Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 108 89
Rank change year-on-year +18 -19 +26
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 51 45 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.19% 1.89% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.17% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 68
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £34,625 £40,000 £38,675
90th Percentile £69,000 £54,750 £66,875
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -9.09%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,055 2,072 3,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.12% 86.88% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,736 1,662 2,434
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,251 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.50% - -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Reading

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Reading

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Reading over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 24 (47.06%) ITIL
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Degree
3 15 (29.41%) Finance
3 15 (29.41%) Coaching
4 13 (25.49%) Banking
4 13 (25.49%) Windows
5 11 (21.57%) Ansible
5 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (21.57%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (21.57%) Puppet
6 10 (19.61%) WAN
7 9 (17.65%) C#
7 9 (17.65%) Java
7 9 (17.65%) QA
8 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (15.69%) .NET
8 8 (15.69%) LAN
8 8 (15.69%) TDD
8 8 (15.69%) VMware
9 7 (13.73%) Samba
9 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
9 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (13.73%) Replication
9 7 (13.73%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (13.73%) Ruby
9 7 (13.73%) SAN
9 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
9 7 (13.73%) DHCP
9 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 7 (13.73%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (13.73%) Amazon ELB
2 7 (13.73%) Amazon Glacier
2 7 (13.73%) Amazon S3
2 7 (13.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.80%) Office 365
4 2 (3.92%) IaaS
4 2 (3.92%) PaaS
4 2 (3.92%) SaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Azure Functions
5 1 (1.96%) Serverless
5 1 (1.96%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) WAN
2 8 (15.69%) LAN
3 7 (13.73%) DHCP
3 7 (13.73%) DNS
3 7 (13.73%) FCoE
3 7 (13.73%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (13.73%) iSCSI
3 7 (13.73%) NAS
3 7 (13.73%) SAN
3 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.80%) Skype
4 5 (9.80%) VoIP
5 2 (3.92%) Firewall
5 2 (3.92%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.92%) VPN
6 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Power BI
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.76%) JIRA
2 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.84%) Subversion
2 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.84%) VersionOne
3 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.96%) NeoLoad
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 13 (25.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Service Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Incident Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Major Incident Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Scrum Master
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Scrum Master
6 3 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) HTML
3 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.80%) CSS
4 4 (7.84%) Velocity
5 3 (5.88%) .NET Core
5 3 (5.88%) ADO.NET
5 3 (5.88%) Angular 2
5 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (5.88%) Dapper ORM
5 3 (5.88%) JSON
5 3 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (5.88%) Node.js
5 3 (5.88%) OAuth
5 3 (5.88%) RequireJS
6 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
6 2 (3.92%) jQuery
7 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
1 7 (13.73%) Replication
2 4 (7.84%) PMI
2 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Unix
3 5 (9.80%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) ITIL
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) Coaching
4 8 (15.69%) TDD
5 7 (13.73%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (13.73%) BDD
5 7 (13.73%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (13.73%) SDLC
5 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
5 7 (13.73%) Task Automation
5 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
5 7 (13.73%) User Stories
5 7 (13.73%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (11.76%) DevOps
6 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 6 (11.76%) ITSM
6 6 (11.76%) Service Management
6 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) C#
1 9 (17.65%) Java
2 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
2 7 (13.73%) Perl
2 7 (13.73%) Python
2 7 (13.73%) Ruby
2 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) TypeScript
5 3 (5.88%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (7.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) HNC
4 1 (1.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) PMBOK
3 2 (3.92%) SLA
4 1 (1.96%) GDPR
4 1 (1.96%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.73%) Samba
3 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Ansible
1 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (21.57%) Puppet
2 7 (13.73%) Terraform
2 7 (13.73%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 1 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) VMware
2 7 (13.73%) Centrify
2 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (7.84%) HP
4 4 (7.84%) ServiceNow
4 4 (7.84%) Tableau
5 3 (5.88%) Telerik
6 2 (3.92%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco
6 2 (3.92%) F5
6 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.96%) Capita
7 1 (1.96%) SAP