Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Continuous Improvement Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1149 1187 1258
Rank change year-on-year +38 +71 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Continuous Improvement Manager 27 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.002% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 7
UK median annual salary £65,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.64% +6.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £40,000 £43,300 £36,650
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,900 £56,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £47,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +46.60% -4.50% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,227 170,652 201,733
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135,816 142,093 168,706
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement Manager in the UK

Continuous Improvement Manager
Top 9 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 19 January 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
England +34 24 £67,500 +27.36%
UK excluding London +21 14 £70,000 +46.60%
London +26 12 £60,000 -14.29%
South East - 7 £71,250 -
East of England - 4 £37,500 -
Midlands +13 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £44,000 -
Wales - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 20 (74.07%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (66.67%) Six Sigma
3 15 (55.56%) Lean Six Sigma
4 11 (40.74%) Project Management
5 10 (37.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 10 (37.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 8 (29.63%) Process Improvement
7 7 (25.93%) Business Process Improvement
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (22.22%) Law
8 6 (22.22%) Change Management
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (22.22%) PMO
9 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (18.52%) Data Management
10 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
10 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
10 4 (14.81%) Process Management
10 4 (14.81%) Business Transformation
10 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) Coaching
11 2 (7.41%) IT Governance
11 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
11 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
11 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
11 2 (7.41%) ITIL
11 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
11 2 (7.41%) MS Visio

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 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Law
3 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) AS400
1 1 (3.70%) iSeries
1 1 (3.70%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (66.67%) Six Sigma
3 15 (55.56%) Lean Six Sigma
4 11 (40.74%) Project Management
5 8 (29.63%) Process Improvement
6 7 (25.93%) Business Process Improvement
6 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (22.22%) Change Management
8 5 (18.52%) Data Management
8 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
9 4 (14.81%) Business Transformation
9 4 (14.81%) Coaching
9 4 (14.81%) Process Management
10 2 (7.41%) IT Governance
10 2 (7.41%) ITIL
10 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
10 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
10 2 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
11 1 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 10 (37.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Minitab