Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 103 96
Rank change year-on-year +30 -7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 149 83 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.11% 2.57% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 2.81% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 125 69 62
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,550 £30,500 £32,650
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,000 £63,625
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 3,314 2,958 3,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.35% 91.61% 90.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,731 2,429 2,886
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £66,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 82 (55.03%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (35.57%) JavaScript
3 50 (33.56%) HTML
4 45 (30.20%) CSS
5 41 (27.52%) Java
6 31 (20.81%) Software Engineering
6 31 (20.81%) Microservices
7 29 (19.46%) REST
7 29 (19.46%) JIRA
8 28 (18.79%) J2EE
9 27 (18.12%) Git (software)
10 26 (17.45%) User Experience
11 25 (16.78%) SQL
11 25 (16.78%) Linux
12 24 (16.11%) ITIL
13 23 (15.44%) Web Services
13 23 (15.44%) Maven
14 21 (14.09%) TeamCity
14 21 (14.09%) SOAP
14 21 (14.09%) JMS
15 20 (13.42%) Project Management
16 19 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (12.08%) Change Management
17 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
18 17 (11.41%) Degree
19 16 (10.74%) QA
20 15 (10.07%) Finance
21 14 (9.40%) Selenium
21 14 (9.40%) Mentoring
22 13 (8.72%) Data Centre

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 4 (2.68%) SAS
2 2 (1.34%) Apache
2 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.34%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.67%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.67%) Confluence
3 1 (0.67%) JBoss
3 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) SaaS
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.34%) GitHub
3 2 (1.34%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (1.34%) npm
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.70%) Network Security
2 5 (3.36%) Firewall
2 5 (3.36%) SMS
3 2 (1.34%) WAN
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.67%) Internet
4 1 (0.67%) LAN
4 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.70%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.36%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.01%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.01%) MySQL
6 2 (1.34%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.34%) Big Data
6 2 (1.34%) Power BI
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (19.46%) JIRA
2 27 (18.12%) Git (software)
3 23 (15.44%) Maven
4 21 (14.09%) TeamCity
5 14 (9.40%) Selenium
6 7 (4.70%) JUnit
7 4 (2.68%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.68%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.68%) LoadUI
7 4 (2.68%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.68%) Zephyr
8 3 (2.01%) JBehave
8 3 (2.01%) Subversion
9 2 (1.34%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.34%) Babel
9 2 (1.34%) Mocha
9 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.34%) webpack
10 1 (0.67%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (10.07%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) Banking
3 10 (6.71%) Local Government
4 7 (4.70%) Retail
5 3 (2.01%) Legal
5 3 (2.01%) Marketing
5 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.34%) Back Office
6 2 (1.34%) Electronics
6 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (40.94%) Developer
2 33 (22.15%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.42%) Analyst
4 18 (12.08%) Java Engineer
5 16 (10.74%) Technical Manager
5 16 (10.74%) Technical Services Manager
6 14 (9.40%) Project Manager
7 13 (8.72%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (8.72%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.38%) Software Developer
9 10 (6.71%) Lead Developer
9 10 (6.71%) Lead Java Developer
9 10 (6.71%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (6.71%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (6.04%) Java Software Developer
10 9 (6.04%) PHP Developer
10 9 (6.04%) Service Manager
11 8 (5.37%) .NET Developer
11 8 (5.37%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (4.70%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (33.56%) HTML
2 45 (30.20%) CSS
3 29 (19.46%) REST
4 28 (18.79%) J2EE
5 23 (15.44%) Web Services
6 21 (14.09%) JMS
6 21 (14.09%) SOAP
7 13 (8.72%) React
8 12 (8.05%) Node.js
9 11 (7.38%) XML
10 10 (6.71%) Spring
11 9 (6.04%) .NET
12 8 (5.37%) Ajax
12 8 (5.37%) ASP.NET
12 8 (5.37%) XSL
13 7 (4.70%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.03%) jQuery
15 4 (2.68%) Middleware
16 3 (2.01%) CSS3
16 3 (2.01%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.45%) User Experience
2 19 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.72%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.04%) Virtual Team
5 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.68%) EPoS
7 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.34%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.34%) Robotics
8 2 (1.34%) Tandem
9 1 (0.67%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.67%) Industrial Internet of Things
9 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.78%) Linux
2 1 (0.67%) CentOS
2 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (55.03%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (20.81%) Microservices
2 31 (20.81%) Software Engineering
3 24 (16.11%) ITIL
4 20 (13.42%) Project Management
5 18 (12.08%) Change Management
6 14 (9.40%) Mentoring
7 13 (8.72%) Scrum
7 13 (8.72%) TDD
7 13 (8.72%) Test Automation
8 12 (8.05%) SDLC
8 12 (8.05%) Web Development
9 11 (7.38%) Acceptance Criteria
9 11 (7.38%) Software Testing
9 11 (7.38%) User Stories
10 10 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (6.04%) DevOps
11 9 (6.04%) Pair Programming
12 8 (5.37%) CRM
12 8 (5.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (35.57%) JavaScript
2 41 (27.52%) Java
3 25 (16.78%) SQL
4 11 (7.38%) PHP
5 9 (6.04%) C#
6 8 (5.37%) Python
7 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.01%) C
7 3 (2.01%) Scala
8 2 (1.34%) C++
8 2 (1.34%) ES6
8 2 (1.34%) Go
8 2 (1.34%) Perl
9 1 (0.67%) Clojure
9 1 (0.67%) Erlang
9 1 (0.67%) Haskell
9 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.67%) R
9 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (11.41%) Degree
2 7 (4.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.36%) CISSP
3 5 (3.36%) ISEB
3 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.34%) CISM
4 2 (1.34%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.34%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.67%) CCNP
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.74%) QA
2 6 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.03%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.36%) GDPR
3 5 (3.36%) SLA
4 3 (2.01%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.01%) PMO
5 1 (0.67%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.67%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (8.05%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) Firmware
2 1 (0.67%) RHEV
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (2.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.67%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.67%) Puppet
3 1 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.36%) Cisco
3 4 (2.68%) CheckPoint
3 4 (2.68%) F5
4 3 (2.01%) CA
4 3 (2.01%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.34%) IBM
5 2 (1.34%) Nintex
5 2 (1.34%) Pega
5 2 (1.34%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.34%) SAP
5 2 (1.34%) VMware
5 2 (1.34%) webMethods
6 1 (0.67%) Citrix
6 1 (0.67%) Coverity
6 1 (0.67%) Genesys
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle
6 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds