The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 21 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.90% 6.22% 7.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 6.70% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 179 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 81.90% 92.75% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 68 148 61
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in the Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 3 (60.00%) EPoS
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) TestPartner
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) TestPartner
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) EPoS Manager
2 2 (40.00%) EPoS Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Portfolio Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Manager
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) SAP