The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 23 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 61 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 15 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.95% 0.41% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 0.56% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £29,200 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £74,000 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
588 709 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.26% 73.40% 72.27%
Number of salaries quoted 536 613 448
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Continuous Improvement
Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 10 (32.26%) ITIL
3 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
3 9 (29.03%) Change Management
3 9 (29.03%) QA
4 8 (25.81%) XML
4 8 (25.81%) PHP
4 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) .NET
5 6 (19.35%) MySQL
5 6 (19.35%) C#
5 6 (19.35%) HTML
5 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 6 (19.35%) MS Office
5 6 (19.35%) CSS
5 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
5 6 (19.35%) Windows
5 6 (19.35%) MCSE
5 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 6 (19.35%) CCNP
5 6 (19.35%) CCDP
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (19.35%) Apple
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 6 (19.35%) Active Directory

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
1 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
1 6 (19.35%) CMS
1 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.68%) SAS
3 2 (6.45%) ColdFusion
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Office
3 3 (9.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.45%) HBase
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) Triplestore
3 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.45%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Ant
1 2 (6.45%) CruiseControl
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
1 2 (6.45%) Maven
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Hudson
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Publishing
2 5 (16.13%) Multimedia
3 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) IT Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Support Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Project Support Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Account Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Account Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Support
3 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Programmer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (9.68%) Statistical Programmer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Statistical Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Web Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Head of Service Management
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Head of IT
5 2 (6.45%) Graduate
5 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
1 8 (25.81%) XML
2 6 (19.35%) WinForms
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
2 6 (19.35%) Ajax
2 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) JSP
4 2 (6.45%) Servlets
4 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) JNDI
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.45%) REST
4 2 (6.45%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) Statistics
3 2 (6.45%) Taxonomies
3 2 (6.45%) Ontologies
3 2 (6.45%) Semantic Web
3 2 (6.45%) Linked Data
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
1 6 (19.35%) Mac OS
1 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
1 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
1 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Change Management
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
3 6 (19.35%) Quality Management
3 6 (19.35%) Test Management
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Content Management
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
6 2 (6.45%) Validation
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) RDF
6 2 (6.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) PHP
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) PHP5
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) SPARQL
4 2 (6.45%) XQuery
4 2 (6.45%) XPath
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) MCITP
2 6 (19.35%) MCSE
2 6 (19.35%) CCNP
2 6 (19.35%) CCDP
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) CISA
4 1 (3.23%) CISM
4 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.23%) COBIT
3 1 (3.23%) COSO
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco
2 6 (19.35%) Apple
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe