The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
England / West Midlands
Rank 73 62 92
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +30
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 152 230 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.23% 3.90% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 4.41% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 67 172 108
Median salary £45,000 £43,596 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,758 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4224 5210 4249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.83% 88.36% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 4288 3581
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +16 108 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Shropshire -13 10 £31,634 -29.70% 8
Warwickshire +22 7 £49,750 +21.34% 1
Staffordshire -8 6 £47,500 +66.37%
Worcestershire -15 6 £47,500 +30.13% 1
Coventry -5 4 £63,750 +21.42% 5
Solihull -20 3 £33,000 -37.14% 1
Herefordshire -24 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 - -
Wolverhampton +8 1 £105,000 +90.90%
West Bromwich - 1 £42,500 -
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 160 (35.56%) Service Delivery
2 159 (35.33%) Data Centre
3 157 (34.89%) ITIL
4 115 (25.56%) MS Excel
5 110 (24.44%) Finance
6 104 (23.11%) PRINCE2
7 98 (21.78%) Line Management
8 93 (20.67%) Microsoft
9 89 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (19.78%) Degree
10 82 (18.22%) Retail
10 82 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
11 80 (17.78%) Service Management
12 79 (17.56%) TOGAF
13 77 (17.11%) Software Engineering
14 75 (16.67%) Computer Science
15 72 (16.00%) SQL
16 71 (15.78%) Project Management
17 70 (15.56%) ITIL V3
18 69 (15.33%) CMDB
19 67 (14.89%) Cisco
20 65 (14.44%) CRM
20 65 (14.44%) ERP
21 64 (14.22%) Citrix
22 62 (13.78%) Firewall
23 60 (13.33%) Security Cleared
24 59 (13.11%) Change Management
24 59 (13.11%) CheckPoint
25 57 (12.67%) Publishing
25 57 (12.67%) IT Governance

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (4.67%) IIS
2 6 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.89%) Confluence
3 4 (0.89%) Documentum
3 4 (0.89%) JBoss
4 3 (0.67%) CMS
5 2 (0.44%) Apache
5 2 (0.44%) SAS
5 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.22%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 115 (25.56%) MS Excel
2 47 (10.44%) MS Office
3 40 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 36 (8.00%) Sentinel
2 28 (6.22%) assyst
3 23 (5.11%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.11%) SAP CO
5 5 (1.11%) SAP FI
5 5 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.67%) SAP QM
7 2 (0.44%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.22%) SAP LE
8 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 55 (12.22%) SaaS
2 37 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (7.33%) IaaS
4 33 (7.33%) PaaS
5 32 (7.11%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (4.00%) Office 365
7 3 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 62 (13.78%) Firewall
2 46 (10.22%) WAN
3 42 (9.33%) LAN
4 26 (5.78%) OSPF
5 22 (4.89%) DNS
6 21 (4.67%) SSL
7 12 (2.67%) Internet
8 11 (2.44%) MPLS
9 10 (2.22%) VPN
10 9 (2.00%) DSL
10 9 (2.00%) VLAN
10 9 (2.00%) VoIP
11 6 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (1.11%) HTTP
12 5 (1.11%) TCP/IP
13 3 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.67%) Wireless
14 2 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (0.44%) VPLS
14 2 (0.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.56%) MySQL
3 27 (6.00%) DB2
4 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.67%) MS Access
5 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.44%) GIS
6 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.44%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.22%) OLAP
7 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (4.67%) Selenium
2 17 (3.78%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.78%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.67%) Subversion
4 10 (2.22%) Cucumber
5 9 (2.00%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.33%) JIRA
6 6 (1.33%) LSMW
6 6 (1.33%) Maven
7 5 (1.11%) gulp
7 5 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.11%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.11%) webpack
8 2 (0.44%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.44%) JUnit
8 2 (0.44%) NUnit
8 2 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 110 (24.44%) Finance
2 82 (18.22%) Retail
3 57 (12.67%) Publishing
4 46 (10.22%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.67%) Marketing
6 11 (2.44%) Billing
6 11 (2.44%) Legal
7 9 (2.00%) Automotive
7 9 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.56%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.33%) Banking
10 5 (1.11%) Advertising
11 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.44%) Military
12 1 (0.22%) Back Office
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (16.44%) Architect
2 66 (14.67%) Solutions Architect
3 51 (11.33%) Analyst
4 44 (9.78%) Developer
5 43 (9.56%) Technical Specialist
6 24 (5.33%) Consultant
6 24 (5.33%) Network Engineer
7 22 (4.89%) Senior Network Engineer
8 20 (4.44%) Business Analyst
8 20 (4.44%) Service Manager
9 18 (4.00%) Citrix Specialist
9 18 (4.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
9 18 (4.00%) Data Centre Specialist
9 18 (4.00%) Information Manager
9 18 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 18 (4.00%) IT Manager
10 14 (3.11%) Data Centre Engineer
10 14 (3.11%) Monitoring Engineer
10 14 (3.11%) Security Officer
11 13 (2.89%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.67%) .NET
2 26 (5.78%) HTML
3 21 (4.67%) CSS
4 19 (4.22%) HTML5
5 17 (3.78%) Web Services
5 17 (3.78%) XML
6 16 (3.56%) AngularJS
7 15 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 14 (3.11%) WCF
9 12 (2.67%) jQuery
9 12 (2.67%) React
10 11 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (2.22%) EDI
12 9 (2.00%) REST
13 7 (1.56%) Spring
14 6 (1.33%) CSS3
14 6 (1.33%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (1.33%) SOAP
14 6 (1.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 159 (35.33%) Data Centre
2 82 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 69 (15.33%) CMDB
5 46 (10.22%) Management Information System
6 45 (10.00%) NHS
7 14 (3.11%) CESG
7 14 (3.11%) Data Protection Act
7 14 (3.11%) Freedom of Information
7 14 (3.11%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (2.22%) Virtual Team
9 9 (2.00%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.33%) LIMS
10 6 (1.33%) PMI
11 5 (1.11%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.67%) Derivative
13 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.67%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.22%) Linux
2 25 (5.56%) Windows
3 15 (3.33%) Unix
4 4 (0.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (35.56%) Service Delivery
2 157 (34.89%) ITIL
3 104 (23.11%) PRINCE2
4 98 (21.78%) Line Management
5 89 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (17.78%) Service Management
7 79 (17.56%) TOGAF
8 77 (17.11%) Software Engineering
9 71 (15.78%) Project Management
10 70 (15.56%) ITIL V3
11 65 (14.44%) CRM
11 65 (14.44%) ERP
12 59 (13.11%) Change Management
13 57 (12.67%) IT Governance
13 57 (12.67%) Presales
14 44 (9.78%) Logistics
15 43 (9.56%) Capacity Planning
16 42 (9.33%) Mentoring
17 40 (8.89%) Risk Management
18 39 (8.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 72 (16.00%) SQL
2 29 (6.44%) C#
3 27 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (3.56%) Java
5 11 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.78%) Ruby
8 6 (1.33%) ABAP
9 5 (1.11%) ES6
10 4 (0.89%) Python
10 4 (0.89%) Scala
10 4 (0.89%) VBA
11 3 (0.67%) C++
12 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.44%) C
12 2 (0.44%) Groovy
12 2 (0.44%) Perl
12 2 (0.44%) PHP
13 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 89 (19.78%) Degree
2 60 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 53 (11.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 52 (11.56%) ITIL Certification
5 41 (9.11%) ISEB
6 38 (8.44%) PMI Certification
6 38 (8.44%) SC Cleared
7 34 (7.56%) CISSP
8 32 (7.11%) PMP
9 30 (6.67%) CISM
10 19 (4.22%) BPSS Clearance
10 19 (4.22%) LPIC
11 18 (4.00%) CISA
12 14 (3.11%) CEH
12 14 (3.11%) CISMP
12 14 (3.11%) CRISC
13 13 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (2.44%) CCNA
15 8 (1.78%) CCNP
16 5 (1.11%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (7.11%) QA
3 28 (6.22%) PCI DSS
4 19 (4.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 19 (4.22%) SLA
5 14 (3.11%) GPG13
5 14 (3.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 14 (3.11%) RMADS
6 7 (1.56%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.89%) SDET
8 3 (0.67%) COBIT
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.22%) ISO27002
System Software
1 51 (11.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (7.11%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (4.67%) Active Directory
4 19 (4.22%) Firmware
5 6 (1.33%) Docker
6 2 (0.44%) Postfix
7 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.22%) XenApp
7 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (7.56%) SCCM
2 33 (7.33%) SCOM
3 32 (7.11%) SCVMM
4 20 (4.44%) Backup Exec
5 19 (4.22%) NetBackup
6 14 (3.11%) Tivoli
7 5 (1.11%) SCOrch
7 5 (1.11%) vRealize
8 4 (0.89%) Puppet
9 2 (0.44%) Nagios
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (20.67%) Microsoft
2 67 (14.89%) Cisco
3 64 (14.22%) Citrix
4 59 (13.11%) CheckPoint
5 55 (12.22%) HP
6 54 (12.00%) VMware
7 46 (10.22%) IBM
8 34 (7.56%) Oracle
9 31 (6.89%) Fortinet
9 31 (6.89%) Juniper
10 30 (6.67%) EMC
11 27 (6.00%) BMC
12 26 (5.78%) NetApp
13 22 (4.89%) SAP
14 19 (4.22%) Red Hat
15 17 (3.78%) ServiceNow
16 12 (2.67%) Computacenter
17 10 (2.22%) Google
18 9 (2.00%) MuleSoft
19 7 (1.56%) Facebook
Worcester, Worcestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford or Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £64,125 - £70,875 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Health care, Pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford or Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £64,125 - £70,875 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Telford, Newcastle or Shipley
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £64,125 - £70,875 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Telford or Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £64,125 - £70,875 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £64,125 - £70,875 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Telford or Shipley
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £64,125 - £70,875 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Shropshire
Prospectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago