The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 112 87
Rank change year-on-year -2 -25  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 69 105 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.11% 2.36% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.67% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 44 88 91
Median salary £45,700 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.60% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
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 Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2766 3939 4443
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.59% 88.44% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 3115 3241
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Berkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Berkshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 21 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Maidenhead +24 14 £44,100 -19.81% 2
Newbury -6 10 £47,500 +5.55%
Bracknell +20 7 £42,500 -19.04%
Slough +3 6 £62,500 +21.95% 2
Ascot - 1 £42,500 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 44 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.16%) ITIL
3 28 (18.79%) Windows
3 28 (18.79%) Java
4 26 (17.45%) Problem Management
5 25 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (16.78%) Service Management
6 23 (15.44%) Linux
7 22 (14.77%) Service Delivery
7 22 (14.77%) Firewall
7 22 (14.77%) Finance
8 21 (14.09%) Data Centre
8 21 (14.09%) Git (software)
9 19 (12.75%) Scrum
9 19 (12.75%) TDD
9 19 (12.75%) ITSM
9 19 (12.75%) SQL Server
10 18 (12.08%) Degree
10 18 (12.08%) Microservices
11 17 (11.41%) Test Automation
11 17 (11.41%) Change Management
11 17 (11.41%) Logistics
12 16 (10.74%) Management Information System
12 16 (10.74%) QA
13 15 (10.07%) BDD
13 15 (10.07%) Project Management
13 15 (10.07%) Cisco
13 15 (10.07%) Software Engineering
13 15 (10.07%) Information Security
14 14 (9.40%) Microsoft

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (4.70%) Apache
1 7 (4.70%) Apache Solr
1 7 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (4.70%) IIS
1 7 (4.70%) nginx
2 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.34%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (1.34%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.34%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.34%) HFM
2 2 (1.34%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.04%) SaaS
3 7 (4.70%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.70%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (4.70%) Amazon S3
3 7 (4.70%) Google App Engine
3 7 (4.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.68%) IBM Blueworks
5 3 (2.01%) PaaS
5 3 (2.01%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (1.34%) Oracle CX
6 2 (1.34%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 2 (1.34%) Responsys
6 2 (1.34%) Taleo
7 1 (0.67%) IaaS
7 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.77%) Firewall
2 14 (9.40%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (5.37%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (4.70%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (4.70%) OpenVPN
4 7 (4.70%) SAN
4 7 (4.70%) VoIP
4 7 (4.70%) VPN
5 3 (2.01%) Network Security
5 3 (2.01%) Wireless
6 2 (1.34%) HTTP
6 2 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.34%) MPLS
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.67%) DHCP
7 1 (0.67%) DNS
7 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.04%) MongoDB
2 9 (6.04%) MySQL
3 8 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.36%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.01%) DB2
7 2 (1.34%) Big Data
7 2 (1.34%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.34%) Informix
7 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (14.09%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.40%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (4.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (4.03%) Subversion
6 5 (3.36%) JIRA
6 5 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.68%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.68%) gulp
7 4 (2.68%) JUnit
7 4 (2.68%) Maven
7 4 (2.68%) Protractor
7 4 (2.68%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.68%) webpack
8 3 (2.01%) Selenium
8 3 (2.01%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.34%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.34%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.34%) QUnit
General
1 22 (14.77%) Finance
2 12 (8.05%) Marketing
3 10 (6.71%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.70%) Retail
5 6 (4.03%) Billing
6 5 (3.36%) Back Office
6 5 (3.36%) Banking
7 3 (2.01%) Legal
8 2 (1.34%) Electronics
8 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.67%) Front Office
9 1 (0.67%) Games
9 1 (0.67%) German Language
9 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (16.11%) Analyst
2 13 (8.72%) Developer
3 11 (7.38%) Incident Manager
4 10 (6.71%) Major Incident Manager
4 10 (6.71%) SOC Analyst
5 9 (6.04%) Security Analyst
6 8 (5.37%) Service Manager
7 6 (4.03%) Java Developer
7 6 (4.03%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (4.03%) Security Operations Analyst
8 5 (3.36%) Administrator
8 5 (3.36%) Consultant
8 5 (3.36%) IT Manager
8 5 (3.36%) Network Manager
8 5 (3.36%) QA Engineer
8 5 (3.36%) Service Design Manager
8 5 (3.36%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.36%) Team Leader
8 5 (3.36%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.71%) Spring
2 9 (6.04%) jQuery
3 8 (5.37%) REST
4 7 (4.70%) CSS
4 7 (4.70%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (4.70%) HTML
4 7 (4.70%) HTML5
4 7 (4.70%) Kafka
4 7 (4.70%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (4.70%) Web Services
5 6 (4.03%) Node.js
5 6 (4.03%) SOAP
5 6 (4.03%) XML
6 5 (3.36%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.36%) CSS3
6 5 (3.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (2.68%) Angular 2
7 4 (2.68%) Dojo
7 4 (2.68%) DOM
8 3 (2.01%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (14.09%) Data Centre
3 16 (10.74%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 9 (6.04%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (4.70%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.70%) Public Cloud
7 6 (4.03%) User Experience
7 6 (4.03%) Virtual Team
8 5 (3.36%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.68%) PMI
10 3 (2.01%) CMDB
11 2 (1.34%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.34%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.67%) FMCG
12 1 (0.67%) Life Science
12 1 (0.67%) NHS
12 1 (0.67%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.79%) Windows
2 23 (15.44%) Linux
3 9 (6.04%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.70%) CentOS
4 7 (4.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.36%) Unix
6 2 (1.34%) AIX
6 2 (1.34%) HPUX
6 2 (1.34%) Solaris
6 2 (1.34%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.16%) ITIL
3 26 (17.45%) Problem Management
4 25 (16.78%) Service Management
5 22 (14.77%) Service Delivery
6 19 (12.75%) ITSM
6 19 (12.75%) Scrum
6 19 (12.75%) TDD
7 18 (12.08%) Microservices
8 17 (11.41%) Change Management
8 17 (11.41%) Logistics
8 17 (11.41%) Test Automation
9 15 (10.07%) BDD
9 15 (10.07%) Information Security
9 15 (10.07%) Project Management
9 15 (10.07%) Software Engineering
10 14 (9.40%) Configuration Management
11 13 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (8.72%) Incident Management
12 12 (8.05%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.79%) Java
2 13 (8.72%) JavaScript
3 12 (8.05%) SQL
4 5 (3.36%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.36%) C
4 5 (3.36%) TypeScript
5 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.34%) C#
6 2 (1.34%) Perl
6 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.67%) Python
7 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Degree
2 13 (8.72%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.38%) CEH
3 11 (7.38%) CISSP
4 9 (6.04%) DV Cleared
5 8 (5.37%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (4.70%) ISTQB
6 7 (4.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (4.70%) PMI Certification
7 6 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (4.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (2.01%) APMP
8 3 (2.01%) PMP
8 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.34%) MCP
9 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.67%) ACCA
10 1 (0.67%) CCNA
10 1 (0.67%) CIPD
10 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.74%) QA
2 12 (8.05%) SLA
3 7 (4.70%) PMO
4 3 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.01%) P3O
5 2 (1.34%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.37%) Docker
2 7 (4.70%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.70%) Varnish
3 2 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.34%) vSphere
3 2 (1.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) ZABBIX
2 7 (4.70%) HAProxy
2 7 (4.70%) Kibana
2 7 (4.70%) logstash
2 7 (4.70%) Puppet
3 5 (3.36%) Ansible
4 2 (1.34%) Nagios
4 2 (1.34%) Netcool
4 2 (1.34%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 2 (1.34%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.34%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (10.07%) Cisco
2 14 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.04%) HP
3 9 (6.04%) SAP
4 8 (5.37%) IBM
5 7 (4.70%) Dell
5 7 (4.70%) New Relic
6 6 (4.03%) Oracle
6 6 (4.03%) VMware
7 5 (3.36%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.68%) Citrix
8 4 (2.68%) Pega
8 4 (2.68%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.68%) Remedy
8 4 (2.68%) webMethods
9 3 (2.01%) Juniper
9 3 (2.01%) NetApp
9 3 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.01%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.01%) Snow
Slough, Berkshire
Travelport
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Corriculo
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Travelport
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
West Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago