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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 121 120 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 65 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.70% 1.32% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.53% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 56 27 32
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,625 £30,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.14%
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
3254 2290 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.94% 86.35% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2435 1808 1969
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 45 (35.43%) Project Management
2 36 (28.35%) Microsoft
3 33 (25.98%) ITIL
4 29 (22.83%) Finance
5 28 (22.05%) MS Office
5 28 (22.05%) MS Excel
6 27 (21.26%) PRINCE2
7 26 (20.47%) Retail
8 25 (19.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 24 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (18.11%) SharePoint
10 23 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (15.75%) Programme Management
12 19 (14.96%) Banking
12 19 (14.96%) Retail Banking
12 19 (14.96%) Service Delivery
12 19 (14.96%) PMI
12 19 (14.96%) PMI Certification
13 16 (12.60%) E-Commerce
13 16 (12.60%) SLA
14 15 (11.81%) Service Management
15 14 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (9.45%) Configuration Management
16 12 (9.45%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (9.45%) SQL
17 10 (7.87%) Java
18 9 (7.09%) Incident Management
19 8 (6.30%) Scrum
19 8 (6.30%) UNIX
20 7 (5.51%) Windows

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 23 (18.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.15%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.36%) Lync
3 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.36%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.36%) SAS
4 2 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.57%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) CICS
Applications
1 28 (22.05%) MS Office
1 28 (22.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Google Analytics
1 5 (3.94%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) MPLS
1 3 (2.36%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.57%) Internet
2 2 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.57%) VoIP
3 1 (0.79%) SMTP
3 1 (0.79%) DHCP
3 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) VPN
3 1 (0.79%) DNS
3 1 (0.79%) H.323
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) PBX
3 1 (0.79%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.57%) OLTP
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.79%) DB2
2 1 (0.79%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Selenium
1 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.79%) Subversion
3 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (22.83%) Finance
2 26 (20.47%) Retail
3 19 (14.96%) Banking
3 19 (14.96%) Retail Banking
4 6 (4.72%) Marketing
4 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 49 (38.58%) Analyst
2 21 (16.54%) PMO Analyst
3 17 (13.39%) Project Manager
4 10 (7.87%) Service Analyst
5 9 (7.09%) Administrator
6 8 (6.30%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.51%) Configuration Manager
7 7 (5.51%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.72%) Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) UI Developer
9 5 (3.94%) E-Commerce Manager
9 5 (3.94%) UI Programmer
10 4 (3.15%) Configuration Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Change Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Test Team Leader
11 3 (2.36%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.36%) 2nd Line Support
11 3 (2.36%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.72%) HTML
1 6 (4.72%) Web Services
1 6 (4.72%) Spring
1 6 (4.72%) HTML5
1 6 (4.72%) jQuery
2 5 (3.94%) MooTools
2 5 (3.94%) CSS3
2 5 (3.94%) WSDL
2 5 (3.94%) XML
2 5 (3.94%) .NET
2 5 (3.94%) CSS
2 5 (3.94%) JSP
2 5 (3.94%) SOAP
3 4 (3.15%) Spring MVC
4 3 (2.36%) XSD
5 2 (1.57%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.79%) OpenGL
6 1 (0.79%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.79%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.79%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (14.96%) PMI
3 7 (5.51%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.94%) CMDB
5 4 (3.15%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.36%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.57%) Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) Statistics
8 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.79%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.79%) Social Media
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.30%) UNIX
2 7 (5.51%) Windows
3 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.57%) Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.79%) Android
6 1 (0.79%) AIX
6 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.43%) Project Management
2 33 (25.98%) ITIL
3 27 (21.26%) PRINCE2
4 25 (19.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 24 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (15.75%) Programme Management
7 19 (14.96%) Service Delivery
8 16 (12.60%) E-Commerce
9 15 (11.81%) Service Management
10 14 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (9.45%) Configuration Management
12 9 (7.09%) Incident Management
13 8 (6.30%) Scrum
14 7 (5.51%) Business Analysis
15 6 (4.72%) Test Management
15 6 (4.72%) Time Management
15 6 (4.72%) DSDM
15 6 (4.72%) Analytics
16 5 (3.94%) Coaching
16 5 (3.94%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.45%) SQL
2 10 (7.87%) Java
3 6 (4.72%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.79%) JCL
5 1 (0.79%) PHP
5 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.79%) C++
5 1 (0.79%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (14.96%) PMI Certification
2 12 (9.45%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.72%) Degree
3 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.36%) ISEB
5 3 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.57%) CBAP
6 2 (1.57%) CCSE
6 2 (1.57%) CISSP
6 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.57%) MCP
6 2 (1.57%) MCSE
6 2 (1.57%) CCNP
6 2 (1.57%) CCDP
7 1 (0.79%) CEH
7 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.79%) MCTS
7 1 (0.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.60%) SLA
2 7 (5.51%) QA
3 3 (2.36%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.79%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) vSphere
3 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) SCCM
2 1 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 36 (28.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.94%) Adobe
2 5 (3.94%) Google
2 5 (3.94%) Coremetrics
3 4 (3.15%) hybris
4 3 (2.36%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.36%) VMware
4 3 (2.36%) Oracle
4 3 (2.36%) Cisco
5 2 (1.57%) Citrix
6 1 (0.79%) BMC
6 1 (0.79%) Siemens
6 1 (0.79%) IBM
6 1 (0.79%) HP
6 1 (0.79%) Dell
6 1 (0.79%) Mitel
6 1 (0.79%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.79%) Sencha
6 1 (0.79%) Polycom
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Significant bonus
Posted: 5 days ago