Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 88 112
Rank change year-on-year +8 +24 -20
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 172 136 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.53% 2.98% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 3.35% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 131 120 82
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £53,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% +6.50% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £90,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -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 4,169 4,054 4,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 85.61% 88.79% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,521 3,348 3,553
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,250 £27,100
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,050 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.99% +0.11% +1.12%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +30 71 £60,000 +60.00% 14
Watford -24 27 £52,500 -2.78% 2
Welwyn Garden City -5 24 £60,000 +14.29% 2
Rickmansworth +6 14 £38,000 -5.00%
Hemel Hempstead -19 4 £42,500 -22.73% 1
St Albans - 4 £57,500 - 6
Tring - 4 £62,500 -
Letchworth +5 1 £80,000 +146.15%
Hitchin +1 1 - -
Royston - 1 - - 1
Continuous Improvement
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 80 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (29.65%) JavaScript
3 50 (29.07%) HTML
4 43 (25.00%) Java
4 43 (25.00%) Windows
5 40 (23.26%) Finance
6 38 (22.09%) Git (software)
6 38 (22.09%) DevOps
7 36 (20.93%) Retail
8 33 (19.19%) SQL
9 28 (16.28%) Python
9 28 (16.28%) PowerShell
10 26 (15.12%) CSS
10 26 (15.12%) Project Management
10 26 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
10 26 (15.12%) AngularJS
11 24 (13.95%) E-Commerce
12 23 (13.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (12.79%) Unix
13 22 (12.79%) OO
13 22 (12.79%) VMware
13 22 (12.79%) OpenStack
14 21 (12.21%) CSS3
14 21 (12.21%) HTML5
14 21 (12.21%) Continuous Delivery
14 21 (12.21%) PRINCE2
14 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
15 20 (11.63%) Scrum
15 20 (11.63%) Robotics
15 20 (11.63%) Mentoring

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 22 (12.79%) OpenStack
2 7 (4.07%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.91%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (2.33%) Apache
5 3 (1.74%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.74%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.16%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.74%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.16%) Maximo
3 2 (1.16%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (1.16%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.58%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.58%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.23%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.07%) SaaS
4 5 (2.91%) GitHub
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.81%) DHCP
1 10 (5.81%) DNS
2 5 (2.91%) HTTP
3 3 (1.74%) PPP
4 2 (1.16%) LAN
4 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.16%) WAN
5 1 (0.58%) Firewall
5 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.58%) VoIP
5 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.40%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.49%) DataStax
4 6 (3.49%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.74%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.74%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.58%) MS Access
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.72%) Selenium
3 13 (7.56%) Cucumber
4 8 (4.65%) WebDriver
5 7 (4.07%) JBehave
5 7 (4.07%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.07%) JUnit
5 7 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.49%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (3.49%) PowerBuilder
6 6 (3.49%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (2.33%) JIRA
8 3 (1.74%) Maven
8 3 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.16%) GitLab
10 1 (0.58%) Log4Net
10 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.58%) WATIR
General
1 40 (23.26%) Finance
2 36 (20.93%) Retail
3 13 (7.56%) Advertising
4 6 (3.49%) Publishing
5 3 (1.74%) Legal
6 2 (1.16%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Local Government
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (17.44%) Developer
2 19 (11.05%) Analyst
3 18 (10.47%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (8.72%) Project Manager
5 13 (7.56%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.98%) IT Manager
6 12 (6.98%) JavaScript Engineer
7 11 (6.40%) IT Project Manager
7 11 (6.40%) Software Engineer
8 10 (5.81%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.81%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (4.65%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.07%) Delivery Project Manager
10 7 (4.07%) Developer in Test
10 7 (4.07%) Head of Engineering
10 7 (4.07%) Java Developer in Test
11 6 (3.49%) Head of Software Development
11 6 (3.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.07%) HTML
2 26 (15.12%) AngularJS
2 26 (15.12%) CSS
3 21 (12.21%) CSS3
3 21 (12.21%) HTML5
4 20 (11.63%) React
5 7 (4.07%) .NET
5 7 (4.07%) Web Services
5 7 (4.07%) XML
6 6 (3.49%) Hibernate
6 6 (3.49%) J2EE
6 6 (3.49%) Java EE
6 6 (3.49%) REST
6 6 (3.49%) Spring
7 5 (2.91%) Akka
7 5 (2.91%) Kafka
7 5 (2.91%) Velocity
8 4 (2.33%) Middleware
8 4 (2.33%) Node.js
9 3 (1.74%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.63%) Public Cloud
1 20 (11.63%) Robotics
2 16 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.81%) Fat Client
5 10 (5.81%) Private Cloud
5 10 (5.81%) Thin Client
6 9 (5.23%) Virtual Team
7 7 (4.07%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.91%) Fintech
9 3 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.16%) PMI
11 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.58%) Replication
11 1 (0.58%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.00%) Windows
2 22 (12.79%) Unix
3 14 (8.14%) Linux
4 10 (5.81%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.49%) Android
6 5 (2.91%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.74%) AIX
7 3 (1.74%) HPUX
7 3 (1.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (22.09%) DevOps
3 26 (15.12%) Project Management
4 24 (13.95%) E-Commerce
5 23 (13.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (12.79%) OO
7 21 (12.21%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (12.21%) PRINCE2
8 20 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 20 (11.63%) Scrum
9 19 (11.05%) Configuration Management
10 18 (10.47%) Requirements Analysis
10 18 (10.47%) Test Automation
11 17 (9.88%) People Management
12 16 (9.30%) ITIL
12 16 (9.30%) Software Engineering
13 15 (8.72%) Waterfall
14 14 (8.14%) Migration
14 14 (8.14%) Performance Management
15 13 (7.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.65%) JavaScript
2 43 (25.00%) Java
3 33 (19.19%) SQL
4 28 (16.28%) PowerShell
4 28 (16.28%) Python
5 18 (10.47%) Bash Shell
5 18 (10.47%) Perl
6 10 (5.81%) C#
7 7 (4.07%) Go
7 7 (4.07%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.49%) C++
8 6 (3.49%) Progress 4GL
9 2 (1.16%) ABAP
10 1 (0.58%) ES6
10 1 (0.58%) Ruby
10 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.58%) VB
10 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.58%) VB6
10 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.72%) Degree
2 13 (7.56%) PMP
3 11 (6.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (5.81%) MCSE
4 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.74%) CISA
5 3 (1.74%) CISM
5 3 (1.74%) CISSP
5 3 (1.74%) SANS
5 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.74%) SSCP
6 2 (1.16%) CCIE
6 2 (1.16%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (1.16%) CCNP
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.16%) GCFA
6 2 (1.16%) GCFE
6 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) QA
2 5 (2.91%) SLA
3 3 (1.74%) GDPR
4 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.58%) GPG13
5 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (10.47%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.81%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (5.81%) XenApp
4 1 (0.58%) Ceph
4 1 (0.58%) Docker
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (11.05%) Ansible
2 8 (4.65%) Kubernetes
3 7 (4.07%) Grafana
3 7 (4.07%) Prometheus
4 6 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (3.49%) OpenNMS
5 3 (1.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (1.74%) MOM
6 2 (1.16%) EnCase
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (12.79%) VMware
2 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.05%) Oracle
4 11 (6.40%) Citrix
5 9 (5.23%) SAP
6 7 (4.07%) Capita
6 7 (4.07%) HP
6 7 (4.07%) New Relic
7 6 (3.49%) Ab Initio
7 6 (3.49%) Infor
7 6 (3.49%) JD Edwards
7 6 (3.49%) JDA
7 6 (3.49%) Progress
8 3 (1.74%) Apple
8 3 (1.74%) IBM
9 2 (1.16%) Cisco
9 2 (1.16%) Orchard
9 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.58%) Google
10 1 (0.58%) Telerik