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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
UK / Scotland
Rank 49 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 92 83 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.08% 2.81% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 3.11% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 46
Median salary £43,174 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.05% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,750 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,650 £70,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
2020 2672 2672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.50% 90.33% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1721 1762
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +25 49 £46,000 +9.52% 6
Edinburgh +15 25 £46,500 -5.10% 6
Dundee +17 5 £27,000 -28.00%
Fife +5 3 £43,349 -3.67% 1
North Lanarkshire -1 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Inverclyde -3 1 £42,500 -4.49%
Aberdeen - 1 £20,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 - 1
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 79 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (33.33%) Finance
3 41 (18.72%) Degree
4 37 (16.89%) Java
5 35 (15.98%) Scrum
6 33 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (13.24%) Microsoft
8 27 (12.33%) Project Management
8 27 (12.33%) ITIL
8 27 (12.33%) TDD
9 26 (11.87%) SQL
10 25 (11.42%) C#
11 24 (10.96%) JavaScript
11 24 (10.96%) Windows
11 24 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (10.96%) SDLC
12 21 (9.59%) Software Engineering
12 21 (9.59%) Python
12 21 (9.59%) SQL Server
13 20 (9.13%) HTML
13 20 (9.13%) Banking
14 19 (8.68%) GIS
14 19 (8.68%) QA
14 19 (8.68%) Coaching
14 19 (8.68%) Relational Database
15 18 (8.22%) Git (software)
15 18 (8.22%) Service Delivery
15 18 (8.22%) MVC
15 18 (8.22%) PRINCE2
15 18 (8.22%) MS Excel

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.57%) CMS
2 7 (3.20%) ArcGIS
3 6 (2.74%) Apache Qpid
3 6 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.28%) IIS
5 4 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (1.83%) GemFire
6 3 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.37%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.91%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.46%) CICS
8 1 (0.46%) Confluence
8 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.11%) MS Office
3 5 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.83%) MS Project
5 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.91%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.37%) Office 365
3 2 (0.91%) SaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.02%) Network Security
2 7 (3.20%) Firewall
2 7 (3.20%) tcpdump
2 7 (3.20%) Wireshark
3 5 (2.28%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.83%) DNS
4 4 (1.83%) iSCSI
4 4 (1.83%) SSH
5 3 (1.37%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.37%) LDAP
5 3 (1.37%) VoIP
5 3 (1.37%) Wireless
6 2 (0.91%) Internet
6 2 (0.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.68%) GIS
2 19 (8.68%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.28%) MySQL
5 5 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.83%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.46%) ArangoDB
9 1 (0.46%) Big Data
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (8.22%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.94%) Subversion
3 12 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.11%) Maven
5 8 (3.65%) Ant
5 8 (3.65%) Selenium
6 5 (2.28%) Hudson
6 5 (2.28%) JIRA
7 4 (1.83%) Artifactory
7 4 (1.83%) PVCS
7 4 (1.83%) SonarQube
8 3 (1.37%) Appium
8 3 (1.37%) Bugzilla
8 3 (1.37%) HP UFT
8 3 (1.37%) JUnit
9 2 (0.91%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.91%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.91%) Grunt
9 2 (0.91%) gulp
9 2 (0.91%) MSTest
General
1 73 (33.33%) Finance
2 20 (9.13%) Banking
3 14 (6.39%) Back Office
4 8 (3.65%) Retail
5 7 (3.20%) Electronics
5 7 (3.20%) Games
6 6 (2.74%) Automotive
7 5 (2.28%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.83%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.37%) Marketing
10 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.91%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Advertising
11 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (19.18%) Developer
2 33 (15.07%) Analyst
3 15 (6.85%) Project Manager
4 13 (5.94%) Business Analyst
4 13 (5.94%) Tester
5 11 (5.02%) Junior
5 11 (5.02%) Software Engineer
6 10 (4.57%) Head of Design
6 10 (4.57%) Java Developer
6 10 (4.57%) Senior Developer
7 8 (3.65%) C# Developer
7 8 (3.65%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (3.65%) Lead Developer
7 8 (3.65%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (3.20%) Applications Developer
8 7 (3.20%) Business Systems Analyst
8 7 (3.20%) Information Analyst
8 7 (3.20%) Information Security Analyst
8 7 (3.20%) Security Analyst
8 7 (3.20%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.13%) HTML
2 15 (6.85%) .NET
2 15 (6.85%) HTML5
3 14 (6.39%) CSS
4 11 (5.02%) AngularJS
4 11 (5.02%) JMS
5 8 (3.65%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.65%) RESTful
5 8 (3.65%) Spring
6 7 (3.20%) Angular 2
6 7 (3.20%) jQuery
6 7 (3.20%) React
6 7 (3.20%) Web Services
7 6 (2.74%) Apache Flex
7 6 (2.74%) cocos2d
7 6 (2.74%) Middleware
7 6 (2.74%) WPF
8 5 (2.28%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.83%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.57%) User Experience
4 7 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.74%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.74%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.83%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.83%) Replication
7 3 (1.37%) CMDB
7 3 (1.37%) EPoS
7 3 (1.37%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.91%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (0.91%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.91%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.91%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.91%) Wiki
9 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.46%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.96%) Windows
2 11 (5.02%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.11%) Android
3 9 (4.11%) Linux
3 9 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (3.65%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.65%) Unix
5 5 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.91%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.46%) AIX
7 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.46%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (15.98%) Scrum
3 27 (12.33%) ITIL
3 27 (12.33%) Project Management
3 27 (12.33%) TDD
4 24 (10.96%) SDLC
4 24 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (9.59%) Software Engineering
6 19 (8.68%) Coaching
7 18 (8.22%) MVC
7 18 (8.22%) PRINCE2
7 18 (8.22%) Service Delivery
8 17 (7.76%) Information Security
8 17 (7.76%) Translating Business Requirements
9 16 (7.31%) OO
10 15 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (6.85%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.39%) Service Management
12 12 (5.48%) Incident Management
12 12 (5.48%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.89%) Java
2 26 (11.87%) SQL
3 25 (11.42%) C#
4 24 (10.96%) JavaScript
5 21 (9.59%) Python
6 13 (5.94%) C++
7 10 (4.57%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.65%) Objective-C
9 6 (2.74%) Lua
10 5 (2.28%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.28%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.28%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.83%) Bourne shell
11 4 (1.83%) C
11 4 (1.83%) Korn
11 4 (1.83%) Perl
11 4 (1.83%) VBScript
12 3 (1.37%) XAML
13 2 (0.91%) PHP
13 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (18.72%) Degree
2 10 (4.57%) HND
3 7 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.28%) ISEB
4 5 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.28%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.37%) CCNP
6 3 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.37%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.37%) MCSA
6 3 (1.37%) MCSE
6 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.37%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.91%) MBA
7 2 (0.91%) PMP
8 1 (0.46%) ACCA
8 1 (0.46%) CIMA
8 1 (0.46%) CISSP
8 1 (0.46%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.68%) QA
2 2 (0.91%) COBIT
2 2 (0.91%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) ISO22301
System Software
1 10 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.28%) XenApp
3 4 (1.83%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.83%) NFS
3 4 (1.83%) Samba
4 2 (0.91%) Docker
4 2 (0.91%) NDS
4 2 (0.91%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.20%) Puppet
3 3 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.91%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 2 (0.91%) SCCM
5 1 (0.46%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.46%) Mesos
5 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.11%) SAP
3 8 (3.65%) IBM
3 8 (3.65%) VMware
4 7 (3.20%) Oracle
5 6 (2.74%) Citrix
5 6 (2.74%) Perforce
5 6 (2.74%) Sybase
6 5 (2.28%) HP
7 4 (1.83%) Google
7 4 (1.83%) Symantec
8 3 (1.37%) BMC
8 3 (1.37%) Cisco
8 3 (1.37%) Remedy
8 3 (1.37%) Telerik
9 2 (0.91%) NetIQ
9 2 (0.91%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.91%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.46%) Apple
10 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
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Scottish Borders
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