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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 125 107
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 57 53 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.19% 1.60% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 1.78% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 53
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2380 2981 3345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 91.54% 90.17% 90.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2097 2413 2649
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 72 (59.50%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (43.80%) Finance
3 38 (31.40%) Coaching
4 35 (28.93%) ISTQB
4 35 (28.93%) ISEB
5 32 (26.45%) Mentoring
6 31 (25.62%) Project Management
6 31 (25.62%) Change Management
7 30 (24.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (23.14%) Automation Testing
9 27 (22.31%) Business Process Improvement
9 27 (22.31%) .NET
10 23 (19.01%) TDD
11 21 (17.36%) System Integration Testing
12 19 (15.70%) Test Automation
13 18 (14.88%) BDD
13 18 (14.88%) Business Analysis
14 17 (14.05%) Integration Testing
14 17 (14.05%) C#
14 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
15 15 (12.40%) Performance Testing
15 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (11.57%) Waterfall
16 14 (11.57%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (11.57%) Web Testing
16 14 (11.57%) Java
16 14 (11.57%) Scrum
17 13 (10.74%) Oracle
17 13 (10.74%) PRINCE2
17 13 (10.74%) Selenium

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 7 (5.79%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.13%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) MS Office
2 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.79%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.65%) SAP CRM
4 2 (1.65%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.65%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.83%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
1 1 (0.83%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.65%) Power BI
3 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Selenium
2 12 (9.92%) JMeter
3 10 (8.26%) SoapUI
4 8 (6.61%) LoadRunner
4 8 (6.61%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.31%) JUnit
6 3 (2.48%) WebDriver
General
1 53 (43.80%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Retail
3 7 (5.79%) Back Office
4 2 (1.65%) Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Local Government
5 1 (0.83%) Billing
5 1 (0.83%) French Language
5 1 (0.83%) Front Office
5 1 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 50 (41.32%) Analyst
2 26 (21.49%) Business Analyst
3 20 (16.53%) Consultant
3 20 (16.53%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (11.57%) Project Manager
5 13 (10.74%) Applications Support
5 13 (10.74%) Test Manager
6 12 (9.92%) Financial Analyst
6 12 (9.92%) Senior Business Analyst
6 12 (9.92%) Test Analyst
7 11 (9.09%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 11 (9.09%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.44%) Senior Manager
9 8 (6.61%) Applications Support Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) Developer
9 8 (6.61%) IT Consultant
9 8 (6.61%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) Test Consultant
10 7 (5.79%) Graduate
10 7 (5.79%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.31%) .NET
2 11 (9.09%) HTML
3 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.48%) CSS
4 3 (2.48%) jQuery
4 3 (2.48%) XML
5 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.65%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (59.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (31.40%) Coaching
3 32 (26.45%) Mentoring
4 31 (25.62%) Change Management
4 31 (25.62%) Project Management
5 30 (24.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (23.14%) Automation Testing
7 27 (22.31%) Business Process Improvement
8 23 (19.01%) TDD
9 21 (17.36%) System Integration Testing
10 19 (15.70%) Test Automation
11 18 (14.88%) BDD
11 18 (14.88%) Business Analysis
12 17 (14.05%) Integration Testing
13 15 (12.40%) Performance Testing
14 14 (11.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (11.57%) Scrum
14 14 (11.57%) Waterfall
14 14 (11.57%) Web Testing
15 13 (10.74%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.05%) C#
2 14 (11.57%) Java
3 9 (7.44%) SQL
4 7 (5.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.31%) Python
5 4 (3.31%) VB
5 4 (3.31%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.31%) VB6
6 1 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (28.93%) ISEB
1 35 (28.93%) ISTQB
2 7 (5.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 4 (3.31%) Degree
3 4 (3.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (1.65%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.83%) MBA
5 1 (0.83%) MCDST
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.83%) PMP
5 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) SLA
2 4 (3.31%) QA
3 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (6.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.79%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 13 (10.74%) Oracle
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.61%) HP
4 7 (5.79%) Citrix
4 7 (5.79%) Civica
5 3 (2.48%) BMC
5 3 (2.48%) Remedy
5 3 (2.48%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.65%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) Xerox
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago