Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 127 152
Rank change year-on-year -37 +25 -75
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 62 100 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.32% 2.00% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.22% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46 68 63
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £69,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,140 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.38% -3.00% -

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 4,310 4,506 5,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.62% 90.28% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,445 3,746 4,599
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +12 26 £42,500 -19.05% 3
Derbyshire -14 14 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Northamptonshire -14 10 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Leicestershire -13 8 £53,250 +18.33% 2
Lincolnshire +6 3 - - 1
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) Project Management
3 18 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (27.42%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (27.42%) JIRA
5 15 (24.19%) Scrum
6 13 (20.97%) Test Automation
7 12 (19.35%) Problem Management
7 12 (19.35%) Java
8 11 (17.74%) C#
8 11 (17.74%) Finance
8 11 (17.74%) Coaching
8 11 (17.74%) Decision-Making
9 10 (16.13%) Waterfall
9 10 (16.13%) Cucumber
9 10 (16.13%) Service Management
9 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
9 10 (16.13%) Oracle
9 10 (16.13%) Selenium
9 10 (16.13%) TDD
10 9 (14.52%) Data Management
10 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (14.52%) System Testing
10 9 (14.52%) .NET Framework
10 9 (14.52%) .NET
10 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
10 9 (14.52%) BDD
10 9 (14.52%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (14.52%) Defect Management
10 9 (14.52%) VersionOne

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 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.61%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.61%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.61%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) JIRA
2 10 (16.13%) Cucumber
2 10 (16.13%) Selenium
3 9 (14.52%) TestRail
3 9 (14.52%) VersionOne
4 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.23%) Ant
6 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.23%) Gradle
6 2 (3.23%) Subversion
7 1 (1.61%) Appium
7 1 (1.61%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.61%) Calabash
7 1 (1.61%) Gatling
7 1 (1.61%) JMeter
7 1 (1.61%) JUnit
7 1 (1.61%) NUnit
7 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Billing
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Business Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (16.13%) Service Manager
4 10 (16.13%) Services Delivery Manager
5 9 (14.52%) Business IT Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) IT Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) IT Business Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) Test Automation Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Test Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Senior Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Compliance Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Programme Manager
7 4 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) SAP Business Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Service Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) .NET
1 9 (14.52%) .NET Framework
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (3.23%) Apache Camel
3 2 (3.23%) GWT
3 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.23%) J2SE
3 2 (3.23%) JMS
3 2 (3.23%) Spring
3 2 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.61%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.61%) JSON
4 1 (1.61%) SOAP
4 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Smart Meter
3 4 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) Project Management
3 18 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (27.42%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (24.19%) Scrum
6 13 (20.97%) Test Automation
7 12 (19.35%) Problem Management
8 11 (17.74%) Coaching
8 11 (17.74%) Decision-Making
9 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
9 10 (16.13%) Service Management
9 10 (16.13%) TDD
9 10 (16.13%) Waterfall
10 9 (14.52%) BDD
10 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (14.52%) Data Management
10 9 (14.52%) Defect Management
10 9 (14.52%) Exploratory Testing
10 9 (14.52%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (14.52%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) Java
2 11 (17.74%) C#
3 4 (6.45%) C
4 2 (3.23%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) C++
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) Ruby
5 1 (1.61%) VBA
5 1 (1.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) HND
3 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) GDPR
1 4 (6.45%) ISO 9001
1 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.68%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) Google
4 2 (3.23%) Remedy