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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
North East / Durham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 27 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 2.94% 1.75% 12.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 1.94% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Median salary £75,000 £24,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +206.12% -30.00%  
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 Durham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 123 103 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 90.44% 90.35% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 113 73 70
Median salary £38,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.10% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 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
Darlington - 1 £42,500 -
Continuous Improvement
North East

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Durham region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Process Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) SAS
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) MCSA
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System

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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) SAS
3 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) PBX
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Skype
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Credit Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 3 (21.43%) Process Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCSA
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Mitel
3 2 (14.29%) SAP