Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 64 63
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 23 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.31% 2.49% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 2.74% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 50
Cardiff median annual salary £37,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.94% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,375 £55,050
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -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 911 949 1,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 91.37% 90.81% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 781 830 1,019
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,600 £52,750
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +2.70%

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Scrum
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) User Stories
3 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (26.09%) Business Transformation
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) Coaching
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.04%) RESTful
7 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
7 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) CRM
7 3 (13.04%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 3 (13.04%) CMS
7 3 (13.04%) Spring
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) Banking
8 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.70%) Statistics
8 2 (8.70%) Web Development
8 2 (8.70%) Degree
8 2 (8.70%) WFM
8 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing

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 (13.04%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum Master
5 2 (8.70%) Product Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) RESTful
1 3 (13.04%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.70%) Ext JS
2 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) J2EE
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
2 2 (8.70%) React
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) Kafka
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) CMDB
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Scrum
2 9 (39.13%) User Stories
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Business Transformation
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Coaching
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) CRM
7 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.04%) Workflow
8 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
8 2 (8.70%) Service Design
8 2 (8.70%) Statistics
8 2 (8.70%) Web Development
8 2 (8.70%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Erlang
4 1 (4.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Sencha
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow