Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 78 125
Rank change year-on-year -27 +47 -7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 168 302 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.69% 3.49% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 3.95% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 134 204 185
Berkshire median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,250 £35,700
90th Percentile £71,000 £72,125 £75,050
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5384 7647 9613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.35% 88.32% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4199 5833 7498
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -26 59 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Maidenhead +38 35 £65,000 -3.70%
Slough +11 24 £55,000 -4.35%
Newbury -28 14 £45,000 -
Bracknell -7 11 £53,750 +2.38% 3
Wokingham +8 9 £55,000 -
Ascot - 5 £37,500 -
Windsor - 1 £25,000 - 1
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 58 (34.52%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (18.45%) ITIL
4 30 (17.86%) Git (software)
5 28 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 27 (16.07%) Project Management
6 27 (16.07%) Degree
7 26 (15.48%) JavaScript
8 25 (14.88%) Microsoft
8 25 (14.88%) SaaS
9 24 (14.29%) Finance
10 22 (13.10%) Service Management
10 22 (13.10%) Linux
10 22 (13.10%) Python
10 22 (13.10%) ERP
10 22 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (12.50%) C#
12 20 (11.90%) .NET
12 20 (11.90%) DevOps
13 19 (11.31%) Test Automation
13 19 (11.31%) REST
13 19 (11.31%) Windows
13 19 (11.31%) CSS
13 19 (11.31%) Release Management
13 19 (11.31%) Software Engineering
14 18 (10.71%) Scrum
14 18 (10.71%) Web Services
15 17 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (10.12%) Coaching
16 16 (9.52%) PowerShell

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 10 (5.95%) Confluence
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) NetSuite
2 4 (2.38%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.19%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.88%) SaaS
2 17 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.17%) PaaS
5 4 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.57%) HTTP
2 5 (2.98%) Firewall
3 4 (2.38%) SSL
4 3 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.79%) MPLS
4 3 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.79%) VoIP
5 2 (1.19%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.19%) Wireless
6 1 (0.60%) DNS
6 1 (0.60%) LAN
6 1 (0.60%) Network Security
6 1 (0.60%) SMTP
6 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.60%) DB2
4 1 (0.60%) Informix
4 1 (0.60%) MySQL
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.95%) Bitbucket
2 10 (5.95%) JIRA
3 9 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.76%) Subversion
5 7 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.19%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.19%) gulp
9 2 (1.19%) JUnit
9 2 (1.19%) Protractor
9 2 (1.19%) QUnit
9 2 (1.19%) Selenium
9 2 (1.19%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.19%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 24 (14.29%) Finance
2 14 (8.33%) Retail
2 14 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.36%) Marketing
4 4 (2.38%) Advertising
4 4 (2.38%) Banking
4 4 (2.38%) Billing
4 4 (2.38%) Legal
4 4 (2.38%) Local Government
4 4 (2.38%) Publishing
5 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.19%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Automotive
7 1 (0.60%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (15.48%) Developer
2 16 (9.52%) Architect
2 16 (9.52%) Consultant
3 11 (6.55%) Lead Developer
4 9 (5.36%) Analyst
5 8 (4.76%) Support Consultant
6 7 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (4.17%) IT Manager
6 7 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 7 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 7 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 7 (4.17%) Software Manager
7 6 (3.57%) ERP Consultant
7 6 (3.57%) Lead Architect
7 6 (3.57%) Lead DevOps
7 6 (3.57%) Python Developer
7 6 (3.57%) Technical Developer
7 6 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.90%) .NET
2 19 (11.31%) CSS
2 19 (11.31%) REST
3 18 (10.71%) Web Services
4 16 (9.52%) HTML
5 14 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 13 (7.74%) AngularJS
6 13 (7.74%) jQuery
6 13 (7.74%) RESTful
6 13 (7.74%) SOAP
7 10 (5.95%) CSS3
7 10 (5.95%) HTML5
8 9 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (4.76%) XML
10 7 (4.17%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.57%) Celery
11 6 (3.57%) Django
11 6 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (2.98%) Spring
12 5 (2.98%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.93%) User Experience
3 14 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.55%) Management Information System
6 10 (5.95%) iPad
7 8 (4.76%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.98%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.98%) Virtual Team
9 4 (2.38%) Clustering
9 4 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.38%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.38%) Wiki
10 3 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.60%) Fintech
12 1 (0.60%) iSeries
12 1 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.10%) Linux
2 19 (11.31%) Windows
3 3 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.19%) Solaris
5 1 (0.60%) AIX
5 1 (0.60%) HPUX
5 1 (0.60%) Unix
5 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.60%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (34.52%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.45%) ITIL
3 28 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 27 (16.07%) Project Management
5 22 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (13.10%) ERP
5 22 (13.10%) Service Management
6 20 (11.90%) DevOps
7 19 (11.31%) Release Management
7 19 (11.31%) Software Engineering
7 19 (11.31%) Test Automation
8 18 (10.71%) Scrum
9 17 (10.12%) Coaching
10 15 (8.93%) Microservices
11 13 (7.74%) Customer-Centricity
11 13 (7.74%) Time Management
12 12 (7.14%) CRM
12 12 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 12 (7.14%) Process Improvement
13 11 (6.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.48%) JavaScript
2 22 (13.10%) Python
3 21 (12.50%) C#
4 16 (9.52%) Java
4 16 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 15 (8.93%) SQL
6 12 (7.14%) Perl
7 10 (5.95%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.17%) C
9 6 (3.57%) F#
9 6 (3.57%) Ruby
10 5 (2.98%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.38%) XPath
11 4 (2.38%) XQuery
12 2 (1.19%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (16.07%) Degree
2 12 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (7.14%) Master's Degree
3 5 (2.98%) AWS Certification
4 4 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.79%) CCNA
5 3 (1.79%) CEH
5 3 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.79%) CISSP
5 3 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.60%) ACCA
6 1 (0.60%) CIMA
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.60%) MCP
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.74%) QA
2 12 (7.14%) SLA
3 5 (2.98%) COBIT
4 4 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (1.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.79%) vSphere
2 3 (1.79%) XenApp
3 1 (0.60%) Docker
3 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.76%) Puppet
2 7 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.57%) Ansible
4 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) Netcool
5 1 (0.60%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.60%) Terraform
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (14.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.74%) SAP
3 10 (5.95%) Sage
4 7 (4.17%) Cisco
5 6 (3.57%) Concur
6 5 (2.98%) Epicor
6 5 (2.98%) F5
6 5 (2.98%) Infor
6 5 (2.98%) Juniper
7 4 (2.38%) Ariba
7 4 (2.38%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.38%) Blue Coat
7 4 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.38%) HP
7 4 (2.38%) Palo Alto
7 4 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.38%) VMware
8 3 (1.79%) Citrix
8 3 (1.79%) IBM
8 3 (1.79%) NetApp