Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 146 122
Rank change year-on-year +36 -24 -16
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 42 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.66% 0.34% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.37% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33 7 5
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -26.32% -2.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,800 £38,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,750
% change year-on-year -3.03% +9.27% -20.53%

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 2,362 2,455 2,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.29% 93.06% 93.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,462 1,489 1,405
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.41% -1.12% +4.71%

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (33.33%) Finance
4 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
5 12 (28.57%) Project Management
5 12 (28.57%) C#
5 12 (28.57%) SQL
5 12 (28.57%) .NET
5 12 (28.57%) Windows
5 12 (28.57%) MVC
5 12 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (26.19%) User Stories
7 10 (23.81%) Agile Testing
7 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
7 10 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (23.81%) API Testing
7 10 (23.81%) SDET
7 10 (23.81%) Scenario Testing
7 10 (23.81%) Test Scripting
7 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
7 10 (23.81%) TeamCity
7 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
7 10 (23.81%) Open Source
7 10 (23.81%) REST
7 10 (23.81%) SpecFlow
7 10 (23.81%) Gherkin

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 10 (23.81%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
1 10 (23.81%) NUnit
1 10 (23.81%) SpecFlow
1 10 (23.81%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.38%) TestComplete
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Analyst
2 17 (40.48%) Business Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.81%) .NET Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) C# Developer
3 10 (23.81%) C# Software Developer
3 10 (23.81%) C# Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Development Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Java Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Java Software Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Java Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Software Development Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Software Test Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Test Development Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
1 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (23.81%) Gherkin
2 10 (23.81%) JSON
2 10 (23.81%) REST
2 10 (23.81%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) LDAP
4 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 12 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (28.57%) MVC
3 12 (28.57%) Project Management
4 11 (26.19%) User Stories
5 10 (23.81%) Agile Testing
5 10 (23.81%) API Testing
5 10 (23.81%) BDD
5 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
5 10 (23.81%) Business Process Improvement
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (23.81%) OO
5 10 (23.81%) Open Source
5 10 (23.81%) Scenario Testing
5 10 (23.81%) SDET
5 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 10 (23.81%) TDD
5 10 (23.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) C#
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) Java
2 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 6 (14.29%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Pega
2 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) Meraki
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) VMware