The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 96 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 31 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 1.66% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.13% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 18
Average salary £48,750 £62,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +76.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,713 £39,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1519 1595 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.33% 77.84% 71.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1404 1050
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (34.38%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) Finance
3 14 (21.88%) Project Management
3 14 (21.88%) Incident Management
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.38%) Service Management
6 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 6 (9.38%) CRM
6 6 (9.38%) SQL
6 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
7 5 (7.81%) Change Management
7 5 (7.81%) Quality Management
7 5 (7.81%) Marketing
7 5 (7.81%) Degree
8 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (6.25%) Process Management
8 4 (6.25%) Legal
8 4 (6.25%) Migration
8 4 (6.25%) Scrum
8 4 (6.25%) MVC
8 4 (6.25%) .NET
8 4 (6.25%) C#
8 4 (6.25%) Java
8 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.25%) ERP
9 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
9 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.13%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) LiveCycle
2 2 (3.13%) FileNet
3 1 (1.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.13%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.56%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.56%) assyst
3 1 (1.56%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) LAN
1 1 (1.56%) WAN
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.56%) DNS
1 1 (1.56%) LDAP
1 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.56%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.56%) MS Access
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) DB2
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.13%) Hudson
2 2 (3.13%) Maven
2 2 (3.13%) JIRA
2 2 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Legal
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Incident Manager
1 12 (18.75%) Project Manager
1 12 (18.75%) Technical Manager
2 11 (17.19%) Data Manager
3 10 (15.63%) Data Centre Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Service Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Vendor Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Audit Manager
8 3 (4.69%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.69%) CRM Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.69%) HTML
3 2 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (3.13%) HTML5
3 2 (3.13%) Spring
3 2 (3.13%) JSF
3 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.13%) J2EE
3 2 (3.13%) SOAP
3 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 2 (3.13%) XML
3 2 (3.13%) XSLT
4 1 (1.56%) CSS
4 1 (1.56%) jQuery
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) Open Source
3 1 (1.56%) PMI
3 1 (1.56%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) CMDB
3 1 (1.56%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) AIX
2 1 (1.56%) Solaris
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) ITIL
2 14 (21.88%) Project Management
2 14 (21.88%) Incident Management
3 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) Service Management
4 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
4 6 (9.38%) CRM
5 5 (7.81%) Change Management
5 5 (7.81%) Quality Management
6 4 (6.25%) Process Management
6 4 (6.25%) Migration
6 4 (6.25%) Scrum
6 4 (6.25%) MVC
6 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.25%) ERP
7 3 (4.69%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) C#
2 4 (6.25%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) Perl
3 3 (4.69%) PHP
4 2 (3.13%) Clojure
4 2 (3.13%) Scala
4 2 (3.13%) Groovy
4 2 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) ABAP
5 1 (1.56%) VBA
5 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) C++
5 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) APMP
4 1 (1.56%) CISSP
4 1 (1.56%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CISA
4 1 (1.56%) CISM
4 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.69%) COSO
3 2 (3.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.56%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.56%) QA
4 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) SAP
3 2 (3.13%) Twitter
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco
3 2 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) EMC
4 1 (1.56%) Siebel
4 1 (1.56%) Juniper
4 1 (1.56%) Genesys
4 1 (1.56%) Saba
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
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