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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 99 103 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -54
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 34 52 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.75% 2.17% 4.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.53% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 84
Median salary £56,250 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £43,600 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £93,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1643 2057 1959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.69% 85.74% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1783 1600
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +21 18 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Hemel Hempstead +6 5 £36,000 -60.00%
St Albans +12 1 £45,000 -45.45%
Welwyn Garden City -9 1 - - 2
Royston - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 64 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (47.69%) Finance
3 44 (33.85%) Project Management
4 33 (25.38%) Java
4 33 (25.38%) Waterfall
5 32 (24.62%) Oracle
6 29 (22.31%) SDLC
7 26 (20.00%) Virtual Team
8 25 (19.23%) SQL
8 25 (19.23%) Retail
9 24 (18.46%) MS Excel
9 24 (18.46%) Microsoft
9 24 (18.46%) Scrum
10 23 (17.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 22 (16.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (16.92%) SAP
12 21 (16.15%) Business Analysis
13 19 (14.62%) XML
13 19 (14.62%) Mentoring
14 18 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (13.85%) TDD
15 17 (13.08%) J2EE
16 16 (12.31%) SQL Server
16 16 (12.31%) Windows
17 15 (11.54%) MS Office
17 15 (11.54%) PRINCE2
17 15 (11.54%) UML
17 15 (11.54%) SLA
17 15 (11.54%) Software Testing
17 15 (11.54%) Resource Management

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 7 (5.38%) IIS
2 5 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.31%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.77%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.54%) MS Office
3 12 (9.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (9.23%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.62%) MS Project
5 1 (0.77%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.77%) InDesign
5 1 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) SAP EHS
2 5 (3.85%) SAP SD
3 3 (2.31%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 3 (2.31%) SAP CO
3 3 (2.31%) SAP FI
3 3 (2.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (2.31%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.92%) Firewall
2 7 (5.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.62%) LAN
3 6 (4.62%) WAN
4 3 (2.31%) ADSL
4 3 (2.31%) DNS
4 3 (2.31%) Network Security
4 3 (2.31%) VLAN
4 3 (2.31%) Wireless
4 3 (2.31%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.54%) BGP
5 2 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.54%) DWDM
5 2 (1.54%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.54%) FabricPath
5 2 (1.54%) Frame Relay
5 2 (1.54%) IOS XR
5 2 (1.54%) MPLS
5 2 (1.54%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.54%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.15%) SAP BI
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.77%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.77%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.23%) JIRA
2 7 (5.38%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (1.54%) Selenium
3 2 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.77%) Appium
4 1 (0.77%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.77%) Calabash
4 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.77%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.77%) Subversion
4 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (47.69%) Finance
2 25 (19.23%) Retail
3 8 (6.15%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.62%) Legal
4 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.08%) Local Government
6 3 (2.31%) Billing
6 3 (2.31%) Games
6 3 (2.31%) Publishing
7 2 (1.54%) Banking
7 2 (1.54%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Advertising
8 1 (0.77%) Electronics
8 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Analyst
2 19 (14.62%) Developer
3 14 (10.77%) Business Analyst
3 14 (10.77%) Resource Manager
4 13 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 13 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
5 12 (9.23%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.23%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (8.46%) Scrum Master
7 9 (6.92%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) SAP BI Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) C# Application Developer
9 7 (5.38%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (5.38%) C# WPF Developer
9 7 (5.38%) SOC Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) Test Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.62%) XML
2 17 (13.08%) J2EE
3 12 (9.23%) Hibernate
3 12 (9.23%) Spring
4 11 (8.46%) Velocity
5 8 (6.15%) .NET
6 7 (5.38%) Ajax
6 7 (5.38%) HTML
6 7 (5.38%) WPF
6 7 (5.38%) XSL
7 3 (2.31%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 18 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.69%) EPoS
3 10 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.85%) NHS
5 4 (3.08%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.31%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.31%) IVR
6 3 (2.31%) Statistics
7 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.31%) Windows
2 9 (6.92%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.31%) Unix
4 1 (0.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (33.85%) Project Management
3 33 (25.38%) Waterfall
4 29 (22.31%) SDLC
5 24 (18.46%) Scrum
6 23 (17.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (16.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 21 (16.15%) Business Analysis
9 19 (14.62%) Mentoring
10 18 (13.85%) TDD
11 15 (11.54%) PRINCE2
11 15 (11.54%) Resource Management
11 15 (11.54%) Software Testing
11 15 (11.54%) UML
12 14 (10.77%) Change Management
13 13 (10.00%) Line Management
14 12 (9.23%) Coaching
14 12 (9.23%) Information Security
14 12 (9.23%) Portfolio Management
14 12 (9.23%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.38%) Java
2 25 (19.23%) SQL
3 12 (9.23%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.15%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.38%) C#
6 3 (2.31%) Python
6 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (10.00%) ISEB
2 12 (9.23%) Degree
3 6 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.85%) APMP
4 5 (3.85%) CISSP
4 5 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.08%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (3.08%) CISM
5 4 (3.08%) CLAS
5 4 (3.08%) CRISC
6 3 (2.31%) ACCA
6 3 (2.31%) CIMA
6 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.54%) CCIE
7 2 (1.54%) CCNP
7 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.54%) SLA
2 6 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.08%) QA
4 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 10 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.08%) Nessus
3 3 (2.31%) Nmap
3 3 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (24.62%) Oracle
2 24 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 22 (16.92%) SAP
4 8 (6.15%) HP
5 7 (5.38%) Planview
6 5 (3.85%) Computacenter
6 5 (3.85%) IBM
7 4 (3.08%) F5
8 3 (2.31%) ComArch
9 2 (1.54%) Brocade
9 2 (1.54%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.54%) Cisco
9 2 (1.54%) EMC
9 2 (1.54%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.54%) Juniper
9 2 (1.54%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.77%) Adobe
10 1 (0.77%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.77%) VocaLink
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