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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 56 48 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 44 39 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.62% 3.85% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 4.69% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 17
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,878 £27,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
982 832 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.69% 82.13% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 850 702 707
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Cardiff +18 36 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Newport -14 3 £32,500 -39.53% 1
Bridgend 0 2 £23,000 -38.66%
Continuous Improvement
Wales

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 46 (67.65%) Finance
2 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (35.29%) Project Management
4 20 (29.41%) Six Sigma
4 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (22.06%) Banking
7 14 (20.59%) Degree
7 14 (20.59%) Lean Six Sigma
8 9 (13.24%) Java
9 8 (11.76%) ITIL
9 8 (11.76%) PMI Certification
9 8 (11.76%) Service Management
9 8 (11.76%) Change Management
9 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
9 8 (11.76%) Process Improvement
9 8 (11.76%) People Management
10 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (10.29%) QA
10 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
10 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
11 6 (8.82%) Oracle
11 6 (8.82%) SQL
11 6 (8.82%) UML
11 6 (8.82%) PMP
11 6 (8.82%) HTTP
11 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
11 6 (8.82%) Risk Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Project
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) HTTP
2 3 (4.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) DB2
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Selenium
1 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
General
1 46 (67.65%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Banking
3 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.35%) Marketing
5 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.41%) Back Office
7 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.94%) Law
7 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.94%) Welsh Language
8 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Project Manager
3 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
3 5 (7.35%) QA Analyst
3 5 (7.35%) Process Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) IT Director
5 3 (4.41%) Problem Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Chief Information Officer
6 2 (2.94%) PMO Manager
6 2 (2.94%) Head of Development
6 2 (2.94%) Designer
6 2 (2.94%) Network Operations Manager
6 2 (2.94%) Architect
6 2 (2.94%) Business Manager
6 2 (2.94%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (2.94%) Developer
6 2 (2.94%) Network Manager
6 2 (2.94%) Applications Architect
6 2 (2.94%) Test Analyst
6 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) XML
1 5 (7.35%) REST
2 4 (5.88%) SOAP
2 4 (5.88%) Web Services
3 3 (4.41%) HTML
3 3 (4.41%) J2EE
4 2 (2.94%) Mojolicious
4 2 (2.94%) jQuery
4 2 (2.94%) HTML5
4 2 (2.94%) WinForms
5 1 (1.47%) Spring
5 1 (1.47%) JSON
5 1 (1.47%) Velocity
5 1 (1.47%) .NET
5 1 (1.47%) LAMP
5 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.94%) PMI
3 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.47%) AS400
4 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.47%) iSeries
4 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) UNIX
1 4 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.94%) CentOS
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) Project Management
3 20 (29.41%) Six Sigma
3 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (20.59%) Lean Six Sigma
5 8 (11.76%) Process Improvement
5 8 (11.76%) People Management
5 8 (11.76%) Change Management
5 8 (11.76%) Service Management
5 8 (11.76%) ITIL
6 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (8.82%) Manual Testing
7 6 (8.82%) Use Case
7 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (8.82%) Business Transformation
7 6 (8.82%) UML
7 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) Java
2 6 (8.82%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) Perl
4 2 (2.94%) C#
4 2 (2.94%) Scala
5 1 (1.47%) Golang
5 1 (1.47%) COBOL
5 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) RPG
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 14 (20.59%) Degree
3 8 (11.76%) PMI Certification
4 6 (8.82%) PMP
5 4 (5.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (5.88%) APMP
6 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.94%) ISEB
8 1 (1.47%) CISSP
8 1 (1.47%) RHCE
8 1 (1.47%) GCIA
8 1 (1.47%) CEH
8 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) VMware
3 3 (4.41%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (2.94%) Unisys
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
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