Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 122 100
Rank change year-on-year +57 -22 +14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 88 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.30% 1.97% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 2.08% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 57 51 47
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £30,125 £25,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £67,500 £82,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,914 2,983 2,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.46% 94.88% 91.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,426 2,197 1,716
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% +3.15%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Cambridge

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Cambridge

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 63 (71.59%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (44.32%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (40.91%) Java
4 34 (38.64%) Kanban
5 28 (31.82%) Scrum
6 27 (30.68%) Test Automation
7 25 (28.41%) TeamCity
7 25 (28.41%) Jenkins
7 25 (28.41%) Mentoring
8 22 (25.00%) WorldPay
9 21 (23.86%) Linux
10 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 19 (21.59%) C++
11 19 (21.59%) Oracle
12 18 (20.45%) Retail
12 18 (20.45%) JIRA
13 17 (19.32%) Maven
13 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
13 17 (19.32%) SQL
13 17 (19.32%) BDD
14 16 (18.18%) Coaching
14 16 (18.18%) Gradle
14 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 16 (18.18%) Windows
14 16 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
15 15 (17.05%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (17.05%) User Experience
15 15 (17.05%) Git (software)
16 14 (15.91%) Line Management
17 13 (14.77%) Ansible

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (11.36%) Confluence
2 3 (3.41%) Apache
3 2 (2.27%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.14%) Drupal
4 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
4 1 (1.14%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.14%) SAS
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) Traefik
4 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) GitHub
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.14%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Firewall
1 4 (4.55%) MPLS
1 4 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (1.14%) BGP
2 1 (1.14%) DNS
2 1 (1.14%) OpenFlow
2 1 (1.14%) Quagga
2 1 (1.14%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.77%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.27%) Big Data
6 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon QuickSight
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.14%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.14%) Power BI
7 1 (1.14%) Redis
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Jenkins
1 25 (28.41%) TeamCity
2 18 (20.45%) JIRA
3 17 (19.32%) Maven
4 16 (18.18%) Gradle
5 15 (17.05%) Git (software)
6 13 (14.77%) Hudson
7 11 (12.50%) Selenium
8 9 (10.23%) ReSharper
8 9 (10.23%) Visual Studio
9 6 (6.82%) Cucumber
9 6 (6.82%) JBehave
9 6 (6.82%) JUnit
9 6 (6.82%) NCrunch
10 4 (4.55%) NUnit
10 4 (4.55%) SpecFlow
10 4 (4.55%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (1.14%) PHPUnit
11 1 (1.14%) Travis CI
General
1 18 (20.45%) Retail
2 11 (12.50%) Finance
3 10 (11.36%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Publishing
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) Developer
2 12 (13.64%) C++ Developer
3 10 (11.36%) Development Manager
3 10 (11.36%) Software Development Manager
3 10 (11.36%) Software Manager
4 9 (10.23%) Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Web UI Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) SAP PI Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Site Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
1 13 (14.77%) CSS
1 13 (14.77%) HTML
2 12 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (13.64%) STL
3 10 (11.36%) RESTful
4 8 (9.09%) Angular 2
4 8 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (6.82%) SAP PI
6 5 (5.68%) Web Services
7 4 (4.55%) .NET
7 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.41%) jQuery
8 3 (3.41%) Node.js
9 2 (2.27%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.27%) Spring
10 1 (1.14%) Dojo
10 1 (1.14%) Lucene
10 1 (1.14%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (17.05%) User Experience
3 10 (11.36%) Fintech
4 6 (6.82%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.27%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.86%) Linux
2 16 (18.18%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (71.59%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (44.32%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (38.64%) Kanban
4 28 (31.82%) Scrum
5 27 (30.68%) Test Automation
6 25 (28.41%) Mentoring
7 17 (19.32%) BDD
7 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
8 16 (18.18%) Coaching
9 15 (17.05%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (15.91%) Line Management
11 13 (14.77%) Configuration Management
12 11 (12.50%) TDD
13 10 (11.36%) OWASP
13 10 (11.36%) Performance Management
13 10 (11.36%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 10 (11.36%) Software Testing
13 10 (11.36%) Technical Debt
14 9 (10.23%) User Stories
15 8 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.91%) Java
2 19 (21.59%) C++
3 17 (19.32%) SQL
4 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 9 (10.23%) C#
7 7 (7.95%) Ruby
8 6 (6.82%) Python
9 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.14%) ABAP
11 1 (1.14%) C
11 1 (1.14%) PHP
11 1 (1.14%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) JNCIA
3 3 (3.41%) CISA
3 3 (3.41%) CRISC
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) PSD2
2 6 (6.82%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) PMO
3 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Docker
2 3 (3.41%) Firmware
3 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) KVM
3 1 (1.14%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (14.77%) Ansible
1 13 (14.77%) Puppet
2 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) WorldPay
2 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.59%) Oracle
4 7 (7.95%) SAP
5 4 (4.55%) Juniper
6 1 (1.14%) Cognos
6 1 (1.14%) Google
6 1 (1.14%) New Relic
6 1 (1.14%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.14%) Tableau
6 1 (1.14%) VMware