Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 139 117
Rank change year-on-year +16 -22 0
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 53 23 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.75% 0.86% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.97% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 31
Oxfordshire median annual salary £63,000 £38,750 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.58% +9.15% -21.11%
10th Percentile £40,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £60,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 2,688 2,370 2,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.63% 88.80% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,199 1,856 2,324
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 17 January 2018.

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 17 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
Oxford +9 36 £63,000 +57.50% 2
Abingdon +10 15 £72,500 - 2
Process Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (54.72%) Python
3 27 (50.94%) Java
3 27 (50.94%) QA
3 27 (50.94%) Test Automation
4 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
5 23 (43.40%) JIRA
5 23 (43.40%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (37.74%) C++
7 19 (35.85%) Selenium
7 19 (35.85%) Cucumber
8 17 (32.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (30.19%) Mentoring
9 16 (30.19%) Coaching
10 15 (28.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
10 15 (28.30%) SoapUI
10 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (28.30%) Google
10 15 (28.30%) JUnit
11 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
12 13 (24.53%) Scrum
12 13 (24.53%) SQL
12 13 (24.53%) Confluence
13 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
14 11 (20.75%) BDD
14 11 (20.75%) SDET
14 11 (20.75%) TDD
15 10 (18.87%) Web Services

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 13 (24.53%) Confluence
2 4 (7.55%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.77%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 23 (43.40%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (28.30%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.21%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (7.55%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (7.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Data Mining
2 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.55%) MySQL
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (43.40%) JIRA
2 19 (35.85%) Cucumber
2 19 (35.85%) Selenium
3 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
3 15 (28.30%) JUnit
3 15 (28.30%) SoapUI
4 9 (16.98%) Maven
5 8 (15.09%) TestRail
6 4 (7.55%) HP UFT
6 4 (7.55%) JMeter
6 4 (7.55%) LoadRunner
6 4 (7.55%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (15.09%) Banking
2 7 (13.21%) Back Office
2 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Marketing
2 7 (13.21%) Retail
3 5 (9.43%) Legal
4 4 (7.55%) Cantonese Language
4 4 (7.55%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Automation Test Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Test Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Test Automation Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Test Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Test Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) QA Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) QA Automation Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) QA Automation Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) QA Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) QA Test Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) QA Test Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) Senior QA Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) Senior QA Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Web Services
2 9 (16.98%) SOAP
3 5 (9.43%) HTML
4 4 (7.55%) Flask
4 4 (7.55%) Gherkin
4 4 (7.55%) Nutch
4 4 (7.55%) RESTful
5 3 (5.66%) Dojo
5 3 (5.66%) DOM
5 3 (5.66%) jQuery
5 3 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (5.66%) XML
6 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.89%) JSF
6 1 (1.89%) JSP
6 1 (1.89%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) AS400
2 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.66%) Robotics
3 3 (5.66%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.94%) Test Automation
3 17 (32.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (30.19%) Coaching
4 16 (30.19%) Mentoring
5 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (24.53%) Scrum
6 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
7 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
8 11 (20.75%) BDD
8 11 (20.75%) SDET
8 11 (20.75%) TDD
9 9 (16.98%) API Testing
9 9 (16.98%) Kanban
9 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
9 9 (16.98%) Project Management
9 9 (16.98%) QMS
9 9 (16.98%) Quality Management
9 9 (16.98%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (15.09%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) Python
2 27 (50.94%) Java
3 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
4 20 (37.74%) C++
5 13 (24.53%) SQL
6 9 (16.98%) Ruby
7 4 (7.55%) C
7 4 (7.55%) C#
7 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.77%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.77%) MCITP
4 2 (3.77%) MCSE
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ACCA
5 1 (1.89%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (50.94%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
1 8 (15.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Google
2 9 (16.98%) Talend
3 8 (15.09%) Cadence
3 8 (15.09%) Sophos
4 7 (13.21%) IBM
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle
6 4 (7.55%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) Micro Focus
6 4 (7.55%) Splunk
6 4 (7.55%) Tableau
7 3 (5.66%) Pega
7 3 (5.66%) Pegasus
7 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (5.66%) webMethods
8 2 (3.77%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.89%) Sage
9 1 (1.89%) SAP
9 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow