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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 722 742 693
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -49
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 171 165 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 136 147 158
Average salary £50,125 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.38% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,625 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 164 £50,000 - 38
London +7 49 £60,000 +9.09% 20
South East +41 43 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Surrey +28 29 £37,500 -21.05% 2
East Midlands -6 19 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire +8 18 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England +4 18 £57,500 +9.52% 3
South West -21 16 £57,500 +8.56% 4
Egham - 15 - -
Northampton -4 14 £52,500 -
North West -2 12 £40,000 -6.97% 3
Suffolk - 11 £57,500 -
Ipswich - 11 £57,500 -
City of London +14 10 £52,500 -13.22% 4
Cornwall - 8 £70,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -6 7 £25,000 -52.38%
Berkshire +13 6 £56,250 +44.23% 1
Scotland +7 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Manchester -9 6 £32,500 -24.41% 3
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £25,000 -
Yorkshire +11 4 £45,500 +28.16% 1
Southampton +10 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Yorkshire +6 4 £45,500 +28.16% 1
Hampshire +4 4 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Reading +3 4 £56,250 -
Warrington - 4 £40,000 -
Altrincham - 4 £32,500 -
Bradford - 4 £45,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £40,000 -
Wales -2 3 - -

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 102 (31.48%) Change Management
1 102 (31.48%) Finance
2 88 (27.16%) Project Management
3 80 (24.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (23.15%) Six Sigma
5 69 (21.30%) ITIL
6 65 (20.06%) Degree
7 53 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 53 (16.36%) Business Transformation
8 51 (15.74%) Lean Six Sigma
9 45 (13.89%) Business Process Improvement
9 45 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (13.27%) Programme Management
11 42 (12.96%) Banking
12 40 (12.35%) Service Management
13 38 (11.73%) Business Analysis
14 36 (11.11%) Process Management
14 36 (11.11%) Risk Management
14 36 (11.11%) SAP
15 32 (9.88%) ITSM
16 30 (9.26%) Microsoft
16 30 (9.26%) Retail
16 30 (9.26%) OpenUP
17 29 (8.95%) PRINCE2
18 28 (8.64%) SQL
19 26 (8.02%) QA
20 24 (7.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
21 23 (7.10%) Incident Management
21 23 (7.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (1.23%) Documentum
2 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (5.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 16 (4.94%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.54%) SPSS
4 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.62%) MS Project
4 2 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.78%) ATM
1 9 (2.78%) Internet
2 6 (1.85%) WAN
3 3 (0.93%) LAN
3 3 (0.93%) Firewall
3 3 (0.93%) Network Security
4 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.62%) 4G
4 2 (0.62%) Multicast
4 2 (0.62%) VoIP
4 2 (0.62%) QSIG
4 2 (0.62%) H.323
4 2 (0.62%) 3G
4 2 (0.62%) Broadband
4 2 (0.62%) DHCP
4 2 (0.62%) HTTP
4 2 (0.62%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) SAN
5 1 (0.31%) PBX
5 1 (0.31%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.09%) RDBMS
3 10 (3.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.62%) MySQL
5 2 (0.62%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.62%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.31%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.31%) DB2
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.23%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.62%) Subversion
2 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) JUnit
3 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
General
1 102 (31.48%) Finance
2 42 (12.96%) Banking
3 30 (9.26%) Retail
4 21 (6.48%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.70%) Marketing
6 10 (3.09%) Retail Banking
6 10 (3.09%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.78%) Legal
8 7 (2.16%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.85%) International Banking
10 4 (1.23%) Electronics
11 2 (0.62%) Automotive
11 2 (0.62%) Law
11 2 (0.62%) French Language
11 2 (0.62%) Billing
12 1 (0.31%) Local Government
12 1 (0.31%) Advertising
12 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 87 (26.85%) Analyst
2 54 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 41 (12.65%) Process Manager
4 31 (9.57%) Project Manager
5 30 (9.26%) Programme Director
6 23 (7.10%) Consultant
7 22 (6.79%) ITIL Manager
8 18 (5.56%) Process Analyst
9 17 (5.25%) Business Systems Analyst
9 17 (5.25%) Systems Analyst
9 17 (5.25%) Process Improvement Manager
10 14 (4.32%) Test Analyst
11 11 (3.40%) Architect
12 10 (3.09%) Business Process Analyst
12 10 (3.09%) Change Manager
13 9 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
13 9 (2.78%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 8 (2.47%) Head of Service Management
15 7 (2.16%) IT Governance Manager
15 7 (2.16%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.32%) XML
2 11 (3.40%) .NET
3 7 (2.16%) ADO
3 7 (2.16%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.62%) Web Services
4 2 (0.62%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.31%) REST
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.31%) BAPI
5 1 (0.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.70%) Statistics
3 11 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.78%) Online Banking
5 8 (2.47%) PMI
5 8 (2.47%) IVR
6 7 (2.16%) Derivative
6 7 (2.16%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.16%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.85%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.54%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.54%) Equities
9 4 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.62%) Machine to Machine
11 2 (0.62%) User Experience
11 2 (0.62%) FMCG
11 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.31%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.40%) Windows
2 8 (2.47%) Linux
3 6 (1.85%) UNIX
4 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (31.48%) Change Management
2 88 (27.16%) Project Management
3 80 (24.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (23.15%) Six Sigma
5 69 (21.30%) ITIL
6 53 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 53 (16.36%) Business Transformation
7 51 (15.74%) Lean Six Sigma
8 45 (13.89%) Business Process Improvement
8 45 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (13.27%) Programme Management
10 40 (12.35%) Service Management
11 38 (11.73%) Business Analysis
12 36 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 36 (11.11%) Process Management
13 32 (9.88%) ITSM
14 30 (9.26%) OpenUP
15 29 (8.95%) PRINCE2
16 23 (7.10%) Incident Management
17 22 (6.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.64%) SQL
2 13 (4.01%) C
3 9 (2.78%) C#
4 7 (2.16%) VB
5 5 (1.54%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.93%) ABAP
6 3 (0.93%) Java
7 2 (0.62%) Perl
7 2 (0.62%) C++
7 2 (0.62%) Python
7 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.31%) AWK
8 1 (0.31%) sed
Qualifications
1 65 (20.06%) Degree
2 24 (7.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 23 (7.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 15 (4.63%) ISEB
5 10 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (3.09%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.78%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.23%) PMP
9 4 (1.23%) OCP
9 4 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (1.23%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.23%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 4 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (0.93%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 1 (0.31%) MBA
11 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.02%) QA
2 10 (3.09%) SLA
3 6 (1.85%) COBIT
4 5 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.93%) P3O
5 3 (0.93%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.23%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 36 (11.11%) SAP
2 30 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.56%) Oracle
4 7 (2.16%) Kofax
4 7 (2.16%) Google
5 6 (1.85%) OpenText
5 6 (1.85%) Cognizant
6 5 (1.54%) TSYS
7 4 (1.23%) EMC
7 4 (1.23%) Siebel
7 4 (1.23%) Minitab
8 3 (0.93%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.62%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.62%) Blue Coat
9 2 (0.62%) Cisco
9 2 (0.62%) IBM
9 2 (0.62%) Juniper
10 1 (0.31%) Informatica
10 1 (0.31%) VMware
10 1 (0.31%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 30% bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £69000 - £81000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aston Carter
Salary: Bonus & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, Life Assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60 - £70 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cornwall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago