Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 143 129
Rank change year-on-year +56 -14 +25
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 138 80 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.90% 1.57% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 1.68% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 111 69 119
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £20,250 £22,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

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 4,436 4,756 5,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.23% 93.59% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,719 4,056 4,538
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.20%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 52 (37.68%) Finance
1 52 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.64%) Problem-Solving
3 32 (23.19%) ITIL
4 29 (21.01%) Microsoft Excel
5 25 (18.12%) SLA
6 23 (16.67%) Service Management
6 23 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 23 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 22 (15.94%) Logistics
7 22 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (15.94%) Coaching
8 21 (15.22%) Project Management
9 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
9 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Office
9 20 (14.49%) Workflow
9 20 (14.49%) Line Management
9 20 (14.49%) Decision-Making
10 19 (13.77%) Xerox
10 19 (13.77%) Scrum
10 19 (13.77%) C
10 19 (13.77%) Mathematics
11 18 (13.04%) ITIL V3
11 18 (13.04%) ITSM
11 18 (13.04%) Management Information System
12 16 (11.59%) e-Learning
12 16 (11.59%) Mentoring
13 15 (10.87%) Back Office
13 15 (10.87%) Business Analysis
13 15 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing

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 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (5.80%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.07%) Confluence
3 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (21.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.45%) Workfront
3 1 (0.72%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.45%) BlazeMeter
3 2 (1.45%) BrowserStack
3 2 (1.45%) CallidusCloud
3 2 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.45%) IaaS
3 2 (1.45%) PaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) Internet
1 7 (5.07%) SMTP
2 4 (2.90%) DNS
3 3 (2.17%) LAN
3 3 (2.17%) WAN
4 2 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.45%) Skype
4 2 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.90%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) JIRA
2 4 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.17%) NUnit
3 3 (2.17%) Selenium
4 2 (1.45%) Appium
4 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.45%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.45%) Subversion
4 2 (1.45%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.45%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
General
1 52 (37.68%) Finance
2 15 (10.87%) Back Office
3 10 (7.25%) Billing
4 9 (6.52%) Electronics
4 9 (6.52%) Military
5 7 (5.07%) Games
5 7 (5.07%) Marketing
6 6 (4.35%) Retail
7 5 (3.62%) Advertising
7 5 (3.62%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.90%) Banking
8 4 (2.90%) Legal
9 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (23.19%) Analyst
2 22 (15.94%) Business Analyst
3 18 (13.04%) Incident Manager
4 10 (7.25%) Project Manager
4 10 (7.25%) Senior Incident Manager
4 10 (7.25%) Senior Manager
5 9 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (5.80%) Exchange Specialist
6 8 (5.80%) Exchange Support
6 8 (5.80%) Support Specialist
6 8 (5.80%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.07%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 7 (5.07%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
8 6 (4.35%) Information Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) Messaging Specialist
8 6 (4.35%) Messaging Support
8 6 (4.35%) Planning Manager
8 6 (4.35%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.72%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.72%) JSON
3 1 (0.72%) RESTful
3 1 (0.72%) SOAP
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
3 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 16 (11.59%) e-Learning
4 5 (3.62%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.62%) User Experience
5 4 (2.90%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.45%) Wiki
8 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.72%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.97%) Windows
2 10 (7.25%) Unix
3 2 (1.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.72%) Android
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.64%) Problem-Solving
3 32 (23.19%) ITIL
4 23 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 23 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 23 (16.67%) Service Management
5 22 (15.94%) Coaching
5 22 (15.94%) Logistics
6 21 (15.22%) Project Management
7 20 (14.49%) Decision-Making
7 20 (14.49%) Line Management
7 20 (14.49%) Workflow
8 19 (13.77%) Mathematics
8 19 (13.77%) Scrum
9 18 (13.04%) ITIL V3
9 18 (13.04%) ITSM
10 16 (11.59%) Mentoring
11 15 (10.87%) Business Analysis
11 15 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (10.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.77%) C
2 12 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.52%) C#
3 9 (6.52%) SQL
4 4 (2.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.17%) Java
6 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.45%) Python
6 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.72%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.72%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.72%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (6.52%) A+ Certification
1 9 (6.52%) MCDST
1 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (6.52%) SC Cleared
1 9 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.90%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 3 (2.17%) Degree
3 3 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.45%) ISEB
4 2 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.72%) PhD
5 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.12%) SLA
2 11 (7.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (7.97%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.35%) PMO
3 6 (4.35%) QA
4 2 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 13 (9.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (3.62%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (3.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.77%) Xerox
3 9 (6.52%) Apple
3 9 (6.52%) Cisco
3 9 (6.52%) Dell
4 8 (5.80%) Samsung
5 7 (5.07%) VMware
6 4 (2.90%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.45%) Callidus
7 2 (1.45%) Google
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle
7 2 (1.45%) Sun
8 1 (0.72%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.72%) SAP
8 1 (0.72%) Twitter