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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 59 106 88
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 101 31 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.07% 1.46% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 1.90% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 13 40
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £44,200 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £56,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1961 1634 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.07% 77.11% 73.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1610 1237 1571
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 38 £41,500 -27.19% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 13 £50,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 7 £55,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +1 5 £51,000 -0.48%
Potters Bar - 4 £72,500 -
Stevenage - 2 - - 1
Baldock - 1 £35,000 -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 50 (36.50%) Finance
2 41 (29.93%) Change Management
3 36 (26.28%) Project Management
4 29 (21.17%) SQL
5 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
5 28 (20.44%) Retail
6 24 (17.52%) Manufacturing
7 23 (16.79%) Java
8 20 (14.60%) E-Commerce
9 19 (13.87%) SAP
10 18 (13.14%) SQL Server
10 18 (13.14%) SharePoint
11 16 (11.68%) C#
11 16 (11.68%) Data Management
12 15 (10.95%) CMS
13 14 (10.22%) Legal
13 14 (10.22%) Windows
13 14 (10.22%) Waterfall
14 13 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (9.49%) MS Excel
14 13 (9.49%) T-SQL
14 13 (9.49%) MS Office
14 13 (9.49%) Scrum
15 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (8.76%) ITIL
15 12 (8.76%) PRINCE2
15 12 (8.76%) J2EE
16 11 (8.03%) .NET
16 11 (8.03%) Oracle
16 11 (8.03%) SAP BW

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (13.14%) SharePoint
2 15 (10.95%) CMS
3 10 (7.30%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.57%) SAP Portal
5 5 (3.65%) TPMS
6 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.46%) IIS
7 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.73%) Lync
8 1 (0.73%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.73%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.73%) Apache
8 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (9.49%) MS Excel
1 13 (9.49%) MS Office
2 7 (5.11%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.19%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.46%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.73%) MS Project
6 1 (0.73%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) SAP FI
2 4 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.19%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.46%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.46%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.46%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) Responsys
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.38%) SAN
2 5 (3.65%) LAN
3 4 (2.92%) SMS
3 4 (2.92%) Firewall
4 3 (2.19%) Unified Communications
4 3 (2.19%) Intranet
4 3 (2.19%) DNS
4 3 (2.19%) WAN
5 2 (1.46%) DHCP
5 2 (1.46%) IPv4
5 2 (1.46%) MPLS
5 2 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.46%) 4G
6 1 (0.73%) LTE
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.73%) GGSN
6 1 (0.73%) SGSN
6 1 (0.73%) 3G
6 1 (0.73%) Internet
6 1 (0.73%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.03%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.92%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.92%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.46%) DB2
6 2 (1.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Maven
1 4 (2.92%) NetBeans
1 4 (2.92%) Eclipse
1 4 (2.92%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.19%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.46%) JIRA
3 2 (1.46%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.46%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (1.46%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.73%) Selenium
4 1 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 50 (36.50%) Finance
2 28 (20.44%) Retail
3 24 (17.52%) Manufacturing
4 14 (10.22%) Legal
5 5 (3.65%) Automotive
6 4 (2.92%) Marketing
6 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.92%) Games
7 3 (2.19%) Banking
7 3 (2.19%) Law
8 2 (1.46%) Advertising
8 2 (1.46%) Electronics
9 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (28.47%) Analyst
2 18 (13.14%) Developer
3 13 (9.49%) SAP Analyst
3 13 (9.49%) Project Manager
4 12 (8.76%) Team Leader
5 10 (7.30%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.84%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.11%) PMO Analyst
7 7 (5.11%) Support Manager
8 6 (4.38%) E-Commerce Manager
8 6 (4.38%) Technical Manager
8 6 (4.38%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 6 (4.38%) Documentation Manager
9 5 (3.65%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.65%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (2.92%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.92%) Senior Manager
10 4 (2.92%) Database Developer
10 4 (2.92%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.76%) J2EE
2 11 (8.03%) .NET
3 9 (6.57%) EDI
3 9 (6.57%) .NET Framework
3 9 (6.57%) SAP ALE
4 8 (5.84%) HTML
5 4 (2.92%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (2.92%) CSS
5 4 (2.92%) Web Services
5 4 (2.92%) GWT
5 4 (2.92%) RESTful
6 3 (2.19%) HTML5
6 3 (2.19%) CSS3
6 3 (2.19%) WCF
6 3 (2.19%) LINQ
6 3 (2.19%) jQuery
6 3 (2.19%) SOAP
6 3 (2.19%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.73%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.73%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.84%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.65%) Mathematics
2 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.92%) Data Conversion
3 4 (2.92%) Physics
3 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.92%) Social Media
4 3 (2.19%) EPoS
5 2 (1.46%) Statistics
5 2 (1.46%) IVR
5 2 (1.46%) Clustering
6 1 (0.73%) PKI
6 1 (0.73%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.22%) Windows
2 4 (2.92%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.19%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.46%) HPUX
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.73%) UNIX
5 1 (0.73%) Linux
5 1 (0.73%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.93%) Change Management
2 36 (26.28%) Project Management
3 20 (14.60%) E-Commerce
4 16 (11.68%) Data Management
5 14 (10.22%) Waterfall
6 13 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (9.49%) Scrum
7 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (8.76%) ITIL
7 12 (8.76%) PRINCE2
8 11 (8.03%) TDD
8 11 (8.03%) Workflow
8 11 (8.03%) Practice Management
9 10 (7.30%) Refactoring
9 10 (7.30%) Master Data Management
10 9 (6.57%) Change Control
10 9 (6.57%) Time Management
10 9 (6.57%) Programme Management
11 8 (5.84%) Service Management
11 8 (5.84%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.17%) SQL
2 23 (16.79%) Java
3 16 (11.68%) C#
4 13 (9.49%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.30%) ABAP
5 10 (7.30%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.38%) VB
7 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.73%) Erlang
7 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (7.30%) Degree
2 9 (6.57%) ISEB
3 5 (3.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (2.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (2.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.46%) MCITP
6 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.46%) CCNA
7 1 (0.73%) APMP
7 1 (0.73%) VCP5
7 1 (0.73%) VCP4
7 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.73%) MCSE
7 1 (0.73%) MCSA
7 1 (0.73%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.92%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.19%) COSO
4 2 (1.46%) QA
5 1 (0.73%) SLA
5 1 (0.73%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 9 (6.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.19%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.73%) vSphere
5 1 (0.73%) XenApp
5 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.73%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.87%) SAP
3 11 (8.03%) Oracle
4 8 (5.84%) VMware
4 8 (5.84%) Citrix
4 8 (5.84%) IBM
5 6 (4.38%) Planview
6 5 (3.65%) Cisco
7 3 (2.19%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.46%) Agilent
8 2 (1.46%) Brocade
8 2 (1.46%) EMC
8 2 (1.46%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.73%) hybris
9 1 (0.73%) Clearswift
9 1 (0.73%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.73%) HP
9 1 (0.73%) Dell
9 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.73%) Adobe
Hertfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k p.a. + £5.8k p.a. car allowance + good bonus + excellent be
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 28 days holiday + 16% pension + healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Cobham
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 (neg) + market leading bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago