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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 79 121 108
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -13
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 97 62 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.76% 1.66% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 1.93% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 36
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
3091 3214 2301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.91% 85.89% 82.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2574 1835
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 57 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.00%) SQL
3 45 (22.50%) Windows
4 41 (20.50%) Java
4 41 (20.50%) Finance
5 38 (19.00%) Microsoft
6 37 (18.50%) ITIL
7 36 (18.00%) CRM
8 35 (17.50%) MS Excel
9 29 (14.50%) HTML
10 27 (13.50%) Degree
11 25 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
11 25 (12.50%) Web Services
11 25 (12.50%) XML
11 25 (12.50%) SLA
12 24 (12.00%) Oracle
12 24 (12.00%) Business Analysis
13 21 (10.50%) .NET
13 21 (10.50%) Project Management
14 20 (10.00%) SAN
14 20 (10.00%) CSS
14 20 (10.00%) Service Management
15 19 (9.50%) Cisco
15 19 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (9.00%) Coaching
16 18 (9.00%) PRINCE2
17 17 (8.50%) SOAP
17 17 (8.50%) JavaScript
17 17 (8.50%) CCNP
17 17 (8.50%) Cisco Certification

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 5 (2.50%) Apache Solr
2 4 (2.00%) IIS
2 4 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.50%) Apache
3 3 (1.50%) Confluence
3 3 (1.50%) Lync
4 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.50%) MS Office
3 8 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.50%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.50%) MS Project
6 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 25 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.00%) SAN
2 14 (7.00%) MPLS
2 14 (7.00%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (5.00%) Firewall
4 6 (3.00%) FTP
5 4 (2.00%) LAN
6 3 (1.50%) WAN
6 3 (1.50%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.50%) DNS
7 2 (1.00%) WebEx
7 2 (1.00%) DHCP
7 2 (1.00%) DMZ
7 2 (1.00%) LDAP
7 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.50%) HTTP
8 1 (0.50%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (3.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.50%) MS Access
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.50%) Essbase
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (5.00%) Subversion
1 10 (5.00%) Xcode
1 10 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (5.00%) CocoaPods
2 6 (3.00%) MSTest
2 6 (3.00%) Moq
2 6 (3.00%) NUnit
2 6 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.00%) JIRA
5 3 (1.50%) Selenium
5 3 (1.50%) MSI
5 3 (1.50%) AdminStudio
5 3 (1.50%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.50%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (20.50%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Retail
3 9 (4.50%) Legal
4 5 (2.50%) Back Office
5 4 (2.00%) Marketing
6 3 (1.50%) Local Government
6 3 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (29.50%) Analyst
2 37 (18.50%) Applications Support
3 36 (18.00%) Support Analyst
4 28 (14.00%) Developer
4 28 (14.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 14 (7.00%) Project Manager
6 13 (6.50%) Environment Manager
6 13 (6.50%) CRM Analyst
7 10 (5.00%) iOS Developer
8 9 (4.50%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.00%) Cisco Specialist
9 8 (4.00%) Network Specialist
9 8 (4.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 8 (4.00%) Senior Network Specialist
9 8 (4.00%) Information Security Officer
9 8 (4.00%) IT Security Officer
9 8 (4.00%) Security Officer
10 7 (3.50%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.50%) Service Manager
11 6 (3.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.50%) HTML
2 25 (12.50%) Web Services
2 25 (12.50%) XML
3 21 (10.50%) .NET
4 20 (10.00%) CSS
5 17 (8.50%) SOAP
5 17 (8.50%) jQuery
6 15 (7.50%) CSS3
7 13 (6.50%) Application Packaging
7 13 (6.50%) REST
8 12 (6.00%) HTML5
9 11 (5.50%) PhoneGap
9 11 (5.50%) OpenGL
10 10 (5.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (5.00%) iOS SDK
10 10 (5.00%) JSON
10 10 (5.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.00%) Entity Framework
11 8 (4.00%) Spring
12 7 (3.50%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.00%) User Experience
3 11 (5.50%) Social Media
3 11 (5.50%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.50%) NHS
3 11 (5.50%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.50%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.50%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (3.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.50%) PMI
6 2 (1.00%) GIS
6 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.50%) CMDB
7 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.50%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.50%) Statistics
7 1 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.50%) Windows
2 11 (5.50%) Android
3 10 (5.00%) Linux
3 10 (5.00%) UNIX
3 10 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.50%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.50%) ITIL
3 36 (18.00%) CRM
4 24 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 21 (10.50%) Project Management
6 20 (10.00%) Service Management
7 18 (9.00%) PRINCE2
7 18 (9.00%) Coaching
8 17 (8.50%) Line Management
8 17 (8.50%) MVC
9 16 (8.00%) Scrum
10 14 (7.00%) Load Balancing
10 14 (7.00%) Network Architecture
11 13 (6.50%) Release Management
11 13 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (6.50%) UML
11 13 (6.50%) Data Modelling
11 13 (6.50%) Six Sigma
12 12 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (6.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 54 (27.00%) SQL
2 41 (20.50%) Java
3 17 (8.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.00%) PHP
5 11 (5.50%) C#
6 10 (5.00%) C
6 10 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 6 (3.00%) VBA
8 4 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.50%) VB
10 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.50%) Perl
10 1 (0.50%) XAML
10 1 (0.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 27 (13.50%) Degree
2 17 (8.50%) CCNP
2 17 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (7.00%) CCDP
3 14 (7.00%) CCSE
4 8 (4.00%) CHFI
5 7 (3.50%) ISEB
6 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.50%) MCSE
6 5 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.50%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.50%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) MCP
8 1 (0.50%) CCNA
8 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.50%) SLA
2 9 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (1.50%) ZENworks
1 3 (1.50%) SCCM
1 3 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.00%) Graphite
2 2 (1.00%) DameWare
2 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.50%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.00%) Oracle
3 19 (9.50%) Cisco
4 14 (7.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.00%) VMware
6 6 (3.00%) Siebel
7 5 (2.50%) Adobe
7 5 (2.50%) Citrix
7 5 (2.50%) hybris
8 3 (1.50%) Novell
8 3 (1.50%) HP
8 3 (1.50%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.00%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.50%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.50%) Cognos
10 1 (0.50%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.50%) Apple
10 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.50%) QNX
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 15 days ago