The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
Kent / Folkestone
Rank 16 13 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 2.13% 6.90% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 6.90% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £40,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Folkestone with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Folkestone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 45 29 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 95.74% 100.00% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 21
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,392 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Folkestone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Folkestone citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Folkestone

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Folkestone

Continuous Improvement
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Folkestone region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft