Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 35 64
Rank change year-on-year -38 +29 +3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 64 167 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.98% 6.65% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 7.29% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 136 74
West Sussex median annual salary £51,950 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,303
90th Percentile £72,600 £70,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 1,893 2,290 1,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.09% 91.13% 89.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,517 1,925 1,530
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in West Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in West Sussex

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in West Sussex over the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 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
Worthing -22 24 £60,000 +9.09%
Haywards Heath -4 7 £42,500 -24.44% 2
Horsham -6 7 £70,000 +21.74% 3
Crawley -19 7 £52,500 +16.67% 2
East Grinstead -2 4 £48,750 +8.33%
Gatwick -18 2 £78,750 +65.79%
Burgess Hill +11 1 - - 1
Bognor Regis - 1 £37,500 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 39 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 21 (32.81%) Configuration Management
4 20 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (29.69%) Project Delivery
5 19 (29.69%) CMDB
6 17 (26.56%) Asset Management
7 15 (23.44%) Finance
8 14 (21.88%) Intranet
8 14 (21.88%) Degree
8 14 (21.88%) ServiceNow
9 13 (20.31%) Statistics
10 12 (18.75%) Wiki
10 12 (18.75%) Scrum
10 12 (18.75%) Unit Testing
10 12 (18.75%) Time Management
11 11 (17.19%) IT Asset Management
11 11 (17.19%) Defect Management
11 11 (17.19%) QA
11 11 (17.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (17.19%) SAP
11 11 (17.19%) Web Services
11 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
12 10 (15.63%) User Stories
13 9 (14.06%) Kanban
13 9 (14.06%) LAN
13 9 (14.06%) WAN
13 9 (14.06%) Service Management

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 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.13%) InVision
2 2 (3.13%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (3.13%) Sketch
3 1 (1.56%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) SAP ERP
2 3 (4.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.13%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.13%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (3.13%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Office 365
2 4 (6.25%) SaaS
2 4 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (3.13%) AWS
3 2 (3.13%) Azure
4 1 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.56%) npm
4 1 (1.56%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) Intranet
2 9 (14.06%) LAN
2 9 (14.06%) WAN
3 7 (10.94%) DNS
3 7 (10.94%) Firewall
4 6 (9.38%) DHCP
4 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.38%) VPN
5 3 (4.69%) Internet
5 3 (4.69%) Wireless
6 1 (1.56%) Network Security
6 1 (1.56%) Telepresence
6 1 (1.56%) VoIP
6 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) JIRA
2 8 (12.50%) Selenium
3 7 (10.94%) Cucumber
3 7 (10.94%) REST Assured
4 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.56%) Katalon Studio
4 1 (1.56%) Postman
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (23.44%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.69%) Avionics
4 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (12.50%) Analyst
1 8 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
1 8 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (10.94%) Test Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) Team Leader
4 4 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) SAP Test Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Scrum Master
4 4 (6.25%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Developer
5 3 (4.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) ServiceNow Developer
6 2 (3.13%) IT Support
6 2 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Python Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) UX Designer
6 2 (3.13%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) Web Services
2 7 (10.94%) Gherkin
2 7 (10.94%) RESTful
3 6 (9.38%) LDAP
4 4 (6.25%) HTML
5 3 (4.69%) Ajax
5 3 (4.69%) SOAP
5 3 (4.69%) XML
6 2 (3.13%) .NET
7 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.56%) Apache NiFi
7 1 (1.56%) CSS
7 1 (1.56%) EDI
7 1 (1.56%) JSON
7 1 (1.56%) Kafka
7 1 (1.56%) REST
7 1 (1.56%) WCF
7 1 (1.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) CMDB
2 12 (18.75%) Wiki
3 3 (4.69%) User Experience
3 3 (4.69%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) IVR
4 2 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.56%) CCTV
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Mac OS
2 6 (9.38%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Debian
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) Configuration Management
3 20 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (29.69%) Project Delivery
5 17 (26.56%) Asset Management
6 13 (20.31%) Statistics
7 12 (18.75%) Scrum
7 12 (18.75%) Time Management
7 12 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 11 (17.19%) Defect Management
8 11 (17.19%) IT Asset Management
9 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
9 10 (15.63%) User Stories
10 9 (14.06%) Kanban
10 9 (14.06%) Service Management
11 8 (12.50%) Fintech
11 8 (12.50%) Integration Testing
11 8 (12.50%) ITSM
11 8 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (10.94%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) Groovy
1 7 (10.94%) Java
1 7 (10.94%) Scala
2 6 (9.38%) SQL
3 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.56%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) ISEB
2 5 (7.81%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CCNA
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) Docker
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) ServiceNow
3 11 (17.19%) SAP
4 6 (9.38%) Apple
5 4 (6.25%) Ariba
6 3 (4.69%) Remedy
7 2 (3.13%) Adobe
7 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco
8 1 (1.56%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.56%) LogicMonitor
8 1 (1.56%) Moogsoft
8 1 (1.56%) Splunk
8 1 (1.56%) VMware