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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 727 711 724
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 176 166 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 152 139 133
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.71% -2.77%

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -14 169 £45,000 -5.26% 37
London -39 49 £52,500 -4.54% 10
East Midlands +26 31 £45,000 +34.32% 7
Northamptonshire 0 25 £45,000 +34.32% 6
Northampton -1 23 £45,000 +34.32% 2
City of London +12 20 £60,500 +0.83% 3
North West -5 17 £43,000 -9.47% 4
East of England -19 16 £50,000 +2.56% 2
South West -20 16 £52,966 -31.65% 4
South East -22 16 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Manchester +13 15 £43,000 -14.00% 1
West Midlands -22 13 £42,768 +0.62% 2
Bedfordshire -6 12 £50,000 - 1
Warwickshire +14 11 £43,000 +43.33%
Warwick - 11 £43,000 -
Bristol - 9 £43,000 - 1
Yorkshire -49 8 £35,500 -16.47%
Dunstable - 7 £50,000 -
Swindon +2 6 £52,966 -31.65% 1
Wiltshire +2 6 £52,966 -31.65% 1
Surrey +4 5 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East Yorkshire -5 5 - -
Hull -5 5 - -
Hampshire -10 5 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 3 £52,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +2 3 £36,250 -34.09%
Nottingham 0 3 £36,250 -34.09%
Scotland -12 3 £40,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -40 3 £35,500 -13.40%
Lincolnshire - 3 £33,500 -

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 151 (46.18%) Finance
2 133 (40.67%) Six Sigma
3 101 (30.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 95 (29.05%) PRINCE2
5 93 (28.44%) Change Management
6 79 (24.16%) Business Process Improvement
7 78 (23.85%) Project Management
8 71 (21.71%) Banking
9 66 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 66 (20.18%) Lean Six Sigma
10 60 (18.35%) Degree
11 55 (16.82%) ITIL
12 51 (15.60%) Process Management
13 49 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (14.07%) Retail
15 44 (13.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
16 41 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
17 40 (12.23%) MS Office
17 40 (12.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 40 (12.23%) Coaching
18 38 (11.62%) Business Analysis
19 35 (10.70%) E-Commerce
20 29 (8.87%) SQL
20 29 (8.87%) Mentoring
21 28 (8.56%) SLA
22 25 (7.65%) Asset Management
23 23 (7.03%) QA
23 23 (7.03%) Line Management
24 22 (6.73%) MS Visio
24 22 (6.73%) Service Delivery

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (3.36%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.22%) SAS
3 4 (1.22%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.61%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.31%) CMS
5 1 (0.31%) Drupal
5 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 40 (12.23%) MS Office
2 22 (6.73%) MS Visio
3 21 (6.42%) MS Excel
4 9 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (2.45%) MS Project
6 7 (2.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.75%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.83%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.53%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (1.53%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.53%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.61%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.61%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.61%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.61%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.31%) TRIRIGA
5 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.89%) Firewall
1 16 (4.89%) Wireless
2 14 (4.28%) HSRP
2 14 (4.28%) RIP
2 14 (4.28%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.28%) VPN
2 14 (4.28%) SSL
2 14 (4.28%) DWDM
2 14 (4.28%) MPLS
2 14 (4.28%) OSPF
2 14 (4.28%) BGP
2 14 (4.28%) EIGRP
3 9 (2.75%) SAN
4 6 (1.83%) Internet
5 2 (0.61%) Intranet
6 1 (0.31%) 3G
6 1 (0.31%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.31%) LTE
6 1 (0.31%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.83%) SQLPlus
3 3 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.31%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.31%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.31%) JUnit
1 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.31%) Subversion
1 1 (0.31%) JIRA
1 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
1 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 151 (46.18%) Finance
2 71 (21.71%) Banking
3 46 (14.07%) Retail
4 17 (5.20%) Marketing
5 12 (3.67%) Legal
6 10 (3.06%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.75%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.75%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.75%) International Banking
8 8 (2.45%) Automotive
9 7 (2.14%) Publishing
10 6 (1.83%) French Language
11 5 (1.53%) General Ledger
11 5 (1.53%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.53%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.22%) German Language
13 3 (0.92%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.92%) Military
14 2 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 99 (30.28%) Analyst
2 52 (15.90%) Business Analyst
3 34 (10.40%) Consultant
3 34 (10.40%) Process Manager
4 31 (9.48%) Process Analyst
5 26 (7.95%) Process Improvement Manager
6 25 (7.65%) Business Manager
7 24 (7.34%) Project Manager
8 17 (5.20%) Process Consultant
9 12 (3.67%) Lead Business Analyst
9 12 (3.67%) Process Improvement Analyst
10 11 (3.36%) Process Improvement Consultant
10 11 (3.36%) Network Specialist
11 10 (3.06%) Business Consultant
12 9 (2.75%) Change Manager
13 8 (2.45%) Support Analyst
13 8 (2.45%) Developer
13 8 (2.45%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 7 (2.14%) Business Process Manager
14 7 (2.14%) Business Process Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.83%) .NET
1 6 (1.83%) XSLT
2 5 (1.53%) HTML
2 5 (1.53%) CSS
3 4 (1.22%) JDBC
3 4 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.22%) EJB
3 4 (1.22%) LINQ
3 4 (1.22%) jQuery
3 4 (1.22%) SAP PI
3 4 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (1.22%) HTML5
3 4 (1.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (1.22%) Ajax
3 4 (1.22%) SAP ALE
3 4 (1.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.22%) BAPI
4 3 (0.92%) XML
5 2 (0.61%) Web Services
6 1 (0.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.67%) E-Learning
4 10 (3.06%) Statistics
4 10 (3.06%) Fixed Income
5 9 (2.75%) Life Science
6 6 (1.83%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.53%) PMI
8 4 (1.22%) Equities
9 3 (0.92%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.61%) FMCG
10 2 (0.61%) Kindle
10 2 (0.61%) User Experience
10 2 (0.61%) Derivative
10 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.61%) Psychology
11 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.28%) Windows
2 10 (3.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (40.67%) Six Sigma
2 101 (30.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 95 (29.05%) PRINCE2
4 93 (28.44%) Change Management
5 79 (24.16%) Business Process Improvement
6 78 (23.85%) Project Management
7 66 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 66 (20.18%) Lean Six Sigma
8 55 (16.82%) ITIL
9 51 (15.60%) Process Management
10 41 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (12.23%) Coaching
12 38 (11.62%) Business Analysis
13 35 (10.70%) E-Commerce
14 29 (8.87%) Mentoring
15 25 (7.65%) Asset Management
16 23 (7.03%) Line Management
17 22 (6.73%) Service Delivery
18 20 (6.12%) Service Management
19 19 (5.81%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.87%) SQL
2 8 (2.45%) T-SQL
3 6 (1.83%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.53%) C
4 5 (1.53%) C#
5 4 (1.22%) ABAP
6 3 (0.92%) VBA
7 2 (0.61%) Python
7 2 (0.61%) Java
7 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (18.35%) Degree
2 44 (13.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 40 (12.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 15 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (4.59%) CCNP
5 14 (4.28%) ISEB
6 12 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (2.75%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 8 (2.45%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.83%) IIBA
10 5 (1.53%) PMP
11 4 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.22%) MBA
11 4 (1.22%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.22%) HNC
11 4 (1.22%) HND
12 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.31%) APMP
13 1 (0.31%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.56%) SLA
2 23 (7.03%) QA
3 13 (3.98%) ISO 9001
4 8 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.83%) GCP
5 6 (1.83%) COBIT
6 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (2.75%) Active Directory
1 9 (2.75%) VMware ESX
1 9 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.31%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 14 (4.28%) HP NNM
2 3 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.61%) SCOM
4 1 (0.31%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 17 (5.20%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.89%) Cisco
2 16 (4.89%) Juniper
2 16 (4.89%) F5
3 15 (4.59%) HP
4 13 (3.98%) SAP
5 11 (3.36%) Oracle
6 9 (2.75%) Citrix
6 9 (2.75%) VMware
6 9 (2.75%) Google
7 6 (1.83%) Minitab
7 6 (1.83%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.22%) Siebel
9 2 (0.61%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.61%) IBM
9 2 (0.61%) Fidessa
9 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.61%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.61%) Aprimo
9 2 (0.61%) Unica
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Posted: Yesterday
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