Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 43 85
Rank change year-on-year -12 +42 -23
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 79 118 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.21% 4.77% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 5.08% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 83 39
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,798 £42,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.04% -16.00% -
10th Percentile £31,125 £28,000 £35,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £72,500 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,840 £45,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +1.87% -9.09% +4.21%

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 1,733 2,323 2,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.33% 93.86% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1,459 1,612
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
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 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 39 (49.37%) Finance
2 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (17.72%) SDLC
4 13 (16.46%) Retail
4 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.46%) ITIL
5 12 (15.19%) DevOps
5 12 (15.19%) Azure
6 11 (13.92%) Service Management
6 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
6 11 (13.92%) HTML
6 11 (13.92%) Banking
6 11 (13.92%) QA
7 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.66%) C#
7 10 (12.66%) .NET
7 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
7 10 (12.66%) Line Management
7 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
7 10 (12.66%) Decision-Making
8 9 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (11.39%) Threat Management
8 9 (11.39%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (11.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (11.39%) Oracle
8 9 (11.39%) SQL
8 9 (11.39%) Change Management
9 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
9 8 (10.13%) Scrum

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 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.59%) CMS
3 5 (6.33%) Confluence
4 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Azure
2 8 (10.13%) AWS
3 3 (3.80%) GCP
3 3 (3.80%) Office 365
4 2 (2.53%) Serverless
5 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Network Security
2 1 (1.27%) DHCP
2 1 (1.27%) DNS
2 1 (1.27%) Skype
2 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (7.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) JIRA
2 5 (6.33%) IBM UrbanCode
2 5 (6.33%) Selenium
3 2 (2.53%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.53%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.27%) Cypress.io
4 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.27%) Gradle
4 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 39 (49.37%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Retail
3 11 (13.92%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.53%) Billing
5 2 (2.53%) International Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Law
6 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (15.19%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) Developer
3 8 (10.13%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.33%) Head of Delivery
4 5 (6.33%) Head of Service Delivery
4 5 (6.33%) IT Manager
4 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
4 5 (6.33%) Service Owner
4 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
4 5 (6.33%) Test Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.06%) Scrum Master
5 4 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Team Leader
6 3 (3.80%) Architect
6 3 (3.80%) Information Architect
6 3 (3.80%) Information Security Architect
6 3 (3.80%) Security Architect
6 3 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.92%) HTML
2 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
3 7 (8.86%) CSS
4 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.59%) React
5 5 (6.33%) .NET Core
6 4 (5.06%) HTML5
6 4 (5.06%) REST
7 3 (3.80%) Node.js
8 2 (2.53%) React Native
9 1 (1.27%) Ajax
9 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.27%) Java EE
9 1 (1.27%) SOAP
9 1 (1.27%) Spring
9 1 (1.27%) WCF
9 1 (1.27%) WinForms
9 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (1.27%) PMI
3 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) CentOS
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.72%) SDLC
3 13 (16.46%) ITIL
4 12 (15.19%) DevOps
5 11 (13.92%) Service Delivery
5 11 (13.92%) Service Management
6 10 (12.66%) Decision-Making
6 10 (12.66%) Line Management
6 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
6 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.39%) Change Management
7 9 (11.39%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (11.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (11.39%) Threat Management
8 8 (10.13%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 8 (10.13%) Customer-Centricity
8 8 (10.13%) Proactive Management
8 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
8 8 (10.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
2 10 (12.66%) C#
3 9 (11.39%) SQL
4 7 (8.86%) TypeScript
5 5 (6.33%) Java
5 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.06%) ES6
7 3 (3.80%) Kotlin
7 3 (3.80%) Python
8 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) C
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) Ruby
9 1 (1.27%) VB
9 1 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) Degree
3 3 (3.80%) CISM
3 3 (3.80%) CISSP
3 3 (3.80%) GIAC
3 3 (3.80%) ISEB
4 1 (1.27%) CBAP
4 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) GDPR
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (2.53%) NIST
3 1 (1.27%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (6.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.27%) Ansible
2 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Tableau
3 4 (5.06%) Capita
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco
5 2 (2.53%) Google
5 2 (2.53%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.27%) BT
6 1 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (1.27%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.27%) VMware