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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 57 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 44 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.42% 3.11% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 3.70% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 38
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,173 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +3.84%
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
1056 1135 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.05% 84.07% 83.55%
Number of salaries quoted 902 945 922
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +5 42 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
3 26 (31.33%) Finance
4 18 (21.69%) SDLC
5 17 (20.48%) Business Analysis
5 17 (20.48%) Project Management
6 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
7 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
7 14 (16.87%) QA
8 13 (15.66%) Advertising
9 12 (14.46%) SQL
9 12 (14.46%) ITIL
10 11 (13.25%) Web Services
10 11 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (13.25%) Scrum
11 10 (12.05%) SOAP
11 10 (12.05%) Windows
11 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (10.84%) Process Improvement
12 9 (10.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (10.84%) ERP
12 9 (10.84%) Oracle
12 9 (10.84%) SAP
12 9 (10.84%) Manufacturing
12 9 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (9.64%) E-business
13 8 (9.64%) Business Continuity
13 8 (9.64%) .NET
13 8 (9.64%) C#
13 8 (9.64%) Web Development

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 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) MS Office
2 5 (6.02%) MS Project
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.82%) IaaS
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) HTTP
2 6 (7.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.61%) Firewall
3 3 (3.61%) LAN
3 3 (3.61%) WAN
4 2 (2.41%) tcpdump
4 2 (2.41%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) MySQL
2 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Selenium
2 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (31.33%) Finance
2 13 (15.66%) Advertising
3 9 (10.84%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.43%) Electronics
5 5 (6.02%) Legal
6 4 (4.82%) Welsh Language
7 3 (3.61%) Law
8 2 (2.41%) Retail
8 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.20%) Back Office
9 1 (1.20%) Games
9 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Analyst
2 8 (9.64%) Business Analyst
2 8 (9.64%) Developer
2 8 (9.64%) Support Analyst
2 8 (9.64%) Systems Analyst
2 8 (9.64%) Systems Support
2 8 (9.64%) Systems Support Analyst
3 7 (8.43%) Development Manager
4 6 (7.23%) Security Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.02%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) Business Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Test Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) Web Services
2 10 (12.05%) SOAP
3 8 (9.64%) .NET
3 8 (9.64%) REST
4 4 (4.82%) COM
5 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.41%) XML
7 1 (1.20%) CSS
7 1 (1.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.82%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.61%) Clustering
4 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.61%) Statistics
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Linux
2 7 (8.43%) Unix
3 4 (4.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.61%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.69%) SDLC
3 17 (20.48%) Business Analysis
3 17 (20.48%) Project Management
4 12 (14.46%) ITIL
5 11 (13.25%) Scrum
5 11 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (10.84%) ERP
6 9 (10.84%) Process Improvement
7 8 (9.64%) Business Continuity
7 8 (9.64%) DevOps
7 8 (9.64%) E-business
7 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.64%) Web Development
8 7 (8.43%) MVC
8 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.43%) Requirements Management
8 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.46%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) C#
3 7 (8.43%) C
3 7 (8.43%) C++
4 6 (7.23%) Erlang
4 6 (7.23%) Java
4 6 (7.23%) Python
5 4 (4.82%) Perl
6 2 (2.41%) Haskell
6 2 (2.41%) Lisp
7 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) CISMP
1 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.82%) CBAP
2 4 (4.82%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) IIBA
2 4 (4.82%) ISEB
3 3 (3.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (2.41%) MCTS
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.20%) CISA
5 1 (1.20%) CISM
5 1 (1.20%) CISSP
5 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) QA
2 9 (10.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (9.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.41%) Snort
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle
2 9 (10.84%) SAP
3 5 (6.02%) IBM
4 4 (4.82%) VMware
5 3 (3.61%) Cisco
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