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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 190 188 161
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 64 55 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 0.94% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.09% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 62
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £57,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,375 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -
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
5055 5062 4545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.55% 86.31% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 4266 3835
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Dorset - 24 £42,500 - 4
Bristol -22 19 £34,368 -37.51% 2
Wiltshire -4 6 £47,130 +17.82%
Gloucestershire +2 4 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Devon - 4 £37,500 - 1
Somerset -8 3 £35,000 -4.10% 2
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 53 (44.54%) Finance
2 34 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (26.05%) SQL
4 28 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 28 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (19.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (16.81%) Mentoring
6 20 (16.81%) Degree
6 20 (16.81%) Security Cleared
6 20 (16.81%) MS Excel
7 19 (15.97%) XML
7 19 (15.97%) Business Analysis
8 18 (15.13%) Service Delivery
8 18 (15.13%) Coaching
9 17 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 16 (13.45%) Project Management
10 16 (13.45%) Banking
11 15 (12.61%) QA
11 15 (12.61%) ITIL
11 15 (12.61%) Oracle
12 14 (11.76%) Unix
12 14 (11.76%) Problem Management
13 13 (10.92%) SC Cleared
14 11 (9.24%) Six Sigma
14 11 (9.24%) PRINCE2
14 11 (9.24%) Java
14 11 (9.24%) C#
14 11 (9.24%) Test Scripting
14 11 (9.24%) Business Transformation
15 10 (8.40%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (5.04%) Documentum
2 6 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (16.81%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.40%) MS Visio
3 8 (6.72%) MS Office
4 6 (5.04%) MS Project
5 4 (3.36%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.68%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.84%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Oracle ASCP
1 6 (5.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (2.52%) Demantra
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (2.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) HTTP
2 1 (0.84%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.68%) MySQL
6 1 (0.84%) GIS
6 1 (0.84%) MS Access
6 1 (0.84%) QlikView
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) JUnit
2 5 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.36%) JIRA
3 4 (3.36%) Maven
4 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.52%) Geb
4 3 (2.52%) HP UFT
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.52%) Selenium
4 3 (2.52%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.68%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.84%) Subversion
General
1 53 (44.54%) Finance
2 16 (13.45%) Banking
3 10 (8.40%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.56%) Investment Banking
4 9 (7.56%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.72%) General Ledger
6 5 (4.20%) Legal
6 5 (4.20%) Marketing
7 3 (2.52%) Electronics
8 1 (0.84%) Billing
8 1 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (55.46%) Analyst
2 33 (27.73%) Business Analyst
3 14 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 13 (10.92%) Applications Support
5 11 (9.24%) Developer
6 10 (8.40%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) IT Manager
6 10 (8.40%) Lead Business Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.56%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (7.56%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) Automation Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) IT Operations Manager
8 8 (6.72%) Operations Manager
9 7 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Information Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.97%) XML
2 9 (7.56%) Web Services
3 7 (5.88%) Apache Flex
4 5 (4.20%) CSS
4 5 (4.20%) HTML
5 4 (3.36%) .NET
5 4 (3.36%) Flash
5 4 (3.36%) jQuery
5 4 (3.36%) Middleware
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (3.36%) Spring
6 3 (2.52%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.68%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.68%) Ajax
7 2 (1.68%) CSS3
7 2 (1.68%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.68%) HTML5
7 2 (1.68%) REST
7 2 (1.68%) WCF
7 2 (1.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.56%) Hedge funds
4 6 (5.04%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.36%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.36%) FMCG
6 3 (2.52%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.68%) CESG
7 2 (1.68%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.68%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.68%) User Experience
8 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.84%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.84%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.76%) Unix
2 7 (5.88%) Linux
2 7 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (16.81%) Mentoring
4 19 (15.97%) Business Analysis
5 18 (15.13%) Coaching
5 18 (15.13%) Service Delivery
6 16 (13.45%) Project Management
7 15 (12.61%) ITIL
8 14 (11.76%) Problem Management
9 11 (9.24%) Business Transformation
9 11 (9.24%) PRINCE2
9 11 (9.24%) Six Sigma
9 11 (9.24%) Test Scripting
10 10 (8.40%) SDLC
11 9 (7.56%) Asset Management
11 9 (7.56%) Business Process Improvement
12 8 (6.72%) Business Continuity
12 8 (6.72%) Data Analysis
12 8 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (6.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.05%) SQL
2 11 (9.24%) C#
2 11 (9.24%) Java
3 9 (7.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.36%) XPath
5 3 (2.52%) C
5 3 (2.52%) Perl
5 3 (2.52%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.52%) Ruby
5 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.68%) PHP
6 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (16.81%) Degree
1 20 (16.81%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.92%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.88%) ISEB
4 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.84%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) HNC
5 1 (0.84%) HND
5 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.61%) QA
2 5 (4.20%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.84%) COBIT
4 1 (0.84%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.84%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.84%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.61%) Oracle
3 8 (6.72%) Sun
4 7 (5.88%) Adobe
5 3 (2.52%) IBM
5 3 (2.52%) SAP
6 2 (1.68%) Cisco
6 2 (1.68%) EMC
6 2 (1.68%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.84%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.84%) ESRI
7 1 (0.84%) HP
7 1 (0.84%) Niku
7 1 (0.84%) Rally
7 1 (0.84%) Sage
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension Scheme & More
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 9 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 13 days ago
Radbroke, Poole, Glasgow, Northampton, London
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Debenhams PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago