Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 39 53
Rank change year-on-year -10 +14 +24
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 119 132 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.22% 6.10% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.69% 6.58% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 68 58 91
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,675 £28,250 £33,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2092 2007 2345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.75% 92.70% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1090 1499
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,650
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Glasgow

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Glasgow

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 61 (51.26%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.37%) Scrum
3 28 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (21.85%) Finance
4 26 (21.85%) Java
4 26 (21.85%) Degree
5 24 (20.17%) Test Automation
6 21 (17.65%) SQL
7 17 (14.29%) Banking
7 17 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 16 (13.45%) Git (software)
8 16 (13.45%) QA
9 15 (12.61%) Change Management
10 14 (11.76%) Project Management
10 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
10 14 (11.76%) JIRA
11 13 (10.92%) Resource Management
11 13 (10.92%) Shell Script
11 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
11 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
11 13 (10.92%) IBM
11 13 (10.92%) User Experience
12 12 (10.08%) Mentoring
12 12 (10.08%) Coaching
12 12 (10.08%) Confluence
12 12 (10.08%) Contingency Planning
12 12 (10.08%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (10.08%) Microsoft
12 12 (10.08%) Web Services

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 12 (10.08%) Confluence
2 7 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.20%) Skype for Business
3 5 (4.20%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (3.36%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.52%) IIS
5 3 (2.52%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.84%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.84%) InVision
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.84%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.72%) Firebase
3 7 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.04%) Office 365
5 4 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.68%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) HTTP
2 5 (4.20%) Firewall
2 5 (4.20%) Internet
2 5 (4.20%) Skype
3 4 (3.36%) HTTPS
3 4 (3.36%) SSL
3 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.52%) DHCP
4 3 (2.52%) DNS
5 1 (0.84%) SAN
5 1 (0.84%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.68%) DTS
4 2 (1.68%) OLTP
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.84%) Big Data
5 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.84%) KDB
5 1 (0.84%) Kdb+
5 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 16 (13.45%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.76%) JIRA
4 9 (7.56%) Ant
4 9 (7.56%) Eclipse
4 9 (7.56%) Gradle
5 8 (6.72%) Android Studio
6 7 (5.88%) Subversion
7 6 (5.04%) Selenium
7 6 (5.04%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.36%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (2.52%) GoCD
9 3 (2.52%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.68%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.68%) JUnit
10 2 (1.68%) Maven
11 1 (0.84%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.84%) GitLab
General
1 26 (21.85%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (5.04%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.20%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Legal
6 2 (1.68%) Law
6 2 (1.68%) Publishing
6 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.84%) Electronics
7 1 (0.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (22.69%) Developer
2 19 (15.97%) Analyst
3 13 (10.92%) Project Manager
4 12 (10.08%) IT Manager
4 12 (10.08%) IT Project Manager
5 11 (9.24%) Architect
6 10 (8.40%) Business Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Lead Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Android Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Lead Android Developer
9 6 (5.04%) Designer
9 6 (5.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (5.04%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.04%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Engineering Manager
10 4 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.08%) Web Services
2 10 (8.40%) CSS
2 10 (8.40%) HTML
2 10 (8.40%) REST
2 10 (8.40%) RESTful
2 10 (8.40%) XML
3 8 (6.72%) Android SDK
3 8 (6.72%) RxJava
4 6 (5.04%) AngularJS
4 6 (5.04%) Gherkin
4 6 (5.04%) J2EE
4 6 (5.04%) Spring
5 5 (4.20%) HTML5
5 5 (4.20%) JMS
5 5 (4.20%) React
5 5 (4.20%) SOAP
6 4 (3.36%) .NET
6 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (2.52%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 13 (10.92%) User Experience
4 9 (7.56%) STB
5 8 (6.72%) Over-the-Top Content
6 6 (5.04%) DataPower
6 6 (5.04%) Public Cloud
7 5 (4.20%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.52%) Clustering
8 3 (2.52%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.68%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.68%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.84%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.84%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.84%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Linux
1 10 (8.40%) Windows
2 8 (6.72%) Android
3 6 (5.04%) Unix
4 5 (4.20%) AIX
4 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.20%) Solaris
5 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (51.26%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.37%) Scrum
3 24 (20.17%) Test Automation
4 17 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 15 (12.61%) Change Management
6 14 (11.76%) Project Management
7 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
7 13 (10.92%) Resource Management
8 12 (10.08%) Coaching
8 12 (10.08%) Contingency Planning
8 12 (10.08%) Mentoring
9 11 (9.24%) BDD
9 11 (9.24%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.24%) User Stories
10 10 (8.40%) API Testing
10 10 (8.40%) DevOps
10 10 (8.40%) Software Engineering
11 9 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (7.56%) MVC
11 9 (7.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.85%) Java
2 21 (17.65%) SQL
3 13 (10.92%) Shell Script
4 8 (6.72%) Kotlin
5 7 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.04%) Groovy
6 6 (5.04%) Scala
7 4 (3.36%) C#
7 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.52%) Python
9 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.84%) C
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.84%) ES6
10 1 (0.84%) PHP
10 1 (0.84%) Ruby
10 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (21.85%) Degree
2 12 (10.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (10.08%) PMI Certification
2 12 (10.08%) PMP
3 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.68%) ECDL
4 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) ISEB
5 1 (0.84%) MCAD
5 1 (0.84%) MCSD
5 1 (0.84%) MCTS
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.45%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.84%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.20%) Apache Flume
2 4 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.36%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) Ansible
2 4 (3.36%) SCCM
3 3 (2.52%) Graphite
3 3 (2.52%) HAProxy
3 3 (2.52%) Icinga
3 3 (2.52%) SCOM
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.84%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.84%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (10.92%) IBM
2 12 (10.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.20%) Cisco
3 5 (4.20%) Citrix
4 4 (3.36%) VMware
5 3 (2.52%) Adobe
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle
5 3 (2.52%) Veritas
6 2 (1.68%) Reuters
7 1 (0.84%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.84%) Dell
7 1 (0.84%) EMC
7 1 (0.84%) HP
7 1 (0.84%) Motorola
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.84%) Symantec
7 1 (0.84%) Zend