Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 39 45
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 16 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.99% 6.66% 6.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 7.62% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 45 37
Devon median annual salary £43,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +7.14% -16.77%
10th Percentile £36,495 £27,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,128 £45,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 464 630 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 86.73% 87.38% 90.09%
Number of salaries quoted 353 571 444
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -5.80%
10th Percentile £23,550 £24,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £52,500 £58,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +2.56%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Devon

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Devon

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Devon over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Devon

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Exeter -7 11 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Newton Abbot - 3 - -
Plymouth +2 1 £54,297 +27.76% 1
Continuous Improvement
South West

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Devon region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
2 5 (31.25%) Quality Management
2 5 (31.25%) ISO 14001
2 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
2 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
2 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) NHS
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Retail
4 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (12.50%) Veeam
5 2 (12.50%) Skype

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) 802.11
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 2 (12.50%) IPv4
2 2 (12.50%) IPv6
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Skype
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Business Systems Manager
1 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) QA Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Quality Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
1 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
1 5 (31.25%) Quality Management
1 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
2 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) RAD
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) Content Management
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCITP
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO 14001
1 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Avaya
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Dell
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Sonus
2 2 (12.50%) Veeam
2 2 (12.50%) VMware