Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 133 155
Rank change year-on-year +13 +22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 264 230 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.48% 2.19% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.45% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 234 216 199
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% +10.19% -1.82%
10th Percentile £40,561 £32,500 £40,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,375 £76,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -1.82%

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 9,715 9,395 12,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.11% 89.49% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8,642 8,556 11,063
City of London median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,775 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 February 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 17 February 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 - 3 £47,500 -
Continuous Improvement
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 121 (45.83%) Finance
2 101 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (37.50%) ITIL
4 86 (32.58%) SQL
5 85 (32.20%) Test Automation
6 81 (30.68%) SQL Server
7 58 (21.97%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (21.21%) JavaScript
9 49 (18.56%) Microsoft
10 45 (17.05%) Windows
11 44 (16.67%) QA
12 43 (16.29%) SDLC
13 42 (15.91%) .NET
14 40 (15.15%) C#
15 39 (14.77%) Change Management
16 37 (14.02%) Siebel
16 37 (14.02%) Release Management
17 34 (12.88%) OO
18 31 (11.74%) HTML
18 31 (11.74%) Web Services
18 31 (11.74%) User Acceptance Testing
19 30 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 29 (10.98%) ASP.NET
21 28 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
22 27 (10.23%) Fintech
23 26 (9.85%) SQL Server 2014
23 26 (9.85%) Performance Monitoring
23 26 (9.85%) CSS
23 26 (9.85%) CMS
24 25 (9.47%) Scrum

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 26 (9.85%) CMS
2 20 (7.58%) EPiServer
3 7 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.27%) Confluence
4 6 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.52%) LiveLink
6 3 (1.14%) DataSynapse
6 3 (1.14%) IIS
7 2 (0.76%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.38%) Apache
8 1 (0.38%) nginx
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (5.30%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.38%) InVision
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) ION MarketView
1 3 (1.14%) iTrent
1 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.41%) Office 365
3 9 (3.41%) SaaS
4 7 (2.65%) IaaS
5 6 (2.27%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (2.27%) Serverless
6 3 (1.14%) Akamai
6 3 (1.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.14%) CloudFront
6 3 (1.14%) GitHub
6 3 (1.14%) Route 53
7 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.76%) PaaS
8 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.33%) Internet
2 18 (6.82%) Intranet
3 10 (3.79%) Firewall
4 6 (2.27%) LAN
4 6 (2.27%) Network Security
4 6 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.27%) WAN
5 5 (1.89%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.89%) VPN
6 3 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.14%) DMZ
6 3 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.76%) DHCP
7 2 (0.76%) DNS
7 2 (0.76%) VLAN
7 2 (0.76%) Wireless
8 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.38%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.38%) MPLS
8 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (30.68%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (9.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 20 (7.58%) Oracle BI EE
5 15 (5.68%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.92%) Siebel EIM
7 9 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.03%) MySQL
8 8 (3.03%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (2.27%) MarkLogic
11 5 (1.89%) Infinispan
11 5 (1.89%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.52%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.52%) SQLite
13 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (8.71%) Visual Studio
3 19 (7.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (4.92%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.79%) JIRA
7 9 (3.41%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.27%) git-flow
8 6 (2.27%) JUnit
8 6 (2.27%) Maven
8 6 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (1.89%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.52%) Selenium
11 3 (1.14%) Moq
11 3 (1.14%) MSTest
12 2 (0.76%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.76%) FishEye
12 2 (0.76%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.76%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 121 (45.83%) Finance
2 21 (7.95%) Legal
3 15 (5.68%) Banking
3 15 (5.68%) Marketing
4 11 (4.17%) Retail
5 7 (2.65%) Law
6 5 (1.89%) Advertising
6 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.52%) Front Office
8 3 (1.14%) Games
9 2 (0.76%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.76%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 56 (21.21%) Developer
2 24 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 23 (8.71%) Analyst
4 19 (7.20%) .NET Developer
4 19 (7.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (6.82%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
6 16 (6.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 16 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
7 14 (5.30%) Designer
7 14 (5.30%) Team Leader
8 13 (4.92%) EPiServer Developer
9 12 (4.55%) Scrum Master
10 10 (3.79%) Administrator
10 10 (3.79%) IT Manager
11 9 (3.41%) SQL Developer
11 9 (3.41%) SSIS Developer
11 9 (3.41%) UX Designer
12 8 (3.03%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.03%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (15.91%) .NET
2 31 (11.74%) HTML
2 31 (11.74%) Web Services
3 29 (10.98%) ASP.NET
4 26 (9.85%) CSS
5 25 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (7.95%) .NET Framework
7 20 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 20 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 20 (7.58%) Entity Framework
8 16 (6.06%) HTML5
8 16 (6.06%) XML
9 14 (5.30%) RESTful
10 10 (3.79%) JSON
11 8 (3.03%) CSS3
12 7 (2.65%) Middleware
13 6 (2.27%) JavaFX
13 6 (2.27%) Swing
13 6 (2.27%) Vaadin
13 6 (2.27%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.97%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (10.23%) Fintech
3 20 (7.58%) User Experience
4 18 (6.82%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (3.41%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.03%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.65%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.27%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.27%) Credit Risk
9 6 (2.27%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.89%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.52%) BBC
11 4 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.52%) Reinsurance
11 4 (1.52%) STB
12 3 (1.14%) Derivative
12 3 (1.14%) Grid Computing
12 3 (1.14%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.05%) Windows
2 18 (6.82%) Linux
3 15 (5.68%) Apple iOS
4 14 (5.30%) Android
5 7 (2.65%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.89%) Unix
7 5 (1.89%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.52%) Fedora
9 3 (1.14%) CentOS
9 3 (1.14%) Solaris
10 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (37.50%) ITIL
3 85 (32.20%) Test Automation
4 43 (16.29%) SDLC
5 39 (14.77%) Change Management
6 37 (14.02%) Release Management
7 34 (12.88%) OO
8 31 (11.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (9.85%) Performance Monitoring
10 25 (9.47%) Content Management
10 25 (9.47%) MVC
10 25 (9.47%) Scrum
11 23 (8.71%) Web Development
12 22 (8.33%) Configuration Management
12 22 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (7.95%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 20 (7.58%) Release Automation
14 20 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
14 20 (7.58%) System Integration Testing
14 20 (7.58%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 86 (32.58%) SQL
2 56 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 40 (15.15%) C#
4 17 (6.44%) Java
4 17 (6.44%) VBScript
5 14 (5.30%) Python
6 12 (4.55%) VB
7 10 (3.79%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.41%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.03%) Perl
9 8 (3.03%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.65%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.27%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.27%) XQuery
12 5 (1.89%) XPath
13 4 (1.52%) Ruby
14 3 (1.14%) C++
14 3 (1.14%) VBA
15 2 (0.76%) PHP
15 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (6.82%) Degree
2 11 (4.17%) CISSP
3 9 (3.41%) CISM
4 8 (3.03%) CISA
5 4 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.52%) Siebel Certification
6 3 (1.14%) PMP
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.76%) ISEB
7 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.76%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.38%) CIPD
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.38%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (16.67%) QA
2 13 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.03%) SLA
4 7 (2.65%) GDPR
5 6 (2.27%) PMO
6 4 (1.52%) PCI DSS
7 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.38%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.38%) PSD2
8 1 (0.38%) SEPA
System Software
1 17 (6.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.27%) Docker
3 5 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.76%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.38%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (5.68%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (5.30%) Ansible
3 10 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.79%) Puppet
4 4 (1.52%) Perfmon
4 4 (1.52%) Terraform
5 3 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (1.14%) SCCM
5 3 (1.14%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.76%) vRealize
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.38%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.38%) Kibana
7 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.02%) Siebel
3 24 (9.09%) OpenText
4 20 (7.58%) Sun
5 18 (6.82%) HP
6 11 (4.17%) Cisco
6 11 (4.17%) VMware
7 10 (3.79%) New Relic
8 9 (3.41%) Red Hat
8 9 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.27%) Bloomberg
9 6 (2.27%) LexisNexis
9 6 (2.27%) Splunk
10 5 (1.89%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.89%) Reuters
11 4 (1.52%) Arqiva
11 4 (1.52%) BT
11 4 (1.52%) Recommind
11 4 (1.52%) Tableau
12 3 (1.14%) iManage