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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 93 146 168
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 626 366 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.02% 1.77% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 2.20% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 383 273 261
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,200
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.46%
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
16857 16658 16718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.28% 80.48% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13609 13023 13923
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +67 180 £55,000 +4.76% 16
Surrey +25 165 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Hampshire +16 99 £45,000 - 12
Buckinghamshire +16 58 £46,000 +2.22% 10
Oxfordshire +21 48 £50,000 -2.43% 25
East Sussex +10 42 £51,250 -6.81% 4
Kent +13 15 £41,250 -21.42% 2
West Sussex +7 14 £40,000 +14.28%
Middlesex +7 5 £34,000 -43.33%
Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 334 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (24.08%) Finance
3 257 (22.58%) Project Management
4 242 (21.27%) Degree
5 211 (18.54%) ITIL
6 204 (17.93%) Telecoms
7 179 (15.73%) Service Delivery
8 164 (14.41%) Microsoft
9 155 (13.62%) Scrum
10 153 (13.44%) Service Management
11 150 (13.18%) Mentoring
12 146 (12.83%) JavaScript
13 139 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
14 138 (12.13%) PRINCE2
15 136 (11.95%) SLA
16 132 (11.60%) QA
17 125 (10.98%) Java
18 123 (10.81%) HTML
19 121 (10.63%) MS Excel
20 119 (10.46%) SQL
21 107 (9.40%) TDD
22 106 (9.31%) SAP
22 106 (9.31%) Business Development
23 104 (9.14%) .NET
24 95 (8.35%) CSS
25 94 (8.26%) Software Engineering
26 92 (8.08%) C#
26 92 (8.08%) Coaching
27 91 (8.00%) Windows
28 82 (7.21%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (3.34%) Confluence
2 30 (2.64%) IIS
3 24 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 20 (1.76%) MS Exchange
5 18 (1.58%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.05%) Apache
6 12 (1.05%) CMS
7 10 (0.88%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.62%) SAS
8 7 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.62%) Drupal
8 7 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.53%) Lync
9 6 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.26%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.26%) JBoss
11 3 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 121 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (1.41%) MS Office
4 15 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.23%) MS Project
6 8 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.088%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 34 (2.99%) SAP FI
1 34 (2.99%) SAP FI/CO
1 34 (2.99%) SAP CO
2 24 (2.11%) SAP SCM
3 13 (1.14%) SAP PS
4 9 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.53%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (0.53%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.53%) SAP HCM
6 5 (0.44%) SAP SD
6 5 (0.44%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.18%) Epicor Vantage
9 2 (0.18%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.18%) Academy Housing
9 2 (0.18%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 64 (5.62%) SaaS
2 25 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (1.41%) Amazon S3
4 16 (1.41%) GitHub
5 14 (1.23%) PaaS
6 12 (1.05%) IaaS
7 11 (0.97%) Office 365
8 7 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.78%) Wireless
2 29 (2.55%) WAN
3 27 (2.37%) Firewall
4 26 (2.28%) Unified Communications
4 26 (2.28%) LAN
4 26 (2.28%) SAN
5 21 (1.85%) Internet
5 21 (1.85%) MPLS
6 20 (1.76%) VPN
7 19 (1.67%) DNS
8 17 (1.49%) DHCP
8 17 (1.49%) VoIP
8 17 (1.49%) TCP/IP
9 15 (1.32%) HTTP
10 11 (0.97%) Intranet
11 10 (0.88%) Radio Access Network
12 9 (0.79%) IPsec
12 9 (0.79%) LDAP
13 8 (0.70%) FTP
13 8 (0.70%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (6.68%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.08%) MySQL
3 33 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 26 (2.28%) RavenDB
5 22 (1.93%) MongoDB
5 22 (1.93%) DB2
6 21 (1.85%) NoSQL
7 15 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (0.79%) RDBMS
10 9 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.35%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.35%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.26%) MS Access
13 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 60 (5.27%) JIRA
2 37 (3.25%) Git (software)
2 37 (3.25%) Cucumber
3 36 (3.16%) QuickTest Pro
4 34 (2.99%) Selenium
5 32 (2.81%) ReSharper
6 27 (2.37%) NUnit
6 27 (2.37%) Moq
7 26 (2.28%) Rhino Mocks
7 26 (2.28%) NCrunch
7 26 (2.28%) WATIR
7 26 (2.28%) TeamCity
8 21 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (1.58%) WebDriver
10 17 (1.49%) Visual Studio
11 15 (1.32%) Eclipse
11 15 (1.32%) Jenkins
12 14 (1.23%) Subversion
13 13 (1.14%) JUnit
14 11 (0.97%) Maven
General
1 274 (24.08%) Finance
2 204 (17.93%) Telecoms
3 62 (5.45%) Retail
4 51 (4.48%) Manufacturing
5 44 (3.87%) Legal
5 44 (3.87%) Back Office
6 40 (3.51%) Billing
7 37 (3.25%) Marketing
8 23 (2.02%) Automotive
9 21 (1.85%) Front Office
10 20 (1.76%) Banking
11 14 (1.23%) Electronics
12 13 (1.14%) Aerospace
13 12 (1.05%) Law
14 10 (0.88%) Advertising
15 9 (0.79%) Military
15 9 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.70%) Publishing
17 6 (0.53%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 153 (13.44%) Analyst
2 99 (8.70%) Developer
3 89 (7.82%) Project Manager
4 67 (5.89%) Architect
4 67 (5.89%) Service Manager
5 54 (4.75%) Delivery Manager
6 49 (4.31%) Business Analyst
7 41 (3.60%) Test Analyst
8 37 (3.25%) Team Leader
9 36 (3.16%) Technical Manager
10 32 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
11 31 (2.72%) Development Manager
12 29 (2.55%) Senior Manager
13 28 (2.46%) Problem Manager
14 26 (2.28%) Java Developer
14 26 (2.28%) Services Delivery Manager
14 26 (2.28%) ScrumMaster
15 24 (2.11%) SAP Architect
15 24 (2.11%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 24 (2.11%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (10.81%) HTML
2 104 (9.14%) .NET
3 95 (8.35%) CSS
4 72 (6.33%) XML
5 65 (5.71%) jQuery
6 45 (3.95%) HTML5
6 45 (3.95%) Web Services
7 39 (3.43%) ASP.NET
8 37 (3.25%) JSON
9 36 (3.16%) Spring
10 34 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (2.99%) AngularJS
11 33 (2.90%) .NET Framework
12 28 (2.46%) NHibernate
12 28 (2.46%) J2EE
13 27 (2.37%) Ajax
13 27 (2.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 27 (2.37%) CSS3
13 27 (2.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 26 (2.28%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 139 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (7.21%) Management Information System
3 69 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 41 (3.60%) User Experience
5 30 (2.64%) PMI
6 23 (2.02%) Open Source
7 22 (1.93%) Mobile App
8 19 (1.67%) Social Media
9 15 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.05%) iSeries
10 12 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.05%) Kindle
10 12 (1.05%) Economics
11 11 (0.97%) Wiki
12 10 (0.88%) Mainframe
12 10 (0.88%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.79%) Replication
13 9 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
14 8 (0.70%) Statistics
14 8 (0.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (8.00%) Windows
2 60 (5.27%) Linux
3 35 (3.08%) UNIX
4 15 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 12 (1.05%) VMS
6 8 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (0.70%) AIX
6 8 (0.70%) Solaris
6 8 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.62%) Windows 8
7 7 (0.62%) SUSE
8 6 (0.53%) Android
9 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.35%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.088%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (22.58%) Project Management
3 211 (18.54%) ITIL
4 179 (15.73%) Service Delivery
5 155 (13.62%) Scrum
6 153 (13.44%) Service Management
7 150 (13.18%) Mentoring
8 138 (12.13%) PRINCE2
9 107 (9.40%) TDD
10 106 (9.31%) Business Development
11 94 (8.26%) Software Engineering
12 92 (8.08%) Coaching
13 82 (7.21%) CRM
13 82 (7.21%) Change Management
14 72 (6.33%) BDD
14 72 (6.33%) Root Cause Analysis
15 70 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 69 (6.06%) OO
16 69 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
17 68 (5.98%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (12.83%) JavaScript
2 125 (10.98%) Java
3 119 (10.46%) SQL
4 92 (8.08%) C#
5 50 (4.39%) Ruby
6 34 (2.99%) Python
7 33 (2.90%) VB.NET
8 27 (2.37%) C++
9 21 (1.85%) Groovy
10 16 (1.41%) PHP
11 13 (1.14%) Perl
12 12 (1.05%) C
13 11 (0.97%) PL/SQL
14 10 (0.88%) VB
15 7 (0.62%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.62%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.53%) ABAP
16 6 (0.53%) VBA
16 6 (0.53%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 242 (21.27%) Degree
2 73 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 68 (5.98%) PMI Certification
4 58 (5.10%) ISEB
5 53 (4.66%) SC Cleared
6 48 (4.22%) PMP
7 45 (3.95%) ISTQB
8 40 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
9 36 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (2.37%) MCSE
11 24 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 23 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (1.93%) DV Cleared
13 22 (1.93%) VCP4
14 20 (1.76%) CCNA
15 19 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 14 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 13 (1.14%) HND
18 12 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
19 11 (0.97%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (11.95%) SLA
2 132 (11.60%) QA
3 48 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (3.87%) ISO 9001
5 34 (2.99%) ISO 14001
6 27 (2.37%) ISO 9000
7 7 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.53%) COBIT
9 4 (0.35%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.26%) GAAP
11 2 (0.18%) P3O
12 1 (0.088%) HL7
12 1 (0.088%) DICOM
System Software
1 55 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (1.76%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.49%) vSphere
4 11 (0.97%) vCloud
5 6 (0.53%) IAG
6 5 (0.44%) XenApp
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.35%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.26%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.18%) Firmware
9 2 (0.18%) KVM
9 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.088%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (1.41%) SCCM
3 11 (0.97%) Puppet
3 11 (0.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 11 (0.97%) SCOrch
4 5 (0.44%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.35%) Control-M
5 4 (0.35%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (0.35%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.26%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.18%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.18%) Nessus
7 2 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.088%) AppManager
Vendors
1 164 (14.41%) Microsoft
2 106 (9.31%) SAP
3 75 (6.59%) Oracle
4 71 (6.24%) VMware
5 59 (5.18%) HP
6 33 (2.90%) Huawei
7 27 (2.37%) Cisco
7 27 (2.37%) IBM
8 26 (2.28%) Endeca
8 26 (2.28%) RedPrairie
9 19 (1.67%) 3PAR
10 18 (1.58%) Citrix
11 13 (1.14%) Avaya
12 12 (1.05%) Adobe
12 12 (1.05%) Business Objects
13 11 (0.97%) TOWER Software
13 11 (0.97%) Splunk
14 9 (0.79%) Primavera
14 9 (0.79%) Sitecore
14 9 (0.79%) Juniper
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £57k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £77000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + car/allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago