The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 36 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.58% 1.65% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.87% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,500 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £41,150
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 267 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 83.39% 88.12% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 218 241 189
Median salary £38,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Worcester +7 4 £60,000 +14.28%
Evesham - 2 £46,250 -
Droitwich - 1 £35,000 -
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) QA
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) OLAP
4 4 (21.05%) MySQL
4 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (21.05%) Tableau
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (21.05%) Spring
4 4 (21.05%) Velocity
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) ISEB
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) OLAP
3 4 (21.05%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.26%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (5.26%) QlikView
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Manager
4 3 (15.79%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Report Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SSRS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
1 4 (21.05%) Spring
1 4 (21.05%) Velocity
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Stress Testing
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Tableau
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Kaspersky
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) WatchGuard