Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 143 83
Rank change year-on-year +48 -60 +50
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 112 61 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.90% 1.59% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 1.72% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 101 49 69
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +5.75%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,741 £59,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,574 3,537 3,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.49% 92.06% 91.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,948 2,954 2,770
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Bristol

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Bristol

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.36%) Linux
3 29 (25.89%) Git (software)
4 27 (24.11%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (23.21%) DevOps
6 25 (22.32%) Jenkins
6 25 (22.32%) Java
7 23 (20.54%) JavaScript
7 23 (20.54%) Project Management
8 21 (18.75%) Scrum
8 21 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 20 (17.86%) QA
10 19 (16.96%) Degree
10 19 (16.96%) Puppet
11 18 (16.07%) HTML
11 18 (16.07%) Service Delivery
12 17 (15.18%) Docker
12 17 (15.18%) Mentoring
12 17 (15.18%) Decision-Making
12 17 (15.18%) Change Management
12 17 (15.18%) CSS
12 17 (15.18%) Six Sigma
13 16 (14.29%) Python
13 16 (14.29%) JIRA
13 16 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (13.39%) Red Hat
14 15 (13.39%) Finance
15 14 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (12.50%) CentOS
15 14 (12.50%) User Experience

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.46%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.68%) CMS
4 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.79%) Apache
5 2 (1.79%) Confluence
5 2 (1.79%) IIS
5 2 (1.79%) WordPress
6 1 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.82%) SaaS
3 10 (8.93%) AWS OpsWorks
4 8 (7.14%) IaaS
4 8 (7.14%) npm
5 6 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (3.57%) Office 365
6 4 (3.57%) Yarn
7 2 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.79%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.79%) GitHub
7 2 (1.79%) Runscope
8 1 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) Firewall
2 7 (6.25%) Skype
2 7 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 7 (6.25%) WAN
3 5 (4.46%) Extranet
4 3 (2.68%) LAN
4 3 (2.68%) SMS
4 3 (2.68%) VPN
5 2 (1.79%) Internet
5 2 (1.79%) Network Security
6 1 (0.89%) DNS
6 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
2 8 (7.14%) MySQL
2 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.46%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.57%) Blockchain
4 4 (3.57%) MarkLogic
4 4 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.68%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.89%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.89%) Power BI
7 1 (0.89%) QlikView
7 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (25.89%) Git (software)
2 25 (22.32%) Jenkins
3 16 (14.29%) JIRA
4 14 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (9.82%) Maven
6 8 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.46%) PHPUnit
8 4 (3.57%) Babel
8 4 (3.57%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.57%) gulp
8 4 (3.57%) Mocha
8 4 (3.57%) webpack
9 3 (2.68%) JUnit
10 2 (1.79%) Fiddler
10 2 (1.79%) Firebug
10 2 (1.79%) git-flow
10 2 (1.79%) JMeter
10 2 (1.79%) Selenium
10 2 (1.79%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Law
3 6 (5.36%) Retail
4 5 (4.46%) Legal
4 5 (4.46%) Marketing
5 4 (3.57%) Electronics
5 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.79%) Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Advertising
7 1 (0.89%) Billing
7 1 (0.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (16.96%) Developer
2 18 (16.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (13.39%) Java Engineer
4 10 (8.93%) Lead DevOps
4 10 (8.93%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) Analyst
5 9 (8.04%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (5.36%) Product Manager
8 6 (5.36%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Lead Software Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.07%) HTML
2 17 (15.18%) CSS
3 10 (8.93%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (8.04%) React
5 8 (7.14%) Node.js
6 7 (6.25%) HTML5
6 7 (6.25%) Spring
7 6 (5.36%) .NET
7 6 (5.36%) J2EE
7 6 (5.36%) JMS
7 6 (5.36%) REST
7 6 (5.36%) SOAP
7 6 (5.36%) Web Services
8 5 (4.46%) Laravel
8 5 (4.46%) RESTful
8 5 (4.46%) Spring Boot
8 5 (4.46%) Vue.js
9 4 (3.57%) .NET Core
9 4 (3.57%) Chai
9 4 (3.57%) RefluxJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) User Experience
2 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.46%) EPoS
5 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.89%) PMI
9 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.89%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.36%) Linux
2 14 (12.50%) CentOS
3 10 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.14%) Windows
5 6 (5.36%) Unix
6 4 (3.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.21%) DevOps
3 23 (20.54%) Project Management
4 21 (18.75%) Scrum
4 21 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 18 (16.07%) Service Delivery
6 17 (15.18%) Change Management
6 17 (15.18%) Decision-Making
6 17 (15.18%) Mentoring
6 17 (15.18%) Six Sigma
7 16 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (9.82%) ITIL
10 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2
11 9 (8.04%) MVC
11 9 (8.04%) Test Automation
12 8 (7.14%) Microservices
13 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.32%) Java
2 23 (20.54%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.29%) Python
4 9 (8.04%) SQL
5 8 (7.14%) ES6
6 6 (5.36%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.36%) Ruby
7 5 (4.46%) PHP
8 4 (3.57%) C#
8 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.68%) C
10 1 (0.89%) Java 8
10 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Degree
2 10 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (3.57%) CISA
4 4 (3.57%) CISM
4 4 (3.57%) CISSP
4 4 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.57%) PCI QSA
5 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.89%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.86%) QA
2 11 (9.82%) PMO
3 6 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.57%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.79%) GCP
System Software
1 17 (15.18%) Docker
2 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (16.96%) Puppet
2 5 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.68%) Ansible
3 3 (2.68%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.68%) Mesos
4 2 (1.79%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.79%) Terraform
5 1 (0.89%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) Red Hat
2 9 (8.04%) Capita
3 7 (6.25%) Cisco
3 7 (6.25%) NEC
4 6 (5.36%) SAP
5 4 (3.57%) Google
5 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.68%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.79%) New Relic
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle
7 2 (1.79%) VMware
8 1 (0.89%) Adobe
8 1 (0.89%) Splunk
8 1 (0.89%) Tableau
8 1 (0.89%) Xerox