The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 788 748 769
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +21
Permanent jobs citing Business Process Improvement 115 143 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 69 108 94
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,949 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £58,694 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-27.59% +38.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95560 86985 95494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.31% 78.74% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 76807 71321 81167
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -54 108 £45,000 -18.18% 10
London -41 39 £47,500 -9.52% 5
South East -35 37 £51,250 -29.31% 3
East Midlands +5 16 £50,000 +17.64%
Buckinghamshire +2 15 £47,500 -20.68%
City of London -17 10 £51,250 +2.50%
High Wycombe -1 9 £47,500 -20.68%
Derbyshire - 9 £50,000 -
Surrey +16 7 £55,000 +14.65% 1
Hampshire -9 7 £40,750 -11.89%
Kent -29 6 £56,000 -37.77%
Northamptonshire - 6 - -
East of England -23 5 £31,815 -25.14%
Yorkshire -40 4 £57,500 +41.97%
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
Northampton - 4 - -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Derby - 4 £50,000 -
Guildford - 4 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire +11 3 £42,500 -7.10%
Cambridge +6 3 £42,500 -7.10%
Enfield - 3 £45,000 -
Fareham - 3 £40,000 -
Southampton - 3 £41,500 -
West Midlands +14 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Cardiff +10 2 £42,500 +12.46%
Bristol +4 2 £40,000 -8.57%
South Wales -2 2 £42,500 +12.46%
North West -2 2 £36,250 -39.58% 1
Wales -5 2 £42,500 +12.46%

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 99 (40.08%) Project Management
2 66 (26.72%) Finance
3 60 (24.29%) Process Improvement
4 56 (22.67%) Degree
5 46 (18.62%) Enterprise Architecture
6 41 (16.60%) Analytics
7 40 (16.19%) SQL Server
8 39 (15.79%) Business Analysis
9 38 (15.38%) SQL
10 37 (14.98%) FMCG
11 36 (14.57%) SAP
11 36 (14.57%) Cognizant
12 34 (13.77%) Microsoft
13 33 (13.36%) Six Sigma
13 33 (13.36%) Oracle
13 33 (13.36%) SOA
14 30 (12.15%) IBM
15 29 (11.74%) Business Transformation
16 28 (11.34%) Manufacturing
16 28 (11.34%) XML
17 27 (10.93%) PRINCE2
17 27 (10.93%) Performance Management
18 26 (10.53%) MS Excel
18 26 (10.53%) B2B
18 26 (10.53%) Quality Management
18 26 (10.53%) Change Management
19 25 (10.12%) Retail
20 24 (9.72%) Banking
20 24 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
20 24 (9.72%) Telecoms

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (2.43%) Apache
4 6 (2.43%) IIS
5 5 (2.02%) Drupal
5 5 (2.02%) CMS
6 4 (1.62%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.21%) Lync
7 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.21%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.81%) SAS
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.81%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.40%) Confluence
9 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.26%) MS Office
3 11 (4.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.64%) MS Project
5 7 (2.83%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.21%) Niku Workbench
7 2 (0.81%) SPSS
8 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.43%) Dynamics GP
1 6 (2.43%) Epicor Tropos
2 4 (1.62%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.40%) TRIRIGA
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.40%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.45%) VoIP
2 10 (4.05%) Internet
3 9 (3.64%) LAN
4 4 (1.62%) WAN
5 3 (1.21%) Intranet
5 3 (1.21%) MPLS
6 2 (0.81%) HTTP
6 2 (0.81%) Broadband
6 2 (0.81%) Firewall
6 2 (0.81%) NGN
7 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.40%) Wireless
7 1 (0.40%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.40%) LDAP
7 1 (0.40%) VPN
7 1 (0.40%) DHCP
7 1 (0.40%) SSL
7 1 (0.40%) IPv6
7 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.91%) SAP BW
2 22 (8.91%) DataStage
3 8 (3.24%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.21%) QlikView
7 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.21%) Cognos Impromptu
7 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 66 (26.72%) Finance
2 28 (11.34%) Manufacturing
3 25 (10.12%) Retail
4 24 (9.72%) Banking
4 24 (9.72%) Telecoms
5 22 (8.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (4.05%) Corporate Banking
7 9 (3.64%) Front Office
7 9 (3.64%) Billing
8 6 (2.43%) Retail Banking
8 6 (2.43%) Marketing
9 4 (1.62%) French Language
9 4 (1.62%) German Language
10 3 (1.21%) Law
10 3 (1.21%) Legal
11 2 (0.81%) Military
11 2 (0.81%) Back Office
11 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.81%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 100 (40.49%) Analyst
2 77 (31.17%) Business Analyst
3 29 (11.74%) Systems Analyst
4 26 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
5 22 (8.91%) Quality Manager
5 22 (8.91%) Process Manager
6 21 (8.50%) Data Quality Manager
6 21 (8.50%) SAP Manager
6 21 (8.50%) Data Manager
6 21 (8.50%) Architect
7 20 (8.10%) Project Manager
8 19 (7.69%) Business Manager
9 18 (7.29%) Process Improvement Manager
9 18 (7.29%) Consultant
10 17 (6.88%) Developer
11 14 (5.67%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
12 13 (5.26%) UML Business Analyst
13 12 (4.86%) Business Process Manager
14 11 (4.45%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.34%) XML
2 24 (9.72%) Web Services
3 18 (7.29%) Middleware
4 17 (6.88%) .NET
5 10 (4.05%) XSLT
5 10 (4.05%) XSD
6 8 (3.24%) J2EE
6 8 (3.24%) HTML
6 8 (3.24%) SOAP
6 8 (3.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (3.24%) WCF
7 7 (2.83%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.83%) EDI
8 5 (2.02%) Symfony
9 4 (1.62%) XML Schema
9 4 (1.62%) EDIFACT
10 3 (1.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (1.21%) jQuery
11 2 (0.81%) XSL
11 2 (0.81%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.98%) FMCG
2 17 (6.88%) Management Information System
3 16 (6.48%) Life Science
4 12 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (4.45%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.24%) Mainframe
6 8 (3.24%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.83%) Derivative
7 7 (2.83%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (2.83%) Equities
8 5 (2.02%) Open Source
9 4 (1.62%) AS400
9 4 (1.62%) Statistics
10 3 (1.21%) PMI
11 2 (0.81%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.81%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.40%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.40%) Equity Risk
12 1 (0.40%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.72%) Windows
2 21 (8.50%) UNIX
3 8 (3.24%) AIX
4 7 (2.83%) Linux
5 4 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (40.08%) Project Management
2 60 (24.29%) Process Improvement
3 46 (18.62%) Enterprise Architecture
4 41 (16.60%) Analytics
5 39 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 33 (13.36%) Six Sigma
6 33 (13.36%) SOA
7 29 (11.74%) Business Transformation
8 27 (10.93%) PRINCE2
8 27 (10.93%) Performance Management
9 26 (10.53%) B2B
9 26 (10.53%) Quality Management
9 26 (10.53%) Change Management
10 24 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (8.91%) Data Modelling
12 21 (8.50%) Risk Management
12 21 (8.50%) Logistics
12 21 (8.50%) ITIL
13 19 (7.69%) ERP
13 19 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.38%) SQL
2 21 (8.50%) C#
3 17 (6.88%) Java
4 12 (4.86%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.83%) Perl
5 7 (2.83%) PHP
6 6 (2.43%) VBScript
7 5 (2.02%) XPath
8 3 (1.21%) Python
8 3 (1.21%) VBA
9 2 (0.81%) ABAP
9 2 (0.81%) R
10 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (22.67%) Degree
2 11 (4.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 9 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (2.83%) PMI Certification
5 6 (2.43%) ISEB
5 6 (2.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (2.02%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 5 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.62%) PMP
8 3 (1.21%) CITP
8 3 (1.21%) MBCS
8 3 (1.21%) APMP
8 3 (1.21%) CCNA
8 3 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.40%) MCSE
9 1 (0.40%) CCNP
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.40%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.50%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.05%) QA
3 7 (2.83%) SLA
3 7 (2.83%) GCP
4 5 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (1.21%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.81%) Terminal Server
2 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 36 (14.57%) SAP
1 36 (14.57%) Cognizant
2 34 (13.77%) Microsoft
3 33 (13.36%) Oracle
4 30 (12.15%) IBM
5 11 (4.45%) Software AG
6 9 (3.64%) webMethods
7 8 (3.24%) HP
8 6 (2.43%) Citrix
9 5 (2.02%) Minitab
10 4 (1.62%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.62%) MAPICS
10 4 (1.62%) Cisco
11 3 (1.21%) Cognos
11 3 (1.21%) Intel
11 3 (1.21%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.21%) Sage
11 3 (1.21%) Niku
12 2 (0.81%) EMC
12 2 (0.81%) Business Objects
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
London
IT HR
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Posted: 20 days ago
East London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: up to £50,000 + full benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Debenhams
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 30+ days ago