Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 72 37
Rank change year-on-year -13 -35 +11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 47 87 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.46% 3.50% 6.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 3.84% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 83 175
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £76,625 £98,250 £76,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +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 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 1,717 2,267 2,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 89.99% 91.26% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,464 1,956 2,319
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,875 £29,700
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -9 16 £65,000 +13.04% 5
Kidlington 0 6 £48,000 -23.81%
Thame - 5 £47,500 - 1
Bicester -15 4 £42,500 -29.17%
Banbury +13 3 £42,500 +1.19% 1
Abingdon -6 2 £46,500 -22.50% 1
Wantage - 2 £45,000 -
Carterton - 1 £55,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) .NET
3 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
4 15 (31.91%) C#
5 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
5 14 (29.79%) ERP
5 14 (29.79%) Dynamics 365
6 13 (27.66%) Coaching
7 12 (25.53%) Collaborative Working
7 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
8 11 (23.40%) Java
8 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
8 11 (23.40%) Change Management
9 10 (21.28%) Finance
9 10 (21.28%) SQL
9 10 (21.28%) ITIL
10 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
11 8 (17.02%) Workshop Facilitation
11 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
12 7 (14.89%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (14.89%) Degree
12 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
12 7 (14.89%) Azure
12 7 (14.89%) AWS
12 7 (14.89%) CRM
12 7 (14.89%) SAP
12 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (14.89%) Power Platform
12 7 (14.89%) DevOps

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 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.79%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (14.89%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (14.89%) AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Azure
2 7 (14.89%) Power Platform
3 6 (12.77%) PowerApps
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon ECS
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.38%) Apigee
4 3 (6.38%) GCP
4 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
1 3 (6.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Power BI
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (10.64%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (10.64%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.51%) JMeter
3 4 (8.51%) JUnit
3 4 (8.51%) Selenium
4 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.38%) Spinnaker
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Games
2 3 (6.38%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.64%) ERP Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) ERP Business Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.51%) QA Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior QA Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) C# Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) .NET
2 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.77%) Ajax
3 6 (12.77%) Spring
3 6 (12.77%) Spring Boot
4 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.51%) Gherkin
5 4 (8.51%) JSON
5 4 (8.51%) REST
6 3 (6.38%) 802.1X
6 3 (6.38%) Akka
6 3 (6.38%) Spring Cloud
6 3 (6.38%) Swagger
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.26%) React
8 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.13%) CSS
8 1 (2.13%) jQuery
8 1 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
1 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
1 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) ERP
3 13 (27.66%) Coaching
4 12 (25.53%) Collaborative Working
5 11 (23.40%) Change Management
6 10 (21.28%) ITIL
7 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
8 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (17.02%) Workshop Facilitation
9 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
9 7 (14.89%) CRM
9 7 (14.89%) DevOps
9 7 (14.89%) Microservices
10 6 (12.77%) Change Control
10 6 (12.77%) ITSM
10 6 (12.77%) MVC
10 6 (12.77%) Service Management
10 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) C#
2 11 (23.40%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 6 (12.77%) Java 8
5 4 (8.51%) Scala
6 2 (4.26%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) R
7 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 5 (10.64%) COBIT
3 1 (2.13%) PMBOK
3 1 (2.13%) PMO
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 5 (10.64%) Xamarin
4 3 (6.38%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) Tableau