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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 197 183 172
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 53 61 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.95% 1.00% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.17% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 42 57
Median salary £39,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,650 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,648 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Process Improvement
England

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
4887 5214 5024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.22% 85.81% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4061 4273 4164
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -10 15 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Devon +13 14 £37,500 -28.57%
Gloucestershire +1 10 £45,000 +55.17% 3
Wiltshire -4 7 £39,500 -3.06% 1
Dorset +12 4 - - 1
Somerset -6 2 £35,000 -14.11% 1
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 45 (37.19%) Finance
2 44 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (26.45%) SQL
4 27 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (21.49%) Service Delivery
6 23 (19.01%) Web Services
6 23 (19.01%) ITIL
6 23 (19.01%) Microsoft
6 23 (19.01%) Coaching
7 22 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 21 (17.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (17.36%) Project Management
9 20 (16.53%) Oracle
10 19 (15.70%) XML
10 19 (15.70%) Relational Database
11 18 (14.88%) Banking
12 17 (14.05%) RDBMS
12 17 (14.05%) Six Sigma
13 16 (13.22%) QA
14 15 (12.40%) Security Cleared
14 15 (12.40%) Business Analysis
14 15 (12.40%) PRINCE2
14 15 (12.40%) Java
15 14 (11.57%) C#
16 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
16 13 (10.74%) Degree
17 12 (9.92%) Spring
17 12 (9.92%) Problem Management
17 12 (9.92%) Oracle Database 11g
17 12 (9.92%) JUnit

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 5 (4.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.48%) Apache
4 2 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.83%) Confluence
5 1 (0.83%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.61%) MS Office
3 4 (3.31%) Acrobat
4 3 (2.48%) MS Project
5 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.83%) Demantra
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.65%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.70%) Relational Database
2 17 (14.05%) RDBMS
3 12 (9.92%) Oracle Database
3 12 (9.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.79%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (4.13%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (2.48%) OrientDB
8 2 (1.65%) Big Data
8 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.65%) MySQL
9 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.83%) GIS
9 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.83%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.83%) QlikView
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) JUnit
2 9 (7.44%) Maven
3 8 (6.61%) NuGet
3 8 (6.61%) NUnit
4 6 (4.96%) JIRA
5 5 (4.13%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.48%) Geb
6 3 (2.48%) HP UFT
6 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.65%) Ant
7 2 (1.65%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.65%) Hudson
7 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.83%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.83%) EasyMock
General
1 45 (37.19%) Finance
2 18 (14.88%) Banking
3 9 (7.44%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.61%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.96%) Retail
6 4 (3.31%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Billing
8 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (45.45%) Analyst
2 26 (21.49%) Business Analyst
3 21 (17.36%) Developer
4 14 (11.57%) Support Analyst
5 12 (9.92%) Applications Support
5 12 (9.92%) Applications Support Analyst
5 12 (9.92%) IT Manager
6 10 (8.26%) IT Operations Manager
6 10 (8.26%) Lead Business Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Operations Manager
7 9 (7.44%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.44%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) Automation Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.79%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) SQL Support Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.01%) Web Services
2 19 (15.70%) XML
3 12 (9.92%) Spring
4 11 (9.09%) .NET
5 8 (6.61%) JSON
5 8 (6.61%) NHibernate
6 5 (4.13%) CSS
6 5 (4.13%) HTML
6 5 (4.13%) Middleware
7 4 (3.31%) Apache Flex
7 4 (3.31%) Flash
7 4 (3.31%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (2.48%) jQuery
9 2 (1.65%) CSS3
9 2 (1.65%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.65%) HTML5
9 2 (1.65%) REST
9 2 (1.65%) RESTful
9 2 (1.65%) WCF
9 2 (1.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.44%) Hedge funds
3 8 (6.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.48%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (2.48%) PMI
6 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.65%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.65%) Social Network
7 1 (0.83%) CESG
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
7 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.83%) Statistics
7 1 (0.83%) User Experience
7 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.44%) Windows
2 5 (4.13%) Unix
3 2 (1.65%) Android
3 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.49%) Service Delivery
3 23 (19.01%) Coaching
3 23 (19.01%) ITIL
4 22 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 21 (17.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (17.36%) Project Management
6 17 (14.05%) Six Sigma
7 15 (12.40%) Business Analysis
7 15 (12.40%) PRINCE2
8 12 (9.92%) Problem Management
9 11 (9.09%) Business Transformation
9 11 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.26%) Business Process Improvement
10 10 (8.26%) MVC
11 9 (7.44%) Asset Management
11 9 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.44%) Functional Testing
11 9 (7.44%) Refactoring
12 8 (6.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.45%) SQL
2 15 (12.40%) Java
3 14 (11.57%) C#
4 8 (6.61%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.61%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.31%) XPath
6 3 (2.48%) PHP
7 2 (1.65%) C++
7 2 (1.65%) Perl
7 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.83%) Ruby
8 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.74%) Degree
3 9 (7.44%) ISEB
4 8 (6.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.13%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.48%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.22%) QA
2 5 (4.13%) SLA
3 3 (2.48%) ISO 14001
3 3 (2.48%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.83%) COBIT
5 1 (0.83%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.83%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.53%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) Adobe
3 5 (4.13%) Informatica
4 4 (3.31%) Sun
5 3 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.65%) Citrix
6 2 (1.65%) Civica
6 2 (1.65%) EMC
6 2 (1.65%) IBM
6 2 (1.65%) Rally
6 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.83%) ESRI
7 1 (0.83%) Sage
7 1 (0.83%) ServiceNow
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