Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 104 113
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +50
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 313 351 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.01% 3.12% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 3.34% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 237 305 239
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £101,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%

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 9,692 10,498 9,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.34% 93.39% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8,555 9,334 8,593
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.44% +0.83% +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 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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.

1 151 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (41.85%) Finance
3 67 (21.41%) SQL
4 61 (19.49%) Scrum
5 55 (17.57%) DevOps
6 54 (17.25%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (16.93%) Project Management
8 52 (16.61%) Amazon AWS
9 50 (15.97%) SQL Server
10 45 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (14.06%) .NET
12 43 (13.74%) JavaScript
12 43 (13.74%) Microsoft
12 43 (13.74%) Degree
13 42 (13.42%) C#
13 42 (13.42%) User Experience
14 39 (12.46%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
16 36 (11.50%) TDD
16 36 (11.50%) Coaching
17 35 (11.18%) HTML
17 35 (11.18%) Python
17 35 (11.18%) Software Engineering
18 34 (10.86%) SharePoint
18 34 (10.86%) Java
18 34 (10.86%) Microservices
18 34 (10.86%) Analytics
19 32 (10.22%) CSS
19 32 (10.22%) Asset Management
20 31 (9.90%) Git (software)

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 34 (10.86%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.47%) CMS
3 10 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (2.24%) Confluence
4 7 (2.24%) IIS
5 6 (1.92%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (1.60%) Mule
6 5 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.96%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.96%) Drupal
8 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.96%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.64%) Moodle
10 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.32%) SAS
10 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.64%) InDesign
4 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.64%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (3.19%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (1.92%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.64%) iTrent
4 1 (0.32%) Endur
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.32%) Primavera
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 52 (16.61%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (6.71%) Office 365
4 13 (4.15%) PaaS
5 11 (3.51%) IaaS
6 8 (2.56%) GitHub
6 8 (2.56%) SaaS
7 7 (2.24%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (1.28%) Power Platform
9 3 (0.96%) Serverless
10 2 (0.64%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.64%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.64%) Slack
11 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.19%) Firewall
2 5 (1.60%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.28%) LAN
3 4 (1.28%) SAN
3 4 (1.28%) WAN
3 4 (1.28%) Wireless
4 3 (0.96%) Broadband
4 3 (0.96%) DHCP
4 3 (0.96%) DNS
4 3 (0.96%) Skype
4 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.96%) VoIP
5 2 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.64%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (0.64%) IPsec
5 2 (0.64%) MPLS
5 2 (0.64%) Multicast
5 2 (0.64%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.64%) SNMP
5 2 (0.64%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.97%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (5.11%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.79%) Big Data
4 15 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.92%) MySQL
7 6 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.96%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 31 (9.90%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.79%) JIRA
3 12 (3.83%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.56%) Babel
4 8 (2.56%) Maven
5 7 (2.24%) Jasmine
5 7 (2.24%) Mocha
5 7 (2.24%) SonarQube
5 7 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (2.24%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.96%) Hudson
7 3 (0.96%) webpack
8 2 (0.64%) gulp
8 2 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.64%) Moq
8 2 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.64%) PhantomJS
8 2 (0.64%) Protractor
General
1 131 (41.85%) Finance
2 21 (6.71%) Financial Institution
3 19 (6.07%) Banking
4 13 (4.15%) Advertising
5 11 (3.51%) Front Office
6 10 (3.19%) Retail
7 8 (2.56%) Marketing
8 7 (2.24%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.92%) Law
10 5 (1.60%) Publishing
11 4 (1.28%) Local Government
12 3 (0.96%) Legal
13 2 (0.64%) Billing
13 2 (0.64%) Games
13 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.32%) Back Office
14 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.32%) Prime Brokerage
14 1 (0.32%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 65 (20.77%) Developer
2 25 (7.99%) .NET Developer
2 25 (7.99%) Analyst
3 20 (6.39%) Cloud Engineer
4 17 (5.43%) AWS Engineer
5 16 (5.11%) C# Developer
5 16 (5.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 15 (4.79%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 15 (4.79%) Project Manager
6 15 (4.79%) Senior Developer
7 14 (4.47%) Technical Leader
8 12 (3.83%) Architect
8 12 (3.83%) Consultant
8 12 (3.83%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (3.83%) IT Manager
8 12 (3.83%) Support Analyst
9 11 (3.51%) Scrum Master
9 11 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (3.51%) Test Automation Engineer
9 11 (3.51%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.06%) .NET
2 35 (11.18%) HTML
3 32 (10.22%) CSS
4 30 (9.58%) Web Services
5 26 (8.31%) AngularJS
6 24 (7.67%) REST
7 23 (7.35%) HTML5
8 22 (7.03%) React
8 22 (7.03%) Spring
9 19 (6.07%) .NET Core
9 19 (6.07%) CSS3
9 19 (6.07%) Node.js
10 17 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (4.79%) ASP.NET
12 14 (4.47%) jQuery
13 13 (4.15%) Redux
14 12 (3.83%) Jest
14 12 (3.83%) RESTful
15 11 (3.51%) Vue.js
15 11 (3.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (17.25%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (13.42%) User Experience
3 31 (9.90%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (5.11%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.79%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.56%) Online Banking
9 7 (2.24%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.24%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.92%) Equities
10 6 (1.92%) Reinsurance
11 5 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.60%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.28%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.96%) Analytical Mindset
13 3 (0.96%) Clustering
13 3 (0.96%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.64%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.58%) Windows
2 15 (4.79%) Linux
3 14 (4.47%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.24%) Unix
4 7 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.28%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (19.49%) Scrum
3 55 (17.57%) DevOps
4 53 (16.93%) Project Management
5 45 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (12.46%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (11.50%) Coaching
7 36 (11.50%) TDD
8 35 (11.18%) Software Engineering
9 34 (10.86%) Analytics
9 34 (10.86%) Microservices
10 32 (10.22%) Asset Management
11 31 (9.90%) Mentoring
12 28 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (8.95%) SDLC
13 27 (8.63%) Collaborative Working
14 25 (7.99%) Continuous Deployment
15 23 (7.35%) Decision-Making
15 23 (7.35%) ITIL
15 23 (7.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 67 (21.41%) SQL
2 43 (13.74%) JavaScript
3 42 (13.42%) C#
4 35 (11.18%) Python
5 34 (10.86%) Java
6 23 (7.35%) Go
6 23 (7.35%) PowerShell
6 23 (7.35%) Ruby
7 15 (4.79%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.15%) C
9 9 (2.88%) ES6
9 9 (2.88%) TypeScript
10 8 (2.56%) PHP
11 7 (2.24%) Java 8
12 6 (1.92%) R
13 3 (0.96%) Scala
14 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.64%) HiveQL
14 2 (0.64%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.32%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 43 (13.74%) Degree
2 10 (3.19%) HND
3 8 (2.56%) AWS Certification
4 7 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.60%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.28%) CISSP
7 3 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (0.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.64%) CCNA
8 2 (0.64%) CISA
8 2 (0.64%) CISM
8 2 (0.64%) IIBA
8 2 (0.64%) ISEB
8 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.64%) MCP
8 2 (0.64%) MOS
8 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.64%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.39%) QA
2 13 (4.15%) PMO
3 7 (2.24%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.24%) SLA
4 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.64%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.32%) GDPR
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.32%) NIST
System Software
1 24 (7.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.51%) Docker
3 6 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.28%) XenApp
5 3 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 23 (7.35%) Ansible
2 19 (6.07%) Puppet
3 15 (4.79%) Kubernetes
4 11 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (3.51%) Terraform
5 10 (3.19%) Packer
6 3 (0.96%) WSUS
7 2 (0.64%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.64%) Nessus
7 2 (0.64%) SCCM
8 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.32%) Control-M
8 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.32%) Foglight
8 1 (0.32%) Kibana
8 1 (0.32%) SCOM
8 1 (0.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 43 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.07%) SAP
3 18 (5.75%) Citrix
4 14 (4.47%) Oracle
5 11 (3.51%) VMware
6 10 (3.19%) Ivanti
7 8 (2.56%) Cisco
8 7 (2.24%) Splunk
8 7 (2.24%) Workday
8 7 (2.24%) Xamarin
9 6 (1.92%) Tableau
10 5 (1.60%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.28%) Bloomberg
11 4 (1.28%) Google
11 4 (1.28%) HP
11 4 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.96%) Adobe
12 3 (0.96%) Alteryx
12 3 (0.96%) NetApp
13 2 (0.64%) iManage