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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 64 67 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 113 117 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.42% 3.18% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 3.81% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 77 76 37
Average salary £47,500 £40,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
2928 3074 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.54% 83.56% 83.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1832 1990 1631
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +17 65 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Edinburgh -18 42 £45,000 +11.11% 11
Dundee -4 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Fife 0 1 - -
Moray - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £25,500 -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (42.72%) Finance
2 58 (27.23%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (26.76%) Project Management
4 51 (23.94%) Banking
5 40 (18.78%) Microsoft
5 40 (18.78%) Java
5 40 (18.78%) SQL
6 32 (15.02%) Degree
7 29 (13.62%) Oracle
8 27 (12.68%) Line Management
9 26 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (11.74%) Change Management
10 25 (11.74%) Linux
10 25 (11.74%) MS Excel
11 23 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (10.80%) QA
12 22 (10.33%) UNIX
12 22 (10.33%) Service Management
13 21 (9.86%) MS Office
13 21 (9.86%) Waterfall
14 19 (8.92%) Windows
14 19 (8.92%) ITIL
15 18 (8.45%) Web Services
15 18 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
16 17 (7.98%) Requirements Analysis
16 17 (7.98%) SDLC
17 16 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (7.51%) .NET
18 15 (7.04%) MySQL
18 15 (7.04%) JavaScript

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (3.29%) SAS
2 6 (2.82%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.35%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.88%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.41%) CICS
5 3 (1.41%) GlassFish
5 3 (1.41%) Node.js
5 3 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (0.94%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.94%) IIS
6 2 (0.94%) JBoss
7 1 (0.47%) Apache
7 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (11.74%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.86%) MS Office
3 18 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (5.16%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.16%) Oracle 11i
1 11 (5.16%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.41%) Global One
2 3 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.41%) Magento
3 2 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.47%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.35%) DNS
2 4 (1.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.41%) Internet
3 3 (1.41%) DHCP
3 3 (1.41%) HTTP
4 2 (0.94%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.94%) SSL
4 2 (0.94%) SSH
4 2 (0.94%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.47%) Firewall
5 1 (0.47%) LDAP
5 1 (0.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.04%) MySQL
1 15 (7.04%) Relational Database
2 14 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (6.10%) SQL Server
4 10 (4.69%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (3.76%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (3.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.41%) DTS
8 3 (1.41%) QlikView
8 3 (1.41%) UniData
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.94%) MS Access
9 2 (0.94%) OLAP
9 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.94%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (4.23%) Maven
2 8 (3.76%) JIRA
3 7 (3.29%) LoadRunner
3 7 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.88%) LSMW
4 4 (1.88%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.47%) Selenium
5 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.47%) JMeter
5 1 (0.47%) JUnit
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.47%) HP UFT
General
1 91 (42.72%) Finance
2 51 (23.94%) Banking
3 10 (4.69%) Financial Institution
4 9 (4.23%) Retail
5 8 (3.76%) Games
6 7 (3.29%) Marketing
7 5 (2.35%) Legal
8 4 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.41%) Back Office
9 3 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.94%) Electronics
10 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.47%) Advertising
11 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (20.19%) Analyst
2 38 (17.84%) Developer
3 25 (11.74%) Project Manager
4 21 (9.86%) Senior Analyst
5 20 (9.39%) Business Analyst
6 15 (7.04%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (5.63%) Service Manager
7 12 (5.63%) Java Developer
8 11 (5.16%) Technical Leader
9 7 (3.29%) Team Leader
10 6 (2.82%) Lead Developer
10 6 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (2.82%) IT Services Manager
10 6 (2.82%) PMO Analyst
11 5 (2.35%) Test Leader
11 5 (2.35%) Test Analyst
12 4 (1.88%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (1.88%) Administrator
12 4 (1.88%) SQL Developer
12 4 (1.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.45%) Web Services
2 16 (7.51%) .NET
3 15 (7.04%) HTML
4 14 (6.57%) Spring
5 13 (6.10%) Java EE
5 13 (6.10%) HTML5
6 10 (4.69%) Spring MVC
6 10 (4.69%) XML
7 9 (4.23%) CSS
8 7 (3.29%) J2EE
9 5 (2.35%) jQuery
10 4 (1.88%) SAP Business Workflow
10 4 (1.88%) JSP
10 4 (1.88%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.88%) SAP Smart Forms
11 3 (1.41%) Oracle ADF
11 3 (1.41%) Middleware
11 3 (1.41%) SOAP
11 3 (1.41%) JRuby
11 3 (1.41%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.10%) PMI
2 13 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.29%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.29%) User Experience
5 5 (2.35%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.41%) AS400
6 3 (1.41%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.94%) DTV
7 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.94%) Replication
7 2 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.94%) iSeries
7 2 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.94%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.47%) FMCG
8 1 (0.47%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.74%) Linux
2 22 (10.33%) UNIX
3 19 (8.92%) Windows
4 8 (3.76%) Android
4 8 (3.76%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.88%) Solaris
7 3 (1.41%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.41%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.94%) OpenWrt
8 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.94%) AIX
8 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.23%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (26.76%) Project Management
3 27 (12.68%) Line Management
4 26 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (11.74%) Change Management
6 23 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (10.33%) Service Management
8 21 (9.86%) Waterfall
9 19 (8.92%) ITIL
10 17 (7.98%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (7.98%) SDLC
11 14 (6.57%) Coaching
11 14 (6.57%) Business Analysis
11 14 (6.57%) Quality Management
11 14 (6.57%) MVC
12 13 (6.10%) TDD
12 13 (6.10%) Data Management
12 13 (6.10%) SOA
12 13 (6.10%) Programme Management
12 13 (6.10%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (18.78%) Java
1 40 (18.78%) SQL
2 15 (7.04%) JavaScript
3 9 (4.23%) C#
4 8 (3.76%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.29%) Perl
6 6 (2.82%) C
7 5 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.88%) Python
8 4 (1.88%) ABAP
8 4 (1.88%) Ruby
9 3 (1.41%) Jython
9 3 (1.41%) Groovy
9 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.94%) VBA
10 2 (0.94%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.94%) JCL
10 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (15.02%) Degree
2 14 (6.57%) ISTQB
3 13 (6.10%) PMI Certification
4 8 (3.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (2.82%) CSQA
6 4 (1.88%) CISM
6 4 (1.88%) ISEB
6 4 (1.88%) CISSP
7 3 (1.41%) CISA
7 3 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.94%) HND
9 1 (0.47%) MCSE
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.47%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) ISACA
9 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.80%) QA
2 14 (6.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) COBIT
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.41%) MetaFrame
2 3 (1.41%) Firmware
2 3 (1.41%) Samba
2 3 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (1.41%) NFS
3 2 (0.94%) RACF
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) XenApp
4 1 (0.47%) IAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.88%) SCCM
1 4 (1.88%) SCOM
2 3 (1.41%) Control-M
2 3 (1.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 40 (18.78%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.62%) Oracle
3 12 (5.63%) SAP
4 7 (3.29%) IBM
4 7 (3.29%) HP
4 7 (3.29%) Citrix
5 4 (1.88%) VMware
6 2 (0.94%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.94%) Informatica
6 2 (0.94%) Sybase
6 2 (0.94%) McAfee
7 1 (0.47%) EMC
7 1 (0.47%) Intel
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe
7 1 (0.47%) Sage
7 1 (0.47%) CommVault
7 1 (0.47%) Zend
7 1 (0.47%) Splunk
7 1 (0.47%) Dell Compellent
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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