Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 104 158
Rank change year-on-year +3 +54 +2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 361 304 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.24% 2.97% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 3.25% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 321 271 196
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.61% +0.91% -6.38%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £33,125
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -8.33%

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 10,209 9,368 10,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.63% 91.67% 90.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9,101 8,463 9,705
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,050 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 - 5 £70,000 -
Continuous Improvement
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 172 (47.65%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (45.98%) Finance
3 88 (24.38%) SQL
4 84 (23.27%) Problem-Solving
5 81 (22.44%) C#
6 80 (22.16%) Microsoft
7 78 (21.61%) Microsoft Azure
8 72 (19.94%) Scrum
9 70 (19.39%) DevOps
10 63 (17.45%) Java
11 59 (16.34%) TDD
12 57 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (14.68%) Active Directory
14 52 (14.40%) JavaScript
14 52 (14.40%) .NET
14 52 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
15 51 (14.13%) Degree
16 48 (13.30%) Continuous Delivery
17 47 (13.02%) SQL Server
17 47 (13.02%) Python
18 46 (12.74%) Windows
19 43 (11.91%) Project Management
19 43 (11.91%) QA
20 42 (11.63%) Risk Management
20 42 (11.63%) BDD
21 41 (11.36%) Test Automation
22 40 (11.08%) PowerShell
22 40 (11.08%) Amazon AWS
23 37 (10.25%) Root Cause Analysis
23 37 (10.25%) Stakeholder Management

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 18 (4.99%) IIS
2 8 (2.22%) Apache
2 8 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.94%) Confluence
4 6 (1.66%) CMS
5 5 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.39%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.11%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.11%) nginx
6 4 (1.11%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.83%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.83%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.28%) CICS
9 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.28%) SAS
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.28%) Autodesk Flame
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.22%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.39%) Magento
3 4 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.83%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.83%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.83%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.55%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.55%) RiskWrite
6 1 (0.28%) Maximo
6 1 (0.28%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 78 (21.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (11.08%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (5.82%) PaaS
3 21 (5.82%) SaaS
4 11 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.94%) IaaS
5 7 (1.94%) Office 365
6 4 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.83%) npm
7 3 (0.83%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.55%) Apigee
8 2 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.55%) GitHub
8 2 (0.55%) Serverless
9 1 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.28%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.28%) G Suite
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.28%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.70%) Firewall
2 22 (6.09%) DNS
3 19 (5.26%) SNMP
4 18 (4.99%) Internet
5 17 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (4.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 17 (4.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (3.05%) HTTP
6 11 (3.05%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.77%) SSL
8 8 (2.22%) VPN
9 7 (1.94%) SAN
10 6 (1.66%) VLAN
10 6 (1.66%) WAN
11 5 (1.39%) DHCP
11 5 (1.39%) LAN
11 5 (1.39%) VoIP
12 4 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.83%) ISDN
13 3 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.49%) Blockchain
2 9 (2.49%) MySQL
2 9 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.22%) Big Data
3 8 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 8 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (1.66%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.66%) KDB
5 6 (1.66%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.11%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 31 (8.59%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.82%) Jenkins
2 21 (5.82%) Selenium
3 20 (5.54%) SpecFlow
4 18 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (4.16%) HP UFT
6 12 (3.32%) JIRA
7 9 (2.49%) MSBuild
8 7 (1.94%) Maven
9 6 (1.66%) gulp
9 6 (1.66%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.39%) CircleCI
10 5 (1.39%) Grunt
10 5 (1.39%) Subversion
10 5 (1.39%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.11%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.11%) NUnit
11 4 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 166 (45.98%) Finance
2 35 (9.70%) Banking
3 23 (6.37%) Advertising
4 17 (4.71%) Games
5 13 (3.60%) Front Office
6 12 (3.32%) Back Office
7 8 (2.22%) Retail
8 6 (1.66%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.39%) Law
9 5 (1.39%) Legal
10 3 (0.83%) Marketing
10 3 (0.83%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.55%) French Language
11 2 (0.55%) German Language
11 2 (0.55%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.55%) Publishing
11 2 (0.55%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (27.42%) Developer
2 50 (13.85%) Analyst
3 32 (8.86%) Senior Developer
4 31 (8.59%) DevOps Engineer
5 26 (7.20%) .NET Developer
6 22 (6.09%) Project Manager
7 20 (5.54%) Java Developer
7 20 (5.54%) Scrum Master
8 19 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
9 17 (4.71%) Network Engineer
10 16 (4.43%) Applications Support
11 15 (4.16%) Analyst Developer
11 15 (4.16%) Automation Test Analyst
11 15 (4.16%) Developer in Test
11 15 (4.16%) Support Analyst
11 15 (4.16%) Test Analyst
11 15 (4.16%) Test Automation Developer
12 12 (3.32%) Senior Software Developer
12 12 (3.32%) Support Engineer
13 11 (3.05%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.40%) .NET
2 36 (9.97%) HTML
3 34 (9.42%) Web Services
4 32 (8.86%) ASP.NET
5 27 (7.48%) AngularJS
5 27 (7.48%) Spring
6 24 (6.65%) CSS
7 22 (6.09%) .NET Core
8 20 (5.54%) REST
9 18 (4.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (4.99%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (4.99%) Gherkin
9 18 (4.99%) React
10 17 (4.71%) 802.1X
10 17 (4.71%) jQuery
11 15 (4.16%) Vue.js
12 13 (3.60%) HTML5
13 11 (3.05%) Spring Boot
14 9 (2.49%) CSS3
14 9 (2.49%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.42%) Computer Science
3 26 (7.20%) Fintech
3 26 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (4.99%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (4.71%) User Experience
7 12 (3.32%) Data Structures
8 11 (3.05%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.94%) Analytical Mindset
9 7 (1.94%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.66%) Reinsurance
11 5 (1.39%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.39%) Derivative
12 4 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.83%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.83%) Replication
13 3 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.55%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.55%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.74%) Windows
2 34 (9.42%) Linux
3 31 (8.59%) Windows Server
4 29 (8.03%) Unix
5 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.66%) Android
7 5 (1.39%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.11%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.83%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (47.65%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (23.27%) Problem-Solving
3 72 (19.94%) Scrum
4 70 (19.39%) DevOps
5 59 (16.34%) TDD
6 57 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (13.30%) Continuous Delivery
8 43 (11.91%) Project Management
9 42 (11.63%) BDD
9 42 (11.63%) Risk Management
10 41 (11.36%) Test Automation
11 37 (10.25%) Root Cause Analysis
11 37 (10.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (9.70%) ITIL
13 32 (8.86%) Microservices
14 30 (8.31%) MVC
15 29 (8.03%) SOLID
16 28 (7.76%) Analytics
17 25 (6.93%) Process Improvement
18 24 (6.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 88 (24.38%) SQL
2 81 (22.44%) C#
3 63 (17.45%) Java
4 52 (14.40%) JavaScript
5 47 (13.02%) Python
6 40 (11.08%) PowerShell
7 27 (7.48%) Bash Shell
8 22 (6.09%) T-SQL
9 18 (4.99%) C++
10 15 (4.16%) Java 8
11 13 (3.60%) TypeScript
12 11 (3.05%) Ruby
13 10 (2.77%) Perl
14 8 (2.22%) VBA
15 7 (1.94%) Scala
16 6 (1.66%) C
17 3 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 3 (0.83%) Go
17 3 (0.83%) Korn
17 3 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (14.13%) Degree
2 20 (5.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (4.99%) CCNP
3 18 (4.99%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (4.71%) CCIE
5 16 (4.43%) ISEB
5 16 (4.43%) ISTQB
6 10 (2.77%) CISSP
7 8 (2.22%) PMI Certification
7 8 (2.22%) PMP
8 6 (1.66%) CISA
8 6 (1.66%) CISM
9 5 (1.39%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.11%) CRISC
10 4 (1.11%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.83%) MCITP
11 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.91%) QA
2 15 (4.16%) PMO
3 13 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (3.32%) GDPR
5 8 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (2.22%) HIPAA
5 8 (2.22%) SLA
6 7 (1.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (14.68%) Active Directory
2 32 (8.86%) Docker
3 10 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.66%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.66%) XenApp
5 2 (0.55%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.28%) ACF2
6 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.28%) HDFS
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.28%) RACF
6 1 (0.28%) StorNext
6 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (7.76%) Ansible
2 23 (6.37%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (6.09%) Puppet
4 14 (3.88%) Terraform
5 13 (3.60%) Kubernetes
6 9 (2.49%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (2.22%) Nagios
7 8 (2.22%) SCOM
8 7 (1.94%) SCCM
9 5 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (1.11%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.11%) Nessus
10 4 (1.11%) Prometheus
10 4 (1.11%) SCOrch
10 4 (1.11%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.83%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.83%) CASB
11 3 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.83%) Salt
11 3 (0.83%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 80 (22.16%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.20%) CheckPoint
3 23 (6.37%) Cisco
4 18 (4.99%) Palo Alto
5 17 (4.71%) F5
6 16 (4.43%) Splunk
7 13 (3.60%) Citrix
7 13 (3.60%) Oracle
8 11 (3.05%) Google
8 11 (3.05%) VMware
9 7 (1.94%) Riverbed
10 6 (1.66%) McAfee
10 6 (1.66%) Terracotta
11 5 (1.39%) Sun
11 5 (1.39%) Symantec
11 5 (1.39%) Veeam
12 4 (1.11%) AppDynamics
12 4 (1.11%) Bloomberg
12 4 (1.11%) Reuters
12 4 (1.11%) Salesforce.com