Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
North East > Durham
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 25 52
Rank change year-on-year -5 +27 -33
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 24 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 7.14% 6.45% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.87% 7.27% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 2
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £34,950 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.30% +16.50% -24.53%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,875 £22,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,625 £37,250
North East median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £41,976
% change year-on-year +4.38% -4.71% -20.05%

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 305 220 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 90.77% 88.71% 88.18%
Number of salaries quoted 265 193 241
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,100 £25,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,884 £57,250 £60,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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
Darlington 0 9 £31,825 -2.08% 1
Stockton-on-Tees -3 1 £35,500 -5.33%
Continuous Improvement
North East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (45.83%) Project Management
2 11 (45.83%) Performance Management
3 10 (41.67%) Degree
3 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
4 9 (37.50%) Electronics
4 9 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 9 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 9 (37.50%) SAP
4 9 (37.50%) IT Governance
4 9 (37.50%) Marketing
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 9 (37.50%) Change Control
4 9 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (37.50%) Organisational Learning
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.67%) ERP
9 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 3 (12.50%) .NET
9 3 (12.50%) C#
9 3 (12.50%) ITIL
9 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
9 3 (12.50%) Kofax

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 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
1 2 (8.33%) VoIP
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
1 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (37.50%) Electronics
3 9 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 9 (37.50%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) IT Manager
2 9 (37.50%) Head of IT
2 9 (37.50%) Head of IT Operations
2 9 (37.50%) Head of Operations
2 9 (37.50%) IT Director
2 9 (37.50%) Operations Director
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Junior
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Master Data Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Quality Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Performance Management
1 11 (45.83%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Change Control
2 9 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (37.50%) IT Governance
2 9 (37.50%) Organisational Learning
2 9 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Process Management
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
1 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 9 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) AAT
3 1 (4.17%) ACCA
3 1 (4.17%) CIMA
3 1 (4.17%) HNC
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) MCTS
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 22301
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9000
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) ABBYY
3 3 (12.50%) Kofax
4 2 (8.33%) Capita
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) EMC
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Amdocs
5 1 (4.17%) BT