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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 773 803 761
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -42
Permanent jobs citing Business Process Improvement 130 125 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 108 81 98
Average salary £52,000 £45,000 £59,944
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -24.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,049 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -34.61%

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
92059 95447 88938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.18% 82.31% 80.08%
Number of salaries quoted 74661 76531 73298
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

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 1 April 2015 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 1 April 2015. 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 +34 118 £50,000 +11.11% 20
London -17 38 £50,750 +12.77% 6
East of England +27 20 £45,000 +41.44% 2
Yorkshire +19 19 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Cambridgeshire +24 14 £40,000 -3.03%
West Yorkshire +5 14 £33,500 -21.17% 1
East Midlands +15 12 £54,229 +11.23% 4
South East -35 12 £47,500 -7.31% 2
City of London +17 11 £50,000 - 3
North West +16 8 £65,250 +74.00% 1
West Midlands -9 7 £67,500 +74.19% 1
Warwickshire - 7 £67,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +24 6 £47,500 +49.30% 1
Cambridge +17 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Northamptonshire +1 6 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Northampton -2 6 £57,500 - 1
Surrey +6 5 £56,000 +1.81% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +3 5 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £47,500 -
Manchester - 5 £75,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +20 4 £52,500 -8.69%
Nottinghamshire +6 4 £53,458 -
Nottingham -4 4 £53,458 -
Cardiff -6 4 £55,000 +29.41%
South Wales -11 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Wales -15 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Bradford - 4 £25,000 - 1
South West -18 3 £29,000 -31.76% 1
Cheltenham - 3 £29,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £29,000 - 1

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 89 (27.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 85 (26.65%) Process Improvement
3 84 (26.33%) Project Management
4 79 (24.76%) Finance
5 75 (23.51%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (23.51%) Business Analysis
6 62 (19.44%) Degree
7 55 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (16.93%) ERP
9 50 (15.67%) Oracle
9 50 (15.67%) Six Sigma
9 50 (15.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 49 (15.36%) Change Management
11 48 (15.05%) Systems Analysis
12 42 (13.17%) Lean Six Sigma
13 41 (12.85%) Data Structures
14 39 (12.23%) BPMN
15 36 (11.29%) Microsoft
16 35 (10.97%) MS Excel
16 35 (10.97%) Continuous Improvement
17 34 (10.66%) Waterfall
18 31 (9.72%) SQL
18 31 (9.72%) SQL Server
18 31 (9.72%) Data Modelling
19 29 (9.09%) SAP
20 28 (8.78%) Supplier Management
21 27 (8.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
22 26 (8.15%) Management Information System
22 26 (8.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
23 24 (7.52%) Process Management

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (1.57%) Sonic ESB
2 5 (1.57%) IIS
3 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.31%) Confluence
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.31%) Documentum
Applications
1 35 (10.97%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.96%) MS Office
3 7 (2.19%) MS Project
4 5 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.57%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.63%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (3.76%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.19%) SAP ERP
2 7 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.57%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (1.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 4 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.94%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.63%) Maximo
6 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.63%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.31%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.31%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.31%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.31%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.82%) Force.com
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.57%) DHCP
1 5 (1.57%) TCP/IP
1 5 (1.57%) DNS
1 5 (1.57%) Internet
1 5 (1.57%) Firewall
2 2 (0.63%) VLAN
2 2 (0.63%) Intranet
2 2 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.51%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.51%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.57%) SAP BI
6 4 (1.25%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.63%) QlikView
9 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.31%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 79 (24.76%) Finance
2 24 (7.52%) Banking
3 23 (7.21%) Retail
4 21 (6.58%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.45%) Automotive
6 9 (2.82%) Publishing
7 6 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.57%) Marketing
8 5 (1.57%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.25%) Legal
9 4 (1.25%) Front Office
9 4 (1.25%) Back Office
9 4 (1.25%) Advertising
10 2 (0.63%) Law
10 2 (0.63%) Avionics
11 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.31%) French Language
11 1 (0.31%) German Language
11 1 (0.31%) Games
11 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 170 (53.29%) Analyst
2 136 (42.63%) Business Analyst
3 26 (8.15%) Consultant
4 25 (7.84%) Senior Business Analyst
4 25 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (5.64%) Business Manager
6 17 (5.33%) Project Manager
7 14 (4.39%) Business Systems Analyst
7 14 (4.39%) Systems Analyst
8 13 (4.08%) Developer
8 13 (4.08%) Change Manager
9 12 (3.76%) Business Change Manager
10 10 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (3.13%) Senior Developer
10 10 (3.13%) Software Developer
11 8 (2.51%) Junior
11 8 (2.51%) Business Process Analyst
11 8 (2.51%) Process Analyst
11 8 (2.51%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (2.51%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.90%) XML
2 17 (5.33%) .NET
2 17 (5.33%) Middleware
3 15 (4.70%) EDI
4 14 (4.39%) HTML
4 14 (4.39%) Visualforce
5 13 (4.08%) HTML5
6 12 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (3.76%) ASP.NET
7 10 (3.13%) CSS
7 10 (3.13%) Web Services
7 10 (3.13%) XSD
7 10 (3.13%) XSLT
7 10 (3.13%) Ajax
7 10 (3.13%) .NET Framework
7 10 (3.13%) LINQ
7 10 (3.13%) jQuery
7 10 (3.13%) Entity Framework
8 7 (2.19%) EDIFACT
9 6 (1.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (12.85%) Data Structures
3 26 (8.15%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.57%) EPoS
6 5 (1.57%) Equities
7 4 (1.25%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.63%) FMCG
8 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.63%) GIS
8 2 (0.63%) Derivative
8 2 (0.63%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.63%) Statistics
8 2 (0.63%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.63%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.31%) Equity Risk
9 1 (0.31%) Open Source
9 1 (0.31%) User Experience
9 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.27%) Windows
2 12 (3.76%) UNIX
3 8 (2.51%) AIX
4 4 (1.25%) Linux
4 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (27.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 85 (26.65%) Process Improvement
3 84 (26.33%) Project Management
4 75 (23.51%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (23.51%) Business Analysis
5 54 (16.93%) ERP
6 50 (15.67%) Six Sigma
6 50 (15.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 49 (15.36%) Change Management
8 48 (15.05%) Systems Analysis
9 42 (13.17%) Lean Six Sigma
10 39 (12.23%) BPMN
11 35 (10.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 34 (10.66%) Waterfall
13 31 (9.72%) Data Modelling
14 28 (8.78%) Supplier Management
15 24 (7.52%) Process Management
16 23 (7.21%) Mentoring
17 22 (6.90%) CRM
18 21 (6.58%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.72%) SQL
2 21 (6.58%) C#
3 14 (4.39%) Apex Code
3 14 (4.39%) SOQL
4 13 (4.08%) Java
4 13 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.19%) XPath
7 5 (1.57%) VBA
8 4 (1.25%) Perl
8 4 (1.25%) ABAP
9 3 (0.94%) VBScript
10 2 (0.63%) Python
11 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.31%) Ruby
11 1 (0.31%) PHP
11 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (19.44%) Degree
2 27 (8.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 26 (8.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 5 (1.57%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (1.57%) ISEB
4 5 (1.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.25%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 3 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.94%) CIMA
6 3 (0.94%) MBA
6 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.94%) ISO 9001
1 3 (0.94%) SLA
1 3 (0.94%) ISO 14001
1 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (0.94%) QA
1 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 50 (15.67%) Oracle
2 36 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 29 (9.09%) SAP
4 15 (4.70%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (3.13%) HP
5 10 (3.13%) Cognizant
6 9 (2.82%) IBM
7 8 (2.51%) webMethods
8 7 (2.19%) Citrix
9 6 (1.88%) Pega
10 5 (1.57%) Software AG
10 5 (1.57%) Epicor
11 3 (0.94%) Casewise
11 3 (0.94%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.63%) Niku
12 2 (0.63%) Siebel
13 1 (0.31%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.31%) Metastorm
13 1 (0.31%) Perforce
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