Period
to 16 January 2018

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

Process Improvement
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 205 144
Rank change year-on-year -14 -61 +39
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 139 158 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.17% 1.27% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.43% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 103 115 224
East of England median annual salary £45,001 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,000 £74,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +5.05% +2.06%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,436 11,061 12,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.02% 88.96% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8,479 9,104 10,559
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in the East of England

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in the East of England

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in the East of England

Process Improvement
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 16 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
Cambridgeshire -11 47 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Hertfordshire -9 36 £32,000 -24.71% 5
Essex +20 29 £45,001 -11.76% 5
Bedfordshire +37 15 £49,000 +34.66% 2
Norfolk +11 6 £37,500 -35.90% 7
Suffolk -8 5 £48,750 +46.62% 3
East Anglia - 1 - -
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 62 (44.60%) Finance
2 42 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (27.34%) Degree
4 31 (22.30%) Project Management
5 29 (20.86%) Java
6 28 (20.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (19.42%) ITIL
7 27 (19.42%) QA
8 26 (18.71%) Test Automation
9 25 (17.99%) SQL
9 25 (17.99%) SLA
10 23 (16.55%) Oracle
11 22 (15.83%) Microsoft
12 21 (15.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (14.39%) SDLC
14 19 (13.67%) Mentoring
14 19 (13.67%) Coaching
14 19 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (13.67%) SQL Server
14 19 (13.67%) C#
15 17 (12.23%) SAP
15 17 (12.23%) Computer Science
15 17 (12.23%) Collaborative Working
16 16 (11.51%) Computer Science Degree
16 16 (11.51%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (11.51%) Software Testing
16 16 (11.51%) Windows
17 15 (10.79%) MySQL
17 15 (10.79%) Windows Server
18 14 (10.07%) Selenium

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (8.63%) CMS
2 4 (2.88%) Apache
2 4 (2.88%) IIS
3 3 (2.16%) WordPress
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.72%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.72%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.72%) Drupal
5 1 (0.72%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.76%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (7.19%) SAP FI
2 8 (5.76%) SAP CO
2 8 (5.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (2.16%) Orchard Housing
3 3 (2.16%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.72%) BPCS
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.72%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) SaaS
1 3 (2.16%) Tricentis Tosca
2 2 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.72%) Asana
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) SAN
1 11 (7.91%) VPN
2 6 (4.32%) Internet
3 2 (1.44%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) SMS
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.79%) MySQL
3 12 (8.63%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.44%) GIS
7 2 (1.44%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (10.07%) Selenium
2 13 (9.35%) JIRA
3 12 (8.63%) HP UFT
4 11 (7.91%) SpecFlow
5 6 (4.32%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (2.88%) Subversion
7 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.44%) Ant
9 1 (0.72%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.72%) VersionOne
General
1 62 (44.60%) Finance
2 11 (7.91%) Back Office
2 11 (7.91%) Military
2 11 (7.91%) Retail
3 9 (6.47%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.47%) Marketing
4 3 (2.16%) Automotive
5 2 (1.44%) Advertising
5 2 (1.44%) Electronics
5 2 (1.44%) Law
5 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (22.30%) Analyst
2 18 (12.95%) Project Manager
3 12 (8.63%) Java Engineer
3 12 (8.63%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (8.63%) Senior Java Engineer
3 12 (8.63%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 12 (8.63%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (8.63%) Software Engineer
4 11 (7.91%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 11 (7.91%) Quality Engineer
4 11 (7.91%) Support Analyst
5 10 (7.19%) Applications Support
5 10 (7.19%) Developer
6 9 (6.47%) SAP Analyst
7 8 (5.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (5.76%) SAP FI Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Agile Project Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) SAP CO Support
8 6 (4.32%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.63%) Ehcache
2 9 (6.47%) .NET
3 8 (5.76%) Middleware
4 7 (5.04%) HTML
5 6 (4.32%) CSS
5 6 (4.32%) HTML5
5 6 (4.32%) Web Services
6 5 (3.60%) XML
7 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.88%) JSON
7 4 (2.88%) Node.js
8 3 (2.16%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.16%) jQuery
9 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.44%) J2EE
9 2 (1.44%) LAMP
9 2 (1.44%) SOAP
9 2 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.44%) WinForms
9 2 (1.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.23%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.63%) Algorithms
3 12 (8.63%) Data Structures
4 11 (7.91%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.60%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.88%) Fintech
7 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.16%) PMI
8 2 (1.44%) CMDB
9 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.51%) Windows
2 15 (10.79%) Windows Server
3 13 (9.35%) Unix
4 8 (5.76%) Linux
5 2 (1.44%) Solaris
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.30%) Project Management
3 28 (20.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 27 (19.42%) ITIL
5 26 (18.71%) Test Automation
6 21 (15.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (14.39%) SDLC
8 19 (13.67%) Coaching
8 19 (13.67%) Mentoring
9 17 (12.23%) Collaborative Working
10 16 (11.51%) Software Testing
10 16 (11.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (9.35%) ERP
11 13 (9.35%) Mathematics
11 13 (9.35%) TDD
12 12 (8.63%) Data Modelling
12 12 (8.63%) OO
12 12 (8.63%) Physics
12 12 (8.63%) Scrum
12 12 (8.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (20.86%) Java
2 25 (17.99%) SQL
3 19 (13.67%) C#
4 12 (8.63%) C++
5 11 (7.91%) Ruby
5 11 (7.91%) VB
6 10 (7.19%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.88%) PHP
8 2 (1.44%) ABAP
8 2 (1.44%) Jython
8 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.44%) Python
8 2 (1.44%) Scala
8 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.44%) VBScript
9 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (27.34%) Degree
2 16 (11.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.76%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.60%) PMP
5 4 (2.88%) ISEB
5 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.72%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (19.42%) QA
2 25 (17.99%) SLA
3 11 (7.91%) ISO 9001
3 11 (7.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.60%) PMO
5 1 (0.72%) GAMP
5 1 (0.72%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (7.91%) vSphere
2 2 (1.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (16.55%) Oracle
2 22 (15.83%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.23%) SAP
4 13 (9.35%) IBM
5 12 (8.63%) Terracotta
6 11 (7.91%) Adobe
6 11 (7.91%) NetApp
6 11 (7.91%) VMware
6 11 (7.91%) Xerox
7 4 (2.88%) WorldPay
8 3 (2.16%) Orchard
9 2 (1.44%) MKS
9 2 (1.44%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.44%) Splunk
10 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.72%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.72%) IFS
10 1 (0.72%) Infor
10 1 (0.72%) Sage
10 1 (0.72%) Sitecore