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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 81 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 10 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.03% 1.22% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.54% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 10
Average salary £30,000 £49,500 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% -8.75%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -2.29%
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
803 845 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.95% 79.57% 79.43%
Number of salaries quoted 665 724 571
Average salary £41,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
Folkestone -3 6 £30,000 +14.28%
West Malling +5 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Dover - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
2 9 (39.13%) People Management
3 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (34.78%) Problem Management
3 8 (34.78%) Service Management
3 8 (34.78%) Local Government
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (26.09%) Dojo
5 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 6 (26.09%) Open Source
5 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
5 6 (26.09%) Coaching
5 6 (26.09%) VB
5 6 (26.09%) MySQL
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle
5 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
5 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
5 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
5 6 (26.09%) Spring
5 6 (26.09%) Maven
5 6 (26.09%) NetBeans
6 5 (21.74%) SOA
7 4 (17.39%) ISEB

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (13.04%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) CorelDRAW
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
3 6 (26.09%) MySQL
3 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
1 6 (26.09%) Maven
1 6 (26.09%) NetBeans
2 4 (17.39%) Selenium
3 3 (13.04%) FitNesse
3 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.04%) NUnit
3 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) Hudson
4 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.35%) Firebug
4 1 (4.35%) Fiddler
4 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (34.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Junior
1 8 (34.78%) Service Manager
1 8 (34.78%) Junior Service Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Design Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) Dojo
2 6 (26.09%) Spring
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) XML
3 3 (13.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
1 9 (39.13%) People Management
2 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (34.78%) Problem Management
2 8 (34.78%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
4 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
4 6 (26.09%) Coaching
4 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
5 5 (21.74%) SOA
6 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
7 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Test Management
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) VB
4 4 (17.39%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) HNC
4 1 (4.35%) HND
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) SolidWorks
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Cadence
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
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