Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 102 166
Rank change year-on-year 0 +64 +4
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 339 296 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.10% 2.91% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 3.19% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 299 259 212
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -10.26%
10th Percentile £41,000 £32,500 £35,800
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,400 £68,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -8.70%

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 10,088 9,285 11,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.27% 91.42% 91.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8,961 8,346 10,798
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 - 6 £53,750 -
Continuous Improvement
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 180 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (50.15%) Finance
3 107 (31.56%) Microsoft
4 105 (30.97%) SQL
5 78 (23.01%) Problem-Solving
6 77 (22.71%) Java
7 70 (20.65%) Degree
8 68 (20.06%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (19.47%) Scrum
10 54 (15.93%) SQL Server
10 54 (15.93%) TDD
11 53 (15.63%) Test Automation
11 53 (15.63%) DevOps
12 51 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
12 51 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
13 50 (14.75%) C#
14 48 (14.16%) BDD
14 48 (14.16%) Computer Science
15 44 (12.98%) QA
15 44 (12.98%) JavaScript
16 43 (12.68%) Microservices
17 40 (11.80%) Project Management
17 40 (11.80%) Software Engineering
18 38 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
19 37 (10.91%) Banking
20 36 (10.62%) ITIL
21 35 (10.32%) Python
21 35 (10.32%) .NET
22 34 (10.03%) Firewall
23 33 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 8 (2.36%) Anypoint
1 8 (2.36%) Mule
2 7 (2.06%) Confluence
3 4 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (0.88%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.59%) CICS
5 2 (0.59%) CMS
5 2 (0.59%) Ethereum
5 2 (0.59%) GemFire
5 2 (0.59%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.59%) SAS
5 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (4.72%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (2.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.29%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 8 (2.36%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.47%) Magento
3 4 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.18%) Elite 3E
3 4 (1.18%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.18%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.29%) Advent Moxy
5 1 (0.29%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 1 (0.29%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.29%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 51 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.95%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (2.65%) PaaS
4 9 (2.65%) SaaS
5 7 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.06%) IaaS
6 4 (1.18%) npm
7 3 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.88%) Serverless
8 2 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.59%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.59%) Office 365
8 2 (0.59%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.29%) G Suite
9 1 (0.29%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.03%) Firewall
2 24 (7.08%) SNMP
3 20 (5.90%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (5.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 20 (5.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 12 (3.54%) Internet
5 10 (2.95%) VPN
6 9 (2.65%) WAN
7 8 (2.36%) DNS
8 7 (2.06%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (2.06%) LAN
9 6 (1.77%) DHCP
10 5 (1.47%) Network Security
10 5 (1.47%) VLAN
11 4 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (1.18%) MPLS
11 4 (1.18%) NAS
11 4 (1.18%) SAN
11 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (9.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (8.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (5.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 18 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (5.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (4.13%) Big Data
9 13 (3.83%) OLTP
9 13 (3.83%) Power BI
9 13 (3.83%) Siebel EIM
10 11 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (2.95%) NoSQL
11 10 (2.95%) Relational Database
12 9 (2.65%) Blockchain
12 9 (2.65%) MySQL
13 8 (2.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 8 (2.36%) Data Lake
14 6 (1.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (5.60%) Jenkins
2 19 (5.60%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.42%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.13%) JIRA
5 13 (3.83%) Maven
6 11 (3.24%) MSBuild
6 11 (3.24%) Selenium
7 10 (2.95%) SpecFlow
8 7 (2.06%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (1.77%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.47%) CircleCI
10 5 (1.47%) HP UFT
10 5 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (1.47%) Protractor
10 5 (1.47%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.18%) gulp
11 4 (1.18%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.88%) git-flow
12 3 (0.88%) Grunt
General
1 170 (50.15%) Finance
2 37 (10.91%) Banking
3 31 (9.14%) Advertising
4 25 (7.37%) Games
5 12 (3.54%) Back Office
6 11 (3.24%) Front Office
6 11 (3.24%) Legal
7 7 (2.06%) Retail
7 7 (2.06%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.77%) Law
9 5 (1.47%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.18%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.88%) French Language
11 3 (0.88%) German Language
11 3 (0.88%) Marketing
12 2 (0.59%) Publishing
12 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (30.97%) Developer
2 39 (11.50%) Analyst
3 29 (8.55%) Java Developer
4 23 (6.78%) Senior Developer
5 22 (6.49%) .NET Developer
5 22 (6.49%) Network Engineer
6 20 (5.90%) Software Engineer
7 18 (5.31%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (4.72%) Project Manager
9 13 (3.83%) Architect
9 13 (3.83%) C# Developer
10 12 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (3.54%) Scrum Master
10 12 (3.54%) SSIS Developer
11 11 (3.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 11 (3.24%) Java Engineer
11 11 (3.24%) Senior Software Developer
11 11 (3.24%) SQL Developer
12 10 (2.95%) Java Software Engineer
12 10 (2.95%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.32%) .NET
2 31 (9.14%) Spring
3 23 (6.78%) HTML
4 21 (6.19%) CSS
4 21 (6.19%) Web Services
5 20 (5.90%) 802.1X
5 20 (5.90%) ASP.NET
5 20 (5.90%) REST
6 18 (5.31%) Hibernate
6 18 (5.31%) HTML5
7 14 (4.13%) CSS3
8 12 (3.54%) AngularJS
8 12 (3.54%) React
8 12 (3.54%) Spring Boot
9 11 (3.24%) RESTful
10 10 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (2.95%) Gherkin
11 9 (2.65%) .NET Core
11 9 (2.65%) JDBC
12 8 (2.36%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 51 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (14.16%) Computer Science
3 29 (8.55%) Fintech
4 21 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (5.90%) Management Information System
6 18 (5.31%) Data Structures
7 17 (5.01%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (3.83%) User Experience
9 11 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.95%) Algorithms
11 9 (2.65%) Mobile App
11 9 (2.65%) Reinsurance
12 8 (2.36%) Replication
13 7 (2.06%) Hedge funds
14 5 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (1.18%) Analytical Mindset
15 4 (1.18%) Derivative
15 4 (1.18%) Fixed Income
15 4 (1.18%) HP StoreVirtual
15 4 (1.18%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.85%) Linux
2 28 (8.26%) Unix
3 18 (5.31%) Windows
4 6 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.47%) Android
6 4 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (23.01%) Problem-Solving
3 68 (20.06%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (19.47%) Scrum
5 54 (15.93%) TDD
6 53 (15.63%) DevOps
6 53 (15.63%) Test Automation
7 48 (14.16%) BDD
8 43 (12.68%) Microservices
9 40 (11.80%) Project Management
9 40 (11.80%) Software Engineering
10 38 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (10.62%) ITIL
12 30 (8.85%) Process Improvement
12 30 (8.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 29 (8.55%) Continuous Delivery
14 28 (8.26%) Decision-Making
14 28 (8.26%) Release Management
14 28 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
15 25 (7.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 105 (30.97%) SQL
2 77 (22.71%) Java
3 50 (14.75%) C#
4 44 (12.98%) JavaScript
5 35 (10.32%) Python
6 22 (6.49%) Bash Shell
7 20 (5.90%) T-SQL
8 18 (5.31%) C++
9 17 (5.01%) Java 8
10 13 (3.83%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.24%) VBA
12 10 (2.95%) C
12 10 (2.95%) Ruby
13 9 (2.65%) Perl
14 8 (2.36%) Groovy
14 8 (2.36%) PHP
15 5 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 4 (1.18%) Java 9
16 4 (1.18%) Scala
16 4 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 70 (20.65%) Degree
2 24 (7.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (6.49%) CCNP
3 22 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (5.90%) CCIE
5 13 (3.83%) CISSP
6 9 (2.65%) MCITP
6 9 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (2.65%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.65%) PMP
7 8 (2.36%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 7 (2.06%) ISEB
8 7 (2.06%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.47%) CISM
10 3 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.29%) CSSLP
12 1 (0.29%) MOS
12 1 (0.29%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.98%) QA
2 18 (5.31%) PMO
3 8 (2.36%) Data Quality
4 7 (2.06%) SLA
5 4 (1.18%) GDPR
5 4 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.59%) NIST 800
6 2 (0.59%) SEPA
7 1 (0.29%) COBIT
7 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.72%) Docker
3 9 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.18%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.59%) ACF2
5 2 (0.59%) RACF
6 1 (0.29%) HDFS
6 1 (0.29%) LXC
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (5.90%) Ansible
2 13 (3.83%) Puppet
3 10 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.65%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (2.06%) Kubernetes
5 7 (2.06%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (2.06%) Nessus
6 3 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.88%) Terraform
7 2 (0.59%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.59%) Kibana
7 2 (0.59%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.59%) Salt
8 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.29%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.29%) logstash
8 1 (0.29%) Mesos
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 107 (31.56%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.14%) Cisco
3 30 (8.85%) CheckPoint
4 22 (6.49%) Palo Alto
5 20 (5.90%) F5
6 14 (4.13%) Siebel
7 13 (3.83%) HP
8 12 (3.54%) Google
9 11 (3.24%) Oracle
9 11 (3.24%) VMware
10 9 (2.65%) Splunk
11 8 (2.36%) MuleSoft
12 7 (2.06%) McAfee
12 7 (2.06%) NetApp
13 6 (1.77%) Citrix
13 6 (1.77%) IBM
13 6 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.77%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.47%) New Relic
15 4 (1.18%) Tableau