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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 120 122 140
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 96 62 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.85% 1.57% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.98% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 78 45 24
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4270 3124 2840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.29% 79.11% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3439 2460 2373
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -4 67 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Bradford +21 20 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bingley - 2 £39,250 -
Wakefield +11 1 £57,500 +57.53%
Huddersfield 0 1 £35,000 +9.37%
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (31.64%) Finance
2 53 (29.94%) Project Management
3 30 (16.95%) .NET
4 28 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (15.25%) JavaScript
6 26 (14.69%) Six Sigma
7 24 (13.56%) Service Delivery
7 24 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
8 23 (12.99%) Root Cause Analysis
9 22 (12.43%) Lean Six Sigma
9 22 (12.43%) C#
10 21 (11.86%) CSS
10 21 (11.86%) Management Information System
10 21 (11.86%) Scrum
11 20 (11.30%) ASP.NET
11 20 (11.30%) HTML
11 20 (11.30%) Microsoft
11 20 (11.30%) jQuery
12 19 (10.73%) MS Office
12 19 (10.73%) Change Management
13 18 (10.17%) SQL
14 17 (9.60%) PRINCE2
14 17 (9.60%) SharePoint
15 16 (9.04%) Degree
16 15 (8.47%) Project Planning
17 14 (7.91%) .NET Framework
17 14 (7.91%) Business Analysis
17 14 (7.91%) ISEB
17 14 (7.91%) MS Excel

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 17 (9.60%) SharePoint
2 14 (7.91%) SAS
3 9 (5.08%) MS Project Server
4 6 (3.39%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.39%) ColdFusion
5 3 (1.69%) CICS
6 2 (1.13%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.13%) Apache
7 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.56%) Lync
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (10.73%) MS Office
2 14 (7.91%) MS Excel
3 13 (7.34%) MS Project
4 12 (6.78%) MS Visio
5 9 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.69%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.69%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.13%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.13%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.56%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) SaaS
2 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) TCP/IP
1 6 (3.39%) DNS
2 1 (0.56%) FTP
2 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.56%) SSL
2 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.56%) Wireless
2 1 (0.56%) Firewall
2 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.69%) DB2
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.13%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.13%) OLAP
5 2 (1.13%) MySQL
5 2 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.13%) Subversion
3 2 (1.13%) ERwin
4 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 56 (31.64%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Retail
3 6 (3.39%) Legal
4 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.13%) Local Government
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (28.81%) Analyst
2 34 (19.21%) Developer
3 24 (13.56%) Business Analyst
4 21 (11.86%) .NET Developer
5 19 (10.73%) Project Manager
6 17 (9.60%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.34%) Senior Business Analyst
7 13 (7.34%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (7.34%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (5.65%) Change Analyst
9 9 (5.08%) PMO Analyst
10 8 (4.52%) Business Manager
11 7 (3.95%) Service Manager
12 6 (3.39%) Project Support Administrator
12 6 (3.39%) Business Improvement Manager
12 6 (3.39%) PMO Administrator
12 6 (3.39%) Project Administrator
12 6 (3.39%) Administrator
12 6 (3.39%) Information Security Officer
12 6 (3.39%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.95%) .NET
2 21 (11.86%) CSS
3 20 (11.30%) ASP.NET
3 20 (11.30%) HTML
3 20 (11.30%) jQuery
4 14 (7.91%) .NET Framework
5 13 (7.34%) WCF
6 10 (5.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (4.52%) Web Services
8 7 (3.95%) SOAP
9 3 (1.69%) Classic ASP
9 3 (1.69%) XML
9 3 (1.69%) JSP
9 3 (1.69%) Spring
9 3 (1.69%) MooTools
9 3 (1.69%) LINQ
9 3 (1.69%) HTML5
9 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.69%) CSS3
10 2 (1.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.82%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.13%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.13%) AS400
3 2 (1.13%) Statistics
3 2 (1.13%) EPoS
3 2 (1.13%) EFT
4 1 (0.56%) NHS
4 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.78%) Windows
2 8 (4.52%) Linux
3 7 (3.95%) UNIX
4 5 (2.82%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.69%) AIX
6 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.94%) Project Management
2 28 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (14.69%) Six Sigma
4 24 (13.56%) Service Delivery
4 24 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (12.99%) Root Cause Analysis
6 22 (12.43%) Lean Six Sigma
7 21 (11.86%) Scrum
8 19 (10.73%) Change Management
9 17 (9.60%) PRINCE2
10 15 (8.47%) Project Planning
11 14 (7.91%) Business Analysis
12 12 (6.78%) Resource Management
13 11 (6.21%) Information Security
13 11 (6.21%) Matrix Management
14 10 (5.65%) Performance Testing
14 10 (5.65%) Validation
14 10 (5.65%) Risk Management
15 9 (5.08%) MVC
15 9 (5.08%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.25%) JavaScript
2 22 (12.43%) C#
3 18 (10.17%) SQL
4 10 (5.65%) Java
5 6 (3.39%) C++
6 5 (2.82%) VB
6 5 (2.82%) VBA
7 4 (2.26%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.69%) JCL
8 3 (1.69%) C
8 3 (1.69%) COBOL
8 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.13%) PHP5
9 2 (1.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (9.04%) Degree
2 14 (7.91%) ISEB
3 10 (5.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 8 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (3.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (2.82%) CISSP
8 3 (1.69%) CISA
9 2 (1.13%) GIAC
9 2 (1.13%) CEH
10 1 (0.56%) OCP
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.56%) SSCP
10 1 (0.56%) CIPD
10 1 (0.56%) GCIA
10 1 (0.56%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.91%) SLA
2 11 (6.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.95%) QA
3 7 (3.95%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Snort
2 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.52%) Oracle
3 5 (2.82%) Sage
3 5 (2.82%) Capita
4 4 (2.26%) IBM
5 3 (1.69%) Adobe
5 3 (1.69%) SAP
6 2 (1.13%) hybris
6 2 (1.13%) Orchard
6 2 (1.13%) Northgate
6 2 (1.13%) Civica
6 2 (1.13%) Fujitsu
6 2 (1.13%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.13%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.56%) HP
7 1 (0.56%) Dell
7 1 (0.56%) Websense
7 1 (0.56%) Symantec
7 1 (0.56%) McAfee
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago