The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 52 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.90% 1.44% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.61% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £25,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
310 186 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 92.81% 89.00% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 286 160 167
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £59,750 £55,000
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 Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Continuous Improvement
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) System Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (71.43%) SaaS
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) SOLID
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Engineering Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
1 5 (71.43%) Coaching
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
1 5 (71.43%) Domain-Driven Design
1 5 (71.43%) SDLC
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) SOLID
1 5 (71.43%) System Testing
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA