Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
London > Central London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 220 239
Rank change year-on-year -28 +19 -17
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 144 173 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.07% 1.21% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.31% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 133 154 152
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £44,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £101,000 £92,500 £95,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +4.17%

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 12,357 13,229 12,548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 91.58% 92.62% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11,071 11,726 11,403
Central London median annual salary £64,250 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.08% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,260
90th Percentile £95,000 £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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -42 108 £62,500 - 19
West End of London +6 16 £70,000 +90.48%
City of Westminster - 4 £35,000 - 1
Southwark +93 2 £57,500 +27.78%
Kensington and Chelsea - 1 £90,000 -
Camden - 1 - -
Process Improvement
London

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 71 (49.31%) Finance
2 40 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 33 (22.92%) SQL
5 31 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (20.14%) QA
8 27 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
9 25 (17.36%) Project Management
10 22 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (13.89%) Business Development
12 18 (12.50%) Mentoring
13 17 (11.81%) Line Management
13 17 (11.81%) People Management
14 16 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
14 16 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
14 16 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
14 16 (11.11%) ISEB
14 16 (11.11%) Linux
14 16 (11.11%) Quantitative Analysis
14 16 (11.11%) TOGAF
14 16 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
15 15 (10.42%) C#
15 15 (10.42%) PMO
15 15 (10.42%) Presales
16 14 (9.72%) Change Control
16 14 (9.72%) Test Automation
16 14 (9.72%) SaaS

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 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.69%) Apache
4 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (4.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.69%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.69%) Maya
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Distributed Ledger
1 8 (5.56%) FastStats
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.69%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.69%) Magento
3 1 (0.69%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.72%) SaaS
2 11 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.86%) Office 365
4 2 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.69%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (2.08%) DNS
2 3 (2.08%) Internet
3 2 (1.39%) DHCP
3 2 (1.39%) Intranet
3 2 (1.39%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.39%) LAN
3 2 (1.39%) SAN
3 2 (1.39%) WAN
3 2 (1.39%) Wireless
4 1 (0.69%) BGP
4 1 (0.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (9.03%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.56%) Blockchain
4 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.47%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.78%) MySQL
7 3 (2.08%) KDB
8 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.69%) Big Data
9 1 (0.69%) Cloud Spanner
9 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.69%) Power BI
9 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (9.03%) Selenium
2 8 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.17%) JIRA
4 2 (1.39%) JMeter
4 2 (1.39%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.39%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.69%) VersionOne
General
1 71 (49.31%) Finance
2 10 (6.94%) Banking
3 5 (3.47%) Law
3 5 (3.47%) Legal
3 5 (3.47%) Retail
4 4 (2.78%) Back Office
4 4 (2.78%) Front Office
4 4 (2.78%) International Banking
5 3 (2.08%) Games
6 2 (1.39%) Advertising
6 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.39%) Japanese Language
6 2 (1.39%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (22.92%) Analyst
2 24 (16.67%) Architect
3 23 (15.97%) Business Architect
4 22 (15.28%) Consultant
5 18 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) IT Analyst
7 12 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
8 11 (7.64%) QA Tester
8 11 (7.64%) Tester
9 9 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
9 9 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
10 8 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
11 7 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (4.17%) Applications Support
13 5 (3.47%) QA Engineer
14 4 (2.78%) Business Manager
14 4 (2.78%) IT Security Analyst
14 4 (2.78%) Senior Security Analyst
14 4 (2.78%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.33%) Web Services
2 8 (5.56%) Smart Contracts
2 8 (5.56%) XML
2 8 (5.56%) XSD
3 6 (4.17%) .NET
4 5 (3.47%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.39%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.39%) COM
6 1 (0.69%) HTML
6 1 (0.69%) HTML5
6 1 (0.69%) JSON
6 1 (0.69%) Node.js
6 1 (0.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (0.69%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (0.69%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.56%) Reinsurance
4 6 (4.17%) Fintech
5 5 (3.47%) Hedge funds
5 5 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.78%) Equities
6 4 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.08%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.08%) Replication
7 3 (2.08%) User Experience
8 2 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.69%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.69%) Blog
9 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.11%) Linux
2 8 (5.56%) Windows
3 7 (4.86%) Unix
4 3 (2.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 30 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (17.36%) Project Management
6 22 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (13.89%) Business Development
8 18 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 17 (11.81%) Line Management
9 17 (11.81%) People Management
10 16 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
10 16 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
10 16 (11.11%) Quantitative Analysis
10 16 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
10 16 (11.11%) TOGAF
10 16 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
11 15 (10.42%) Presales
12 14 (9.72%) Change Control
12 14 (9.72%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.92%) SQL
2 15 (10.42%) C#
3 14 (9.72%) Python
4 12 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 9 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.56%) C++
6 8 (5.56%) Java
6 8 (5.56%) Ruby
7 6 (4.17%) Perl
8 5 (3.47%) VBA
9 3 (2.08%) C
9 3 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.08%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.69%) Go
10 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (11.11%) ISEB
2 9 (6.25%) Degree
3 5 (3.47%) CCNA
3 5 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.78%) CCNP
4 4 (2.78%) CISSP
5 1 (0.69%) MCP
5 1 (0.69%) MCSA
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.69%) MOS
5 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.14%) QA
2 15 (10.42%) PMO
3 3 (2.08%) SLA
4 2 (1.39%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (6.94%) Docker
2 5 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (6.94%) Ansible
2 9 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.25%) Puppet
3 8 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.69%) Salt
4 1 (0.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.17%) Cisco
2 6 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.47%) VMware
4 4 (2.78%) Cognos
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle
4 4 (2.78%) Qualys
4 4 (2.78%) Splunk
4 4 (2.78%) Sybase
5 3 (2.08%) FXall
5 3 (2.08%) Google
5 3 (2.08%) iManage
5 3 (2.08%) Reuters
6 2 (1.39%) Citrix
6 2 (1.39%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.39%) NetApp
6 2 (1.39%) Remedy
6 2 (1.39%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.69%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.69%) Sun