The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 750 653 660
Rank change year-on-year
-97 +7
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 148 213 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 124 179 152
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93970 85629 89328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.52% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 75904 70453 76213
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 9 July 2014 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 9 July 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 -91 140 £50,000 - 18
London -72 44 £53,500 -6.95% 6
East of England +7 26 £51,750 +8.94% 2
South East -27 25 £45,000 -7.69% 4
City of London -31 21 £52,500 -33.33% 1
North West +5 11 £43,000 -1.71% 1
West Midlands -13 11 £43,000 -9.47% 1
Manchester +5 10 £43,000 -7.02% 1
Bedfordshire -8 10 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South West -9 9 £47,983 +14.24% 2
East Midlands -9 9 £33,500 -21.17% 1
Essex 0 7 £67,500 +31.70%
Oxfordshire -6 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Colchester - 7 £67,500 -
Hertfordshire -19 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Dunstable - 6 £50,000 -
Enfield +7 5 £53,500 +25.88%
Berkshire -4 5 £39,000 -29.09%
Buckinghamshire -4 5 £55,000 +64.17%
Hampshire -5 5 £45,000 -34.30% 2
Swindon - 5 £52,966 -
Wiltshire - 5 £52,966 -
Lincolnshire - 4 £33,500 -
Warwickshire +11 3 £43,000 -38.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 3 - -
Oxford +3 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham +1 3 £76,250 +69.44%
Bristol 0 3 £43,000 +2.38% 1
Surrey -3 3 £52,500 - 2
Yorkshire -66 3 £65,000 +44.44%

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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.

1 172 (47.91%) Finance
2 115 (32.03%) Project Management
3 96 (26.74%) PRINCE2
4 91 (25.35%) Six Sigma
5 88 (24.51%) Change Management
6 73 (20.33%) ITIL
6 73 (20.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 72 (20.06%) Degree
8 63 (17.55%) Banking
9 55 (15.32%) Business Analysis
10 54 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 52 (14.48%) Business Process Improvement
12 47 (13.09%) Retail
13 41 (11.42%) E-Commerce
14 39 (10.86%) Lean Six Sigma
15 38 (10.58%) MS Office
16 34 (9.47%) Management Information System
17 30 (8.36%) Risk Management
18 28 (7.80%) Process Management
18 28 (7.80%) Business Transformation
19 27 (7.52%) Service Management
20 24 (6.69%) Scrum
20 24 (6.69%) SAP
20 24 (6.69%) Windows
21 23 (6.41%) Programme Management
21 23 (6.41%) Service Delivery
22 22 (6.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 22 (6.13%) QA
23 21 (5.85%) Linux
24 20 (5.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 12 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.95%) NetWeaver
3 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.84%) SAS
4 2 (0.56%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.28%) Drupal
5 1 (0.28%) CMS
5 1 (0.28%) Documentum
5 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (10.58%) MS Office
2 17 (4.74%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.18%) MS Project
4 14 (3.90%) MS Visio
5 12 (3.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.51%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.56%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.74%) SAN
2 9 (2.51%) Firewall
3 8 (2.23%) Wireless
4 7 (1.95%) MPLS
4 7 (1.95%) Internet
4 7 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.95%) VPN
5 6 (1.67%) OSPF
5 6 (1.67%) DWDM
5 6 (1.67%) BGP
5 6 (1.67%) EIGRP
5 6 (1.67%) RIP
5 6 (1.67%) SSL
5 6 (1.67%) HSRP
6 3 (0.84%) LAN
6 3 (0.84%) WAN
7 2 (0.56%) Intranet
8 1 (0.28%) DNS
8 1 (0.28%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.84%) Cognos Impromptu
4 3 (0.84%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.28%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.28%) DataStage
6 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.84%) Subversion
1 3 (0.84%) JUnit
2 2 (0.56%) Selenium
2 2 (0.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 172 (47.91%) Finance
2 63 (17.55%) Banking
3 47 (13.09%) Retail
4 16 (4.46%) International Banking
4 16 (4.46%) Marketing
5 12 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.06%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.79%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.39%) French Language
9 5 (1.39%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.11%) Billing
10 4 (1.11%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.84%) German Language
11 3 (0.84%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.84%) Publishing
12 2 (0.56%) Front Office
12 2 (0.56%) Back Office
12 2 (0.56%) Military
12 2 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 89 (24.79%) Analyst
2 58 (16.16%) Business Analyst
3 47 (13.09%) Project Manager
4 38 (10.58%) Process Manager
5 35 (9.75%) Consultant
6 33 (9.19%) Process Improvement Manager
7 30 (8.36%) Business Manager
8 18 (5.01%) Process Consultant
8 18 (5.01%) Change Manager
9 16 (4.46%) Process Analyst
10 15 (4.18%) Architect
10 15 (4.18%) Programme Manager
11 14 (3.90%) Lead Business Analyst
12 13 (3.62%) Business Consultant
13 11 (3.06%) Programme Director
14 10 (2.79%) Process Improvement Consultant
14 10 (2.79%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 8 (2.23%) Test Analyst
15 8 (2.23%) Business Process Improvement Manager
15 8 (2.23%) Business Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.95%) SAP ALE
1 7 (1.95%) SAP PI
1 7 (1.95%) BAPI
1 7 (1.95%) EJB
1 7 (1.95%) XSLT
1 7 (1.95%) JDBC
2 5 (1.39%) Web Services
3 4 (1.11%) .NET
4 3 (0.84%) JAX-RS
4 3 (0.84%) Spring Integration
4 3 (0.84%) REST
4 3 (0.84%) Spring
4 3 (0.84%) Middleware
4 3 (0.84%) EDI
4 3 (0.84%) XML
5 2 (0.56%) HTML
5 2 (0.56%) SOAP
5 2 (0.56%) GWT
6 1 (0.28%) JSON
6 1 (0.28%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.47%) Management Information System
2 15 (4.18%) PMI
3 13 (3.62%) Statistics
4 10 (2.79%) E-Learning
4 10 (2.79%) Life Science
5 8 (2.23%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.39%) Equities
8 3 (0.84%) Derivative
8 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.56%) Kindle
10 1 (0.28%) Blog
10 1 (0.28%) FMCG
10 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.69%) Windows
2 21 (5.85%) Linux
3 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (32.03%) Project Management
2 96 (26.74%) PRINCE2
3 91 (25.35%) Six Sigma
4 88 (24.51%) Change Management
5 73 (20.33%) ITIL
5 73 (20.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 55 (15.32%) Business Analysis
7 54 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 52 (14.48%) Business Process Improvement
9 41 (11.42%) E-Commerce
10 39 (10.86%) Lean Six Sigma
11 30 (8.36%) Risk Management
12 28 (7.80%) Process Management
12 28 (7.80%) Business Transformation
13 27 (7.52%) Service Management
14 24 (6.69%) Scrum
15 23 (6.41%) Programme Management
15 23 (6.41%) Service Delivery
16 18 (5.01%) BPR
16 18 (5.01%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.46%) SQL
2 7 (1.95%) ABAP
2 7 (1.95%) Java
3 4 (1.11%) C
4 2 (0.56%) Python
5 1 (0.28%) VBA
5 1 (0.28%) C#
5 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (20.06%) Degree
2 22 (6.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 20 (5.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 19 (5.29%) PMI Certification
5 18 (5.01%) ISEB
6 17 (4.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 15 (4.18%) PMP
8 12 (3.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.95%) ISTQB
10 7 (1.95%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.95%) CCNP
10 7 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 4 (1.11%) HNC
12 4 (1.11%) HND
12 4 (1.11%) MBA
12 4 (1.11%) IIBA
12 4 (1.11%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.13%) QA
2 19 (5.29%) ISO 9001
3 18 (5.01%) SLA
4 11 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.95%) COBIT
5 7 (1.95%) GCP
6 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.28%) COREP
7 1 (0.28%) FATCA
7 1 (0.28%) GxP
System Software
1 19 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.01%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.46%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.84%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.67%) HP NNM
2 3 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.56%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.28%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (6.69%) SAP
2 19 (5.29%) VMware
3 18 (5.01%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.46%) Citrix
5 11 (3.06%) Oracle
6 9 (2.51%) Google
7 8 (2.23%) Cognizant
7 8 (2.23%) Juniper
7 8 (2.23%) HP
7 8 (2.23%) Cisco
7 8 (2.23%) F5
8 7 (1.95%) Minitab
9 5 (1.39%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.11%) Siebel
11 3 (0.84%) IBM
11 3 (0.84%) Intel
11 3 (0.84%) Cognos
12 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.56%) Unica
12 2 (0.56%) Aprimo
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Total package value c.£61K
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
TRG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
National Grid
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
National Grid
Posted: 16 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
National Grid
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
National Grid
Posted: 16 days ago
London
National Grid
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Redhill
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + car allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago