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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 27 16 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.73% 9.76% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 14.55% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.66%
UK excluding London average 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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 55 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 79.85% 67.07% 89.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77 44 179
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (50.00%) ISEB
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Validation
5 4 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
7 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (20.00%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Product Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Product Owner
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) IVR
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
5 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (20.00%) People Management
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) UML
7 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Kanban
7 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft