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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 101 48 90
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +42
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 53 116 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.18% 4.92% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 6.06% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 88 13
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £39,100 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £70,000 £65,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1991 1914 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.73% 81.14% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 1556 1211
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -23 18 £47,500 +13.09% 1
Rickmansworth -20 8 £92,500 +42.30%
Welwyn Garden City -2 6 £62,500 +20.77%
Hemel Hempstead -11 4 £90,000 +111.76% 2
Borehamwood - 4 £31,000 - 2
St Albans - 2 £82,500 -
Welwyn - 2 - -
Stevenage +11 1 £52,500 -
Hertford - 1 £95,000 -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 41 (41.84%) Finance
2 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 30 (30.61%) MS Excel
4 22 (22.45%) Windows
5 21 (21.43%) SQL
5 21 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (19.39%) SDLC
7 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
8 17 (17.35%) ITIL
8 17 (17.35%) Project Management
9 15 (15.31%) Telecoms
9 15 (15.31%) Change Management
9 15 (15.31%) Knowledge Management
10 14 (14.29%) Service Management
10 14 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 13 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (12.24%) MS Office
12 12 (12.24%) MS Visio
13 11 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (11.22%) Degree
13 11 (11.22%) QA
13 11 (11.22%) Asset Management
14 10 (10.20%) Mentoring
14 10 (10.20%) Service Delivery
14 10 (10.20%) Active Directory
14 10 (10.20%) ISEB
15 9 (9.18%) SLA
15 9 (9.18%) .NET
15 9 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (9.18%) Scrum

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
1 6 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (5.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.08%) K2 blackpearl
3 4 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (4.08%) IIS
3 4 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.02%) CMS
5 1 (1.02%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.24%) MS Visio
2 12 (12.24%) MS Office
3 8 (8.16%) MS Project
3 8 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Maximo
2 1 (1.02%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.02%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) LAN
1 6 (6.12%) WAN
2 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.10%) Intranet
2 5 (5.10%) MPLS
3 4 (4.08%) Internet
4 3 (3.06%) DNS
4 3 (3.06%) HTTPS
4 3 (3.06%) DHCP
4 3 (3.06%) VoIP
4 3 (3.06%) DSL
4 3 (3.06%) Wireless
4 3 (3.06%) HTTP
5 2 (2.04%) DWDM
5 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.02%) 3G
6 1 (1.02%) 2G
6 1 (1.02%) RNC
6 1 (1.02%) 4G
6 1 (1.02%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) OLAP
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.04%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.02%) QADirector
3 1 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (1.02%) Rational Rose
General
1 41 (41.84%) Finance
2 15 (15.31%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.16%) Retail
4 7 (7.14%) Advertising
5 6 (6.12%) Banking
5 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.12%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Electronics
6 2 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (27.55%) Analyst
2 11 (11.22%) Service Manager
3 8 (8.16%) Senior Manager
4 7 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 7 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 7 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 7 (7.14%) Administrator
4 7 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (6.12%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Software Test Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) Consultant
7 4 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (4.08%) Product Specialist
8 3 (3.06%) Senior Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) .NET
2 5 (5.10%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.04%) HTML
3 2 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (1.02%) XSLT
4 1 (1.02%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.06%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.04%) EPoS
5 2 (2.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.45%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) Linux
3 7 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.12%) UNIX
5 4 (4.08%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.39%) SDLC
3 17 (17.35%) Project Management
3 17 (17.35%) ITIL
4 15 (15.31%) Change Management
4 15 (15.31%) Knowledge Management
5 14 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 14 (14.29%) Service Management
6 11 (11.22%) Asset Management
6 11 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (10.20%) Service Delivery
7 10 (10.20%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.18%) Scrum
8 9 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (9.18%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (8.16%) Data Protection
9 8 (8.16%) Workflow
9 8 (8.16%) Test Planning
9 8 (8.16%) Line Management
10 7 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.43%) SQL
2 8 (8.16%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.06%) Perl
5 3 (3.06%) PHP
5 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.06%) C#
6 2 (2.04%) R
7 1 (1.02%) VB6
7 1 (1.02%) VB
7 1 (1.02%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) Degree
2 10 (10.20%) ISEB
3 7 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (4.08%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 4 (4.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) CCNA
5 2 (2.04%) MCITP
5 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.02%) CISA
6 1 (1.02%) CISM
6 1 (1.02%) CISMP
6 1 (1.02%) CISSP
6 1 (1.02%) IIBA
6 1 (1.02%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) QA
2 9 (9.18%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.02%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (5.10%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.06%) WSUS
3 3 (3.06%) SCOM
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Cisco
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (4.08%) IBM
5 3 (3.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.02%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.02%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.02%) Nokia
6 1 (1.02%) Huawei
6 1 (1.02%) Planview
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package &
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £33,000 to £37,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: car, bonus and flexible benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Incite Insight
Salary: £30,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago