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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 32 64 86
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 126 63 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.60% 3.46% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 4.06% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 37
Median salary £46,700 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,412 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,350 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
1706 1552 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.32% 85.13% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1320 1359
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 180 (47.75%) Data Centre
2 162 (42.97%) Service Delivery
3 146 (38.73%) ITIL
4 132 (35.01%) Finance
5 125 (33.16%) MS Excel
6 113 (29.97%) PRINCE2
7 112 (29.71%) Retail
8 108 (28.65%) Line Management
9 93 (24.67%) Service Management
10 88 (23.34%) TOGAF
10 88 (23.34%) CMDB
11 87 (23.08%) Degree
12 86 (22.81%) Microsoft
13 82 (21.75%) Publishing
13 82 (21.75%) ITIL V3
14 80 (21.22%) Presales
15 75 (19.89%) Software Engineering
16 73 (19.36%) Computer Science
17 72 (19.10%) Citrix
18 70 (18.57%) Project Management
18 70 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
19 69 (18.30%) Change Management
20 66 (17.51%) VMware
20 66 (17.51%) VMware Infrastructure
21 64 (16.98%) CRM
22 61 (16.18%) ERP
22 61 (16.18%) Cisco
22 61 (16.18%) CheckPoint
22 61 (16.18%) IT Governance
23 60 (15.92%) HP

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 23 (6.10%) IIS
2 5 (1.33%) JBoss
3 1 (0.27%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 125 (33.16%) MS Excel
2 47 (12.47%) MS Office
3 38 (10.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) EViews
4 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (12.47%) Sentinel
2 29 (7.69%) assyst
3 23 (6.10%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.59%) SAP CO
4 6 (1.59%) SAP FI
4 6 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.33%) SAP HCM
6 4 (1.06%) SAP PM
6 4 (1.06%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.53%) SAP QM
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.27%) SAP LE
8 1 (0.27%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 59 (15.65%) SaaS
2 46 (12.20%) PaaS
3 44 (11.67%) IaaS
3 44 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (11.41%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (3.71%) Office 365
6 6 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 54 (14.32%) Firewall
2 32 (8.49%) WAN
3 24 (6.37%) SSL
4 23 (6.10%) DNS
5 21 (5.57%) LAN
6 19 (5.04%) OSPF
7 5 (1.33%) LDAP
8 4 (1.06%) Internet
9 2 (0.53%) DSL
9 2 (0.53%) MPLS
9 2 (0.53%) VPLS
10 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.27%) HTTP
10 1 (0.27%) IPsec
10 1 (0.27%) Network Security
10 1 (0.27%) S/MIME
10 1 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.34%) MySQL
2 32 (8.49%) SQL Server
3 30 (7.96%) DB2
4 2 (0.53%) MS Access
4 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.27%) OLAP
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (3.98%) Cucumber
2 6 (1.59%) LSMW
2 6 (1.59%) Selenium
3 5 (1.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.06%) CruiseControl
4 4 (1.06%) NUnit
4 4 (1.06%) Subversion
5 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.53%) JIRA
6 2 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 132 (35.01%) Finance
2 112 (29.71%) Retail
3 82 (21.75%) Publishing
4 51 (13.53%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.39%) Legal
6 8 (2.12%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.59%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.59%) Automotive
8 5 (1.33%) General Ledger
8 5 (1.33%) Marketing
9 4 (1.06%) Billing
9 4 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.53%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (20.69%) Architect
2 68 (18.04%) Solutions Architect
3 53 (14.06%) Technical Specialist
4 34 (9.02%) Developer
5 28 (7.43%) Consultant
6 23 (6.10%) Service Manager
7 19 (5.04%) Citrix Specialist
7 19 (5.04%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 19 (5.04%) Data Centre Specialist
7 19 (5.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 18 (4.77%) Analyst
8 18 (4.77%) Project Manager
8 18 (4.77%) SAP Consultant
9 17 (4.51%) Security Officer
10 16 (4.24%) Data Centre Engineer
10 16 (4.24%) Monitoring Engineer
11 15 (3.98%) Information Manager
11 15 (3.98%) Information Security Officer
11 15 (3.98%) Network Engineer
11 15 (3.98%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.77%) Web Services
2 16 (4.24%) AngularJS
2 16 (4.24%) REST
3 14 (3.71%) SOAP
4 13 (3.45%) HTML
4 13 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 13 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (2.92%) XML
6 10 (2.65%) .NET
7 9 (2.39%) CSS
8 8 (2.12%) EDI
9 7 (1.86%) Spring
10 5 (1.33%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.06%) jQuery
11 4 (1.06%) RichFaces
12 3 (0.80%) Spring MVC
13 2 (0.53%) Java EE
13 2 (0.53%) JRuby
13 2 (0.53%) Node.js
13 2 (0.53%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 180 (47.75%) Data Centre
2 88 (23.34%) CMDB
3 73 (19.36%) Computer Science
4 70 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (11.67%) NHS
6 43 (11.41%) Management Information System
7 17 (4.51%) Cryptography
8 14 (3.71%) Data Protection Act
9 13 (3.45%) CESG
9 13 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
9 13 (3.45%) Public Cloud
9 13 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (2.12%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.59%) PMI
12 5 (1.33%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.80%) Social Media
14 2 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.53%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.34%) Linux
2 22 (5.84%) Windows
3 16 (4.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (42.97%) Service Delivery
2 146 (38.73%) ITIL
3 113 (29.97%) PRINCE2
4 108 (28.65%) Line Management
5 93 (24.67%) Service Management
6 88 (23.34%) TOGAF
7 82 (21.75%) ITIL V3
8 80 (21.22%) Presales
9 75 (19.89%) Software Engineering
10 70 (18.57%) Project Management
11 69 (18.30%) Change Management
12 64 (16.98%) CRM
13 61 (16.18%) ERP
13 61 (16.18%) IT Governance
14 55 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
15 54 (14.32%) Requirements Analysis
16 47 (12.47%) Capacity Planning
17 43 (11.41%) Technical Architecture
17 43 (11.41%) Zachman Framework
18 42 (11.14%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 60 (15.92%) SQL
2 23 (6.10%) Java
3 16 (4.24%) JavaScript
4 15 (3.98%) Ruby
5 10 (2.65%) C#
6 6 (1.59%) ABAP
7 3 (0.80%) C
8 2 (0.53%) C++
8 2 (0.53%) Groovy
8 2 (0.53%) Perl
8 2 (0.53%) Python
8 2 (0.53%) R
8 2 (0.53%) Scala
8 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 87 (23.08%) Degree
2 58 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 53 (14.06%) Security Cleared
4 47 (12.47%) PMI Certification
5 45 (11.94%) ISEB
6 44 (11.67%) ITIL Certification
7 41 (10.88%) PMP
8 33 (8.75%) CISSP
9 31 (8.22%) CISM
10 28 (7.43%) SC Cleared
11 23 (6.10%) BPSS Clearance
11 23 (6.10%) LPIC
12 18 (4.77%) CISA
13 14 (3.71%) CEH
13 14 (3.71%) CISMP
13 14 (3.71%) CRISC
14 11 (2.92%) CCNA
14 11 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
15 1 (0.27%) APMP
15 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (8.22%) PCI DSS
3 26 (6.90%) QA
4 23 (6.10%) Disclosure Scotland
5 14 (3.71%) GPG13
5 14 (3.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 14 (3.71%) RMADS
6 7 (1.86%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.06%) SDET
7 4 (1.06%) SLA
8 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.27%) ISO27002
System Software
1 66 (17.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (11.41%) Virtual Machines
3 24 (6.37%) Active Directory
4 23 (6.10%) Firmware
5 1 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 43 (11.41%) SCVMM
2 39 (10.34%) SCCM
2 39 (10.34%) SCOM
3 23 (6.10%) Backup Exec
3 23 (6.10%) NetBackup
4 16 (4.24%) Tivoli
5 13 (3.45%) SCOrch
5 13 (3.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 86 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 72 (19.10%) Citrix
3 66 (17.51%) VMware
4 61 (16.18%) CheckPoint
4 61 (16.18%) Cisco
5 60 (15.92%) HP
6 53 (14.06%) IBM
7 41 (10.88%) Juniper
8 40 (10.61%) Oracle
9 30 (7.96%) BMC
9 30 (7.96%) EMC
9 30 (7.96%) Fortinet
9 30 (7.96%) NetApp
10 24 (6.37%) SAP
10 24 (6.37%) ServiceNow
11 23 (6.10%) Red Hat
12 11 (2.92%) Brocade
12 11 (2.92%) F5
13 10 (2.65%) Computacenter
14 9 (2.39%) MuleSoft
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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