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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 64 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 21 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.47% 1.44% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 1.93% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 17
Average salary £40,325 £30,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.41% -34.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £18,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,861 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -6.97%
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
691 673 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.29% 74.69% 82.83%
Number of salaries quoted 612 639 674
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Southampton

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 14 (34.15%) Java
3 11 (26.83%) Retail
4 9 (21.95%) ITIL
5 8 (19.51%) Linux
5 8 (19.51%) PHP
5 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.51%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.07%) J2EE
7 6 (14.63%) Windows
7 6 (14.63%) ISO 9001
7 6 (14.63%) Kindle
8 5 (12.20%) Network Management
8 5 (12.20%) Data Management
8 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.20%) .NET
8 5 (12.20%) SQL
8 5 (12.20%) OO
9 4 (9.76%) Project Management
9 4 (9.76%) VMware
9 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
10 3 (7.32%) TDD
10 3 (7.32%) Degree
10 3 (7.32%) JIRA
10 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
10 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (7.32%) Data Guard
10 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.32%) PRINCE

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (4.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) ResourceLink
1 1 (2.44%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (4.88%) JConsole
2 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (26.83%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) French Language
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Software Development Manager
1 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Manager
1 7 (17.07%) Software Manager
1 7 (17.07%) Development Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Data Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) DBA
4 2 (4.88%) Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) Quality Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (4.88%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) Head of Operations
4 2 (4.88%) Incident Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) J2EE
2 5 (12.20%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) JRockit
3 2 (4.88%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Kindle
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
4 1 (2.44%) CMDB
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) AIX
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (19.51%) Scrum
3 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.20%) Network Management
4 5 (12.20%) Data Management
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) OO
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) TDD
6 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE
6 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.88%) BDD
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.88%) ERP
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) PHP
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) VBA
5 2 (4.88%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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