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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 709 710 700
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 167 168 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 112 134 132
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +2.15%

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
88131 87877 85586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 82.35% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71785 69854 71243
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 4 March 2015 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 4 March 2015. 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 0 155 £47,500 -9.52% 25
London +22 43 £57,500 -22.03% 6
South East -22 37 £42,500 -10.52% 6
North West +1 22 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Surrey -3 19 £40,000 -13.04%
City of London +4 15 £52,500 -36.36% 1
Yorkshire -15 15 £39,000 -25.71% 2
East Midlands +34 14 £47,500 +10.46%
Northamptonshire +13 13 £50,000 +16.27%
Northampton +10 12 £47,500 +31.94%
Cheshire +6 12 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Egham -4 11 - -
Manchester -1 10 £47,750 -9.04% 1
West Midlands -36 9 £55,000 +74.60% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 8 £36,250 -23.68% 2
East of England -1 8 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Warrington - 8 £41,500 -
North East - 8 £37,500 - 1
Scotland +7 7 - -
West Yorkshire -26 7 £39,000 -25.71% 2
North Yorkshire +21 6 £43,750 -39.65%
Bedfordshire +18 6 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Durham - 6 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 6 £43,500 -
Stockton-on-Tees - 6 £37,500 -
Brighton - 6 £43,500 -
Staffordshire +1 5 - -
South Wales - 5 £40,000 - 1
Cardiff - 5 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £35,000 - 1

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 194 (52.15%) Finance
2 133 (35.75%) Six Sigma
3 115 (30.91%) Continuous Improvement
4 109 (29.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 95 (25.54%) Change Management
6 94 (25.27%) Banking
6 94 (25.27%) Business Process Improvement
7 89 (23.92%) Lean Six Sigma
8 85 (22.85%) Project Management
9 79 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (20.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 74 (19.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 54 (14.52%) Degree
13 50 (13.44%) Business Analysis
14 48 (12.90%) PRINCE2
14 48 (12.90%) Service Delivery
15 46 (12.37%) Microsoft
16 43 (11.56%) Process Management
17 41 (11.02%) MS Excel
18 40 (10.75%) ITIL
19 39 (10.48%) SQL
20 37 (9.95%) Coaching
21 36 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
21 36 (9.68%) Mentoring
21 36 (9.68%) MS Visio
22 33 (8.87%) Oracle
22 33 (8.87%) TDD
23 28 (7.53%) SQL Server
23 28 (7.53%) Programme Management
24 27 (7.26%) Retail

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 16 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.42%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.34%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.81%) Oracle UPK
5 3 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.27%) Apache
6 1 (0.27%) JBoss
6 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
Applications
1 41 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 36 (9.68%) MS Visio
3 20 (5.38%) MS Office
4 16 (4.30%) MS Project
5 13 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.08%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.27%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.81%) SaaS
2 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.57%) Wireless
1 17 (4.57%) Firewall
1 17 (4.57%) SSL
1 17 (4.57%) DWDM
1 17 (4.57%) MPLS
1 17 (4.57%) OSPF
1 17 (4.57%) EIGRP
1 17 (4.57%) BGP
1 17 (4.57%) RIP
1 17 (4.57%) TCP/IP
1 17 (4.57%) VPN
1 17 (4.57%) HSRP
2 10 (2.69%) Internet
3 3 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.27%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.91%) Relational Database
3 14 (3.76%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.34%) IBM InfoSphere
6 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.81%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (0.81%) SAP BI
7 3 (0.81%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.54%) QlikView
8 2 (0.54%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.54%) MySQL
8 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.27%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (3.76%) Git (software)
1 14 (3.76%) JUnit
1 14 (3.76%) Subversion
2 8 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (1.88%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.54%) Selenium
4 2 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.54%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.27%) Maven
5 1 (0.27%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.27%) JIRA
5 1 (0.27%) StarTeam
General
1 194 (52.15%) Finance
2 94 (25.27%) Banking
3 27 (7.26%) Retail
4 22 (5.91%) Manufacturing
5 19 (5.11%) Automotive
6 18 (4.84%) Investment Banking
7 16 (4.30%) Marketing
8 14 (3.76%) Legal
8 14 (3.76%) Telecoms
9 11 (2.96%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.61%) Back Office
11 4 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (1.08%) Publishing
12 3 (0.81%) Law
12 3 (0.81%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.54%) Advertising
13 2 (0.54%) Electronics
14 1 (0.27%) Military
14 1 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 98 (26.34%) Analyst
2 63 (16.94%) Business Analyst
3 33 (8.87%) Developer
3 33 (8.87%) Consultant
4 32 (8.60%) Process Analyst
5 30 (8.06%) Project Manager
6 22 (5.91%) Senior Developer
7 14 (3.76%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 14 (3.76%) Software Developer
7 14 (3.76%) Senior Software Developer
8 13 (3.49%) Java Developer
8 13 (3.49%) Business Process Analyst
8 13 (3.49%) Process Manager
9 11 (2.96%) Programme Director
9 11 (2.96%) Network Specialist
10 10 (2.69%) Process Improvement Manager
10 10 (2.69%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 10 (2.69%) Team Leader
10 10 (2.69%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (2.42%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.30%) .NET
1 16 (4.30%) Web Services
2 15 (4.03%) CSS
2 15 (4.03%) HTML
2 15 (4.03%) Ajax
3 14 (3.76%) HTML5
3 14 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (3.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 14 (3.76%) .NET Framework
3 14 (3.76%) LINQ
3 14 (3.76%) jQuery
3 14 (3.76%) ASP.NET
3 14 (3.76%) Spring
4 13 (3.49%) REST
5 8 (2.15%) JAX-RS
5 8 (2.15%) Spring Integration
6 4 (1.08%) XML
7 3 (0.81%) MDX
8 2 (0.54%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.49%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 6 (1.61%) User Experience
4 5 (1.34%) PMI
4 5 (1.34%) Statistics
5 4 (1.08%) Market Risk
5 4 (1.08%) Credit Risk
6 3 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.81%) Data Extraction
6 3 (0.81%) FMCG
6 3 (0.81%) Spread Betting
7 2 (0.54%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.54%) GIS
8 1 (0.27%) Clustering
8 1 (0.27%) IVR
8 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.27%) DTV
8 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.11%) Linux
2 9 (2.42%) UNIX
3 5 (1.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (35.75%) Six Sigma
2 115 (30.91%) Continuous Improvement
3 109 (29.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 95 (25.54%) Change Management
5 94 (25.27%) Business Process Improvement
6 89 (23.92%) Lean Six Sigma
7 85 (22.85%) Project Management
8 79 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (13.44%) Business Analysis
10 48 (12.90%) PRINCE2
10 48 (12.90%) Service Delivery
11 43 (11.56%) Process Management
12 40 (10.75%) ITIL
13 37 (9.95%) Coaching
14 36 (9.68%) Mentoring
15 33 (8.87%) TDD
16 28 (7.53%) Programme Management
17 26 (6.99%) Logistics
18 25 (6.72%) Risk Management
19 24 (6.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.48%) SQL
2 20 (5.38%) C#
2 20 (5.38%) Java
3 14 (3.76%) T-SQL
4 6 (1.61%) Python
5 5 (1.34%) ABAP
5 5 (1.34%) Perl
6 4 (1.08%) C
7 3 (0.81%) C++
7 3 (0.81%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.54%) sed
8 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.54%) AWK
9 1 (0.27%) PHP
9 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.27%) VBA
9 1 (0.27%) VB
9 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 75 (20.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 74 (19.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 54 (14.52%) Degree
4 22 (5.91%) ISEB
5 19 (5.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 17 (4.57%) CCNP
6 17 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.88%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.34%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.34%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.81%) OCP
11 3 (0.81%) VCP4
11 3 (0.81%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.54%) Siebel Certification
12 2 (0.54%) MBA
13 1 (0.27%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.99%) SLA
2 11 (2.96%) QA
3 4 (1.08%) FATCA
4 3 (0.81%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) P3O
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (4.57%) HP NNM
2 3 (0.81%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.81%) SCOM
3 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.27%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 46 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.87%) Oracle
3 25 (6.72%) SAP
4 19 (5.11%) HP
4 19 (5.11%) F5
5 17 (4.57%) Cisco
5 17 (4.57%) Juniper
6 12 (3.23%) IBM
7 4 (1.08%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.81%) Cognizant
8 3 (0.81%) Remedy
9 2 (0.54%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (0.54%) BMC
9 2 (0.54%) Siebel
9 2 (0.54%) Minitab
10 1 (0.27%) Software AG
10 1 (0.27%) Sage
10 1 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.27%) SunGard
10 1 (0.27%) Sun
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
England
TK Maxx
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Car, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £65,000 + Bonus/HealthCare/Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £46,000 to £57,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter, Devon
MSM Software
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on expereince + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Sysdoc
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedfordshire / Buckinghamshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per anum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 8% Pension, 10% Yearly Bonus!
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Aldershot
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Aldershot
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago