The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 48 60 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 58 49 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.33% 3.56% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% 4.24% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 15
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1115 1156 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 83.33% 84.01% 79.84%
Number of salaries quoted 944 947 943
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales 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 Wales

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Wales

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Wales

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales -1 39 £42,500 +7.12% 4
Mid Wales - 19 £37,000 -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 46 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (43.16%) Microsoft
3 29 (30.53%) Project Management
4 28 (29.47%) MS Excel
5 25 (26.32%) Finance
6 22 (23.16%) SDLC
7 21 (22.11%) ITIL
8 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
8 18 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (15.79%) Service Management
9 15 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (15.79%) Business Analysis
9 15 (15.79%) QA
10 14 (14.74%) Active Directory
11 13 (13.68%) .NET
11 13 (13.68%) C#
12 12 (12.63%) Scrum
12 12 (12.63%) VMware
12 12 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (12.63%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (11.58%) Degree
13 11 (11.58%) Advertising
13 11 (11.58%) ITSM
13 11 (11.58%) MVC
13 11 (11.58%) SQL
13 11 (11.58%) Windows
13 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2
13 11 (11.58%) Python
13 11 (11.58%) Mentoring
14 10 (10.53%) DevOps

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.16%) CMS
3 3 (3.16%) nginx
4 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.05%) JBoss
5 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (29.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.42%) MS Office
3 5 (5.26%) MS Project
4 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.37%) IaaS
4 6 (6.32%) Office 365
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) HTTP
2 8 (8.42%) DNS
2 8 (8.42%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.21%) LAN
4 3 (3.16%) Firewall
4 3 (3.16%) HTTPS
4 3 (3.16%) SSL
4 3 (3.16%) WAN
5 2 (2.11%) VoIP
5 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.05%) DHCP
6 1 (1.05%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.05%) ISDN
6 1 (1.05%) PBX
6 1 (1.05%) SAN
6 1 (1.05%) Skype
6 1 (1.05%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.05%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.16%) MySQL
3 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Selenium
2 3 (3.16%) Bitbucket
2 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.16%) PhantomJS
3 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (26.32%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Advertising
3 10 (10.53%) Welsh Language
4 5 (5.26%) Legal
5 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.21%) Marketing
5 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.16%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.16%) Electronics
7 2 (2.11%) Retail
8 1 (1.05%) Billing
8 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (20.00%) Developer
2 18 (18.95%) Analyst
3 9 (9.47%) .NET Developer
3 9 (9.47%) Business Analyst
3 9 (9.47%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.42%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.37%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Applications Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Development Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Business Manager
8 4 (4.21%) C# Application Developer
8 4 (4.21%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.68%) .NET
2 10 (10.53%) Web Services
3 8 (8.42%) CSS
3 8 (8.42%) HTML
3 8 (8.42%) SOAP
4 6 (6.32%) REST
4 6 (6.32%) XML
5 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.21%) COM
6 3 (3.16%) CSS3
6 3 (3.16%) Django
6 3 (3.16%) HTML5
6 3 (3.16%) OAuth
7 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.11%) Middleware
8 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.05%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.05%) jQuery
8 1 (1.05%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (1.05%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.42%) User Experience
3 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.37%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.21%) Graphic Design
6 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.11%) Clustering
7 2 (2.11%) Replication
8 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) Linux
2 9 (9.47%) Unix
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.53%) Project Management
3 22 (23.16%) SDLC
4 21 (22.11%) ITIL
5 15 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 15 (15.79%) Service Management
5 15 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (12.63%) Scrum
7 11 (11.58%) ITSM
7 11 (11.58%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.58%) MVC
7 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2
8 10 (10.53%) DevOps
8 10 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 9 (9.47%) Problem Management
9 9 (9.47%) Service Delivery
9 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.42%) Coaching
10 8 (8.42%) Functional Programming
10 8 (8.42%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.68%) C#
2 11 (11.58%) Python
2 11 (11.58%) SQL
3 9 (9.47%) C
3 9 (9.47%) C++
3 9 (9.47%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.42%) Erlang
4 8 (8.42%) Java
5 7 (7.37%) Perl
6 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.05%) Haskell
7 1 (1.05%) Lisp
7 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) ISEB
2 6 (6.32%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (5.26%) CBAP
3 5 (5.26%) IIBA
4 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (2.11%) MCITP
6 2 (2.11%) MCTS
7 1 (1.05%) CCNP
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.05%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.79%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.16%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (14.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.16%) Docker
5 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.05%) Snort
6 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (43.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.63%) VMware
3 10 (10.53%) Oracle
4 8 (8.42%) 3PAR
4 8 (8.42%) HP
5 5 (5.26%) Veeam
5 5 (5.26%) Veritas
6 4 (4.21%) SAP
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco
7 3 (3.16%) PayPal
8 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.05%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.05%) F5
9 1 (1.05%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
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