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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 81 73 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 41 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.30% 1.87% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.41% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 24
Average salary £41,250 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £42,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
1429 1163 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.24% 77.84% 73.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 988 1021
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,543 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 4 March 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 35 (39.77%) ITIL
2 33 (37.50%) SQL
3 24 (27.27%) Finance
4 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (19.32%) Degree
6 15 (17.05%) .NET
7 14 (15.91%) C#
7 14 (15.91%) UNIX
7 14 (15.91%) Service Management
8 13 (14.77%) HTML
8 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
8 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (13.64%) Project Management
10 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 11 (12.50%) Windows
10 11 (12.50%) HTML5
11 10 (11.36%) Java
11 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
12 9 (10.23%) People Management
13 8 (9.09%) SCOM
13 8 (9.09%) Business Analysis
14 7 (7.95%) Scrum
14 7 (7.95%) Netcool
14 7 (7.95%) Nagios
14 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
14 7 (7.95%) QA
14 7 (7.95%) ITRS Geneos
15 6 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
15 6 (6.82%) Performance Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (2.27%) nginx
1 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) IIS
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.14%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.41%) SAN
3 2 (2.27%) WAN
3 2 (2.27%) LAN
3 2 (2.27%) MPLS
4 1 (1.14%) Extranet
4 1 (1.14%) DSL
4 1 (1.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) SAP BW
1 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.27%) KDB
2 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.27%) Big Data
2 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.14%) MS Access
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Automotive
4 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.14%) Front Office
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Electronics
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (17.05%) Analyst
2 14 (15.91%) Developer
3 11 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.23%) C# Developer
4 9 (10.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.95%) Incident Manager
6 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Monitoring Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Support Specialist
7 6 (6.82%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Applications Support Specialist
9 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
10 3 (3.41%) Service Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.05%) .NET
2 13 (14.77%) HTML
3 11 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (2.27%) WPF
4 2 (2.27%) Django
4 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.27%) jQuery
4 2 (2.27%) Cascalog
4 2 (2.27%) JMS
4 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.27%) CSS
4 2 (2.27%) DirectX
5 1 (1.14%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.14%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (1.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.14%) CSS3
5 1 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.41%) Statistics
4 2 (2.27%) PMI
5 1 (1.14%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.14%) Equities
5 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.14%) FMCG
5 1 (1.14%) Derivative
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.91%) UNIX
2 11 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.41%) Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) ITIL
2 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.91%) Service Management
4 12 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (13.64%) Project Management
5 9 (10.23%) People Management
6 8 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 7 (7.95%) Scrum
8 6 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.82%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.82%) Data Architecture
8 6 (6.82%) Logistics
8 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.68%) Change Management
9 5 (5.68%) Information Management
9 5 (5.68%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.68%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.68%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.50%) SQL
2 14 (15.91%) C#
3 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.36%) Java
5 4 (4.55%) C
6 3 (3.41%) VBA
7 2 (2.27%) Clojure
7 2 (2.27%) VB
7 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.27%) C++
7 2 (2.27%) VB6
8 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) VCP4
4 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.27%) PMP
4 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.14%) MCSA
5 1 (1.14%) ISEB
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) SCOM
2 7 (7.95%) Netcool
2 7 (7.95%) Nagios
2 7 (7.95%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) Sun
2 4 (4.55%) SAP
3 3 (3.41%) Mitel
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.14%) Avaya
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco
5 1 (1.14%) Citrix
5 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car / Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum £32-£35k per annum depending on expe
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Holidays / Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 23 days ago