The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
England / South West
Rank 163 162 154
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 69 89 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.39% 1.60% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.79% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 53 60 79
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,760 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,625 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -3.05%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4365 4970 5165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.13% 89.10% 86.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3576 4207 4319
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Process Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Process Improvement Salary Trend in the South West

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Process Improvement Salary Histogram in the South West

Process Improvement
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +19 31 £40,000 +16.38% 8
Wiltshire +33 17 £40,500 -17.34% 5
Dorset +7 10 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Gloucestershire -21 5 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Somerset +4 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Devon -4 2 - -
Cornwall - 2 - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 51 (40.80%) Finance
2 48 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (24.80%) Project Management
4 28 (22.40%) ITIL
5 24 (19.20%) Business Analysis
6 21 (16.80%) Change Management
6 21 (16.80%) Waterfall
6 21 (16.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (16.00%) Degree
7 20 (16.00%) QA
8 19 (15.20%) Workflow
8 19 (15.20%) Java
8 19 (15.20%) SQL
8 19 (15.20%) SDLC
9 18 (14.40%) Change Control
9 18 (14.40%) Business Process Improvement
9 18 (14.40%) ISEB
10 17 (13.60%) Service Management
10 17 (13.60%) Telecoms
10 17 (13.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (13.60%) Retail
11 15 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (12.00%) Web Services
11 15 (12.00%) CRM
12 14 (11.20%) Six Sigma
12 14 (11.20%) Integration Testing
12 14 (11.20%) JIRA
13 13 (10.40%) Software Testing
13 13 (10.40%) ISTQB
13 13 (10.40%) Banking

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.40%) Apache
3 2 (1.60%) IIS
4 1 (0.80%) CMS
4 1 (0.80%) Drupal
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MS Visio
2 10 (8.00%) MS Office
3 6 (4.80%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.60%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (1.60%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Lucidchart
2 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.80%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) Firewall
2 3 (2.40%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (2.40%) VPN
3 2 (1.60%) DHCP
3 2 (1.60%) DNS
3 2 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.60%) LAN
3 2 (1.60%) Network Security
3 2 (1.60%) WAN
4 1 (0.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) DB2
4 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (11.20%) JIRA
2 11 (8.80%) Selenium
3 10 (8.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (6.40%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.60%) Bugzilla
6 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.40%) Ant
7 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.40%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.40%) Maven
7 3 (2.40%) Subversion
8 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (40.80%) Finance
2 17 (13.60%) Retail
2 17 (13.60%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.40%) Banking
4 7 (5.60%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.00%) Back Office
6 4 (3.20%) Billing
6 4 (3.20%) Marketing
7 3 (2.40%) Electronics
7 3 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.60%) Games
9 1 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.80%) Local Government
9 1 (0.80%) Military
9 1 (0.80%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (29.60%) Analyst
2 18 (14.40%) Business Analyst
3 17 (13.60%) Developer
3 17 (13.60%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.40%) Software Project Manager
5 11 (8.80%) Service Manager
6 10 (8.00%) Test Analyst
7 9 (7.20%) Software Manager
8 7 (5.60%) Software Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Business Test Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Head of Service Management
9 6 (4.80%) IT Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Software Test Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) Business IT Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Consultant
10 5 (4.00%) IT Business Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (3.20%) Head of Portfolio Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.00%) Web Services
2 12 (9.60%) .NET
2 12 (9.60%) jQuery
3 9 (7.20%) .NET Framework
3 9 (7.20%) ASP.NET
3 9 (7.20%) Entity Framework
3 9 (7.20%) HTML
4 8 (6.40%) CSS
5 7 (5.60%) J2EE
5 7 (5.60%) SOAP
5 7 (5.60%) Spring
5 7 (5.60%) XML
6 6 (4.80%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.80%) REST
6 6 (4.80%) RESTful
7 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (4.00%) LINQ
8 4 (3.20%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.40%) Backbone.js
9 3 (2.40%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.40%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.20%) Virtual Team
4 8 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.60%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (3.20%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.20%) N-Tier
7 4 (3.20%) Statistics
8 3 (2.40%) CESG
8 3 (2.40%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.40%) Data Extraction
8 3 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.40%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.40%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.40%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.60%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.60%) User Experience
10 1 (0.80%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.20%) Windows
2 2 (1.60%) Linux
2 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (24.80%) Project Management
3 28 (22.40%) ITIL
4 24 (19.20%) Business Analysis
5 21 (16.80%) Change Management
5 21 (16.80%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (16.80%) Waterfall
6 19 (15.20%) SDLC
6 19 (15.20%) Workflow
7 18 (14.40%) Business Process Improvement
7 18 (14.40%) Change Control
8 17 (13.60%) Service Management
8 17 (13.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (12.00%) CRM
9 15 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (11.20%) Integration Testing
10 14 (11.20%) Six Sigma
11 13 (10.40%) ITSM
11 13 (10.40%) Software Testing
12 12 (9.60%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.20%) Java
1 19 (15.20%) SQL
2 11 (8.80%) C#
2 11 (8.80%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.40%) C
4 3 (2.40%) Python
4 3 (2.40%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.40%) VBA
5 2 (1.60%) Perl
5 2 (1.60%) PHP
5 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.60%) VB
6 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.80%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Degree
2 18 (14.40%) ISEB
3 13 (10.40%) ISTQB
3 13 (10.40%) Security Cleared
4 10 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.40%) CISM
7 3 (2.40%) CISSP
7 3 (2.40%) CREST Certified
7 3 (2.40%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.40%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.60%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.60%) LPIC
8 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.60%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (1.60%) Server+ Certification
8 2 (1.60%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.00%) QA
2 8 (6.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.80%) SLA
4 3 (2.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.60%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.60%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 2 (1.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.80%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (8.80%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle
2 6 (4.80%) SAP
3 4 (3.20%) Cadence
3 4 (3.20%) HP
3 4 (3.20%) IBM
4 3 (2.40%) ATG
4 3 (2.40%) hybris
4 3 (2.40%) Pega
5 2 (1.60%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.80%) Baan
6 1 (0.80%) BMC
6 1 (0.80%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (0.80%) Infor
6 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.80%) Remedy
6 1 (0.80%) Sun
6 1 (0.80%) webMethods
6 1 (0.80%) Xerox
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate + Excellent Benefits
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