Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 91 83
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 11 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.99% 1.33% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.48% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 42
Northamptonshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £41,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -10.45% -17.89%
10th Percentile £28,625 £31,250 £27,425
90th Percentile £44,500 £41,750 £60,221
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -20.00%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 971 1,217 1,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 87.71% 90.08% 90.21%
Number of salaries quoted 779 868 1,271
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,450 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,875 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Northamptonshire

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Kettering +10 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Northampton +4 2 - - 1
Wellingborough 0 1 £26,000 -
Process Improvement
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 2 (18.18%) Confluence
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
1 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) PDCA
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Google