The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 76 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 16 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.40% 1.55% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 2.12% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 6
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 803 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.89% 73.40% 72.95%
Number of salaries quoted 769 713 547
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Continuous Improvement
Wales

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -10 16 £45,500 +7.05% 2
Continuous Improvement
Wales

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (50.94%) Java
2 26 (49.06%) Scrum
3 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (35.85%) Spring
4 19 (35.85%) Unit Testing
4 19 (35.85%) XML
4 19 (35.85%) Open Source
5 18 (33.96%) Configuration Management
5 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (33.96%) TDD
6 17 (32.08%) Pair Programming
6 17 (32.08%) Release Management
6 17 (32.08%) J2EE
6 17 (32.08%) Web Services
6 17 (32.08%) RUP
6 17 (32.08%) DSDM
6 17 (32.08%) NoSQL
6 17 (32.08%) DevOps
7 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
7 15 (28.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (28.30%) Hudson
7 15 (28.30%) Twitter
7 15 (28.30%) Confluence
7 15 (28.30%) Clojure
7 15 (28.30%) MongoDB
7 15 (28.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (28.30%) Scala
7 15 (28.30%) Groovy
7 15 (28.30%) SOA
7 15 (28.30%) JIRA

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (28.30%) Confluence
2 11 (20.75%) FileNet
2 11 (20.75%) LiveCycle
3 8 (15.09%) NetWeaver
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Project
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
1 1 (1.89%) Wireless
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) NoSQL
2 15 (28.30%) MongoDB
2 15 (28.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.55%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.89%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
1 15 (28.30%) Hudson
1 15 (28.30%) JIRA
1 15 (28.30%) Maven
1 15 (28.30%) Subversion
2 4 (7.55%) Bugzilla
2 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Consultant
4 9 (16.98%) Programmer
4 9 (16.98%) Developer Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Java Consultant
4 9 (16.98%) Java Programmer
5 7 (13.21%) Support Specialist
5 7 (13.21%) SAP Support
6 5 (9.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Accountant
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Website Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Web Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.66%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) Spring
1 19 (35.85%) XML
2 17 (32.08%) J2EE
2 17 (32.08%) Web Services
3 15 (28.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (24.53%) XSLT
4 13 (24.53%) Hibernate
5 11 (20.75%) SOAP
5 11 (20.75%) JSF
6 8 (15.09%) JSON
6 8 (15.09%) HTML
6 8 (15.09%) REST
7 6 (11.32%) HTML5
7 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.55%) GWT
8 4 (7.55%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (7.55%) Apache Camel
8 4 (7.55%) Spring Integration
9 2 (3.77%) .NET
9 2 (3.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Open Source
2 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) CentOS
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Scrum
2 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (35.85%) Unit Testing
4 18 (33.96%) Configuration Management
4 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (33.96%) TDD
5 17 (32.08%) Pair Programming
5 17 (32.08%) Release Management
5 17 (32.08%) RUP
5 17 (32.08%) DSDM
5 17 (32.08%) DevOps
6 15 (28.30%) SOA
7 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
8 13 (24.53%) OOA/OOD
8 13 (24.53%) OO
9 6 (11.32%) MVC
9 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
10 5 (9.43%) ITIL
11 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) Java
2 15 (28.30%) Clojure
2 15 (28.30%) Scala
2 15 (28.30%) Groovy
3 8 (15.09%) ABAP
3 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.77%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) SAP Certification
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) CCNA
2 2 (3.77%) MCSE
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.89%) CIMA
3 1 (1.89%) ACCA
3 1 (1.89%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (1.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Twitter
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (22.64%) IBM
3 12 (22.64%) SAP
4 11 (20.75%) Adobe
5 3 (5.66%) HP
5 3 (5.66%) VMware
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) Minitab
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