Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 83 49
Rank change year-on-year +7 -34 +11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 169 182 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.89% 3.47% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 3.82% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 122 148 207
East Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.82% -17.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,338 £20,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,875 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 4,021 4,768 5,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.61% 90.99% 91.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,002 3,954 4,629
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +20 86 £43,500 +4.82% 10
Nottinghamshire +21 40 £44,139 -1.91% 14
Derbyshire +3 19 £31,750 +58.75% 8
Leicestershire -48 14 £60,000 +71.43% 9
Lincolnshire +19 5 £42,500 - 7
Continuous Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 106 (62.72%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (35.50%) .NET
3 57 (33.73%) Test Automation
4 55 (32.54%) Finance
5 47 (27.81%) Project Management
5 47 (27.81%) C#
5 47 (27.81%) SQL
5 47 (27.81%) Microsoft
6 45 (26.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 42 (24.85%) Scrum
8 40 (23.67%) Problem-Solving
9 39 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 38 (22.49%) SQL Server
11 36 (21.30%) Coaching
12 30 (17.75%) Degree
13 29 (17.16%) .NET Framework
13 29 (17.16%) HTML
14 28 (16.57%) Waterfall
15 26 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
15 26 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
16 25 (14.79%) MCPD
16 25 (14.79%) MCP
16 25 (14.79%) SOLID
16 25 (14.79%) Root Cause Analysis
17 24 (14.20%) Incident Management
18 23 (13.61%) Problem Management
18 23 (13.61%) Microservices
19 22 (13.02%) DevOps
19 22 (13.02%) RUP
20 21 (12.43%) ASP.NET

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 (8.28%) NServiceBus
1 14 (8.28%) Sitefinity
2 8 (4.73%) CMS
3 5 (2.96%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.18%) Confluence
4 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.59%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.10%) GitHub
2 5 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.78%) Office 365
4 2 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.59%) Route 53
5 1 (0.59%) SaaS
5 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.96%) SAN
2 3 (1.78%) VPN
3 2 (1.18%) HTTP
3 2 (1.18%) Internet
3 2 (1.18%) IPsec
3 2 (1.18%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.18%) WAN
3 2 (1.18%) Wireless
4 1 (0.59%) DHCP
4 1 (0.59%) DNS
4 1 (0.59%) Firewall
4 1 (0.59%) LAN
4 1 (0.59%) MPLS
4 1 (0.59%) NAS
4 1 (0.59%) Network Security
4 1 (0.59%) Skype
4 1 (0.59%) SSH
4 1 (0.59%) VLAN
4 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.59%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.49%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (9.47%) SSDT
4 14 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (7.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.73%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.37%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.78%) OLTP
10 2 (1.18%) Big Data
10 2 (1.18%) QlikView
11 1 (0.59%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.59%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (26.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 17 (10.06%) Cucumber
4 14 (8.28%) Selenium
5 8 (4.73%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.14%) SpecFlow
7 6 (3.55%) Gradle
8 5 (2.96%) JIRA
8 5 (2.96%) TestLink
9 3 (1.78%) NUnit
9 3 (1.78%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.78%) Subversion
10 2 (1.18%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.18%) TestRail
10 2 (1.18%) VersionOne
11 1 (0.59%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.59%) MSTest
11 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 55 (32.54%) Finance
2 15 (8.88%) Banking
3 13 (7.69%) Retail
4 6 (3.55%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.96%) Automotive
6 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Law
8 1 (0.59%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
8 1 (0.59%) Retail Finance
8 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (37.28%) Developer
2 29 (17.16%) Applications Developer
3 26 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 25 (14.79%) Analyst
5 21 (12.43%) SQL Developer
6 15 (8.88%) .NET Applications Developer
7 13 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 12 (7.10%) SQL Server Developer
9 11 (6.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (5.92%) Programme Manager
10 10 (5.92%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.33%) Digital Developer
12 8 (4.73%) IT Manager
12 8 (4.73%) Senior Applications Developer
12 8 (4.73%) Test Analyst
12 8 (4.73%) Tester
12 8 (4.73%) VB.NET Developer
13 7 (4.14%) Business Developer
13 7 (4.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 7 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (35.50%) .NET
2 29 (17.16%) .NET Framework
2 29 (17.16%) HTML
3 21 (12.43%) ASP.NET
4 19 (11.24%) Web Services
5 16 (9.47%) HTML5
6 14 (8.28%) CSS
7 11 (6.51%) WinForms
8 10 (5.92%) Entity Framework
9 9 (5.33%) Kendo UI
10 8 (4.73%) RESTful
11 7 (4.14%) CSS3
12 6 (3.55%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (3.55%) REST
12 6 (3.55%) Spring Boot
13 5 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.96%) JMS
13 5 (2.96%) WebSphere MQ
14 4 (2.37%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.10%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.14%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.55%) User Experience
5 5 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.96%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.37%) CMDB
7 3 (1.78%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.18%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.59%) EPoS
9 1 (0.59%) FMCG
9 1 (0.59%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.59%) Replication
9 1 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.24%) Windows
2 8 (4.73%) Linux
3 4 (2.37%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.78%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.59%) Unix
6 1 (0.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (62.72%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (33.73%) Test Automation
3 47 (27.81%) Project Management
4 42 (24.85%) Scrum
5 40 (23.67%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (21.30%) Coaching
7 28 (16.57%) Waterfall
8 25 (14.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 25 (14.79%) SOLID
9 24 (14.20%) Incident Management
10 23 (13.61%) Microservices
10 23 (13.61%) Problem Management
11 22 (13.02%) DevOps
11 22 (13.02%) RUP
12 20 (11.83%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 20 (11.83%) Mentoring
13 17 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (9.47%) Computer Science
14 16 (9.47%) ITIL
14 16 (9.47%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.81%) C#
1 47 (27.81%) SQL
2 39 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 19 (11.24%) PowerShell
4 15 (8.88%) Java
5 12 (7.10%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.96%) VBScript
7 4 (2.37%) C++
7 4 (2.37%) VB
8 3 (1.78%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.18%) C
9 2 (1.18%) Python
9 2 (1.18%) Ruby
10 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.59%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.59%) Groovy
10 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.59%) R
10 1 (0.59%) Scala
10 1 (0.59%) X++
Qualifications
1 30 (17.75%) Degree
2 26 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (14.79%) MCP
3 25 (14.79%) MCPD
4 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
5 12 (7.10%) DBS Check
6 11 (6.51%) BC Cleared
7 6 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (3.55%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.78%) ISEB
8 3 (1.78%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.59%) IIBA
9 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.88%) QA
2 7 (4.14%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.14%) SLA
3 5 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.78%) GDPR
5 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) Docker
1 6 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.59%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.59%) Firmware
3 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.18%) Grafana
2 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.18%) Puppet
3 1 (0.59%) Ansible
3 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.59%) Kibana
3 1 (0.59%) logstash
3 1 (0.59%) Packer
3 1 (0.59%) Terraform
3 1 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (27.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.14%) Oracle
2 7 (4.14%) VMware
3 6 (3.55%) IBM
4 5 (2.96%) Google
5 2 (1.18%) Cisco
5 2 (1.18%) Splunk
6 1 (0.59%) CommVault
6 1 (0.59%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (0.59%) HP
6 1 (0.59%) Infor
6 1 (0.59%) Juniper
6 1 (0.59%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.59%) NetApp
6 1 (0.59%) ProCurve
6 1 (0.59%) QNAP
6 1 (0.59%) SAP
6 1 (0.59%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.59%) Sophos
6 1 (0.59%) Xamarin