Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 129 100
Rank change year-on-year -10 -29 -16
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 133 147 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.98% 2.22% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.57% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 95 107 224
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,550 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,500 £64,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -14.29%

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 5,986 5,714 8,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 88.97% 86.30% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,805 4,480 6,699
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018. 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 +30 49 £50,000 - 10
Maidenhead -40 33 £70,000 +16.67% 5
Slough +8 15 £36,500 -39.17% 6
Bracknell -14 9 £42,500 -8.11%
Newbury -17 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hungerford - 4 £41,750 - 1
Ascot -4 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 42 (31.58%) ITIL
2 40 (30.08%) Degree
3 36 (27.07%) Problem-Solving
4 32 (24.06%) Finance
5 31 (23.31%) Service Management
6 29 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (21.80%) Microsoft
7 27 (20.30%) Project Management
7 27 (20.30%) Computer Science
7 27 (20.30%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (18.05%) Service Delivery
9 22 (16.54%) Windows
10 19 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 18 (13.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (12.78%) Computer Science Degree
12 17 (12.78%) Strategic Thinking
12 17 (12.78%) Active Directory
13 16 (12.03%) ERP
13 16 (12.03%) LAN
13 16 (12.03%) WAN
13 16 (12.03%) Workflow
13 16 (12.03%) SaaS
14 15 (11.28%) Data Quality
14 15 (11.28%) OAuth
14 15 (11.28%) B2C
15 14 (10.53%) Telecoms
15 14 (10.53%) QA
16 13 (9.77%) Coaching
16 13 (9.77%) Azure Active Directory
16 13 (9.77%) Value Proposition

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 9 (6.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.51%) IBM Notes
2 6 (4.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.51%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.76%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.26%) TPMS
5 2 (1.50%) WordPress
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Magento
2 1 (0.75%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (12.03%) SaaS
3 13 (9.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (8.27%) Office 365
5 6 (4.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (4.51%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (4.51%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (4.51%) Amazon Glacier
5 6 (4.51%) Amazon S3
5 6 (4.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) PaaS
6 1 (0.75%) Serverless
6 1 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.03%) LAN
1 16 (12.03%) WAN
2 9 (6.77%) Skype
3 7 (5.26%) SAN
3 7 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.51%) DHCP
4 6 (4.51%) DNS
4 6 (4.51%) FCoE
4 6 (4.51%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (4.51%) iSCSI
4 6 (4.51%) NAS
5 5 (3.76%) VoIP
6 3 (2.26%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (2.26%) VLAN
7 2 (1.50%) 3G
7 2 (1.50%) ADSL
7 2 (1.50%) Broadband
7 2 (1.50%) Internet
8 1 (0.75%) GSM
8 1 (0.75%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) MySQL
3 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.75%) OLAP
4 1 (0.75%) Power BI
4 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.75%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 32 (24.06%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.02%) Billing
4 7 (5.26%) Retail
5 6 (4.51%) Banking
6 5 (3.76%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.26%) Electronics
7 3 (2.26%) German Language
8 1 (0.75%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.75%) Back Office
8 1 (0.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Marketing
8 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (15.04%) Analyst
2 12 (9.02%) Service Manager
2 12 (9.02%) Software Analyst
3 10 (7.52%) Consultant
3 10 (7.52%) Technical Manager
4 8 (6.02%) Product Manager
4 8 (6.02%) Subject Matter Expert
4 8 (6.02%) Support Consultant
5 7 (5.26%) Developer
5 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 7 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 6 (4.51%) Buyer
6 6 (4.51%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (4.51%) QA Test Analyst
6 6 (4.51%) Software Test Analyst
6 6 (4.51%) Technical Product Manager
6 6 (4.51%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.76%) Configuration Analyst
7 5 (3.76%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.28%) OAuth
2 13 (9.77%) SAML
3 10 (7.52%) HTML
4 7 (5.26%) CSS
5 6 (4.51%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (3.01%) .NET
6 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.01%) jQuery
7 3 (2.26%) JSON
7 3 (2.26%) Web Services
8 2 (1.50%) .NET Core
8 2 (1.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.50%) LDAP
8 2 (1.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.50%) XML
9 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.75%) ODBC
9 1 (0.75%) SOAP
9 1 (0.75%) WCF
9 1 (0.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.30%) Analytical Skills
1 27 (20.30%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.77%) CESG
3 9 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.51%) AS400
4 6 (4.51%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.51%) iSeries
4 6 (4.51%) Replication
5 5 (3.76%) Life Science
5 5 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.01%) CMDB
6 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.01%) PMI
7 3 (2.26%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.50%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.50%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.50%) FMCG
8 2 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.75%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.75%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.54%) Windows
2 8 (6.02%) Unix
3 7 (5.26%) Linux
4 6 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.76%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.75%) AIX
7 1 (0.75%) HPUX
7 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.75%) Solaris
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.58%) ITIL
2 36 (27.07%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (23.31%) Service Management
4 29 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (20.30%) Project Management
6 24 (18.05%) Service Delivery
7 19 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 17 (12.78%) Strategic Thinking
9 16 (12.03%) ERP
9 16 (12.03%) Workflow
10 15 (11.28%) B2C
11 13 (9.77%) B2B
11 13 (9.77%) Coaching
11 13 (9.77%) Logistics
11 13 (9.77%) Value Proposition
12 11 (8.27%) ITSM
13 10 (7.52%) Change Management
14 9 (6.77%) Business Forecasting
14 9 (6.77%) SDLC
14 9 (6.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.52%) C#
1 10 (7.52%) SQL
2 9 (6.77%) Java
2 9 (6.77%) Perl
2 9 (6.77%) Python
3 8 (6.02%) Bash Shell
3 8 (6.02%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.51%) Ruby
6 5 (3.76%) C
6 5 (3.76%) PHP
7 4 (3.01%) C++
8 3 (2.26%) Assembly Language
8 3 (2.26%) Embedded C
8 3 (2.26%) VB
8 3 (2.26%) VC++
9 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.75%) XPath
10 1 (0.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 40 (30.08%) Degree
2 17 (12.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (9.77%) MCITP
3 13 (9.77%) MCSE
3 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.77%) ISTQB
4 9 (6.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (6.02%) ISEB
6 4 (3.01%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.26%) CISSP
8 2 (1.50%) CEH
8 2 (1.50%) GCIA
8 2 (1.50%) GCIH
8 2 (1.50%) GSEC
8 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.50%) SANS
8 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) Data Quality
2 14 (10.53%) QA
3 8 (6.02%) PMO
4 3 (2.26%) SLA
5 2 (1.50%) COBIT
5 2 (1.50%) GDPR
5 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.50%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.75%) GAMP
System Software
1 17 (12.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.51%) Samba
4 4 (3.01%) Firmware
5 3 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.51%) Ansible
1 6 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.51%) Puppet
1 6 (4.51%) Terraform
1 6 (4.51%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 3 (2.26%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.75%) Netcool
3 1 (0.75%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 29 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.52%) VMware
3 7 (5.26%) Oracle
3 7 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.26%) SAP
4 6 (4.51%) Centrify
4 6 (4.51%) Citrix
4 6 (4.51%) Lotus
4 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.26%) Capita
5 3 (2.26%) Remedy
6 2 (1.50%) Cisco
6 2 (1.50%) Telerik
7 1 (0.75%) BMC
7 1 (0.75%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.75%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.75%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.75%) Google
7 1 (0.75%) HP
7 1 (0.75%) Juniper