Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 86 62
Rank change year-on-year +37 -24 +24
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 118 66 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.71% 2.49% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 2.69% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 71 41 56
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,000 £46,397 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.48% +0.86% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% -

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 2,351 2,456 2,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.93% 92.61% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,423 1,520 1,421
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,450 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £44,500
% change year-on-year +0.66% +0.46% +4.71%

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 56 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.59%) Finance
3 33 (27.97%) Coaching
4 25 (21.19%) Scrum
5 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
5 22 (18.64%) Thought Leadership
6 21 (17.80%) Mentoring
7 19 (16.10%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (15.25%) C#
8 18 (15.25%) SQL
8 18 (15.25%) Test Automation
9 16 (13.56%) Degree
10 15 (12.71%) Visual Studio
10 15 (12.71%) Windows
10 15 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (11.02%) Project Management
12 13 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (10.17%) Software Engineering
14 11 (9.32%) Risk Management
14 11 (9.32%) SLA
14 11 (9.32%) Decision-Making
14 11 (9.32%) DevOps
15 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (8.47%) People Management
15 10 (8.47%) SDLC
15 10 (8.47%) .NET
15 10 (8.47%) Analytics
16 9 (7.63%) Ranorex
16 9 (7.63%) SpecFlow

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 5 (4.24%) IIS
2 3 (2.54%) Apache
2 3 (2.54%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.54%) JBoss
2 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.69%) CMS
3 2 (1.69%) Confluence
3 2 (1.69%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.39%) SaaS
4 2 (1.69%) GitHub
4 2 (1.69%) IaaS
4 2 (1.69%) Office 365
4 2 (1.69%) PaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) LAN
1 6 (5.08%) WAN
2 4 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.54%) Firewall
4 2 (1.69%) DHCP
4 2 (1.69%) DNS
4 2 (1.69%) VoIP
5 1 (0.85%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.39%) Big Data
1 4 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.85%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.85%) MySQL
4 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (12.71%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.63%) Ranorex
2 9 (7.63%) Selenium
2 9 (7.63%) SpecFlow
3 3 (2.54%) Artifactory
3 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.54%) GoCD
3 3 (2.54%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.85%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (35.59%) Finance
2 2 (1.69%) Banking
2 2 (1.69%) Law
2 2 (1.69%) Marketing
2 2 (1.69%) Retail
2 2 (1.69%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Advertising
3 1 (0.85%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.85%) Games
3 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (11.02%) Development Manager
2 12 (10.17%) Software Development Manager
3 11 (9.32%) Administrator
3 11 (9.32%) Project Manager
3 11 (9.32%) Software Manager
4 9 (7.63%) IT Administrator
4 9 (7.63%) QA Automation Engineer
4 9 (7.63%) QA Engineer
5 6 (5.08%) Analyst
5 6 (5.08%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (5.08%) Developer
6 4 (3.39%) Analytics Manager
6 4 (3.39%) Data Analytics Manager
6 4 (3.39%) Data Manager
6 4 (3.39%) Development Project Manager
6 4 (3.39%) Service Manager
7 3 (2.54%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (2.54%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 3 (2.54%) Software Development Project Manager
7 3 (2.54%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.47%) .NET
2 9 (7.63%) Gherkin
3 6 (5.08%) Web Services
4 5 (4.24%) CSS
4 5 (4.24%) HTML
5 4 (3.39%) Middleware
5 4 (3.39%) OAuth
5 4 (3.39%) OAuth2
5 4 (3.39%) SAML
6 3 (2.54%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (2.54%) JSP
6 3 (2.54%) Kafka
6 3 (2.54%) NumPy
6 3 (2.54%) Pandas
6 3 (2.54%) Servlets
7 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.69%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.69%) RESTful
7 2 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.93%) Virtual Team
3 3 (2.54%) CMDB
3 3 (2.54%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.54%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.69%) Blog
4 2 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) User Experience
5 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.71%) Windows
2 6 (5.08%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.39%) Linux
3 4 (3.39%) Windows 10
3 4 (3.39%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.54%) Unix
5 2 (1.69%) Android
5 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.97%) Coaching
3 25 (21.19%) Scrum
4 22 (18.64%) Thought Leadership
5 21 (17.80%) Mentoring
6 19 (16.10%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (15.25%) Test Automation
8 15 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (11.02%) Project Management
11 12 (10.17%) Software Engineering
12 11 (9.32%) Decision-Making
12 11 (9.32%) DevOps
12 11 (9.32%) Risk Management
13 10 (8.47%) Analytics
13 10 (8.47%) People Management
13 10 (8.47%) SDLC
14 9 (7.63%) Change Management
14 9 (7.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.25%) C#
1 18 (15.25%) SQL
2 9 (7.63%) Python
3 7 (5.93%) Java
4 6 (5.08%) Ruby
5 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.54%) Bourne shell
6 3 (2.54%) Korn
6 3 (2.54%) Scala
6 3 (2.54%) sed
6 3 (2.54%) VBScript
7 2 (1.69%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.69%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.85%) Perl
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.54%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.69%) CISMP
4 2 (1.69%) CISSP
4 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.69%) MCP
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.69%) SANS
5 1 (0.85%) CIPD
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) SLA
2 9 (7.63%) QA
3 6 (5.08%) GDPR
4 4 (3.39%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.39%) PMBOK
5 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.85%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.85%) COBIT
7 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.39%) Firmware
2 3 (2.54%) Docker
2 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) Kubernetes
1 4 (3.39%) SCCM
2 3 (2.54%) Prometheus
3 2 (1.69%) QRadar
4 1 (0.85%) Ansible
4 1 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.85%) Mesos
4 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.85%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.93%) VMware
3 3 (2.54%) HP
3 3 (2.54%) PagerDuty
4 2 (1.69%) Splunk
5 1 (0.85%) Google
5 1 (0.85%) IBM
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle
5 1 (0.85%) Remedy