The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
London / Croydon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 40 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.30% 0.40% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 0.45% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £66,469 £47,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.93% +4.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,644 £47,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,294 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 156 222 148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 85.71% 88.80% 78.31%
Number of salaries quoted 116 206 132
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,753 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Croydon

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Croydon.

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Croydon

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Croydon over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) User Stories
2 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) Games
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Feature Driven Development
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (23.08%) ATDD
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Service Design
5 2 (15.38%) Power BI
5 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Big Data
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) FitNesse
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) NUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Hudson
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Process Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Report Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum Master
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Apache CXF
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) User Stories
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) ATDD
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Feature Driven Development
4 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Service Design
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow