The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 122 111 138
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +27
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 144 137 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.40% 2.21% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 2.67% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 91 81 64
Average salary £46,377 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.12% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
Continuous Improvement
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4990 5125 4223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.13% 82.63% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4153 4166 3725
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South West region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in the South West

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in the South West

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Wiltshire +13 36 £46,377 +3.05% 11
Gloucestershire +2 34 £43,500 -3.33% 4
Bristol -8 31 £47,500 +15.85% 12
Dorset -9 22 £46,377 +9.12% 8
Somerset +11 7 £38,000 -13.63% 5
Devon -8 2 £49,000 +63.33% 2
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 111 (38.81%) Finance
2 79 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (22.73%) Project Management
4 63 (22.03%) Microsoft
5 57 (19.93%) Oracle
5 57 (19.93%) Business Analysis
6 50 (17.48%) Scrum
7 49 (17.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (17.13%) Java
8 47 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (15.73%) HTML
10 40 (13.99%) Relational Database
11 39 (13.64%) Analytics
11 39 (13.64%) SQL
12 38 (13.29%) Degree
13 37 (12.94%) JavaScript
13 37 (12.94%) SDLC
14 35 (12.24%) SQL Server
14 35 (12.24%) Time Management
15 34 (11.89%) PRINCE2
16 33 (11.54%) ITIL
16 33 (11.54%) Retail
16 33 (11.54%) Line Management
17 31 (10.84%) Change Management
17 31 (10.84%) C
17 31 (10.84%) HTML5
18 30 (10.49%) Spring
18 30 (10.49%) C++
18 30 (10.49%) CSS
19 28 (9.79%) Windows

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 21 (7.34%) Node.js
1 21 (7.34%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.55%) SAS
3 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.40%) StreamWeaver
4 3 (1.05%) Kentico
4 3 (1.05%) Sitefinity
4 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.05%) CMS
4 3 (1.05%) DNN
4 3 (1.05%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.70%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.70%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.70%) Documentum
5 2 (0.70%) IIS
5 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.70%) Lync
5 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 27 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (4.90%) MS Visio
4 13 (4.55%) MS Office
5 11 (3.85%) MS Project
6 2 (0.70%) SPSS
6 2 (0.70%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
1 13 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (3.15%) SAP HCM
2 9 (3.15%) SAP HR
2 9 (3.15%) SAP Payroll
2 9 (3.15%) Summit
3 4 (1.40%) WebTrends
3 4 (1.40%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.70%) HFM
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.40%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.80%) Firewall
2 7 (2.45%) SAN
3 6 (2.10%) Internet
4 4 (1.40%) VLAN
4 4 (1.40%) MPLS
5 3 (1.05%) VoIP
5 3 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.70%) VPN
6 2 (0.70%) DNS
6 2 (0.70%) IPv4
6 2 (0.70%) SMTP
6 2 (0.70%) DHCP
6 2 (0.70%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.70%) LAN
6 2 (0.70%) Wireless
6 2 (0.70%) Network Security
7 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.35%) 4G
7 1 (0.35%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.35%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.99%) Relational Database
2 35 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 20 (6.99%) MongoDB
5 19 (6.64%) MySQL
6 18 (6.29%) Big Data
7 13 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.45%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.10%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.05%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.05%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.70%) Redis
12 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.59%) ClearCase
3 8 (2.80%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.70%) JIRA
6 2 (0.70%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.70%) Gradle
7 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.35%) OpenSTA
7 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.35%) Selenium
7 1 (0.35%) JUnit
7 1 (0.35%) Toad
7 1 (0.35%) JMeter
7 1 (0.35%) MagicDraw
General
1 111 (38.81%) Finance
2 33 (11.54%) Retail
3 23 (8.04%) Banking
4 22 (7.69%) Military
5 14 (4.90%) Marketing
6 13 (4.55%) General Ledger
7 12 (4.20%) Manufacturing
8 11 (3.85%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.45%) Advertising
10 6 (2.10%) Automotive
10 6 (2.10%) Legal
11 5 (1.75%) Electronics
11 5 (1.75%) Investment Banking
12 4 (1.40%) Back Office
13 3 (1.05%) Aerospace
13 3 (1.05%) Billing
14 2 (0.70%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 84 (29.37%) Analyst
2 45 (15.73%) Business Analyst
3 24 (8.39%) Developer
4 21 (7.34%) Senior Analyst
5 19 (6.64%) Software Engineer
6 18 (6.29%) Project Manager
7 13 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (4.20%) Senior Business Analyst
8 12 (4.20%) Technical Specialist
9 10 (3.50%) Team Leader
9 10 (3.50%) Development Manager
9 10 (3.50%) Senior Developer
9 10 (3.50%) Lead Business Analyst
9 10 (3.50%) Designer
10 9 (3.15%) Payroll Manager
10 9 (3.15%) SAP Manager
10 9 (3.15%) Test Manager
11 8 (2.80%) Systems Analyst
11 8 (2.80%) Senior Manager
11 8 (2.80%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (15.73%) HTML
2 31 (10.84%) HTML5
3 30 (10.49%) CSS
3 30 (10.49%) Spring
4 22 (7.69%) Middleware
5 21 (7.34%) .NET
6 19 (6.64%) J2EE
6 19 (6.64%) Hibernate
6 19 (6.64%) CSS3
7 18 (6.29%) Apache Camel
8 10 (3.50%) ASP.NET
9 9 (3.15%) SOAP
9 9 (3.15%) Web Services
10 5 (1.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (1.40%) XML
11 4 (1.40%) WSDL
11 4 (1.40%) REST
11 4 (1.40%) RESTful
12 3 (1.05%) WPF
13 2 (0.70%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.79%) Management Information System
3 26 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 18 (6.29%) PKI
5 9 (3.15%) User Experience
6 8 (2.80%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.45%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.75%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.75%) Replication
8 5 (1.75%) NHS
9 4 (1.40%) DTV
9 4 (1.40%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.40%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.40%) Copywriting
9 4 (1.40%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.05%) Clustering
11 2 (0.70%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.79%) Windows
2 27 (9.44%) Linux
3 9 (3.15%) UNIX
4 6 (2.10%) Android
5 5 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (22.73%) Project Management
3 57 (19.93%) Business Analysis
4 50 (17.48%) Scrum
5 49 (17.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (13.64%) Analytics
7 37 (12.94%) SDLC
8 35 (12.24%) Time Management
9 34 (11.89%) PRINCE2
10 33 (11.54%) ITIL
10 33 (11.54%) Line Management
11 31 (10.84%) Change Management
12 26 (9.09%) Coaching
12 26 (9.09%) Business Transformation
13 25 (8.74%) Service Delivery
13 25 (8.74%) Information Security
14 24 (8.39%) Software Engineering
14 24 (8.39%) Service Management
14 24 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.13%) Java
2 39 (13.64%) SQL
3 37 (12.94%) JavaScript
4 31 (10.84%) C
5 30 (10.49%) C++
6 25 (8.74%) Ruby
7 23 (8.04%) Perl
8 20 (6.99%) C#
9 19 (6.64%) Python
10 13 (4.55%) VB
11 8 (2.80%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.80%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.80%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.40%) COBOL
12 4 (1.40%) PHP
13 3 (1.05%) VBA
14 2 (0.70%) VC++
14 2 (0.70%) VB6
14 2 (0.70%) Groovy
15 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (13.29%) Degree
2 28 (9.79%) Security Cleared
3 23 (8.04%) SC Cleared
3 23 (8.04%) DV Cleared
4 22 (7.69%) ISEB
5 4 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.05%) CISSP
6 3 (1.05%) CISM
7 2 (0.70%) GIAC
7 2 (0.70%) CITP
7 2 (0.70%) MCP
7 2 (0.70%) HND
7 2 (0.70%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.35%) MCSE
8 1 (0.35%) HNC
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.35%) MCITP
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.94%) QA
2 12 (4.20%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (3.50%) ISO 14001
4 8 (2.80%) Basel II
5 5 (1.75%) SLA
6 4 (1.40%) WCAG
7 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.40%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.70%) KVM
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (1.75%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 57 (19.93%) Oracle
3 27 (9.44%) VMware
4 18 (6.29%) Business Objects
5 16 (5.59%) SAP
6 11 (3.85%) Hyperion
7 10 (3.50%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (2.10%) Dell
8 6 (2.10%) Google
8 6 (2.10%) Rackspace
9 5 (1.75%) HP
10 4 (1.40%) IBM
11 3 (1.05%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.70%) NetApp
12 2 (0.70%) Adobe
12 2 (0.70%) Cisco
12 2 (0.70%) ESRI
12 2 (0.70%) Trapeze
12 2 (0.70%) Teradata
13 1 (0.35%) Huawei
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