Period
to 12 December 2019

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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 45 93
Rank change year-on-year -11 +48 -25
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 89 121 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.31% 4.77% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 5.04% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 41 75 40
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,124 £42,000 £45,698
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.01% -8.09% -0.66%
10th Percentile £33,346 £27,800 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,948
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.15% +4.33%

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 1,914 2,401 2,464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.73% 94.64% 92.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,043 1,462 1,521
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% -

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 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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 48 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) SDLC
3 30 (33.71%) Mentoring
4 29 (32.58%) Decision-Making
5 28 (31.46%) Root Cause Analysis
5 28 (31.46%) Risk Management
5 28 (31.46%) Finance
6 27 (30.34%) Service Management
6 27 (30.34%) Proactive Management
7 21 (23.60%) SQL
7 21 (23.60%) DevOps
8 19 (21.35%) Customer-Centricity
8 19 (21.35%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (21.35%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 16 (17.98%) AngularJS
10 15 (16.85%) Python
11 14 (15.73%) HTML
11 14 (15.73%) Java
11 14 (15.73%) Banking
11 14 (15.73%) TypeScript
11 14 (15.73%) Degree
11 14 (15.73%) Azure
12 12 (13.48%) REST
12 12 (13.48%) JIRA
12 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
12 12 (13.48%) CSS
13 11 (12.36%) IBM
13 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
13 11 (12.36%) Confluence
14 10 (11.24%) AWS

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 11 (12.36%) Confluence
2 10 (11.24%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (8.99%) IIS
4 6 (6.74%) CMS
5 3 (3.37%) ArcGIS
5 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.12%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) Azure
2 10 (11.24%) AWS
3 9 (10.11%) GCP
4 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.12%) GitHub
4 1 (1.12%) npm
4 1 (1.12%) NuGet
4 1 (1.12%) Office 365
4 1 (1.12%) SaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) Firewall
1 10 (11.24%) HTTP
1 10 (11.24%) Network Security
2 9 (10.11%) DHCP
2 9 (10.11%) DNS
3 8 (8.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (5.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.37%) GIS
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.12%) MySQL
4 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) JIRA
2 9 (10.11%) IBM UrbanCode
3 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.37%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.37%) FinalBuilder
4 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.12%) Gradle
6 1 (1.12%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.12%) JMeter
6 1 (1.12%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.12%) Maven
6 1 (1.12%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Banking
3 8 (8.99%) Retail
4 4 (4.49%) Billing
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.12%) Electronics
7 1 (1.12%) Games
7 1 (1.12%) Legal
7 1 (1.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (19.10%) Developer
2 11 (12.36%) Java Developer
2 11 (12.36%) Senior Developer
3 10 (11.24%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (10.11%) Architect
4 9 (10.11%) Information Architect
4 9 (10.11%) Information Security Architect
4 9 (10.11%) Security Architect
5 8 (8.99%) Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Service Owner
8 4 (4.49%) Lead Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Lead Security Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Support Assistant
8 4 (4.49%) Support Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.25%) DBA
9 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.98%) AngularJS
2 14 (15.73%) HTML
3 12 (13.48%) CSS
3 12 (13.48%) REST
4 10 (11.24%) .NET
5 7 (7.87%) React
6 5 (5.62%) Node.js
7 4 (4.49%) .NET Core
7 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.49%) jQuery
8 3 (3.37%) ArcObjects
8 3 (3.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.37%) WPF
9 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.25%) JDBC
9 2 (2.25%) JMS
9 2 (2.25%) React Native
10 1 (1.12%) Java EE
10 1 (1.12%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (1.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (8.99%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (4.49%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Windows
2 8 (8.99%) Windows Server
2 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (6.74%) Linux
4 1 (1.12%) CentOS
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) SDLC
3 30 (33.71%) Mentoring
4 29 (32.58%) Decision-Making
5 28 (31.46%) Risk Management
5 28 (31.46%) Root Cause Analysis
6 27 (30.34%) Proactive Management
6 27 (30.34%) Service Management
7 21 (23.60%) DevOps
8 19 (21.35%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 19 (21.35%) Customer-Centricity
8 19 (21.35%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
10 10 (11.24%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (11.24%) Cryptography
10 10 (11.24%) ITIL
10 10 (11.24%) Security Operations
11 9 (10.11%) Identity Access Management
11 9 (10.11%) SABSA
11 9 (10.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.60%) SQL
2 15 (16.85%) Python
3 14 (15.73%) Java
3 14 (15.73%) TypeScript
4 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.24%) Kotlin
6 9 (10.11%) C#
7 4 (4.49%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.37%) ES6
8 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.25%) C
9 2 (2.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.12%) ABAP
10 1 (1.12%) Perl
10 1 (1.12%) Ruby
10 1 (1.12%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.12%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (15.73%) Degree
2 9 (10.11%) CISM
2 9 (10.11%) CISSP
2 9 (10.11%) GIAC
3 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) GDPR
1 9 (10.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 8 (8.99%) NIST
3 4 (4.49%) QA
4 1 (1.12%) FedRAMP
4 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.99%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 3 (3.37%) Docker
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.12%) Ansible
2 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) IBM
2 8 (8.99%) Google
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle
4 5 (5.62%) Tableau
5 3 (3.37%) ESRI
5 3 (3.37%) Mapbox
6 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.12%) CA
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.12%) SAP
6 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.12%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.12%) VMware