Period
to 20 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 40 89
Rank change year-on-year -37 +49 +5
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 38 81 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.78% 5.43% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 6.42% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33 61 19
North East median annual salary £43,500 £46,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.45% +29.17% -16.28%
10th Percentile £23,250 £32,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £54,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

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 1192 1261 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.13% 84.46% 88.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 1065 1190
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,575
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 20 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 20 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
Tyne and Wear -20 20 £49,500 +6.45% 3
Durham -24 17 £36,000 -15.29% 2
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 11 (28.95%) Degree
4 10 (26.32%) Finance
4 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) Scrum
6 8 (21.05%) .NET
6 8 (21.05%) Windows
6 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
7 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (15.79%) Performance Management
8 6 (15.79%) Coaching
9 5 (13.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (13.16%) Project Management
9 5 (13.16%) SQL
9 5 (13.16%) C#
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (13.16%) ITIL
9 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
9 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
9 5 (13.16%) MVC
9 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
10 4 (10.53%) Ruby
10 4 (10.53%) Statistics
10 4 (10.53%) SDLC
10 4 (10.53%) Line Management
10 4 (10.53%) JIRA
10 4 (10.53%) User Stories

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 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
1 3 (7.89%) VoIP
1 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.26%) Big Data
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Power BI
3 2 (5.26%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Developer
1 7 (18.42%) IT Manager
2 3 (7.89%) Administrator
2 3 (7.89%) DBA
2 3 (7.89%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (7.89%) Head of IT
2 3 (7.89%) Head of IT Operations
2 3 (7.89%) Head of Operations
2 3 (7.89%) IT Director
2 3 (7.89%) Operations Director
2 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
2 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (5.26%) Data Scientist
3 2 (5.26%) Principal Developer
3 2 (5.26%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 2 (5.26%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
3 3 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (7.89%) React
3 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) WPF
3 3 (7.89%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) Django
4 2 (5.26%) Play Framework
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.63%) Java EE
5 1 (2.63%) JavaFX
5 1 (2.63%) Spring
5 1 (2.63%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.63%) Robotics
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Android
2 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) OpenVMS
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Scrum
3 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (15.79%) Coaching
4 6 (15.79%) Performance Management
5 5 (13.16%) ITIL
5 5 (13.16%) MVC
5 5 (13.16%) Project Management
5 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.53%) Line Management
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
6 4 (10.53%) Statistics
6 4 (10.53%) User Stories
6 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.89%) Change Control
7 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (7.89%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.16%) C#
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) Ruby
4 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.89%) VBA
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) R
5 2 (5.26%) Scala
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) Pascal
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.26%) HNC
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.26%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.26%) ISO 22301
2 2 (5.26%) ISO 9000
2 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Kubernetes
1 3 (7.89%) Opsview
2 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
2 3 (7.89%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.26%) ABBYY
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
3 2 (5.26%) EMC
3 2 (5.26%) Kofax
3 2 (5.26%) Tableau
4 1 (2.63%) Capita
4 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Fortinet