The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 43 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 16 40 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.07% 9.66% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 11.63% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 8
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Continuous Improvement
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
341 344 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 86.77% 83.09% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 288 258 304
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (42.11%) ITIL
1 8 (42.11%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (31.58%) SDLC
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
5 4 (21.05%) SLA
5 4 (21.05%) C
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (21.05%) Back Office
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (21.05%) Firmware
5 4 (21.05%) Video Processing
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
5 4 (21.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) JIRA
5 4 (21.05%) Big Data
5 4 (21.05%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) OpenCL

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) Lync
1 2 (10.53%) Node.js
1 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
2 2 (10.53%) Skype
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (5.26%) DataStax
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mart
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Moq
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Back Office
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Operations Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) OpenCL
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) MDX
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Algorithms
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
3 3 (15.79%) User Experience
4 2 (10.53%) Market Risk
4 2 (10.53%) EPoS
5 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) CentOS
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
1 8 (42.11%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
4 4 (21.05%) Video Processing
4 4 (21.05%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Application Performance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
6 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
3 2 (10.53%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) CCA
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Firmware
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) CA
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) Remedy
2 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
2 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
2 2 (10.53%) F5
2 2 (10.53%) Splunk
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) Telerik
3 1 (5.26%) Endeca
3 1 (5.26%) DevExpress