Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 42 88
Rank change year-on-year -25 +46 +1
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 37 81 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.75% 5.35% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 6.32% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32 61 19
North East median annual salary £38,250 £46,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.74% +29.17% -16.28%
10th Percentile £22,000 £32,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £71,250 £54,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% -

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1174 1281 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.16% 84.55% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 1084 1192
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,725 £25,575 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in the North East

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in the North East

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in the North East

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Durham -21 18 £35,750 -15.88%
Tyne and Wear -21 18 £49,500 +6.45% 2
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (29.73%) Degree
4 10 (27.03%) Finance
4 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.62%) .NET
5 8 (21.62%) Windows
5 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
6 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (18.92%) Scrum
7 6 (16.22%) Project Management
7 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (16.22%) Performance Management
8 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (13.51%) SQL
8 5 (13.51%) C#
8 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
8 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
8 5 (13.51%) MVC
9 4 (10.81%) Electronics
9 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
9 4 (10.81%) Statistics
9 4 (10.81%) User Stories
9 4 (10.81%) Coaching
9 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
1 3 (8.11%) VoIP
1 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) Power BI
3 2 (5.41%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Electronics
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Developer
1 7 (18.92%) IT Manager
2 3 (8.11%) Administrator
2 3 (8.11%) DBA
2 3 (8.11%) Head of IT
2 3 (8.11%) Head of IT Operations
2 3 (8.11%) Head of Operations
2 3 (8.11%) IT Director
2 3 (8.11%) Operations Director
2 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
2 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (5.41%) Data Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Principal .NET Developer
3 2 (5.41%) Principal Developer
3 2 (5.41%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (8.11%) React
3 3 (8.11%) WPF
3 3 (8.11%) XML
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) Django
5 1 (2.70%) Java EE
5 1 (2.70%) JavaFX
5 1 (2.70%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (2.70%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.70%) Robotics
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Android
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) OpenVMS
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (18.92%) Scrum
3 6 (16.22%) Performance Management
3 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
4 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.81%) Coaching
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.81%) Statistics
5 4 (10.81%) User Stories
5 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.11%) Change Control
6 3 (8.11%) Line Management
6 3 (8.11%) Organisational Learning
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) SDLC
6 3 (8.11%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.51%) C#
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) Ruby
3 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.11%) VBA
4 2 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) R
4 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) Pascal
5 1 (2.70%) Scala
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.41%) HNC
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Data Quality
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.41%) ISO 22301
2 2 (5.41%) ISO 9000
2 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Opsview
2 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) SAP
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
2 3 (8.11%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.41%) ABBYY
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) EMC
3 2 (5.41%) Kofax
3 2 (5.41%) Tableau
4 1 (2.70%) Capita
4 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Fortinet