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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 86 119 104
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 97 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.67% 1.62% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 1.93% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 73 43 35
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
3235 2908 2246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.09% 84.27% 82.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2578 2286 1831
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £62,000
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 5 March 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 54 (27.84%) Windows
2 47 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (22.68%) Finance
4 43 (22.16%) Microsoft
5 41 (21.13%) SQL
6 40 (20.62%) ITIL
7 38 (19.59%) CRM
8 37 (19.07%) MS Excel
9 33 (17.01%) HTML
9 33 (17.01%) Java
10 30 (15.46%) Dynamics CRM
11 27 (13.92%) Degree
11 27 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (13.92%) Web Services
12 26 (13.40%) XML
13 25 (12.89%) PRINCE2
13 25 (12.89%) SAN
14 24 (12.37%) Oracle
14 24 (12.37%) Business Analysis
15 23 (11.86%) Service Management
15 23 (11.86%) Cisco
16 22 (11.34%) Project Management
17 21 (10.82%) CCNP
17 21 (10.82%) Cisco Certification
17 21 (10.82%) Retail
18 20 (10.31%) CCSE
18 20 (10.31%) Load Balancing
18 20 (10.31%) CCDP
18 20 (10.31%) SLA
18 20 (10.31%) CheckPoint

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.06%) IIS
2 4 (2.06%) Apache
2 4 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.55%) Confluence
4 2 (1.03%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.03%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (19.07%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.22%) MS Office
2 14 (7.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (4.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.55%) MS Project
5 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (15.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.52%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.89%) SAN
2 20 (10.31%) MPLS
2 20 (10.31%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (5.15%) Firewall
4 6 (3.09%) FTP
5 3 (1.55%) DNS
6 2 (1.03%) DHCP
6 2 (1.03%) DMZ
6 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.03%) LDAP
7 1 (0.52%) LAN
7 1 (0.52%) Internet
7 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.52%) Wireless
7 1 (0.52%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.03%) MS Access
4 2 (1.03%) Essbase
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (8.25%) Git (software)
1 16 (8.25%) Subversion
2 15 (7.73%) Jenkins
2 15 (7.73%) Xcode
3 8 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.09%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (2.06%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.55%) JIRA
7 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.52%) NUnit
7 1 (0.52%) MSTest
7 1 (0.52%) Moq
General
1 44 (22.68%) Finance
2 21 (10.82%) Retail
3 9 (4.64%) Legal
3 9 (4.64%) Banking
4 8 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.58%) Marketing
6 4 (2.06%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (31.96%) Analyst
2 40 (20.62%) Applications Support
3 39 (20.10%) Support Analyst
4 32 (16.49%) Applications Support Analyst
5 21 (10.82%) Developer
6 15 (7.73%) iOS Developer
7 14 (7.22%) CRM Analyst
8 12 (6.19%) Environment Manager
9 11 (5.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Network Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.64%) Business Analyst
10 9 (4.64%) Network Specialist
11 8 (4.12%) IT Security Officer
11 8 (4.12%) Security Officer
11 8 (4.12%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.01%) HTML
2 27 (13.92%) Web Services
3 26 (13.40%) XML
4 20 (10.31%) CSS
5 18 (9.28%) jQuery
5 18 (9.28%) HTML5
6 17 (8.76%) PhoneGap
6 17 (8.76%) OpenGL
7 16 (8.25%) CSS3
7 16 (8.25%) SOAP
8 15 (7.73%) REST
8 15 (7.73%) iOS SDK
8 15 (7.73%) AngularJS
8 15 (7.73%) JSON
9 9 (4.64%) .NET
10 8 (4.12%) Application Packaging
11 5 (2.58%) Spring
12 4 (2.06%) Hibernate
12 4 (2.06%) WCF
13 2 (1.03%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.76%) Blackberry
1 17 (8.76%) 3D Graphics
1 17 (8.76%) Social Media
1 17 (8.76%) User Experience
1 17 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.25%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.09%) NHS
5 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.55%) PMI
7 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 54 (27.84%) Windows
2 17 (8.76%) Android
3 16 (8.25%) Apple iOS
4 11 (5.67%) UNIX
5 8 (4.12%) Linux
6 5 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.52%) AIX
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.52%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.62%) ITIL
3 38 (19.59%) CRM
4 27 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (12.89%) PRINCE2
6 24 (12.37%) Business Analysis
7 23 (11.86%) Service Management
8 22 (11.34%) Project Management
9 20 (10.31%) Load Balancing
9 20 (10.31%) Network Architecture
10 19 (9.79%) Data Modelling
11 17 (8.76%) OO
11 17 (8.76%) Risk Management
12 16 (8.25%) Multithreading
12 16 (8.25%) Memory Management
12 16 (8.25%) Cyber Security
13 15 (7.73%) iOS Development
13 15 (7.73%) Six Sigma
14 11 (5.67%) Release Management
14 11 (5.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (21.13%) SQL
2 33 (17.01%) Java
3 18 (9.28%) JavaScript
3 18 (9.28%) PHP
4 15 (7.73%) Objective-C
5 9 (4.64%) C
6 6 (3.09%) VBA
7 4 (2.06%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.03%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (1.03%) C#
8 2 (1.03%) Perl
9 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (13.92%) Degree
2 21 (10.82%) CCNP
2 21 (10.82%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (10.31%) CCDP
3 20 (10.31%) CCSE
4 9 (4.64%) CISSP
5 8 (4.12%) CISA
5 8 (4.12%) CHFI
6 4 (2.06%) VCP4
7 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.55%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.55%) ISEB
7 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.55%) MCSE
8 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.03%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.52%) MCP
9 1 (0.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.31%) SLA
2 11 (5.67%) QA
3 9 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.03%) DameWare
1 2 (1.03%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.03%) Graphite
2 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.52%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 43 (22.16%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.37%) Oracle
3 23 (11.86%) Cisco
4 20 (10.31%) CheckPoint
5 10 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.09%) Siebel
6 6 (3.09%) Citrix
7 4 (2.06%) VMware
8 3 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.03%) Cognos
9 2 (1.03%) HP
9 2 (1.03%) Google
9 2 (1.03%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.03%) Sencha
10 1 (0.52%) Twitter
10 1 (0.52%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.52%) QNX
10 1 (0.52%) Apple
10 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.52%) BMC
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Salary: £330 - £380 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
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Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Tesco Mobile
Posted: 6 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago