Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
England > London
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 290 291 269
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22 +9
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 694 775 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.13% 1.12% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.21% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 468 571 655
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +1.01%

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 56,568 64,299 63,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.17% 92.78% 92.06%
Number of salaries quoted 45,736 53,186 53,076
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 +3 147 £62,500 +4.17% 27
West London +44 53 £53,750 -2.27% 14
South London -6 15 £52,500 +6.06% 4
East London +25 6 £55,000 -8.33% 2
North London +20 2 £46,125 -29.04%
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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.

1 272 (39.19%) Finance
2 239 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (19.45%) Project Management
3 135 (19.45%) Windows
4 130 (18.73%) SQL
5 128 (18.44%) Continuous Integration
5 128 (18.44%) DevOps
6 125 (18.01%) Microsoft
7 114 (16.43%) Linux
8 111 (15.99%) Git (software)
8 111 (15.99%) Microsoft Azure
8 111 (15.99%) Problem-Solving
9 107 (15.42%) SDLC
10 106 (15.27%) Scrum
11 101 (14.55%) Degree
11 101 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
12 100 (14.41%) Jenkins
13 98 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 97 (13.98%) Java
15 94 (13.54%) JIRA
16 92 (13.26%) Amazon AWS
17 89 (12.82%) QA
18 88 (12.68%) Continuous Delivery
19 86 (12.39%) Test Automation
20 81 (11.67%) Unix
21 80 (11.53%) Python
22 78 (11.24%) Ansible
23 76 (10.95%) Docker
24 75 (10.81%) JavaScript
25 74 (10.66%) Active Directory

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 38 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 36 (5.19%) Confluence
3 24 (3.46%) IIS
4 17 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (2.45%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.31%) MS Exchange
6 15 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (1.15%) nginx
8 7 (1.01%) Appian
8 7 (1.01%) SAS
9 6 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (0.86%) CMS
9 6 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.86%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.43%) Apache
11 3 (0.43%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 49 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (4.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (2.59%) Microsoft Project
5 15 (2.16%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.59%) Mingle
7 4 (0.58%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.14%) Maya
9 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
1 17 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.02%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (1.73%) HFM
3 12 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.01%) FastStats
5 4 (0.58%) Maximo
5 4 (0.58%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.58%) SystmOne
6 3 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 3 (0.43%) SAP FS
7 2 (0.29%) Endur
7 2 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.29%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.29%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 111 (15.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (13.26%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (9.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 39 (5.62%) SaaS
5 37 (5.33%) Office 365
6 25 (3.60%) CloudBees
7 20 (2.88%) PaaS
8 17 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (2.02%) Serverless
10 7 (1.01%) IaaS
11 4 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.58%) Force.com
11 4 (0.58%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.43%) GitHub
13 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.29%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.31%) Firewall
2 18 (2.59%) DNS
3 17 (2.45%) LAN
4 16 (2.31%) WAN
5 11 (1.59%) SAN
6 10 (1.44%) DHCP
7 9 (1.30%) Network Security
8 8 (1.15%) VPN
9 7 (1.01%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.01%) Unified Communications
9 7 (1.01%) Wireless
10 5 (0.72%) Intranet
10 5 (0.72%) SMTP
10 5 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.58%) Internet
11 4 (0.58%) IP Telephony
11 4 (0.58%) Multicast
11 4 (0.58%) SSL
12 3 (0.43%) IPsec
12 3 (0.43%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (2.31%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.02%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.73%) Oracle Smart View
8 10 (1.44%) Blockchain
9 9 (1.30%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.15%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.15%) Pentaho
11 7 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (1.01%) Event Store
11 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.72%) MySQL
13 4 (0.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 111 (15.99%) Git (software)
2 100 (14.41%) Jenkins
3 94 (13.54%) JIRA
4 69 (9.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 64 (9.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 60 (8.65%) Subversion
7 58 (8.36%) Octopus Deploy
8 57 (8.21%) Selenium
9 53 (7.64%) TeamCity
10 50 (7.20%) GoCD
11 28 (4.03%) IBM UrbanCode
12 26 (3.75%) Cucumber
13 25 (3.60%) ClearCase
13 25 (3.60%) HP UFT
13 25 (3.60%) Travis CI
13 25 (3.60%) Vagrant
14 23 (3.31%) SpecFlow
15 20 (2.88%) NUnit
16 19 (2.74%) JUnit
17 16 (2.31%) Maven
General
1 272 (39.19%) Finance
2 50 (7.20%) Banking
3 39 (5.62%) Back Office
4 37 (5.33%) Legal
5 33 (4.76%) Marketing
6 31 (4.47%) Retail
7 27 (3.89%) Billing
8 22 (3.17%) Telecoms
9 21 (3.03%) Advertising
9 21 (3.03%) Investment Banking
10 17 (2.45%) Front Office
11 15 (2.16%) Law
12 12 (1.73%) Publishing
13 9 (1.30%) Games
14 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.43%) French Language
16 3 (0.43%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.43%) German Language
16 3 (0.43%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 150 (21.61%) Analyst
2 86 (12.39%) Consultant
3 75 (10.81%) Developer
4 48 (6.92%) Business Analyst
5 46 (6.63%) Project Manager
6 44 (6.34%) Support Analyst
7 38 (5.48%) Applications Support
8 37 (5.33%) IT Manager
9 35 (5.04%) Senior Manager
10 34 (4.90%) Applications Support Analyst
11 31 (4.47%) Test Engineer
12 28 (4.03%) .NET Developer
12 28 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 28 (4.03%) C# Developer
12 28 (4.03%) Delivery Manager
13 27 (3.89%) Java Developer
13 27 (3.89%) Software Engineer
14 26 (3.75%) IT Consultant
15 25 (3.60%) Automation Consultant
15 25 (3.60%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (10.09%) .NET
2 61 (8.79%) XML
3 45 (6.48%) HTML
4 36 (5.19%) REST
5 33 (4.76%) Web Services
6 32 (4.61%) Elastic Stack
7 28 (4.03%) CSS
8 23 (3.31%) JSON
9 21 (3.03%) RESTful
10 20 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (2.88%) Gherkin
11 16 (2.31%) FIX Protocol
12 15 (2.16%) XSD
13 12 (1.73%) Ajax
13 12 (1.73%) XSLT
14 11 (1.59%) .NET Framework
15 10 (1.44%) J2EE
15 10 (1.44%) Kafka
15 10 (1.44%) Middleware
15 10 (1.44%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 101 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (8.50%) Management Information System
3 34 (4.90%) Data Centre
4 25 (3.60%) Virtual Team
5 24 (3.46%) Equities
5 24 (3.46%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (2.74%) Fintech
7 15 (2.16%) User Experience
8 9 (1.30%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.15%) Derivative
9 8 (1.15%) Replication
10 7 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
10 7 (1.01%) Clustering
10 7 (1.01%) CMDB
10 7 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.01%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.86%) Digital TV
11 6 (0.86%) PKI
11 6 (0.86%) Robotics
12 5 (0.72%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 135 (19.45%) Windows
2 114 (16.43%) Linux
3 81 (11.67%) Unix
4 25 (3.60%) CoreOS
5 20 (2.88%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.73%) Windows 10
7 11 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.15%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.86%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.72%) Android
11 4 (0.58%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.58%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.29%) CentOS
13 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (19.45%) Project Management
3 128 (18.44%) Continuous Integration
3 128 (18.44%) DevOps
4 111 (15.99%) Problem-Solving
5 107 (15.42%) SDLC
6 106 (15.27%) Scrum
7 98 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 88 (12.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 86 (12.39%) Test Automation
10 63 (9.08%) ITIL
11 59 (8.50%) Mentoring
12 57 (8.21%) Business Analysis
13 52 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
14 51 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
14 51 (7.35%) Risk Management
15 50 (7.20%) TDD
16 48 (6.92%) Workflow
17 47 (6.77%) Business Process Improvement
18 44 (6.34%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 130 (18.73%) SQL
2 97 (13.98%) Java
3 80 (11.53%) Python
4 75 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 67 (9.65%) C#
6 66 (9.51%) PowerShell
7 40 (5.76%) Bash Shell
8 30 (4.32%) Perl
9 17 (2.45%) C
10 14 (2.02%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.73%) VBA
12 11 (1.59%) PHP
13 9 (1.30%) Ruby
14 8 (1.15%) C++
14 8 (1.15%) XPath
15 7 (1.01%) F#
15 7 (1.01%) Go
16 5 (0.72%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.58%) Kotlin
17 4 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 101 (14.55%) Degree
2 25 (3.60%) ISEB
3 22 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (2.45%) PMP
5 15 (2.16%) ISTQB
6 14 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (1.87%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.30%) Security Cleared
9 8 (1.15%) AWS Certification
9 8 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (1.15%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.72%) CCNA
10 5 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (0.58%) ACCA
11 4 (0.58%) CIMA
11 4 (0.58%) MBA
11 4 (0.58%) MOS
11 4 (0.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (12.82%) QA
2 34 (4.90%) PMO
3 31 (4.47%) SLA
4 13 (1.87%) Data Quality
5 11 (1.59%) ISO 9000
6 8 (1.15%) COBIT
6 8 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.58%) Basel III
8 4 (0.58%) GDPR
8 4 (0.58%) IFRS
8 4 (0.58%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.43%) IFRS 9
10 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.29%) MiFID
11 1 (0.14%) EMIR
System Software
1 76 (10.95%) Docker
2 74 (10.66%) Active Directory
3 22 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.01%) XenApp
6 7 (1.01%) XenServer
7 4 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.43%) vSphere
9 1 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 78 (11.24%) Ansible
2 57 (8.21%) Puppet
3 56 (8.07%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (5.33%) Terraform
5 30 (4.32%) Nagios
6 29 (4.18%) Graphite
7 25 (3.60%) Automic
7 25 (3.60%) Consul
7 25 (3.60%) Rundeck
8 16 (2.31%) Kubernetes
9 10 (1.44%) SCCM
10 6 (0.86%) SCOM
11 4 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (0.58%) Grafana
11 4 (0.58%) Nessus
11 4 (0.58%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.43%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.43%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.43%) vRealize
13 2 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 125 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.93%) Oracle
3 45 (6.48%) Google
4 37 (5.33%) ServiceNow
5 34 (4.90%) Splunk
6 32 (4.61%) AppDynamics
7 28 (4.03%) VMware
8 25 (3.60%) Delphix
8 25 (3.60%) RedGate
8 25 (3.60%) XebiaLabs
9 22 (3.17%) Blue Prism
10 20 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (2.02%) Citrix
12 13 (1.87%) Hyperion
12 13 (1.87%) UiPath
13 12 (1.73%) Automation Anywhere
13 12 (1.73%) IBM
14 11 (1.59%) Cisco
14 11 (1.59%) SAP
14 11 (1.59%) Telerik