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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 95 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 86 86 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.12% 2.76% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 3.56% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 42
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,600 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Continuous Improvement
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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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -7 38 £45,000 +51.26% 5
Glasgow -2 29 £47,500 +17.28% 8
Aberdeen +5 7 £36,250 -11.58% 1
Fife +2 3 £38,750 -
Stirling - 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £95,000 -
West Lothian -12 1 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Continuous Improvement
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Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (36.18%) Finance
2 32 (21.05%) Degree
3 28 (18.42%) SQL
4 23 (15.13%) Java
4 23 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (14.47%) Banking
6 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 19 (12.50%) Scrum
8 17 (11.18%) Change Management
8 17 (11.18%) Project Management
8 17 (11.18%) Windows
9 16 (10.53%) Oracle
9 16 (10.53%) MS Office
9 16 (10.53%) ITIL
9 16 (10.53%) Retail
10 14 (9.21%) Business Analysis
11 13 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.55%) OO
11 13 (8.55%) QA
11 13 (8.55%) Relational Database
12 12 (7.89%) SQL Server
12 12 (7.89%) .NET
12 12 (7.89%) Active Directory
12 12 (7.89%) Information Security
13 11 (7.24%) Incident Management
13 11 (7.24%) RDBMS
13 11 (7.24%) XML
14 10 (6.58%) OOP
14 10 (6.58%) Data Modelling
14 10 (6.58%) MS Project

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.97%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.97%) CICS
3 3 (1.97%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.32%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.66%) Node.js
5 1 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (10.53%) MS Office
2 10 (6.58%) MS Project
3 7 (4.61%) MS Excel
4 6 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.97%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.95%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (3.95%) Oracle Payroll
1 6 (3.95%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.32%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.32%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.29%) SaaS
2 3 (1.97%) PaaS
2 3 (1.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) Intranet
2 3 (1.97%) SAN
2 3 (1.97%) DNS
2 3 (1.97%) DHCP
3 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.32%) VoIP
3 2 (1.32%) Firewall
4 1 (0.66%) IPv4
4 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.55%) Relational Database
2 12 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.24%) RDBMS
4 9 (5.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.92%) DB2
5 8 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.95%) OLAP
6 6 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.95%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.66%) Big Data
9 1 (0.66%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 6 (3.95%) Selenium
1 6 (3.95%) Carbide.c++
2 5 (3.29%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.63%) JIRA
4 3 (1.97%) JUnit
5 2 (1.32%) Subversion
5 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.32%) RSpec
5 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.66%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.66%) Maven
6 1 (0.66%) Ant
General
1 55 (36.18%) Finance
2 22 (14.47%) Banking
3 16 (10.53%) Retail
4 10 (6.58%) Back Office
5 9 (5.92%) Retail Banking
6 8 (5.26%) Aerospace
6 8 (5.26%) Electronics
6 8 (5.26%) Military
6 8 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.63%) Legal
8 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.97%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.32%) French Language
9 2 (1.32%) Law
10 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (30.26%) Analyst
2 20 (13.16%) Developer
3 16 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 7 (4.61%) Information Manager
4 7 (4.61%) Information Security Manager
4 7 (4.61%) Lead Developer
4 7 (4.61%) Security Manager
5 6 (3.95%) Applications Support
5 6 (3.95%) Software Engineer
5 6 (3.95%) Consultant
5 6 (3.95%) Oracle Analyst
5 6 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (3.29%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (3.29%) Service Manager
6 5 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (3.29%) Applications Support Specialist
6 5 (3.29%) Incident Manager
6 5 (3.29%) Support Engineer
6 5 (3.29%) Support Specialist
6 5 (3.29%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.89%) .NET
2 11 (7.24%) XML
3 10 (6.58%) XML Messaging
4 9 (5.92%) HTML
5 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.29%) HTML5
6 5 (3.29%) CSS
6 5 (3.29%) J2EE
7 4 (2.63%) Web Services
7 4 (2.63%) Spring
7 4 (2.63%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.63%) jQuery
8 3 (1.97%) RESTful
8 3 (1.97%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.32%) EJB
9 2 (1.32%) JMS
9 2 (1.32%) Middleware
9 2 (1.32%) Tapestry
9 2 (1.32%) Spring MVC
9 2 (1.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 10 (6.58%) Derivative
1 10 (6.58%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.61%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.95%) Statistics
4 4 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.97%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.32%) Informatics
6 2 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.66%) Physics
7 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.18%) Windows
2 9 (5.92%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.95%) Linux
3 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.63%) Windows XP
4 4 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.63%) Android
5 3 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.97%) UNIX
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (12.50%) Scrum
3 17 (11.18%) Change Management
3 17 (11.18%) Project Management
4 16 (10.53%) ITIL
5 14 (9.21%) Business Analysis
6 13 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (8.55%) OO
7 12 (7.89%) Information Security
8 11 (7.24%) Incident Management
9 10 (6.58%) OOP
9 10 (6.58%) Data Modelling
9 10 (6.58%) Multithreading
10 9 (5.92%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.92%) Service Management
11 8 (5.26%) Quality Management
11 8 (5.26%) PRINCE
11 8 (5.26%) Six Sigma
11 8 (5.26%) Automated Testing
11 8 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.42%) SQL
2 23 (15.13%) Java
3 9 (5.92%) C#
4 7 (4.61%) C
4 7 (4.61%) C++
4 7 (4.61%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.95%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.63%) VBScript
7 3 (1.97%) Python
7 3 (1.97%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.97%) COBOL
8 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.32%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.66%) Scala
9 1 (0.66%) Ruby
9 1 (0.66%) VB
9 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (21.05%) Degree
2 9 (5.92%) CISSP
3 8 (5.26%) HND
4 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.63%) CISA
6 3 (1.97%) CISM
6 3 (1.97%) MCSE
6 3 (1.97%) MCP
7 2 (1.32%) CCA
7 2 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.32%) ISEB
7 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.32%) MCITP
7 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.66%) MCDST
8 1 (0.66%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.55%) QA
2 9 (5.92%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.29%) vSphere
4 3 (1.97%) XenApp
4 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.97%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.97%) IAG
5 2 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.97%) XenMobile
2 2 (1.32%) CA Endevor
2 2 (1.32%) SCCM
3 1 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.53%) Oracle
3 8 (5.26%) IBM
4 6 (3.95%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.95%) Citrix
4 6 (3.95%) VMware
5 3 (1.97%) MobileIron
5 3 (1.97%) Apple
5 3 (1.97%) JBoss
6 2 (1.32%) SAP
6 2 (1.32%) Remedy
6 2 (1.32%) HP
6 2 (1.32%) Dell
6 2 (1.32%) Mitel
6 2 (1.32%) Perforce
7 1 (0.66%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.66%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.66%) ParAccel
7 1 (0.66%) Google
7 1 (0.66%) GoldenSource
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 Per Annum +bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £28k dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £28k dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £28k dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 28 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 28 days ago