Period
to 18 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 195 190 193
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 36 59 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.69% 0.95% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.01% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 120
10th Percentile £38,250 £38,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £39,000 £43,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,500 £51,250 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.90% -21.15% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £84,250 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £63,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.31% +8.33% -4.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,969 5,862 9,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.14% 94.23% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4,423 5,134 8,375
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Process Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in the City of London

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Process Improvement in the City of London.

Salary trend for Process Improvement in the City of London

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Process Improvement in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 June 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) Finance
3 10 (27.78%) Project Management
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Python
4 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (19.44%) Workflow
6 6 (16.67%) Information Security
6 6 (16.67%) CRM
6 6 (16.67%) Windows
6 6 (16.67%) SDLC
6 6 (16.67%) Big Data
6 6 (16.67%) Analytics
6 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 6 (16.67%) QA
6 6 (16.67%) Social Skills
7 5 (13.89%) Data Science
7 5 (13.89%) JIRA
7 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.89%) Coaching
7 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
7 5 (13.89%) Linux
7 5 (13.89%) .NET
7 5 (13.89%) ITIL
7 5 (13.89%) Unix
7 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
7 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) Change Management

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 4 (11.11%) Confluence
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Azure
2 3 (8.33%) AWS
2 3 (8.33%) GCP
3 2 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.78%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (2.78%) Matillion
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (2.78%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) SSH
2 3 (8.33%) 5G
2 3 (8.33%) Broadband
3 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Extranet
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) H.323
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) MGCP
3 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VLAN
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (16.67%) Big Data
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.67%) Social Skills
4 4 (11.11%) Back Office
5 3 (8.33%) Banking
5 3 (8.33%) Influencing Skills
6 2 (5.56%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (5.56%) Public Sector
6 2 (5.56%) Retail
6 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.78%) Arabic Language
7 1 (2.78%) Bulgarian Language
7 1 (2.78%) Czech Language
7 1 (2.78%) French Language
7 1 (2.78%) German Language
7 1 (2.78%) Hungarian Language
7 1 (2.78%) Italian Language
7 1 (2.78%) Japanese Language
7 1 (2.78%) Marketing
7 1 (2.78%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 5 (13.89%) Applications Support
1 5 (13.89%) Data Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Support Supervisor
3 3 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Business Systems Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Systems Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 2 (5.56%) IT Development Manager
4 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.56%) PMO Lead
5 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) Kafka
3 3 (8.33%) STL
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) SailPoint
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.33%) Reinsurance
3 3 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Equities
4 1 (2.78%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.78%) Industry 4.0
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
4 1 (2.78%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (2.78%) Robotics
4 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Project Management
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (19.44%) Workflow
4 6 (16.67%) Analytics
4 6 (16.67%) CRM
4 6 (16.67%) Information Security
4 6 (16.67%) SDLC
5 5 (13.89%) Coaching
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (13.89%) Data Science
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 4 (11.11%) Data Transformation
6 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.11%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (11.11%) Perl
3 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) R
5 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) CCIE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) CISA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PhD
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SAS Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) PMO
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.78%) Control-M
1 1 (2.78%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.78%) Terraform
1 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) DataFlux
4 1 (2.78%) ExtraHop
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Meraki
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.78%) Radianz
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.78%) Sophos
4 1 (2.78%) Veeam
4 1 (2.78%) VMware