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to

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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 44 84 72
Rank change year-on-year +40 -12 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 388 171 171
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.38% 3.25% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 3.47% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 221 110 149
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,900 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £72,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +3.77%

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 6,652 4,934 4,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.24% 93.78% 91.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4,317 3,982 3,660
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,100 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Yorkshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +30 270 £55,000 +10.00% 30
South Yorkshire +28 58 £52,500 +9.90% 12
North Yorkshire +12 49 £47,750 +3.24% 6
East Yorkshire -3 10 £43,500 -17.14% 1
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 207 (53.35%) Agile
2 111 (28.61%) Mentoring
3 95 (24.48%) Coaching
4 94 (24.23%) Scrum
4 94 (24.23%) Problem-Solving
5 86 (22.16%) Social Skills
6 85 (21.91%) Azure
7 80 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
8 78 (20.10%) DevOps
9 74 (19.07%) Microsoft
10 72 (18.56%) JavaScript
11 69 (17.78%) TypeScript
12 66 (17.01%) Finance
13 64 (16.49%) Test Automation
14 62 (15.98%) Jenkins
15 61 (15.72%) CI/CD
16 60 (15.46%) SQL
17 59 (15.21%) AWS
17 59 (15.21%) RESTful
18 57 (14.69%) Kanban
19 55 (14.18%) Docker
20 54 (13.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
21 52 (13.40%) Node.js
21 52 (13.40%) Java
22 46 (11.86%) Broadband
22 46 (11.86%) Games
23 45 (11.60%) Social Media
23 45 (11.60%) GraphQL
24 44 (11.34%) Full Stack Development
25 43 (11.08%) Analytical Skills

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 13 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.84%) SAS
3 9 (2.32%) Drupal
4 6 (1.55%) Apache
4 6 (1.55%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (1.55%) Luigi
5 5 (1.29%) Confluence
6 4 (1.03%) IIS
7 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) Mule
7 1 (0.26%) nginx
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (7.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.03%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 85 (21.91%) Azure
2 59 (15.21%) AWS
3 28 (7.22%) GCP
3 28 (7.22%) GitHub
4 27 (6.96%) Serverless
5 25 (6.44%) Microsoft 365
6 19 (4.90%) Firebase
7 18 (4.64%) GitHub Actions
8 17 (4.38%) SaaS
9 15 (3.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 14 (3.61%) Azure Functions
11 12 (3.09%) Azure Pipelines
12 10 (2.58%) Power Platform
13 7 (1.80%) PaaS
14 6 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (1.55%) Amazon ECS
14 6 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (1.55%) AWS CodeDeploy
14 6 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 46 (11.86%) Broadband
2 20 (5.15%) 5G
3 13 (3.35%) Firewall
4 10 (2.58%) SAN
5 9 (2.32%) DHCP
5 9 (2.32%) DNS
5 9 (2.32%) Wireless
6 6 (1.55%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (1.55%) SNMP
6 6 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.55%) VPN
7 5 (1.29%) LAN
7 5 (1.29%) WAN
8 4 (1.03%) DVB
8 4 (1.03%) HTTP
8 4 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.77%) Internet
10 2 (0.52%) IPsec
10 2 (0.52%) MQTT
10 2 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.15%) MySQL
2 18 (4.64%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.09%) Data Lake
3 12 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.32%) Power BI
5 8 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.80%) Tableau
7 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.29%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.03%) Metadata
9 4 (1.03%) Redis
10 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.52%) Big Data
11 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (15.98%) Jenkins
2 21 (5.41%) Bitbucket
2 21 (5.41%) CircleCI
3 19 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.09%) JIRA
5 10 (2.58%) Postman
6 9 (2.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (1.80%) Selenium
9 6 (1.55%) Spinnaker
9 6 (1.55%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.77%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.77%) Ranorex
10 3 (0.77%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.77%) Tricentis qTest
11 2 (0.52%) GoogleTest
11 2 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.52%) SoapUI
General
1 86 (22.16%) Social Skills
2 66 (17.01%) Finance
3 54 (13.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 46 (11.86%) Games
5 43 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (10.57%) Retail
7 22 (5.67%) Banking
8 21 (5.41%) Law
8 21 (5.41%) Public Sector
9 20 (5.15%) Legal
10 16 (4.12%) Influencing Skills
11 15 (3.87%) Organisational Skills
12 12 (3.09%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.80%) Retail Banking
14 6 (1.55%) Presentation Skills
15 5 (1.29%) Local Government
16 3 (0.77%) Automotive
16 3 (0.77%) Humanities
17 2 (0.52%) Aviation
17 2 (0.52%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 108 (27.84%) Developer
2 46 (11.86%) Analyst
3 35 (9.02%) Senior Developer
4 34 (8.76%) React Developer
5 29 (7.47%) Full Stack Developer
6 21 (5.41%) Scrum Master
7 17 (4.38%) Senior React Developer
8 16 (4.12%) PHP Developer
9 14 (3.61%) Senior DevOps
10 13 (3.35%) Consultant
10 13 (3.35%) Designer
10 13 (3.35%) Node.js Developer
10 13 (3.35%) Support Engineer
10 13 (3.35%) UX Designer
11 12 (3.09%) Project Manager
12 11 (2.84%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (2.84%) IT Manager
12 11 (2.84%) Service Analyst
12 11 (2.84%) UI Designer
12 11 (2.84%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (15.21%) RESTful
2 52 (13.40%) Node.js
3 45 (11.60%) GraphQL
4 38 (9.79%) React Native
5 34 (8.76%) React
6 31 (7.99%) HTML
7 28 (7.22%) CSS
8 25 (6.44%) .NET
9 17 (4.38%) REST
10 16 (4.12%) jQuery
10 16 (4.12%) Laravel
10 16 (4.12%) Symfony
11 15 (3.87%) CodeIgniter
12 9 (2.32%) Kafka
13 8 (2.06%) HTML5
13 8 (2.06%) JSON
14 6 (1.55%) Apache NiFi
14 6 (1.55%) RabbitMQ
15 5 (1.29%) .NET Core
15 5 (1.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.60%) Social Media
2 36 (9.28%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (8.76%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (6.44%) Mobile App
5 24 (6.19%) User Experience
6 17 (4.38%) Public Cloud
7 12 (3.09%) Video\Live Streaming
8 8 (2.06%) Video on Demand
9 6 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.55%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.55%) Legacy Applications
10 5 (1.29%) Legacy Systems
11 4 (1.03%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.03%) MPEG
11 4 (1.03%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (1.03%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.03%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.77%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.77%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.05%) Android
1 39 (10.05%) Apple iOS
2 36 (9.28%) Windows
3 23 (5.93%) Linux
4 9 (2.32%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.55%) AIX
6 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (1.29%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.26%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (53.35%) Agile
2 111 (28.61%) Mentoring
3 95 (24.48%) Coaching
4 94 (24.23%) Problem-Solving
4 94 (24.23%) Scrum
5 80 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
6 78 (20.10%) DevOps
7 64 (16.49%) Test Automation
8 61 (15.72%) CI/CD
9 57 (14.69%) Kanban
10 44 (11.34%) Full Stack Development
11 43 (11.08%) TDD
12 34 (8.76%) Pair Programming
13 32 (8.25%) Analytics
14 31 (7.99%) Time Management
15 30 (7.73%) SDLC
16 29 (7.47%) Project Delivery
17 28 (7.22%) ITIL
17 28 (7.22%) Software Engineering
18 26 (6.70%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 72 (18.56%) JavaScript
2 69 (17.78%) TypeScript
3 60 (15.46%) SQL
4 52 (13.40%) Java
5 38 (9.79%) Python
6 27 (6.96%) PHP
7 15 (3.87%) Apple Swift
7 15 (3.87%) Kotlin
8 14 (3.61%) T-SQL
9 13 (3.35%) C#
9 13 (3.35%) PowerShell
10 10 (2.58%) Bash
11 6 (1.55%) C
11 6 (1.55%) Go
12 4 (1.03%) Bicep
12 4 (1.03%) Scala
13 3 (0.77%) C++
13 3 (0.77%) Ruby
13 3 (0.77%) VBA
14 2 (0.52%) ES6
Qualifications
1 15 (3.87%) Degree
2 10 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (2.06%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.03%) DBS Check
4 4 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.77%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.77%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) CISA
6 2 (0.52%) CISM
6 2 (0.52%) CISMP
6 2 (0.52%) CISSP
6 2 (0.52%) HNC
6 2 (0.52%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.26%) MBA
7 1 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.93%) SLA
2 16 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.87%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.84%) ISO 9001
5 9 (2.32%) PMO
6 6 (1.55%) Data Quality
7 5 (1.29%) QA
8 4 (1.03%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (1.03%) Good Clinical Practice
9 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.52%) GDPR
10 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.26%) GRC
11 1 (0.26%) HL7
11 1 (0.26%) IFRS
11 1 (0.26%) IFRS 17
System Software
1 55 (14.18%) Docker
2 25 (6.44%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (1.29%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.03%) vSphere
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 40 (10.31%) Kubernetes
2 26 (6.70%) Terraform
3 11 (2.84%) Ansible
4 10 (2.58%) SCCM
5 9 (2.32%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (1.03%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 4 (1.03%) WSUS
7 3 (0.77%) Puppet
8 2 (0.52%) CloudForms
9 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.26%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (19.07%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.22%) Google
3 17 (4.38%) Oracle
4 13 (3.35%) VMware
5 9 (2.32%) SAP
6 8 (2.06%) Apple
6 8 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.29%) HP
8 4 (1.03%) Dell
8 4 (1.03%) Facebook
8 4 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.03%) SOTI
8 4 (1.03%) Veeam
8 4 (1.03%) YouTube
9 3 (0.77%) Adobe
9 3 (0.77%) OneLogin
10 2 (0.52%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.52%) Databricks
10 2 (0.52%) Ivanti
10 2 (0.52%) SnapLogic