The first table below looks at the demand for Process Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 23 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 210 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.076% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.097% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 0
Average salary £52,966 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4877 4143 4294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.48% 79.22% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3965 3587 3803
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire - 6 £52,966 -
Bristol -9 5 £43,000 +2.38%
Dorset -7 1 - -
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 16 (61.54%) PRINCE2
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
3 12 (46.15%) Change Management
4 11 (42.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (42.31%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) Banking
5 7 (26.92%) Business Transformation
6 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (23.08%) Statistics
6 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
7 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
7 5 (19.23%) Information Security
7 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
7 5 (19.23%) MS Office
7 5 (19.23%) SLA
7 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
8 4 (15.38%) BPR
8 4 (15.38%) MS Project
8 4 (15.38%) PMI
8 4 (15.38%) PMP
8 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
8 4 (15.38%) Service Management
8 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
8 4 (15.38%) Matrix Management
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (15.38%) Earned Value Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Project
3 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) SPSS
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Business Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Business Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Transformation Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Business Transformation Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Supervisor
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Auditor
6 1 (3.85%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Statistics
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) PMI
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) PRINCE2
2 12 (46.15%) Change Management
3 11 (42.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (42.31%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Business Transformation
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (19.23%) Information Security
6 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
6 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
7 4 (15.38%) BPR
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) Service Management
7 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 4 (15.38%) Matrix Management
7 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
7 4 (15.38%) Earned Value Management
8 2 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (15.38%) PMP
2 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) HNC
3 1 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) QA