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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 89 117 110
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 94 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.81% 1.85% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 2.23% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 41 39
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2954 2688 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.36% 82.84% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2069 2061
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 49 (30.43%) ITIL
2 42 (26.09%) Windows
3 41 (25.47%) Microsoft
4 40 (24.84%) MS Excel
5 34 (21.12%) SQL
6 32 (19.88%) Finance
7 30 (18.63%) PRINCE2
8 29 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (16.15%) MS Office
10 26 (16.15%) Project Management
11 25 (15.53%) Service Management
11 25 (15.53%) Retail
12 23 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
13 21 (13.04%) SLA
13 21 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (11.80%) CRM
15 18 (11.18%) Java
15 18 (11.18%) Banking
16 17 (10.56%) HTML
16 17 (10.56%) XML
16 17 (10.56%) SharePoint
17 16 (9.94%) SAN
17 16 (9.94%) Business Analysis
17 16 (9.94%) Dynamics CRM
18 15 (9.32%) Web Services
18 15 (9.32%) Data Modelling
18 15 (9.32%) Cisco
19 14 (8.70%) JavaScript
19 14 (8.70%) CSS

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (10.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.48%) IIS
2 4 (2.48%) Apache
3 2 (1.24%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.24%) SAS
3 2 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.62%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 40 (24.84%) MS Excel
2 26 (16.15%) MS Office
3 14 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (6.21%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.24%) MS Project
6 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (9.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.11%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.11%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.94%) SAN
2 13 (8.07%) MPLS
2 13 (8.07%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (3.11%) Firewall
4 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.62%) Wireless
4 1 (0.62%) Internet
4 1 (0.62%) LDAP
4 1 (0.62%) VoIP
4 1 (0.62%) DNS
4 1 (0.62%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.24%) MS Access
3 2 (1.24%) OLTP
3 2 (1.24%) Essbase
3 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (7.45%) Subversion
1 12 (7.45%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.21%) Xcode
2 10 (6.21%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (19.88%) Finance
2 25 (15.53%) Retail
3 18 (11.18%) Banking
4 10 (6.21%) Retail Banking
5 7 (4.35%) Marketing
5 7 (4.35%) Legal
5 7 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.48%) Back Office
7 2 (1.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 62 (38.51%) Analyst
2 24 (14.91%) Applications Support
3 21 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 18 (11.18%) Applications Support Analyst
5 16 (9.94%) PMO Analyst
6 14 (8.70%) Developer
7 12 (7.45%) Service Analyst
8 11 (6.83%) Network Engineer
8 11 (6.83%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (6.83%) Cisco Engineer
8 11 (6.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (6.83%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 11 (6.83%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (6.21%) iOS Developer
10 8 (4.97%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 8 (4.97%) Mobile Developer
10 8 (4.97%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (4.97%) Tester
11 7 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
12 6 (3.73%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.56%) HTML
1 17 (10.56%) XML
2 15 (9.32%) Web Services
3 14 (8.70%) CSS
3 14 (8.70%) jQuery
3 14 (8.70%) HTML5
4 13 (8.07%) PhoneGap
4 13 (8.07%) SOAP
4 13 (8.07%) OpenGL
5 11 (6.83%) CSS3
6 10 (6.21%) AngularJS
6 10 (6.21%) iOS SDK
6 10 (6.21%) REST
6 10 (6.21%) JSON
7 5 (3.11%) Application Packaging
7 5 (3.11%) Spring
8 4 (2.48%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.86%) Ext JS
9 3 (1.86%) Sencha Touch
10 2 (1.24%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.07%) Social Media
2 13 (8.07%) User Experience
2 13 (8.07%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.07%) 3D Graphics
3 12 (7.45%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.45%) Mobile App
4 10 (6.21%) PMI
5 4 (2.48%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.48%) CMDB
6 2 (1.24%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.24%) Clustering
7 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.09%) Windows
2 13 (8.07%) Android
3 12 (7.45%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.35%) Linux
5 6 (3.73%) UNIX
6 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.24%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.62%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.43%) ITIL
2 30 (18.63%) PRINCE2
3 29 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.15%) Project Management
5 25 (15.53%) Service Management
6 23 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 21 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (11.80%) CRM
9 16 (9.94%) Business Analysis
10 15 (9.32%) Data Modelling
11 13 (8.07%) OO
11 13 (8.07%) Load Balancing
11 13 (8.07%) Network Architecture
11 13 (8.07%) Cyber Security
12 12 (7.45%) Memory Management
12 12 (7.45%) Multithreading
12 12 (7.45%) Risk Management
13 11 (6.83%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.83%) Service Delivery
13 11 (6.83%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.12%) SQL
2 18 (11.18%) Java
3 14 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.07%) PHP
5 10 (6.21%) Objective-C
6 6 (3.73%) VBA
7 5 (3.11%) C
8 2 (1.24%) Perl
8 2 (1.24%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.62%) XAML
9 1 (0.62%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (8.07%) CCSE
2 13 (8.07%) CCNP
2 13 (8.07%) CCDP
2 13 (8.07%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.21%) CISSP
3 10 (6.21%) PMI Certification
4 9 (5.59%) CISA
4 9 (5.59%) Degree
5 5 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.11%) CHFI
6 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.48%) ISEB
6 4 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.86%) MCP
8 2 (1.24%) MCSE
8 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.24%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.62%) CEH
9 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.04%) SLA
2 7 (4.35%) QA
3 6 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.62%) vSphere
4 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.24%) SCCM
1 2 (1.24%) Graphite
2 1 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 41 (25.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.32%) Cisco
3 14 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 6 (3.73%) Google
4 6 (3.73%) Oracle
5 5 (3.11%) Citrix
5 5 (3.11%) Coremetrics
6 3 (1.86%) VMware
6 3 (1.86%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (1.86%) Sencha
7 2 (1.24%) Cognos
7 2 (1.24%) HP
7 2 (1.24%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.62%) Apple
8 1 (0.62%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.62%) QNX
8 1 (0.62%) hybris
8 1 (0.62%) Dell
8 1 (0.62%) BMC
8 1 (0.62%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 26 days ago