Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 105 126
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21 -13
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 28 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.98% 1.56% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 1.78% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 10
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £79,500 £66,625
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £38,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +29.87% -25.96% +9.47%

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 1,181 1,746 2,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 83.64% 87.74% 86.32%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1,288 1,639
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,050 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.99% +0.11% +1.12%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +14 9 £52,500 -
Chelmsford +7 4 £32,500 -56.67% 1
Brentwood +26 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea -11 1 - - 3
Witham -12 1 - - 1
Waltham Abbey - 1 £25,000 -
Process Improvement
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) JIRA
3 10 (35.71%) Project Management
4 9 (32.14%) PMP
4 9 (32.14%) PMI Certification
4 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2
4 9 (32.14%) Degree
4 9 (32.14%) JIRA Agile
5 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 8 (28.57%) ITIL
6 7 (25.00%) SLA
6 7 (25.00%) SAP
6 7 (25.00%) ERP
6 7 (25.00%) Release Management
7 6 (21.43%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (21.43%) SAP CO
7 6 (21.43%) SAP FI
8 5 (17.86%) SQL
9 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
10 3 (10.71%) Automotive
10 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (10.71%) Web Services
10 3 (10.71%) Windows
10 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
10 3 (10.71%) .NET

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 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) SAP CO
1 6 (21.43%) SAP FI
1 6 (21.43%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Asana
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 9 (32.14%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) CA Gen
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
1 12 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Project Manager
2 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 9 (32.14%) Support Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Applications Support
4 7 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) SAP CO Support
5 6 (21.43%) SAP FI Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) SAP FI/CO Support
5 6 (21.43%) SAP Support
5 6 (21.43%) SAP Support Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Business Change Project Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Business Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Project Change Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) JSON
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) EDI
3 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) LAMP
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) CMDB
1 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Project Management
3 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2
4 8 (28.57%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (25.00%) ERP
5 7 (25.00%) Release Management
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Dependency Management
6 3 (10.71%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Scala
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
1 9 (32.14%) PMI Certification
1 9 (32.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) PMO
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) BEA
3 1 (3.57%) Informatica
3 1 (3.57%) MKS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Pega
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk
3 1 (3.57%) webMethods