The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Process Improvement
Rank 207 156 175
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +19
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 2 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.040% 0.49% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.59% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 6
Average salary £35,500 £40,995 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.40% -33.07%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +5.55%
Process Improvement
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4118 3044 2978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.51% 83.60% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3215 2360 2492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Process Improvement Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Process Improvement
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Minitab
4 1 (8.33%) RUP
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Degree

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Business Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Business Improvement Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Process Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) RUP
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Minitab