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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 60 85 104
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +19
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 221 143 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.90% 2.88% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 3.49% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 174 112 72
Average salary £43,596 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,639 £62,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Continuous Improvement
England

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
4922 4103 3527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.96% 82.56% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 3503 2840
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Birmingham +30 88 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Staffordshire +10 23 £28,550 -31.20% 1
Coventry -7 21 £52,500 +9.37% 5
Warwickshire -8 17 £42,000 - 6
Shropshire - 17 £45,000 -
Solihull +25 14 £52,500 +27.27% 2
Worcestershire -3 12 £36,500 -18.88% 2
Walsall -12 7 £37,500 -29.24%
Wolverhampton -1 2 £55,000 +41.02%
Herefordshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Dudley -3 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 106 (30.64%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (23.41%) Degree
3 79 (22.83%) Finance
4 72 (20.81%) Project Management
5 60 (17.34%) ITIL
6 59 (17.05%) SQL
6 59 (17.05%) Change Management
7 51 (14.74%) .NET
8 50 (14.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
9 48 (13.87%) C#
9 48 (13.87%) SQL Server
10 47 (13.58%) Microsoft
10 47 (13.58%) Service Delivery
11 43 (12.43%) Scrum
12 41 (11.85%) HTML
13 40 (11.56%) Service Management
14 35 (10.12%) PRINCE2
15 34 (9.83%) ASP.NET
15 34 (9.83%) Computer Science
16 31 (8.96%) SAP
17 30 (8.67%) JavaScript
17 30 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (8.67%) MVC
18 29 (8.38%) Software Engineering
18 29 (8.38%) Coaching
19 27 (7.80%) T-SQL
19 27 (7.80%) MS Excel
20 25 (7.23%) Line Management
21 23 (6.65%) OO

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (4.34%) CMS
2 11 (3.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (1.45%) Node.js
3 5 (1.45%) SAS
4 4 (1.16%) Drupal
4 4 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.58%) Apache
5 2 (0.58%) IIS
6 1 (0.29%) FileNet
6 1 (0.29%) JBoss
6 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.76%) MS Office
3 12 (3.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (3.47%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.58%) CATIA
6 1 (0.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.29%) Simulink
6 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.16%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.16%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.58%) ENOVIA
3 2 (0.58%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.58%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.58%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.29%) assyst
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.29%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.45%) IaaS
2 5 (1.45%) SaaS
3 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.87%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.58%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.58%) GitHub
5 2 (0.58%) Google Drive
5 2 (0.58%) PaaS
6 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.31%) HTTP
1 8 (2.31%) VPN
1 8 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (1.45%) LAN
2 5 (1.45%) WAN
3 4 (1.16%) IPsec
3 4 (1.16%) ISDN
3 4 (1.16%) PSTN
3 4 (1.16%) SSL
3 4 (1.16%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (0.87%) Firewall
4 3 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (0.87%) VLAN
5 2 (0.58%) WebEx
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.29%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) Intranet
6 1 (0.29%) Network Security
6 1 (0.29%) SAN
6 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.31%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.02%) MS Access
6 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.45%) SAP HANA
8 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.16%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.87%) Data Mart
9 3 (0.87%) DB2
9 3 (0.87%) QlikView
9 3 (0.87%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.58%) Big Data
10 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.58%) MySQL
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (6.36%) Jenkins
2 16 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.34%) Subversion
4 11 (3.18%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.02%) LSMW
6 6 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.73%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.87%) JUnit
7 3 (0.87%) Selenium
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.29%) Hudson
9 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.29%) JIRA
9 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.29%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 79 (22.83%) Finance
2 23 (6.65%) Retail
3 17 (4.91%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.89%) Automotive
6 6 (1.73%) Marketing
6 6 (1.73%) Publishing
7 5 (1.45%) Billing
8 4 (1.16%) Banking
8 4 (1.16%) Local Government
9 3 (0.87%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.87%) Back Office
9 3 (0.87%) Legal
10 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
11 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Law
11 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (13.58%) Developer
2 46 (13.29%) Analyst
3 39 (11.27%) Service Manager
4 35 (10.12%) Project Manager
5 27 (7.80%) Architect
6 23 (6.65%) Delivery Manager
6 23 (6.65%) Services Delivery Manager
7 20 (5.78%) .NET Developer
8 19 (5.49%) C# Developer
8 19 (5.49%) IT Manager
9 18 (5.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (4.62%) Consultant
10 16 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (4.34%) Business Analyst
11 15 (4.34%) Business Change Manager
11 15 (4.34%) IT Services Manager
12 14 (4.05%) Business Change Project Manager
13 13 (3.76%) ITIL Manager
13 13 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.47%) Report Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (14.74%) .NET
2 41 (11.85%) HTML
3 34 (9.83%) ASP.NET
4 22 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (6.36%) CSS
5 21 (6.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 20 (5.78%) HTML5
7 18 (5.20%) jQuery
8 16 (4.62%) REST
9 13 (3.76%) Web Services
9 13 (3.76%) XML
10 12 (3.47%) Flash
11 11 (3.18%) WCF
12 10 (2.89%) Spring
13 9 (2.60%) AngularJS
13 9 (2.60%) Java EE
13 9 (2.60%) SOAP
14 8 (2.31%) JRuby
14 8 (2.31%) Spring Integration
14 8 (2.31%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.83%) Computer Science
3 22 (6.36%) Data Centre
4 20 (5.78%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.20%) User Experience
6 16 (4.62%) Statistics
7 7 (2.02%) EPoS
8 6 (1.73%) Economics
8 6 (1.73%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.45%) Replication
10 4 (1.16%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.16%) SecurID
10 4 (1.16%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.87%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.87%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.58%) Blog
12 2 (0.58%) CMDB
12 2 (0.58%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.34%) Windows
2 4 (1.16%) Linux
2 4 (1.16%) Unix
2 4 (1.16%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.87%) Android
3 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.58%) Solaris
5 1 (0.29%) AIX
5 1 (0.29%) SUSE
5 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (30.64%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (20.81%) Project Management
3 60 (17.34%) ITIL
4 59 (17.05%) Change Management
5 50 (14.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (13.58%) Service Delivery
7 43 (12.43%) Scrum
8 40 (11.56%) Service Management
9 35 (10.12%) PRINCE2
10 30 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (8.67%) MVC
11 29 (8.38%) Coaching
11 29 (8.38%) Software Engineering
12 25 (7.23%) Line Management
13 23 (6.65%) OO
13 23 (6.65%) Workflow
14 22 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (6.36%) Six Sigma
15 21 (6.07%) Business Analysis
16 20 (5.78%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (17.05%) SQL
2 48 (13.87%) C#
3 30 (8.67%) JavaScript
4 27 (7.80%) T-SQL
5 19 (5.49%) Java
6 12 (3.47%) PHP
7 9 (2.60%) Scala
8 8 (2.31%) Groovy
9 6 (1.73%) VBA
10 5 (1.45%) ABAP
11 3 (0.87%) Perl
12 2 (0.58%) C
12 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.58%) Ruby
12 2 (0.58%) VB
12 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.29%) C++
13 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 81 (23.41%) Degree
2 13 (3.76%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (3.18%) ISEB
3 11 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (2.02%) HND
4 7 (2.02%) MBA
5 5 (1.45%) HNC
6 4 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.87%) CISM
7 3 (0.87%) MCSE
7 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.58%) CISSP
8 2 (0.58%) MCP
8 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.29%) CISA
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.91%) SLA
2 8 (2.31%) QA
3 7 (2.02%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.87%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.29%) COBIT
6 1 (0.29%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.87%) Docker
3 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (3.18%) Rundeck
2 5 (1.45%) Puppet
3 2 (0.58%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.29%) SCCM
4 1 (0.29%) SCOM
4 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.29%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 47 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.96%) SAP
3 16 (4.62%) Oracle
4 11 (3.18%) Sitecore
5 10 (2.89%) Cisco
6 7 (2.02%) VMware
7 6 (1.73%) HP
8 5 (1.45%) Google
8 5 (1.45%) Juniper
9 4 (1.16%) Canon
9 4 (1.16%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.87%) Tableau
11 2 (0.58%) Aruba
11 2 (0.58%) BMC
11 2 (0.58%) Citrix
11 2 (0.58%) IBM
11 2 (0.58%) Kony
11 2 (0.58%) NetApp
11 2 (0.58%) Sun
11 2 (0.58%) Yardi
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£45,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Fantastic Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Solicitors Regulation Authority
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits+Top Prospects!
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Bonus of £2,000)
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £58000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £400.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hereford
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago