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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 19 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 247 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.22% 1.82% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.80% 2.14% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 93 26 32
Median salary £60,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,791 £26,379 £32,375
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
2093 1638 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.56% 85.40% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1379 1560
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 August 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 155 (41.67%) Finance
2 153 (41.13%) ITIL
3 146 (39.25%) Data Centre
4 130 (34.95%) Service Delivery
5 129 (34.68%) Retail
6 103 (27.69%) Publishing
7 91 (24.46%) Line Management
8 83 (22.31%) PRINCE2
9 75 (20.16%) CMDB
10 72 (19.35%) Service Management
11 69 (18.55%) Change Management
12 68 (18.28%) Degree
12 68 (18.28%) Presales
13 64 (17.20%) Manufacturing
14 60 (16.13%) Project Management
15 58 (15.59%) MS Excel
16 57 (15.32%) Computer Science
17 53 (14.25%) Microsoft
18 52 (13.98%) Software Engineering
18 52 (13.98%) Requirements Analysis
19 51 (13.71%) ITIL V3
19 51 (13.71%) TOGAF
20 50 (13.44%) SAP
21 48 (12.90%) SQL
21 48 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
22 44 (11.83%) VMware
22 44 (11.83%) ISEB
22 44 (11.83%) Citrix
22 44 (11.83%) Linux
22 44 (11.83%) Technical Architecture

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 12 (3.23%) Apache
1 12 (3.23%) IIS
2 5 (1.34%) JBoss
3 3 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (0.81%) CMS
4 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 58 (15.59%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.23%) MS Office
3 4 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.54%) EViews
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (5.91%) Sentinel
2 21 (5.65%) assyst
3 13 (3.49%) SAP CO
3 13 (3.49%) SAP FI
3 13 (3.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (3.49%) SAP HCM
4 11 (2.96%) SAP PM
4 11 (2.96%) SAP PP
5 10 (2.69%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (2.42%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 35 (9.41%) PaaS
2 33 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.87%) IaaS
3 31 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (5.65%) SaaS
5 13 (3.49%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (1.61%) Office 365
7 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.99%) Firewall
2 13 (3.49%) SSL
3 12 (3.23%) DNS
3 12 (3.23%) WAN
4 10 (2.69%) SAN
5 6 (1.61%) LDAP
6 3 (0.81%) VPN
7 2 (0.54%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.54%) SMTP
7 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.27%) Internet
8 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.27%) IPsec
8 1 (0.27%) LAN
8 1 (0.27%) VLAN
8 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.22%) MySQL
2 28 (7.53%) DB2
2 28 (7.53%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.42%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.27%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 19 (5.11%) LSMW
2 12 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 9 (2.42%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.81%) Selenium
4 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.54%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.54%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.54%) IntelliJ
5 2 (0.54%) JUnit
5 2 (0.54%) NUnit
5 2 (0.54%) Subversion
6 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 155 (41.67%) Finance
2 129 (34.68%) Retail
3 103 (27.69%) Publishing
4 64 (17.20%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.49%) General Ledger
6 11 (2.96%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.42%) French Language
8 7 (1.88%) Billing
9 6 (1.61%) Legal
10 5 (1.34%) Marketing
11 3 (0.81%) Banking
11 3 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Back Office
13 1 (0.27%) Law
13 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (12.63%) Consultant
2 45 (12.10%) SAP Consultant
2 45 (12.10%) Technical Specialist
3 37 (9.95%) Analyst
4 32 (8.60%) Project Manager
5 31 (8.33%) Architect
6 29 (7.80%) Developer
7 27 (7.26%) Service Manager
8 26 (6.99%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (5.65%) Data Centre Engineer
9 21 (5.65%) Monitoring Engineer
10 19 (5.11%) Business Change Manager
11 18 (4.84%) Logistics Consultant
11 18 (4.84%) SAP Logistics Consultant
11 18 (4.84%) Technical Manager
11 18 (4.84%) Technical Services Manager
12 16 (4.30%) Business Change Project Manager
13 13 (3.49%) Citrix Specialist
13 13 (3.49%) Citrix Technical Specialist
13 13 (3.49%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.45%) REST
2 23 (6.18%) AngularJS
2 23 (6.18%) HTML
3 22 (5.91%) XML
4 18 (4.84%) EDI
5 15 (4.03%) SOAP
6 14 (3.76%) Spring
7 13 (3.49%) Web Services
8 12 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (2.96%) CSS
9 11 (2.96%) HTML5
10 10 (2.69%) LAMP
11 9 (2.42%) .NET
11 9 (2.42%) Apache Camel
11 9 (2.42%) Java EE
11 9 (2.42%) JRuby
11 9 (2.42%) Node.js
11 9 (2.42%) React
11 9 (2.42%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 146 (39.25%) Data Centre
2 75 (20.16%) CMDB
3 57 (15.32%) Computer Science
4 48 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (5.91%) Cryptography
6 14 (3.76%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.49%) Public Cloud
8 12 (3.23%) Life Science
9 10 (2.69%) Clustering
10 6 (1.61%) NHS
11 5 (1.34%) Learning Management System
12 4 (1.08%) Social Media
13 3 (0.81%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
14 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
14 2 (0.54%) Virtual Team
15 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
15 1 (0.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.83%) Linux
2 33 (8.87%) Unix
3 32 (8.60%) Windows
4 10 (2.69%) AIX
4 10 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.69%) Solaris
4 10 (2.69%) SUSE
5 4 (1.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (41.13%) ITIL
2 130 (34.95%) Service Delivery
3 91 (24.46%) Line Management
4 83 (22.31%) PRINCE2
5 72 (19.35%) Service Management
6 69 (18.55%) Change Management
7 68 (18.28%) Presales
8 60 (16.13%) Project Management
9 52 (13.98%) Requirements Analysis
9 52 (13.98%) Software Engineering
10 51 (13.71%) ITIL V3
10 51 (13.71%) TOGAF
11 44 (11.83%) Technical Architecture
12 41 (11.02%) Mentoring
12 41 (11.02%) Zachman Framework
13 40 (10.75%) Capacity Planning
13 40 (10.75%) IT Governance
14 37 (9.95%) Problem Management
15 34 (9.14%) Gantt Chart
16 33 (8.87%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 48 (12.90%) SQL
2 27 (7.26%) Java
3 22 (5.91%) JavaScript
4 19 (5.11%) ABAP
5 12 (3.23%) Ruby
6 11 (2.96%) Scala
7 10 (2.69%) Perl
7 10 (2.69%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.42%) Groovy
9 7 (1.88%) C#
10 5 (1.34%) PHP
11 2 (0.54%) R
12 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 68 (18.28%) Degree
2 44 (11.83%) ISEB
3 41 (11.02%) ITIL Certification
4 29 (7.80%) PMI Certification
4 29 (7.80%) PMP
5 25 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 24 (6.45%) CISSP
7 22 (5.91%) CISA
7 22 (5.91%) CISM
8 21 (5.65%) Security Cleared
9 15 (4.03%) BPSS Clearance
10 13 (3.49%) CCNA
10 13 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (3.23%) LPIC
12 9 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 1 (0.27%) APMP
16 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (5.38%) PCI DSS
3 15 (4.03%) Disclosure Scotland
4 9 (2.42%) SLA
5 7 (1.88%) QA
6 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.27%) ISO27002
System Software
1 44 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (5.91%) Firmware
4 15 (4.03%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (8.87%) SCCM
1 33 (8.87%) SCOM
2 31 (8.33%) SCVMM
3 22 (5.91%) NetBackup
4 21 (5.65%) Tivoli
5 13 (3.49%) SCOrch
5 13 (3.49%) vRealize
6 12 (3.23%) Backup Exec
7 10 (2.69%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (2.69%) Oracle ZFS
7 10 (2.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (2.69%) Unicenter
8 2 (0.54%) Puppet
9 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (14.25%) Microsoft
2 50 (13.44%) SAP
3 44 (11.83%) Citrix
3 44 (11.83%) VMware
4 40 (10.75%) IBM
5 34 (9.14%) Oracle
6 32 (8.60%) Cisco
7 30 (8.06%) HP
8 29 (7.80%) CheckPoint
8 29 (7.80%) Juniper
9 19 (5.11%) NetApp
10 18 (4.84%) BMC
10 18 (4.84%) EMC
11 16 (4.30%) Remedy
12 12 (3.23%) Red Hat
12 12 (3.23%) ServiceNow
13 11 (2.96%) Brocade
13 11 (2.96%) F5
13 11 (2.96%) Fortinet
14 10 (2.69%) Veritas
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
CGI IT UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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