The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 66 102 91
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 19 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.95% 0.36% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 0.42% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 16
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,956 £50,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
836 958 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.83% 86.62% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 746 832 853
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Canterbury - 3 £26,956 -
Chatham -12 2 - -
Maidstone - 2 £35,000 -
Rochester - 1 £25,000 -
Sandwich - 1 £50,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £27,500 -
West Malling - 1 £65,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) .NET
3 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (19.35%) User Stories
4 6 (19.35%) SDLC
4 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
5 5 (16.13%) Finance
5 5 (16.13%) Information Security
5 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
5 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
6 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Nessus
7 3 (9.68%) XenApp
7 3 (9.68%) vSphere
7 3 (9.68%) SIEM
7 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
7 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.68%) Android
7 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
7 3 (9.68%) VMware

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (6.45%) CMS
1 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) ISDN
4 1 (3.23%) MPLS
4 1 (3.23%) PBX
4 1 (3.23%) QSIG
4 1 (3.23%) Skype
4 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.23%) VLAN
4 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Electronics
2 3 (9.68%) Military
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) French Language
4 1 (3.23%) Local Government
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Scrum Master
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) IT Support
2 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Developer
3 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.68%) IT Operations Manager
3 3 (9.68%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Operational Security Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Operations Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Security Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) UI Designer
4 2 (6.45%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Android
4 2 (6.45%) Unix
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Scrum
2 6 (19.35%) SDLC
2 6 (19.35%) User Stories
3 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
3 5 (16.13%) Information Security
3 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.68%) Android Development
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (9.68%) Security Operations
4 3 (9.68%) SIEM
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) High Availability
5 2 (6.45%) Line Management
5 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) C#
1 3 (9.68%) C++
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CISSP
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) ISO22301
2 2 (6.45%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) vSphere
2 3 (9.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Nessus
1 3 (9.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) Apple
3 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) LogRhythm
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Avaya
4 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.23%) SAP