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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 49 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 57 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.07% 1.81% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 2.28% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 18
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,850 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
1131 1053 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 80.73% 79.35% 74.24%
Number of salaries quoted 911 897 808
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
South Wales +36 53 £45,000 -1.09% 3
West Wales +13 3 £40,000 +21.21%
North Wales -5 1 £90,000 +350.00% 1
Continuous Improvement
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Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 63 (64.29%) Finance
2 38 (38.78%) Project Management
2 38 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.49%) Banking
4 23 (23.47%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (22.45%) Six Sigma
6 21 (21.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 19 (19.39%) Degree
7 19 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (18.37%) PMI Certification
8 18 (18.37%) Java
9 16 (16.33%) Service Delivery
10 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 14 (14.29%) People Management
11 13 (13.27%) ITIL
12 12 (12.24%) UML
12 12 (12.24%) PMP
12 12 (12.24%) Risk Management
12 12 (12.24%) Use Case
13 11 (11.22%) SDLC
13 11 (11.22%) Telecoms
13 11 (11.22%) Change Management
14 10 (10.20%) Back Office
14 10 (10.20%) Lean Six Sigma
15 9 (9.18%) Welsh Language
15 9 (9.18%) QA
15 9 (9.18%) Business Transformation
15 9 (9.18%) REST
15 9 (9.18%) Internet
15 9 (9.18%) Web Services

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.02%) IIS
2 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.14%) MS Project
3 6 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) Internet
2 7 (7.14%) HTTP
3 2 (2.04%) LAN
3 2 (2.04%) WAN
4 1 (1.02%) DHCP
4 1 (1.02%) VoIP
4 1 (1.02%) DNS
4 1 (1.02%) Wireless
4 1 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.02%) DB2
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 6 (6.12%) Selenium
3 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.02%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.02%) AccuRev
General
1 63 (64.29%) Finance
2 24 (24.49%) Banking
3 11 (11.22%) Telecoms
4 10 (10.20%) Back Office
5 9 (9.18%) Welsh Language
6 3 (3.06%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.06%) Marketing
7 2 (2.04%) Retail
7 2 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.02%) Electronics
8 1 (1.02%) Legal
8 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.02%) Games
8 1 (1.02%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 16 (16.33%) Project Manager
1 16 (16.33%) Analyst
2 14 (14.29%) Developer
3 10 (10.20%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
4 7 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 7 (7.14%) AWS Developer
5 6 (6.12%) Architect
5 6 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.12%) Release Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Problem Manager
5 6 (6.12%) QA Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Applications Architect
6 5 (5.10%) Process Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Designer
6 5 (5.10%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (5.10%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (5.10%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 4 (4.08%) PMO Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) Web Services
1 9 (9.18%) REST
2 8 (8.16%) XML
2 8 (8.16%) SOAP
3 7 (7.14%) DWR
4 5 (5.10%) .NET
5 4 (4.08%) J2EE
5 4 (4.08%) HTML
6 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.06%) jQuery
6 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.06%) Mojolicious
6 3 (3.06%) Velocity
7 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.04%) HTML5
8 1 (1.02%) JSON
8 1 (1.02%) LAMP
8 1 (1.02%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 6 (6.12%) PMI
4 3 (3.06%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) AS400
5 1 (1.02%) iSeries
5 1 (1.02%) Social Media
5 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) Linux
2 5 (5.10%) UNIX
3 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.04%) CentOS
4 2 (2.04%) Windows
4 2 (2.04%) AIX
5 1 (1.02%) Solaris
5 1 (1.02%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.78%) Project Management
1 38 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.45%) Six Sigma
3 19 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (16.33%) Service Delivery
5 14 (14.29%) People Management
6 13 (13.27%) ITIL
7 12 (12.24%) UML
7 12 (12.24%) Risk Management
7 12 (12.24%) Use Case
8 11 (11.22%) Change Management
8 11 (11.22%) SDLC
9 10 (10.20%) Lean Six Sigma
10 9 (9.18%) Business Transformation
10 9 (9.18%) PRINCE2
11 8 (8.16%) Service Management
11 8 (8.16%) Scrum
11 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.14%) Software Delivery
12 7 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.37%) Java
2 8 (8.16%) SQL
3 5 (5.10%) C#
4 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.06%) Perl
5 3 (3.06%) COBOL
5 3 (3.06%) Scala
6 2 (2.04%) VB
7 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.02%) Go
7 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.02%) RPG
Qualifications
1 21 (21.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 19 (19.39%) Degree
3 18 (18.37%) PMI Certification
4 12 (12.24%) PMP
5 6 (6.12%) APMP
6 4 (4.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.04%) CEH
9 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.02%) GCIA
9 1 (1.02%) CISSP
9 1 (1.02%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.02%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
1 8 (8.16%) Oracle
2 5 (5.10%) Unisys
3 4 (4.08%) VMware
4 3 (3.06%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.04%) IBM
5 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.04%) Apple
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco
6 1 (1.02%) HP
6 1 (1.02%) Citrix
6 1 (1.02%) NetApp
6 1 (1.02%) 3PAR
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