The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 63 33 50
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 18 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.11% 7.22% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 8.48% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 2
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -20.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £50,700
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £47,500 £56,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Continuous Improvement
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
475 448 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.04% 85.17% 77.50%
Number of salaries quoted 376 314 204
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Watford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Watford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Watford

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Service Management
3 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (24.00%) SLA
4 6 (24.00%) MS Project
4 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) Office Automation

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (16.00%) IIS
1 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Project
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
1 1 (4.00%) MPLS
1 1 (4.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.00%) OLAP
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (28.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Service Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Service Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Service Management
3 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (28.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) Office Automation
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE
6 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 4 (16.00%) V-Model
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Perl
2 3 (12.00%) PHP
2 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) CISA
2 1 (4.00%) CISM
2 1 (4.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) QA
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
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