Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 65 68
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 31 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.58% 2.94% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 3.37% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 13
Devon median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.82% +6.41% -6.70%
10th Percentile £32,250 £30,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £56,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.90%

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 486 682 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 87.41% 87.21% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 414 608 524
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.45% +1.47%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £56,013 £53,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +8 22 £43,500 +4.82%
Plymouth +16 8 £41,500 -2.35%
Continuous Improvement
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Business Continuity
4 9 (29.03%) Quality Management
4 9 (29.03%) ISO 14001
4 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
4 9 (29.03%) ISO 9001
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Degree
5 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (25.81%) SDLC
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) NHS
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (19.35%) XML
7 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
7 6 (19.35%) Service Management
8 5 (16.13%) User Stories
9 4 (12.90%) Analytics
9 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) Retail
9 4 (12.90%) Process Management
9 4 (12.90%) Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) SPSS
10 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma
10 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2

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 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SPSS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) Skype
1 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (3.23%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Architect
1 8 (25.81%) Systems Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Business Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Business Systems Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (19.35%) IT Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Database Developer
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Developer
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Database Developer
5 4 (12.90%) T-SQL Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Data Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Quality Manager
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) QA Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Business Continuity
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (29.03%) Quality Management
2 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
3 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) SDLC
4 6 (19.35%) Service Management
5 5 (16.13%) User Stories
6 4 (12.90%) Analytics
6 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Process Management
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.68%) Data Management
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) R
4 2 (6.45%) C
4 2 (6.45%) C#
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) ISO 14001
1 9 (29.03%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.45%) COBIT
2 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Minitab
3 1 (3.23%) Logi
3 1 (3.23%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (3.23%) Oneserve
3 1 (3.23%) Talend