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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 76 94 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 64 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.94% 2.53% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 3.07% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 25
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
1795 1662 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 82.57% 82.36% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1292 1183
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 +14 22 £45,000 -4.25% 1
Hemel Hempstead +6 11 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Rickmansworth +9 8 £32,500 -27.77%
St Albans - 4 £50,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 2 - -
Royston - 2 - -
Stevenage - 1 £60,000 -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 45 (40.18%) Finance
2 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (28.57%) Windows
4 25 (22.32%) SQL
4 25 (22.32%) SQL Server
5 23 (20.54%) MS Excel
6 22 (19.64%) Scrum
7 21 (18.75%) Project Management
8 19 (16.96%) .NET
9 18 (16.07%) C#
9 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
10 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 16 (14.29%) Change Management
11 15 (13.39%) MVC
11 15 (13.39%) HTML
11 15 (13.39%) JavaScript
11 15 (13.39%) TDD
11 15 (13.39%) Retail
11 15 (13.39%) Systems Analysis
11 15 (13.39%) Web Development
11 15 (13.39%) SDLC
12 14 (12.50%) Presales
12 14 (12.50%) Windows Server
12 14 (12.50%) Degree
12 14 (12.50%) MS Office
12 14 (12.50%) XML
12 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2
13 13 (11.61%) IIS
13 13 (11.61%) Oracle
13 13 (11.61%) E-Commerce

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (11.61%) IIS
2 6 (5.36%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.68%) JBoss
3 3 (2.68%) Mule ESB
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.89%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (20.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.50%) MS Office
3 6 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.68%) Google App Engine
2 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) Firewall
2 6 (5.36%) DNS
2 6 (5.36%) Network Security
2 6 (5.36%) Wireshark
3 5 (4.46%) LAN
3 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.46%) WAN
4 1 (0.89%) GPRS
4 1 (0.89%) GSM
4 1 (0.89%) LTE
4 1 (0.89%) UMTS
4 1 (0.89%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) QualityStage
3 4 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.57%) Redis
4 3 (2.68%) DB2
4 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.89%) OLAP
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Maven
2 5 (4.46%) LabVIEW
3 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.68%) Ant
4 3 (2.68%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (2.68%) Hudson
4 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.68%) JUnit
4 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.89%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.89%) JIRA
5 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (40.18%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Retail
3 12 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.36%) Banking
6 4 (3.57%) Billing
6 4 (3.57%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Local Government
7 2 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.89%) Games
8 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (17.86%) Developer
2 15 (13.39%) Analyst
3 14 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 14 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 13 (11.61%) .NET Developer
4 13 (11.61%) .NET Software Developer
4 13 (11.61%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (11.61%) Operations Manager
5 11 (9.82%) Development Manager
6 10 (8.93%) Software Developer
7 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (8.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Head of Delivery
8 8 (7.14%) Head of IT
8 8 (7.14%) Head of IT Services
9 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Security Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Resource Manager
10 6 (5.36%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) .NET
2 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 15 (13.39%) HTML
4 14 (12.50%) XML
5 10 (8.93%) Ajax
5 10 (8.93%) XSL
6 7 (6.25%) J2EE
7 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (5.36%) Regular Expression
8 5 (4.46%) CSS
9 4 (3.57%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.57%) Apache Cordova
9 4 (3.57%) CSS3
9 4 (3.57%) HTML5
9 4 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (3.57%) Web Services
10 3 (2.68%) Akka
10 3 (2.68%) OSGi
10 3 (2.68%) REST
10 3 (2.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.46%) Mathematics
2 5 (4.46%) Physics
3 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.79%) EPoS
4 2 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.89%) CMDB
5 1 (0.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.57%) Windows
2 14 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.46%) Linux
3 5 (4.46%) Unix
4 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.64%) Scrum
3 21 (18.75%) Project Management
4 16 (14.29%) Change Management
5 15 (13.39%) MVC
5 15 (13.39%) SDLC
5 15 (13.39%) Systems Analysis
5 15 (13.39%) TDD
5 15 (13.39%) Web Development
6 14 (12.50%) Presales
6 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 13 (11.61%) E-Commerce
8 11 (9.82%) SIEM
8 11 (9.82%) Test Automation
8 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.93%) Information Security
9 10 (8.93%) ITIL
9 10 (8.93%) Pair Programming
9 10 (8.93%) Service Management
9 10 (8.93%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.32%) SQL
2 18 (16.07%) C#
3 15 (13.39%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.93%) Java
5 6 (5.36%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.36%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.36%) Python
6 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.57%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.68%) Scala
9 2 (1.79%) VB
9 2 (1.79%) VB6
9 2 (1.79%) VBA
10 1 (0.89%) Erlang
10 1 (0.89%) Perl
10 1 (0.89%) PHP
10 1 (0.89%) Ruby
10 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (12.50%) Degree
2 13 (11.61%) CISSP
3 6 (5.36%) ISEB
3 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.46%) GCIA
4 5 (4.46%) GCIH
4 5 (4.46%) SSCP
5 4 (3.57%) CCNA
5 4 (3.57%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.57%) MCITP
6 2 (1.79%) APMP
6 2 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (1.79%) CISM
6 2 (1.79%) CLAS
6 2 (1.79%) CRISC
6 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) PCI DSS
2 10 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.79%) QA
3 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (9.82%) Nessus
2 6 (5.36%) Nmap
3 4 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.61%) Oracle
3 7 (6.25%) SAP
4 6 (5.36%) IBM
4 6 (5.36%) Planview
5 4 (3.57%) ComArch
6 3 (2.68%) Fiorano
6 3 (2.68%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.89%) Apple
7 1 (0.89%) Verint
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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