Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 88 85
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +54
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 438 416 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.57% 3.40% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 3.81% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 289 301 375
East of England median annual salary £54,500 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.81% +7.14% +8.89%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,000 £69,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,890 10,910 12,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.75% 89.24% 89.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8,240 8,761 10,317
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in the East of England

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in the East of England

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in the East of England

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Hertfordshire +22 227 £57,500 +4.55% 26
Cambridgeshire -14 113 £51,250 -6.82% 15
Suffolk +13 39 £39,000 -4.88% 1
Norfolk +1 21 £37,000 -1.33% 4
Bedfordshire -17 21 £51,250 +7.89% 4
Essex +10 17 £42,500 -10.53% 10
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 214 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (19.18%) Windows
2 84 (19.18%) Problem-Solving
3 83 (18.95%) Java
4 82 (18.72%) Finance
5 80 (18.26%) Degree
6 76 (17.35%) Project Management
6 76 (17.35%) Retail
7 68 (15.53%) Microsoft
8 67 (15.30%) JavaScript
9 65 (14.84%) SQL
10 64 (14.61%) HTML
10 64 (14.61%) ITIL
11 59 (13.47%) Test Automation
12 53 (12.10%) E-Commerce
12 53 (12.10%) CSS
13 52 (11.87%) SDLC
14 50 (11.42%) Amazon AWS
14 50 (11.42%) OO
15 45 (10.27%) Linux
15 45 (10.27%) C#
15 45 (10.27%) Git (software)
16 44 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (9.59%) Software Engineering
18 41 (9.36%) SQL Server
18 41 (9.36%) Scrum
18 41 (9.36%) Coaching
19 40 (9.13%) DevOps
19 40 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
19 40 (9.13%) Unix

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (3.20%) OpenStack
2 11 (2.51%) SharePoint Server
2 11 (2.51%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.83%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.37%) Apache
5 5 (1.14%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.68%) IIS
7 3 (0.68%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.46%) Confluence
8 2 (0.46%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.23%) CMS
9 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.23%) nginx
9 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (6.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (4.34%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (2.51%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.91%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.46%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.46%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.23%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.23%) Maya
9 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.23%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.68%) Maximo
4 3 (0.68%) Workfront
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.23%) FastStats
6 1 (0.23%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 1 (0.23%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 50 (11.42%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.02%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (3.88%) GitHub
4 16 (3.65%) SaaS
5 10 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (1.83%) Office 365
7 6 (1.37%) Boomi
8 5 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.68%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.23%) Akamai
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.23%) Datadog
10 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.23%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.02%) DNS
2 16 (3.65%) DHCP
3 13 (2.97%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.05%) HTTP
4 9 (2.05%) VPN
5 7 (1.60%) Firewall
6 6 (1.37%) Internet
7 4 (0.91%) LAN
7 4 (0.91%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (0.91%) WAN
7 4 (0.91%) WebEx
8 3 (0.68%) DKIM
8 3 (0.68%) DMARC
8 3 (0.68%) MPLS
8 3 (0.68%) SNMP
8 3 (0.68%) SSL
8 3 (0.68%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.23%) 802.11
9 1 (0.23%) BGP
9 1 (0.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (2.51%) RDBMS
5 10 (2.28%) MySQL
6 9 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.60%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.14%) Power BI
10 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.91%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.91%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.46%) Big Data
13 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.46%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 45 (10.27%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.08%) Selenium
3 26 (5.94%) JIRA
4 25 (5.71%) WebDriver
5 23 (5.25%) Cucumber
6 17 (3.88%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.74%) JBehave
7 12 (2.74%) JUnit
7 12 (2.74%) TeamCity
8 11 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (2.28%) Metasploit
9 10 (2.28%) NUnit
10 9 (2.05%) LabVIEW
10 9 (2.05%) Maven
11 8 (1.83%) Mercurial
11 8 (1.83%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.60%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.37%) JMeter
14 5 (1.14%) LoadRunner
14 5 (1.14%) Robot Framework
General
1 82 (18.72%) Finance
2 76 (17.35%) Retail
3 25 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.42%) Advertising
5 11 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.83%) Electronics
7 6 (1.37%) Marketing
8 4 (0.91%) Back Office
8 4 (0.91%) Games
8 4 (0.91%) Legal
8 4 (0.91%) Publishing
9 2 (0.46%) Law
9 2 (0.46%) Local Government
10 1 (0.23%) Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (17.81%) Developer
2 48 (10.96%) Analyst
3 26 (5.94%) Security Engineer
4 25 (5.71%) Team Leader
5 23 (5.25%) Business Analyst
6 21 (4.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 20 (4.57%) Java Developer
7 20 (4.57%) Test Engineer
8 18 (4.11%) Project Manager
8 18 (4.11%) Scrum Master
8 18 (4.11%) Software Engineer
9 16 (3.65%) Cloud Developer
9 16 (3.65%) Head of Development
9 16 (3.65%) IoT Developer
10 14 (3.20%) Head of Software Development
11 13 (2.97%) Principal Engineer
12 12 (2.74%) Architect
12 12 (2.74%) Software Developer
12 12 (2.74%) Technical Leader
12 12 (2.74%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (14.61%) HTML
2 53 (12.10%) CSS
3 36 (8.22%) HTML5
4 33 (7.53%) .NET
4 33 (7.53%) AngularJS
4 33 (7.53%) CSS3
5 28 (6.39%) React
6 23 (5.25%) Spring
7 20 (4.57%) XML
8 17 (3.88%) Web Services
9 14 (3.20%) Java EE
10 13 (2.97%) Akka
10 13 (2.97%) Hibernate
10 13 (2.97%) J2EE
10 13 (2.97%) jQuery
10 13 (2.97%) Kafka
10 13 (2.97%) REST
11 10 (2.28%) .NET Framework
11 10 (2.28%) RESTful
12 9 (2.05%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 28 (6.39%) Robotics
4 24 (5.48%) Data Centre
5 20 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 20 (4.57%) Security Operations Centre
6 18 (4.11%) Optoelectronics
7 15 (3.42%) Algorithms
8 12 (2.74%) Fat Client
8 12 (2.74%) Private Cloud
8 12 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.74%) Thin Client
9 11 (2.51%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.51%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.83%) Fintech
10 8 (1.83%) Mobile Payment
10 8 (1.83%) User Experience
11 7 (1.60%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 84 (19.18%) Windows
2 45 (10.27%) Linux
3 40 (9.13%) Unix
4 19 (4.34%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.20%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.28%) Kali Linux
7 8 (1.83%) Debian
8 5 (1.14%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.91%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.91%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.91%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.46%) AIX
10 2 (0.46%) VMS
11 1 (0.23%) Android
11 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.23%) CentOS
11 1 (0.23%) HPUX
11 1 (0.23%) Solaris
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (19.18%) Problem-Solving
3 76 (17.35%) Project Management
4 64 (14.61%) ITIL
5 59 (13.47%) Test Automation
6 53 (12.10%) E-Commerce
7 52 (11.87%) SDLC
8 50 (11.42%) OO
9 42 (9.59%) Software Engineering
10 41 (9.36%) Coaching
10 41 (9.36%) Scrum
11 40 (9.13%) DevOps
11 40 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 37 (8.45%) Kanban
13 36 (8.22%) PRINCE2
14 34 (7.76%) MVC
15 31 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
16 30 (6.85%) Front End Development
17 29 (6.62%) Service Delivery
18 27 (6.16%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 83 (18.95%) Java
2 67 (15.30%) JavaScript
3 65 (14.84%) SQL
4 45 (10.27%) C#
5 36 (8.22%) Python
6 34 (7.76%) PowerShell
7 19 (4.34%) Perl
8 12 (2.74%) C++
9 11 (2.51%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.51%) C
10 10 (2.28%) PHP
10 10 (2.28%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.05%) Delphi
12 7 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.37%) VBA
14 5 (1.14%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.91%) R
15 4 (0.91%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.68%) ABAP
16 3 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (18.26%) Degree
2 22 (5.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (4.57%) GIAC
4 17 (3.88%) CISA
5 16 (3.65%) MCSE
5 16 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (3.42%) CISM
6 15 (3.42%) CISSP
7 14 (3.20%) CompTIA Security+
8 12 (2.74%) CSSLP
8 12 (2.74%) Numerate Degree
8 12 (2.74%) SANS
8 12 (2.74%) SSCP
9 10 (2.28%) PhD
10 9 (2.05%) PMP
11 8 (1.83%) CREST Certified
11 8 (1.83%) GCFA
11 8 (1.83%) GCFE
11 8 (1.83%) GREM
12 5 (1.14%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.31%) QA
2 30 (6.85%) SLA
3 12 (2.74%) PMO
4 7 (1.60%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.68%) COBIT
6 2 (0.46%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.23%) GPG13
7 1 (0.23%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.23%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (2.74%) XenApp
4 10 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.68%) Docker
5 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (2.51%) Ansible
2 10 (2.28%) Nessus
2 10 (2.28%) Nmap
3 8 (1.83%) EnCase
4 6 (1.37%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.91%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.68%) Grafana
7 3 (0.68%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.46%) CSIRT
8 2 (0.46%) MOM
8 2 (0.46%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.46%) Puppet
8 2 (0.46%) QRadar
9 1 (0.23%) Nagios
9 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 68 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.25%) Oracle
3 19 (4.34%) VMware
4 16 (3.65%) SAP
5 14 (3.20%) Citrix
6 12 (2.74%) Capita
7 10 (2.28%) Netsparker
7 10 (2.28%) Qualys
8 9 (2.05%) Embarcadero
8 9 (2.05%) Sophos
9 8 (1.83%) Google
9 8 (1.83%) Veeam
10 7 (1.60%) Adobe
10 7 (1.60%) Symantec
11 6 (1.37%) EMC
12 5 (1.14%) HP
13 4 (0.91%) Cisco
13 4 (0.91%) Cognos
13 4 (0.91%) IBM
13 4 (0.91%) Peregrine