Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South West > Somerset
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 35 72
Rank change year-on-year -10 +37 +22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 19 39 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 4.76% 5.05% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 5.63% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 16
Median annual salary £47,500 £38,187 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.39% -23.63% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,850 £32,500 £30,773
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 368 693 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 92.23% 89.65% 91.64%
Number of salaries quoted 322 601 718
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £26,754
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,372 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.83% +5.88% +1.19%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Somerset

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Somerset.

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Somerset

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Somerset over the 6 months to 7 August 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 7 August 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
Bath -16 12 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Yeovil - 2 £38,250 -
Ilminster - 1 £60,000 -
Street - 1 £37,500 -
Continuous Improvement
South West

For the 6 months to 7 August 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 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Microservices
3 7 (36.84%) Fintech
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Core
4 6 (31.58%) TypeScript
5 5 (26.32%) Docker
5 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
5 5 (26.32%) Azure
5 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
5 5 (26.32%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (21.05%) Marketing
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) React
6 4 (21.05%) API Development
6 4 (21.05%) API Design
6 4 (21.05%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) RESTful
6 4 (21.05%) DevOps
6 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.79%) Coaching
7 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.79%) GraphQL
7 3 (15.79%) Commercial Awareness
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) Windows

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 2 (10.53%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Azure
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
2 2 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.53%) Housing Association
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics
5 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Insight Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Insight Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Strategy
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Product Owner
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) .NET Core
2 4 (21.05%) React
2 4 (21.05%) RESTful
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) GraphQL
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware
4 2 (10.53%) Vue.js
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Analogue Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Microservices
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Fintech
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (21.05%) API Design
5 4 (21.05%) API Development
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) Coaching
6 3 (15.79%) Commercial Awareness
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.53%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) TypeScript
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GDPR
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Kubernetes
2 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (10.53%) Terraform
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Cadence
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco