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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 331 313 337
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 971 1115 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 1.01% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.17% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 781 799 737
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
90517 95084 102220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.61% 85.94% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 75230 76808 82364
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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 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 -28 912 £50,000 +0.67% 99
London -18 324 £55,000 +3.28% 46
South East -54 156 £47,500 +5.55% 10
West Midlands +31 95 £50,000 +17.64% 6
City of London +25 89 £60,000 +4.34% 23
North West +18 87 £40,000 -20.00% 8
Birmingham +49 72 £50,000 +55.03% 2
Yorkshire -3 71 £42,500 +6.25% 8
East of England +8 66 £51,000 +13.33% 11
Manchester +11 58 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South West +1 58 £39,500 -12.22% 6
West Yorkshire -11 55 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Surrey -27 50 £52,500 - 4
Berkshire -17 40 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Hertfordshire +32 36 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Scotland +1 35 £35,500 -26.97% 4
East Midlands -16 35 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hampshire +12 32 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Leeds +7 30 £42,500 - 6
Glasgow +7 26 £35,500 -26.80%
Kingston Upon Thames +28 25 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire -9 24 £51,000 +13.33%
Reading -13 23 £47,500 +5.55%
Guildford +11 22 £55,000 +69.23% 1
North East +2 19 £47,500 +22.58% 2
Bristol -11 19 £40,000 -11.11%
Bradford 0 16 £42,500 +41.66%
West Sussex -10 14 £52,500 +31.25%
Egham +7 13 - -
Cheshire +6 13 £36,000 -15.29% 2

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 680 (34.55%) Finance
2 494 (25.10%) Project Management
3 426 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
4 425 (21.60%) Analytical Skills
5 405 (20.58%) ITIL
6 367 (18.65%) Business Analysis
7 360 (18.29%) Microsoft
8 325 (16.51%) Degree
9 303 (15.40%) Business Process Improvement
10 281 (14.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 254 (12.91%) SQL
12 251 (12.75%) SQL Server
13 249 (12.65%) Change Management
14 237 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 218 (11.08%) SAP
16 202 (10.26%) Service Delivery
17 197 (10.01%) MS Excel
18 193 (9.81%) Service Management
19 184 (9.35%) QA
20 182 (9.25%) Mentoring
21 180 (9.15%) Six Sigma
22 169 (8.59%) PRINCE2
23 162 (8.23%) .NET
23 162 (8.23%) Management Information System
24 146 (7.42%) Oracle
25 144 (7.32%) SLA
26 142 (7.22%) Risk Management
27 138 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
28 137 (6.96%) CRM
29 136 (6.91%) C#

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 64 (3.25%) CMS
2 57 (2.90%) WordPress
3 47 (2.39%) SharePoint
4 46 (2.34%) Jadu
5 32 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 21 (1.07%) Apache
7 18 (0.91%) IIS
8 16 (0.81%) MS Exchange
9 13 (0.66%) Skype for Business
10 11 (0.56%) Confluence
10 11 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (0.51%) JBoss
11 10 (0.51%) SAS
12 9 (0.46%) Node.js
12 9 (0.46%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.36%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.25%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 197 (10.01%) MS Excel
2 125 (6.35%) MS Office
3 69 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (3.05%) MS Project
5 53 (2.69%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.30%) SPSS
8 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.15%) Maya
9 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 78 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 58 (2.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 45 (2.29%) SAP CO
3 45 (2.29%) SAP FI
3 45 (2.29%) SAP FI/CO
4 28 (1.42%) SAP PS
5 24 (1.22%) SAP ERP
6 23 (1.17%) SAP SD
7 22 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
8 17 (0.86%) SAP BPC
9 14 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
10 13 (0.66%) SAP EHS
11 12 (0.61%) SAP PP
12 11 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
13 10 (0.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 10 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
13 10 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
14 9 (0.46%) SAP WM
15 8 (0.41%) SAP FI-AP
15 8 (0.41%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.07%) SuccessFactors
2 18 (0.91%) SaaS
3 17 (0.86%) Office 365
4 14 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
9 4 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.15%) PaaS
11 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.10%) Force.com
11 2 (0.10%) Heroku
11 2 (0.10%) IaaS
12 1 (0.051%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.051%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.051%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.051%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 60 (3.05%) Intranet
2 56 (2.85%) TCP/IP
3 52 (2.64%) Firewall
4 20 (1.02%) VPN
5 19 (0.97%) DNS
6 18 (0.91%) SSL
7 15 (0.76%) LDAP
8 12 (0.61%) LAN
9 11 (0.56%) Internet
9 11 (0.56%) Network Security
9 11 (0.56%) VoIP
10 10 (0.51%) DHCP
10 10 (0.51%) HTTP
10 10 (0.51%) SAN
11 9 (0.46%) WAN
12 8 (0.41%) BGP
12 8 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 8 (0.41%) MPLS
12 8 (0.41%) OSPF
13 7 (0.36%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 109 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 46 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (1.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 35 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
8 34 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (1.22%) RDBMS
12 23 (1.17%) Big Data
12 23 (1.17%) Data Mining
13 22 (1.12%) MySQL
13 22 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (1.07%) Oracle Database
15 19 (0.97%) SAP BI
15 19 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
16 16 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 50 (2.54%) JIRA
2 43 (2.18%) Visual Studio
3 41 (2.08%) Selenium
4 40 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (1.47%) Subversion
6 28 (1.42%) JUnit
7 22 (1.12%) Maven
8 18 (0.91%) Jenkins
9 17 (0.86%) HP UFT
10 16 (0.81%) Cucumber
11 15 (0.76%) FitNesse
12 14 (0.71%) NUnit
13 13 (0.66%) Git (software)
14 11 (0.56%) SpecFlow
15 10 (0.51%) JBehave
15 10 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
16 9 (0.46%) Ant
16 9 (0.46%) WebDriver
17 8 (0.41%) Eclipse
18 7 (0.36%) Mockito
General
1 680 (34.55%) Finance
2 135 (6.86%) Banking
3 107 (5.44%) Retail
4 83 (4.22%) Legal
5 72 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 69 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 62 (3.15%) Marketing
8 42 (2.13%) Back Office
9 30 (1.52%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.07%) Publishing
11 19 (0.97%) Financial Institution
11 19 (0.97%) Law
12 17 (0.86%) French Language
12 17 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.66%) Advertising
13 13 (0.66%) Billing
13 13 (0.66%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.51%) Front Office
14 10 (0.51%) Games
14 10 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 620 (31.50%) Analyst
2 290 (14.74%) Business Analyst
3 155 (7.88%) Developer
4 141 (7.16%) Project Manager
5 117 (5.95%) IT Manager
6 113 (5.74%) Consultant
7 78 (3.96%) Process Analyst
8 73 (3.71%) Architect
9 72 (3.66%) Service Manager
10 61 (3.10%) .NET Developer
11 58 (2.95%) SAP Analyst
12 57 (2.90%) C# Developer
13 55 (2.79%) Support Analyst
14 51 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
15 48 (2.44%) Applications Support
16 47 (2.39%) C# .NET Developer
16 47 (2.39%) Systems Analyst
17 45 (2.29%) Team Leader
18 41 (2.08%) Administrator
19 40 (2.03%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (8.23%) .NET
2 119 (6.05%) HTML
3 81 (4.12%) CSS
4 67 (3.40%) ASP.NET
5 62 (3.15%) Web Services
6 61 (3.10%) Spring
7 52 (2.64%) XML
8 51 (2.59%) jQuery
9 39 (1.98%) .NET Framework
10 33 (1.68%) HTML5
11 29 (1.47%) Middleware
12 25 (1.27%) CSS3
13 23 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (1.17%) WCF
14 22 (1.12%) AngularJS
15 20 (1.02%) Hibernate
15 20 (1.02%) Java EE
16 18 (0.91%) Ajax
17 16 (0.81%) JMS
18 14 (0.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 425 (21.60%) Analytical Skills
2 162 (8.23%) Management Information System
3 75 (3.81%) Computer Science
4 68 (3.46%) Data Centre
5 44 (2.24%) Statistics
6 38 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 35 (1.78%) Data Structures
8 29 (1.47%) User Experience
9 26 (1.32%) Mathematics
10 24 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 24 (1.22%) Driving Licence
11 19 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
12 17 (0.86%) PMI
13 15 (0.76%) FMCG
14 14 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.71%) PKI
14 14 (0.71%) Smartcard
15 13 (0.66%) Data Integration
16 12 (0.61%) Fintech
16 12 (0.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 135 (6.86%) Windows
2 71 (3.61%) Unix
3 58 (2.95%) Linux
4 23 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.07%) Windows 7
6 20 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 15 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.51%) Android
9 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.25%) Solaris
12 4 (0.20%) AIX
13 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.051%) Debian
15 1 (0.051%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.051%) SUSE
15 1 (0.051%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.051%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (25.10%) Project Management
2 426 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
3 405 (20.58%) ITIL
4 367 (18.65%) Business Analysis
5 303 (15.40%) Business Process Improvement
6 281 (14.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 249 (12.65%) Change Management
8 237 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 202 (10.26%) Service Delivery
10 193 (9.81%) Service Management
11 182 (9.25%) Mentoring
12 180 (9.15%) Six Sigma
13 169 (8.59%) PRINCE2
14 142 (7.22%) Risk Management
15 138 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
16 137 (6.96%) CRM
17 129 (6.55%) Coaching
18 119 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
19 115 (5.84%) SDLC
20 110 (5.59%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 254 (12.91%) SQL
2 136 (6.91%) C#
2 136 (6.91%) JavaScript
3 109 (5.54%) Java
4 25 (1.27%) Python
4 25 (1.27%) T-SQL
5 22 (1.12%) VBA
6 19 (0.97%) PHP
7 18 (0.91%) Perl
7 18 (0.91%) Ruby
8 15 (0.76%) C
8 15 (0.76%) VB
9 12 (0.61%) Objective-C
9 12 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 11 (0.56%) VB.NET
11 9 (0.46%) Bash Shell
12 7 (0.36%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.25%) C++
13 5 (0.25%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 325 (16.51%) Degree
2 81 (4.12%) ISEB
3 69 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
4 44 (2.24%) PMI Certification
5 43 (2.18%) Security Cleared
6 38 (1.93%) CISSP
7 33 (1.68%) CISM
8 32 (1.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 30 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 28 (1.42%) MBA
11 27 (1.37%) PMP
12 24 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 19 (0.97%) ISTQB
14 18 (0.91%) CISA
15 17 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (0.86%) SC Cleared
16 13 (0.66%) ACCA
16 13 (0.66%) CRISC
16 13 (0.66%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
17 12 (0.61%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (9.35%) QA
2 144 (7.32%) SLA
3 65 (3.30%) COBIT
4 49 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 39 (1.98%) PCI DSS
6 27 (1.37%) Data Quality
7 23 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (1.07%) ISO 9001
9 12 (0.61%) P3O
9 12 (0.61%) SDET
10 10 (0.51%) COSO
10 10 (0.51%) ISO22301
11 9 (0.46%) ISAE 3402
11 9 (0.46%) SSAE 16
12 7 (0.36%) Solvency II
13 6 (0.30%) ISO 8583
13 6 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 5 (0.25%) ISO 14001
15 4 (0.20%) ARP4761
15 4 (0.20%) DO-254
System Software
1 59 (3.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.61%) Terminal Server
4 8 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.36%) vSphere
6 4 (0.20%) Docker
6 4 (0.20%) Firmware
6 4 (0.20%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.20%) vCloud
6 4 (0.20%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.10%) NFS
7 2 (0.10%) XenApp
8 1 (0.051%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.051%) Samba
8 1 (0.051%) Snort
8 1 (0.051%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.051%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (0.97%) Puppet
2 12 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.51%) Netcool
4 9 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.36%) Ansible
5 7 (0.36%) HP NNM
6 6 (0.30%) Salt
7 5 (0.25%) SCCM
8 4 (0.20%) SCOM
9 3 (0.15%) EMC VPLEX
9 3 (0.15%) Nessus
9 3 (0.15%) Nmap
10 2 (0.10%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.10%) Control-M
10 2 (0.10%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.10%) vMotion
10 2 (0.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 360 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 218 (11.08%) SAP
3 146 (7.42%) Oracle
4 65 (3.30%) Remedy
5 59 (3.00%) ServiceNow
6 45 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
7 36 (1.83%) IBM
8 27 (1.37%) BMC
8 27 (1.37%) HP
9 26 (1.32%) VMware
10 21 (1.07%) Cognizant
11 19 (0.97%) Cisco
11 19 (0.97%) F5
11 19 (0.97%) Informatica
12 18 (0.91%) Citrix
12 18 (0.91%) Civica
12 18 (0.91%) Sun
13 17 (0.86%) Charles River
13 17 (0.86%) Red Hat
14 14 (0.71%) Juniper
London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicestershire
Venn Group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Possible bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Somerset
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Required IT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tech
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £67500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus extremely attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45-70k depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 65k-80K Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago