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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 59 81 72
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 40 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.51% 1.67% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 2.03% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 13
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,565
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -7.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%
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
899 987 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.00% 82.18% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 778 860 635
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +11 29 £45,000 +17.64% 2
Newport - 7 £43,500 - 1
Torfaen - 2 - - 1
Continuous Improvement
Wales

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (41.43%) Finance
2 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.29%) ITIL
4 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.00%) Information Security
5 12 (17.14%) Scrum
5 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (15.71%) QA
6 11 (15.71%) Process Improvement
6 11 (15.71%) SQL
6 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
6 11 (15.71%) Project Management
7 10 (14.29%) Windows
7 10 (14.29%) Oracle
7 10 (14.29%) Web Services
7 10 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 9 (12.86%) Advertising
8 9 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity
9 8 (11.43%) Requirements Management
9 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
9 8 (11.43%) SDLC
10 7 (10.00%) Coaching
10 7 (10.00%) Web Development
10 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
10 7 (10.00%) Manufacturing

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Project
3 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Firewall
1 3 (4.29%) HTTP
1 3 (4.29%) LAN
1 3 (4.29%) WAN
2 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (1.43%) Network Security
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) GIS
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) JMeter
2 2 (2.86%) Maven
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (41.43%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Advertising
3 7 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.14%) Electronics
5 4 (5.71%) Back Office
6 3 (4.29%) Games
7 2 (2.86%) Law
8 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 8 (11.43%) IT Security Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Security Manager
4 7 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Security Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Systems Support
5 6 (8.57%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Release Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.29%) IT Security Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) Web Services
2 5 (7.14%) REST
2 5 (7.14%) SOAP
3 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 3 (4.29%) XML
4 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.86%) RESTful
4 2 (2.86%) Swagger
5 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Clustering
2 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.29%) Statistics
2 3 (4.29%) User Experience
3 2 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.86%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.86%) Replication
3 2 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) pSOS
3 3 (4.29%) Unix
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.29%) ITIL
3 14 (20.00%) Information Security
4 12 (17.14%) Scrum
5 11 (15.71%) Process Improvement
5 11 (15.71%) Project Management
6 9 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity
7 8 (11.43%) Requirements Management
7 8 (11.43%) SDLC
7 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.00%) Coaching
8 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 7 (10.00%) Web Development
9 6 (8.57%) E-business
9 6 (8.57%) ERP
9 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) C#
2 3 (4.29%) Java
3 2 (2.86%) C
3 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.43%) C++
4 1 (1.43%) COBOL
4 1 (1.43%) Erlang
4 1 (1.43%) Haskell
4 1 (1.43%) Lisp
4 1 (1.43%) Python
4 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) CISM
1 7 (10.00%) CISSP
2 5 (7.14%) CISMP
2 5 (7.14%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.86%) CISA
4 2 (2.86%) MCTS
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.43%) CBAP
5 1 (1.43%) IIBA
5 1 (1.43%) ISEB
5 1 (1.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (15.71%) QA
3 10 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.43%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Puppet
1 2 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) IBM
3 6 (8.57%) SAP
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco
4 3 (4.29%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) ESRI
5 1 (1.43%) Sage
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