The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 169 - 151
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.027% - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £55,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2979 2614 2396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.78% 80.23% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 1714 1627
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Process Improvement
UK

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 29 July 2014. 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
Glasgow - 1 £55,000 -
Process Improvement
UK

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) BPEL
4 2 (25.00%) CA LISA
4 2 (25.00%) Green Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Cognizant
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Process Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) BPEL
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Cognizant
1 2 (25.00%) Green Hat