The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 714 735 739
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Process Improvement 175 138 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 144 114 116
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £78,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93443 86275 93127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.90% 81.15% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 74604 70751 78836
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Process Improvement
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the UK.

Business Process Improvement Salary Trend in the UK

Business Process Improvement
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Business Process Improvement Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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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
England +12 169 £45,000 -14.28% 16
London -15 52 £50,000 -33.33% 9
Yorkshire -26 34 £40,000 -5.88%
Leeds -4 31 £40,000 -20.00%
West Yorkshire -5 31 £40,000 -23.80%
South East -24 22 £41,250 -31.25% 2
East Midlands - 21 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 19 £45,000 -
Northampton - 19 £45,000 -
City of London +6 14 £45,000 -21.73% 2
East of England -23 10 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 8 £45,000 +9.09%
Cambridge +3 8 £45,000 +9.09%
West Midlands -12 8 £38,500 -9.41% 1
North West - 8 £51,250 -
Buckinghamshire +5 7 £50,000 - 1
Manchester - 7 £57,500 -
Berkshire +4 6 £32,500 -50.00%
South West -23 6 £25,000 -67.74% 3
Warwickshire +8 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Warwick - 4 £37,500 - 1
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Bristol - 4 - -
West Sussex -16 3 £30,000 -38.14%
South Wales - 3 £42,500 -
Wales - 3 £42,500 -
Bolton - 3 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £42,500 -
Reading - 3 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +6 2 £37,500 -51.61% 1

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Business 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 Business Process Improvement.

1 103 (36.65%) Business Analysis
2 84 (29.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 80 (28.47%) Degree
4 75 (26.69%) Process Improvement
5 71 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (24.56%) Finance
7 60 (21.35%) Project Management
8 58 (20.64%) Six Sigma
9 54 (19.22%) Analytical Skills
10 47 (16.73%) Process Management
11 45 (16.01%) Oracle
12 43 (15.30%) Lean Six Sigma
13 42 (14.95%) Supplier Management
14 39 (13.88%) SQL
15 37 (13.17%) Continuous Improvement
16 32 (11.39%) SOA
16 32 (11.39%) Change Management
17 30 (10.68%) MS Excel
17 30 (10.68%) SQL Server
17 30 (10.68%) XML
18 28 (9.96%) Banking
19 27 (9.61%) Windows
19 27 (9.61%) B2B
20 26 (9.25%) PRINCE2
20 26 (9.25%) Mentoring
21 25 (8.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
21 25 (8.90%) UNIX
21 25 (8.90%) Microsoft
21 25 (8.90%) Cognizant
22 24 (8.54%) Web Services

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Business 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 Business Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.56%) SharePoint
1 10 (3.56%) IIS
2 8 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (2.14%) Apache
3 6 (2.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.07%) Drupal
6 2 (0.71%) WordPress
6 2 (0.71%) SAP Portal
6 2 (0.71%) SAS
6 2 (0.71%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.71%) CMS
7 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.36%) Documentum
7 1 (0.36%) Confluence
7 1 (0.36%) Moodle
7 1 (0.36%) Mule
Applications
1 30 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.69%) MS Office
3 14 (4.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.85%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.07%) MS Project
6 3 (1.07%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.71%) SPSS
7 2 (0.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.71%) SAP FI-GL
2 2 (0.71%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.71%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.71%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.71%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.71%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.71%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.71%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Agresso
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.36%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.49%) Force.com
2 2 (0.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.47%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (2.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.07%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.36%) DataStage
6 1 (0.36%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) Xcelsius
6 1 (0.36%) QlikView
6 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.71%) Mercurial
1 2 (0.71%) Grunt
1 2 (0.71%) Bower
2 1 (0.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
General
1 69 (24.56%) Finance
2 28 (9.96%) Banking
3 22 (7.83%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.34%) Retail
5 13 (4.63%) Publishing
6 12 (4.27%) Marketing
7 11 (3.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (3.56%) Legal
9 7 (2.49%) Spanish Language
10 4 (1.42%) Automotive
10 4 (1.42%) Advertising
10 4 (1.42%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (1.07%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.07%) French Language
12 2 (0.71%) German Language
12 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.71%) Military
12 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.71%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 148 (52.67%) Analyst
2 115 (40.93%) Business Analyst
3 22 (7.83%) Process Analyst
3 22 (7.83%) Process Manager
4 19 (6.76%) Consultant
5 16 (5.69%) Business Manager
6 15 (5.34%) Project Manager
7 14 (4.98%) Designer
7 14 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (4.98%) Solutions Designer
8 13 (4.63%) Developer
8 13 (4.63%) Technical Analyst
9 12 (4.27%) Business Process Manager
9 12 (4.27%) Senior Business Analyst
9 12 (4.27%) Operations Manager
10 11 (3.91%) Process Improvement Manager
11 10 (3.56%) Architect
12 6 (2.14%) Business Process Improvement Manager
12 6 (2.14%) Business Process Analyst
12 6 (2.14%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.68%) XML
2 24 (8.54%) Web Services
3 18 (6.41%) XSD
3 18 (6.41%) XSLT
3 18 (6.41%) Middleware
4 15 (5.34%) JMS
5 9 (3.20%) .NET
6 7 (2.49%) HTML
6 7 (2.49%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.49%) HTML5
6 7 (2.49%) Visualforce
7 6 (2.14%) jQuery
7 6 (2.14%) CSS
7 6 (2.14%) EDI
8 5 (1.78%) Ajax
8 5 (1.78%) EDIFACT
8 5 (1.78%) XML Schema
9 4 (1.42%) J2EE
10 3 (1.07%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.07%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.22%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.19%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (6.76%) Mathematics
4 17 (6.05%) Management Information System
5 15 (5.34%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.20%) Life Science
7 8 (2.85%) FMCG
7 8 (2.85%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.78%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.07%) EPoS
9 3 (1.07%) PMI
9 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.71%) User Experience
10 2 (0.71%) Statistics
11 1 (0.36%) Derivative
11 1 (0.36%) Economics
11 1 (0.36%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.36%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.61%) Windows
2 25 (8.90%) UNIX
3 18 (6.41%) AIX
4 7 (2.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (36.65%) Business Analysis
2 84 (29.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (26.69%) Process Improvement
4 71 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (21.35%) Project Management
6 58 (20.64%) Six Sigma
7 47 (16.73%) Process Management
8 43 (15.30%) Lean Six Sigma
9 42 (14.95%) Supplier Management
10 37 (13.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (11.39%) SOA
11 32 (11.39%) Change Management
12 27 (9.61%) B2B
13 26 (9.25%) PRINCE2
13 26 (9.25%) Mentoring
14 23 (8.19%) EAI
14 23 (8.19%) Data Modelling
14 23 (8.19%) ITIL
15 20 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (6.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.88%) SQL
2 22 (7.83%) Java
3 17 (6.05%) C#
4 15 (5.34%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.27%) XPath
6 7 (2.49%) SOQL
6 7 (2.49%) Apex Code
7 5 (1.78%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.42%) ABAP
9 3 (1.07%) PHP
9 3 (1.07%) Python
10 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.36%) C
10 1 (0.36%) VBA
10 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 80 (28.47%) Degree
2 25 (8.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 24 (8.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 9 (3.20%) ISEB
5 7 (2.49%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 6 (2.14%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.42%) CBAP
7 4 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.42%) MBA
8 3 (1.07%) IIBA
9 2 (0.71%) CCA
10 1 (0.36%) PMP
10 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.20%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) GCP
3 2 (0.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 45 (16.01%) Oracle
2 25 (8.90%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.90%) Cognizant
3 21 (7.47%) SAP
4 19 (6.76%) webMethods
5 18 (6.41%) HP
5 18 (6.41%) Software AG
6 9 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.78%) Minitab
8 4 (1.42%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.71%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.71%) IBM
9 2 (0.71%) Siebel
9 2 (0.71%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.71%) Aprimo
9 2 (0.71%) Unica
10 1 (0.36%) Metastorm
10 1 (0.36%) Kronos
10 1 (0.36%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.36%) Lotus
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