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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 332 346 290
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -56
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 876 993 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.90% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.03% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 689 754 889
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 £31,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
86074 96066 99488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.83% 87.26% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71841 78584 80267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
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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 +4 801 £50,000 - 112
London +5 287 £60,625 +5.43% 40
South East -3 157 £52,500 +23.52% 16
East of England +21 75 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Midlands +15 73 £46,250 -7.50% 9
City of London +26 55 £61,250 +2.08% 16
Yorkshire +22 52 £43,750 -12.50% 8
South West +8 52 £42,500 +6.25% 7
North West -6 51 £42,500 - 17
West Yorkshire +19 46 £45,563 -8.87% 6
East Midlands -14 44 £36,000 -24.21% 6
Scotland -18 44 £41,250 -15.34% 4
Hertfordshire +48 41 £51,000 +10.27% 3
Birmingham +14 41 £50,000 - 4
Leeds +41 37 £46,125 -23.12% 4
Berkshire -8 37 £52,500 - 4
Surrey -14 36 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Manchester +2 31 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Glasgow -8 29 £40,000 -17.91% 3
Northamptonshire +23 28 £32,000 -39.04% 2
Buckinghamshire +29 26 £51,250 +13.88% 2
Watford +39 22 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Hampshire +21 21 £46,500 +9.41% 4
South Wales +18 21 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Wales +14 21 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Northampton +21 20 £60,500 +15.23%
Cambridgeshire -7 18 £50,000 +14.94%
Exeter - 17 £42,500 -
Devon - 17 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 16 £40,673 - 1

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 674 (36.47%) Finance
2 490 (26.52%) Project Management
3 449 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
4 375 (20.29%) ITIL
5 346 (18.72%) Microsoft
6 319 (17.26%) Analytical Skills
7 304 (16.45%) Business Process Improvement
8 302 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 300 (16.23%) Business Analysis
10 283 (15.31%) Degree
11 236 (12.77%) SQL
12 233 (12.61%) Change Management
13 214 (11.58%) Continuous Improvement
14 203 (10.98%) Service Management
15 195 (10.55%) SQL Server
16 172 (9.31%) SAP
17 171 (9.25%) MS Excel
17 171 (9.25%) Service Delivery
18 166 (8.98%) PRINCE2
19 164 (8.87%) Six Sigma
20 156 (8.44%) QA
20 156 (8.44%) Mentoring
21 155 (8.39%) Oracle
22 145 (7.85%) Management Information System
22 145 (7.85%) SDLC
23 139 (7.52%) Banking
24 135 (7.31%) CRM
25 134 (7.25%) .NET
25 134 (7.25%) Java
26 128 (6.93%) Windows

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 73 (3.95%) CMS
2 60 (3.25%) WordPress
3 44 (2.38%) Jadu
4 39 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 37 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 35 (1.89%) Apache
7 19 (1.03%) IIS
8 17 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (0.81%) MS Exchange
10 14 (0.76%) Apache Solr
11 11 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.54%) Confluence
12 10 (0.54%) JBoss
12 10 (0.54%) Skype for Business
13 9 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (0.49%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.38%) Documentum
15 6 (0.32%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
17 4 (0.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 171 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 111 (6.01%) MS Office
3 66 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 56 (3.03%) MS Project
5 52 (2.81%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.16%) Maya
7 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 65 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (2.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 47 (2.54%) SAP FI
4 45 (2.44%) SAP CO
4 45 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 26 (1.41%) SAP SD
6 25 (1.35%) SAP PS
7 22 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
7 22 (1.19%) SAP ERP
8 21 (1.14%) SAP BPC
9 17 (0.92%) SAP FI-AP
9 17 (0.92%) SAP FI-AR
10 16 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
11 15 (0.81%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 13 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
12 13 (0.70%) SAP EHS
13 10 (0.54%) SAP HR
13 10 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 9 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
14 9 (0.49%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.08%) Office 365
1 20 (1.08%) SaaS
2 19 (1.03%) SuccessFactors
3 11 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.27%) PaaS
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.054%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.054%) Google Play
7 1 (0.054%) IaaS
7 1 (0.054%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.52%) Firewall
2 61 (3.30%) Intranet
3 59 (3.19%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.41%) DNS
5 24 (1.30%) VPN
6 22 (1.19%) LAN
6 22 (1.19%) SSL
7 19 (1.03%) WAN
8 17 (0.92%) LDAP
9 15 (0.81%) DHCP
9 15 (0.81%) Internet
10 14 (0.76%) SAN
11 12 (0.65%) VoIP
12 11 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 11 (0.60%) MPLS
12 11 (0.60%) Network Security
12 11 (0.60%) Wireless
13 10 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (0.49%) BIG-IP
15 8 (0.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 67 (3.63%) Relational Database
4 59 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 34 (1.84%) RDBMS
7 30 (1.62%) MySQL
8 28 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (1.03%) Oracle Database
10 19 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (0.81%) Big Data
12 15 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
14 11 (0.60%) MongoDB
14 11 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 49 (2.65%) JIRA
2 37 (2.00%) Subversion
3 29 (1.57%) Selenium
4 25 (1.35%) JUnit
5 23 (1.24%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.24%) Visual Studio
6 21 (1.14%) Maven
6 21 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (1.03%) NUnit
8 18 (0.97%) Jenkins
9 15 (0.81%) NuGet
10 13 (0.70%) WebDriver
11 10 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (0.49%) HP UFT
13 8 (0.43%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.38%) SoapUI
14 7 (0.38%) TestNG
15 6 (0.32%) Hudson
15 6 (0.32%) LabVIEW
15 6 (0.32%) Redmine
General
1 674 (36.47%) Finance
2 139 (7.52%) Banking
3 91 (4.92%) Retail
4 83 (4.49%) Legal
5 76 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 73 (3.95%) Marketing
7 64 (3.46%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 26 (1.41%) French Language
9 23 (1.24%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.14%) Front Office
10 21 (1.14%) Law
11 20 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (1.03%) Back Office
13 17 (0.92%) Retail Banking
14 14 (0.76%) Advertising
15 13 (0.70%) Electronics
16 12 (0.65%) Games
17 11 (0.60%) Military
18 10 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 531 (28.73%) Analyst
2 268 (14.50%) Business Analyst
3 155 (8.39%) Consultant
3 155 (8.39%) Project Manager
4 138 (7.47%) Developer
5 98 (5.30%) IT Manager
6 79 (4.27%) Architect
7 70 (3.79%) Service Manager
8 61 (3.30%) Process Analyst
9 58 (3.14%) Systems Analyst
10 47 (2.54%) Applications Manager
11 46 (2.49%) Support Analyst
12 45 (2.44%) Team Leader
13 44 (2.38%) SAP Consultant
14 43 (2.33%) Applications Support
15 41 (2.22%) Financial Analyst
15 41 (2.22%) IT Analyst
15 41 (2.22%) SAP Analyst
16 40 (2.16%) Senior Analyst
17 39 (2.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (7.25%) .NET
2 87 (4.71%) HTML
3 83 (4.49%) Web Services
4 78 (4.22%) CSS
5 48 (2.60%) Spring
6 35 (1.89%) ASP.NET
6 35 (1.89%) HTML5
7 34 (1.84%) XML
8 29 (1.57%) Middleware
9 28 (1.52%) CSS3
9 28 (1.52%) Java EE
10 26 (1.41%) jQuery
11 23 (1.24%) REST
12 22 (1.19%) Hibernate
13 18 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (0.97%) JSON
13 18 (0.97%) RESTful
14 15 (0.81%) AngularJS
14 15 (0.81%) NHibernate
15 12 (0.65%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 319 (17.26%) Analytical Skills
2 145 (7.85%) Management Information System
3 82 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 67 (3.63%) Data Centre
5 46 (2.49%) Mobile App
6 38 (2.06%) Virtual Team
7 29 (1.57%) Data Structures
8 23 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (1.24%) User Experience
9 22 (1.19%) Driving Licence
9 22 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
10 20 (1.08%) Data Integration
11 16 (0.87%) Statistics
12 15 (0.81%) Fintech
13 13 (0.70%) PKI
13 13 (0.70%) Visualisation
14 12 (0.65%) Hedge funds
15 11 (0.60%) Client/Server
16 10 (0.54%) Smartcard
17 9 (0.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 128 (6.93%) Windows
2 73 (3.95%) Unix
3 67 (3.63%) Linux
4 39 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 23 (1.24%) Windows Server
6 20 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 18 (0.97%) Android
8 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.38%) Solaris
10 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.32%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.16%) CentOS
13 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.16%) SUSE
13 3 (0.16%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.054%) AIX
15 1 (0.054%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (26.52%) Project Management
2 449 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
3 375 (20.29%) ITIL
4 304 (16.45%) Business Process Improvement
5 302 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 300 (16.23%) Business Analysis
7 233 (12.61%) Change Management
8 214 (11.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 203 (10.98%) Service Management
10 171 (9.25%) Service Delivery
11 166 (8.98%) PRINCE2
12 164 (8.87%) Six Sigma
13 156 (8.44%) Mentoring
14 145 (7.85%) SDLC
15 135 (7.31%) CRM
16 125 (6.76%) Risk Management
17 123 (6.66%) User Acceptance Testing
18 118 (6.39%) Scrum
19 113 (6.11%) Coaching
20 111 (6.01%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 236 (12.77%) SQL
2 134 (7.25%) Java
3 105 (5.68%) JavaScript
4 90 (4.87%) C#
5 45 (2.44%) Python
6 34 (1.84%) C
7 28 (1.52%) Perl
8 21 (1.14%) T-SQL
9 20 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 20 (1.08%) Ruby
10 18 (0.97%) Objective-C
11 17 (0.92%) C++
12 16 (0.87%) Bash Shell
12 16 (0.87%) PHP
13 14 (0.76%) VBA
14 12 (0.65%) VB
15 11 (0.60%) VB.NET
16 10 (0.54%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.38%) ABAP
18 4 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 283 (15.31%) Degree
2 59 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
3 56 (3.03%) ISEB
4 44 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 42 (2.27%) PMP
6 34 (1.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 32 (1.73%) CISSP
8 31 (1.68%) ACCA
9 28 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 27 (1.46%) CISA
11 26 (1.41%) CISM
11 26 (1.41%) ISTQB
11 26 (1.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 24 (1.30%) CRISC
12 24 (1.30%) SC Cleared
13 20 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 19 (1.03%) PMI Certification
15 14 (0.76%) CIMA
16 12 (0.65%) CCNP
16 12 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (8.44%) QA
2 108 (5.84%) SLA
3 78 (4.22%) COBIT
4 44 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 36 (1.95%) Data Quality
6 27 (1.46%) PCI DSS
7 21 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.60%) Solvency II
9 10 (0.54%) ISO 9001
10 9 (0.49%) ISO 8583
11 7 (0.38%) P3O
12 5 (0.27%) GxP
12 5 (0.27%) SDET
13 4 (0.22%) ARP4761
13 4 (0.22%) DO-254
13 4 (0.22%) FATCA
13 4 (0.22%) GMP
13 4 (0.22%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.22%) ISO 9000
14 3 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 47 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.76%) Docker
2 14 (0.76%) Terminal Server
3 13 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.27%) Firmware
5 5 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.27%) Terminal Services
5 5 (0.27%) vSphere
6 3 (0.16%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.16%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.11%) LXC
7 2 (0.11%) vCloud
7 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.054%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.054%) XenApp
8 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (1.03%) Puppet
2 18 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.49%) Netcool
3 9 (0.49%) Salt
4 6 (0.32%) HP NNM
5 5 (0.27%) SCCM
6 4 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.16%) Ansible
7 3 (0.16%) EMC VPLEX
7 3 (0.16%) Nessus
7 3 (0.16%) Nmap
8 2 (0.11%) Control-M
8 2 (0.11%) Nagios
9 1 (0.054%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.054%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.054%) Casper Suite
9 1 (0.054%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.054%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.054%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.054%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 346 (18.72%) Microsoft
2 172 (9.31%) SAP
3 155 (8.39%) Oracle
4 56 (3.03%) Remedy
5 47 (2.54%) ServiceNow
6 40 (2.16%) IBM
7 36 (1.95%) Cognizant
8 30 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
9 26 (1.41%) HP
10 25 (1.35%) BMC
10 25 (1.35%) Cisco
11 24 (1.30%) VMware
12 22 (1.19%) F5
13 20 (1.08%) Citrix
14 19 (1.03%) Juniper
15 18 (0.97%) CheckPoint
16 17 (0.92%) Informatica
16 17 (0.92%) JD Edwards
17 16 (0.87%) Cognos
18 11 (0.60%) SunGard
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £75k plus extremely attractive benefits and extensive career pr
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Expenses + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
2M Employment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PAREXEL International
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 50k-65K Depending on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + bonus/excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
APM Resources
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + 5k car, up to 25% bonus, pension, health
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Resource Group
Salary: £60-120K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago