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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 79 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 48 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.25% 1.97% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.48% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 17
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +73.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £40,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
1652 1694 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.45% 79.49% 70.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1508 1012
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 32 (37.65%) ITIL
2 27 (31.76%) Finance
3 22 (25.88%) Project Management
4 19 (22.35%) Incident Management
5 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
6 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.76%) Service Management
7 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
8 8 (9.41%) CRM
8 8 (9.41%) SQL
9 7 (8.24%) Windows
9 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
9 7 (8.24%) Process Management
9 7 (8.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (8.24%) Degree
9 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
10 6 (7.06%) COSO
10 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
10 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
10 6 (7.06%) DevOps
10 6 (7.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (7.06%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (7.06%) Legal
10 6 (7.06%) Java
10 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
10 6 (7.06%) ISO 9001
10 6 (7.06%) SLA
10 6 (7.06%) Cisco
11 5 (5.88%) .NET

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) Confluence
2 2 (2.35%) LiveCycle
2 2 (2.35%) CMS
2 2 (2.35%) FileNet
3 1 (1.18%) SAS
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) nginx
3 1 (1.18%) TPMS
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) SPSS
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.35%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.18%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.18%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.18%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) PABX
1 4 (4.71%) VPN
2 2 (2.35%) Nortel Meridian
2 2 (2.35%) Symposium
3 1 (1.18%) LAN
3 1 (1.18%) WAN
3 1 (1.18%) DNS
3 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.18%) LDAP
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.18%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.18%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) DB2
4 1 (1.18%) MS Access
4 1 (1.18%) UniData
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) KDB
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.71%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.35%) JIRA
3 2 (2.35%) Subversion
3 2 (2.35%) Maven
3 2 (2.35%) Hudson
3 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (31.76%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.06%) Legal
4 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.53%) Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Billing
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 13 (15.29%) Incident Manager
3 12 (14.12%) Technical Manager
3 12 (14.12%) Data Manager
4 11 (12.94%) Data Centre Manager
5 9 (10.59%) Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Audit Manager
7 6 (7.06%) Service Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Data Centre Specialist
9 4 (4.71%) PMO Manager
9 4 (4.71%) NOC Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) CRM Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.53%) IT Manager
10 3 (3.53%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.53%) Services Delivery Manager
10 3 (3.53%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) .NET
2 4 (4.71%) HTML
3 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.35%) Django
4 2 (2.35%) Spring
4 2 (2.35%) JSF
4 2 (2.35%) HTML5
4 2 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.35%) CSS
4 2 (2.35%) SOAP
4 2 (2.35%) Web Services
4 2 (2.35%) XML
4 2 (2.35%) XSLT
4 2 (2.35%) J2EE
5 1 (1.18%) JMS
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.35%) Open Source
3 1 (1.18%) PMI
3 1 (1.18%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.18%) Clustering
3 1 (1.18%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.18%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.18%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.18%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.24%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) UNIX
4 1 (1.18%) AIX
4 1 (1.18%) Solaris
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) ITIL
2 22 (25.88%) Project Management
3 19 (22.35%) Incident Management
4 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.76%) Service Management
5 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.41%) CRM
7 7 (8.24%) Process Management
8 6 (7.06%) DevOps
8 6 (7.06%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (5.88%) Migration
9 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.88%) Scrum
9 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.71%) ITIL V2
10 4 (4.71%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (4.71%) Data Migration
10 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.71%) MVC
10 4 (4.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.41%) SQL
2 6 (7.06%) Java
3 5 (5.88%) PHP
4 4 (4.71%) C#
4 4 (4.71%) Perl
5 3 (3.53%) Python
6 2 (2.35%) Ruby
6 2 (2.35%) Clojure
6 2 (2.35%) Scala
6 2 (2.35%) Groovy
7 1 (1.18%) ABAP
7 1 (1.18%) VBA
7 1 (1.18%) C++
7 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
1 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.18%) ISEB
5 1 (1.18%) CISSP
5 1 (1.18%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.18%) ACCA
5 1 (1.18%) CIMA
5 1 (1.18%) CISA
5 1 (1.18%) CISM
5 1 (1.18%) APMP
5 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.06%) COSO
2 6 (7.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (7.06%) ISO 9001
2 6 (7.06%) SLA
3 4 (4.71%) QA
4 1 (1.18%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Netcool
1 1 (1.18%) Nagios
1 1 (1.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Cisco
3 4 (4.71%) Avaya
4 3 (3.53%) SAP
5 2 (2.35%) Twitter
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.35%) Nortel
5 2 (2.35%) IBM
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
6 1 (1.18%) EMC
6 1 (1.18%) Juniper
6 1 (1.18%) Genesys
6 1 (1.18%) Siebel
6 1 (1.18%) Saba
6 1 (1.18%) VMware
6 1 (1.18%) Fortinet
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Randstad Sourceright
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allow + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £69000 per annum + Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £69000 per annum + Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 22 days ago