Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 100 104
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 224 301 332
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.24% 2.99% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 3.21% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 173 244 294
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £39,785 £40,023 £38,625
90th Percentile £109,000 £92,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,512 9,378 10,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.20% 93.26% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5,658 8,325 8,917
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £94,250
Central London median annual salary £69,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.15% +8.33% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in the City of London

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the City of London.

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in the City of London

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in the City of London

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the City of London region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
London Bridge - 2 £70,000 -
Continuous Improvement
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 87 (38.84%) Finance
1 87 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (27.68%) JavaScript
2 62 (27.68%) Git (software)
3 60 (26.79%) Microsoft
4 55 (24.55%) C#
5 49 (21.88%) .NET
5 49 (21.88%) DevOps
6 48 (21.43%) MVC
7 47 (20.98%) Scrum
8 42 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 40 (17.86%) ITIL
10 38 (16.96%) ASP.NET
11 36 (16.07%) Python
12 35 (15.63%) .NET Framework
13 34 (15.18%) Software Engineering
14 30 (13.39%) Web Services
14 30 (13.39%) Linux
14 30 (13.39%) Internet
14 30 (13.39%) Docker
14 30 (13.39%) User Stories
14 30 (13.39%) Test Automation
15 29 (12.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 29 (12.95%) XML
15 29 (12.95%) Sprint Planning
16 27 (12.05%) Visual Studio
16 27 (12.05%) JSON
16 27 (12.05%) Mentoring
16 27 (12.05%) React
16 27 (12.05%) EPiServer

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 27 (12.05%) EPiServer
2 3 (1.34%) FileNet
2 3 (1.34%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.34%) TPMS
3 2 (0.89%) Apache
3 2 (0.89%) Confluence
3 2 (0.89%) Drupal
3 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.45%) Headless CMS
4 1 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (6.70%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.45%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.45%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.45%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.16%) Azure
2 21 (9.38%) AWS
2 21 (9.38%) SaaS
3 17 (7.59%) Slack
4 14 (6.25%) Office 365
5 8 (3.57%) GitHub
6 5 (2.23%) GCP
7 4 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.79%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.34%) Serverless
9 2 (0.89%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.89%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.89%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.45%) IaaS
10 1 (0.45%) npm
10 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.39%) Internet
2 9 (4.02%) VoIP
3 8 (3.57%) NetScaler
3 8 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.79%) WAN
5 3 (1.34%) LAN
5 3 (1.34%) SAN
5 3 (1.34%) Wireless
6 2 (0.89%) HTTP
6 2 (0.89%) Network Security
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.45%) Firewall
7 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.45%) VPN
7 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.91%) MySQL
4 10 (4.46%) InfluxDB
4 10 (4.46%) MariaDB
4 10 (4.46%) Redis
5 8 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.79%) Power BI
7 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.34%) Big Data
8 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.45%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.45%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 62 (27.68%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.05%) Visual Studio
3 25 (11.16%) JIRA
4 19 (8.48%) Bitbucket
4 19 (8.48%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.36%) PHPUnit
6 10 (4.46%) Artifactory
6 10 (4.46%) webpack
7 8 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (3.57%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.34%) GoCD
9 2 (0.89%) git-flow
9 2 (0.89%) GitLab
9 2 (0.89%) RSpec
9 2 (0.89%) Selenium
9 2 (0.89%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.45%) Gatling
10 1 (0.45%) gulp
10 1 (0.45%) Travis CI
General
1 87 (38.84%) Finance
2 10 (4.46%) Banking
2 10 (4.46%) Marketing
3 9 (4.02%) Legal
3 9 (4.02%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.23%) Front Office
4 5 (2.23%) Games
4 5 (2.23%) Retail
5 4 (1.79%) International Banking
5 4 (1.79%) Law
6 3 (1.34%) Billing
7 2 (0.89%) Back Office
7 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.89%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.45%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 79 (35.27%) Developer
2 37 (16.52%) C# Developer
3 34 (15.18%) .NET Developer
4 28 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (8.48%) Analyst
6 13 (5.80%) Architect
6 13 (5.80%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.36%) Team Leader
8 11 (4.91%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (4.46%) PHP Developer
9 10 (4.46%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 9 (4.02%) IT Analyst
10 9 (4.02%) IT Support
11 8 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (3.13%) Citrix Engineer
12 7 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (3.13%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.13%) Scrum Master
12 7 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (21.88%) .NET
2 38 (16.96%) ASP.NET
3 35 (15.63%) .NET Framework
4 30 (13.39%) Web Services
5 29 (12.95%) XML
6 27 (12.05%) JSON
6 27 (12.05%) React
6 27 (12.05%) REST
7 26 (11.61%) SOAP
7 26 (11.61%) XSLT
8 18 (8.04%) AngularJS
9 16 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
9 16 (7.14%) Spring
10 13 (5.80%) CSS
11 12 (5.36%) Kafka
12 10 (4.46%) HTML
12 10 (4.46%) Laravel
12 10 (4.46%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (4.46%) Symfony
13 8 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.80%) Public Cloud
2 11 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.91%) User Experience
3 9 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.23%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.79%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.34%) Cyberattack
7 3 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.89%) Derivative
8 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.89%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.89%) PMI
9 1 (0.45%) Blog
9 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.39%) Linux
2 22 (9.82%) Windows
3 17 (7.59%) Windows 10
4 12 (5.36%) CentOS
4 12 (5.36%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.02%) Unix
5 9 (4.02%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.13%) Mac OS
7 5 (2.23%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (1.34%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.89%) Android
10 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.89%) VMS
11 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.45%) Solaris
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (21.88%) DevOps
3 48 (21.43%) MVC
4 47 (20.98%) Scrum
5 40 (17.86%) ITIL
6 34 (15.18%) Software Engineering
7 30 (13.39%) Test Automation
7 30 (13.39%) User Stories
8 29 (12.95%) Sprint Planning
9 27 (12.05%) Mentoring
10 26 (11.61%) OWASP
11 21 (9.38%) OO
12 18 (8.04%) Infrastructure as Code
12 18 (8.04%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (8.04%) TDD
13 17 (7.59%) Project Management
13 17 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (7.14%) Service Delivery
15 14 (6.25%) Open Source
15 14 (6.25%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 62 (27.68%) JavaScript
2 55 (24.55%) C#
3 36 (16.07%) Python
4 26 (11.61%) SQL
4 26 (11.61%) XPath
5 21 (9.38%) PowerShell
6 15 (6.70%) Java
7 10 (4.46%) ES6
7 10 (4.46%) PHP
8 9 (4.02%) C++
9 8 (3.57%) Ruby
10 6 (2.68%) F#
11 4 (1.79%) Scala
12 3 (1.34%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.34%) Go
12 3 (1.34%) Perl
12 3 (1.34%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.34%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.89%) Java 8
14 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (8.04%) Degree
2 9 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.68%) MCP
3 6 (2.68%) MCSA
4 4 (1.79%) CISSP
5 3 (1.34%) CCNA
5 3 (1.34%) CEH
5 3 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ACCA
7 1 (0.45%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.45%) CIMA
7 1 (0.45%) CISA
7 1 (0.45%) CISM
7 1 (0.45%) MAPM
7 1 (0.45%) MOS
7 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.23%) QA
3 4 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.79%) GDPR
4 3 (1.34%) COBIT
4 3 (1.34%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (1.34%) ISO 22301
4 3 (1.34%) PMO
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (13.39%) Docker
2 11 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (3.57%) XenApp
4 8 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 7 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.34%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.45%) LXC
7 1 (0.45%) NFS
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (8.04%) Grafana
2 16 (7.14%) Ansible
3 15 (6.70%) Kubernetes
4 14 (6.25%) SCCM
5 8 (3.57%) Puppet
6 7 (3.13%) Jamf Pro
6 7 (3.13%) Terraform
7 6 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.68%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.89%) Consul
8 2 (0.89%) Icinga
8 2 (0.89%) Kibana
8 2 (0.89%) Packer
9 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.45%) Matomo
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 60 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.14%) Citrix
3 14 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.91%) VMware
5 5 (2.23%) Oracle
5 5 (2.23%) SAP
6 3 (1.34%) Google
6 3 (1.34%) Splunk
7 2 (0.89%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.89%) IBM
7 2 (0.89%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.89%) UiPath
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe
8 1 (0.45%) Ariba
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco
8 1 (0.45%) F5
8 1 (0.45%) Planview
8 1 (0.45%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.45%) Sybase
8 1 (0.45%) Veeam