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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 66 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 100 117 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.30% 3.09% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 3.73% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 70 69 50
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
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
2636 3134 2463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.97% 82.65% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 2076 1493
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Edinburgh +7 42 £45,000 -6.25% 6
Glasgow -6 41 £38,750 -18.42% 5
Dundee +10 8 £45,000 -
Stirling -1 5 £25,500 -54.66%
Fife +2 1 - - 1
West Lothian -7 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 92 (46.46%) Finance
2 45 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (22.73%) SQL
3 44 (22.22%) Project Management
3 44 (22.22%) Banking
4 35 (17.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (15.66%) Microsoft
5 31 (15.66%) Degree
6 30 (15.15%) Java
7 28 (14.14%) UNIX
8 27 (13.64%) Linux
8 27 (13.64%) QA
9 25 (12.63%) Change Management
10 23 (11.62%) MS Excel
11 22 (11.11%) Oracle
11 22 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
12 21 (10.61%) MS Office
13 16 (8.08%) HTML
13 16 (8.08%) PRINCE2
13 16 (8.08%) Quality Management
13 16 (8.08%) Line Management
13 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (7.58%) HTML5
14 15 (7.58%) Waterfall
14 15 (7.58%) C#
14 15 (7.58%) .NET
14 15 (7.58%) PMI
14 15 (7.58%) PMI Certification
15 14 (7.07%) JavaScript
15 14 (7.07%) Windows

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (3.54%) SAS
2 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.52%) JBoss
2 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.01%) Node.js
3 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.01%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.01%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.01%) Apache
3 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.01%) CICS
4 1 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.51%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) Mule
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 23 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 22 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (10.61%) MS Office
4 11 (5.56%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.52%) MS Project
6 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Global One
2 2 (1.01%) Magento
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.51%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) SSL
2 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.01%) HTTP
2 2 (1.01%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.51%) WAN
3 1 (0.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.05%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.04%) MySQL
5 5 (2.53%) UniData
6 4 (2.02%) DTS
7 3 (1.52%) BODI
7 3 (1.52%) QlikView
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.01%) OLAP
8 2 (1.01%) MS Access
8 2 (1.01%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.51%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 9 (4.55%) Maven
2 6 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.03%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.52%) JIRA
4 2 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.51%) JUnit
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.51%) Grunt
5 1 (0.51%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 92 (46.46%) Finance
2 44 (22.22%) Banking
3 7 (3.54%) Financial Institution
3 7 (3.54%) Games
4 6 (3.03%) Marketing
4 6 (3.03%) Retail
5 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.52%) Billing
7 2 (1.01%) Back Office
7 2 (1.01%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (17.68%) Analyst
2 34 (17.17%) Developer
3 32 (16.16%) Project Manager
4 11 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 10 (5.05%) Java Developer
6 9 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (4.04%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (4.04%) Service Manager
8 7 (3.54%) C# Developer
8 7 (3.54%) Test Analyst
8 7 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (3.03%) IT Services Manager
10 5 (2.53%) SQL Developer
10 5 (2.53%) Administrator
10 5 (2.53%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (2.53%) Test Leader
11 4 (2.02%) Performance Test Leader
11 4 (2.02%) PMO Analyst
11 4 (2.02%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.08%) HTML
2 15 (7.58%) HTML5
2 15 (7.58%) .NET
3 12 (6.06%) XML
4 9 (4.55%) Spring
4 9 (4.55%) CSS
5 8 (4.04%) Web Services
5 8 (4.04%) Java EE
6 7 (3.54%) jQuery
6 7 (3.54%) Spring MVC
7 5 (2.53%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.02%) Middleware
8 4 (2.02%) Application Packaging
9 3 (1.52%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.52%) Ajax
9 3 (1.52%) CSS3
10 2 (1.01%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (1.01%) Regular Expression
10 2 (1.01%) Sass
10 2 (1.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.58%) PMI
3 8 (4.04%) Mainframe
3 8 (4.04%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.53%) User Experience
5 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.02%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.52%) AS400
7 3 (1.52%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.52%) DataPower
7 3 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.01%) iSeries
8 2 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.01%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.01%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.51%) Statistics
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.14%) UNIX
2 27 (13.64%) Linux
3 14 (7.07%) Windows
4 8 (4.04%) Android
5 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.02%) Solaris
7 4 (2.02%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.51%) zOS
9 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.51%) AIX
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.22%) Project Management
3 35 (17.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (12.63%) Change Management
5 16 (8.08%) PRINCE2
5 16 (8.08%) Quality Management
5 16 (8.08%) Line Management
6 15 (7.58%) Waterfall
7 14 (7.07%) ITIL
7 14 (7.07%) Data Management
8 13 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (6.57%) Coaching
8 13 (6.57%) SDLC
9 12 (6.06%) Change Control
9 12 (6.06%) Business Transformation
9 12 (6.06%) Programme Management
10 11 (5.56%) MVC
10 11 (5.56%) Risk Management
10 11 (5.56%) Service Management
10 11 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (22.73%) SQL
2 30 (15.15%) Java
3 15 (7.58%) C#
4 14 (7.07%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.55%) C
6 7 (3.54%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.53%) VBA
9 4 (2.02%) Perl
10 3 (1.52%) Python
10 3 (1.52%) C++
11 2 (1.01%) sed
11 2 (1.01%) JCL
11 2 (1.01%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.01%) XPath
11 2 (1.01%) Ruby
12 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (15.66%) Degree
2 15 (7.58%) PMI Certification
3 13 (6.57%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.56%) ISEB
5 10 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (3.03%) CSQA
6 6 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (2.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 5 (2.53%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 5 (2.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.01%) MCDST
8 2 (1.01%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.64%) QA
2 10 (5.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) COBIT
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (2.53%) RACF
4 4 (2.02%) MetaFrame
5 3 (1.52%) Firmware
6 2 (1.01%) XenApp
7 1 (0.51%) Samba
7 1 (0.51%) NFS
7 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.53%) Control-M
2 4 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.01%) SCCM
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 31 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.11%) Oracle
3 9 (4.55%) Citrix
3 9 (4.55%) Business Objects
4 8 (4.04%) HP
5 4 (2.02%) IBM
5 4 (2.02%) VMware
6 2 (1.01%) SAP
6 2 (1.01%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.01%) Informatica
6 2 (1.01%) BT
6 2 (1.01%) Telerik
7 1 (0.51%) EMC
7 1 (0.51%) Sage
7 1 (0.51%) Sybase
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + pension
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
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