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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
England / South West
Rank 168 167 166
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 73 92 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.45% 1.58% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.77% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 51 65 62
Median salary £40,000 £39,421 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
4525 5211 5235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 89.73% 89.26% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3693 4280 4385
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +11 38 £40,000 +16.38% 5
Wiltshire +17 15 £37,500 -4.87% 2
Dorset +15 8 £36,750 +5.00%
Cornwall - 8 - -
Gloucestershire -13 3 £51,250 +36.66%
Somerset -11 2 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 55 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (37.21%) Finance
3 38 (29.46%) Project Management
4 28 (21.71%) Business Analysis
4 28 (21.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 27 (20.93%) Change Control
6 26 (20.16%) SDLC
6 26 (20.16%) Waterfall
6 26 (20.16%) Degree
6 26 (20.16%) Change Management
6 26 (20.16%) SQL
7 24 (18.60%) Java
8 23 (17.83%) ITIL
9 22 (17.05%) Telecoms
9 22 (17.05%) Workflow
9 22 (17.05%) Security Cleared
10 21 (16.28%) Business Process Improvement
10 21 (16.28%) Web Services
11 20 (15.50%) CRM
11 20 (15.50%) QA
11 20 (15.50%) Integration Testing
12 19 (14.73%) SC Cleared
12 19 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (13.18%) Banking
13 17 (13.18%) Retail
13 17 (13.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (12.40%) Management Information System
14 16 (12.40%) .NET
15 15 (11.63%) C#
15 15 (11.63%) Service Management

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 10 (7.75%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.33%) Apache
2 3 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.55%) CMS
3 2 (1.55%) IIS
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (8.53%) MS Visio
2 9 (6.98%) MS Office
3 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (2.33%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.55%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) Lucidchart
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.78%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) Firewall
2 6 (4.65%) VPN
3 5 (3.88%) DHCP
3 5 (3.88%) DNS
3 5 (3.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (3.88%) LAN
3 5 (3.88%) Network Security
3 5 (3.88%) WAN
4 3 (2.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.55%) HTTP
6 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.78%) DB2
7 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (10.85%) JIRA
2 11 (8.53%) Selenium
3 10 (7.75%) WebDriver
4 8 (6.20%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.43%) Bugzilla
6 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.33%) Ant
7 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.33%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.33%) Maven
7 3 (2.33%) Subversion
8 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (37.21%) Finance
2 22 (17.05%) Telecoms
3 17 (13.18%) Banking
3 17 (13.18%) Retail
4 10 (7.75%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.65%) Back Office
6 5 (3.88%) Marketing
6 5 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (3.10%) Billing
8 2 (1.55%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.55%) Electronics
8 2 (1.55%) Games
9 1 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.78%) Local Government
9 1 (0.78%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (31.01%) Analyst
2 21 (16.28%) Project Manager
3 20 (15.50%) Developer
4 19 (14.73%) Business Analyst
4 19 (14.73%) Software Project Manager
5 16 (12.40%) Software Manager
6 10 (7.75%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.43%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.43%) Business IT Analyst
7 7 (5.43%) IT Analyst
7 7 (5.43%) IT Business Analyst
7 7 (5.43%) Software Analyst
7 7 (5.43%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.65%) Administrator
8 6 (4.65%) Business Test Analyst
8 6 (4.65%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.65%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.65%) Software Test Analyst
9 5 (3.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.28%) Web Services
2 16 (12.40%) .NET
3 14 (10.85%) HTML
3 14 (10.85%) XML
4 13 (10.08%) jQuery
4 13 (10.08%) SOAP
5 12 (9.30%) REST
6 10 (7.75%) .NET Framework
6 10 (7.75%) ASP.NET
6 10 (7.75%) Entity Framework
7 8 (6.20%) CSS
8 7 (5.43%) J2EE
8 7 (5.43%) Spring
9 6 (4.65%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.65%) LINQ
9 6 (4.65%) RESTful
10 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.10%) Hibernate
12 3 (2.33%) HTML5
12 3 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.40%) Management Information System
3 15 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 15 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.65%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (3.10%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.10%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.10%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.33%) CESG
6 3 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.33%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.55%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.78%) CMDB
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.78%) MPEG
8 1 (0.78%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.75%) Windows
2 6 (4.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.55%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.46%) Project Management
3 28 (21.71%) Business Analysis
3 28 (21.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 27 (20.93%) Change Control
5 26 (20.16%) Change Management
5 26 (20.16%) SDLC
5 26 (20.16%) Waterfall
6 23 (17.83%) ITIL
7 22 (17.05%) Workflow
8 21 (16.28%) Business Process Improvement
9 20 (15.50%) CRM
9 20 (15.50%) Integration Testing
10 17 (13.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (11.63%) Service Management
12 13 (10.08%) Software Testing
13 12 (9.30%) Automated Testing
13 12 (9.30%) Six Sigma
13 12 (9.30%) Use Case
14 11 (8.53%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.16%) SQL
2 24 (18.60%) Java
3 15 (11.63%) C#
4 12 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.98%) C
6 7 (5.43%) PowerShell
6 7 (5.43%) Python
7 6 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.88%) Perl
8 5 (3.88%) PHP
9 2 (1.55%) VB
9 2 (1.55%) VBA
10 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (20.16%) Degree
2 22 (17.05%) Security Cleared
3 19 (14.73%) SC Cleared
4 15 (11.63%) ISEB
5 13 (10.08%) ISTQB
6 10 (7.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (4.65%) Postgraduate
8 5 (3.88%) CCNA
8 5 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (3.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (2.33%) CISM
10 3 (2.33%) CISSP
10 3 (2.33%) CREST Certified
10 3 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.33%) LPIC
10 3 (2.33%) MCSE
10 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.33%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (2.33%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.50%) QA
2 11 (8.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.33%) COBIT
4 2 (1.55%) SLA
5 1 (0.78%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Snort
2 2 (1.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (3.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 3 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.75%) Oracle
3 6 (4.65%) IBM
3 6 (4.65%) SAP
4 5 (3.88%) Pega
5 4 (3.10%) HP
6 3 (2.33%) ATG
6 3 (2.33%) hybris
7 2 (1.55%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.78%) Baan
8 1 (0.78%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (0.78%) Infor
8 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.78%) Remedy
8 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.78%) Snow
8 1 (0.78%) webMethods
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Posted: 4 days ago
South West
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits and Pension
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Swindon
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Salary: £45,212 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago