The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
Wales / South Wales
Rank 64 58 72
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 23 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.67% 3.30% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 4.04% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 30
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £32,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £51,500 £60,050
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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 734 1014 987
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.25% 81.64% 84.22%
Number of salaries quoted 630 857 860
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,550 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in South Wales over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Cardiff -3 13 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Torfaen +20 4 £41,500 -
Newport -8 3 £52,700 +21.84%
Caerphilly - 2 - -
Bridgend - 1 £25,500 -
Continuous Improvement
Wales

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (31.48%) Windows
3 14 (25.93%) Project Management
4 13 (24.07%) Finance
5 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.52%) VMware
6 10 (18.52%) SDLC
7 9 (16.67%) IT Strategy
7 9 (16.67%) Coaching
7 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (16.67%) Scrum
8 8 (14.81%) Firewall
8 8 (14.81%) Active Directory
9 7 (12.96%) Cisco
9 7 (12.96%) Linux
9 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (12.96%) SaaS
9 7 (12.96%) PaaS
9 7 (12.96%) DevOps
9 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.96%) IaaS
10 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (11.11%) Line Management
10 6 (11.11%) PMO
10 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 6 (11.11%) Release Management
10 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 6 (11.11%) LAN
10 6 (11.11%) ITIL
10 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (5.56%) Apache
1 3 (5.56%) JBoss
2 2 (3.70%) nginx
2 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.56%) MS Project
4 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) IaaS
1 7 (12.96%) PaaS
1 7 (12.96%) SaaS
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) Office 365
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Firewall
2 6 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (5.56%) VLAN
4 2 (3.70%) DHCP
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.70%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
5 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Ingres
2 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.70%) Neo4j
2 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.85%) Selenium
2 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Back Office
3 2 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Agile Scrum Master
3 4 (7.41%) Scrum Master
3 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Manager
3 4 (7.41%) Service Manager
3 4 (7.41%) Software Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Head of Engineering
4 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Security Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 3 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Velocity
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Camel
3 2 (3.70%) Dropwizard
3 2 (3.70%) Java EE
3 2 (3.70%) JMX
3 2 (3.70%) JPA
3 2 (3.70%) JSF
3 2 (3.70%) RESTful
3 2 (3.70%) Spring
3 2 (3.70%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.85%) CSS3
4 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) HTML5
4 1 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) Digital TV
3 2 (3.70%) IPTV
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Windows
2 7 (12.96%) Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.26%) Unix
5 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.70%) OpenBSD
5 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) Project Management
3 10 (18.52%) SDLC
4 9 (16.67%) Coaching
4 9 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 9 (16.67%) Scrum
5 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.96%) DevOps
6 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 6 (11.11%) Line Management
6 6 (11.11%) Release Management
6 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.26%) Kanban
7 5 (9.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
7 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
7 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.26%) User Stories
8 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
3 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) C++
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.85%) APMP
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) MCP
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PMP
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) PMO
2 4 (7.41%) QA
3 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.70%) Docker
4 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) VMware
3 7 (12.96%) Cisco
4 5 (9.26%) Oracle
5 2 (3.70%) Citrix
5 2 (3.70%) Nagra
5 2 (3.70%) Perforce
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.85%) F5
6 1 (1.85%) Facebook
6 1 (1.85%) Google
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Mitel
6 1 (1.85%) Splunk
6 1 (1.85%) Tableau
6 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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