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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
UK
Rank 253 219 215
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -4
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 1103 1530 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.31% 1.56% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.77% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1174 1230
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,036 £32,500 £33,135
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -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
74113 86274 88538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.16% 87.68% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61003 71739 73006
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 17 January 2017 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -31 1042 £50,000 - 145
London -1 406 £62,500 +4.16% 49
South East -60 145 £47,500 +5.55% 22
Yorkshire +40 121 £42,500 +6.25% 15
North West -27 87 £41,000 -3.52% 17
East of England -24 86 £42,500 -11.45% 8
West Midlands -16 81 £42,500 -3.40% 7
West Yorkshire +33 78 £42,500 +6.25% 11
South West -6 69 £40,000 -5.88% 21
City of London -34 65 £60,000 - 12
Leeds +32 63 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Birmingham +29 56 £53,250 +28.31% 2
East Midlands -1 45 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Manchester -41 42 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Berkshire +1 37 £60,000 +14.28% 4
Hertfordshire -16 34 £42,500 -29.16%
Scotland +3 32 £42,500 - 6
Bristol +13 31 £40,000 +16.38% 9
Cheshire +13 23 £38,500 -9.41% 9
Hampshire +8 22 £31,480 -42.76% 5
Buckinghamshire +24 21 £49,500 +10.00% 4
Glasgow +8 21 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Nottinghamshire +6 20 £45,000 +28.57% 2
North Yorkshire +2 20 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Kent -16 20 £45,000 +9.75%
Wales +6 19 £48,750 +21.87% 4
Nottingham -9 18 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Wiltshire +26 17 £40,500 -17.34% 8
Essex +15 17 £48,000 +20.00% 5
South Wales +8 17 £48,750 +21.87% 4

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 913 (37.17%) Finance
2 642 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
3 483 (19.67%) Project Management
4 412 (16.78%) ITIL
5 403 (16.41%) Degree
6 401 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
7 386 (15.72%) SQL
8 373 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 346 (14.09%) Microsoft
10 292 (11.89%) Change Management
11 291 (11.85%) Mentoring
11 291 (11.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 253 (10.30%) Business Analysis
13 246 (10.02%) Windows
14 244 (9.93%) MS Excel
15 242 (9.85%) SDLC
16 237 (9.65%) QA
17 229 (9.32%) Coaching
18 227 (9.24%) Service Delivery
19 218 (8.88%) .NET
20 212 (8.63%) Java
21 200 (8.14%) Banking
22 197 (8.02%) Scrum
23 182 (7.41%) PRINCE2
24 175 (7.13%) C#
25 174 (7.08%) Retail
26 172 (7.00%) Oracle
27 168 (6.84%) SQL Server
28 166 (6.76%) ISEB
29 163 (6.64%) Business Process Improvement

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 56 (2.28%) SharePoint
2 48 (1.95%) IIS
3 38 (1.55%) Apache
4 34 (1.38%) MS Exchange
5 30 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 20 (0.81%) CMS
6 20 (0.81%) WebSphere
7 17 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (0.65%) WebLogic
9 15 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (0.57%) Apache Solr
10 14 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (0.53%) Skype for Business
12 12 (0.49%) Jetty
13 11 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (0.41%) Confluence
15 8 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 7 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (0.29%) Site Server
Applications
1 244 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 131 (5.33%) MS Office
3 65 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 63 (2.57%) MS Visio
5 42 (1.71%) MS Project
6 24 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.20%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.12%) SPSS
9 2 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.041%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.041%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.041%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (0.94%) assyst
3 21 (0.86%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 20 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
5 19 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
6 18 (0.73%) SAP CO
6 18 (0.73%) SAP FI
6 18 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
7 12 (0.49%) SAP CRM
8 10 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 9 (0.37%) SAP ERP
9 9 (0.37%) SAP MM
10 8 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
12 6 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
12 6 (0.24%) Summit
12 6 (0.24%) thinkFolio
13 5 (0.20%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 46 (1.87%) SaaS
2 38 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.53%) Office 365
6 8 (0.33%) IBM Blueworks
6 8 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
7 7 (0.29%) Lucidchart
7 7 (0.29%) PaaS
8 6 (0.24%) IaaS
9 4 (0.16%) GitHub
9 4 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.12%) DigitalOcean
10 3 (0.12%) Force.com
11 2 (0.081%) G Suite
12 1 (0.041%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.041%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.041%) Boomi
12 1 (0.041%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.041%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.08%) Network Security
2 49 (2.00%) DNS
2 49 (2.00%) Firewall
3 48 (1.95%) Internet
4 39 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 29 (1.18%) DHCP
6 26 (1.06%) WAN
7 20 (0.81%) VPN
8 16 (0.65%) LAN
9 14 (0.57%) LDAP
10 13 (0.53%) FTP
10 13 (0.53%) HTTP
11 12 (0.49%) SAN
11 12 (0.49%) SMPP
11 12 (0.49%) SSL
12 10 (0.41%) Wireless
13 9 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (0.37%) VoIP
14 8 (0.33%) 802.11
15 6 (0.24%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 88 (3.58%) MySQL
3 83 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
4 69 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (1.87%) Big Data
7 33 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
8 32 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 30 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 27 (1.10%) QlikView
11 26 (1.06%) MongoDB
12 23 (0.94%) Hadoop
13 21 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (0.77%) Redis
15 13 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 12 (0.49%) BusinessObjects XI
16 12 (0.49%) HBase
Development Applications
1 112 (4.56%) JIRA
2 87 (3.54%) Selenium
3 59 (2.40%) Git (software)
4 40 (1.63%) WebDriver
5 37 (1.51%) JUnit
6 35 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 35 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 35 (1.43%) Visual Studio
7 34 (1.38%) HP UFT
8 33 (1.34%) LoadRunner
9 32 (1.30%) JMeter
10 31 (1.26%) Maven
10 31 (1.26%) TeamCity
11 27 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (0.73%) SoapUI
13 16 (0.65%) Mockito
13 16 (0.65%) Moq
13 16 (0.65%) Subversion
14 15 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (0.53%) TestNG
General
1 913 (37.17%) Finance
2 200 (8.14%) Banking
3 174 (7.08%) Retail
4 92 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 88 (3.58%) Marketing
6 80 (3.26%) Telecoms
7 64 (2.61%) Financial Institution
8 62 (2.52%) Legal
9 39 (1.59%) Investment Banking
10 37 (1.51%) Advertising
11 34 (1.38%) Front Office
12 27 (1.10%) Publishing
13 25 (1.02%) Back Office
14 24 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
15 22 (0.90%) Electronics
16 18 (0.73%) Law
17 16 (0.65%) Automotive
18 15 (0.61%) Billing
19 13 (0.53%) French Language
19 13 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 630 (25.65%) Analyst
2 276 (11.24%) Business Analyst
3 204 (8.31%) Developer
4 192 (7.82%) Project Manager
5 172 (7.00%) Consultant
6 113 (4.60%) Architect
7 86 (3.50%) Test Manager
8 85 (3.46%) Senior Analyst
9 79 (3.22%) Delivery Manager
9 79 (3.22%) IT Analyst
9 79 (3.22%) Test Analyst
10 70 (2.85%) IT Manager
11 65 (2.65%) Service Manager
12 59 (2.40%) Tester
13 58 (2.36%) Support Analyst
14 57 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
14 57 (2.32%) Technical Manager
15 56 (2.28%) Team Leader
16 54 (2.20%) Applications Support
17 44 (1.79%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (8.88%) .NET
2 119 (4.85%) Web Services
3 92 (3.75%) HTML
4 88 (3.58%) XML
5 79 (3.22%) ASP.NET
6 62 (2.52%) CSS
7 56 (2.28%) jQuery
8 41 (1.67%) J2EE
9 40 (1.63%) REST
10 37 (1.51%) XSLT
11 34 (1.38%) Spring
12 33 (1.34%) .NET Framework
13 30 (1.22%) AngularJS
14 23 (0.94%) Middleware
15 22 (0.90%) Hibernate
15 22 (0.90%) SOAP
16 21 (0.86%) LAMP
16 21 (0.86%) RESTful
17 19 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web API
17 19 (0.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 401 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (6.31%) Management Information System
3 99 (4.03%) Data Centre
4 97 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 91 (3.71%) Data Integration
6 62 (2.52%) Data Structures
7 56 (2.28%) Virtual Team
8 54 (2.20%) Visualisation
9 44 (1.79%) Fintech
10 43 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
11 40 (1.63%) FMCG
12 39 (1.59%) Statistics
13 34 (1.38%) User Experience
14 32 (1.30%) Mathematics
15 29 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
16 23 (0.94%) Client/Server
17 21 (0.86%) Fixed Income
17 21 (0.86%) Reinsurance
18 20 (0.81%) Equities
18 20 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 246 (10.02%) Windows
2 153 (6.23%) Linux
3 104 (4.23%) Unix
4 74 (3.01%) Windows Server
5 38 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (1.38%) Windows 7
7 30 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (1.10%) Windows 10
9 17 (0.69%) Windows 8
10 14 (0.57%) Solaris
11 12 (0.49%) Windows Vista
12 11 (0.45%) Android
13 10 (0.41%) Windows XP
14 9 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.24%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.24%) CentOS
16 6 (0.24%) Debian
17 4 (0.16%) AIX
18 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 642 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 483 (19.67%) Project Management
3 412 (16.78%) ITIL
4 373 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 292 (11.89%) Change Management
6 291 (11.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 291 (11.85%) Mentoring
7 253 (10.30%) Business Analysis
8 242 (9.85%) SDLC
9 229 (9.32%) Coaching
10 227 (9.24%) Service Delivery
11 197 (8.02%) Scrum
12 182 (7.41%) PRINCE2
13 163 (6.64%) Business Process Improvement
14 154 (6.27%) Six Sigma
15 142 (5.78%) Waterfall
16 141 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
17 139 (5.66%) Analytics
18 138 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
19 129 (5.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 386 (15.72%) SQL
2 212 (8.63%) Java
3 175 (7.13%) C#
4 111 (4.52%) Python
5 110 (4.48%) JavaScript
6 100 (4.07%) C
7 80 (3.26%) PowerShell
8 56 (2.28%) Perl
9 50 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 32 (1.30%) PHP
10 32 (1.30%) VB
11 29 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 28 (1.14%) C++
13 27 (1.10%) Bash Shell
14 26 (1.06%) VBA
15 20 (0.81%) ABAP
16 19 (0.77%) Shell Script
17 16 (0.65%) R
18 10 (0.41%) PL/SQL
19 9 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 403 (16.41%) Degree
2 166 (6.76%) ISEB
3 100 (4.07%) ISTQB
4 72 (2.93%) Security Cleared
5 63 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
6 40 (1.63%) SC Cleared
7 38 (1.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 35 (1.43%) PMP
9 33 (1.34%) CISM
10 30 (1.22%) CIMA
11 29 (1.18%) ACCA
11 29 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 29 (1.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 26 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 26 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (0.98%) CISSP
14 23 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 22 (0.90%) CISA
15 22 (0.90%) CRISC
15 22 (0.90%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 237 (9.65%) QA
2 131 (5.33%) SLA
3 44 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (1.59%) COBIT
5 26 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 20 (0.81%) Data Quality
7 17 (0.69%) P3O
8 13 (0.53%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.41%) ISO 9000
10 8 (0.33%) SDET
11 7 (0.29%) ISO 14001
11 7 (0.29%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.29%) ISO22301
12 5 (0.20%) EMIR
12 5 (0.20%) MiFID
13 4 (0.16%) COSO
14 3 (0.12%) NEBOSH
14 3 (0.12%) PMBOK
15 2 (0.081%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 2 (0.081%) JSP 440
System Software
1 105 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 64 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 24 (0.98%) Docker
5 20 (0.81%) vSphere
6 8 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (0.20%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.16%) Firmware
8 4 (0.16%) RACF
8 4 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.12%) Samba
9 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.081%) NFS
10 2 (0.081%) Snort
10 2 (0.081%) vCloud
10 2 (0.081%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.081%) Xen
10 2 (0.081%) XenServer
11 1 (0.041%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 45 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (1.22%) SCCM
3 27 (1.10%) Tivoli
4 25 (1.02%) SCOM
5 24 (0.98%) Puppet
6 14 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.45%) Ansible
8 10 (0.41%) Nagios
9 8 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.29%) Kubernetes
10 7 (0.29%) vRealize
11 6 (0.24%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
12 5 (0.20%) Nessus
12 5 (0.20%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.16%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.16%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
14 3 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
14 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 346 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 172 (7.00%) Oracle
3 139 (5.66%) SAP
4 88 (3.58%) VMware
5 65 (2.65%) HP
6 56 (2.28%) IBM
7 50 (2.04%) Cisco
8 47 (1.91%) Citrix
9 39 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (1.10%) JD Edwards
11 24 (0.98%) ServiceNow
12 22 (0.90%) Remedy
13 17 (0.69%) NetApp
13 17 (0.69%) Tableau
14 16 (0.65%) Sybase
15 15 (0.61%) CheckPoint
16 14 (0.57%) Cognizant
16 14 (0.57%) Red Hat
17 12 (0.49%) Progress
17 12 (0.49%) Splunk
Worthing, West Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + software project manager
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Icore Tech
Salary: £105000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £36,000 per annum 30% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Scotland
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Unspecified £45k - £50k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Free Parking
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35114.00 - £40380.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Posted: 6 days ago