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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 20 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.96% 1.57% 7.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.70% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
75 176 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.12% 92.15% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 63 137 74
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £55,000 £85,000
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 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 1 July 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 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Process Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Basis
2 4 (44.44%) Automotive
2 4 (44.44%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
2 4 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) People Management
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) SAP SD
3 3 (33.33%) SFIA
3 3 (33.33%) Order to Cash
4 2 (22.22%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) EPoS
4 2 (22.22%) NHS
4 2 (22.22%) CRM

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) OLAP
2 2 (22.22%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (22.22%) TestPartner
General
1 4 (44.44%) Automotive
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Architect
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) EPoS Manager
3 2 (22.22%) EPoS Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Manager
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Basis
2 3 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
1 2 (22.22%) EPoS
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (44.44%) People Management
1 4 (44.44%) Process Management
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
1 4 (44.44%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Line Management
2 3 (33.33%) Order to Cash
2 3 (33.33%) SFIA
3 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) HP