Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 51 56
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 +32
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 84 57 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.38% 4.45% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 5.03% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 83 27 79
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,500 £37,500 £30,950
90th Percentile £76,000 £63,750 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +18.89% -5.26%

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,429 1,133 1,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.49% 88.38% 86.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,309 951 1,174
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,225
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Oxford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 62 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 33 (39.29%) C#
4 30 (35.71%) HTML
5 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 27 (32.14%) .NET
7 26 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET
8 23 (27.38%) MCP
8 23 (27.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (27.38%) MCPD
8 23 (27.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 21 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 20 (23.81%) JIRA
10 20 (23.81%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (23.81%) Java
10 20 (23.81%) Matrix Organization
11 19 (22.62%) SOLID
11 19 (22.62%) MVC
11 19 (22.62%) Microservices
11 19 (22.62%) Kendo UI
11 19 (22.62%) NServiceBus
11 19 (22.62%) HTML5
12 16 (19.05%) .NET Framework
12 16 (19.05%) Sitefinity
12 16 (19.05%) Entity Framework
12 16 (19.05%) SQL
12 16 (19.05%) SAP
13 15 (17.86%) Degree

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 19 (22.62%) NServiceBus
2 16 (19.05%) Sitefinity
3 12 (14.29%) Confluence
4 1 (1.19%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.33%) Slack
3 4 (4.76%) GitHub
4 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) SMS
2 2 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) FTP
3 1 (1.19%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) LAN
3 1 (1.19%) NAS
3 1 (1.19%) Network Security
3 1 (1.19%) SAN
3 1 (1.19%) Skype
3 1 (1.19%) SMTP
3 1 (1.19%) SNMP
3 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) SSDT
3 3 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (27.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (23.81%) JIRA
2 20 (23.81%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 12 (14.29%) Selenium
4 10 (11.90%) HP UFT
4 10 (11.90%) LoadRunner
4 10 (11.90%) Zephyr
5 7 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.38%) JUnit
6 2 (2.38%) Maven
6 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 14 (16.67%) Publishing
2 4 (4.76%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (35.71%) Developer
2 23 (27.38%) Applications Developer
3 15 (17.86%) Analyst
4 13 (15.48%) Senior Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 12 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 12 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) Architect
6 11 (13.10%) Senior Applications Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Agile Test Analyst
7 10 (11.90%) Principal Test Analyst
7 10 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (10.71%) ERP Architect
9 8 (9.52%) .NET Developer
9 8 (9.52%) SQL Developer
10 7 (8.33%) Consultant
10 7 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (7.14%) Project Manager
12 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 5 (5.95%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.71%) HTML
2 27 (32.14%) .NET
3 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET
4 19 (22.62%) HTML5
4 19 (22.62%) Kendo UI
5 16 (19.05%) .NET Framework
5 16 (19.05%) Entity Framework
6 14 (16.67%) CSS
7 11 (13.10%) JSON
7 11 (13.10%) XML
8 10 (11.90%) Gherkin
8 10 (11.90%) SOAP
8 10 (11.90%) Web Services
9 8 (9.52%) Spring
10 7 (8.33%) EDI
10 7 (8.33%) jQuery
10 7 (8.33%) JSP
10 7 (8.33%) REST
10 7 (8.33%) Servlets
10 7 (8.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
1 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (2.38%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 23 (27.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 21 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 20 (23.81%) Matrix Organization
6 19 (22.62%) Microservices
6 19 (22.62%) MVC
6 19 (22.62%) SOLID
7 14 (16.67%) Project Management
8 13 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (15.48%) Process Improvement
8 13 (15.48%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 12 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (13.10%) IT Strategy
10 11 (13.10%) TDD
11 10 (11.90%) BDD
11 10 (11.90%) Coaching
11 10 (11.90%) Exploratory Testing
11 10 (11.90%) Product Management
11 10 (11.90%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.29%) C#
2 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.81%) Java
4 16 (19.05%) SQL
5 11 (13.10%) C++
6 8 (9.52%) Python
6 8 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.38%) Ruby
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (27.38%) MCP
2 23 (27.38%) MCPD
3 15 (17.86%) Degree
4 10 (11.90%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.57%) MCDBA
5 3 (3.57%) MCITP
5 3 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (1.19%) CCNP
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.19%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.19%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.05%) SAP
3 10 (11.90%) HP
3 10 (11.90%) Micro Focus
4 4 (4.76%) Telerik
5 3 (3.57%) Avaya
5 3 (3.57%) Talend
6 2 (2.38%) Google
7 1 (1.19%) Cisco
7 1 (1.19%) Juniper
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle