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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 118 166 157
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -9
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 525 343 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.44% 1.62% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.03% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 294 257 309
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
17258 16862 17844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.11% 79.63% 77.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13775 13395 15357
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 £65,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Berkshire +74 156 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Hampshire +43 109 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Surrey 0 93 £53,000 +20.45% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 40 £44,250 +10.62% 4
Kent -8 35 £41,680 -16.64% 5
Oxfordshire +19 33 £52,500 +31.25% 34
West Sussex +12 26 £37,500 -21.05%
East Sussex +1 23 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Middlesex +9 11 £48,851 -2.29%
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 294 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (27.05%) Finance
3 243 (23.73%) Project Management
4 210 (20.51%) Degree
5 194 (18.95%) Microsoft
6 183 (17.87%) ITIL
6 183 (17.87%) Telecoms
7 159 (15.53%) JavaScript
8 144 (14.06%) Service Delivery
9 143 (13.96%) MS Excel
10 137 (13.38%) Service Management
11 136 (13.28%) HTML
12 120 (11.72%) C#
12 120 (11.72%) PRINCE2
13 117 (11.43%) CSS
13 117 (11.43%) TDD
14 114 (11.13%) SQL Server
14 114 (11.13%) SLA
14 114 (11.13%) jQuery
15 109 (10.64%) .NET
16 107 (10.45%) QA
17 106 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
18 104 (10.16%) Coaching
19 101 (9.86%) Retail
20 100 (9.77%) OO
21 98 (9.57%) Scrum
22 97 (9.47%) Change Management
23 96 (9.38%) SQL
24 93 (9.08%) CRM
24 93 (9.08%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 67 (6.54%) Confluence
2 63 (6.15%) IIS
3 20 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.07%) SAS
5 11 (1.07%) CMS
6 6 (0.59%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.49%) ColdFusion
7 5 (0.49%) Apache
8 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.29%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.20%) Lync
10 2 (0.20%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.098%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.098%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 143 (13.96%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.03%) MS Office
3 23 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (2.25%) Photoshop
4 20 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (1.66%) MS Project
6 15 (1.46%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.098%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 25 (2.44%) SAP SCM
2 16 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.98%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.88%) Hyperion Planning
4 9 (0.88%) HFM
5 7 (0.68%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (0.68%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.39%) Epicor Vantage
8 4 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.29%) SAP FSCM
9 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.29%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.29%) Tridion
10 2 (0.20%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.20%) SAP PS
10 2 (0.20%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 53 (5.18%) SaaS
2 19 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.07%) PaaS
4 8 (0.78%) IaaS
5 5 (0.49%) Office 365
5 5 (0.49%) GitHub
5 5 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.98%) Wireless
2 29 (2.83%) Firewall
3 23 (2.25%) LAN
4 22 (2.15%) SAN
5 21 (2.05%) WAN
6 19 (1.86%) Unified Communications
7 18 (1.76%) Radio Access Network
7 18 (1.76%) VPN
7 18 (1.76%) MPLS
8 15 (1.46%) Internet
9 14 (1.37%) TCP/IP
10 11 (1.07%) VoIP
11 10 (0.98%) IPv4
12 9 (0.88%) DNS
12 9 (0.88%) Intranet
13 8 (0.78%) OSPF
13 8 (0.78%) BGP
14 7 (0.68%) 3G
14 7 (0.68%) TETRA
14 7 (0.68%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (11.13%) SQL Server
2 57 (5.57%) RavenDB
3 32 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (1.86%) DB2
6 15 (1.46%) MySQL
7 14 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (1.37%) Big Data
7 14 (1.37%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (0.98%) MongoDB
11 9 (0.88%) Essbase
11 9 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (0.88%) Hyperion Smart View
12 8 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.68%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (0.59%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 83 (8.11%) JIRA
2 78 (7.62%) Git (software)
3 65 (6.35%) Cucumber
4 63 (6.15%) TeamCity
5 57 (5.57%) NUnit
5 57 (5.57%) Rhino Mocks
5 57 (5.57%) Moq
5 57 (5.57%) ReSharper
5 57 (5.57%) WATIR
5 57 (5.57%) NCrunch
6 36 (3.52%) QuickTest Pro
7 31 (3.03%) Selenium
8 12 (1.17%) Subversion
9 11 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.88%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.88%) WebDriver
11 8 (0.78%) LoadRunner
12 7 (0.68%) Axure RP
12 7 (0.68%) Hudson
12 7 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 277 (27.05%) Finance
2 183 (17.87%) Telecoms
3 101 (9.86%) Retail
4 73 (7.13%) Back Office
5 51 (4.98%) Manufacturing
6 48 (4.69%) Legal
7 45 (4.39%) Marketing
8 42 (4.10%) Billing
9 24 (2.34%) Automotive
10 19 (1.86%) Front Office
11 17 (1.66%) Local Government
12 16 (1.56%) Banking
13 15 (1.46%) Electronics
14 13 (1.27%) Aerospace
15 11 (1.07%) Advertising
16 8 (0.78%) Law
17 6 (0.59%) Military
18 5 (0.49%) Publishing
18 5 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
19 4 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 152 (14.84%) Analyst
2 108 (10.55%) Developer
3 78 (7.62%) Service Manager
4 71 (6.93%) Project Manager
5 53 (5.18%) Architect
6 44 (4.30%) Delivery Manager
7 43 (4.20%) Business Analyst
8 39 (3.81%) Junior
9 38 (3.71%) .NET Developer
10 34 (3.32%) Software Developer
10 34 (3.32%) Development Manager
11 33 (3.22%) Test Analyst
12 32 (3.13%) Team Leader
13 31 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
14 28 (2.73%) Support Analyst
14 28 (2.73%) Technical Manager
15 27 (2.64%) SAP Manager
16 26 (2.54%) Consultant
17 25 (2.44%) Senior Manager
17 25 (2.44%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (13.28%) HTML
2 117 (11.43%) CSS
3 114 (11.13%) jQuery
4 109 (10.64%) .NET
5 76 (7.42%) ASP.NET
6 70 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 69 (6.74%) .NET Framework
8 64 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 59 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 59 (5.76%) NHibernate
10 58 (5.66%) MSMQ
11 57 (5.57%) Dapper ORM
11 57 (5.57%) StructureMap
11 57 (5.57%) Spring.NET
12 52 (5.08%) XML
13 49 (4.79%) HTML5
14 30 (2.93%) Web Services
15 28 (2.73%) Sass
16 24 (2.34%) Ajax
17 20 (1.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 106 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (5.76%) Management Information System
3 46 (4.49%) User Experience
4 43 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 27 (2.64%) PMI
6 25 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 24 (2.34%) Social Media
8 19 (1.86%) Data Integration
9 14 (1.37%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.27%) Open Source
10 13 (1.27%) Statistics
11 11 (1.07%) EPoS
11 11 (1.07%) Kindle
12 10 (0.98%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.88%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.88%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.68%) iSeries
14 7 (0.68%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 77 (7.52%) Windows
2 49 (4.79%) Linux
3 28 (2.73%) UNIX
4 24 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (0.88%) AIX
6 9 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.68%) VMS
8 6 (0.59%) SUSE
8 6 (0.59%) Solaris
8 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.29%) Android
11 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.20%) CentOS
11 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.098%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.098%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (23.73%) Project Management
3 183 (17.87%) ITIL
4 144 (14.06%) Service Delivery
5 137 (13.38%) Service Management
6 120 (11.72%) PRINCE2
7 117 (11.43%) TDD
8 104 (10.16%) Coaching
9 100 (9.77%) OO
10 98 (9.57%) Scrum
11 97 (9.47%) Change Management
12 93 (9.08%) Business Intelligence
12 93 (9.08%) CRM
13 89 (8.69%) E-Commerce
13 89 (8.69%) Continuous Integration
14 86 (8.40%) Software Engineering
15 85 (8.30%) ERP
15 85 (8.30%) BDD
16 77 (7.52%) MVC
17 74 (7.23%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 159 (15.53%) JavaScript
2 120 (11.72%) C#
3 96 (9.38%) SQL
4 87 (8.50%) Java
5 78 (7.62%) Ruby
6 59 (5.76%) VB.NET
7 34 (3.32%) Python
8 25 (2.44%) C++
9 20 (1.95%) PHP
10 19 (1.86%) Perl
11 16 (1.56%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.37%) C
13 12 (1.17%) T-SQL
14 10 (0.98%) Groovy
15 7 (0.68%) VB
16 6 (0.59%) VBScript
17 5 (0.49%) R
18 4 (0.39%) Shell Script
19 3 (0.29%) MATLAB
19 3 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 210 (20.51%) Degree
2 80 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 73 (7.13%) PMI Certification
4 58 (5.66%) SC Cleared
5 53 (5.18%) PMP
6 39 (3.81%) ISEB
7 28 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
7 28 (2.73%) ISTQB
8 22 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 16 (1.56%) MCSE
11 13 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (1.27%) DV Cleared
12 12 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 11 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
15 9 (0.88%) CCNA
15 9 (0.88%) HND
16 7 (0.68%) MBA
16 7 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (11.13%) SLA
2 107 (10.45%) QA
3 41 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (3.81%) ISO 14001
4 39 (3.81%) ISO 9001
5 16 (1.56%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.29%) GAAP
7 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.20%) P3O
8 1 (0.098%) HL7
8 1 (0.098%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.098%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.46%) vSphere
4 7 (0.68%) vCloud
5 6 (0.59%) IAG
5 6 (0.59%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.39%) ProxySG
6 4 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.39%) XenApp
7 3 (0.29%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.20%) Firmware
8 2 (0.20%) KVM
9 1 (0.098%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (0.59%) NetBackup
3 5 (0.49%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.49%) SCCM
3 5 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (0.39%) SCOrch
4 4 (0.39%) Puppet
4 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (0.39%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.29%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.29%) SCSM
6 2 (0.20%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.20%) Control-M
6 2 (0.20%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.098%) AppManager
Vendors
1 194 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 69 (6.74%) SAP
3 64 (6.25%) Oracle
4 57 (5.57%) Endeca
4 57 (5.57%) RedPrairie
5 52 (5.08%) VMware
6 51 (4.98%) HP
7 32 (3.13%) Huawei
8 30 (2.93%) Adobe
9 26 (2.54%) Cisco
10 16 (1.56%) IBM
11 14 (1.37%) Citrix
12 12 (1.17%) Hyperion
12 12 (1.17%) Google
13 11 (1.07%) Sitecore
13 11 (1.07%) Red Hat
13 11 (1.07%) Splunk
14 10 (0.98%) Informatica
15 9 (0.88%) Nortel
15 9 (0.88%) Ericsson
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45 - 55k
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Blue Chip Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £46,000 to £60,000 per annum £46 - £60k + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: From £39,635 to £47,254 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago