The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 51 48
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 13 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.26% 2.16% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 2.46% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 26
Median salary £42,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.63% +46.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £54,000
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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 487 566
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 89.72% 87.59% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 331 455 520
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Suffolk

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Suffolk over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Suffolk

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 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
Ipswich +9 9 £38,500 -35.83%
Bury St Edmunds +9 3 £45,000 +40.62%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (31.82%) Degree
4 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (22.73%) SLA
5 5 (22.73%) CCNA
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) CRM
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 4 (18.18%) Workflow
6 4 (18.18%) Service Management
6 4 (18.18%) SAN
6 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 4 (18.18%) MVVM
6 4 (18.18%) BDD
6 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 4 (18.18%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (18.18%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (13.64%) Confluence
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) ADSL
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 3 (13.64%) Power BI
3 3 (13.64%) Snowflake Schema
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Billing
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 4 (18.18%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 4 (18.18%) Reactive Extensions
1 4 (18.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) BDD
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) CRM
3 4 (18.18%) MVVM
3 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
3 4 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 4 (18.18%) Workflow
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) CCNA
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (13.64%) CCNP
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.09%) ISEB
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (4.55%) MCP
6 1 (4.55%) MCSA
6 1 (4.55%) MCSE
6 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) QA
3 1 (4.55%) P3O
3 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Tableau
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) arcserve
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Veeam
5 1 (4.55%) HP