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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 245 227 211
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 1231 1590 1713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.37% 1.50% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.72% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 938 1183 1329
Median salary £49,078 £48,045 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -1.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,454 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
78959 92614 97304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.58% 85.70%
Number of salaries quoted 65112 76492 80079
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 £31,000
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 11 December 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 11 December 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 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 -21 1159 £50,000 - 156
London +4 424 £62,500 +4.16% 63
South East -14 224 £45,000 -5.26% 24
Yorkshire +47 134 £42,500 +6.25% 15
North West -20 104 £41,000 +2.50% 11
East of England -33 95 £42,500 -16.66% 13
West Yorkshire +26 80 £44,000 +10.00% 10
West Midlands -27 77 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Leeds +21 64 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Berkshire -3 63 £57,500 +9.52% 6
City of London -32 62 £60,000 - 23
South West -21 57 £42,000 +2.43% 9
Manchester -33 56 £46,000 +22.66% 8
Birmingham +9 44 £39,650 -4.45% 2
East Midlands -53 40 £40,000 +3.89% 8
Scotland +18 39 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Hertfordshire -11 33 £42,500 -26.08% 3
Hampshire +6 31 £39,875 -17.00% 7
Kent +21 30 £42,500 +6.25%
Cheshire +27 29 £37,500 -11.76% 2
North Yorkshire +13 27 £48,250 +13.52% 3
Surrey -40 27 £47,500 -1.04% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 26 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Glasgow +17 25 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Bristol +6 24 £38,750 -8.28% 4
Essex +24 23 £51,000 +27.50% 3
Wales -8 23 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South Wales +5 20 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Nottingham -15 19 £42,500 +15.64% 3
Nottinghamshire -29 19 £42,500 +15.64% 4

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 961 (37.73%) Finance
2 635 (24.93%) Agile Software Development
3 524 (20.57%) Project Management
4 424 (16.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 422 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
6 421 (16.53%) Degree
7 408 (16.02%) ITIL
8 366 (14.37%) SQL
9 358 (14.06%) Microsoft
10 312 (12.25%) Change Management
11 307 (12.05%) Mentoring
12 293 (11.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 261 (10.25%) Business Analysis
14 249 (9.78%) MS Excel
15 245 (9.62%) SDLC
16 241 (9.46%) Coaching
17 239 (9.38%) Windows
17 239 (9.38%) QA
18 217 (8.52%) Java
18 217 (8.52%) Service Delivery
19 216 (8.48%) .NET
20 200 (7.85%) PRINCE2
21 197 (7.73%) Scrum
22 196 (7.70%) Business Process Improvement
23 181 (7.11%) Oracle
24 179 (7.03%) Management Information System
25 177 (6.95%) C#
26 174 (6.83%) Banking
27 171 (6.71%) Retail
28 170 (6.67%) SAP

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 57 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 42 (1.65%) IIS
3 37 (1.45%) Apache
4 31 (1.22%) CMS
5 29 (1.14%) MS Exchange
5 29 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 23 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 21 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (0.75%) Apache Solr
8 19 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 16 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
11 13 (0.51%) Confluence
11 13 (0.51%) Skype for Business
12 12 (0.47%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.35%) Jetty
15 8 (0.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 7 (0.27%) Site Server
17 6 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 249 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 146 (5.73%) MS Office
3 75 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 74 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 48 (1.88%) MS Project
6 31 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.12%) SPSS
8 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.039%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.039%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (0.86%) SAP CO
2 22 (0.86%) SAP FI
2 22 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 21 (0.82%) assyst
3 21 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 20 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 15 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (0.47%) SAP CRM
6 12 (0.47%) SAP MM
7 11 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.39%) thinkFolio
9 9 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.35%) SAP ERP
10 8 (0.31%) LatentZero
10 8 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
10 8 (0.31%) SAP SD
10 8 (0.31%) Tradar
11 7 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (1.49%) SaaS
3 34 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.71%) Office 365
5 10 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
6 9 (0.35%) PaaS
7 5 (0.20%) IaaS
8 4 (0.16%) GitHub
8 4 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.16%) Lucidchart
9 3 (0.12%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (0.079%) Force.com
10 2 (0.079%) G Suite
10 2 (0.079%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.039%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.039%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.039%) Boomi
11 1 (0.039%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.039%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.20%) Firewall
2 50 (1.96%) DNS
3 49 (1.92%) Network Security
4 45 (1.77%) Internet
5 42 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 29 (1.14%) WAN
7 27 (1.06%) DHCP
8 20 (0.79%) VPN
9 19 (0.75%) LAN
10 15 (0.59%) SAN
10 15 (0.59%) SSL
11 14 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (0.51%) HTTP
13 12 (0.47%) LDAP
13 12 (0.47%) Wireless
14 11 (0.43%) FTP
14 11 (0.43%) VoIP
15 9 (0.35%) SMPP
16 8 (0.31%) 802.11
17 7 (0.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 79 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
3 74 (2.91%) MySQL
4 64 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (1.85%) Big Data
7 38 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 35 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 25 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (0.86%) MongoDB
10 22 (0.86%) NoSQL
11 21 (0.82%) QlikView
12 18 (0.71%) Hadoop
12 18 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
15 13 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (0.43%) Data Mining
16 11 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
16 11 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 106 (4.16%) JIRA
2 72 (2.83%) Selenium
3 48 (1.88%) Git (software)
4 34 (1.33%) WebDriver
5 31 (1.22%) Cucumber
6 30 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (1.18%) Visual Studio
7 29 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 28 (1.10%) LoadRunner
9 27 (1.06%) HP UFT
9 27 (1.06%) JMeter
9 27 (1.06%) JUnit
10 25 (0.98%) Jenkins
11 23 (0.90%) Maven
12 19 (0.75%) SoapUI
12 19 (0.75%) Subversion
13 18 (0.71%) Mockito
13 18 (0.71%) Moq
14 14 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
15 10 (0.39%) YouTrack
General
1 961 (37.73%) Finance
2 174 (6.83%) Banking
3 171 (6.71%) Retail
4 99 (3.89%) Manufacturing
5 78 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 72 (2.83%) Marketing
7 66 (2.59%) Legal
8 50 (1.96%) Financial Institution
9 41 (1.61%) Front Office
10 39 (1.53%) Investment Banking
11 34 (1.33%) Advertising
12 29 (1.14%) Back Office
13 25 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
13 25 (0.98%) Publishing
14 23 (0.90%) Law
15 21 (0.82%) Electronics
16 18 (0.71%) Billing
17 16 (0.63%) Automotive
18 14 (0.55%) French Language
18 14 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 671 (26.34%) Analyst
2 304 (11.94%) Business Analyst
3 198 (7.77%) Project Manager
4 182 (7.15%) Developer
5 177 (6.95%) Consultant
6 114 (4.48%) Architect
7 105 (4.12%) Test Manager
8 91 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
9 84 (3.30%) IT Manager
10 77 (3.02%) IT Analyst
11 74 (2.91%) Service Manager
12 71 (2.79%) Test Analyst
13 63 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
13 63 (2.47%) Support Analyst
14 61 (2.39%) Team Leader
15 59 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
16 55 (2.16%) Applications Support
17 53 (2.08%) Tester
18 49 (1.92%) Process Analyst
19 48 (1.88%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (8.48%) .NET
2 125 (4.91%) Web Services
3 101 (3.97%) HTML
4 83 (3.26%) XML
5 71 (2.79%) ASP.NET
5 71 (2.79%) CSS
6 50 (1.96%) jQuery
7 43 (1.69%) J2EE
8 38 (1.49%) REST
8 38 (1.49%) Spring
9 34 (1.33%) .NET Framework
9 34 (1.33%) Middleware
10 31 (1.22%) AngularJS
11 26 (1.02%) HTML5
11 26 (1.02%) XSLT
12 23 (0.90%) RESTful
13 20 (0.79%) Hibernate
13 20 (0.79%) SOAP
14 19 (0.75%) LAMP
15 16 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 422 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
2 179 (7.03%) Management Information System
3 108 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 92 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 77 (3.02%) Data Integration
6 59 (2.32%) Virtual Team
7 53 (2.08%) Data Structures
8 50 (1.96%) Visualisation
9 39 (1.53%) Fintech
10 36 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (1.37%) FMCG
11 35 (1.37%) User Experience
12 32 (1.26%) Mathematics
12 32 (1.26%) Performance Metrics
13 31 (1.22%) Statistics
14 27 (1.06%) Fixed Income
15 22 (0.86%) Equities
15 22 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 21 (0.82%) Taxonomies
17 20 (0.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 239 (9.38%) Windows
2 148 (5.81%) Linux
3 114 (4.48%) Unix
4 71 (2.79%) Windows Server
5 36 (1.41%) Windows 7
6 33 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (1.22%) Windows 10
8 18 (0.71%) Solaris
9 15 (0.59%) Windows 8
10 14 (0.55%) Windows Vista
11 11 (0.43%) Android
11 11 (0.43%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.31%) CentOS
12 8 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.31%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.24%) AIX
14 6 (0.24%) Debian
15 5 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (24.93%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (20.57%) Project Management
3 424 (16.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 408 (16.02%) ITIL
5 312 (12.25%) Change Management
6 307 (12.05%) Mentoring
7 293 (11.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 261 (10.25%) Business Analysis
9 245 (9.62%) SDLC
10 241 (9.46%) Coaching
11 217 (8.52%) Service Delivery
12 200 (7.85%) PRINCE2
13 197 (7.73%) Scrum
14 196 (7.70%) Business Process Improvement
15 167 (6.56%) Six Sigma
16 143 (5.61%) Risk Management
17 142 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
18 139 (5.46%) Analytics
19 133 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
20 127 (4.99%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 366 (14.37%) SQL
2 217 (8.52%) Java
3 177 (6.95%) C#
4 120 (4.71%) JavaScript
5 109 (4.28%) Python
6 87 (3.42%) C
7 68 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 54 (2.12%) Perl
9 52 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 44 (1.73%) C++
11 35 (1.37%) PHP
11 35 (1.37%) VB.NET
12 34 (1.33%) VB
13 29 (1.14%) VBA
14 24 (0.94%) Shell Script
15 23 (0.90%) ABAP
16 20 (0.79%) Bash Shell
17 15 (0.59%) Objective-C
18 13 (0.51%) PL/SQL
19 12 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 421 (16.53%) Degree
2 167 (6.56%) ISEB
3 96 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 65 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
5 56 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 49 (1.92%) PMP
7 46 (1.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 37 (1.45%) CISM
9 34 (1.33%) CISA
10 31 (1.22%) CISSP
10 31 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 31 (1.22%) SC Cleared
10 31 (1.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 28 (1.10%) ACCA
12 27 (1.06%) CRISC
13 23 (0.90%) CIMA
13 23 (0.90%) PMI Certification
14 21 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 20 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (9.38%) QA
2 141 (5.54%) SLA
3 49 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (1.53%) COBIT
5 32 (1.26%) Data Quality
6 27 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 19 (0.75%) P3O
8 18 (0.71%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.39%) ISO 9000
9 10 (0.39%) SDET
10 9 (0.35%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.27%) ISO 14001
11 7 (0.27%) ISO22301
12 4 (0.16%) EMIR
12 4 (0.16%) GMP
12 4 (0.16%) GxP
12 4 (0.16%) MiFID
13 3 (0.12%) COSO
13 3 (0.12%) NEBOSH
14 2 (0.079%) TickIT
System Software
1 86 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 54 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 19 (0.75%) vSphere
5 15 (0.59%) Docker
6 8 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 6 (0.24%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.16%) Firmware
9 4 (0.16%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.12%) Sendmail
10 3 (0.12%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.079%) vCloud
11 2 (0.079%) Xen
11 2 (0.079%) XenServer
12 1 (0.039%) RHEV
12 1 (0.039%) Samba
12 1 (0.039%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 45 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (1.30%) SCCM
3 26 (1.02%) Tivoli
4 24 (0.94%) SCOM
5 20 (0.79%) Puppet
6 11 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.39%) Nagios
8 9 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
9 8 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (0.31%) vRealize
10 6 (0.24%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.24%) Ansible
11 5 (0.20%) Nessus
11 5 (0.20%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.16%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.12%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
13 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.12%) QRadar
Vendors
1 358 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 181 (7.11%) Oracle
3 170 (6.67%) SAP
4 74 (2.91%) VMware
5 56 (2.20%) HP
6 54 (2.12%) Cisco
7 49 (1.92%) IBM
8 39 (1.53%) Citrix
9 38 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (1.06%) JD Edwards
11 20 (0.79%) CheckPoint
11 20 (0.79%) Tableau
12 19 (0.75%) Cognizant
13 18 (0.71%) Bloomberg
14 16 (0.63%) Remedy
14 16 (0.63%) ServiceNow
15 15 (0.59%) Informatica
16 13 (0.51%) Sybase
17 12 (0.47%) Charles River
17 12 (0.47%) Progress
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + benefit package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Executive Resourcing Global (ERG)
Salary: Up-to £70K base plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum Including Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + car + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Okehampton, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension - 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
printed.com
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + software project manager
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £competitive + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Send
Salary: From £57,000 to £64,000 per annum + Pension + Childcare + 30 Days Hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £51k plus excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago