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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 120 143 129
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 498 402 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.20% 1.85% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.44% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 283 256 386
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,861 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -6.97%
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
17755 16471 17389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.46% 75.79% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13729 13376 14722
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +11 124 £53,750 +7.50% 6
Hampshire +39 116 £45,000 +15.38% 20
Surrey -3 96 £35,000 -7.89% 8
West Sussex +27 47 £54,000 +25.58% 6
Buckinghamshire -12 36 £35,000 -33.33% 5
Oxfordshire +30 33 £45,000 +5.56% 2
East Sussex -15 20 £35,000 -31.70%
Kent -4 13 £30,000 -38.14% 2
Sussex - 5 £27,500 -
Middlesex -32 3 £71,500 -7.74%
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 236 (25.85%) Microsoft
2 214 (23.44%) Finance
3 191 (20.92%) Degree
4 189 (20.70%) Project Management
5 178 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
6 175 (19.17%) ITIL
7 173 (18.95%) MS Excel
8 146 (15.99%) JavaScript
9 144 (15.77%) Telecoms
10 142 (15.55%) SQL Server
11 134 (14.68%) C#
12 132 (14.46%) .NET
13 124 (13.58%) HTML
14 115 (12.60%) SQL
15 101 (11.06%) Business Intelligence
15 101 (11.06%) Service Delivery
16 98 (10.73%) OO
17 97 (10.62%) CSS
17 97 (10.62%) E-Commerce
17 97 (10.62%) TDD
18 96 (10.51%) Retail
18 96 (10.51%) Service Management
18 96 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
19 92 (10.08%) Change Management
19 92 (10.08%) Oracle
20 90 (9.86%) Java
21 88 (9.64%) SAP
22 85 (9.31%) jQuery
23 82 (8.98%) ASP.NET
24 81 (8.87%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 63 (6.90%) Confluence
2 62 (6.79%) IIS
3 23 (2.52%) SharePoint
4 20 (2.19%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.86%) SAS
6 8 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 8 (0.88%) Apache
7 7 (0.77%) CMS
7 7 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.44%) Drupal
10 4 (0.44%) WordPress
10 4 (0.44%) NetWeaver
10 4 (0.44%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.33%) Lync
11 3 (0.33%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 173 (18.95%) MS Excel
2 48 (5.26%) MS Office
3 31 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.19%) MS Project
5 19 (2.08%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (1.53%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.44%) CATIA
9 1 (0.11%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.11%) Simulink
9 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 24 (2.63%) SAP SCM
2 14 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.10%) SAP FI
3 10 (1.10%) SAP CO
3 10 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (0.88%) Hyperion Planning
4 8 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.88%) HFM
5 7 (0.77%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.44%) Epicor Vantage
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.33%) SAP R/3
7 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.33%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
7 3 (0.33%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (0.33%) Magento
8 2 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.16%) SaaS
2 6 (0.66%) GitHub
3 5 (0.55%) Office 365
3 5 (0.55%) IaaS
3 5 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.49%) Wireless
2 22 (2.41%) Firewall
3 20 (2.19%) Radio Access Network
4 18 (1.97%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.86%) SAN
6 16 (1.75%) LAN
7 13 (1.42%) 3G
7 13 (1.42%) Internet
8 11 (1.20%) 4G
9 10 (1.10%) WAN
10 9 (0.99%) DNS
11 8 (0.88%) NAS
11 8 (0.88%) WLAN
11 8 (0.88%) VPN
12 6 (0.66%) Structured Cabling
12 6 (0.66%) VLAN
12 6 (0.66%) SSL
12 6 (0.66%) DHCP
13 5 (0.55%) 2G
13 5 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (15.55%) SQL Server
2 55 (6.02%) RavenDB
3 26 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 23 (2.52%) Big Data
6 21 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (1.97%) MySQL
8 17 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (1.53%) DB2
11 13 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (1.10%) NoSQL
14 9 (0.99%) Star Schema
15 8 (0.88%) Hyperion Smart View
15 8 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
15 8 (0.88%) Data Mining
15 8 (0.88%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 79 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 68 (7.45%) JIRA
3 64 (7.01%) TeamCity
4 60 (6.57%) Cucumber
5 58 (6.35%) NUnit
6 55 (6.02%) ReSharper
6 55 (6.02%) WATIR
6 55 (6.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 55 (6.02%) Moq
6 55 (6.02%) NCrunch
7 27 (2.96%) Jenkins
8 22 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (1.75%) Selenium
10 15 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
11 13 (1.42%) Visual Studio
11 13 (1.42%) Maven
12 12 (1.31%) Subversion
13 10 (1.10%) ClearCase
14 9 (0.99%) Bugzilla
14 9 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 214 (23.44%) Finance
2 144 (15.77%) Telecoms
3 96 (10.51%) Retail
4 71 (7.78%) Back Office
5 59 (6.46%) Marketing
6 48 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 41 (4.49%) Legal
8 22 (2.41%) Banking
9 17 (1.86%) Local Government
10 15 (1.64%) Advertising
10 15 (1.64%) Publishing
11 13 (1.42%) Electronics
12 9 (0.99%) Front Office
12 9 (0.99%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.99%) Billing
13 7 (0.77%) Games
13 7 (0.77%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.55%) Military
15 4 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 138 (15.12%) Analyst
2 123 (13.47%) Developer
3 68 (7.45%) Project Manager
4 52 (5.70%) .NET Developer
5 48 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 45 (4.93%) Junior
7 38 (4.16%) Support Analyst
8 37 (4.05%) Software Developer
9 32 (3.50%) Software Engineer
9 32 (3.50%) Business Analyst
9 32 (3.50%) Team Leader
10 31 (3.40%) ScrumMaster
10 31 (3.40%) Architect
11 29 (3.18%) Development Manager
12 28 (3.07%) SAP Manager
13 25 (2.74%) Junior Developer
14 24 (2.63%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 24 (2.63%) SAP Architect
14 24 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
15 23 (2.52%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (14.46%) .NET
2 124 (13.58%) HTML
3 97 (10.62%) CSS
4 85 (9.31%) jQuery
5 82 (8.98%) ASP.NET
6 74 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 73 (8.00%) .NET Framework
8 61 (6.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 59 (6.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 57 (6.24%) MSMQ
10 57 (6.24%) NHibernate
11 55 (6.02%) Spring.NET
11 55 (6.02%) StructureMap
11 55 (6.02%) Dapper ORM
12 47 (5.15%) XML
13 32 (3.50%) Web Services
14 26 (2.85%) HTML5
15 20 (2.19%) Spring
16 16 (1.75%) Ajax
17 15 (1.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 53 (5.81%) Management Information System
2 41 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 25 (2.74%) Open Source
3 25 (2.74%) Data Integration
4 24 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 18 (1.97%) Social Media
6 17 (1.86%) Statistics
7 13 (1.42%) Visualisation
8 11 (1.20%) PMI
8 11 (1.20%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.10%) Kindle
9 10 (1.10%) Smartphone
9 10 (1.10%) DTV
10 7 (0.77%) GIS
10 7 (0.77%) EPoS
10 7 (0.77%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.66%) Replication
12 5 (0.55%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 75 (8.21%) Windows
2 45 (4.93%) Linux
3 27 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (2.19%) UNIX
5 15 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.66%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.66%) Solaris
8 5 (0.55%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.55%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.44%) AIX
10 2 (0.22%) Android
10 2 (0.22%) CentOS
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (20.70%) Project Management
2 178 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (19.17%) ITIL
4 101 (11.06%) Business Intelligence
4 101 (11.06%) Service Delivery
5 98 (10.73%) OO
6 97 (10.62%) E-Commerce
6 97 (10.62%) TDD
7 96 (10.51%) Service Management
7 96 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
8 92 (10.08%) Change Management
9 81 (8.87%) Scrum
10 80 (8.76%) MVC
10 80 (8.76%) PRINCE2
11 76 (8.32%) ERP
12 73 (8.00%) BDD
13 68 (7.45%) Pair Programming
14 62 (6.79%) Refactoring
15 58 (6.35%) OOD
16 51 (5.59%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 146 (15.99%) JavaScript
2 134 (14.68%) C#
3 115 (12.60%) SQL
4 90 (9.86%) Java
5 71 (7.78%) Ruby
6 63 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 33 (3.61%) PHP
8 28 (3.07%) C++
9 21 (2.30%) C
10 17 (1.86%) Python
11 16 (1.75%) T-SQL
12 15 (1.64%) PL/SQL
13 14 (1.53%) Perl
14 11 (1.20%) VB
15 9 (0.99%) VBScript
16 8 (0.88%) VBA
17 6 (0.66%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.66%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.55%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 191 (20.92%) Degree
2 79 (8.65%) Security Cleared
3 55 (6.02%) SC Cleared
4 41 (4.49%) PMI Certification
5 38 (4.16%) ITIL Certification
6 34 (3.72%) PMP
7 23 (2.52%) ISEB
8 17 (1.86%) HND
8 17 (1.86%) ISTQB
9 13 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.88%) MCITP
10 8 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
10 8 (0.88%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.88%) MCSE
11 7 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.66%) ACCA
12 6 (0.66%) SAP Certification
12 6 (0.66%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.76%) SLA
2 79 (8.65%) QA
3 37 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (3.72%) ISO 9001
5 31 (3.40%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.44%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.22%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.11%) HL7
9 1 (0.11%) COBIT
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.11%) COSO
System Software
1 41 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (3.40%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.88%) vSphere
5 7 (0.77%) XenApp
6 6 (0.66%) XenServer
6 6 (0.66%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.66%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.44%) NDS
8 3 (0.33%) vCloud
9 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.11%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.66%) Puppet
5 5 (0.55%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.33%) SCCM
6 3 (0.33%) SCSM
7 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.11%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 236 (25.85%) Microsoft
2 92 (10.08%) Oracle
3 88 (9.64%) SAP
4 55 (6.02%) Endeca
4 55 (6.02%) RedPrairie
5 54 (5.91%) VMware
6 28 (3.07%) HP
7 25 (2.74%) Cisco
8 22 (2.41%) Huawei
9 21 (2.30%) Adobe
10 20 (2.19%) Citrix
11 16 (1.75%) Business Objects
12 13 (1.42%) Google
13 12 (1.31%) Informatica
14 11 (1.20%) Ericsson
14 11 (1.20%) Nokia
14 11 (1.20%) Nortel
14 11 (1.20%) EMC
14 11 (1.20%) SunGard
15 10 (1.10%) Hyperion
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + 10% On target Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £51702 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi Time
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago