The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 66 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 101 75 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.28% 2.27% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 2.79% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 35
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £31,770 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £50,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Continuous Improvement
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2615 2689 2351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.85% 81.41% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1731 1570
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Scotland

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Scotland

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 48 £42,500 +19.71% 5
Glasgow +34 37 £41,250 -13.15% 2
Fife 0 4 £37,500 - 2
Dundee - 3 - -
Stirling -10 2 £28,000 -26.31% 1
Falkirk - 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £57,500 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £37,500 -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 94 (44.55%) Finance
2 67 (31.75%) Banking
3 56 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (15.64%) Change Management
6 31 (14.69%) Project Management
7 30 (14.22%) Java
7 30 (14.22%) Degree
8 28 (13.27%) SQL
8 28 (13.27%) Oracle
9 27 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (12.80%) Retail
10 26 (12.32%) Scrum
10 26 (12.32%) Service Delivery
11 24 (11.37%) Windows
11 24 (11.37%) QA
12 21 (9.95%) ITIL
12 21 (9.95%) PRINCE2
12 21 (9.95%) UNIX
13 20 (9.48%) Service Management
13 20 (9.48%) Coaching
13 20 (9.48%) Relational Database
14 19 (9.00%) XML
14 19 (9.00%) Data Modelling
15 18 (8.53%) OO
15 18 (8.53%) Microsoft
15 18 (8.53%) Risk Management
16 16 (7.58%) ISEB
16 16 (7.58%) Middleware
16 16 (7.58%) MS Excel

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (5.21%) CICS
2 9 (4.27%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.79%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.32%) IIS
5 6 (2.84%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.37%) MTS
6 5 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.37%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.42%) SAS
8 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.95%) Apache
8 2 (0.95%) JBoss
9 1 (0.47%) CMS
9 1 (0.47%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.64%) MS Office
3 11 (5.21%) MS Project
4 5 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.32%) Internet
2 6 (2.84%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.84%) VPN
3 4 (1.90%) H.323
3 4 (1.90%) Intranet
3 4 (1.90%) DNS
3 4 (1.90%) DHCP
3 4 (1.90%) VoIP
3 4 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.95%) HTTP
4 2 (0.95%) SSL
4 2 (0.95%) VLAN
4 2 (0.95%) Firewall
5 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.48%) Relational Database
2 15 (7.11%) RDBMS
3 11 (5.21%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.90%) BODI
5 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.42%) MySQL
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (2.84%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.90%) Subversion
3 3 (1.42%) Hudson
4 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.95%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.47%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.47%) Selenium
5 1 (0.47%) JIRA
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 94 (44.55%) Finance
2 67 (31.75%) Banking
3 27 (12.80%) Retail
4 15 (7.11%) Back Office
5 11 (5.21%) Retail Banking
5 11 (5.21%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.90%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.42%) Local Government
8 2 (0.95%) French Language
8 2 (0.95%) Billing
8 2 (0.95%) Legal
8 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (20.85%) Analyst
2 35 (16.59%) Developer
3 16 (7.58%) Business Analyst
4 15 (7.11%) Project Manager
5 11 (5.21%) Programmer
5 11 (5.21%) CICS Programmer
6 10 (4.74%) Tester
6 10 (4.74%) Applications Specialist
7 7 (3.32%) Lead Developer
7 7 (3.32%) Service Manager
7 7 (3.32%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (3.32%) Consultant
7 7 (3.32%) Test Analyst
7 7 (3.32%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (2.84%) Test Manager
8 6 (2.84%) Software Engineer
8 6 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (2.37%) Quality Engineer
9 5 (2.37%) Transition Manager
9 5 (2.37%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.00%) XML
2 16 (7.58%) Middleware
3 15 (7.11%) XML Messaging
4 13 (6.16%) .NET
5 8 (3.79%) Web Services
6 7 (3.32%) HTML
7 6 (2.84%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.84%) CSS
8 4 (1.90%) HTML5
8 4 (1.90%) REST
9 3 (1.42%) JMS
9 3 (1.42%) SOAP
9 3 (1.42%) CSS3
10 2 (0.95%) RESTful
10 2 (0.95%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.95%) jQuery
10 2 (0.95%) Classic ASP
10 2 (0.95%) Ajax
11 1 (0.47%) NHibernate
11 1 (0.47%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.11%) Mainframe
2 15 (7.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (7.11%) Derivative
3 11 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.79%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.84%) DataPower
5 6 (2.84%) Cryptography
6 5 (2.37%) Online Banking
6 5 (2.37%) PMI
6 5 (2.37%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (2.37%) User Experience
7 4 (1.90%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.90%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.90%) Statistics
7 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.42%) Replication
8 3 (1.42%) iSeries
9 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.37%) Windows
2 21 (9.95%) UNIX
3 10 (4.74%) Linux
4 8 (3.79%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.32%) zOS
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.95%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.47%) Solaris
8 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (15.64%) Change Management
3 31 (14.69%) Project Management
4 27 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (12.32%) Scrum
5 26 (12.32%) Service Delivery
6 21 (9.95%) ITIL
6 21 (9.95%) PRINCE2
7 20 (9.48%) Service Management
7 20 (9.48%) Coaching
8 19 (9.00%) Data Modelling
9 18 (8.53%) OO
9 18 (8.53%) Risk Management
10 15 (7.11%) OOP
10 15 (7.11%) Multithreading
11 14 (6.64%) Mentoring
12 12 (5.69%) Software Engineering
13 11 (5.21%) ITSM
13 11 (5.21%) Line Management
14 10 (4.74%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.22%) Java
2 28 (13.27%) SQL
3 12 (5.69%) C#
4 11 (5.21%) Assembly Language
5 7 (3.32%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.32%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.84%) JCL
7 3 (1.42%) PHP
7 3 (1.42%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.42%) VB
8 2 (0.95%) XPath
8 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.95%) COBOL
8 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.95%) Perl
8 2 (0.95%) Python
9 1 (0.47%) Ruby
9 1 (0.47%) VBA
9 1 (0.47%) sed
Qualifications
1 30 (14.22%) Degree
2 16 (7.58%) ISEB
3 8 (3.79%) CISSP
3 8 (3.79%) CISA
4 7 (3.32%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.90%) MCDST
7 3 (1.42%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.95%) PMP
9 1 (0.47%) HND
9 1 (0.47%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.37%) QA
2 6 (2.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.32%) RACF
1 7 (3.32%) vSphere
2 6 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.37%) XenApp
4 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.95%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.95%) SCCM
2 1 (0.47%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (13.27%) Oracle
2 18 (8.53%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.27%) IBM
4 7 (3.32%) VMware
5 5 (2.37%) Sybase
5 5 (2.37%) Citrix
6 4 (1.90%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.95%) HP
7 2 (0.95%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.95%) Telerik
7 2 (0.95%) Perforce
8 1 (0.47%) BT
8 1 (0.47%) Avaya
8 1 (0.47%) Informatica
8 1 (0.47%) Lotus
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco
8 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.47%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.47%) Twitter
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