Period
to 13 July 2020

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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 80 74
Rank change year-on-year +28 -6 +33
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 88 142 191
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.51% 3.42% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 3.75% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 68 82 175
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,687 £32,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,625 £70,450
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -0.94% +0.95%

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 1,781 3,784 4,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.19% 91.27% 92.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 2,892 4,059
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,239 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,375 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

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 13 July 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +40 32 £43,750 -2.78% 4
Northamptonshire +25 26 £47,500 +13.04% 2
Leicestershire +39 19 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Derbyshire -13 3 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Lincolnshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.73%) Azure
3 19 (21.59%) Finance
3 19 (21.59%) ITIL
3 19 (21.59%) Project Management
4 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 18 (20.45%) .NET
4 18 (20.45%) Project Delivery
5 15 (17.05%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (17.05%) C#
6 14 (15.91%) Line Management
6 14 (15.91%) Degree
6 14 (15.91%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (13.64%) .NET Framework
7 12 (13.64%) QA
7 12 (13.64%) Windows
7 12 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 11 (12.50%) Change Management
8 11 (12.50%) Service Management
8 11 (12.50%) TDD
8 11 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (11.36%) Retail
9 10 (11.36%) Management Information System
9 10 (11.36%) SQL
9 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (11.36%) SaaS
10 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
10 9 (10.23%) Linux
10 9 (10.23%) Scrum
10 9 (10.23%) Public Sector

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 (3.41%) CMS
1 3 (3.41%) Kentico
1 3 (3.41%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (3.41%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.14%) IIS
2 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.41%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.73%) Azure
2 10 (11.36%) SaaS
3 5 (5.68%) Office 365
3 5 (5.68%) PaaS
4 3 (3.41%) IaaS
5 2 (2.27%) AWS
6 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.14%) GCP
6 1 (1.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) Wireless
3 2 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (1.14%) DNS
4 1 (1.14%) Firewall
4 1 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) UniData
2 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.14%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Selenium
2 4 (4.55%) JIRA
2 4 (4.55%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.41%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.27%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (2.27%) Toad
5 1 (1.14%) Ant
5 1 (1.14%) AppVeyor
5 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.14%) Snyk
5 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (21.59%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Retail
3 9 (10.23%) Public Sector
4 7 (7.95%) Back Office
5 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.41%) Marketing
7 2 (2.27%) Local Government
8 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (17.05%) Project Manager
2 12 (13.64%) Architect
3 9 (10.23%) Developer
3 9 (10.23%) IT Manager
4 7 (7.95%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) ERP Manager
5 6 (6.82%) ERP Project Manager
5 6 (6.82%) SAP Manager
5 6 (6.82%) SAP Project Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Integration Test Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) .NET
2 12 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET Core
5 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (4.55%) .NET Core
6 4 (4.55%) Gherkin
6 4 (4.55%) Vue.js
7 2 (2.27%) CSS
7 2 (2.27%) HTML
7 2 (2.27%) jQuery
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.14%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.14%) Ember.js
8 1 (1.14%) LAMP
8 1 (1.14%) Middleware
8 1 (1.14%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.14%) Web Services
8 1 (1.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.82%) User Experience
4 4 (4.55%) Cloud Native
4 4 (4.55%) Social Media
5 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.27%) CCTV
6 2 (2.27%) CMDB
6 2 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) Replication
6 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.14%) FMCG
7 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Windows
2 9 (10.23%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.14%) Unix
5 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.59%) ITIL
2 19 (21.59%) Project Management
3 18 (20.45%) Project Delivery
4 15 (17.05%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (15.91%) Line Management
6 12 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 11 (12.50%) Change Management
7 11 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 11 (12.50%) Service Management
7 11 (12.50%) TDD
8 9 (10.23%) Scrum
8 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.09%) BDD
9 8 (9.09%) People Management
9 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.95%) Coaching
10 7 (7.95%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.05%) C#
2 10 (11.36%) SQL
3 8 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.41%) Python
8 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.14%) Java
9 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) APMP
2 7 (7.95%) MAPM
2 7 (7.95%) PMI Certification
2 7 (7.95%) PMP
3 3 (3.41%) CCNP
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.41%) ISEB
3 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.41%) MCSE
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.27%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.14%) CCNA
5 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.14%) LPIC
5 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.14%) MCP
5 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) QA
2 6 (6.82%) PMO
3 4 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Docker
2 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.27%) BitLocker
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.14%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.14%) XenApp
4 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.27%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) Ariba
2 6 (6.82%) Concur
2 6 (6.82%) SAP
2 6 (6.82%) Workday
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle
4 3 (3.41%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.27%) Citrix
5 2 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) GoCardless
6 1 (1.14%) Google
6 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.14%) Spotify
6 1 (1.14%) Talend
6 1 (1.14%) TSYS
6 1 (1.14%) VMware