Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 114 77
Rank change year-on-year +28 -37 +1
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 51 54 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.41% 2.40% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 2.65% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 78 40 39
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £40,300 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £65,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.44%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1330 2034 1833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.84% 90.40% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 1663 1481
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,550 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Gloucestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Gloucestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Gloucestershire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cirencester +8 22 £45,000 -25.00%
Cheltenham +22 14 £46,000 -16.36%
Gloucester +21 11 £45,000 - 3
Continuous Improvement
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Windows Server
3 20 (39.22%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (31.37%) PowerShell
4 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (29.41%) Linux
5 15 (29.41%) User Stories
6 14 (27.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 14 (27.45%) .NET
7 13 (25.49%) DNS
7 13 (25.49%) CSS
7 13 (25.49%) HTML
7 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
7 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
8 12 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (23.53%) Web Services
9 11 (21.57%) JIRA
9 11 (21.57%) Release Management
9 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (19.61%) Confluence
10 10 (19.61%) Risk Management
10 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
10 10 (19.61%) C#
10 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
11 9 (17.65%) DHCP
11 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
11 9 (17.65%) Atlassian
11 9 (17.65%) Amazon EC2

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (19.61%) Confluence
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 20 (39.22%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (27.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 9 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (17.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (17.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.84%) SaaS
5 3 (5.88%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (3.92%) IaaS
6 2 (3.92%) PaaS
7 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) DNS
2 9 (17.65%) DHCP
2 9 (17.65%) Firewall
3 5 (9.80%) IPv4
3 5 (9.80%) IPv6
3 5 (9.80%) LAN
3 5 (9.80%) NetScaler
3 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.80%) VPN
3 5 (9.80%) WAN
3 5 (9.80%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (7.84%) SSL
5 2 (3.92%) RIP
6 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (21.57%) JIRA
3 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
3 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.88%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.88%) JMeter
4 3 (5.88%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Software Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) AWS Software Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (7.84%) AS400 Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Release Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Head of Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) .NET
2 13 (25.49%) CSS
2 13 (25.49%) HTML
3 12 (23.53%) Web Services
4 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
5 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
6 7 (13.73%) CSS3
6 7 (13.73%) HTML5
6 7 (13.73%) RESTful
7 1 (1.96%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.96%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.96%) COM+
7 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.96%) jQuery
7 1 (1.96%) LAMP
7 1 (1.96%) Node.js
7 1 (1.96%) ODBC
7 1 (1.96%) Spring
7 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (11.76%) AS400
3 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.80%) iSeries
4 3 (5.88%) Fintech
5 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Windows
1 22 (43.14%) Windows Server
2 15 (29.41%) Linux
3 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (29.41%) User Stories
4 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
5 11 (21.57%) Release Management
6 10 (19.61%) Risk Management
7 9 (17.65%) DevOps
7 9 (17.65%) Scrum
7 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (13.73%) Change Management
8 7 (13.73%) Front End Development
8 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.80%) IT Strategy
9 5 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
9 5 (9.80%) Quality Management
9 5 (9.80%) Security Hardening
9 5 (9.80%) Time Management
10 4 (7.84%) Network Virtualisation
10 4 (7.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) PowerShell
2 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) C#
4 6 (11.76%) SQL
5 5 (9.80%) RPG
5 5 (9.80%) RPG IV
6 2 (3.92%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) Java
7 1 (1.96%) COBOL
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) CITP
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) CCNA
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Atlassian
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Aruba
2 5 (9.80%) Avaya
2 5 (9.80%) Cisco
2 5 (9.80%) Citrix
2 5 (9.80%) Sophos
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Capita
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle