Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
North East > Durham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 24 60
Rank change year-on-year -17 +36 -30
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 17 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 4.90% 8.27% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.30% 9.13% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 3
Durham median annual salary £36,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.21% +26.67% -28.57%
10th Percentile £13,300 £31,850 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,550 £77,150 £38,750
North East median annual salary £43,750 £46,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -5.91% +29.17% -16.28%

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 Durham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 321 241 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 92.51% 90.60% 90.58%
Number of salaries quoted 273 217 319
Durham median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £28,150
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Durham

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Durham

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Durham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Durham

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Durham region over the 6 months to 24 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
Darlington -5 7 £31,825 -6.94%
Stockton-on-Tees -2 2 £35,750 -4.67%
Continuous Improvement
North East

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

1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
4 5 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Statistics
6 3 (17.65%) IT Governance
6 3 (17.65%) Marketing
6 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (17.65%) Organisational Learning
6 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) SAP
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) Electronics
6 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
7 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
7 2 (11.76%) Data Management
7 2 (11.76%) Document Management

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
1 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Power BI
2 2 (11.76%) Spotfire
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) IT Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Head of IT
2 3 (17.65%) Head of IT Operations
2 3 (17.65%) Head of Operations
2 3 (17.65%) IT Director
2 3 (17.65%) Operations Director
3 2 (11.76%) Data Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Data Scientist
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Master Data Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
2 1 (5.88%) JavaFX
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) OpenVMS
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Statistics
3 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (17.65%) IT Governance
4 3 (17.65%) Organisational Learning
4 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.76%) Data Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Internal Audit
5 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) People Management
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) R
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby
2 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (11.76%) HNC
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 14001
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 22301
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 9000
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) ABBYY
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) Kofax
3 2 (11.76%) Tableau
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Capita