Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 55 59
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4 +22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.56% 1.41% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.54% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 14
Bedford median annual salary £36,500 £28,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.07% -36.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £22,975 £25,400 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £46,750 £56,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.91% +10.00% +11.11%

Continuous Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 225 324 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 87.55% 91.53% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 195 287 462
Bedford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £64,500 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Bedford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Bedford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Bedford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (25.00%) Active Listening
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Active Listening
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle