The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 18 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 16 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 13.79% 8.74% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.33% 9.89% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Average salary - £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 91 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 84.48% 88.35% 87.73%
Number of salaries quoted 57 77 188
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 17 (80.95%) MS Excel
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) Scrum
2 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
3 13 (61.90%) Windows
4 12 (57.14%) Finance
5 10 (47.62%) ISEB
6 9 (42.86%) Retail
6 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
7 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 7 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 7 (33.33%) Validation
8 7 (33.33%) Banking
8 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
8 7 (33.33%) Retail Banking
8 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 6 (28.57%) HTTP
9 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 6 (28.57%) HTTPS
9 6 (28.57%) SCOM
9 6 (28.57%) PowerShell

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (80.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
2 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 6 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 2 (9.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Retail
3 7 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) IVR
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Scrum
1 14 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Validation
5 6 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (23.81%) Line Management
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (19.05%) People Management
8 3 (14.29%) UML
8 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
9 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) ISEB
2 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft