The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 20 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 8 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 7.69% 10.77% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 14.58% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £33,000 £28,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -23.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,346 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +8.75%
Continuous Improvement
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 48 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 90.38% 73.85% 91.11%
Number of salaries quoted 86 37 108
Average salary £58,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 12 (66.67%) MS Office
5 11 (61.11%) Test Planning
6 9 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 9 (50.00%) QA
6 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (50.00%) MS Visio
7 8 (44.44%) C#
7 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 7 (38.89%) HTML
9 6 (33.33%) C++
9 6 (33.33%) .NET
9 6 (33.33%) TDD
9 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
9 6 (33.33%) User Stories
10 5 (27.78%) Ajax
10 5 (27.78%) Web Development
10 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 5 (27.78%) IIS
10 5 (27.78%) XML
10 5 (27.78%) XSL
10 5 (27.78%) Scrum
10 5 (27.78%) Windows

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Office
2 9 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio Team System
1 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.11%) PowerBuilder
General
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Software Developer
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Product Specialist
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Accountant
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) Ajax
3 5 (27.78%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Test Planning
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 6 (33.33%) User Stories
4 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Ab Initio
2 2 (11.11%) Progress
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle