Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 43 70
Rank change year-on-year -28 +27 -10
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 40 76 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.28% 5.46% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 6.03% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27 65 47
10th Percentile £42,000 £41,750 £46,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £48,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £56,600
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +1.59% +13.20%
75th Percentile £74,438 £61,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £74,400 £67,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +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 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 1,157 1,261 2,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 94.84% 90.59% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 847 1,060 1,874
10th Percentile £32,650 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 14 June 2021.

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 14 June 2021. 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
Horsham -7 11 £70,000 +21.74% 3
Worthing -23 10 £52,500 -12.50%
Crawley -1 5 £62,500 -
Burgess Hill - 5 - - 1
Gatwick - 4 £80,000 -
Chichester 0 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Haywards Heath -8 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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 27 (67.50%) Finance
2 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) Scrum
4 12 (30.00%) Community of Practice
5 11 (27.50%) Social Skills
5 11 (27.50%) Line Management
5 11 (27.50%) Kanban
5 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
7 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
7 9 (22.50%) Information Security
8 8 (20.00%) ITIL
8 8 (20.00%) Azure
9 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
9 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
9 7 (17.50%) DevOps
10 6 (15.00%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (15.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 5 (12.50%) C#
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
11 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
11 5 (12.50%) IT Governance
11 5 (12.50%) Operations Management
11 5 (12.50%) Due Diligence
11 5 (12.50%) Digital Economy

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 3 (7.50%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Azure
2 6 (15.00%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (12.50%) Power Platform
4 3 (7.50%) PowerApps
5 2 (5.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Power BI
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
3 3 (7.50%) JUnit
3 3 (7.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Burp Suite
4 1 (2.50%) Charles Proxy
4 1 (2.50%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 27 (67.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Social Skills
3 5 (12.50%) Digital Economy
4 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.00%) Organisational Skills
5 3 (7.50%) Law
5 3 (7.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Scrum Master
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Scrum Master
6 3 (7.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.50%) Governance Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Information Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Information Governance Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Security Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Information Governance Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Information Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) IT Governance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) CSS
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) Ajax
2 3 (7.50%) CSS3
2 3 (7.50%) Django
2 3 (7.50%) Guice
2 3 (7.50%) HTML5
2 3 (7.50%) JSON
2 3 (7.50%) Play Framework
2 3 (7.50%) REST
2 3 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (7.50%) Spring
2 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (2.50%) OAuth
3 1 (2.50%) OAuth2
3 1 (2.50%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Scrum
3 12 (30.00%) Community of Practice
4 11 (27.50%) Kanban
4 11 (27.50%) Line Management
5 9 (22.50%) Information Security
6 8 (20.00%) ITIL
7 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.50%) DevOps
7 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
9 5 (12.50%) Coaching
9 5 (12.50%) Due Diligence
9 5 (12.50%) IT Governance
9 5 (12.50%) Operations Management
9 5 (12.50%) Patch Management
9 5 (12.50%) Servant Leadership
9 5 (12.50%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.00%) Python
3 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Ruby
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) CISM
1 4 (10.00%) CRISC
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) ISACA
1 4 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) GDPR
2 4 (10.00%) GRC
2 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.50%) Accessibility
4 1 (2.50%) QA
4 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Google
2 3 (7.50%) Mercator
3 1 (2.50%) Okta
3 1 (2.50%) Remedy
3 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow