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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 136 143 167
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 444 430 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.12% 1.88% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.34% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 288 263 242
Average salary £51,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
17346 18366 16922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.75% 80.19% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13906 14584 13869
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 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 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 6 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 +24 137 £55,000 - 11
Surrey +38 118 £45,000 +25.00% 5
Hampshire -50 44 £43,750 -7.89% 11
Oxfordshire +22 43 £55,000 +17.02% 23
Buckinghamshire -13 28 £47,500 +35.71% 4
East Sussex +31 24 £55,500 +37.88% 12
West Sussex -6 24 £32,000 -38.16% 9
Middlesex +18 6 - -
Sussex +3 6 £57,500 +64.28%
Kent -8 2 - - 1
Home Counties - 2 £72,500 -
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 343 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (26.02%) Degree
3 299 (25.43%) Finance
4 256 (21.77%) Project Management
5 225 (19.13%) ITIL
6 217 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
7 189 (16.07%) Service Delivery
8 157 (13.35%) Service Management
9 155 (13.18%) Mentoring
10 154 (13.10%) SQL
11 152 (12.93%) Microsoft
11 152 (12.93%) Telecoms
12 146 (12.41%) Java
13 145 (12.33%) SAP
14 142 (12.07%) Computer Science
15 122 (10.37%) Scrum
16 120 (10.20%) MS Excel
16 120 (10.20%) QA
17 118 (10.03%) SLA
18 116 (9.86%) SDLC
19 113 (9.61%) Business Development
20 112 (9.52%) PRINCE2
21 109 (9.27%) Management Information System
22 107 (9.10%) Windows
23 101 (8.59%) Oracle
24 98 (8.33%) Web Services
25 96 (8.16%) Coaching
26 93 (7.91%) HTML
27 92 (7.82%) Change Management
28 90 (7.65%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 35 (2.98%) Tomcat
2 26 (2.21%) WebSphere
3 19 (1.62%) WebLogic
4 17 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.36%) CMS
6 15 (1.28%) Apache
7 14 (1.19%) MS Exchange
7 14 (1.19%) Drupal
8 13 (1.11%) Node.js
9 10 (0.85%) JBoss
10 8 (0.68%) PegaRULES
10 8 (0.68%) Lync
11 7 (0.60%) Confluence
12 6 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.34%) FileNet
14 4 (0.34%) IIS
14 4 (0.34%) Documentum
15 3 (0.26%) SAS
15 3 (0.26%) Jetty
Applications
1 120 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 40 (3.40%) MS Office
4 11 (0.94%) MS Project
4 11 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.26%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.26%) Mingle
6 1 (0.085%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 54 (4.59%) SAP FI
2 53 (4.51%) SAP FI/CO
2 53 (4.51%) SAP CO
3 25 (2.13%) SAP SCM
4 16 (1.36%) SAP PS
5 15 (1.28%) SAP MM
6 7 (0.60%) Primavera
7 6 (0.51%) SAP SD
7 6 (0.51%) SAP HCM
7 6 (0.51%) SAP BPC
8 5 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.26%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.17%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.17%) HFM
10 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.085%) SAP QM
11 1 (0.085%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 53 (4.51%) SaaS
2 24 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (1.19%) PaaS
5 14 (1.19%) IaaS
6 10 (0.85%) Office 365
7 8 (0.68%) GitHub
7 8 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 8 (0.68%) AWS OpsWorks
8 7 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.43%) Boomi
9 5 (0.43%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.085%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.32%) TCP/IP
2 37 (3.15%) Firewall
3 35 (2.98%) WAN
4 32 (2.72%) HTTP
5 30 (2.55%) LAN
5 30 (2.55%) MPLS
6 28 (2.38%) DNS
6 28 (2.38%) SAN
7 27 (2.30%) Internet
8 24 (2.04%) DHCP
9 23 (1.96%) VPN
10 21 (1.79%) VoIP
11 18 (1.53%) Wireless
11 18 (1.53%) Unified Communications
12 17 (1.45%) FTP
13 16 (1.36%) BGP
14 14 (1.19%) OSPF
15 12 (1.02%) SMTP
16 11 (0.94%) 3G
16 11 (0.94%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 31 (2.64%) Relational Database
4 30 (2.55%) MySQL
5 24 (2.04%) DB2
6 20 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.28%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.11%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 11 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
11 10 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (0.77%) Big Data
13 8 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
15 6 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.43%) MS Access
17 4 (0.34%) Data Mining
17 4 (0.34%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 33 (2.81%) JIRA
2 32 (2.72%) Selenium
3 24 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 22 (1.87%) HP UFT
4 22 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (1.28%) Maven
6 14 (1.19%) JUnit
7 13 (1.11%) WebDriver
8 12 (1.02%) Axure RP
8 12 (1.02%) Subversion
8 12 (1.02%) Cucumber
8 12 (1.02%) Jenkins
9 10 (0.85%) Hudson
9 10 (0.85%) ReSharper
10 9 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 9 (0.77%) Fiddler
11 4 (0.34%) Sahi
11 4 (0.34%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.34%) Zephyr
General
1 299 (25.43%) Finance
2 152 (12.93%) Telecoms
3 50 (4.25%) Manufacturing
4 48 (4.08%) Legal
4 48 (4.08%) Marketing
5 26 (2.21%) Retail
6 20 (1.70%) Banking
7 17 (1.45%) Advertising
8 15 (1.28%) Publishing
8 15 (1.28%) Billing
9 14 (1.19%) Electronics
10 13 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (1.02%) General Ledger
12 10 (0.85%) Back Office
12 10 (0.85%) Law
12 10 (0.85%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.77%) Military
14 8 (0.68%) French Language
14 8 (0.68%) German Language
15 7 (0.60%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 173 (14.71%) Analyst
2 112 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 98 (8.33%) Developer
4 80 (6.80%) Architect
5 55 (4.68%) Service Manager
6 54 (4.59%) Delivery Manager
7 47 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 47 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
8 39 (3.32%) Senior Developer
9 37 (3.15%) Business Analyst
10 36 (3.06%) Test Analyst
11 32 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
11 32 (2.72%) Problem Manager
12 31 (2.64%) Technical Manager
13 30 (2.55%) Services Delivery Manager
14 27 (2.30%) Java Developer
15 25 (2.13%) Team Leader
15 25 (2.13%) Support Analyst
15 25 (2.13%) SAP Manager
15 25 (2.13%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (8.33%) Web Services
2 93 (7.91%) HTML
3 90 (7.65%) XML
4 81 (6.89%) .NET
5 54 (4.59%) CSS
6 42 (3.57%) JSON
7 34 (2.89%) Spring
8 32 (2.72%) SOAP
9 30 (2.55%) HTML5
10 27 (2.30%) J2EE
11 26 (2.21%) Ajax
12 25 (2.13%) AngularJS
13 22 (1.87%) REST
14 21 (1.79%) Velocity
14 21 (1.79%) jQuery
15 20 (1.70%) ASP.NET
16 17 (1.45%) XML Schema
16 17 (1.45%) Servlets
16 17 (1.45%) Java EE
17 16 (1.36%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 217 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (12.07%) Computer Science
3 109 (9.27%) Management Information System
4 52 (4.42%) User Experience
5 42 (3.57%) Visualisation
6 39 (3.32%) Data Centre
7 37 (3.15%) Social Media
8 35 (2.98%) PMI
9 30 (2.55%) Data Structures
10 22 (1.87%) Mainframe
11 18 (1.53%) Clustering
12 17 (1.45%) FMCG
13 15 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.11%) BYOD
14 13 (1.11%) iSeries
15 12 (1.02%) Digital Media
16 10 (0.85%) Data Integration
16 10 (0.85%) N-Tier
17 9 (0.77%) Client/Server
17 9 (0.77%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 107 (9.10%) Windows
2 73 (6.21%) Linux
3 35 (2.98%) UNIX
4 21 (1.79%) Android
4 21 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 19 (1.62%) Windows 7
6 13 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.11%) VMS
7 12 (1.02%) Windows 8
8 9 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.77%) AIX
8 9 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.60%) Solaris
9 7 (0.60%) CentOS
10 6 (0.51%) SUSE
11 5 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.085%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (21.77%) Project Management
3 225 (19.13%) ITIL
4 189 (16.07%) Service Delivery
5 157 (13.35%) Service Management
6 155 (13.18%) Mentoring
7 122 (10.37%) Scrum
8 116 (9.86%) SDLC
9 113 (9.61%) Business Development
10 112 (9.52%) PRINCE2
11 96 (8.16%) Coaching
12 92 (7.82%) Change Management
13 77 (6.55%) TDD
14 76 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
15 69 (5.87%) Automated Testing
15 69 (5.87%) Software Engineering
16 64 (5.44%) Line Management
16 64 (5.44%) Root Cause Analysis
17 62 (5.27%) Risk Management
17 62 (5.27%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 154 (13.10%) SQL
2 146 (12.41%) Java
3 86 (7.31%) JavaScript
4 72 (6.12%) C#
5 33 (2.81%) C++
6 28 (2.38%) Python
6 28 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 19 (1.62%) C
8 17 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 17 (1.45%) TypeScript
9 16 (1.36%) PHP
10 15 (1.28%) Ruby
11 13 (1.11%) Groovy
11 13 (1.11%) COBOL
12 12 (1.02%) Perl
12 12 (1.02%) VB.NET
13 10 (0.85%) T-SQL
14 9 (0.77%) VBA
15 7 (0.60%) ABAP
15 7 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 306 (26.02%) Degree
2 67 (5.70%) ITIL Certification
3 63 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 54 (4.59%) SC Cleared
5 50 (4.25%) ISEB
6 49 (4.17%) ISTQB
7 47 (4.00%) PMI Certification
7 47 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (2.38%) MCSE
10 27 (2.30%) CCNA
11 26 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 26 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 25 (2.13%) CCNP
13 23 (1.96%) HND
14 19 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (1.53%) PMP
16 12 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 11 (0.94%) MCP
17 11 (0.94%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (10.20%) QA
2 118 (10.03%) SLA
3 49 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (3.49%) ISO 9001
5 25 (2.13%) ISO 14001
6 22 (1.87%) ISO 9000
7 13 (1.11%) COBIT
8 10 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.34%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.085%) JTAG
11 1 (0.085%) P3O
11 1 (0.085%) HL7
11 1 (0.085%) DICOM
System Software
1 61 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.62%) vSphere
4 10 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.43%) vCloud
7 4 (0.34%) XenApp
8 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.085%) Snort
10 1 (0.085%) Xen
10 1 (0.085%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (1.45%) Puppet
3 13 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.02%) SCCM
5 6 (0.51%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (0.43%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.26%) SCOM
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.17%) Nessus
8 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.17%) Control-M
8 2 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.17%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.17%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.17%) SCSM
8 2 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.085%) vMotion
Vendors
1 152 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 145 (12.33%) SAP
3 101 (8.59%) Oracle
4 71 (6.04%) VMware
5 59 (5.02%) HP
6 32 (2.72%) Cisco
6 32 (2.72%) IBM
7 23 (1.96%) Citrix
8 21 (1.79%) Business Objects
9 20 (1.70%) 3PAR
10 17 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (1.28%) Ariba
11 15 (1.28%) Sitecore
12 14 (1.19%) Huawei
12 14 (1.19%) Red Hat
13 13 (1.11%) Avaya
13 13 (1.11%) Pega
14 11 (0.94%) Juniper
15 9 (0.77%) Guidewire
15 9 (0.77%) MuleSoft
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Concept Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
VIQU
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 25 Days Hols & Ski Trip
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + car/allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Avios
Salary: Up to £32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 - 47,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension and Medical C
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Envir
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Autotask
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £53000 - £58000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago