Period
to 29 November 2021

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 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 75 43
Rank change year-on-year +32 -32 +45
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 328 101 380
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.79% 3.19% 5.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.09% 3.42% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 235 75 301
10th Percentile £31,875 £37,500 £30,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 6,447 2,949 6,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 94.10% 93.18% 92.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4,831 2,558 5,015
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,188 £56,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 29 November 2021.

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 29 November 2021. 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 +21 221 £52,500 +5.00% 44
North Yorkshire +32 58 £60,000 +20.00% 9
South Yorkshire -23 36 £48,750 -12.95% 6
East Yorkshire 0 11 £43,500 -8.42% 3
Humberside - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 29 November 2021, 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.

1 201 (61.28%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (32.93%) Microsoft
3 95 (28.96%) DevOps
4 84 (25.61%) Social Skills
5 74 (22.56%) Finance
6 70 (21.34%) Scrum
7 65 (19.82%) Azure
8 64 (19.51%) SQL
9 62 (18.90%) Java
10 53 (16.16%) Project Management
10 53 (16.16%) Software Engineering
11 50 (15.24%) SDLC
12 46 (14.02%) Project Delivery
13 44 (13.41%) Degree
14 43 (13.11%) Coaching
15 42 (12.80%) MySQL
16 40 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
17 39 (11.89%) Python
17 39 (11.89%) AWS
18 38 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
18 38 (11.59%) ITIL
18 38 (11.59%) .NET
19 37 (11.28%) Cybersecurity
20 35 (10.67%) Test Automation
20 35 (10.67%) C#
20 35 (10.67%) TDD
20 35 (10.67%) Kubernetes
20 35 (10.67%) Serverless
21 33 (10.06%) Risk Management
22 32 (9.76%) Mentoring

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 20 (6.10%) Confluence
2 14 (4.27%) Apache
3 10 (3.05%) CMS
4 9 (2.74%) IIS
4 9 (2.74%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.52%) SAS
5 5 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.22%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (1.22%) JBoss
6 4 (1.22%) Luigi
7 2 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.61%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.30%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.30%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 65 (19.82%) Azure
2 39 (11.89%) AWS
3 35 (10.67%) Serverless
4 21 (6.40%) PaaS
5 20 (6.10%) Amazon Kinesis
5 20 (6.10%) AWS Lambda
6 18 (5.49%) Power Platform
7 17 (5.18%) SaaS
8 15 (4.57%) Microsoft 365
9 12 (3.66%) Azure Stack
10 8 (2.44%) GCP
11 5 (1.52%) IaaS
12 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.61%) GitHub
15 1 (0.30%) Amazon EKS
15 1 (0.30%) Force.com
15 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.30%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.88%) VPN
2 15 (4.57%) Firewall
3 14 (4.27%) DNS
4 12 (3.66%) Broadband
5 10 (3.05%) DHCP
5 10 (3.05%) SAN
6 9 (2.74%) 5G
6 9 (2.74%) VLAN
7 7 (2.13%) HTTP
8 6 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (1.83%) Wireless
9 5 (1.52%) iSCSI
9 5 (1.52%) LAN
9 5 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (1.52%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.52%) WAN
10 4 (1.22%) ISDN
10 4 (1.22%) MPLS
10 4 (1.22%) NGN
10 4 (1.22%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.80%) MySQL
2 30 (9.15%) SQL Server
3 21 (6.40%) Big Data
4 20 (6.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 19 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (5.18%) Power BI
7 10 (3.05%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.05%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.74%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.52%) Tableau
10 4 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 4 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (1.22%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.22%) Redis
11 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (8.23%) Bitbucket
1 27 (8.23%) JIRA
2 20 (6.10%) Jenkins
3 17 (5.18%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (1.52%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.52%) Xcode
6 4 (1.22%) CocoaPods
6 4 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.22%) Spinnaker
6 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.91%) Postman
7 3 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio Code
9 1 (0.30%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.30%) GitLab
9 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 84 (25.61%) Social Skills
2 74 (22.56%) Finance
3 28 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (6.71%) Billing
5 19 (5.79%) Games
6 14 (4.27%) Manufacturing
7 11 (3.35%) Legal
8 10 (3.05%) Retail
9 8 (2.44%) Influencing Skills
10 7 (2.13%) Banking
11 5 (1.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 5 (1.52%) Presentation Skills
12 4 (1.22%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.22%) Public Sector
12 4 (1.22%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.91%) Law
14 2 (0.61%) Documentation Skills
15 1 (0.30%) Automotive
15 1 (0.30%) Social Housing
15 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (17.07%) Developer
2 30 (9.15%) Architect
3 29 (8.84%) Project Manager
4 27 (8.23%) Analyst
5 25 (7.62%) Senior Developer
6 21 (6.40%) Cloud Developer
7 20 (6.10%) AWS Developer
7 20 (6.10%) Scrum Master
8 18 (5.49%) Delivery Manager
9 16 (4.88%) Data Engineer
9 16 (4.88%) IT Manager
9 16 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
10 12 (3.66%) Applications Architect
10 12 (3.66%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (3.05%) .NET Developer
11 10 (3.05%) Data Manager
11 10 (3.05%) Engineering Specialist
12 9 (2.74%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (11.59%) .NET
2 27 (8.23%) Node.js
3 22 (6.71%) REST
4 19 (5.79%) HTML
5 16 (4.88%) JSON
5 16 (4.88%) React
6 14 (4.27%) AngularJS
7 13 (3.96%) CSS
7 13 (3.96%) Web Services
8 12 (3.66%) Spring Boot
9 11 (3.35%) Spring
10 10 (3.05%) LAMP
11 7 (2.13%) BAPI
11 7 (2.13%) GraphQL
12 6 (1.83%) Symfony
13 5 (1.52%) RESTful
13 5 (1.52%) XML
14 4 (1.22%) ASP.NET
14 4 (1.22%) jQuery
14 4 (1.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.88%) PMI
2 14 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.66%) Social Media
4 8 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.13%) Blog
5 7 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.83%) Driving Licence
6 6 (1.83%) Freedom of Information
6 6 (1.83%) Life Science
6 6 (1.83%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.52%) CMDB
7 5 (1.52%) Replication
8 4 (1.22%) Fibre Optics
8 4 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.61%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (0.61%) NHS
9 2 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.62%) Windows
2 23 (7.01%) Linux
3 14 (4.27%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.35%) Android
4 11 (3.35%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.05%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (1.83%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (61.28%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (28.96%) DevOps
3 70 (21.34%) Scrum
4 53 (16.16%) Project Management
4 53 (16.16%) Software Engineering
5 50 (15.24%) SDLC
6 46 (14.02%) Project Delivery
7 43 (13.11%) Coaching
8 40 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
9 38 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (11.59%) ITIL
10 37 (11.28%) Cybersecurity
11 35 (10.67%) TDD
11 35 (10.67%) Test Automation
12 33 (10.06%) Risk Management
13 32 (9.76%) Mentoring
14 31 (9.45%) OOP
15 28 (8.54%) Computer Science
15 28 (8.54%) CRM
16 27 (8.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (19.51%) SQL
2 62 (18.90%) Java
3 39 (11.89%) Python
4 35 (10.67%) C#
5 24 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 22 (6.71%) PHP
7 11 (3.35%) PL/SQL
7 11 (3.35%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.35%) Ruby
8 9 (2.74%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.13%) VB
10 7 (2.13%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.83%) Go
11 6 (1.83%) Groovy
11 6 (1.83%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.83%) VBA
12 5 (1.52%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.22%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (13.41%) Degree
2 31 (9.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (4.88%) PMI Certification
4 9 (2.74%) CCNA
4 9 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.52%) CCNP
6 4 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (1.22%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (0.61%) APMP
8 1 (0.30%) APMG
8 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.30%) LPIC
8 1 (0.30%) MCP
8 1 (0.30%) MCSE
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.45%) PMO
2 16 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (4.57%) PCI DSS
4 13 (3.96%) QA
5 12 (3.66%) SLA
6 6 (1.83%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.83%) IEC 62304
6 6 (1.83%) ISO 13485
6 6 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (1.83%) NIST 800
7 5 (1.52%) GDPR
8 4 (1.22%) COBIT
9 3 (0.91%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.61%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.61%) GRC
10 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.61%) NIST
10 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 21 (6.40%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.27%) Hyper-V
3 13 (3.96%) Docker
4 5 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.52%) vSphere
5 4 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (1.22%) XenApp
6 2 (0.61%) Firmware
6 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (10.67%) Kubernetes
2 26 (7.93%) Terraform
3 5 (1.52%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 5 (1.52%) Puppet
3 5 (1.52%) SCCM
3 5 (1.52%) WSUS
4 4 (1.22%) Nessus
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.61%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.30%) Ansible
7 1 (0.30%) Rancher
Vendors
1 108 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.62%) Oracle
3 22 (6.71%) SAP
4 16 (4.88%) BT
4 16 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (4.57%) Atlassian
6 14 (4.27%) Adobe
6 14 (4.27%) Apple
7 11 (3.35%) Cisco
8 10 (3.05%) Dell
8 10 (3.05%) Veeam
9 8 (2.44%) Citrix
10 5 (1.52%) Google
10 5 (1.52%) HP
10 5 (1.52%) SonicWALL
10 5 (1.52%) SOTI
10 5 (1.52%) VMware
11 4 (1.22%) Alteryx
11 4 (1.22%) Ivanti
11 4 (1.22%) Minitab