The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 122 134 159
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2441 2291 1809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.40% 2.15% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 2.60% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 1601 1315
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,500 £72,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Continuous Improvement
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86687 88196 80823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.84% 81.86%
Number of salaries quoted 72435 71039 66912
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in England

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the England region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in England

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in England

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 862 £55,750 +1.36% 116
South East +3 495 £50,000 +13.63% 79
North West +75 258 £45,500 +5.81% 26
Yorkshire +80 209 £45,000 +38.46% 24
East of England -7 187 £50,000 +11.11% 18
East Midlands +9 158 £42,500 -5.55% 23
South West -41 144 £45,000 +5.88% 37
West Midlands -15 105 £42,500 -1.16% 21
North East +2 19 £37,500 -12.79% 11
Midlands -7 12 £55,000 +57.14%
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement.

1 1550 (31.81%) Agile Software Development
2 1438 (29.51%) Finance
3 928 (19.04%) ITIL
4 890 (18.26%) Degree
5 853 (17.50%) Project Management
6 820 (16.83%) SQL
7 664 (13.63%) Java
8 660 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
9 617 (12.66%) Microsoft
10 613 (12.58%) Scrum
11 554 (11.37%) Service Delivery
12 522 (10.71%) JavaScript
13 517 (10.61%) QA
14 506 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 496 (10.18%) TDD
16 491 (10.08%) Service Management
17 488 (10.01%) Windows
18 482 (9.89%) .NET
19 472 (9.69%) MS Excel
20 465 (9.54%) Change Management
21 464 (9.52%) SDLC
22 460 (9.44%) Oracle
23 456 (9.36%) C#
24 455 (9.34%) SQL Server
25 454 (9.32%) HTML
25 454 (9.32%) PRINCE2
26 432 (8.87%) Retail
27 413 (8.48%) Software Engineering
28 406 (8.33%) Mentoring
29 400 (8.21%) Coaching

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 139 (2.85%) SharePoint
2 123 (2.52%) Node.js
3 106 (2.18%) IIS
4 81 (1.66%) Apache
5 66 (1.35%) MS Exchange
6 64 (1.31%) Apache Solr
7 60 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 53 (1.09%) CMS
8 53 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 49 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
10 47 (0.96%) WebLogic
11 46 (0.94%) Confluence
12 36 (0.74%) nginx
13 33 (0.68%) Documentum
13 33 (0.68%) SAS
14 30 (0.62%) Lync
15 21 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
15 21 (0.43%) OpenStack
16 20 (0.41%) JBoss
17 19 (0.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 472 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 219 (4.49%) MS Office
3 121 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 120 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 116 (2.38%) MS Project
6 27 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 15 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
9 5 (0.10%) Mingle
10 3 (0.062%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.062%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.062%) RoboHelp
10 3 (0.062%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.041%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.041%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.021%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.021%) FastStats
12 1 (0.021%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.021%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 47 (0.96%) SAP FI
2 46 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 46 (0.94%) SAP CO
3 28 (0.57%) SAP SCM
4 23 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 21 (0.43%) SAP MM
6 19 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 18 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
8 15 (0.31%) SAP SD
8 15 (0.31%) JDE OneWorld
8 15 (0.31%) SAP ERP
9 12 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
9 12 (0.25%) Endur
10 11 (0.23%) SAP PS
10 11 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
11 10 (0.21%) Primavera
12 9 (0.18%) SAP HR
12 9 (0.18%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 110 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (2.09%) SaaS
3 66 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (0.96%) GitHub
5 40 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 37 (0.76%) Office 365
7 32 (0.66%) IaaS
8 20 (0.41%) PaaS
9 15 (0.31%) Route 53
9 15 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
10 11 (0.23%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.12%) Force.com
11 6 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.12%) iPaaS
11 6 (0.12%) Boomi
12 5 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.082%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 137 (2.81%) Internet
2 126 (2.59%) Firewall
3 113 (2.32%) TCP/IP
4 92 (1.89%) SAN
5 82 (1.68%) DNS
6 74 (1.52%) HTTP
7 69 (1.42%) LAN
7 69 (1.42%) WAN
8 66 (1.35%) VPN
9 60 (1.23%) MPLS
10 54 (1.11%) Network Security
11 48 (0.99%) Wireless
12 41 (0.84%) VoIP
12 41 (0.84%) DHCP
13 37 (0.76%) Intranet
14 36 (0.74%) BGP
15 34 (0.70%) OSPF
16 31 (0.64%) IPsec
17 29 (0.60%) SSL
18 26 (0.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 455 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 187 (3.84%) MongoDB
3 166 (3.41%) MySQL
4 139 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 132 (2.71%) Relational Database
5 132 (2.71%) Oracle Database
6 127 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 121 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
8 109 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 109 (2.24%) Big Data
9 76 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 71 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 70 (1.44%) NoSQL
12 63 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
13 52 (1.07%) RDBMS
14 48 (0.99%) Hadoop
15 46 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
16 44 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
17 41 (0.84%) OLAP
17 41 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 251 (5.15%) Git (software)
2 164 (3.37%) Selenium
3 157 (3.22%) JIRA
4 147 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 105 (2.15%) Jenkins
6 104 (2.13%) JUnit
7 100 (2.05%) Subversion
8 93 (1.91%) Visual Studio
9 91 (1.87%) Cucumber
10 84 (1.72%) TeamCity
10 84 (1.72%) Maven
11 67 (1.37%) NUnit
12 47 (0.96%) WebDriver
13 41 (0.84%) Hudson
13 41 (0.84%) Jasmine
14 38 (0.78%) HP UFT
15 33 (0.68%) SoapUI
16 28 (0.57%) Eclipse
17 27 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
18 26 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1438 (29.51%) Finance
2 432 (8.87%) Retail
3 317 (6.51%) Banking
4 239 (4.90%) Marketing
5 233 (4.78%) Telecoms
6 189 (3.88%) Legal
7 159 (3.26%) Manufacturing
8 116 (2.38%) Games
9 101 (2.07%) Publishing
10 99 (2.03%) Law
11 86 (1.76%) Back Office
12 60 (1.23%) Financial Institution
12 60 (1.23%) Advertising
13 57 (1.17%) Billing
14 56 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 53 (1.09%) Automotive
15 53 (1.09%) Investment Banking
16 46 (0.94%) Electronics
17 37 (0.76%) Front Office
18 35 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 776 (15.92%) Analyst
2 723 (14.84%) Developer
3 327 (6.71%) Service Manager
4 322 (6.61%) Project Manager
5 302 (6.20%) Business Analyst
6 254 (5.21%) Senior Developer
7 218 (4.47%) Architect
8 180 (3.69%) Software Engineer
9 148 (3.04%) Senior Analyst
10 144 (2.96%) Java Developer
11 135 (2.77%) Delivery Manager
12 118 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
13 114 (2.34%) .NET Developer
14 111 (2.28%) Consultant
15 108 (2.22%) Team Leader
16 94 (1.93%) Senior Manager
17 92 (1.89%) Support Analyst
18 91 (1.87%) ScrumMaster
19 90 (1.85%) Test Manager
19 90 (1.85%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 482 (9.89%) .NET
2 454 (9.32%) HTML
3 360 (7.39%) Web Services
4 358 (7.35%) CSS
5 282 (5.79%) XML
6 207 (4.25%) ASP.NET
7 203 (4.17%) Spring
8 198 (4.06%) HTML5
9 190 (3.90%) jQuery
10 186 (3.82%) REST
11 151 (3.10%) AngularJS
12 131 (2.69%) CSS3
13 124 (2.54%) SOAP
14 112 (2.30%) J2EE
15 109 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 107 (2.20%) JSON
17 99 (2.03%) Hibernate
18 98 (2.01%) .NET Framework
19 95 (1.95%) Middleware
20 92 (1.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 660 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
2 349 (7.16%) Management Information System
3 301 (6.18%) Computer Science
4 192 (3.94%) Data Centre
5 180 (3.69%) User Experience
6 100 (2.05%) Visualisation
7 71 (1.46%) Data Structures
7 71 (1.46%) PMI
8 69 (1.42%) Mobile App
9 68 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 68 (1.40%) Mathematics
10 62 (1.27%) Blackberry
11 58 (1.19%) NHS
12 56 (1.15%) FMCG
13 48 (0.99%) Algorithms
14 47 (0.96%) Social Media
14 47 (0.96%) PKI
15 43 (0.88%) Statistics
16 42 (0.86%) BBC
17 39 (0.80%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 488 (10.01%) Windows
2 397 (8.15%) Linux
3 260 (5.34%) UNIX
4 84 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 70 (1.44%) Android
7 61 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 48 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 45 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (0.80%) CentOS
11 36 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 34 (0.70%) Debian
13 27 (0.55%) Ubuntu
14 25 (0.51%) Windows 8
15 24 (0.49%) Solaris
16 21 (0.43%) Windows XP
17 15 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 12 (0.25%) Mac OS X
19 10 (0.21%) AIX
20 8 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1550 (31.81%) Agile Software Development
2 928 (19.04%) ITIL
3 853 (17.50%) Project Management
4 613 (12.58%) Scrum
5 554 (11.37%) Service Delivery
6 506 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 496 (10.18%) TDD
8 491 (10.08%) Service Management
9 465 (9.54%) Change Management
10 464 (9.52%) SDLC
11 454 (9.32%) PRINCE2
12 413 (8.48%) Software Engineering
13 406 (8.33%) Mentoring
14 400 (8.21%) Coaching
15 352 (7.22%) Line Management
16 350 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
17 349 (7.16%) E-Commerce
18 301 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
19 270 (5.54%) Business Analysis
20 260 (5.34%) OO
Programming Languages
1 820 (16.83%) SQL
2 664 (13.63%) Java
3 522 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 456 (9.36%) C#
5 201 (4.12%) Python
6 187 (3.84%) T-SQL
7 186 (3.82%) C++
8 156 (3.20%) C
9 144 (2.96%) PHP
10 143 (2.93%) Ruby
11 128 (2.63%) Perl
12 95 (1.95%) PL/SQL
13 85 (1.74%) Bash Shell
14 75 (1.54%) Shell Script
15 53 (1.09%) Groovy
16 51 (1.05%) PowerShell
17 49 (1.01%) Scala
18 48 (0.99%) VB.NET
19 46 (0.94%) VB
20 45 (0.92%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 890 (18.26%) Degree
2 172 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
3 171 (3.51%) ISEB
4 151 (3.10%) Security Cleared
5 149 (3.06%) PMI Certification
6 119 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 107 (2.20%) ISTQB
8 94 (1.93%) PMP
9 85 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
10 71 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 62 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 60 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 55 (1.13%) MCSE
14 53 (1.09%) CISSP
15 44 (0.90%) CCNA
16 42 (0.86%) CCNP
17 41 (0.84%) DV Cleared
18 40 (0.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
19 39 (0.80%) CISA
20 38 (0.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 517 (10.61%) QA
2 244 (5.01%) SLA
3 116 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 52 (1.07%) ISO 9001
5 35 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 31 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 26 (0.53%) P3O
8 24 (0.49%) ISO 14001
9 20 (0.41%) COBIT
10 17 (0.35%) ISO 9000
11 16 (0.33%) PMBOK
12 10 (0.21%) Data Quality
13 7 (0.14%) TickIT
14 6 (0.12%) Basel II
15 4 (0.082%) WCAG
16 2 (0.041%) BS25999
16 2 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 2 (0.041%) GxP
16 2 (0.041%) Val IT
16 2 (0.041%) COSO
System Software
1 205 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 151 (3.10%) Active Directory
3 66 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 35 (0.72%) vSphere
5 24 (0.49%) Docker
6 23 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 21 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
9 18 (0.37%) XenApp
10 16 (0.33%) VMware ESX
11 12 (0.25%) Varnish
12 11 (0.23%) NFS
13 10 (0.21%) HDFS
14 9 (0.18%) Firmware
15 8 (0.16%) vCloud
16 7 (0.14%) Terminal Services
16 7 (0.14%) XenServer
17 6 (0.12%) XenDesktop
17 6 (0.12%) VMware Server
17 6 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 105 (2.15%) Puppet
2 78 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
3 48 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (0.90%) SCCM
5 38 (0.78%) Nagios
6 32 (0.66%) Vagrant
7 28 (0.57%) Ansible
8 21 (0.43%) SCOM
9 18 (0.37%) Tivoli
9 18 (0.37%) Graphite
10 15 (0.31%) ZABBIX
11 13 (0.27%) Data Guard
12 8 (0.16%) Kibana
12 8 (0.16%) logstash
13 6 (0.12%) EMC VPLEX
13 6 (0.12%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (0.12%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (0.10%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 617 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 460 (9.44%) Oracle
3 283 (5.81%) SAP
4 251 (5.15%) VMware
5 145 (2.98%) Cisco
6 121 (2.48%) HP
7 90 (1.85%) IBM
8 83 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
9 73 (1.50%) Citrix
10 59 (1.21%) Red Hat
11 42 (0.86%) ServiceNow
12 38 (0.78%) NetApp
13 34 (0.70%) Sybase
13 34 (0.70%) Adobe
14 33 (0.68%) Google
14 33 (0.68%) Splunk
15 28 (0.57%) Juniper
16 26 (0.53%) Sun
17 24 (0.49%) Informatica
18 23 (0.47%) 3PAR
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £100000 Per Annum car allowance + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% Bonus, car, pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £33,000 to £37,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ComputaCenter
Salary: generous benefits scheme
Posted: 3 hours ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
BAE Systems
Posted: 4 hours ago