Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 47 75
Rank change year-on-year -13 +28 -31
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 36 45 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.72% 4.30% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 4.83% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 40
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,700 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £75,000 £90,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -5.00%

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 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 829 932 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 85.64% 89.10% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 680 796 741
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 19 (52.78%) Change Management
2 14 (38.89%) SAP
3 11 (30.56%) Retail
4 10 (27.78%) Data Management
4 10 (27.78%) Business Analysis
4 10 (27.78%) Project Management
5 9 (25.00%) Finance
6 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 8 (22.22%) Master Data Management
6 8 (22.22%) IDoc
7 7 (19.44%) SQL
7 7 (19.44%) ABAP
7 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (16.67%) HP
8 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (16.67%) OO
8 6 (16.67%) Legal
8 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
8 6 (16.67%) Supplier Management
8 6 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Business Change Management
8 6 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
8 6 (16.67%) SAPUI5
9 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
9 5 (13.89%) Benchmarking
9 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle

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 3 (8.33%) NetWeaver
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 3 (8.33%) ResourceLink
1 3 (8.33%) SAP BPC
2 2 (5.56%) FastStats
2 2 (5.56%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (5.56%) SAP MM
2 2 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.56%) DTS
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) WATIR
General
1 11 (30.56%) Retail
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (16.67%) Legal
4 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.56%) Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) SAP Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Retail Business Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Business Improvement Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) SAP MM Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) IDoc
2 6 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (16.67%) SAPUI5
3 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (8.33%) J2EE
3 3 (8.33%) Java EE
3 3 (8.33%) SAP ALE
3 3 (8.33%) SAP Basis
3 3 (8.33%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (8.33%) Spring
3 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Change Management
2 10 (27.78%) Business Analysis
2 10 (27.78%) Data Management
2 10 (27.78%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Master Data Management
3 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.67%) Business Change Management
5 6 (16.67%) OO
5 6 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Benchmarking
6 5 (13.89%) ERP
6 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) CRM
7 4 (11.11%) ETL
7 4 (11.11%) Workflow
8 3 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) ABAP
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Master's Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PMO
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) SAP
2 6 (16.67%) HP
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) OpenText
5 2 (5.56%) Orchard