The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 333 344 316
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -28
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 902 971 1145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.89% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.02% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 745 733 847
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
86518 95019 103203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.85% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 72369 77647 83700
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Process Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Process Improvement
Salary Trend

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

Process Improvement Salary Trend in the UK

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Process Improvement over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 within the UK.

Process Improvement Salary Histogram in the UK

Process Improvement
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England +14 842 £47,500 -5.00% 122
London +29 294 £50,000 -13.04% 48
South East +5 152 £50,000 +17.64% 19
West Midlands +37 104 £50,000 +2.04% 9
East of England +59 81 £51,000 +13.33% 7
Birmingham +46 71 £52,500 +7.14% 4
City of London +31 62 £60,000 -11.11% 14
South West +13 61 £42,500 +6.25% 8
North West -14 59 £40,000 -17.52% 11
Yorkshire +19 48 £41,500 -17.00% 8
Manchester -5 45 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Surrey -25 41 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Hertfordshire +51 39 £51,000 +16.57% 4
West Yorkshire -3 39 £41,500 -17.00% 7
Scotland -11 39 £36,500 -24.13% 4
Berkshire -2 38 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Leeds +28 34 £41,500 -30.83% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 34 £40,673 - 1
East Midlands -5 33 £43,750 -2.77% 8
Cambridgeshire +17 29 £50,000 +12.99% 1
Exeter +23 26 £42,500 -
Devon +21 26 £42,500 -
Glasgow -1 24 £35,000 -28.17% 3
Hampshire +25 22 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Watford +33 17 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 17 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cambridge +10 17 £47,500 +13.77%
Northamptonshire +11 14 £32,000 -39.04% 5
Bristol +6 13 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Oxfordshire 0 12 £45,750 +48.78% 1

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 665 (35.58%) Finance
2 502 (26.86%) Project Management
3 425 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
4 401 (21.46%) ITIL
5 362 (19.37%) Microsoft
6 334 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
7 322 (17.23%) Business Analysis
8 309 (16.53%) Business Process Improvement
9 286 (15.30%) Degree
10 285 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 240 (12.84%) Change Management
12 234 (12.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 233 (12.47%) SQL
14 219 (11.72%) SQL Server
15 209 (11.18%) Service Management
16 185 (9.90%) SAP
17 179 (9.58%) Service Delivery
18 169 (9.04%) Six Sigma
19 166 (8.88%) QA
20 165 (8.83%) MS Excel
21 162 (8.67%) Oracle
22 159 (8.51%) Management Information System
23 156 (8.35%) PRINCE2
24 148 (7.92%) .NET
25 146 (7.81%) Mentoring
26 145 (7.76%) Windows
26 145 (7.76%) Banking
27 136 (7.28%) CRM
28 133 (7.12%) User Acceptance Testing
29 127 (6.80%) SDLC

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 72 (3.85%) CMS
2 60 (3.21%) WordPress
3 44 (2.35%) Jadu
4 35 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 32 (1.71%) Tomcat
6 26 (1.39%) Apache
7 20 (1.07%) MS Exchange
8 18 (0.96%) IIS
9 16 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (0.70%) Skype for Business
11 10 (0.54%) Apache Solr
11 10 (0.54%) Confluence
11 10 (0.54%) JBoss
11 10 (0.54%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.48%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.32%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.27%) Documentum
16 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
16 4 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 165 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 108 (5.78%) MS Office
3 61 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 58 (3.10%) MS Project
5 45 (2.41%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.21%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.16%) Maya
8 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 68 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (3.05%) Remedy ITSM
3 51 (2.73%) SAP FI
4 49 (2.62%) SAP CO
4 49 (2.62%) SAP FI/CO
5 25 (1.34%) SAP PS
6 24 (1.28%) SAP ERP
6 24 (1.28%) SAP SD
7 21 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
7 21 (1.12%) SAP BPC
8 16 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
9 15 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
10 13 (0.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 13 (0.70%) SAP EHS
10 13 (0.70%) SAP FI-AP
10 13 (0.70%) SAP FI-AR
11 11 (0.59%) SAP PP
12 10 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
12 10 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
13 9 (0.48%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.12%) SaaS
1 21 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
2 20 (1.07%) Office 365
3 15 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
6 4 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.11%) PaaS
7 2 (0.11%) Yammer
8 1 (0.054%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.054%) IaaS
8 1 (0.054%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.48%) Firewall
2 61 (3.26%) Intranet
2 61 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.34%) VPN
4 24 (1.28%) DNS
5 20 (1.07%) LAN
6 19 (1.02%) SSL
7 17 (0.91%) WAN
8 15 (0.80%) DHCP
8 15 (0.80%) LDAP
9 13 (0.70%) SAN
10 12 (0.64%) MPLS
11 11 (0.59%) Network Security
11 11 (0.59%) VoIP
12 10 (0.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (0.54%) Internet
12 10 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (0.54%) Wireless
13 9 (0.48%) BIG-IP
14 8 (0.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 109 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 69 (3.69%) Relational Database
4 44 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (2.09%) RDBMS
6 36 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
8 28 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
10 20 (1.07%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.02%) MySQL
11 19 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (0.96%) Big Data
13 16 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
15 13 (0.70%) SAP BI
16 12 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (0.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 46 (2.46%) JIRA
2 38 (2.03%) Selenium
3 34 (1.82%) Subversion
4 33 (1.77%) Visual Studio
5 27 (1.44%) JUnit
6 24 (1.28%) NUnit
7 23 (1.23%) Maven
8 22 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (0.91%) Git (software)
10 15 (0.80%) Jenkins
10 15 (0.80%) NuGet
11 11 (0.59%) Cucumber
11 11 (0.59%) HP UFT
11 11 (0.59%) WebDriver
12 10 (0.54%) FitNesse
12 10 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.43%) SpecFlow
14 7 (0.37%) MSTest
15 6 (0.32%) JBehave
15 6 (0.32%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 665 (35.58%) Finance
2 145 (7.76%) Banking
3 90 (4.82%) Retail
4 75 (4.01%) Manufacturing
5 74 (3.96%) Legal
5 74 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 73 (3.91%) Marketing
7 27 (1.44%) French Language
7 27 (1.44%) Investment Banking
8 26 (1.39%) Back Office
9 25 (1.34%) Financial Institution
10 17 (0.91%) Front Office
11 16 (0.86%) Law
11 16 (0.86%) Retail Banking
12 15 (0.80%) Publishing
13 13 (0.70%) Advertising
13 13 (0.70%) Electronics
14 12 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.59%) Military
16 10 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 539 (28.84%) Analyst
2 260 (13.91%) Business Analyst
3 159 (8.51%) Developer
4 147 (7.87%) Project Manager
5 141 (7.54%) Consultant
6 106 (5.67%) IT Manager
7 72 (3.85%) Architect
8 69 (3.69%) Service Manager
9 66 (3.53%) Process Analyst
10 62 (3.32%) Systems Analyst
11 52 (2.78%) SAP Analyst
12 49 (2.62%) Support Analyst
13 46 (2.46%) Applications Manager
14 44 (2.35%) Applications Support
15 42 (2.25%) Team Leader
16 41 (2.19%) Java Developer
17 40 (2.14%) .NET Developer
18 39 (2.09%) IT Analyst
18 39 (2.09%) Senior Analyst
19 38 (2.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (7.92%) .NET
2 96 (5.14%) HTML
3 80 (4.28%) CSS
4 74 (3.96%) Web Services
5 53 (2.84%) Spring
6 46 (2.46%) ASP.NET
7 45 (2.41%) XML
8 34 (1.82%) HTML5
9 33 (1.77%) Middleware
10 31 (1.66%) jQuery
11 29 (1.55%) CSS3
12 27 (1.44%) Java EE
13 21 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (1.12%) Hibernate
14 19 (1.02%) AngularJS
14 19 (1.02%) JSON
15 17 (0.91%) REST
16 16 (0.86%) JMS
16 16 (0.86%) WCF
17 15 (0.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 334 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
2 159 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 81 (4.33%) Data Centre
4 66 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 48 (2.57%) Mobile App
6 46 (2.46%) Virtual Team
7 31 (1.66%) Data Structures
8 28 (1.50%) Statistics
9 24 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.28%) User Experience
10 20 (1.07%) Driving Licence
11 18 (0.96%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.80%) Fintech
12 15 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
12 15 (0.80%) PKI
13 14 (0.75%) Data Integration
13 14 (0.75%) Smartcard
14 13 (0.70%) Hedge funds
15 12 (0.64%) FMCG
15 12 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 145 (7.76%) Windows
2 73 (3.91%) Unix
3 62 (3.32%) Linux
4 36 (1.93%) Apple iOS
5 25 (1.34%) Windows 7
6 24 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.91%) Android
8 14 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.21%) Solaris
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.16%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.16%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.054%) AIX
14 1 (0.054%) CentOS
14 1 (0.054%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.054%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (26.86%) Project Management
2 425 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (21.46%) ITIL
4 322 (17.23%) Business Analysis
5 309 (16.53%) Business Process Improvement
6 285 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 240 (12.84%) Change Management
8 234 (12.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 209 (11.18%) Service Management
10 179 (9.58%) Service Delivery
11 169 (9.04%) Six Sigma
12 156 (8.35%) PRINCE2
13 146 (7.81%) Mentoring
14 136 (7.28%) CRM
15 133 (7.12%) User Acceptance Testing
16 127 (6.80%) SDLC
17 126 (6.74%) Risk Management
18 113 (6.05%) Line Management
19 111 (5.94%) ERP
20 105 (5.62%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 233 (12.47%) SQL
2 125 (6.69%) Java
3 113 (6.05%) JavaScript
4 111 (5.94%) C#
5 37 (1.98%) Python
6 30 (1.61%) C
7 23 (1.23%) Perl
8 22 (1.18%) Ruby
9 17 (0.91%) PL/SQL
9 17 (0.91%) T-SQL
10 16 (0.86%) C++
10 16 (0.86%) Objective-C
11 14 (0.75%) VB.NET
12 13 (0.70%) PHP
12 13 (0.70%) VB
13 12 (0.64%) VBA
14 11 (0.59%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.43%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.27%) ABAP
16 5 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 286 (15.30%) Degree
2 68 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
3 64 (3.42%) ISEB
4 46 (2.46%) Security Cleared
5 44 (2.35%) PMI Certification
6 37 (1.98%) CISSP
7 33 (1.77%) PMP
8 31 (1.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 30 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 30 (1.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 28 (1.50%) CISM
11 26 (1.39%) ACCA
12 24 (1.28%) CISA
12 24 (1.28%) ISTQB
13 22 (1.18%) SC Cleared
14 21 (1.12%) CRISC
15 20 (1.07%) MBA
15 20 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 17 (0.91%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
17 13 (0.70%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (8.88%) QA
2 121 (6.47%) SLA
3 80 (4.28%) COBIT
4 43 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (1.71%) PCI DSS
6 24 (1.28%) Data Quality
7 21 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 18 (0.96%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.59%) Solvency II
10 9 (0.48%) ISO 8583
11 7 (0.37%) SDET
12 6 (0.32%) COSO
12 6 (0.32%) ISO22301
12 6 (0.32%) P3O
13 4 (0.21%) ARP4761
13 4 (0.21%) DO-254
13 4 (0.21%) FATCA
13 4 (0.21%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.21%) ISO 9000
14 3 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 57 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (0.70%) Terminal Server
3 13 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.48%) Docker
5 5 (0.27%) Firmware
5 5 (0.27%) vSphere
6 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.21%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.16%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.11%) LXC
8 2 (0.11%) vCloud
8 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.11%) XenApp
9 1 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.054%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (1.28%) Puppet
2 16 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.48%) Netcool
3 9 (0.48%) Salt
4 7 (0.37%) Ansible
4 7 (0.37%) HP NNM
5 6 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.27%) SCCM
7 3 (0.16%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.16%) EMC VPLEX
7 3 (0.16%) Nessus
7 3 (0.16%) Nmap
8 2 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.11%) Control-M
8 2 (0.11%) Nagios
8 2 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.054%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.054%) Casper Suite
9 1 (0.054%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.054%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 362 (19.37%) Microsoft
2 185 (9.90%) SAP
3 162 (8.67%) Oracle
4 64 (3.42%) Remedy
5 57 (3.05%) ServiceNow
6 41 (2.19%) IBM
7 35 (1.87%) Cognizant
8 34 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 27 (1.44%) HP
10 26 (1.39%) BMC
11 25 (1.34%) VMware
12 22 (1.18%) F5
13 20 (1.07%) Cisco
14 19 (1.02%) Informatica
15 18 (0.96%) Citrix
15 18 (0.96%) Juniper
16 16 (0.86%) CheckPoint
16 16 (0.86%) Cognos
17 15 (0.80%) Charles River
17 15 (0.80%) JD Edwards
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52250 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+bonus+car
Posted: 4 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £47,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £47,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52500 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefts
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50k - £55k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £36500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red10
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago