Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 189 213
Rank change year-on-year -38 +24 +17
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 168 179 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.20% 1.45% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.58% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 152 161 190
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £61,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% +4.27% -2.50%
10th Percentile £37,875 £43,750 £39,750
90th Percentile £99,750 £87,500 £92,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year - -2.04% +2.08%

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 Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 12,855 11,335 13,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 91.49% 91.83% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11,498 10,203 12,264
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +0.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Central London

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Central London

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Central London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Central London

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
City of London -51 121 £65,000 +4.00% 20
West End of London +2 18 £70,000 +55.56% 4
City of Westminster +7 4 £35,000 -
Southwark +3 2 £57,500 +27.78%
Camden - 2 £60,000 -
Kensington and Chelsea - 1 £90,000 -
Process Improvement
London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 81 (48.21%) Finance
2 52 (30.95%) Problem-Solving
3 48 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 47 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (24.40%) Project Management
6 38 (22.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (21.43%) SQL
8 34 (20.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 33 (19.64%) Mentoring
10 32 (19.05%) QA
11 31 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (17.86%) Microsoft
13 23 (13.69%) Business Development
13 23 (13.69%) Line Management
14 21 (12.50%) People Management
15 20 (11.90%) SaaS
15 20 (11.90%) JavaScript
16 19 (11.31%) C#
16 19 (11.31%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (11.31%) PMO
17 18 (10.71%) DevOps
18 17 (10.12%) Commercial Awareness
18 17 (10.12%) Presales
18 17 (10.12%) Microsoft Excel
18 17 (10.12%) Scrum
18 17 (10.12%) Business Analysis
19 16 (9.52%) Back Office
19 16 (9.52%) Target Operating Model
19 16 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
19 16 (9.52%) Programme Delivery

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 10 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.38%) Confluence
3 3 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.19%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.60%) Drupal
5 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (10.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (6.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (3.57%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (5.36%) Distributed Ledger
2 8 (4.76%) FastStats
3 2 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.19%) Magento
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.60%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.60%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.60%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.60%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.90%) SaaS
2 14 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.98%) Office 365
5 3 (1.79%) Force.com
6 1 (0.60%) GitHub
6 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.38%) Internet
1 4 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (1.79%) LAN
2 3 (1.79%) WAN
3 2 (1.19%) Intranet
3 2 (1.19%) SAN
3 2 (1.19%) Wireless
4 1 (0.60%) BGP
4 1 (0.60%) DNS
4 1 (0.60%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.31%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.36%) Blockchain
3 9 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.98%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.98%) MySQL
6 4 (2.38%) KDB
7 1 (0.60%) Big Data
7 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.60%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (7.14%) Selenium
2 8 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.17%) JIRA
4 2 (1.19%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.19%) JMeter
4 2 (1.19%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.19%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.60%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.60%) JUnit
5 1 (0.60%) VersionOne
General
1 81 (48.21%) Finance
2 16 (9.52%) Back Office
3 11 (6.55%) Banking
3 11 (6.55%) Front Office
4 5 (2.98%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.98%) International Banking
4 5 (2.98%) Legal
4 5 (2.98%) Retail
5 4 (2.38%) Law
6 3 (1.79%) Advertising
6 3 (1.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.60%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) French Language
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (20.83%) Analyst
2 25 (14.88%) Architect
3 23 (13.69%) Consultant
4 22 (13.10%) Business Analyst
5 17 (10.12%) Business Architect
6 16 (9.52%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 14 (8.33%) IT Analyst
8 12 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
9 10 (5.95%) Business IT Analyst
9 10 (5.95%) IT Business Analyst
10 9 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (5.36%) Tester
11 8 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
11 8 (4.76%) Business Manager
11 8 (4.76%) QA Tester
12 7 (4.17%) Developer
12 7 (4.17%) Project Manager
13 5 (2.98%) Applications Support
13 5 (2.98%) Development Manager
13 5 (2.98%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.14%) .NET
2 11 (6.55%) Web Services
3 8 (4.76%) CSS
3 8 (4.76%) HTML
3 8 (4.76%) Smart Contracts
3 8 (4.76%) XML
3 8 (4.76%) XSD
4 7 (4.17%) Node.js
5 6 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (2.98%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.98%) React
7 3 (1.79%) HTML5
7 3 (1.79%) Visualforce
8 2 (1.19%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.19%) COM
8 2 (1.19%) J2EE
8 2 (1.19%) JSP
8 2 (1.19%) Servlets
9 1 (0.60%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.74%) Fintech
4 12 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.14%) Reinsurance
5 11 (6.55%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (4.17%) Hedge funds
7 6 (3.57%) User Experience
8 5 (2.98%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.79%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.79%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.19%) Equities
11 2 (1.19%) Replication
12 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.60%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.60%) Robotics
12 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.93%) Linux
2 8 (4.76%) Windows
3 6 (3.57%) Unix
4 2 (1.19%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.95%) Problem-Solving
2 48 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 47 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (24.40%) Project Management
5 38 (22.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (20.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 33 (19.64%) Mentoring
8 23 (13.69%) Business Development
8 23 (13.69%) Line Management
9 21 (12.50%) People Management
10 18 (10.71%) DevOps
11 17 (10.12%) Business Analysis
11 17 (10.12%) Commercial Awareness
11 17 (10.12%) Presales
11 17 (10.12%) Scrum
12 16 (9.52%) Change Control
12 16 (9.52%) Programme Delivery
12 16 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 16 (9.52%) Target Operating Model
13 15 (8.93%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.43%) SQL
2 20 (11.90%) JavaScript
3 19 (11.31%) C#
4 15 (8.93%) Java
5 11 (6.55%) Python
6 10 (5.95%) C++
7 9 (5.36%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.76%) Ruby
9 6 (3.57%) C
9 6 (3.57%) Perl
10 5 (2.98%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.98%) VBA
11 3 (1.79%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.79%) SOQL
12 2 (1.19%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.60%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.60%) PHP
13 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.93%) Degree
2 10 (5.95%) ISEB
3 5 (2.98%) CCNA
3 5 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.38%) CCNP
4 4 (2.38%) CISSP
5 3 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (1.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.60%) MCP
7 1 (0.60%) MCSA
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.60%) MOS
7 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (19.05%) QA
2 19 (11.31%) PMO
3 5 (2.98%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.36%) Docker
2 3 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (5.95%) Ansible
2 9 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.36%) Puppet
3 8 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.60%) Kibana
4 1 (0.60%) Salt
4 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.98%) Cisco
4 4 (2.38%) Cognos
4 4 (2.38%) FXall
4 4 (2.38%) Google
4 4 (2.38%) Qualys
4 4 (2.38%) Reuters
4 4 (2.38%) Splunk
5 3 (1.79%) iManage
5 3 (1.79%) VMware
6 2 (1.19%) Citrix
6 2 (1.19%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.19%) NetApp
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle
6 2 (1.19%) Sybase
7 1 (0.60%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.60%) Infor
7 1 (0.60%) Marketo
7 1 (0.60%) Tableau