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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 74 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 63 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.71% 1.79% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 2.20% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 22
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £42,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
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
1873 1727 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.63% 81.50% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1559 1016
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 42 (45.65%) ITIL
2 34 (36.96%) Finance
3 25 (27.17%) Incident Management
4 22 (23.91%) Project Management
5 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
7 13 (14.13%) Windows
7 13 (14.13%) SQL
8 12 (13.04%) Service Management
9 11 (11.96%) Degree
9 11 (11.96%) Management Information System
10 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
10 9 (9.78%) UNIX
11 8 (8.70%) CRM
11 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
11 8 (8.70%) Problem Management
11 8 (8.70%) DevOps
12 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
12 7 (7.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (7.61%) Process Management
12 7 (7.61%) Linux
13 6 (6.52%) Java
13 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
13 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
13 6 (6.52%) ISO 9001
13 6 (6.52%) Cisco
13 6 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 6 (6.52%) Legal
13 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (3.26%) nginx
3 2 (2.17%) CMS
3 2 (2.17%) FileNet
3 2 (2.17%) LiveCycle
3 2 (2.17%) Confluence
3 2 (2.17%) TPMS
4 1 (1.09%) SAS
4 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) SPSS
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) assyst
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.09%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.35%) VPN
1 4 (4.35%) PABX
2 3 (3.26%) SAN
3 2 (2.17%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (2.17%) Symposium
4 1 (1.09%) Network Security
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.09%) LAN
4 1 (1.09%) WAN
4 1 (1.09%) DNS
4 1 (1.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.26%) KDB
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) UniData
4 1 (1.09%) MS Access
4 1 (1.09%) MySQL
4 1 (1.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) CruiseControl
1 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Maven
2 2 (2.17%) Subversion
2 2 (2.17%) Hudson
2 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (36.96%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.52%) Legal
3 6 (6.52%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Games
4 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Billing
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Front Office
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (16.30%) Project Manager
2 14 (15.22%) Incident Manager
3 12 (13.04%) Technical Manager
3 12 (13.04%) Data Manager
4 11 (11.96%) Data Centre Manager
5 8 (8.70%) Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) Data Centre Specialist
6 7 (7.61%) Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Audit Manager
7 6 (6.52%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.52%) Service Manager
8 5 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Support Specialist
9 4 (4.35%) Programme Manager
9 4 (4.35%) PMO Manager
9 4 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) CRM Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Build Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) HTML
1 4 (4.35%) Django
2 3 (3.26%) JMS
2 3 (3.26%) .NET
3 2 (2.17%) CSS
3 2 (2.17%) SOAP
3 2 (2.17%) Web Services
3 2 (2.17%) XML
3 2 (2.17%) XSLT
3 2 (2.17%) J2EE
3 2 (2.17%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.17%) Spring
3 2 (2.17%) JSF
3 2 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.09%) jQuery
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.17%) Open Source
4 1 (1.09%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.09%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.09%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.09%) Derivative
4 1 (1.09%) CMDB
4 1 (1.09%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.09%) Clustering
4 1 (1.09%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.09%) Equities
4 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Windows
2 9 (9.78%) UNIX
3 7 (7.61%) Linux
4 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.09%) AIX
6 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.65%) ITIL
2 25 (27.17%) Incident Management
3 22 (23.91%) Project Management
4 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.04%) Service Management
6 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.70%) CRM
7 8 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 8 (8.70%) DevOps
8 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.61%) Process Management
9 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.52%) Scrum
9 6 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (6.52%) Coaching
9 6 (6.52%) Line Management
10 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.43%) Migration
10 5 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) Java
3 5 (5.43%) PHP
4 4 (4.35%) Perl
5 3 (3.26%) Python
6 2 (2.17%) C#
6 2 (2.17%) Ruby
6 2 (2.17%) Clojure
6 2 (2.17%) Scala
6 2 (2.17%) Groovy
7 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.09%) C++
7 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.09%) ABAP
7 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.09%) CIMA
6 1 (1.09%) CISA
6 1 (1.09%) CISM
6 1 (1.09%) ACCA
6 1 (1.09%) ISEB
6 1 (1.09%) CISSP
6 1 (1.09%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.52%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (6.52%) QA
2 6 (6.52%) COSO
3 5 (5.43%) SLA
4 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.09%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) ITRS Geneos
1 3 (3.26%) Netcool
1 3 (3.26%) Nagios
2 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Cisco
3 4 (4.35%) Avaya
4 3 (3.26%) Mitel
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle
5 2 (2.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.17%) Adobe
5 2 (2.17%) IBM
5 2 (2.17%) Nortel
5 2 (2.17%) Twitter
6 1 (1.09%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.09%) VMware
6 1 (1.09%) Saba
6 1 (1.09%) Siebel
6 1 (1.09%) Juniper
6 1 (1.09%) Genesys
6 1 (1.09%) Sun
6 1 (1.09%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £56000 - £56500 per annum + car, benefits, 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago