The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
Wales / South Wales
Rank 60 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 22 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.73% 3.12% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 3.89% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 22
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,338 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £51,000 £60,450
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
680 978 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 84.47% 80.30% 82.85%
Number of salaries quoted 591 842 874
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South Wales region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 10 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Newport -5 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Torfaen +18 3 £36,500 -
Caerphilly - 2 - -
Bridgend - 1 £25,500 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £22,378 -
Continuous Improvement
Wales

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.93%) Finance
4 13 (24.07%) Windows
4 13 (24.07%) SDLC
5 12 (22.22%) Coaching
5 12 (22.22%) Project Management
6 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (18.52%) DevOps
7 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (16.67%) Scrum
9 8 (14.81%) QA
9 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
10 7 (12.96%) People Management
10 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
10 7 (12.96%) VMware
10 7 (12.96%) Firewall
10 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
10 7 (12.96%) .NET
11 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 6 (11.11%) Cisco
11 6 (11.11%) Release Management
11 6 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
11 6 (11.11%) PCI DSS
11 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
12 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
12 5 (9.26%) Analytics

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) IaaS
1 4 (7.41%) PaaS
1 4 (7.41%) SaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) LAN
3 3 (5.56%) VLAN
4 2 (3.70%) DHCP
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.70%) Ingres
2 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.70%) Neo4j
2 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.85%) Selenium
2 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 6 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Software Development Manager
3 5 (9.26%) Software Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Agile Scrum Master
4 4 (7.41%) Scrum Master
4 4 (7.41%) SEO Specialist
4 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Head of Engineering
5 3 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) IT Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) IT Support
6 2 (3.70%) IT Technician
6 2 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) Velocity
3 3 (5.56%) COM
3 3 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Camel
4 2 (3.70%) Dropwizard
4 2 (3.70%) Java EE
4 2 (3.70%) JMX
4 2 (3.70%) JPA
4 2 (3.70%) JSF
4 2 (3.70%) RESTful
4 2 (3.70%) Spring
4 2 (3.70%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.85%) CSS3
5 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.85%) HTML5
5 1 (1.85%) jQuery
5 1 (1.85%) Node.js
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 3 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) Digital TV
3 2 (3.70%) IPTV
3 2 (3.70%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Fintech
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Unix
2 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) SDLC
3 12 (22.22%) Coaching
3 12 (22.22%) Project Management
4 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.52%) DevOps
6 9 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (16.67%) Scrum
7 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
8 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.96%) People Management
9 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
9 6 (11.11%) Release Management
10 5 (9.26%) Analytics
10 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
10 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
10 5 (9.26%) Statistics
11 4 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (7.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) Python
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.85%) C++
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) Ruby
4 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.85%) APMP
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) ISEB
2 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.85%) MCP
2 1 (1.85%) MCSE
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
2 6 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.26%) PMO
4 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle
4 4 (7.41%) Tableau
5 2 (3.70%) Nagra
5 2 (3.70%) Perforce
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) F5
6 1 (1.85%) Facebook
6 1 (1.85%) Google
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Mitel
6 1 (1.85%) Splunk
6 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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