Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 36 81
Rank change year-on-year -10 +45 -16
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 49 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.34% 4.96% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.05% 5.24% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 26
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% +9.03%
10th Percentile £29,064 £31,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £53,400 £57,500 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,248
% change year-on-year +12.50% -7.51% +2.97%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 971 763 1,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.08% 94.67% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 799 682 1,121
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Cardiff over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 13 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) Finance
3 15 (30.61%) Scrum
4 11 (22.45%) Java
4 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
4 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (18.37%) QA
6 8 (16.33%) SQL
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
7 7 (14.29%) Windows
7 7 (14.29%) Linux
7 7 (14.29%) SLA
8 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.24%) Citrix
8 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.24%) VMware
8 6 (12.24%) TDD
8 6 (12.24%) User Experience
8 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.24%) CentOS
9 5 (10.20%) TeamCity
9 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
9 5 (10.20%) DevOps
9 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
9 5 (10.20%) User Stories
9 5 (10.20%) Business Transformation

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (8.16%) Apache Solr
1 4 (8.16%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (8.16%) IIS
1 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (8.16%) GitHub
4 3 (6.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (6.12%) Office 365
5 1 (2.04%) Panaya
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (6.12%) DHCP
2 3 (6.12%) IPsec
2 3 (6.12%) NetScaler
2 3 (6.12%) SAN
2 3 (6.12%) Skype
2 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) VLAN
2 3 (6.12%) VoIP
2 3 (6.12%) VPN
3 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) OLAP
5 1 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.20%) Selenium
1 5 (10.20%) TeamCity
2 4 (8.16%) GitLab
2 4 (8.16%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) Pylint
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) MbUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.04%) MSTest
5 1 (2.04%) NUnit
5 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Analyst
1 10 (20.41%) Developer
2 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) IT Manager
3 4 (8.16%) IT Operations Manager
3 4 (8.16%) Operations Manager
3 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
4 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (6.12%) Product Manager
4 3 (6.12%) QA Manager
4 3 (6.12%) QA Test Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) React
1 5 (10.20%) Spring
2 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.12%) Django
2 3 (6.12%) Flask
2 3 (6.12%) Redux
2 3 (6.12%) Spring Boot
2 3 (6.12%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) Ext JS
3 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.08%) J2EE
3 2 (4.08%) RESTful
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) CSS3
4 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
4 1 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.04%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) User Experience
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (6.12%) Replication
4 3 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.04%) Fintech
5 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Linux
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) CentOS
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.12%) Debian
4 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Scrum
3 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
4 7 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.24%) TDD
6 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.20%) Business Transformation
6 5 (10.20%) DevOps
6 5 (10.20%) User Stories
7 4 (8.16%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) IT Strategy
7 4 (8.16%) Kanban
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.16%) Release Management
7 4 (8.16%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) Java
2 8 (16.33%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.12%) C#
4 3 (6.12%) Python
4 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) QA
2 7 (14.29%) SLA
3 2 (4.08%) GDPR
3 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.08%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Docker
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Ansible
2 3 (6.12%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Citrix
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.24%) VMware
2 3 (6.12%) Apple
2 3 (6.12%) Avaya
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco
2 3 (6.12%) Dell
2 3 (6.12%) Dell Compellent
2 3 (6.12%) EMC
2 3 (6.12%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.12%) Freshdesk
2 3 (6.12%) Nexenta
2 3 (6.12%) Nimble Storage
2 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.08%) Sencha
4 1 (2.04%) Remedy
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.04%) SAP