Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 84 87
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 26 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.92% 2.29% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.61% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 11
Somerset median annual salary £47,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.68% -5.00% -15.79%
10th Percentile £31,500 £25,845 £33,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1251 1148 980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 92.53% 87.57% 84.70%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1015 855
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.68% +1.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 2017. 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 -1 20 £45,000 +28.57%
Taunton -5 2 £65,000 +51.16%
Portishead +7 1 £45,000 +75.97%
Continuous Improvement
South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 11 (42.31%) Cucumber
4 7 (26.92%) Selenium
5 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 6 (23.08%) Python
5 6 (23.08%) Analytics
5 6 (23.08%) DevOps
6 5 (19.23%) LoadUI
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Web Services
6 5 (19.23%) ISEB
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) .NET
6 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
6 5 (19.23%) Gherkin
6 5 (19.23%) REST
6 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
6 5 (19.23%) BDD
6 5 (19.23%) WebDriver
6 5 (19.23%) NUnit
6 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
6 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
7 4 (15.38%) C#

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 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.85%) SAP HCM
1 1 (3.85%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) MS Access
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Cucumber
2 7 (26.92%) Selenium
3 5 (19.23%) LoadUI
3 5 (19.23%) NUnit
3 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
3 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
3 5 (19.23%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum Master
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Big Data
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Development
6 1 (3.85%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Manager
6 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
1 5 (19.23%) Gherkin
1 5 (19.23%) REST
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Renewable Energy
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 6 (23.08%) Analytics
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
3 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 5 (19.23%) BDD
4 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Digital Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) People Management
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) CMMI
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) VBA
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
1 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.54%) APMG
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Veeam
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
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