Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +27
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 7.14% 2.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 2.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
West Wales median annual salary £33,934 £40,210 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.61% - -
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £43,248 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.51% -3.89% +12.50%

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 198 194 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 94.29% 96.04% 76.71%
Number of salaries quoted 181 170 99
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +29.51% -18.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,200
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,500 £43,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +2.78%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +23 15 £33,934 -15.61% 1
Continuous Improvement
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 8 (53.33%) SEO
1 8 (53.33%) QA
1 8 (53.33%) Problem Management
1 8 (53.33%) Business Transformation
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) CA
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 3 (20.00%) Lean Thinking
3 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Measurement
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Velocity
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Support
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum Master
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.67%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (13.33%) Velocity
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) Durandal
3 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Transformation
1 8 (53.33%) Problem Management
1 8 (53.33%) SEO
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) Lean Thinking
3 3 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Measurement
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) CA
1 3 (20.00%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft