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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 98 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 9 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 0.98% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.32% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 4
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +57.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £24,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
994 908 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.01% 73.88% 71.30%
Number of salaries quoted 789 755 469
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 5 £52,500 -
Maidstone -28 1 £60,000 - 1
West Malling - 1 £60,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (40.00%) Scrum
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (23.33%) Migration
6 6 (20.00%) Change Management
6 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (20.00%) ETL
6 6 (20.00%) DTS
6 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (20.00%) Marketing
6 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (16.67%) Credit Risk
7 5 (16.67%) Release Management
7 5 (16.67%) Red Gate
7 5 (16.67%) Market Research
7 5 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (13.33%) MS Project
9 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
10 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Project
3 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) DTS
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
3 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) ScrumMaster
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Coach
3 5 (16.67%) Product Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Database Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Database Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Tester
6 1 (3.33%) DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) XSLT
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) Dojo
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Scrum
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Migration
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (20.00%) ETL
4 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (16.67%) Release Management
5 5 (16.67%) Market Research
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
1 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Red Gate
3 1 (3.33%) Avaya
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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