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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 55 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 45 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.57% 1.75% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 2.26% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 10
Average salary £39,674 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.81% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1023 886 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 81.19% 77.38% 76.22%
Number of salaries quoted 863 795 759
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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
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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 +8 41 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Newport -7 4 £39,347 +21.06%
Continuous Improvement
Wales

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 52 (60.47%) Finance
2 37 (43.02%) Project Management
3 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (29.07%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (26.74%) Banking
5 23 (26.74%) Degree
6 22 (25.58%) Six Sigma
6 22 (25.58%) PMI Certification
7 21 (24.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 19 (22.09%) Java
9 18 (20.93%) People Management
10 16 (18.60%) UML
10 16 (18.60%) PMP
10 16 (18.60%) Use Case
10 16 (18.60%) Risk Management
11 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
11 13 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
12 11 (12.79%) Service Delivery
12 11 (12.79%) Back Office
13 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
13 9 (10.47%) Web Services
13 9 (10.47%) Welsh Language
13 9 (10.47%) SDLC
14 8 (9.30%) REST
14 8 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (9.30%) Test Automation
14 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
14 8 (9.30%) SOAP
14 8 (9.30%) SQL

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (2.33%) Apache
1 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.14%) MS Project
3 6 (6.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) HTTP
2 6 (6.98%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (1.16%) LAN
4 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Selenium
1 7 (8.14%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (60.47%) Finance
2 23 (26.74%) Banking
3 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
4 11 (12.79%) Back Office
5 9 (10.47%) Welsh Language
6 3 (3.49%) Marketing
7 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.16%) Legal
8 1 (1.16%) Retail
8 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (25.58%) Project Manager
2 16 (18.60%) Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Developer
4 8 (9.30%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Services Delivery Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Release Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.14%) QA Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) AWS Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (5.81%) Applications Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Designer
8 4 (4.65%) Portfolio Manager
8 4 (4.65%) PMO Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) Web Services
2 8 (9.30%) SOAP
2 8 (9.30%) REST
3 7 (8.14%) DWR
3 7 (8.14%) XML
4 5 (5.81%) .NET
5 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.33%) Velocity
7 1 (1.16%) LAMP
7 1 (1.16%) HTML
7 1 (1.16%) J2EE
7 1 (1.16%) jQuery
7 1 (1.16%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.14%) Mainframe
3 6 (6.98%) PMI
4 2 (2.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) AS400
5 1 (1.16%) iSeries
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Linux
2 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (4.65%) UNIX
3 2 (2.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) AIX
3 2 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (1.16%) OS/400
4 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) Project Management
2 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.58%) Six Sigma
4 18 (20.93%) People Management
5 16 (18.60%) Use Case
5 16 (18.60%) UML
5 16 (18.60%) Risk Management
6 13 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.79%) Service Delivery
8 9 (10.47%) SDLC
9 8 (9.30%) Test Automation
9 8 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
10 7 (8.14%) ITIL
10 7 (8.14%) Benchmarking
10 7 (8.14%) Data Security
10 7 (8.14%) Business Transformation
10 7 (8.14%) Release Management
10 7 (8.14%) Software Delivery
10 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.09%) Java
2 8 (9.30%) SQL
3 5 (5.81%) C#
4 3 (3.49%) COBOL
5 2 (2.33%) VB
6 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.16%) Scala
6 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.16%) Perl
6 1 (1.16%) RPG
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Degree
2 22 (25.58%) PMI Certification
3 21 (24.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 16 (18.60%) PMP
5 6 (6.98%) APMP
6 4 (4.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) GCIA
8 1 (1.16%) CEH
8 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.16%) CISSP
8 1 (1.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle
3 5 (5.81%) Unisys
4 4 (4.65%) VMware
5 2 (2.33%) IBM
5 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.16%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.16%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) Citrix
6 1 (1.16%) NetApp
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