The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 48 71 86
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 38 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.39% 0.94% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 1.26% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 17
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £48,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
656 557 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.84% 75.17% 73.71%
Number of salaries quoted 551 489 762
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
Tewkesbury - 7 £40,000 -
Cheltenham -10 6 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Gloucester +1 1 £70,000 +150.00% 1
Continuous Improvement
South West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 29 (47.54%) C#
2 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
3 26 (42.62%) MS Excel
4 20 (32.79%) XML
5 19 (31.15%) Windows
5 19 (31.15%) SQL
6 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
7 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (27.87%) IBM
8 16 (26.23%) Shell Script
8 16 (26.23%) UNIX
9 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
10 14 (22.95%) AIX
10 14 (22.95%) Java
10 14 (22.95%) Oracle
10 14 (22.95%) DB2
10 14 (22.95%) Quality Management
10 14 (22.95%) Management Information System
11 12 (19.67%) Automated Testing
11 12 (19.67%) .NET
11 12 (19.67%) ITIL
12 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
12 11 (18.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 11 (18.03%) Finance
12 11 (18.03%) Korn
13 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
13 10 (16.39%) PKI
13 10 (16.39%) Test Scripting
13 10 (16.39%) Time Management
13 10 (16.39%) Hyper-V

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (13.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) SAS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (42.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) DB2
2 10 (16.39%) MySQL
3 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Subversion
2 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.28%) MSBuild
3 2 (3.28%) Selenium
3 2 (3.28%) NUnit
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Military
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) Software Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Applications Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Test Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Applications Support
5 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Junior
5 3 (4.92%) Coordinator
5 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Junior Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Build and Release Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Release Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.79%) XML
2 12 (19.67%) .NET
3 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
4 10 (16.39%) XSD
4 10 (16.39%) XSLT
4 10 (16.39%) J2EE
4 10 (16.39%) HTML
5 6 (9.84%) jQuery
5 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (9.84%) Backbone.js
6 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Management Information System
2 10 (16.39%) PKI
3 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.92%) CMDB
5 2 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Windows
2 16 (26.23%) UNIX
3 14 (22.95%) AIX
4 10 (16.39%) Linux
5 3 (4.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
2 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
4 14 (22.95%) Quality Management
5 12 (19.67%) Automated Testing
5 12 (19.67%) ITIL
6 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
6 10 (16.39%) Test Scripting
6 10 (16.39%) Time Management
6 10 (16.39%) Information Security
6 10 (16.39%) Waterfall
6 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
7 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
7 8 (13.11%) Web Development
8 7 (11.48%) Change Management
8 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.48%) Project Management
9 6 (9.84%) Service Management
9 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) C#
2 19 (31.15%) SQL
3 16 (26.23%) Shell Script
4 14 (22.95%) Java
5 11 (18.03%) Korn
6 10 (16.39%) Python
6 10 (16.39%) C++
6 10 (16.39%) C
7 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.92%) AWK
8 3 (4.92%) sed
9 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) ISEB
1 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
1 10 (16.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (13.11%) DV Cleared
3 7 (11.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) SLA
2 4 (6.56%) QA
3 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.28%) Basel II
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (13.11%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.92%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.87%) IBM
3 14 (22.95%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Teradata
4 2 (3.28%) Business Objects
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + £5K Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Company bonus + Private Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + pension, death in service.
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago