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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 744 777 682
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -95
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 153 154 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 125 137 173
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,600 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,645 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.32% -5.26%

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
93167 97414 88156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.86% 82.76% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76230 78594 72151
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +37 144 £52,500 +5.00% 31
London +15 47 £60,000 +12.14% 15
South East +45 35 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Surrey +30 29 £37,500 -28.57%
City of London +14 18 £57,500 +4.54% 4
East of England +6 15 £57,500 +9.52% 3
East Midlands +3 14 £51,250 +36.66% 1
Egham - 14 - -
South West -14 12 £40,000 -24.47% 3
North West -9 11 £55,000 +27.90% 4
Suffolk - 10 £57,500 - 1
Ipswich - 10 £57,500 - 1
Scotland +22 8 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Northampton +5 8 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Northamptonshire +2 8 £52,500 -19.23% 1
West Yorkshire +17 6 £51,000 +43.66% 2
Yorkshire +2 6 £51,000 -21.53% 2
Bradford - 6 £51,000 -
Glasgow +15 5 £47,500 -13.63%
Hertfordshire -1 5 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Cumbria - 5 £57,500 -
West Midlands -26 4 £51,250 +19.18% 2
Cornwall - 4 £70,000 - 2
Edinburgh - 4 £52,500 -
Manchester -9 3 £35,000 -18.60% 3
Glastonbury - 3 £38,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £44,250 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
Somerset - 3 £38,000 -
Southampton +9 2 £42,500 +6.25%

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 128 (39.26%) Finance
2 99 (30.37%) Change Management
2 99 (30.37%) Six Sigma
3 98 (30.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 92 (28.22%) Project Management
5 83 (25.46%) Continuous Improvement
6 73 (22.39%) Lean Six Sigma
7 66 (20.25%) ITIL
8 60 (18.40%) Degree
9 59 (18.10%) Banking
10 54 (16.56%) Business Process Improvement
11 48 (14.72%) Programme Management
12 47 (14.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 47 (14.42%) Business Transformation
13 43 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (12.58%) SAP
14 41 (12.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 40 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (12.27%) Risk Management
16 35 (10.74%) Business Analysis
17 34 (10.43%) Process Management
18 33 (10.12%) Service Management
18 33 (10.12%) Microsoft
19 30 (9.20%) PRINCE2
20 28 (8.59%) OpenUP
21 27 (8.28%) Oracle
22 26 (7.98%) SQL
22 26 (7.98%) ITSM
22 26 (7.98%) Mentoring
23 25 (7.67%) Logistics

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.23%) Documentum
1 4 (1.23%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.84%) MS Project
4 5 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.61%) MS Office
5 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.31%) IntelliMatch
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 3 (0.92%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.61%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.37%) Internet
2 10 (3.07%) ATM
3 5 (1.53%) WAN
4 3 (0.92%) Network Security
5 2 (0.61%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.61%) 4G
5 2 (0.61%) Multicast
5 2 (0.61%) 3G
5 2 (0.61%) DHCP
5 2 (0.61%) DNS
5 2 (0.61%) Broadband
5 2 (0.61%) LAN
5 2 (0.61%) Firewall
6 1 (0.31%) VoIP
6 1 (0.31%) SAN
6 1 (0.31%) HTTP
6 1 (0.31%) MPLS
6 1 (0.31%) QSIG
6 1 (0.31%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.07%) RDBMS
3 10 (3.07%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (2.15%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (2.15%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.23%) SAP BW
5 4 (1.23%) SAP BI
6 3 (0.92%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.61%) MySQL
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) DB2
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.92%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 128 (39.26%) Finance
2 59 (18.10%) Banking
3 23 (7.06%) Retail
4 20 (6.13%) Manufacturing
5 19 (5.83%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.37%) Retail Banking
7 10 (3.07%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.76%) Legal
9 8 (2.45%) Marketing
10 5 (1.53%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (1.23%) International Banking
12 3 (0.92%) Law
13 2 (0.61%) Advertising
13 2 (0.61%) Electronics
13 2 (0.61%) Billing
14 1 (0.31%) Local Government
14 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (23.62%) Analyst
2 47 (14.42%) Business Analyst
3 38 (11.66%) Process Manager
4 28 (8.59%) Project Manager
4 28 (8.59%) Programme Director
5 19 (5.83%) Process Improvement Manager
6 17 (5.21%) ITIL Manager
7 16 (4.91%) Test Analyst
7 16 (4.91%) Business Systems Analyst
7 16 (4.91%) Systems Analyst
8 14 (4.29%) Consultant
9 11 (3.37%) Process Analyst
10 10 (3.07%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (3.07%) Process Engineer
11 9 (2.76%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 9 (2.76%) Change Manager
11 9 (2.76%) Technical Manager
11 9 (2.76%) DBA
11 9 (2.76%) Architect
12 8 (2.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.68%) XML
2 10 (3.07%) .NET
3 6 (1.84%) ADO
3 6 (1.84%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.92%) Web Services
4 3 (0.92%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (0.92%) BAPI
5 2 (0.61%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.37%) Online Banking
3 10 (3.07%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.76%) IVR
5 8 (2.45%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.15%) Derivative
6 7 (2.15%) Statistics
7 6 (1.84%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.53%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.53%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.53%) Equities
9 4 (1.23%) PMI
9 4 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.61%) Machine to Machine
10 2 (0.61%) User Experience
10 2 (0.61%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.31%) Clustering
11 1 (0.31%) DTV
11 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.99%) UNIX
2 10 (3.07%) Linux
3 9 (2.76%) Windows
4 1 (0.31%) AIX
4 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (30.37%) Six Sigma
1 99 (30.37%) Change Management
2 98 (30.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 92 (28.22%) Project Management
4 83 (25.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 73 (22.39%) Lean Six Sigma
6 66 (20.25%) ITIL
7 54 (16.56%) Business Process Improvement
8 48 (14.72%) Programme Management
9 47 (14.42%) Business Transformation
10 43 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (12.27%) Risk Management
12 35 (10.74%) Business Analysis
13 34 (10.43%) Process Management
14 33 (10.12%) Service Management
15 30 (9.20%) PRINCE2
16 28 (8.59%) OpenUP
17 26 (7.98%) Mentoring
17 26 (7.98%) ITSM
18 25 (7.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.98%) SQL
2 10 (3.07%) C
3 8 (2.45%) C#
4 7 (2.15%) ABAP
5 6 (1.84%) VB
6 5 (1.53%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.92%) Java
8 2 (0.61%) Perl
8 2 (0.61%) C++
8 2 (0.61%) Python
8 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.31%) AWK
9 1 (0.31%) sed
Qualifications
1 60 (18.40%) Degree
2 47 (14.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 41 (12.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 16 (4.91%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 12 (3.68%) ISEB
5 12 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (3.07%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.76%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.15%) OCP
9 7 (2.15%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (1.84%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.23%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.23%) PMP
12 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.31%) MCP
14 1 (0.31%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.13%) QA
2 7 (2.15%) SLA
3 4 (1.23%) COBIT
3 4 (1.23%) P3O
4 3 (0.92%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (2.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.15%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (12.58%) SAP
2 33 (10.12%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.28%) Oracle
4 7 (2.15%) Cognizant
5 6 (1.84%) Kofax
5 6 (1.84%) IBM
5 6 (1.84%) TSYS
6 5 (1.53%) OpenText
7 4 (1.23%) Siebel
7 4 (1.23%) EMC
8 3 (0.92%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.92%) Google
9 2 (0.61%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.61%) Blue Coat
9 2 (0.61%) Juniper
10 1 (0.31%) SunGard
10 1 (0.31%) Cisco
10 1 (0.31%) Remedy
10 1 (0.31%) Informatica
10 1 (0.31%) Sage
London
Aston Carter
Posted: 11 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits and Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Morrisons
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Smartedge
Salary: From £37,500 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Truro
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackburn
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £50000.0000000 - £70000.0000000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 20 days ago