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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 62 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 117 84 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.18% 2.72% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 3.35% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 76 39 76
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
2965 2509 2406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.59% 81.14% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1634 1618
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +22 56 £40,500 +11.72% 3
Glasgow +10 50 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Dundee +3 3 £42,500 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Fife - 2 £31,500 - 3
Aberdeen +6 1 £70,000 +79.48%
West Lothian -8 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 74 (31.22%) Finance
2 69 (29.11%) Scrum
3 67 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (26.16%) Java
5 50 (21.10%) XML
5 50 (21.10%) OO
6 49 (20.68%) Relational Database
7 48 (20.25%) Data Modelling
7 48 (20.25%) RDBMS
8 47 (19.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 47 (19.83%) OOP
8 47 (19.83%) Oracle
8 47 (19.83%) XML Messaging
8 47 (19.83%) Back Office
8 47 (19.83%) Derivative
8 47 (19.83%) Multithreading
9 44 (18.57%) Change Management
10 39 (16.46%) Banking
11 36 (15.19%) Degree
12 35 (14.77%) Project Management
13 34 (14.35%) MS Office
14 33 (13.92%) ITIL
14 33 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 31 (13.08%) Business Analysis
16 26 (10.97%) Problem Management
17 25 (10.55%) MS Project
18 24 (10.13%) Retail
19 22 (9.28%) Oracle Reports
19 22 (9.28%) Statistics
20 21 (8.86%) Retail Banking

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (3.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.69%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.69%) Apache
6 3 (1.27%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.27%) IIS
6 3 (1.27%) nginx
6 3 (1.27%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.27%) Lync
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.42%) SAS
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.42%) GlassFish
Applications
1 34 (14.35%) MS Office
2 25 (10.55%) MS Project
3 17 (7.17%) MS Excel
4 10 (4.22%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.38%) InfoPath
6 3 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (8.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (7.59%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (5.91%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 5 (2.11%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (1.69%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.27%) SaaS
2 2 (0.84%) PaaS
2 2 (0.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.22%) Intranet
2 4 (1.69%) VPN
2 4 (1.69%) Firewall
3 3 (1.27%) VLAN
3 3 (1.27%) FTP
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) MPLS
4 1 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.42%) IPv4
4 1 (0.42%) SAN
4 1 (0.42%) DHCP
4 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (20.68%) Relational Database
2 48 (20.25%) RDBMS
3 22 (9.28%) Oracle Reports
4 17 (7.17%) SQL Server
5 10 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.38%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.69%) MySQL
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.42%) DB2
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.53%) Visual Studio
1 6 (2.53%) Subversion
2 5 (2.11%) TeamCity
2 5 (2.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.84%) JIRA
3 2 (0.84%) JUnit
4 1 (0.42%) Ant
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.42%) NUnit
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.42%) Selenium
4 1 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.42%) Moq
General
1 74 (31.22%) Finance
2 47 (19.83%) Back Office
3 39 (16.46%) Banking
4 24 (10.13%) Retail
5 21 (8.86%) Retail Banking
6 9 (3.80%) Legal
7 7 (2.95%) Law
7 7 (2.95%) Billing
7 7 (2.95%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.53%) Advertising
8 6 (2.53%) International Banking
9 5 (2.11%) French Language
10 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.27%) Military
11 3 (1.27%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.84%) Electronics
12 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.84%) Marketing
13 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (28.69%) Developer
2 58 (24.47%) Analyst
3 28 (11.81%) Lead Developer
4 22 (9.28%) Business Analyst
5 20 (8.44%) Systems Analyst
6 14 (5.91%) Applications Support
6 14 (5.91%) Technical Specialist
7 10 (4.22%) SharePoint Developer
8 9 (3.80%) Support Analyst
8 9 (3.80%) Applications Support Analyst
9 8 (3.38%) Applications Specialist
10 7 (2.95%) Systems Manager
10 7 (2.95%) Business Systems Manager
10 7 (2.95%) Business Manager
10 7 (2.95%) Business Process Manager
10 7 (2.95%) Process Manager
11 6 (2.53%) ScrumMaster
11 6 (2.53%) Java Developer
11 6 (2.53%) Software Engineer
12 5 (2.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.10%) XML
2 47 (19.83%) XML Messaging
3 21 (8.86%) .NET
4 12 (5.06%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.64%) CSS
5 11 (4.64%) HTML
5 11 (4.64%) jQuery
6 6 (2.53%) RESTful
7 5 (2.11%) Web Services
8 4 (1.69%) Spring
8 4 (1.69%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.27%) WF
9 3 (1.27%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.27%) J2EE
10 2 (0.84%) SOAP
10 2 (0.84%) Tapestry
10 2 (0.84%) Middleware
10 2 (0.84%) JMS
10 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (0.84%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 47 (19.83%) Derivative
2 22 (9.28%) Statistics
3 11 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.11%) iSeries
7 4 (1.69%) Replication
8 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.27%) Social Media
9 2 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.42%) GIS
10 1 (0.42%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.86%) Windows
2 18 (7.59%) UNIX
3 13 (5.49%) Linux
4 5 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.27%) OpenSolaris
6 3 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.27%) Solaris
7 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.42%) Android
8 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (29.11%) Scrum
2 67 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (21.10%) OO
4 48 (20.25%) Data Modelling
5 47 (19.83%) OOP
5 47 (19.83%) Multithreading
6 44 (18.57%) Change Management
7 35 (14.77%) Project Management
8 33 (13.92%) ITIL
8 33 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (13.08%) Business Analysis
10 26 (10.97%) Problem Management
11 20 (8.44%) PRINCE
12 15 (6.33%) Service Delivery
13 14 (5.91%) Systems Analysis
14 13 (5.49%) Service Management
15 12 (5.06%) Software Engineering
16 11 (4.64%) SOA
16 11 (4.64%) Risk Management
16 11 (4.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 62 (26.16%) Java
2 17 (7.17%) SQL
3 16 (6.75%) C#
4 12 (5.06%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.53%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.11%) Perl
6 5 (2.11%) C++
7 4 (1.69%) Python
7 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.84%) XQuery
9 2 (0.84%) COBOL
10 1 (0.42%) Jython
10 1 (0.42%) Ruby
10 1 (0.42%) XPath
10 1 (0.42%) Groovy
10 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 36 (15.19%) Degree
2 6 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (2.53%) CBAP
2 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.69%) MCSE
4 3 (1.27%) ISEB
4 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) MCDST
5 2 (0.84%) MCP
5 2 (0.84%) HND
5 2 (0.84%) CCNA
5 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.84%) PMP
5 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.84%) CISA
5 2 (0.84%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.42%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.91%) QA
2 7 (2.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.38%) vSphere
3 5 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.11%) XenApp
4 3 (1.27%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.84%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (19.83%) Oracle
2 12 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.22%) VMware
4 5 (2.11%) HP
4 5 (2.11%) Citrix
4 5 (2.11%) Perforce
5 4 (1.69%) Cisco
6 3 (1.27%) JBoss
6 3 (1.27%) NetApp
6 3 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.27%) Dell
6 3 (1.27%) Veeam
7 1 (0.42%) Twitter
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.42%) McAfee
7 1 (0.42%) Saba
7 1 (0.42%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.42%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.42%) Sybase
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