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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 114 115 139
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 138 124 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.38% 2.11% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 2.58% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 82 79 67
Average salary £46,377 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £29,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,346 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +8.75%
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
4771 4797 4188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.26% 81.78% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3972 3993 3683
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Gloucestershire +12 39 £42,500 -12.82% 3
Dorset -5 27 £46,938 +7.28% 2
Wiltshire +3 26 £51,012 +16.59% 10
Bristol -19 20 £45,000 -9.09% 17
Devon -7 7 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Somerset +11 6 £40,250 -8.52% 9
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 100 (38.02%) Finance
2 73 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (23.19%) Business Analysis
4 60 (22.81%) Project Management
5 54 (20.53%) Microsoft
6 53 (20.15%) Oracle
7 49 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 47 (17.87%) Scrum
10 39 (14.83%) Degree
11 37 (14.07%) Java
12 36 (13.69%) Relational Database
13 34 (12.93%) Analytics
14 33 (12.55%) Time Management
14 33 (12.55%) HTML
15 31 (11.79%) SQL
15 31 (11.79%) ITIL
16 30 (11.41%) Coaching
16 30 (11.41%) Line Management
17 29 (11.03%) Security Cleared
17 29 (11.03%) PRINCE2
17 29 (11.03%) Change Management
18 28 (10.65%) Service Delivery
18 28 (10.65%) JavaScript
19 27 (10.27%) Business Transformation
20 26 (9.89%) HTML5
20 26 (9.89%) MS Excel
20 26 (9.89%) Management Information System
20 26 (9.89%) Retail
20 26 (9.89%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (6.08%) Node.js
1 16 (6.08%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (4.56%) SAS
3 4 (1.52%) Alfresco
3 4 (1.52%) StreamWeaver
4 3 (1.14%) CMS
4 3 (1.14%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.14%) DNN
4 3 (1.14%) Kentico
4 3 (1.14%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (4.94%) MS Visio
4 12 (4.56%) MS Project
5 9 (3.42%) MS Office
6 2 (0.76%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.76%) SPSS
7 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.94%) Oracle General Ledger
1 13 (4.94%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (3.42%) SAP Payroll
2 9 (3.42%) Summit
2 9 (3.42%) SAP HR
2 9 (3.42%) SAP HCM
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.76%) HFM
5 2 (0.76%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.66%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.66%) SAN
2 6 (2.28%) Firewall
2 6 (2.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.38%) 3G
3 1 (0.38%) MPLS
3 1 (0.38%) 2G
3 1 (0.38%) VLAN
3 1 (0.38%) RNC
3 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.38%) 4G
3 1 (0.38%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.69%) Relational Database
2 24 (9.13%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.37%) RDBMS
4 16 (6.08%) MongoDB
4 16 (6.08%) MySQL
5 15 (5.70%) Big Data
6 12 (4.56%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.66%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.28%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.76%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (0.76%) MS Access
13 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (5.32%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.94%) ClearCase
3 6 (2.28%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.90%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.76%) JIRA
6 1 (0.38%) JUnit
6 1 (0.38%) Toad
6 1 (0.38%) Selenium
6 1 (0.38%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.38%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 100 (38.02%) Finance
2 26 (9.89%) Retail
3 21 (7.98%) Military
4 20 (7.60%) Banking
5 13 (4.94%) General Ledger
6 7 (2.66%) Marketing
7 6 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.28%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.90%) Advertising
8 5 (1.90%) Automotive
8 5 (1.90%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.52%) Electronics
9 4 (1.52%) Back Office
10 3 (1.14%) Billing
10 3 (1.14%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.14%) Legal
11 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (29.28%) Analyst
2 46 (17.49%) Business Analyst
3 19 (7.22%) Developer
3 19 (7.22%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (6.08%) Software Engineer
5 14 (5.32%) Designer
5 14 (5.32%) Project Manager
6 13 (4.94%) Senior Business Analyst
6 13 (4.94%) Delivery Manager
7 10 (3.80%) Lead Business Analyst
7 10 (3.80%) ScrumMaster
7 10 (3.80%) Technical Specialist
8 9 (3.42%) Development Manager
8 9 (3.42%) Team Leader
8 9 (3.42%) Programme Manager
8 9 (3.42%) SAP Manager
8 9 (3.42%) Payroll Manager
9 8 (3.04%) Architect
10 7 (2.66%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (2.66%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.55%) HTML
2 26 (9.89%) HTML5
3 23 (8.75%) CSS
4 22 (8.37%) Spring
5 19 (7.22%) .NET
6 17 (6.46%) Middleware
7 16 (6.08%) CSS3
7 16 (6.08%) J2EE
7 16 (6.08%) Hibernate
8 15 (5.70%) Apache Camel
9 8 (3.04%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.90%) Web Services
10 5 (1.90%) XML
10 5 (1.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (1.52%) XML Messaging
12 1 (0.38%) SOAP
12 1 (0.38%) XSD
12 1 (0.38%) JMS
12 1 (0.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.89%) Management Information System
3 24 (9.13%) Visualisation
4 15 (5.70%) PKI
5 12 (4.56%) Open Source
6 7 (2.66%) NHS
6 7 (2.66%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.90%) Replication
8 5 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.90%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.90%) User Experience
9 4 (1.52%) Derivative
9 4 (1.52%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.52%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.76%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.37%) Linux
2 19 (7.22%) Windows
3 8 (3.04%) UNIX
4 6 (2.28%) Android
5 5 (1.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (23.19%) Business Analysis
3 60 (22.81%) Project Management
4 48 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (17.87%) Scrum
6 34 (12.93%) Analytics
7 33 (12.55%) Time Management
8 31 (11.79%) ITIL
9 30 (11.41%) Coaching
9 30 (11.41%) Line Management
10 29 (11.03%) PRINCE2
10 29 (11.03%) Change Management
11 28 (10.65%) Service Delivery
12 27 (10.27%) Business Transformation
13 26 (9.89%) Information Security
14 23 (8.75%) Mentoring
15 19 (7.22%) Service Management
15 19 (7.22%) Software Engineering
15 19 (7.22%) Performance Management
16 18 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.07%) Java
2 31 (11.79%) SQL
3 28 (10.65%) JavaScript
4 22 (8.37%) C#
4 22 (8.37%) C++
5 21 (7.98%) C
6 20 (7.60%) Perl
7 18 (6.84%) Python
8 15 (5.70%) Ruby
9 10 (3.80%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.04%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.04%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.52%) VB
11 4 (1.52%) COBOL
12 3 (1.14%) VBA
13 2 (0.76%) Tcl
13 2 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (14.83%) Degree
2 29 (11.03%) Security Cleared
3 22 (8.37%) SC Cleared
3 22 (8.37%) DV Cleared
4 19 (7.22%) ISEB
5 5 (1.90%) CISSP
5 5 (1.90%) CISM
6 4 (1.52%) CITP
6 4 (1.52%) GIAC
6 4 (1.52%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.76%) CISA
7 2 (0.76%) MCP
8 1 (0.38%) HNC
8 1 (0.38%) HND
8 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.38%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.70%) QA
2 12 (4.56%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.80%) ISO 14001
4 9 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (2.66%) Basel II
6 5 (1.90%) SLA
6 5 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.76%) KVM
4 2 (0.76%) Firmware
5 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (1.90%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 54 (20.53%) Microsoft
2 53 (20.15%) Oracle
3 18 (6.84%) VMware
4 15 (5.70%) Business Objects
5 12 (4.56%) SAP
5 12 (4.56%) Hyperion
6 10 (3.80%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (1.90%) IBM
8 3 (1.14%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.76%) Google
9 2 (0.76%) Teradata
9 2 (0.76%) NetApp
9 2 (0.76%) Adobe
10 1 (0.38%) Siebel
10 1 (0.38%) Trillium
10 1 (0.38%) Sophos
10 1 (0.38%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) Dell
10 1 (0.38%) EMC
10 1 (0.38%) Ericsson
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