Continuous Improvement Jobs in the South West

Continual Improvement
England > South West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 39 53 66
Rank change year-on-year +14 +13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 454 356 389
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 4.83% 5.30% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 5.60% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 348 190 182
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,000 £37,250 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,396 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.20% +16.67% -5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,070 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,250 £85,125 £86,210
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +9.09%

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,782 6,356 7,862
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 82.74% 94.56% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5,594 3,506 5,011
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,500 £30,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £39,213 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.77% +6.00% +9.29%
75th Percentile £65,000 £69,650 £66,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in the South West

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the South West.

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in the South West

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the South West over the 6 months to 22 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in the South West

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol +20 164 £57,500 -3.40% 63
Dorset +26 69 £60,500 +57.14% 15
Wiltshire -4 68 £55,000 -8.33% 18
Devon +12 56 £46,958 +38.26% 28
Gloucestershire -8 53 £45,000 -18.18% 27
Somerset +4 40 £52,500 +36.36% 25
Cornwall -18 2 £46,890 +4.20% 4
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (5.51%) Confluence
2 24 (5.29%) Microsoft Exchange
3 15 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.66%) Apache
4 3 (0.66%) SAS
5 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.44%) CMS
5 2 (0.44%) nginx
5 2 (0.44%) WordPress
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.22%) Luigi
6 1 (0.22%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 39 (8.59%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (7.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (5.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.76%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.10%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.44%) Gliffy
6 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.22%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (0.22%) Revit
7 1 (0.22%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Shopify
2 2 (0.44%) Primavera
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) HFM
3 1 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.22%) iTrent
3 1 (0.22%) Magento
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) Salesforce CRM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 62 (13.66%) Azure
2 44 (9.69%) Microsoft 365
3 43 (9.47%) Power Platform
4 40 (8.81%) AWS
5 18 (3.96%) Power Automate
6 12 (2.64%) GCP
7 11 (2.42%) PowerApps
8 10 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (2.20%) Entra ID
8 10 (2.20%) SaaS
9 9 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (1.76%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (1.10%) Azure DevOps
11 5 (1.10%) Azure Sentinel
11 5 (1.10%) PaaS
12 4 (0.88%) IaaS
12 4 (0.88%) Smartsheet
13 3 (0.66%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.66%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 3 (0.66%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.74%) SAN
2 10 (2.20%) DNS
2 10 (2.20%) Internet
3 8 (1.76%) Firewall
4 7 (1.54%) VLAN
5 6 (1.32%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (1.32%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.32%) RS-232
5 6 (1.32%) Software-Defined Networking
5 6 (1.32%) WAN
5 6 (1.32%) Wireless
6 5 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (1.10%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (1.10%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (1.10%) LAN
6 5 (1.10%) Unified Communications
6 5 (1.10%) VoIP
7 4 (0.88%) PBX
7 4 (0.88%) SMS
7 4 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.93%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.05%) Power BI
3 19 (4.19%) Tableau
4 16 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.42%) MySQL
6 9 (1.98%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.54%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.32%) Data Lake
8 6 (1.32%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (0.66%) Metadata
9 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.44%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.44%) Looker
10 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.22%) Data Hub
11 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.22%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.22%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 36 (7.93%) JIRA
2 24 (5.29%) Git
3 10 (2.20%) Selenium
3 10 (2.20%) Subversion
4 6 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.32%) RStudio
5 3 (0.66%) Moq
5 3 (0.66%) SpecFlow
5 3 (0.66%) xUnit.net
6 2 (0.44%) MSI
6 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.22%) Babel
7 1 (0.22%) Cypress.io
7 1 (0.22%) ESLint
7 1 (0.22%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.22%) Terragrunt
7 1 (0.22%) Vite
7 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.22%) webpack
General
1 210 (46.26%) Social Skills
2 117 (25.77%) Finance
3 82 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (13.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 48 (10.57%) Banking
6 43 (9.47%) Organisational Skills
7 42 (9.25%) Law
8 35 (7.71%) Fire and Rescue
9 34 (7.49%) Manufacturing
10 33 (7.27%) Marketing
11 27 (5.95%) Electronics
12 25 (5.51%) Investment Banking
13 19 (4.19%) Aerospace
14 17 (3.74%) Legal
15 14 (3.08%) Military
16 13 (2.86%) Local Government
17 11 (2.42%) Retail
18 9 (1.98%) Public Sector
19 6 (1.32%) Front Office
19 6 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (15.42%) Developer
2 68 (14.98%) Senior
3 50 (11.01%) Lead
4 48 (10.57%) Analyst
5 26 (5.73%) Project Manager
6 25 (5.51%) Software Developer
7 24 (5.29%) Business Manager
8 22 (4.85%) Support Engineer
9 21 (4.63%) Senior Developer
10 19 (4.19%) Architect
11 18 (3.96%) Consultant
12 14 (3.08%) Product Manager
13 13 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (2.64%) Business Relationship Manager
14 12 (2.64%) PMO Analyst
14 12 (2.64%) Relationships Manager
14 12 (2.64%) Senior Manager
14 12 (2.64%) Technical Support
15 11 (2.42%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.07%) .NET
2 15 (3.30%) HTML
2 15 (3.30%) React
3 14 (3.08%) CSS
4 12 (2.64%) RESTful
5 9 (1.98%) Node.js
5 9 (1.98%) Spring
6 6 (1.32%) CSS3
6 6 (1.32%) HTML5
6 6 (1.32%) ODBC
7 5 (1.10%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.10%) LDAP
7 5 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.88%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.88%) Spring Boot
9 3 (0.66%) ASP.NET Core
9 3 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (0.66%) Redux
10 2 (0.44%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (4.19%) Analytical Mindset
3 18 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.52%) Product Ownership
5 13 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 13 (2.86%) Clustering
6 7 (1.54%) CMDB
6 7 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.54%) Robotics
7 6 (1.32%) Analogue Electronics
7 6 (1.32%) AS400
7 6 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (1.32%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
8 5 (1.10%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (14.76%) Windows
2 29 (6.39%) Linux
3 17 (3.74%) Windows 10
4 16 (3.52%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.08%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.64%) AIX
7 10 (2.20%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (1.32%) Android
8 6 (1.32%) Unix
9 5 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.88%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (30.62%) Agile
2 97 (21.37%) Problem-Solving
3 84 (18.50%) Project Management
4 58 (12.78%) Coaching
5 52 (11.45%) ITIL
5 52 (11.45%) Project Delivery
6 51 (11.23%) Collaborative Working
7 48 (10.57%) Change Management
8 47 (10.35%) Line Management
9 41 (9.03%) Scrum
10 40 (8.81%) Process Improvement
11 39 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (8.59%) Customer Service
11 39 (8.59%) User Experience
12 37 (8.15%) Roadmaps
13 36 (7.93%) Software Engineering
14 35 (7.71%) Analytics
15 33 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 32 (7.05%) CI/CD
17 29 (6.39%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (11.89%) SQL
2 38 (8.37%) C#
2 38 (8.37%) Java
2 38 (8.37%) JavaScript
3 20 (4.41%) Python
4 18 (3.96%) PowerShell
5 8 (1.76%) C++
6 7 (1.54%) R
7 6 (1.32%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.10%) C
9 3 (0.66%) Bash
9 3 (0.66%) PHP
9 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.44%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.44%) Embedded C++
10 2 (0.44%) Kotlin
10 2 (0.44%) Swift
11 1 (0.22%) Bicep
11 1 (0.22%) Julia
11 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 120 (26.43%) Degree
2 51 (11.23%) Security Cleared
3 30 (6.61%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.74%) DV Cleared
5 16 (3.52%) PMI Certification
5 16 (3.52%) PMP
6 14 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (2.42%) BPSS Clearance
9 11 (2.42%) CCNP
10 8 (1.76%) CCNA
11 7 (1.54%) APMG
11 7 (1.54%) CIPD
11 7 (1.54%) ISEB
12 6 (1.32%) HNC
12 6 (1.32%) Tableau Certification
13 5 (1.10%) HND
13 5 (1.10%) RHCE
13 5 (1.10%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.59%) SLA
2 22 (4.85%) QA
3 20 (4.41%) PMO
4 19 (4.19%) GDPR
5 14 (3.08%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.32%) Accessibility
6 6 (1.32%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.88%) WCAG
8 2 (0.44%) GMP
8 2 (0.44%) NIST
9 1 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.22%) TickIT
System Software
1 34 (7.49%) Active Directory
2 28 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.86%) Docker
4 4 (0.88%) Firmware
4 4 (0.88%) vSphere
4 4 (0.88%) XenApp
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.22%) Embedded Firmware
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.64%) Backup Exec
2 12 (2.64%) NetBackup
3 9 (1.98%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (1.98%) Terraform
4 7 (1.54%) Ansible
4 7 (1.54%) vCenter Server
5 5 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (1.10%) Opsview
5 5 (1.10%) Rancher
6 4 (0.88%) EMC VPLEX
6 4 (0.88%) Nagios
7 3 (0.66%) Functional Safety
7 3 (0.66%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (0.44%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 2 (0.44%) SCCM
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.22%) Progress Chef
9 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 117 (25.77%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.05%) VMware
3 29 (6.39%) Oracle
4 16 (3.52%) ServiceNow
5 13 (2.86%) Salesforce
6 12 (2.64%) Google
6 12 (2.64%) Hitachi
6 12 (2.64%) NetApp
6 12 (2.64%) Snow
6 12 (2.64%) Veritas
7 11 (2.42%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.98%) Citrix
8 9 (1.98%) IBM
9 8 (1.76%) Cisco
10 7 (1.54%) Databricks
10 7 (1.54%) HP
11 6 (1.32%) Alteryx
11 6 (1.32%) BiZZdesign
11 6 (1.32%) SAP
12 5 (1.10%) Red Hat