The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 41 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +12
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 118 41 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.93% 1.99% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 2.62% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 87 13 40
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,800 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,861 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -6.97%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1909 1562 2134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.71% 75.90% 74.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1206 1704
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Watford +15 39 £42,000 -21.49% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 19 £42,500 - 3
Potters Bar - 6 £75,500 -
Rickmansworth +6 5 £65,000 +154.90% 1
Welwyn Garden City -3 4 £51,750 +3.50%
Baldock - 2 £35,000 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 61 (38.61%) Finance
2 47 (29.75%) Change Management
3 39 (24.68%) Project Management
4 32 (20.25%) Microsoft
5 29 (18.35%) SQL
5 29 (18.35%) Retail
6 25 (15.82%) Manufacturing
7 22 (13.92%) Java
7 22 (13.92%) SQL Server
7 22 (13.92%) E-Commerce
8 21 (13.29%) SAP
9 18 (11.39%) Legal
10 17 (10.76%) CMS
10 17 (10.76%) Data Management
10 17 (10.76%) PRINCE2
10 17 (10.76%) C#
10 17 (10.76%) SharePoint
11 16 (10.13%) T-SQL
11 16 (10.13%) ITIL
11 16 (10.13%) Windows
12 15 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (8.86%) MS Office
13 14 (8.86%) MS Excel
13 14 (8.86%) Management Information System
14 13 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (8.23%) Practice Management
14 13 (8.23%) Content Management
14 13 (8.23%) Waterfall
15 12 (7.59%) Time Management
15 12 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (10.76%) CMS
1 17 (10.76%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.33%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.70%) SAP Portal
4 6 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (3.80%) TPMS
5 5 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.63%) Lync
7 1 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.63%) Apache
7 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (8.86%) MS Office
1 14 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.06%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.16%) SAP FI
1 5 (3.16%) SAP MM
2 4 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.53%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.90%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.53%) Responsys
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.43%) SAN
2 6 (3.80%) Firewall
2 6 (3.80%) Unified Communications
3 5 (3.16%) LAN
3 5 (3.16%) WAN
3 5 (3.16%) Intranet
4 4 (2.53%) Internet
4 4 (2.53%) SMS
4 4 (2.53%) DNS
5 3 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (1.90%) DHCP
5 3 (1.90%) IPv4
5 3 (1.90%) MPLS
6 2 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.27%) Wireless
6 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.63%) 4G
7 1 (0.63%) Broadband
7 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.59%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.16%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.27%) MySQL
5 2 (1.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.53%) Maven
2 4 (2.53%) NetBeans
2 4 (2.53%) Rational Rose
2 4 (2.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.27%) JIRA
3 2 (1.27%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.27%) Selenium
4 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.63%) Firebug
4 1 (0.63%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.63%) Hudson
4 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 61 (38.61%) Finance
2 29 (18.35%) Retail
3 25 (15.82%) Manufacturing
4 18 (11.39%) Legal
5 8 (5.06%) Automotive
6 5 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.53%) Marketing
7 4 (2.53%) Games
7 4 (2.53%) Banking
8 3 (1.90%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (30.38%) Analyst
2 17 (10.76%) Project Manager
2 17 (10.76%) Developer
2 17 (10.76%) SAP Analyst
3 14 (8.86%) Business Analyst
3 14 (8.86%) Team Leader
4 9 (5.70%) Technical Manager
4 9 (5.70%) Documentation Manager
5 8 (5.06%) Architect
6 6 (3.80%) E-Commerce Manager
6 6 (3.80%) Incident Manager
6 6 (3.80%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 6 (3.80%) Support Manager
6 6 (3.80%) Senior Developer
6 6 (3.80%) Audit Manager
6 6 (3.80%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (3.16%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (2.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 4 (2.53%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.96%) .NET
2 10 (6.33%) J2EE
3 9 (5.70%) EDI
3 9 (5.70%) SAP ALE
4 6 (3.80%) .NET Framework
4 6 (3.80%) HTML
5 4 (2.53%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (2.53%) Web Services
5 4 (2.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.53%) GWT
5 4 (2.53%) RESTful
6 2 (1.27%) CSS
7 1 (0.63%) HTML5
7 1 (0.63%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.63%) jQuery
7 1 (0.63%) MooTools
7 1 (0.63%) CSS3
7 1 (0.63%) JSP
7 1 (0.63%) XML
7 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.16%) Mathematics
2 5 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.53%) Physics
3 4 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.53%) Data Conversion
3 4 (2.53%) Social Media
4 3 (1.90%) Clustering
5 2 (1.27%) Statistics
5 2 (1.27%) IVR
5 2 (1.27%) EPoS
6 1 (0.63%) PKI
6 1 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.13%) Windows
2 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (2.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.90%) HPUX
4 2 (1.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.27%) UNIX
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.63%) Linux
5 1 (0.63%) AIX
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.75%) Change Management
2 39 (24.68%) Project Management
3 22 (13.92%) E-Commerce
4 17 (10.76%) Data Management
4 17 (10.76%) PRINCE2
5 16 (10.13%) ITIL
6 15 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (8.23%) Practice Management
7 13 (8.23%) Content Management
7 13 (8.23%) Waterfall
8 12 (7.59%) Time Management
9 11 (6.96%) Process Management
9 11 (6.96%) Workflow
9 11 (6.96%) Scrum
10 10 (6.33%) Programme Management
10 10 (6.33%) TDD
10 10 (6.33%) Test Scripting
10 10 (6.33%) Master Data Management
11 9 (5.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.35%) SQL
2 22 (13.92%) Java
3 17 (10.76%) C#
4 16 (10.13%) T-SQL
5 10 (6.33%) ABAP
5 10 (6.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.80%) VB
7 2 (1.27%) Erlang
8 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.63%) C++
8 1 (0.63%) Perl
8 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (6.96%) Degree
2 9 (5.70%) ISEB
3 8 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (2.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.90%) CCNA
5 3 (1.90%) MCITP
5 3 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.63%) APMP
7 1 (0.63%) VCP4
7 1 (0.63%) VCP5
7 1 (0.63%) MCSE
7 1 (0.63%) MCSA
7 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.63%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.80%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.80%) COSO
4 3 (1.90%) QA
5 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.16%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.63%) XenApp
5 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.63%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (5.06%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.29%) SAP
3 12 (7.59%) Oracle
4 10 (6.33%) VMware
5 9 (5.70%) IBM
6 7 (4.43%) Citrix
7 6 (3.80%) Cisco
8 5 (3.16%) Planview
9 4 (2.53%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.90%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.90%) Brocade
11 2 (1.27%) Agilent
11 2 (1.27%) HP
11 2 (1.27%) Dell
12 1 (0.63%) hybris
12 1 (0.63%) Adobe
12 1 (0.63%) EMC
12 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.63%) Clearswift
12 1 (0.63%) JD Edwards
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £27000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arqiva
Salary: bonus & corporate benefits
Posted: 10 days ago