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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 136 104 132
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +28
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 72 69 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.50% 1.96% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.38% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 68 51 35
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 £28,500 £35,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £66,100
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
3992 2902 2726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.20% 82.51% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3168 2190 2262
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 22 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 22 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 -21 58 £37,500 +0.67% 7
Bradford -14 4 £52,500 +32.07%
Halifax - 4 £40,000 -
Huddersfield - 3 £35,000 -
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 57 (34.34%) Project Management
2 52 (31.33%) Finance
3 37 (22.29%) Microsoft
4 33 (19.88%) MS Office
5 30 (18.07%) MS Excel
6 29 (17.47%) Service Delivery
6 29 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (16.87%) Root Cause Analysis
8 27 (16.27%) PRINCE2
9 26 (15.66%) SharePoint
10 21 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (12.05%) Programme Management
11 20 (12.05%) ITIL
12 19 (11.45%) JavaScript
12 19 (11.45%) SQL
12 19 (11.45%) .NET
12 19 (11.45%) SQL Server
12 19 (11.45%) Scrum
12 19 (11.45%) Retail
13 17 (10.24%) jQuery
14 16 (9.64%) HTML
14 16 (9.64%) CSS
15 15 (9.04%) C#
16 13 (7.83%) Change Management
16 13 (7.83%) PMI
16 13 (7.83%) PMI Certification
16 13 (7.83%) Windows
16 13 (7.83%) Banking
16 13 (7.83%) Business Analysis
16 13 (7.83%) Retail Banking

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 26 (15.66%) 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%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.81%) Lync
7 3 (1.81%) CICS
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (19.88%) MS Office
2 30 (18.07%) MS Excel
3 12 (7.23%) 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%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.20%) Firewall
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
3 2 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (0.60%) MPLS
4 1 (0.60%) H.323
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%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.81%) DB2
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.20%) Base SAS
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.60%) OLTP
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.60%) OLAP
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.41%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.41%) Cucumber
2 4 (2.41%) Selenium
3 1 (0.60%) ERwin
3 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 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (33.73%) Analyst
2 22 (13.25%) Project Manager
2 22 (13.25%) PMO Analyst
3 20 (12.05%) Developer
4 15 (9.04%) Business Analyst
5 13 (7.83%) Administrator
6 11 (6.63%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.63%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.42%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (5.42%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (4.22%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (4.22%) Team Leader
8 7 (4.22%) Change Analyst
9 6 (3.61%) Project Administrator
9 6 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.61%) Project Support Administrator
9 6 (3.61%) PMO Administrator
10 5 (3.01%) Business Improvement Manager
10 5 (3.01%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.01%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.45%) .NET
2 17 (10.24%) jQuery
3 16 (9.64%) HTML
3 16 (9.64%) CSS
4 13 (7.83%) .NET Framework
5 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET
5 12 (7.23%) WCF
6 9 (5.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (3.01%) MooTools
7 5 (3.01%) HTML5
7 5 (3.01%) CSS3
7 5 (3.01%) XML
7 5 (3.01%) JSP
7 5 (3.01%) SOAP
7 5 (3.01%) Spring
8 4 (2.41%) Web Services
8 4 (2.41%) WSDL
8 4 (2.41%) Spring MVC
9 3 (1.81%) LINQ
9 3 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.83%) PMI
1 13 (7.83%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.81%) CMDB
2 3 (1.81%) Mathematics
2 3 (1.81%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.20%) AS400
3 2 (1.20%) Statistics
3 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.83%) Windows
2 8 (4.82%) UNIX
3 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.01%) Windows XP
4 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.81%) AIX
6 2 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.34%) Project Management
2 29 (17.47%) Service Delivery
2 29 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.87%) Root Cause Analysis
4 27 (16.27%) PRINCE2
5 21 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (12.05%) Programme Management
6 20 (12.05%) ITIL
7 19 (11.45%) Scrum
8 13 (7.83%) Change Management
8 13 (7.83%) Business Analysis
9 12 (7.23%) DSDM
9 12 (7.23%) Six Sigma
9 12 (7.23%) Project Planning
9 12 (7.23%) Resource Management
10 10 (6.02%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.02%) User Stories
11 9 (5.42%) Waterfall
11 9 (5.42%) Project Governance
11 9 (5.42%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.45%) JavaScript
1 19 (11.45%) SQL
2 15 (9.04%) C#
3 12 (7.23%) Java
4 5 (3.01%) VBA
5 4 (2.41%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.81%) JCL
6 3 (1.81%) C++
6 3 (1.81%) COBOL
7 2 (1.20%) VB
8 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.83%) PMI Certification
2 12 (7.23%) Degree
3 8 (4.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 6 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (3.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 5 (3.01%) CISSP
6 4 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.81%) CISA
8 2 (1.20%) CEH
8 2 (1.20%) ISEB
8 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.20%) CBAP
9 1 (0.60%) SSCP
9 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.60%) MCSE
9 1 (0.60%) MCITP
9 1 (0.60%) MCTS
9 1 (0.60%) CIPD
9 1 (0.60%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) QA
2 9 (5.42%) SLA
3 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.20%) COBIT
5 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.60%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) vSphere
3 1 (0.60%) Snort
Vendors
1 37 (22.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.42%) Oracle
3 5 (3.01%) Sage
3 5 (3.01%) Adobe
4 4 (2.41%) IBM
4 4 (2.41%) hybris
5 3 (1.81%) Cisco
5 3 (1.81%) VMware
6 2 (1.20%) Capita
6 2 (1.20%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.20%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.20%) Veeam
7 1 (0.60%) Polycom
7 1 (0.60%) Symantec
7 1 (0.60%) McAfee
7 1 (0.60%) Websense
7 1 (0.60%) Citrix
7 1 (0.60%) Avaya
7 1 (0.60%) Juniper
7 1 (0.60%) Siemens
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + decent benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Managers package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £21,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago