Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 83 66
Rank change year-on-year -9 -17 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 251 311 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.17% 3.16% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 3.44% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 176 253 383
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £29,450 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,625 £62,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,284 9,038 10,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.07% 91.94% 91.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,930 7,602 8,506
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
West Yorkshire -9 187 £47,500 +11.76% 42
South Yorkshire -8 30 £48,750 +21.50% 19
North Yorkshire +11 25 £47,500 -5.00% 5
East Yorkshire +8 5 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 119 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (29.88%) Finance
3 44 (17.53%) Scrum
4 42 (16.73%) JavaScript
5 37 (14.74%) .NET
5 37 (14.74%) Microsoft
5 37 (14.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (14.74%) Mentoring
6 36 (14.34%) Test Automation
7 35 (13.94%) DevOps
8 34 (13.55%) Coaching
9 33 (13.15%) TDD
10 29 (11.55%) Microsoft Azure
10 29 (11.55%) Degree
11 28 (11.16%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (11.16%) SQL
12 27 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (10.36%) SQL Server
14 25 (9.96%) HTML
15 24 (9.56%) CSS
15 24 (9.56%) Retail
16 23 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (8.76%) ITIL
17 22 (8.76%) E-Commerce
18 21 (8.37%) Java
18 21 (8.37%) C#
19 20 (7.97%) Oracle
19 20 (7.97%) Process Improvement
19 20 (7.97%) User Experience
19 20 (7.97%) SDLC

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (4.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.19%) Confluence
3 5 (1.99%) CMS
3 5 (1.99%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.40%) Apache
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.80%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.40%) Flinto
3 1 (0.40%) InVision
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.39%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.59%) SAP APO
2 4 (1.59%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.59%) SAP MDG
2 4 (1.59%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.40%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.40%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.78%) Office 365
4 8 (3.19%) SaaS
5 4 (1.59%) Akamai
6 3 (1.20%) IaaS
7 2 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.80%) GitHub
7 2 (0.80%) PaaS
8 1 (0.40%) FinancialForce
8 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.38%) Internet
2 7 (2.79%) SAN
3 3 (1.20%) DHCP
3 3 (1.20%) DNS
3 3 (1.20%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.20%) LAN
3 3 (1.20%) SSL
3 3 (1.20%) VPN
3 3 (1.20%) WAN
4 2 (0.80%) Firewall
4 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.40%) IPsec
5 1 (0.40%) MPLS
5 1 (0.40%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.40%) VoIP
5 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.40%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (3.98%) Power BI
6 4 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.59%) QlikView
6 4 (1.59%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.20%) Adabas
7 3 (1.20%) Big Data
7 3 (1.20%) MySQL
8 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.40%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.40%) DB2
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (7.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.18%) JIRA
3 7 (2.79%) Selenium
3 7 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.79%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (1.99%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.99%) WebDriver
5 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.59%) SonarQube
6 3 (1.20%) Hudson
6 3 (1.20%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (1.20%) Subversion
6 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.80%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.80%) Grunt
7 2 (0.80%) RSpec
7 2 (0.80%) Vagrant
General
1 75 (29.88%) Finance
2 24 (9.56%) Retail
3 18 (7.17%) Banking
4 11 (4.38%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.98%) Marketing
5 10 (3.98%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.79%) Advertising
6 7 (2.79%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.99%) Games
8 2 (0.80%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.40%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (21.91%) Analyst
2 49 (19.52%) Developer
3 21 (8.37%) Senior Developer
4 18 (7.17%) Architect
5 17 (6.77%) Business Analyst
6 16 (6.37%) Java Developer
7 14 (5.58%) Digital Analyst
8 11 (4.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (3.98%) Project Manager
9 10 (3.98%) Software Developer
10 9 (3.59%) .NET Developer
10 9 (3.59%) Consultant
11 8 (3.19%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (3.19%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (3.19%) Java Software Developer
11 8 (3.19%) Product Owner
11 8 (3.19%) React Developer
11 8 (3.19%) Scrum Master
11 8 (3.19%) Test Architect
11 8 (3.19%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.74%) .NET
2 25 (9.96%) HTML
3 24 (9.56%) CSS
4 19 (7.57%) AngularJS
5 18 (7.17%) Node.js
5 18 (7.17%) React
6 15 (5.98%) HTML5
6 15 (5.98%) Web Services
7 14 (5.58%) CSS3
7 14 (5.58%) Redux
8 12 (4.78%) jQuery
9 9 (3.59%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (2.79%) XML
12 6 (2.39%) .NET Core
12 6 (2.39%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.39%) Kafka
12 6 (2.39%) RESTful
13 5 (1.99%) JSON
13 5 (1.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.97%) User Experience
3 11 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.79%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.39%) Online Banking
6 6 (2.39%) RIA
7 5 (1.99%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.99%) Renewable Energy
8 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.20%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.80%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.40%) AS400
10 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.40%) Online Games
10 1 (0.40%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.77%) Linux
1 17 (6.77%) Windows
2 6 (2.39%) Unix
3 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.20%) Android
4 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.20%) CentOS
4 3 (1.20%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.80%) Solaris
5 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (17.53%) Scrum
3 37 (14.74%) Mentoring
3 37 (14.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (14.34%) Test Automation
5 35 (13.94%) DevOps
6 34 (13.55%) Coaching
7 33 (13.15%) TDD
8 28 (11.16%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (8.76%) E-Commerce
10 22 (8.76%) ITIL
11 20 (7.97%) Process Improvement
11 20 (7.97%) SDLC
12 19 (7.57%) Project Management
12 19 (7.57%) Risk Management
13 18 (7.17%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (6.77%) IT Strategy
14 17 (6.77%) Service Management
15 16 (6.37%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 42 (16.73%) JavaScript
2 28 (11.16%) SQL
3 21 (8.37%) C#
3 21 (8.37%) Java
4 10 (3.98%) VBA
5 7 (2.79%) VB
6 6 (2.39%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.99%) PHP
7 5 (1.99%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.59%) Python
8 4 (1.59%) Ruby
8 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.59%) VB6
9 3 (1.20%) Perl
9 3 (1.20%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.80%) C
11 1 (0.40%) C++
11 1 (0.40%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 29 (11.55%) Degree
2 6 (2.39%) ISTQB
2 6 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (1.99%) ISACA
4 4 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.20%) CISSP
5 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.80%) APMP
6 2 (0.80%) CCNA
6 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.80%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (0.80%) ISEB
6 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.80%) MCP
6 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.40%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.59%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.19%) QA
2 8 (3.19%) SLA
3 7 (2.79%) PMO
4 6 (2.39%) GDPR
5 5 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.59%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.80%) COBIT
9 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.79%) Docker
2 5 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) HDFS
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.39%) SCOrch
2 5 (1.99%) Puppet
2 5 (1.99%) SCCM
3 3 (1.20%) Ansible
3 3 (1.20%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.20%) Terraform
4 2 (0.80%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.80%) Kibana
4 2 (0.80%) logstash
4 2 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.40%) Nessus
5 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.97%) Oracle
3 14 (5.58%) SAP
4 11 (4.38%) MuleSoft
5 7 (2.79%) VMware
6 5 (1.99%) Cisco
6 5 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.59%) Cognos
7 4 (1.59%) IBM
7 4 (1.59%) Informatica
7 4 (1.59%) Tableau
8 3 (1.20%) Infoblox
8 3 (1.20%) webMethods
9 2 (0.80%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.80%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.80%) McAfee
9 2 (0.80%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.80%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.40%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.40%) Solace