Continuous Improvement Jobs with Work from Home Options

Continual Improvement
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 18 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
18 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 59 56 65
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 +44
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1,583 2,357 3,267
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 4.68% 5.34% 4.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 5.56% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,190 1,570 1,875
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,162 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,011 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +9.09%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 31,063 42,394 63,815
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 91.85% 96.05% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23,663 29,346 41,233
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.57% +2.50% +9.09%

Continuous Improvement
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Continuous Improvement trend for jobs with a WFH option

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Continuous Improvement.

Continuous Improvement salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Continuous Improvement over the 6 months to 18 April 2024.

Continuous Improvement salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 63 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 44 (2.78%) Microsoft Exchange
3 32 (2.02%) Confluence
4 30 (1.90%) SAS
5 17 (1.07%) IIS
6 16 (1.01%) CMS
7 14 (0.88%) nginx
8 7 (0.44%) WordPress
9 5 (0.32%) Appian
10 3 (0.19%) Apache
11 2 (0.13%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.13%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.13%) Drupal
11 2 (0.13%) Kentico
11 2 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.063%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.063%) Umbraco
Applications
1 122 (7.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 102 (6.44%) Microsoft Office
3 56 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.25%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.25%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.25%) Trello
8 1 (0.063%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.063%) Notion
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle Smart View
8 1 (0.063%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.063%) Sketch
8 1 (0.063%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
3 12 (0.76%) iTrent
4 10 (0.63%) Infor SunSystems
5 8 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
5 8 (0.51%) Salesforce CRM
6 6 (0.38%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.32%) NEC Housing
7 5 (0.32%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.32%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.25%) Shopify
8 4 (0.25%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.19%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.19%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.13%) SAP CX
10 2 (0.13%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 351 (22.17%) Azure
2 186 (11.75%) Power Platform
3 150 (9.48%) AWS
4 141 (8.91%) Microsoft 365
5 76 (4.80%) GCP
6 72 (4.55%) Azure DevOps
7 67 (4.23%) SaaS
8 57 (3.60%) Dynamics 365
9 45 (2.84%) Serverless
10 40 (2.53%) PowerApps
11 39 (2.46%) Entra ID
12 37 (2.34%) Matillion
12 37 (2.34%) Power Automate
13 31 (1.96%) Azure Data Factory
14 26 (1.64%) GitHub
14 26 (1.64%) Snowflake
15 23 (1.45%) Amazon S3
16 19 (1.20%) Azure Monitor
17 18 (1.14%) IaaS
18 17 (1.07%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.91%) DNS
2 34 (2.15%) Firewall
3 29 (1.83%) LAN
3 29 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 25 (1.58%) WAN
5 24 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
6 23 (1.45%) HTTP
7 20 (1.26%) Broadband
8 17 (1.07%) Internet
9 13 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
10 12 (0.76%) tcpdump
11 11 (0.69%) SAN
11 11 (0.69%) SNMP
12 9 (0.57%) DHCP
12 9 (0.57%) Ethernet
12 9 (0.57%) RS-232
12 9 (0.57%) VPN
13 8 (0.51%) FTP
14 6 (0.38%) AMQP
14 6 (0.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (9.60%) Power BI
2 102 (6.44%) SQL Server
3 48 (3.03%) Tableau
4 37 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (2.21%) Data Lake
6 34 (2.15%) MySQL
7 30 (1.90%) Metadata
8 29 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 29 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 24 (1.52%) Data Hub
10 17 (1.07%) NoSQL
11 15 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
13 11 (0.69%) InfluxDB
13 11 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (0.63%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 79 (4.99%) JIRA
2 71 (4.49%) Git
3 57 (3.60%) Jenkins
4 22 (1.39%) TeamCity
5 14 (0.88%) Visual Studio
6 13 (0.82%) Cypress.io
7 11 (0.69%) Bitbucket
8 10 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 10 (0.63%) Selenium
9 9 (0.57%) Postman
10 8 (0.51%) webpack
11 7 (0.44%) GitLab
11 7 (0.44%) MLflow
12 6 (0.38%) Mocha
12 6 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.32%) Android Studio
13 5 (0.32%) Maven
13 5 (0.32%) Spinnaker
14 4 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 684 (43.21%) Social Skills
2 457 (28.87%) Finance
3 319 (20.15%) Analytical Skills
4 138 (8.72%) Legal
5 107 (6.76%) Retail
6 105 (6.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 104 (6.57%) Banking
8 97 (6.13%) Public Sector
9 56 (3.54%) Law
10 55 (3.47%) Marketing
11 41 (2.59%) Presentation Skills
12 38 (2.40%) Organisational Skills
13 36 (2.27%) Manufacturing
14 33 (2.08%) Electronics
15 31 (1.96%) Influencing Skills
16 24 (1.52%) Telecoms
17 21 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (1.20%) Fire and Rescue
18 19 (1.20%) Games
18 19 (1.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 260 (16.42%) Lead
2 245 (15.48%) Developer
3 240 (15.16%) Senior
4 235 (14.85%) Analyst
5 78 (4.93%) Senior Developer
6 66 (4.17%) Architect
7 55 (3.47%) Project Manager
7 55 (3.47%) Software Developer
8 51 (3.22%) Consultant
9 49 (3.10%) IT Manager
10 47 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 46 (2.91%) DevOps Engineer
12 40 (2.53%) Senior Manager
13 39 (2.46%) Lead Developer
14 35 (2.21%) Solutions Architect
15 34 (2.15%) Software Engineer
16 31 (1.96%) C# Developer
17 30 (1.90%) Business Analyst
18 28 (1.77%) Azure Engineer
18 28 (1.77%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (7.14%) .NET
2 74 (4.67%) HTML
3 70 (4.42%) CSS
4 69 (4.36%) RESTful
5 65 (4.11%) React
6 47 (2.97%) AngularJS
7 43 (2.72%) Web Services
8 34 (2.15%) XML
9 32 (2.02%) Node.js
10 28 (1.77%) .NET Framework
11 26 (1.64%) JSON
11 26 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (1.39%) ASP.NET
12 22 (1.39%) JWT
13 18 (1.14%) Entity Framework
14 17 (1.07%) EDI
14 17 (1.07%) Laravel
15 16 (1.01%) RabbitMQ
15 16 (1.01%) REST
15 16 (1.01%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (5.87%) Management Information System
2 82 (5.18%) Product Ownership
3 67 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
4 44 (2.78%) Cloud Native
5 36 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 35 (2.21%) Clustering
6 35 (2.21%) Onboarding
7 31 (1.96%) CMDB
8 30 (1.90%) Social Media
9 29 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (1.64%) Data Centre
11 23 (1.45%) Legacy Systems
12 20 (1.26%) Data Structures
13 19 (1.20%) Driving Licence
13 19 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
13 19 (1.20%) Virtual Team
14 18 (1.14%) Algorithms
14 18 (1.14%) Private Cloud
14 18 (1.14%) Public Cloud
15 17 (1.07%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 157 (9.92%) Windows
2 67 (4.23%) Windows Server
3 66 (4.17%) Linux
4 31 (1.96%) Android
5 30 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 28 (1.77%) Windows 10
7 20 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.88%) Unix
9 13 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 13 (0.82%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (0.57%) Solaris
12 7 (0.44%) VMS
13 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.13%) CentOS
14 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
15 1 (0.063%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (35.82%) Agile
2 490 (30.95%) Problem-Solving
3 263 (16.61%) Mentoring
4 249 (15.73%) DevOps
5 246 (15.54%) Project Management
6 201 (12.70%) Coaching
7 189 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 174 (10.99%) Project Delivery
8 174 (10.99%) Scrum
9 167 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
10 155 (9.79%) Decision-Making
11 153 (9.67%) Analytics
12 149 (9.41%) CI/CD
13 148 (9.35%) Customer Service
14 135 (8.53%) Software Engineering
15 124 (7.83%) Change Management
15 124 (7.83%) Technical Leadership
16 123 (7.77%) Service Delivery
17 122 (7.71%) Data Analysis
18 113 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 241 (15.22%) SQL
2 128 (8.09%) C#
3 115 (7.26%) Python
4 95 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 82 (5.18%) PowerShell
6 74 (4.67%) Java
7 59 (3.73%) T-SQL
8 51 (3.22%) TypeScript
9 31 (1.96%) Bash
10 25 (1.58%) Kotlin
10 25 (1.58%) PHP
11 19 (1.20%) VBA
12 14 (0.88%) C
12 14 (0.88%) RPG
13 13 (0.82%) C++
13 13 (0.82%) Swift
14 12 (0.76%) Perl
15 9 (0.57%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.57%) R
16 8 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 312 (19.71%) Degree
2 77 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 49 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (2.59%) SC Cleared
5 39 (2.46%) PMI Certification
6 28 (1.77%) Master's Degree
7 27 (1.71%) PMP
8 21 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 21 (1.33%) DBS Check
9 18 (1.14%) Azure Certification
10 12 (0.76%) ISTQB
11 11 (0.69%) APMG
11 11 (0.69%) AWS Certification
12 10 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.57%) CISSP
13 9 (0.57%) HND
14 8 (0.51%) CISM
15 7 (0.44%) APMP
15 7 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (10.87%) QA
2 62 (3.92%) GDPR
3 49 (3.10%) PMO
4 45 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 37 (2.34%) SLA
6 27 (1.71%) Actionable Recommendations
7 25 (1.58%) IFRS
8 23 (1.45%) ISO 9001
9 22 (1.39%) Cyber Essentials
10 20 (1.26%) Accessibility
11 16 (1.01%) Data Quality
12 14 (0.88%) NIST
13 13 (0.82%) ISO 14001
14 12 (0.76%) Good Clinical Practice
15 11 (0.69%) ISO 22301
16 7 (0.44%) NEBOSH
16 7 (0.44%) PCI DSS
17 6 (0.38%) IFRS 9
18 5 (0.32%) GRC
18 5 (0.32%) SOC 2
System Software
1 101 (6.38%) Docker
2 81 (5.12%) Active Directory
3 35 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
6 13 (0.82%) vSphere
7 6 (0.38%) DFS Replication
8 4 (0.25%) Firmware
9 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.13%) Ceph
11 1 (0.063%) Snort
11 1 (0.063%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 97 (6.13%) Kubernetes
2 78 (4.93%) Terraform
3 47 (2.97%) Ansible
4 34 (2.15%) Microsoft Intune
5 32 (2.02%) Grafana
6 31 (1.96%) vCenter Server
7 24 (1.52%) Puppet
8 18 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
9 16 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
9 16 (1.01%) Nagios
10 14 (0.88%) Prometheus
11 10 (0.63%) Graphite
11 10 (0.63%) HAProxy
12 8 (0.51%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 6 (0.38%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.38%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.38%) Progress Chef
13 6 (0.38%) vRealize Orchestrator
14 5 (0.32%) Nessus
15 4 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 361 (22.80%) Microsoft
2 70 (4.42%) ServiceNow
3 62 (3.92%) Google
3 62 (3.92%) SAP
4 59 (3.73%) Oracle
5 53 (3.35%) VMware
6 42 (2.65%) Databricks
7 34 (2.15%) Salesforce
8 19 (1.20%) Commvault
8 19 (1.20%) Sun
9 14 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.82%) Cisco
11 12 (0.76%) IBM
11 12 (0.76%) Veeam
12 11 (0.69%) Xamarin
13 10 (0.63%) Infor
14 9 (0.57%) Citrix
14 9 (0.57%) Serena
15 8 (0.51%) Concur
15 8 (0.51%) Workday