The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 58 45 53
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 16 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.21% 3.29% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 3.70% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 12
Median salary £67,500 £48,655 £51,792
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.73% -6.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,731 £28,428
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £51,579 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 630 594 611
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 87.02% 88.79% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 477 493 494
Median salary £39,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Leicestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Leicestershire.

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Leicestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Leicestershire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -17 14 £67,500 +38.73% 3
Loughborough - 1 £44,000 -
Continuous Improvement
East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 28 (68.29%) ITIL
2 27 (65.85%) SLA
3 25 (60.98%) Service Delivery
3 25 (60.98%) Supplier Management
4 21 (51.22%) Retail
5 17 (41.46%) Business Continuity
5 17 (41.46%) ITIL V3
6 15 (36.59%) Service Desk Management
7 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (19.51%) Hyperion
8 8 (19.51%) CODA
8 8 (19.51%) EPoS
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle
8 8 (19.51%) Finance
8 8 (19.51%) Retail-J
9 6 (14.63%) Degree
9 6 (14.63%) C#
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
10 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.76%) CSS
11 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
11 4 (9.76%) HTML
11 4 (9.76%) .NET
11 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
11 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
11 4 (9.76%) QA
11 4 (9.76%) Service Design
12 3 (7.32%) SFIA
12 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (7.32%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (51.22%) Retail
2 8 (19.51%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Back Office
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Delivery Manager
1 17 (41.46%) Service Manager
1 17 (41.46%) Services Delivery Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Applications Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Applications Support
2 8 (19.51%) Applications Support Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Support Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Architecture Manager
4 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.32%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.32%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Service Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Head of Information Systems
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 4 (9.76%) HTML
3 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (4.88%) JSON
3 2 (4.88%) LINQ
3 2 (4.88%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) EPoS
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) ITIL
2 25 (60.98%) Service Delivery
2 25 (60.98%) Supplier Management
3 17 (41.46%) Business Continuity
3 17 (41.46%) ITIL V3
4 15 (36.59%) Service Desk Management
5 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.76%) Service Design
7 3 (7.32%) Content Management
7 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.32%) Service Management
7 3 (7.32%) SFIA
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security
8 2 (4.88%) MVC
8 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) C#
2 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) VB
4 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.88%) MCSD
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (65.85%) SLA
2 4 (9.76%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) CODA
1 8 (19.51%) Hyperion
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft