Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 155 77
Rank change year-on-year -15 -78 +67
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 69 94 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.33% 1.54% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.73% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 52 65 126
East Midlands median annual salary £49,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.88% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £73,750 £56,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +7.22% -1.02%

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 4,615 5,429 6,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.68% 89.04% 88.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,868 4,345 4,829
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +4 42 £55,000 +15.79% 10
Northamptonshire +13 11 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Derbyshire -4 8 £40,000 -13.04% 3
Lincolnshire -4 5 - - 1
Leicestershire +6 3 £39,750 -3.64%
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
3 16 (23.19%) JIRA
4 15 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 15 (21.74%) TDD
5 14 (20.29%) Project Management
6 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
7 12 (17.39%) C#
7 12 (17.39%) Java
7 12 (17.39%) Change Management
8 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
8 11 (15.94%) Open Source
8 11 (15.94%) DevOps
9 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.49%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 10 (14.49%) Selenium
9 10 (14.49%) Business Analysis
10 9 (13.04%) Data Analysis
10 9 (13.04%) Finance
10 9 (13.04%) ITIL
10 9 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (13.04%) Coaching
11 8 (11.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (11.59%) SDET
11 8 (11.59%) Gherkin
11 8 (11.59%) Scenario Testing
11 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
11 8 (11.59%) Load Testing
11 8 (11.59%) JSON
11 8 (11.59%) Cucumber

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 2 (2.90%) Confluence
1 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.90%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.45%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.45%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.45%) SAP QM
3 1 (1.45%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Asana
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) MySQL
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.90%) Power BI
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
2 16 (23.19%) JIRA
3 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
4 10 (14.49%) Selenium
5 8 (11.59%) Cucumber
5 8 (11.59%) NUnit
5 8 (11.59%) SoapUI
6 5 (7.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (5.80%) Bugzilla
8 2 (2.90%) JMeter
9 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) Analyst
2 8 (11.59%) Agile Tester
2 8 (11.59%) Automation Tester
2 8 (11.59%) Business Analyst
2 8 (11.59%) Tester
3 7 (10.14%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Development Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (7.25%) Development Team Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Information Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.25%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Security Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) Gherkin
1 8 (11.59%) JSON
1 8 (11.59%) SOAP
1 8 (11.59%) XML
2 7 (10.14%) .NET
2 7 (10.14%) CSS
3 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
3 5 (7.25%) EDI
3 5 (7.25%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (7.25%) Entity Framework
3 5 (7.25%) LAMP
4 2 (2.90%) HTML
5 1 (1.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.35%) Cloud Native
4 3 (4.35%) PMI
5 2 (2.90%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Linux
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.74%) TDD
2 15 (21.74%) Test Automation
3 14 (20.29%) Project Management
4 12 (17.39%) Change Management
5 11 (15.94%) DevOps
5 11 (15.94%) Open Source
6 10 (14.49%) Business Analysis
6 10 (14.49%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 9 (13.04%) Coaching
7 9 (13.04%) Data Analysis
7 9 (13.04%) ITIL
7 9 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (11.59%) Load Testing
8 8 (11.59%) OO
8 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Scenario Testing
8 8 (11.59%) SDET
8 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) C#
1 12 (17.39%) Java
2 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.14%) PHP
3 7 (10.14%) SQL
4 6 (8.70%) Python
5 4 (5.80%) C++
5 4 (5.80%) Perl
6 2 (2.90%) Go
6 2 (2.90%) Ruby
6 2 (2.90%) Scala
7 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) CISA
1 8 (11.59%) CISM
1 8 (11.59%) CISSP
2 3 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.70%) ISO 9001
2 6 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.90%) PMO
3 2 (2.90%) QA
3 2 (2.90%) SLA
4 1 (1.45%) GDPR
4 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) SAP
2 6 (8.70%) Reuters
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) Capita
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.45%) Google
4 1 (1.45%) HP
4 1 (1.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.45%) Linksys
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle