The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
UK / England
Rank 239 220 207
Rank change year-on-year -19 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 1069 1457 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.36% 1.52% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.72% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1080 1160
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.29% -3.33%  

Process Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 70215 84908 85531
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.07% 88.53% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58110 71025 69911
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Process Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in England

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in England

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in England

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 Process Improvement within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 442 £60,750 +1.25% 56
South East -25 177 £45,000 +2.27% 31
Yorkshire +12 99 £42,500 - 12
North West -45 89 £48,250 +13.52% 7
South West +9 72 £40,000 +1.47% 7
West Midlands +4 72 £42,500 -10.52% 8
East of England -39 58 £42,500 -16.66% 14
East Midlands 0 53 £38,500 -9.41% 5
North East -11 13 £41,500 -7.77% 3
Process Improvement
UK

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 837 (38.43%) Finance
2 630 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
3 445 (20.43%) SQL
4 418 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
5 414 (19.01%) Project Management
6 370 (16.99%) ITIL
7 353 (16.21%) Degree
8 349 (16.02%) Microsoft
9 303 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 301 (13.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 259 (11.89%) Mentoring
12 255 (11.71%) Windows
13 252 (11.57%) Change Management
14 236 (10.84%) Business Analysis
15 235 (10.79%) MS Excel
16 219 (10.06%) Coaching
17 211 (9.69%) Java
18 210 (9.64%) Banking
19 206 (9.46%) Oracle
20 204 (9.37%) .NET
21 198 (9.09%) SDLC
22 195 (8.95%) Service Delivery
23 188 (8.63%) QA
24 180 (8.26%) SQL Server
25 175 (8.03%) Scrum
26 160 (7.35%) Management Information System
27 156 (7.16%) ISEB
28 155 (7.12%) PRINCE2
29 154 (7.07%) Retail
30 148 (6.80%) CRM

Process Improvement
Top Related 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 60 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 47 (2.16%) IIS
3 30 (1.38%) MS Exchange
4 29 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 25 (1.15%) Apache
5 25 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 23 (1.06%) CMS
6 23 (1.06%) WebLogic
7 22 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
7 22 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 14 (0.64%) Confluence
8 14 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (0.41%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.37%) Skype for Business
13 7 (0.32%) Jetty
14 6 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 235 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 136 (6.24%) MS Office
3 57 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 54 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (1.93%) MS Project
6 19 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.28%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.14%) SPSS
9 2 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.046%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.046%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 23 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.96%) assyst
3 20 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
4 16 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (0.69%) SAP CRM
6 13 (0.60%) SAP ERP
7 12 (0.55%) SAP CO
7 12 (0.55%) SAP FI
7 12 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (0.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 10 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
9 10 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
9 10 (0.46%) SAP IS-U
10 9 (0.41%) OpenText MBPM
10 9 (0.41%) SAP PP
11 7 (0.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 7 (0.32%) SAP MM
11 7 (0.32%) SAP SD
12 6 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.30%) SaaS
2 48 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
3 30 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (0.69%) Force.com
6 14 (0.64%) IaaS
6 14 (0.64%) Office 365
6 14 (0.64%) PaaS
7 12 (0.55%) IBM Blueworks
8 7 (0.32%) Lucidchart
9 6 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.092%) Asana
10 2 (0.092%) G Suite
10 2 (0.092%) Veeva
11 1 (0.046%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.046%) Boomi
11 1 (0.046%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.046%) Taleo
11 1 (0.046%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.17%) Internet
2 50 (2.30%) DNS
3 42 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 34 (1.56%) Network Security
5 31 (1.42%) Firewall
6 28 (1.29%) DHCP
7 23 (1.06%) HTTP
8 21 (0.96%) WAN
9 17 (0.78%) LAN
10 16 (0.73%) VPN
11 14 (0.64%) LDAP
12 13 (0.60%) SSL
13 12 (0.55%) VoIP
14 11 (0.51%) FTP
14 11 (0.51%) SAN
15 9 (0.41%) Wireless
16 8 (0.37%) FIX Connectivity
17 7 (0.32%) SMPP
17 7 (0.32%) Unified Communications
17 7 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 88 (4.04%) MySQL
3 73 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
4 60 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
7 38 (1.74%) Big Data
7 38 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 32 (1.47%) Relational Database
9 28 (1.29%) MongoDB
10 26 (1.19%) Power BI
11 24 (1.10%) Redis
12 20 (0.92%) QlikView
13 18 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
14 17 (0.78%) Event Store
15 16 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (0.60%) Hadoop
18 11 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
18 11 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 102 (4.68%) JIRA
2 97 (4.45%) Selenium
3 60 (2.75%) Git (software)
4 45 (2.07%) JUnit
5 44 (2.02%) Jenkins
6 36 (1.65%) WebDriver
7 35 (1.61%) JMeter
8 34 (1.56%) Visual Studio
9 31 (1.42%) Cucumber
9 31 (1.42%) Maven
10 30 (1.38%) HP UFT
11 29 (1.33%) LoadRunner
12 26 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 26 (1.19%) SoapUI
13 23 (1.06%) Subversion
14 21 (0.96%) TeamCity
15 20 (0.92%) Eclipse
16 19 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (0.78%) Bower
17 17 (0.78%) Grunt
General
1 837 (38.43%) Finance
2 210 (9.64%) Banking
3 154 (7.07%) Retail
4 101 (4.64%) Marketing
5 87 (3.99%) Telecoms
6 73 (3.35%) Manufacturing
7 63 (2.89%) Financial Institution
8 58 (2.66%) Legal
9 43 (1.97%) Back Office
10 33 (1.52%) Investment Banking
11 32 (1.47%) Front Office
12 28 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 26 (1.19%) Advertising
14 19 (0.87%) Law
15 16 (0.73%) Electronics
16 15 (0.69%) French Language
17 14 (0.64%) German Language
18 13 (0.60%) Automotive
18 13 (0.60%) Publishing
19 12 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 609 (27.96%) Analyst
2 246 (11.29%) Business Analyst
3 200 (9.18%) Developer
4 151 (6.93%) Consultant
5 147 (6.75%) Project Manager
6 97 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
7 78 (3.58%) Architect
8 76 (3.49%) Test Analyst
9 72 (3.31%) Support Analyst
10 71 (3.26%) Applications Support
10 71 (3.26%) Test Manager
11 70 (3.21%) Delivery Manager
12 68 (3.12%) IT Analyst
13 59 (2.71%) Service Manager
14 58 (2.66%) IT Manager
15 50 (2.30%) DevOps Engineer
16 49 (2.25%) .NET Developer
17 48 (2.20%) Technical Manager
18 45 (2.07%) SQL Analyst
19 44 (2.02%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (9.37%) .NET
2 96 (4.41%) XML
3 93 (4.27%) Web Services
4 89 (4.09%) HTML
5 77 (3.54%) ASP.NET
6 61 (2.80%) jQuery
7 59 (2.71%) CSS
8 36 (1.65%) REST
9 34 (1.56%) XSLT
10 25 (1.15%) Java EE
11 24 (1.10%) AngularJS
11 24 (1.10%) Hibernate
11 24 (1.10%) J2EE
12 23 (1.06%) Middleware
12 23 (1.06%) SOAP
13 22 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
13 22 (1.01%) Spring
13 22 (1.01%) WCF
14 19 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (0.83%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 418 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
2 160 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 75 (3.44%) Computer Science
4 74 (3.40%) Data Centre
5 56 (2.57%) Data Structures
6 55 (2.53%) Fintech
7 52 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
8 42 (1.93%) Virtual Team
9 30 (1.38%) FMCG
10 27 (1.24%) Client/Server
11 23 (1.06%) Mobile App
12 22 (1.01%) Clustering
12 22 (1.01%) Equities
12 22 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (1.01%) User Experience
13 19 (0.87%) Fixed Income
14 18 (0.83%) CMDB
15 16 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
15 16 (0.73%) Reinsurance
16 15 (0.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 255 (11.71%) Windows
2 146 (6.70%) Linux
3 86 (3.95%) Windows Server
4 85 (3.90%) Unix
5 43 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (1.42%) Windows 7
8 17 (0.78%) Windows 8
9 15 (0.69%) Windows 10
10 13 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.51%) Solaris
12 10 (0.46%) Android
12 10 (0.46%) Windows Vista
13 7 (0.32%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.23%) CentOS
14 5 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.23%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.14%) AIX
15 3 (0.14%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.092%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 630 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 414 (19.01%) Project Management
3 370 (16.99%) ITIL
4 303 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 301 (13.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 259 (11.89%) Mentoring
7 252 (11.57%) Change Management
8 236 (10.84%) Business Analysis
9 219 (10.06%) Coaching
10 198 (9.09%) SDLC
11 195 (8.95%) Service Delivery
12 175 (8.03%) Scrum
13 155 (7.12%) PRINCE2
14 148 (6.80%) CRM
15 140 (6.43%) Business Process Improvement
16 137 (6.29%) Analytics
17 136 (6.24%) User Acceptance Testing
18 134 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
19 121 (5.56%) DevOps
20 118 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 445 (20.43%) SQL
2 211 (9.69%) Java
3 146 (6.70%) C#
4 116 (5.33%) Python
5 106 (4.87%) JavaScript
6 96 (4.41%) C
7 77 (3.54%) PowerShell
8 73 (3.35%) Perl
9 37 (1.70%) VBA
10 29 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 23 (1.06%) Bash Shell
12 20 (0.92%) PHP
12 20 (0.92%) Shell Script
13 19 (0.87%) R
14 17 (0.78%) C++
15 16 (0.73%) VB
16 15 (0.69%) VB.NET
17 11 (0.51%) Groovy
18 10 (0.46%) ABAP
18 10 (0.46%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 353 (16.21%) Degree
2 156 (7.16%) ISEB
3 109 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 81 (3.72%) Security Cleared
5 50 (2.30%) SC Cleared
6 46 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
7 31 (1.42%) PMP
8 29 (1.33%) CISM
9 28 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 28 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (1.19%) CISSP
11 25 (1.15%) MCSE
12 24 (1.10%) CIMA
12 24 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 23 (1.06%) PMI Certification
14 22 (1.01%) ACCA
15 21 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 19 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 19 (0.87%) Six Sigma Black Belt
17 17 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (8.63%) QA
2 116 (5.33%) SLA
3 72 (3.31%) PMO
4 43 (1.97%) COBIT
4 43 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.87%) P3O
6 18 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.69%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.51%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.32%) IFRS
9 7 (0.32%) SDET
10 6 (0.28%) EMIR
10 6 (0.28%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.28%) MiFID
10 6 (0.28%) PMBOK
11 5 (0.23%) ISO 14001
11 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.23%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.14%) Basel III
12 3 (0.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 101 (4.64%) Active Directory
2 61 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 48 (2.20%) Docker
5 21 (0.96%) vSphere
6 7 (0.32%) Terminal Server
6 7 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (0.23%) RACF
7 5 (0.23%) Snort
8 4 (0.18%) Samba
8 4 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (0.14%) KVM
9 3 (0.14%) NFS
9 3 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.092%) RHEV
10 2 (0.092%) vCloud
11 1 (0.046%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.046%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.046%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (1.24%) Puppet
3 24 (1.10%) Kubernetes
4 23 (1.06%) Tivoli
5 21 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
6 20 (0.92%) SCOM
7 19 (0.87%) Ansible
8 18 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (0.83%) SCCM
9 11 (0.51%) Nagios
10 9 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
11 7 (0.32%) CSIRT
11 7 (0.32%) vRealize
12 6 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 5 (0.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (0.23%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (0.23%) QRadar
14 4 (0.18%) CFEngine
14 4 (0.18%) Mesos
Vendors
1 349 (16.02%) Microsoft
2 206 (9.46%) Oracle
3 112 (5.14%) SAP
4 86 (3.95%) IBM
5 83 (3.81%) VMware
6 62 (2.85%) HP
7 47 (2.16%) Citrix
7 47 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
8 36 (1.65%) Cisco
9 33 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 26 (1.19%) Remedy
10 26 (1.19%) Splunk
11 20 (0.92%) Pega
12 19 (0.87%) NetApp
13 16 (0.73%) JD Edwards
13 16 (0.73%) Tableau
14 15 (0.69%) IBM Sterling
15 14 (0.64%) Red Hat
16 13 (0.60%) Cognizant
17 12 (0.55%) Progress
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Workray
Salary: Competitive plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + bonus, package
Posted: Yesterday
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: c£40,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £39000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Morson International
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Pension, Discount
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ competitive + car / allowance +15%bonus+pension + health
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 + flexible benefit options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago