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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 27 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.19% 1.06% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.63% 1.15% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
131 174 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 94.24% 92.06% 68.53%
Number of salaries quoted 63 113 94
Average salary £38,000 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.39% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015. 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 +14 10 £35,000 -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Management Information System
1 10 (90.91%) Risk Management
1 10 (90.91%) Open Source
1 10 (90.91%) Rapid7
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Ant
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
3 3 (27.27%) SLA
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Nmap
3 3 (27.27%) Maven
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
3 3 (27.27%) Puppet
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
1 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Ant
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Senior Software Engineer
1 10 (90.91%) Software Development Engineer
1 10 (90.91%) Development Engineer
1 10 (90.91%) Senior Development Engineer
1 10 (90.91%) Senior Software Development Engineer
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Risk Management
1 10 (90.91%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nmap
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Rapid7
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec