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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 163 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.054% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Process Improvement
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2934 3112 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.72% 83.32% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1839 2016 1670
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Process Improvement Salary Trend in Scotland

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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
Edinburgh 0 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Glasgow - 3 - -
Process Improvement
UK

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (50.00%) Line Management
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 4 (40.00%) Siebel
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) ATM
4 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) IVR
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (40.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Online Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Test Management
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) ATM
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) IVR
1 4 (40.00%) Online Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (70.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (50.00%) Line Management
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Test Management
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) TDD
7 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (10.00%) OOD
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Siebel
3 3 (30.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft