Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 112 128
Rank change year-on-year +49 +16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 93 64 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.88% 2.26% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 2.52% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74 51 45
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -12.09% -1.09%
10th Percentile £34,065 £27,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,168 2,538 2,741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 90.33% 89.46% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,767 2,009 2,325
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Buckinghamshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Buckinghamshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Buckinghamshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Milton Keynes +39 62 £45,000 +2.55% 12
Newport Pagnell - 23 £45,000 -
Bletchley - 9 - -
Amersham -1 2 £45,000 -
High Wycombe -8 2 £48,250 +46.21%
Gerrards Cross - 2 £25,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 55 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (40.86%) C#
3 32 (34.41%) Web Development
4 29 (31.18%) JavaScript
5 26 (27.96%) SQL
6 25 (26.88%) HTML
6 25 (26.88%) CSS
6 25 (26.88%) jQuery
6 25 (26.88%) BDD
7 24 (25.81%) Web Services
8 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
9 21 (22.58%) Deployment Automation
10 20 (21.51%) Finance
11 19 (20.43%) MVC
11 19 (20.43%) Test Automation
11 19 (20.43%) JIRA
12 18 (19.35%) Entity Framework
12 18 (19.35%) Scrum
12 18 (19.35%) .NET
12 18 (19.35%) OO
13 17 (18.28%) TDD
14 15 (16.13%) Oracle
14 15 (16.13%) Java
14 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
15 14 (15.05%) AngularJS
15 14 (15.05%) DevOps
16 13 (13.98%) TeamCity
16 13 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (13.98%) Law
16 13 (13.98%) Sony

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (10.75%) Confluence
2 2 (2.15%) IIS
3 1 (1.08%) SAS
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Firewall
1 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.15%) Network Security
3 1 (1.08%) CTI
3 1 (1.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) MySQL
3 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.15%) DB2
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (20.43%) JIRA
2 13 (13.98%) TeamCity
3 9 (9.68%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (9.68%) Visual Studio
4 8 (8.60%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.45%) git-flow
6 4 (4.30%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (4.30%) Gradle
6 4 (4.30%) Maven
6 4 (4.30%) Selenium
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (21.51%) Finance
2 13 (13.98%) Law
3 9 (9.68%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Developer
2 23 (24.73%) C# Developer
3 14 (15.05%) Web Developer
4 12 (12.90%) Analyst
5 11 (11.83%) .NET Developer
5 11 (11.83%) .NET Web Developer
5 11 (11.83%) C# Web Developer
6 10 (10.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Senior Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (8.60%) QA Manager
8 8 (8.60%) Quality Manager
8 8 (8.60%) Software Developer
9 7 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.45%) Applications Support
10 6 (6.45%) Development Manager
10 6 (6.45%) Software Development Manager
10 6 (6.45%) Software Manager
10 6 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
10 6 (6.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.88%) CSS
1 25 (26.88%) HTML
1 25 (26.88%) jQuery
2 24 (25.81%) Web Services
3 18 (19.35%) .NET
3 18 (19.35%) Entity Framework
4 14 (15.05%) AngularJS
5 12 (12.90%) .NET Framework
5 12 (12.90%) Fluent NHibernate
5 12 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (10.75%) WCF
7 9 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (7.53%) Spring
9 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
9 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (5.38%) Hibernate
11 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (2.15%) Gherkin
12 2 (2.15%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Fintech
1 12 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) Windows
2 6 (6.45%) Windows 10
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.15%) Android
5 1 (1.08%) Linux
5 1 (1.08%) VMS
5 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.41%) Web Development
3 25 (26.88%) BDD
4 21 (22.58%) Deployment Automation
5 19 (20.43%) MVC
5 19 (20.43%) Test Automation
6 18 (19.35%) OO
6 18 (19.35%) Scrum
7 17 (18.28%) TDD
8 14 (15.05%) DevOps
9 13 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (12.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 12 (12.90%) Mobile Application Development
10 12 (12.90%) OOP
10 12 (12.90%) SOLID
11 11 (11.83%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (11.83%) Information Security
11 11 (11.83%) Kanban
11 11 (11.83%) Pair Programming
12 10 (10.75%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.86%) C#
2 29 (31.18%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.96%) SQL
4 15 (16.13%) Java
5 6 (6.45%) Java 8
6 5 (5.38%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.23%) Python
8 2 (2.15%) C++
8 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.15%) XAML
9 1 (1.08%) C
9 1 (1.08%) COBOL
9 1 (1.08%) PHP
9 1 (1.08%) R
9 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Degree
1 5 (5.38%) ISTQB
1 5 (5.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (4.30%) ISEB
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) CISM
4 2 (2.15%) CISSP
4 2 (2.15%) MCPD
5 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.08%) PMP
5 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.68%) QA
3 8 (8.60%) ISO 9001
4 7 (7.53%) SLA
5 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.08%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (5.38%) XenApp
1 5 (5.38%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 15 (16.13%) Oracle
2 13 (13.98%) Sony
3 12 (12.90%) Xamarin
4 6 (6.45%) Citrix
5 5 (5.38%) VMware
6 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.08%) Unisys