Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 82 59
Rank change year-on-year +6 -23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 183 184 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.64% 3.28% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 3.70% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 167 127 195
East Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £24,150
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Continuous Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,567 4,977 5,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 90.94% 88.84% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3,842 4,029 4,419
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in the East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in the East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in the East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +15 83 £41,500 -7.78% 6
Nottinghamshire -14 48 £43,250 -3.89% 9
Leicestershire -3 22 £45,000 -33.33% 8
Derbyshire -13 22 £52,500 +40.00% 7
Lincolnshire -3 3 - - 5
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 73 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (32.24%) Finance
3 46 (25.14%) Windows
4 44 (24.04%) Microsoft
5 42 (22.95%) Test Automation
6 40 (21.86%) JavaScript
6 40 (21.86%) SQL
7 39 (21.31%) .NET
8 31 (16.94%) Retail
9 30 (16.39%) HTML
10 29 (15.85%) SQL Server
10 29 (15.85%) CSS
11 28 (15.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (14.75%) Node.js
12 27 (14.75%) AngularJS
13 25 (13.66%) Project Management
14 24 (13.11%) Customer Requirements
15 22 (12.02%) Octopus Deploy
15 22 (12.02%) GitHub
15 22 (12.02%) Management Information System
15 22 (12.02%) VB.NET
16 21 (11.48%) MCP
16 21 (11.48%) MCPD
16 21 (11.48%) WinForms
16 21 (11.48%) SSDT
16 21 (11.48%) Event-Driven Architecture
16 21 (11.48%) Team Foundation Server
16 21 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (10.93%) React

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (1.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.09%) nginx
3 1 (0.55%) Confluence
3 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (6.56%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.02%) GitHub
2 16 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.37%) Office 365
4 7 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.83%) SaaS
5 6 (3.28%) PaaS
6 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.55%) Route 53
7 1 (0.55%) Slack
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.92%) Firewall
2 5 (2.73%) SSL
2 5 (2.73%) VPN
3 4 (2.19%) LAN
3 4 (2.19%) Network Security
3 4 (2.19%) SAN
3 4 (2.19%) WAN
3 4 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.64%) DHCP
4 3 (1.64%) DNS
4 3 (1.64%) IPsec
4 3 (1.64%) SSH
4 3 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.64%) VLAN
5 2 (1.09%) ATM
5 2 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.48%) SSDT
3 9 (4.92%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.19%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.64%) MySQL
6 3 (1.64%) Power BI
6 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.09%) Biml
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.55%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.55%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 22 (12.02%) Octopus Deploy
2 21 (11.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (8.74%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.65%) JIRA
4 14 (7.65%) Selenium
5 13 (7.10%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.37%) TestRail
6 8 (4.37%) VersionOne
7 3 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.64%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.64%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.09%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.09%) NUnit
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.09%) Subversion
8 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.55%) Appium
9 1 (0.55%) Calabash
9 1 (0.55%) SonarQube
General
1 59 (32.24%) Finance
2 31 (16.94%) Retail
3 6 (3.28%) Banking
4 4 (2.19%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.64%) Automotive
5 3 (1.64%) Electronics
5 3 (1.64%) Law
5 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.64%) Marketing
6 2 (1.09%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (32.24%) Developer
2 27 (14.75%) Analyst
3 24 (13.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (11.48%) .NET Applications Developer
4 21 (11.48%) .NET Developer
4 21 (11.48%) Applications Developer
4 21 (11.48%) SQL Developer
4 21 (11.48%) VB.NET Developer
5 18 (9.84%) Project Manager
6 17 (9.29%) IT Manager
6 17 (9.29%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.10%) Architect
8 11 (6.01%) IT Project Manager
9 10 (5.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.46%) Test Automation Engineer
9 10 (5.46%) Test Engineer
10 9 (4.92%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 8 (4.37%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (4.37%) Security Architect
12 7 (3.83%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.31%) .NET
2 30 (16.39%) HTML
3 29 (15.85%) CSS
4 27 (14.75%) AngularJS
4 27 (14.75%) Node.js
5 21 (11.48%) WinForms
6 20 (10.93%) React
7 18 (9.84%) jQuery
8 13 (7.10%) JSON
9 8 (4.37%) Web Services
10 7 (3.83%) MEAN Stack
11 6 (3.28%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.28%) RESTful
12 5 (2.73%) SOAP
12 5 (2.73%) XML
13 4 (2.19%) EDI
13 4 (2.19%) Hibernate
13 4 (2.19%) Spring
14 3 (1.64%) 802.1X
14 3 (1.64%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.02%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.83%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.83%) FMCG
4 7 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.73%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.19%) CMDB
6 4 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.19%) User Experience
7 3 (1.64%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.09%) AS400
8 2 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.09%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (1.09%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.14%) Windows
2 12 (6.56%) Linux
3 8 (4.37%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.28%) Windows 10
4 6 (3.28%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.73%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.64%) AIX
6 3 (1.64%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.09%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (1.09%) Android
7 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (22.95%) Test Automation
3 27 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (13.66%) Project Management
5 24 (13.11%) Customer Requirements
6 21 (11.48%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 20 (10.93%) Front End Development
7 20 (10.93%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (9.84%) ERP
9 16 (8.74%) Scrum
10 15 (8.20%) Coaching
10 15 (8.20%) ITIL
11 14 (7.65%) B2B
11 14 (7.65%) Information Security
12 13 (7.10%) Business Analysis
12 13 (7.10%) Collaborative Working
13 12 (6.56%) BDD
13 12 (6.56%) Data Management
13 12 (6.56%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.86%) JavaScript
1 40 (21.86%) SQL
2 22 (12.02%) VB.NET
3 17 (9.29%) Java
4 15 (8.20%) C#
5 5 (2.73%) C++
6 4 (2.19%) Python
6 4 (2.19%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.64%) C
7 3 (1.64%) Ruby
8 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.09%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.55%) Ada
9 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.55%) Perl
9 1 (0.55%) RPG
Qualifications
1 28 (15.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (11.48%) MCP
2 21 (11.48%) MCPD
3 18 (9.84%) Degree
4 7 (3.83%) MCSE
4 7 (3.83%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.19%) BC Cleared
5 4 (2.19%) CCNA
5 4 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.19%) DBS Check
5 4 (2.19%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.64%) HNC
6 3 (1.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (1.09%) CISM
7 2 (1.09%) CISSP
7 2 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.09%) SSCP
8 1 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) QA
2 10 (5.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.37%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.83%) COBIT
4 7 (3.83%) GDPR
5 6 (3.28%) ISO 9001
6 5 (2.73%) SLA
7 4 (2.19%) Data Quality
7 4 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.55%) GCP
9 1 (0.55%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 10 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.28%) BitLocker
3 3 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.64%) Firmware
3 3 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.64%) Snort
3 3 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.83%) Ansible
2 5 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.64%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.64%) SCCM
3 3 (1.64%) Snorby
3 3 (1.64%) Suricata
3 3 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.55%) Grafana
4 1 (0.55%) Packer
4 1 (0.55%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (24.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.46%) VMware
3 8 (4.37%) Cisco
4 7 (3.83%) Cadence
5 5 (2.73%) Google
5 5 (2.73%) Oracle
6 4 (2.19%) Citrix
7 3 (1.64%) HP
7 3 (1.64%) Juniper
7 3 (1.64%) ProCurve
7 3 (1.64%) Siemens
7 3 (1.64%) Symantec
7 3 (1.64%) Tableau
7 3 (1.64%) Veeam
8 2 (1.09%) IBM
8 2 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.09%) Remedy
8 2 (1.09%) webMethods
9 1 (0.55%) Cognos
9 1 (0.55%) Informatica