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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 93 103 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -58
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 43 51 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.15% 2.12% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.50% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 93
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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
1722 2039 1949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 86.01% 84.71% 83.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1768 1600
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +27 30 £54,500 +14.73% 1
Welwyn Garden City 0 2 £75,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -7 2 £35,000 -61.11%
Royston - 1 - -
Cheshunt - 1 £45,000 -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 55 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (38.32%) Finance
3 29 (27.10%) MS Excel
3 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
4 27 (25.23%) Java
5 25 (23.36%) Oracle
6 23 (21.50%) Project Management
6 23 (21.50%) Waterfall
7 21 (19.63%) Retail
7 21 (19.63%) PRINCE2
7 21 (19.63%) Virtual Team
8 20 (18.69%) SDLC
8 20 (18.69%) MS Office
8 20 (18.69%) Enterprise Architecture
9 19 (17.76%) MS PowerPoint
9 19 (17.76%) SQL
10 17 (15.89%) ERP
10 17 (15.89%) NHS
10 17 (15.89%) TOGAF
10 17 (15.89%) SaaS
10 17 (15.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 17 (15.89%) Mentoring
11 16 (14.95%) Manufacturing
11 16 (14.95%) Scrum
11 16 (14.95%) XML
12 15 (14.02%) SLA
13 14 (13.08%) J2EE
13 14 (13.08%) Logistics
14 13 (12.15%) UML
15 12 (11.21%) OOA/OOD

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.74%) IIS
2 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.93%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (27.10%) MS Excel
2 20 (18.69%) MS Office
3 19 (17.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (8.41%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.67%) MS Project
6 2 (1.87%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.87%) InDesign
6 2 (1.87%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (1.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.89%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) Firewall
2 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.67%) LAN
3 5 (4.67%) WAN
4 3 (2.80%) DNS
4 3 (2.80%) Network Security
4 3 (2.80%) Wireless
4 3 (2.80%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.87%) ADSL
5 2 (1.87%) BGP
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.87%) DWDM
5 2 (1.87%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.87%) FCoE
5 2 (1.87%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.87%) Frame Relay
5 2 (1.87%) IOS XR
5 2 (1.87%) MPLS
5 2 (1.87%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (1.87%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.87%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) JIRA
2 5 (4.67%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (1.87%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.93%) Appium
4 1 (0.93%) Calabash
4 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.93%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (38.32%) Finance
2 21 (19.63%) Retail
3 16 (14.95%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.74%) Local Government
5 3 (2.80%) Banking
5 3 (2.80%) Games
5 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (23.36%) Analyst
2 17 (15.89%) Architect
2 17 (15.89%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (14.95%) Developer
4 12 (11.21%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.21%) Senior Developer
4 12 (11.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (8.41%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Resource Manager
6 8 (7.48%) SAP Business Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) Scrum Master
6 8 (7.48%) Test Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) SAP Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) SOC Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.61%) SAP MM Business Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) SAP SD Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) SAP SD Business Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) SAP SD/MM Business Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) XML
2 14 (13.08%) J2EE
3 12 (11.21%) Hibernate
3 12 (11.21%) Spring
4 8 (7.48%) Velocity
5 5 (4.67%) .NET
6 4 (3.74%) Ajax
6 4 (3.74%) HTML
6 4 (3.74%) WPF
6 4 (3.74%) XSL
7 3 (2.80%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) Virtual Team
2 17 (15.89%) NHS
3 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
5 8 (7.48%) EPoS
6 4 (3.74%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (2.80%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.87%) Statistics
8 2 (1.87%) User Experience
9 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.93%) IVR
9 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.21%) Windows
2 6 (5.61%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.50%) Project Management
2 23 (21.50%) Waterfall
3 21 (19.63%) PRINCE2
4 20 (18.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 20 (18.69%) SDLC
5 17 (15.89%) ERP
5 17 (15.89%) Mentoring
5 17 (15.89%) TOGAF
6 16 (14.95%) Scrum
7 14 (13.08%) Logistics
8 13 (12.15%) UML
9 12 (11.21%) Information Security
9 12 (11.21%) OO
9 12 (11.21%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (11.21%) TDD
10 11 (10.28%) Software Testing
11 10 (9.35%) Resource Management
11 10 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (7.48%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.23%) Java
2 19 (17.76%) SQL
3 12 (11.21%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.74%) C#
6 3 (2.80%) Python
6 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (15.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 11 (10.28%) ISEB
3 10 (9.35%) Degree
4 6 (5.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.67%) CISSP
6 4 (3.74%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (3.74%) CISM
6 4 (3.74%) CLAS
6 4 (3.74%) CRISC
7 3 (2.80%) APMP
7 3 (2.80%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.87%) CCIE
8 2 (1.87%) CCNP
8 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.93%) PMP
9 1 (0.93%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.02%) SLA
2 5 (4.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.80%) QA
5 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.74%) Nessus
3 3 (2.80%) Nmap
4 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 25 (23.36%) Oracle
3 11 (10.28%) SAP
4 8 (7.48%) HP
5 5 (4.67%) Computacenter
6 4 (3.74%) F5
6 4 (3.74%) Planview
7 3 (2.80%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.87%) Adobe
8 2 (1.87%) Brocade
8 2 (1.87%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.87%) Cisco
8 2 (1.87%) EMC
8 2 (1.87%) IBM
8 2 (1.87%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.87%) Juniper
8 2 (1.87%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.93%) VocaLink
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Volt
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Total Package value c.85K
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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LV
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Ocado Technology
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