The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 94 91 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 12 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.98% 0.94% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.11% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 8
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £69,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Process Improvement
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1074 1082 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.75% 85.00% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 795 866 639
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Essex region.

Process Improvement Salary Trend in Essex

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Process Improvement Salary Histogram in Essex

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +1 4 - -
Basildon -15 1 £57,500 +91.66%
Witham - 1 - -
Thurrock - 1 £60,000 -
Process Improvement
East of England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Process Improvement.

1 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) ISEB
3 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) Six Sigma
3 6 (31.58%) Business Process Improvement
3 6 (31.58%) SDLC
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Security Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
4 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
4 5 (26.32%) QA
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) MS Project
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (15.79%) MS Project
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
1 2 (10.53%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Power BI
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Associate Director
2 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) PMO Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Procurement Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) SAP MM Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Business Process Improvement
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
2 6 (31.58%) Six Sigma
3 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Security Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (10.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ISEB
2 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
2 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
4 2 (10.53%) PMP
5 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft