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

Continual Improvement
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 118 118
Rank change year-on-year +26 0 -22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 76 52 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.73% 1.81% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 2.10% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 55
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.89% -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £57,875 £57,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2,332 2,479 3,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.64% 86.47% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,811 2,088 2,753
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +4 32 £37,500 -17.13% 13
Aylesbury +10 19 £40,000 -11.11% 1
High Wycombe +9 12 £35,250 -29.50% 5
Marlow - 2 £41,250 -
Amersham - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 22 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.68%) Six Sigma
3 18 (23.68%) C#
3 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.68%) ITIL
3 18 (23.68%) Test Automation
4 16 (21.05%) Analytical Thinking
5 15 (19.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (18.42%) Scrum
6 14 (18.42%) OO
6 14 (18.42%) WebDriver
6 14 (18.42%) Open Source
6 14 (18.42%) Cucumber
6 14 (18.42%) Manual Testing
6 14 (18.42%) Selenium
6 14 (18.42%) Release Automation
7 13 (17.11%) User Stories
7 13 (17.11%) OOP
8 12 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 12 (15.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 11 (14.47%) Business Analysis
10 10 (13.16%) Billing
10 10 (13.16%) HTML
10 10 (13.16%) CSS
10 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (13.16%) Degree
11 9 (11.84%) jQuery
11 9 (11.84%) MySQL

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 4 (5.26%) CMS
1 4 (5.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (6.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) npm
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) VoIP
2 2 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) NAS
3 1 (1.32%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) MySQL
2 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.58%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (6.58%) Power BI
4 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Cucumber
1 14 (18.42%) Selenium
1 14 (18.42%) WebDriver
2 4 (5.26%) Grunt
2 4 (5.26%) gulp
3 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.95%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.32%) webpack
General
1 10 (13.16%) Billing
2 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Marketing
3 6 (7.89%) Electronics
3 6 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.95%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.95%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Automotive
6 1 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.32%) Front Office
6 1 (1.32%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Analyst
2 15 (19.74%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) Process Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Automation Tester
4 8 (10.53%) Tester
5 6 (7.89%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Systems Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 4 (5.26%) EDI Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 4 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.63%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) CSS
1 10 (13.16%) HTML
2 9 (11.84%) jQuery
3 7 (9.21%) .NET
4 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.58%) EDI
5 5 (6.58%) Node.js
6 4 (5.26%) Sass
7 3 (3.95%) Twig
8 1 (1.32%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.32%) CSS3
8 1 (1.32%) HTML5
8 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) User Experience
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.32%) FMCG
4 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) ITIL
2 18 (23.68%) Six Sigma
2 18 (23.68%) Test Automation
3 16 (21.05%) Analytical Thinking
4 15 (19.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (18.42%) Manual Testing
5 14 (18.42%) OO
5 14 (18.42%) Open Source
5 14 (18.42%) Release Automation
5 14 (18.42%) Scrum
6 13 (17.11%) OOP
6 13 (17.11%) User Stories
7 12 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 11 (14.47%) Business Analysis
9 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.53%) Creative Thinking
9 8 (10.53%) ERP
9 8 (10.53%) Project Management
10 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) C#
1 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
2 9 (11.84%) SQL
3 8 (10.53%) C
3 8 (10.53%) ES6
4 7 (9.21%) Java
5 5 (6.58%) PHP
6 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.32%) Ruby
7 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.58%) HNC
5 5 (6.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.63%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.63%) PMP
7 1 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) CISM
7 1 (1.32%) CISSP
7 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.32%) MCSE
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.32%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) PMO
3 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.63%) SLA
4 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Ansible
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) SAP
3 3 (3.95%) Altera
4 2 (2.63%) Remedy
5 1 (1.32%) Intel
5 1 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.32%) Mitel
5 1 (1.32%) Tableau