Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 48 66
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 39 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.52% 3.93% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 4.21% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 39
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% +3.53% -2.30%
10th Percentile £24,325 £31,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,250 £53,550
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 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 974 808 1,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 87.99% 93.30% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 804 710 1,057
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,375 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +1.35%

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 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Scrum
3 10 (25.64%) Finance
4 9 (23.08%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) User Stories
5 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
5 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
6 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (15.38%) Spring
6 6 (15.38%) SQL
6 6 (15.38%) User Experience
6 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.82%) Coaching
7 5 (12.82%) Business Transformation
7 5 (12.82%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Windows
7 5 (12.82%) Linux
7 5 (12.82%) Citrix
7 5 (12.82%) VMware
7 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 5 (12.82%) CentOS
8 4 (10.26%) RESTful
8 4 (10.26%) Kanban
8 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
8 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
9 3 (7.69%) J2EE

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 3 (7.69%) CMS
1 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visualfiles
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (7.69%) GitHub
2 3 (7.69%) Office 365
3 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DHCP
1 3 (7.69%) DNS
1 3 (7.69%) Skype
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.69%) VoIP
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.13%) IPsec
2 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
2 2 (5.13%) SAN
2 2 (5.13%) VLAN
2 2 (5.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) GitLab
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Scrum Master
4 3 (7.69%) Product Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Case Management Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Information Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Junior
5 2 (5.13%) Junior Product Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Spring
2 4 (10.26%) RESTful
3 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.69%) Ext JS
3 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.69%) J2EE
3 3 (7.69%) React
3 3 (7.69%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) CentOS
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) Debian
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Scrum
3 9 (23.08%) User Stories
4 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
4 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.82%) Business Transformation
5 5 (12.82%) Coaching
5 5 (12.82%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) Kanban
6 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Application Packaging
7 3 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Open Source
7 3 (7.69%) Release Management
7 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) Erlang
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) Go
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) GDPR
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
1 3 (7.69%) XenApp
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
1 3 (7.69%) Nagios
2 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Citrix
1 5 (12.82%) VMware
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Apple
3 3 (7.69%) Avaya
3 3 (7.69%) Dell
3 3 (7.69%) Dell Compellent
3 3 (7.69%) EqualLogic
3 3 (7.69%) Freshdesk
3 3 (7.69%) Nexenta
3 3 (7.69%) Sencha
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) EMC
4 2 (5.13%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle