The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 77 104 88
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 36 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.37% 1.08% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 1.40% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 36
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £33,875
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £38,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.14%
Continuous Improvement
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1220 1287 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.21% 77.48% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1125 1161
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Oxford +20 18 £45,250 +110.46% 5
Abingdon - 5 £32,000 - 1
Banbury -4 2 £33,750 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) Project Management
3 15 (24.19%) Degree
4 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
5 13 (20.97%) SQL
6 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 10 (16.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (14.52%) Big Data
7 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
7 9 (14.52%) ITIL
8 8 (12.90%) Java
8 8 (12.90%) Oracle
8 8 (12.90%) MS Project
8 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
8 8 (12.90%) Finance
9 7 (11.29%) C#
9 7 (11.29%) .NET
9 7 (11.29%) Python
9 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
10 6 (9.68%) Open Source
10 6 (9.68%) DevOps
10 6 (9.68%) Line Management
10 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
10 6 (9.68%) QA
10 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.68%) C++
10 6 (9.68%) Publishing
10 6 (9.68%) Process Management
10 6 (9.68%) Multimedia

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.23%) Apache Solr
1 2 (3.23%) SAS
1 2 (3.23%) ColdFusion
1 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) Moodle
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (12.90%) MS Project
4 5 (8.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) GitHub
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Big Data
2 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) Siebel EIM
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.23%) HBase
4 2 (3.23%) Triplestore
4 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.23%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.23%) Hudson
2 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.23%) Ant
2 2 (3.23%) CruiseControl
2 2 (3.23%) Maven
2 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Publishing
2 6 (9.68%) Multimedia
3 5 (8.06%) Law
4 3 (4.84%) Games
5 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Billing
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Analyst
2 7 (11.29%) Developer
3 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
3 5 (8.06%) Applications Support
3 5 (8.06%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Server Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) .NET
2 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 4 (6.45%) JSP
4 3 (4.84%) WCF
4 3 (4.84%) WPF
4 3 (4.84%) Silverlight
4 3 (4.84%) REST
5 2 (3.23%) NumPy
5 2 (3.23%) Pandas
5 2 (3.23%) XML
5 2 (3.23%) Servlets
5 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.23%) JNDI
6 1 (1.61%) HTML
6 1 (1.61%) CSS
6 1 (1.61%) RESTful
6 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.61%) HTML5
6 1 (1.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Open Source
1 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Statistics
3 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.84%) Physics
3 3 (4.84%) Blog
3 3 (4.84%) Social Media
4 2 (3.23%) Linked Data
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.23%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.23%) Ontologies
4 2 (3.23%) FMCG
4 2 (3.23%) Semantic Web
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) Project Management
3 9 (14.52%) ITIL
4 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.68%) DevOps
5 6 (9.68%) Line Management
5 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
5 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.68%) Process Management
5 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 5 (8.06%) Scrum
6 5 (8.06%) Data Architecture
6 5 (8.06%) Business Development
6 5 (8.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.06%) Analytics
7 4 (6.45%) Matrix Management
7 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.45%) Workflow
8 3 (4.84%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.90%) Java
4 7 (11.29%) C#
4 7 (11.29%) Python
5 6 (9.68%) C++
6 5 (8.06%) Ruby
7 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.84%) Scala
8 2 (3.23%) R
8 2 (3.23%) XPath
8 2 (3.23%) SPARQL
8 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.23%) XQuery
8 2 (3.23%) PHP
9 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) CISA
5 1 (1.61%) CISM
5 1 (1.61%) PhD
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 4 (6.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.61%) COSO
3 1 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Vagrant
1 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.84%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Nessus
2 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle
3 5 (8.06%) Citrix
3 5 (8.06%) Remedy
4 3 (4.84%) Siebel
4 3 (4.84%) Twitter
5 2 (3.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) Progress
6 1 (1.61%) Coverity
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Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
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Oxford
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago