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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 31 12 25
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.09% 8.45% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 10.53% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
170 114 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 89.01% 80.28% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 135 68 140
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP