The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 115 109 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 67 51 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.77% 1.83% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.26% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 55 35 11
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3176 2254 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 83.71% 80.96% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2547 1807 1615
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Continuous Improvement
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 42 (35.29%) Finance
2 40 (33.61%) Project Management
3 21 (17.65%) Scrum
3 21 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 19 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (15.97%) Management Information System
4 19 (15.97%) Service Delivery
5 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
6 17 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 16 (13.45%) SQL
7 16 (13.45%) .NET
8 14 (11.76%) MS Office
8 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 14 (11.76%) SLA
8 14 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (10.92%) Project Planning
9 13 (10.92%) Degree
9 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
9 13 (10.92%) MS Project
10 12 (10.08%) Change Management
10 12 (10.08%) Resource Management
11 11 (9.24%) Matrix Management
11 11 (9.24%) jQuery
11 11 (9.24%) Java
11 11 (9.24%) MS Visio
11 11 (9.24%) SAS
12 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET
12 10 (8.40%) MVC
12 10 (8.40%) Information Security
12 10 (8.40%) Six Sigma

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.24%) SAS
3 9 (7.56%) MS Project Server
4 6 (5.04%) ColdFusion
5 3 (2.52%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.52%) CICS
6 2 (1.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.84%) Lync
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (11.76%) MS Office
2 13 (10.92%) MS Project
3 11 (9.24%) MS Visio
4 9 (7.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.36%) Photoshop
6 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.84%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.68%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.68%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.84%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) Wireshark
1 1 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (0.84%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.84%) SSL
1 1 (0.84%) DNS
1 1 (0.84%) FTP
1 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.84%) Firewall
1 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.52%) DB2
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.68%) MySQL
4 2 (1.68%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.68%) Subversion
4 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 42 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (2.52%) Retail
2 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.68%) Legal
3 2 (1.68%) Local Government
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (25.21%) Analyst
2 19 (15.97%) Developer
2 19 (15.97%) Project Manager
3 9 (7.56%) PMO Analyst
4 8 (6.72%) Business Manager
5 7 (5.88%) Change Analyst
5 7 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 6 (5.04%) Administrator
6 6 (5.04%) PMO Administrator
6 6 (5.04%) Project Support Administrator
6 6 (5.04%) Business Improvement Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Project Administrator
6 6 (5.04%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (5.04%) Security Officer
7 5 (4.20%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Tester
7 5 (4.20%) Architect
7 5 (4.20%) Lead Developer
8 4 (3.36%) UI Programmer
8 4 (3.36%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.45%) .NET
2 11 (9.24%) jQuery
3 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET
4 8 (6.72%) CSS
4 8 (6.72%) Web Services
5 7 (5.88%) HTML
5 7 (5.88%) SOAP
6 4 (3.36%) CSS3
6 4 (3.36%) JSP
6 4 (3.36%) MooTools
6 4 (3.36%) HTML5
6 4 (3.36%) Spring
7 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.52%) WCF
7 3 (2.52%) LINQ
7 3 (2.52%) Spring MVC
7 3 (2.52%) XML
8 2 (1.68%) REST
8 2 (1.68%) WSDL
8 2 (1.68%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.20%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.68%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.68%) Statistics
4 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.84%) NHS
4 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.72%) Linux
2 7 (5.88%) Windows
3 4 (3.36%) UNIX
4 3 (2.52%) AIX
4 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.61%) Project Management
2 21 (17.65%) Scrum
2 21 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 19 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (15.97%) Service Delivery
4 17 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 14 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.92%) Project Planning
7 12 (10.08%) Change Management
7 12 (10.08%) Resource Management
8 11 (9.24%) Matrix Management
9 10 (8.40%) MVC
9 10 (8.40%) Information Security
9 10 (8.40%) Six Sigma
10 9 (7.56%) Information Security Management
10 9 (7.56%) Security Management
10 9 (7.56%) Project Governance
11 8 (6.72%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.72%) DSDM
12 7 (5.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.45%) SQL
2 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 11 (9.24%) Java
4 8 (6.72%) C#
5 4 (3.36%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.52%) C++
6 3 (2.52%) COBOL
6 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.52%) JCL
7 2 (1.68%) VB
7 2 (1.68%) PHP
7 2 (1.68%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 8 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (5.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (5.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 5 (4.20%) CISSP
5 3 (2.52%) ISEB
5 3 (2.52%) CISA
6 2 (1.68%) GIAC
6 2 (1.68%) CEH
7 1 (0.84%) GCIA
7 1 (0.84%) GCIH
7 1 (0.84%) OCP
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.84%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.76%) SLA
2 10 (8.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (5.88%) QA
4 6 (5.04%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Snort
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.88%) Oracle
3 5 (4.20%) Capita
4 4 (3.36%) IBM
4 4 (3.36%) Adobe
5 3 (2.52%) hybris
6 2 (1.68%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.68%) SAP
6 2 (1.68%) Orchard
6 2 (1.68%) Northgate
6 2 (1.68%) Civica
7 1 (0.84%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.84%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.84%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco
7 1 (0.84%) HP
7 1 (0.84%) Dell
7 1 (0.84%) Websense
7 1 (0.84%) Juniper
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