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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 41 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 124 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.19% 2.51% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 2.94% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 33
Median salary £57,500 £43,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £30,750 £42,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,750 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
2065 1532 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.37% 85.59% 84.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1232 1385
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 82 (36.28%) ITIL
2 81 (35.84%) Data Centre
3 73 (32.30%) Finance
4 67 (29.65%) Change Management
5 65 (28.76%) Service Delivery
6 52 (23.01%) Degree
7 51 (22.57%) Microsoft
8 49 (21.68%) Retail
9 46 (20.35%) Line Management
10 41 (18.14%) Publishing
11 40 (17.70%) PRINCE2
12 38 (16.81%) Project Management
12 38 (16.81%) Computer Science
13 37 (16.37%) Service Management
14 35 (15.49%) TOGAF
15 34 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (14.60%) SQL
17 32 (14.16%) MS Excel
18 31 (13.72%) ISEB
18 31 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
18 31 (13.72%) Software Engineering
19 30 (13.27%) CMDB
20 29 (12.83%) Presales
20 29 (12.83%) SQL Server
21 28 (12.39%) Technical Architecture
22 26 (11.50%) Requirements Analysis
22 26 (11.50%) Capacity Planning
22 26 (11.50%) Linux
23 25 (11.06%) Windows
23 25 (11.06%) Oracle

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 9 (3.98%) Apache
1 9 (3.98%) Node.js
2 3 (1.33%) IIS
3 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.44%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) FileNet
4 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (14.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (5.75%) assyst
2 9 (3.98%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (3.10%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (1.33%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.33%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.33%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.88%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.88%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.85%) IaaS
1 20 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (7.52%) PaaS
4 15 (6.64%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.21%) Office 365
5 5 (2.21%) SaaS
6 3 (1.33%) Google Apps
6 3 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.87%) Firewall
2 9 (3.98%) SAN
3 8 (3.54%) SSL
4 7 (3.10%) VPN
4 7 (3.10%) WAN
5 5 (2.21%) IPsec
5 5 (2.21%) LAN
5 5 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.77%) VLAN
7 3 (1.33%) DNS
8 2 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.83%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.62%) MySQL
3 22 (9.73%) DB2
4 13 (5.75%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.88%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.44%) Big Data
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (3.98%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.65%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.21%) LSMW
3 5 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.33%) Subversion
5 2 (0.88%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 73 (32.30%) Finance
2 49 (21.68%) Retail
3 41 (18.14%) Publishing
4 21 (9.29%) Manufacturing
5 14 (6.19%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.10%) French Language
7 5 (2.21%) Banking
8 4 (1.77%) Local Government
8 4 (1.77%) Marketing
9 3 (1.33%) Back Office
9 3 (1.33%) Billing
9 3 (1.33%) Games
9 3 (1.33%) Legal
10 2 (0.88%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (13.72%) Service Manager
2 28 (12.39%) Analyst
3 23 (10.18%) Project Manager
4 21 (9.29%) Technical Manager
4 21 (9.29%) Technical Services Manager
5 18 (7.96%) Architect
5 18 (7.96%) Business Change Manager
5 18 (7.96%) Business Change Project Manager
5 18 (7.96%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (7.52%) Developer
7 16 (7.08%) IT Manager
8 15 (6.64%) Business Analyst
9 13 (5.75%) Data Centre Engineer
9 13 (5.75%) Monitoring Engineer
9 13 (5.75%) Technical Specialist
10 12 (5.31%) Consultant
11 11 (4.87%) SAP Consultant
11 11 (4.87%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (4.42%) IT Services Manager
13 9 (3.98%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.41%) REST
2 17 (7.52%) XML
3 16 (7.08%) .NET
4 15 (6.64%) HTML
5 14 (6.19%) AngularJS
6 13 (5.75%) Java EE
6 13 (5.75%) JRuby
6 13 (5.75%) Spring
6 13 (5.75%) Spring Integration
6 13 (5.75%) Spring MVC
7 11 (4.87%) HTML5
7 11 (4.87%) Web Services
8 9 (3.98%) Apache Camel
8 9 (3.98%) LAMP
8 9 (3.98%) React
9 7 (3.10%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.65%) CSS
10 6 (2.65%) SOAP
11 4 (1.77%) JSON
11 4 (1.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 81 (35.84%) Data Centre
2 38 (16.81%) Computer Science
3 34 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (13.27%) CMDB
5 9 (3.98%) Clustering
6 8 (3.54%) Life Science
6 8 (3.54%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.77%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.77%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.33%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.88%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.88%) User Experience
10 1 (0.44%) Blog
10 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.44%) Derivative
10 1 (0.44%) Handset
10 1 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.50%) Linux
2 25 (11.06%) Windows
3 23 (10.18%) Unix
4 9 (3.98%) AIX
4 9 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (3.98%) Solaris
4 9 (3.98%) SUSE
5 5 (2.21%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (36.28%) ITIL
2 67 (29.65%) Change Management
3 65 (28.76%) Service Delivery
4 46 (20.35%) Line Management
5 40 (17.70%) PRINCE2
6 38 (16.81%) Project Management
7 37 (16.37%) Service Management
8 35 (15.49%) TOGAF
9 31 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (13.72%) Software Engineering
10 29 (12.83%) Presales
11 28 (12.39%) Technical Architecture
12 26 (11.50%) Capacity Planning
12 26 (11.50%) Requirements Analysis
13 24 (10.62%) Scrum
13 24 (10.62%) Zachman Framework
14 21 (9.29%) Mentoring
14 21 (9.29%) Problem Management
15 20 (8.85%) ITIL V3
16 19 (8.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.60%) SQL
2 19 (8.41%) Java
3 15 (6.64%) JavaScript
4 14 (6.19%) C#
5 13 (5.75%) Groovy
5 13 (5.75%) Scala
6 9 (3.98%) Perl
6 9 (3.98%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.10%) PHP
8 5 (2.21%) ABAP
9 3 (1.33%) C++
10 2 (0.88%) Ruby
10 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (23.01%) Degree
2 31 (13.72%) ISEB
3 15 (6.64%) PMI Certification
3 15 (6.64%) PMP
4 13 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (5.31%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.54%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.65%) CISSP
8 5 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.77%) CCNA
9 4 (1.77%) CISA
9 4 (1.77%) CISM
9 4 (1.77%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.77%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.33%) LPIC
10 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.88%) MCSE
12 1 (0.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.75%) SLA
2 7 (3.10%) QA
3 5 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.44%) ISO27002
System Software
1 24 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.31%) Firmware
3 7 (3.10%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (7.08%) SCCM
1 16 (7.08%) SCOM
2 15 (6.64%) SCVMM
3 13 (5.75%) Tivoli
4 12 (5.31%) NetBackup
5 9 (3.98%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (3.98%) Oracle ZFS
5 9 (3.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (3.98%) Unicenter
6 3 (1.33%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.88%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 51 (22.57%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.06%) IBM
2 25 (11.06%) Oracle
3 24 (10.62%) VMware
4 20 (8.85%) SAP
5 19 (8.41%) Cisco
6 16 (7.08%) Citrix
7 15 (6.64%) CheckPoint
7 15 (6.64%) HP
7 15 (6.64%) Juniper
8 13 (5.75%) BMC
8 13 (5.75%) EMC
8 13 (5.75%) NetApp
9 12 (5.31%) Remedy
10 9 (3.98%) CA
10 9 (3.98%) Sun
10 9 (3.98%) Veritas
11 7 (3.10%) Cognos
12 5 (2.21%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.33%) Aruba
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