The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 98 130 146
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +16
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 141 93 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.43% 1.73% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.22% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 100 82 59
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,550 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4638 4189 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.95% 77.85% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3851 3683 3717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Continuous Improvement
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +30 49 £52,000 +22.35% 15
Wiltshire +18 36 £45,000 -40.00% 4
Dorset +8 22 £70,000 +86.66% 5
Gloucestershire +16 17 £49,500 +23.75% 3
Somerset -17 13 £28,750 -12.21%
Devon -11 3 £33,000 +73.68% 1
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 74 (27.82%) Finance
2 73 (27.44%) Microsoft
3 65 (24.44%) SQL
4 56 (21.05%) MS Excel
4 56 (21.05%) Project Management
5 51 (19.17%) Service Delivery
6 49 (18.42%) CRM
7 44 (16.54%) Degree
8 41 (15.41%) ERP
9 38 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 35 (13.16%) Change Management
10 35 (13.16%) SAP
11 34 (12.78%) Oracle
11 34 (12.78%) .NET
12 33 (12.41%) Windows
13 32 (12.03%) Data Modelling
14 30 (11.28%) Java
14 30 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (11.28%) Information Management
14 30 (11.28%) Enterprise Architecture
15 28 (10.53%) Scrum
15 28 (10.53%) ITIL
16 26 (9.77%) MS Project
16 26 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (9.77%) Stakeholder Management
17 25 (9.40%) Manufacturing
17 25 (9.40%) Military
17 25 (9.40%) Requirements Analysis
17 25 (9.40%) Time Management
18 24 (9.02%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.02%) SAS
3 11 (4.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.88%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.88%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.50%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.50%) WorkSite
6 3 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.13%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.13%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.75%) Lync
7 2 (0.75%) Node.js
7 2 (0.75%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.38%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 56 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.77%) MS Project
3 12 (4.51%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.26%) MS Office
5 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.38%) SPSS
5 1 (0.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 23 (8.65%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (6.39%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (4.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (4.51%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (4.14%) Oracle iProcurement
5 11 (4.14%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (1.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (1.50%) SAP CO
6 4 (1.50%) SAP FI
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.75%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.38%) SSL
2 7 (2.63%) Firewall
3 3 (1.13%) Network Security
3 3 (1.13%) 4G
3 3 (1.13%) Intranet
3 3 (1.13%) WAN
4 2 (0.75%) 2G
4 2 (0.75%) SAN
4 2 (0.75%) LAN
4 2 (0.75%) 3G
4 2 (0.75%) Extranet
4 2 (0.75%) MVNO
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.38%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.38%) LTE
5 1 (0.38%) MPLS
5 1 (0.38%) Internet
5 1 (0.38%) UMTS
5 1 (0.38%) WLAN
5 1 (0.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.27%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (7.14%) Big Data
3 17 (6.39%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (5.64%) SAP Data Services
4 15 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.89%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.51%) RDBMS
8 11 (4.14%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.13%) MySQL
10 3 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.13%) MS Access
11 2 (0.75%) IDOL
11 2 (0.75%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.38%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.26%) JDeveloper
2 6 (2.26%) Selenium
2 6 (2.26%) Subversion
3 4 (1.50%) NUnit
4 3 (1.13%) Maven
4 3 (1.13%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.75%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.75%) JIRA
6 1 (0.38%) LSMW
6 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.38%) jMock
6 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.38%) Toad
6 1 (0.38%) JUnit
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
General
1 74 (27.82%) Finance
2 25 (9.40%) Manufacturing
2 25 (9.40%) Military
3 19 (7.14%) Retail
4 17 (6.39%) Aerospace
4 17 (6.39%) Back Office
5 9 (3.38%) Law
5 9 (3.38%) Legal
6 7 (2.63%) Banking
7 5 (1.88%) Games
7 5 (1.88%) Advertising
7 5 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.50%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.50%) Marketing
8 4 (1.50%) Local Government
9 3 (1.13%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.75%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (26.69%) Analyst
2 43 (16.17%) Business Analyst
3 30 (11.28%) Developer
4 28 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 24 (9.02%) Systems Analyst
5 24 (9.02%) Consultant
6 17 (6.39%) Software Engineer
7 16 (6.02%) Business Systems Analyst
8 12 (4.51%) Designer
9 11 (4.14%) Lead Business Analyst
9 11 (4.14%) Senior Designer
9 11 (4.14%) Architect
10 10 (3.76%) Software Consultant
11 9 (3.38%) MI Analyst
11 9 (3.38%) Engineering Manager
12 8 (3.01%) Support Consultant
12 8 (3.01%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.01%) Applications Manager
12 8 (3.01%) Business Manager
13 7 (2.63%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.78%) .NET
2 23 (8.65%) XML
3 13 (4.89%) HTML
4 12 (4.51%) XML Messaging
5 9 (3.38%) ASP.NET
6 8 (3.01%) Middleware
7 6 (2.26%) Spring
8 5 (1.88%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (1.88%) Web Services
8 5 (1.88%) CSS
8 5 (1.88%) J2EE
8 5 (1.88%) EDI
9 4 (1.50%) BAPI
9 4 (1.50%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.50%) jQuery
9 4 (1.50%) Ajax
10 3 (1.13%) SAP ALE
10 3 (1.13%) WCF
10 3 (1.13%) OLE
10 3 (1.13%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (4.51%) Derivative
3 11 (4.14%) iPhone
4 10 (3.76%) Blackberry
4 10 (3.76%) iPad
5 9 (3.38%) PKI
6 7 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.63%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.88%) Clustering
9 3 (1.13%) VLE
9 3 (1.13%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.75%) Social Media
11 1 (0.38%) Statistics
11 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.38%) PDA
11 1 (0.38%) NHS
11 1 (0.38%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.41%) Windows
2 13 (4.89%) Android
3 11 (4.14%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.14%) Windows 7
3 11 (4.14%) Mac OS
3 11 (4.14%) Windows 8
4 9 (3.38%) Linux
5 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (21.05%) Project Management
2 51 (19.17%) Service Delivery
3 49 (18.42%) CRM
4 41 (15.41%) ERP
5 35 (13.16%) Change Management
6 32 (12.03%) Data Modelling
7 30 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (11.28%) Information Management
7 30 (11.28%) Enterprise Architecture
8 28 (10.53%) Scrum
8 28 (10.53%) ITIL
9 26 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (9.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (9.40%) Requirements Analysis
10 25 (9.40%) Time Management
11 24 (9.02%) Data Management
12 23 (8.65%) ETL
13 21 (7.89%) Logistics
14 20 (7.52%) Document Management
15 19 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (24.44%) SQL
2 30 (11.28%) Java
3 24 (9.02%) C#
4 12 (4.51%) C++
5 11 (4.14%) C
5 11 (4.14%) VB.NET
6 9 (3.38%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.63%) Python
8 4 (1.50%) VB
8 4 (1.50%) VBA
9 3 (1.13%) SAPscript
9 3 (1.13%) ABAP
9 3 (1.13%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.38%) R
11 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.38%) Clojure
11 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.38%) PHP
11 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (16.54%) Degree
2 14 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (4.89%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.13%) CEH
5 3 (1.13%) HNC
6 2 (0.75%) CIMA
6 2 (0.75%) HND
6 2 (0.75%) ISEB
6 2 (0.75%) PMP
6 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.75%) ACCA
6 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.38%) CCNA
7 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.65%) SLA
2 13 (4.89%) QA
3 5 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) GAMP
4 1 (0.38%) GMP
System Software
1 13 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.38%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.76%) SCCM
2 9 (3.38%) SAP Afaria
3 4 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (27.44%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.16%) SAP
3 34 (12.78%) Oracle
4 18 (6.77%) Business Objects
5 15 (5.64%) Trillium
6 10 (3.76%) Apple
7 8 (3.01%) Cisco
8 7 (2.63%) JBoss
9 6 (2.26%) VMware
10 4 (1.50%) Metastorm
10 4 (1.50%) Symantec
11 3 (1.13%) Blackboard
12 2 (0.75%) Nortel
12 2 (0.75%) Citrix
12 2 (0.75%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.75%) Twitter
13 1 (0.38%) Google
13 1 (0.38%) Telerik
13 1 (0.38%) Adobe
13 1 (0.38%) Informatica
Plymouth, Devon
Connectus
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Holiday + Bonuses
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West
Experis IT
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Experis IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Pension + Shareholder Incentives + Holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flex benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £10.50 - £11.50 per hour + Van, tools
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £46000 - £51000 per annum + Car + Pension + Healthcare + Bonuses
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Pension + Healthcare + Bonuses
Posted: 10 days ago
Wiltshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + Pension + Bonuses + Holiday
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Burges Salmon
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago