Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 51 62
Rank change year-on-year -30 +11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 194 295 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.63% 4.90% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 5.50% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 172 149 174
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% +19.98% -7.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,750 £56,925
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -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 4,750 5,359 6,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.90% 89.05% 88.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,991 4,284 4,759
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 0 67 £41,500 -20.95% 8
Nottinghamshire -32 61 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Leicestershire +3 35 £48,250 -16.09% 7
Derbyshire -11 19 £30,000 -20.00% 6
Lincolnshire -13 9 - - 3
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 64 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.35%) HTML
3 52 (26.80%) JavaScript
4 48 (24.74%) Finance
5 47 (24.23%) Test Automation
6 44 (22.68%) Microsoft
7 40 (20.62%) .NET
8 36 (18.56%) CSS
9 34 (17.53%) SQL
10 30 (15.46%) Node.js
11 28 (14.43%) AngularJS
12 27 (13.92%) Degree
13 26 (13.40%) React
13 26 (13.40%) Front End Development
13 26 (13.40%) C#
14 25 (12.89%) ASP.NET
14 25 (12.89%) SQL Server
14 25 (12.89%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (12.89%) Team Foundation Server
15 24 (12.37%) HTML5
15 24 (12.37%) MCPD
15 24 (12.37%) jQuery
15 24 (12.37%) Octopus Deploy
15 24 (12.37%) Event-Driven Architecture
15 24 (12.37%) Project Management
15 24 (12.37%) MCP
15 24 (12.37%) Greenfield Project
16 21 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (10.31%) ITIL
17 20 (10.31%) MVC

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 16 (8.25%) NServiceBus
1 16 (8.25%) Sitefinity
2 3 (1.55%) nginx
3 2 (1.03%) Apache
3 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.52%) Documentum
4 1 (0.52%) SAS
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (6.70%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Cognos Controller
1 2 (1.03%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.12%) GitHub
3 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.03%) Office 365
4 2 (1.03%) Serverless
5 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.52%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) Broadband
1 6 (3.09%) Firewall
1 6 (3.09%) MPLS
1 6 (3.09%) SAN
2 4 (2.06%) LAN
2 4 (2.06%) WAN
3 3 (1.55%) ATM
3 3 (1.55%) Network Security
3 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.03%) HTTP
4 2 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.03%) SSL
4 2 (1.03%) VPN
5 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.52%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) Modbus
5 1 (0.52%) RS-485
5 1 (0.52%) SMS
5 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.64%) Power BI
2 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.12%) SSDT
4 7 (3.61%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.52%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.52%) GIS
6 1 (0.52%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (12.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (12.37%) Octopus Deploy
3 14 (7.22%) Selenium
4 13 (6.70%) JIRA
5 11 (5.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.09%) TestRail
6 6 (3.09%) VersionOne
7 5 (2.58%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.06%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.06%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.03%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.03%) Toad
9 2 (1.03%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.52%) SonarQube
General
1 48 (24.74%) Finance
2 9 (4.64%) Automotive
2 9 (4.64%) Retail
3 7 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.09%) Banking
5 5 (2.58%) Electronics
6 4 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.06%) Law
6 4 (2.06%) Marketing
7 3 (1.55%) Games
7 3 (1.55%) Local Government
8 2 (1.03%) Advertising
9 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (38.66%) Developer
2 35 (18.04%) Analyst
3 26 (13.40%) JavaScript Developer
4 25 (12.89%) Senior Developer
5 24 (12.37%) Applications Developer
6 16 (8.25%) .NET Developer
7 12 (6.19%) Senior Applications Developer
7 12 (6.19%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 11 (5.67%) SQL Developer
8 11 (5.67%) Test Automation Engineer
8 11 (5.67%) Test Engineer
9 9 (4.64%) IT Manager
10 8 (4.12%) .NET Applications Developer
10 8 (4.12%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.12%) VB.NET Developer
11 7 (3.61%) Business Systems Analyst
11 7 (3.61%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (28.35%) HTML
2 40 (20.62%) .NET
3 36 (18.56%) CSS
4 30 (15.46%) Node.js
5 28 (14.43%) AngularJS
6 26 (13.40%) React
7 25 (12.89%) ASP.NET
8 24 (12.37%) HTML5
8 24 (12.37%) jQuery
9 17 (8.76%) .NET Framework
10 16 (8.25%) Entity Framework
10 16 (8.25%) Kendo UI
11 14 (7.22%) JSON
12 8 (4.12%) WinForms
13 7 (3.61%) MDX
13 7 (3.61%) XML
14 6 (3.09%) EDI
15 5 (2.58%) Ajax
16 4 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 4 (2.06%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.37%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.73%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.19%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.67%) Data Centre
6 10 (5.15%) User Experience
7 8 (4.12%) Smart Meter
8 6 (3.09%) iPhone
9 4 (2.06%) AS400
9 4 (2.06%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.55%) iSeries
10 3 (1.55%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.55%) Raspberry Pi
11 2 (1.03%) e-Learning
11 2 (1.03%) FMCG
11 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.03%) Replication
12 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.79%) Windows
2 9 (4.64%) Linux
3 6 (3.09%) Unix
4 5 (2.58%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.55%) AIX
6 3 (1.55%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (1.55%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.03%) Android
8 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (24.23%) Test Automation
3 26 (13.40%) Front End Development
4 24 (12.37%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 24 (12.37%) Project Management
5 20 (10.31%) ITIL
5 20 (10.31%) MVC
6 19 (9.79%) Microservices
7 16 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (8.25%) SOLID
7 16 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (7.73%) Customer Requirements
9 14 (7.22%) B2B
9 14 (7.22%) Scrum
9 14 (7.22%) Test Strategy
9 14 (7.22%) Workflow
10 13 (6.70%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.70%) SDLC
11 12 (6.19%) Coaching
11 12 (6.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.80%) JavaScript
2 34 (17.53%) SQL
3 26 (13.40%) C#
4 14 (7.22%) Java
5 9 (4.64%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.12%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.61%) C
8 6 (3.09%) C++
9 4 (2.06%) VBA
10 3 (1.55%) Ada
10 3 (1.55%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.03%) Perl
11 2 (1.03%) PHP
11 2 (1.03%) RPG
11 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (13.92%) Degree
2 25 (12.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (12.37%) MCP
3 24 (12.37%) MCPD
4 5 (2.58%) ISEB
4 5 (2.58%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.06%) CCNA
5 4 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.03%) CISM
6 2 (1.03%) CISSP
6 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (1.03%) SSCP
7 1 (0.52%) HNC
7 1 (0.52%) IIBA
7 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.12%) QA
1 8 (4.12%) SLA
2 6 (3.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.58%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.55%) DO-178B
5 2 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (1.03%) GDPR
5 2 (1.03%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.52%) COBIT
6 1 (0.52%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.55%) Docker
4 2 (1.03%) Firmware
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.55%) Ansible
2 3 (1.55%) SCCM
3 2 (1.03%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 44 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.15%) VMware
3 7 (3.61%) Oracle
4 6 (3.09%) SolarWinds
5 5 (2.58%) Cisco
5 5 (2.58%) HP
6 4 (2.06%) Citrix
7 3 (1.55%) Tableau
7 3 (1.55%) Telerik
8 2 (1.03%) Cadence
8 2 (1.03%) Cognos
8 2 (1.03%) Google
8 2 (1.03%) IBM
8 2 (1.03%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.03%) Remedy
8 2 (1.03%) SAP
9 1 (0.52%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.52%) webMethods