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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 68 78 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -30
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 113 81 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.12% 2.67% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 3.27% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 71 41 100
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,604
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -2.29%
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
2971 2479 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.07% 81.60% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1610 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +18 58 £37,500 +8.69% 6
Glasgow -1 44 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Dundee +9 3 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Fife - 2 £31,500 - 2
Aberdeen +9 1 £70,000 +80.64%
West Lothian -8 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 79 (34.05%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (31.90%) Finance
3 64 (27.59%) Scrum
4 58 (25.00%) Java
5 51 (21.98%) Oracle
6 48 (20.69%) XML
6 48 (20.69%) OO
7 47 (20.26%) Relational Database
8 46 (19.83%) Data Modelling
8 46 (19.83%) RDBMS
9 45 (19.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 45 (19.40%) OOP
9 45 (19.40%) XML Messaging
9 45 (19.40%) Back Office
9 45 (19.40%) Change Management
9 45 (19.40%) Derivative
9 45 (19.40%) Multithreading
10 42 (18.10%) Banking
11 35 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (14.66%) MS Office
12 34 (14.66%) Project Management
13 33 (14.22%) Degree
13 33 (14.22%) Mentoring
14 32 (13.79%) ITIL
15 31 (13.36%) Business Analysis
15 31 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
16 30 (12.93%) Coaching
17 27 (11.64%) Problem Management
18 25 (10.78%) Retail
18 25 (10.78%) MS Project

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (5.60%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.31%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.72%) Apache
4 4 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.29%) CICS
5 3 (1.29%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.29%) IIS
5 3 (1.29%) Lync
5 3 (1.29%) nginx
5 3 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.43%) MTS
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
Applications
1 34 (14.66%) MS Office
2 25 (10.78%) MS Project
3 17 (7.33%) MS Excel
4 10 (4.31%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.45%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (8.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (7.76%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (6.03%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (2.16%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (1.72%) Oracle Payroll
6 4 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) SaaS
2 2 (0.86%) PaaS
2 2 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.17%) Intranet
2 5 (2.16%) VPN
2 5 (2.16%) Firewall
3 4 (1.72%) VLAN
4 3 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.29%) FTP
5 1 (0.43%) Internet
5 1 (0.43%) MPLS
5 1 (0.43%) HTTP
5 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.26%) Relational Database
2 46 (19.83%) RDBMS
3 22 (9.48%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (6.47%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.45%) Data Mining
6 6 (2.59%) MySQL
7 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.43%) DB2
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (3.02%) Subversion
2 6 (2.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.16%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.16%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.86%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (0.86%) Hudson
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.43%) Ant
5 1 (0.43%) NUnit
5 1 (0.43%) Moq
5 1 (0.43%) JIRA
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
General
1 74 (31.90%) Finance
2 45 (19.40%) Back Office
3 42 (18.10%) Banking
4 25 (10.78%) Retail
5 22 (9.48%) Retail Banking
6 10 (4.31%) Legal
7 7 (3.02%) General Ledger
7 7 (3.02%) Billing
7 7 (3.02%) Law
8 6 (2.59%) Advertising
8 6 (2.59%) International Banking
9 5 (2.16%) French Language
10 3 (1.29%) Marketing
11 2 (0.86%) Electronics
11 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.86%) Local Government
12 1 (0.43%) Military
12 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (29.31%) Developer
2 57 (24.57%) Analyst
3 25 (10.78%) Lead Developer
4 21 (9.05%) Business Analyst
5 20 (8.62%) Systems Analyst
6 16 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 13 (5.60%) Technical Specialist
8 10 (4.31%) SharePoint Developer
8 10 (4.31%) Support Analyst
8 10 (4.31%) Applications Support Analyst
9 9 (3.88%) Applications Specialist
9 9 (3.88%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.02%) Business Systems Manager
10 7 (3.02%) Business Manager
10 7 (3.02%) Systems Manager
10 7 (3.02%) Business Process Manager
10 7 (3.02%) Process Manager
11 6 (2.59%) Consultant
12 5 (2.16%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.16%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.69%) XML
2 45 (19.40%) XML Messaging
3 20 (8.62%) .NET
4 13 (5.60%) HTML
4 13 (5.60%) CSS
5 11 (4.74%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.74%) jQuery
6 6 (2.59%) RESTful
7 5 (2.16%) Middleware
8 3 (1.29%) Web Services
8 3 (1.29%) WF
9 2 (0.86%) WCF
9 2 (0.86%) WPF
9 2 (0.86%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (0.86%) Spring
9 2 (0.86%) SOAP
9 2 (0.86%) J2EE
9 2 (0.86%) JMS
10 1 (0.43%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 45 (19.40%) Derivative
2 31 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (9.48%) Statistics
4 10 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.59%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.16%) Replication
8 5 (2.16%) iSeries
9 4 (1.72%) User Experience
10 3 (1.29%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.29%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.29%) Social Media
11 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.43%) GIS
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.43%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.05%) UNIX
1 21 (9.05%) Windows
2 12 (5.17%) Linux
3 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.29%) zOS
4 3 (1.29%) Solaris
4 3 (1.29%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.29%) OpenSolaris
4 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (34.05%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (27.59%) Scrum
3 48 (20.69%) OO
4 46 (19.83%) Data Modelling
5 45 (19.40%) OOP
5 45 (19.40%) Change Management
5 45 (19.40%) Multithreading
6 35 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (14.66%) Project Management
8 33 (14.22%) Mentoring
9 32 (13.79%) ITIL
10 31 (13.36%) Business Analysis
11 30 (12.93%) Coaching
12 27 (11.64%) Problem Management
13 20 (8.62%) PRINCE
14 16 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
15 14 (6.03%) Service Delivery
15 14 (6.03%) Line Management
16 13 (5.60%) Software Engineering
17 12 (5.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (25.00%) Java
2 19 (8.19%) C#
3 18 (7.76%) SQL
4 12 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.16%) Perl
7 4 (1.72%) Python
8 3 (1.29%) JCL
8 3 (1.29%) Assembly Language
8 3 (1.29%) C++
8 3 (1.29%) COBOL
8 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.29%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.86%) PHP
9 2 (0.86%) XQuery
10 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.43%) Ruby
10 1 (0.43%) Jython
10 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 33 (14.22%) Degree
2 6 (2.59%) CBAP
2 6 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.29%) ISEB
3 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.86%) CISA
4 2 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (0.86%) HND
4 2 (0.86%) MCSE
4 2 (0.86%) PMP
4 2 (0.86%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.86%) CCNA
5 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.43%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (0.43%) CISSP
5 1 (0.43%) MCDST
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.60%) QA
2 6 (2.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.02%) vSphere
3 4 (1.72%) XenApp
4 3 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Control-M
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (21.98%) Oracle
2 12 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.88%) VMware
4 5 (2.16%) Perforce
5 4 (1.72%) Cisco
5 4 (1.72%) HP
5 4 (1.72%) Citrix
6 3 (1.29%) Dell
6 3 (1.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.29%) NetApp
6 3 (1.29%) Veeam
7 2 (0.86%) Sybase
8 1 (0.43%) Avaya
8 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.43%) JBoss
8 1 (0.43%) SAP
8 1 (0.43%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.43%) Saba
8 1 (0.43%) Twitter
Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension and Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Training / Career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tesco Bank
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Standard Life
Posted: 6 days ago
Lanarkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The City of Edinburgh Council
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hudson - London
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago