The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 10 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 85 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 19 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.71% 1.20% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.69% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 6
Average salary £34,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.28% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
904 770 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.44% 70.90% 77.22%
Number of salaries quoted 799 658 547
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Kent region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Kent

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Kent

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 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
West Malling - 6 £65,000 -
Folkestone -1 5 £30,000 -29.41%
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £41,000 - 1
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (24.00%) Service Management
3 6 (24.00%) Spring
3 6 (24.00%) Maven
3 6 (24.00%) Local Government
3 6 (24.00%) Dojo
3 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (24.00%) MySQL
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 6 (24.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) VB
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (24.00%) Open Source
3 6 (24.00%) NetBeans
4 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) SOA
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) Marketing
4 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Maven
1 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (24.00%) NetBeans
2 3 (12.00%) NUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Local Government
2 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Service Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Junior
2 6 (24.00%) Junior Service Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Product Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) Spring
2 6 (24.00%) Dojo
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (12.00%) XML
3 3 (12.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Open Source
2 4 (16.00%) Credit Risk
3 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Service Management
2 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (20.00%) SOA
3 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Market Research
4 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Test Management
5 3 (12.00%) OOP
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) VB
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) McAfee
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago