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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 112 109 129
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 150 139 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.44% 2.40% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 2.94% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 85 98 83
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
5067 4725 4333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.55% 81.62% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4135 3927 3805
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +13 45 £33,000 -33.33% 3
Bristol -13 38 £42,500 -18.26% 25
Wiltshire -6 23 £52,000 +15.55% 16
Dorset -23 19 £45,000 -35.71% 8
Devon +3 13 £34,000 +3.03% 4
Somerset +1 5 £40,500 +40.86% 1
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 88 (32.35%) Finance
2 85 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (21.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (21.69%) Scrum
4 57 (20.96%) Project Management
5 54 (19.85%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (19.12%) Business Analysis
6 52 (19.12%) Microsoft
7 48 (17.65%) Java
7 48 (17.65%) Oracle
8 43 (15.81%) Degree
8 43 (15.81%) Relational Database
9 35 (12.87%) Service Delivery
10 33 (12.13%) HTML
11 31 (11.40%) ITIL
11 31 (11.40%) Management Information System
11 31 (11.40%) Analytics
11 31 (11.40%) Line Management
12 30 (11.03%) Change Management
13 29 (10.66%) SQL
13 29 (10.66%) MS Excel
13 29 (10.66%) RDBMS
14 28 (10.29%) JavaScript
14 28 (10.29%) Time Management
15 27 (9.93%) Security Cleared
15 27 (9.93%) Coaching
15 27 (9.93%) SQL Server
15 27 (9.93%) Data Modelling
16 26 (9.56%) PRINCE2
16 26 (9.56%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (4.78%) Node.js
1 13 (4.78%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (4.41%) SAS
3 7 (2.57%) Alfresco
4 4 (1.47%) StreamWeaver
5 3 (1.10%) DNN
5 3 (1.10%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.10%) CMS
5 3 (1.10%) Kentico
5 3 (1.10%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.37%) Lync
6 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.51%) MS Visio
3 14 (5.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.04%) MS Project
5 9 (3.31%) MS Office
6 2 (0.74%) SPSS
6 2 (0.74%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (5.51%) Oracle General Ledger
1 15 (5.51%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (3.31%) Summit
3 7 (2.57%) SAP Payroll
3 7 (2.57%) SAP HR
3 7 (2.57%) SAP HCM
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.74%) HFM
6 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.21%) Firewall
2 5 (1.84%) Internet
3 4 (1.47%) SAN
4 2 (0.74%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.37%) DHCP
5 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.81%) Relational Database
2 29 (10.66%) RDBMS
3 27 (9.93%) SQL Server
4 16 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (4.78%) MySQL
5 13 (4.78%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.41%) Big Data
7 7 (2.57%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.10%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.37%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.68%) ClearCase
3 7 (2.57%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.74%) JIRA
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.37%) Selenium
6 1 (0.37%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.37%) JUnit
6 1 (0.37%) Toad
6 1 (0.37%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
General
1 88 (32.35%) Finance
2 24 (8.82%) Retail
3 18 (6.62%) Military
3 18 (6.62%) Banking
4 15 (5.51%) General Ledger
5 14 (5.15%) Back Office
6 6 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.84%) Automotive
7 5 (1.84%) Law
7 5 (1.84%) Legal
8 4 (1.47%) Electronics
9 3 (1.10%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.10%) Advertising
9 3 (1.10%) Marketing
9 3 (1.10%) Billing
10 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.37%) German Language
11 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 64 (23.53%) Analyst
2 36 (13.24%) Business Analyst
3 29 (10.66%) Developer
4 23 (8.46%) Designer
5 16 (5.88%) Technical Designer
5 16 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
6 13 (4.78%) Development Manager
7 12 (4.41%) Software Engineer
7 12 (4.41%) Architect
7 12 (4.41%) Project Manager
7 12 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (4.41%) Service Manager
8 11 (4.04%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (4.04%) ScrumMaster
9 10 (3.68%) Team Leader
10 9 (3.31%) Software Development Manager
10 9 (3.31%) Programme Manager
10 9 (3.31%) Software Manager
11 8 (2.94%) Software Team Leader
11 8 (2.94%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.13%) HTML
2 23 (8.46%) CSS
2 23 (8.46%) HTML5
3 19 (6.99%) .NET
3 19 (6.99%) Spring
4 15 (5.51%) XML
5 14 (5.15%) Middleware
5 14 (5.15%) XML Messaging
6 13 (4.78%) Hibernate
6 13 (4.78%) CSS3
6 13 (4.78%) J2EE
7 12 (4.41%) Apache Camel
8 8 (2.94%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.84%) Web Services
10 2 (0.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 1 (0.37%) SOAP
11 1 (0.37%) XSD
11 1 (0.37%) JMS
11 1 (0.37%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.85%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (11.40%) Management Information System
3 22 (8.09%) Visualisation
4 16 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (5.51%) Open Source
6 14 (5.15%) Derivative
7 12 (4.41%) PKI
8 8 (2.94%) User Experience
9 7 (2.57%) NHS
9 7 (2.57%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.84%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.84%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.47%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.47%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.74%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.74%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.99%) Linux
2 16 (5.88%) Windows
3 9 (3.31%) UNIX
4 6 (2.21%) Android
5 5 (1.84%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 59 (21.69%) Scrum
3 57 (20.96%) Project Management
4 52 (19.12%) Business Analysis
5 35 (12.87%) Service Delivery
6 31 (11.40%) ITIL
6 31 (11.40%) Analytics
6 31 (11.40%) Line Management
7 30 (11.03%) Change Management
8 28 (10.29%) Time Management
9 27 (9.93%) Coaching
9 27 (9.93%) Data Modelling
10 26 (9.56%) PRINCE2
10 26 (9.56%) Information Security
11 22 (8.09%) Mentoring
12 18 (6.62%) Performance Management
12 18 (6.62%) Systems Analysis
12 18 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (6.62%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (17.65%) Java
2 29 (10.66%) SQL
3 28 (10.29%) JavaScript
4 24 (8.82%) C#
5 20 (7.35%) C
6 19 (6.99%) C++
7 16 (5.88%) Python
8 14 (5.15%) Perl
9 12 (4.41%) Ruby
10 8 (2.94%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.57%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.21%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.47%) VBA
13 4 (1.47%) COBOL
14 2 (0.74%) PHP
14 2 (0.74%) VB
14 2 (0.74%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 43 (15.81%) Degree
2 27 (9.93%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.35%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.35%) DV Cleared
4 19 (6.99%) ISEB
5 5 (1.84%) CISSP
5 5 (1.84%) CISM
6 4 (1.47%) GIAC
6 4 (1.47%) CITP
6 4 (1.47%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.74%) MCP
7 2 (0.74%) HNC
7 2 (0.74%) HND
7 2 (0.74%) CISA
7 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.37%) MCITP
8 1 (0.37%) CIPD
8 1 (0.37%) MCSE
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.25%) QA
2 14 (5.15%) ISO 9001
3 12 (4.41%) ISO 14001
4 10 (3.68%) SLA
5 9 (3.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (2.57%) Basel II
7 6 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (5.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.74%) Firmware
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.74%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 52 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 48 (17.65%) Oracle
3 15 (5.51%) VMware
4 14 (5.15%) Hyperion
5 13 (4.78%) Business Objects
5 13 (4.78%) SAP
6 12 (4.41%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (1.84%) IBM
8 3 (1.10%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.74%) Adobe
9 2 (0.74%) Teradata
10 1 (0.37%) Google
10 1 (0.37%) EMC
10 1 (0.37%) Sophos
10 1 (0.37%) Siebel
10 1 (0.37%) Trillium
10 1 (0.37%) Informatica
10 1 (0.37%) NetApp
10 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Hays IT
Salary: Market Rate - Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Hays IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
BPR Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Nakama
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £85,000 per annum £64K Basic + £12K Variable + £8400 C
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £85,000 per annum £64K Basic + £12K Variable + £8400 C
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £85,000 per annum £64K Basic + £12K Variable + £8400 C
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
BPR Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum - Holiday & Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per day + Market Rate - Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Robert Walters
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago