The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 73 106 113
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 81 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.53% 1.45% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 1.90% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 16
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
Continuous Improvement
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1864 1793 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.26% 76.59% 68.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1276 1147
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Reading

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Reading

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 75 (46.01%) Telecoms
2 52 (31.90%) Degree
3 49 (30.06%) Service Delivery
3 49 (30.06%) SLA
4 48 (29.45%) Service Management
5 45 (27.61%) Project Management
6 40 (24.54%) Finance
7 31 (19.02%) PRINCE2
8 30 (18.40%) PMI Certification
8 30 (18.40%) Six Sigma
9 29 (17.79%) Problem Management
10 27 (16.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 27 (16.56%) ISO 14001
10 27 (16.56%) ITIL
11 25 (15.34%) Benchmarking
12 24 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (14.72%) Change Management
13 21 (12.88%) ISO 9000
13 21 (12.88%) ISO 9001
14 20 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (11.66%) MS PowerPoint
16 18 (11.04%) eTOM
16 18 (11.04%) CRM
17 17 (10.43%) MS Excel
17 17 (10.43%) PMI
17 17 (10.43%) Validation
18 16 (9.82%) Microsoft
18 16 (9.82%) Computer Science
19 15 (9.20%) Management Information System
19 15 (9.20%) Process Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (4.91%) Apache
2 6 (3.68%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.68%) JBoss
3 3 (1.84%) Confluence
4 2 (1.23%) Node.js
5 1 (0.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (11.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (10.43%) MS Excel
3 10 (6.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.61%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.36%) Wireless
2 6 (3.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.45%) MPLS
3 4 (2.45%) DSLAM
4 3 (1.84%) Firewall
4 3 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.84%) OSPF
4 3 (1.84%) BGP
4 3 (1.84%) VPN
5 2 (1.23%) DNS
5 2 (1.23%) FTP
6 1 (0.61%) DWDM
6 1 (0.61%) ATM
6 1 (0.61%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.45%) MySQL
3 3 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.23%) MS Access
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.61%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.61%) QlikView
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Selenium
2 6 (3.68%) Hudson
3 4 (2.45%) JIRA
4 3 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.61%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.61%) Appium
General
1 75 (46.01%) Telecoms
2 40 (24.54%) Finance
3 10 (6.13%) Legal
4 9 (5.52%) Marketing
5 5 (3.07%) Back Office
6 4 (2.45%) Front Office
7 3 (1.84%) Billing
8 2 (1.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) French Language
Job Titles
1 25 (15.34%) Problem Manager
2 22 (13.50%) Project Manager
3 15 (9.20%) Quality Manager
3 15 (9.20%) Change Manager
4 9 (5.52%) Bid Manager
5 8 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (4.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (4.91%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (3.68%) Analyst
6 6 (3.68%) Service Manager
7 5 (3.07%) Senior Manager
7 5 (3.07%) Programme Manager
8 3 (1.84%) Architect
8 3 (1.84%) Network Engineer
8 3 (1.84%) Consultant
8 3 (1.84%) Team Leader
8 3 (1.84%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (1.84%) Network Team Leader
8 3 (1.84%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (1.84%) BSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.61%) HTML
2 1 (0.61%) .NET
2 1 (0.61%) CSS
2 1 (0.61%) Web Services
2 1 (0.61%) XHTML
2 1 (0.61%) Middleware
2 1 (0.61%) LAMP
2 1 (0.61%) Ajax
2 1 (0.61%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.43%) PMI
3 16 (9.82%) Computer Science
4 15 (9.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.84%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.23%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.13%) Linux
2 6 (3.68%) CentOS
2 6 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.06%) Service Delivery
2 48 (29.45%) Service Management
3 45 (27.61%) Project Management
4 31 (19.02%) PRINCE2
5 30 (18.40%) Six Sigma
6 29 (17.79%) Problem Management
7 27 (16.56%) ITIL
8 25 (15.34%) Benchmarking
9 24 (14.72%) Change Management
9 24 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (11.04%) eTOM
10 18 (11.04%) CRM
11 17 (10.43%) Validation
12 15 (9.20%) Process Management
13 14 (8.59%) Risk Management
14 12 (7.36%) Risk Assessment
15 9 (5.52%) Quality Management
15 9 (5.52%) Financial Modelling
16 7 (4.29%) Resource Management
17 6 (3.68%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.68%) SQL
1 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
2 5 (3.07%) VBA
2 5 (3.07%) PHP
3 2 (1.23%) C
3 2 (1.23%) C#
3 2 (1.23%) C++
3 2 (1.23%) Java
3 2 (1.23%) Python
3 2 (1.23%) Perl
4 1 (0.61%) PHP5
4 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (31.90%) Degree
2 30 (18.40%) PMI Certification
3 14 (8.59%) PMP
4 12 (7.36%) Security Cleared
5 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
6 9 (5.52%) NVQ Level 3
7 6 (3.68%) MBA
8 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (2.45%) NVQ Level 4
9 4 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.84%) HNC
10 3 (1.84%) HND
10 3 (1.84%) CCNP
10 3 (1.84%) CCIP
11 2 (1.23%) CCIE
12 1 (0.61%) CCNA
12 1 (0.61%) ISEB
12 1 (0.61%) APMG
12 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (30.06%) SLA
2 27 (16.56%) ISO 14001
2 27 (16.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (12.88%) ISO 9000
3 21 (12.88%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.23%) vSphere
2 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) Puppet
2 2 (1.23%) SCCM
2 2 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.98%) Huawei
3 8 (4.91%) VMware
4 7 (4.29%) Oracle
5 6 (3.68%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.07%) Cisco
7 4 (2.45%) SAP
8 3 (1.84%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.23%) IBM
9 2 (1.23%) HP
9 2 (1.23%) Citrix
9 2 (1.23%) Ariba
10 1 (0.61%) Zend
10 1 (0.61%) Twitter
10 1 (0.61%) Juniper
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus plus other
Posted: 12 days ago
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Pertemps ERP
Salary: £75,000 - 85,000 p.a. plus bonus & excellent package
Posted: 12 days ago