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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 71 70 92
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 93 98 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.14% 3.16% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 3.63% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 60 54 40
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £28,600 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%
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
2654 2697 2759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.54% 87.03% 83.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1699 1732 1799
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Glasgow +6 50 £42,750 +0.58% 7
Edinburgh -15 26 £49,500 +16.47% 2
North Lanarkshire - 4 £30,000 - 1
South Ayrshire +1 2 £76,590 +104.24%
Fife 0 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Inverclyde - 2 £44,500 -
Dundee -17 1 £37,500 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 91 (44.17%) Finance
2 61 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (21.84%) Microsoft
4 41 (19.90%) ITIL
4 41 (19.90%) Line Management
5 40 (19.42%) Project Management
6 39 (18.93%) Java
7 38 (18.45%) Banking
8 34 (16.50%) Degree
9 33 (16.02%) SQL
10 29 (14.08%) Windows
11 25 (12.14%) .NET
11 25 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (12.14%) Software Engineering
12 22 (10.68%) HTML
12 22 (10.68%) Oracle
12 22 (10.68%) SQL Server
13 21 (10.19%) Unix
13 21 (10.19%) SLA
13 21 (10.19%) Management Information System
14 19 (9.22%) Service Management
14 19 (9.22%) Scrum
14 19 (9.22%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (9.22%) WebSphere
14 19 (9.22%) Coaching
14 19 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (8.74%) Billing
15 18 (8.74%) Web Services
15 18 (8.74%) MS Excel
15 18 (8.74%) WebSphere Application Server

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (9.22%) WebSphere
2 18 (8.74%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (5.34%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.85%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.43%) Apache
5 5 (2.43%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (2.43%) Node.js
5 5 (2.43%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.94%) IIS
6 4 (1.94%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.94%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (1.46%) CMS
7 3 (1.46%) Drupal
7 3 (1.46%) JBoss
8 2 (0.97%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.97%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.49%) Documentum
9 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 4 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.40%) SaaS
2 6 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.91%) Heroku
2 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.46%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.34%) SAN
2 10 (4.85%) Internet
3 7 (3.40%) DHCP
3 7 (3.40%) DNS
3 7 (3.40%) WAN
4 5 (2.43%) HTTP
4 5 (2.43%) SSL
4 5 (2.43%) VoIP
5 4 (1.94%) FTP
5 4 (1.94%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.97%) Firewall
6 2 (0.97%) LAN
6 2 (0.97%) MPLS
6 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.97%) Wireless
7 1 (0.49%) ATM
7 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.85%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.88%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.43%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.46%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.46%) MS Access
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.46%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.49%) BODI
10 1 (0.49%) QlikView
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (7.77%) JIRA
2 15 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.37%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.88%) Maven
5 6 (2.91%) Subversion
6 5 (2.43%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.43%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.43%) JUnit
7 4 (1.94%) LSMW
8 2 (0.97%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.97%) Hudson
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.97%) PVCS
8 2 (0.97%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.49%) Ant
9 1 (0.49%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.49%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 91 (44.17%) Finance
2 38 (18.45%) Banking
3 18 (8.74%) Billing
4 10 (4.85%) Legal
5 9 (4.37%) Marketing
5 9 (4.37%) Retail
6 6 (2.91%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.94%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.46%) Electronics
9 2 (0.97%) Law
9 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (10.19%) Developer
2 17 (8.25%) Analyst
3 15 (7.28%) Technical Leader
4 13 (6.31%) Team Leader
5 12 (5.83%) IT Manager
5 12 (5.83%) Tester
6 8 (3.88%) .NET Developer
6 8 (3.88%) DBA
6 8 (3.88%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (3.40%) Software Engineer
8 6 (2.91%) .NET Team Leader
8 6 (2.91%) Administrator
8 6 (2.91%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (2.91%) C# Developer
8 6 (2.91%) Lead .NET Developer
8 6 (2.91%) Lead Developer
9 5 (2.43%) Applications Support
9 5 (2.43%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (2.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (2.43%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.14%) .NET
2 22 (10.68%) HTML
3 18 (8.74%) Web Services
4 15 (7.28%) HTML5
5 13 (6.31%) J2EE
6 10 (4.85%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.85%) RESTful
7 9 (4.37%) JMS
8 8 (3.88%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (3.40%) CSS
10 6 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (2.91%) SVG
10 6 (2.91%) XML
11 5 (2.43%) Spring
12 4 (1.94%) JDBC
12 4 (1.94%) JSON
12 4 (1.94%) Middleware
12 4 (1.94%) SAP Business Workflow
12 4 (1.94%) SAP Smart Forms
12 4 (1.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.19%) Management Information System
2 19 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.77%) Smart Meter
4 8 (3.88%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.91%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.94%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.94%) Statistics
9 3 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.49%) CESG
11 1 (0.49%) Contactless
11 1 (0.49%) EMV
11 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.49%) Replication
11 1 (0.49%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.08%) Windows
2 21 (10.19%) Unix
3 17 (8.25%) Linux
4 14 (6.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (6.80%) Solaris
5 11 (5.34%) AIX
6 10 (4.85%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.91%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.49%) OpenWrt
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (19.90%) ITIL
2 41 (19.90%) Line Management
3 40 (19.42%) Project Management
4 25 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (12.14%) Software Engineering
5 19 (9.22%) Coaching
5 19 (9.22%) Scrum
5 19 (9.22%) Service Management
6 16 (7.77%) Information Security
6 16 (7.77%) Service Delivery
7 15 (7.28%) Process Improvement
7 15 (7.28%) Risk Management
7 15 (7.28%) SOA
7 15 (7.28%) Test Scripting
8 14 (6.80%) Defect Management
8 14 (6.80%) Supplier Management
9 13 (6.31%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.83%) Change Management
10 12 (5.83%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.93%) Java
2 33 (16.02%) SQL
3 16 (7.77%) Shell Script
4 15 (7.28%) C#
5 11 (5.34%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.85%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.91%) C
8 5 (2.43%) Perl
9 4 (1.94%) ABAP
9 4 (1.94%) PHP
10 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.46%) Ruby
10 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.97%) Python
11 2 (0.97%) VB
12 1 (0.49%) C++
12 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.49%) VBA
12 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (16.50%) Degree
2 19 (9.22%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (7.77%) ISEB
4 9 (4.37%) CISSP
5 8 (3.88%) CISM
6 7 (3.40%) CISA
7 5 (2.43%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.94%) MCSE
9 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.49%) CEH
10 1 (0.49%) CIPFA
10 1 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.49%) MCP
10 1 (0.49%) OCP
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.49%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.19%) SLA
2 13 (6.31%) QA
3 2 (0.97%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.49%) COBIT
4 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 1 (0.49%) ISO13485
System Software
1 13 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.37%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.94%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.94%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.46%) Firmware
5 2 (0.97%) RACF
5 2 (0.97%) vSphere
6 1 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.49%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 4 (1.94%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (1.94%) NetBackup
1 4 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.46%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.46%) Puppet
2 3 (1.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.49%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 45 (21.84%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.68%) Oracle
3 16 (7.77%) IBM
4 13 (6.31%) VMware
5 5 (2.43%) Cisco
5 5 (2.43%) Citrix
5 5 (2.43%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.43%) SAP
5 5 (2.43%) Symantec
6 4 (1.94%) Caplin
6 4 (1.94%) EMC
6 4 (1.94%) Splunk
6 4 (1.94%) Sybase
7 3 (1.46%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.46%) Dell
7 3 (1.46%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.46%) NetApp
7 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.97%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.97%) Informatica
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Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bellshill
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Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
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Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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