The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 58 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 17 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.05% 1.03% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 1.25% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 7
Average salary £37,500 £57,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.06% +56.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £48,750 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £66,750 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
596 562 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 71.89% 82.89% 69.26%
Number of salaries quoted 423 481 464
Average salary £37,050 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.37% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in the North East

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in the North East

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 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
Tyne and Wear +6 10 £42,750 -25.97% 3
Durham +8 3 £33,000 - 1
Northumberland - 1 £37,500 -
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
3 5 (19.23%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) QA
3 5 (19.23%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (11.54%) REST
5 3 (11.54%) CSS3
5 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
5 3 (11.54%) Play Framework
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Change Management
5 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) PBX
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.54%) JUnit
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) C# Programmer
2 4 (15.38%) .NET Programmer
2 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Systems Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Programmer
2 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
1 5 (19.23%) jQuery
2 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 3 (11.54%) REST
3 3 (11.54%) CSS3
3 3 (11.54%) Play Framework
3 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (11.54%) Spring
3 3 (11.54%) Ajax
3 3 (11.54%) HTML5
3 3 (11.54%) Guice
3 3 (11.54%) JSON
3 3 (11.54%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) E-Learning
2 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) CRM
1 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
3 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
3 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum
3 3 (11.54%) Web Design
3 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
3 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Web Development
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) VBScript
3 3 (11.54%) VB
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby
3 3 (11.54%) Scala
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
3 3 (11.54%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) Epicor
5 1 (3.85%) Sage
5 1 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Saba
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