The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 105 114 122
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 40 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.61% 1.58% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 2.04% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 22
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,050 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1842 2056 1945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.12% 77.53% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1706 1584
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City +16 8 £32,500 -39.53%
Watford -23 5 £52,500 +8.80% 2
Rickmansworth +16 3 £27,000 -26.02%
St Albans - 1 £40,000 - 1
Tring - 1 £31,000 - 1
Borehamwood - 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Potters Bar - 1 £42,500 -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (34.72%) Finance
2 21 (29.17%) Project Management
3 18 (25.00%) Scrum
4 16 (22.22%) Change Management
5 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 15 (20.83%) Java
6 14 (19.44%) .NET
6 14 (19.44%) Retail
6 14 (19.44%) .NET Framework
7 13 (18.06%) Degree
7 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
8 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
8 11 (15.28%) Waterfall
9 10 (13.89%) WCF
9 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (13.89%) NHibernate
9 10 (13.89%) C#
9 10 (13.89%) SQL
9 10 (13.89%) Manufacturing
10 9 (12.50%) Service Management
10 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 9 (12.50%) MVC
10 9 (12.50%) HTML
10 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 9 (12.50%) ITIL
10 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 8 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
11 8 (11.11%) Problem Management
11 8 (11.11%) Release Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (9.72%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.17%) TPMS
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.78%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) JDE World
2 1 (1.39%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.39%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Internet
2 4 (5.56%) SMS
3 2 (2.78%) 4G
4 1 (1.39%) LTE
4 1 (1.39%) GGSN
4 1 (1.39%) SGSN
4 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.39%) UMTS
4 1 (1.39%) Broadband
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) 3G
4 1 (1.39%) Intranet
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Maven
1 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.56%) NetBeans
2 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.78%) JMeter
3 2 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.78%) JUnit
3 2 (2.78%) Selenium
3 2 (2.78%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 25 (34.72%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Retail
3 10 (13.89%) Manufacturing
4 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.94%) Marketing
5 5 (6.94%) Publishing
6 4 (5.56%) Games
7 2 (2.78%) Legal
7 2 (2.78%) Advertising
7 2 (2.78%) Electronics
8 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
3 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Lead Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (5.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) .NET
1 14 (19.44%) .NET Framework
2 10 (13.89%) WCF
2 10 (13.89%) NHibernate
3 9 (12.50%) HTML
4 7 (9.72%) J2EE
5 6 (8.33%) Classic ASP
5 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.33%) Web Services
5 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.56%) SOAP
6 4 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (5.56%) LINQ
6 4 (5.56%) GWT
6 4 (5.56%) RESTful
7 3 (4.17%) HTML5
7 3 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.72%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.33%) Physics
4 4 (5.56%) Social Media
4 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) IVR
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Statistics
5 2 (2.78%) Robotics
5 2 (2.78%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.39%) SCADA
6 1 (1.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Project Management
2 18 (25.00%) Scrum
3 16 (22.22%) Change Management
4 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
5 11 (15.28%) Waterfall
6 9 (12.50%) Service Management
6 9 (12.50%) MVC
6 9 (12.50%) ITIL
7 8 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 8 (11.11%) Release Management
8 7 (9.72%) Refactoring
8 7 (9.72%) ERP
8 7 (9.72%) TDD
9 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.33%) UML
9 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.94%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (5.56%) OOD
11 4 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.83%) Java
2 10 (13.89%) C#
2 10 (13.89%) SQL
3 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.72%) VB
3 7 (9.72%) VBA
4 6 (8.33%) VB6
5 2 (2.78%) C
5 2 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) Planview
3 5 (6.94%) JD Edwards
4 4 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) EMC
6 1 (1.39%) hybris
6 1 (1.39%) Omniture
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Citrix
6 1 (1.39%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.39%) Open Text
6 1 (1.39%) ATG
Tring, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Upto 30%
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £27000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago