Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 67 53
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14 +49
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 67 87 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.77% 3.78% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.33% 4.08% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 62 48 105
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £44,875 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,250 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.53%

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 914 2,134 1,897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 92.42% 92.62% 89.31%
Number of salaries quoted 730 1,764 1,632
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £70,078 £72,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £51,518 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.04% +5.26% +5.56%

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 August 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 14 August 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 +18 29 £52,000 +8.39% 2
Horsham +36 25 £57,500 - 1
Crawley +2 7 £75,000 +30.43%
Haywards Heath +9 2 £42,500 -
Chichester - 1 £50,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) Project Delivery
3 22 (32.84%) Scrum
4 19 (28.36%) Finance
5 17 (25.37%) Kanban
5 17 (25.37%) Community of Practice
6 15 (22.39%) QA
6 15 (22.39%) Service Delivery
7 13 (19.40%) Coaching
8 11 (16.42%) High Availability
8 11 (16.42%) Runbook
8 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
8 11 (16.42%) Service Management
8 11 (16.42%) ITSM
8 11 (16.42%) Azure
9 10 (14.93%) SolarWinds
9 10 (14.93%) Linux
9 10 (14.93%) GDPR
9 10 (14.93%) Skype
10 9 (13.43%) System Integration Testing
10 9 (13.43%) Unix
10 9 (13.43%) SQL
10 9 (13.43%) DHCP
10 9 (13.43%) DNS
10 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (13.43%) Symantec
10 9 (13.43%) CMDB
10 9 (13.43%) Project Planning
10 9 (13.43%) Integration Testing
11 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing

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 (4.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) InVision
2 1 (1.49%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.49%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.42%) Azure
2 5 (7.46%) AWS
3 3 (4.48%) Office 365
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.49%) PowerApps
4 1 (1.49%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Skype
2 9 (13.43%) DHCP
2 9 (13.43%) DNS
3 7 (10.45%) Firewall
4 4 (5.97%) WAN
5 3 (4.48%) LAN
6 2 (2.99%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.99%) Network Security
6 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.99%) VPN
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.49%) DWDM
7 1 (1.49%) MPLS
7 1 (1.49%) VoIP
7 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) Power BI
1 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.46%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
General
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Scrum Master
2 8 (11.94%) Applications Specialist
3 7 (10.45%) Service Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Engineering Manager
5 5 (7.46%) QA Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) IT Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Applications Manager
7 2 (2.99%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) IT Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Network Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (1.49%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (1.49%) Administrator
8 1 (1.49%) Applications Support
8 1 (1.49%) Development Manager
8 1 (1.49%) Lead Designer
8 1 (1.49%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) .NET
1 2 (2.99%) LDAP
2 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) CMDB
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Unix
3 6 (8.96%) Windows
3 6 (8.96%) Windows 10
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.46%) Solaris
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.99%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) Project Delivery
3 22 (32.84%) Scrum
4 17 (25.37%) Community of Practice
4 17 (25.37%) Kanban
5 15 (22.39%) Service Delivery
6 13 (19.40%) Coaching
7 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
7 11 (16.42%) High Availability
7 11 (16.42%) ITSM
7 11 (16.42%) Runbook
7 11 (16.42%) Service Management
8 9 (13.43%) Integration Testing
8 9 (13.43%) Project Planning
8 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.43%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
9 8 (11.94%) Change Management
9 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing
10 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
2 5 (7.46%) Perl
2 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.46%) Python
3 4 (5.97%) VBScript
4 1 (1.49%) C
4 1 (1.49%) C#
4 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) CCNP
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.49%) MCSE
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.39%) QA
2 10 (14.93%) GDPR
3 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.46%) vSphere
3 4 (5.97%) XenApp
4 2 (2.99%) DFS Replication
4 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Ansible
1 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (7.46%) SCCM
1 5 (7.46%) SELinux
2 2 (2.99%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) SolarWinds
2 9 (13.43%) Symantec
3 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.45%) VMware
5 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.46%) Veritas
6 4 (5.97%) Citrix
6 4 (5.97%) Ivanti
7 2 (2.99%) Apple
7 2 (2.99%) SAP
8 1 (1.49%) Adobe
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco
8 1 (1.49%) Remedy