The first table below looks at the demand for Performance 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 Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 193 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £100,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3875 3841 3372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.63% 76.65% 71.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3224 3222 2861
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Performance 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 Performance Improvement within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 6 £100,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Performance 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 Performance Improvement.

1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Big Data
2 6 (46.15%) Business Development
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) UML
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (38.46%) Data Transformation
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Flash
5 1 (7.69%) CISSP

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Performance 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 Performance Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Big Data
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) DTS
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Strategy Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
1 5 (38.46%) WCF
1 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
1 6 (46.15%) Business Development
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) UML
2 5 (38.46%) Data Transformation
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) ACCA
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CIMA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) VMware