Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 108 144
Rank change year-on-year +9 +36 -18
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 58 39 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.32% 1.55% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 1.62% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 7
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,124 £36,927 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.69% +5.51% -26.32%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £30,800
90th Percentile £69,651 £70,000 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% - +5.96%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,355 2,404 2,456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 94.05% 95.74% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,396 1,505 1,487
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Process Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Edinburgh

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Edinburgh

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (55.17%) SDLC
3 31 (53.45%) Finance
4 30 (51.72%) SQL
5 25 (43.10%) DevOps
6 21 (36.21%) .NET
7 19 (32.76%) Ant
7 19 (32.76%) Visual Studio
7 19 (32.76%) Python
7 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
7 19 (32.76%) Micro Focus
7 19 (32.76%) Apache Ivy
7 19 (32.76%) Ruby
7 19 (32.76%) Release Management
7 19 (32.76%) PowerShell
7 19 (32.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (32.76%) Azure
8 11 (18.97%) Banking
8 11 (18.97%) QA
9 10 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (15.52%) Systems Thinking
10 9 (15.52%) Digital Banking
10 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (12.07%) Degree
11 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
12 6 (10.34%) Six Sigma
12 6 (10.34%) Microservices
13 5 (8.62%) Analytics
13 5 (8.62%) Customer Engagement
13 5 (8.62%) Product Roadmap

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (6.90%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.76%) Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Big Data
1 4 (6.90%) Blockchain
2 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) DataStage
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.45%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Ant
1 19 (32.76%) Apache Ivy
1 19 (32.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 19 (32.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.45%) ER Studio
General
1 31 (53.45%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) DevOps Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Senior Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Senior DevOps
2 17 (29.31%) Senior Software Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Software Developer
3 13 (22.41%) Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Applications Support
4 7 (12.07%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Product Owner
6 4 (6.90%) Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Data Analytics Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Data Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Applications Support
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) Kafka
2 4 (6.90%) Spring Boot
3 2 (3.45%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.90%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Robotics
2 4 (6.90%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.45%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (55.17%) SDLC
3 25 (43.10%) DevOps
4 19 (32.76%) Release Management
5 10 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (15.52%) Digital Banking
6 9 (15.52%) Systems Thinking
7 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.34%) Microservices
8 6 (10.34%) Six Sigma
9 5 (8.62%) Analytics
9 5 (8.62%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (8.62%) Decision-Making
9 5 (8.62%) Product Roadmap
10 4 (6.90%) Data Science
10 4 (6.90%) Experimental Design
10 4 (6.90%) IT Strategy
10 4 (6.90%) Open Source
10 4 (6.90%) Technical Debt
10 4 (6.90%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) SQL
2 19 (32.76%) PowerShell
2 19 (32.76%) Python
2 19 (32.76%) Ruby
3 4 (6.90%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) MATLAB
4 2 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (1.72%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) QA
2 4 (6.90%) GLP
2 4 (6.90%) GMP
2 4 (6.90%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Micro Focus
1 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Minitab
2 4 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (3.45%) Epicor
3 2 (3.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle