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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 54 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 125 79 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.06% 2.42% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 2.98% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 46
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £49,100 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 2649 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.01% 80.98% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1674 1695
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +24 70 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Glasgow +36 39 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Fife +2 4 £37,500 - 3
Stirling -14 4 £45,000 +15.38%
Aberdeen +9 1 £28,500 -
North Lanarkshire -1 1 £45,000 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £37,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £57,500 -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (40.17%) Finance
2 72 (30.77%) Banking
3 66 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (18.38%) Project Management
5 42 (17.95%) Change Management
6 41 (17.52%) Scrum
7 40 (17.09%) Java
8 38 (16.24%) Oracle
8 38 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (13.68%) Windows
10 31 (13.25%) Retail
11 30 (12.82%) Degree
12 29 (12.39%) Service Delivery
12 29 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (11.97%) Relational Database
14 27 (11.54%) MS Office
14 27 (11.54%) OO
15 26 (11.11%) UNIX
16 25 (10.68%) XML
16 25 (10.68%) Coaching
17 24 (10.26%) ITIL
17 24 (10.26%) Data Modelling
17 24 (10.26%) RDBMS
18 23 (9.83%) OOP
18 23 (9.83%) MS Excel
18 23 (9.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 23 (9.83%) Back Office
18 23 (9.83%) XML Messaging
18 23 (9.83%) Derivative
18 23 (9.83%) Multithreading

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (4.70%) CICS
2 10 (4.27%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.27%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.27%) IIS
3 8 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.42%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.14%) MQSeries
5 5 (2.14%) MTS
6 4 (1.71%) Apache
7 3 (1.28%) Lync
7 3 (1.28%) nginx
8 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.43%) JBoss
9 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.43%) CMS
9 1 (0.43%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 27 (11.54%) MS Office
2 23 (9.83%) MS Excel
3 21 (8.97%) MS Project
4 7 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.85%) VPN
2 7 (2.99%) Internet
3 6 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.14%) Firewall
5 4 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.71%) H.323
5 4 (1.71%) VLAN
5 4 (1.71%) Intranet
5 4 (1.71%) DNS
5 4 (1.71%) VoIP
5 4 (1.71%) DHCP
6 2 (0.85%) FTP
6 2 (0.85%) HTTP
7 1 (0.43%) WAN
7 1 (0.43%) SSL
7 1 (0.43%) Wireless
7 1 (0.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.97%) Relational Database
2 24 (10.26%) RDBMS
3 15 (6.41%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.99%) MySQL
5 6 (2.56%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.71%) BODI
7 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.71%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (2.56%) Subversion
2 4 (1.71%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.71%) TeamCity
2 4 (1.71%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.28%) Hudson
4 2 (0.85%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.43%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.43%) NUnit
5 1 (0.43%) Moq
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 94 (40.17%) Finance
2 72 (30.77%) Banking
3 31 (13.25%) Retail
4 23 (9.83%) Back Office
5 15 (6.41%) Retail Banking
6 11 (4.70%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.56%) Advertising
8 4 (1.71%) French Language
8 4 (1.71%) International Banking
8 4 (1.71%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.28%) Local Government
9 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.85%) Legal
11 1 (0.43%) Electronics
11 1 (0.43%) Billing
11 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (18.38%) Developer
1 43 (18.38%) Analyst
2 17 (7.26%) Business Analyst
3 13 (5.56%) Lead Developer
3 13 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
4 11 (4.70%) Programmer
4 11 (4.70%) CICS Programmer
5 10 (4.27%) Applications Specialist
5 10 (4.27%) Tester
5 10 (4.27%) Project Manager
6 9 (3.85%) Consultant
7 8 (3.42%) Test Manager
7 8 (3.42%) Service Manager
7 8 (3.42%) Systems Manager
7 8 (3.42%) Business Systems Manager
7 8 (3.42%) Business Manager
8 7 (2.99%) Software Engineer
8 7 (2.99%) Business Process Manager
8 7 (2.99%) Process Manager
9 6 (2.56%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.68%) XML
2 23 (9.83%) XML Messaging
3 15 (6.41%) Middleware
4 12 (5.13%) .NET
5 9 (3.85%) Web Services
6 5 (2.14%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.14%) CSS
7 4 (1.71%) HTML
7 4 (1.71%) REST
7 4 (1.71%) RESTful
8 3 (1.28%) JMS
8 3 (1.28%) SOAP
9 2 (0.85%) Classic ASP
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (0.43%) jQuery
10 1 (0.43%) JRuby
10 1 (0.43%) Java EE 5
10 1 (0.43%) Flash
10 1 (0.43%) HTML5
10 1 (0.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 23 (9.83%) Derivative
3 15 (6.41%) Mainframe
4 12 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.42%) Statistics
6 8 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.56%) Cryptography
7 6 (2.56%) DataPower
8 5 (2.14%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (2.14%) Online Banking
8 5 (2.14%) Replication
8 5 (2.14%) User Experience
9 4 (1.71%) PMI
9 4 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.71%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.71%) iSeries
10 2 (0.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.68%) Windows
2 26 (11.11%) UNIX
3 13 (5.56%) Linux
4 7 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.99%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.56%) zOS
6 5 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.28%) OpenSolaris
8 3 (1.28%) Solaris
9 2 (0.85%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (18.38%) Project Management
3 42 (17.95%) Change Management
4 41 (17.52%) Scrum
5 29 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (12.39%) Service Delivery
6 27 (11.54%) OO
7 25 (10.68%) Coaching
8 24 (10.26%) ITIL
8 24 (10.26%) Data Modelling
9 23 (9.83%) OOP
9 23 (9.83%) Multithreading
10 21 (8.97%) Service Management
10 21 (8.97%) Mentoring
11 20 (8.55%) Line Management
12 19 (8.12%) Risk Management
13 17 (7.26%) PRINCE2
14 15 (6.41%) Business Analysis
14 15 (6.41%) Software Engineering
15 13 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.09%) Java
2 21 (8.97%) SQL
3 11 (4.70%) Assembly Language
3 11 (4.70%) C#
4 6 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.56%) Shell Script
4 6 (2.56%) JCL
5 5 (2.14%) Perl
5 5 (2.14%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.71%) Python
7 3 (1.28%) VB
7 3 (1.28%) PHP
7 3 (1.28%) COBOL
7 3 (1.28%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.43%) C++
8 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.43%) Jython
8 1 (0.43%) Ruby
8 1 (0.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (12.82%) Degree
2 12 (5.13%) ISEB
3 8 (3.42%) CISSP
3 8 (3.42%) CISA
4 6 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.14%) CBAP
5 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.28%) MCDST
7 3 (1.28%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.85%) PMP
8 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.85%) MCSE
8 2 (0.85%) CCNA
9 1 (0.43%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.43%) HND
9 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.97%) QA
2 8 (3.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (5.13%) vSphere
2 11 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.99%) XenApp
3 7 (2.99%) RACF
4 3 (1.28%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.85%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.85%) SCCM
3 1 (0.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (16.24%) Oracle
2 19 (8.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.13%) VMware
4 9 (3.85%) IBM
5 7 (2.99%) Citrix
6 5 (2.14%) Sybase
7 4 (1.71%) Cisco
7 4 (1.71%) Perforce
8 3 (1.28%) NetApp
8 3 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.28%) HP
8 3 (1.28%) Dell
8 3 (1.28%) Veeam
9 2 (0.85%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.43%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.43%) Lotus
10 1 (0.43%) Avaya
10 1 (0.43%) Business Objects
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