The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 88 137
Rank change year-on-year -33 +49  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 377 610 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.60% 3.35% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 3.86% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 292 458 319
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,791 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £69,700
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12571 15796 18401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.82% 86.66% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10388 13263 14737
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,400 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in the South East

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in the South East

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +3 95 £55,000 +22.22% 18
Hampshire +30 73 £45,000 - 15
Berkshire -2 69 £45,700 -8.60% 9
Oxfordshire -29 66 £42,000 -16.00% 16
Buckinghamshire -13 27 £40,000 -5.88% 5
West Sussex -8 19 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Kent +2 13 £60,000 +71.42% 3
East Sussex -28 7 £40,000 - 2
Middlesex +5 3 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 290 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (27.88%) Finance
3 177 (22.13%) Microsoft
4 136 (17.00%) ITIL
5 118 (14.75%) .NET
6 116 (14.50%) Degree
7 115 (14.38%) C#
8 113 (14.13%) Mentoring
9 111 (13.88%) Windows
10 107 (13.38%) Project Management
11 104 (13.00%) Configuration Management
12 102 (12.75%) SQL
13 98 (12.25%) Test Automation
14 97 (12.13%) Java
14 97 (12.13%) Scrum
15 91 (11.38%) DevOps
16 90 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
17 89 (11.13%) SQL Server
18 87 (10.88%) QA
19 82 (10.25%) JavaScript
20 78 (9.75%) TDD
21 77 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
22 74 (9.25%) Coaching
23 73 (9.13%) CRM
23 73 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
24 69 (8.63%) Service Delivery
24 69 (8.63%) Continuous Delivery
25 67 (8.38%) Linux
25 67 (8.38%) Line Management
26 65 (8.13%) Dynamics CRM

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 55 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.88%) IIS
3 13 (1.63%) Apache Spark
4 11 (1.38%) Skype for Business
5 10 (1.25%) Apache
6 9 (1.13%) CMS
6 9 (1.13%) Drupal
6 9 (1.13%) nginx
7 7 (0.88%) Apache Solr
7 7 (0.88%) Confluence
7 7 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.88%) JBoss
7 7 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.75%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.63%) WordPress
10 4 (0.50%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.38%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.38%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 33 (4.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 65 (8.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.75%) SAP CO
2 14 (1.75%) SAP FI
2 14 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (1.00%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.63%) SAP PS
7 3 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.38%) Primavera
7 3 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.38%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.38%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.25%) Cognos Controller
8 2 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.25%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.25%) HFM
8 2 (0.25%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 41 (5.13%) SaaS
2 28 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.50%) Office 365
3 24 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.88%) PaaS
5 21 (2.63%) IaaS
6 11 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (0.88%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.88%) Google App Engine
9 6 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (0.50%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
11 3 (0.38%) G Suite
11 3 (0.38%) Veeva
12 2 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle CX
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (7.63%) Firewall
2 27 (3.38%) Internet
3 17 (2.13%) LAN
4 16 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (1.75%) SAN
5 14 (1.75%) VoIP
6 11 (1.38%) WAN
7 10 (1.25%) DNS
7 10 (1.25%) HTTP
7 10 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (1.00%) DHCP
8 8 (1.00%) Network Security
8 8 (1.00%) VPN
9 7 (0.88%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (0.88%) OpenVPN
9 7 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (0.88%) SMTP
10 6 (0.75%) Skype
11 5 (0.63%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (11.13%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.00%) MySQL
3 25 (3.13%) Big Data
4 23 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (2.50%) Power BI
6 20 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.88%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (0.88%) Data Lake
11 6 (0.75%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.75%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (6.25%) JIRA
2 46 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (5.25%) Git (software)
4 34 (4.25%) Selenium
5 32 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 31 (3.88%) MSBuild
7 10 (1.25%) Eclipse
7 10 (1.25%) gulp
7 10 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (1.00%) JUnit
8 8 (1.00%) SoapUI
8 8 (1.00%) Subversion
8 8 (1.00%) TestNG
8 8 (1.00%) WebDriver
9 7 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (0.88%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (0.75%) HP UFT
10 6 (0.75%) NUnit
10 6 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 223 (27.88%) Finance
2 49 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 34 (4.25%) Retail
4 31 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 30 (3.75%) Marketing
6 25 (3.13%) Publishing
7 19 (2.38%) Automotive
8 17 (2.13%) Legal
9 12 (1.50%) Aerospace
10 11 (1.38%) Billing
11 9 (1.13%) Banking
12 8 (1.00%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.88%) Back Office
13 7 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.75%) Electronics
14 6 (0.75%) Front Office
15 3 (0.38%) Games
15 3 (0.38%) Law
15 3 (0.38%) Military
16 2 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 131 (16.38%) Developer
2 92 (11.50%) Analyst
3 40 (5.00%) CRM Developer
3 40 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 36 (4.50%) Team Leader
5 35 (4.38%) Architect
5 35 (4.38%) C# Developer
6 30 (3.75%) Service Manager
7 27 (3.38%) Development Manager
8 26 (3.25%) .NET Developer
8 26 (3.25%) Consultant
9 25 (3.13%) Project Manager
10 24 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 24 (3.00%) IT Manager
11 23 (2.88%) Test Manager
12 22 (2.75%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 22 (2.75%) Senior Developer
12 22 (2.75%) VB.NET Developer
13 21 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
14 20 (2.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (14.75%) .NET
2 61 (7.63%) HTML
3 50 (6.25%) CSS
4 38 (4.75%) .NET Framework
4 38 (4.75%) jQuery
5 36 (4.50%) AngularJS
6 32 (4.00%) Web Services
7 28 (3.50%) ASP.NET
7 28 (3.50%) XML
8 24 (3.00%) HTML5
8 24 (3.00%) Spring
9 22 (2.75%) REST
10 18 (2.25%) CSS3
11 17 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (2.00%) Kafka
12 16 (2.00%) SOAP
13 15 (1.88%) Node.js
14 14 (1.75%) Ember.js
15 13 (1.63%) RESTful
16 12 (1.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.63%) Management Information System
3 47 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 41 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 17 (2.13%) Virtual Team
6 16 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.00%) User Experience
7 14 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (1.63%) Security Operations Centre
9 12 (1.50%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.13%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.00%) CMDB
11 8 (1.00%) FMCG
11 8 (1.00%) VHDL
12 6 (0.75%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.75%) Clustering
13 5 (0.63%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.63%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.63%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 111 (13.88%) Windows
2 67 (8.38%) Linux
3 36 (4.50%) Windows Server
4 21 (2.63%) Unix
5 20 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 17 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 14 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.13%) AIX
8 9 (1.13%) Android
9 7 (0.88%) CentOS
10 5 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.63%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.50%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.38%) Solaris
12 3 (0.38%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.25%) HPUX
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (17.00%) ITIL
3 113 (14.13%) Mentoring
4 107 (13.38%) Project Management
5 104 (13.00%) Configuration Management
6 98 (12.25%) Test Automation
7 97 (12.13%) Scrum
8 91 (11.38%) DevOps
9 78 (9.75%) TDD
10 77 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 74 (9.25%) Coaching
12 73 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
12 73 (9.13%) CRM
13 69 (8.63%) Continuous Delivery
13 69 (8.63%) Service Delivery
14 67 (8.38%) Line Management
15 61 (7.63%) Process Improvement
16 60 (7.50%) Release Management
17 58 (7.25%) BDD
18 57 (7.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (14.38%) C#
2 102 (12.75%) SQL
3 97 (12.13%) Java
4 82 (10.25%) JavaScript
5 53 (6.63%) Python
6 35 (4.38%) VB.NET
7 30 (3.75%) C
8 27 (3.38%) PowerShell
9 23 (2.88%) Ruby
10 20 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.25%) C++
12 16 (2.00%) Perl
13 11 (1.38%) PHP
14 8 (1.00%) Ada
14 8 (1.00%) VB
15 7 (0.88%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.88%) TypeScript
15 7 (0.88%) VBA
16 6 (0.75%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 116 (14.50%) Degree
2 59 (7.38%) Security Cleared
3 40 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 31 (3.88%) ISTQB
5 27 (3.38%) ISEB
5 27 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (2.63%) MCSE
8 16 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (2.00%) CISSP
9 15 (1.88%) HND
9 15 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (1.75%) CCNA
10 14 (1.75%) CEH
11 12 (1.50%) DV Cleared
12 11 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (1.25%) Master's Degree
13 10 (1.25%) MCP
14 9 (1.13%) PMI Certification
14 9 (1.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (10.88%) QA
2 51 (6.38%) SLA
3 32 (4.00%) PMO
4 21 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.88%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.50%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.38%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.38%) P3O
9 2 (0.25%) COBIT
9 2 (0.25%) IFRS
9 2 (0.25%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.25%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.13%) COSO
10 1 (0.13%) MiFID
10 1 (0.13%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.13%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 35 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 28 (3.50%) Hyper-V
3 26 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (2.63%) Docker
5 7 (0.88%) Varnish
6 6 (0.75%) Firmware
6 6 (0.75%) vSphere
7 3 (0.38%) XenApp
8 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.25%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.13%) Ceph
9 1 (0.13%) UAG
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (3.50%) SCCM
2 14 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.50%) Puppet
4 9 (1.13%) ZABBIX
5 8 (1.00%) Ansible
5 8 (1.00%) HAProxy
5 8 (1.00%) logstash
6 7 (0.88%) Kibana
6 7 (0.88%) SCOM
6 7 (0.88%) WSUS
7 4 (0.50%) SCSM
8 3 (0.38%) Nagios
8 3 (0.38%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.25%) Netcool
9 2 (0.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.13%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 177 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 57 (7.13%) Cisco
3 44 (5.50%) SAP
4 39 (4.88%) VMware
5 31 (3.88%) Oracle
6 28 (3.50%) HP
7 17 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 16 (2.00%) Citrix
9 13 (1.63%) Dell
9 13 (1.63%) IBM
10 11 (1.38%) Atlassian
10 11 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.00%) New Relic
12 7 (0.88%) CA
12 7 (0.88%) NetApp
12 7 (0.88%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.88%) Talend
13 6 (0.75%) Aruba
13 6 (0.75%) Brocade
14 5 (0.63%) Google
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £75K Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £63k plus bonus plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum + 29 days holiday, pension, share op
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £40k to £47k + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + + excellent bens and poss 25% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits listed
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £80,000 per annum Private health insurance, Stock Plan, Donut Mondays
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 60 - 70k
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago