Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Business Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Improvement (BPI)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 949 1009 1061
Rank change year-on-year +60 +52 -109
Permanent jobs citing Business Process Improvement 201 188 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 127 133 181
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,750 £88,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

Business 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151516 157743 182536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.35% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 120527 132311 151934
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Improvement in England

Business Process Improvement
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Business Process Improvement in England

Business Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Process Improvement in England

Business Process Improvement
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
London +21 99 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North of England +32 50 £36,000 -18.18% 5
North West +13 33 £37,500 -31.82% 1
South East +45 19 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Midlands -10 16 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire +7 15 £36,000 -10.56% 4
South West +3 11 £42,500 +6.25%
West Midlands +6 9 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +6 7 £42,500 -12.37%
East of England 0 6 £60,000 +41.18% 1
North East - 2 £35,000 -
Business Process Improvement
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Business 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 England region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 198 (98.51%) Process Improvement
2 94 (46.77%) Finance
3 82 (40.80%) Project Management
4 71 (35.32%) Change Management
5 58 (28.86%) QA
6 55 (27.36%) Business Analysis
7 54 (26.87%) Management Information System
8 53 (26.37%) SDLC
9 52 (25.87%) Banking
10 48 (23.88%) Investment Banking
11 47 (23.38%) Asset Management
12 45 (22.39%) Wealth Management
13 44 (21.89%) Retail Banking
14 41 (20.40%) Microsoft
15 40 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
17 38 (18.91%) ITIL
18 32 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (14.43%) Retail
20 28 (13.93%) Degree
21 27 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
22 23 (11.44%) SQL
22 23 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
23 22 (10.95%) SAP
23 22 (10.95%) Requirements Analysis
23 22 (10.95%) Mentoring
24 21 (10.45%) Business Process Modelling
24 21 (10.45%) PRINCE2
24 21 (10.45%) Service Delivery
25 19 (9.45%) Workflow

Business Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 15 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.00%) IIS
3 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (13.43%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (7.46%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.49%) Niku Workbench
6 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (7.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.98%) SAP LE
2 10 (4.98%) SAP MM
3 7 (3.48%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (2.49%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.99%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.99%) SAP EWM
6 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.00%) NetSuite
6 2 (1.00%) SAP PP
6 2 (1.00%) SAP QM
6 2 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.50%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.48%) Office 365
2 8 (3.98%) SaaS
3 5 (2.49%) Force.com
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.49%) Intranet
2 2 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.00%) MySQL
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.00%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.00%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 94 (46.77%) Finance
2 52 (25.87%) Banking
3 48 (23.88%) Investment Banking
4 44 (21.89%) Retail Banking
5 29 (14.43%) Retail
6 19 (9.45%) Manufacturing
7 12 (5.97%) Legal
8 9 (4.48%) Law
8 9 (4.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.49%) Billing
10 4 (1.99%) Back Office
10 4 (1.99%) Local Government
11 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
12 2 (1.00%) Advertising
12 2 (1.00%) Automotive
13 1 (0.50%) Marketing
13 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (49.75%) Analyst
2 76 (37.81%) Business Analyst
3 17 (8.46%) Project Manager
4 14 (6.97%) SAP Analyst
5 13 (6.47%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (6.47%) Senior Business Analyst
6 12 (5.97%) SAP Business Analyst
7 11 (5.47%) Business Systems Analyst
8 10 (4.98%) Administrator
8 10 (4.98%) Financial Analyst
8 10 (4.98%) SAP MM Analyst
9 9 (4.48%) SAP MM Business Analyst
9 9 (4.48%) Support Analyst
10 8 (3.98%) IT Analyst
10 8 (3.98%) Report Analyst
10 8 (3.98%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (3.48%) Business Change Analyst
12 6 (2.99%) Finance Systems Analyst
12 6 (2.99%) IT Manager
12 6 (2.99%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.96%) Web Services
2 13 (6.47%) EDI
3 7 (3.48%) COM
4 5 (2.49%) HTML
5 4 (1.99%) IDoc
5 4 (1.99%) XML
6 3 (1.49%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.00%) .NET
7 2 (1.00%) Ajax
7 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.00%) Classic ASP
7 2 (1.00%) CSS
7 2 (1.00%) SAP ALE
7 2 (1.00%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (1.00%) XSLT
8 1 (0.50%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 54 (26.87%) Management Information System
2 32 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.48%) PMI
4 8 (3.98%) NHS
5 7 (3.48%) User Experience
6 3 (1.49%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.00%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.00%) Life Science
7 2 (1.00%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.00%) VLE
8 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.50%) Fintech
8 1 (0.50%) Robotics
8 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.98%) Windows
2 2 (1.00%) Unix
2 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (98.51%) Process Improvement
2 82 (40.80%) Project Management
3 71 (35.32%) Change Management
4 55 (27.36%) Business Analysis
5 53 (26.37%) SDLC
6 47 (23.38%) Asset Management
7 45 (22.39%) Wealth Management
8 40 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 38 (18.91%) ITIL
11 23 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (10.95%) Mentoring
12 22 (10.95%) Requirements Analysis
13 21 (10.45%) Business Process Modelling
13 21 (10.45%) PRINCE2
13 21 (10.45%) Service Delivery
14 19 (9.45%) Workflow
15 18 (8.96%) CRM
15 18 (8.96%) Process Management
16 17 (8.46%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.44%) SQL
2 6 (2.99%) C
2 6 (2.99%) Java
3 3 (1.49%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.00%) C#
4 2 (1.00%) Perl
4 2 (1.00%) RPG
4 2 (1.00%) VB
4 2 (1.00%) VB6
5 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (13.93%) Degree
2 14 (6.97%) ISEB
3 11 (5.47%) PMI Certification
4 10 (4.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.49%) SAP Certification
7 3 (1.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (1.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (1.00%) PMP
8 2 (1.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 1 (0.50%) IIBA
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (28.86%) QA
2 13 (6.47%) SLA
3 7 (3.48%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.99%) ISO 9001
4 6 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (1.99%) PMO
6 2 (1.00%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 41 (20.40%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.95%) SAP
3 9 (4.48%) Oracle
4 8 (3.98%) Capita
4 8 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.49%) Niku
6 2 (1.00%) Blue Prism
6 2 (1.00%) Citrix
6 2 (1.00%) Google
6 2 (1.00%) IBM
6 2 (1.00%) QAD
7 1 (0.50%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.50%) Charles River
7 1 (0.50%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.50%) MarketAxess
7 1 (0.50%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.50%) Siebel