Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Continuous Improvement Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Improvement Manager
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1182 1255 1287
Rank change year-on-year +73 +32 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Continuous Improvement Manager 7 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 7
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +41.18% -33.33%
10th Percentile £37,813 £37,250 £33,550
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £44,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.73% -10.50% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170390 195237 215143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.99% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138628 164070 176467
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Continuous Improvement Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Continuous Improvement Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement Manager in the UK

Continuous Improvement Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement Manager in the UK

Continuous Improvement Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement Manager over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement Manager in the UK

Continuous Improvement Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 24 July 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
England +95 7 £52,500 -12.50%
UK excluding London +56 4 £50,000 +11.73%
Midlands +48 3 £50,000 -9.09%
London +45 3 £60,000 -4.00%
West Midlands +32 2 £52,500 -4.55%
North of England - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £46,250 -
North West - 1 - -

Continuous Improvement Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, Continuous Improvement Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Continuous Improvement Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) BPMN
3 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Process Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) SIPOC
4 1 (14.29%) PMO
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution

Continuous Improvement Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Blueworks
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) BPMN
3 2 (28.57%) Process Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) SIPOC
3 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) LANDesk