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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 64 72 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 38 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.01% 1.81% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 2.37% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 3
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1040 844 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 82.34% 76.31% 78.96%
Number of salaries quoted 897 766 812
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +2 34 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Newport -13 4 £39,347 +21.06%
Continuous Improvement
Wales

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 45 (54.88%) Finance
2 32 (39.02%) Project Management
3 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (30.49%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (26.83%) PMI Certification
6 20 (24.39%) Six Sigma
6 20 (24.39%) Banking
6 20 (24.39%) Degree
7 19 (23.17%) Java
8 18 (21.95%) People Management
8 18 (21.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 16 (19.51%) Use Case
9 16 (19.51%) UML
9 16 (19.51%) PMP
9 16 (19.51%) Risk Management
10 15 (18.29%) MS Excel
11 14 (17.07%) Telecoms
12 12 (14.63%) Service Delivery
12 12 (14.63%) Back Office
12 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (12.20%) SDLC
14 9 (10.98%) Welsh Language
15 8 (9.76%) Data Security
15 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
15 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
15 8 (9.76%) Web Services
15 8 (9.76%) Software Delivery
15 8 (9.76%) Release Management
16 7 (8.54%) DWR
16 7 (8.54%) Performance Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 15 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.54%) MS Project
3 6 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) HTTP
1 6 (7.32%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) Network Security
2 1 (1.22%) LAN
2 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Selenium
1 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (54.88%) Finance
2 20 (24.39%) Banking
3 14 (17.07%) Telecoms
4 12 (14.63%) Back Office
5 9 (10.98%) Welsh Language
6 3 (3.66%) Marketing
7 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.22%) Retail
8 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.22%) Legal
8 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Project Manager
2 13 (15.85%) Developer
2 13 (15.85%) Analyst
3 9 (10.98%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Release Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.54%) AWS Developer
6 6 (7.32%) QA Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Architect
6 6 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (6.10%) Applications Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Designer
7 5 (6.10%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 4 (4.88%) PMO Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Portfolio Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) Web Services
2 7 (8.54%) DWR
3 6 (7.32%) SOAP
3 6 (7.32%) REST
3 6 (7.32%) XML
4 5 (6.10%) .NET
5 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.44%) Velocity
7 1 (1.22%) HTML
7 1 (1.22%) J2EE
7 1 (1.22%) jQuery
7 1 (1.22%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Mainframe
3 6 (7.32%) PMI
4 2 (2.44%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.22%) GIS
5 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Linux
2 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.44%) CentOS
3 2 (2.44%) UNIX
3 2 (2.44%) Windows
4 1 (1.22%) AIX
4 1 (1.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Project Management
2 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.39%) Six Sigma
4 18 (21.95%) People Management
5 16 (19.51%) UML
5 16 (19.51%) Risk Management
5 16 (19.51%) Use Case
6 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (14.63%) Service Delivery
7 10 (12.20%) SDLC
8 8 (9.76%) Software Delivery
8 8 (9.76%) Data Security
8 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.76%) Release Management
9 7 (8.54%) Benchmarking
9 7 (8.54%) Performance Management
9 7 (8.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (8.54%) Business Transformation
10 6 (7.32%) ITIL
10 6 (7.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.17%) Java
2 6 (7.32%) SQL
3 5 (6.10%) C#
4 2 (2.44%) COBOL
4 2 (2.44%) VB
5 1 (1.22%) Scala
5 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.22%) Perl
5 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (26.83%) PMI Certification
2 20 (24.39%) Degree
3 18 (21.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 16 (19.51%) PMP
5 6 (7.32%) APMP
6 2 (2.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.22%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) Unisys
4 3 (3.66%) VMware
5 1 (1.22%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.22%) IBM
5 1 (1.22%) HP
5 1 (1.22%) Citrix
5 1 (1.22%) NetApp
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.22%) ESRI
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