The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 66 47 74
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 26 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.67% 5.20% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 6.80% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 10
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £36,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £40,600 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
797 515 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 81.83% 76.52% 80.58%
Number of salaries quoted 681 461 569
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Continuous Improvement
East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Leicestershire region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -22 19 £40,000 +5.26%
Market Harborough - 1 £19,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £28,000 -
Continuous Improvement
East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 24 (42.11%) SQL
2 21 (36.84%) .NET
3 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
3 20 (35.09%) Retail
4 19 (33.33%) Scrum
4 19 (33.33%) Project Management
4 19 (33.33%) C#
4 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 19 (33.33%) ITIL
5 18 (31.58%) CSS
5 18 (31.58%) HTML
5 18 (31.58%) XHTML
5 18 (31.58%) E-Commerce
6 17 (29.82%) UML
6 17 (29.82%) XML
6 17 (29.82%) XSLT
6 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
6 17 (29.82%) MVC
6 17 (29.82%) Ajax
6 17 (29.82%) Marketing
6 17 (29.82%) jQuery
6 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (28.07%) RESTful
7 16 (28.07%) HTML5
7 16 (28.07%) CSS3
7 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 16 (28.07%) Extreme Programming
8 15 (26.32%) OWASP
8 15 (26.32%) Web Accessibility
9 14 (24.56%) Service Delivery

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
1 7 (12.28%) Apache Solr
2 5 (8.77%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) VLAN
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.02%) DB2
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) NUnit
1 9 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
2 7 (12.28%) Ant
2 7 (12.28%) Subversion
2 7 (12.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 20 (35.09%) Retail
2 17 (29.82%) Marketing
3 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
4 7 (12.28%) Advertising
4 7 (12.28%) Back Office
4 7 (12.28%) Finance
5 6 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.75%) Billing
6 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Publishing
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Java Web Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Technical Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Service Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Support Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) .NET
2 18 (31.58%) HTML
2 18 (31.58%) CSS
2 18 (31.58%) XHTML
3 17 (29.82%) Ajax
3 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (29.82%) XML
3 17 (29.82%) XSLT
3 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
3 17 (29.82%) jQuery
4 16 (28.07%) RESTful
4 16 (28.07%) HTML5
4 16 (28.07%) CSS3
4 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (12.28%) Java EE
5 7 (12.28%) JSON
5 7 (12.28%) J2EE
6 1 (1.75%) Flash
6 1 (1.75%) Web Services
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) UNIX
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) AIX
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) ITIL
1 19 (33.33%) Project Management
1 19 (33.33%) Scrum
2 18 (31.58%) E-Commerce
3 17 (29.82%) UML
3 17 (29.82%) MVC
4 16 (28.07%) Extreme Programming
5 15 (26.32%) OWASP
5 15 (26.32%) Web Accessibility
6 14 (24.56%) Service Delivery
7 9 (15.79%) Change Management
8 7 (12.28%) Process Management
8 7 (12.28%) Service Management
8 7 (12.28%) ITSM
9 6 (10.53%) Logistics
10 4 (7.02%) Quality Management
10 4 (7.02%) Six Sigma
10 4 (7.02%) Process Improvement
11 3 (5.26%) Resource Management
11 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) SQL
2 19 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (12.28%) Java
4 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.02%) Korn
5 3 (5.26%) VB
6 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) MCSD
2 2 (3.51%) CCNA
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) PMP
2 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.75%) HNC
3 1 (1.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
2 7 (12.28%) QA
3 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.51%) COBIT
4 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) ATG
3 7 (12.28%) Intershop
3 7 (12.28%) hybris
3 7 (12.28%) Demandware
4 5 (8.77%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe
5 1 (1.75%) Siemens
5 1 (1.75%) Primavera