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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 12 14 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 11 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 14.10% 5.45% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.18% 8.33% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 3
Average salary £33,000 £27,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -26.02%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
68 36 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 87.18% 65.45% 91.88%
Number of salaries quoted 63 32 123
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -7.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 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 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 16 (72.73%) MS Office
5 12 (54.55%) C#
5 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (50.00%) Test Planning
6 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (50.00%) HTML
7 10 (45.45%) C++
7 10 (45.45%) .NET
7 10 (45.45%) TDD
7 10 (45.45%) Pair Programming
7 10 (45.45%) User Stories
8 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
8 9 (40.91%) QA
8 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (40.91%) Ajax
8 9 (40.91%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (40.91%) Scrum
8 9 (40.91%) Web Development
8 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
8 9 (40.91%) IIS
8 9 (40.91%) XML
8 9 (40.91%) XSL
8 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
8 9 (40.91%) MS Visio
8 9 (40.91%) Windows

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 9 (40.91%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (72.73%) MS Office
2 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (40.91%) MS Visio
2 9 (40.91%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio Team System
1 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.09%) PowerBuilder
General
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Software Developer
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Product Specialist
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (22.73%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Accountant
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 9 (40.91%) XML
3 9 (40.91%) XSL
3 9 (40.91%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 10 (45.45%) TDD
3 10 (45.45%) Pair Programming
3 10 (45.45%) User Stories
4 9 (40.91%) Web Development
4 9 (40.91%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) C#
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (45.45%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (4.55%) Erlang
6 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Ab Initio
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Progress