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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 322 336 292
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -44
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 908 1018 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.93% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.06% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 711 767 886
Median salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

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
86068 96139 98720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.48% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 72002 79039 78827
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 £30,592
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +19 836 £52,500 +5.00% 116
London +20 310 £65,000 +13.04% 43
South East +26 165 £52,500 +16.66% 20
West Midlands +19 70 £45,000 - 3
East of England -7 66 £50,000 +5.26% 8
City of London +43 59 £65,000 +13.04% 14
Yorkshire +31 59 £46,188 +2.63% 4
North West -8 57 £42,500 +2.40% 8
East Midlands -15 57 £52,500 +18.64% 6
West Yorkshire +11 48 £47,500 - 4
South West -8 46 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Birmingham +7 39 £55,000 +11.11%
Surrey -11 34 £70,000 +86.66% 4
Leeds +28 33 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Northamptonshire +15 33 £32,000 -28.88% 2
Hertfordshire +26 32 £51,000 +7.36% 2
Wales +12 31 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Scotland -6 31 £50,000 -1.21% 2
Berkshire -4 29 £52,500 -4.54% 2
South Wales +25 28 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Hampshire +18 26 £48,750 +14.70% 3
Northampton +16 25 £60,500 +34.44% 1
Buckinghamshire +28 24 £52,500 +7.69%
Manchester -16 24 £37,500 - 5
Glasgow +7 23 £38,000 -18.91% 2
Cardiff +14 21 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Cheshire +32 20 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Watford +31 18 £55,000 -4.34% 1
West Sussex +15 16 £40,000 -13.97% 3
Bristol +18 14 £47,500 +18.75% 4

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 679 (36.94%) Finance
2 452 (24.59%) Project Management
3 448 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
4 344 (18.72%) ITIL
5 321 (17.46%) Business Process Improvement
6 319 (17.36%) Microsoft
7 315 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 312 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
9 285 (15.51%) Business Analysis
10 269 (14.64%) Degree
11 238 (12.95%) SQL
12 232 (12.62%) Change Management
13 204 (11.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 188 (10.23%) SQL Server
15 166 (9.03%) Six Sigma
16 163 (8.87%) PRINCE2
17 161 (8.76%) SDLC
18 160 (8.71%) Java
19 157 (8.54%) MS Excel
20 156 (8.49%) Service Management
21 154 (8.38%) QA
22 153 (8.32%) SAP
23 151 (8.22%) Mentoring
24 139 (7.56%) Service Delivery
25 127 (6.91%) .NET
26 126 (6.86%) Scrum
27 124 (6.75%) Oracle
28 122 (6.64%) CRM
29 119 (6.47%) Windows
29 119 (6.47%) Management Information System

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 (3.92%) CMS
2 60 (3.26%) WordPress
3 45 (2.45%) Tomcat
4 44 (2.39%) Jadu
5 40 (2.18%) Apache
6 36 (1.96%) SharePoint
7 21 (1.14%) IIS
8 20 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
9 17 (0.92%) Apache Solr
10 12 (0.65%) MS Exchange
10 12 (0.65%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.54%) Confluence
11 10 (0.54%) JBoss
11 10 (0.54%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.44%) Documentum
12 8 (0.44%) Jetty
12 8 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (0.38%) Skype for Business
14 5 (0.27%) FileNet
14 5 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 157 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 113 (6.15%) MS Office
3 66 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 54 (2.94%) MS Visio
5 53 (2.88%) MS Project
6 11 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.22%) SPSS
8 3 (0.16%) Maya
8 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.054%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 59 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (2.18%) SAP FI
3 38 (2.07%) SAP CO
3 38 (2.07%) SAP FI/CO
4 25 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 23 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
6 22 (1.20%) SAP PS
7 20 (1.09%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 20 (1.09%) SAP BPC
7 20 (1.09%) SAP SD
8 18 (0.98%) SAP ERP
9 17 (0.92%) SAP FI-AP
9 17 (0.92%) SAP FI-AR
10 16 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
11 13 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (0.71%) SAP EHS
12 10 (0.54%) SAP HR
12 10 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 9 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
13 9 (0.49%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.20%) SaaS
2 21 (1.14%) Office 365
3 16 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
4 14 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.27%) PaaS
7 2 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.054%) Force.com
8 1 (0.054%) Google Play
8 1 (0.054%) IaaS
8 1 (0.054%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.37%) Firewall
2 61 (3.32%) Intranet
3 58 (3.16%) TCP/IP
4 28 (1.52%) DNS
5 23 (1.25%) LAN
6 22 (1.20%) SSL
6 22 (1.20%) VPN
7 20 (1.09%) WAN
8 18 (0.98%) DHCP
9 16 (0.87%) SAN
10 15 (0.82%) Internet
11 14 (0.76%) LDAP
12 13 (0.71%) VoIP
13 12 (0.65%) MPLS
13 12 (0.65%) Network Security
13 12 (0.65%) Wireless
14 11 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 10 (0.54%) BGP
15 10 (0.54%) OSPF
16 9 (0.49%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 110 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 70 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
4 59 (3.21%) Relational Database
5 33 (1.80%) RDBMS
6 31 (1.69%) MySQL
7 26 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
9 23 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
10 21 (1.14%) Big Data
11 19 (1.03%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (0.82%) MongoDB
12 15 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (0.65%) Hadoop
13 12 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (0.60%) NoSQL
14 11 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 54 (2.94%) JIRA
2 38 (2.07%) Subversion
3 33 (1.80%) Selenium
4 32 (1.74%) Git (software)
5 28 (1.52%) JUnit
6 25 (1.36%) Maven
6 25 (1.36%) Visual Studio
7 22 (1.20%) Jenkins
7 22 (1.20%) WebDriver
8 19 (1.03%) NUnit
8 19 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (0.82%) NuGet
10 12 (0.65%) Cucumber
11 10 (0.54%) Mockito
11 10 (0.54%) Moq
11 10 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (0.54%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.54%) TestNG
12 8 (0.44%) Hamcrest
12 8 (0.44%) jMock
General
1 679 (36.94%) Finance
2 117 (6.37%) Banking
3 109 (5.93%) Retail
4 87 (4.73%) Legal
5 77 (4.19%) Manufacturing
6 65 (3.54%) Marketing
7 59 (3.21%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.58%) Financial Institution
9 26 (1.41%) French Language
9 26 (1.41%) Law
10 22 (1.20%) Front Office
11 21 (1.14%) Investment Banking
12 20 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 20 (1.09%) Retail Banking
13 19 (1.03%) Advertising
14 18 (0.98%) Back Office
15 15 (0.82%) Electronics
16 13 (0.71%) Games
17 11 (0.60%) Local Government
18 10 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 519 (28.24%) Analyst
2 266 (14.47%) Business Analyst
3 161 (8.76%) Consultant
4 150 (8.16%) Developer
5 137 (7.45%) Project Manager
6 84 (4.57%) IT Manager
7 70 (3.81%) Architect
8 59 (3.21%) Service Manager
9 56 (3.05%) Process Analyst
10 51 (2.77%) Systems Analyst
11 49 (2.67%) Team Leader
12 47 (2.56%) Applications Manager
13 45 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
13 45 (2.45%) Support Analyst
14 44 (2.39%) Financial Analyst
15 43 (2.34%) Applications Support
16 41 (2.23%) IT Analyst
17 40 (2.18%) Java Developer
18 39 (2.12%) Business Manager
18 39 (2.12%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (6.91%) .NET
2 98 (5.33%) Web Services
3 84 (4.57%) HTML
4 79 (4.30%) CSS
5 49 (2.67%) Spring
6 38 (2.07%) XML
7 35 (1.90%) ASP.NET
8 34 (1.85%) HTML5
9 29 (1.58%) REST
10 27 (1.47%) Hibernate
11 26 (1.41%) CSS3
11 26 (1.41%) Middleware
12 23 (1.25%) jQuery
13 21 (1.14%) .NET Framework
13 21 (1.14%) RESTful
14 19 (1.03%) AngularJS
15 18 (0.98%) JSON
16 17 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (0.82%) Java EE
17 15 (0.82%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 312 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (6.47%) Management Information System
3 94 (5.11%) Computer Science
4 56 (3.05%) Data Centre
5 43 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 38 (2.07%) Virtual Team
7 33 (1.80%) Data Structures
8 30 (1.63%) Performance Metrics
9 28 (1.52%) Data Integration
10 25 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.25%) User Experience
12 22 (1.20%) Statistics
13 19 (1.03%) Driving Licence
13 19 (1.03%) Fintech
14 17 (0.92%) Visualisation
15 15 (0.82%) Taxonomies
16 11 (0.60%) Clustering
17 10 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 10 (0.54%) Mathematics
17 10 (0.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 119 (6.47%) Windows
2 79 (4.30%) Linux
3 60 (3.26%) Unix
4 36 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.14%) Windows Server
6 17 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 15 (0.82%) Android
8 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.38%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.33%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.22%) Solaris
14 3 (0.16%) CentOS
14 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.16%) SUSE
14 3 (0.16%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.054%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.054%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (24.59%) Project Management
2 448 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
3 344 (18.72%) ITIL
4 321 (17.46%) Business Process Improvement
5 315 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 285 (15.51%) Business Analysis
7 232 (12.62%) Change Management
8 204 (11.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 166 (9.03%) Six Sigma
10 163 (8.87%) PRINCE2
11 161 (8.76%) SDLC
12 156 (8.49%) Service Management
13 151 (8.22%) Mentoring
14 139 (7.56%) Service Delivery
15 126 (6.86%) Scrum
16 122 (6.64%) CRM
17 115 (6.26%) Coaching
17 115 (6.26%) User Acceptance Testing
18 113 (6.15%) Line Management
18 113 (6.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 238 (12.95%) SQL
2 160 (8.71%) Java
3 108 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 102 (5.55%) C#
5 56 (3.05%) Python
6 35 (1.90%) C
7 27 (1.47%) Perl
8 26 (1.41%) T-SQL
9 23 (1.25%) Bash Shell
10 21 (1.14%) C++
11 20 (1.09%) Ruby
11 20 (1.09%) VB
12 19 (1.03%) PHP
12 19 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 18 (0.98%) Objective-C
13 18 (0.98%) VBA
14 14 (0.76%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.49%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.38%) ABAP
16 7 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 269 (14.64%) Degree
2 60 (3.26%) ISEB
3 58 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
4 40 (2.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 38 (2.07%) PMP
6 32 (1.74%) ACCA
6 32 (1.74%) Security Cleared
7 29 (1.58%) CISA
8 28 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 28 (1.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 26 (1.41%) CISSP
10 24 (1.31%) ISTQB
11 23 (1.25%) CRISC
12 22 (1.20%) CISM
13 21 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 21 (1.14%) SC Cleared
14 16 (0.87%) PMI Certification
15 15 (0.82%) CIMA
16 12 (0.65%) CCNP
16 12 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (8.38%) QA
2 111 (6.04%) SLA
3 54 (2.94%) COBIT
4 38 (2.07%) Data Quality
5 37 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 23 (1.25%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.54%) Solvency II
9 9 (0.49%) ISO 8583
10 8 (0.44%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.38%) P3O
12 6 (0.33%) ISO 9000
13 5 (0.27%) GxP
13 5 (0.27%) SDET
14 4 (0.22%) GMP
15 3 (0.16%) ARP4761
15 3 (0.16%) DO-254
15 3 (0.16%) FATCA
16 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
17 1 (0.054%) TickIT
System Software
1 46 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.98%) Docker
3 17 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.82%) Terminal Server
5 7 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.27%) Firmware
6 5 (0.27%) vSphere
7 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.16%) Sendmail
7 3 (0.16%) 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
9 1 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.054%) XenApp
9 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (1.09%) Puppet
2 18 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.49%) Salt
4 6 (0.33%) HP NNM
5 4 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.16%) Ansible
6 3 (0.16%) EMC VPLEX
6 3 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.16%) Nagios
6 3 (0.16%) Nessus
6 3 (0.16%) Netcool
6 3 (0.16%) Nmap
6 3 (0.16%) SCCM
7 1 (0.054%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.054%) Casper Suite
7 1 (0.054%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.054%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.054%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.054%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.054%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 319 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 153 (8.32%) SAP
3 124 (6.75%) Oracle
4 35 (1.90%) ServiceNow
5 34 (1.85%) Cisco
6 29 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (1.52%) VMware
8 27 (1.47%) Remedy
9 23 (1.25%) JD Edwards
10 22 (1.20%) F5
10 22 (1.20%) HP
11 20 (1.09%) Citrix
12 19 (1.03%) Cognizant
12 19 (1.03%) Informatica
12 19 (1.03%) Juniper
13 18 (0.98%) IBM
14 17 (0.92%) CheckPoint
14 17 (0.92%) Cognos
15 13 (0.71%) Charles River
15 13 (0.71%) SunGard
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48638 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 48 minutes ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 15% bonus, Pension up to 18%, 25 hols + public
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 20% B
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus and Car
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits package, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Eames Consulting
Salary: £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Bonus, 35 hour week, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £60000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday