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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 7 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 15 46 38
Rank change year-on-year +31 -8 +26
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 173 61 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.58% 5.18% 6.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.71% 5.44% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 62
10th Percentile £36,725 £42,500 £44,875
25th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £48,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% +15.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £81,500 £71,238 £77,250
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +5.99%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,361 1,121 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 91.10% 95.16% 92.97%
Number of salaries quoted 664 769 773
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,063 £61,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,875
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.19% +1.75%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in West Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in West Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Improvement in West Sussex over the 6 months to 7 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in West Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 7 August 2022. 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
Burgess Hill +25 31 - - 2
Worthing +27 30 £57,500 +9.52% 6
Crawley +8 29 - - 3
Gatwick +18 27 - -
Horsham -5 18 - - 3
East Grinstead - 18 - -
Haywards Heath -1 5 £42,500 -
Shoreham-by-Sea -4 3 - -
Pulborough - 3 £26,500 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 99 (57.23%) Finance
2 98 (56.65%) Project Delivery
3 93 (53.76%) Legal
4 90 (52.02%) Degree
5 85 (49.13%) Social Skills
5 85 (49.13%) Problem-Solving
6 71 (41.04%) NEC
7 58 (33.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 57 (32.95%) Microsoft
9 51 (29.48%) Process Improvement
10 46 (26.59%) ITIL
11 45 (26.01%) Microsoft Excel
12 43 (24.86%) Microsoft Project
12 43 (24.86%) Project Management
12 43 (24.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 38 (21.97%) Influencing Skills
14 34 (19.65%) Business Case
14 34 (19.65%) Programme Management
15 33 (19.08%) Service Management
15 33 (19.08%) Service Delivery
16 32 (18.50%) PRINCE2
17 28 (16.18%) SLA
17 28 (16.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 28 (16.18%) APMP
17 28 (16.18%) Contract Negotiation
18 23 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 23 (13.29%) DevOps
18 23 (13.29%) Biotechnology
18 23 (13.29%) Pharmaceutical
19 22 (12.72%) ITSM

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (3.47%) Drupal
2 4 (2.31%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 45 (26.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (24.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 43 (24.86%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.31%) Windchill
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 2 (1.16%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.09%) Azure
2 7 (4.05%) Azure Data Factory
2 7 (4.05%) IBM Cloud
2 7 (4.05%) Rubrik
3 6 (3.47%) Power Platform
4 5 (2.89%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (2.31%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 3 (1.73%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
7 2 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.31%) SD-WAN
1 4 (2.31%) WAN
2 2 (1.16%) 5G
2 2 (1.16%) LAN
2 2 (1.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.47%) Power BI
2 6 (3.47%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.31%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.73%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.16%) Big Data
7 1 (0.58%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.58%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.58%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.58%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.31%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.31%) Maven
3 2 (1.16%) JIRA
3 2 (1.16%) Selenium
3 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 99 (57.23%) Finance
2 93 (53.76%) Legal
3 85 (49.13%) Social Skills
4 38 (21.97%) Influencing Skills
5 23 (13.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (7.51%) Aviation
7 5 (2.89%) Advertising
7 5 (2.89%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.89%) Marketing
8 4 (2.31%) Retail
9 3 (1.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 3 (1.73%) Law
10 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.16%) Billing
10 2 (1.16%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (1.16%) Publishing
11 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (24.86%) Project Engineer
2 31 (17.92%) Project Manager
3 16 (9.25%) Senior Manager
3 16 (9.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 12 (6.94%) Developer
5 11 (6.36%) IT Engineer
5 11 (6.36%) Lead DevOps
6 9 (5.20%) ServiceNow Developer
7 8 (4.62%) Administrator
7 8 (4.62%) IT Manager
7 8 (4.62%) Service Manager
7 8 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.05%) Backup Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Senior Backup Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Storage and Backup Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Storage Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) DevOps Manager
9 6 (3.47%) IT Services Manager
9 6 (3.47%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.67%) HTML
2 12 (6.94%) CSS
2 12 (6.94%) XML
3 9 (5.20%) Web Services
4 7 (4.05%) REST
5 5 (2.89%) Kafka
5 5 (2.89%) React
5 5 (2.89%) RESTful
5 5 (2.89%) Spring
6 4 (2.31%) CSS3
6 4 (2.31%) HTML5
6 4 (2.31%) JMS
6 4 (2.31%) Redux
6 4 (2.31%) SOAP
7 3 (1.73%) JSON
7 3 (1.73%) Middleware
7 3 (1.73%) OAuth
7 3 (1.73%) WCF
8 1 (0.58%) Ajax
8 1 (0.58%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.29%) Biotechnology
2 16 (9.25%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (7.51%) Data Centre
4 12 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.94%) Virtual Team
5 11 (6.36%) CMDB
6 8 (4.62%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.31%) User Experience
9 2 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.16%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.09%) Windows
2 12 (6.94%) Windows 10
3 7 (4.05%) Linux
3 7 (4.05%) Unix
3 7 (4.05%) Windows 7
3 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (56.65%) Project Delivery
2 85 (49.13%) Problem-Solving
3 58 (33.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (29.48%) Process Improvement
5 46 (26.59%) ITIL
6 43 (24.86%) Project Management
7 34 (19.65%) Business Case
7 34 (19.65%) Programme Management
8 33 (19.08%) Service Delivery
8 33 (19.08%) Service Management
9 32 (18.50%) PRINCE2
10 28 (16.18%) Contract Negotiation
11 23 (13.29%) DevOps
11 23 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 22 (12.72%) Agile
12 22 (12.72%) ITSM
13 21 (12.14%) People Management
14 18 (10.40%) Performance Management
15 15 (8.67%) Product Roadmap
16 13 (7.51%) Cost Reduction
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.56%) SQL
2 14 (8.09%) JavaScript
3 9 (5.20%) C
4 7 (4.05%) Kotlin
4 7 (4.05%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.89%) C#
5 5 (2.89%) Java
5 5 (2.89%) Scala
6 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.16%) Python
8 1 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 90 (52.02%) Degree
2 28 (16.18%) APMP
2 28 (16.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (4.05%) MCSE
3 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.89%) MCP
5 3 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.16%) CISA
6 2 (1.16%) CISM
6 2 (1.16%) CISSP
6 2 (1.16%) CRISC
6 2 (1.16%) ISEB
6 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.16%) PgMP
6 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.16%) PMP
7 1 (0.58%) CIMA
7 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.18%) SLA
2 19 (10.98%) COBIT
3 11 (6.36%) QA
4 6 (3.47%) GDPR
5 3 (1.73%) HIPAA
6 2 (1.16%) ITGC
7 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.05%) Avamar
1 7 (4.05%) vRealize
2 6 (3.47%) SCCM
3 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.73%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 71 (41.04%) NEC
2 57 (32.95%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.36%) Sun
4 10 (5.78%) Cisco
4 10 (5.78%) SAP
5 9 (5.20%) ServiceNow
5 9 (5.20%) VMware
6 7 (4.05%) EMC
6 7 (4.05%) IBM
6 7 (4.05%) Isilon
7 4 (2.31%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.31%) PTC
7 4 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.31%) SEEBURGER
7 4 (2.31%) Workday
8 2 (1.16%) Adobe
8 2 (1.16%) BEA
8 2 (1.16%) Citrix
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle
8 2 (1.16%) PeopleSoft