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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 717 724 706
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 174 210 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 118 170 134
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £77,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -22 163 £50,000 -4.76% 18
South East +4 44 £50,000 +5.26% 4
London +5 39 £52,500 -22.22% 8
North West +34 26 £44,000 -16.19%
Surrey +16 19 £37,500 -18.47%
Cheshire +29 18 £41,500 +10.66%
Berkshire +4 16 £57,500 +38.55% 1
City of London +19 14 £45,000 -33.33% 2
Egham +4 14 - -
Warrington - 12 £41,500 -
North East - 12 £37,500 -
East Midlands +24 11 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Northamptonshire +8 11 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Northampton +2 11 £52,500 +25.74% 1
Yorkshire -9 11 £39,500 -12.22% 1
West Midlands -21 11 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Maidenhead +1 9 £57,500 -
Harrow - 8 £47,500 -
Manchester +10 7 £55,000 +4.76%
East of England +5 7 £47,500 -22.44% 2
Tyne and Wear - 7 £32,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £32,500 -
Cardiff +1 6 £53,750 +26.47%
Wales +1 6 £53,750 +26.47%
South Wales -3 6 £53,750 +26.47%
Buckinghamshire -14 6 £47,500 -
Warwickshire - 6 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire +25 5 £47,500 -6.86%
North Yorkshire +20 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Scotland +17 5 - - 2

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 162 (46.55%) Finance
2 124 (35.63%) Six Sigma
3 111 (31.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 105 (30.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 101 (29.02%) Project Management
6 98 (28.16%) Change Management
7 85 (24.43%) Banking
8 84 (24.14%) Lean Six Sigma
9 80 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (20.69%) Business Process Improvement
11 65 (18.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 56 (16.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 56 (16.09%) ITIL
13 49 (14.08%) Business Analysis
14 48 (13.79%) Degree
15 47 (13.51%) Service Delivery
16 43 (12.36%) PRINCE2
17 40 (11.49%) Oracle
18 38 (10.92%) Programme Management
19 35 (10.06%) SAP
20 34 (9.77%) Risk Management
21 33 (9.48%) MS Excel
21 33 (9.48%) Business Transformation
22 32 (9.20%) Logistics
23 31 (8.91%) Microsoft
24 30 (8.62%) SQL
25 29 (8.33%) Retail
25 29 (8.33%) Mentoring
26 28 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
26 28 (8.05%) Process Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (2.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.44%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.44%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.29%) JBoss
4 1 (0.29%) Apache
Applications
1 33 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.76%) MS Visio
3 14 (4.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (4.02%) MS Project
4 12 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.29%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.29%) Unica
3 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.86%) SaaS
2 2 (0.57%) FinancialForce.com
2 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.16%) Internet
2 10 (2.87%) Firewall
3 9 (2.59%) Wireless
3 9 (2.59%) DWDM
3 9 (2.59%) MPLS
3 9 (2.59%) OSPF
3 9 (2.59%) BGP
3 9 (2.59%) EIGRP
3 9 (2.59%) RIP
3 9 (2.59%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.59%) VPN
3 9 (2.59%) HSRP
3 9 (2.59%) SSL
4 6 (1.72%) ATM
5 2 (0.57%) Broadband
5 2 (0.57%) 3G
5 2 (0.57%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.57%) 4G
6 1 (0.29%) Multicast
6 1 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.17%) Relational Database
2 15 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.31%) RDBMS
3 10 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (2.87%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.01%) Oracle Exadata
5 7 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.15%) SAP BI
7 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.15%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.15%) MySQL
8 3 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.86%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.57%) QlikView
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (2.87%) JUnit
1 10 (2.87%) Subversion
1 10 (2.87%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.44%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.57%) Selenium
4 2 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.57%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.29%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.29%) Maven
5 1 (0.29%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 162 (46.55%) Finance
2 85 (24.43%) Banking
3 29 (8.33%) Retail
4 22 (6.32%) Manufacturing
5 19 (5.46%) Telecoms
6 14 (4.02%) Investment Banking
7 12 (3.45%) Legal
8 11 (3.16%) Marketing
9 9 (2.59%) Automotive
10 7 (2.01%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.44%) Back Office
12 4 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.86%) International Banking
13 3 (0.86%) Law
13 3 (0.86%) Advertising
13 3 (0.86%) Publishing
14 1 (0.29%) Electronics
14 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 81 (23.28%) Analyst
2 51 (14.66%) Business Analyst
3 29 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 24 (6.90%) Consultant
5 23 (6.61%) Process Analyst
6 21 (6.03%) Developer
7 19 (5.46%) Programme Director
8 16 (4.60%) Process Manager
9 13 (3.74%) Process Improvement Manager
10 11 (3.16%) Process Engineer
10 11 (3.16%) Business Process Analyst
10 11 (3.16%) Senior Developer
11 10 (2.87%) Systems Analyst
11 10 (2.87%) DBA
11 10 (2.87%) Process Improvement Analyst
12 9 (2.59%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 9 (2.59%) Java Developer
12 9 (2.59%) Team Leader
12 9 (2.59%) Business Systems Analyst
13 8 (2.30%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.45%) Web Services
2 11 (3.16%) .NET
3 10 (2.87%) Spring
4 9 (2.59%) REST
5 8 (2.30%) Ajax
5 8 (2.30%) HTML
5 8 (2.30%) CSS
6 7 (2.01%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.01%) .NET Framework
6 7 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (2.01%) HTML5
6 7 (2.01%) Entity Framework
6 7 (2.01%) LINQ
6 7 (2.01%) jQuery
7 5 (1.44%) XML
8 4 (1.15%) Regular Expression
8 4 (1.15%) Spring Integration
8 4 (1.15%) JAX-RS
9 3 (0.86%) SAP Smart Forms
9 3 (0.86%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.59%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.01%) Online Banking
4 5 (1.44%) IVR
5 4 (1.15%) PMI
5 4 (1.15%) User Experience
6 3 (0.86%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.86%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.86%) Spread Betting
6 3 (0.86%) Credit Risk
6 3 (0.86%) Market Risk
6 3 (0.86%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.57%) Clustering
7 2 (0.57%) Statistics
7 2 (0.57%) GIS
7 2 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.57%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.29%) CMDB
8 1 (0.29%) DTV
8 1 (0.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.03%) Linux
2 15 (4.31%) UNIX
3 6 (1.72%) Windows
4 1 (0.29%) AIX
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (35.63%) Six Sigma
2 111 (31.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 105 (30.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 101 (29.02%) Project Management
5 98 (28.16%) Change Management
6 84 (24.14%) Lean Six Sigma
7 80 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
8 72 (20.69%) Business Process Improvement
9 56 (16.09%) ITIL
10 49 (14.08%) Business Analysis
11 47 (13.51%) Service Delivery
12 43 (12.36%) PRINCE2
13 38 (10.92%) Programme Management
14 34 (9.77%) Risk Management
15 33 (9.48%) Business Transformation
16 32 (9.20%) Logistics
17 29 (8.33%) Mentoring
18 28 (8.05%) PRINCE
18 28 (8.05%) Process Management
19 27 (7.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.62%) SQL
2 17 (4.89%) Java
3 14 (4.02%) C#
4 9 (2.59%) C
5 8 (2.30%) Python
6 7 (2.01%) Perl
6 7 (2.01%) ABAP
6 7 (2.01%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.44%) C++
8 4 (1.15%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.86%) AWK
9 3 (0.86%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.86%) sed
10 1 (0.29%) Ruby
10 1 (0.29%) VBA
10 1 (0.29%) PHP
10 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.29%) VB
10 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (18.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 56 (16.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 48 (13.79%) Degree
4 19 (5.46%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 17 (4.89%) ISEB
6 14 (4.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (2.59%) CCNP
9 8 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (2.01%) OCP
11 6 (1.72%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.15%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.15%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.57%) MBA
13 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.29%) OCPJP
14 1 (0.29%) OCMJD
14 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.60%) SLA
2 10 (2.87%) QA
3 5 (1.44%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.86%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.86%) COBIT
5 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.29%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (2.59%) HP NNM
2 7 (2.01%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (11.49%) Oracle
2 35 (10.06%) SAP
3 31 (8.91%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.45%) F5
5 11 (3.16%) HP
6 10 (2.87%) Juniper
7 9 (2.59%) Cisco
8 6 (1.72%) IBM
8 6 (1.72%) TSYS
9 4 (1.15%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.57%) Remedy
10 2 (0.57%) SOASTA, Inc
10 2 (0.57%) BMC
11 1 (0.29%) Fiserv
11 1 (0.29%) VMware
11 1 (0.29%) Minitab
11 1 (0.29%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.29%) Pega
11 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
Bradford, Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £46000 - £52000 per annum + Final Salary Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Paddington
Sysdoc
Salary: Negotiable dependent upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus, Pension + flex benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 24 days ago