Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 18 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - +13
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 49 51 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 17.69% 14.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.22% 14.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 0
West Wales median annual salary £40,210 £49,039 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% - -
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.39% -5.56% -

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 269 347 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 97.11% 95.86% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 253 322 118
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.94% -8.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,500 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in West Wales

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in West Wales

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in West Wales over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in West Wales

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in West Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Swansea +12 49 £40,210 -18.00% 1
Continuous Improvement
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (79.59%) E-Commerce
3 34 (69.39%) Service Delivery
4 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (40.82%) ServiceNow
6 18 (36.73%) Linux
6 18 (36.73%) Unix
7 17 (34.69%) OO
7 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (34.69%) QA
7 17 (34.69%) Mentoring
8 15 (30.61%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (28.57%) OOP
9 14 (28.57%) Java
9 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 11 (22.45%) Firewall
10 11 (22.45%) McAfee
10 11 (22.45%) Ansible
11 10 (20.41%) Project Management
12 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
12 9 (18.37%) Puppet
12 9 (18.37%) Server Virtualisation
13 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
13 8 (16.33%) High Availability
13 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
13 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.29%) Cisco
14 7 (14.29%) WAN
14 7 (14.29%) Avaya

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (8.16%) Office 365
4 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) WAN
3 5 (10.20%) BGP
3 5 (10.20%) MPLS
3 5 (10.20%) OSPF
3 5 (10.20%) RIP
4 4 (8.16%) DHCP
4 4 (8.16%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
1 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
3 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) Spinnaker
4 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 7 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Junior
3 7 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Agile Coach
4 5 (10.20%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Developer in Test
7 2 (4.08%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.04%) Durandal
3 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.04%) React
3 1 (2.04%) RequireJS
3 1 (2.04%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 5 (10.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Linux
1 18 (36.73%) Unix
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) AIX
3 4 (8.16%) Android
3 4 (8.16%) HPUX
3 4 (8.16%) Mac OS X
3 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (79.59%) E-Commerce
3 34 (69.39%) Service Delivery
4 17 (34.69%) Mentoring
4 17 (34.69%) OO
5 15 (30.61%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (28.57%) OOP
6 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 10 (20.41%) Project Management
8 9 (18.37%) Server Virtualisation
9 8 (16.33%) High Availability
9 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
10 6 (12.24%) Coaching
10 6 (12.24%) Scrum
11 5 (10.20%) ITIL
11 5 (10.20%) ITSM
11 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
11 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (8.16%) Converged Infrastructure
13 3 (6.12%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) Java
2 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Server
2 2 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) Ansible
2 9 (18.37%) Puppet
3 6 (12.24%) Terraform
4 4 (8.16%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (8.16%) SCCM
4 4 (8.16%) SCOM
4 4 (8.16%) Tivoli
4 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.08%) Packer
5 2 (4.08%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) ServiceNow
2 11 (22.45%) McAfee
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.29%) Avaya
4 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) Clearswift
4 7 (14.29%) F5
4 7 (14.29%) Juniper
4 7 (14.29%) LogRhythm
4 7 (14.29%) Nortel
5 4 (8.16%) Apple
5 4 (8.16%) BMC
5 4 (8.16%) HP
5 4 (8.16%) IBM
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.16%) VMware
6 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.08%) Tufin
7 1 (2.04%) CA