The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 73 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 17 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.60% 2.26% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.93% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 11
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,021 £82,300 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.84%
Continuous Improvement
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
872 717 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.26% 77.26% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 623 618 565
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 18 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (26.47%) HTML
2 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Service Management
3 8 (23.53%) Change Management
3 8 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 8 (23.53%) HND
3 8 (23.53%) HP
3 8 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (23.53%) Knowledge Management
3 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (23.53%) Capacity Management
3 8 (23.53%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
5 6 (17.65%) Marketing
6 5 (14.71%) Google
6 5 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
6 5 (14.71%) Social Media
6 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
6 5 (14.71%) B2C
6 5 (14.71%) CSS
6 5 (14.71%) PHP
6 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
6 5 (14.71%) SEO
7 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 4 (11.76%) .NET

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
2 3 (8.82%) Graduate
2 3 (8.82%) Junior
2 3 (8.82%) Developer
2 3 (8.82%) Senior Manager
2 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
2 3 (8.82%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Tester
3 2 (5.88%) QA Tester
3 2 (5.88%) Systems Tester
3 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Change Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.94%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) CSS
3 4 (11.76%) .NET
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) Web Services
4 3 (8.82%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) XSL
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.94%) jQuery
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
1 9 (26.47%) Service Management
2 8 (23.53%) Change Management
2 8 (23.53%) Business Continuity
2 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (23.53%) Capacity Management
2 8 (23.53%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (23.53%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.71%) B2C
4 5 (14.71%) SEO
4 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
4 5 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
5 4 (11.76%) Cyber Security
6 3 (8.82%) Line Management
6 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PHP
2 4 (11.76%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) R
4 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) HND
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) MCP
4 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) HP
2 5 (14.71%) Google
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle