The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 47 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 12 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.78% 5.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 6.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 0
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
376 363 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.24% 81.76% 57.66%
Number of salaries quoted 335 300 202
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Continuous Improvement
Bedfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Luton

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Luton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Luton

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Siebel
4 5 (35.71%) PMP
4 5 (35.71%) Middleware
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL V2
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) CMDB
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (21.43%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (21.43%) Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) Middleware
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (21.43%) WCF
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V2
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Siebel