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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 709 764 720
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -44
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 172 125 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 128 84 148
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £30,708
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
87161 85486 88774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.66% 82.26% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 71806 68211 75331
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 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +44 158 £50,000 -4.76% 29
London +14 43 £57,500 -28.12% 7
South East -25 33 £40,000 -15.78% 8
East Midlands +26 20 £55,000 -12.00%
Northamptonshire +11 19 £55,000 -12.00%
Northampton +6 18 £55,000 -
East of England +4 17 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Surrey 0 17 £42,500 -6.07% 2
City of London +1 15 £57,500 -30.30%
North West -2 15 £47,000 -10.47% 4
Manchester -11 13 £47,000 -10.47% 3
Scotland +8 12 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire -10 12 £40,750 -18.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +15 10 £35,000 -26.31%
West Midlands -17 10 £40,000 +20.30% 1
Glasgow +14 9 - -
Bedfordshire +12 9 £50,000 +42.85%
Milton Keynes - 9 £35,000 -
Warwickshire -2 7 - -
West Yorkshire -12 7 £36,000 -31.42% 5
Warwick - 7 - -
Dunstable - 7 £50,000 -
Egham +1 6 - -
South West - 6 £50,000 - 2
North East - 6 £52,500 - 1
Durham - 5 £52,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £55,000 -
Camberley - 5 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 5 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £60,000 -

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 175 (50.58%) Finance
2 124 (35.84%) Six Sigma
3 100 (28.90%) Business Process Improvement
4 97 (28.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 92 (26.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 86 (24.86%) Banking
7 77 (22.25%) Change Management
8 74 (21.39%) Lean Six Sigma
9 73 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (19.08%) Project Management
11 63 (18.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 61 (17.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 53 (15.32%) Process Management
14 51 (14.74%) SQL
15 50 (14.45%) Degree
16 48 (13.87%) PRINCE2
17 45 (13.01%) Service Delivery
18 44 (12.72%) Microsoft
18 44 (12.72%) Business Analysis
19 41 (11.85%) ITIL
20 40 (11.56%) MS Excel
21 39 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
22 37 (10.69%) MS Visio
23 33 (9.54%) SLA
23 33 (9.54%) TDD
24 32 (9.25%) SQL Server
25 29 (8.38%) Retail
26 28 (8.09%) Oracle
27 25 (7.23%) Coaching
28 24 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.87%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.29%) JBoss
5 1 (0.29%) Apache
5 1 (0.29%) SAS
5 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 40 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 37 (10.69%) MS Visio
3 23 (6.65%) MS Office
4 12 (3.47%) MS Project
4 12 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.16%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.73%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.58%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.29%) assyst
5 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.78%) DWDM
1 20 (5.78%) MPLS
1 20 (5.78%) OSPF
1 20 (5.78%) BGP
1 20 (5.78%) EIGRP
1 20 (5.78%) Firewall
1 20 (5.78%) Wireless
1 20 (5.78%) RIP
1 20 (5.78%) TCP/IP
1 20 (5.78%) VPN
1 20 (5.78%) SSL
1 20 (5.78%) HSRP
2 9 (2.60%) Internet
3 3 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.29%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.29%) 3G
4 1 (0.29%) LTE
4 1 (0.29%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.07%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.76%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.73%) SQLPlus
5 5 (1.45%) IBM InfoSphere
6 4 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.58%) MySQL
8 2 (0.58%) QlikView
9 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (4.05%) JUnit
1 14 (4.05%) Subversion
1 14 (4.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (2.02%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.58%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.58%) JIRA
4 2 (0.58%) Selenium
5 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.29%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.29%) Maven
5 1 (0.29%) StarTeam
General
1 175 (50.58%) Finance
2 86 (24.86%) Banking
3 29 (8.38%) Retail
4 20 (5.78%) Automotive
4 20 (5.78%) Legal
5 17 (4.91%) Marketing
6 15 (4.34%) Investment Banking
7 11 (3.18%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.02%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.73%) Back Office
9 6 (1.73%) Publishing
10 5 (1.45%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.58%) French Language
11 2 (0.58%) Electronics
11 2 (0.58%) Law
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 107 (30.92%) Analyst
2 62 (17.92%) Business Analyst
3 44 (12.72%) Process Analyst
4 36 (10.40%) Consultant
5 34 (9.83%) Developer
6 23 (6.65%) Senior Developer
7 22 (6.36%) Project Manager
8 19 (5.49%) Process Improvement Analyst
9 14 (4.05%) Software Developer
9 14 (4.05%) Senior Software Developer
10 13 (3.76%) Java Developer
10 13 (3.76%) Business Process Analyst
10 13 (3.76%) Network Specialist
11 12 (3.47%) Process Manager
12 10 (2.89%) Process Consultant
13 9 (2.60%) Support Analyst
13 9 (2.60%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (2.60%) Team Leader
13 9 (2.60%) Process Improvement Consultant
14 8 (2.31%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.49%) .NET
2 16 (4.62%) HTML
2 16 (4.62%) CSS
2 16 (4.62%) Ajax
3 15 (4.34%) .NET Framework
3 15 (4.34%) ASP.NET
3 15 (4.34%) LINQ
3 15 (4.34%) jQuery
3 15 (4.34%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (4.34%) HTML5
3 15 (4.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 14 (4.05%) Web Services
4 14 (4.05%) Spring
5 13 (3.76%) REST
6 8 (2.31%) Spring Integration
6 8 (2.31%) JAX-RS
7 6 (1.73%) XML
8 3 (0.87%) MDX
9 2 (0.58%) SOAP
9 2 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.02%) Statistics
3 7 (2.02%) User Experience
4 6 (1.73%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.73%) Mainframe
4 6 (1.73%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.16%) PMI
5 4 (1.16%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.16%) Market Risk
6 3 (0.87%) Data Extraction
6 3 (0.87%) FMCG
6 3 (0.87%) Spread Betting
6 3 (0.87%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.58%) Psychology
7 2 (0.58%) GIS
7 2 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.29%) DTV
8 1 (0.29%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.62%) Linux
2 6 (1.73%) Windows
3 2 (0.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (35.84%) Six Sigma
2 100 (28.90%) Business Process Improvement
3 97 (28.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 92 (26.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 77 (22.25%) Change Management
6 74 (21.39%) Lean Six Sigma
7 73 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (19.08%) Project Management
9 53 (15.32%) Process Management
10 48 (13.87%) PRINCE2
11 45 (13.01%) Service Delivery
12 44 (12.72%) Business Analysis
13 41 (11.85%) ITIL
14 33 (9.54%) TDD
15 25 (7.23%) Coaching
16 24 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
17 23 (6.65%) Scrum
18 21 (6.07%) PRINCE
18 21 (6.07%) Mentoring
19 20 (5.78%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (14.74%) SQL
2 22 (6.36%) C#
3 19 (5.49%) Java
3 19 (5.49%) T-SQL
4 6 (1.73%) Python
4 6 (1.73%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.45%) Perl
6 4 (1.16%) C
7 3 (0.87%) C++
7 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.87%) VBA
7 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.58%) sed
8 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.58%) AWK
9 1 (0.29%) Ruby
9 1 (0.29%) VB
9 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (18.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 61 (17.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 50 (14.45%) Degree
4 20 (5.78%) CCNP
4 20 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (4.91%) ISEB
6 11 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.45%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.16%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 4 (1.16%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.16%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.58%) PMP
10 2 (0.58%) MBA
10 2 (0.58%) Siebel Certification
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.29%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.29%) OCMJD
11 1 (0.29%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.54%) SLA
2 17 (4.91%) QA
3 5 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.16%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.16%) FATCA
4 4 (1.16%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.58%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (5.78%) HP NNM
2 4 (1.16%) SCOM
3 3 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.29%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (12.72%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.09%) Oracle
3 22 (6.36%) HP
3 22 (6.36%) F5
4 20 (5.78%) Cisco
4 20 (5.78%) Juniper
5 12 (3.47%) SAP
6 7 (2.02%) IBM
7 4 (1.16%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.87%) Remedy
8 3 (0.87%) Minitab
9 2 (0.58%) Fidessa
9 2 (0.58%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.58%) BMC
9 2 (0.58%) Siebel
9 2 (0.58%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.58%) SOASTA, Inc
10 1 (0.29%) Green Hat
10 1 (0.29%) Pega
10 1 (0.29%) Unica
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Yodel
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Yodel
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Yodel
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Paddington, London
Sysdoc
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + Flexi time, health, 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Circa £25,000 depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension 8%, 10% Bonus, Flexi time
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 8 % Pension, 10 % bonus, flexi time hours
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago