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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 119 155 133
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 486 366 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.22% 1.70% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 2.15% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 278 256 333
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £62,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
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
17444 17036 17320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.74% 79.32% 77.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13630 13930 14695
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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 October 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 30 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
Berkshire +50 127 £60,000 +33.33% 14
Hampshire +50 113 £42,500 +11.84% 17
Surrey -18 90 £53,000 +20.45% 11
Buckinghamshire -2 48 £46,000 +2.22% 10
West Sussex 0 27 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Oxfordshire +19 26 £47,500 +26.66% 13
Kent -2 24 £57,500 +16.16% 8
East Sussex +3 18 £37,500 -21.05%
Middlesex 0 12 £71,500 +43.00% 1
Sussex - 5 £27,500 -
Thames Valley - 1 £40,000 -
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 275 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (26.17%) Finance
3 220 (23.31%) Project Management
4 211 (22.35%) Microsoft
5 176 (18.64%) Degree
6 173 (18.33%) ITIL
7 166 (17.58%) Telecoms
8 163 (17.27%) MS Excel
9 155 (16.42%) JavaScript
10 142 (15.04%) HTML
11 136 (14.41%) C#
12 127 (13.45%) SQL Server
13 122 (12.92%) CSS
14 121 (12.82%) TDD
15 120 (12.71%) Coaching
16 118 (12.50%) Retail
16 118 (12.50%) .NET
16 118 (12.50%) jQuery
17 117 (12.39%) Service Management
18 115 (12.18%) Service Delivery
19 111 (11.76%) OO
19 111 (11.76%) E-Commerce
19 111 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
20 110 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
21 105 (11.12%) Continuous Integration
22 103 (10.91%) SLA
23 98 (10.38%) QA
24 95 (10.06%) Change Management
25 94 (9.96%) MVC
26 93 (9.85%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 80 (8.47%) Confluence
2 77 (8.16%) IIS
3 15 (1.59%) SAS
4 13 (1.38%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (0.95%) Apache
8 8 (0.85%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.64%) CMS
10 4 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.42%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.21%) Lync
12 2 (0.21%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.21%) TeamSite
13 1 (0.11%) Commerce Server
13 1 (0.11%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 163 (17.27%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.24%) MS Office
3 22 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 20 (2.12%) Photoshop
5 19 (2.01%) MS Project
6 15 (1.59%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 25 (2.65%) SAP SCM
2 18 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.27%) HFM
3 12 (1.27%) Hyperion Planning
4 8 (0.85%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.85%) SAP FI
4 8 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (0.85%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.42%) Tridion
5 4 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.32%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.32%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.32%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.21%) Epicor Vantage
7 2 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.21%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.21%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.34%) SaaS
2 11 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.42%) PaaS
3 4 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.32%) IaaS
5 2 (0.21%) Force.com
5 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.66%) Wireless
2 24 (2.54%) Firewall
3 22 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
4 17 (1.80%) SAN
5 15 (1.59%) LAN
6 14 (1.48%) Internet
7 13 (1.38%) WAN
7 13 (1.38%) TCP/IP
8 12 (1.27%) 3G
9 11 (1.17%) 4G
10 10 (1.06%) DNS
10 10 (1.06%) MPLS
11 8 (0.85%) VPN
11 8 (0.85%) DHCP
12 7 (0.74%) IPv4
13 6 (0.64%) OSPF
13 6 (0.64%) BGP
13 6 (0.64%) Unified Communications
13 6 (0.64%) Structured Cabling
13 6 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 69 (7.31%) RavenDB
3 34 (3.60%) Relational Database
4 29 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (1.69%) Big Data
7 15 (1.59%) MySQL
8 14 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (1.38%) NoSQL
10 12 (1.27%) Essbase
10 12 (1.27%) Hyperion Smart View
10 12 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
11 11 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.95%) Star Schema
12 9 (0.95%) DB2
12 9 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (0.95%) Data Mining
12 9 (0.95%) Oracle Database
13 7 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 93 (9.85%) JIRA
2 91 (9.64%) Git (software)
3 78 (8.26%) Cucumber
4 76 (8.05%) TeamCity
5 71 (7.52%) NUnit
6 69 (7.31%) Rhino Mocks
6 69 (7.31%) Moq
6 69 (7.31%) ReSharper
6 69 (7.31%) WATIR
6 69 (7.31%) NCrunch
7 33 (3.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 28 (2.97%) Selenium
9 16 (1.69%) Jenkins
10 14 (1.48%) Maven
11 13 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (1.06%) Subversion
12 10 (1.06%) Eclipse
13 9 (0.95%) Visual Studio
13 9 (0.95%) Hudson
14 8 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 247 (26.17%) Finance
2 166 (17.58%) Telecoms
3 118 (12.50%) Retail
4 79 (8.37%) Back Office
5 51 (5.40%) Marketing
6 47 (4.98%) Manufacturing
7 41 (4.34%) Legal
8 26 (2.75%) Billing
9 25 (2.65%) Banking
10 19 (2.01%) Local Government
11 17 (1.80%) Electronics
12 14 (1.48%) Aerospace
13 13 (1.38%) Publishing
14 12 (1.27%) Front Office
15 11 (1.17%) Advertising
16 8 (0.85%) Military
17 7 (0.74%) Automotive
17 7 (0.74%) Law
18 6 (0.64%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 133 (14.09%) Analyst
2 122 (12.92%) Developer
3 67 (7.10%) Project Manager
4 61 (6.46%) Service Manager
5 52 (5.51%) .NET Developer
6 47 (4.98%) Junior
7 44 (4.66%) Architect
8 39 (4.13%) Software Developer
9 36 (3.81%) Development Manager
10 33 (3.50%) Delivery Manager
11 29 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
12 28 (2.97%) Business Analyst
12 28 (2.97%) Test Analyst
12 28 (2.97%) Support Analyst
12 28 (2.97%) Junior Developer
12 28 (2.97%) SAP Manager
13 26 (2.75%) Team Leader
14 25 (2.65%) SAP Architect
14 25 (2.65%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 25 (2.65%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (15.04%) HTML
2 122 (12.92%) CSS
3 118 (12.50%) .NET
3 118 (12.50%) jQuery
4 91 (9.64%) ASP.NET
5 85 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 82 (8.69%) .NET Framework
7 76 (8.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 72 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 72 (7.63%) NHibernate
9 70 (7.42%) MSMQ
10 69 (7.31%) Dapper ORM
10 69 (7.31%) StructureMap
10 69 (7.31%) Spring.NET
11 43 (4.56%) HTML5
12 40 (4.24%) XML
13 24 (2.54%) Web Services
14 22 (2.33%) Spring
15 20 (2.12%) Sass
16 19 (2.01%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 111 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (4.98%) Management Information System
3 40 (4.24%) Computer Science
3 40 (4.24%) User Experience
4 26 (2.75%) Data Integration
5 25 (2.65%) Social Media
6 21 (2.22%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.12%) PMI
8 17 (1.80%) Visualisation
9 16 (1.69%) Mathematics
9 16 (1.69%) Statistics
10 15 (1.59%) Algorithms
11 13 (1.38%) Open Source
12 12 (1.27%) EPoS
13 10 (1.06%) DTV
14 9 (0.95%) Smartphone
14 9 (0.95%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.74%) Kindle
16 6 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 65 (6.89%) Windows
2 50 (5.30%) Linux
3 21 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (1.69%) UNIX
5 8 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.64%) Solaris
6 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.53%) Android
8 4 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.32%) AIX
10 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.21%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (23.31%) Project Management
3 173 (18.33%) ITIL
4 121 (12.82%) TDD
5 120 (12.71%) Coaching
6 117 (12.39%) Service Management
7 115 (12.18%) Service Delivery
8 111 (11.76%) OO
8 111 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 110 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
10 105 (11.12%) Continuous Integration
11 95 (10.06%) Change Management
12 94 (9.96%) MVC
13 92 (9.75%) PRINCE2
14 91 (9.64%) BDD
15 90 (9.53%) ERP
16 87 (9.22%) Refactoring
17 83 (8.79%) Scrum
18 78 (8.26%) Pair Programming
19 77 (8.16%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 155 (16.42%) JavaScript
2 136 (14.41%) C#
3 93 (9.85%) SQL
4 88 (9.32%) Java
5 84 (8.90%) Ruby
6 71 (7.52%) VB.NET
7 25 (2.65%) PHP
8 22 (2.33%) Python
9 20 (2.12%) C++
10 16 (1.69%) C
11 15 (1.59%) T-SQL
12 14 (1.48%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.27%) Perl
14 11 (1.17%) VB
15 9 (0.95%) VBScript
16 5 (0.53%) R
17 4 (0.42%) Groovy
17 4 (0.42%) Scala
17 4 (0.42%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 176 (18.64%) Degree
2 80 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 58 (6.14%) SC Cleared
4 56 (5.93%) PMI Certification
5 41 (4.34%) PMP
6 30 (3.18%) ISEB
7 27 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (2.44%) ISTQB
9 17 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 15 (1.59%) HND
11 14 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 13 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
14 10 (1.06%) HNC
15 8 (0.85%) DV Cleared
16 7 (0.74%) MCP
17 6 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
17 6 (0.64%) MCSE
18 5 (0.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
19 4 (0.42%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (10.91%) SLA
2 98 (10.38%) QA
3 34 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (3.28%) ISO 14001
5 26 (2.75%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.53%) ISO 9000
6 5 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.42%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.21%) P3O
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.11%) COBIT
9 1 (0.11%) HL7
9 1 (0.11%) COSO
System Software
1 27 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.95%) vSphere
5 5 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.42%) ProxySG
6 4 (0.42%) NDS
6 4 (0.42%) XenApp
7 3 (0.32%) IAG
7 3 (0.32%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.32%) vCloud
7 3 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.11%) NFS
8 1 (0.11%) Firmware
8 1 (0.11%) XenServer
8 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.64%) Data Guard
2 6 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (0.42%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (0.32%) SCSM
4 3 (0.32%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.32%) SCCM
4 3 (0.32%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.32%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.21%) Control-M
5 2 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.11%) Nessus
6 1 (0.11%) SCOM
6 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 211 (22.35%) Microsoft
2 76 (8.05%) SAP
3 69 (7.31%) Oracle
3 69 (7.31%) Endeca
3 69 (7.31%) RedPrairie
4 40 (4.24%) VMware
5 39 (4.13%) HP
6 30 (3.18%) Huawei
7 27 (2.86%) Adobe
8 26 (2.75%) Cisco
9 15 (1.59%) Google
10 14 (1.48%) Nortel
10 14 (1.48%) Ericsson
10 14 (1.48%) Hyperion
10 14 (1.48%) Informatica
10 14 (1.48%) Nokia
11 12 (1.27%) Business Objects
12 11 (1.17%) Citrix
12 11 (1.17%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.95%) Red Hat
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Market rate or Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £46000 per annum + Excellent Base and Package on offer
Posted: 17 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus an Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum - 25 days’ holiday + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum 25 days’ holiday, Pension and Medica
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Specsavers
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Corriculo
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago