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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 64 122 95
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -27
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 135 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.00% 1.73% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 1.98% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 77 59 39
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £29,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
2994 3181 2114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.68% 87.13% 84.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2341 2510 1630
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 85 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (26.14%) SQL
3 45 (18.67%) ITIL
4 44 (18.26%) Finance
5 43 (17.84%) Retail
6 40 (16.60%) Java
7 39 (16.18%) .NET
8 38 (15.77%) NHS
9 37 (15.35%) Software Engineering
10 35 (14.52%) Microsoft
11 31 (12.86%) Windows
12 30 (12.45%) T-SQL
12 30 (12.45%) Oracle
12 30 (12.45%) HTML
12 30 (12.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 30 (12.45%) Coaching
13 28 (11.62%) Project Management
13 28 (11.62%) C#
14 27 (11.20%) Mentoring
14 27 (11.20%) .NET Framework
14 27 (11.20%) Degree
15 26 (10.79%) Line Management
16 25 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (10.37%) Web Services
16 25 (10.37%) Scrum
17 24 (9.96%) MVC
17 24 (9.96%) TDD
17 24 (9.96%) XML
17 24 (9.96%) SQL Server
17 24 (9.96%) Business Analysis

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (3.73%) IIS
2 7 (2.90%) Apache
2 7 (2.90%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.07%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.66%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.66%) Confluence
4 4 (1.66%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.66%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.24%) Lync
6 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.83%) SAS
7 1 (0.41%) CICS
Applications
1 20 (8.30%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.98%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.07%) MS Project
4 4 (1.66%) MS Office
4 4 (1.66%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (6.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.83%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.98%) SAN
1 12 (4.98%) Firewall
2 7 (2.90%) DMZ
2 7 (2.90%) MPLS
3 6 (2.49%) Internet
3 6 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (2.49%) FTP
4 5 (2.07%) LAN
5 4 (1.66%) WAN
6 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.24%) DNS
6 3 (1.24%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.24%) Network Security
7 2 (0.83%) LDAP
7 2 (0.83%) FWSM
7 2 (0.83%) WebEx
7 2 (0.83%) DHCP
7 2 (0.83%) HTTP
8 1 (0.41%) IPv4
8 1 (0.41%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (2.49%) MySQL
2 6 (2.49%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (2.49%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.07%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.07%) Apache Hive
3 5 (2.07%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.66%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (1.66%) Big Data
4 4 (1.66%) SSDT
4 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.66%) OLTP
4 4 (1.66%) OLAP
4 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.66%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.41%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 25 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.73%) JIRA
3 8 (3.32%) MSTest
3 8 (3.32%) Moq
3 8 (3.32%) NUnit
4 7 (2.90%) JUnit
5 6 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.07%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.66%) Xcode
7 4 (1.66%) Subversion
7 4 (1.66%) Selenium
7 4 (1.66%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.66%) CocoaPods
8 3 (1.24%) MSI
8 3 (1.24%) AdminStudio
8 3 (1.24%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.83%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.41%) Firebug
10 1 (0.41%) Fiddler
General
1 44 (18.26%) Finance
2 43 (17.84%) Retail
3 30 (12.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.90%) Legal
5 3 (1.24%) Back Office
5 3 (1.24%) Local Government
5 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.24%) Banking
6 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (24.90%) Developer
2 34 (14.11%) Analyst
3 30 (12.45%) Senior Developer
4 19 (7.88%) Support Analyst
4 19 (7.88%) Project Manager
5 17 (7.05%) Applications Support
6 13 (5.39%) Change Manager
6 13 (5.39%) Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (4.98%) Environment Manager
8 11 (4.56%) Front-End Developer
9 10 (4.15%) Consultant
10 9 (3.73%) Business Analyst
10 9 (3.73%) .NET Developer
11 8 (3.32%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (2.90%) Programme Manager
12 7 (2.90%) Development Manager
12 7 (2.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 7 (2.90%) Network Specialist
13 6 (2.49%) Cisco Specialist
13 6 (2.49%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.18%) .NET
2 30 (12.45%) HTML
3 27 (11.20%) .NET Framework
4 25 (10.37%) Web Services
5 24 (9.96%) XML
6 23 (9.54%) CSS
7 22 (9.13%) REST
8 21 (8.71%) WCF
9 17 (7.05%) WPF
9 17 (7.05%) HTML5
9 17 (7.05%) WinForms
10 15 (6.22%) jQuery
11 14 (5.81%) CSS3
12 13 (5.39%) SOAP
13 12 (4.98%) Spring
14 10 (4.15%) Entity Framework
14 10 (4.15%) Application Packaging
14 10 (4.15%) AngularJS
15 9 (3.73%) Ninject
16 8 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.77%) NHS
2 17 (7.05%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.56%) User Experience
5 7 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.90%) Cryptography
6 6 (2.49%) Statistics
7 4 (1.66%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.66%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (1.66%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.66%) Social Media
7 4 (1.66%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.66%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.24%) PMI
8 3 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.24%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.83%) GIS
9 2 (0.83%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Physics
10 1 (0.41%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.86%) Windows
2 9 (3.73%) UNIX
3 7 (2.90%) Linux
4 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.07%) Android
5 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.66%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.24%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.24%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.24%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (18.67%) ITIL
3 37 (15.35%) Software Engineering
4 30 (12.45%) Coaching
5 28 (11.62%) Project Management
6 27 (11.20%) Mentoring
7 26 (10.79%) Line Management
8 25 (10.37%) Scrum
9 24 (9.96%) TDD
9 24 (9.96%) MVC
9 24 (9.96%) Business Analysis
10 21 (8.71%) CRM
11 20 (8.30%) PRINCE2
12 19 (7.88%) OOP
12 19 (7.88%) Service Management
12 19 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (7.47%) Risk Management
13 18 (7.47%) Change Management
13 18 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 63 (26.14%) SQL
2 40 (16.60%) Java
3 30 (12.45%) T-SQL
4 28 (11.62%) C#
5 23 (9.54%) JavaScript
6 12 (4.98%) C
7 10 (4.15%) PHP
8 6 (2.49%) C++
9 4 (1.66%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.24%) Groovy
10 3 (1.24%) Scala
10 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.24%) COBOL
10 3 (1.24%) Perl
10 3 (1.24%) VB
10 3 (1.24%) Python
11 2 (0.83%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.83%) R
12 1 (0.41%) NATURAL
12 1 (0.41%) JCL
Qualifications
1 27 (11.20%) Degree
2 12 (4.98%) CCNP
2 12 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.15%) MCSE
4 9 (3.73%) ISEB
5 8 (3.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.90%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.49%) CCSE
7 6 (2.49%) CCDP
8 5 (2.07%) CHFI
8 5 (2.07%) MCITP
9 4 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.24%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.24%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (1.24%) CCNA
10 3 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.41%) CCIP
11 1 (0.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.64%) SLA
2 14 (5.81%) QA
3 6 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.24%) ZENworks
2 3 (1.24%) SCCM
3 2 (0.83%) DameWare
3 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.41%) Graphite
Vendors
1 35 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.45%) Oracle
3 13 (5.39%) Cisco
4 11 (4.56%) VMware
5 8 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.49%) CheckPoint
6 6 (2.49%) Siebel
7 5 (2.07%) NetApp
8 4 (1.66%) hybris
8 4 (1.66%) Adobe
9 3 (1.24%) Citrix
9 3 (1.24%) Novell
10 2 (0.83%) Imperva
10 2 (0.83%) HP
10 2 (0.83%) SAP
10 2 (0.83%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.41%) Sybase
11 1 (0.41%) Facebook
11 1 (0.41%) Twitter
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Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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