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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 66 53
Rank change year-on-year -19 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 21 75 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.69% 3.80% 4.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 4.31% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 64 28
Median salary £60,000 £51,250 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.07% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £30,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1042 1741 2089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.63% 88.15% 86.72%
Number of salaries quoted 788 1397 1371
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 38 (54.29%) Degree
2 20 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 19 (27.14%) Telecoms
3 19 (27.14%) Finance
4 16 (22.86%) Project Management
5 14 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 14 (20.00%) Coaching
5 14 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 14 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 13 (18.57%) Problem Management
6 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
6 13 (18.57%) Legal
6 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2
6 13 (18.57%) PMP
7 12 (17.14%) Windows
7 12 (17.14%) Wireless
7 12 (17.14%) Change Management
7 12 (17.14%) Incident Management
7 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
8 11 (15.71%) Huawei
8 11 (15.71%) CRM
8 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
8 11 (15.71%) Cisco
9 10 (14.29%) Six Sigma
9 10 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
10 9 (12.86%) Programme Management
10 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.86%) PMI Certification
10 9 (12.86%) SLA
10 9 (12.86%) C#

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 (8.57%) Apache
1 6 (8.57%) Apache Solr
1 6 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (8.57%) IIS
1 6 (8.57%) nginx
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon S3
2 6 (8.57%) Google App Engine
2 6 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (7.14%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle CX
4 4 (5.71%) Responsys
4 4 (5.71%) Taleo
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.86%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (1.43%) IaaS
6 1 (1.43%) Office 365
6 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Wireless
2 7 (10.00%) Firewall
2 7 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (8.57%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (8.57%) OpenVPN
3 6 (8.57%) SAN
3 6 (8.57%) VPN
4 3 (4.29%) Broadband
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.43%) DHCP
5 1 (1.43%) DNS
5 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.57%) MySQL
2 6 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.43%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Power BI
5 1 (1.43%) QlikView
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) FitNesse
1 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.57%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.57%) Sonatype Nexus
1 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
1 19 (27.14%) Telecoms
2 13 (18.57%) Legal
3 7 (10.00%) Marketing
4 6 (8.57%) Banking
4 6 (8.57%) Retail
5 5 (7.14%) Back Office
6 4 (5.71%) Electronics
7 2 (2.86%) Billing
8 1 (1.43%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 10 (14.29%) Developer
2 9 (12.86%) Project Manager
3 8 (11.43%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Programme Director
5 6 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 5 (7.14%) BPM Designer
6 5 (7.14%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Graduate C# Software Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) Web Services
3 6 (8.57%) DCOM
3 6 (8.57%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (8.57%) jQuery
3 6 (8.57%) Kafka
3 6 (8.57%) MAPI
3 6 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (8.57%) WCF
3 6 (8.57%) WPF
4 5 (7.14%) Dojo
4 5 (7.14%) DOM
4 5 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (7.14%) XML
5 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.86%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 14 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.57%) Public Cloud
6 5 (7.14%) Client/Server
6 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (7.14%) Virtual Team
7 4 (5.71%) Derivative
8 3 (4.29%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (4.29%) PMI
9 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.14%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) CentOS
2 6 (8.57%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Project Management
2 14 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 14 (20.00%) Coaching
2 14 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2
3 13 (18.57%) Problem Management
3 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
4 12 (17.14%) Change Management
4 12 (17.14%) Incident Management
5 11 (15.71%) CRM
6 10 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 10 (14.29%) Six Sigma
7 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (12.86%) Programme Management
8 7 (10.00%) Benchmarking
8 7 (10.00%) Escalation Management
8 7 (10.00%) Information Security
8 7 (10.00%) ITIL
8 7 (10.00%) Quality Management
8 7 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.86%) C#
2 6 (8.57%) C++
2 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (2.86%) SQL
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (54.29%) Degree
2 13 (18.57%) PMP
3 9 (12.86%) PMI Certification
4 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.57%) DV Cleared
6 5 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.86%) APMP
7 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.43%) CCNA
8 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) SLA
2 4 (5.71%) ISO 14001
2 4 (5.71%) QA
3 3 (4.29%) ISO 9000
3 3 (4.29%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.86%) P3O
4 2 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Docker
1 6 (8.57%) Hyper-V
1 6 (8.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) HAProxy
1 6 (8.57%) Kibana
1 6 (8.57%) logstash
1 6 (8.57%) Puppet
1 6 (8.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Cisco
1 11 (15.71%) Huawei
2 6 (8.57%) Dell
2 6 (8.57%) HP
2 6 (8.57%) New Relic
3 5 (7.14%) IBM
3 5 (7.14%) Pega
3 5 (7.14%) webMethods
4 4 (5.71%) Ericsson
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.71%) Nokia
4 4 (5.71%) Nortel
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (1.43%) Cognos
6 1 (1.43%) Juniper
6 1 (1.43%) Tableau
6 1 (1.43%) VMware
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Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago