Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 51 61
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 27 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.36% 4.57% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 5.23% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 19
Devon median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.82% +6.41% -7.80%
10th Percentile £33,900 £28,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £45,000 £52,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.67%

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 427 650 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 84.72% 87.37% 90.27%
Number of salaries quoted 366 576 514
Devon median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.14% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,875 £51,875 £46,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -4 18 £43,750 +5.42% 3
Plymouth +17 8 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Continuous Improvement
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) Business Continuity
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) ISO 14001
4 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 9 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
4 9 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
6 7 (25.93%) NHS
7 6 (22.22%) SDLC
7 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (22.22%) User Stories
8 5 (18.52%) Degree
8 5 (18.52%) XML
9 4 (14.81%) Service Management
10 3 (11.11%) TDD
11 2 (7.41%) Project Management
11 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner
11 2 (7.41%) ITIL
11 2 (7.41%) C
11 2 (7.41%) C#
11 2 (7.41%) Java
11 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
11 2 (7.41%) Linux

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 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
1 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (3.70%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Systems Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Business Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Business Systems Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Database Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (14.81%) IT Architect
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Database Developer
5 4 (14.81%) T-SQL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Quality Manager
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (7.41%) QA Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (37.04%) Business Continuity
2 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 9 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 9 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) SDLC
3 6 (22.22%) User Stories
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) DoDAF
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Open Source
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Process Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C
3 2 (7.41%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) ISO 14001
1 9 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.41%) COBIT
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Minitab