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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 122 99 131
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 138 160 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.36% 2.61% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 3.15% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 99 95 61
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £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
4923 5072 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.02% 82.77% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4148 4138 3667
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 £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 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 28 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 +17 43 £46,377 -6.31% 10
Bristol -22 36 £43,500 +6.09% 9
Gloucestershire -9 27 £51,250 +23.49% 2
Dorset -25 15 £46,377 +6.00% 2
Somerset +14 7 £38,000 -20.00% 4
Devon -12 2 £49,000 +63.33% 5
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 117 (40.48%) Finance
2 75 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (21.11%) Microsoft
4 57 (19.72%) Project Management
5 56 (19.38%) Oracle
6 51 (17.65%) Java
7 50 (17.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (15.92%) Scrum
8 46 (15.92%) Business Analysis
9 44 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
10 43 (14.88%) SQL
11 42 (14.53%) HTML
12 39 (13.49%) Relational Database
13 38 (13.15%) SDLC
14 37 (12.80%) C
14 37 (12.80%) Analytics
15 36 (12.46%) Time Management
15 36 (12.46%) JavaScript
16 34 (11.76%) SQL Server
16 34 (11.76%) Degree
17 33 (11.42%) ITIL
18 32 (11.07%) Windows
18 32 (11.07%) CSS
18 32 (11.07%) C++
19 31 (10.73%) Change Management
19 31 (10.73%) Spring
20 30 (10.38%) MS Excel
20 30 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
21 29 (10.03%) VMware
21 29 (10.03%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 23 (7.96%) Elasticsearch
1 23 (7.96%) Node.js
2 13 (4.50%) SAS
3 6 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.38%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.38%) StreamWeaver
4 4 (1.38%) Documentum
5 3 (1.04%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.04%) CMS
5 3 (1.04%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.04%) DNN
5 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.04%) Sitefinity
5 3 (1.04%) Kentico
6 2 (0.69%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.69%) Lync
6 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (5.19%) MS Office
3 15 (5.19%) MS Visio
4 12 (4.15%) MS Project
5 2 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (0.69%) SPSS
6 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.35%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.46%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (3.46%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (3.11%) SAP HR
2 9 (3.11%) SAP Payroll
2 9 (3.11%) SAP HCM
3 7 (2.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (2.08%) Summit
5 4 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.38%) WebTrends
6 3 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.69%) HFM
8 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.38%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.77%) SAN
2 7 (2.42%) Firewall
3 5 (1.73%) Internet
4 4 (1.38%) VLAN
4 4 (1.38%) MPLS
5 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.04%) VoIP
5 3 (1.04%) Network Security
6 2 (0.69%) Wireless
6 2 (0.69%) IPv4
6 2 (0.69%) SMTP
6 2 (0.69%) LAN
6 2 (0.69%) VPN
6 2 (0.69%) DHCP
6 2 (0.69%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.69%) DNS
7 1 (0.35%) PBX
7 1 (0.35%) 3G
7 1 (0.35%) 2G
7 1 (0.35%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.49%) Relational Database
2 34 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 24 (8.30%) RDBMS
4 22 (7.61%) MongoDB
5 21 (7.27%) MySQL
6 20 (6.92%) Big Data
7 18 (6.23%) BusinessObjects
8 17 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.38%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.04%) MS Access
13 3 (1.04%) Hazelcast
14 2 (0.69%) Redis
14 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
14 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 22 (7.61%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.23%) ClearCase
3 7 (2.42%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.73%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (1.38%) Gradle
6 2 (0.69%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.69%) JIRA
7 1 (0.35%) Toad
7 1 (0.35%) JUnit
7 1 (0.35%) JMeter
7 1 (0.35%) MagicDraw
7 1 (0.35%) Selenium
7 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.35%) OpenSTA
7 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.35%) MSTest
General
1 117 (40.48%) Finance
2 29 (10.03%) Retail
3 28 (9.69%) Banking
4 20 (6.92%) Military
5 17 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 16 (5.54%) Marketing
7 15 (5.19%) Manufacturing
8 10 (3.46%) General Ledger
9 9 (3.11%) Legal
10 8 (2.77%) Electronics
11 7 (2.42%) Advertising
12 5 (1.73%) Investment Banking
13 4 (1.38%) Back Office
13 4 (1.38%) Automotive
14 3 (1.04%) Billing
14 3 (1.04%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.69%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 86 (29.76%) Analyst
2 44 (15.22%) Business Analyst
3 26 (9.00%) Developer
4 22 (7.61%) Senior Analyst
5 21 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 15 (5.19%) Project Manager
7 13 (4.50%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (4.15%) Technical Specialist
8 12 (4.15%) Senior Developer
9 11 (3.81%) Senior Business Analyst
9 11 (3.81%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (3.81%) Team Leader
10 10 (3.46%) Lead Business Analyst
11 9 (3.11%) Test Manager
11 9 (3.11%) SAP Manager
11 9 (3.11%) Payroll Manager
12 8 (2.77%) Development Manager
13 7 (2.42%) Programme Manager
13 7 (2.42%) Senior Manager
13 7 (2.42%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (14.53%) HTML
2 32 (11.07%) CSS
3 31 (10.73%) Spring
4 28 (9.69%) HTML5
5 26 (9.00%) Middleware
6 21 (7.27%) Hibernate
6 21 (7.27%) J2EE
6 21 (7.27%) CSS3
7 20 (6.92%) Apache Camel
8 18 (6.23%) .NET
9 13 (4.50%) SOAP
10 10 (3.46%) ASP.NET
11 7 (2.42%) Web Services
12 6 (2.08%) REST
12 6 (2.08%) WSDL
13 5 (1.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 4 (1.38%) Thymeleaf
14 4 (1.38%) RESTful
14 4 (1.38%) Sass
14 4 (1.38%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.69%) Management Information System
3 27 (9.34%) Visualisation
4 20 (6.92%) PKI
5 8 (2.77%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.42%) DTV
6 7 (2.42%) User Experience
7 6 (2.08%) Clustering
7 6 (2.08%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.73%) Replication
8 5 (1.73%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.73%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.38%) DataPower
9 4 (1.38%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.38%) Copywriting
10 3 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.07%) Windows
2 26 (9.00%) Linux
3 9 (3.11%) UNIX
4 4 (1.38%) Android
5 3 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (19.72%) Project Management
3 50 (17.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (15.92%) Scrum
4 46 (15.92%) Business Analysis
5 38 (13.15%) SDLC
6 37 (12.80%) Analytics
7 36 (12.46%) Time Management
8 33 (11.42%) ITIL
9 31 (10.73%) Change Management
10 30 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (10.03%) Line Management
12 27 (9.34%) Information Security
12 27 (9.34%) PRINCE2
12 27 (9.34%) Software Engineering
13 26 (9.00%) Business Transformation
14 24 (8.30%) Configuration Management
14 24 (8.30%) Service Management
15 23 (7.96%) Coaching
16 22 (7.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (17.65%) Java
2 43 (14.88%) SQL
3 37 (12.80%) C
4 36 (12.46%) JavaScript
5 32 (11.07%) C++
6 27 (9.34%) Ruby
7 25 (8.65%) Perl
8 21 (7.27%) Python
9 17 (5.88%) C#
10 13 (4.50%) VB
11 8 (2.77%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.77%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.77%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.38%) Groovy
12 4 (1.38%) COBOL
12 4 (1.38%) PHP
13 2 (0.69%) VB6
13 2 (0.69%) VC++
13 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (11.76%) Degree
2 27 (9.34%) Security Cleared
3 24 (8.30%) DV Cleared
4 23 (7.96%) SC Cleared
5 19 (6.57%) ISEB
6 4 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.04%) CISSP
7 3 (1.04%) CISM
8 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.69%) HND
8 2 (0.69%) MCP
9 1 (0.35%) CCNP
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.35%) HNC
9 1 (0.35%) MCSE
9 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.35%) MCITP
9 1 (0.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.88%) QA
2 10 (3.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (3.11%) ISO 9001
4 8 (2.77%) Basel II
5 7 (2.42%) ISO 14001
6 4 (1.38%) WCAG
6 4 (1.38%) SLA
7 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (10.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (8.30%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.69%) KVM
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (1.73%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (1.73%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (21.11%) Microsoft
2 56 (19.38%) Oracle
3 29 (10.03%) VMware
4 19 (6.57%) SAP
5 9 (3.11%) Hyperion
6 8 (2.77%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (2.08%) Rackspace
7 6 (2.08%) Google
7 6 (2.08%) Dell
8 5 (1.73%) IBM
8 5 (1.73%) HP
9 3 (1.04%) Cisco
9 3 (1.04%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.69%) Trapeze
10 2 (0.69%) ESRI
10 2 (0.69%) Teradata
10 2 (0.69%) NetApp
10 2 (0.69%) Adobe
11 1 (0.35%) EMC
11 1 (0.35%) Ericsson
Bristol, Somerset
Panoramic Associates Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + relocation + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CDK Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £29905 - £44228 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000-£50,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
CK Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago