The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 59 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 14 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.19% 1.17% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 1.55% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 15
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £34,100 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £48,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
513 453 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 80.41% 75.75% 81.68%
Number of salaries quoted 461 366 408
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Lichfield -3 6 - - 1
Cannock - 2 £52,750 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £40,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £40,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £32,500 - 2
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (43.48%) Finance
1 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (39.13%) Lean Six Sigma
2 9 (39.13%) Six Sigma
3 7 (30.43%) Logistics
4 6 (26.09%) Marketing
4 6 (26.09%) Process Improvement
5 5 (21.74%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Coaching
5 5 (21.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
5 5 (21.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) ISEB
6 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) VB
8 2 (8.70%) SLA
8 2 (8.70%) PLM
8 2 (8.70%) Teamcenter
8 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.70%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (8.70%) EDI
8 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Siemens NX
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) OLTP
3 1 (4.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
3 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Testing Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Change Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) EDI
2 1 (4.35%) WinForms
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
2 1 (4.35%) WPF
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) W3C
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (39.13%) Lean Six Sigma
2 9 (39.13%) Six Sigma
3 7 (30.43%) Logistics
4 6 (26.09%) Process Improvement
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Coaching
5 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) People Management
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) PLM
7 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.35%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) Document Management
8 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) VB
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 5 (21.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 5 (21.74%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: Negaotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Central England Co-operative
Posted: 9 days ago