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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 88 145 160
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 663 431 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.13% 1.85% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 2.32% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 416 326 274
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +12.50%
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
17249 18585 17179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.44% 79.95% 77.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13579 14810 13941
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 May 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 May 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 +66 196 £55,000 +4.76% 9
Surrey +57 162 £57,000 +14.00% 7
Hampshire -27 65 £57,500 +35.29% 8
East Sussex +39 63 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 55 £49,000 +4.81% 3
Oxfordshire +16 52 £50,000 +33.33% 24
West Sussex +26 32 £39,119 -13.06% 3
Kent +18 15 £30,000 -42.85%
Middlesex +19 8 £34,000 -2.85%
Sussex +1 6 £57,500 +91.66%
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 355 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (26.02%) Finance
3 297 (24.23%) Degree
4 274 (22.35%) Project Management
5 241 (19.66%) ITIL
6 219 (17.86%) Service Delivery
7 199 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
8 184 (15.01%) Telecoms
9 177 (14.44%) Microsoft
10 167 (13.62%) Mentoring
11 163 (13.30%) Service Management
12 151 (12.32%) Java
13 147 (11.99%) SQL
14 142 (11.58%) Scrum
15 137 (11.17%) SLA
16 133 (10.85%) PRINCE2
17 128 (10.44%) SAP
17 128 (10.44%) MS Excel
18 126 (10.28%) Management Information System
18 126 (10.28%) QA
19 124 (10.11%) Computer Science
20 116 (9.46%) JavaScript
21 114 (9.30%) Windows
22 111 (9.05%) Business Development
23 110 (8.97%) HTML
24 106 (8.65%) Oracle
25 96 (7.83%) .NET
26 94 (7.67%) XML
26 94 (7.67%) Change Management
27 91 (7.42%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 34 (2.77%) Tomcat
2 27 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.04%) WebSphere
4 20 (1.63%) CMS
4 20 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.39%) Confluence
6 16 (1.31%) WebLogic
7 14 (1.14%) Apache
7 14 (1.14%) Drupal
8 11 (0.90%) Lync
9 10 (0.82%) IIS
10 8 (0.65%) PegaRULES
11 7 (0.57%) JBoss
12 6 (0.49%) SAS
12 6 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.33%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.24%) Documentum
Applications
1 128 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 38 (3.10%) MS Office
4 15 (1.22%) MS Project
5 12 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.24%) Mingle
7 1 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.082%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 51 (4.16%) SAP FI
2 50 (4.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 50 (4.08%) SAP CO
3 24 (1.96%) SAP SCM
4 17 (1.39%) SAP PS
5 10 (0.82%) SAP MM
6 9 (0.73%) Primavera
7 7 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.49%) SAP BPC
8 6 (0.49%) SAP SD
8 6 (0.49%) SAP HCM
9 3 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.16%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.16%) Epicor Vantage
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 69 (5.63%) SaaS
2 29 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.63%) PaaS
4 20 (1.63%) IaaS
5 17 (1.39%) AWS OpsWorks
5 17 (1.39%) GitHub
5 17 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.39%) Amazon S3
6 16 (1.31%) Office 365
7 14 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.41%) Boomi
9 5 (0.41%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.082%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.34%) Firewall
2 40 (3.26%) WAN
3 35 (2.85%) LAN
4 34 (2.77%) SAN
5 33 (2.69%) VPN
6 32 (2.61%) MPLS
6 32 (2.61%) HTTP
6 32 (2.61%) Unified Communications
7 30 (2.45%) Wireless
8 29 (2.37%) Internet
9 28 (2.28%) VoIP
10 27 (2.20%) TCP/IP
10 27 (2.20%) DNS
11 23 (1.88%) DHCP
12 16 (1.31%) FTP
13 14 (1.14%) Intranet
13 14 (1.14%) IPsec
14 12 (0.98%) OSPF
14 12 (0.98%) BGP
15 10 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.34%) MySQL
3 38 (3.10%) Relational Database
4 36 (2.94%) DB2
5 31 (2.53%) Oracle Database
6 18 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 17 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 15 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (1.14%) RDBMS
10 10 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.65%) RavenDB
13 7 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.41%) Big Data
16 4 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (3.10%) JIRA
2 31 (2.53%) Selenium
3 22 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (1.71%) Visual Studio
5 20 (1.63%) QuickTest Pro
6 19 (1.55%) WebDriver
7 17 (1.39%) ReSharper
7 17 (1.39%) Cucumber
8 15 (1.22%) Subversion
9 14 (1.14%) Maven
10 13 (1.06%) JUnit
10 13 (1.06%) Git (software)
11 11 (0.90%) Eclipse
11 11 (0.90%) Jenkins
12 10 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (0.73%) NUnit
13 9 (0.73%) Fiddler
13 9 (0.73%) Moq
14 8 (0.65%) NCrunch
14 8 (0.65%) WATIR
General
1 319 (26.02%) Finance
2 184 (15.01%) Telecoms
3 56 (4.57%) Manufacturing
4 45 (3.67%) Marketing
5 44 (3.59%) Legal
6 32 (2.61%) Retail
7 23 (1.88%) Billing
8 22 (1.79%) Automotive
9 20 (1.63%) Back Office
10 18 (1.47%) Banking
11 17 (1.39%) Advertising
11 17 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.98%) Electronics
13 11 (0.90%) Publishing
13 11 (0.90%) General Ledger
14 10 (0.82%) Front Office
14 10 (0.82%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.73%) Law
15 9 (0.73%) Military
16 8 (0.65%) French Language
Job Titles
1 175 (14.27%) Analyst
2 112 (9.14%) Project Manager
3 86 (7.01%) Developer
4 75 (6.12%) Architect
5 68 (5.55%) Service Manager
6 54 (4.40%) Delivery Manager
7 50 (4.08%) Business Analyst
8 40 (3.26%) Technical Manager
9 38 (3.10%) Team Leader
9 38 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
10 36 (2.94%) Software Engineer
11 33 (2.69%) Senior Analyst
11 33 (2.69%) Problem Manager
12 31 (2.53%) Test Analyst
13 30 (2.45%) Services Delivery Manager
14 29 (2.37%) Senior Developer
15 28 (2.28%) Quality Manager
15 28 (2.28%) QA Engineer
16 25 (2.04%) Java Developer
17 24 (1.96%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (8.97%) HTML
2 96 (7.83%) .NET
3 94 (7.67%) XML
4 90 (7.34%) Web Services
5 65 (5.30%) CSS
6 40 (3.26%) JSON
7 37 (3.02%) Spring
8 32 (2.61%) J2EE
8 32 (2.61%) HTML5
9 29 (2.37%) AngularJS
10 28 (2.28%) SOAP
11 26 (2.12%) Ajax
12 24 (1.96%) jQuery
13 23 (1.88%) Velocity
13 23 (1.88%) ASP.NET
14 20 (1.63%) Sass
15 18 (1.47%) CSS3
16 17 (1.39%) Servlets
16 17 (1.39%) Padrino
17 16 (1.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 199 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
2 126 (10.28%) Management Information System
3 124 (10.11%) Computer Science
4 41 (3.34%) User Experience
5 35 (2.85%) Visualisation
6 32 (2.61%) Open Source
6 32 (2.61%) PMI
7 30 (2.45%) Social Media
8 24 (1.96%) Data Structures
9 23 (1.88%) Mainframe
10 19 (1.55%) BYOD
10 19 (1.55%) iSeries
11 15 (1.22%) Clustering
12 14 (1.14%) FMCG
12 14 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
13 12 (0.98%) N-Tier
14 11 (0.90%) Replication
14 11 (0.90%) Kindle
14 11 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 114 (9.30%) Windows
2 80 (6.53%) Linux
3 53 (4.32%) UNIX
4 19 (1.55%) VMS
4 19 (1.55%) Windows 7
5 14 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.14%) Android
5 14 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (0.98%) Windows 8
6 12 (0.98%) AIX
7 9 (0.73%) SUSE
8 8 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.57%) Solaris
9 7 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.33%) CentOS
12 3 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (22.35%) Project Management
3 241 (19.66%) ITIL
4 219 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 167 (13.62%) Mentoring
6 163 (13.30%) Service Management
7 142 (11.58%) Scrum
8 133 (10.85%) PRINCE2
9 111 (9.05%) Business Development
10 94 (7.67%) Change Management
11 89 (7.26%) Coaching
12 88 (7.18%) TDD
13 87 (7.10%) Software Engineering
14 79 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
15 77 (6.28%) Risk Management
16 74 (6.04%) Six Sigma
17 73 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
18 66 (5.38%) CRM
19 65 (5.30%) DevOps
20 64 (5.22%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 151 (12.32%) Java
2 147 (11.99%) SQL
3 116 (9.46%) JavaScript
4 75 (6.12%) C#
5 31 (2.53%) Python
6 30 (2.45%) Ruby
7 23 (1.88%) Groovy
7 23 (1.88%) C++
8 21 (1.71%) Shell Script
9 20 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 19 (1.55%) VB.NET
11 18 (1.47%) Perl
12 15 (1.22%) PHP
13 13 (1.06%) COBOL
14 11 (0.90%) VB
15 10 (0.82%) C
16 9 (0.73%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.57%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.49%) XQuery
18 6 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 297 (24.23%) Degree
2 65 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 63 (5.14%) ITIL Certification
4 59 (4.81%) PMI Certification
5 55 (4.49%) ISEB
6 53 (4.32%) SC Cleared
7 46 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 44 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
9 43 (3.51%) ISTQB
10 37 (3.02%) MCSE
11 35 (2.85%) PMP
12 32 (2.61%) CCNA
13 27 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 21 (1.71%) DV Cleared
15 20 (1.63%) CCNP
16 19 (1.55%) HND
16 19 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 17 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 15 (1.22%) MBA
19 14 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (11.17%) SLA
2 126 (10.28%) QA
3 59 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 52 (4.24%) ISO 9001
5 38 (3.10%) ISO 14001
6 31 (2.53%) ISO 9000
7 13 (1.06%) COBIT
8 8 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.33%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.082%) P3O
10 1 (0.082%) GAAP
10 1 (0.082%) HL7
10 1 (0.082%) DICOM
10 1 (0.082%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (1.96%) vSphere
3 23 (1.88%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.90%) vCloud
5 6 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.33%) XenApp
7 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.24%) IAG
8 2 (0.16%) KVM
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (0.16%) Firmware
8 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.082%) Snort
9 1 (0.082%) Xen
9 1 (0.082%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (2.28%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.63%) Puppet
4 16 (1.31%) SCCM
5 11 (0.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 11 (0.90%) SCOrch
6 7 (0.57%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.16%) SCSM
8 2 (0.16%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.16%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.16%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 177 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 128 (10.44%) SAP
3 106 (8.65%) Oracle
4 91 (7.42%) VMware
5 68 (5.55%) HP
6 36 (2.94%) IBM
7 33 (2.69%) Cisco
8 27 (2.20%) 3PAR
9 23 (1.88%) Citrix
10 22 (1.79%) Huawei
11 19 (1.55%) Avaya
12 16 (1.31%) MuleSoft
13 13 (1.06%) Pega
13 13 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (1.06%) Business Objects
13 13 (1.06%) Red Hat
14 12 (0.98%) Juniper
14 12 (0.98%) TOWER Software
14 12 (0.98%) Splunk
15 11 (0.90%) Sitecore
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Life Assurance, Pension and Medical Cover
Posted: 15 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + £4800 Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified ,competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Life Assurance, Pension and Medical Cover
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: To £60,000 + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £20 per hour
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Life Assurance, Pension and Medical Cover
Posted: 20 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + pension, free parking & free lunches!
Posted: 20 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 20 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago