Period
to 20 October 2018

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

Process Improvement
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 253 278
Rank change year-on-year -38 +25 -4
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 779 1,047 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.15% 1.41% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.52% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 570 570 809
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.04% +2.08%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £50,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.12% -3.00% -

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 61,894 68,868 70,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.69% 92.82% 92.01%
Number of salaries quoted 49,732 52,697 61,082
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in London

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in London

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in London

Process Improvement
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the London region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Central London -38 168 £70,000 +14.75% 24
West London +71 54 £41,500 -5.14% 10
South London +20 32 £52,500 +23.53% 5
East London -5 7 £51,250 +13.89% 6
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 London region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 293 (37.61%) Finance
2 235 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
4 162 (20.80%) Windows
5 158 (20.28%) Linux
6 149 (19.13%) Project Management
7 140 (17.97%) DevOps
8 135 (17.33%) Degree
9 132 (16.94%) SQL
10 129 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 128 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
12 127 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
13 123 (15.79%) Jenkins
14 118 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
15 109 (13.99%) Microsoft Azure
16 106 (13.61%) Microsoft
17 105 (13.48%) Java
17 105 (13.48%) Test Automation
17 105 (13.48%) Continuous Delivery
18 98 (12.58%) Git (software)
18 98 (12.58%) JIRA
19 96 (12.32%) Banking
20 94 (12.07%) JavaScript
21 92 (11.81%) Continuous Improvement
22 86 (11.04%) QA
22 86 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
22 86 (11.04%) Unix
23 84 (10.78%) Scrum
24 81 (10.40%) .NET
24 81 (10.40%) SDLC

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 43 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 40 (5.13%) IIS
3 31 (3.98%) Confluence
4 22 (2.82%) MS Exchange
5 18 (2.31%) IBM Notes
6 12 (1.54%) CMS
7 9 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.03%) Apache
9 7 (0.90%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.64%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.39%) SAS
13 2 (0.26%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (5.91%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.93%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.16%) Mingle
6 3 (0.39%) SPSS
7 2 (0.26%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.26%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.26%) Maya
7 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.18%) Concordance
1 17 (2.18%) Relativity
2 13 (1.67%) Distributed Ledger
3 9 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (1.03%) FastStats
5 6 (0.77%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.51%) Workday HCM
8 3 (0.39%) Magento
8 3 (0.39%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 3 (0.39%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.39%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.39%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.26%) Infor SunSystems
9 2 (0.26%) Ringtail
10 1 (0.13%) Elite 3E
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.13%) R3 Corda
10 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 118 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (13.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (7.45%) SaaS
4 55 (7.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 25 (3.21%) CloudBees
5 25 (3.21%) Office 365
6 14 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.16%) PaaS
7 9 (1.16%) Serverless
8 6 (0.77%) IaaS
8 6 (0.77%) Slack
9 5 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.39%) Asana
10 3 (0.39%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.39%) Force.com
10 3 (0.39%) Google Drive
10 3 (0.39%) Lucidchart
10 3 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.26%) GitHub
11 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.44%) Firewall
2 10 (1.28%) Wireless
3 9 (1.16%) LAN
3 9 (1.16%) WAN
4 8 (1.03%) Internet
5 7 (0.90%) VoIP
6 6 (0.77%) DNS
7 5 (0.64%) PBX
7 5 (0.64%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.51%) Intranet
8 4 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.51%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.39%) DHCP
9 3 (0.39%) IPv4
9 3 (0.39%) PSTN
9 3 (0.39%) SAN
9 3 (0.39%) SSL
10 2 (0.26%) BGP
10 2 (0.26%) MPLS
10 2 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (4.11%) MySQL
4 26 (3.34%) Big Data
5 24 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (1.93%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.67%) Blockchain
9 10 (1.28%) Data Lake
9 10 (1.28%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.90%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.77%) KDB
13 5 (0.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.64%) Event Store
13 5 (0.64%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.51%) DB2
14 4 (0.51%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 123 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 98 (12.58%) Git (software)
2 98 (12.58%) JIRA
3 86 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 67 (8.60%) Selenium
5 62 (7.96%) Subversion
6 59 (7.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 59 (7.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 50 (6.42%) GoCD
8 48 (6.16%) TeamCity
9 38 (4.88%) Cucumber
10 25 (3.21%) ClearCase
10 25 (3.21%) HP UFT
10 25 (3.21%) IBM UrbanCode
10 25 (3.21%) Travis CI
10 25 (3.21%) Vagrant
11 21 (2.70%) JMeter
12 18 (2.31%) SpecFlow
13 16 (2.05%) NUnit
14 10 (1.28%) Maven
General
1 293 (37.61%) Finance
2 96 (12.32%) Banking
3 46 (5.91%) Investment Banking
4 43 (5.52%) Retail
5 42 (5.39%) Back Office
6 38 (4.88%) Marketing
7 37 (4.75%) Legal
8 32 (4.11%) Financial Institution
9 30 (3.85%) Law
10 28 (3.59%) Front Office
11 19 (2.44%) Telecoms
12 17 (2.18%) Advertising
13 13 (1.67%) Publishing
14 12 (1.54%) Games
15 10 (1.28%) French Language
16 9 (1.16%) German Language
16 9 (1.16%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.77%) Billing
18 5 (0.64%) International Banking
18 5 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 171 (21.95%) Analyst
2 119 (15.28%) Consultant
3 92 (11.81%) Business Analyst
4 51 (6.55%) Architect
5 44 (5.65%) Developer
6 38 (4.88%) Applications Support
6 38 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 31 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
8 29 (3.72%) Support Engineer
9 26 (3.34%) Test Engineer
10 25 (3.21%) Automation Consultant
10 25 (3.21%) DevOps Consultant
10 25 (3.21%) IT Consultant
11 24 (3.08%) Software Engineer
12 23 (2.95%) Senior Consultant
13 22 (2.82%) IT Analyst
13 22 (2.82%) Software Test Engineer
14 19 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
15 18 (2.31%) Java Developer
15 18 (2.31%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (10.40%) .NET
2 53 (6.80%) Web Services
3 42 (5.39%) HTML
4 39 (5.01%) CSS
5 37 (4.75%) XML
6 32 (4.11%) REST
7 31 (3.98%) Node.js
8 30 (3.85%) RESTful
9 25 (3.21%) Elastic Stack
10 23 (2.95%) React
11 18 (2.31%) AngularJS
11 18 (2.31%) Gherkin
11 18 (2.31%) JSON
12 16 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (1.80%) Sass
14 13 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
15 12 (1.54%) Smart Contracts
15 12 (1.54%) XSD
16 11 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 127 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.29%) Computer Science
3 41 (5.26%) User Experience
4 38 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
5 34 (4.36%) Management Information System
6 31 (3.98%) Fintech
7 26 (3.34%) Mobile App
8 25 (3.21%) Data Centre
9 23 (2.95%) Cyberthreat
10 22 (2.82%) Fixed Income
11 19 (2.44%) Hedge funds
12 17 (2.18%) Equities
12 17 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 16 (2.05%) Virtual Team
14 15 (1.93%) Robotics
15 14 (1.80%) Algorithms
16 13 (1.67%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.67%) Reinsurance
17 11 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
18 7 (0.90%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 162 (20.80%) Windows
2 158 (20.28%) Linux
3 86 (11.04%) Unix
4 36 (4.62%) Windows Server
5 25 (3.21%) CoreOS
6 19 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.16%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.03%) Android
8 8 (1.03%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.39%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.26%) CentOS
11 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.13%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
3 149 (19.13%) Project Management
4 140 (17.97%) DevOps
5 129 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 128 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
7 105 (13.48%) Continuous Delivery
7 105 (13.48%) Test Automation
8 92 (11.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 84 (10.78%) Scrum
10 81 (10.40%) SDLC
11 78 (10.01%) Mentoring
12 77 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 76 (9.76%) Change Management
14 72 (9.24%) ITIL
15 69 (8.86%) Business Analysis
16 56 (7.19%) TDD
17 54 (6.93%) Open Source
18 52 (6.68%) Coaching
18 52 (6.68%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (16.94%) SQL
2 105 (13.48%) Java
3 94 (12.07%) JavaScript
4 77 (9.88%) PowerShell
5 74 (9.50%) C#
6 67 (8.60%) Python
7 44 (5.65%) Bash Shell
8 33 (4.24%) C++
9 30 (3.85%) PHP
10 25 (3.21%) Perl
11 22 (2.82%) C
12 9 (1.16%) Ruby
13 8 (1.03%) Java 8
13 8 (1.03%) VBA
14 7 (0.90%) F#
15 5 (0.64%) Groovy
15 5 (0.64%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.51%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.51%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 135 (17.33%) Degree
2 21 (2.70%) ISEB
3 19 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (1.93%) CISSP
5 13 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (1.54%) MBA
7 11 (1.41%) CCNA
8 10 (1.28%) ISTQB
9 9 (1.16%) CISM
10 8 (1.03%) CIMA
10 8 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.03%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.77%) CFA
11 6 (0.77%) CISA
11 6 (0.77%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.77%) Security Cleared
12 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.64%) PMP
12 5 (0.64%) SANS
12 5 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (11.04%) QA
2 48 (6.16%) PMO
3 23 (2.95%) SLA
4 20 (2.57%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.16%) ISO 9000
6 5 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.39%) COBIT
8 3 (0.39%) GDPR
8 3 (0.39%) PSD2
9 2 (0.26%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.13%) FedRAMP
10 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.13%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 75 (9.63%) Docker
2 59 (7.57%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) Firmware
5 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 78 (10.01%) Ansible
2 72 (9.24%) Opscode Chef
2 72 (9.24%) Puppet
3 27 (3.47%) Terraform
4 25 (3.21%) Automic
4 25 (3.21%) Consul
4 25 (3.21%) Graphite
4 25 (3.21%) Nagios
4 25 (3.21%) Rundeck
5 12 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
6 10 (1.28%) Salt
7 5 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (0.64%) Kibana
7 5 (0.64%) SCOM
8 3 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.39%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.39%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.26%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.26%) SCCM
9 2 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 106 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.01%) Google
3 31 (3.98%) ServiceNow
4 29 (3.72%) Splunk
5 26 (3.34%) AppDynamics
6 25 (3.21%) Delphix
6 25 (3.21%) RedGate
6 25 (3.21%) XebiaLabs
7 22 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 22 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (2.70%) Oracle
8 21 (2.70%) SAP
9 18 (2.31%) Lotus
10 17 (2.18%) Nuix
11 14 (1.80%) VMware
12 12 (1.54%) Cognizant
13 10 (1.28%) Cisco
14 9 (1.16%) Telerik
15 8 (1.03%) CA Agile Central
15 8 (1.03%) Tableau