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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 311 331 298
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -33
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 920 1018 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.98% 0.93% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.06% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 721 792 828
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
83254 95993 97338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.26% 87.51% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 69343 79334 77826
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +14 860 £52,500 +10.52% 85
London +38 324 £65,000 +18.18% 31
South East +48 179 £52,500 +23.52% 15
Yorkshire +23 70 £46,000 +2.22% 5
West Midlands +15 64 £47,500 +11.76% 3
North West +14 64 £42,500 +6.25% 10
West Yorkshire -1 53 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East of England -36 50 £40,000 -15.78% 6
City of London +37 49 £65,000 +18.18% 6
South West -14 49 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Surrey +3 47 £70,000 +86.66% 4
East Midlands -27 46 £55,000 +33.33% 2
Hampshire +38 38 £45,750 +1.66% 3
Wales +29 37 £42,500 +3.65% 2
Birmingham +6 34 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Leeds +6 34 £46,125 -7.75% 4
South Wales +36 30 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Manchester -16 27 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Northamptonshire +20 25 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Berkshire -1 23 £55,000 - 2
Cheshire +42 22 £37,125 -7.18% 2
Cardiff +24 22 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Hertfordshire +8 22 £37,500 -21.87% 2
Northampton +20 21 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Scotland +10 21 £58,250 +10.95% 3
Buckinghamshire +29 20 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Bristol -3 19 £40,000 - 3
West Sussex +34 17 £37,500 -19.35%
Guildford +33 17 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Glasgow +19 17 £52,500 +16.66%

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 672 (37.25%) Finance
2 443 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 419 (23.23%) Project Management
4 339 (18.79%) ITIL
5 313 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 308 (17.07%) Microsoft
7 284 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
8 276 (15.30%) Business Process Improvement
9 267 (14.80%) Degree
10 255 (14.14%) Business Analysis
11 231 (12.80%) SQL
12 220 (12.20%) Change Management
13 189 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 176 (9.76%) SDLC
15 171 (9.48%) Java
16 170 (9.42%) SQL Server
17 163 (9.04%) QA
18 157 (8.70%) PRINCE2
19 151 (8.37%) MS Excel
20 149 (8.26%) Service Management
21 148 (8.20%) Six Sigma
22 139 (7.71%) Mentoring
23 137 (7.59%) .NET
24 136 (7.54%) Service Delivery
25 133 (7.37%) SAP
26 130 (7.21%) Scrum
27 120 (6.65%) Windows
28 119 (6.60%) MS Office
28 119 (6.60%) Banking
29 118 (6.54%) Oracle

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 59 (3.27%) CMS
2 51 (2.83%) WordPress
3 38 (2.11%) Tomcat
4 35 (1.94%) Jadu
5 31 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 28 (1.55%) Apache
7 18 (1.00%) Apache Solr
7 18 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (0.83%) IIS
8 15 (0.83%) MS Exchange
9 10 (0.55%) WebLogic
9 10 (0.55%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.44%) JBoss
10 8 (0.44%) Jetty
11 6 (0.33%) Documentum
11 6 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.28%) FileNet
12 5 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.28%) Site Server
13 4 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 151 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 119 (6.60%) MS Office
3 67 (3.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 51 (2.83%) MS Visio
5 45 (2.49%) MS Project
6 11 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.17%) Maya
9 2 (0.11%) SPSS
10 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 46 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.44%) SAP FI
3 24 (1.33%) SAP CO
3 24 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 21 (1.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 20 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
5 20 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 19 (1.05%) SAP SD
7 17 (0.94%) SAP BPC
7 17 (0.94%) SAP FI-AP
7 17 (0.94%) SAP FI-AR
7 17 (0.94%) SAP PS
8 16 (0.89%) SAP ERP
9 14 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
10 10 (0.55%) SAP HR
11 9 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
11 9 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
11 9 (0.50%) SAP EHS
12 8 (0.44%) SAP CRM
12 8 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.27%) SaaS
2 20 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.11%) Office 365
3 15 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.28%) PaaS
5 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.11%) GitHub
6 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.055%) Boomi
7 1 (0.055%) Force.com
7 1 (0.055%) Google Play
7 1 (0.055%) IaaS
7 1 (0.055%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.055%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.055%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.88%) Firewall
2 51 (2.83%) Intranet
3 47 (2.61%) TCP/IP
4 27 (1.50%) DNS
5 25 (1.39%) WAN
6 22 (1.22%) LAN
7 21 (1.16%) VPN
8 20 (1.11%) DHCP
9 18 (1.00%) SSL
10 14 (0.78%) Internet
10 14 (0.78%) Network Security
11 13 (0.72%) SAN
11 13 (0.72%) VoIP
12 11 (0.61%) MPLS
12 11 (0.61%) Wireless
13 10 (0.55%) LDAP
14 9 (0.50%) BGP
14 9 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 9 (0.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 97 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
4 52 (2.88%) Relational Database
5 34 (1.88%) RDBMS
6 33 (1.83%) MySQL
7 24 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (1.16%) Big Data
8 21 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
9 17 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (0.78%) MongoDB
10 14 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 13 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
11 13 (0.72%) Oracle Database
12 11 (0.61%) NoSQL
12 11 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (0.50%) QlikView
13 9 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 45 (2.49%) JIRA
2 37 (2.05%) Git (software)
3 33 (1.83%) Selenium
3 33 (1.83%) Subversion
4 26 (1.44%) Maven
5 24 (1.33%) JUnit
5 24 (1.33%) WebDriver
6 22 (1.22%) Visual Studio
7 20 (1.11%) Jenkins
8 19 (1.05%) NUnit
9 17 (0.94%) Cucumber
9 17 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (0.83%) NuGet
11 14 (0.78%) TeamCity
12 12 (0.67%) Mockito
12 12 (0.67%) Moq
13 9 (0.50%) SpecFlow
13 9 (0.50%) TestNG
14 8 (0.44%) HP UFT
14 8 (0.44%) jMock
General
1 672 (37.25%) Finance
2 119 (6.60%) Banking
3 109 (6.04%) Retail
4 77 (4.27%) Legal
5 76 (4.21%) Manufacturing
6 52 (2.88%) Marketing
7 49 (2.72%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.61%) Advertising
9 25 (1.39%) French Language
10 24 (1.33%) Front Office
10 24 (1.33%) Law
11 23 (1.27%) Investment Banking
12 22 (1.22%) Financial Institution
13 20 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
14 17 (0.94%) Games
14 17 (0.94%) Publishing
15 16 (0.89%) Back Office
15 16 (0.89%) Retail Banking
16 14 (0.78%) Local Government
17 13 (0.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 500 (27.72%) Analyst
2 250 (13.86%) Business Analyst
3 154 (8.54%) Consultant
4 151 (8.37%) Project Manager
5 146 (8.09%) Developer
6 95 (5.27%) Architect
7 73 (4.05%) IT Manager
8 59 (3.27%) Service Manager
9 51 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
10 49 (2.72%) Process Analyst
11 47 (2.61%) Team Leader
12 45 (2.49%) Support Analyst
12 45 (2.49%) Systems Analyst
13 43 (2.38%) Financial Analyst
13 43 (2.38%) IT Analyst
14 42 (2.33%) Delivery Manager
15 41 (2.27%) Applications Manager
16 40 (2.22%) Applications Support
16 40 (2.22%) Data Analyst
17 38 (2.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (7.59%) .NET
2 104 (5.76%) Web Services
3 75 (4.16%) HTML
4 70 (3.88%) CSS
5 47 (2.61%) Spring
6 37 (2.05%) XML
7 34 (1.88%) ASP.NET
8 32 (1.77%) REST
9 31 (1.72%) HTML5
10 25 (1.39%) Hibernate
11 23 (1.27%) CSS3
12 22 (1.22%) jQuery
13 21 (1.16%) .NET Framework
13 21 (1.16%) AngularJS
13 21 (1.16%) Middleware
13 21 (1.16%) RESTful
14 20 (1.11%) J2EE
15 18 (1.00%) JSON
16 15 (0.83%) Java EE
16 15 (0.83%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 284 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (6.43%) Management Information System
3 94 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 65 (3.60%) Data Centre
5 37 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 37 (2.05%) Virtual Team
6 36 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 30 (1.66%) Performance Metrics
8 29 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (1.50%) Data Integration
10 22 (1.22%) User Experience
11 20 (1.11%) Driving Licence
11 20 (1.11%) Fintech
11 20 (1.11%) Statistics
11 20 (1.11%) Taxonomies
12 19 (1.05%) Visualisation
13 11 (0.61%) Reinsurance
14 9 (0.50%) Equities
14 9 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (0.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 120 (6.65%) Windows
2 85 (4.71%) Linux
3 54 (2.99%) Unix
4 35 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 17 (0.94%) Android
6 16 (0.89%) Windows Server
7 15 (0.83%) Windows 10
8 14 (0.78%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.39%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.33%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.28%) Solaris
12 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.22%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.17%) CentOS
14 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.17%) SUSE
15 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 419 (23.23%) Project Management
3 339 (18.79%) ITIL
4 313 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 276 (15.30%) Business Process Improvement
6 255 (14.14%) Business Analysis
7 220 (12.20%) Change Management
8 189 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 176 (9.76%) SDLC
10 157 (8.70%) PRINCE2
11 149 (8.26%) Service Management
12 148 (8.20%) Six Sigma
13 139 (7.71%) Mentoring
14 136 (7.54%) Service Delivery
15 130 (7.21%) Scrum
16 112 (6.21%) CRM
17 111 (6.15%) Coaching
18 104 (5.76%) Risk Management
19 99 (5.49%) Analytics
20 96 (5.32%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (12.80%) SQL
2 171 (9.48%) Java
3 107 (5.93%) C#
4 103 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 53 (2.94%) Python
6 39 (2.16%) C
7 25 (1.39%) T-SQL
8 24 (1.33%) PowerShell
9 22 (1.22%) Bash Shell
9 22 (1.22%) VB
10 21 (1.16%) Perl
11 19 (1.05%) C++
12 17 (0.94%) Objective-C
12 17 (0.94%) Ruby
12 17 (0.94%) VBA
13 16 (0.89%) VB.NET
14 14 (0.78%) PHP
15 12 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.39%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.28%) F#
Qualifications
1 267 (14.80%) Degree
2 73 (4.05%) ISEB
3 63 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
4 38 (2.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 35 (1.94%) Security Cleared
6 34 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 32 (1.77%) ACCA
8 30 (1.66%) CISA
8 30 (1.66%) PMP
9 27 (1.50%) ISTQB
10 25 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 24 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 24 (1.33%) SC Cleared
12 23 (1.27%) CRISC
13 22 (1.22%) CISM
14 21 (1.16%) CISSP
15 17 (0.94%) CIMA
16 16 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (0.78%) CCNP
18 13 (0.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (9.04%) QA
2 112 (6.21%) SLA
3 51 (2.83%) COBIT
4 42 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 39 (2.16%) Data Quality
6 25 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (0.94%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.55%) ISO 9000
9 8 (0.44%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.44%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.33%) ISO 8583
10 6 (0.33%) P3O
11 5 (0.28%) GxP
12 4 (0.22%) GMP
12 4 (0.22%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.22%) ISO22301
12 4 (0.22%) SDET
13 2 (0.11%) TickIT
14 1 (0.055%) GAAP
14 1 (0.055%) HIPAA
System Software
1 49 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.83%) Terminal Server
4 14 (0.78%) Docker
5 7 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.33%) vSphere
7 4 (0.22%) Firmware
8 3 (0.17%) Sendmail
8 3 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.11%) LXC
9 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.055%) XenApp
10 1 (0.055%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.89%) Puppet
3 6 (0.33%) Salt
4 5 (0.28%) Ansible
4 5 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (0.28%) HP NNM
5 4 (0.22%) SCCM
6 3 (0.17%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.17%) Nagios
6 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.11%) Nessus
7 2 (0.11%) Nmap
8 1 (0.055%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.055%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.055%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.055%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.055%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.055%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.055%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 308 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 133 (7.37%) SAP
3 118 (6.54%) Oracle
4 37 (2.05%) Cisco
5 34 (1.88%) ServiceNow
6 28 (1.55%) VMware
7 26 (1.44%) Citrix
8 25 (1.39%) HP
9 24 (1.33%) JD Edwards
10 20 (1.11%) Cognizant
10 20 (1.11%) Remedy
11 19 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (1.00%) CheckPoint
12 18 (1.00%) F5
13 16 (0.89%) Informatica
13 16 (0.89%) Juniper
14 15 (0.83%) Cognos
15 14 (0.78%) IBM
15 14 (0.78%) Tableau
16 12 (0.67%) Civica
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Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee, Angus
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Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Obscurant
Salary: From £59,000 to £71,000 per annum Excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
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Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 based on experience (with an exceptional package)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 based on experience (with an exceptional package)
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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