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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 12 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 6 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 8.22% 9.80% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.23% 10.71% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
65 140 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 89.04% 91.50% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54 94 59
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 May 2016, 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%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Scrum
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) Line Management
3 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Publishing
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) IVR
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Publishing
3 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Business Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Software Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
1 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) IVR
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (50.00%) Line Management
3 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) VB6
2 2 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) IBM