The table below looks at the statistics for Business Process Improvement 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 Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
Rank 194 176 200
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs citing Business Process Improvement 10 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.37% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.47% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 1
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -27.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -40.76%
Business Process Improvement
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
4091 3436 3594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.00% 79.54% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 2780 3095
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Process Improvement Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Process Improvement
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
(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
Warwickshire -6 8 £42,000 +33.33%
Coventry - 2 £42,500 -
Business Process Improvement
England

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business 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 Business Process Improvement.

1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (76.00%) Process Improvement
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (68.00%) Automotive
4 16 (64.00%) Scrum
5 15 (60.00%) MVC
5 15 (60.00%) TDD
5 15 (60.00%) Ajax
5 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (60.00%) HTML5
5 15 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (60.00%) Web Development
5 15 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 15 (60.00%) LINQ
5 15 (60.00%) jQuery
5 15 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 15 (60.00%) C#
5 15 (60.00%) HTML
5 15 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 15 (60.00%) .NET
5 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (60.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business 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 Business Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (68.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
1 15 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Software Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Product Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Ajax
1 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (60.00%) HTML5
1 15 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 15 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 15 (60.00%) LINQ
1 15 (60.00%) jQuery
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
1 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) XSD
2 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (76.00%) Process Improvement
2 16 (64.00%) Scrum
3 15 (60.00%) MVC
3 15 (60.00%) TDD
3 15 (60.00%) Web Development
3 15 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Software AG
2 1 (4.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (4.00%) webMethods
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle