Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East > Surrey
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 74 104
Rank change year-on-year +22 +30 -49
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 105 164 153
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 4.37% 3.79% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 4.08% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 97 155 108
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £42,000 £37,500 £33,525
90th Percentile £107,500 £84,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,196 4,017 4,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 91.35% 92.75% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,849 3,286 3,902
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,125 £29,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Surrey

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Surrey

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Surrey over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Surrey

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 29 May 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
Guildford +31 23 £95,000 +18.75%
Woking +15 14 £60,000 +33.33%
Camberley +2 13 £65,000 +30.00%
Reigate +21 12 £65,000 +6.12% 5
Staines -2 4 £120,000 +76.47% 2
Chertsey - 4 £120,000 -
Redhill +4 3 £52,500 -4.55%
Weybridge +19 2 £53,750 +24.28%
Farnham +10 2 £57,750 -3.75%
Godalming +1 2 £55,000 -12.00%
Egham +12 1 £120,000 +84.62%
Epsom -2 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £85,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 41 (39.05%) Finance
2 35 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (32.38%) Git (software)
4 28 (26.67%) Azure
4 28 (26.67%) Scrum
5 24 (22.86%) Jenkins
6 23 (21.90%) Test Automation
6 23 (21.90%) JIRA
7 22 (20.95%) Software Engineering
7 22 (20.95%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (19.05%) C#
8 20 (19.05%) Linux
8 20 (19.05%) Python
9 19 (18.10%) QA
10 18 (17.14%) Bash Shell
10 18 (17.14%) Java
10 18 (17.14%) REST
11 17 (16.19%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (16.19%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (16.19%) Epics
11 17 (16.19%) Mainframe
11 17 (16.19%) C
12 16 (15.24%) SQL
12 16 (15.24%) Degree
13 15 (14.29%) Perl
13 15 (14.29%) C++
13 15 (14.29%) Task Automation
13 15 (14.29%) User Experience
13 15 (14.29%) DevOps

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 13 (12.38%) CICS
2 12 (11.43%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.81%) Confluence
4 3 (2.86%) JBoss
4 3 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.95%) Apache
6 1 (0.95%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.95%) MicroStation
1 1 (0.95%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.67%) Azure
2 13 (12.38%) AWS
3 4 (3.81%) BlazeMeter
4 3 (2.86%) PaaS
4 3 (2.86%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.86%) SaaS
5 2 (1.90%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.90%) Office 365
6 1 (0.95%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.95%) IaaS
6 1 (0.95%) Serverless
6 1 (0.95%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (3.81%) Cisco ISE
1 4 (3.81%) Firewall
1 4 (3.81%) VoIP
2 3 (2.86%) LTE
3 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.90%) Wireless
4 1 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.38%) DB2
2 8 (7.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.86%) MySQL
6 3 (2.86%) Power BI
7 2 (1.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.90%) Big Data
7 2 (1.90%) Biml
7 2 (1.90%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.90%) HDInsight
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.95%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (32.38%) Git (software)
2 24 (22.86%) Jenkins
3 23 (21.90%) JIRA
4 13 (12.38%) JMeter
5 12 (11.43%) Selenium
6 11 (10.48%) JUnit
7 9 (8.57%) HP UFT
7 9 (8.57%) LoadRunner
8 4 (3.81%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.86%) Subversion
10 2 (1.90%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.90%) git-flow
10 2 (1.90%) Gradle
10 2 (1.90%) Maven
10 2 (1.90%) Mockito
10 2 (1.90%) PostCSS
10 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (39.05%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Games
3 5 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.95%) Automotive
5 1 (0.95%) Local Government
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (17.14%) Developer
2 13 (12.38%) Analyst
3 9 (8.57%) QA Engineer
4 8 (7.62%) Test Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
5 7 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) QA Test Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (5.71%) Mainframe Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Mainframe Test Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Scrum Master
6 6 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) DBA
7 5 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.76%) SQL DBA
7 5 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.14%) REST
2 9 (8.57%) HTML
2 9 (8.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (7.62%) .NET
3 8 (7.62%) Middleware
4 7 (6.67%) XML
5 6 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 6 (5.71%) CSS
5 6 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (4.76%) Hibernate
6 5 (4.76%) Java EE
6 5 (4.76%) Spring
6 5 (4.76%) Web Services
7 3 (2.86%) HTML5
7 3 (2.86%) J2EE
7 3 (2.86%) JDBC
7 3 (2.86%) jQuery
7 3 (2.86%) JSON
7 3 (2.86%) JTA
7 3 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (16.19%) Mainframe
3 15 (14.29%) User Experience
4 13 (12.38%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
6 10 (9.52%) Wiki
7 9 (8.57%) e-Learning
7 9 (8.57%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (2.86%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (2.86%) LIMS
10 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.95%) LPAR
11 1 (0.95%) PMI
11 1 (0.95%) Replication
11 1 (0.95%) Robotics
11 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.95%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Linux
2 5 (4.76%) Windows
3 4 (3.81%) Unix
4 2 (1.90%) Android
4 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.95%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.67%) Scrum
3 23 (21.90%) Test Automation
4 22 (20.95%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (20.95%) Software Engineering
5 17 (16.19%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (16.19%) Epics
5 17 (16.19%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (14.29%) DevOps
6 15 (14.29%) Task Automation
7 13 (12.38%) Change Management
7 13 (12.38%) Mentoring
7 13 (12.38%) Test Scripting
8 12 (11.43%) Coaching
8 12 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 12 (11.43%) Six Sigma
9 11 (10.48%) Incident Management
9 11 (10.48%) Service Delivery
9 11 (10.48%) Service Management
10 10 (9.52%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.05%) C#
1 20 (19.05%) Python
2 18 (17.14%) Bash Shell
2 18 (17.14%) Java
3 17 (16.19%) C
4 16 (15.24%) SQL
5 15 (14.29%) C++
5 15 (14.29%) Perl
6 12 (11.43%) VB
7 10 (9.52%) COBOL
8 9 (8.57%) JavaScript
9 8 (7.62%) HLASM
9 8 (7.62%) PL/1
9 8 (7.62%) REXX
10 7 (6.67%) Assembly Language
11 4 (3.81%) JCL
11 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.86%) Embedded C++
12 3 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (15.24%) Degree
2 12 (11.43%) PMP
3 11 (10.48%) PMI Certification
4 10 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (8.57%) ISEB
5 9 (8.57%) ISTQB
6 6 (5.71%) CCNP
6 6 (5.71%) JNCIP
6 6 (5.71%) JNCIS
7 3 (2.86%) CCIE
8 2 (1.90%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.95%) ACCA
9 1 (0.95%) CCIE Data Center
9 1 (0.95%) CCNA
9 1 (0.95%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.95%) HNC
9 1 (0.95%) HND
9 1 (0.95%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.10%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (1.90%) P3O
4 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (9.52%) Docker
1 10 (9.52%) RACF
2 9 (8.57%) ACF2
3 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (0.95%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (1.90%) Control-M
2 2 (1.90%) logstash
2 2 (1.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) IBM
2 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.52%) Virgin Media
4 9 (8.57%) HP
5 8 (7.62%) Juniper
5 8 (7.62%) Oracle
6 5 (4.76%) Cisco
6 5 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.81%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.81%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.81%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.86%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.86%) Cognos
8 3 (2.86%) Snow
9 2 (1.90%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.90%) CA
9 2 (1.90%) Dynatrace
9 2 (1.90%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.90%) Splunk
9 2 (1.90%) Workday