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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
South West / Devon
Rank 30 38 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 26 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.24% 6.44% 7.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.39% 7.51% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 16
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,450
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,760 £37,500 £61,000
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 Devon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 310 253 314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 86.35% 85.76% 83.96%
Number of salaries quoted 287 228 255
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,760 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +3 14 £45,000 +17.64%
Paignton - 8 £30,500 -
Torquay - 1 £40,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Devon region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 20 (40.00%) Degree
2 14 (28.00%) Statistics
2 14 (28.00%) C#
3 13 (26.00%) Firmware
3 13 (26.00%) Regression Testing
3 13 (26.00%) Electronics
3 13 (26.00%) Physics
3 13 (26.00%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (24.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 12 (24.00%) C++
4 12 (24.00%) C
5 11 (22.00%) MATLAB
5 11 (22.00%) Logistics
5 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (22.00%) Retail
5 11 (22.00%) Operations Research
5 11 (22.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 11 (22.00%) Mathematics
5 11 (22.00%) Analytics
5 11 (22.00%) R
5 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (22.00%) Algorithms
5 11 (22.00%) Mathematical Modelling
6 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 10 (20.00%) Line Management
6 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (20.00%) JTAG
6 10 (20.00%) TDD

Continuous Improvement
Top Related 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 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
1 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Infor M3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) GIS
General
1 13 (26.00%) Electronics
2 11 (22.00%) Retail
3 8 (16.00%) Finance
4 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (8.00%) Military
6 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Development Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Programmer
4 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 5 (10.00%) IT Support
5 5 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) IT Support Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Development Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Head of IT
6 4 (8.00%) Head of IT Infrastructure
6 4 (8.00%) Head of IT Operations
6 4 (8.00%) Head of Operations
6 4 (8.00%) Senior IT Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior IT Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (22.00%) Algorithms
2 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (18.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (12.00%) Android
2 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Mac OS
2 6 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Statistics
2 13 (26.00%) Physics
2 13 (26.00%) Regression Testing
3 12 (24.00%) Mentoring
3 12 (24.00%) Service Delivery
3 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.00%) Analytics
4 11 (22.00%) Logistics
4 11 (22.00%) Mathematical Modelling
4 11 (22.00%) Mathematics
4 11 (22.00%) Operations Research
4 11 (22.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.00%) Line Management
5 10 (20.00%) Project Management
5 10 (20.00%) TDD
5 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (16.00%) BDD
6 8 (16.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) C#
2 12 (24.00%) C
2 12 (24.00%) C++
3 11 (22.00%) MATLAB
3 11 (22.00%) R
4 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) JTAG
2 3 (6.00%) SLA
3 2 (4.00%) QA
4 1 (2.00%) ISO 14001
4 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Firmware
2 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Apple
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
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