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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West / Devon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 45 59
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 14 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.31% 3.30% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 3.85% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 2
Median salary £42,112 £42,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.91% -13.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,425 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £57,800
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 297 286 333
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 91.38% 85.89% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 263 255 262
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,358 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +9 14 £42,112 -23.43% 1
Continuous Improvement
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Devon region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 19 (47.50%) Degree
2 16 (40.00%) C#
3 12 (30.00%) Firmware
3 12 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 12 (30.00%) Electronics
3 12 (30.00%) Physics
3 12 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
4 11 (27.50%) C
4 11 (27.50%) C++
5 10 (25.00%) Project Management
6 9 (22.50%) Analytics
6 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (22.50%) JTAG
6 9 (22.50%) R
6 9 (22.50%) Statistics
7 8 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (17.50%) Statistical Analysis
8 7 (17.50%) Logistics
8 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.50%) MATLAB
8 7 (17.50%) Mathematical Modelling
8 7 (17.50%) Algorithms
8 7 (17.50%) Operations Research
8 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
9 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (15.00%) Visualisation
9 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 6 (15.00%) Retail

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:

Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 12 (30.00%) Electronics
2 6 (15.00%) Retail
3 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.00%) Military
5 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Designer
5 4 (10.00%) Head of Infrastructure
5 4 (10.00%) Head of IT
5 4 (10.00%) Head of IT Infrastructure
5 4 (10.00%) Head of IT Operations
5 4 (10.00%) Head of Operations
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Development Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Data Manager
7 2 (5.00%) DBA
7 2 (5.00%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (10.00%) CSS
1 4 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
1 4 (10.00%) HTML5
1 4 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (17.50%) Algorithms
5 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (10.00%) Public Cloud
5 4 (10.00%) Social Media
5 4 (10.00%) User Experience
5 4 (10.00%) Virtual Team
6 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Physics
1 12 (30.00%) Regression Testing
2 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 10 (25.00%) Project Management
4 9 (22.50%) Analytics
4 9 (22.50%) Statistics
5 8 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.50%) Logistics
6 7 (17.50%) Mathematical Modelling
6 7 (17.50%) Mathematics
6 7 (17.50%) Operations Research
6 7 (17.50%) Statistical Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (15.00%) Visualisation
8 4 (10.00%) BDD
8 4 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (10.00%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) C#
2 11 (27.50%) C
2 11 (27.50%) C++
3 9 (22.50%) R
4 7 (17.50%) MATLAB
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) JTAG
2 3 (7.50%) ISO 14001
2 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Minitab
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle