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 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 99 110 108
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 52 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.32% 1.51% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.98% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 30
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,600 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,346 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +8.75%
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
1692 1922 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 75.37% 76.15% 79.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1537 1559
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 £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 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 May 2015.

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 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
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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 +13 11 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Welwyn Garden City -9 11 - -
Rickmansworth -7 8 £33,000 +17.85%
Hemel Hempstead -13 3 - - 1
Hertford - 3 - -
Stevenage - 3 £21,500 -
Borehamwood +4 2 £24,250 -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 57 (50.89%) Microsoft
2 45 (40.18%) Finance
3 38 (33.93%) SQL
3 38 (33.93%) MS Excel
4 35 (31.25%) Windows
5 33 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (24.11%) SQL Server
7 22 (19.64%) Project Management
7 22 (19.64%) Scrum
8 20 (17.86%) Knowledge Management
8 20 (17.86%) ITIL
8 20 (17.86%) MS Office
8 20 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 19 (16.96%) PRINCE2
9 19 (16.96%) .NET
9 19 (16.96%) T-SQL
10 17 (15.18%) Telecoms
10 17 (15.18%) Data Protection
11 16 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 15 (13.39%) ISEB
12 15 (13.39%) MS Visio
12 15 (13.39%) Change Management
12 15 (13.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (13.39%) Retail
12 15 (13.39%) Asset Management
12 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
13 14 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (11.61%) Management Information System
14 13 (11.61%) Oracle

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (11.61%) IIS
2 12 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.82%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (5.36%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.57%) K2 blackpearl
7 4 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.89%) CMS
9 1 (0.89%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.89%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.89%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 38 (33.93%) MS Excel
2 20 (17.86%) MS Office
3 15 (13.39%) MS Visio
4 14 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (8.04%) CA PPM
2 8 (7.14%) Maximo
3 1 (0.89%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.89%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.89%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Office 365
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.36%) Unified Communications
2 6 (5.36%) HTTPS
2 6 (5.36%) HTTP
2 6 (5.36%) LAN
2 6 (5.36%) WAN
3 5 (4.46%) Intranet
4 4 (3.57%) MPLS
4 4 (3.57%) Wireless
5 3 (2.68%) DHCP
5 3 (2.68%) VoIP
5 3 (2.68%) DNS
5 3 (2.68%) Internet
5 3 (2.68%) DSL
6 2 (1.79%) SMS
7 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.89%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (8.04%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.68%) OLAP
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.89%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.36%) Rational Rose
3 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.79%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.89%) Selenium
6 1 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 45 (40.18%) Finance
2 17 (15.18%) Telecoms
3 15 (13.39%) Retail
4 8 (7.14%) Banking
4 8 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.57%) Advertising
6 2 (1.79%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.79%) Electronics
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Law
7 1 (0.89%) Legal
7 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (36.61%) Analyst
2 12 (10.71%) Business Analyst
3 11 (9.82%) Developer
4 10 (8.93%) Service Manager
4 10 (8.93%) Test Analyst
4 10 (8.93%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.04%) Software Developer
6 8 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.36%) Technical Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) Administrator
9 5 (4.46%) Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.46%) Product Specialist
10 4 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.57%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) .NET
2 12 (10.71%) HTML
3 6 (5.36%) XML
4 5 (4.46%) CSS
4 5 (4.46%) XSL
4 5 (4.46%) Ajax
4 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.68%) J2EE
6 2 (1.79%) XSLT
7 1 (0.89%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.89%) COM
7 1 (0.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.61%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.68%) PMI
4 3 (2.68%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.79%) FMCG
5 2 (1.79%) Blog
5 2 (1.79%) IVR
5 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.89%) EPoS
6 1 (0.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (31.25%) Windows
2 13 (11.61%) Linux
3 11 (9.82%) Windows 7
4 8 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.57%) UNIX
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.64%) Project Management
2 22 (19.64%) Scrum
3 20 (17.86%) Knowledge Management
3 20 (17.86%) ITIL
3 20 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 19 (16.96%) PRINCE2
5 17 (15.18%) Data Protection
6 15 (13.39%) Change Management
6 15 (13.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (13.39%) Asset Management
7 14 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (11.61%) Capacity Management
9 12 (10.71%) Problem Management
9 12 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (9.82%) Configuration Management
10 11 (9.82%) Time Management
10 11 (9.82%) Test Planning
10 11 (9.82%) Line Management
11 10 (8.93%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.93%) SQL
2 19 (16.96%) T-SQL
3 11 (9.82%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.93%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.93%) PL/SQL
4 10 (8.93%) C#
5 7 (6.25%) C++
6 6 (5.36%) Java
7 2 (1.79%) Python
7 2 (1.79%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (0.89%) VB
8 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.89%) VB6
8 1 (0.89%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) ISEB
2 10 (8.93%) Degree
2 10 (8.93%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.57%) CISMP
3 4 (3.57%) CISA
3 4 (3.57%) CISM
3 4 (3.57%) CISSP
4 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.89%) APMP
6 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.04%) QA
3 8 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (8.04%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.36%) SCOM
3 3 (2.68%) WSUS
4 1 (0.89%) Puppet
4 1 (0.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 57 (50.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.61%) Oracle
3 11 (9.82%) IBM
4 7 (6.25%) Cisco
5 3 (2.68%) SAP
6 2 (1.79%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.79%) Progress
7 1 (0.89%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.89%) Planview
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