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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 28 42 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.44% 0.66% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% 0.81% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £72,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £50,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £94,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
176 248 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 78.22% 82.12% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 150 238 358
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Luton

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (53.85%) ITIL
2 18 (46.15%) Unified Communications
3 16 (41.03%) Mentoring
3 16 (41.03%) Change Management
4 15 (38.46%) Time Management
5 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 13 (33.33%) Performance Management
6 13 (33.33%) Network Management
6 13 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (30.77%) Finance
8 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
9 8 (20.51%) Project Management
9 8 (20.51%) Atlassian
9 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
9 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
9 8 (20.51%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (20.51%) Scrum
9 8 (20.51%) User Experience
9 8 (20.51%) Marketing
9 8 (20.51%) QA
9 8 (20.51%) Confluence
9 8 (20.51%) JIRA
10 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
12 5 (12.82%) MS Office
12 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
12 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (12.82%) Oracle
12 5 (12.82%) Programme Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (20.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) JIRA
2 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Incident Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Project Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Technical Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Systems Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Business Systems Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Business Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Change Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Supply Chain Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Head of Development
8 1 (2.56%) Head of Web Development
8 1 (2.56%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Service Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Change Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
1 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
1 4 (10.26%) CSS
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
1 4 (10.26%) NHibernate
1 4 (10.26%) WCF
1 4 (10.26%) jQuery
1 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 4 (10.26%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) ITIL
2 16 (41.03%) Change Management
2 16 (41.03%) Mentoring
3 15 (38.46%) Time Management
4 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 13 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 13 (33.33%) Network Management
6 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
7 8 (20.51%) Project Management
7 8 (20.51%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (20.51%) Scrum
7 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
7 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
11 4 (10.26%) B2B
11 4 (10.26%) B2C
11 4 (10.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (20.51%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Atlassian
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) SAP