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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 42 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.81% 1.22% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.83% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £34,750 £21,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
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
195 164 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 78.95% 66.94% 74.75%
Number of salaries quoted 179 153 138
Average salary £34,000 £36,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Worcester +1 1 £37,000 +76.19% 1
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Process Manager
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA