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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 117 150 131
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -19
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 504 374 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.29% 1.77% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.27% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 295 240 363
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.84%
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
17582 16505 17534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.90% 78.13% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13562 13492 14845
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Hampshire +62 135 £41,413 +8.98% 19
Berkshire +17 116 £60,000 +33.33% 15
Surrey 0 93 £43,000 +16.21% 9
Buckinghamshire -7 41 £48,750 -9.72% 4
Oxfordshire +26 37 £45,000 +29.49% 10
West Sussex +6 35 £36,250 -21.62% 2
East Sussex -7 24 £35,000 -30.00%
Kent -4 12 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Middlesex -13 7 £71,500 +24.34%
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 19 September 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 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (25.32%) Microsoft
3 224 (24.24%) Finance
4 201 (21.75%) Project Management
5 181 (19.59%) Degree
6 179 (19.37%) MS Excel
7 174 (18.83%) ITIL
8 147 (15.91%) JavaScript
8 147 (15.91%) Telecoms
9 138 (14.94%) C#
10 134 (14.50%) SQL Server
11 133 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
12 130 (14.07%) .NET
13 129 (13.96%) HTML
14 126 (13.64%) Coaching
15 116 (12.55%) OO
16 113 (12.23%) Business Intelligence
17 110 (11.90%) E-Commerce
17 110 (11.90%) TDD
18 108 (11.69%) Retail
19 103 (11.15%) CSS
19 103 (11.15%) SQL
19 103 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
20 102 (11.04%) Service Delivery
21 100 (10.82%) jQuery
22 96 (10.39%) MVC
23 95 (10.28%) ASP.NET
24 92 (9.96%) Service Management
25 91 (9.85%) ERP
25 91 (9.85%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 77 (8.33%) Confluence
2 75 (8.12%) IIS
3 16 (1.73%) SAS
3 16 (1.73%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 9 (0.97%) Apache
5 9 (0.97%) WebLogic
6 7 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.32%) CMS
8 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.32%) Lync
8 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.22%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.22%) Drupal
9 2 (0.22%) WordPress
9 2 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 179 (19.37%) MS Excel
2 46 (4.98%) MS Office
3 24 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (2.06%) MS Project
5 17 (1.84%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (1.52%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.22%) CATIA
9 1 (0.11%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (2.81%) SAP SCM
2 16 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.30%) HFM
3 12 (1.30%) Hyperion Planning
4 10 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.87%) SAP FI
5 8 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (0.87%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.54%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.32%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.32%) Tridion
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.32%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.32%) SiteCatalyst
9 3 (0.32%) Magento
9 3 (0.32%) SAP FSCM
9 3 (0.32%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.22%) SaaS
2 6 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.54%) IaaS
4 4 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.32%) PaaS
5 3 (0.32%) GitHub
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.65%) Wireless
2 23 (2.49%) Radio Access Network
3 22 (2.38%) Firewall
4 18 (1.95%) LAN
5 17 (1.84%) SAN
6 16 (1.73%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.41%) WAN
8 12 (1.30%) Internet
8 12 (1.30%) 3G
9 11 (1.19%) 4G
10 10 (1.08%) DNS
11 8 (0.87%) VPN
12 7 (0.76%) WLAN
12 7 (0.76%) NAS
13 6 (0.65%) Structured Cabling
13 6 (0.65%) DHCP
13 6 (0.65%) SSL
13 6 (0.65%) MPLS
14 5 (0.54%) Unified Communications
14 5 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 68 (7.36%) RavenDB
3 30 (3.25%) Relational Database
4 27 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (2.06%) Big Data
5 19 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (1.62%) MySQL
9 12 (1.30%) Essbase
9 12 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
9 12 (1.30%) Hyperion Smart View
10 11 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.19%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (0.97%) DB2
12 9 (0.97%) Data Mining
12 9 (0.97%) Star Schema
13 8 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 91 (9.85%) Git (software)
2 85 (9.20%) JIRA
3 77 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 75 (8.12%) Cucumber
5 71 (7.68%) NUnit
6 68 (7.36%) Rhino Mocks
6 68 (7.36%) Moq
6 68 (7.36%) ReSharper
6 68 (7.36%) WATIR
6 68 (7.36%) NCrunch
7 24 (2.60%) QuickTest Pro
8 23 (2.49%) Jenkins
9 21 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (2.16%) Selenium
11 14 (1.52%) Maven
12 13 (1.41%) Visual Studio
12 13 (1.41%) Subversion
13 10 (1.08%) ClearCase
14 9 (0.97%) SilkTest
14 9 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 224 (24.24%) Finance
2 147 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 108 (11.69%) Retail
4 79 (8.55%) Back Office
5 54 (5.84%) Marketing
6 52 (5.63%) Manufacturing
7 41 (4.44%) Legal
8 21 (2.27%) Banking
9 17 (1.84%) Publishing
9 17 (1.84%) Electronics
9 17 (1.84%) Local Government
10 16 (1.73%) Advertising
11 11 (1.19%) Aerospace
12 10 (1.08%) Front Office
12 10 (1.08%) Billing
13 7 (0.76%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.76%) Military
14 6 (0.65%) Law
14 6 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (14.39%) Analyst
2 124 (13.42%) Developer
3 67 (7.25%) Project Manager
4 58 (6.28%) .NET Developer
5 51 (5.52%) Service Manager
6 50 (5.41%) Junior
7 40 (4.33%) Architect
8 35 (3.79%) Software Developer
9 33 (3.57%) Support Analyst
10 32 (3.46%) Team Leader
11 30 (3.25%) Junior Developer
11 30 (3.25%) Business Analyst
11 30 (3.25%) Software Engineer
11 30 (3.25%) SAP Manager
12 29 (3.14%) Development Manager
13 28 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
14 26 (2.81%) SAP Architect
14 26 (2.81%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 24 (2.60%) ScrumMaster
15 24 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (14.07%) .NET
2 129 (13.96%) HTML
3 103 (11.15%) CSS
4 100 (10.82%) jQuery
5 95 (10.28%) ASP.NET
6 87 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 84 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 75 (8.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 71 (7.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 70 (7.58%) NHibernate
10 70 (7.58%) MSMQ
11 68 (7.36%) Dapper ORM
11 68 (7.36%) StructureMap
11 68 (7.36%) Spring.NET
12 41 (4.44%) XML
13 29 (3.14%) Web Services
14 28 (3.03%) HTML5
15 19 (2.06%) Spring
16 16 (1.73%) Velocity
17 15 (1.62%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 133 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 43 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 33 (3.57%) User Experience
5 26 (2.81%) Data Integration
6 22 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 22 (2.38%) Social Media
7 17 (1.84%) Open Source
8 16 (1.73%) Statistics
8 16 (1.73%) PMI
9 14 (1.52%) Visualisation
9 14 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.30%) DTV
11 9 (0.97%) EPoS
11 9 (0.97%) Smartphone
12 8 (0.87%) Kindle
12 8 (0.87%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.65%) GIS
13 6 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (7.90%) Windows
2 50 (5.41%) Linux
3 26 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (1.84%) UNIX
5 11 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.65%) Solaris
8 5 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.43%) AIX
10 2 (0.22%) Android
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.22%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (21.75%) Project Management
3 174 (18.83%) ITIL
4 126 (13.64%) Coaching
5 116 (12.55%) OO
6 113 (12.23%) Business Intelligence
7 110 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 110 (11.90%) TDD
8 103 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
9 102 (11.04%) Service Delivery
10 96 (10.39%) MVC
11 92 (9.96%) Service Management
12 91 (9.85%) ERP
13 89 (9.63%) Change Management
14 88 (9.52%) BDD
15 85 (9.20%) PRINCE2
16 80 (8.66%) Pair Programming
16 80 (8.66%) Refactoring
17 79 (8.55%) Scrum
18 75 (8.12%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 147 (15.91%) JavaScript
2 138 (14.94%) C#
3 103 (11.15%) SQL
4 88 (9.52%) Java
5 84 (9.09%) Ruby
6 72 (7.79%) VB.NET
7 33 (3.57%) PHP
8 24 (2.60%) C++
9 20 (2.16%) C
10 18 (1.95%) Python
11 16 (1.73%) T-SQL
12 15 (1.62%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.30%) Perl
14 11 (1.19%) VB
15 9 (0.97%) VBScript
16 4 (0.43%) Scala
16 4 (0.43%) R
16 4 (0.43%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.32%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 181 (19.59%) Degree
2 78 (8.44%) Security Cleared
3 54 (5.84%) SC Cleared
4 45 (4.87%) PMI Certification
5 35 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
6 34 (3.68%) PMP
7 30 (3.25%) ISEB
8 22 (2.38%) ISTQB
9 16 (1.73%) HND
10 11 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
12 9 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (0.76%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.76%) HNC
14 5 (0.54%) MCP
14 5 (0.54%) MCSE
14 5 (0.54%) CEH
14 5 (0.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 4 (0.43%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (9.09%) SLA
2 81 (8.77%) QA
3 34 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (3.57%) ISO 14001
5 27 (2.92%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.43%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.32%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.11%) COBIT
9 1 (0.11%) HL7
9 1 (0.11%) COSO
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 39 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.84%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.08%) vSphere
5 8 (0.87%) XenApp
6 6 (0.65%) XenServer
6 6 (0.65%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.54%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.43%) NDS
8 4 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.32%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.32%) vCloud
10 2 (0.22%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.11%) NFS
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 20 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.54%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.32%) SCSM
5 3 (0.32%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.32%) Puppet
5 3 (0.32%) SCCM
6 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.22%) Control-M
6 2 (0.22%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (0.22%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.11%) Nessus
7 1 (0.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 234 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 89 (9.63%) Oracle
3 82 (8.87%) SAP
4 68 (7.36%) Endeca
4 68 (7.36%) RedPrairie
5 54 (5.84%) VMware
6 34 (3.68%) HP
7 22 (2.38%) Adobe
8 21 (2.27%) Huawei
9 20 (2.16%) Cisco
10 19 (2.06%) Citrix
11 14 (1.52%) Business Objects
11 14 (1.52%) Hyperion
12 13 (1.41%) Informatica
13 12 (1.30%) Google
14 11 (1.19%) Ericsson
14 11 (1.19%) Nokia
14 11 (1.19%) SunGard
14 11 (1.19%) Nortel
15 10 (1.08%) Red Hat
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + 10% On target Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CIVIWEB
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Stratospherec
Salary: £75k - 90k per year + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: £23500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
SDC
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago