The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 133 103 124
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +21
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 75 72 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.53% 2.05% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.47% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 36
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,537 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4065 2917 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.15% 82.99% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3227 2207 2320
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -27 60 £37,500 - 7
Bradford -18 4 £52,500 +32.07%
Halifax - 3 £40,000 - 1
Huddersfield - 3 £35,000 -
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 56 (33.73%) Project Management
2 52 (31.33%) Finance
3 38 (22.89%) Microsoft
4 33 (19.88%) MS Office
4 33 (19.88%) Service Delivery
5 30 (18.07%) MS Excel
6 28 (16.87%) PRINCE2
6 28 (16.87%) Root Cause Analysis
7 27 (16.27%) SharePoint
7 27 (16.27%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (15.06%) ITIL
9 20 (12.05%) SQL
9 20 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (12.05%) Programme Management
10 19 (11.45%) Scrum
10 19 (11.45%) Retail
10 19 (11.45%) JavaScript
10 19 (11.45%) .NET
10 19 (11.45%) SQL Server
11 16 (9.64%) HTML
11 16 (9.64%) CSS
11 16 (9.64%) jQuery
12 14 (8.43%) Windows
12 14 (8.43%) C#
13 13 (7.83%) PMI
13 13 (7.83%) PMI Certification
13 13 (7.83%) Banking
13 13 (7.83%) Retail Banking
13 13 (7.83%) Management Information System
13 13 (7.83%) .NET Framework

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (16.27%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.23%) SAS
3 10 (6.02%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.42%) MS Project Server
5 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.41%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.81%) CICS
7 3 (1.81%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.81%) Lync
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.60%) IIS
8 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (19.88%) MS Office
2 30 (18.07%) MS Excel
3 11 (6.63%) MS Visio
4 10 (6.02%) MS Project
5 9 (5.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (3.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) TCP/IP
1 7 (4.22%) DNS
2 3 (1.81%) Internet
2 3 (1.81%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
3 2 (1.20%) Firewall
4 1 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.60%) DHCP
4 1 (0.60%) FTP
4 1 (0.60%) VPN
4 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.60%) SSL
4 1 (0.60%) PBX
4 1 (0.60%) PSTN
4 1 (0.60%) VoIP
4 1 (0.60%) SMTP
4 1 (0.60%) MPLS
4 1 (0.60%) H.323
4 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.81%) DB2
4 2 (1.20%) Base SAS
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.60%) OLAP
5 1 (0.60%) OLTP
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.01%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.41%) Cucumber
3 4 (2.41%) Selenium
4 1 (0.60%) ERwin
4 1 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 52 (31.33%) Finance
2 19 (11.45%) Retail
3 13 (7.83%) Banking
3 13 (7.83%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Law
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (32.53%) Analyst
2 22 (13.25%) Project Manager
2 22 (13.25%) PMO Analyst
3 20 (12.05%) Developer
4 14 (8.43%) Administrator
4 14 (8.43%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.02%) Senior Developer
5 10 (6.02%) .NET Developer
6 8 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (4.22%) Team Leader
7 7 (4.22%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (3.61%) PMO Administrator
8 6 (3.61%) Project Support Administrator
8 6 (3.61%) Configuration Manager
8 6 (3.61%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (3.61%) Project Administrator
9 5 (3.01%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.01%) Network Support
9 5 (3.01%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.45%) .NET
2 16 (9.64%) HTML
2 16 (9.64%) CSS
2 16 (9.64%) jQuery
3 13 (7.83%) .NET Framework
4 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET
5 11 (6.63%) WCF
6 8 (4.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (3.61%) XML
8 5 (3.01%) Spring
8 5 (3.01%) JSP
8 5 (3.01%) SOAP
8 5 (3.01%) Web Services
8 5 (3.01%) MooTools
8 5 (3.01%) HTML5
8 5 (3.01%) CSS3
9 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (2.41%) Spring MVC
9 4 (2.41%) WSDL
10 3 (1.81%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.83%) PMI
1 13 (7.83%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.41%) CMDB
3 3 (1.81%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.81%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.20%) AS400
4 2 (1.20%) Statistics
5 1 (0.60%) Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.60%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.43%) Windows
2 9 (5.42%) UNIX
3 5 (3.01%) Windows XP
3 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.81%) AIX
6 2 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.73%) Project Management
2 33 (19.88%) Service Delivery
3 28 (16.87%) PRINCE2
3 28 (16.87%) Root Cause Analysis
4 27 (16.27%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (15.06%) ITIL
6 20 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (12.05%) Programme Management
7 19 (11.45%) Scrum
8 12 (7.23%) Resource Management
8 12 (7.23%) Project Planning
8 12 (7.23%) Business Analysis
8 12 (7.23%) Configuration Management
8 12 (7.23%) DSDM
9 11 (6.63%) Service Management
10 10 (6.02%) Six Sigma
10 10 (6.02%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.02%) Change Management
11 9 (5.42%) Project Governance
11 9 (5.42%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.05%) SQL
2 19 (11.45%) JavaScript
3 14 (8.43%) C#
4 12 (7.23%) Java
5 5 (3.01%) VBA
6 4 (2.41%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.81%) C++
7 3 (1.81%) COBOL
7 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.81%) JCL
8 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.20%) VB
9 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.83%) PMI Certification
2 11 (6.63%) Degree
3 7 (4.22%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 6 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (3.01%) CISSP
5 5 (3.01%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.81%) CISA
8 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.20%) CBAP
8 2 (1.20%) ISEB
8 2 (1.20%) CEH
9 1 (0.60%) CIPD
9 1 (0.60%) MCITP
9 1 (0.60%) MCTS
9 1 (0.60%) GIAC
9 1 (0.60%) GCIA
9 1 (0.60%) GCIH
9 1 (0.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) QA
2 7 (4.22%) SLA
3 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.20%) COBIT
5 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.60%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) Snort
3 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Vendors
1 38 (22.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.42%) Oracle
3 5 (3.01%) Adobe
3 5 (3.01%) Sage
4 4 (2.41%) hybris
4 4 (2.41%) IBM
5 3 (1.81%) VMware
5 3 (1.81%) Cisco
6 2 (1.20%) Veeam
6 2 (1.20%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.20%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.20%) Capita
7 1 (0.60%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.60%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.60%) Mitel
7 1 (0.60%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.60%) Minitab
7 1 (0.60%) SAP
7 1 (0.60%) HP
7 1 (0.60%) Dell
West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Dep on Experience, + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus bonus, pension, and additional
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £50k+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £21,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago