Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 258 279
Rank change year-on-year -31 +21 -9
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 733 991 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.10% 1.34% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.43% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 535 572 742
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £94,000 £88,625 £90,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £48,500 £52,250
% change year-on-year +5.15% -7.18% +4.50%

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 61,216 69,149 68,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.01% 93.32% 92.17%
Number of salaries quoted 49,461 53,880 58,918
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 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -36 143 £70,000 +16.67% 23
West London +58 59 £42,500 - 14
South London -4 29 £52,500 +16.67% 2
East London -1 4 £55,750 +23.89% 4
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 276 (37.65%) Finance
2 230 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (21.15%) Linux
4 147 (20.05%) Windows
5 145 (19.78%) DevOps
6 139 (18.96%) Project Management
7 136 (18.55%) Continuous Integration
8 131 (17.87%) Problem-Solving
9 121 (16.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 119 (16.23%) Jenkins
11 117 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
11 117 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
12 114 (15.55%) Microsoft Azure
12 114 (15.55%) Test Automation
13 111 (15.14%) Git (software)
14 108 (14.73%) Degree
15 103 (14.05%) JIRA
15 103 (14.05%) SQL
15 103 (14.05%) Microsoft
15 103 (14.05%) Continuous Delivery
16 98 (13.37%) Java
17 92 (12.55%) QA
18 88 (12.01%) Ansible
19 87 (11.87%) Docker
20 85 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
21 79 (10.78%) Python
22 78 (10.64%) Unix
23 75 (10.23%) Scrum
24 74 (10.10%) .NET
24 74 (10.10%) PowerShell

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 35 (4.77%) Confluence
2 34 (4.64%) IIS
3 33 (4.50%) SharePoint
4 17 (2.32%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.23%) IBM Notes
7 9 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (0.95%) CMS
9 6 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.82%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.55%) Apache
10 4 (0.55%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.41%) SAS
12 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 46 (6.28%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (4.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (3.14%) MS Visio
4 22 (3.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (1.91%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (1.77%) Mingle
7 6 (0.82%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.41%) 3ds Max
8 3 (0.41%) Maya
8 3 (0.41%) SPSS
9 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 14 (1.91%) Distributed Ledger
2 11 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.23%) Concordance
3 9 (1.23%) Relativity
4 8 (1.09%) FastStats
5 7 (0.95%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.55%) SystmOne
7 4 (0.55%) Workday HCM
8 3 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.41%) Infor SunSystems
8 3 (0.41%) Magento
8 3 (0.41%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 3 (0.41%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.41%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 2 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 117 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
2 114 (15.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (9.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 60 (8.19%) SaaS
5 27 (3.68%) CloudBees
6 26 (3.55%) Office 365
7 17 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.50%) PaaS
9 10 (1.36%) Serverless
10 8 (1.09%) IaaS
11 5 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.41%) Asana
12 3 (0.41%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.41%) Google Drive
12 3 (0.41%) Lucidchart
12 3 (0.41%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.27%) G Suite
13 2 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
14 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.86%) Firewall
2 11 (1.50%) Wireless
3 10 (1.36%) LAN
4 9 (1.23%) DNS
4 9 (1.23%) WAN
5 6 (0.82%) DHCP
5 6 (0.82%) Internet
5 6 (0.82%) VoIP
6 4 (0.55%) Intranet
6 4 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.55%) Network Security
6 4 (0.55%) PBX
7 3 (0.41%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.41%) PSTN
7 3 (0.41%) SAN
7 3 (0.41%) VPN
7 3 (0.41%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.27%) IPv4
8 2 (0.27%) SSL
8 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (2.46%) Blockchain
5 17 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (2.05%) MySQL
7 9 (1.23%) Big Data
8 8 (1.09%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (0.95%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.68%) Data Lake
11 5 (0.68%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.68%) Event Store
12 4 (0.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 119 (16.23%) Jenkins
2 111 (15.14%) Git (software)
3 103 (14.05%) JIRA
4 85 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 70 (9.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 67 (9.14%) Subversion
7 64 (8.73%) Selenium
8 63 (8.59%) Octopus Deploy
9 55 (7.50%) TeamCity
10 54 (7.37%) GoCD
11 29 (3.96%) Cucumber
12 27 (3.68%) ClearCase
12 27 (3.68%) HP UFT
12 27 (3.68%) IBM UrbanCode
12 27 (3.68%) Travis CI
12 27 (3.68%) Vagrant
13 22 (3.00%) SpecFlow
14 21 (2.86%) JMeter
15 20 (2.73%) NUnit
16 13 (1.77%) JUnit
General
1 276 (37.65%) Finance
2 71 (9.69%) Banking
3 40 (5.46%) Back Office
4 36 (4.91%) Legal
5 34 (4.64%) Marketing
6 33 (4.50%) Retail
7 27 (3.68%) Investment Banking
8 25 (3.41%) Law
9 20 (2.73%) Front Office
9 20 (2.73%) Telecoms
10 17 (2.32%) Games
11 14 (1.91%) Advertising
12 13 (1.77%) Publishing
13 12 (1.64%) Billing
14 9 (1.23%) French Language
14 9 (1.23%) German Language
15 8 (1.09%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.82%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.68%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.55%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (23.06%) Analyst
2 115 (15.69%) Consultant
3 87 (11.87%) Business Analyst
4 53 (7.23%) Architect
5 40 (5.46%) Project Manager
6 39 (5.32%) Developer
7 37 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 35 (4.77%) Applications Support
9 33 (4.50%) Test Engineer
10 28 (3.82%) IT Consultant
11 27 (3.68%) Automation Consultant
11 27 (3.68%) DevOps Consultant
12 26 (3.55%) IT Manager
13 24 (3.27%) Support Analyst
14 23 (3.14%) Business Architect
14 23 (3.14%) Development Engineer
14 23 (3.14%) Software Engineer
15 22 (3.00%) Java Developer
15 22 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
15 22 (3.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (10.10%) .NET
2 41 (5.59%) XML
3 38 (5.18%) Web Services
4 32 (4.37%) Elastic Stack
5 24 (3.27%) REST
6 21 (2.86%) CSS
6 21 (2.86%) Gherkin
6 21 (2.86%) JSON
6 21 (2.86%) RESTful
7 20 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (2.73%) HTML
8 19 (2.59%) Node.js
9 18 (2.46%) FIX Protocol
10 15 (2.05%) XSD
11 12 (1.64%) Smart Contracts
12 10 (1.36%) Sass
13 9 (1.23%) OAuth
13 9 (1.23%) OAuth2
13 9 (1.23%) OpenID
14 8 (1.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 117 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (5.46%) Management Information System
3 30 (4.09%) Data Centre
4 29 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (3.41%) User Experience
6 22 (3.00%) Equities
7 21 (2.86%) Fintech
8 19 (2.59%) Virtual Team
9 18 (2.46%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.91%) Fixed Income
11 13 (1.77%) Robotics
12 11 (1.50%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.23%) Reinsurance
14 8 (1.09%) Derivative
15 5 (0.68%) Clustering
15 5 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
15 5 (0.68%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 4 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 155 (21.15%) Linux
2 147 (20.05%) Windows
3 78 (10.64%) Unix
4 28 (3.82%) Windows Server
5 27 (3.68%) CoreOS
6 13 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.64%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.95%) Android
8 7 (0.95%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.41%) CentOS
9 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (19.78%) DevOps
3 139 (18.96%) Project Management
4 136 (18.55%) Continuous Integration
5 131 (17.87%) Problem-Solving
6 121 (16.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 114 (15.55%) Test Automation
8 103 (14.05%) Continuous Delivery
9 75 (10.23%) Scrum
10 73 (9.96%) User Acceptance Testing
11 71 (9.69%) SDLC
12 70 (9.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 64 (8.73%) ITIL
13 64 (8.73%) Mentoring
14 62 (8.46%) Business Analysis
14 62 (8.46%) Change Management
15 50 (6.82%) Open Source
15 50 (6.82%) TDD
16 48 (6.55%) Business Development
16 48 (6.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 103 (14.05%) SQL
2 98 (13.37%) Java
3 79 (10.78%) Python
4 74 (10.10%) PowerShell
5 67 (9.14%) C#
6 63 (8.59%) JavaScript
7 51 (6.96%) Bash Shell
8 30 (4.09%) Perl
9 24 (3.27%) PHP
10 22 (3.00%) C++
11 17 (2.32%) Ruby
12 13 (1.77%) C
13 7 (0.95%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.95%) VBA
13 7 (0.95%) XPath
14 6 (0.82%) F#
15 4 (0.55%) Dart
15 4 (0.55%) Java 8
16 3 (0.41%) Groovy
17 2 (0.27%) Go
Qualifications
1 108 (14.73%) Degree
2 31 (4.23%) ISEB
3 13 (1.77%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.09%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (0.95%) CIMA
7 7 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.95%) CISSP
7 7 (0.95%) MBA
8 6 (0.82%) CCNA
8 6 (0.82%) CFA
8 6 (0.82%) PMP
8 6 (0.82%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.68%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.55%) CCNP
10 4 (0.55%) CISA
10 4 (0.55%) MOS
10 4 (0.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (12.55%) QA
2 49 (6.68%) PMO
3 22 (3.00%) SLA
4 18 (2.46%) Data Quality
5 13 (1.77%) ISO 9000
6 6 (0.82%) COBIT
7 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.41%) PSD2
9 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.14%) FedRAMP
10 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.14%) MiFID
10 1 (0.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 87 (11.87%) Docker
2 54 (7.37%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.41%) vSphere
6 3 (0.41%) XenApp
7 1 (0.14%) Firmware
7 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 88 (12.01%) Ansible
2 73 (9.96%) Puppet
3 71 (9.69%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (4.50%) Terraform
5 29 (3.96%) Graphite
6 27 (3.68%) Automic
6 27 (3.68%) Consul
6 27 (3.68%) Nagios
6 27 (3.68%) Rundeck
7 12 (1.64%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (1.09%) Salt
9 7 (0.95%) Kubernetes
10 6 (0.82%) SCOM
11 5 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (0.55%) vCenter Server
13 3 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.41%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.41%) SCCM
13 3 (0.41%) vRealize
14 2 (0.27%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 103 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.68%) Google
3 32 (4.37%) Oracle
4 31 (4.23%) Splunk
5 30 (4.09%) ServiceNow
6 28 (3.82%) AppDynamics
7 27 (3.68%) Delphix
7 27 (3.68%) RedGate
7 27 (3.68%) XebiaLabs
8 23 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (2.59%) SAP
10 18 (2.46%) VMware
11 16 (2.18%) Red Hat
12 14 (1.91%) Cognizant
13 13 (1.77%) Telerik
14 12 (1.64%) Cisco
15 9 (1.23%) Lotus
15 9 (1.23%) Nuix
16 8 (1.09%) IFS
17 7 (0.95%) Workday