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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 134 102 130
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +28
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 56 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.49% 1.80% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.14% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 52 33 21
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,861 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -6.97%
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
3180 2196 2224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.35% 84.23% 81.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2430 1669 1837
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 50 (39.06%) Project Management
2 38 (29.69%) Finance
3 36 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 28 (21.88%) MS Office
5 27 (21.09%) ITIL
5 27 (21.09%) PRINCE2
6 26 (20.31%) Root Cause Analysis
7 25 (19.53%) MS Excel
8 23 (17.97%) SharePoint
8 23 (17.97%) Service Delivery
9 21 (16.41%) Programme Management
9 21 (16.41%) Retail
10 18 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (13.28%) PMI
11 17 (13.28%) PMI Certification
11 17 (13.28%) Banking
11 17 (13.28%) Retail Banking
12 15 (11.72%) SQL
13 13 (10.16%) Scrum
14 12 (9.38%) E-Commerce
14 12 (9.38%) Configuration Management
15 11 (8.59%) Java
15 11 (8.59%) SLA
15 11 (8.59%) Service Management
15 11 (8.59%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (7.03%) UNIX
16 9 (7.03%) Windows
16 9 (7.03%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (7.03%) Management Information System
16 9 (7.03%) Degree

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (17.97%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.69%) SAS
3 4 (3.13%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.34%) Lync
4 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.34%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (2.34%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.34%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.56%) CICS
5 2 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (21.88%) MS Office
2 25 (19.53%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.91%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.91%) Photoshop
4 4 (3.13%) MS Project
5 3 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.56%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.56%) VoIP
2 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.78%) SSL
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
3 1 (0.78%) SMTP
3 1 (0.78%) DHCP
3 1 (0.78%) PBX
3 1 (0.78%) PSTN
3 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.78%) MPLS
3 1 (0.78%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.56%) Base SAS
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.56%) DB2
3 2 (1.56%) OLTP
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.13%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.13%) Selenium
3 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 38 (29.69%) Finance
2 21 (16.41%) Retail
3 17 (13.28%) Banking
3 17 (13.28%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Marketing
4 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 48 (37.50%) Analyst
2 23 (17.97%) Project Manager
3 20 (15.63%) PMO Analyst
4 12 (9.38%) Administrator
5 8 (6.25%) Developer
6 7 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (5.47%) Service Analyst
6 7 (5.47%) Configuration Manager
7 6 (4.69%) Team Leader
8 5 (3.91%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) UI Developer
8 5 (3.91%) UI Programmer
9 4 (3.13%) Change Analyst
9 4 (3.13%) Configuration Analyst
9 4 (3.13%) Tester
9 4 (3.13%) Test Team Leader
10 3 (2.34%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (2.34%) Project Administrator
10 3 (2.34%) Software Tester
10 3 (2.34%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) .NET
1 8 (6.25%) jQuery
2 6 (4.69%) SOAP
3 5 (3.91%) Web Services
3 5 (3.91%) XML
3 5 (3.91%) CSS
3 5 (3.91%) JSP
3 5 (3.91%) MooTools
3 5 (3.91%) HTML5
3 5 (3.91%) CSS3
3 5 (3.91%) WSDL
3 5 (3.91%) Spring
3 5 (3.91%) HTML
4 4 (3.13%) Spring MVC
5 3 (2.34%) WCF
5 3 (2.34%) LINQ
5 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.34%) XSD
6 2 (1.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.28%) PMI
2 9 (7.03%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.91%) CMDB
4 4 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.34%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.56%) Clustering
6 2 (1.56%) Statistics
6 2 (1.56%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) UNIX
1 9 (7.03%) Windows
2 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.56%) AIX
4 2 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (39.06%) Project Management
2 27 (21.09%) ITIL
2 27 (21.09%) PRINCE2
3 26 (20.31%) Root Cause Analysis
4 23 (17.97%) Service Delivery
5 21 (16.41%) Programme Management
6 18 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (10.16%) Scrum
8 12 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 12 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.59%) Service Management
9 11 (8.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.25%) Incident Management
11 7 (5.47%) Resource Management
11 7 (5.47%) Test Management
11 7 (5.47%) MVC
11 7 (5.47%) DSDM
12 6 (4.69%) Information Security
12 6 (4.69%) Time Management
12 6 (4.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.72%) SQL
2 11 (8.59%) Java
3 8 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.34%) C#
4 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.56%) JCL
5 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.56%) VB
5 2 (1.56%) C++
5 2 (1.56%) COBOL
6 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (13.28%) PMI Certification
2 9 (7.03%) Degree
2 9 (7.03%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (3.91%) CISSP
6 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.34%) ISEB
6 3 (2.34%) CISA
6 3 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.56%) CBAP
7 2 (1.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (1.56%) CEH
7 2 (1.56%) MCP
8 1 (0.78%) MCSE
8 1 (0.78%) SSCP
8 1 (0.78%) MCTS
8 1 (0.78%) MCITP
8 1 (0.78%) GIAC
8 1 (0.78%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) SLA
2 9 (7.03%) QA
3 5 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.78%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.69%) Oracle
3 5 (3.91%) Adobe
4 4 (3.13%) hybris
5 3 (2.34%) IBM
6 2 (1.56%) Capita
6 2 (1.56%) Google
6 2 (1.56%) Coremetrics
6 2 (1.56%) Citrix
6 2 (1.56%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.56%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.56%) VMware
7 1 (0.78%) Mitel
7 1 (0.78%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.78%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.78%) Websense
7 1 (0.78%) Symantec
7 1 (0.78%) McAfee
7 1 (0.78%) Juniper
7 1 (0.78%) Siemens
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Flexabile for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus bonus, pension, and additional
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19000.00 - £19500 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Success Digital
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago