The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 58 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 136 101 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.66% 3.08% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 3.84% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 90 51 66
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3002 2631 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.72% 80.24% 75.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 1723 1649
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Continuous Improvement
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 59 £45,000 +10.42% 6
Glasgow +6 58 £47,500 -5.00% 7
West Lothian -3 5 £41,000 +13.88%
Dundee -3 4 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Stirling - 2 £56,250 -
Aberdeen +1 1 £45,000 +15.38%
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 62 (29.25%) Finance
2 55 (25.94%) Scrum
2 55 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (24.06%) Java
4 43 (20.28%) XML
5 42 (19.81%) OO
6 41 (19.34%) Relational Database
7 40 (18.87%) Multithreading
7 40 (18.87%) OOP
7 40 (18.87%) Data Modelling
7 40 (18.87%) Oracle
7 40 (18.87%) RDBMS
7 40 (18.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 40 (18.87%) Derivative
7 40 (18.87%) Back Office
7 40 (18.87%) XML Messaging
8 34 (16.04%) Banking
8 34 (16.04%) Degree
9 33 (15.57%) Change Management
9 33 (15.57%) ITIL
10 31 (14.62%) MS Office
10 31 (14.62%) Project Management
11 30 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (13.21%) Business Analysis
13 24 (11.32%) Problem Management
14 23 (10.85%) Statistics
14 23 (10.85%) MS Project
14 23 (10.85%) Oracle Reports
15 21 (9.91%) Oracle EBS R12
16 20 (9.43%) Retail

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (6.13%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.36%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.89%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.42%) IIS
6 3 (1.42%) Apache
6 3 (1.42%) nginx
6 3 (1.42%) Lync
7 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.47%) SAS
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 31 (14.62%) MS Office
2 23 (10.85%) MS Project
3 15 (7.08%) MS Excel
4 11 (5.19%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.77%) InfoPath
6 5 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (9.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (8.49%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (6.60%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 7 (3.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 6 (2.83%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (2.36%) Oracle Payroll
7 4 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.89%) SaaS
2 3 (1.42%) PaaS
2 3 (1.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.72%) Intranet
2 3 (1.42%) Firewall
2 3 (1.42%) VLAN
2 3 (1.42%) FTP
2 3 (1.42%) VPN
3 2 (0.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) IPv4
4 1 (0.47%) SAN
4 1 (0.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.34%) Relational Database
2 40 (18.87%) RDBMS
3 23 (10.85%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (6.60%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.77%) Data Mining
5 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.42%) DB2
7 3 (1.42%) OLAP
7 3 (1.42%) MySQL
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.42%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (2.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.89%) JIRA
3 3 (1.42%) Selenium
3 3 (1.42%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.42%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.42%) Subversion
4 2 (0.94%) JUnit
5 1 (0.47%) Ant
5 1 (0.47%) NUnit
5 1 (0.47%) Moq
General
1 62 (29.25%) Finance
2 40 (18.87%) Back Office
3 34 (16.04%) Banking
4 20 (9.43%) Retail
5 18 (8.49%) Retail Banking
6 9 (4.25%) Legal
7 7 (3.30%) Law
7 7 (3.30%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.83%) Advertising
8 6 (2.83%) Billing
8 6 (2.83%) International Banking
9 3 (1.42%) French Language
9 3 (1.42%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.42%) Military
9 3 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.94%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.94%) Marketing
11 1 (0.47%) Electronics
11 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (27.83%) Developer
1 59 (27.83%) Analyst
2 25 (11.79%) Lead Developer
3 20 (9.43%) Systems Analyst
4 16 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 13 (6.13%) Applications Support
6 10 (4.72%) Support Analyst
6 10 (4.72%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (4.72%) Technical Specialist
6 10 (4.72%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (3.30%) Business Process Manager
7 7 (3.30%) Process Manager
7 7 (3.30%) Business Systems Manager
7 7 (3.30%) Business Manager
7 7 (3.30%) Systems Manager
8 6 (2.83%) Oracle Analyst
9 5 (2.36%) Java Developer
9 5 (2.36%) Software Engineer
9 5 (2.36%) Consultant
9 5 (2.36%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.28%) XML
2 40 (18.87%) XML Messaging
3 19 (8.96%) .NET
4 12 (5.66%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.66%) HTML
5 10 (4.72%) CSS
5 10 (4.72%) jQuery
6 5 (2.36%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.89%) RESTful
8 3 (1.42%) WCF
8 3 (1.42%) WPF
8 3 (1.42%) WF
8 3 (1.42%) Spring
8 3 (1.42%) Web Services
8 3 (1.42%) J2EE
9 2 (0.94%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.94%) Tapestry
9 2 (0.94%) Spring MVC
9 2 (0.94%) HTML5
9 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 40 (18.87%) Derivative
2 23 (10.85%) Statistics
3 10 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.36%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.89%) Replication
8 3 (1.42%) iSeries
8 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.42%) Social Media
9 2 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.47%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.47%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.96%) Windows
2 11 (5.19%) Linux
3 10 (4.72%) UNIX
4 5 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.42%) OpenSolaris
6 3 (1.42%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.42%) Solaris
7 2 (0.94%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.47%) Android
8 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.94%) Scrum
1 55 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (19.81%) OO
3 40 (18.87%) Data Modelling
3 40 (18.87%) OOP
3 40 (18.87%) Multithreading
4 33 (15.57%) Change Management
4 33 (15.57%) ITIL
5 31 (14.62%) Project Management
6 30 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (13.21%) Business Analysis
8 24 (11.32%) Problem Management
9 18 (8.49%) PRINCE
10 15 (7.08%) Service Delivery
11 14 (6.60%) Service Management
11 14 (6.60%) Systems Analysis
12 10 (4.72%) Web Development
12 10 (4.72%) Risk Management
12 10 (4.72%) Waterfall
13 9 (4.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (24.06%) Java
2 19 (8.96%) SQL
3 13 (6.13%) C#
4 11 (5.19%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.83%) C++
6 5 (2.36%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.36%) Python
7 4 (1.89%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.89%) Perl
8 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.42%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.94%) XQuery
10 1 (0.47%) XPath
10 1 (0.47%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (16.04%) Degree
2 6 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.36%) CBAP
4 4 (1.89%) MCSE
5 2 (0.94%) MCP
5 2 (0.94%) CCNA
5 2 (0.94%) ISEB
5 2 (0.94%) CISA
5 2 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.47%) MCDST
6 1 (0.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.13%) QA
2 7 (3.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.77%) vSphere
3 5 (2.36%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.36%) XenApp
4 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.94%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (18.87%) Oracle
2 17 (8.02%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.72%) VMware
4 5 (2.36%) Citrix
5 4 (1.89%) HP
6 3 (1.42%) JBoss
6 3 (1.42%) Cisco
6 3 (1.42%) IBM
6 3 (1.42%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.42%) NetApp
6 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.42%) Dell
6 3 (1.42%) Perforce
6 3 (1.42%) Veeam
7 2 (0.94%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.47%) McAfee
8 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.47%) SAP
8 1 (0.47%) Sybase
8 1 (0.47%) Compaq
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