Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 98 83
Rank change year-on-year +11 -15 +30
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 125 114 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.38% 3.04% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 3.27% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 95 88 78
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -17.07% +17.82%
10th Percentile £31,625 £32,350 £34,477
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,374 £63,825
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 3,453 3,485 2,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.35% 92.81% 91.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,817 2,880 2,517
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £44,515 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.74% +6.25% -

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 73 (58.40%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.80%) DevOps
3 35 (28.00%) Linux
4 33 (26.40%) Mentoring
5 32 (25.60%) Amazon AWS
6 28 (22.40%) Java
7 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 25 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 25 (20.00%) Scrum
8 22 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (17.60%) QA
9 21 (16.80%) Git (software)
10 20 (16.00%) Jenkins
10 20 (16.00%) Software Engineering
11 19 (15.20%) Puppet
12 18 (14.40%) Change Management
12 18 (14.40%) Unix
13 17 (13.60%) Finance
13 17 (13.60%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (13.60%) Degree
13 17 (13.60%) Coaching
14 16 (12.80%) Docker
14 16 (12.80%) Line Management
14 16 (12.80%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (12.80%) Continuous Deployment
14 16 (12.80%) Deployment Automation
14 16 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (12.80%) SQL
15 15 (12.00%) Python

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 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.80%) Apache
3 4 (3.20%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.40%) CMS
4 3 (2.40%) Confluence
4 3 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.40%) IIS
4 3 (2.40%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.60%) WordPress
6 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 32 (25.60%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (17.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (13.60%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (7.20%) SaaS
5 7 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (4.00%) AWS OpsWorks
7 3 (2.40%) IaaS
8 2 (1.60%) GitHub
8 2 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.60%) PaaS
8 2 (1.60%) Runscope
9 1 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.80%) npm
9 1 (0.80%) Office 365
9 1 (0.80%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.00%) Firewall
2 7 (5.60%) Broadband
3 4 (3.20%) Extranet
4 3 (2.40%) Internet
5 2 (1.60%) DNS
5 2 (1.60%) SSL
5 2 (1.60%) VPN
6 1 (0.80%) DHCP
6 1 (0.80%) Network Security
6 1 (0.80%) Skype
6 1 (0.80%) SMS
6 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.00%) MySQL
3 9 (7.20%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.60%) MarkLogic
5 6 (4.80%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.40%) QlikView
6 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.60%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (1.60%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.60%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (16.80%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (9.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (8.00%) JIRA
5 7 (5.60%) JMeter
5 7 (5.60%) Maven
5 7 (5.60%) Selenium
5 7 (5.60%) SoapUI
5 7 (5.60%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.00%) LoadRunner
6 5 (4.00%) MSTest
6 5 (4.00%) SpecFlow
6 5 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.00%) TestComplete
6 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (3.20%) PHPUnit
8 3 (2.40%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.60%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (13.60%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Law
2 6 (4.80%) Marketing
3 5 (4.00%) Retail
4 4 (3.20%) Electronics
4 4 (3.20%) Legal
4 4 (3.20%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (16.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (12.00%) Analyst
3 14 (11.20%) Developer
4 12 (9.60%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (8.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (8.80%) Software Engineer
6 10 (8.00%) Lead Software Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) Information Manager
8 7 (5.60%) Information Security Manager
8 7 (5.60%) PMO Planner
8 7 (5.60%) Security Manager
9 6 (4.80%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Junior
10 5 (4.00%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.00%) .NET
2 9 (7.20%) Spring
3 8 (6.40%) .NET Framework
3 8 (6.40%) Spring Boot
4 7 (5.60%) XML
5 6 (4.80%) HTML
6 5 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (4.00%) Gherkin
6 5 (4.00%) RESTful
6 5 (4.00%) SOAP
6 5 (4.00%) Web Services
7 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (3.20%) LAMP
7 4 (3.20%) Laravel
7 4 (3.20%) React
7 4 (3.20%) Vue.js
8 3 (2.40%) ADO.NET
8 3 (2.40%) CSS
8 3 (2.40%) HTML5
8 3 (2.40%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.40%) User Experience
2 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.60%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.20%) EPoS
4 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.80%) PMI
6 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.00%) Linux
2 18 (14.40%) Unix
3 12 (9.60%) CentOS
4 9 (7.20%) Windows
5 5 (4.00%) FreeBSD
5 5 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (58.40%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.80%) DevOps
3 33 (26.40%) Mentoring
4 25 (20.00%) Scrum
4 25 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 22 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 18 (14.40%) Change Management
8 17 (13.60%) Coaching
9 16 (12.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (12.80%) Continuous Deployment
9 16 (12.80%) Deployment Automation
9 16 (12.80%) Line Management
9 16 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (11.20%) Project Management
11 12 (9.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 11 (8.80%) BDD
12 11 (8.80%) Decision-Making
12 11 (8.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.40%) Java
2 16 (12.80%) SQL
3 15 (12.00%) Python
4 13 (10.40%) C#
5 9 (7.20%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.80%) PHP
7 5 (4.00%) C
8 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.20%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.40%) Ruby
10 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.80%) ES6
11 1 (0.80%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 17 (13.60%) Degree
2 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.60%) CISA
3 7 (5.60%) CISM
3 7 (5.60%) CISSP
3 7 (5.60%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.60%) PCI QSA
4 4 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.40%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.60%) QA
2 13 (10.40%) PMO
3 10 (8.00%) SLA
4 9 (7.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (5.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (12.80%) Docker
2 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (15.20%) Puppet
2 8 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.80%) Ansible
4 2 (1.60%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.60%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.60%) Mesos
4 2 (1.60%) Terraform
5 1 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.80%) Grafana
5 1 (0.80%) Icinga
5 1 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.60%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.60%) SAP
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle
5 2 (1.60%) Google
5 2 (1.60%) Informatica
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe
6 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.80%) Capita
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco
6 1 (0.80%) NEC
6 1 (0.80%) New Relic
6 1 (0.80%) VMware
6 1 (0.80%) Xerox