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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 93 80
Rank change year-on-year +27 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 17 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.11% 1.32% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.45% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 11
Median salary £36,250 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.53% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,583 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £77,500
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 714 1035 802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 88.81% 90.87% 83.80%
Number of salaries quoted 585 895 713
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £29,590
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Chatham +3 6 £35,000 -
West Malling +2 3 £51,250 -18.00%
Maidstone - 2 - - 1
Tonbridge - 2 £60,000 - 1
Folkestone -4 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) Management Information System
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (34.29%) MCP
4 12 (34.29%) MCSE
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.29%) QA
7 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.57%) SDLC
8 3 (8.57%) Line Management
8 3 (8.57%) Security Operations
8 3 (8.57%) Attack Monitoring
8 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
8 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (8.57%) Java
8 3 (8.57%) Change Management
9 2 (5.71%) Migration
9 2 (5.71%) Internet
9 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.71%) Windows
9 2 (5.71%) ITIL
9 2 (5.71%) SLA
9 2 (5.71%) SQL

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) SMTP
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) OLTP
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.86%) gulp
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 12 (34.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (34.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Desktop Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Desktop Support
2 12 (34.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) IT Technician
4 2 (5.71%) PMO Lead
4 2 (5.71%) Product Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Programme Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) CSS3
1 1 (2.86%) EDI
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) HTML5
1 1 (2.86%) JSON
1 1 (2.86%) REST
1 1 (2.86%) SOAP
1 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (2.86%) WCF
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Fintech
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum
4 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Attack Monitoring
5 3 (8.57%) Change Management
5 3 (8.57%) Line Management
5 3 (8.57%) SDLC
5 3 (8.57%) Security Operations
5 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Software Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (5.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) VB
2 2 (5.71%) VBScript
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) MCP
1 12 (34.29%) MCSE
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) APMG
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.71%) PMO
3 2 (5.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Perforce
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
Kent
Aesica Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago