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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 38 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 20 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.16% 2.37% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.98% 2.74% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 13
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +14.45%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
402 475 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.58% 86.68% 88.21%
Number of salaries quoted 343 341 409
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £67,500
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 Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 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 25 June 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Watford

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (44.19%) SDLC
4 17 (39.53%) Project Management
5 15 (34.88%) Oracle
6 14 (32.56%) SQL
7 12 (27.91%) J2EE
7 12 (27.91%) Java
7 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
8 10 (23.26%) MS Office
9 9 (20.93%) People Management
10 8 (18.60%) ComArch
10 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (18.60%) Billing
10 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
10 8 (18.60%) Unix
10 8 (18.60%) Service Management
10 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
10 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (16.28%) Scrum
11 7 (16.28%) Retail
11 7 (16.28%) HP
11 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
11 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
11 7 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (13.95%) Virtual Team
12 6 (13.95%) Presales
12 6 (13.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (13.95%) DevOps
12 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) BGP
1 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (4.65%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (4.65%) DMVPN
1 2 (4.65%) DWDM
1 2 (4.65%) EIGRP
1 2 (4.65%) FabricPath
1 2 (4.65%) FCoE
1 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) Frame Relay
1 2 (4.65%) FWSM
1 2 (4.65%) LAN
1 2 (4.65%) MPLS
1 2 (4.65%) Multicast
1 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
1 2 (4.65%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (4.65%) WAN
1 2 (4.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Billing
2 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
3 7 (16.28%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Test Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Billing Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Billing Support
3 6 (13.95%) Billing Support Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Systems Support
3 6 (13.95%) Systems Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Agile Coach
5 3 (6.98%) Applications Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) J2EE
2 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
2 6 (13.95%) Spring
2 6 (13.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) EPoS
1 6 (13.95%) Virtual Team
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) SDLC
3 17 (39.53%) Project Management
4 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
5 9 (20.93%) People Management
6 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) Service Management
6 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Scrum
7 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
8 6 (13.95%) Coaching
8 6 (13.95%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.95%) DevOps
8 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.95%) Time Management
8 6 (13.95%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 12 (27.91%) Java
3 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) ISEB
1 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) CCIE
3 2 (4.65%) CCNP
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 8 (18.60%) ComArch
3 7 (16.28%) HP
4 6 (13.95%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) Brocade
5 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
5 2 (4.65%) F5
5 2 (4.65%) Juniper
5 2 (4.65%) Planview
5 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.65%) SAP