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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 17 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 6 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.88% 7.43% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.94% 8.84% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 1
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% 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
101 147 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.11% 84.00% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 84 94 102
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Process Management
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Automotive
3 4 (40.00%) SAP Basis
3 4 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) People Management
3 4 (40.00%) SFIA
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (30.00%) SAP SD
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) NHS
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) OLAP
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Degree

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) OLAP
1 2 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) TestPartner
General
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Architect
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Basis
2 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Process Management
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) People Management
2 4 (40.00%) SFIA
2 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) HP