The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 50 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 20 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.53% 1.33% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 1.79% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 12
Average salary £67,500 £38,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.32% -35.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Continuous Improvement
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
455 279 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 80.39% 74.01% 79.87%
Number of salaries quoted 406 219 417
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 19 £67,500 +42.10%
Continuous Improvement
North East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Oracle
3 12 (52.17%) PL/SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Oracle Discoverer
3 12 (52.17%) Balanced Scorecard
3 12 (52.17%) Workflow
3 12 (52.17%) Migration
3 12 (52.17%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (52.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 12 (52.17%) Taleo
3 12 (52.17%) Data Migration
4 11 (47.83%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) Retail
6 8 (34.78%) Back Office
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (13.04%) Time Management
10 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
10 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (8.70%) .NET
10 2 (8.70%) Windows
10 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
10 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.70%) ERP
10 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
11 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (4.35%) PMP
11 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 12 (52.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Retail
3 8 (34.78%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Publishing
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (8.70%) Implementation Manager
1 2 (8.70%) Developer
1 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Analyst
2 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Tester
2 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
2 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
2 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
2 1 (4.35%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (4.35%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Balanced Scorecard
1 12 (52.17%) Workflow
1 12 (52.17%) Migration
1 12 (52.17%) Data Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Time Management
4 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
4 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) SolidWorks
3 1 (4.35%) Autodesk