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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 74 104 116
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 73 30 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.05% 1.57% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 2.10% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 54 12 41
Average salary £50,000 £59,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.96% +29.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,300 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
1859 1431 2377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.62% 74.76% 76.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1129 1985
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 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 26 November 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
(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
Watford +1 28 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Hemel Hempstead +7 17 £50,000 +38.88%
Rickmansworth -6 9 £45,000 -32.33% 1
Welwyn Garden City -5 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £50,000 -
Baldock - 1 £35,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £46,500 -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 67 (36.22%) Finance
2 52 (28.11%) Change Management
3 42 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (20.54%) Microsoft
5 34 (18.38%) Project Management
6 33 (17.84%) SQL
6 33 (17.84%) SQL Server
7 29 (15.68%) Retail
7 29 (15.68%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (14.05%) ITIL
8 26 (14.05%) PRINCE2
9 25 (13.51%) SAP
9 25 (13.51%) C#
10 24 (12.97%) Java
10 24 (12.97%) Windows
10 24 (12.97%) Legal
11 23 (12.43%) Manufacturing
12 22 (11.89%) E-Commerce
12 22 (11.89%) .NET
12 22 (11.89%) MS Office
12 22 (11.89%) Mentoring
13 21 (11.35%) Time Management
14 20 (10.81%) CMS
15 19 (10.27%) T-SQL
15 19 (10.27%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (9.73%) WebSphere
17 17 (9.19%) TDD
17 17 (9.19%) IBM
18 16 (8.65%) Practice Management
18 16 (8.65%) ISO/IEC 27001

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 20 (10.81%) CMS
2 18 (9.73%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.95%) IIS
4 10 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.32%) SAP Portal
6 6 (3.24%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.70%) JBoss
8 4 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.54%) TPMS
10 1 (0.54%) Apache
10 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.54%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (11.89%) MS Office
2 12 (6.49%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (7.03%) SAP MM
2 6 (3.24%) Magento
3 4 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.16%) Temenos T24
4 3 (1.62%) SAP BPC
4 3 (1.62%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.62%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.62%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.54%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.11%) Unified Communications
2 9 (4.86%) Internet
3 8 (4.32%) SAN
4 7 (3.78%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.78%) WAN
4 7 (3.78%) Firewall
5 6 (3.24%) Wireless
6 5 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.16%) LAN
7 4 (2.16%) Intranet
8 3 (1.62%) DNS
8 3 (1.62%) DHCP
8 3 (1.62%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (1.62%) MPLS
8 3 (1.62%) IPv4
9 1 (0.54%) HTTP
9 1 (0.54%) SMS
9 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.95%) SAP BW
3 8 (4.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.70%) DB2
5 4 (2.16%) OLAP
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.54%) MySQL
6 1 (0.54%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (5.95%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.86%) Rational Rose
3 6 (3.24%) Hudson
4 5 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.16%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.62%) JUnit
6 3 (1.62%) NUnit
7 2 (1.08%) Maven
7 2 (1.08%) Ant
7 2 (1.08%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.54%) Selenium
8 1 (0.54%) Firebug
8 1 (0.54%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.54%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (36.22%) Finance
2 29 (15.68%) Retail
3 24 (12.97%) Legal
4 23 (12.43%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.86%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.32%) Automotive
7 6 (3.24%) Games
7 6 (3.24%) Marketing
8 5 (2.70%) Banking
9 2 (1.08%) Law
9 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (30.27%) Analyst
2 25 (13.51%) Developer
3 24 (12.97%) SAP Analyst
4 21 (11.35%) Business Analyst
5 19 (10.27%) Project Manager
6 13 (7.03%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.03%) Team Leader
7 11 (5.95%) Technical Manager
8 9 (4.86%) Incident Manager
9 8 (4.32%) Documentation Manager
9 8 (4.32%) Architect
10 7 (3.78%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.78%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.24%) Audit Manager
12 5 (2.70%) Software Developer
12 5 (2.70%) Test Manager
12 5 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (2.70%) Product Analyst
12 5 (2.70%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.89%) .NET
2 12 (6.49%) J2EE
3 9 (4.86%) .NET Framework
4 8 (4.32%) EDI
4 8 (4.32%) SAP ALE
5 7 (3.78%) XML
6 5 (2.70%) XSL
6 5 (2.70%) HTML
6 5 (2.70%) Ajax
7 4 (2.16%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.62%) Struts
8 3 (1.62%) WCF
8 3 (1.62%) Struts2
9 2 (1.08%) OSGi
9 2 (1.08%) REST
9 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (1.08%) Web Services
9 2 (1.08%) XSD
9 2 (1.08%) SOAP
9 2 (1.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.68%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.70%) User Experience
4 4 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.16%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.16%) Blog
4 4 (2.16%) FMCG
5 3 (1.62%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.62%) Data Conversion
5 3 (1.62%) Clustering
6 1 (0.54%) IVR
6 1 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.97%) Windows
2 5 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.16%) Linux
4 3 (1.62%) HPUX
5 2 (1.08%) UNIX
6 1 (0.54%) AIX
6 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.11%) Change Management
2 42 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (18.38%) Project Management
4 26 (14.05%) ITIL
4 26 (14.05%) PRINCE2
5 22 (11.89%) E-Commerce
5 22 (11.89%) Mentoring
6 21 (11.35%) Time Management
7 19 (10.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (9.19%) TDD
9 16 (8.65%) Practice Management
10 15 (8.11%) Data Management
11 14 (7.57%) UML
11 14 (7.57%) Test Scripting
11 14 (7.57%) Waterfall
12 13 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (6.49%) Process Management
13 12 (6.49%) Content Management
14 11 (5.95%) Programme Management
14 11 (5.95%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.84%) SQL
2 25 (13.51%) C#
3 24 (12.97%) Java
4 19 (10.27%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.86%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.32%) ABAP
7 7 (3.78%) C++
8 5 (2.70%) Erlang
9 4 (2.16%) VB
10 1 (0.54%) Perl
10 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.54%) Python
10 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.32%) SC Cleared
2 8 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.78%) Degree
3 7 (3.78%) ISEB
4 5 (2.70%) CCNA
4 5 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.16%) MCITP
5 4 (2.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (2.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (1.62%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.08%) APMP
8 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.54%) SSCP
8 1 (0.54%) CCSA
8 1 (0.54%) GCIA
8 1 (0.54%) GCIH
8 1 (0.54%) CISSP
8 1 (0.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.78%) SLA
2 7 (3.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.24%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.24%) COSO
4 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.78%) VMware ESX
3 7 (3.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 38 (20.54%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.51%) SAP
3 17 (9.19%) IBM
4 14 (7.57%) Oracle
5 11 (5.95%) VMware
6 8 (4.32%) Cisco
7 5 (2.70%) HP
7 5 (2.70%) Citrix
8 4 (2.16%) Dell
8 4 (2.16%) Temenos
9 3 (1.62%) Sybase
9 3 (1.62%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.62%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.62%) Brocade
10 2 (1.08%) Software AG
10 2 (1.08%) Fiorano
10 2 (1.08%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.08%) webMethods
11 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.54%) Agilent
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Herts / North London
Questor Resourcing
Salary: circa £45k -£60 + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Watford, United Kingdom
Camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago