Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 101 109
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 8 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.58% 1.54% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.78% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 15
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.25% -36.00%
10th Percentile £36,200 £39,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £68,750 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -6.86% +13.33%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,169 1,573 1,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.45% 86.48% 89.04%
Number of salaries quoted 975 1,256 1,457
Essex median annual salary £43,278 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.83% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,350 £28,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Essex

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Essex

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Essex over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Essex

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Essex region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Colchester +11 4 £52,500 -
Southend-on-Sea -8 2 - -
Brentwood +15 1 - -
Process Improvement
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) PMP
2 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (25.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Local Government
4 1 (12.50%) Northgate
4 1 (12.50%) Civica
4 1 (12.50%) Capita
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (25.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Software Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
1 3 (37.50%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Capita
1 1 (12.50%) Civica
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Northgate