The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 27 74
Rank change year-on-year -26 +47  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 89 155 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.52% 6.59% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 7.52% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 42
Median salary £49,250 £60,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.59% +42.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £37,603 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1760 2060 1740
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.34% 87.59% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1506 1416
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Birmingham

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 94 (46.77%) Data Centre
2 85 (42.29%) ITIL
3 74 (36.82%) Service Delivery
4 56 (27.86%) Microsoft
5 46 (22.89%) Finance
6 43 (21.39%) Cisco
7 42 (20.90%) SQL
7 42 (20.90%) Line Management
8 38 (18.91%) ITIL Certification
8 38 (18.91%) Firewall
9 35 (17.41%) Retail
9 35 (17.41%) PRINCE2
9 35 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
9 35 (17.41%) Degree
10 34 (16.92%) Service Management
11 33 (16.42%) Software Engineering
12 32 (15.92%) SQL Server
13 31 (15.42%) HP
13 31 (15.42%) Computer Science
13 31 (15.42%) Computer Science Degree
14 30 (14.93%) Mentoring
14 30 (14.93%) SCOM
15 29 (14.43%) CMDB
15 29 (14.43%) Citrix
16 28 (13.93%) CheckPoint
16 28 (13.93%) Change Management
16 28 (13.93%) Manufacturing
16 28 (13.93%) SCCM
17 27 (13.43%) Root Cause Analysis
17 27 (13.43%) IBM

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (7.46%) IIS
2 3 (1.49%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.50%) CMS
4 1 (0.50%) Confluence
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (11.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (10.95%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (6.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (5.47%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.50%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 16 (7.96%) assyst
2 12 (5.97%) Sentinel
3 3 (1.49%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.49%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.50%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.50%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.50%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (6.47%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (5.97%) IaaS
4 12 (5.97%) PaaS
5 10 (4.98%) SaaS
6 7 (3.48%) Office 365
7 1 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 38 (18.91%) Firewall
2 25 (12.44%) LAN
3 24 (11.94%) WAN
4 16 (7.96%) OSPF
5 13 (6.47%) SSL
6 12 (5.97%) DNS
7 7 (3.48%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (2.99%) VPN
9 5 (2.49%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (1.49%) SAN
10 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.00%) VLAN
12 1 (0.50%) HTTP
12 1 (0.50%) IPsec
12 1 (0.50%) NAS
12 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.97%) MySQL
3 13 (6.47%) DB2
4 9 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.49%) QlikView
7 2 (1.00%) MS Access
8 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.50%) OLAP
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.99%) eCATT
1 6 (2.99%) LSMW
2 5 (2.49%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.49%) Ant
3 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.00%) Selenium
5 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.50%) JIRA
5 1 (0.50%) JUnit
5 1 (0.50%) Mocha
5 1 (0.50%) NUnit
5 1 (0.50%) TestDirector
General
1 46 (22.89%) Finance
2 35 (17.41%) Retail
3 28 (13.93%) Manufacturing
4 24 (11.94%) Publishing
5 6 (2.99%) Billing
6 5 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.49%) Advertising
8 2 (1.00%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Banking
9 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 28 (13.93%) Analyst
2 26 (12.94%) Network Engineer
3 23 (11.44%) Senior Network Engineer
4 21 (10.45%) Business Analyst
5 17 (8.46%) Technical Specialist
6 15 (7.46%) Architect
6 15 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (6.97%) Developer
8 13 (6.47%) Data Centre Engineer
8 13 (6.47%) Monitoring Engineer
8 13 (6.47%) Technical Manager
9 12 (5.97%) Information Officer
9 12 (5.97%) Information Security Officer
9 12 (5.97%) Security Officer
9 12 (5.97%) Service Manager
9 12 (5.97%) Technical Services Manager
10 9 (4.48%) Compliance Officer
10 9 (4.48%) Information Security Compliance Officer
10 9 (4.48%) Security Compliance Officer
11 8 (3.98%) ERP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.98%) .NET
2 8 (3.98%) ASP.NET
2 8 (3.98%) EDI
3 7 (3.48%) HTML
4 6 (2.99%) CSS
4 6 (2.99%) IDoc
5 5 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (2.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (1.99%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.99%) CSS3
6 4 (1.99%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.99%) HTML5
6 4 (1.99%) Node.js
7 3 (1.49%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.49%) JDBC
7 3 (1.49%) jQuery
7 3 (1.49%) JSP
7 3 (1.49%) Struts
7 3 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 94 (46.77%) Data Centre
2 35 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (15.42%) Computer Science
4 29 (14.43%) CMDB
5 13 (6.47%) Driving Licence
6 10 (4.98%) NHS
7 6 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.99%) LIMS
8 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.49%) CESG
9 3 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.49%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.00%) Derivative
11 1 (0.50%) Blog
11 1 (0.50%) BYOD
11 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.94%) Linux
2 16 (7.96%) Windows
3 13 (6.47%) Unix
4 3 (1.49%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.50%) AIX
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (42.29%) ITIL
2 74 (36.82%) Service Delivery
3 42 (20.90%) Line Management
4 35 (17.41%) PRINCE2
5 34 (16.92%) Service Management
6 33 (16.42%) Software Engineering
7 30 (14.93%) Mentoring
8 28 (13.93%) Change Management
9 27 (13.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 26 (12.94%) Capacity Planning
10 26 (12.94%) Presales
11 25 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (11.94%) IT Governance
12 24 (11.94%) IT Strategy
13 21 (10.45%) Project Management
14 20 (9.95%) Business Analysis
14 20 (9.95%) Process Improvement
15 19 (9.45%) ITIL V3
15 19 (9.45%) Logistics
16 18 (8.96%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 42 (20.90%) SQL
2 10 (4.98%) C#
3 9 (4.48%) T-SQL
4 8 (3.98%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.99%) ABAP
5 6 (2.99%) Java
6 5 (2.49%) C
6 5 (2.49%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.99%) VBA
8 3 (1.49%) VB
9 1 (0.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 38 (18.91%) ITIL Certification
2 35 (17.41%) Degree
3 31 (15.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (11.44%) ISEB
5 19 (9.45%) Security Cleared
6 18 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 16 (7.96%) CISSP
8 13 (6.47%) CISM
8 13 (6.47%) PMI Certification
8 13 (6.47%) PMP
9 12 (5.97%) BPSS Clearance
9 12 (5.97%) CISA
9 12 (5.97%) LPIC
10 10 (4.98%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (3.48%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.49%) CCNA
12 3 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (1.00%) MCSA
13 2 (1.00%) MCSE
13 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 18 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (5.97%) Cyber Essentials
3 12 (5.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (5.97%) PCI DSS
4 11 (5.47%) QA
5 7 (3.48%) SLA
6 4 (1.99%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (1.00%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.97%) Active Directory
3 13 (6.47%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (5.97%) Firmware
5 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 30 (14.93%) SCOM
2 28 (13.93%) SCCM
3 14 (6.97%) NetBackup
4 13 (6.47%) Backup Exec
4 13 (6.47%) SCVMM
4 13 (6.47%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (27.86%) Microsoft
2 43 (21.39%) Cisco
3 31 (15.42%) HP
4 29 (14.43%) Citrix
5 28 (13.93%) CheckPoint
6 27 (13.43%) IBM
7 26 (12.94%) Fortinet
8 25 (12.44%) VMware
9 20 (9.95%) Oracle
10 18 (8.96%) SAP
11 16 (7.96%) NetApp
12 15 (7.46%) EMC
13 13 (6.47%) BMC
13 13 (6.47%) Red Hat
14 12 (5.97%) Juniper
15 7 (3.48%) Infor
15 7 (3.48%) JD Edwards
15 7 (3.48%) QAD
16 6 (2.99%) Computacenter
17 5 (2.49%) Huawei
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £42 - £48 per annum + 10% completion bonus
Posted: 21 days ago