Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 94 57
Rank change year-on-year +44 -37 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 115 61 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.58% 2.26% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 2.43% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 67 38 59
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £46,948 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.80% -1.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £36,250 £29,350
90th Percentile £73,750 £57,500 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,333 2,507 2,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.99% 93.06% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,411 1,499 1,370
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 47 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.65%) Finance
3 30 (26.09%) Coaching
4 26 (22.61%) Microsoft
5 21 (18.26%) Project Management
6 20 (17.39%) Scrum
7 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (15.65%) Windows
8 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (14.78%) Mentoring
9 17 (14.78%) Change Management
10 16 (13.91%) Service Delivery
10 16 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (13.04%) SLA
11 15 (13.04%) Test Automation
12 13 (11.30%) .NET
13 12 (10.43%) PRINCE2
13 12 (10.43%) Risk Management
13 12 (10.43%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (9.57%) Decision-Making
14 11 (9.57%) ITIL
14 11 (9.57%) C#
14 11 (9.57%) SQL
14 11 (9.57%) Analytics
15 10 (8.70%) Degree
15 10 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
15 10 (8.70%) Service Management
15 10 (8.70%) SDLC
16 9 (7.83%) Windows Server

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (6.09%) IIS
2 5 (4.35%) Apache
2 5 (4.35%) JBoss
2 5 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.74%) CMS
3 2 (1.74%) Confluence
4 1 (0.87%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.61%) SaaS
3 2 (1.74%) IaaS
3 2 (1.74%) Office 365
3 2 (1.74%) PaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.87%) GitHub
4 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) LAN
1 6 (5.22%) WAN
2 5 (4.35%) Firewall
2 5 (4.35%) VoIP
3 4 (3.48%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.74%) DHCP
4 2 (1.74%) DNS
5 1 (0.87%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) Big Data
3 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.87%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.35%) Ranorex
2 5 (4.35%) Selenium
2 5 (4.35%) SpecFlow
3 4 (3.48%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.61%) JIRA
4 3 (2.61%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.87%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (0.87%) JMeter
5 1 (0.87%) Subversion
5 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (35.65%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.74%) Marketing
4 2 (1.74%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 12 (10.43%) Project Manager
2 11 (9.57%) Analyst
3 10 (8.70%) Development Manager
4 9 (7.83%) Software Development Manager
5 8 (6.96%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.96%) Service Manager
5 8 (6.96%) Software Manager
6 7 (6.09%) Administrator
6 7 (6.09%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Head of Development
8 5 (4.35%) IT Administrator
8 5 (4.35%) QA Automation Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) QA Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Head of Software Development
9 4 (3.48%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.30%) .NET
2 5 (4.35%) Gherkin
2 5 (4.35%) HTML
2 5 (4.35%) JSP
2 5 (4.35%) Servlets
2 5 (4.35%) Web Services
3 3 (2.61%) Ajax
3 3 (2.61%) CSS
3 3 (2.61%) JavaFX
3 3 (2.61%) OAuth
3 3 (2.61%) OAuth2
3 3 (2.61%) SAML
4 2 (1.74%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.74%) HTML5
4 2 (1.74%) Swing
4 2 (1.74%) XML
5 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.87%) jQuery
5 1 (0.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.48%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.61%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.61%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.74%) Blog
5 2 (1.74%) CMDB
5 2 (1.74%) User Experience
6 1 (0.87%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.87%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.65%) Windows
2 9 (7.83%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.22%) Unix
4 4 (3.48%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.48%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.74%) Android
6 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.09%) Coaching
3 21 (18.26%) Project Management
4 20 (17.39%) Scrum
5 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (14.78%) Change Management
6 17 (14.78%) Mentoring
7 16 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (13.91%) Service Delivery
8 15 (13.04%) Test Automation
9 12 (10.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (10.43%) PRINCE2
9 12 (10.43%) Risk Management
10 11 (9.57%) Analytics
10 11 (9.57%) Decision-Making
10 11 (9.57%) ITIL
11 10 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.70%) SDLC
11 10 (8.70%) Service Management
12 9 (7.83%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) C#
1 11 (9.57%) SQL
2 7 (6.09%) Java
2 7 (6.09%) Python
3 6 (5.22%) Ruby
4 5 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.35%) Bourne shell
4 5 (4.35%) Korn
4 5 (4.35%) sed
5 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.87%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.87%) Kotlin
6 1 (0.87%) Perl
6 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Degree
2 7 (6.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.74%) MCP
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.74%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.87%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) GDPR
2 5 (4.35%) QA
3 4 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.61%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.61%) PMBOK
5 2 (1.74%) PMO
5 2 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.87%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.87%) COBIT
6 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.48%) Firmware
2 1 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) SCCM
2 2 (1.74%) Ansible
2 2 (1.74%) Puppet
3 1 (0.87%) Cacti
3 1 (0.87%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.87%) Mesos
3 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.87%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.87%) Salt
3 1 (0.87%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.48%) VMware
3 2 (1.74%) Micro Focus
3 2 (1.74%) Pega
3 2 (1.74%) Remedy
4 1 (0.87%) AppDynamics
4 1 (0.87%) Google
4 1 (0.87%) IBM
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle
4 1 (0.87%) Perforce
4 1 (0.87%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.87%) Splunk