The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 30 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 8 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.21% 4.08% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 4.49% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 9
Median salary £81,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £23,700 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 356 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.78% 90.82% 87.66%
Number of salaries quoted 191 313 332
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Luton

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 18 (60.00%) Project Management
2 15 (50.00%) CRM
3 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
3 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 9 (30.00%) SOA
6 7 (23.33%) JIRA
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) SDLC
7 6 (20.00%) Functional Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
8 5 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 5 (16.67%) SpecFlow
8 5 (16.67%) Agile Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 5 (16.67%) BDD
8 5 (16.67%) HP UFT
8 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 5 (16.67%) HP
8 5 (16.67%) .NET
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) JIRA
2 5 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 5 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.33%) Testopia
4 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.33%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Architect
1 9 (30.00%) Digital Architect
1 9 (30.00%) Lead Architect
1 9 (30.00%) Platform Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Business Change Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Business Change Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) CRM Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Finance Manager
6 2 (6.67%) PMO Manager
6 2 (6.67%) PMO Planning Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Resource Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Resource Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Project Management
2 15 (50.00%) CRM
3 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (30.00%) SOA
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) SDLC
6 5 (16.67%) Agile Testing
6 5 (16.67%) BDD
6 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 5 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) APMP
3 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) HP
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Planview
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Rally
4 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow