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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 73 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 45 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.51% 2.24% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 2.86% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 30
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
1434 1223 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.84% 78.35% 71.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1055 1019
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,840 £27,500 £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 29 January 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 44 (40.74%) ITIL
2 41 (37.96%) Finance
3 31 (28.70%) SQL
4 24 (22.22%) Project Management
5 21 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (17.59%) Degree
7 18 (16.67%) Service Management
8 17 (15.74%) UNIX
9 16 (14.81%) Windows
10 15 (13.89%) Management Information System
11 14 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (12.04%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (11.11%) .NET
13 12 (11.11%) C#
13 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 12 (11.11%) Incident Management
14 11 (10.19%) QA
14 11 (10.19%) HTML
15 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (9.26%) Java
16 9 (8.33%) JavaScript
16 9 (8.33%) Netcool
16 9 (8.33%) Nagios
16 9 (8.33%) Banking
16 9 (8.33%) People Management
16 9 (8.33%) ITRS Geneos
16 9 (8.33%) HTML5
17 8 (7.41%) Mentoring
17 8 (7.41%) Coaching
17 8 (7.41%) Business Analysis

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (2.78%) nginx
2 2 (1.85%) IIS
2 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.85%) CMS
2 2 (1.85%) TPMS
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.63%) MS Office
3 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.70%) VPN
1 4 (3.70%) PABX
2 3 (2.78%) SAN
3 2 (1.85%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (1.85%) Symposium
4 1 (0.93%) MPLS
4 1 (0.93%) DSL
4 1 (0.93%) LAN
4 1 (0.93%) WAN
4 1 (0.93%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) SAP BW
1 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 4 (3.70%) KDB
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) UniData
4 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.93%) MS Access
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) CruiseControl
2 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (37.96%) Finance
2 9 (8.33%) Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.78%) Games
5 2 (1.85%) Legal
5 2 (1.85%) Front Office
5 2 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (16.67%) Analyst
2 13 (12.04%) Developer
3 12 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.19%) Applications Support
5 10 (9.26%) Project Manager
6 9 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Monitoring Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Data Centre Specialist
7 7 (6.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.48%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.56%) Support Specialist
9 5 (4.63%) Incident Manager
10 4 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Applications Support Specialist
10 4 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
10 4 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.11%) .NET
2 11 (10.19%) HTML
3 9 (8.33%) HTML5
4 4 (3.70%) JMS
4 4 (3.70%) Django
5 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.85%) CSS
5 2 (1.85%) DirectX
5 2 (1.85%) WPF
5 2 (1.85%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.85%) jQuery
6 1 (0.93%) LINQ
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.93%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.93%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.85%) PMI
3 2 (1.85%) Fixed Income
3 2 (1.85%) Equities
3 2 (1.85%) Derivative
4 1 (0.93%) Statistics
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) FMCG
4 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.74%) UNIX
2 16 (14.81%) Windows
3 6 (5.56%) Linux
4 4 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.78%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.74%) ITIL
2 24 (22.22%) Project Management
3 21 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.67%) Service Management
5 13 (12.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (8.33%) People Management
9 8 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.41%) Coaching
9 8 (7.41%) Business Analysis
10 7 (6.48%) Problem Management
10 7 (6.48%) Line Management
10 7 (6.48%) Performance Management
11 6 (5.56%) Scrum
11 6 (5.56%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.56%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.56%) Change Management
11 6 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (5.56%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.70%) SQL
2 12 (11.11%) C#
3 10 (9.26%) Java
4 9 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.70%) C
6 3 (2.78%) VBA
7 2 (1.85%) PHP
7 2 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) Ruby
8 1 (0.93%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) Degree
2 7 (6.48%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.85%) PMP
4 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.85%) ISEB
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ACCA
5 1 (0.93%) CIMA
5 1 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) QA
2 5 (4.63%) SLA
3 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.78%) COSO
3 3 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.78%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) Netcool
1 9 (8.33%) Nagios
1 9 (8.33%) ITRS Geneos
2 8 (7.41%) SCOM
3 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.63%) Cisco
3 4 (3.70%) Avaya
3 4 (3.70%) Sun
3 4 (3.70%) SAP
4 3 (2.78%) Mitel
4 3 (2.78%) Oracle
5 2 (1.85%) Nortel
6 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Birmingham
Metail
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £6k Car Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 27 days ago