Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 62 75
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 +53
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 267 318 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.91% 4.17% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 4.58% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 230 305 248
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,550 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £69,375 £74,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +13.92%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6251 6940 8398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.48% 91.06% 91.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5256 5946 6737
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,150 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in West Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in West Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in West Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Leeds -20 156 £50,000 +17.65% 18
Bradford +1 68 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Wakefield +13 10 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Huddersfield +2 8 £25,000 -23.08% 1
Bingley -6 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Halifax +20 4 £51,250 +70.83%
Ilkley -3 3 £27,500 -21.43%
Castleford - 2 £50,000 -
Pontefract - 1 £32,500 -
Wetherby - 1 £29,500 -
Continuous Improvement
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 79 (29.59%) Finance
2 76 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (18.73%) ITIL
4 44 (16.48%) Project Management
5 40 (14.98%) Microsoft
6 39 (14.61%) Windows
7 38 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (13.11%) Collaborative Working
9 33 (12.36%) SQL
10 31 (11.61%) Problem Management
11 30 (11.24%) Service Delivery
12 29 (10.86%) .NET
13 27 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (10.11%) VMware
13 27 (10.11%) Retail
14 26 (9.74%) Microsoft Office
15 25 (9.36%) Degree
16 24 (8.99%) PMO
17 23 (8.61%) Root Cause Analysis
17 23 (8.61%) Analytics
17 23 (8.61%) Mentoring
17 23 (8.61%) Coaching
17 23 (8.61%) C#
17 23 (8.61%) Cisco
17 23 (8.61%) Firewall
17 23 (8.61%) Management Information System
17 23 (8.61%) Wireless
18 22 (8.24%) CCNP
18 22 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
18 22 (8.24%) SLA

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (2.62%) OpenEdge
2 6 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.87%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.50%) IIS
5 3 (1.12%) Anypoint
5 3 (1.12%) CMS
5 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.12%) WordPress
6 2 (0.75%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.37%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (9.74%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (4.87%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.12%) Magento
3 2 (0.75%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.75%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.75%) SAP ECC
3 2 (0.75%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.75%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.75%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.75%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.75%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.87%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.87%) Office 365
3 4 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.61%) Firewall
1 23 (8.61%) Wireless
2 6 (2.25%) Network Security
3 4 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.50%) LAN
3 4 (1.50%) SAN
3 4 (1.50%) VPN
3 4 (1.50%) WAN
4 3 (1.12%) Intranet
4 3 (1.12%) PuTTY
4 3 (1.12%) VLAN
4 3 (1.12%) WinSCP
5 2 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.75%) DHCP
5 2 (0.75%) DNS
5 2 (0.75%) Extranet
5 2 (0.75%) IPsec
5 2 (0.75%) MPLS
5 2 (0.75%) SMS
6 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.87%) Oracle Database
2 5 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.12%) MySQL
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.12%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.75%) OLAP
4 2 (0.75%) OLTP
4 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.75%) SQLite
5 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.62%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.12%) Ant
2 3 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.12%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.12%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (1.12%) Selenium
2 3 (1.12%) SoapUI
2 3 (1.12%) SpecFlow
2 3 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.12%) TestNG
3 2 (0.75%) Grunt
3 2 (0.75%) gulp
4 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 79 (29.59%) Finance
2 27 (10.11%) Retail
3 18 (6.74%) Marketing
4 10 (3.75%) Electronics
5 9 (3.37%) Legal
6 6 (2.25%) Back Office
6 6 (2.25%) Law
7 3 (1.12%) Games
7 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.75%) Banking
8 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (18.73%) Analyst
2 27 (10.11%) IT Manager
3 23 (8.61%) Developer
4 19 (7.12%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (7.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 19 (7.12%) Network Engineer
4 19 (7.12%) Network Operations Engineer
4 19 (7.12%) Operations Engineer
5 18 (6.74%) Project Manager
6 17 (6.37%) Team Leader
7 15 (5.62%) Business Analyst
8 14 (5.24%) Business Change Manager
9 11 (4.12%) Account Manager
9 11 (4.12%) IT Analyst
9 11 (4.12%) PMO Manager
9 11 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (4.12%) Service Manager
10 10 (3.75%) Architect
10 10 (3.75%) Java Developer
11 9 (3.37%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.86%) .NET
2 12 (4.49%) XML
3 10 (3.75%) Web Services
4 5 (1.87%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.87%) ODBC
5 4 (1.50%) CSS
5 4 (1.50%) HTML
5 4 (1.50%) REST
5 4 (1.50%) SailPoint
6 3 (1.12%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.12%) J2EE
6 3 (1.12%) JMS
6 3 (1.12%) jQuery
6 3 (1.12%) SOAP
7 2 (0.75%) J2ME
7 2 (0.75%) JSON
7 2 (0.75%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.75%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.75%) Sass
7 2 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.61%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.87%) NHS
4 6 (2.25%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.25%) User Experience
5 4 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.50%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (1.50%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.12%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (1.12%) PMI
7 2 (0.75%) Clustering
7 2 (0.75%) CMDB
7 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.75%) PKI
7 2 (0.75%) Replication
7 2 (0.75%) Robotics
7 2 (0.75%) W3C
8 1 (0.37%) iPhone
8 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.61%) Windows
2 17 (6.37%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.37%) Linux
4 7 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.12%) Unix
6 3 (1.12%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.75%) Android
7 2 (0.75%) CentOS
7 2 (0.75%) Debian
7 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (18.73%) ITIL
3 44 (16.48%) Project Management
4 35 (13.11%) Collaborative Working
5 31 (11.61%) Problem Management
6 30 (11.24%) Service Delivery
7 27 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (8.61%) Analytics
8 23 (8.61%) Coaching
8 23 (8.61%) Mentoring
8 23 (8.61%) Root Cause Analysis
9 22 (8.24%) IT Strategy
10 21 (7.87%) Workflow
11 20 (7.49%) Change Management
12 19 (7.12%) Load Balancing
12 19 (7.12%) Risk Management
13 18 (6.74%) DSDM
14 17 (6.37%) Web Development
15 16 (5.99%) Supplier Management
16 15 (5.62%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.36%) SQL
2 23 (8.61%) C#
3 20 (7.49%) Java
4 11 (4.12%) Python
4 11 (4.12%) Ruby
5 10 (3.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.12%) F#
6 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.75%) ABAP
7 2 (0.75%) ES6
7 2 (0.75%) PHP
7 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.37%) Clojure
8 1 (0.37%) Perl
8 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (9.36%) Degree
2 22 (8.24%) CCNP
2 22 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (7.49%) CCNA
4 19 (7.12%) CCDA
4 19 (7.12%) CCIE
5 5 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.12%) APMP
6 3 (1.12%) CISM
6 3 (1.12%) CISSP
6 3 (1.12%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.12%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.75%) CRISC
7 2 (0.75%) HNC
7 2 (0.75%) SANS
7 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.99%) PMO
2 22 (8.24%) SLA
3 12 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (4.12%) QA
5 10 (3.75%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.87%) ISO 22301
6 5 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (1.50%) COBIT
8 2 (0.75%) GDPR
8 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 7 (2.62%) Docker
2 5 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.87%) vSphere
3 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.75%) XenApp
3 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.75%) XenServer
4 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (1.50%) SCCM
2 2 (0.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.75%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (0.75%) SCOM
2 2 (0.75%) vCenter Server
2 2 (0.75%) WSUS
3 1 (0.37%) Ansible
3 1 (0.37%) DameWare
3 1 (0.37%) Grafana
3 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
3 1 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 40 (14.98%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.11%) VMware
3 23 (8.61%) Cisco
4 19 (7.12%) Avaya
4 19 (7.12%) Genesys
4 19 (7.12%) Verint
5 13 (4.87%) SAP
6 12 (4.49%) Dell
7 10 (3.75%) Apple
7 10 (3.75%) Xerox
8 8 (3.00%) Google
9 6 (2.25%) HP
9 6 (2.25%) webMethods
10 5 (1.87%) Adobe
10 5 (1.87%) Alteryx
10 5 (1.87%) Oracle
11 4 (1.50%) Veeam
12 3 (1.12%) Citrix
12 3 (1.12%) Sage
12 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com