The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 53 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 159 75 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.23% 2.36% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.28% 3.10% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 134 53 58
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3012 2420 2636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.17% 76.10% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2497 2032 2260
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the East Midlands region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +32 58 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Nottinghamshire +22 38 £40,857 +25.71% 2
Leicestershire -18 21 £40,000 +5.26% 3
Derbyshire 0 18 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 74 (28.03%) Finance
2 61 (23.11%) ITIL
3 60 (22.73%) Degree
4 55 (20.83%) Project Management
5 46 (17.42%) Change Management
6 44 (16.67%) Six Sigma
7 41 (15.53%) E-Commerce
8 39 (14.77%) Process Management
9 36 (13.64%) Manufacturing
10 32 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 32 (12.12%) Lean Six Sigma
11 31 (11.74%) SLA
11 31 (11.74%) Service Delivery
12 30 (11.36%) Scrum
12 30 (11.36%) C#
12 30 (11.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 29 (10.98%) QA
13 29 (10.98%) Banking
14 28 (10.61%) SQL
14 28 (10.61%) Marketing
15 27 (10.23%) Retail
16 26 (9.85%) Service Management
17 24 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
18 23 (8.71%) .NET
18 23 (8.71%) CSS
18 23 (8.71%) SQL Server
19 22 (8.33%) UML
19 22 (8.33%) Back Office
20 21 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (7.95%) Web Services

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (6.82%) CMS
2 7 (2.65%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.65%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.52%) Quickr
3 4 (1.52%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.52%) IBM Notes
3 4 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.27%) MS Office
3 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.76%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.38%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.41%) SAP MDM
2 8 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (2.65%) SAP FI
3 7 (2.65%) SAP CO
3 7 (2.65%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.30%) Network Security
2 10 (3.79%) Ethernet
3 9 (3.41%) Internet
4 5 (1.89%) WAN
5 4 (1.52%) LAN
6 2 (0.76%) HTTP
7 1 (0.38%) VPN
7 1 (0.38%) VoIP
7 1 (0.38%) SAN
7 1 (0.38%) MGCP
7 1 (0.38%) Firewall
7 1 (0.38%) IPsec
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.38%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.41%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.52%) DB2
5 1 (0.38%) MySQL
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.38%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 20 (7.58%) NUnit
2 11 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.41%) Selenium
3 9 (3.41%) TestComplete
3 9 (3.41%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (3.03%) Subversion
5 7 (2.65%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.65%) Ant
5 7 (2.65%) Maven
6 6 (2.27%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.14%) JIRA
8 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (28.03%) Finance
2 36 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 29 (10.98%) Banking
4 28 (10.61%) Marketing
5 27 (10.23%) Retail
6 22 (8.33%) Back Office
7 15 (5.68%) Legal
8 11 (4.17%) Aerospace
9 10 (3.79%) Electronics
10 8 (3.03%) Advertising
10 8 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.76%) Law
12 1 (0.38%) Billing
12 1 (0.38%) Publishing
12 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (25.00%) Analyst
2 25 (9.47%) Developer
3 24 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 20 (7.58%) Process Analyst
5 19 (7.20%) Business Analyst
6 17 (6.44%) Configuration Manager
7 16 (6.06%) SAP Analyst
8 15 (5.68%) Business Process Analyst
9 13 (4.92%) Information Analyst
9 13 (4.92%) Security Analyst
10 12 (4.55%) Team Leader
10 12 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
11 11 (4.17%) .NET Developer
12 10 (3.79%) Process Manager
12 10 (3.79%) Design Engineer
12 10 (3.79%) Electronics Engineer
12 10 (3.79%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.79%) Test Analyst
13 9 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
13 9 (3.41%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.71%) .NET
1 23 (8.71%) CSS
2 21 (7.95%) Web Services
2 21 (7.95%) HTML
3 20 (7.58%) ASP.NET
3 20 (7.58%) jQuery
4 19 (7.20%) Ajax
4 19 (7.20%) XHTML
4 19 (7.20%) XML
5 18 (6.82%) XSLT
5 18 (6.82%) HTML5
5 18 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (6.82%) CSS3
6 17 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 17 (6.44%) RESTful
7 9 (3.41%) J2EE
8 7 (2.65%) Java EE
8 7 (2.65%) JSON
9 5 (1.89%) J2SE
9 5 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.82%) CMDB
2 12 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (3.79%) Firmware
4 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.52%) VHDL
6 2 (0.76%) Open Source
6 2 (0.76%) NHS
7 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.38%) FMCG
7 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.44%) Windows
2 14 (5.30%) UNIX
3 9 (3.41%) Linux
4 8 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.52%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.11%) ITIL
2 55 (20.83%) Project Management
3 46 (17.42%) Change Management
4 44 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 41 (15.53%) E-Commerce
6 39 (14.77%) Process Management
7 32 (12.12%) Lean Six Sigma
8 31 (11.74%) Service Delivery
9 30 (11.36%) Scrum
10 26 (9.85%) Service Management
11 24 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (8.33%) UML
13 21 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (7.58%) MVC
15 19 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (7.20%) ERP
16 18 (6.82%) Configuration Management
17 17 (6.44%) Extreme Programming
17 17 (6.44%) Information Security
17 17 (6.44%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.36%) C#
2 28 (10.61%) SQL
3 15 (5.68%) Java
4 10 (3.79%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.03%) VBScript
5 8 (3.03%) Perl
5 8 (3.03%) Python
6 4 (1.52%) Korn
6 4 (1.52%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.14%) C++
7 3 (1.14%) C
8 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.38%) VBA
9 1 (0.38%) VB
9 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.38%) PHP
9 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (22.73%) Degree
2 30 (11.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 12 (4.55%) PMP
3 12 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 11 (4.17%) ISEB
4 11 (4.17%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 6 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (2.27%) HND
7 5 (1.89%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.76%) CCNA
9 2 (0.76%) MCSD
9 2 (0.76%) HNC
10 1 (0.38%) MOS
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.74%) SLA
2 29 (10.98%) QA
3 5 (1.89%) COBIT
4 4 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.76%) COSO
5 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.55%) Tivoli
2 8 (3.03%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 8 (3.03%) Netcool
2 8 (3.03%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 32 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.58%) Oracle
3 18 (6.82%) SAP
4 13 (4.92%) IBM
5 10 (3.79%) Atmel
5 10 (3.79%) EMC
6 8 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.65%) Intershop
7 7 (2.65%) ATG
7 7 (2.65%) hybris
7 7 (2.65%) Demandware
8 5 (1.89%) Northgate
9 4 (1.52%) Lotus
10 3 (1.14%) Google
11 2 (0.76%) HP
11 2 (0.76%) Adobe
12 1 (0.38%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.38%) Siemens
12 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.38%) Cisco
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