Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 149 142
Rank change year-on-year -24 -7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 59 94 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.12% 1.60% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.79% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 52 65 77
East Midlands median annual salary £39,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,600 £29,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £80,000 £60,221
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,757 5,259 5,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 90.28% 89.58% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,999 4,222 4,497
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,875 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Process Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in the East Midlands

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in the East Midlands

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in the East Midlands

Process Improvement
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Nottinghamshire -10 29 £48,750 - 8
Lincolnshire +1 10 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Northamptonshire -3 8 £32,500 -
Leicestershire -3 7 £54,500 +32.12% 2
Derbyshire -10 4 £38,500 -9.41%
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 19 (32.20%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) Test Automation
3 16 (27.12%) ITIL
4 15 (25.42%) C#
4 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
5 13 (22.03%) Information Security
6 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.64%) Java
7 11 (18.64%) CISA
7 11 (18.64%) Finance
7 11 (18.64%) TDD
7 11 (18.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (18.64%) Selenium
8 10 (16.95%) JIRA
8 10 (16.95%) IT Audit
8 10 (16.95%) Risk Management
8 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
8 10 (16.95%) CISM
8 10 (16.95%) Quality Management
8 10 (16.95%) ISO 9001
8 10 (16.95%) CISSP
9 9 (15.25%) SOAP
9 9 (15.25%) XML
9 9 (15.25%) OO
9 9 (15.25%) NUnit
9 9 (15.25%) Remediation Plan
9 9 (15.25%) Scenario Testing
9 9 (15.25%) Gherkin
9 9 (15.25%) Continuous Delivery

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) DHCP
1 4 (6.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.39%) Power BI
3 1 (1.69%) MS Access
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.64%) Selenium
3 10 (16.95%) JIRA
4 9 (15.25%) Cucumber
4 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
4 9 (15.25%) NUnit
4 9 (15.25%) SoapUI
5 6 (10.17%) Bugzilla
6 2 (3.39%) JMeter
7 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Back Office
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Agile Tester
2 9 (15.25%) Automation Tester
2 9 (15.25%) Tester
3 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) IT Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Information Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Audit Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Auditor
7 3 (5.08%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior IT Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Server Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) Gherkin
1 9 (15.25%) JSON
1 9 (15.25%) SOAP
1 9 (15.25%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Fintech
4 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
1 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
1 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) Test Automation
3 16 (27.12%) ITIL
4 13 (22.03%) Information Security
5 11 (18.64%) TDD
6 10 (16.95%) IT Audit
6 10 (16.95%) Quality Management
6 10 (16.95%) Risk Management
7 9 (15.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (15.25%) Load Testing
7 9 (15.25%) OO
7 9 (15.25%) Open Source
7 9 (15.25%) Performance Testing
7 9 (15.25%) Remediation Plan
7 9 (15.25%) Scenario Testing
7 9 (15.25%) SDET
8 8 (13.56%) Compliance Audit
8 8 (13.56%) ISMS
8 8 (13.56%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) C#
2 11 (18.64%) Java
3 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.56%) Python
4 6 (10.17%) C++
4 6 (10.17%) Perl
4 6 (10.17%) SQL
5 2 (3.39%) Go
5 2 (3.39%) PHP
5 2 (3.39%) Ruby
5 2 (3.39%) Scala
6 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) CISA
2 10 (16.95%) CISM
2 10 (16.95%) CISSP
3 4 (6.78%) Degree
3 4 (6.78%) MCSA
3 4 (6.78%) MCSE
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.69%) ACCA
4 1 (1.69%) CIMA
4 1 (1.69%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (16.95%) ISO 9001
3 8 (13.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (10.17%) SLA
5 4 (6.78%) GDPR
5 4 (6.78%) QA
6 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
6 3 (5.08%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
1 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
1 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) vSphere
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) WSUS
2 2 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Reuters
3 7 (11.86%) Veeam
3 7 (11.86%) VMware
4 4 (6.78%) Avaya
5 2 (3.39%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) Capita
6 1 (1.69%) Epicor
6 1 (1.69%) Infor
6 1 (1.69%) Sage
6 1 (1.69%) SAP