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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 88 92 124
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +32
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 55 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.65% 2.10% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 2.77% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 27
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,200
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.46%
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
1620 1587 2102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.19% 75.90% 78.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1192 1770
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +10 19 £43,750 -16.66% 3
Welwyn Garden City -16 10 - - 2
Rickmansworth - 10 £34,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -19 5 £42,500 +18.05%
Potters Bar -2 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Borehamwood - 1 £24,000 - 1
Hitchin - 1 £46,000 -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 49 (38.28%) Finance
2 42 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 42 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (28.13%) SQL
4 32 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 30 (23.44%) Windows
6 28 (21.88%) Project Management
7 24 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 23 (17.97%) PRINCE2
9 22 (17.19%) MS Excel
9 22 (17.19%) IIS
9 22 (17.19%) IBM
9 22 (17.19%) Retail
9 22 (17.19%) WebSphere
10 21 (16.41%) Time Management
10 21 (16.41%) ITIL
10 21 (16.41%) Java
11 20 (15.63%) .NET
11 20 (15.63%) Scrum
12 19 (14.84%) Oracle
13 18 (14.06%) C#
14 17 (13.28%) T-SQL
14 17 (13.28%) Change Management
14 17 (13.28%) TDD
15 15 (11.72%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (11.72%) MS Office
15 15 (11.72%) E-Commerce
16 14 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (10.16%) Unified Communications
17 13 (10.16%) C++

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 22 (17.19%) IIS
1 22 (17.19%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (4.69%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.91%) JBoss
4 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.34%) CMS
6 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.56%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.56%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.78%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.72%) MS Office
3 8 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) CA PPM
2 8 (6.25%) SAP MM
3 7 (5.47%) Maximo
4 6 (4.69%) Magento
5 4 (3.13%) Temenos T24
6 2 (1.56%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.16%) Unified Communications
2 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.91%) Wireless
4 4 (3.13%) Internet
5 3 (2.34%) HTTP
5 3 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.56%) SAN
6 2 (1.56%) SMS
6 2 (1.56%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.78%) SSL
7 1 (0.78%) Firewall
7 1 (0.78%) WAN
7 1 (0.78%) LAN
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.91%) DB2
4 5 (3.91%) OLAP
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Visual Studio Team System
1 9 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.25%) Rational Rose
3 7 (5.47%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.91%) Hudson
4 5 (3.91%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.34%) NUnit
6 3 (2.34%) JUnit
7 2 (1.56%) Ant
7 2 (1.56%) Maven
7 2 (1.56%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (1.56%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 49 (38.28%) Finance
2 22 (17.19%) Retail
3 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.03%) Legal
4 9 (7.03%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.69%) Games
5 6 (4.69%) Marketing
6 5 (3.91%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.91%) Banking
7 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.78%) Law
8 1 (0.78%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 40 (31.25%) Analyst
2 23 (17.97%) Developer
3 15 (11.72%) Business Analyst
4 13 (10.16%) Software Developer
4 13 (10.16%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.16%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.03%) Support Analyst
5 9 (7.03%) Technical Manager
6 8 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
6 8 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Service Manager
7 6 (4.69%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.91%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 5 (3.91%) Senior Business Intelligence Specialist
8 5 (3.91%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Services Delivery Manager
10 3 (2.34%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.63%) .NET
2 13 (10.16%) HTML
3 12 (9.38%) XML
4 11 (8.59%) J2EE
5 9 (7.03%) XSL
5 9 (7.03%) Ajax
6 3 (2.34%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.34%) WCF
6 3 (2.34%) Struts2
6 3 (2.34%) Struts
7 2 (1.56%) Web Services
7 2 (1.56%) XSD
7 2 (1.56%) CSS
7 2 (1.56%) SOAP
7 2 (1.56%) OSGi
7 2 (1.56%) REST
7 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (1.56%) Velocity
7 2 (1.56%) XSLT
8 1 (0.78%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.91%) Blog
3 5 (3.91%) FMCG
3 5 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.91%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.34%) PMI
4 3 (2.34%) User Experience
5 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.56%) IVR
5 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.44%) Windows
2 12 (9.38%) Linux
3 9 (7.03%) Windows 7
4 8 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.56%) UNIX
6 1 (0.78%) Android
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.88%) Project Management
3 24 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 23 (17.97%) PRINCE2
5 21 (16.41%) ITIL
5 21 (16.41%) Time Management
6 20 (15.63%) Scrum
7 17 (13.28%) TDD
7 17 (13.28%) Change Management
8 15 (11.72%) E-Commerce
8 15 (11.72%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (9.38%) Problem Management
9 12 (9.38%) Performance Management
9 12 (9.38%) UML
10 11 (8.59%) Test Scripting
10 11 (8.59%) Data Protection
11 10 (7.81%) Change Control
11 10 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.81%) Pair Programming
11 10 (7.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.13%) SQL
2 21 (16.41%) Java
3 18 (14.06%) C#
4 17 (13.28%) T-SQL
5 13 (10.16%) C++
6 11 (8.59%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.59%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.13%) Erlang
8 3 (2.34%) Python
9 2 (1.56%) Progress 4GL
9 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (7.81%) ISEB
1 10 (7.81%) Degree
2 6 (4.69%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.34%) CISSP
4 3 (2.34%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.56%) CISMP
5 2 (1.56%) CISA
5 2 (1.56%) CISM
5 2 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) GCIA
6 1 (0.78%) GCIH
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.78%) MCITP
6 1 (0.78%) SSCP
6 1 (0.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.78%) VCP4
6 1 (0.78%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.47%) SLA
3 2 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.56%) SCOM
3 1 (0.78%) Nessus
3 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.19%) IBM
3 19 (14.84%) Oracle
4 10 (7.81%) SAP
5 4 (3.13%) Temenos
6 3 (2.34%) Sybase
7 2 (1.56%) Progress
7 2 (1.56%) HP
7 2 (1.56%) Fiorano
7 2 (1.56%) Software AG
7 2 (1.56%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.56%) webMethods
7 2 (1.56%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.78%) VMware
8 1 (0.78%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.78%) Dell
8 1 (0.78%) Citrix
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco
Borehamwood
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: car and flexible benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago