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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 119 99 126
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 65 52 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.72% 1.87% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.31% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 53 37 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £47,500 £45,000
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
3168 2251 1903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 83.70% 80.94% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2547 1794 1621
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 23 April 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 (36.52%) Finance
2 40 (34.78%) Project Management
3 21 (18.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 20 (17.39%) Scrum
5 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (16.52%) Management Information System
5 19 (16.52%) Service Delivery
6 18 (15.65%) Microsoft
7 17 (14.78%) PRINCE2
8 15 (13.04%) SQL
9 14 (12.17%) MS Office
9 14 (12.17%) SLA
9 14 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (11.30%) Project Planning
10 13 (11.30%) Degree
10 13 (11.30%) SharePoint
10 13 (11.30%) .NET
10 13 (11.30%) MS Project
11 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
11 12 (10.43%) Change Management
11 12 (10.43%) Resource Management
12 11 (9.57%) Matrix Management
12 11 (9.57%) Java
12 11 (9.57%) MS Visio
12 11 (9.57%) SAS
13 10 (8.70%) Information Security
13 10 (8.70%) Six Sigma
13 10 (8.70%) jQuery
13 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (11.30%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.57%) SAS
3 9 (7.83%) MS Project Server
4 4 (3.48%) ColdFusion
5 3 (2.61%) CICS
5 3 (2.61%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.74%) Apache
7 1 (0.87%) Lync
7 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (12.17%) MS Office
2 13 (11.30%) MS Project
3 11 (9.57%) MS Visio
4 9 (7.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.48%) Photoshop
6 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.87%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.74%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.74%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.87%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) FTP
1 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.87%) DNS
1 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.87%) SSL
1 1 (0.87%) Firewall
1 1 (0.87%) Wireless
1 1 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
1 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.61%) DB2
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.74%) Base SAS
4 2 (1.74%) MySQL
5 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.74%) Subversion
4 1 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 42 (36.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) Retail
2 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.74%) Local Government
3 2 (1.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (26.09%) Analyst
2 19 (16.52%) Project Manager
3 16 (13.91%) Developer
4 9 (7.83%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (6.96%) Business Manager
6 7 (6.09%) Change Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) PMO Administrator
7 6 (5.22%) Project Support Administrator
7 6 (5.22%) Business Improvement Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Security Officer
7 6 (5.22%) Information Security Officer
7 6 (5.22%) Administrator
7 6 (5.22%) Project Administrator
8 5 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (4.35%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Tester
9 4 (3.48%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.48%) Architect
9 4 (3.48%) Development Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.30%) .NET
2 10 (8.70%) jQuery
3 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.09%) CSS
4 7 (6.09%) SOAP
4 7 (6.09%) Web Services
5 6 (5.22%) HTML
6 4 (3.48%) CSS3
6 4 (3.48%) JSP
6 4 (3.48%) MooTools
6 4 (3.48%) HTML5
6 4 (3.48%) Spring
7 3 (2.61%) Spring MVC
7 3 (2.61%) WCF
7 3 (2.61%) LINQ
7 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.61%) XML
8 2 (1.74%) XSD
8 2 (1.74%) WSDL
8 2 (1.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.52%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.74%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.74%) Statistics
4 1 (0.87%) NHS
4 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) Windows
1 7 (6.09%) Linux
2 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (2.61%) AIX
2 3 (2.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.78%) Project Management
2 21 (18.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 20 (17.39%) Scrum
4 19 (16.52%) Service Delivery
4 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (14.78%) PRINCE2
6 14 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (11.30%) Project Planning
8 12 (10.43%) Resource Management
8 12 (10.43%) Change Management
9 11 (9.57%) Matrix Management
10 10 (8.70%) Six Sigma
10 10 (8.70%) Information Security
11 9 (7.83%) Information Security Management
11 9 (7.83%) Security Management
11 9 (7.83%) MVC
11 9 (7.83%) Project Governance
12 8 (6.96%) Risk Management
12 8 (6.96%) DSDM
13 7 (6.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.04%) SQL
2 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (9.57%) Java
4 7 (6.09%) C#
5 4 (3.48%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.61%) JCL
6 3 (2.61%) C++
6 3 (2.61%) COBOL
7 2 (1.74%) PHP
7 2 (1.74%) PHP5
7 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) Degree
2 8 (6.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 8 (6.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (5.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 6 (5.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.35%) CISSP
5 3 (2.61%) CISA
5 3 (2.61%) ISEB
6 2 (1.74%) CEH
6 2 (1.74%) GIAC
7 1 (0.87%) GCIA
7 1 (0.87%) GCIH
7 1 (0.87%) OCP
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.87%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.17%) SLA
2 10 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (6.09%) QA
4 6 (5.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.87%) Snort
Vendors
1 18 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle
3 5 (4.35%) Capita
4 4 (3.48%) IBM
4 4 (3.48%) Adobe
5 3 (2.61%) hybris
6 2 (1.74%) Orchard
6 2 (1.74%) SAP
6 2 (1.74%) Northgate
6 2 (1.74%) Civica
6 2 (1.74%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.87%) Websense
7 1 (0.87%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.87%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.87%) Cisco
7 1 (0.87%) HP
7 1 (0.87%) Dell
7 1 (0.87%) Juniper
7 1 (0.87%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.87%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago