Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 49 59
Rank change year-on-year -36 +10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 177 357 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.41% 5.51% 4.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 6.18% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 142 216 217
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.63% +13.98% -7.39%
10th Percentile £20,125 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £72,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

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 4604 5773 6695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.57% 89.06% 89.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3800 4565 5435
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -43 51 £43,750 -0.57% 5
Northamptonshire -18 45 £44,000 -12.00% 7
Leicestershire +9 42 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Derbyshire +18 34 £20,000 -41.18%
Lincolnshire -5 6 - - 3
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 63 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (25.42%) HTML
3 42 (23.73%) Test Automation
4 36 (20.34%) .NET
5 35 (19.77%) SQL
6 33 (18.64%) JavaScript
6 33 (18.64%) Finance
7 31 (17.51%) ITIL
7 31 (17.51%) Microsoft
7 31 (17.51%) HTML5
7 31 (17.51%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (16.38%) Degree
9 27 (15.25%) ASP.NET
9 27 (15.25%) C#
10 26 (14.69%) CSS
11 22 (12.43%) MVC
11 22 (12.43%) Microservices
12 21 (11.86%) Java
12 21 (11.86%) SQL Server
13 20 (11.30%) Data Analysis
14 19 (10.73%) Computer Science
15 18 (10.17%) Time Management
15 18 (10.17%) User Experience
15 18 (10.17%) Software Engineering
15 18 (10.17%) Project Management
15 18 (10.17%) Change Management
16 17 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
16 17 (9.60%) TDD
16 17 (9.60%) Scrum

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 14 (7.91%) NServiceBus
1 14 (7.91%) Sitefinity
2 7 (3.95%) Apache
2 7 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.56%) Confluence
5 1 (0.56%) Documentum
5 1 (0.56%) nginx
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.56%) MFGPRO
1 1 (0.56%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.95%) Serverless
3 4 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.13%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 2 (1.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.47%) Broadband
1 15 (8.47%) MPLS
2 8 (4.52%) HTTP
3 4 (2.26%) DHCP
3 4 (2.26%) DNS
3 4 (2.26%) Firewall
3 4 (2.26%) VLAN
4 2 (1.13%) Internet
4 2 (1.13%) IPsec
4 2 (1.13%) LAN
4 2 (1.13%) LDAP
4 2 (1.13%) PBX
4 2 (1.13%) SAN
4 2 (1.13%) SSH
4 2 (1.13%) SSL
4 2 (1.13%) VoIP
4 2 (1.13%) VPN
4 2 (1.13%) WAN
4 2 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.34%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.52%) Power BI
4 8 (4.52%) SQL Server 2016
4 8 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (3.39%) MySQL
7 4 (2.26%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.56%) Big Data
9 1 (0.56%) Biml
9 1 (0.56%) QlikView
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.91%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (7.34%) JIRA
4 12 (6.78%) Git (software)
5 11 (6.21%) Selenium
6 10 (5.65%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.95%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.82%) JUnit
8 5 (2.82%) TestRail
8 5 (2.82%) VersionOne
9 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.69%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.13%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.13%) Gradle
11 2 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.13%) Toad
12 1 (0.56%) CasperJS
12 1 (0.56%) Concordion
12 1 (0.56%) SonarQube
General
1 33 (18.64%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Manufacturing
2 7 (3.95%) Retail
3 6 (3.39%) Automotive
3 6 (3.39%) Marketing
4 5 (2.82%) Electronics
4 5 (2.82%) Local Government
5 3 (1.69%) Advertising
6 2 (1.13%) Banking
6 2 (1.13%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.13%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (33.33%) Developer
2 35 (19.77%) Analyst
3 15 (8.47%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 15 (8.47%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (8.47%) Service Analyst
3 15 (8.47%) Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (8.47%) Service Desk Support
3 15 (8.47%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 14 (7.91%) Applications Developer
4 14 (7.91%) Software Engineer
5 11 (6.21%) .NET Developer
5 11 (6.21%) Senior Developer
6 9 (5.08%) Business Analyst
6 9 (5.08%) Java Developer
6 9 (5.08%) Java Engineer
7 8 (4.52%) Test Engineer
8 7 (3.95%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (3.95%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (3.95%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (25.42%) HTML
2 36 (20.34%) .NET
3 31 (17.51%) HTML5
4 27 (15.25%) ASP.NET
5 26 (14.69%) CSS
6 16 (9.04%) .NET Framework
6 16 (9.04%) Node.js
7 14 (7.91%) Entity Framework
7 14 (7.91%) Kendo UI
8 13 (7.34%) Ajax
8 13 (7.34%) AngularJS
8 13 (7.34%) XML
9 12 (6.78%) JSON
9 12 (6.78%) REST
10 11 (6.21%) Spring
11 9 (5.08%) J2EE
11 9 (5.08%) React
12 7 (3.95%) Java SE
12 7 (3.95%) MDX
13 6 (3.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.51%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.73%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.17%) User Experience
4 17 (9.60%) Data Centre
5 15 (8.47%) iPhone
6 9 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.39%) Smart Meter
7 6 (3.39%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.13%) AS400
10 2 (1.13%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.13%) iSeries
10 2 (1.13%) Replication
10 2 (1.13%) Social Media
11 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.56%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.78%) Unix
2 10 (5.65%) Linux
3 8 (4.52%) Windows
4 6 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.69%) Android
5 3 (1.69%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.13%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (23.73%) Test Automation
3 31 (17.51%) ITIL
4 22 (12.43%) Microservices
4 22 (12.43%) MVC
5 20 (11.30%) Data Analysis
6 18 (10.17%) Change Management
6 18 (10.17%) Project Management
6 18 (10.17%) Software Engineering
6 18 (10.17%) Time Management
7 17 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (9.60%) Scrum
7 17 (9.60%) TDD
8 15 (8.47%) Network Management
8 15 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (8.47%) Ticket Management
9 14 (7.91%) Coaching
9 14 (7.91%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 14 (7.91%) SOLID
9 14 (7.91%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.77%) SQL
2 33 (18.64%) JavaScript
3 27 (15.25%) C#
4 21 (11.86%) Java
5 9 (5.08%) C
5 9 (5.08%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.08%) VBA
6 7 (3.95%) C++
6 7 (3.95%) Perl
7 3 (1.69%) Ada
7 3 (1.69%) MATLAB
7 3 (1.69%) PHP
8 2 (1.13%) COBOL
8 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.56%) Python
9 1 (0.56%) RPG
9 1 (0.56%) Ruby
9 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (16.38%) Degree
2 16 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.91%) MCP
3 14 (7.91%) MCPD
4 7 (3.95%) ISEB
4 7 (3.95%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 7 (3.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 7 (3.95%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 6 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.82%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.26%) CCNA
7 4 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.13%) CCNP
8 2 (1.13%) CEH
8 2 (1.13%) CISSP
8 2 (1.13%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.13%) MCSE
8 2 (1.13%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) QA
2 4 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.69%) DO-178B
3 3 (1.69%) SLA
4 2 (1.13%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.56%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.13%) Snort
2 2 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.56%) Docker
3 1 (0.56%) Firmware
3 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.13%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (1.13%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.13%) Snorby
2 2 (1.13%) Suricata
2 2 (1.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (17.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.47%) SolarWinds
3 7 (3.95%) HP
4 5 (2.82%) VMware
5 4 (2.26%) Cisco
5 4 (2.26%) Google
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle
6 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.69%) Telerik
7 2 (1.13%) hybris
7 2 (1.13%) Juniper
7 2 (1.13%) Marketo
7 2 (1.13%) ProCurve
7 2 (1.13%) SAP
7 2 (1.13%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.13%) Symantec
7 2 (1.13%) Veeam
8 1 (0.56%) Attivio
8 1 (0.56%) IFS
8 1 (0.56%) Infor