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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 52 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 40 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.39% 3.45% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 4.13% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 33
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,347 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
981 992 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.14% 83.36% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 841 860 731
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -8 23 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Newport +13 21 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Continuous Improvement
Wales

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
3 25 (30.86%) Finance
4 17 (20.99%) Project Management
4 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
4 17 (20.99%) SDLC
5 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
5 14 (17.28%) QA
5 14 (17.28%) ITIL
5 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
5 14 (17.28%) Scrum
6 13 (16.05%) Web Services
7 12 (14.81%) Advertising
7 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (13.58%) Windows
8 11 (13.58%) SQL
9 10 (12.35%) Oracle
9 10 (12.35%) SOAP
10 9 (11.11%) SAP
10 9 (11.11%) ERP
10 9 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (11.11%) Manufacturing
10 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (11.11%) DevOps
10 9 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 9 (11.11%) Process Improvement
11 8 (9.88%) REST
11 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
3 5 (6.17%) MS Project
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.70%) IaaS
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.23%) GitHub
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) HTTP
2 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.70%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) LAN
3 3 (3.70%) WAN
4 2 (2.47%) tcpdump
4 2 (2.47%) VoIP
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Selenium
2 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) JMeter
3 1 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 25 (30.86%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Advertising
3 9 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.64%) Electronics
5 3 (3.70%) Games
5 3 (3.70%) Law
5 3 (3.70%) Welsh Language
6 2 (2.47%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Back Office
7 1 (1.23%) Retail
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Analyst
2 8 (9.88%) Development Manager
2 8 (9.88%) Support Analyst
2 8 (9.88%) Systems Analyst
2 8 (9.88%) Systems Support
2 8 (9.88%) Systems Support Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Business Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Developer
3 6 (7.41%) Security Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.17%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Business Manager
5 4 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Senior Manager
5 4 (4.94%) Software Engineer
5 4 (4.94%) Software Manager
6 3 (3.70%) Applications Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) Web Services
2 10 (12.35%) SOAP
3 8 (9.88%) REST
4 7 (8.64%) .NET
5 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.94%) COM
6 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.23%) RESTful
7 1 (1.23%) Swagger
7 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.94%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (3.70%) Clustering
3 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.70%) Statistics
3 3 (3.70%) User Experience
4 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.23%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Linux
3 7 (8.64%) Unix
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.99%) Project Management
2 17 (20.99%) SDLC
3 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
3 14 (17.28%) ITIL
3 14 (17.28%) Scrum
4 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (11.11%) DevOps
5 9 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (11.11%) ERP
5 9 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 9 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 8 (9.88%) Business Continuity
6 8 (9.88%) E-business
6 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
6 8 (9.88%) Web Development
7 7 (8.64%) Requirements Management
7 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) SQL
2 7 (8.64%) C#
3 6 (7.41%) C
3 6 (7.41%) C++
3 6 (7.41%) Java
4 5 (6.17%) Erlang
4 5 (6.17%) Python
5 3 (3.70%) Perl
6 2 (2.47%) Haskell
6 2 (2.47%) Lisp
6 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) CBAP
1 5 (6.17%) CISMP
1 5 (6.17%) IIBA
1 5 (6.17%) ISEB
1 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) MCTS
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (2.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.23%) CISA
4 1 (1.23%) CISM
4 1 (1.23%) CISSP
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.28%) QA
2 9 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (9.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.47%) Snort
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) WSUS
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle
3 9 (11.11%) SAP
4 5 (6.17%) IBM
5 4 (4.94%) VMware
6 3 (3.70%) Cisco
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