Period
to

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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 84 82 83
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 257 170 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.48% 3.40% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 3.56% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 192 121 173
10th Percentile £47,996 £41,250 £39,785
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +2.09%
75th Percentile £85,000 £88,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £95,000 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +4.00%

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 6,997 4,771 6,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.82% 95.48% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,574 4,265 5,839
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £107,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £68,211
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.62% +4.94%

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 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 3 £95,000 -
Continuous Improvement
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 136 (52.92%) Agile
2 87 (33.85%) Social Skills
3 69 (26.85%) Finance
4 65 (25.29%) DevOps
4 65 (25.29%) Coaching
5 60 (23.35%) Scrum
6 53 (20.62%) AWS
7 46 (17.90%) Degree
8 44 (17.12%) Project Management
9 42 (16.34%) Microsoft
9 42 (16.34%) Azure
9 42 (16.34%) React
10 41 (15.95%) Mentoring
10 41 (15.95%) Java
10 41 (15.95%) SQL
11 36 (14.01%) Kanban
11 36 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (13.23%) Microservices
13 32 (12.45%) Test Automation
14 30 (11.67%) Python
15 29 (11.28%) JavaScript
15 29 (11.28%) Kubernetes
16 27 (10.51%) Fintech
17 26 (10.12%) JIRA
17 26 (10.12%) Banking
18 25 (9.73%) Docker
18 25 (9.73%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 25 (9.73%) CI/CD
19 24 (9.34%) Sprint Planning
19 24 (9.34%) 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 15 (5.84%) Confluence
2 11 (4.28%) IIS
3 4 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.17%) Appian
5 2 (0.78%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.39%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.39%) JBoss
6 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (1.95%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.17%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.78%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.78%) SAP MDG
3 2 (0.78%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 53 (20.62%) AWS
2 42 (16.34%) Azure
3 21 (8.17%) GCP
4 20 (7.78%) Microsoft 365
5 16 (6.23%) Power Platform
5 16 (6.23%) SaaS
6 11 (4.28%) GitHub
7 8 (3.11%) Serverless
8 7 (2.72%) Azure Pipelines
8 7 (2.72%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (2.72%) Power Automate
8 7 (2.72%) PowerApps
9 6 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (2.33%) Azure Functions
10 3 (1.17%) PaaS
11 2 (0.78%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.78%) Slack
12 1 (0.39%) Google Container Engine
12 1 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
12 1 (0.39%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) Broadband
1 6 (2.33%) SMTP
2 5 (1.95%) Firewall
3 3 (1.17%) FTP
4 2 (0.78%) DHCP
4 2 (0.78%) DNS
4 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.78%) VPN
4 2 (0.78%) WAN
4 2 (0.78%) WebEx
4 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.39%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
5 1 (0.39%) MPLS
5 1 (0.39%) Multicast
5 1 (0.39%) Network Security
5 1 (0.39%) RSVP
5 1 (0.39%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.45%) Power BI
1 14 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.72%) Metadata
3 5 (1.95%) Data Lake
4 4 (1.56%) Big Data
4 4 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.56%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.78%) MySQL
6 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.39%) DataStage
7 1 (0.39%) GIS
7 1 (0.39%) HBase
7 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.39%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 26 (10.12%) JIRA
2 20 (7.78%) Jenkins
3 15 (5.84%) Selenium
4 13 (5.06%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.67%) Git (software)
6 11 (4.28%) Visual Studio Code
7 8 (3.11%) JUnit
7 8 (3.11%) Postman
8 7 (2.72%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.72%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.95%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.56%) gulp
11 3 (1.17%) JMeter
11 3 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.78%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.78%) GitLab
12 2 (0.78%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.78%) Zephyr
13 1 (0.39%) NeoLoad
13 1 (0.39%) webpack
General
1 87 (33.85%) Social Skills
2 69 (26.85%) Finance
3 26 (10.12%) Banking
4 20 (7.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 20 (7.78%) Organisational Skills
5 18 (7.00%) Legal
6 16 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (6.23%) Documentation Skills
7 13 (5.06%) Marketing
8 11 (4.28%) Retail
9 9 (3.50%) Presentation Skills
10 8 (3.11%) Law
11 6 (2.33%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.95%) Billing
12 5 (1.95%) Front Office
13 4 (1.56%) Aviation
13 4 (1.56%) Back Office
13 4 (1.56%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (14.01%) Developer
2 22 (8.56%) Scrum Master
3 20 (7.78%) Analyst
3 20 (7.78%) Team Leader
4 17 (6.61%) Agile Coach
5 13 (5.06%) Test Engineer
6 12 (4.67%) C# Developer
6 12 (4.67%) React Developer
6 12 (4.67%) Technical Leader
7 11 (4.28%) .NET Developer
7 11 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (3.89%) Project Manager
9 9 (3.50%) Architect
10 8 (3.11%) Development Engineer
11 7 (2.72%) Consultant
11 7 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.72%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.72%) Software Developer
11 7 (2.72%) Software Engineer
11 7 (2.72%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (16.34%) React
2 20 (7.78%) AngularJS
2 20 (7.78%) REST
3 16 (6.23%) .NET
3 16 (6.23%) RESTful
4 13 (5.06%) .NET Core
5 12 (4.67%) Spring
6 11 (4.28%) HATEOAS
6 11 (4.28%) Spring Boot
7 10 (3.89%) Node.js
8 7 (2.72%) React Native
9 6 (2.33%) Grails
10 5 (1.95%) JSON
10 5 (1.95%) Kafka
11 4 (1.56%) CSS
11 4 (1.56%) HTML
11 4 (1.56%) jQuery
11 4 (1.56%) Velocity
11 4 (1.56%) Web Services
11 4 (1.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.00%) PMI
2 14 (5.45%) User Experience
3 13 (5.06%) Reinsurance
4 12 (4.67%) NHS
4 12 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (4.28%) Cloud Native
6 10 (3.89%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.72%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.72%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.33%) Social Media
9 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.56%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.17%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.17%) PKI
10 3 (1.17%) PropTech
10 3 (1.17%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.17%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.78%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.17%) Linux
2 14 (5.45%) Windows
3 7 (2.72%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.33%) Android
4 6 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.78%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (52.92%) Agile
2 65 (25.29%) Coaching
2 65 (25.29%) DevOps
3 60 (23.35%) Scrum
4 44 (17.12%) Project Management
5 41 (15.95%) Mentoring
6 36 (14.01%) Kanban
6 36 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (13.23%) Microservices
8 32 (12.45%) Test Automation
9 27 (10.51%) Fintech
10 25 (9.73%) CI/CD
10 25 (9.73%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 24 (9.34%) Sprint Planning
11 24 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (8.95%) Line Management
12 23 (8.95%) TDD
13 22 (8.56%) Conflict Resolution
14 21 (8.17%) Agile Coaching
14 21 (8.17%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.95%) Java
1 41 (15.95%) SQL
2 30 (11.67%) Python
3 29 (11.28%) JavaScript
4 22 (8.56%) C#
5 16 (6.23%) C
6 15 (5.84%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.45%) C++
8 13 (5.06%) Go
9 12 (4.67%) Groovy
10 11 (4.28%) Rust
10 11 (4.28%) Scala
11 7 (2.72%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.17%) Bash
13 2 (0.78%) ES6
13 2 (0.78%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (17.90%) Degree
2 18 (7.00%) PMI Certification
3 13 (5.06%) Master's Degree
4 10 (3.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (3.89%) Postgraduate
5 5 (1.95%) CISSP
6 3 (1.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.78%) APMG
7 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) CGEIT
8 1 (0.39%) CISA
8 1 (0.39%) CISM
8 1 (0.39%) CRISC
8 1 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.00%) GDPR
2 15 (5.84%) QA
3 7 (2.72%) PMO
3 7 (2.72%) SLA
4 6 (2.33%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.17%) NIST
6 2 (0.78%) Accessibility
6 2 (0.78%) MiFID
6 2 (0.78%) SOC 2
System Software
1 25 (9.73%) Docker
2 16 (6.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (11.28%) Kubernetes
2 11 (4.28%) Terraform
3 8 (3.11%) SCCM
4 4 (1.56%) Ansible
5 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.17%) Puppet
6 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.39%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.39%) Kibana
7 1 (0.39%) logstash
Vendors
1 42 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.50%) SAP
3 7 (2.72%) Citrix
4 4 (1.56%) Atlassian
4 4 (1.56%) Google
4 4 (1.56%) Oracle
4 4 (1.56%) VMware
5 3 (1.17%) Aderant
5 3 (1.17%) iManage
5 3 (1.17%) Workday
6 2 (0.78%) Apple
6 2 (0.78%) Arqiva
6 2 (0.78%) Blue Prism
6 2 (0.78%) BMC
6 2 (0.78%) Cisco
6 2 (0.78%) EMC
6 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.78%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.39%) Informatica
7 1 (0.39%) MicroStrategy