The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 100 91 134
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +43
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 87 100 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.61% 2.84% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 3.15% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 78 80 38
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Continuous Improvement
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2950 3179 2886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.35% 90.31% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2446 2544 2204
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 95 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (27.98%) SQL
3 57 (26.15%) Finance
4 49 (22.48%) Software Engineering
5 39 (17.89%) ITIL
6 37 (16.97%) Retail
6 37 (16.97%) Scrum
7 35 (16.06%) SQL Server
8 33 (15.14%) Linux
8 33 (15.14%) Apache
9 31 (14.22%) DevOps
10 30 (13.76%) JavaScript
10 30 (13.76%) Microsoft
11 28 (12.84%) PHP
11 28 (12.84%) .NET
12 27 (12.39%) Line Management
13 26 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
13 26 (11.93%) Java
13 26 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (11.47%) TDD
15 23 (10.55%) Degree
16 22 (10.09%) C#
17 21 (9.63%) MySQL
17 21 (9.63%) MS Excel
17 21 (9.63%) CRM
18 20 (9.17%) Windows
18 20 (9.17%) MongoDB
18 20 (9.17%) Node.js
18 20 (9.17%) SQL Server 2012
19 19 (8.72%) Redis

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 33 (15.14%) Apache
2 20 (9.17%) Node.js
3 15 (6.88%) WebSphere
4 14 (6.42%) SAS
5 9 (4.13%) GlassFish
6 6 (2.75%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.29%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.29%) CMS
8 4 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.83%) CICS
8 4 (1.83%) CloudStack
8 4 (1.83%) Drupal
8 4 (1.83%) IIS
9 3 (1.38%) Confluence
9 3 (1.38%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.92%) JBoss
10 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.46%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 21 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.59%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.83%) Sage 50
3 4 (1.83%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.46%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.46%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.21%) Internet
2 4 (1.83%) Intranet
2 4 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) DMZ
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.63%) MySQL
3 20 (9.17%) MongoDB
3 20 (9.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (8.72%) Redis
5 11 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (5.05%) Hadoop
6 10 (4.59%) Big Data
6 10 (4.59%) Data Mining
7 7 (3.21%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.21%) OLAP
7 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.29%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.83%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.38%) Adabas
11 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.92%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 16 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (6.88%) JUnit
3 7 (3.21%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.29%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.29%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.38%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (1.38%) JIRA
5 3 (1.38%) PHPUnit
5 3 (1.38%) Selenium
6 1 (0.46%) Subversion
6 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
General
1 57 (26.15%) Finance
2 37 (16.97%) Retail
3 11 (5.05%) Games
4 10 (4.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (4.13%) Marketing
6 8 (3.67%) Legal
7 5 (2.29%) Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (26.15%) Analyst
2 45 (20.64%) Developer
3 23 (10.55%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (9.63%) Senior Developer
5 18 (8.26%) Software Engineer
6 12 (5.50%) Test Analyst
7 10 (4.59%) Business Analyst
7 10 (4.59%) Project Manager
8 8 (3.67%) Marketing Analyst
8 8 (3.67%) Senior Marketing Analyst
8 8 (3.67%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (3.21%) Applications Support
9 7 (3.21%) Auditor
9 7 (3.21%) IT Auditor
9 7 (3.21%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.21%) PHP Developer
10 6 (2.75%) .NET Developer
10 6 (2.75%) Senior Business Analyst
10 6 (2.75%) Service Manager
10 6 (2.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.84%) .NET
2 19 (8.72%) LAMP
2 19 (8.72%) XML
3 15 (6.88%) Spring
4 14 (6.42%) Hibernate
5 13 (5.96%) REST
6 12 (5.50%) .NET Framework
6 12 (5.50%) WCF
6 12 (5.50%) WinForms
6 12 (5.50%) WPF
7 8 (3.67%) J2EE
8 7 (3.21%) JAXB
9 6 (2.75%) Grails
9 6 (2.75%) HTML
10 5 (2.29%) CSS
10 5 (2.29%) Java EE
11 4 (1.83%) HTML5
11 4 (1.83%) Web Services
11 4 (1.83%) XSD
11 4 (1.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.80%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.13%) NHS
4 6 (2.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.29%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.29%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.83%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.83%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.83%) PMI
6 4 (1.83%) RIA
6 4 (1.83%) Social Media
6 4 (1.83%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.38%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.38%) User Experience
8 2 (0.92%) iPad
8 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.92%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.92%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.92%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.46%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.14%) Linux
2 20 (9.17%) Windows
3 7 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.38%) Unix
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.46%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (22.48%) Software Engineering
3 39 (17.89%) ITIL
4 37 (16.97%) Scrum
5 31 (14.22%) DevOps
6 27 (12.39%) Line Management
7 26 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (11.47%) TDD
9 21 (9.63%) CRM
10 19 (8.72%) OOP
10 19 (8.72%) Project Management
11 17 (7.80%) Waterfall
12 16 (7.34%) Coaching
12 16 (7.34%) Process Improvement
12 16 (7.34%) Service Delivery
13 15 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (6.42%) ETL
14 14 (6.42%) Information Security
15 13 (5.96%) Business Analysis
16 12 (5.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (27.98%) SQL
2 30 (13.76%) JavaScript
3 28 (12.84%) PHP
4 26 (11.93%) Java
5 22 (10.09%) C#
6 19 (8.72%) Python
7 18 (8.26%) Perl
8 17 (7.80%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.59%) Groovy
9 10 (4.59%) Scala
10 8 (3.67%) Ruby
11 7 (3.21%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.21%) C
12 6 (2.75%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.29%) VBA
14 4 (1.83%) COBOL
14 4 (1.83%) JCL
15 3 (1.38%) NATURAL
16 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (10.55%) Degree
2 10 (4.59%) ISEB
3 4 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.83%) MCP
3 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.83%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.38%) MBA
5 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.46%) CISM
6 1 (0.46%) CISSP
6 1 (0.46%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.80%) SLA
2 15 (6.88%) QA
3 14 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (3.67%) COBIT
4 8 (3.67%) ISAE 3402
4 8 (3.67%) PCI DSS
4 8 (3.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (3.67%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.46%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.38%) KVM
4 1 (0.46%) Docker
4 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) Cacti
1 4 (1.83%) FortiGate
1 4 (1.83%) Grafana
1 4 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.83%) Opsview
1 4 (1.83%) Puppet
1 4 (1.83%) Salt
1 4 (1.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.46%) DameWare
2 1 (0.46%) Graphite
Vendors
1 30 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.26%) Oracle
3 14 (6.42%) VMware
4 5 (2.29%) LANDesk
5 4 (1.83%) F5
5 4 (1.83%) Northgate
5 4 (1.83%) Rackspace
5 4 (1.83%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.83%) Sage
5 4 (1.83%) SAP
6 3 (1.38%) NetApp
6 3 (1.38%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.46%) Citrix
7 1 (0.46%) Facebook
7 1 (0.46%) Splunk
7 1 (0.46%) Tableau
7 1 (0.46%) Tealeaf
7 1 (0.46%) Twitter
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive salary and benefits and excellent career
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: + Excellent Benefits such as free Sky HD package
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago