The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Process Improvement over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 720 755 674
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -81
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 154 164 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 121 128 152
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £77,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
88868 97779 88218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.13% 82.70% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72292 79425 72637
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +42 148 £50,000 -9.09% 22
South East +25 47 £47,500 -
London +40 39 £57,500 -14.81% 8
Surrey +48 28 £37,500 -7.40%
City of London +34 21 £57,500 -14.81% 4
North West +34 20 £55,000 +92.98% 5
Berkshire +18 16 £57,500 +38.55%
Egham +8 16 - -
East Midlands +10 13 £50,000 +5.26%
Cheshire - 10 £41,500 - 2
Northampton +6 8 £52,500 +10.52%
Northamptonshire +4 8 £52,500 +10.52%
West Midlands -3 7 £61,250 +11.36% 3
Maidenhead - 7 £57,500 -
Yorkshire +7 6 £51,000 +20.00% 2
South West -11 6 £42,500 +6.25% 4
North East - 6 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 6 £67,500 - 1
Manchester - 6 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +12 5 £51,000 +27.50% 2
Tyne and Wear - 5 £32,500 -
Harrow - 5 £47,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £32,500 -
Slough - 5 £47,500 -
Warrington - 5 £40,000 -
Scotland +10 4 £47,500 +35.71%
East of England -2 4 £48,750 -25.00%
Bradford - 4 £51,000 - 1
Glasgow +2 3 £47,500 +11.76%
Cumbria - 3 £55,000 - 2

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing 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 Process Improvement.

1 148 (45.96%) Finance
2 103 (31.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 101 (31.37%) Six Sigma
4 100 (31.06%) Project Management
5 95 (29.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 94 (29.19%) Change Management
7 74 (22.98%) Lean Six Sigma
8 65 (20.19%) Banking
9 58 (18.01%) ITIL
10 55 (17.08%) Degree
11 54 (16.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 52 (16.15%) Business Process Improvement
12 52 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (14.29%) Programme Management
13 46 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 43 (13.35%) Business Transformation
15 42 (13.04%) Business Analysis
15 42 (13.04%) Risk Management
16 39 (12.11%) SAP
17 34 (10.56%) PRINCE2
18 32 (9.94%) Service Delivery
19 31 (9.63%) Oracle
20 28 (8.70%) Logistics
20 28 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
21 27 (8.39%) Microsoft
22 26 (8.07%) MS Excel
22 26 (8.07%) Coaching
22 26 (8.07%) OpenUP
23 25 (7.76%) Mentoring
23 25 (7.76%) Process Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing 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 Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.55%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.31%) JBoss
4 1 (0.31%) Apache
4 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
Applications
1 26 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (3.11%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.17%) MS Project
5 5 (1.55%) MS Office
6 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.31%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.31%) Unica
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.62%) SaaS
1 2 (0.62%) FinancialForce.com
2 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.80%) Internet
2 8 (2.48%) ATM
3 5 (1.55%) Firewall
4 4 (1.24%) MPLS
5 3 (0.93%) EIGRP
5 3 (0.93%) DWDM
5 3 (0.93%) BGP
5 3 (0.93%) OSPF
5 3 (0.93%) SSL
5 3 (0.93%) WAN
5 3 (0.93%) RIP
5 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.93%) VPN
5 3 (0.93%) Wireless
5 3 (0.93%) HSRP
5 3 (0.93%) Network Security
6 2 (0.62%) Multicast
6 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.62%) 4G
6 2 (0.62%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.73%) Relational Database
2 10 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (3.11%) Oracle Database
2 10 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.80%) RDBMS
3 9 (2.80%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.24%) SAP BI
6 4 (1.24%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.93%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.62%) QlikView
8 2 (0.62%) MySQL
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.93%) Subversion
2 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.62%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.62%) JUnit
3 2 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.31%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.31%) Selenium
4 1 (0.31%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.31%) JIRA
4 1 (0.31%) Maven
General
1 148 (45.96%) Finance
2 65 (20.19%) Banking
3 20 (6.21%) Manufacturing
4 16 (4.97%) Retail
5 15 (4.66%) Telecoms
6 13 (4.04%) Marketing
7 8 (2.48%) Retail Banking
7 8 (2.48%) Legal
8 7 (2.17%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.55%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.24%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (1.24%) International Banking
11 3 (0.93%) Law
11 3 (0.93%) Advertising
11 3 (0.93%) Back Office
12 2 (0.62%) Publishing
13 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.31%) Electronics
13 1 (0.31%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 77 (23.91%) Analyst
2 49 (15.22%) Business Analyst
3 26 (8.07%) Programme Director
4 25 (7.76%) Project Manager
5 24 (7.45%) Process Manager
6 17 (5.28%) Consultant
7 15 (4.66%) Process Analyst
8 13 (4.04%) Process Improvement Manager
9 12 (3.73%) Process Engineer
10 10 (3.11%) Business Systems Analyst
10 10 (3.11%) Systems Analyst
10 10 (3.11%) DBA
10 10 (3.11%) Test Analyst
11 9 (2.80%) ITIL Manager
12 8 (2.48%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 8 (2.48%) Process Improvement Analyst
12 8 (2.48%) Governance Manager
12 8 (2.48%) IT Governance Manager
12 8 (2.48%) Administrator
13 7 (2.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.24%) .NET
1 4 (1.24%) Web Services
1 4 (1.24%) XML
2 3 (0.93%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (0.93%) BAPI
2 3 (0.93%) MDX
3 2 (0.62%) Spring
3 2 (0.62%) Ajax
3 2 (0.62%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.62%) HTML
3 2 (0.62%) CSS
4 1 (0.31%) J2SE
4 1 (0.31%) JMS
4 1 (0.31%) JDBC
4 1 (0.31%) Servlets
4 1 (0.31%) SOAP
4 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.31%) J2EE
4 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.31%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.80%) Online Banking
3 7 (2.17%) IVR
4 5 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.24%) Statistics
5 4 (1.24%) Market Risk
6 3 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.93%) Data Extraction
6 3 (0.93%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.62%) Derivative
7 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.62%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (0.62%) Clustering
7 2 (0.62%) GIS
7 2 (0.62%) PMI
8 1 (0.31%) DTV
8 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.31%) Equities
8 1 (0.31%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.04%) UNIX
2 12 (3.73%) Linux
3 7 (2.17%) Windows
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.31%) AIX
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (31.99%) Stakeholder Management
2 101 (31.37%) Six Sigma
3 100 (31.06%) Project Management
4 95 (29.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 94 (29.19%) Change Management
6 74 (22.98%) Lean Six Sigma
7 58 (18.01%) ITIL
8 52 (16.15%) Business Process Improvement
8 52 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (14.29%) Programme Management
10 43 (13.35%) Business Transformation
11 42 (13.04%) Business Analysis
11 42 (13.04%) Risk Management
12 34 (10.56%) PRINCE2
13 32 (9.94%) Service Delivery
14 28 (8.70%) Logistics
15 26 (8.07%) Coaching
15 26 (8.07%) OpenUP
16 25 (7.76%) Mentoring
16 25 (7.76%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (7.76%) SQL
2 8 (2.48%) C#
3 7 (2.17%) Java
3 7 (2.17%) ABAP
3 7 (2.17%) C
4 6 (1.86%) Python
5 5 (1.55%) Perl
6 3 (0.93%) C++
6 3 (0.93%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.31%) PHP
8 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.31%) VB
8 1 (0.31%) AWK
8 1 (0.31%) sed
8 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (17.08%) Degree
2 54 (16.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 46 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 16 (4.97%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 12 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (3.11%) ISEB
7 9 (2.80%) Security Cleared
8 8 (2.48%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (2.17%) OCP
9 7 (2.17%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.24%) PMP
10 4 (1.24%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.93%) CCNP
11 3 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.62%) MBA
13 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.31%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.90%) QA
2 12 (3.73%) SLA
3 4 (1.24%) COBIT
3 4 (1.24%) P3O
4 3 (0.93%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.17%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.93%) HP NNM
3 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (12.11%) SAP
2 31 (9.63%) Oracle
3 27 (8.39%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.86%) TSYS
4 6 (1.86%) IBM
4 6 (1.86%) Cognizant
5 5 (1.55%) Juniper
6 4 (1.24%) F5
6 4 (1.24%) HP
6 4 (1.24%) Cisco
7 2 (0.62%) Blue Coat
7 2 (0.62%) Siebel
7 2 (0.62%) Remedy
7 2 (0.62%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.31%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.31%) Sage
8 1 (0.31%) Sun
8 1 (0.31%) BMC
8 1 (0.31%) Informatica
8 1 (0.31%) SunGard
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25k - £35k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £30 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £45000 - £54290 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wednesbury, West Midlands (County)
Yodel
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 16 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Sysdoc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Sysdoc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago