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 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
Process Improvement
Rank 146 155 147
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.23% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.29% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.45%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +2.15%
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
2631 2805 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.98% 81.97% 79.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1838 1446
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 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
Edinburgh -1 2 - -
Glasgow +10 1 - -
Process Improvement
UK

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (95.83%) Finance
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Banking
3 14 (58.33%) Java
3 14 (58.33%) Web Services
4 13 (54.17%) Oracle
4 13 (54.17%) JUnit
4 13 (54.17%) Linux
4 13 (54.17%) OO
4 13 (54.17%) RDBMS
4 13 (54.17%) OOD
4 13 (54.17%) Subversion
4 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
4 13 (54.17%) TDD
4 13 (54.17%) Spring
4 13 (54.17%) Investment Banking
4 13 (54.17%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (54.17%) BDD
4 13 (54.17%) REST
4 13 (54.17%) Relational Database
5 8 (33.33%) JAX-RS
5 8 (33.33%) Spring Integration
5 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 7 (29.17%) Six Sigma
7 5 (20.83%) Logistics
7 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
7 5 (20.83%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (20.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) thinkFolio
1 1 (4.17%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) RDBMS
1 13 (54.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) JUnit
1 13 (54.17%) Subversion
1 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (8.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (95.83%) Finance
2 14 (58.33%) Banking
3 13 (54.17%) Investment Banking
4 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
1 13 (54.17%) Java Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Web Services
2 13 (54.17%) Spring
2 13 (54.17%) REST
3 8 (33.33%) Spring Integration
3 8 (33.33%) JAX-RS
4 1 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) XSLT
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) TDD
2 13 (54.17%) OO
2 13 (54.17%) OOD
2 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (54.17%) Dependency Injection
2 13 (54.17%) BDD
3 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) Six Sigma
5 5 (20.83%) Logistics
5 5 (20.83%) Lean Six Sigma
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) Coaching
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Validation
6 3 (12.50%) Test Management
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 5 (20.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 5 (20.83%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (4.17%) Cognizant
3 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.17%) Green Hat
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Fidessa