The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 18 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.63% 0.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.28% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 124 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 82.20% 81.05% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46 97 115
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
County Antrim +18 9 - -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 22 (70.97%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) Linux
3 17 (54.84%) ITIL
3 17 (54.84%) Change Management
3 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) Degree
4 14 (45.16%) Subversion
4 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
4 14 (45.16%) Management Information System
4 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
4 14 (45.16%) TDD
4 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
4 14 (45.16%) OO
4 14 (45.16%) Multithreading
4 14 (45.16%) UNIX
4 14 (45.16%) JSF
4 14 (45.16%) Java EE
4 14 (45.16%) PrimeFaces
5 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
5 12 (38.71%) Jython
5 12 (38.71%) HTTP
5 12 (38.71%) DNS
5 12 (38.71%) Cognos
5 12 (38.71%) IBM
5 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (38.71%) Data Security
5 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (38.71%) Apache
5 12 (38.71%) FileNet
5 12 (38.71%) IBM HTTP Server

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 12 (38.71%) Apache
1 12 (38.71%) FileNet
1 12 (38.71%) IBM HTTP Server
2 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
2 8 (25.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) HTTP
1 12 (38.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) DB2
2 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Subversion
1 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Java Engineer
1 14 (45.16%) Senior Java Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Applications Support
2 8 (25.81%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Support Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Cognos Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Cognos Support
5 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Server Support
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) JSF
1 14 (45.16%) Java EE
1 14 (45.16%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Management Information System
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
1 17 (54.84%) Change Management
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) TDD
2 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
2 14 (45.16%) Multithreading
2 14 (45.16%) OO
3 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (38.71%) Data Security
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
2 12 (38.71%) Jython
3 8 (25.81%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CITP
2 3 (9.68%) Postgraduate
2 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MBA
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Cognos
1 12 (38.71%) IBM