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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 45 92 110
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 117 41 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.10% 2.04% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.36% 2.71% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 93 14 35
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £68,950 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.84%
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
1841 1511 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.29% 75.17% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1208 1762
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +13 34 £42,500 -20.56%
Hemel Hempstead - 31 £42,500 - 3
Rickmansworth +6 8 £65,000 +41.30% 1
Welwyn Garden City 0 5 £52,500 +19.31%
Potters Bar - 4 £73,000 -
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £50,000 - 1
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 69 (38.76%) Finance
2 51 (28.65%) Change Management
3 44 (24.72%) Project Management
4 41 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (19.10%) Microsoft
6 33 (18.54%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (16.29%) SQL
8 28 (15.73%) Retail
9 27 (15.17%) Manufacturing
9 27 (15.17%) SQL Server
9 27 (15.17%) E-Commerce
10 25 (14.04%) ITIL
11 24 (13.48%) PRINCE2
12 23 (12.92%) Java
13 20 (11.24%) SAP
13 20 (11.24%) Windows
13 20 (11.24%) Mentoring
14 19 (10.67%) C#
14 19 (10.67%) CMS
15 18 (10.11%) Legal
15 18 (10.11%) T-SQL
15 18 (10.11%) Time Management
16 17 (9.55%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (9.55%) MS Office
17 16 (8.99%) MS Excel
17 16 (8.99%) SharePoint
17 16 (8.99%) Data Management
18 15 (8.43%) Practice Management
18 15 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (8.43%) ISO/IEC 27001

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (10.67%) CMS
2 16 (8.99%) SharePoint
3 14 (7.87%) WebSphere
4 9 (5.06%) SAP Portal
5 6 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.81%) TPMS
7 4 (2.25%) IIS
8 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.56%) Lync
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.56%) Apache
9 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Office
2 16 (8.99%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.06%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) SAP MM
2 5 (2.81%) SAP FI
3 4 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.69%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.69%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.74%) Unified Communications
2 9 (5.06%) SAN
3 8 (4.49%) Internet
4 7 (3.93%) Firewall
5 6 (3.37%) LAN
5 6 (3.37%) WAN
6 5 (2.81%) Intranet
6 5 (2.81%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (2.81%) Wireless
7 4 (2.25%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.25%) DNS
8 3 (1.69%) IPv4
8 3 (1.69%) DHCP
8 3 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.69%) MPLS
8 3 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.56%) 4G
9 1 (0.56%) HTTP
9 1 (0.56%) SMTP
9 1 (0.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.74%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.25%) DB2
3 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.12%) MySQL
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.49%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.81%) Rational Rose
3 3 (1.69%) Hudson
4 2 (1.12%) JUnit
4 2 (1.12%) Selenium
4 2 (1.12%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.12%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.56%) NUnit
5 1 (0.56%) Maven
5 1 (0.56%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.56%) Firebug
5 1 (0.56%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.56%) Ant
General
1 69 (38.76%) Finance
2 28 (15.73%) Retail
3 27 (15.17%) Manufacturing
4 18 (10.11%) Legal
5 9 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.49%) Automotive
7 4 (2.25%) Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Marketing
8 2 (1.12%) Law
8 2 (1.12%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (29.21%) Analyst
2 21 (11.80%) Developer
3 19 (10.67%) Project Manager
4 18 (10.11%) Business Analyst
4 18 (10.11%) SAP Analyst
5 12 (6.74%) Team Leader
5 12 (6.74%) Technical Manager
6 9 (5.06%) Incident Manager
6 9 (5.06%) Documentation Manager
7 8 (4.49%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.49%) Architect
8 7 (3.93%) Test Manager
9 6 (3.37%) Audit Manager
9 6 (3.37%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.37%) E-Commerce Manager
9 6 (3.37%) Support Manager
9 6 (3.37%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 5 (2.81%) Product Analyst
10 5 (2.81%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (2.81%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.30%) .NET
1 13 (7.30%) J2EE
2 9 (5.06%) SAP ALE
2 9 (5.06%) EDI
3 7 (3.93%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.12%) CSS
5 2 (1.12%) Struts
5 2 (1.12%) XML
5 2 (1.12%) HTML
5 2 (1.12%) Struts2
6 1 (0.56%) HTML5
6 1 (0.56%) OSGi
6 1 (0.56%) REST
6 1 (0.56%) CSS3
6 1 (0.56%) Spring
6 1 (0.56%) Ajax
6 1 (0.56%) XSD
6 1 (0.56%) XSLT
6 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.54%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.37%) User Experience
4 4 (2.25%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.69%) Clustering
5 3 (1.69%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.12%) EPoS
6 2 (1.12%) Statistics
6 2 (1.12%) IVR
7 1 (0.56%) PKI
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.24%) Windows
2 6 (3.37%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.69%) HPUX
4 3 (1.69%) Linux
4 3 (1.69%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.12%) UNIX
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) SUSE
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.65%) Change Management
2 44 (24.72%) Project Management
3 41 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (15.17%) E-Commerce
5 25 (14.04%) ITIL
6 24 (13.48%) PRINCE2
7 20 (11.24%) Mentoring
8 18 (10.11%) Time Management
9 17 (9.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (8.99%) Data Management
11 15 (8.43%) Waterfall
11 15 (8.43%) Practice Management
11 15 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (7.30%) Content Management
12 13 (7.30%) Test Scripting
13 12 (6.74%) Performance Management
13 12 (6.74%) TDD
13 12 (6.74%) Programme Management
13 12 (6.74%) Process Management
14 11 (6.18%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.29%) SQL
2 23 (12.92%) Java
3 19 (10.67%) C#
4 18 (10.11%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.06%) ABAP
6 6 (3.37%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.81%) VB
8 4 (2.25%) Erlang
9 2 (1.12%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) Perl
10 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (5.62%) ISEB
2 8 (4.49%) Degree
2 8 (4.49%) SC Cleared
2 8 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.25%) CCNA
4 4 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.25%) MCITP
4 4 (2.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (2.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.12%) APMP
7 1 (0.56%) VCP5
7 1 (0.56%) VCP4
7 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) SSCP
7 1 (0.56%) CCSA
7 1 (0.56%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.37%) COSO
3 6 (3.37%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.25%) SLA
5 2 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.93%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.37%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.56%) Squid
5 1 (0.56%) XenApp
5 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (5.06%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 34 (19.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.24%) SAP
3 13 (7.30%) IBM
4 12 (6.74%) Oracle
5 11 (6.18%) VMware
6 8 (4.49%) Citrix
7 7 (3.93%) Cisco
8 4 (2.25%) HP
8 4 (2.25%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.69%) Dell
9 3 (1.69%) Brocade
9 3 (1.69%) Planview
9 3 (1.69%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.12%) Agilent
10 2 (1.12%) Sybase
10 2 (1.12%) JBoss
11 1 (0.56%) Adobe
11 1 (0.56%) Temenos
11 1 (0.56%) Software AG
11 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Highly Competitive including Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £27000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £4,000 to £50,000 per annum UP to £50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago