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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
England / South West
Rank 119 97 132
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +35
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 121 176 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.44% 3.16% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 3.54% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 91 128 70
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,760 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
4365 4970 5165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.13% 89.10% 86.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3576 4207 4319
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -2 31 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Devon +7 23 £42,000 +7.69% 1
Wiltshire +6 20 £51,250 +13.88% 8
Somerset +10 16 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Gloucestershire -27 14 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Dorset +6 13 £42,000 -9.18% 5
Cornwall - 3 - -
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 101 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (23.51%) Finance
3 65 (21.52%) Microsoft
4 63 (20.86%) ITIL
4 63 (20.86%) Degree
5 58 (19.21%) Management Information System
6 53 (17.55%) MS Excel
7 49 (16.23%) Project Management
8 46 (15.23%) SQL Server
9 45 (14.90%) C#
10 43 (14.24%) Service Delivery
11 41 (13.58%) Oracle
12 40 (13.25%) JavaScript
13 39 (12.91%) HTML
13 39 (12.91%) .NET
14 38 (12.58%) Windows
14 38 (12.58%) Software Engineering
15 36 (11.92%) Risk Management
16 35 (11.59%) VMware
16 35 (11.59%) SQL
17 34 (11.26%) Linux
17 34 (11.26%) Service Management
18 32 (10.60%) PRINCE2
18 32 (10.60%) Java
18 32 (10.60%) CSS
18 32 (10.60%) TDD
18 32 (10.60%) TOGAF
18 32 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
19 31 (10.26%) Scrum

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 12 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.98%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.32%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.32%) NetWeaver
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.99%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.66%) Apache
7 2 (0.66%) CMS
7 2 (0.66%) JBoss
7 2 (0.66%) Mule
7 2 (0.66%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (17.55%) MS Excel
2 25 (8.28%) MS Office
3 23 (7.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.32%) MS Project
5 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (2.65%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.66%) Oracle ASCP
3 5 (1.66%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.66%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (1.66%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (1.32%) Maximo
4 4 (1.32%) SAP CO
4 4 (1.32%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.66%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.66%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (7.28%) SaaS
2 10 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.65%) GitHub
4 6 (1.99%) Office 365
5 4 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.32%) IaaS
5 4 (1.32%) PaaS
6 2 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.31%) DNS
1 10 (3.31%) LAN
1 10 (3.31%) WAN
2 8 (2.65%) Firewall
2 8 (2.65%) Unified Communications
2 8 (2.65%) VPN
3 6 (1.99%) Internet
3 6 (1.99%) MPLS
4 5 (1.66%) FWSM
4 5 (1.66%) LDAP
4 5 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.66%) Wireless
5 4 (1.32%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.32%) DHCP
5 4 (1.32%) FTP
5 4 (1.32%) HTTP
5 4 (1.32%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.99%) Network Security
6 3 (0.99%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.23%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 21 (6.95%) RDBMS
4 17 (5.63%) MySQL
5 13 (4.30%) Big Data
6 12 (3.97%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.32%) DB2
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.99%) QlikView
11 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 2 (0.66%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (2.65%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.99%) Selenium
4 5 (1.66%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.66%) NUnit
5 4 (1.32%) NWDS
5 4 (1.32%) Toad
5 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.99%) JDeveloper
6 3 (0.99%) JIRA
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.66%) JUnit
8 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
General
1 71 (23.51%) Finance
2 25 (8.28%) Manufacturing
3 18 (5.96%) Retail
4 11 (3.64%) Legal
4 11 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.65%) Back Office
6 6 (1.99%) Banking
6 6 (1.99%) Marketing
7 5 (1.66%) Advertising
7 5 (1.66%) Electronics
7 5 (1.66%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Military
9 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (20.86%) Analyst
2 37 (12.25%) Developer
3 30 (9.93%) IT Analyst
4 25 (8.28%) Architect
4 25 (8.28%) IT Security Analyst
4 25 (8.28%) Security Analyst
5 22 (7.28%) Senior Analyst
5 22 (7.28%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (5.96%) IT Manager
7 15 (4.97%) .NET Developer
7 15 (4.97%) C# Developer
7 15 (4.97%) Project Manager
8 14 (4.64%) Software Engineer
9 13 (4.30%) Business Analyst
10 12 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 11 (3.64%) Senior IT Security Analyst
11 11 (3.64%) Senior Security Analyst
11 11 (3.64%) Team Leader
12 9 (2.98%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.91%) .NET
1 39 (12.91%) HTML
2 32 (10.60%) CSS
3 29 (9.60%) Web Services
4 22 (7.28%) AngularJS
4 22 (7.28%) jQuery
5 21 (6.95%) ASP.NET
6 17 (5.63%) Spring
7 16 (5.30%) HTML5
8 15 (4.97%) REST
9 14 (4.64%) Hibernate
10 13 (4.30%) CSS3
11 12 (3.97%) Apache Camel
11 12 (3.97%) LAMP
11 12 (3.97%) Node.js
11 12 (3.97%) XML
12 11 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (3.64%) Java EE
12 11 (3.64%) Middleware
13 9 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.21%) Management Information System
2 30 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.95%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (6.29%) Data Centre
4 19 (6.29%) NHS
5 16 (5.30%) User Experience
6 14 (4.64%) Statistics
7 12 (3.97%) PKI
8 11 (3.64%) Visualisation
9 9 (2.98%) Computer Science
9 9 (2.98%) Data Integration
9 9 (2.98%) Virtual Team
10 8 (2.65%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.32%) CMDB
12 3 (0.99%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (0.99%) Physics
12 3 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.66%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.58%) Windows
2 34 (11.26%) Linux
3 16 (5.30%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.98%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.65%) Android
6 7 (2.32%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (20.86%) ITIL
3 49 (16.23%) Project Management
4 43 (14.24%) Service Delivery
5 38 (12.58%) Software Engineering
6 36 (11.92%) Risk Management
7 34 (11.26%) Service Management
8 32 (10.60%) PRINCE2
8 32 (10.60%) TDD
8 32 (10.60%) TOGAF
9 31 (10.26%) Scrum
9 31 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (9.93%) ERP
11 28 (9.27%) Analytics
12 26 (8.61%) Mentoring
13 25 (8.28%) Coaching
14 24 (7.95%) E-Commerce
15 23 (7.62%) Information Security
16 22 (7.28%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.90%) C#
2 40 (13.25%) JavaScript
3 35 (11.59%) SQL
4 32 (10.60%) Java
5 19 (6.29%) C
6 18 (5.96%) Python
7 17 (5.63%) C++
8 14 (4.64%) Perl
9 12 (3.97%) Ruby
10 11 (3.64%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.31%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.65%) MATLAB
12 8 (2.65%) R
12 8 (2.65%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.66%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.32%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.32%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (0.99%) VB
16 2 (0.66%) VBScript
16 2 (0.66%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 63 (20.86%) Degree
2 24 (7.95%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 17 (5.63%) CISA
5 15 (4.97%) CISSP
5 15 (4.97%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (4.97%) SC Cleared
6 13 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (4.30%) SANS
7 10 (3.31%) DV Cleared
8 9 (2.98%) ISEB
9 7 (2.32%) MCSE
10 6 (1.99%) MCITP
11 5 (1.66%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.66%) PMP
11 5 (1.66%) Postgraduate
12 4 (1.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 3 (0.99%) APMP
14 2 (0.66%) CompTIA Security+
14 2 (0.66%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.62%) SLA
2 18 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (4.97%) PCI DSS
4 13 (4.30%) COBIT
5 11 (3.64%) QA
6 4 (1.32%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.99%) BS7799
7 3 (0.99%) JTAG
8 2 (0.66%) NEBOSH
9 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (8.61%) Active Directory
3 18 (5.96%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.66%) vCloud
6 3 (0.99%) Firmware
6 3 (0.99%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.99%) vSphere
6 3 (0.99%) XenApp
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.66%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (2.98%) Nessus
1 9 (2.98%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.32%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (1.66%) vRealize
4 4 (1.32%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.99%) SCCM
5 3 (0.99%) SCOM
6 2 (0.66%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 2 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.66%) Kibana
6 2 (0.66%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.66%) QRadar
Vendors
1 65 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.58%) Oracle
3 35 (11.59%) VMware
4 19 (6.29%) HP
5 13 (4.30%) Cisco
6 11 (3.64%) SAP
7 10 (3.31%) IBM
8 9 (2.98%) CheckPoint
8 9 (2.98%) Veeam
9 8 (2.65%) Apple
9 8 (2.65%) Citrix
9 8 (2.65%) SolarWinds
10 7 (2.32%) 3PAR
10 7 (2.32%) Veritas
11 5 (1.66%) F5
11 5 (1.66%) IronPort
11 5 (1.66%) MuleSoft
11 5 (1.66%) Nokia
12 4 (1.32%) Juniper
12 4 (1.32%) NetApp
Swindon, Wiltshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Melksham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £57855 - £66533 per annum + allowance + pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Washington Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £62,000 to £66,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28500 - £30500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
GOSS Interactive
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28500 - £30500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Dorset
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 27 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 26 days ago