Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 140 121
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 48 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.62% 1.23% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.38% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 43
Oxfordshire median annual salary £63,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.50% +17.65% -24.44%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £53,975 £52,350
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +4.40% -9.00%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2611 2600 2926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.27% 88.62% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2159 2081 2371
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +6.36%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Oxfordshire

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Oxfordshire

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Oxfordshire

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Oxford +22 36 £63,000 +57.50% 1
Abingdon +15 10 £72,500 -
Bicester - 1 - - 1
Process Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) Java
3 21 (43.75%) Python
4 19 (39.58%) QA
4 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
5 18 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
7 16 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 16 (33.33%) SoapUI
7 16 (33.33%) JUnit
7 16 (33.33%) Selenium
7 16 (33.33%) Google
8 13 (27.08%) JIRA
8 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (27.08%) Mentoring
9 12 (25.00%) Scrum
9 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 12 (25.00%) Web Services
9 12 (25.00%) SQL
10 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
11 10 (20.83%) C++
11 10 (20.83%) HTML
11 10 (20.83%) SDET
11 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (18.75%) Coaching
13 8 (16.67%) Degree
14 7 (14.58%) Finance
14 7 (14.58%) Marketing

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (12.50%) Confluence
2 4 (8.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.17%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 18 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (8.33%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Big Data
1 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.08%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
2 16 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 16 (33.33%) JUnit
2 16 (33.33%) Selenium
2 16 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 13 (27.08%) JIRA
4 7 (14.58%) Maven
5 6 (12.50%) JMeter
5 6 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (6.25%) TestRail
7 1 (2.08%) Ant
7 1 (2.08%) Hudson
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
1 7 (14.58%) Marketing
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Back Office
3 4 (8.33%) Cantonese Language
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
3 4 (8.33%) Retail Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 16 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Test Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 6 (12.50%) QA Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) QA Automation Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) QA Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
7 6 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Web Services
2 10 (20.83%) HTML
3 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 6 (12.50%) JSF
3 6 (12.50%) JSP
3 6 (12.50%) Middleware
3 6 (12.50%) Servlets
3 6 (12.50%) SOAP
4 4 (8.33%) Nutch
5 1 (2.08%) Flask
5 1 (2.08%) JSON
5 1 (2.08%) RESTful
5 1 (2.08%) SQLAlchemy
5 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.33%) AS400
3 3 (6.25%) Robotics
3 3 (6.25%) Social Media
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Linked Data
5 1 (2.08%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
3 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (27.08%) Mentoring
4 12 (25.00%) Scrum
4 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (20.83%) SDET
6 9 (18.75%) Coaching
7 7 (14.58%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (12.50%) API Testing
8 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 6 (12.50%) Kanban
8 6 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 6 (12.50%) OO
8 6 (12.50%) QA Automation
8 6 (12.50%) QMS
8 6 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (10.42%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) Java
2 21 (43.75%) Python
3 12 (25.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.83%) C++
6 6 (12.50%) C
6 6 (12.50%) Ruby
6 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.17%) MCDBA
2 2 (4.17%) MCITP
2 2 (4.17%) MCSE
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ACCA
3 1 (2.08%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (39.58%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Google
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Talend
3 4 (8.33%) IBM
3 4 (8.33%) Splunk
3 4 (8.33%) Tableau
4 3 (6.25%) Cadence
4 3 (6.25%) Pegasus
4 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.25%) Sophos
5 2 (4.17%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.08%) Sage
6 1 (2.08%) SAP