Period
to 25 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 81 72
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 20 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.36% 2.44% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.66% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 36
Somerset median annual salary £30,000 £62,500 £44,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.00% +40.06% -10.75%
10th Percentile £23,558 £36,975 £26,875
90th Percentile £52,000 £68,750 £56,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 736 939 1,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 86.89% 91.52% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 626 642 964
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,377
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.76% +3.44%
10th Percentile £26,820 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Somerset

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Somerset

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Somerset over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Somerset

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 25 January 2020. 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
Clevedon +7 8 £30,000 -
Taunton - 6 £49,093 -
Bath -3 4 £47,500 -24.00% 4
Bridgwater - 2 £21,433 - 1
Continuous Improvement
South West

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 13 (65.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (55.00%) Coaching
3 10 (50.00%) Azure
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (40.00%) Firewall
5 8 (40.00%) VLAN
5 8 (40.00%) Office 365
5 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (35.00%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (35.00%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) .NET
9 3 (15.00%) Java
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) Python
9 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) Marketing
9 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) SaaS
9 3 (15.00%) AWS
9 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (15.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) Data Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) DevOps

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Azure
2 8 (40.00%) Office 365
3 7 (35.00%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (15.00%) AWS
4 3 (15.00%) SaaS
5 2 (10.00%) PaaS
6 1 (5.00%) IaaS
6 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
1 8 (40.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
1 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Gradle
1 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Desktop Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Desktop Support
2 7 (35.00%) Desktop Support Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Server Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Server Support
3 6 (30.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Development Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Principal .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Principal Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Principal Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Report Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) React
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (55.00%) Coaching
3 7 (35.00%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.00%) Data Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Deep Learning
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Business Agility
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) Fintech
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Java 8
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Demandware
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com