The table below looks at the statistics 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 147 128 142
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 111 95 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.52% 1.78% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.10% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 85 73 62
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £30,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -3.40%
Continuous Improvement
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6005 4533 4749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.14% 84.86% 80.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4678 3565 3874
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
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 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 15 September 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 15 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
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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 -20 75 £33,250 -16.87% 6
South Yorkshire -23 17 £32,500 -27.77% 2
East Yorkshire +8 9 £33,500 -25.55%
North Yorkshire -14 3 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 84 (33.07%) Finance
2 76 (29.92%) Project Management
3 67 (26.38%) Microsoft
4 64 (25.20%) MS Office
5 55 (21.65%) PRINCE2
6 44 (17.32%) ITIL
7 39 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (14.96%) Service Delivery
8 38 (14.96%) PMI Certification
9 37 (14.57%) Six Sigma
9 37 (14.57%) MS Excel
10 36 (14.17%) Retail
11 34 (13.39%) Degree
12 33 (12.99%) Lean Six Sigma
13 32 (12.60%) Marketing
13 32 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (12.20%) Mentoring
14 31 (12.20%) Manufacturing
15 28 (11.02%) Coaching
15 28 (11.02%) Root Cause Analysis
16 26 (10.24%) SharePoint
17 24 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
18 23 (9.06%) MBA
19 22 (8.66%) SLA
19 22 (8.66%) SQL
20 21 (8.27%) Programme Management
20 21 (8.27%) Telecoms
21 20 (7.87%) Service Management
21 20 (7.87%) Windows
22 19 (7.48%) PMI

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 26 (10.24%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.91%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.36%) SAS
5 5 (1.97%) Lync
6 4 (1.57%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (1.57%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.79%) IIS
7 2 (0.79%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.79%) CMS
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.39%) CICS
8 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (25.20%) MS Office
2 37 (14.57%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.97%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.79%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Google Analytics
1 5 (1.97%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.15%) TCP/IP
1 8 (3.15%) DNS
2 5 (1.97%) LAN
2 5 (1.97%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.57%) MPLS
3 4 (1.57%) Firewall
4 3 (1.18%) Internet
4 3 (1.18%) H.323
4 3 (1.18%) PSTN
4 3 (1.18%) VPN
4 3 (1.18%) SMTP
4 3 (1.18%) DHCP
5 2 (0.79%) VoIP
5 2 (0.79%) PBX
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.79%) Base SAS
5 2 (0.79%) OLAP
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.79%) OLTP
6 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Selenium
1 4 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.79%) Subversion
3 1 (0.39%) Maven
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 84 (33.07%) Finance
2 36 (14.17%) Retail
3 32 (12.60%) Marketing
4 31 (12.20%) Manufacturing
5 21 (8.27%) Telecoms
6 19 (7.48%) Banking
6 19 (7.48%) Czech Language
6 19 (7.48%) French Language
6 19 (7.48%) Retail Banking
7 9 (3.54%) Legal
8 7 (2.76%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 63 (24.80%) Analyst
2 23 (9.06%) Project Manager
3 21 (8.27%) PMO Analyst
4 17 (6.69%) Developer
5 16 (6.30%) Operations Manager
6 12 (4.72%) Administrator
6 12 (4.72%) Team Leader
7 11 (4.33%) Business Analyst
8 10 (3.94%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (3.94%) Service Analyst
8 10 (3.94%) Planning Manager
9 8 (3.15%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (2.76%) Configuration Manager
10 7 (2.76%) Support Analyst
10 7 (2.76%) Support Team Leader
11 6 (2.36%) Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (1.97%) Network Support Engineer
12 5 (1.97%) IT Trainer
12 5 (1.97%) Network Support
12 5 (1.97%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.72%) .NET
2 11 (4.33%) HTML
3 10 (3.94%) CSS
4 9 (3.54%) jQuery
5 8 (3.15%) Web Services
6 7 (2.76%) XML
6 7 (2.76%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.36%) HTML5
7 6 (2.36%) SOAP
7 6 (2.36%) Spring
8 5 (1.97%) JSP
8 5 (1.97%) WSDL
8 5 (1.97%) CSS3
8 5 (1.97%) MooTools
9 4 (1.57%) Spring MVC
9 4 (1.57%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.18%) XSD
10 3 (1.18%) WCF
11 2 (0.79%) MDX
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.48%) PMI
3 13 (5.12%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.36%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.97%) Statistics
5 5 (1.97%) CMDB
6 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.79%) Clustering
8 1 (0.39%) PKI
8 1 (0.39%) AS400
8 1 (0.39%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.39%) EPoS
8 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.39%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.39%) Social Media
8 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.87%) Windows
2 11 (4.33%) UNIX
3 10 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.97%) Linux
4 5 (1.97%) Windows XP
4 5 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.79%) AIX
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (29.92%) Project Management
2 55 (21.65%) PRINCE2
3 44 (17.32%) ITIL
4 39 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (14.96%) Service Delivery
6 37 (14.57%) Six Sigma
7 33 (12.99%) Lean Six Sigma
8 31 (12.20%) Mentoring
9 28 (11.02%) Coaching
9 28 (11.02%) Root Cause Analysis
10 24 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (8.27%) Programme Management
12 20 (7.87%) Service Management
13 19 (7.48%) DFSS
13 19 (7.48%) DMAIC
13 19 (7.48%) Line Management
13 19 (7.48%) Kanban
14 18 (7.09%) People Management
15 16 (6.30%) E-Commerce
15 16 (6.30%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.66%) SQL
2 14 (5.51%) Java
3 12 (4.72%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.36%) VBA
5 5 (1.97%) C#
6 3 (1.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.79%) PHP
7 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.39%) JCL
8 1 (0.39%) C++
8 1 (0.39%) COBOL
8 1 (0.39%) C
8 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 38 (14.96%) PMI Certification
2 34 (13.39%) Degree
3 23 (9.06%) MBA
4 19 (7.48%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 19 (7.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 19 (7.48%) PMP
5 14 (5.51%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.57%) ISEB
8 3 (1.18%) CISSP
8 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.79%) CBAP
9 2 (0.79%) MCP
10 1 (0.39%) HNC
10 1 (0.39%) HND
10 1 (0.39%) MCSE
10 1 (0.39%) CCNP
10 1 (0.39%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.66%) SLA
2 8 (3.15%) QA
3 5 (1.97%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.79%) COBIT
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 15 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.79%) vSphere
4 1 (0.39%) UAG
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 67 (26.38%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.48%) Minitab
3 9 (3.54%) VMware
4 7 (2.76%) Adobe
4 7 (2.76%) Oracle
5 6 (2.36%) Cisco
6 5 (1.97%) Sage
6 5 (1.97%) Google
6 5 (1.97%) Coremetrics
7 4 (1.57%) Veeam
7 4 (1.57%) hybris
7 4 (1.57%) Mitel
8 3 (1.18%) Siemens
8 3 (1.18%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.18%) Citrix
8 3 (1.18%) Polycom
9 1 (0.39%) Sencha
9 1 (0.39%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.39%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.39%) IronPort
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