The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 56 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 29 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.38% 1.31% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 1.58% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 10
Average salary £43,500 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £66,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Continuous Improvement
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
707 759 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.50% 83.13% 72.21%
Number of salaries quoted 577 648 529
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,700 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Southampton region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Linux
3 11 (23.91%) TDD
3 11 (23.91%) BDD
4 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 10 (21.74%) Scrum
5 9 (19.57%) QA
5 9 (19.57%) User Stories
6 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
6 8 (17.39%) Automation Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Gherkin
6 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
6 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
6 8 (17.39%) Kindle
6 8 (17.39%) JIRA
6 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Web Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Test Management
6 8 (17.39%) Selenium
6 8 (17.39%) System Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Retail
6 8 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Finance
6 8 (17.39%) Regression Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
6 8 (17.39%) Python
6 8 (17.39%) ISO 9001
6 8 (17.39%) PHP
6 8 (17.39%) Oracle
6 8 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Intranet
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
1 2 (4.35%) Extranet
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (17.39%) LoadRunner
1 8 (17.39%) JIRA
1 8 (17.39%) Selenium
1 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
2 6 (13.04%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
1 8 (17.39%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Architect
1 8 (17.39%) Analyst
1 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
1 8 (17.39%) ScrumMaster
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Architect
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Information Architect
2 6 (13.04%) Information Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Head of Operations
4 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (4.35%) Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Chief Architect
5 2 (4.35%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Customer Services Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Gherkin
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) Java EE
3 1 (2.17%) Velocity
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Kindle
1 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
1 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Open Source
3 2 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) TDD
2 11 (23.91%) BDD
3 10 (21.74%) Scrum
3 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 9 (19.57%) User Stories
5 8 (17.39%) Automation Testing
5 8 (17.39%) System Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Web Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Test Management
5 8 (17.39%) Regression Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Data Management
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) ERP
6 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) PHP
1 8 (17.39%) Python
2 4 (8.70%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) Ruby
3 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.52%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) QA
2 8 (17.39%) ISO 9001
3 3 (6.52%) GAAP
4 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.35%) Aquila
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £27000 - £32500 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £39000 per annum + Pension, Health Care
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Specsavers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago