Period
to 20 July 2018

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

Continual Improvement
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 103 102
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 25 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.74% 1.88% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.23% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 44
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -13.04% +35.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,575 £42,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £76,125 £64,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,195 1,617 1,882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 83.33% 84.31% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,002 1,282 1,486
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Essex

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Essex

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Essex

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +25 14 £42,500 -19.05% 3
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £37,500 - 5
Harlow -9 3 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Brentwood +14 2 - - 1
Colchester -2 1 £42,500 -12.82%
Basildon - 1 £45,000 -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

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

1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Scrum
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
4 10 (40.00%) SDLC
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) Kanban
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) .NET
7 7 (28.00%) C#
8 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) DevOps
9 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
9 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (20.00%) Web Services
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (16.00%) IIS
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
10 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (16.00%) MVC
10 4 (16.00%) Release Management
10 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (16.00%) PMO

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Workfront
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (4.00%) FastStats
2 1 (4.00%) FastStats PeopleStage
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) MSTest
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (4.00%) WatiN
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Local Government
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Scrum Master
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Scrum Master
1 6 (24.00%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Excel Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Report Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (12.00%) RESTful
4 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (12.00%) WCF
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware
6 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) React
6 1 (4.00%) Vue.js
6 1 (4.00%) WinForms
6 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Scrum
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
4 10 (40.00%) SDLC
5 9 (36.00%) Kanban
6 6 (24.00%) DevOps
6 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (24.00%) TDD
7 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (16.00%) MVC
8 4 (16.00%) Release Management
9 3 (12.00%) Acceptance Criteria
9 3 (12.00%) Change Management
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (12.00%) Refactoring
9 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) PMO
2 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Actuate
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) SAP