Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 88 91
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 38 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.06% 1.92% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 2.11% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 16
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +81.82% -41.18%
10th Percentile £26,500 £38,400 £23,500
90th Percentile £54,750 £62,500 £43,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 1,121 1,136 1,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.26% 90.81% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 963 955 929
Somerset median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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
Bath +9 30 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Glastonbury - 2 £48,625 -
Clevedon - 1 £50,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
2 15 (39.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (34.21%) OO
4 13 (34.21%) Low Latency
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 11 (28.95%) QA
6 10 (26.32%) OOP
6 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
6 10 (26.32%) SDLC
6 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 9 (23.68%) Finance
7 9 (23.68%) HTML
7 9 (23.68%) TDD
8 8 (21.05%) Java
8 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 8 (21.05%) CSS
8 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
8 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
9 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
9 7 (18.42%) HTML5
9 7 (18.42%) PHP
9 7 (18.42%) MySQL
9 7 (18.42%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (18.42%) Subversion
10 6 (15.79%) Banking
10 6 (15.79%) Web Development
10 6 (15.79%) Java EE

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) GitHub
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) ICMP
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 7 (18.42%) Subversion
4 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
5 4 (10.53%) Selenium
5 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
6 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (7.89%) Bugzilla
6 3 (7.89%) Grunt
6 3 (7.89%) gulp
6 3 (7.89%) PHPUnit
6 3 (7.89%) Trac
7 1 (2.63%) Toad
7 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Technical Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Technical Project Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Technical Services Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (10.53%) HTML Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.89%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.89%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) HTML
2 8 (21.05%) CSS
3 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
3 7 (18.42%) HTML5
4 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.79%) Java EE
4 6 (15.79%) jQuery
4 6 (15.79%) LAMP
4 6 (15.79%) Web Services
5 5 (13.16%) .NET
5 5 (13.16%) REST
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.53%) CSS3
6 4 (10.53%) React
7 3 (7.89%) Behat
7 3 (7.89%) Doctrine
7 3 (7.89%) Node.js
7 3 (7.89%) Sass
7 3 (7.89%) Swagger
7 3 (7.89%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Low Latency
2 13 (34.21%) OO
3 10 (26.32%) OOP
3 10 (26.32%) SDLC
4 9 (23.68%) TDD
5 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 7 (18.42%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (15.79%) High Availability
7 6 (15.79%) MVC
7 6 (15.79%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) Web Development
8 5 (13.16%) Analytics
8 5 (13.16%) BDD
9 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
9 4 (10.53%) Innovative Thinking
9 4 (10.53%) Open Source
9 4 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (10.53%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) ES6
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
5 1 (2.63%) VB
5 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 15 (39.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (13.16%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PMP
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Zend
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle