The first table below looks at the demand for Process 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 Process Improvement over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 192 182 180
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 14 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.49% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.64% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 7
Average salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,100 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £75,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4033 4251 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.77% 76.82% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3333 3588 3163
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Process Improvement Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Process Improvement Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Process 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 Process Improvement within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(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
Warwickshire +18 7 £43,000 -15.27% 2
Birmingham -1 2 £95,000 +105.40%
Staffordshire -7 2 £52,500 -34.37%
Herefordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Coventry +2 1 - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Process 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 Process Improvement.

1 12 (63.16%) Six Sigma
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Change Management
2 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
5 4 (21.05%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Automotive
6 3 (15.79%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) C
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) MS Project
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (5.26%) HTML5
8 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (5.26%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Process 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 Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Automotive
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Banking Business Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Business Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Business Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) QA Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) Ajax
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.26%) LINQ
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Six Sigma
2 9 (47.37%) Change Management
2 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Process Management
7 1 (5.26%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
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