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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 95 99 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 37 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.51% 1.63% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.19% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 22
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £54,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,891 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+0.25% -2.51%
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
1895 1686 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.51% 74.40% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1308 1321 1262
Average salary £51,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.95% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 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 17 September 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Reading

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 44 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 29 (36.25%) SLA
2 29 (36.25%) Service Delivery
3 24 (30.00%) Project Management
4 21 (26.25%) Degree
5 20 (25.00%) ITIL
5 20 (25.00%) Wireless
6 19 (23.75%) Service Management
7 18 (22.50%) PRINCE2
7 18 (22.50%) Finance
8 17 (21.25%) Huawei
9 14 (17.50%) Coaching
10 12 (15.00%) ISO 14001
10 12 (15.00%) Programme Management
10 12 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (13.75%) Cisco
11 11 (13.75%) QA
12 10 (12.50%) CRM
12 10 (12.50%) Process Management
12 10 (12.50%) Change Management
13 9 (11.25%) Nortel
13 9 (11.25%) Ericsson
13 9 (11.25%) Nokia
13 9 (11.25%) Radio Access Network
14 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
14 8 (10.00%) PMP
14 8 (10.00%) PMI Certification
14 8 (10.00%) Six Sigma
14 8 (10.00%) Benchmarking
14 8 (10.00%) Legal

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (3.75%) Drupal
1 3 (3.75%) WordPress
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) Documentum
3 1 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.25%) Lync
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.00%) Wireless
2 9 (11.25%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (6.25%) DNS
4 4 (5.00%) 3G
4 4 (5.00%) 4G
4 4 (5.00%) Firewall
5 3 (3.75%) Internet
5 3 (3.75%) Unified Communications
5 3 (3.75%) MPLS
5 3 (3.75%) Broadband
5 3 (3.75%) FTP
6 2 (2.50%) DHCP
6 2 (2.50%) VPN
6 2 (2.50%) OSPF
6 2 (2.50%) BGP
6 2 (2.50%) IPv4
6 2 (2.50%) IPv6
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) MySQL
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) ERwin
General
1 44 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (22.50%) Finance
3 8 (10.00%) Legal
4 5 (6.25%) Marketing
5 3 (3.75%) Billing
6 2 (2.50%) Front Office
6 2 (2.50%) Back Office
6 2 (2.50%) Electronics
6 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.25%) Publishing
7 1 (1.25%) Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Retail
7 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (13.75%) Service Manager
2 7 (8.75%) Technical Engineer
2 7 (8.75%) Programme Director
2 7 (8.75%) Project Manager
3 6 (7.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (7.50%) Electrical Engineer
4 5 (6.25%) Problem Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (3.75%) UI Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (3.75%) IT Support
6 3 (3.75%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (3.75%) UI Programmer
6 3 (3.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.75%) IT Support Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Support Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Operations Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) HTML
1 3 (3.75%) CSS
1 3 (3.75%) Django
1 3 (3.75%) jQuery
1 3 (3.75%) HTML5
1 3 (3.75%) CSS3
2 1 (1.25%) OLE
2 1 (1.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Smartphone
1 3 (3.75%) Open Source
1 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) DTV
3 1 (1.25%) GIS
3 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.25%) CMDB
3 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Linux
2 3 (3.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) Service Delivery
2 24 (30.00%) Project Management
3 20 (25.00%) ITIL
4 19 (23.75%) Service Management
5 18 (22.50%) PRINCE2
6 14 (17.50%) Coaching
7 12 (15.00%) Programme Management
8 10 (12.50%) CRM
8 10 (12.50%) Process Management
8 10 (12.50%) Change Management
9 8 (10.00%) Six Sigma
9 8 (10.00%) Benchmarking
10 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.75%) Operations Management
10 7 (8.75%) Line Management
11 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.25%) Performance Management
12 5 (6.25%) Problem Management
12 5 (6.25%) Scrum
13 4 (5.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) PHP
2 4 (5.00%) SQL
3 3 (3.75%) Python
3 3 (3.75%) Ruby
3 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.25%) C#
4 1 (1.25%) C++
4 1 (1.25%) Java
4 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (26.25%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) PMP
2 8 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) NVQ Level 3
4 3 (3.75%) HNC
4 3 (3.75%) HND
5 2 (2.50%) CCIE
5 2 (2.50%) CCNP
5 2 (2.50%) CCIP
5 2 (2.50%) NVQ Level 4
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.25%) ISEB
6 1 (1.25%) CISSP
6 1 (1.25%) CISA
6 1 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (36.25%) SLA
2 12 (15.00%) ISO 14001
2 12 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (13.75%) QA
4 2 (2.50%) ISO 9000
4 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) NDS
3 2 (2.50%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.50%) vSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) Huawei
2 11 (13.75%) Cisco
3 9 (11.25%) Nortel
3 9 (11.25%) Ericsson
3 9 (11.25%) Nokia
4 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.00%) VMware
6 3 (3.75%) TIBCO
6 3 (3.75%) F5
6 3 (3.75%) SAP
6 3 (3.75%) HP
6 3 (3.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (2.50%) BMC
7 2 (2.50%) SevOne
7 2 (2.50%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.25%) Mitel
8 1 (1.25%) Polycom
8 1 (1.25%) Siemens
8 1 (1.25%) SunGard
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