Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 63 55
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 34 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.98% 2.99% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.77% 3.42% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 31
Watford median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £42,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £80,000 £80,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -4.55%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 713 819 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 83.49% 87.41% 91.75%
Number of salaries quoted 536 720 802
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £29,775
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +8.51% +1.08%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Watford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Watford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Watford over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 12 (35.29%) Legal
1 12 (35.29%) SAP
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) Java
5 7 (20.59%) SAP FI
5 7 (20.59%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (20.59%) SAP CO
5 7 (20.59%) Spring
5 7 (20.59%) Maven
6 6 (17.65%) SAP BPC
6 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.65%) Fintech
7 5 (14.71%) Facilities Management
7 5 (14.71%) Degree
7 5 (14.71%) Retail
7 5 (14.71%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
8 4 (11.76%) Gradle
8 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
8 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
8 4 (11.76%) Kanban
8 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
8 4 (11.76%) IBM
8 4 (11.76%) Oracle
8 4 (11.76%) DB2
8 4 (11.76%) XML

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe XD
1 3 (8.82%) Marvel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) SAP CO
1 7 (20.59%) SAP FI
1 7 (20.59%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (17.65%) SAP BPC
3 4 (11.76%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
3 1 (2.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) Skype
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) DB2
2 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) Gradle
2 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) JMeter
4 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.94%) Robot Framework
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (35.29%) Legal
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) SAP FI Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Functional Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) SAP Functional Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Junior
5 4 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Maximo Support
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.88%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Spring
2 4 (11.76%) XML
3 3 (8.82%) DOM
3 3 (8.82%) Java EE
3 3 (8.82%) Java SE
3 3 (8.82%) JAXB
3 3 (8.82%) JDBC
3 3 (8.82%) SAX
3 3 (8.82%) Spring Boot
3 3 (8.82%) Spring MVC
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
4 2 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) EDI
5 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Fintech
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.82%) Graphic Design
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Video Editing
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Scrum
3 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (14.71%) Facilities Management
4 5 (14.71%) SDLC
5 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
5 4 (11.76%) Kanban
6 3 (8.82%) BDD
6 3 (8.82%) CAFM
6 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
6 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.82%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) SAP
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 3 (8.82%) Adobe
5 2 (5.88%) Syclo
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Meraki
6 1 (2.94%) Tableau
6 1 (2.94%) Zoho