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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 77 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 20 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.53% 0.94% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.24% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,325 £35,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
949 964 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 72.66% 75.55% 70.22%
Number of salaries quoted 831 861 641
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £52,500
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 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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +17 20 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (50.00%) Scrum
2 28 (43.75%) Java
3 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.38%) Spring
5 21 (32.81%) XML
5 21 (32.81%) Unit Testing
5 21 (32.81%) Open Source
6 18 (28.13%) TDD
6 18 (28.13%) J2EE
6 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
6 18 (28.13%) Configuration Management
6 18 (28.13%) NoSQL
6 18 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (26.56%) Release Management
7 17 (26.56%) DevOps
7 17 (26.56%) RUP
7 17 (26.56%) Web Services
7 17 (26.56%) DSDM
7 17 (26.56%) Pair Programming
7 17 (26.56%) Finance
8 16 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 15 (23.44%) OOA/OOD
9 15 (23.44%) OO
10 14 (21.88%) XSLT
10 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 14 (21.88%) SOA
10 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 14 (21.88%) Subversion
10 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
10 14 (21.88%) Maven

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (21.88%) Confluence
2 12 (18.75%) FileNet
2 12 (18.75%) LiveCycle
3 5 (7.81%) NetWeaver
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Wireless
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
1 18 (28.13%) NoSQL
2 14 (21.88%) MongoDB
2 14 (21.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.25%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Subversion
1 14 (21.88%) Maven
1 14 (21.88%) JIRA
1 14 (21.88%) Hudson
1 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.13%) Bugzilla
2 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Advertising
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Developer
2 20 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.19%) Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Consultant
4 9 (14.06%) Programmer
4 9 (14.06%) Java Consultant
4 9 (14.06%) Java Programmer
4 9 (14.06%) Developer Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Support Specialist
6 5 (7.81%) SAP Support
6 5 (7.81%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (6.25%) Automated Test Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Systems Accountant
7 4 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.38%) Spring
2 21 (32.81%) XML
3 18 (28.13%) J2EE
4 17 (26.56%) Web Services
5 16 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 14 (21.88%) XSLT
6 14 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (18.75%) JSF
7 12 (18.75%) SOAP
8 9 (14.06%) HTML
8 9 (14.06%) JSON
8 9 (14.06%) REST
9 7 (10.94%) HTML5
9 7 (10.94%) .NET
10 5 (7.81%) WinForms
10 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
11 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.69%) Spring Integration
13 2 (3.13%) GWT
13 2 (3.13%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) Open Source
2 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) UNIX
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) CentOS
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Scrum
2 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.81%) Unit Testing
4 18 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (28.13%) TDD
4 18 (28.13%) Configuration Management
5 17 (26.56%) RUP
5 17 (26.56%) DSDM
5 17 (26.56%) Pair Programming
5 17 (26.56%) DevOps
5 17 (26.56%) Release Management
6 15 (23.44%) OOA/OOD
6 15 (23.44%) OO
7 14 (21.88%) SOA
7 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
10 5 (7.81%) MVC
10 5 (7.81%) Project Management
10 5 (7.81%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 14 (21.88%) Groovy
2 14 (21.88%) Scala
2 14 (21.88%) Clojure
3 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) C#
5 6 (9.38%) SQL
6 5 (7.81%) ABAP
7 1 (1.56%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) SAP Certification
2 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (3.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 2 (3.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.56%) RHCE
4 1 (1.56%) ACCA
4 1 (1.56%) CIMA
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
1 14 (21.88%) Twitter
2 13 (20.31%) IBM
3 12 (18.75%) Adobe
4 9 (14.06%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) VMware
5 2 (3.13%) Minitab
6 1 (1.56%) HP
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