Period
to 20 November 2018

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

Continual Improvement
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 37 48
Rank change year-on-year -28 +11 +39
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 112 201 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.26% 6.68% 5.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 7.41% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 110 174 122
Oxfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,725 £32,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £76,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,382 2,714 2,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.64% 90.14% 90.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,083 2,236 2,084
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,919 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Oxfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Oxford -32 60 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Abingdon +3 20 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Banbury +2 5 £41,250 -31.25%
Kidlington +12 2 £63,000 +20.00%
Burford - 2 £67,500 -
Wallingford - 2 £51,250 -
Bicester +1 1 £60,000 +79.10%
Wantage - 1 £42,500 -
Witney - 1 £50,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 77 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.39%) SQL
3 41 (36.61%) Java
4 40 (35.71%) Degree
5 37 (33.04%) Scrum
6 34 (30.36%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (29.46%) C#
7 33 (29.46%) Python
8 30 (26.79%) Jenkins
9 29 (25.89%) C++
9 29 (25.89%) Test Automation
10 28 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 28 (25.00%) SDLC
11 27 (24.11%) Analytics
12 26 (23.21%) Software Engineering
13 25 (22.32%) TDD
13 25 (22.32%) QA
14 24 (21.43%) Computer Science
14 24 (21.43%) JIRA
14 24 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (20.54%) PostgreSQL
16 22 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
16 22 (19.64%) Confluence
17 21 (18.75%) Change Management
18 20 (17.86%) Time Management
18 20 (17.86%) Selenium
19 19 (16.96%) Web Services
20 17 (15.18%) BDD
21 16 (14.29%) API Testing
21 16 (14.29%) Project Management

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 22 (19.64%) Confluence
2 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.79%) CMS
2 2 (1.79%) JBoss
3 1 (0.89%) Anypoint
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.68%) IaaS
3 3 (2.68%) PaaS
3 3 (2.68%) SaaS
4 1 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.89%) Boomi
4 1 (0.89%) GitHub
4 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.89%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.89%) npm
4 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.71%) Broadband
2 8 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 8 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (7.14%) LAN
2 8 (7.14%) MPLS
2 8 (7.14%) VPN
2 8 (7.14%) WAN
3 4 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (0.89%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.89%) ATM
4 1 (0.89%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.89%) DHCP
4 1 (0.89%) DNS
4 1 (0.89%) HTTP
4 1 (0.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.54%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (5.36%) Big Data
5 6 (5.36%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (4.46%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.68%) MySQL
9 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.79%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.79%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.79%) Redis
10 1 (0.89%) GIS
10 1 (0.89%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.89%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 30 (26.79%) Jenkins
2 24 (21.43%) JIRA
3 20 (17.86%) Selenium
4 15 (13.39%) Maven
5 11 (9.82%) Cucumber
5 11 (9.82%) GitLab
6 10 (8.93%) JUnit
6 10 (8.93%) SoapUI
7 6 (5.36%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.68%) HP UFT
8 3 (2.68%) Zephyr
9 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.79%) Mocha
9 2 (1.79%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.89%) Grunt
10 1 (0.89%) JMeter
10 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (8.93%) Games
2 9 (8.04%) Finance
3 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.79%) Legal
4 2 (1.79%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.89%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.89%) Military
5 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (26.79%) Developer
2 26 (23.21%) Analyst
3 14 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 11 (9.82%) Automation Test Analyst
4 11 (9.82%) Team Leader
4 11 (9.82%) Test Analyst
5 10 (8.93%) Development Team Leader
5 10 (8.93%) Software Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Tester
8 6 (5.36%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Automation Tester
8 6 (5.36%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Network Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) Web Services
2 12 (10.71%) AngularJS
2 12 (10.71%) CSS
2 12 (10.71%) HTML
3 11 (9.82%) SOAP
4 10 (8.93%) .NET
4 10 (8.93%) JSON
5 8 (7.14%) Spring
6 7 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
6 7 (6.25%) RESTful
6 7 (6.25%) Spring Boot
6 7 (6.25%) Spring Cloud
7 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.46%) Gherkin
9 4 (3.57%) Node.js
9 4 (3.57%) React
10 3 (2.68%) .NET Core
10 3 (2.68%) RxJS
11 2 (1.79%) Chai
11 2 (1.79%) Mongoose
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.82%) Algorithms
3 7 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 7 (6.25%) User Experience
4 5 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.57%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) NHS
7 1 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Windows
2 7 (6.25%) Linux
3 4 (3.57%) Android
3 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.79%) CentOS
5 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.04%) Scrum
3 34 (30.36%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (25.89%) Test Automation
5 28 (25.00%) SDLC
6 27 (24.11%) Analytics
7 26 (23.21%) Software Engineering
8 25 (22.32%) TDD
9 24 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (18.75%) Change Management
11 20 (17.86%) Time Management
12 17 (15.18%) BDD
13 16 (14.29%) API Testing
13 16 (14.29%) Project Management
14 14 (12.50%) Mentoring
14 14 (12.50%) User Stories
15 13 (11.61%) Data Analytics
15 13 (11.61%) Integration Testing
15 13 (11.61%) Kanban
15 13 (11.61%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.39%) SQL
2 41 (36.61%) Java
3 33 (29.46%) C#
3 33 (29.46%) Python
4 29 (25.89%) C++
5 28 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.25%) Java 8
7 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.79%) ES6
8 2 (1.79%) Go
8 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.79%) R
8 2 (1.79%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (35.71%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.79%) CISSP
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.79%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.89%) APMP
5 1 (0.89%) OCA
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.89%) PMP
5 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.32%) QA
2 12 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (8.04%) SLA
4 3 (2.68%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.89%) GDPR
5 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.89%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.46%) Docker
2 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.25%) Packer
1 7 (6.25%) Terraform
2 3 (2.68%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.79%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.79%) Puppet
3 2 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.89%) Ansible
4 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (8.93%) Talend
2 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.46%) Oracle
4 4 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.68%) HP
6 2 (1.79%) SAP
6 2 (1.79%) Telerik
6 2 (1.79%) VMware
7 1 (0.89%) Apple
7 1 (0.89%) Dell
7 1 (0.89%) Google
7 1 (0.89%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.89%) Huawei
7 1 (0.89%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.89%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.89%) Okta
7 1 (0.89%) Siebel
7 1 (0.89%) Xamarin