Continuous Improvement Jobs in the Midlands

Continual Improvement
England > Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the 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 26 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 20 37 40
Rank change year-on-year +17 +3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 954 610 659
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.62% 6.80% 5.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.46% 7.04% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 507 294 401
10th Percentile £29,250 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,750 £40,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £51,875 £50,647
Median % change year-on-year +1.20% +2.43% +1.29%
75th Percentile £66,250 £67,196 £68,750
90th Percentile £81,261 £72,500 £78,385
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +9.09%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands

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 Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,088 8,665 10,469
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 80.57% 96.55% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7,332 4,445 6,914
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,302 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.82%
75th Percentile £62,213 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in the Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in the Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Improvement in the Midlands over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in the Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in the 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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +18 727 £53,500 +1.90% 225
East Midlands +12 216 £47,500 -5.00% 134
Continuous Improvement
England

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.68%) Skype for Business
3 10 (1.05%) Confluence
4 9 (0.94%) Microsoft Exchange
5 6 (0.63%) Appian
5 6 (0.63%) IIS
6 5 (0.52%) nginx
7 2 (0.21%) SAS
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 355 (37.21%) Microsoft Office
2 222 (23.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.52%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.42%) Trello
7 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.42%) Shopify
3 2 (0.21%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) Odoo
4 1 (0.10%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 103 (10.80%) Azure
2 50 (5.24%) Power Platform
3 44 (4.61%) AWS
4 39 (4.09%) Azure DevOps
5 38 (3.98%) Microsoft 365
6 27 (2.83%) Dynamics 365
7 21 (2.20%) SaaS
8 10 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
9 9 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.94%) Entra ID
10 8 (0.84%) GCP
10 8 (0.84%) Google Workspace
10 8 (0.84%) Serverless
10 8 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
10 8 (0.84%) WhatsApp
11 7 (0.73%) IaaS
11 7 (0.73%) PaaS
11 7 (0.73%) Power Automate
11 7 (0.73%) PowerApps
12 6 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.56%) WAN
2 28 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
3 25 (2.62%) LAN
4 20 (2.10%) Firewall
5 18 (1.89%) Skype
6 17 (1.78%) VoIP
7 16 (1.68%) DNS
8 14 (1.47%) Network Security
8 14 (1.47%) SAN
8 14 (1.47%) VLAN
9 11 (1.15%) DHCP
10 9 (0.94%) SD-WAN
11 6 (0.63%) NAS
11 6 (0.63%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.63%) Wireless
12 5 (0.52%) BGP
12 5 (0.52%) HTTP
12 5 (0.52%) MPLS
12 5 (0.52%) OSPF
13 4 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (5.24%) Power BI
2 22 (2.31%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.47%) MySQL
4 13 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (1.15%) Data Mining
6 10 (1.05%) Tableau
7 8 (0.84%) Data Lake
7 8 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (0.84%) Power Query
8 5 (0.52%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.42%) Amazon Aurora
9 4 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.42%) InfluxDB
9 4 (0.42%) Metadata
9 4 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.42%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.31%) Big Data
10 3 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (2.94%) Git
2 27 (2.83%) JIRA
3 7 (0.73%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (0.63%) TeamCity
5 5 (0.52%) webpack
6 4 (0.42%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.31%) Burp Suite
7 3 (0.31%) Metasploit
7 3 (0.31%) sqlmap
8 2 (0.21%) GitLab
9 1 (0.10%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.10%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.10%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.10%) Terragrunt
9 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 387 (40.57%) Social Skills
2 244 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
3 186 (19.50%) Finance
4 176 (18.45%) Military
5 150 (15.72%) Influencing Skills
6 148 (15.51%) Organisational Skills
7 76 (7.97%) Retail
8 62 (6.50%) Manufacturing
9 46 (4.82%) Law
10 45 (4.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 41 (4.30%) Legal
12 23 (2.41%) Marketing
13 20 (2.10%) Public Sector
14 19 (1.99%) Automotive
15 15 (1.57%) Telecoms
16 14 (1.47%) Environmental Health
17 10 (1.05%) Electronics
17 10 (1.05%) Presentation Skills
18 9 (0.94%) Local Government
19 8 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 215 (22.54%) Analyst
2 179 (18.76%) Graduate
3 120 (12.58%) Product Analyst
4 116 (12.16%) Sales Analyst
5 66 (6.92%) Lead
6 53 (5.56%) Developer
6 53 (5.56%) Senior
7 40 (4.19%) IT Manager
8 36 (3.77%) IT Engineer
9 34 (3.56%) IT Support
9 34 (3.56%) Project Manager
10 25 (2.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 24 (2.52%) Support Engineer
12 21 (2.20%) Business Analyst
12 21 (2.20%) Help Desk Analyst
13 20 (2.10%) Consultant
14 19 (1.99%) Business Manager
15 15 (1.57%) IT Director
15 15 (1.57%) Systems Manager
16 14 (1.47%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.04%) .NET
2 24 (2.52%) React
3 17 (1.78%) Node.js
4 16 (1.68%) HTML
5 15 (1.57%) CSS
6 12 (1.26%) RESTful
7 9 (0.94%) .NET Core
7 9 (0.94%) ASP.NET
7 9 (0.94%) Jest
7 9 (0.94%) jQuery
8 8 (0.84%) EDI
9 7 (0.73%) AngularJS
10 6 (0.63%) Next.js
10 6 (0.63%) Redux
10 6 (0.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (0.63%) YAML
11 5 (0.52%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.52%) LAMP
11 5 (0.52%) LEMP Stack
11 5 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 184 (19.29%) Onboarding
2 79 (8.28%) Management Information System
3 46 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (2.52%) Driving Licence
5 20 (2.10%) Data Centre
6 18 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (1.68%) Product Ownership
8 15 (1.57%) NHS
9 12 (1.26%) SCADA
10 11 (1.15%) Fat Client
10 11 (1.15%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.15%) Thin Client
11 10 (1.05%) Cloud Native
12 9 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (0.94%) Operational Technology
12 9 (0.94%) PMI
13 8 (0.84%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.73%) IoT
14 7 (0.73%) Team-Oriented Environment
15 6 (0.63%) Low-Code
Operating Systems
1 72 (7.55%) Windows
2 36 (3.77%) Windows 10
3 31 (3.25%) Windows Server
4 23 (2.41%) Android
5 18 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.78%) Linux
7 15 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.36%) Windows 7
8 13 (1.36%) Windows 8
9 8 (0.84%) VMS
10 1 (0.10%) CentOS
10 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (38.99%) Customer Service
2 299 (31.34%) Problem-Solving
3 225 (23.58%) Process Improvement
4 219 (22.96%) Data Analysis
5 214 (22.43%) Logistics
6 193 (20.23%) Customer Experience
7 186 (19.50%) Creative Thinking
8 181 (18.97%) Project Management
9 180 (18.87%) Performance Metrics
10 176 (18.45%) Agile
10 176 (18.45%) Contingency Planning
11 128 (13.42%) Customer Requirements
12 121 (12.68%) Mathematics
13 85 (8.91%) Project Delivery
14 84 (8.81%) Service Delivery
15 80 (8.39%) DevOps
16 75 (7.86%) Change Management
17 74 (7.76%) Decision-Making
18 72 (7.55%) Analytics
19 69 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (5.03%) SQL
2 37 (3.88%) JavaScript
3 33 (3.46%) Python
4 29 (3.04%) PowerShell
5 23 (2.41%) C#
6 12 (1.26%) TypeScript
7 9 (0.94%) Data Analysis Expressions
8 8 (0.84%) Java
8 8 (0.84%) T-SQL
9 7 (0.73%) Bicep
9 7 (0.73%) C++
9 7 (0.73%) PHP
9 7 (0.73%) VB
10 6 (0.63%) Kotlin
10 6 (0.63%) R
11 5 (0.52%) Bash
12 3 (0.31%) C
12 3 (0.31%) Dart
12 3 (0.31%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.21%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 422 (44.23%) Degree
2 19 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (1.99%) PMI Certification
2 19 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.68%) Azure Certification
4 14 (1.47%) CISSP
5 12 (1.26%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.15%) DBS Check
7 10 (1.05%) CISM
7 10 (1.05%) Master's Degree
7 10 (1.05%) PMP
8 9 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.73%) APMG
10 7 (0.73%) CISA
10 7 (0.73%) CRISC
10 7 (0.73%) HNC
11 6 (0.63%) GIAC
11 6 (0.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 5 (0.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.81%) QA
2 33 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (2.52%) GDPR
3 24 (2.52%) SLA
4 13 (1.36%) PMO
5 10 (1.05%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.94%) Accessibility
7 7 (0.73%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 5 (0.52%) NIST
9 4 (0.42%) GRC
9 4 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
10 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.21%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 12207
11 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 15288
12 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.10%) NCSC
12 1 (0.10%) NIST 800
System Software
1 50 (5.24%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.89%) Docker
3 18 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.42%) pfSense
5 3 (0.31%) Firmware
5 3 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.21%) Embedded Firmware
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (1.99%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.26%) SCCM
2 12 (1.26%) Terraform
3 6 (0.63%) Functional Safety
4 5 (0.52%) Grafana
5 4 (0.42%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.42%) SCOM
6 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.10%) Ansible
7 1 (0.10%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.10%) VxRail
Vendors
1 168 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 30 (3.14%) Cisco
3 27 (2.83%) SAP
3 27 (2.83%) VMware
4 25 (2.62%) Google
5 15 (1.57%) Dell
5 15 (1.57%) ServiceNow
6 11 (1.15%) Oracle
7 9 (0.94%) Citrix
8 8 (0.84%) Databricks
8 8 (0.84%) Dynatrace
8 8 (0.84%) HP
8 8 (0.84%) Veeam
9 7 (0.73%) Minitab
9 7 (0.73%) Salesforce
9 7 (0.73%) SolarWinds
10 6 (0.63%) Zscaler
11 5 (0.52%) Aruba
11 5 (0.52%) Facebook
11 5 (0.52%) Juniper