Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 98 99
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 37 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.32% 1.23% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.40% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 17
Oxford median annual salary £63,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.50% +33.33% -20.00%
Oxfordshire median annual salary £63,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +57.50% +17.65% -24.44%

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1456 1287 1404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.29% 87.91% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1122 1123
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Oxford

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Oxford

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) Java
3 19 (51.35%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (45.95%) Jenkins
5 16 (43.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (43.24%) QA
5 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
5 16 (43.24%) Cucumber
5 16 (43.24%) SoapUI
5 16 (43.24%) Google
5 16 (43.24%) Selenium
5 16 (43.24%) JUnit
6 15 (40.54%) Python
7 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
8 12 (32.43%) SQL
8 12 (32.43%) Web Services
8 12 (32.43%) Scrum
9 10 (27.03%) JIRA
9 10 (27.03%) SDET
10 8 (21.62%) Degree
10 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
10 8 (21.62%) C++
11 7 (18.92%) Finance
11 7 (18.92%) Maven
12 6 (16.22%) JSF
12 6 (16.22%) Manual Testing
12 6 (16.22%) Kanban
12 6 (16.22%) Talend Open Studio

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 6 (16.22%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.41%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 19 (51.35%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (43.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Jenkins
2 16 (43.24%) Cucumber
2 16 (43.24%) JUnit
2 16 (43.24%) Selenium
2 16 (43.24%) SoapUI
3 10 (27.03%) JIRA
4 7 (18.92%) Maven
5 6 (16.22%) JMeter
5 6 (16.22%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.70%) Ant
6 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
1 16 (43.24%) Test Automation Engineer
1 16 (43.24%) Test Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Senior Test Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Automation Test Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Test Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
6 6 (16.22%) QA Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) QA Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) QA Test Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Quality Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Senior QA Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Senior QA Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Senior Quality Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) Web Services
2 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
2 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) JSF
2 6 (16.22%) JSP
2 6 (16.22%) Middleware
2 6 (16.22%) Servlets
2 6 (16.22%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) Flask
3 2 (5.41%) RESTful
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Linked Data
3 1 (2.70%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
3 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
4 12 (32.43%) Scrum
5 10 (27.03%) SDET
6 6 (16.22%) API Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Coaching
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.22%) Kanban
6 6 (16.22%) Manual Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.22%) OO
6 6 (16.22%) QA Automation
6 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) BDD
7 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 5 (13.51%) TDD
8 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) Java
2 15 (40.54%) Python
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) C++
4 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.22%) C
5 6 (16.22%) Ruby
5 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCDBA
2 2 (5.41%) MCITP
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ACCA
3 1 (2.70%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Google
2 6 (16.22%) Talend
3 3 (8.11%) Pegasus
4 2 (5.41%) Hyperion
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.70%) Sage
5 1 (2.70%) SAP