Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Business Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Improvement (BPI)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 171 150
Rank change year-on-year +35 -21 -
Permanent jobs citing Business Process Improvement 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% 0.096% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.11% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Cheshire median annual salary £60,000 - £87,500
North West median annual salary £60,578 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +61.54% -31.82% +37.50%

Business 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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,218 2,847 2,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 94.02% 91.31% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,702 2,148 1,712
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Improvement in Cheshire

Business Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Business Process Improvement in Cheshire

Business Process Improvement
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Knutsford - 2 - -
Business Process Improvement
North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing Business 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 11 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) Billing
2 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) SAP SD
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Smart Meter
4 3 (27.27%) SAP EWM
4 3 (27.27%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) IDoc
4 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 3 (27.27%) EDI
4 3 (27.27%) SAP XI
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) FMCG
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Remedy
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management

Business Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SAP SD
2 3 (27.27%) SAP EWM
General
1 5 (45.45%) Billing
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) SAP Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) SAP Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Product Manager
3 2 (18.18%) SAP SD Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SAP SD Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Product Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Test Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) EDI
1 3 (27.27%) IDoc
1 3 (27.27%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Smart Meter
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
4 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy