Period
to 20 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 40 50
Rank change year-on-year -30 +10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 79 193 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.43% 6.33% 5.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 6.99% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72 159 80
Oxfordshire median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% +3.77% +17.78%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,500 £34,875
90th Percentile £100,000 £76,000 £64,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.01%

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 2,116 2,763 2,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.96% 90.59% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,780 2,256 1,888
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.82% +6.18% -1.11%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,919 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,250 £67,500
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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -25 53 £55,000 +4.76% 12
Abingdon -13 9 £60,000 - 1
Banbury -1 2 £42,000 -30.00%
Bicester +3 1 £60,000 +79.10%
Witney - 1 £50,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 64 (81.01%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.44%) Degree
3 26 (32.91%) SQL
4 25 (31.65%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (30.38%) Java
5 24 (30.38%) Software Engineering
6 22 (27.85%) Scrum
6 22 (27.85%) Python
7 21 (26.58%) Analytics
8 20 (25.32%) Jenkins
8 20 (25.32%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (25.32%) SDLC
9 18 (22.78%) TDD
9 18 (22.78%) C#
10 15 (18.99%) C++
10 15 (18.99%) HTML
10 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
10 15 (18.99%) Computer Science
11 14 (17.72%) JIRA
12 13 (16.46%) QA
12 13 (16.46%) Test Automation
12 13 (16.46%) ITIL
13 12 (15.19%) CSS
13 12 (15.19%) Change Management
13 12 (15.19%) SLA
13 12 (15.19%) Project Management
13 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (15.19%) Kanban
13 12 (15.19%) MongoDB
13 12 (15.19%) Selenium

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 9 (11.39%) Confluence
2 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.80%) SaaS
4 2 (2.53%) IaaS
4 2 (2.53%) PaaS
5 1 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.27%) G Suite
5 1 (1.27%) GitHub
5 1 (1.27%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Broadband
2 8 (10.13%) Ethernet
2 8 (10.13%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (10.13%) LAN
2 8 (10.13%) MPLS
2 8 (10.13%) VPN
2 8 (10.13%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) ATM
3 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (15.19%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.86%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (6.33%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (5.06%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.80%) Neo4j
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.53%) Big Data
7 2 (2.53%) MySQL
7 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Jenkins
2 14 (17.72%) JIRA
3 12 (15.19%) Selenium
4 8 (10.13%) GitLab
5 7 (8.86%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.86%) Maven
6 6 (7.59%) JUnit
7 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.06%) Spinnaker
9 3 (3.80%) HP UFT
9 3 (3.80%) Mocha
9 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
9 3 (3.80%) Zephyr
10 2 (2.53%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.27%) Grunt
11 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.27%) Protractor
11 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
1 9 (11.39%) Games
2 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Developer
2 11 (13.92%) Engineering Manager
2 11 (13.92%) Team Leader
3 9 (11.39%) Development Team Leader
4 7 (8.86%) Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Network Engineering Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Network Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Release Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Python Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.99%) HTML
2 12 (15.19%) AngularJS
2 12 (15.19%) CSS
3 10 (12.66%) JSON
4 9 (11.39%) Spring
4 9 (11.39%) Spring Boot
4 9 (11.39%) Spring Cloud
5 8 (10.13%) Web Services
6 5 (6.33%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (6.33%) Gherkin
6 5 (6.33%) REST
6 5 (6.33%) RESTful
7 4 (5.06%) Swagger
8 3 (3.80%) .NET
8 3 (3.80%) Node.js
8 3 (3.80%) SOAP
9 2 (2.53%) CSS3
9 2 (2.53%) HTML5
9 2 (2.53%) MDX
9 2 (2.53%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Virtual Team
2 6 (7.59%) User Experience
3 5 (6.33%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.33%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.80%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Android
3 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (81.01%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.65%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (30.38%) Software Engineering
4 22 (27.85%) Scrum
5 21 (26.58%) Analytics
6 20 (25.32%) SDLC
7 18 (22.78%) TDD
8 15 (18.99%) Computer Science
9 13 (16.46%) ITIL
9 13 (16.46%) Test Automation
10 12 (15.19%) Change Management
10 12 (15.19%) Kanban
10 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
10 12 (15.19%) Project Management
11 11 (13.92%) Acceptance Criteria
12 10 (12.66%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 10 (12.66%) Time Management
12 10 (12.66%) User Stories
13 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) SQL
2 24 (30.38%) Java
3 22 (27.85%) Python
4 18 (22.78%) C#
5 15 (18.99%) C++
5 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.39%) Java 8
7 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) C
8 2 (2.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (2.53%) ES6
8 2 (2.53%) R
8 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (35.44%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) OCA
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) QA
2 12 (15.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (15.19%) SLA
3 3 (3.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Docker
2 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.33%) Packer
2 5 (6.33%) Terraform
3 4 (5.06%) Kibana
4 3 (3.80%) HP ALM
4 3 (3.80%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.06%) HP
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) Pardot
3 3 (3.80%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle
4 2 (2.53%) Talend
5 1 (1.27%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.27%) Snow