The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 133 118 162
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +44
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 123 91 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.78% 1.72% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.10% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 106 63 50
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,592 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5553 4326 4258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.26% 81.61% 78.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4340 3333 3476
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire -32 72 £37,500 -2.59% 11
South Yorkshire +16 29 £37,500 -16.66% 1
East Yorkshire +10 16 £32,500 -27.77%
North Yorkshire -23 1 £62,500 +273.65% 1
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 91 (35.83%) Finance
2 83 (32.68%) Project Management
3 65 (25.59%) Microsoft
4 59 (23.23%) MS Office
5 49 (19.29%) PRINCE2
6 41 (16.14%) Service Delivery
7 39 (15.35%) Six Sigma
8 35 (13.78%) MS Excel
8 35 (13.78%) Lean Six Sigma
9 34 (13.39%) Degree
10 30 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (11.02%) PMI Certification
11 28 (11.02%) SharePoint
11 28 (11.02%) ITIL
11 28 (11.02%) SQL
11 28 (11.02%) Root Cause Analysis
12 26 (10.24%) SQL Server
12 26 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (9.84%) Manufacturing
13 25 (9.84%) .NET
14 24 (9.45%) Retail
14 24 (9.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 23 (9.06%) Marketing
15 23 (9.06%) JavaScript
16 21 (8.27%) Programme Management
17 20 (7.87%) Telecoms
17 20 (7.87%) Scrum
17 20 (7.87%) HTML
17 20 (7.87%) CSS
17 20 (7.87%) Windows

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 28 (11.02%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.30%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.51%) SAS
4 9 (3.54%) MS Project Server
4 9 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.97%) Lync
6 4 (1.57%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (1.57%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.18%) IIS
7 3 (1.18%) CICS
8 2 (0.79%) CMS
8 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 59 (23.23%) MS Office
2 35 (13.78%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.72%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.94%) MS Project
5 9 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.97%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.79%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.94%) TCP/IP
1 10 (3.94%) DNS
2 7 (2.76%) LAN
2 7 (2.76%) Firewall
3 5 (1.97%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.57%) DHCP
4 4 (1.57%) VPN
5 3 (1.18%) PSTN
5 3 (1.18%) H.323
5 3 (1.18%) MPLS
5 3 (1.18%) SMTP
6 2 (0.79%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.79%) Internet
6 2 (0.79%) VoIP
6 2 (0.79%) PBX
6 2 (0.79%) FTP
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.39%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.39%) WAN
7 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.57%) MS Access
3 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.18%) DB2
4 3 (1.18%) OLAP
5 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.79%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.39%) Big Data
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.39%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.97%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.57%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.57%) Selenium
4 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.39%) JIRA
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.39%) ERwin
5 1 (0.39%) Subversion
5 1 (0.39%) Maven
General
1 91 (35.83%) Finance
2 25 (9.84%) Manufacturing
3 24 (9.45%) Retail
4 23 (9.06%) Marketing
5 20 (7.87%) Telecoms
6 15 (5.91%) Czech Language
6 15 (5.91%) French Language
7 13 (5.12%) Retail Banking
7 13 (5.12%) Banking
8 7 (2.76%) Legal
9 5 (1.97%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (23.62%) Analyst
2 29 (11.42%) Developer
3 27 (10.63%) Project Manager
4 22 (8.66%) PMO Analyst
5 15 (5.91%) Business Analyst
5 15 (5.91%) Operations Manager
6 13 (5.12%) Administrator
7 12 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (4.33%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.33%) .NET Developer
9 10 (3.94%) Planning Manager
10 9 (3.54%) Team Leader
10 9 (3.54%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (2.76%) Support Analyst
11 7 (2.76%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (2.76%) Change Analyst
12 6 (2.36%) Project Administrator
12 6 (2.36%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (2.36%) Process Manager
12 6 (2.36%) PMO Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.84%) .NET
2 20 (7.87%) HTML
2 20 (7.87%) CSS
3 17 (6.69%) jQuery
4 13 (5.12%) .NET Framework
5 12 (4.72%) ASP.NET
5 12 (4.72%) WCF
6 9 (3.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (2.36%) Spring
7 6 (2.36%) XML
8 5 (1.97%) MooTools
8 5 (1.97%) CSS3
8 5 (1.97%) HTML5
8 5 (1.97%) JSP
8 5 (1.97%) SOAP
8 5 (1.97%) Web Services
9 4 (1.57%) WSDL
9 4 (1.57%) Spring MVC
10 3 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.18%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.91%) Management Information System
2 13 (5.12%) PMI
3 5 (1.97%) Statistics
3 5 (1.97%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.57%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.18%) CMDB
6 2 (0.79%) AS400
6 2 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.39%) PKI
7 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.39%) Social Media
7 1 (0.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.87%) Windows
2 11 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (3.15%) UNIX
4 6 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.97%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.18%) AIX
7 3 (1.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (32.68%) Project Management
2 49 (19.29%) PRINCE2
3 41 (16.14%) Service Delivery
4 39 (15.35%) Six Sigma
5 35 (13.78%) Lean Six Sigma
6 30 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (11.02%) ITIL
7 28 (11.02%) Root Cause Analysis
8 26 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (8.27%) Programme Management
10 20 (7.87%) Scrum
11 18 (7.09%) Business Analysis
12 15 (5.91%) Kanban
12 15 (5.91%) DMAIC
12 15 (5.91%) Change Management
12 15 (5.91%) DFSS
12 15 (5.91%) Logistics
13 14 (5.51%) Service Management
13 14 (5.51%) Resource Management
14 13 (5.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.02%) SQL
2 23 (9.06%) JavaScript
3 18 (7.09%) Java
4 16 (6.30%) C#
5 9 (3.54%) VBA
6 6 (2.36%) VB
7 5 (1.97%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.18%) C++
8 3 (1.18%) COBOL
8 3 (1.18%) JCL
8 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (13.39%) Degree
2 28 (11.02%) PMI Certification
3 24 (9.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 19 (7.48%) MBA
5 16 (6.30%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 15 (5.91%) PMP
7 10 (3.94%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (2.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 5 (1.97%) CISSP
9 5 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.18%) MCSE
10 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.18%) ISEB
10 3 (1.18%) CISA
11 2 (0.79%) CEH
11 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.79%) CBAP
12 1 (0.39%) MCTS
12 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.69%) SLA
2 13 (5.12%) QA
3 8 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.97%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.97%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.79%) COBIT
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 15 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.18%) vSphere
4 1 (0.39%) XenApp
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.39%) UAG
4 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 65 (25.59%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.69%) Minitab
3 15 (5.91%) Oracle
4 8 (3.15%) VMware
5 7 (2.76%) Cisco
5 7 (2.76%) Adobe
6 5 (1.97%) Sage
6 5 (1.97%) Mitel
7 4 (1.57%) IBM
7 4 (1.57%) hybris
7 4 (1.57%) Veeam
8 3 (1.18%) Polycom
8 3 (1.18%) Citrix
8 3 (1.18%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.18%) Siemens
9 2 (0.79%) Blue Coat
9 2 (0.79%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.79%) Symantec
9 2 (0.79%) Websense
9 2 (0.79%) Micro Focus
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £50k+Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 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: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 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
Harrogate
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Managers package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £21,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago