Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 86 44
Rank change year-on-year +11 -42 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 187 153 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.96% 3.05% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 3.38% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 149 117 249
East Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -13.04% +8.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,750 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 4,332 4,530 5,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.80% 90.35% 90.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,462 3,765 4,638
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,125 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +35 103 £43,500 -3.33% 12
Nottinghamshire +5 39 £52,500 +23.53% 20
Derbyshire -6 19 £42,500 +112.50% 7
Leicestershire -26 14 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Lincolnshire - 5 £42,500 - 5
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 113 (60.43%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (42.25%) Finance
3 66 (35.29%) .NET
4 63 (33.69%) Test Automation
5 55 (29.41%) SQL
5 55 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 54 (28.88%) C#
7 49 (26.20%) Project Management
7 49 (26.20%) Scrum
8 46 (24.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 44 (23.53%) Coaching
9 44 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
10 43 (22.99%) SQL Server
11 39 (20.86%) JavaScript
12 36 (19.25%) Waterfall
13 34 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 31 (16.58%) Windows
14 31 (16.58%) .NET Framework
14 31 (16.58%) Octopus Deploy
15 30 (16.04%) MCPD
15 30 (16.04%) MCP
16 28 (14.97%) Java
16 28 (14.97%) Incident Management
17 27 (14.44%) Cucumber
18 26 (13.90%) Root Cause Analysis
18 26 (13.90%) Problem Management
18 26 (13.90%) SOLID
18 26 (13.90%) Web Services
19 25 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (12.83%) Selenium

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 15 (8.02%) NServiceBus
1 15 (8.02%) Sitefinity
2 9 (4.81%) CMS
3 4 (2.14%) Confluence
3 4 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.56%) GitHub
2 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.67%) Office 365
4 4 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.60%) PaaS
5 3 (1.60%) SaaS
6 2 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.07%) Slack
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.53%) Route 53
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.67%) VPN
2 4 (2.14%) Firewall
2 4 (2.14%) IPsec
3 3 (1.60%) DHCP
3 3 (1.60%) DNS
3 3 (1.60%) SSH
3 3 (1.60%) SSL
3 3 (1.60%) VLAN
3 3 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.07%) Network Security
4 2 (1.07%) SAN
4 2 (1.07%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.07%) Wireless
5 1 (0.53%) HTTP
5 1 (0.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) MPLS
5 1 (0.53%) NAS
5 1 (0.53%) Skype
5 1 (0.53%) WAN
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.23%) SSDT
3 17 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (8.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (7.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.74%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.14%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.60%) MySQL
9 3 (1.60%) OLTP
10 2 (1.07%) QlikView
11 1 (0.53%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.53%) Biml
11 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 46 (24.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (16.58%) Octopus Deploy
3 27 (14.44%) Cucumber
4 24 (12.83%) Selenium
5 19 (10.16%) JIRA
6 12 (6.42%) Git (software)
7 10 (5.35%) TestRail
7 10 (5.35%) VersionOne
8 8 (4.28%) Gradle
8 8 (4.28%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.67%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.67%) NUnit
9 5 (2.67%) Subversion
10 4 (2.14%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.60%) SonarQube
12 2 (1.07%) Ant
12 2 (1.07%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.07%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.53%) JBehave
General
1 79 (42.25%) Finance
2 19 (10.16%) Retail
3 18 (9.63%) Banking
4 6 (3.21%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Advertising
5 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.60%) Marketing
6 2 (1.07%) Automotive
6 2 (1.07%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (41.71%) Developer
2 34 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 27 (14.44%) .NET Developer
4 25 (13.37%) SQL Developer
5 22 (11.76%) Analyst
6 17 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
7 15 (8.02%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.49%) Senior Developer
9 13 (6.95%) SQL Server Developer
10 11 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
10 11 (5.88%) Test Engineer
10 11 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
11 10 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.35%) Digital Developer
11 10 (5.35%) IT Manager
11 10 (5.35%) Programme Manager
11 10 (5.35%) Senior Applications Developer
12 9 (4.81%) Project Manager
13 8 (4.28%) Business Analyst
13 8 (4.28%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (35.29%) .NET
2 31 (16.58%) .NET Framework
3 26 (13.90%) Web Services
4 22 (11.76%) HTML
5 18 (9.63%) ASP.NET
6 15 (8.02%) WinForms
7 11 (5.88%) RESTful
8 10 (5.35%) Entity Framework
9 9 (4.81%) AngularJS
9 9 (4.81%) HTML5
9 9 (4.81%) Kendo UI
10 8 (4.28%) Hibernate
10 8 (4.28%) Spring
11 7 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (3.21%) CSS
12 6 (3.21%) SOAP
12 6 (3.21%) Spring Boot
13 5 (2.67%) Angular 2
13 5 (2.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.28%) CMDB
3 8 (4.28%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.74%) User Experience
5 4 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.07%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.07%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.53%) Fintech
7 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.58%) Windows
2 12 (6.42%) Linux
3 6 (3.21%) Mac OS
4 5 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.14%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.60%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.60%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.53%) Android
7 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (60.43%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (33.69%) Test Automation
3 49 (26.20%) Project Management
3 49 (26.20%) Scrum
4 44 (23.53%) Coaching
4 44 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (19.25%) Waterfall
6 28 (14.97%) Incident Management
7 26 (13.90%) Problem Management
7 26 (13.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 26 (13.90%) SOLID
8 25 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (12.83%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 24 (12.83%) RUP
10 19 (10.16%) Microservices
10 19 (10.16%) TDD
11 18 (9.63%) BDD
11 18 (9.63%) Process Improvement
12 17 (9.09%) DevOps
12 17 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 55 (29.41%) SQL
2 54 (28.88%) C#
3 39 (20.86%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.97%) Java
5 16 (8.56%) VB.NET
6 15 (8.02%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.67%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.60%) C
9 2 (1.07%) Python
9 2 (1.07%) Ruby
9 2 (1.07%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.53%) C++
10 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.53%) VB
10 1 (0.53%) VBA
10 1 (0.53%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (16.04%) MCP
2 30 (16.04%) MCPD
3 21 (11.23%) Security Cleared
4 17 (9.09%) DBS Check
5 16 (8.56%) BC Cleared
5 16 (8.56%) Degree
6 5 (2.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.14%) MCSE
8 2 (1.07%) IIBA
8 2 (1.07%) ISEB
8 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.53%) CCNA
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.53%) HNC
9 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (4.28%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.74%) QA
3 6 (3.21%) GDPR
4 4 (2.14%) COBIT
4 4 (2.14%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.14%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.60%) SLA
6 2 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.21%) Docker
2 5 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.60%) BitLocker
3 3 (1.60%) Snort
3 3 (1.60%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.07%) Firmware
5 1 (0.53%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) FortiGate
1 3 (1.60%) Snorby
1 3 (1.60%) Suricata
1 3 (1.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.07%) Grafana
2 2 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.07%) Puppet
3 1 (0.53%) Ansible
3 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.53%) Packer
3 1 (0.53%) Terraform
3 1 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.35%) Google
3 6 (3.21%) VMware
4 4 (2.14%) Cisco
4 4 (2.14%) Oracle
5 3 (1.60%) HP
5 3 (1.60%) Juniper
5 3 (1.60%) ProCurve
5 3 (1.60%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.60%) Symantec
5 3 (1.60%) Veeam
6 2 (1.07%) hybris
7 1 (0.53%) CommVault
7 1 (0.53%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.53%) NetApp
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Siemens
7 1 (0.53%) Sophos
7 1 (0.53%) Splunk
7 1 (0.53%) Xamarin