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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 57 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.47% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.43% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £34,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
289 230 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 85.00% 76.67% 66.52%
Number of salaries quoted 275 213 143
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 28 (93.33%) E-Commerce
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (93.33%) JIRA
1 28 (93.33%) Retail
1 28 (93.33%) Confluence
2 26 (86.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (86.67%) Moq
2 26 (86.67%) RedPrairie
2 26 (86.67%) Cucumber
2 26 (86.67%) BDD
2 26 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (86.67%) Spring.NET
2 26 (86.67%) TeamCity
2 26 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 26 (86.67%) StructureMap
2 26 (86.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 26 (86.67%) RavenDB
2 26 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 26 (86.67%) WATIR
2 26 (86.67%) jQuery
2 26 (86.67%) .NET Framework
2 26 (86.67%) ReSharper
2 26 (86.67%) Refactoring
2 26 (86.67%) Ruby
2 26 (86.67%) Endeca
2 26 (86.67%) NHibernate
2 26 (86.67%) TDD
2 26 (86.67%) Pair Programming
2 26 (86.67%) NUnit
2 26 (86.67%) Back Office

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 28 (93.33%) Confluence
2 26 (86.67%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (86.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) RavenDB
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (93.33%) JIRA
2 26 (86.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (86.67%) Moq
2 26 (86.67%) Cucumber
2 26 (86.67%) TeamCity
2 26 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 26 (86.67%) WATIR
2 26 (86.67%) ReSharper
2 26 (86.67%) NUnit
2 26 (86.67%) NCrunch
General
1 28 (93.33%) Retail
2 26 (86.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 13 (43.33%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Release Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Change Manager
6 2 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (6.67%) Change and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) Spring.NET
1 26 (86.67%) StructureMap
1 26 (86.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 26 (86.67%) jQuery
1 26 (86.67%) .NET Framework
1 26 (86.67%) NHibernate
1 26 (86.67%) MSMQ
1 26 (86.67%) HTML
1 26 (86.67%) .NET
1 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
1 26 (86.67%) CSS
1 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 26 (86.67%) Dapper ORM
1 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) E-Commerce
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) BDD
2 26 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 26 (86.67%) Refactoring
2 26 (86.67%) TDD
2 26 (86.67%) Pair Programming
2 26 (86.67%) MVC
2 26 (86.67%) ERP
2 26 (86.67%) OOD
2 26 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (86.67%) OO
2 26 (86.67%) Kalman Filter
3 22 (73.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) Ruby
1 26 (86.67%) C#
1 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
1 26 (86.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) RedPrairie
1 26 (86.67%) Endeca
1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft