The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 142 111 131
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 76 72 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.49% 1.94% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.27% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 63 57 39
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £32,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.84%
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4251 3178 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.29% 85.82% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3275 2525 2573
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 62 £31,000 -22.50% 7
Bradford -35 8 £51,250 +23.49% 3
Halifax - 1 £50,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £47,500 -
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 49 (29.70%) Project Management
2 40 (24.24%) Finance
3 39 (23.64%) ITIL
4 37 (22.42%) Microsoft
5 36 (21.82%) MS Office
6 31 (18.79%) MS Excel
6 31 (18.79%) Retail
7 30 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 28 (16.97%) Service Delivery
9 27 (16.36%) Root Cause Analysis
9 27 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (14.55%) SharePoint
11 23 (13.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (12.12%) Programme Management
13 19 (11.52%) Banking
13 19 (11.52%) Retail Banking
13 19 (11.52%) PMI
13 19 (11.52%) PMI Certification
14 17 (10.30%) Service Management
14 17 (10.30%) SQL
15 16 (9.70%) E-Commerce
15 16 (9.70%) SLA
16 15 (9.09%) Windows
17 12 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
17 12 (7.27%) Active Directory
17 12 (7.27%) Configuration Management
17 12 (7.27%) Incident Management
17 12 (7.27%) Business Analysis
18 11 (6.67%) JavaScript

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (14.55%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.42%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (1.82%) Lync
5 3 (1.82%) SAS
6 2 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.21%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.61%) IIS
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.61%) CICS
Applications
1 36 (21.82%) MS Office
2 31 (18.79%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.03%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Google Analytics
1 5 (3.03%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) DNS
1 6 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.82%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.82%) Internet
3 2 (1.21%) MPLS
3 2 (1.21%) LAN
3 2 (1.21%) VoIP
4 1 (0.61%) SMTP
4 1 (0.61%) DHCP
4 1 (0.61%) PBX
4 1 (0.61%) PSTN
4 1 (0.61%) H.323
4 1 (0.61%) Firewall
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.21%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (1.21%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.21%) OLTP
3 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.61%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.61%) DB2
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Selenium
1 4 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (2.42%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.61%) Subversion
3 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (24.24%) Finance
2 31 (18.79%) Retail
3 19 (11.52%) Retail Banking
3 19 (11.52%) Banking
4 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.64%) Marketing
6 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.21%) Law
7 2 (1.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (36.36%) Analyst
2 21 (12.73%) PMO Analyst
3 18 (10.91%) Project Manager
4 12 (7.27%) Administrator
5 11 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.67%) Developer
6 10 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 10 (6.06%) Team Leader
7 8 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.24%) Configuration Manager
9 6 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (3.03%) Network Support Engineer
10 5 (3.03%) Network Support
10 5 (3.03%) Support Team Leader
10 5 (3.03%) E-Commerce Manager
10 5 (3.03%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (3.03%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.03%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.06%) HTML
1 10 (6.06%) .NET
2 9 (5.45%) CSS
3 8 (4.85%) jQuery
4 7 (4.24%) Web Services
5 6 (3.64%) XML
5 6 (3.64%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.64%) HTML5
6 5 (3.03%) CSS3
6 5 (3.03%) MooTools
6 5 (3.03%) WSDL
6 5 (3.03%) Spring
6 5 (3.03%) JSP
6 5 (3.03%) SOAP
7 4 (2.42%) Spring MVC
8 3 (1.82%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.82%) XSD
9 2 (1.21%) WCF
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.52%) PMI
3 10 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.03%) CMDB
5 4 (2.42%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.21%) Clustering
7 2 (1.21%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.61%) Social Media
8 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Statistics
8 1 (0.61%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.09%) Windows
2 10 (6.06%) UNIX
3 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.03%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.82%) Linux
6 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) AIX
7 1 (0.61%) Android
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.70%) Project Management
2 39 (23.64%) ITIL
3 30 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 30 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (16.97%) Service Delivery
5 27 (16.36%) Root Cause Analysis
6 23 (13.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (12.12%) Programme Management
8 17 (10.30%) Service Management
9 16 (9.70%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.27%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.27%) Business Analysis
10 12 (7.27%) Incident Management
11 10 (6.06%) Scrum
12 9 (5.45%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.85%) Waterfall
14 7 (4.24%) User Stories
14 7 (4.24%) Coaching
14 7 (4.24%) Change Management
14 7 (4.24%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.30%) SQL
2 11 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (6.06%) Java
4 5 (3.03%) VBA
5 4 (2.42%) C#
6 3 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.61%) JCL
7 1 (0.61%) C++
7 1 (0.61%) COBOL
7 1 (0.61%) PHP
7 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (11.52%) PMI Certification
2 12 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (5.45%) Degree
4 6 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.82%) ISEB
5 3 (1.82%) CISSP
5 3 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.21%) CBAP
6 2 (1.21%) MCP
7 1 (0.61%) MCSE
7 1 (0.61%) CCNP
7 1 (0.61%) CCDP
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.61%) SSCP
7 1 (0.61%) CISA
7 1 (0.61%) GCIA
7 1 (0.61%) GCIH
7 1 (0.61%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.70%) SLA
2 8 (4.85%) QA
3 3 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.21%) COBIT
4 2 (1.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) SCCM
2 1 (0.61%) Nessus
Vendors
1 37 (22.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.64%) Oracle
3 5 (3.03%) Sage
3 5 (3.03%) Adobe
3 5 (3.03%) Google
3 5 (3.03%) Coremetrics
3 5 (3.03%) VMware
4 4 (2.42%) hybris
5 3 (1.82%) Cisco
6 2 (1.21%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.21%) Citrix
6 2 (1.21%) Veeam
7 1 (0.61%) Avaya
7 1 (0.61%) Siemens
7 1 (0.61%) Apple
7 1 (0.61%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) Sencha
7 1 (0.61%) Mitel
7 1 (0.61%) Fujitsu
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Significant bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago