Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 257 277
Rank change year-on-year -29 +20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 813 1,040 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.17% 1.41% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.52% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 569 627 854
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - -
10th Percentile £37,413 £38,400 £38,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

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 63,539 68,492 74,628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.75% 92.59% 92.13%
Number of salaries quoted 50,775 53,274 64,540
London median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -17 194 £67,000 +11.67% 25
West London +47 49 £45,000 - 16
South London +18 33 £55,000 +42.86%
East London 0 8 £51,875 -10.17% 1
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 333 (40.96%) Finance
2 227 (27.92%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
4 172 (21.16%) Linux
5 164 (20.17%) Project Management
6 163 (20.05%) Analytical Skills
7 144 (17.71%) Windows
7 144 (17.71%) Degree
8 135 (16.61%) SQL
8 135 (16.61%) DevOps
9 131 (16.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 120 (14.76%) Microsoft Azure
11 119 (14.64%) Amazon AWS
12 113 (13.90%) Unix
13 107 (13.16%) JIRA
14 104 (12.79%) Jenkins
15 103 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
16 98 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
17 95 (11.69%) Mentoring
17 95 (11.69%) Microsoft
18 90 (11.07%) Java
18 90 (11.07%) Banking
19 88 (10.82%) SDLC
20 87 (10.70%) Continuous Delivery
21 86 (10.58%) ITIL
21 86 (10.58%) Change Management
22 85 (10.46%) Scrum
22 85 (10.46%) Ansible
22 85 (10.46%) Docker
22 85 (10.46%) User Acceptance Testing

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 36 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 33 (4.06%) Confluence
3 23 (2.83%) IIS
4 18 (2.21%) IBM Notes
5 15 (1.85%) MS Exchange
6 10 (1.23%) Apache
7 7 (0.86%) CMS
8 4 (0.49%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.37%) SAS
9 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.25%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.25%) Drupal
10 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.12%) Mule
11 1 (0.12%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 50 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (6.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (3.94%) MS Visio
4 19 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.86%) Mingle
7 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.37%) SPSS
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 17 (2.09%) NetSuite
2 15 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.85%) Markit EDM
3 14 (1.72%) Distributed Ledger
4 13 (1.60%) Concordance
4 13 (1.60%) Relativity
5 5 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.62%) Infor CRM
5 5 (0.62%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.62%) SAP MM
5 5 (0.62%) Temenos T24
6 4 (0.49%) FastStats
6 4 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.49%) Sage CRM
6 4 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.37%) IntelliMatch
7 3 (0.37%) Magento
7 3 (0.37%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 3 (0.37%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 120 (14.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 119 (14.64%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (7.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 54 (6.64%) SaaS
5 25 (3.08%) CloudBees
6 18 (2.21%) Office 365
7 13 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.11%) Force.com
8 9 (1.11%) PaaS
9 6 (0.74%) Slack
10 5 (0.62%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 4 (0.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 4 (0.49%) Veeva
12 3 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.37%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.37%) GitHub
12 3 (0.37%) Google Drive
12 3 (0.37%) IaaS
12 3 (0.37%) Lucidchart
12 3 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.34%) LAN
2 18 (2.21%) WAN
3 12 (1.48%) VoIP
4 8 (0.98%) Firewall
5 7 (0.86%) DNS
5 7 (0.86%) HTTP
5 7 (0.86%) Wireless
6 6 (0.74%) Internet
7 5 (0.62%) DHCP
7 5 (0.62%) PBX
7 5 (0.62%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.49%) Intranet
8 4 (0.49%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.37%) IPv4
9 3 (0.37%) MPLS
9 3 (0.37%) PSTN
9 3 (0.37%) SSL
10 2 (0.25%) Skype
10 2 (0.25%) VPN
11 1 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (9.10%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (4.06%) Big Data
4 32 (3.94%) MySQL
5 29 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (2.83%) Relational Database
7 20 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
8 19 (2.34%) Blockchain
9 18 (2.21%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (1.85%) Oracle Database
11 14 (1.72%) Power BI
12 11 (1.35%) Data Lake
13 9 (1.11%) NoSQL
14 7 (0.86%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.74%) QlikView
16 5 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.62%) KDB
16 5 (0.62%) MongoDB
17 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 107 (13.16%) JIRA
2 104 (12.79%) Jenkins
3 78 (9.59%) Git (software)
3 78 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 61 (7.50%) Subversion
5 57 (7.01%) Octopus Deploy
6 56 (6.89%) Selenium
7 55 (6.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 53 (6.52%) GoCD
9 36 (4.43%) TeamCity
10 30 (3.69%) IBM UrbanCode
11 26 (3.20%) Travis CI
12 25 (3.08%) ClearCase
12 25 (3.08%) Cucumber
12 25 (3.08%) HP UFT
12 25 (3.08%) Vagrant
13 20 (2.46%) JMeter
14 13 (1.60%) WebDriver
15 8 (0.98%) Appium
15 8 (0.98%) VersionOne
General
1 333 (40.96%) Finance
2 90 (11.07%) Banking
3 55 (6.77%) Retail
4 53 (6.52%) Financial Institution
5 46 (5.66%) Investment Banking
6 45 (5.54%) Front Office
7 40 (4.92%) Marketing
8 38 (4.67%) Legal
9 30 (3.69%) Back Office
10 25 (3.08%) Law
11 24 (2.95%) Advertising
12 18 (2.21%) Publishing
13 10 (1.23%) Manufacturing
13 10 (1.23%) Telecoms
14 9 (1.11%) Games
15 6 (0.74%) Prime Brokerage
16 5 (0.62%) Billing
17 4 (0.49%) German Language
17 4 (0.49%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 192 (23.62%) Analyst
2 114 (14.02%) Consultant
3 91 (11.19%) Business Analyst
4 43 (5.29%) Applications Support
4 43 (5.29%) Architect
5 42 (5.17%) Project Manager
6 33 (4.06%) Developer
7 30 (3.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 28 (3.44%) DevOps Consultant
9 26 (3.20%) Support Analyst
9 26 (3.20%) Support Engineer
10 25 (3.08%) Automation Consultant
10 25 (3.08%) IT Consultant
11 24 (2.95%) IT Manager
12 23 (2.83%) Team Leader
13 22 (2.71%) Applications Support Analyst
14 20 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
15 19 (2.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 19 (2.34%) Business Manager
15 19 (2.34%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (7.13%) .NET
2 52 (6.40%) Web Services
3 40 (4.92%) HTML
4 34 (4.18%) CSS
5 28 (3.44%) Elastic Stack
6 25 (3.08%) Node.js
7 24 (2.95%) React
7 24 (2.95%) RESTful
7 24 (2.95%) XML
8 23 (2.83%) AngularJS
9 21 (2.58%) REST
10 19 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
11 14 (1.72%) Sass
12 13 (1.60%) Smart Contracts
13 12 (1.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (1.23%) HTML5
15 9 (1.11%) LAMP
15 9 (1.11%) LESS
15 9 (1.11%) Middleware
15 9 (1.11%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 163 (20.05%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (7.13%) Computer Science
3 51 (6.27%) Management Information System
4 36 (4.43%) Fintech
5 32 (3.94%) User Experience
6 31 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (3.08%) Cyberthreat
7 25 (3.08%) Fixed Income
8 23 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 22 (2.71%) Equities
10 20 (2.46%) Mobile App
10 20 (2.46%) Virtual Team
11 18 (2.21%) Data Centre
12 17 (2.09%) Data Structures
12 17 (2.09%) Derivative
12 17 (2.09%) Hedge funds
13 16 (1.97%) Algorithms
14 14 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.72%) PMI
15 13 (1.60%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 172 (21.16%) Linux
2 144 (17.71%) Windows
3 113 (13.90%) Unix
4 25 (3.08%) CoreOS
4 25 (3.08%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.98%) Android
7 7 (0.86%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.74%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.62%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.37%) CentOS
11 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.12%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.12%) SUSE
13 1 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (27.92%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
3 164 (20.17%) Project Management
4 135 (16.61%) DevOps
5 131 (16.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 103 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
7 98 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 95 (11.69%) Mentoring
9 88 (10.82%) SDLC
10 87 (10.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 86 (10.58%) Change Management
11 86 (10.58%) ITIL
12 85 (10.46%) Scrum
12 85 (10.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 70 (8.61%) Line Management
14 69 (8.49%) Test Automation
15 68 (8.36%) Business Analysis
16 66 (8.12%) Data Analysis
17 61 (7.50%) Incident Management
18 58 (7.13%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 135 (16.61%) SQL
2 90 (11.07%) Java
3 81 (9.96%) JavaScript
4 72 (8.86%) Python
5 56 (6.89%) PowerShell
6 50 (6.15%) C#
7 49 (6.03%) Bash Shell
8 39 (4.80%) C++
9 28 (3.44%) PHP
10 24 (2.95%) C
11 21 (2.58%) Perl
12 11 (1.35%) VBA
13 10 (1.23%) Apex Code
13 10 (1.23%) Ruby
14 8 (0.98%) Java 8
15 7 (0.86%) Scala
16 6 (0.74%) SOQL
17 5 (0.62%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.49%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 144 (17.71%) Degree
2 24 (2.95%) PMI Certification
3 23 (2.83%) CISSP
3 23 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (2.46%) CISM
5 19 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (1.97%) CCNA
8 14 (1.72%) CIMA
8 14 (1.72%) SANS
9 12 (1.48%) ISEB
9 12 (1.48%) MBA
10 10 (1.23%) PMP
11 8 (0.98%) ACCA
11 8 (0.98%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.98%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.98%) Security Cleared
12 7 (0.86%) CISA
12 7 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.74%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (9.47%) QA
2 49 (6.03%) PMO
3 48 (5.90%) Data Quality
4 31 (3.81%) GCP
5 26 (3.20%) SLA
6 8 (0.98%) GDPR
7 7 (0.86%) ISO 9000
7 7 (0.86%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.62%) COBIT
10 3 (0.37%) PSD2
10 3 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.25%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.25%) ISO 22301
11 2 (0.25%) MiFID
12 1 (0.12%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.12%) GAAP
12 1 (0.12%) IFRS
12 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.12%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 85 (10.46%) Docker
2 44 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.12%) Firmware
6 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.12%) NFS
6 1 (0.12%) Samba
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 85 (10.46%) Ansible
2 77 (9.47%) Opscode Chef
2 77 (9.47%) Puppet
3 31 (3.81%) Terraform
4 28 (3.44%) Consul
4 28 (3.44%) Rundeck
5 25 (3.08%) Automic
5 25 (3.08%) Graphite
5 25 (3.08%) Nagios
6 16 (1.97%) Docker Swarm
7 9 (1.11%) Salt
7 9 (1.11%) SCCM
8 6 (0.74%) Kibana
9 4 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.49%) Jamf Pro
9 4 (0.49%) RSA Archer
10 3 (0.37%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.37%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 95 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 61 (7.50%) Oracle
3 41 (5.04%) Google
4 35 (4.31%) SAP
4 35 (4.31%) ServiceNow
5 34 (4.18%) Salesforce.com
6 31 (3.81%) Splunk
7 28 (3.44%) AppDynamics
7 28 (3.44%) Delphix
7 28 (3.44%) RedGate
8 25 (3.08%) Tableau
8 25 (3.08%) XebiaLabs
9 18 (2.21%) Lotus
10 17 (2.09%) Red Hat
11 16 (1.97%) Vermilion
12 14 (1.72%) Cognizant
13 13 (1.60%) Nuix
14 12 (1.48%) IBM
15 10 (1.23%) Cisco
15 10 (1.23%) Sybase