The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 91 67
Rank change year-on-year +47 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 127 73 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.05% 2.57% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 2.81% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 100 61 83
Leeds median annual salary £44,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.31% -  
10th Percentile £30,675 £33,184 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £70,625 £74,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2338 2597 3035
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 92.93% 91.32% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8040 9145 10155
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +2.32%  
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £68,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Leeds

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 93 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (25.13%) Finance
3 43 (22.99%) C#
4 32 (17.11%) SQL
5 29 (15.51%) Microsoft
5 29 (15.51%) DevOps
6 28 (14.97%) .NET
7 27 (14.44%) Project Management
8 26 (13.90%) Scrum
9 25 (13.37%) Web Services
9 25 (13.37%) OO
10 24 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (12.30%) SQL Server
12 22 (11.76%) Java
12 22 (11.76%) Degree
13 20 (10.70%) Mentoring
14 18 (9.63%) Test Automation
14 18 (9.63%) Web Development
14 18 (9.63%) ITIL
15 17 (9.09%) Risk Management
15 17 (9.09%) TDD
16 16 (8.56%) JavaScript
16 16 (8.56%) T-SQL
17 15 (8.02%) Microsoft Excel
17 15 (8.02%) MVC
17 15 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (8.02%) REST
18 14 (7.49%) Management Information System
19 13 (6.95%) Linux
19 13 (6.95%) SOAP

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 9 (4.81%) IIS
2 2 (1.07%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
3 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.53%) CMS
3 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (8.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (5.35%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.35%) SaaS
4 7 (3.74%) IaaS
5 6 (3.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.53%) Loggly
6 1 (0.53%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.74%) Internet
2 3 (1.60%) HTTP
2 3 (1.60%) Network Security
3 2 (1.07%) DNS
3 2 (1.07%) LAN
3 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.07%) WAN
4 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.53%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 5 (2.67%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (2.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.14%) MySQL
4 3 (1.60%) SQLite
5 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.53%) HBase
6 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.53%) Redis
6 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.53%) Riak
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (3.74%) Xcode
3 6 (3.21%) Selenium
4 4 (2.14%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.60%) NuGet
6 2 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.07%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.07%) Subversion
6 2 (1.07%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.53%) Grunt
7 1 (0.53%) JIRA
7 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.53%) Maven
7 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (25.13%) Finance
2 9 (4.81%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.21%) Games
3 6 (3.21%) Retail
4 5 (2.67%) Marketing
5 4 (2.14%) Legal
5 4 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (22.99%) Analyst
1 43 (22.99%) Developer
2 16 (8.56%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (6.95%) SQL Developer
3 13 (6.95%) T-SQL Developer
4 10 (5.35%) Database Developer
4 10 (5.35%) Senior Developer
4 10 (5.35%) SQL Database Developer
5 9 (4.81%) Deployment Manager
5 9 (4.81%) Java Developer
6 8 (4.28%) Business Change Manager
6 8 (4.28%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (4.28%) PMO Analyst
7 7 (3.74%) .NET Developer
7 7 (3.74%) Architect
7 7 (3.74%) Business Analyst
7 7 (3.74%) Operations Manager
7 7 (3.74%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (3.74%) Senior PMO Analyst
7 7 (3.74%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.97%) .NET
2 25 (13.37%) Web Services
3 15 (8.02%) REST
4 13 (6.95%) SOAP
5 12 (6.42%) JSON
6 11 (5.88%) XML
7 9 (4.81%) ASP.NET
7 9 (4.81%) Node.js
8 8 (4.28%) Spring
9 7 (3.74%) Cocoa
9 7 (3.74%) Cocoa Touch
9 7 (3.74%) Core Data
9 7 (3.74%) iOS SDK
9 7 (3.74%) RESTful
9 7 (3.74%) Spring MVC
9 7 (3.74%) UIKit
10 6 (3.21%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.21%) CSS
10 6 (3.21%) HTML
11 4 (2.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.49%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.35%) Private Cloud
4 8 (4.28%) NHS
5 7 (3.74%) iPad
5 7 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.67%) User Experience
7 4 (2.14%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.60%) PMI
9 2 (1.07%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.07%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.07%) Replication
10 1 (0.53%) Clustering
10 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.53%) Fintech
10 1 (0.53%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.53%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.95%) Linux
2 9 (4.81%) Windows
3 7 (3.74%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.74%) Unix
4 6 (3.21%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.14%) CentOS
5 4 (2.14%) Debian
5 4 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.14%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.60%) Android
7 1 (0.53%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (15.51%) DevOps
3 27 (14.44%) Project Management
4 26 (13.90%) Scrum
5 25 (13.37%) OO
6 24 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (10.70%) Mentoring
8 18 (9.63%) ITIL
8 18 (9.63%) Test Automation
8 18 (9.63%) Web Development
9 17 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 17 (9.09%) TDD
10 15 (8.02%) MVC
11 13 (6.95%) E-Commerce
11 13 (6.95%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (6.42%) Service Management
13 11 (5.88%) Information Security
13 11 (5.88%) People Management
13 11 (5.88%) Test Scripting
13 11 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.99%) C#
2 32 (17.11%) SQL
3 22 (11.76%) Java
4 16 (8.56%) JavaScript
4 16 (8.56%) T-SQL
5 13 (6.95%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.81%) Python
7 8 (4.28%) Ruby
8 7 (3.74%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.07%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.53%) Clojure
10 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (11.76%) Degree
2 7 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.67%) CISM
3 5 (2.67%) CISSP
3 5 (2.67%) SANS
4 3 (1.60%) APMP
4 3 (1.60%) ISEB
4 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.07%) CISA
5 2 (1.07%) CISMP
5 2 (1.07%) CRISC
5 2 (1.07%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.07%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.95%) PMO
2 11 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (5.35%) QA
4 8 (4.28%) PCI DSS
4 8 (4.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.07%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.07%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.53%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.53%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (1.07%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.07%) Docker
1 2 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) HDFS
2 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.21%) Puppet
3 5 (2.67%) Ansible
4 3 (1.60%) SCCM
5 2 (1.07%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.53%) Grafana
6 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.53%) Nagios
6 1 (0.53%) Salt
6 1 (0.53%) WSUS
6 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.88%) SAP
3 5 (2.67%) Alteryx
3 5 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.67%) Symantec
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle
5 2 (1.07%) Google
5 2 (1.07%) Splunk
5 2 (1.07%) VMware
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco
6 1 (0.53%) Citrix
6 1 (0.53%) Dell
6 1 (0.53%) HP
6 1 (0.53%) IBM
6 1 (0.53%) Juniper
6 1 (0.53%) New Relic
6 1 (0.53%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.53%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
coachwise
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £47291 - £58216 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eversheds Sutherland
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: £27900 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago