The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 70 97
Rank change year-on-year +7 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 13 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.95% 2.01% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.26% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 3
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £26,956 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,750 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 554 840 934
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.93% 89.08% 86.88%
Number of salaries quoted 478 736 815
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Kent

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Kent

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Kent over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Kent

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 2 £45,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £62,500 -
Canterbury -10 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £40,000 - 1
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) MCSE
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) SDLC
4 5 (16.67%) Microservices
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.33%) MCP
5 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) .NET
5 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (10.00%) Attack Monitoring
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.00%) Release Management

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) BGP
1 2 (6.67%) DMVPN
1 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
1 2 (6.67%) IPsec
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) SMTP
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) OLTP
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Fiddler
2 1 (3.33%) gulp
2 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
2 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) WCF
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) CSS3
4 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.33%) LINQ
4 1 (3.33%) React
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) CMDB
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
1 6 (20.00%) SDLC
2 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (16.67%) Microservices
2 5 (16.67%) Scrum
2 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (10.00%) Attack Monitoring
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Change Management
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps
3 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Release Management
3 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) VB
3 2 (6.67%) VBScript
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCSE
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCP
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) CCNP
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.67%) Master's Degree
4 2 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Dell
2 2 (6.67%) Perforce
2 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
Whitstable, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits listed
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago