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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 44 99 114
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 116 62 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.30% 2.65% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.29% 3.40% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 92 34 19
Median salary £48,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,300 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,001 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
1844 1822 1988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.32% 77.80% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1448 1593
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +18 27 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Rickmansworth +13 18 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Hemel Hempstead +28 15 £40,000 - 1
Royston - 8 £65,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +9 6 - -
St Albans - 3 £50,000 -
Stevenage -4 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 73 (41.95%) Finance
2 72 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (36.78%) Project Management
4 40 (22.99%) Scrum
5 34 (19.54%) SQL
5 34 (19.54%) Windows
6 31 (17.82%) Waterfall
7 30 (17.24%) Java
8 29 (16.67%) Oracle
8 29 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 29 (16.67%) SDLC
9 27 (15.52%) MS Excel
9 27 (15.52%) TDD
10 26 (14.94%) MS Office
11 25 (14.37%) Business Analysis
12 24 (13.79%) Microsoft
13 23 (13.22%) E-Commerce
13 23 (13.22%) .NET
13 23 (13.22%) Retail
13 23 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (12.64%) JavaScript
14 22 (12.64%) C#
15 21 (12.07%) HTML
15 21 (12.07%) SAP
15 21 (12.07%) Web Development
15 21 (12.07%) Resource Management
15 21 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
16 20 (11.49%) XML
16 20 (11.49%) PRINCE2
17 19 (10.92%) Presales

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (9.20%) IIS
2 10 (5.75%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.57%) JBoss
4 1 (0.57%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.57%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 26 (14.94%) MS Office
3 14 (8.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (8.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.60%) SAP EHS
2 4 (2.30%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 4 (2.30%) SAP CO
2 4 (2.30%) SAP FI
2 4 (2.30%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (2.30%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.45%) Google App Engine
3 6 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.57%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.62%) Firewall
2 9 (5.17%) LAN
2 9 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.17%) WAN
3 6 (3.45%) DNS
3 6 (3.45%) Network Security
3 6 (3.45%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.30%) ADSL
4 4 (2.30%) VLAN
5 1 (0.57%) Intranet
5 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.60%) QualityStage
3 7 (4.02%) SAP BI
4 6 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.87%) Redis
6 3 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.57%) DataStax
8 1 (0.57%) DB2
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.75%) JIRA
2 6 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.45%) Maven
3 5 (2.87%) JIRA Agile
3 5 (2.87%) JUnit
4 1 (0.57%) Ant
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.57%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.57%) Hudson
4 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.57%) Selenium
4 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (41.95%) Finance
2 23 (13.22%) Retail
3 13 (7.47%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.17%) Legal
5 8 (4.60%) Billing
6 6 (3.45%) Banking
6 6 (3.45%) Games
7 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.30%) Local Government
9 3 (1.72%) Publishing
10 2 (1.15%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.57%) Advertising
11 1 (0.57%) Electronics
11 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (17.82%) Analyst
2 26 (14.94%) Developer
3 21 (12.07%) Resource Manager
4 20 (11.49%) C# Developer
4 20 (11.49%) C# Software Developer
5 15 (8.62%) Software Developer
6 14 (8.05%) Operations Manager
7 13 (7.47%) .NET Developer
7 13 (7.47%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (7.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (5.75%) Applications Developer
8 10 (5.75%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.75%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.17%) Agile Coach
9 9 (5.17%) C# Application Developer
9 9 (5.17%) Development Manager
9 9 (5.17%) Scrum Master
9 9 (5.17%) Security Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.60%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.22%) .NET
2 21 (12.07%) HTML
3 20 (11.49%) XML
4 15 (8.62%) Ajax
4 15 (8.62%) XSL
5 14 (8.05%) ASP.NET
5 14 (8.05%) J2EE
6 10 (5.75%) Velocity
7 7 (4.02%) WPF
8 6 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (3.45%) CSS
8 6 (3.45%) Regular Expression
9 5 (2.87%) Akka
9 5 (2.87%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.87%) Apache Cordova
9 5 (2.87%) CSS3
9 5 (2.87%) JSON
9 5 (2.87%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.87%) spray
9 5 (2.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.75%) EPoS
3 7 (4.02%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.45%) Statistics
5 5 (2.87%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.30%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.30%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.72%) IVR
8 2 (1.15%) PMI
8 2 (1.15%) Psychology
9 1 (0.57%) CMDB
9 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.57%) Physics
9 1 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.54%) Windows
2 17 (9.77%) Windows Server
3 9 (5.17%) Unix
4 5 (2.87%) Linux
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (36.78%) Project Management
3 40 (22.99%) Scrum
4 31 (17.82%) Waterfall
5 29 (16.67%) SDLC
6 27 (15.52%) TDD
7 25 (14.37%) Business Analysis
8 23 (13.22%) E-Commerce
9 21 (12.07%) Resource Management
9 21 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (12.07%) Web Development
10 20 (11.49%) PRINCE2
11 19 (10.92%) Presales
12 17 (9.77%) Coaching
13 16 (9.20%) Portfolio Management
13 16 (9.20%) Quality Management
13 16 (9.20%) Test Automation
14 15 (8.62%) Pair Programming
14 15 (8.62%) Software Engineering
14 15 (8.62%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.54%) SQL
2 30 (17.24%) Java
3 22 (12.64%) C#
3 22 (12.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.17%) PL/SQL
5 7 (4.02%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.02%) Python
6 5 (2.87%) Scala
6 5 (2.87%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.57%) Erlang
8 1 (0.57%) Ruby
8 1 (0.57%) VB
8 1 (0.57%) VB6
8 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (8.62%) CISSP
2 13 (7.47%) Degree
2 13 (7.47%) ISEB
3 8 (4.60%) APMP
4 5 (2.87%) GCIA
4 5 (2.87%) GCIH
4 5 (2.87%) SSCP
5 4 (2.30%) ACCA
5 4 (2.30%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (2.30%) CIMA
5 4 (2.30%) CISM
5 4 (2.30%) CLAS
5 4 (2.30%) CRISC
6 3 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.15%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.47%) PCI DSS
2 12 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.60%) SLA
4 4 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 11 (6.32%) Nessus
2 6 (3.45%) Nmap
3 5 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.57%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (16.67%) Oracle
2 24 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.07%) SAP
4 14 (8.05%) Planview
5 12 (6.90%) IBM
6 8 (4.60%) ComArch
7 3 (1.72%) HP
8 2 (1.15%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.57%) Apple
9 1 (0.57%) Fiorano
9 1 (0.57%) Google
9 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
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