The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 209 196 195
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 5 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.091% 0.22% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.28% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 1
Average salary £42,535 £48,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.74% -30.35%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.82%
Performance 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
4227 4237 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.62% 77.42% 74.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3493 3576 3029
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Performance Improvement Salary Histogram 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 21 August 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
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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 -4 4 £47,250 -5.50%
Solihull - 1 £42,535 - 1
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) Business Development
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
2 4 (40.00%) B2B
2 4 (40.00%) B2C
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Billing
2 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) Smart Meter
2 4 (40.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
1 4 (40.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Strategy Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) Business Development
2 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) B2B
2 4 (40.00%) B2C
2 4 (40.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Solihull, West Midlands
Xoserve
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago