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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
England / North East
Rank 55 60 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 16 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.54% 2.78% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 3.10% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 27
Median salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.94% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £48,900 £67,500
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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 552 581 630
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.48% 89.66% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 505 495 543
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 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
Tyne and Wear +15 12 £33,500 -10.66% 5
Durham 0 4 £75,000 +206.12%
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 9 (20.45%) Finance
3 9 (20.45%) Analytics
4 8 (18.18%) User Stories
4 8 (18.18%) Service Management
5 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.91%) Windows
5 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
5 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (13.64%) DevOps
6 6 (13.64%) Requirements Engineering
7 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (11.36%) Linux
7 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
7 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
7 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.36%) Change Management
7 5 (11.36%) VMware
7 5 (11.36%) ITSM
8 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 4 (9.09%) VPN
8 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 4 (9.09%) SQL
8 4 (9.09%) Windows Server

Continuous Improvement
Top Related 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 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.82%) SAS
3 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (4.55%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) IaaS
1 2 (4.55%) PaaS
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
1 2 (4.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) VPN
2 3 (6.82%) LAN
2 3 (6.82%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) PBX
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) Skype
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.27%) VoIP
4 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) gulp
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Transformation Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (6.82%) Junior
6 3 (6.82%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Quality Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) Laravel
2 1 (2.27%) Sphinx
2 1 (2.27%) Symfony
2 1 (2.27%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Credit Risk
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) CMDB
3 2 (4.55%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.55%) Tandem
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) AIX
5 2 (4.55%) Unix
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.45%) Analytics
2 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) Service Management
3 8 (18.18%) User Stories
4 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.64%) DevOps
5 6 (13.64%) Requirements Engineering
6 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.36%) Change Management
6 5 (11.36%) ITSM
7 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Coaching
7 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.09%) Line Management
7 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
7 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) PHP
3 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) MCSA
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Ansible
1 2 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) EMC
3 3 (6.82%) Hyperion
3 3 (6.82%) Informatica
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) Citrix
4 2 (4.55%) Mitel
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Tableau
5 1 (2.27%) Zend
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