The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 73 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 3 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.48% 1.10% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.29% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 11
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Process Improvement
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
578 464 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 92.78% 85.45% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 488 415 475
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Process Improvement Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Process Improvement Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent -10 2 £42,500 +25.92%
Rugeley - 1 £68,500 -
Process Improvement
West Midlands

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (60.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) QMS
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Manual Tester
1 3 (30.00%) QA Manual Tester
1 3 (30.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (30.00%) Software QA Tester
1 3 (30.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (30.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Commercial Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Manual Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Junior QA Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Quality Management Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Software Project Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (30.00%) People Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) QMS
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) F#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com