Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 86 78
Rank change year-on-year +34 -8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 113 60 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.23% 2.40% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 2.59% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 68 38 51
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.46% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £69,125 £67,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £46,198 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.66% -

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 2,490 2,319 2,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.26% 92.69% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,564 1,445 1,448
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,790 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,700 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,900
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 (41.59%) Finance
2 38 (33.63%) Project Management
3 32 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.89%) PRINCE2
4 27 (23.89%) Coaching
5 23 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (20.35%) Change Management
6 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
7 21 (18.58%) Scrum
8 18 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (15.04%) Service Delivery
10 14 (12.39%) Programme Management
10 14 (12.39%) ITIL
10 14 (12.39%) Business Analysis
10 14 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (11.50%) PMBOK
11 13 (11.50%) Test Automation
12 12 (10.62%) Process Improvement
12 12 (10.62%) FMCG
13 11 (9.73%) Marketing
13 11 (9.73%) Service Management
13 11 (9.73%) PMP
13 11 (9.73%) PMI Certification
13 11 (9.73%) Windows
13 11 (9.73%) .NET
13 11 (9.73%) SDLC
14 10 (8.85%) Risk Management
14 10 (8.85%) DevOps
14 10 (8.85%) Business Process Improvement
15 9 (7.96%) Management Information System

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 6 (5.31%) IIS
2 5 (4.42%) Apache
2 5 (4.42%) JBoss
2 5 (4.42%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Confluence
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.42%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) Firewall
1 6 (5.31%) VoIP
2 1 (0.88%) ATM
2 1 (0.88%) DHCP
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) LAN
2 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) Big Data
3 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.65%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.77%) JIRA
4 1 (0.88%) Gradle
4 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.88%) JMeter
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.88%) Subversion
4 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (41.59%) Finance
2 11 (9.73%) Marketing
3 6 (5.31%) Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
5 1 (0.88%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (16.81%) Analyst
2 13 (11.50%) Business Analyst
3 12 (10.62%) IT Manager
3 12 (10.62%) Project Manager
4 10 (8.85%) Service Manager
5 8 (7.08%) Scrum Master
6 6 (5.31%) Developer
6 6 (5.31%) Development Manager
6 6 (5.31%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (5.31%) IT Services Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Agile Scrum Master
7 5 (4.42%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (4.42%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Head of Development
7 5 (4.42%) IT Analyst
7 5 (4.42%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 5 (4.42%) Service Desk Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.73%) .NET
2 5 (4.42%) JavaFX
2 5 (4.42%) JSP
2 5 (4.42%) Servlets
3 4 (3.54%) Web Services
4 3 (2.65%) Ajax
4 3 (2.65%) HTML
4 3 (2.65%) OAuth
4 3 (2.65%) OAuth2
4 3 (2.65%) SAML
4 3 (2.65%) Swing
5 2 (1.77%) HTML5
6 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.88%) CSS
6 1 (0.88%) JNI
6 1 (0.88%) jQuery
6 1 (0.88%) WinForms
6 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.62%) FMCG
3 9 (7.96%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.42%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.65%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.77%) Blog
7 2 (1.77%) CMDB
7 2 (1.77%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.88%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Windows
2 6 (5.31%) Unix
2 6 (5.31%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.88%) Android
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.63%) Project Management
2 32 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.89%) Coaching
3 27 (23.89%) PRINCE2
4 23 (20.35%) Change Management
5 21 (18.58%) Scrum
6 18 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (15.04%) Service Delivery
8 14 (12.39%) Business Analysis
8 14 (12.39%) ITIL
8 14 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (12.39%) Programme Management
9 13 (11.50%) Test Automation
10 12 (10.62%) Process Improvement
11 11 (9.73%) SDLC
11 11 (9.73%) Service Management
12 10 (8.85%) Business Process Improvement
12 10 (8.85%) DevOps
12 10 (8.85%) Risk Management
13 9 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement Process
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.31%) C#
1 6 (5.31%) Python
2 5 (4.42%) Bash Shell
2 5 (4.42%) Bourne shell
2 5 (4.42%) Java
2 5 (4.42%) Korn
2 5 (4.42%) sed
3 4 (3.54%) Ruby
4 3 (2.65%) SQL
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) C++
5 1 (0.88%) Groovy
5 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) PMI Certification
1 11 (9.73%) PMP
2 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.42%) Degree
3 5 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.88%) MCP
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) PMBOK
2 8 (7.08%) SLA
3 5 (4.42%) GDPR
4 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (2.65%) ISO 9001
5 3 (2.65%) PMO
6 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.88%) PSD2
7 1 (0.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Ansible
1 1 (0.88%) Cacti
1 1 (0.88%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
1 1 (0.88%) Salt
1 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.65%) Pega
3 2 (1.77%) Micro Focus
4 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
4 1 (0.88%) Capita
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) Perforce
4 1 (0.88%) Remedy
4 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.88%) Splunk