The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 107 154 165
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 555 335 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.68% 1.68% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.10% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 318 248 281
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,551 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +2.36%
Continuous Improvement
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16799 15977 17115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.99% 80.26% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13572 12611 14606
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South East region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in the South East

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in the South East

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Berkshire +69 169 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Hampshire +30 111 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Surrey -7 98 £50,000 +6.13% 6
Buckinghamshire +11 50 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Oxfordshire +18 43 £50,000 -16.66% 57
East Sussex -1 33 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Kent -1 24 £40,000 -23.80% 5
West Sussex +15 22 £38,500 -18.94% 2
Middlesex +8 6 £37,701 -46.14% 1
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 304 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (26.47%) Finance
3 245 (23.67%) Project Management
4 216 (20.87%) Degree
5 194 (18.74%) ITIL
6 188 (18.16%) Telecoms
7 161 (15.56%) Microsoft
8 160 (15.46%) Service Delivery
9 154 (14.88%) JavaScript
10 146 (14.11%) Service Management
11 132 (12.75%) SLA
12 128 (12.37%) PRINCE2
13 127 (12.27%) HTML
13 127 (12.27%) MS Excel
14 122 (11.79%) QA
15 121 (11.69%) Scrum
16 110 (10.63%) TDD
17 108 (10.43%) Java
18 104 (10.05%) C#
19 103 (9.95%) .NET
20 101 (9.76%) CSS
20 101 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
21 97 (9.37%) Software Engineering
22 94 (9.08%) SQL
23 90 (8.70%) Coaching
24 88 (8.50%) SQL Server
25 87 (8.41%) jQuery
26 86 (8.31%) CRM
27 84 (8.12%) Change Management
28 82 (7.92%) OO

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 51 (4.93%) Confluence
2 45 (4.35%) IIS
3 23 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 20 (1.93%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.06%) CMS
6 10 (0.97%) Apache
7 9 (0.87%) SAS
8 7 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (0.68%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.58%) Lync
10 5 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.39%) Drupal
11 4 (0.39%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.29%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.29%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 127 (12.27%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (1.64%) MS Office
4 15 (1.45%) MS Project
5 14 (1.35%) MS Visio
6 13 (1.26%) Photoshop
6 13 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.097%) Mingle
8 1 (0.097%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 25 (2.42%) SAP SCM
2 12 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.87%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.48%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (0.48%) SAP MM
5 5 (0.48%) HFM
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.29%) Epicor Vantage
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.29%) Tridion
7 3 (0.29%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.29%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.19%) SAP PS
8 2 (0.19%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.19%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.19%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 58 (5.60%) SaaS
2 22 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.16%) Amazon S3
3 12 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.16%) PaaS
3 12 (1.16%) GitHub
4 11 (1.06%) Office 365
5 10 (0.97%) IaaS
6 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.44%) Wireless
2 28 (2.71%) Firewall
3 26 (2.51%) WAN
4 24 (2.32%) Unified Communications
4 24 (2.32%) LAN
5 23 (2.22%) SAN
6 20 (1.93%) MPLS
6 20 (1.93%) Internet
7 18 (1.74%) VPN
8 15 (1.45%) VoIP
9 14 (1.35%) DNS
10 13 (1.26%) TCP/IP
11 12 (1.16%) DHCP
12 11 (1.06%) Intranet
13 10 (0.97%) IPv4
13 10 (0.97%) Radio Access Network
14 9 (0.87%) HTTP
15 7 (0.68%) Extranet
15 7 (0.68%) LDAP
15 7 (0.68%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (8.50%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.06%) RavenDB
3 31 (3.00%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.32%) MySQL
5 19 (1.84%) NoSQL
6 17 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 16 (1.55%) DB2
7 16 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.58%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.58%) Big Data
12 5 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (0.48%) Hyperion Smart View
12 5 (0.48%) Essbase
13 4 (0.39%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 73 (7.05%) JIRA
2 61 (5.89%) Git (software)
3 51 (4.93%) Cucumber
4 47 (4.54%) TeamCity
5 45 (4.35%) ReSharper
6 43 (4.15%) Moq
6 43 (4.15%) NUnit
7 42 (4.06%) NCrunch
7 42 (4.06%) Rhino Mocks
7 42 (4.06%) WATIR
8 40 (3.86%) QuickTest Pro
9 35 (3.38%) Selenium
10 17 (1.64%) WebDriver
11 14 (1.35%) Subversion
11 14 (1.35%) Jenkins
12 12 (1.16%) Eclipse
12 12 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (1.06%) JUnit
14 10 (0.97%) Maven
15 9 (0.87%) Hudson
General
1 274 (26.47%) Finance
2 188 (18.16%) Telecoms
3 78 (7.54%) Retail
4 59 (5.70%) Back Office
5 48 (4.64%) Legal
5 48 (4.64%) Manufacturing
6 44 (4.25%) Billing
7 38 (3.67%) Marketing
8 23 (2.22%) Automotive
9 20 (1.93%) Front Office
10 17 (1.64%) Banking
11 12 (1.16%) Aerospace
11 12 (1.16%) Law
11 12 (1.16%) Local Government
12 10 (0.97%) Electronics
13 9 (0.87%) Advertising
14 8 (0.77%) Publishing
15 6 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.48%) Military
17 3 (0.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 156 (15.07%) Analyst
2 103 (9.95%) Developer
3 79 (7.63%) Project Manager
4 70 (6.76%) Service Manager
5 60 (5.80%) Architect
6 47 (4.54%) Business Analyst
7 46 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
8 43 (4.15%) Test Analyst
9 41 (3.96%) Team Leader
10 32 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
10 32 (3.09%) Development Manager
11 31 (3.00%) Technical Manager
12 30 (2.90%) Software Developer
13 29 (2.80%) Senior Manager
14 26 (2.51%) SAP Manager
15 25 (2.42%) Senior Analyst
15 25 (2.42%) SAP Architect
15 25 (2.42%) SAP Solutions Architect
16 23 (2.22%) Junior
16 23 (2.22%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (12.27%) HTML
2 103 (9.95%) .NET
3 101 (9.76%) CSS
4 87 (8.41%) jQuery
5 61 (5.89%) XML
6 51 (4.93%) ASP.NET
6 51 (4.93%) .NET Framework
7 48 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 43 (4.15%) NHibernate
9 43 (4.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 42 (4.06%) MSMQ
10 42 (4.06%) Dapper ORM
10 42 (4.06%) HTML5
10 42 (4.06%) StructureMap
10 42 (4.06%) Spring.NET
11 35 (3.38%) Web Services
12 30 (2.90%) JSON
13 28 (2.71%) Spring
13 28 (2.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 101 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (6.86%) Management Information System
3 48 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 41 (3.96%) User Experience
5 28 (2.71%) PMI
6 24 (2.32%) Mobile App
7 18 (1.74%) Open Source
8 17 (1.64%) Social Media
9 13 (1.26%) Visualisation
10 10 (0.97%) iSeries
10 10 (0.97%) Statistics
11 9 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (0.87%) Kindle
12 8 (0.77%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.77%) EPoS
12 8 (0.77%) Mathematics
12 8 (0.77%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.68%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 81 (7.83%) Windows
2 55 (5.31%) Linux
3 33 (3.19%) UNIX
4 18 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (0.97%) VMS
5 10 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (0.97%) Windows 7
6 8 (0.77%) AIX
6 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.58%) SUSE
7 6 (0.58%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.48%) Solaris
9 4 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.29%) Android
11 1 (0.097%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.097%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (23.67%) Project Management
3 194 (18.74%) ITIL
4 160 (15.46%) Service Delivery
5 146 (14.11%) Service Management
6 128 (12.37%) PRINCE2
7 121 (11.69%) Scrum
8 110 (10.63%) TDD
9 97 (9.37%) Software Engineering
10 90 (8.70%) Coaching
11 86 (8.31%) CRM
12 84 (8.12%) Change Management
13 82 (7.92%) OO
14 81 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
15 80 (7.73%) Mentoring
16 79 (7.63%) BDD
17 74 (7.15%) E-Commerce
18 66 (6.38%) ERP
19 62 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
19 62 (5.99%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (14.88%) JavaScript
2 108 (10.43%) Java
3 104 (10.05%) C#
4 94 (9.08%) SQL
5 71 (6.86%) Ruby
6 47 (4.54%) VB.NET
7 39 (3.77%) Python
8 31 (3.00%) C++
9 19 (1.84%) PHP
10 17 (1.64%) Groovy
10 17 (1.64%) Perl
11 16 (1.55%) C
12 12 (1.16%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.87%) VB
14 7 (0.68%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.48%) R
16 4 (0.39%) VBA
16 4 (0.39%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.29%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 216 (20.87%) Degree
2 74 (7.15%) Security Cleared
3 68 (6.57%) PMI Certification
4 55 (5.31%) ISEB
5 53 (5.12%) SC Cleared
6 49 (4.73%) PMP
7 40 (3.86%) ISTQB
8 36 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
9 26 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (2.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 22 (2.13%) MCSE
12 20 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (1.93%) DV Cleared
13 16 (1.55%) CCNA
14 15 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 11 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
17 9 (0.87%) MBA
18 8 (0.77%) HND
18 8 (0.77%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (12.75%) SLA
2 122 (11.79%) QA
3 43 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (3.67%) ISO 9001
5 36 (3.48%) ISO 14001
6 21 (2.03%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.39%) COBIT
8 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.29%) GAAP
9 2 (0.19%) P3O
10 1 (0.097%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.097%) HL7
10 1 (0.097%) DICOM
System Software
1 44 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.55%) vSphere
4 10 (0.97%) vCloud
5 6 (0.58%) IAG
6 5 (0.48%) XenApp
6 5 (0.48%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.39%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.39%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.29%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.19%) Firmware
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.19%) KVM
10 1 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.06%) SCCM
4 10 (0.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 10 (0.97%) Puppet
4 10 (0.97%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (0.48%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.48%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (0.39%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.29%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.29%) SCSM
7 3 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.19%) Nessus
8 2 (0.19%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.19%) CA SiteMinder
8 2 (0.19%) Control-M
8 2 (0.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 161 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 64 (6.18%) Oracle
3 60 (5.80%) VMware
4 58 (5.60%) HP
5 57 (5.51%) SAP
6 42 (4.06%) RedPrairie
6 42 (4.06%) Endeca
7 31 (3.00%) Huawei
8 26 (2.51%) Cisco
9 20 (1.93%) Adobe
10 19 (1.84%) IBM
11 15 (1.45%) 3PAR
11 15 (1.45%) Citrix
12 11 (1.06%) Splunk
12 11 (1.06%) Avaya
13 10 (0.97%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.97%) Google
14 9 (0.87%) Nortel
14 9 (0.87%) Ericsson
14 9 (0.87%) Nokia
Farnham, Surrey
Hays UK - University For The Creative Arts
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £55001 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £28000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Hove, East Sussex
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + y
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
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Salary: 12 month FTC
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
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Salary: Unspecified
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Fareham, Hampshire
Zurich
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Fareham, Hampshire
Zurich
Salary: attractive salary plus a generous benefits package
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Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: up to 35,000
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Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35,000
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