The table below looks at the statistics for BPMN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank 237 225 245
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs citing BPMN 14 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 16
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
BPMN
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5776 5395 6019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.04% 82.77% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4812 4461 5018
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

BPMN Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BPMN
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BPMN across the North West region.

BPMN Salary Trend in the North West

BPMN
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BPMN across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

BPMN Salary Histogram in the North West

BPMN
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Cheshire -13 10 £41,250 +10.00%
Manchester 0 2 £42,500 +44.06% 1
Merseyside - 2 £22,000 -
BPMN
England

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing BPMN 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 BPMN.

1 34 (94.44%) Finance
2 33 (91.67%) UML
3 32 (88.89%) Systems Analysis
4 23 (63.89%) Business Analysis
5 22 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (61.11%) ISEB
6 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
7 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (25.00%) .NET
7 9 (25.00%) Data Mapping
8 3 (8.33%) MS Office
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.56%) SLA
9 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
9 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.56%) SQL
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
9 2 (5.56%) Use Case
10 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (2.78%) Business Process Improvement
10 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.78%) Lean Six Sigma
10 1 (2.78%) Degree
10 1 (2.78%) Front Office
10 1 (2.78%) Legal
10 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.78%) Retail

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing BPMN 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 BPMN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (94.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 36 (100.00%) Analyst
2 31 (86.11%) Systems Analyst
3 22 (61.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 15 (41.67%) Financial Business Analyst
4 15 (41.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 9 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 9 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
5 9 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 9 (25.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 9 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 9 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Process Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Business Process Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Business Change Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) UML
2 32 (88.89%) Systems Analysis
3 23 (63.89%) Business Analysis
4 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
5 9 (25.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (5.56%) Use Case
7 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Data Management
7 1 (2.78%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft