The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Process Improvement over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 223 198 194
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 4 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.069% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.26% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 22
Average salary £51,250 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.18% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £35,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £71,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
4872 4276 4317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.19% 79.75% 78.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3986 3551 3640
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 £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Process Improvement Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Process Improvement Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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 Process Improvement within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 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
Warwickshire -21 2 £60,000 +39.53%
Birmingham -23 2 £43,750 -23.91%
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (46.67%) Six Sigma
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
1 7 (46.67%) Change Management
1 7 (46.67%) Programme Management
1 7 (46.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (33.33%) Logistics
3 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) Coaching
3 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (6.67%) SLA
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) BPR

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Senior Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Senior Project Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Six Sigma
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
1 7 (46.67%) Change Management
1 7 (46.67%) Programme Management
1 7 (46.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) Coaching
3 5 (33.33%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) BPR
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft