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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 727 711 716
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 168 196 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 115 159 129
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £90,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.52%

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
91159 94353 87863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.17% 82.31% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 73885 75668 72432
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -39 155 £50,000 -4.76% 26
South East -4 37 £47,500 - 5
London -17 37 £52,500 -22.22% 10
North West +23 23 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Surrey -6 16 £40,000 -16.66%
Yorkshire -14 15 £39,000 -17.89% 1
Cheshire +16 14 £41,500 +10.66%
East Midlands +13 14 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Northamptonshire +12 14 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Northampton +11 14 £52,500 +25.74% 2
Egham +1 12 - -
City of London -10 12 £50,000 -25.92% 5
West Midlands -9 11 £55,000 +57.14% 2
East of England +6 10 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Berkshire +9 9 £57,500 - 2
Warrington - 9 £41,500 -
Manchester -5 8 £53,000 +0.95% 3
Harrow - 8 £47,500 -
North East - 8 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire +20 7 £47,500 -11.62%
Cardiff +2 7 £52,500 +23.52%
South Wales -2 7 £52,500 +23.52%
Wales -6 7 £52,500 +23.52%
Buckinghamshire -6 7 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire -10 7 £39,500 -24.76% 1
Scotland +17 6 - -
North Yorkshire +16 6 £43,750 -23.91%
Maidenhead +10 6 £57,500 -
Warwickshire - 6 £55,000 -
Staffordshire -1 5 - -

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 180 (48.78%) Finance
2 123 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 111 (30.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 103 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 102 (27.64%) Change Management
6 98 (26.56%) Project Management
7 90 (24.39%) Banking
8 85 (23.04%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (23.04%) Business Process Improvement
9 82 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
10 67 (18.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 62 (16.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 56 (15.18%) Business Analysis
13 54 (14.63%) Degree
14 50 (13.55%) Service Delivery
15 49 (13.28%) ITIL
16 47 (12.74%) PRINCE2
17 45 (12.20%) Microsoft
18 42 (11.38%) MS Excel
19 36 (9.76%) Oracle
20 35 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
21 34 (9.21%) Mentoring
21 34 (9.21%) MS Visio
22 33 (8.94%) Programme Management
23 32 (8.67%) Coaching
24 31 (8.40%) Process Management
24 31 (8.40%) SQL
25 30 (8.13%) SAP
26 29 (7.86%) Logistics
27 28 (7.59%) Risk Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 16 (4.34%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.90%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.36%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.81%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.27%) JBoss
6 1 (0.27%) Apache
Applications
1 42 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 34 (9.21%) MS Visio
3 17 (4.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (4.34%) MS Project
4 16 (4.34%) MS Office
5 4 (1.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.27%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.27%) assyst
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.81%) SaaS
2 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.52%) DWDM
1 13 (3.52%) MPLS
1 13 (3.52%) OSPF
1 13 (3.52%) BGP
1 13 (3.52%) EIGRP
1 13 (3.52%) Firewall
1 13 (3.52%) Wireless
1 13 (3.52%) RIP
1 13 (3.52%) TCP/IP
1 13 (3.52%) VPN
1 13 (3.52%) SSL
1 13 (3.52%) HSRP
2 10 (2.71%) Internet
3 2 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (0.54%) ATM
4 1 (0.27%) Broadband
4 1 (0.27%) 3G
4 1 (0.27%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.27%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.52%) RDBMS
4 10 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (2.71%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.90%) Oracle Exadata
5 7 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.08%) SAP BI
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.08%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.81%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.54%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.54%) MySQL
9 2 (0.54%) QlikView
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.25%) JUnit
1 12 (3.25%) Subversion
1 12 (3.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.90%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.54%) Selenium
4 2 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.54%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.27%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.27%) Maven
5 1 (0.27%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 180 (48.78%) Finance
2 90 (24.39%) Banking
3 28 (7.59%) Retail
4 22 (5.96%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.34%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.34%) Investment Banking
6 14 (3.79%) Automotive
7 13 (3.52%) Marketing
8 11 (2.98%) Legal
9 10 (2.71%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.36%) Back Office
11 4 (1.08%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.81%) Publishing
12 3 (0.81%) Law
13 2 (0.54%) Advertising
14 1 (0.27%) Electronics
14 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.27%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (26.02%) Analyst
2 65 (17.62%) Business Analyst
3 34 (9.21%) Project Manager
4 33 (8.94%) Consultant
5 28 (7.59%) Developer
6 26 (7.05%) Process Analyst
7 16 (4.34%) Senior Developer
8 14 (3.79%) Programme Director
9 13 (3.52%) Business Process Analyst
10 11 (2.98%) Systems Analyst
10 11 (2.98%) Java Developer
11 10 (2.71%) Service Manager
11 10 (2.71%) Team Leader
11 10 (2.71%) Senior Software Developer
11 10 (2.71%) Software Developer
11 10 (2.71%) Business Systems Analyst
11 10 (2.71%) DBA
11 10 (2.71%) Process Engineer
11 10 (2.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
11 10 (2.71%) Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.07%) Web Services
2 13 (3.52%) .NET
3 12 (3.25%) Spring
4 11 (2.98%) Ajax
4 11 (2.98%) CSS
4 11 (2.98%) HTML
4 11 (2.98%) REST
5 10 (2.71%) LINQ
5 10 (2.71%) jQuery
5 10 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (2.71%) HTML5
5 10 (2.71%) Entity Framework
5 10 (2.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (2.71%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.63%) Spring Integration
6 6 (1.63%) JAX-RS
7 4 (1.08%) XML
8 3 (0.81%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (0.81%) BAPI
8 3 (0.81%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.25%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.63%) Computer Science
3 6 (1.63%) User Experience
4 4 (1.08%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.08%) Market Risk
4 4 (1.08%) PMI
5 3 (0.81%) Client/Server
5 3 (0.81%) Data Extraction
5 3 (0.81%) Online Banking
5 3 (0.81%) Spread Betting
6 2 (0.54%) GIS
6 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.54%) Clustering
6 2 (0.54%) Statistics
7 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.27%) IVR
7 1 (0.27%) Derivative
7 1 (0.27%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.69%) Linux
2 13 (3.52%) UNIX
3 5 (1.36%) Windows
4 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 111 (30.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 103 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 102 (27.64%) Change Management
5 98 (26.56%) Project Management
6 85 (23.04%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (23.04%) Business Process Improvement
7 82 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
8 56 (15.18%) Business Analysis
9 50 (13.55%) Service Delivery
10 49 (13.28%) ITIL
11 47 (12.74%) PRINCE2
12 34 (9.21%) Mentoring
13 33 (8.94%) Programme Management
14 32 (8.67%) Coaching
15 31 (8.40%) Process Management
16 29 (7.86%) Logistics
17 28 (7.59%) Risk Management
18 27 (7.32%) TDD
19 26 (7.05%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.40%) SQL
2 18 (4.88%) Java
3 17 (4.61%) C#
4 10 (2.71%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.90%) ABAP
6 6 (1.63%) Python
7 5 (1.36%) Perl
7 5 (1.36%) C
8 3 (0.81%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.81%) C++
9 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.54%) AWK
9 2 (0.54%) sed
10 1 (0.27%) Ruby
10 1 (0.27%) PHP
10 1 (0.27%) VBA
10 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.27%) VB
10 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (18.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 62 (16.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 54 (14.63%) Degree
4 22 (5.96%) ISEB
5 19 (5.15%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 14 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.52%) CCNP
8 9 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (1.90%) OCP
10 7 (1.90%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.08%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.54%) MBA
13 2 (0.54%) Siebel Certification
14 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.27%) OCPJP
14 1 (0.27%) OCMJD
14 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.69%) SLA
2 9 (2.44%) QA
3 4 (1.08%) FATCA
3 4 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.81%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.54%) COBIT
6 1 (0.27%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (3.52%) HP NNM
2 7 (1.90%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.54%) SCOM
4 1 (0.27%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.76%) Oracle
3 30 (8.13%) SAP
4 15 (4.07%) HP
4 15 (4.07%) F5
5 13 (3.52%) Cisco
5 13 (3.52%) Juniper
6 9 (2.44%) IBM
7 4 (1.08%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.81%) Cognizant
8 3 (0.81%) Remedy
9 2 (0.54%) TSYS
9 2 (0.54%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (0.54%) BMC
9 2 (0.54%) Siebel
10 1 (0.27%) Software AG
10 1 (0.27%) Sun
10 1 (0.27%) SunGard
10 1 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.27%) Sage
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