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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 62 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 37 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.94% 1.18% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 1.47% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 6
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +43.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,825 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
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
944 1087 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.98% 79.99% 69.67%
Number of salaries quoted 786 974 687
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,767 £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 Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
South Wales +33 36 £37,500 -9.63% 5
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (49.12%) Finance
3 18 (31.58%) Java
4 17 (29.82%) Scrum
5 12 (21.05%) SQL
6 10 (17.54%) Spring
6 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.79%) Project Management
8 8 (14.04%) UNIX
8 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
8 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (14.04%) REST
8 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
9 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
9 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
9 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
9 7 (12.28%) Degree
9 7 (12.28%) Windows
9 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.53%) Six Sigma
10 6 (10.53%) Service Management
10 6 (10.53%) ITIL
10 6 (10.53%) HTML
10 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
10 6 (10.53%) MS Project
10 6 (10.53%) XML
10 6 (10.53%) JSON
10 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
10 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (3.51%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Project
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) Wireless
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Selenium
2 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.51%) JMeter
4 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.75%) GCC
4 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (49.12%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.02%) Advertising
3 4 (7.02%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Law
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Java Developer
3 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
3 5 (8.77%) Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) IT Director
4 4 (7.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Software Development Team Leader
5 3 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (5.26%) Chief Information Officer
6 2 (3.51%) Product Owner
6 2 (3.51%) Test Leader
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Release Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Spring
2 8 (14.04%) REST
3 6 (10.53%) JSON
3 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.53%) HTML
3 6 (10.53%) XML
4 5 (8.77%) Web Services
5 4 (7.02%) J2EE
5 4 (7.02%) HTML5
6 3 (5.26%) WinForms
6 3 (5.26%) SOAP
6 3 (5.26%) .NET
7 2 (3.51%) XSD
7 2 (3.51%) XSLT
7 2 (3.51%) JSF
7 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.53%) Open Source
4 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) GIS
5 2 (3.51%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) UNIX
2 7 (12.28%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Scrum
3 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
4 9 (15.79%) Project Management
5 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.53%) Six Sigma
7 6 (10.53%) Service Management
7 6 (10.53%) ITIL
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.77%) Change Management
9 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.02%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.02%) ERP
9 4 (7.02%) OOD
9 4 (7.02%) DevOps
9 4 (7.02%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) Java
2 12 (21.05%) SQL
3 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) C#
5 4 (7.02%) PHP
6 2 (3.51%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
1 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.26%) ISEB
4 2 (3.51%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 2 (3.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.75%) RHCE
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.51%) QA
4 1 (1.75%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) HP
2 3 (5.26%) IBM
2 3 (5.26%) VMware
3 2 (3.51%) Minitab
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Training, Pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Newport
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £37 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago