The table below looks at the statistics for BPMN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BPMN over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
Rank - 178 191
Permanent jobs citing BPMN 0 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.30% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 12
Average salary - £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
BPMN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4104 3640 3687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.08% 81.05% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3437 2966 3105
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

BPMN
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BPMN across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPMN Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BPMN
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BPMN across the West Midlands region.

BPMN Salary Trend in the West Midlands

BPMN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BPMN 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 BPMN.

1 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) Use Case
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) UML
4 6 (46.15%) ISEB
5 5 (38.46%) Project Management
5 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 4 (30.77%) IDEF
6 4 (30.77%) Requirements Management
6 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (23.08%) SAP
7 3 (23.08%) Workflow
8 2 (15.38%) ActionScript
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) XML
8 2 (15.38%) EDI
8 2 (15.38%) FTP
8 2 (15.38%) HTTP
8 2 (15.38%) EDIFACT
8 2 (15.38%) BPEL
8 2 (15.38%) Logistics
8 2 (15.38%) SEEBURGER
8 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing

BPMN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BPMN 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 BPMN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) EDI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) EDI
1 2 (15.38%) EDIFACT
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 2 (15.38%) TRADACOMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) Use Case
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) UML
5 5 (38.46%) Project Management
5 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) IDEF
6 4 (30.77%) Requirements Management
6 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 4 (30.77%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (23.08%) Workflow
8 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (15.38%) BPEL
8 2 (15.38%) Logistics
8 2 (15.38%) BDD
9 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) ActionScript
1 2 (15.38%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) SEEBURGER