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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 24 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.36% - 12.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% - 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £30,000 - £34,300
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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
130 61 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 87.25% 91.04% 87.36%
Number of salaries quoted 97 56 76
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £17,249
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 3 £55,000 -
County Tyrone - 2 £30,000 -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (33.33%) Replication
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) QA
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
6 4 (26.67%) Process Management
6 4 (26.67%) Firmware
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) SLA
7 3 (20.00%) MCSE
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (20.00%) Back Office
7 3 (20.00%) MCITP
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Mentoring

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (13.33%) DMZ
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) IDOL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Back Office
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Site Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) Ext JS
2 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (6.67%) FIXML
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) FMCG
3 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (6.67%) Derivative
4 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Process Management
3 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) Document Management
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) VB
1 2 (13.33%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) MCITP
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Firmware
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) HP Fortify
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Citrix
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe
3 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) CommVault
3 2 (13.33%) Kofax
3 2 (13.33%) OpenText
3 2 (13.33%) Tandberg
4 1 (6.67%) Coverity
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Qualys