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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 76 126 104
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 108 56 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.92% 1.53% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 1.80% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 78 43 36
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £51,250
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
3266 3118 2332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.34% 85.10% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2587 2493 1866
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.49%) SQL
3 51 (25.00%) Windows
4 43 (21.08%) Microsoft
4 43 (21.08%) Finance
5 40 (19.61%) ITIL
5 40 (19.61%) MS Excel
6 39 (19.12%) CRM
6 39 (19.12%) Java
7 33 (16.18%) HTML
8 30 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
9 27 (13.24%) Web Services
10 26 (12.75%) XML
11 25 (12.25%) SAN
11 25 (12.25%) Business Analysis
12 24 (11.76%) Degree
12 24 (11.76%) SLA
13 23 (11.27%) Cisco
13 23 (11.27%) CSS
13 23 (11.27%) Oracle
14 22 (10.78%) PRINCE2
15 21 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (10.29%) CCNP
15 21 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (9.80%) Retail
16 20 (9.80%) JavaScript
16 20 (9.80%) jQuery
16 20 (9.80%) Cyber Security
17 19 (9.31%) Risk Management
17 19 (9.31%) Service Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 4 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 4 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (1.96%) Apache Solr
2 3 (1.47%) Confluence
2 3 (1.47%) Lync
2 3 (1.47%) Apache
2 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.88%) MS Office
3 8 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.43%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.96%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.25%) SAN
2 18 (8.82%) MPLS
2 18 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (5.88%) Firewall
4 6 (2.94%) FTP
5 4 (1.96%) LAN
6 3 (1.47%) WAN
6 3 (1.47%) DNS
6 3 (1.47%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.98%) LDAP
7 2 (0.98%) DMZ
7 2 (0.98%) DHCP
7 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.49%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.98%) MS Access
5 2 (0.98%) Essbase
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (6.86%) Subversion
1 14 (6.86%) Xcode
1 14 (6.86%) Git (software)
1 14 (6.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (2.45%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.96%) NUnit
5 4 (1.96%) MSTest
5 4 (1.96%) Moq
6 3 (1.47%) JIRA
7 1 (0.49%) Selenium
7 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.49%) MSI
7 1 (0.49%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.49%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (21.08%) Finance
2 20 (9.80%) Retail
3 9 (4.41%) Banking
3 9 (4.41%) Legal
4 4 (1.96%) Back Office
4 4 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (30.88%) Analyst
2 43 (21.08%) Applications Support
3 41 (20.10%) Support Analyst
4 33 (16.18%) Applications Support Analyst
5 27 (13.24%) Developer
6 14 (6.86%) CRM Analyst
6 14 (6.86%) iOS Developer
7 13 (6.37%) Environment Manager
8 10 (4.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (4.90%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (4.90%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (4.90%) Project Manager
8 10 (4.90%) Network Engineer
8 10 (4.90%) Information Security Officer
8 10 (4.90%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 10 (4.90%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (4.90%) IT Security Officer
8 10 (4.90%) Security Officer
9 9 (4.41%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.18%) HTML
2 27 (13.24%) Web Services
3 26 (12.75%) XML
4 23 (11.27%) CSS
5 20 (9.80%) jQuery
6 18 (8.82%) CSS3
7 16 (7.84%) HTML5
7 16 (7.84%) .NET
7 16 (7.84%) SOAP
8 15 (7.35%) OpenGL
8 15 (7.35%) PhoneGap
9 14 (6.86%) AngularJS
9 14 (6.86%) iOS SDK
9 14 (6.86%) REST
9 14 (6.86%) JSON
10 13 (6.37%) Application Packaging
11 7 (3.43%) Spring
12 6 (2.94%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (2.45%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.35%) Social Media
2 15 (7.35%) Mobile App
2 15 (7.35%) User Experience
2 15 (7.35%) Blackberry
2 15 (7.35%) 3D Graphics
3 9 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.43%) NHS
5 4 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.47%) PMI
7 2 (0.98%) GIS
7 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.49%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.00%) Windows
2 15 (7.35%) Android
3 14 (6.86%) Apple iOS
4 11 (5.39%) UNIX
5 8 (3.92%) Linux
6 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.49%) AIX
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.49%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.61%) ITIL
3 39 (19.12%) CRM
4 25 (12.25%) Business Analysis
5 22 (10.78%) PRINCE2
6 21 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (9.80%) Cyber Security
8 19 (9.31%) Risk Management
8 19 (9.31%) Service Management
9 18 (8.82%) Load Balancing
9 18 (8.82%) Network Architecture
10 17 (8.33%) Project Management
10 17 (8.33%) Data Modelling
11 15 (7.35%) OO
12 14 (6.86%) MVC
12 14 (6.86%) Multithreading
12 14 (6.86%) Memory Management
12 14 (6.86%) iOS Development
12 14 (6.86%) Coaching
13 13 (6.37%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (25.49%) SQL
2 39 (19.12%) Java
3 20 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.84%) PHP
5 14 (6.86%) Objective-C
6 12 (5.88%) C
7 7 (3.43%) C#
8 6 (2.94%) VBA
9 5 (2.45%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.98%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 2 (0.98%) Perl
11 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.49%) VB
11 1 (0.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (11.76%) Degree
2 21 (10.29%) CCNP
2 21 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (8.82%) CCDP
3 18 (8.82%) CCSE
4 10 (4.90%) CHFI
5 9 (4.41%) CISSP
6 8 (3.92%) CISA
7 4 (1.96%) ISEB
8 3 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.47%) MCSE
8 3 (1.47%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.49%) MCP
10 1 (0.49%) CCNA
10 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.76%) SLA
2 11 (5.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) DameWare
1 2 (0.98%) Backup Exec
1 2 (0.98%) Tivoli
1 2 (0.98%) Graphite
2 1 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.49%) ZENworks
2 1 (0.49%) SCCM
2 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (21.08%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.27%) Oracle
2 23 (11.27%) Cisco
3 18 (8.82%) CheckPoint
4 10 (4.90%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.94%) Siebel
5 6 (2.94%) Citrix
6 4 (1.96%) Adobe
6 4 (1.96%) VMware
6 4 (1.96%) hybris
7 3 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.98%) Cognos
8 2 (0.98%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.98%) HP
8 2 (0.98%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.49%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.49%) QNX
9 1 (0.49%) Sencha
9 1 (0.49%) Twitter
9 1 (0.49%) Google
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
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Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + £15,000 OTE
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ERS Medical
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum (dependant on experience)
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
ERS Medical
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum (dependant on experience)
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