Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 83 61
Rank change year-on-year +26 -22 +44
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 209 139 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.41% 3.25% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 3.60% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 160 114 159
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +29.41%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £68,875 £80,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -4.04% +10.00%

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 4,132 3,856 4,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 87.14% 90.16% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,409 3,251 3,535
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%

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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 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
Hatfield +6 68 £60,000 +14.29% 6
Welwyn Garden City -11 30 - -
Watford -9 29 £55,000 -8.33%
St Albans - 17 £57,500 - 3
Borehamwood +15 8 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Rickmansworth -11 8 £50,000 +25.00%
Royston - 6 £45,000 - 3
Hemel Hempstead -18 5 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Tring - 2 £62,500 -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 104 (49.76%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (26.32%) Retail
2 55 (26.32%) Java
3 47 (22.49%) E-Commerce
4 46 (22.01%) HTML
4 46 (22.01%) Git (software)
5 44 (21.05%) Project Management
5 44 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 42 (20.10%) Windows
7 41 (19.62%) Problem-Solving
8 40 (19.14%) Amazon AWS
9 38 (18.18%) Finance
10 37 (17.70%) SQL
11 36 (17.22%) Test Automation
12 32 (15.31%) PowerShell
13 29 (13.88%) AngularJS
13 29 (13.88%) DevOps
13 29 (13.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (13.40%) CSS
14 28 (13.40%) Front End Development
15 27 (12.92%) Degree
16 26 (12.44%) OO
16 26 (12.44%) Microsoft
17 25 (11.96%) PRINCE2
17 25 (11.96%) React
18 24 (11.48%) CSS3
18 24 (11.48%) HTML5
18 24 (11.48%) Robotics
18 24 (11.48%) Artificial Intelligence
19 23 (11.00%) Unix

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 18 (8.61%) OpenStack
2 12 (5.74%) SharePoint Server
2 12 (5.74%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.83%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.91%) Apache
4 4 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.96%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.44%) Maximo
3 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.48%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.48%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 40 (19.14%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.22%) GitHub
3 12 (5.74%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.48%) Akamai
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.48%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.48%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.48%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.61%) DNS
2 17 (8.13%) DHCP
3 8 (3.83%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.87%) HTTP
5 3 (1.44%) Firewall
5 3 (1.44%) LAN
5 3 (1.44%) WAN
6 2 (0.96%) SNMP
6 2 (0.96%) VPN
7 1 (0.48%) 802.11
7 1 (0.48%) BGP
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.48%) DWDM
7 1 (0.48%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.48%) IGRP
7 1 (0.48%) Internet
7 1 (0.48%) MPLS
7 1 (0.48%) OSPF
7 1 (0.48%) SSL
7 1 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (4.78%) RDBMS
3 10 (4.78%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.87%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.96%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.48%) Big Data
8 1 (0.48%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.48%) DataStax
8 1 (0.48%) Essbase
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.48%) Power BI
8 1 (0.48%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (22.01%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.53%) Selenium
3 20 (9.57%) Cucumber
4 16 (7.66%) WebDriver
5 10 (4.78%) JBehave
5 10 (4.78%) JUnit
5 10 (4.78%) Maven
6 8 (3.83%) Metasploit
7 7 (3.35%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.35%) LabVIEW
8 6 (2.87%) JIRA
9 5 (2.39%) JMeter
9 5 (2.39%) LoadRunner
9 5 (2.39%) Robot Framework
10 3 (1.44%) GitLab
10 3 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (26.32%) Retail
2 38 (18.18%) Finance
3 12 (5.74%) Advertising
4 7 (3.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.96%) Games
5 2 (0.96%) Publishing
5 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (22.01%) Developer
2 21 (10.05%) Java Developer
3 20 (9.57%) Analyst
4 19 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (7.18%) Cloud Developer
5 15 (7.18%) IoT Developer
6 14 (6.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (6.70%) Head of Development
6 14 (6.70%) Head of Software Development
6 14 (6.70%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.70%) Security Engineer
7 12 (5.74%) Team Leader
8 11 (5.26%) IT Manager
9 10 (4.78%) IT Project Manager
10 8 (3.83%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (3.83%) JavaScript Engineer
10 8 (3.83%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.35%) Developer in Test
11 7 (3.35%) Java Developer in Test
11 7 (3.35%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (22.01%) HTML
2 29 (13.88%) AngularJS
3 28 (13.40%) CSS
4 25 (11.96%) React
5 24 (11.48%) CSS3
5 24 (11.48%) HTML5
6 15 (7.18%) Java EE
7 14 (6.70%) Hibernate
7 14 (6.70%) J2EE
7 14 (6.70%) Spring
7 14 (6.70%) XML
8 13 (6.22%) Akka
8 13 (6.22%) Kafka
9 12 (5.74%) REST
9 12 (5.74%) Web Services
10 10 (4.78%) Java SE
10 10 (4.78%) JDBC
11 8 (3.83%) DOM
11 8 (3.83%) JAXB
11 8 (3.83%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.48%) Robotics
2 18 (8.61%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.18%) Computer Science
5 14 (6.70%) Fat Client
5 14 (6.70%) Private Cloud
5 14 (6.70%) Thin Client
6 12 (5.74%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (4.31%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.31%) Public Cloud
8 8 (3.83%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.83%) Optoelectronics
9 7 (3.35%) Mainframe
9 7 (3.35%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.91%) Fintech
10 4 (1.91%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.96%) PMI
11 2 (0.96%) Spread Betting
11 2 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.10%) Windows
2 23 (11.00%) Unix
3 18 (8.61%) Linux
4 17 (8.13%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.83%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.96%) AIX
6 2 (0.96%) Android
6 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.48%) HPUX
7 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (49.76%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (22.49%) E-Commerce
3 44 (21.05%) Project Management
4 41 (19.62%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (17.22%) Test Automation
6 29 (13.88%) DevOps
6 29 (13.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (13.40%) Front End Development
8 26 (12.44%) OO
9 25 (11.96%) PRINCE2
10 24 (11.48%) Artificial Intelligence
11 23 (11.00%) ITIL
12 22 (10.53%) Coaching
13 21 (10.05%) People Management
14 20 (9.57%) Mentoring
14 20 (9.57%) SDLC
15 19 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
15 19 (9.09%) Kanban
16 18 (8.61%) Performance Testing
17 16 (7.66%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 55 (26.32%) Java
2 44 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 37 (17.70%) SQL
4 32 (15.31%) PowerShell
5 22 (10.53%) Python
6 14 (6.70%) Bash Shell
6 14 (6.70%) Perl
7 7 (3.35%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.44%) C#
9 2 (0.96%) Go
9 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.48%) ES6
10 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (12.92%) Degree
2 14 (6.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (6.70%) MCSE
2 14 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.26%) PMP
4 6 (2.87%) CREST Certified
4 6 (2.87%) GCFA
4 6 (2.87%) GCFE
4 6 (2.87%) GIAC
4 6 (2.87%) GREM
5 5 (2.39%) PhD
6 3 (1.44%) CISA
6 3 (1.44%) CISM
6 3 (1.44%) CISSP
7 2 (0.96%) CCIE
7 2 (0.96%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (0.96%) CCNP
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.96%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.87%) SLA
2 5 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.39%) QA
3 4 (1.91%) PMO
4 3 (1.44%) COBIT
5 1 (0.48%) GPG13
5 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.70%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.70%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (6.70%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (6.70%) XenApp
3 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.48%) Docker
4 1 (0.48%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (6.70%) Ansible
2 8 (3.83%) Nessus
2 8 (3.83%) Nmap
3 6 (2.87%) EnCase
4 3 (1.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 3 (1.44%) Grafana
4 3 (1.44%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.44%) MOM
5 2 (0.96%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.48%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.48%) Puppet
6 1 (0.48%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.48%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.53%) VMware
3 16 (7.66%) Citrix
4 14 (6.70%) Oracle
5 10 (4.78%) Capita
6 9 (4.31%) SAP
7 8 (3.83%) Google
7 8 (3.83%) Netsparker
7 8 (3.83%) Qualys
8 3 (1.44%) Cisco
8 3 (1.44%) IBM
8 3 (1.44%) Tableau
9 2 (0.96%) Juniper
9 2 (0.96%) New Relic
9 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.48%) F5
10 1 (0.48%) Infor
10 1 (0.48%) Meraki
10 1 (0.48%) Splunk
10 1 (0.48%) Veeam