The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 85 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 36 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.99% 2.00% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.51% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 25
Average salary £40,000 £63,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.25% +59.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £42,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.42%
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1503 1435 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.90% 79.68% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1254 1097
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement.

1 30 (37.04%) ITIL
2 22 (27.16%) SQL
3 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.52%) Project Management
5 14 (17.28%) .NET
6 13 (16.05%) C#
6 13 (16.05%) Finance
6 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (14.81%) HTML
7 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
8 11 (13.58%) HTML5
9 10 (12.35%) Degree
9 10 (12.35%) Service Management
9 10 (12.35%) Service Delivery
9 10 (12.35%) Java
10 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
10 9 (11.11%) Change Management
11 8 (9.88%) Logistics
11 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
11 8 (9.88%) People Management
11 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
12 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (8.64%) Project Planning
12 7 (8.64%) SCOM
13 6 (7.41%) QA
13 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
14 5 (6.17%) Scrum
14 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (6.17%) Information Security
14 5 (6.17%) Mentoring

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.23%) SAS
2 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Office
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) LAN
1 2 (2.47%) WAN
1 2 (2.47%) MPLS
2 1 (1.23%) DSL
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.47%) Big Data
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Automotive
3 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Electronics
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Military
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (16.05%) Developer
2 11 (13.58%) .NET Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 9 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 9 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Incident Manager
6 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Monitoring Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Major Incident Manager
8 4 (4.94%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.70%) Resource Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Business Design Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) .NET
2 12 (14.81%) HTML
3 11 (13.58%) HTML5
4 2 (2.47%) WPF
4 2 (2.47%) DirectX
4 2 (2.47%) Cascalog
5 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.23%) CSS
5 1 (1.23%) jQuery
5 1 (1.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) PMI
4 3 (3.70%) Statistics
5 2 (2.47%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.23%) FMCG
6 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.23%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) UNIX
3 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) ITIL
2 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.52%) Project Management
4 10 (12.35%) Service Management
4 10 (12.35%) Service Delivery
5 9 (11.11%) Change Management
5 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.88%) Logistics
6 8 (9.88%) Business Analysis
6 8 (9.88%) People Management
7 7 (8.64%) Project Planning
7 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.17%) Scrum
8 5 (6.17%) Information Security
8 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.17%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.17%) Data Architecture
8 5 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.16%) SQL
2 13 (16.05%) C#
3 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.35%) Java
5 3 (3.70%) C
5 3 (3.70%) VBA
6 2 (2.47%) VB6
6 2 (2.47%) Clojure
6 2 (2.47%) C++
6 2 (2.47%) VB
6 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) PMP
2 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.47%) CISM
3 2 (2.47%) CISSP
3 2 (2.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.23%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.23%) MCSA
4 1 (1.23%) ISEB
4 1 (1.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) SCOM
2 3 (3.70%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (3.70%) Netcool
2 3 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (1.23%) Nessus
3 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.23%) Citrix
3 1 (1.23%) Avaya
3 1 (1.23%) VMware
3 1 (1.23%) Qualys
3 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
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SCC
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car / Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago