Period
to 22 July 2018

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

Continual Improvement
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 61 51
Rank change year-on-year -16 -10 +35
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 54 45 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.26% 3.70% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 4.05% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 53 40 65
North East median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -40.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,200 £29,900
90th Percentile £62,350 £60,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +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 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 1,511 1,112 1,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.35% 91.45% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,240 979 1,162
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,903
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.06% -0.26%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £63,400
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 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
Tyne and Wear -10 42 £42,000 +12.00% 4
Durham +7 9 £26,500 -26.39% 3
Teesside - 1 £30,000 -
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 17 (31.48%) DevOps
2 16 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (29.63%) Java
3 15 (27.78%) .NET
4 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 14 (25.93%) Linux
4 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.22%) SQL
6 12 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 11 (20.37%) C++
7 11 (20.37%) Python
7 11 (20.37%) Ruby
7 11 (20.37%) Ansible
7 11 (20.37%) Puppet
8 10 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (18.52%) Capita
9 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
10 8 (14.81%) TeamCity
10 8 (14.81%) Kubernetes
10 8 (14.81%) SDLC
10 8 (14.81%) Packer
10 8 (14.81%) Terraform
10 8 (14.81%) TDD
10 8 (14.81%) Finance
10 8 (14.81%) Games
11 7 (12.96%) HTML
11 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
11 7 (12.96%) Perl

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 1 (1.85%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) InVision
2 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.56%) Datadog
3 3 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (5.56%) Office 365
4 2 (3.70%) Tricentis Tosca
5 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) SNA
1 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.85%) QlikView
5 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.81%) TeamCity
3 7 (12.96%) Bitbucket
3 7 (12.96%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.85%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.85%) git-flow
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.85%) Mocha
5 1 (1.85%) NUnit
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
1 8 (14.81%) Games
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
2 2 (3.70%) Electronics
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Junior
5 5 (9.26%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (9.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Junior DevOps
7 3 (5.56%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Business Developer
8 2 (3.70%) CRM Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Head of IT Operations
8 2 (3.70%) Head of Operations
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) .NET
2 7 (12.96%) HTML
3 5 (9.26%) CSS
3 5 (9.26%) Node.js
4 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.56%) CSS3
4 3 (5.56%) HTML5
5 2 (3.70%) jQuery
5 2 (3.70%) MDX
5 2 (3.70%) React
5 2 (3.70%) RESTful
5 2 (3.70%) Spring
5 2 (3.70%) WCF
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.85%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.85%) Enzyme
6 1 (1.85%) Jest
6 1 (1.85%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (11.11%) User Experience
2 4 (7.41%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.41%) Robotics
3 3 (5.56%) NHS
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.85%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Debian
2 6 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) DevOps
2 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 8 (14.81%) SDLC
4 8 (14.81%) TDD
5 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.26%) ITIL
5 5 (9.26%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.41%) Change Management
6 4 (7.41%) Coaching
6 4 (7.41%) Innovative Thinking
6 4 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.41%) Process Management
6 4 (7.41%) UML
6 4 (7.41%) Web Development
7 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.56%) User Stories
7 3 (5.56%) UX Design
7 3 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) Java
2 12 (22.22%) SQL
3 11 (20.37%) C++
3 11 (20.37%) Python
3 11 (20.37%) Ruby
4 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
5 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.96%) Perl
6 6 (11.11%) C#
7 4 (7.41%) C
7 4 (7.41%) TypeScript
7 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.70%) VB
9 2 (3.70%) VB6
10 1 (1.85%) ABAP
10 1 (1.85%) ES6
10 1 (1.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Ansible
1 11 (20.37%) Puppet
2 10 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (14.81%) Kubernetes
3 8 (14.81%) Packer
3 8 (14.81%) Terraform
4 4 (7.41%) Nagios
5 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Capita
3 4 (7.41%) ABBYY
3 4 (7.41%) Kofax
3 4 (7.41%) New Relic
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) Splunk
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
4 3 (5.56%) Google
4 3 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) Remedy
5 1 (1.85%) Tableau