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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 120 115 140
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 124 107 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.12% 2.10% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.58% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 81 88 76
Average salary £42,300 £51,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.86% +21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
4860 4151 4108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.28% 81.52% 78.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4061 3483 3618
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Bristol -9 40 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Devon +23 26 £42,600 +36.32% 1
Gloucestershire -1 22 £37,500 -24.24% 3
Wiltshire +2 20 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Dorset -31 11 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Somerset 0 4 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 93 (33.94%) Finance
2 83 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (21.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (21.53%) Microsoft
4 57 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (20.07%) Degree
5 55 (20.07%) Project Management
6 54 (19.71%) Scrum
7 49 (17.88%) Business Analysis
8 46 (16.79%) Java
9 40 (14.60%) MS Excel
10 38 (13.87%) PRINCE2
11 37 (13.50%) Service Delivery
12 36 (13.14%) Change Management
13 35 (12.77%) Management Information System
13 35 (12.77%) ITIL
14 32 (11.68%) Coaching
15 31 (11.31%) HTML
16 30 (10.95%) Relational Database
16 30 (10.95%) Retail
17 29 (10.58%) Oracle
17 29 (10.58%) Data Modelling
18 28 (10.22%) SQL Server
18 28 (10.22%) SQL
19 27 (9.85%) C#
19 27 (9.85%) Risk Management
19 27 (9.85%) Line Management
20 26 (9.49%) Analytics
21 24 (8.76%) Information Security
22 23 (8.39%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 7 (2.55%) Alfresco
2 5 (1.82%) Node.js
2 5 (1.82%) SAS
2 5 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.46%) Apache
4 3 (1.09%) CMS
4 3 (1.09%) Sitefinity
4 3 (1.09%) DNN
4 3 (1.09%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.09%) Kentico
5 2 (0.73%) IIS
5 2 (0.73%) JBoss
5 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.36%) Lync
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 40 (14.60%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.20%) MS Visio
3 13 (4.74%) MS Project
3 13 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.65%) MS Office
5 2 (0.73%) SPSS
5 2 (0.73%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (5.84%) Oracle Payables
1 16 (5.84%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (2.19%) Summit
2 6 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (0.73%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.82%) Internet
1 5 (1.82%) Firewall
2 3 (1.09%) DNS
2 3 (1.09%) SSL
3 2 (0.73%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.73%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.73%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.73%) SSH
4 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.36%) DHCP
4 1 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.95%) Relational Database
2 28 (10.22%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.03%) RDBMS
4 13 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.19%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.82%) Big Data
8 5 (1.82%) MySQL
8 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.82%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.09%) Base SAS
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.73%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.73%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.36%) MS Access
11 1 (0.36%) Kalido
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.92%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.55%) Subversion
2 7 (2.55%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.46%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.73%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.73%) JMeter
5 2 (0.73%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.73%) JUnit
6 1 (0.36%) JIRA
6 1 (0.36%) Selenium
6 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 93 (33.94%) Finance
2 30 (10.95%) Retail
3 22 (8.03%) Banking
4 19 (6.93%) Back Office
5 16 (5.84%) General Ledger
6 15 (5.47%) Military
7 9 (3.28%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.92%) Law
9 7 (2.55%) Legal
9 7 (2.55%) Electronics
10 6 (2.19%) Automotive
11 4 (1.46%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.46%) Investment Banking
12 3 (1.09%) French Language
12 3 (1.09%) Aerospace
12 3 (1.09%) Advertising
12 3 (1.09%) Billing
13 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.73%) Marketing
14 1 (0.36%) German Language
Job Titles
1 65 (23.72%) Analyst
2 37 (13.50%) Business Analyst
3 26 (9.49%) Developer
4 25 (9.12%) Designer
5 22 (8.03%) Technical Specialist
6 19 (6.93%) Technical Designer
7 16 (5.84%) Project Manager
8 15 (5.47%) Programme Manager
8 15 (5.47%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (5.47%) Service Manager
9 13 (4.74%) Architect
10 12 (4.38%) Systems Manager
11 10 (3.65%) Software Development Manager
11 10 (3.65%) Development Manager
11 10 (3.65%) ScrumMaster
11 10 (3.65%) Software Manager
12 9 (3.28%) Senior Manager
12 9 (3.28%) Team Leader
13 8 (2.92%) Lead Developer
13 8 (2.92%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.31%) HTML
2 20 (7.30%) XML
3 18 (6.57%) .NET
3 18 (6.57%) CSS
4 16 (5.84%) XML Messaging
5 15 (5.47%) HTML5
6 12 (4.38%) Web Services
7 10 (3.65%) Spring
8 8 (2.92%) ASP.NET
9 7 (2.55%) J2EE
9 7 (2.55%) Hibernate
9 7 (2.55%) Middleware
10 5 (1.82%) Apache Camel
10 5 (1.82%) CSS3
11 2 (0.73%) Laravel
11 2 (0.73%) DAO
11 2 (0.73%) JDBC
11 2 (0.73%) Struts
11 2 (0.73%) POSIX
11 2 (0.73%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 57 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (12.77%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.20%) Visualisation
4 16 (5.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (5.84%) Derivative
5 14 (5.11%) Open Source
6 8 (2.92%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.92%) PKI
6 8 (2.92%) User Experience
7 7 (2.55%) NHS
7 7 (2.55%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.46%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (1.46%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.09%) E-Learning
10 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.73%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.73%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.93%) Linux
2 14 (5.11%) Windows
3 6 (2.19%) UNIX
3 6 (2.19%) Android
4 5 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.09%) MVS
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (20.07%) Project Management
4 54 (19.71%) Scrum
5 49 (17.88%) Business Analysis
6 38 (13.87%) PRINCE2
7 37 (13.50%) Service Delivery
8 36 (13.14%) Change Management
9 35 (12.77%) ITIL
10 32 (11.68%) Coaching
11 29 (10.58%) Data Modelling
12 27 (9.85%) Risk Management
12 27 (9.85%) Line Management
13 26 (9.49%) Analytics
14 24 (8.76%) Information Security
15 23 (8.39%) Mentoring
16 21 (7.66%) Systems Analysis
17 20 (7.30%) OO
17 20 (7.30%) Time Management
17 20 (7.30%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.79%) Java
2 28 (10.22%) SQL
3 27 (9.85%) C#
4 23 (8.39%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.93%) C
6 16 (5.84%) C++
7 13 (4.74%) Python
8 9 (3.28%) Perl
9 8 (2.92%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.19%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.82%) Ruby
12 4 (1.46%) VBA
12 4 (1.46%) PHP
12 4 (1.46%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.09%) JCL
14 2 (0.73%) AWK
14 2 (0.73%) Korn
14 2 (0.73%) Tcl
14 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.36%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 55 (20.07%) Degree
2 22 (8.03%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.84%) ISEB
4 15 (5.47%) DV Cleared
5 14 (5.11%) CISSP
6 13 (4.74%) SC Cleared
7 11 (4.01%) CISA
8 8 (2.92%) VCP4
9 6 (2.19%) CISM
10 4 (1.46%) GIAC
10 4 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.46%) MCP
10 4 (1.46%) Postgraduate
10 4 (1.46%) MCSE
10 4 (1.46%) CITP
11 3 (1.09%) HND
12 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.73%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.93%) QA
2 16 (5.84%) SLA
3 12 (4.38%) ISO 9001
4 9 (3.28%) ISO 14001
5 8 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.46%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.73%) Basel II
8 1 (0.36%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.55%) Firmware
4 3 (1.09%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.73%) NFS
5 2 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.36%) vSphere
6 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.36%) SCCM
2 1 (0.36%) SCOM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 59 (21.53%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.58%) Oracle
3 15 (5.47%) Hyperion
4 14 (5.11%) PeopleSoft
5 11 (4.01%) VMware
6 6 (2.19%) SAP
7 5 (1.82%) IBM
7 5 (1.82%) Teradata
7 5 (1.82%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.46%) Trillium
9 3 (1.09%) HP
10 2 (0.73%) EMC
10 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.73%) Adobe
10 2 (0.73%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.73%) Symantec
10 2 (0.73%) Remedy
11 1 (0.36%) Sophos
11 1 (0.36%) Google
11 1 (0.36%) Siebel
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