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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 112 78 110
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +32
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 36 77 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.50% 3.00% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 3.75% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 55 19
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £36,300 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £68,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
1921 2052 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.01% 79.91% 80.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1691 1379
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 £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -21 11 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Welwyn Garden City -8 8 £62,500 +22.54% 1
Stevenage +20 4 £21,500 -
Welwyn - 2 - -
Rickmansworth -18 1 £57,500 +54.36%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 52 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 42 (41.18%) MS Excel
3 37 (36.27%) Finance
4 30 (29.41%) SQL
5 29 (28.43%) Project Management
6 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (26.47%) Windows
8 20 (19.61%) SQL Server
9 19 (18.63%) Knowledge Management
10 18 (17.65%) PRINCE2
10 18 (17.65%) MS Visio
11 17 (16.67%) MS Office
12 16 (15.69%) T-SQL
12 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
12 16 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (14.71%) Management Information System
13 15 (14.71%) .NET
13 15 (14.71%) Asset Management
13 15 (14.71%) Scrum
13 15 (14.71%) Data Protection
14 14 (13.73%) ITIL
14 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
15 13 (12.75%) ISEB
15 13 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (12.75%) Retail
15 13 (12.75%) MS PowerPoint
15 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
16 12 (11.76%) Test Planning
16 12 (11.76%) Degree
16 12 (11.76%) QA

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (6.86%) IIS
5 6 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (5.88%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (3.92%) K2 blackpearl
8 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.98%) CMS
9 1 (0.98%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 42 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 18 (17.65%) MS Visio
3 17 (16.67%) MS Office
4 13 (12.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (7.84%) MS Project
6 1 (0.98%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.86%) CA PPM
2 6 (5.88%) Maximo
3 1 (0.98%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.98%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.88%) HTTP
2 6 (5.88%) LAN
2 6 (5.88%) WAN
2 6 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 5 (4.90%) Intranet
3 5 (4.90%) MPLS
4 4 (3.92%) Internet
5 3 (2.94%) DSL
5 3 (2.94%) Wireless
5 3 (2.94%) DHCP
5 3 (2.94%) VoIP
5 3 (2.94%) DNS
6 2 (1.96%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.96%) DWDM
7 1 (0.98%) 3G
7 1 (0.98%) SMS
7 1 (0.98%) 2G
7 1 (0.98%) RNC
7 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.98%) OLAP
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.94%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.96%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.98%) QADirector
4 1 (0.98%) Selenium
4 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (36.27%) Finance
2 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
3 13 (12.75%) Retail
4 7 (6.86%) Retail Banking
4 7 (6.86%) Advertising
4 7 (6.86%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Electronics
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Welsh Language
5 2 (1.96%) Billing
6 1 (0.98%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 12 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 11 (10.78%) Senior Manager
4 9 (8.82%) Senior Project Manager
4 9 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 8 (7.84%) Business Analyst
5 8 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Software Test Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.90%) Product Specialist
8 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (4.90%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Administrator
9 4 (3.92%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.71%) .NET
2 8 (7.84%) HTML
3 5 (4.90%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.90%) CSS
4 3 (2.94%) J2EE
5 2 (1.96%) XML
5 2 (1.96%) XSLT
6 1 (0.98%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.98%) Ajax
6 1 (0.98%) XSL
6 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.98%) COM
6 1 (0.98%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.94%) PMI
5 3 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.96%) EPoS
7 1 (0.98%) IVR
7 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.47%) Windows
2 11 (10.78%) Linux
3 9 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 6 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.94%) UNIX
5 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.43%) Project Management
2 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.63%) Knowledge Management
4 18 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 15 (14.71%) Asset Management
5 15 (14.71%) Scrum
5 15 (14.71%) Data Protection
6 14 (13.73%) ITIL
7 13 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
8 12 (11.76%) Test Planning
9 11 (10.78%) SDLC
9 11 (10.78%) Service Delivery
9 11 (10.78%) Capacity Management
9 11 (10.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (9.80%) Service Management
10 10 (9.80%) Line Management
11 9 (8.82%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.82%) Problem Management
11 9 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.41%) SQL
2 16 (15.69%) T-SQL
3 10 (9.80%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.86%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.88%) C#
6 4 (3.92%) Java
7 3 (2.94%) C++
8 2 (1.96%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (0.98%) VB6
9 1 (0.98%) VB
9 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) ISEB
2 12 (11.76%) Degree
3 9 (8.82%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.92%) CISSP
4 4 (3.92%) CISA
4 4 (3.92%) CISM
4 4 (3.92%) CISMP
5 3 (2.94%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) IIBA
7 1 (0.98%) APMP
7 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.76%) QA
2 7 (6.86%) SLA
3 5 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.88%) SCOM
3 3 (2.94%) WSUS
4 1 (0.98%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 52 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.80%) Oracle
3 9 (8.82%) IBM
4 8 (7.84%) Cisco
5 2 (1.96%) SAP
5 2 (1.96%) Progress
5 2 (1.96%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.98%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.98%) Huawei
6 1 (0.98%) Planview
6 1 (0.98%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.98%) Nokia
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