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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 64 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 9 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.44% 2.32% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 2.77% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 8
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £34,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,700 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
544 542 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.32% 83.90% 80.87%
Number of salaries quoted 480 486 395
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -1 4 - -
Stafford - 2 £27,500 -
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 19 (55.88%) C#
1 19 (55.88%) .NET
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
5 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 11 (32.35%) SOLID
6 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 9 (26.47%) MVC
7 9 (26.47%) Scrum
7 9 (26.47%) OO
7 9 (26.47%) Degree
7 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (20.59%) Subversion
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (20.59%) EPoS
9 7 (20.59%) CSS
9 7 (20.59%) ITIL
9 7 (20.59%) HTML
9 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
9 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
9 7 (20.59%) jQuery
10 6 (17.65%) HTML5

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) MS Access
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
1 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
1 7 (20.59%) Subversion
2 6 (17.65%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
2 7 (20.59%) IT Support
2 7 (20.59%) IT Support Technician
2 7 (20.59%) IT Technician
2 7 (20.59%) Support Technician
3 6 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Report Specialist
3 6 (17.65%) SSRS Specialist
4 5 (14.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (14.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 5 (14.71%) EPoS Support Technician
5 4 (11.76%) Engineering Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum Master
7 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
3 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (20.59%) CSS
4 7 (20.59%) HTML
4 7 (20.59%) jQuery
5 6 (17.65%) HTML5
5 6 (17.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) EPoS
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Statistics
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.94%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) SOLID
3 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 9 (26.47%) MVC
4 9 (26.47%) OO
4 9 (26.47%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) ITIL
6 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Software Delivery
7 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 5 (14.71%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) BDD
8 4 (11.76%) Coaching
8 4 (11.76%) DevOps
8 4 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (11.76%) System Testing
8 4 (11.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CISA
2 1 (2.94%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft