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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 37 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +1
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 137 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.56% 2.23% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.43% 2.61% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 34 27
Average salary £54,500 £40,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.25% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,450 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,250 £77,500
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
2131 1573 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.52% 85.54% 84.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1258 1323
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 May 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 71 (33.81%) ITIL
2 69 (32.86%) Change Management
3 67 (31.90%) Data Centre
4 65 (30.95%) Finance
5 59 (28.10%) Service Delivery
6 54 (25.71%) Degree
7 47 (22.38%) Microsoft
8 42 (20.00%) Line Management
9 41 (19.52%) Retail
10 39 (18.57%) Project Management
11 37 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (17.62%) Computer Science
12 36 (17.14%) Service Management
12 36 (17.14%) PRINCE2
13 32 (15.24%) TOGAF
13 32 (15.24%) Publishing
14 31 (14.76%) SQL
14 31 (14.76%) MS Excel
15 29 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (13.33%) ISEB
17 27 (12.86%) SQL Server
17 27 (12.86%) Software Engineering
18 26 (12.38%) Technical Architecture
19 24 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
19 24 (11.43%) Oracle
19 24 (11.43%) Windows
20 23 (10.95%) CMDB
20 23 (10.95%) Presales
21 22 (10.48%) Requirements Analysis
21 22 (10.48%) Linux

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 8 (3.81%) Apache
1 8 (3.81%) Node.js
2 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.48%) FileNet
3 1 (0.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (5.71%) assyst
2 7 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.38%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.95%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.95%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.95%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.95%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.48%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.57%) IaaS
1 18 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.10%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (7.14%) PaaS
4 13 (6.19%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.38%) Office 365
6 4 (1.90%) SaaS
7 3 (1.43%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.81%) Firewall
1 8 (3.81%) SAN
2 7 (3.33%) VPN
3 6 (2.86%) SSL
3 6 (2.86%) WAN
4 5 (2.38%) IPsec
4 5 (2.38%) LAN
4 5 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.90%) VLAN
6 3 (1.43%) HTTP
7 1 (0.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.48%) MySQL
3 20 (9.52%) DB2
4 12 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.90%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.43%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.48%) Big Data
9 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.48%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.86%) LSMW
2 6 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.43%) Subversion
5 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 65 (30.95%) Finance
2 41 (19.52%) Retail
3 32 (15.24%) Publishing
4 16 (7.62%) Manufacturing
5 13 (6.19%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.38%) Banking
6 5 (2.38%) French Language
7 4 (1.90%) Local Government
7 4 (1.90%) Marketing
8 3 (1.43%) Back Office
8 3 (1.43%) Billing
8 3 (1.43%) Games
8 3 (1.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Law
9 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (14.76%) Service Manager
2 29 (13.81%) Analyst
3 21 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 20 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 20 (9.52%) Technical Services Manager
5 19 (9.05%) Business Change Manager
5 19 (9.05%) Business Change Project Manager
6 18 (8.57%) Architect
6 18 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (8.10%) Developer
8 15 (7.14%) Business Analyst
8 15 (7.14%) IT Manager
9 12 (5.71%) Data Centre Engineer
9 12 (5.71%) Monitoring Engineer
9 12 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (4.76%) Consultant
10 10 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
11 9 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (4.29%) Services Delivery Manager
11 9 (4.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.05%) REST
2 17 (8.10%) .NET
3 16 (7.62%) XML
4 14 (6.67%) HTML
5 13 (6.19%) AngularJS
6 12 (5.71%) Java EE
6 12 (5.71%) JRuby
6 12 (5.71%) Spring
6 12 (5.71%) Spring Integration
6 12 (5.71%) Spring MVC
6 12 (5.71%) Web Services
7 10 (4.76%) HTML5
8 8 (3.81%) Apache Camel
8 8 (3.81%) LAMP
8 8 (3.81%) React
9 7 (3.33%) ASP.NET
9 7 (3.33%) SOAP
10 6 (2.86%) CSS
11 4 (1.90%) JSON
11 4 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 67 (31.90%) Data Centre
2 37 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (17.62%) Computer Science
3 23 (10.95%) CMDB
4 10 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.81%) Clustering
6 5 (2.38%) Life Science
7 4 (1.90%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.43%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.95%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.95%) User Experience
10 1 (0.48%) Blog
10 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.48%) Derivative
10 1 (0.48%) Economics
10 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.43%) Windows
2 22 (10.48%) Linux
3 21 (10.00%) Unix
4 8 (3.81%) AIX
4 8 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.81%) Solaris
4 8 (3.81%) SUSE
5 5 (2.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (33.81%) ITIL
2 69 (32.86%) Change Management
3 59 (28.10%) Service Delivery
4 42 (20.00%) Line Management
5 39 (18.57%) Project Management
6 36 (17.14%) PRINCE2
6 36 (17.14%) Service Management
7 32 (15.24%) TOGAF
8 29 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (12.86%) Software Engineering
10 26 (12.38%) Technical Architecture
11 24 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
12 23 (10.95%) Presales
13 22 (10.48%) Requirements Analysis
14 21 (10.00%) Scrum
14 21 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
15 20 (9.52%) CRM
16 19 (9.05%) ITIL V3
16 19 (9.05%) Mentoring
17 18 (8.57%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.76%) SQL
2 18 (8.57%) Java
3 15 (7.14%) C#
4 14 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.71%) Groovy
5 12 (5.71%) Scala
6 8 (3.81%) Perl
6 8 (3.81%) PHP
6 8 (3.81%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.86%) ABAP
8 3 (1.43%) C++
9 2 (0.95%) Ruby
9 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (25.71%) Degree
2 28 (13.33%) ISEB
3 13 (6.19%) PMI Certification
3 13 (6.19%) PMP
4 12 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.90%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.43%) CCNA
8 3 (1.43%) CISSP
8 3 (1.43%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.95%) MCSE
9 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.48%) CCNP
10 1 (0.48%) CISA
10 1 (0.48%) CISM
10 1 (0.48%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.14%) SLA
2 7 (3.33%) QA
3 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.48%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.29%) Firmware
3 5 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.19%) SCCM
1 13 (6.19%) SCOM
1 13 (6.19%) SCVMM
2 12 (5.71%) Tivoli
3 9 (4.29%) NetBackup
4 8 (3.81%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (3.81%) Oracle ZFS
4 8 (3.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (3.81%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.48%) vRealize
Vendors
1 47 (22.38%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.43%) Oracle
3 21 (10.00%) IBM
3 21 (10.00%) SAP
4 20 (9.52%) VMware
5 17 (8.10%) Cisco
6 13 (6.19%) CheckPoint
6 13 (6.19%) Citrix
6 13 (6.19%) HP
6 13 (6.19%) Juniper
7 12 (5.71%) BMC
7 12 (5.71%) EMC
7 12 (5.71%) NetApp
8 9 (4.29%) Remedy
9 8 (3.81%) CA
9 8 (3.81%) Sun
9 8 (3.81%) Veritas
10 5 (2.38%) Cognos
10 5 (2.38%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.43%) Aruba
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