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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 125 156 174
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2355 2056 1679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.36% 1.87% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.29% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 1539 1229
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,805 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,700 £73,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,346 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +8.75%
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
83174 89930 81696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.46% 82.01% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68342 73659 67938
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +13 811 £55,000 -4.34% 80
South East +37 558 £55,000 +22.22% 84
Yorkshire +42 191 £41,250 +3.12% 33
East Midlands +34 185 £45,000 +9.75% 33
East of England +11 180 £45,000 -1.09% 26
North West +42 164 £40,000 +11.11% 50
South West +1 138 £46,377 +5.40% 48
West Midlands -9 127 £45,000 -0.55% 39
North East -4 4 £40,000 +26.98% 8
Midlands -3 2 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1391 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1341 (28.50%) Finance
3 860 (18.27%) Project Management
4 852 (18.10%) Degree
5 834 (17.72%) ITIL
6 794 (16.87%) SQL
7 684 (14.53%) Microsoft
8 631 (13.41%) Service Delivery
9 602 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
10 560 (11.90%) Java
11 552 (11.73%) Scrum
12 549 (11.67%) QA
13 516 (10.96%) .NET
14 511 (10.86%) JavaScript
15 498 (10.58%) Windows
16 496 (10.54%) SQL Server
17 495 (10.52%) MS Excel
18 474 (10.07%) C#
18 474 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
19 463 (9.84%) Service Management
20 462 (9.82%) HTML
21 452 (9.60%) Mentoring
22 438 (9.31%) Oracle
23 431 (9.16%) TDD
24 428 (9.09%) PRINCE2
25 372 (7.90%) Change Management
26 366 (7.78%) Retail
27 362 (7.69%) Coaching
28 354 (7.52%) E-Commerce
29 353 (7.50%) Business Analysis

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 129 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 105 (2.23%) IIS
3 100 (2.12%) Node.js
4 89 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 72 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 65 (1.38%) Apache
7 64 (1.36%) WebSphere
8 53 (1.13%) Apache Solr
9 52 (1.10%) CMS
10 51 (1.08%) Confluence
11 45 (0.96%) nginx
12 40 (0.85%) Lync
13 39 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
14 35 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
15 31 (0.66%) SAS
16 29 (0.62%) JBoss
17 28 (0.59%) WebLogic
18 27 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
19 25 (0.53%) Drupal
20 24 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 495 (10.52%) MS Excel
2 213 (4.53%) MS Office
3 151 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 126 (2.68%) MS Project
5 114 (2.42%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.13%) Mingle
7 6 (0.13%) SPSS
8 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.085%) FastStats
10 3 (0.064%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.042%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.042%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.042%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.021%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.021%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.021%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 61 (1.30%) SAP FI
2 60 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 60 (1.27%) SAP CO
3 50 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 41 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
5 32 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
6 31 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
7 28 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 28 (0.59%) SAP SCM
8 23 (0.49%) SAP PS
8 23 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
9 22 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
10 21 (0.45%) SAP MM
11 17 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
12 16 (0.34%) SAP SD
13 15 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 15 (0.32%) SAP HCM
13 15 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
14 13 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
15 11 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 125 (2.66%) SaaS
2 78 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 62 (1.32%) GitHub
5 52 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (0.72%) IaaS
7 28 (0.59%) PaaS
8 26 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (0.51%) Office 365
10 19 (0.40%) Amazon S3
11 17 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
12 12 (0.25%) Taleo
13 9 (0.19%) Force.com
14 8 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
15 7 (0.15%) Yammer
16 6 (0.13%) Boomi
16 6 (0.13%) iPaaS
17 5 (0.11%) Google Analytics
18 4 (0.085%) Amazon ELB
18 4 (0.085%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 122 (2.59%) Firewall
2 111 (2.36%) SAN
3 108 (2.29%) Internet
4 103 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 78 (1.66%) WAN
5 78 (1.66%) LAN
6 77 (1.64%) HTTP
7 71 (1.51%) VPN
8 69 (1.47%) MPLS
9 62 (1.32%) DNS
9 62 (1.32%) VoIP
10 51 (1.08%) Wireless
11 44 (0.93%) SSL
12 41 (0.87%) DHCP
12 41 (0.87%) Unified Communications
13 37 (0.79%) FTP
14 34 (0.72%) Intranet
15 31 (0.66%) Network Security
16 30 (0.64%) Cisco IOS
17 22 (0.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 151 (3.21%) MySQL
3 146 (3.10%) MongoDB
4 143 (3.04%) Relational Database
5 139 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
6 113 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 110 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 106 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 95 (2.02%) Oracle Database
10 72 (1.53%) NoSQL
11 68 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
12 64 (1.36%) RDBMS
13 55 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 49 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
15 46 (0.98%) Big Data
16 44 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
17 41 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
17 41 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
18 39 (0.83%) DB2
19 34 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 216 (4.59%) Git (software)
2 184 (3.91%) Selenium
3 124 (2.63%) JIRA
4 122 (2.59%) Jenkins
5 116 (2.46%) Cucumber
6 104 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 93 (1.98%) Visual Studio
8 86 (1.83%) NUnit
8 86 (1.83%) Subversion
9 82 (1.74%) TeamCity
9 82 (1.74%) JUnit
9 82 (1.74%) Maven
10 64 (1.36%) WebDriver
11 50 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
12 47 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
13 45 (0.96%) Hudson
14 38 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
15 37 (0.79%) Jasmine
16 33 (0.70%) PhantomJS
17 30 (0.64%) Appium
General
1 1341 (28.50%) Finance
2 366 (7.78%) Retail
3 305 (6.48%) Telecoms
4 242 (5.14%) Marketing
5 214 (4.55%) Banking
6 158 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 136 (2.89%) Legal
8 118 (2.51%) Back Office
9 101 (2.15%) Law
10 98 (2.08%) Publishing
11 91 (1.93%) Games
12 77 (1.64%) Advertising
13 69 (1.47%) Automotive
14 48 (1.02%) Electronics
15 47 (1.00%) Billing
16 43 (0.91%) Military
17 42 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
18 35 (0.74%) Financial Institution
19 34 (0.72%) General Ledger
20 32 (0.68%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 838 (17.81%) Analyst
2 683 (14.51%) Developer
3 315 (6.69%) Project Manager
4 298 (6.33%) Business Analyst
5 287 (6.10%) Service Manager
6 198 (4.21%) Architect
7 181 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 161 (3.42%) Delivery Manager
9 129 (2.74%) Java Developer
10 124 (2.63%) Support Analyst
11 119 (2.53%) Software Engineer
12 107 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
13 99 (2.10%) Consultant
13 99 (2.10%) Programme Manager
13 99 (2.10%) .NET Developer
14 98 (2.08%) Test Analyst
15 97 (2.06%) Team Leader
16 92 (1.95%) Solutions Architect
17 86 (1.83%) Services Delivery Manager
18 84 (1.78%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 516 (10.96%) .NET
2 462 (9.82%) HTML
3 342 (7.27%) CSS
4 321 (6.82%) Web Services
5 289 (6.14%) XML
6 228 (4.84%) ASP.NET
7 188 (3.99%) HTML5
8 175 (3.72%) Spring
9 162 (3.44%) REST
10 150 (3.19%) jQuery
11 125 (2.66%) JSON
12 120 (2.55%) AngularJS
12 120 (2.55%) CSS3
13 118 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 113 (2.40%) SOAP
15 101 (2.15%) J2EE
16 98 (2.08%) .NET Framework
17 82 (1.74%) Hibernate
18 74 (1.57%) Middleware
19 70 (1.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 602 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
2 328 (6.97%) Management Information System
3 260 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 189 (4.02%) Open Source
5 146 (3.10%) User Experience
6 127 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 81 (1.72%) Visualisation
8 79 (1.68%) PMI
9 71 (1.51%) Blackberry
10 69 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
11 68 (1.44%) FMCG
12 66 (1.40%) Social Media
13 54 (1.15%) Data Structures
14 49 (1.04%) Blog
15 48 (1.02%) NHS
16 45 (0.96%) Replication
17 43 (0.91%) Online Games
18 40 (0.85%) BBC
19 39 (0.83%) Mainframe
20 38 (0.81%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 498 (10.58%) Windows
2 298 (6.33%) Linux
3 195 (4.14%) UNIX
4 93 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 82 (1.74%) Android
6 76 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 75 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 51 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (0.70%) Debian
11 31 (0.66%) Windows 8
12 23 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (0.42%) AIX
14 19 (0.40%) Windows XP
15 18 (0.38%) VMS
16 17 (0.36%) Solaris
17 16 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 15 (0.32%) Mac OS X
19 11 (0.23%) CentOS
20 10 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1391 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 860 (18.27%) Project Management
3 834 (17.72%) ITIL
4 631 (13.41%) Service Delivery
5 552 (11.73%) Scrum
6 474 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 463 (9.84%) Service Management
8 452 (9.60%) Mentoring
9 431 (9.16%) TDD
10 428 (9.09%) PRINCE2
11 372 (7.90%) Change Management
12 362 (7.69%) Coaching
13 354 (7.52%) E-Commerce
14 353 (7.50%) Business Analysis
15 323 (6.86%) Software Engineering
16 318 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
17 289 (6.14%) Line Management
18 285 (6.06%) BDD
19 256 (5.44%) OO
20 252 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 794 (16.87%) SQL
2 560 (11.90%) Java
3 511 (10.86%) JavaScript
4 474 (10.07%) C#
5 149 (3.17%) T-SQL
6 148 (3.14%) C++
6 148 (3.14%) Ruby
7 116 (2.46%) Python
8 106 (2.25%) PL/SQL
9 103 (2.19%) PHP
10 102 (2.17%) C
11 81 (1.72%) Perl
12 61 (1.30%) PowerShell
13 52 (1.10%) Groovy
13 52 (1.10%) Shell Script
13 52 (1.10%) VB.NET
14 50 (1.06%) VB
15 39 (0.83%) Scala
16 31 (0.66%) Bash Shell
17 29 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 852 (18.10%) Degree
2 199 (4.23%) ISEB
3 176 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
4 144 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 141 (3.00%) PMI Certification
6 116 (2.46%) ISTQB
7 105 (2.23%) SC Cleared
8 100 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 92 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
10 87 (1.85%) PMP
11 67 (1.42%) MCSE
12 62 (1.32%) CISSP
12 62 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 61 (1.30%) DV Cleared
14 57 (1.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 50 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 50 (1.06%) CCNA
16 48 (1.02%) CISM
17 45 (0.96%) CISA
18 44 (0.93%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 549 (11.67%) QA
2 307 (6.52%) SLA
3 159 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 93 (1.98%) ISO 9001
5 50 (1.06%) ISO 14001
6 33 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 32 (0.68%) ISO 9000
8 28 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 23 (0.49%) COBIT
10 18 (0.38%) P3O
11 13 (0.28%) Data Quality
12 8 (0.17%) Basel II
13 6 (0.13%) PMBOK
14 4 (0.085%) FISMA
15 2 (0.042%) WCAG
15 2 (0.042%) Val IT
15 2 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 1 (0.021%) 21 CFR Part 11
16 1 (0.021%) GMP
16 1 (0.021%) GxP
System Software
1 181 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 139 (2.95%) Active Directory
3 52 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 38 (0.81%) vSphere
5 28 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 24 (0.51%) XenApp
7 21 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
8 17 (0.36%) XenDesktop
9 15 (0.32%) vCloud
10 13 (0.28%) XenServer
11 12 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.21%) Docker
13 6 (0.13%) VMware ESX
13 6 (0.13%) Firmware
14 4 (0.085%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.085%) KVM
14 4 (0.085%) Varnish
14 4 (0.085%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.064%) IAG
15 3 (0.064%) Xen
Systems Management
1 67 (1.42%) Puppet
2 64 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (1.32%) SCCM
4 59 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
5 31 (0.66%) SCOM
6 24 (0.51%) Vagrant
7 16 (0.34%) Ansible
8 15 (0.32%) Data Guard
9 13 (0.28%) Nagios
9 13 (0.28%) Graphite
10 12 (0.25%) SCOrch
11 11 (0.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 10 (0.21%) Tivoli
13 9 (0.19%) Kibana
13 9 (0.19%) WSUS
14 8 (0.17%) ZABBIX
14 8 (0.17%) logstash
14 8 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 7 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
16 5 (0.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 684 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 438 (9.31%) Oracle
3 231 (4.91%) SAP
4 207 (4.40%) VMware
5 145 (3.08%) Cisco
6 104 (2.21%) HP
7 90 (1.91%) Citrix
8 85 (1.81%) IBM
9 76 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 46 (0.98%) Business Objects
11 43 (0.91%) Google
12 35 (0.74%) Informatica
13 34 (0.72%) NetApp
14 32 (0.68%) Red Hat
15 29 (0.62%) Adobe
15 29 (0.62%) 3PAR
16 28 (0.59%) ServiceNow
17 24 (0.51%) Huawei
17 24 (0.51%) Avaya
18 22 (0.47%) Atlassian
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Technip
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Technip
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Precise Placements Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: bonus, Benefits, shares
Posted: 11 hours ago
Suffolk
Ifftner Solutions
Salary: commission
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Trainline
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Resource Solutions - Visa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
BPR Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £34,000 per annum Good Benefits & Great Team!
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
BPR Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
BPR Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Good Bonus & Private Medical (BUPA)
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
C4 Commerce
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £negbens
Posted: 2 days ago