Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Process Improvement over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 193 164
Rank change year-on-year +7 -29 -1
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 71 111 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.13% 1.29% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.46% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 60 86 155
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -19.23%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,875 £34,100
90th Percentile £65,250 £74,375 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -10.00%

Process Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5441 7589 9617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.39% 88.34% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4243 5790 7502
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,982
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Process Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Berkshire

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Berkshire

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Berkshire

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 24 £47,000 -21.67% 2
Slough -7 10 £57,500 -
Maidenhead +19 9 £50,000 -13.04%
Newbury -7 8 £46,500 +43.08%
Wokingham +2 1 £33,523 -25.51%
Bracknell 0 1 £33,000 +6.45% 3
Process Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) Finance
3 19 (26.76%) Scrum
3 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
4 18 (25.35%) Project Management
4 18 (25.35%) Linux
5 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (22.54%) Waterfall
6 16 (22.54%) Analytics
7 14 (19.72%) Firewall
7 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
8 12 (16.90%) ITIL
8 12 (16.90%) Windows
8 12 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (16.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (16.90%) QA
8 12 (16.90%) Kanban
9 11 (15.49%) Six Sigma
9 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Excel
9 11 (15.49%) SAP
9 11 (15.49%) User Stories
9 11 (15.49%) Matrix Organization
10 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
10 10 (14.08%) VMware
10 10 (14.08%) Degree
10 10 (14.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
11 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
11 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Project

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.45%) MS Project Server
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) Apache
3 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
6 3 (4.23%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (2.82%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.82%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.41%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.41%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.41%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.41%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.41%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.45%) PaaS
3 4 (5.63%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (1.41%) IaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Office 365
4 1 (1.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) Firewall
2 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.04%) LAN
3 5 (7.04%) WAN
4 3 (4.23%) Intranet
5 1 (1.41%) FCoE
5 1 (1.41%) Internet
5 1 (1.41%) SMS
5 1 (1.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) Big Data
1 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) JIRA
2 3 (4.23%) Appium
2 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) Selenium
2 3 (4.23%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.41%) MSTest
3 1 (1.41%) Redmine
3 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.63%) Publishing
4 3 (4.23%) Electronics
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Analyst
1 13 (18.31%) Project Manager
2 6 (8.45%) Business Analyst
2 6 (8.45%) Operations Manager
3 5 (7.04%) Administrator
3 5 (7.04%) Compliance Consultant
3 5 (7.04%) Consultant
3 5 (7.04%) Data Manager
3 5 (7.04%) Governance Consultant
3 5 (7.04%) Risk Consultant
3 5 (7.04%) Technical Design Authority
4 4 (5.63%) Business Manager
4 4 (5.63%) Data Analyst
4 4 (5.63%) Procurement Manager
4 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) IT Manager
5 3 (4.23%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (4.23%) QA Analyst
5 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
5 3 (4.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) .NET
1 3 (4.23%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.82%) Sensu
3 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.41%) REST
3 1 (1.41%) SOAP
3 1 (1.41%) WCF
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) Cybercrime
2 6 (8.45%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.23%) Smart Meter
4 3 (4.23%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.23%) Wiki
5 2 (2.82%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.41%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.41%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Linux
2 12 (16.90%) Windows
3 8 (11.27%) Unix
4 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.23%) Android
5 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) Scrum
3 18 (25.35%) Project Management
4 16 (22.54%) Analytics
4 16 (22.54%) Waterfall
5 12 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (16.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (16.90%) ITIL
5 12 (16.90%) Kanban
6 11 (15.49%) Matrix Organization
6 11 (15.49%) Six Sigma
6 11 (15.49%) User Stories
7 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
8 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
9 8 (11.27%) Change Management
9 8 (11.27%) Data Analytics
9 8 (11.27%) Line Management
9 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
9 8 (11.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) Bash Shell
1 7 (9.86%) Java
1 7 (9.86%) Korn
2 6 (8.45%) SQL
3 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.63%) C#
5 3 (4.23%) Python
6 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.41%) C
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.86%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.04%) ISTQB
5 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (4.23%) ISEB
6 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.41%) CCNA
8 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.41%) CISSP
8 1 (1.41%) GIAC
8 1 (1.41%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (1.41%) MCSE
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.41%) SANS
8 1 (1.41%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) QA
2 9 (12.68%) SLA
3 5 (7.04%) COBIT
4 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.41%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.41%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Docker
2 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.04%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.04%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.41%) NFS
3 1 (1.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) vCenter Server
2 3 (4.23%) Ansible
2 3 (4.23%) Nagios
2 3 (4.23%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) Icinga
3 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.82%) Prometheus
3 2 (2.82%) Terraform
3 2 (2.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) SAP
3 10 (14.08%) VMware
4 5 (7.04%) CA
4 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.63%) Ariba
5 4 (5.63%) Capita
6 3 (4.23%) Niku
6 3 (4.23%) Tableau
7 2 (2.82%) Intel
7 2 (2.82%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.82%) Remedy
8 1 (1.41%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 1 (1.41%) EMC
8 1 (1.41%) NetApp
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle
8 1 (1.41%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds