The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 52 39 39
Rank change year-on-year -13 0  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 9 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.51% 4.32% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 5.00% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 3
Median salary £38,003 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% -8.75%  
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 318 280 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 88.58% 86.42% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 311 264 167
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Worcestershire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Worcestershire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Worcester -8 4 £38,003 +21.60%
Redditch -8 2 £21,500 -21.81%
Malvern +10 1 £45,000 +23.28%
Evesham - 1 £47,500 -
Continuous Improvement
West Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) ISEB
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Velocity
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) VCP6
5 1 (7.69%) A/B Testing

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Junior
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Collaboration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Database Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Velocity
4 1 (7.69%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) VCP5
2 1 (7.69%) VCP6
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) VMware