Period
to 21 November 2018

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

Process Improvement
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 167 115
Rank change year-on-year +82 -52 +34
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 123 59 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.14% 1.18% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 1.26% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 92 49 124
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -7.86% -2.89%
10th Percentile £25,100 £18,500 £26,450
90th Percentile £63,433 £57,500 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -18.48% +2.22%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,561 4,677 5,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 90.89% 93.77% 92.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,955 3,938 4,291
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,575 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +1.19%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Leeds

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Leeds

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 69 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (39.84%) Finance
3 33 (26.83%) Scrum
4 29 (23.58%) Line Management
5 27 (21.95%) ITIL
6 20 (16.26%) Project Management
6 20 (16.26%) Coaching
7 19 (15.45%) Mentoring
7 19 (15.45%) User Stories
8 18 (14.63%) ITIL V3
8 18 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (13.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (13.82%) Mobile App
9 17 (13.82%) Software Delivery
10 16 (13.01%) ITSM
10 16 (13.01%) Decision-Making
11 15 (12.20%) Service Management
11 15 (12.20%) SLA
11 15 (12.20%) Incident Management
12 14 (11.38%) SDLC
12 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (11.38%) Games
12 14 (11.38%) Banking
13 13 (10.57%) Microsoft
13 13 (10.57%) Confluence
13 13 (10.57%) JIRA
13 13 (10.57%) Business Analysis
13 13 (10.57%) PowerShell
13 13 (10.57%) Lean Thinking

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 13 (10.57%) Confluence
2 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (3.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (3.25%) Infor M3
1 4 (3.25%) Movex
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.44%) Office 365
3 2 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) DNS
2 3 (2.44%) Internet
2 3 (2.44%) SMTP
3 1 (0.81%) LAN
3 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.69%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (10.57%) JIRA
2 9 (7.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 49 (39.84%) Finance
2 14 (11.38%) Banking
2 14 (11.38%) Games
3 5 (4.07%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.07%) Retail
3 5 (4.07%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Advertising
4 4 (3.25%) Military
5 3 (2.44%) Back Office
5 3 (2.44%) Electronics
5 3 (2.44%) Local Government
6 2 (1.63%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.81%) Billing
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (36.59%) Analyst
2 29 (23.58%) Business Analyst
3 14 (11.38%) Senior Manager
4 13 (10.57%) Digital Analyst
4 13 (10.57%) Digital Business Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) Incident Manager
6 10 (8.13%) Service Manager
7 9 (7.32%) Account Manager
7 9 (7.32%) Contracts Manager
7 9 (7.32%) Senior Incident Manager
8 8 (6.50%) Consultant
8 8 (6.50%) Senior Service Manager
9 7 (5.69%) IT Manager
9 7 (5.69%) Lead Business Analyst
9 7 (5.69%) Platform Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.88%) IT Services Manager
11 5 (4.07%) Delivery Project Manager
11 5 (4.07%) Software Delivery Project Manager
11 5 (4.07%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.63%) .NET
1 2 (1.63%) Web Services
2 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Mobile App
2 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.69%) Cloud Native
3 7 (5.69%) e-Learning
4 5 (4.07%) Online Banking
5 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.63%) PMI
6 2 (1.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.81%) NHS
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (1.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.83%) Scrum
3 29 (23.58%) Line Management
4 27 (21.95%) ITIL
5 20 (16.26%) Coaching
5 20 (16.26%) Project Management
6 19 (15.45%) Mentoring
6 19 (15.45%) User Stories
7 18 (14.63%) ITIL V3
7 18 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (13.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (13.82%) Software Delivery
9 16 (13.01%) Decision-Making
9 16 (13.01%) ITSM
10 15 (12.20%) Incident Management
10 15 (12.20%) Service Management
11 14 (11.38%) SDLC
12 13 (10.57%) Business Analysis
12 13 (10.57%) Lean Thinking
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.57%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.94%) SQL
3 5 (4.07%) C
3 5 (4.07%) Java
4 2 (1.63%) C#
4 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.25%) A+ Certification
2 4 (3.25%) MCDST
3 3 (2.44%) Degree
3 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) MCITP
4 2 (1.63%) MCSA
4 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (1.63%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.20%) SLA
2 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.07%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.44%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.63%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.63%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.81%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (10.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.76%) Sun
3 7 (5.69%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.07%) Citrix
5 4 (3.25%) Cisco
5 4 (3.25%) IFS
5 4 (3.25%) JD Edwards
5 4 (3.25%) Oracle
5 4 (3.25%) Xerox
6 3 (2.44%) Apple
6 3 (2.44%) Dell
6 3 (2.44%) Samsung
6 3 (2.44%) VMware
7 2 (1.63%) Unisys
8 1 (0.81%) HP
8 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com