The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 84 76 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 46 44 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.46% 2.40% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 3.19% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 45 41 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1472 1379 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 78.80% 75.23% 70.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1225 1019
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -8 16 £37,500 +7.14%
Banbury 0 14 £28,500 -
Abingdon -2 3 £53,750 +53.57%
Thame - 1 £55,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.30%) SQL
3 21 (31.34%) ITIL
3 21 (31.34%) MS Excel
3 21 (31.34%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
4 19 (28.36%) Degree
5 17 (25.37%) Oracle
6 16 (23.88%) C#
6 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (22.39%) .NET
7 15 (22.39%) Citrix
7 15 (22.39%) MS PowerPoint
8 14 (20.90%) Remedy
8 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
9 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
9 13 (19.40%) Web Services
9 13 (19.40%) Open Source
10 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (16.42%) XML
11 11 (16.42%) Java
11 11 (16.42%) Change Management
12 10 (14.93%) Scrum
13 9 (13.43%) Publishing
13 9 (13.43%) QA
14 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
14 8 (11.94%) TDD
14 8 (11.94%) Windows
15 7 (10.45%) CSS
15 7 (10.45%) PHP

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
1 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (8.96%) CMS
3 3 (4.48%) SAS
4 1 (1.49%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (31.34%) MS Excel
2 15 (22.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (8.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.45%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (8.96%) Office 365
2 6 (8.96%) GitHub
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.99%) SaaS
6 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) VLAN
2 1 (1.49%) WAN
2 1 (1.49%) SAN
2 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.45%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.45%) Big Data
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (8.96%) MySQL
5 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.99%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.49%) Ant
2 1 (1.49%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 9 (13.43%) Publishing
2 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.96%) Games
3 6 (8.96%) Finance
4 5 (7.46%) Marketing
5 3 (4.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Applications Support Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Support Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Applications Support
3 10 (14.93%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Technical Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Developer
6 6 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Project Support Manager
6 6 (8.96%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Server Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Support Manager
6 6 (8.96%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Server Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) .NET
2 13 (19.40%) Web Services
3 11 (16.42%) XML
4 7 (10.45%) CSS
4 7 (10.45%) HTML
4 7 (10.45%) Spring
4 7 (10.45%) Hibernate
4 7 (10.45%) RESTful
5 6 (8.96%) WCF
5 6 (8.96%) WPF
5 6 (8.96%) Silverlight
5 6 (8.96%) Ajax
5 6 (8.96%) WinForms
6 4 (5.97%) JSON
6 4 (5.97%) Middleware
6 4 (5.97%) XML Schema
7 3 (4.48%) J2EE
8 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.49%) JSP
8 1 (1.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Open Source
2 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Taxonomies
3 4 (5.97%) Ontologies
4 3 (4.48%) Statistics
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.49%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Windows 8
2 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (8.96%) Windows 7
2 6 (8.96%) Mac OS
3 3 (4.48%) UNIX
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) ITIL
2 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
4 11 (16.42%) Change Management
5 10 (14.93%) Scrum
6 8 (11.94%) TDD
7 7 (10.45%) Quality Management
7 7 (10.45%) Refactoring
7 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.96%) Test Management
8 6 (8.96%) Project Management
9 4 (5.97%) Business Transformation
9 4 (5.97%) RDF
10 3 (4.48%) CRM
10 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.48%) Analytics
10 3 (4.48%) Statistical Analysis
11 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.99%) Strategic Planning
11 2 (2.99%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) SQL
2 16 (23.88%) C#
3 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.42%) Java
5 7 (10.45%) PHP
6 6 (8.96%) PHP5
6 6 (8.96%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.46%) C++
8 4 (5.97%) C
9 3 (4.48%) Python
10 2 (2.99%) Perl
10 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) ITIL Certification
2 19 (28.36%) Degree
3 6 (8.96%) MCITP
3 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.96%) CCNP
3 6 (8.96%) CCDP
3 6 (8.96%) MCSE
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) Dublin Core
3 2 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Puppet
1 6 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.49%) Nessus
2 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) Oracle
3 15 (22.39%) Citrix
4 14 (20.90%) Remedy
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco
6 6 (8.96%) Apple
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) VMware
7 1 (1.49%) Twitter
7 1 (1.49%) Coverity
7 1 (1.49%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.49%) Huawei
7 1 (1.49%) Yahoo!
7 1 (1.49%) Google
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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