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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 41 38
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.42% 1.91% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 2.17% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% +4.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 116 184 256
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 93.55% 88.04% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 109 156 192
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) IIS
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) MCP
3 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 5 (55.56%) MCSA
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) SaaS
3 5 (55.56%) PaaS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
4 4 (44.44%) High Availability
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) VBScript
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery

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 5 (55.56%) IIS
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (55.56%) PaaS
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
2 4 (44.44%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Azure Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Server Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Major Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCP
1 5 (55.56%) MCSA
1 5 (55.56%) MCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCSP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
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