Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 113 131
Rank change year-on-year +31 +18 -69
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 162 111 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.66% 2.47% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 2.81% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 134 95 98
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,500 £91,625
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -5.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3747 3949 4688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 84.62% 87.97% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3157 3262 3812
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Hertfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Hertfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Hertfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Hertfordshire 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
Hatfield +23 54 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Watford -13 37 £50,000 -9.09%
Welwyn Garden City +7 17 £60,000 -20.00% 3
Rickmansworth - 12 £38,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +4 11 £42,500 +8.28% 1
Borehamwood -14 3 £55,000 +69.23%
Letchworth - 2 £80,000 -
Tring - 2 £62,500 -
Royston +19 1 - - 1
Cheshunt -1 1 £37,500 -16.67%
Hitchin -6 1 - - 1
Continuous Improvement
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 68 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (30.25%) Finance
3 37 (22.84%) Change Management
4 33 (20.37%) Windows
5 30 (18.52%) Java
6 29 (17.90%) Microsoft
7 28 (17.28%) JavaScript
7 28 (17.28%) HTML
7 28 (17.28%) Project Management
7 28 (17.28%) Software Engineering
8 27 (16.67%) SQL
9 26 (16.05%) SAP
10 25 (15.43%) PRINCE2
11 24 (14.81%) DevOps
12 23 (14.20%) Scrum
13 22 (13.58%) Oracle
14 21 (12.96%) Python
14 21 (12.96%) Retail
14 21 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (12.35%) Waterfall
16 18 (11.11%) People Management
16 18 (11.11%) ERP
16 18 (11.11%) SQL Server
17 17 (10.49%) Unix
17 17 (10.49%) Degree
17 17 (10.49%) Git (software)
17 17 (10.49%) Mentoring
17 17 (10.49%) Coaching
18 16 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
19 15 (9.26%) Performance Management

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 11 (6.79%) NetWeaver
2 8 (4.94%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.85%) SAP Portal
3 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.62%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (6.79%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.79%) SAP BPC
2 6 (3.70%) SAP MM
3 5 (3.09%) NetSuite
4 3 (1.85%) FastStats
4 3 (1.85%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 3 (1.85%) ResourceLink
5 2 (1.23%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.56%) SaaS
3 5 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.85%) Office 365
4 3 (1.85%) Serverless
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.85%) PPP
2 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.62%) Firewall
3 1 (0.62%) LAN
3 1 (0.62%) SMS
3 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.64%) SAP Data Services
3 8 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (3.70%) DataStax
4 6 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.85%) DTS
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.62%) MS Access
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (10.49%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.94%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (4.94%) PowerBuilder
3 8 (4.94%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.23%) Grunt
5 2 (1.23%) JIRA
6 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.62%) Log4Net
6 1 (0.62%) Selenium
6 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.62%) WATIR
6 1 (0.62%) Zephyr
General
1 49 (30.25%) Finance
2 21 (12.96%) Retail
3 14 (8.64%) Advertising
4 6 (3.70%) Legal
4 6 (3.70%) Publishing
5 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (14.81%) Analyst
2 23 (14.20%) Consultant
3 18 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 17 (10.49%) Developer
5 15 (9.26%) Project Manager
6 14 (8.64%) IT Manager
6 14 (8.64%) IT Project Manager
7 12 (7.41%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.17%) Business Change Manager
8 10 (6.17%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 10 (6.17%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.94%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) SAP Analyst
10 7 (4.32%) Tester
11 6 (3.70%) Business Change Project Manager
11 6 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
11 6 (3.70%) SAP MM Consultant
11 6 (3.70%) Software Tester
12 5 (3.09%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.28%) HTML
2 14 (8.64%) .NET
3 13 (8.02%) CSS
4 12 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 12 (7.41%) IDoc
5 11 (6.79%) CSS3
5 11 (6.79%) HTML5
5 11 (6.79%) SAP Basis
6 9 (5.56%) Node.js
7 8 (4.94%) React
8 6 (3.70%) SAP Fiori
8 6 (3.70%) SAPUI5
8 6 (3.70%) Spring
8 6 (3.70%) Web Services
8 6 (3.70%) XML
9 5 (3.09%) REST
10 3 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.85%) Entity Framework
10 3 (1.85%) JAX-RS
10 3 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.64%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.02%) Public Cloud
4 11 (6.79%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.79%) Virtual Team
5 8 (4.94%) Robotics
6 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.85%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.85%) User Experience
8 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.23%) Replication
9 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) Fintech
9 1 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.37%) Windows
2 17 (10.49%) Unix
3 9 (5.56%) Linux
4 4 (2.47%) Android
5 3 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.23%) AIX
6 2 (1.23%) HPUX
6 2 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (22.84%) Change Management
3 28 (17.28%) Project Management
3 28 (17.28%) Software Engineering
4 25 (15.43%) PRINCE2
5 24 (14.81%) DevOps
6 23 (14.20%) Scrum
7 20 (12.35%) Waterfall
8 18 (11.11%) ERP
8 18 (11.11%) People Management
9 17 (10.49%) Coaching
9 17 (10.49%) Mentoring
10 15 (9.26%) Data Management
10 15 (9.26%) Performance Management
11 14 (8.64%) Acceptance Criteria
11 14 (8.64%) Change Control
11 14 (8.64%) Kanban
12 12 (7.41%) IT Strategy
12 12 (7.41%) Master Data Management
12 12 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.52%) Java
2 28 (17.28%) JavaScript
3 27 (16.67%) SQL
4 21 (12.96%) Python
5 14 (8.64%) C++
6 11 (6.79%) C#
7 9 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.94%) Progress 4GL
9 7 (4.32%) ABAP
9 7 (4.32%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.32%) Go
9 7 (4.32%) Perl
9 7 (4.32%) Ruby
10 4 (2.47%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.23%) VB
13 1 (0.62%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.62%) VB6
13 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.49%) Degree
2 14 (8.64%) PMP
3 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.47%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.85%) CISA
5 3 (1.85%) CISM
5 3 (1.85%) CISSP
5 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.85%) SANS
5 3 (1.85%) SSCP
6 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.23%) GCFA
6 2 (1.23%) GCFE
6 2 (1.23%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.62%) CCNA
7 1 (0.62%) CCNP
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.62%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.70%) SLA
2 5 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (2.47%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.85%) GDPR
4 3 (1.85%) PMO
4 3 (1.85%) QA
5 2 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (6.79%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.32%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.23%) Ceph
5 1 (0.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (6.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (5.56%) Ansible
2 9 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.70%) Grafana
3 6 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (3.70%) OpenNMS
3 6 (3.70%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.23%) EnCase
4 2 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (17.90%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.05%) SAP
3 22 (13.58%) Oracle
4 11 (6.79%) OpenText
5 8 (4.94%) Ab Initio
5 8 (4.94%) Progress
6 6 (3.70%) HP
6 6 (3.70%) New Relic
6 6 (3.70%) VMware
7 5 (3.09%) Google
7 5 (3.09%) Infor
7 5 (3.09%) JD Edwards
7 5 (3.09%) JDA
8 3 (1.85%) Apple
9 2 (1.23%) Orchard
10 1 (0.62%) Cisco
10 1 (0.62%) Citrix
10 1 (0.62%) F5
10 1 (0.62%) Juniper
10 1 (0.62%) Telerik