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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 135 134 158
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 444 459 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.14% 2.03% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.52% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 288 277 254
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
17191 18240 16945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.90% 80.54% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13980 14301 13794
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +9 126 £50,000 -9.09% 19
Surrey +27 112 £50,500 +34.66% 9
Hampshire -46 53 £42,500 -5.55% 21
Oxfordshire +25 42 £55,000 +49.15% 27
West Sussex +4 38 £41,000 -18.81% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 31 £47,500 +35.71% 7
East Sussex +35 24 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Middlesex +11 5 £65,000 +18.18%
Kent -2 5 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Sussex - 2 £57,500 -
Home Counties - 2 £72,500 -
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 352 (30.74%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (26.20%) Finance
3 294 (25.68%) Degree
4 245 (21.40%) Project Management
5 219 (19.13%) ITIL
6 214 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
7 162 (14.15%) SQL
8 161 (14.06%) Service Delivery
9 159 (13.89%) SAP
10 156 (13.62%) Mentoring
11 154 (13.45%) Java
12 151 (13.19%) Microsoft
13 142 (12.40%) Service Management
14 140 (12.23%) Computer Science
15 134 (11.70%) Telecoms
16 130 (11.35%) SDLC
17 123 (10.74%) QA
18 121 (10.57%) Web Services
19 117 (10.22%) Oracle
19 117 (10.22%) MS Excel
20 114 (9.96%) Business Development
21 107 (9.34%) PRINCE2
21 107 (9.34%) Scrum
22 104 (9.08%) SLA
23 103 (9.00%) Coaching
24 98 (8.56%) HTML
25 97 (8.47%) Management Information System
26 96 (8.38%) Windows
27 93 (8.12%) XML
28 91 (7.95%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (2.45%) Tomcat
2 27 (2.36%) WebLogic
3 23 (2.01%) WebSphere
4 17 (1.48%) CMS
5 14 (1.22%) Apache
5 14 (1.22%) SharePoint
5 14 (1.22%) Node.js
6 11 (0.96%) Drupal
6 11 (0.96%) MS Exchange
6 11 (0.96%) JBoss
7 8 (0.70%) PegaRULES
7 8 (0.70%) Lync
8 5 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.44%) Confluence
8 5 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.44%) IIS
9 4 (0.35%) Documentum
9 4 (0.35%) FileNet
10 3 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 117 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.76%) MS Office
3 41 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.87%) MS Project
4 10 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.26%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.17%) Mingle
7 1 (0.087%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 60 (5.24%) SAP FI
2 59 (5.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 59 (5.15%) SAP CO
3 25 (2.18%) SAP SCM
4 16 (1.40%) SAP MM
4 16 (1.40%) SAP PS
5 6 (0.52%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.52%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.52%) SAP HCM
6 5 (0.44%) Primavera
6 5 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.35%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.26%) JDE OneWorld
9 2 (0.17%) HFM
9 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.087%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.087%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 51 (4.45%) SaaS
2 23 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.48%) PaaS
3 17 (1.48%) IaaS
4 14 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (0.87%) Office 365
7 7 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (0.44%) AWS OpsWorks
8 5 (0.44%) Boomi
8 5 (0.44%) iPaaS
8 5 (0.44%) GitHub
8 5 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.087%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.23%) Firewall
2 36 (3.14%) TCP/IP
3 35 (3.06%) WAN
4 31 (2.71%) MPLS
5 30 (2.62%) LAN
6 28 (2.45%) DNS
7 27 (2.36%) SAN
8 25 (2.18%) HTTP
9 22 (1.92%) Internet
10 21 (1.83%) VPN
10 21 (1.83%) DHCP
11 20 (1.75%) VoIP
12 18 (1.57%) BGP
12 18 (1.57%) Wireless
13 17 (1.48%) FTP
14 16 (1.40%) OSPF
14 16 (1.40%) Unified Communications
15 14 (1.22%) 3G
16 12 (1.05%) 4G
16 12 (1.05%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 52 (4.54%) Oracle Database
3 32 (2.79%) Relational Database
4 27 (2.36%) MySQL
5 23 (2.01%) DB2
6 18 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (1.57%) Big Data
7 15 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (1.05%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
9 11 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (0.96%) RDBMS
10 10 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (0.79%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.35%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 30 (2.62%) JIRA
2 28 (2.45%) Selenium
3 23 (2.01%) Visual Studio
4 20 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (1.66%) HP UFT
6 17 (1.48%) Subversion
6 17 (1.48%) Maven
7 14 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
7 14 (1.22%) Axure RP
8 10 (0.87%) Cucumber
8 10 (0.87%) JUnit
9 9 (0.79%) Hudson
10 8 (0.70%) WebDriver
11 7 (0.61%) ProtoShare
11 7 (0.61%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.61%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.52%) ReSharper
12 6 (0.52%) Fiddler
13 5 (0.44%) Ant
13 5 (0.44%) FitNesse
General
1 300 (26.20%) Finance
2 134 (11.70%) Telecoms
3 46 (4.02%) Manufacturing
3 46 (4.02%) Marketing
4 41 (3.58%) Legal
5 26 (2.27%) Retail
6 18 (1.57%) Banking
7 15 (1.31%) Electronics
8 14 (1.22%) Advertising
9 13 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (1.14%) Billing
10 12 (1.05%) General Ledger
10 12 (1.05%) Back Office
10 12 (1.05%) Publishing
11 11 (0.96%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.79%) Military
13 8 (0.70%) French Language
13 8 (0.70%) German Language
14 7 (0.61%) Dutch Language
14 7 (0.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 157 (13.71%) Analyst
2 105 (9.17%) Project Manager
3 97 (8.47%) Developer
4 83 (7.25%) Architect
5 56 (4.89%) Software Engineer
6 52 (4.54%) Delivery Manager
7 50 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
7 50 (4.37%) Service Manager
8 36 (3.14%) Senior Developer
9 35 (3.06%) Business Analyst
10 33 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
11 32 (2.79%) QA Engineer
12 29 (2.53%) Services Delivery Manager
13 28 (2.45%) Technical Manager
14 27 (2.36%) Support Analyst
15 26 (2.27%) Test Analyst
15 26 (2.27%) SAP Manager
15 26 (2.27%) SAP Architect
16 25 (2.18%) SAP Solutions Architect
17 24 (2.10%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (10.57%) Web Services
2 98 (8.56%) HTML
3 93 (8.12%) XML
4 73 (6.38%) .NET
5 60 (5.24%) CSS
6 36 (3.14%) HTML5
7 35 (3.06%) JSON
8 33 (2.88%) SOAP
9 30 (2.62%) Spring
10 26 (2.27%) J2EE
11 24 (2.10%) jQuery
12 20 (1.75%) Ajax
12 20 (1.75%) REST
12 20 (1.75%) AngularJS
13 19 (1.66%) Java EE
13 19 (1.66%) Velocity
13 19 (1.66%) ASP.NET
13 19 (1.66%) XML Schema
14 16 (1.40%) Servlets
14 16 (1.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 214 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (12.23%) Computer Science
3 97 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 56 (4.89%) User Experience
5 51 (4.45%) Visualisation
6 42 (3.67%) Data Centre
7 40 (3.49%) Social Media
8 37 (3.23%) Data Structures
9 32 (2.79%) PMI
10 22 (1.92%) Mainframe
11 20 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (1.57%) Clustering
13 17 (1.48%) FMCG
14 12 (1.05%) Data Integration
15 11 (0.96%) iSeries
15 11 (0.96%) BYOD
16 10 (0.87%) Device Driver
16 10 (0.87%) N-Tier
17 9 (0.79%) Client/Server
17 9 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 96 (8.38%) Windows
2 74 (6.46%) Linux
3 38 (3.32%) UNIX
4 21 (1.83%) Android
4 21 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.31%) Windows 7
6 11 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (0.96%) VMS
7 10 (0.87%) AIX
7 10 (0.87%) CentOS
8 9 (0.79%) Windows 8
9 8 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.61%) Solaris
11 6 (0.52%) SUSE
12 5 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.087%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.087%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (30.74%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (21.40%) Project Management
3 219 (19.13%) ITIL
4 161 (14.06%) Service Delivery
5 156 (13.62%) Mentoring
6 142 (12.40%) Service Management
7 130 (11.35%) SDLC
8 114 (9.96%) Business Development
9 107 (9.34%) PRINCE2
9 107 (9.34%) Scrum
10 103 (9.00%) Coaching
11 91 (7.95%) Change Management
12 83 (7.25%) TDD
13 79 (6.90%) Automated Testing
14 73 (6.38%) Software Engineering
14 73 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 69 (6.03%) Line Management
16 68 (5.94%) Root Cause Analysis
17 55 (4.80%) Risk Management
18 53 (4.63%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 162 (14.15%) SQL
2 154 (13.45%) Java
3 85 (7.42%) JavaScript
4 63 (5.50%) C#
5 33 (2.88%) C++
6 30 (2.62%) Shell Script
7 28 (2.45%) Python
8 26 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 23 (2.01%) C
10 19 (1.66%) PHP
11 18 (1.57%) COBOL
12 14 (1.22%) Perl
12 14 (1.22%) TypeScript
13 10 (0.87%) Ruby
13 10 (0.87%) Groovy
13 10 (0.87%) T-SQL
14 8 (0.70%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.61%) ABAP
15 7 (0.61%) VBA
15 7 (0.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 294 (25.68%) Degree
2 64 (5.59%) Security Cleared
3 63 (5.50%) ITIL Certification
4 56 (4.89%) SC Cleared
5 49 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (3.76%) PMI Certification
7 38 (3.32%) ISTQB
8 37 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 37 (3.23%) ISEB
9 27 (2.36%) CCNA
9 27 (2.36%) MCSE
9 27 (2.36%) CCNP
10 25 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 25 (2.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 22 (1.92%) HND
12 16 (1.40%) PMP
12 16 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 11 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (0.87%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (10.74%) QA
2 104 (9.08%) SLA
3 42 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (3.14%) ISO 9001
5 21 (1.83%) ISO 14001
6 17 (1.48%) ISO 9000
7 12 (1.05%) COBIT
8 8 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.35%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.35%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.17%) P3O
11 1 (0.087%) JTAG
11 1 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 59 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (2.18%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.57%) vSphere
4 11 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.44%) XenApp
7 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.17%) vCloud
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.087%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.087%) Snort
9 1 (0.087%) Xen
9 1 (0.087%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 36 (3.14%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.31%) Puppet
3 10 (0.87%) SCCM
3 10 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.52%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.26%) Control-M
5 3 (0.26%) SCOM
5 3 (0.26%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.17%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.17%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.17%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.17%) Nessus
6 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.17%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 159 (13.89%) SAP
2 151 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 117 (10.22%) Oracle
4 68 (5.94%) VMware
5 66 (5.76%) HP
6 37 (3.23%) Cisco
7 32 (2.79%) IBM
8 25 (2.18%) Citrix
9 20 (1.75%) Pega
10 18 (1.57%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (1.40%) Ariba
11 16 (1.40%) 3PAR
12 12 (1.05%) Sitecore
13 11 (0.96%) Avaya
14 10 (0.87%) Juniper
15 9 (0.79%) TOWER Software
15 9 (0.79%) Guidewire
15 9 (0.79%) Huawei
16 8 (0.70%) Splunk
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