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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 70 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 23 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.04% 1.57% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 1.93% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 10
Average salary £38,000 £41,565 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +59.86%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
Wales

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
863 881 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.71% 81.12% 67.20%
Number of salaries quoted 756 790 539
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,148 £27,500 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Cardiff -3 16 £38,000 -8.57% 2
Newport +10 1 £60,000 -
Caerphilly +5 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Continuous Improvement
Wales

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 29 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (49.09%) Finance
3 18 (32.73%) Java
4 17 (30.91%) Scrum
5 11 (20.00%) SQL
6 10 (18.18%) Spring
7 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
8 8 (14.55%) UNIX
8 8 (14.55%) Project Management
8 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
8 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
8 8 (14.55%) REST
8 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.73%) Management Information System
9 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
9 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
10 6 (10.91%) HTML
10 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
10 6 (10.91%) MS Project
10 6 (10.91%) XML
10 6 (10.91%) ITIL
10 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.91%) Service Management
10 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
10 6 (10.91%) JSON
10 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.91%) Open Source
11 5 (9.09%) Web Services
11 5 (9.09%) Windows

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (3.64%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Project
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Selenium
2 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.64%) JMeter
3 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (49.09%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.27%) Advertising
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 4 (7.27%) IT Director
4 4 (7.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Chief Information Officer
5 3 (5.45%) Software Development Team Leader
5 3 (5.45%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (5.45%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (5.45%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (3.64%) Test Leader
6 2 (3.64%) Product Owner
6 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Quality Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) Spring
2 8 (14.55%) REST
3 6 (10.91%) JSON
3 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.91%) HTML
3 6 (10.91%) XML
4 5 (9.09%) Web Services
5 4 (7.27%) J2EE
5 4 (7.27%) HTML5
6 3 (5.45%) WinForms
6 3 (5.45%) SOAP
7 2 (3.64%) .NET
7 2 (3.64%) XSD
7 2 (3.64%) XSLT
7 2 (3.64%) JSF
7 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.91%) Open Source
4 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) GIS
5 2 (3.64%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) UNIX
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.91%) Scrum
3 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
4 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
4 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (14.55%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) Service Management
5 6 (10.91%) ITIL
5 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 4 (7.27%) Change Management
7 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.27%) ERP
7 4 (7.27%) OOD
7 4 (7.27%) DevOps
7 4 (7.27%) Release Management
7 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) Java
2 11 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.27%) PHP
4 4 (7.27%) C#
5 2 (3.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) ISEB
3 3 (5.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.82%) RHCE
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.82%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (1.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.64%) QA
4 1 (1.82%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) HP
2 3 (5.45%) IBM
2 3 (5.45%) VMware
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) Minitab
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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