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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
England / South West
Rank 117 89 137
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +48
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 138 202 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.74% 3.46% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 3.88% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 110 152 74
Median salary £43,375 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
4525 5211 5235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 89.73% 89.26% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3693 4280 4385
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 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 26 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Devon +19 35 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Bristol -16 32 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Wiltshire -17 20 £55,000 +39.52%
Gloucestershire -27 15 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Dorset +23 12 £41,000 -8.88% 5
Somerset -13 12 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Cornwall - 11 £47,500 -
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 89 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (23.65%) Finance
3 65 (21.96%) Degree
4 56 (18.92%) ITIL
5 55 (18.58%) Microsoft
6 51 (17.23%) C#
7 48 (16.22%) Management Information System
8 45 (15.20%) Software Engineering
9 41 (13.85%) MS Excel
9 41 (13.85%) Project Management
10 40 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (12.84%) SQL
12 37 (12.50%) TDD
13 36 (12.16%) Windows
14 35 (11.82%) Service Delivery
15 34 (11.49%) Risk Management
15 34 (11.49%) Linux
15 34 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (11.15%) .NET
16 33 (11.15%) JavaScript
17 31 (10.47%) SQL Server
18 30 (10.14%) HTML
18 30 (10.14%) Oracle
18 30 (10.14%) PRINCE2
18 30 (10.14%) VMware
19 29 (9.80%) Scrum
19 29 (9.80%) Manufacturing
19 29 (9.80%) ERP
20 28 (9.46%) Process Improvement
21 27 (9.12%) Java

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.36%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.01%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.68%) CMS
6 2 (0.68%) Mule
6 2 (0.68%) Mule ESB
6 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.34%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) JBoss
7 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 41 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.43%) MS Office
2 22 (7.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.35%) MS Project
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.34%) SPSS
5 1 (0.34%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 8 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.69%) Oracle ASCP
2 5 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.35%) Maximo
4 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.01%) Infor M3
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.68%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.68%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.68%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.68%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.77%) SaaS
2 16 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.70%) GitHub
3 8 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.69%) IaaS
4 5 (1.69%) PaaS
5 4 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.35%) Office 365
6 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.34%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.39%) Firewall
2 8 (2.70%) Unified Communications
2 8 (2.70%) VPN
3 7 (2.36%) LAN
3 7 (2.36%) Network Security
3 7 (2.36%) WAN
3 7 (2.36%) Wireless
4 5 (1.69%) DHCP
4 5 (1.69%) DNS
4 5 (1.69%) FWSM
4 5 (1.69%) Internet
4 5 (1.69%) LDAP
4 5 (1.69%) MPLS
5 4 (1.35%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.35%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.01%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (1.01%) HTTP
6 3 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.01%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.43%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 11 (3.72%) MySQL
5 8 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.03%) Big Data
7 6 (2.03%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.03%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.69%) DB2
8 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (3.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.04%) Selenium
3 8 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.70%) NUnit
3 8 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.03%) JUnit
5 4 (1.35%) Ant
5 4 (1.35%) Maven
5 4 (1.35%) Subversion
6 3 (1.01%) JDeveloper
6 3 (1.01%) JIRA
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.01%) Toad
7 2 (0.68%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 70 (23.65%) Finance
2 29 (9.80%) Manufacturing
3 23 (7.77%) Retail
4 16 (5.41%) Electronics
5 9 (3.04%) Legal
6 8 (2.70%) Marketing
7 7 (2.36%) Advertising
7 7 (2.36%) Back Office
8 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.69%) Banking
9 5 (1.69%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.69%) Military
9 5 (1.69%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (20.61%) Analyst
2 29 (9.80%) Developer
3 28 (9.46%) Architect
4 27 (9.12%) IT Analyst
5 24 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (7.77%) Senior Analyst
7 22 (7.43%) Security Analyst
8 19 (6.42%) IT Security Analyst
9 18 (6.08%) IT Manager
10 13 (4.39%) Business Analyst
10 13 (4.39%) Firmware Engineer
11 11 (3.72%) .NET Developer
12 10 (3.38%) IT Engineer
12 10 (3.38%) Senior Security Analyst
12 10 (3.38%) Team Leader
13 9 (3.04%) Administrator
13 9 (3.04%) Development Engineer
13 9 (3.04%) Project Manager
13 9 (3.04%) Service Analyst
13 9 (3.04%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.15%) .NET
2 30 (10.14%) HTML
3 25 (8.45%) CSS
3 25 (8.45%) Web Services
4 18 (6.08%) XML
5 17 (5.74%) ASP.NET
6 16 (5.41%) REST
7 14 (4.73%) AngularJS
8 13 (4.39%) jQuery
9 12 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (4.05%) HTML5
10 10 (3.38%) SOAP
10 10 (3.38%) Spring
11 9 (3.04%) CSS3
12 8 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (2.70%) Hibernate
13 7 (2.36%) WCF
14 6 (2.03%) LAMP
14 6 (2.03%) Middleware
14 6 (2.03%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 40 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.42%) Data Centre
4 19 (6.42%) NHS
5 14 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (4.39%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (3.38%) Algorithms
8 9 (3.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (2.03%) PKI
10 5 (1.69%) CMDB
11 4 (1.35%) User Experience
12 3 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (1.01%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (0.68%) Derivative
13 2 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.68%) FMCG
13 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.16%) Windows
2 34 (11.49%) Linux
3 14 (4.73%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.36%) Android
6 6 (2.03%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.92%) ITIL
3 45 (15.20%) Software Engineering
4 41 (13.85%) Project Management
5 37 (12.50%) TDD
6 35 (11.82%) Service Delivery
7 34 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (11.49%) Risk Management
8 30 (10.14%) PRINCE2
9 29 (9.80%) ERP
9 29 (9.80%) Scrum
10 28 (9.46%) Process Improvement
11 25 (8.45%) Logistics
11 25 (8.45%) TOGAF
12 24 (8.11%) Analytics
12 24 (8.11%) Mentoring
12 24 (8.11%) Service Management
13 23 (7.77%) Information Security
14 22 (7.43%) BDD
14 22 (7.43%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (17.23%) C#
2 38 (12.84%) SQL
3 33 (11.15%) JavaScript
4 27 (9.12%) Java
5 24 (8.11%) C
6 20 (6.76%) C++
7 19 (6.42%) Python
8 12 (4.05%) PowerShell
9 10 (3.38%) MATLAB
9 10 (3.38%) PL/SQL
9 10 (3.38%) R
10 9 (3.04%) Perl
11 7 (2.36%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.03%) Ruby
12 6 (2.03%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.69%) PHP
14 3 (1.01%) VB
15 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.68%) VBScript
15 2 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 65 (21.96%) Degree
2 23 (7.77%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (4.73%) SC Cleared
5 12 (4.05%) DV Cleared
6 11 (3.72%) CISA
6 11 (3.72%) CISSP
6 11 (3.72%) ISEB
7 8 (2.70%) SANS
8 7 (2.36%) MCSE
8 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.69%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.69%) PMP
9 5 (1.69%) Postgraduate
10 4 (1.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 3 (1.01%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.01%) LPIC
11 3 (1.01%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (1.01%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (4.39%) COBIT
3 12 (4.05%) QA
4 11 (3.72%) PCI DSS
4 11 (3.72%) SLA
5 10 (3.38%) JTAG
6 4 (1.35%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.68%) PMO
8 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.34%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 26 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (6.76%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.39%) Firmware
3 13 (4.39%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (2.03%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.69%) vCloud
6 3 (1.01%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.01%) Snort
6 3 (1.01%) vSphere
7 2 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.70%) Nessus
2 5 (1.69%) SCVMM
2 5 (1.69%) vRealize
3 4 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.01%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 3 (1.01%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (1.01%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.01%) SCCM
4 3 (1.01%) SCOM
5 2 (0.68%) Kibana
5 2 (0.68%) QRadar
Vendors
1 55 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.14%) Oracle
2 30 (10.14%) VMware
3 13 (4.39%) Cisco
3 13 (4.39%) HP
4 11 (3.72%) IBM
5 10 (3.38%) CheckPoint
6 7 (2.36%) Apple
6 7 (2.36%) Citrix
7 5 (1.69%) BMC
7 5 (1.69%) EMC
7 5 (1.69%) F5
7 5 (1.69%) IronPort
7 5 (1.69%) Juniper
7 5 (1.69%) MuleSoft
7 5 (1.69%) NetApp
7 5 (1.69%) SAP
8 4 (1.35%) CA
8 4 (1.35%) NetScout
8 4 (1.35%) Nokia
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified to £60000 + variable + car alowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bath, Avon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago