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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 93 101 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 186 157 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.28% 2.66% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 3.05% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 142 105 122
Median salary £47,500 £43,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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
4979 5144 5223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.67% 87.28% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4167 4330 4296
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,000
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 September 2016.

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 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol +10 61 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Wiltshire +14 44 £50,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -28 29 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Cornwall - 22 £38,500 - 2
Somerset +5 12 £50,000 +100.00% 4
Dorset -2 8 £41,250 +3.12% 6
Devon +1 7 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 124 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (22.34%) Degree
3 79 (21.53%) ITIL
4 78 (21.25%) Finance
5 77 (20.98%) SQL Server
6 76 (20.71%) Microsoft
7 70 (19.07%) Project Management
8 69 (18.80%) Oracle
9 67 (18.26%) SQL
10 56 (15.26%) Service Delivery
11 54 (14.71%) Scrum
12 53 (14.44%) Service Management
12 53 (14.44%) Java
13 52 (14.17%) MS Excel
13 52 (14.17%) Management Information System
14 51 (13.90%) VMware
15 49 (13.35%) Windows
16 47 (12.81%) SDLC
17 46 (12.53%) VMware Infrastructure
18 44 (11.99%) Linux
19 43 (11.72%) Software Engineering
20 42 (11.44%) HTML
21 40 (10.90%) PRINCE2
22 39 (10.63%) JavaScript
22 39 (10.63%) TOGAF
23 38 (10.35%) Python
23 38 (10.35%) Active Directory
24 35 (9.54%) MySQL
24 35 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
24 35 (9.54%) DevOps

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 15 (4.09%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.72%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.09%) NetWeaver
5 4 (1.09%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.82%) JBoss
6 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.82%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.54%) IIS
8 1 (0.27%) Apache
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.27%) Gunicorn
8 1 (0.27%) nginx
8 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 52 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 28 (7.63%) MS Office
3 21 (5.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.91%) MS Project
5 3 (0.82%) SPSS
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (2.45%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.18%) Maximo
3 7 (1.91%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (1.91%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (1.36%) Magento
5 4 (1.09%) SAP HCM
5 4 (1.09%) SAP HR
5 4 (1.09%) SAP Payroll
5 4 (1.09%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (1.09%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle ASCP
7 2 (0.54%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.27%) Changepoint
8 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.45%) SaaS
4 16 (4.36%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (3.81%) IaaS
6 13 (3.54%) PaaS
7 7 (1.91%) Office 365
8 2 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.54%) GitHub
8 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.63%) DNS
2 9 (2.45%) LAN
2 9 (2.45%) WAN
3 8 (2.18%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (1.91%) 2G
4 7 (1.91%) 4G
4 7 (1.91%) Firewall
4 7 (1.91%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (1.91%) VPN
4 7 (1.91%) Wireless
5 6 (1.63%) GSM
5 6 (1.63%) IP Telephony
5 6 (1.63%) LTE
5 6 (1.63%) WCDMA
6 5 (1.36%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (1.36%) Internet
6 5 (1.36%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.36%) Unified Communications
7 4 (1.09%) DHCP
7 4 (1.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (20.98%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.54%) MySQL
3 26 (7.08%) Big Data
4 20 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.90%) MongoDB
6 15 (4.09%) RDBMS
7 13 (3.54%) DB2
8 7 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.36%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.36%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.36%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.27%) GIS
11 1 (0.27%) QlikView
11 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (5.45%) Selenium
2 15 (4.09%) Cucumber
3 9 (2.45%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.18%) JIRA
4 8 (2.18%) Toad
5 7 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.36%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.09%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.09%) NWDS
8 3 (0.82%) JMeter
8 3 (0.82%) JUnit
8 3 (0.82%) Maven
9 2 (0.54%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.54%) Subversion
9 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.27%) Ant
10 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
General
1 78 (21.25%) Finance
2 25 (6.81%) Manufacturing
3 19 (5.18%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.54%) Publishing
4 13 (3.54%) Retail
5 9 (2.45%) Legal
6 7 (1.91%) General Ledger
6 7 (1.91%) Marketing
7 5 (1.36%) Banking
8 3 (0.82%) Electronics
8 3 (0.82%) Games
9 2 (0.54%) Back Office
9 2 (0.54%) Billing
9 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.54%) French Language
9 2 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (19.62%) Analyst
2 42 (11.44%) Developer
3 40 (10.90%) Architect
4 35 (9.54%) Solutions Architect
5 27 (7.36%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (6.81%) IT Analyst
7 24 (6.54%) Business Analyst
8 23 (6.27%) Security Analyst
9 20 (5.45%) IT Security Analyst
10 16 (4.36%) Test Engineer
11 15 (4.09%) C# Developer
12 14 (3.81%) .NET Developer
13 13 (3.54%) Integration Engineer
13 13 (3.54%) Project Manager
13 13 (3.54%) Test and Integration Engineer
14 12 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (3.27%) Software Engineer
15 11 (3.00%) Consultant
15 11 (3.00%) IT Manager
15 11 (3.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.44%) HTML
2 34 (9.26%) CSS
3 31 (8.45%) .NET
4 24 (6.54%) Web Services
5 23 (6.27%) AngularJS
6 22 (5.99%) jQuery
7 19 (5.18%) Spring
8 18 (4.90%) ASP.NET
8 18 (4.90%) HTML5
8 18 (4.90%) Middleware
9 15 (4.09%) Node.js
10 14 (3.81%) Apache Camel
10 14 (3.81%) Hibernate
10 14 (3.81%) LAMP
10 14 (3.81%) REST
11 13 (3.54%) CSS3
11 13 (3.54%) Java EE
12 9 (2.45%) .NET Framework
12 9 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (1.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.17%) Management Information System
2 30 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.99%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.99%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.90%) User Experience
5 17 (4.63%) NHS
6 15 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (4.09%) PKI
6 15 (4.09%) Virtual Team
7 14 (3.81%) Visualisation
8 13 (3.54%) CMDB
9 6 (1.63%) Blog
9 6 (1.63%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.63%) Statistics
10 4 (1.09%) iPad
11 3 (0.82%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.82%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.82%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.35%) Windows
2 44 (11.99%) Linux
3 17 (4.63%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.18%) Android
4 8 (2.18%) Unix
5 5 (1.36%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.09%) VMS
7 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.54%) Solaris
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Fedora
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (21.53%) ITIL
3 70 (19.07%) Project Management
4 56 (15.26%) Service Delivery
5 54 (14.71%) Scrum
6 53 (14.44%) Service Management
7 47 (12.81%) SDLC
8 43 (11.72%) Software Engineering
9 40 (10.90%) PRINCE2
10 39 (10.63%) TOGAF
11 35 (9.54%) DevOps
11 35 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (9.26%) Line Management
13 31 (8.45%) ERP
14 29 (7.90%) Coaching
14 29 (7.90%) Information Security
15 28 (7.63%) Cybersecurity
16 27 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (7.08%) CRM
17 26 (7.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (18.26%) SQL
2 53 (14.44%) Java
3 39 (10.63%) JavaScript
4 38 (10.35%) Python
5 31 (8.45%) C#
6 29 (7.90%) Perl
7 21 (5.72%) C
8 19 (5.18%) C++
9 15 (4.09%) Ruby
10 11 (3.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.63%) PHP
12 4 (1.09%) ABAP
12 4 (1.09%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.09%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (0.82%) Lua
13 3 (0.82%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.82%) R
13 3 (0.82%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (22.34%) Degree
2 29 (7.90%) Security Cleared
3 24 (6.54%) CISA
4 22 (5.99%) ISEB
5 21 (5.72%) CISSP
5 21 (5.72%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 15 (4.09%) DV Cleared
8 14 (3.81%) PMI Certification
8 14 (3.81%) PMP
9 13 (3.54%) SC Cleared
10 12 (3.27%) CISM
11 11 (3.00%) SANS
12 10 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (2.18%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (1.63%) MCITP
15 5 (1.36%) HNC
16 4 (1.09%) HND
16 4 (1.09%) MCSE
16 4 (1.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.72%) QA
2 19 (5.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (4.63%) SLA
4 14 (3.81%) PCI DSS
5 8 (2.18%) COBIT
6 3 (0.82%) BS7799
6 3 (0.82%) NEBOSH
6 3 (0.82%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (12.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (10.35%) Active Directory
3 26 (7.08%) Hyper-V
4 19 (5.18%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.09%) vCloud
6 3 (0.82%) XenApp
7 2 (0.54%) Firmware
8 1 (0.27%) NFS
8 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (3.54%) SCVMM
2 9 (2.45%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.91%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (1.91%) Nessus
4 4 (1.09%) vRealize
5 1 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.27%) Kibana
5 1 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.27%) QRadar
5 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 76 (20.71%) Microsoft
2 69 (18.80%) Oracle
3 51 (13.90%) VMware
4 32 (8.72%) HP
5 28 (7.63%) Cisco
6 19 (5.18%) Citrix
7 16 (4.36%) CheckPoint
7 16 (4.36%) IBM
7 16 (4.36%) NetApp
8 14 (3.81%) EMC
9 13 (3.54%) BMC
9 13 (3.54%) Juniper
10 12 (3.27%) 3PAR
10 12 (3.27%) SAP
11 9 (2.45%) Veeam
11 9 (2.45%) Veritas
12 8 (2.18%) SolarWinds
13 6 (1.63%) Nokia
14 5 (1.36%) MuleSoft
15 4 (1.09%) Tealium
Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan & Chase
Salary: Competative Salary and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 65000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HFG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Ives
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Ives
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter, Devon
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Somerset
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 21 days ago