Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 130 144
Rank change year-on-year -35 +14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 71 107 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.38% 1.91% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 2.15% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 56 74 69
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -2.35% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,375 £29,850 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,875 £68,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

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 4,694 4,986 5,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.11% 89.05% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,917 4,022 4,643
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +5 22 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Lincolnshire +15 13 £37,500 +50.00%
Derbyshire -28 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Northamptonshire -17 12 £57,500 +61.97% 3
Leicestershire -3 9 £54,500 +21.11% 1
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (28.17%) JIRA
3 20 (28.17%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
5 16 (22.54%) Test Automation
6 14 (19.72%) Project Management
6 14 (19.72%) C#
6 14 (19.72%) Java
6 14 (19.72%) Finance
7 13 (18.31%) Scrum
8 12 (16.90%) TDD
8 12 (16.90%) Selenium
8 12 (16.90%) Waterfall
8 12 (16.90%) Cucumber
9 10 (14.08%) Coaching
9 10 (14.08%) ITIL
10 9 (12.68%) .NET
10 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (12.68%) Data Management
10 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.68%) Defect Management
10 9 (12.68%) VersionOne
10 9 (12.68%) BDD
10 9 (12.68%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (12.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (12.68%) .NET Framework
10 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (12.68%) System Testing
10 9 (12.68%) TestRail

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 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.41%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.41%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.41%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Slack
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) DHCP
1 4 (5.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.41%) MS Access
2 1 (1.41%) Power BI
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) JIRA
2 12 (16.90%) Cucumber
2 12 (16.90%) Selenium
3 9 (12.68%) TestRail
3 9 (12.68%) VersionOne
4 7 (9.86%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.23%) NUnit
6 3 (4.23%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.82%) Ant
7 2 (2.82%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.82%) Gradle
7 2 (2.82%) Subversion
8 1 (1.41%) Appium
8 1 (1.41%) Calabash
8 1 (1.41%) JBehave
8 1 (1.41%) JUnit
8 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Back Office
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Billing
5 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (19.72%) Analyst
2 10 (14.08%) Test Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Compliance Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Programme Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Senior Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Service Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Software Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Development Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Coordinator
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) .NET
1 9 (12.68%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.23%) Gherkin
2 3 (4.23%) JSON
2 3 (4.23%) SOAP
2 3 (4.23%) XML
3 2 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.82%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.82%) GWT
3 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.82%) J2SE
3 2 (2.82%) JMS
3 2 (2.82%) Spring
3 2 (2.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.04%) Smart Meter
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) PKI
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Fintech
4 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
1 7 (9.86%) Windows Server
1 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (28.17%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (22.54%) Test Automation
5 14 (19.72%) Project Management
6 13 (18.31%) Scrum
7 12 (16.90%) TDD
7 12 (16.90%) Waterfall
8 10 (14.08%) Coaching
8 10 (14.08%) ITIL
9 9 (12.68%) BDD
9 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (12.68%) Data Management
9 9 (12.68%) Defect Management
9 9 (12.68%) Exploratory Testing
9 9 (12.68%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (12.68%) System Testing
10 8 (11.27%) Business Process Improvement
11 7 (9.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) C#
1 14 (19.72%) Java
2 4 (5.63%) C
2 4 (5.63%) SQL
3 3 (4.23%) Python
4 2 (2.82%) C++
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) Perl
4 2 (2.82%) X++
5 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) CISA
2 4 (5.63%) CISM
2 4 (5.63%) CISSP
2 4 (5.63%) MCSA
2 4 (5.63%) MCSE
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) ACCA
4 1 (1.41%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.27%) GDPR
2 8 (11.27%) ISO 9001
3 7 (9.86%) PCI DSS
4 6 (8.45%) QA
5 5 (7.04%) SLA
6 3 (4.23%) PMO
7 2 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) vSphere
3 3 (4.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (5.63%) WSUS
2 1 (1.41%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Veeam
2 7 (9.86%) VMware
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle
4 4 (5.63%) Avaya
5 3 (4.23%) SAP
6 2 (2.82%) Google
6 2 (2.82%) Remedy
6 2 (2.82%) Reuters
7 1 (1.41%) Capita
7 1 (1.41%) Epicor
7 1 (1.41%) Infor
7 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.41%) Sage