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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 36 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.41% 1.85% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.40% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 15
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
211 208 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 74.30% 77.04% 74.36%
Number of salaries quoted 155 174 126
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,900 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 15 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) PMP
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Software Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Business Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB