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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 94 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 190 120 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.31% 2.00% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 2.31% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 144 73 104
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -20.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,875 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
5019 5189 4618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.53% 86.48% 84.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4157 4360 3903
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Wiltshire +29 54 £39,710 -0.10% 14
Bristol -1 49 £47,500 +13.77% 11
Gloucestershire +25 32 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Dorset +21 25 £45,000 - 5
Somerset +5 14 £33,250 -33.83% 4
Devon -10 13 £35,000 -17.25% 1
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 104 (29.55%) Finance
2 95 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (17.90%) SQL
5 58 (16.48%) Degree
6 57 (16.19%) Windows
7 53 (15.06%) SQL Server
8 51 (14.49%) ITIL
9 49 (13.92%) Microsoft
9 49 (13.92%) Retail
10 47 (13.35%) Banking
11 46 (13.07%) Oracle
12 45 (12.78%) Security Cleared
13 42 (11.93%) Java
14 41 (11.65%) Unix
15 40 (11.36%) Software Engineering
16 39 (11.08%) Project Management
17 36 (10.23%) Service Delivery
18 35 (9.94%) SLA
19 34 (9.66%) Management Information System
19 34 (9.66%) Coaching
20 33 (9.38%) MS Excel
21 32 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
22 31 (8.81%) C#
22 31 (8.81%) VMware
23 30 (8.52%) VMware Infrastructure
23 30 (8.52%) Mentoring
24 28 (7.95%) SC Cleared
24 28 (7.95%) Scrum
24 28 (7.95%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 22 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.11%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (3.41%) Apache
5 10 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.56%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.27%) IIS
7 8 (2.27%) Node.js
8 7 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.99%) SAS
9 6 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.70%) Documentum
9 6 (1.70%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.42%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (1.14%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.85%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.57%) CMS
13 2 (0.57%) JBoss
13 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 28 (7.95%) MS Office
3 18 (5.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (3.41%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.42%) MS Project
6 3 (0.85%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.28%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.28%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.57%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.27%) IaaS
1 8 (2.27%) PaaS
2 6 (1.70%) SaaS
3 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.14%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.57%) Office 365
7 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.28%) GitHub
7 1 (0.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.55%) LAN
1 16 (4.55%) WAN
2 12 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.99%) DNS
3 7 (1.99%) Firewall
4 5 (1.42%) Wireless
5 4 (1.14%) HTTP
5 4 (1.14%) MPLS
5 4 (1.14%) SSL
5 4 (1.14%) Telepresence
5 4 (1.14%) VoIP
5 4 (1.14%) VPN
5 4 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.14%) Wireless Security
6 2 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.57%) Diameter Protocol
6 2 (0.57%) LTE
6 2 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.57%) VLAN
6 2 (0.57%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (6.53%) RDBMS
3 23 (6.53%) Relational Database
4 18 (5.11%) DB2
5 15 (4.26%) MySQL
6 11 (3.13%) Big Data
7 10 (2.84%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.84%) Sybase ASE
8 8 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (4.83%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.13%) Maven
3 6 (1.70%) Selenium
4 5 (1.42%) ClearCase
4 5 (1.42%) Subversion
4 5 (1.42%) Toad
4 5 (1.42%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.85%) Yeoman
7 2 (0.57%) JIRA
7 2 (0.57%) JUnit
7 2 (0.57%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.57%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Continuum
8 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.28%) TestComplete
General
1 104 (29.55%) Finance
2 49 (13.92%) Retail
3 47 (13.35%) Banking
4 23 (6.53%) Telecoms
5 22 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 17 (4.83%) Legal
7 11 (3.13%) Electronics
7 11 (3.13%) Marketing
8 9 (2.56%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.56%) Military
9 8 (2.27%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.42%) Advertising
11 4 (1.14%) Automotive
11 4 (1.14%) Billing
11 4 (1.14%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.85%) Back Office
13 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.57%) Law
13 2 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (21.31%) Analyst
2 43 (12.22%) Developer
3 28 (7.95%) Support Engineer
4 21 (5.97%) Business Analyst
5 20 (5.68%) Applications Support
6 18 (5.11%) IT Support
6 18 (5.11%) Service Manager
7 17 (4.83%) Test Analyst
8 16 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
8 16 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
8 16 (4.55%) Team Leader
9 15 (4.26%) PMO Manager
10 13 (3.69%) DBA
10 13 (3.69%) Project Manager
10 13 (3.69%) Software Engineer
11 12 (3.41%) .NET Developer
11 12 (3.41%) Junior
11 12 (3.41%) Security Analyst
11 12 (3.41%) Senior Manager
11 12 (3.41%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.39%) Spring
2 24 (6.82%) .NET
2 24 (6.82%) J2EE
3 23 (6.53%) Hibernate
4 17 (4.83%) HTML
5 15 (4.26%) Middleware
5 15 (4.26%) Web Services
6 14 (3.98%) XML
7 13 (3.69%) CSS
8 11 (3.13%) HTML5
9 10 (2.84%) AngularJS
9 10 (2.84%) ASP.NET
9 10 (2.84%) JMS
10 9 (2.56%) CSS3
11 8 (2.27%) Apache Camel
12 7 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (1.70%) Kafka
14 5 (1.42%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.42%) LAMP
14 5 (1.42%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 64 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.66%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.11%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.69%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.69%) Visualisation
5 10 (2.84%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.27%) Mainframe
6 8 (2.27%) PKI
7 7 (1.99%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.99%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.70%) User Experience
9 5 (1.42%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.42%) Wiki
10 4 (1.14%) AS400
10 4 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.14%) iSeries
11 3 (0.85%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.85%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.19%) Windows
2 41 (11.65%) Unix
3 26 (7.39%) Windows Server
4 24 (6.82%) Linux
5 13 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.56%) Android
6 9 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.14%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.57%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (14.49%) ITIL
3 40 (11.36%) Software Engineering
4 39 (11.08%) Project Management
5 36 (10.23%) Service Delivery
6 34 (9.66%) Coaching
7 30 (8.52%) Mentoring
8 28 (7.95%) Scrum
9 26 (7.39%) Information Security
10 25 (7.10%) Business Transformation
11 24 (6.82%) Change Management
11 24 (6.82%) Process Improvement
11 24 (6.82%) SDLC
12 21 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (5.97%) Validation
13 20 (5.68%) PRINCE2
13 20 (5.68%) Problem Management
13 20 (5.68%) Quality Management
13 20 (5.68%) TDD
14 19 (5.40%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 63 (17.90%) SQL
2 42 (11.93%) Java
3 31 (8.81%) C#
4 28 (7.95%) Shell Script
5 25 (7.10%) C
6 16 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 16 (4.55%) Korn
7 14 (3.98%) C++
8 10 (2.84%) Python
9 8 (2.27%) Ruby
10 7 (1.99%) Perl
11 6 (1.70%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.57%) VB
12 2 (0.57%) XPath
13 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.28%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) VB6
13 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (16.48%) Degree
2 45 (12.78%) Security Cleared
3 28 (7.95%) SC Cleared
4 20 (5.68%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (5.40%) CISSP
6 17 (4.83%) CISA
7 16 (4.55%) ISEB
8 15 (4.26%) DV Cleared
9 14 (3.98%) CRISC
10 9 (2.56%) HNC
10 9 (2.56%) HND
10 9 (2.56%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.70%) CISM
13 5 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (1.14%) CCDP
14 4 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (1.14%) CITP
14 4 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.85%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.94%) SLA
2 21 (5.97%) QA
3 15 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.42%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.42%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.57%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.57%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.57%) ISO27002
5 2 (0.57%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 30 (8.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.99%) Dovecot
5 5 (1.42%) XenApp
6 4 (1.14%) Firmware
6 4 (1.14%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (2.27%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.42%) Oracle Flashback
3 4 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.28%) Ansible
4 1 (0.28%) SCSM
4 1 (0.28%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 49 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 46 (13.07%) Oracle
3 31 (8.81%) VMware
4 24 (6.82%) IBM
5 15 (4.26%) Cisco
6 14 (3.98%) HP
7 10 (2.84%) Apple
7 10 (2.84%) Sybase
8 8 (2.27%) Citrix
8 8 (2.27%) SAP
9 6 (1.70%) NetApp
10 5 (1.42%) CA
10 5 (1.42%) Juniper
10 5 (1.42%) Sophos
11 4 (1.14%) F5
11 4 (1.14%) Intel
11 4 (1.14%) Intel Security
11 4 (1.14%) Lotus
11 4 (1.14%) Veeam
12 3 (0.85%) Cognos
Taunton, Somerset
TRP Research
Salary: £18k - 24k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lyneham, Wiltshire
Experis Engineering
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £44228.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
UWE
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, United Kingdom
University West of England
Salary: £42,488 - £47,801
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package + pension + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Salary: £34613.00 - £44228.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 23 days ago