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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 65 81 40
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -41
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 112 81 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.36% 2.57% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 3.21% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 69 53 105
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,200 £57,604
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
2790 2524 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.81% 80.20% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1602 1600
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 70 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Glasgow 0 28 £37,750 -24.50% 4
Stirling -22 4 £45,000 +15.38%
Fife - 3 £29,500 - 2
North Lanarkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Aberdeen +7 2 £49,250 +51.53%
West Lothian -5 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £42,500 -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 83 (33.60%) Finance
2 78 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (25.10%) Banking
4 57 (23.08%) Scrum
5 54 (21.86%) Java
6 48 (19.43%) Oracle
7 46 (18.62%) Change Management
8 44 (17.81%) XML
9 43 (17.41%) OO
9 43 (17.41%) Relational Database
10 40 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
10 40 (16.19%) Data Modelling
10 40 (16.19%) RDBMS
11 39 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 39 (15.79%) OOP
11 39 (15.79%) Back Office
11 39 (15.79%) XML Messaging
11 39 (15.79%) Derivative
11 39 (15.79%) Multithreading
12 37 (14.98%) Project Management
13 35 (14.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 34 (13.77%) ITIL
15 33 (13.36%) MS Office
16 32 (12.96%) Retail
16 32 (12.96%) Mentoring
17 31 (12.55%) Coaching
18 30 (12.15%) Windows
19 28 (11.34%) Business Analysis
20 27 (10.93%) Degree
21 26 (10.53%) Problem Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (4.05%) SharePoint
1 10 (4.05%) CICS
2 9 (3.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.64%) IIS
3 8 (3.24%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.83%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.02%) MTS
5 5 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.62%) Apache
6 4 (1.62%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.21%) Lync
7 3 (1.21%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.21%) nginx
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.40%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (13.36%) MS Office
2 23 (9.31%) MS Project
3 21 (8.50%) MS Excel
4 10 (4.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.62%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (6.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (5.67%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (2.83%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (2.83%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (2.83%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (2.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (2.83%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (2.83%) Oracle Assets
4 7 (2.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 7 (2.83%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (1.62%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.05%) VPN
2 9 (3.64%) Intranet
3 7 (2.83%) Internet
4 6 (2.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.43%) Firewall
5 5 (2.02%) VLAN
6 4 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.62%) H.323
6 4 (1.62%) DNS
6 4 (1.62%) VoIP
6 4 (1.62%) DHCP
7 3 (1.21%) FTP
8 1 (0.40%) HTTP
8 1 (0.40%) MPLS
8 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.41%) Relational Database
2 40 (16.19%) RDBMS
3 17 (6.88%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (6.07%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.24%) Data Mining
6 7 (2.83%) MySQL
6 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.40%) DB2
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.43%) Subversion
2 4 (1.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.62%) TeamCity
2 4 (1.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.21%) Hudson
4 2 (0.81%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.40%) NUnit
5 1 (0.40%) JIRA
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.40%) Moq
5 1 (0.40%) Ant
General
1 83 (33.60%) Finance
2 62 (25.10%) Banking
3 39 (15.79%) Back Office
4 32 (12.96%) Retail
5 18 (7.29%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.83%) Billing
6 7 (2.83%) General Ledger
7 6 (2.43%) Legal
7 6 (2.43%) Advertising
7 6 (2.43%) International Banking
8 4 (1.62%) French Language
8 4 (1.62%) Law
9 3 (1.21%) Local Government
9 3 (1.21%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.81%) Electronics
10 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.81%) Marketing
11 1 (0.40%) Publishing
11 1 (0.40%) Games
11 1 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 64 (25.91%) Developer
2 57 (23.08%) Analyst
3 22 (8.91%) Lead Developer
4 19 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 18 (7.29%) Business Analyst
6 15 (6.07%) Applications Support
7 13 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
8 11 (4.45%) Programmer
9 10 (4.05%) Support Analyst
9 10 (4.05%) Applications Specialist
9 10 (4.05%) Applications Support Analyst
9 10 (4.05%) CICS Programmer
10 9 (3.64%) Tester
11 7 (2.83%) Software Engineer
11 7 (2.83%) Consultant
11 7 (2.83%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (2.83%) Systems Manager
11 7 (2.83%) Business Systems Manager
11 7 (2.83%) Business Process Manager
11 7 (2.83%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.81%) XML
2 39 (15.79%) XML Messaging
3 16 (6.48%) .NET
4 15 (6.07%) Middleware
5 9 (3.64%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.64%) CSS
6 8 (3.24%) HTML
6 8 (3.24%) Web Services
7 6 (2.43%) jQuery
8 5 (2.02%) RESTful
9 3 (1.21%) REST
9 3 (1.21%) JMS
9 3 (1.21%) SOAP
10 2 (0.81%) J2EE
10 2 (0.81%) Classic ASP
10 2 (0.81%) Spring
10 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.40%) Rendezvous
11 1 (0.40%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 39 (15.79%) Derivative
3 18 (7.29%) Statistics
4 10 (4.05%) Mainframe
5 9 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.24%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.24%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.43%) Cryptography
7 6 (2.43%) Replication
8 5 (2.02%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.02%) iSeries
9 4 (1.62%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.62%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.21%) User Experience
11 2 (0.81%) DataPower
11 2 (0.81%) Social Media
12 1 (0.40%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.40%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.15%) Windows
2 21 (8.50%) UNIX
3 13 (5.26%) Linux
4 6 (2.43%) zOS
5 5 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.21%) OpenSolaris
6 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.21%) Solaris
7 2 (0.81%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.40%) Android
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (23.08%) Scrum
3 46 (18.62%) Change Management
4 43 (17.41%) OO
5 40 (16.19%) Data Modelling
6 39 (15.79%) OOP
6 39 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 37 (14.98%) Project Management
8 35 (14.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (13.77%) ITIL
10 32 (12.96%) Mentoring
11 31 (12.55%) Coaching
12 28 (11.34%) Business Analysis
13 26 (10.53%) Problem Management
13 26 (10.53%) Service Delivery
14 21 (8.50%) Service Management
15 19 (7.69%) Risk Management
16 17 (6.88%) PRINCE
17 16 (6.48%) Software Engineering
17 16 (6.48%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.86%) Java
2 16 (6.48%) SQL
3 15 (6.07%) C#
4 10 (4.05%) Assembly Language
5 7 (2.83%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.43%) JCL
7 5 (2.02%) Perl
7 5 (2.02%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.62%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.62%) Python
9 3 (1.21%) COBOL
9 3 (1.21%) PHP
9 3 (1.21%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.81%) XQuery
10 2 (0.81%) VB
11 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.40%) Jython
11 1 (0.40%) Ruby
11 1 (0.40%) XPath
11 1 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (10.93%) Degree
2 9 (3.64%) CISA
2 9 (3.64%) CISSP
3 7 (2.83%) ISEB
4 6 (2.43%) CBAP
5 4 (1.62%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.21%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.81%) HND
7 2 (0.81%) MCSE
7 2 (0.81%) CCNA
7 2 (0.81%) PMP
7 2 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.81%) MCDST
8 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.69%) QA
2 4 (1.62%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (5.26%) vSphere
2 6 (2.43%) XenApp
3 3 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.81%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.40%) Control-M
Vendors
1 48 (19.43%) Oracle
2 20 (8.10%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.67%) VMware
4 7 (2.83%) IBM
5 6 (2.43%) Citrix
6 4 (1.62%) Perforce
6 4 (1.62%) Sybase
6 4 (1.62%) Cisco
7 3 (1.21%) HP
7 3 (1.21%) Dell
7 3 (1.21%) NetApp
7 3 (1.21%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.21%) Veeam
8 1 (0.40%) Twitter
8 1 (0.40%) Saba
8 1 (0.40%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.40%) Avaya
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
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