The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 112 104
Rank change year-on-year +24 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 18 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.39% 1.34% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.49% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 30
Median salary £51,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £26,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Process Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1091 1613 1955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.12% 90.36% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 878 1255 1416
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Process Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Reading

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Reading

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Reading over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 21 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
3 14 (33.33%) Linux
4 13 (30.95%) SQL
5 12 (28.57%) SOA
5 12 (28.57%) JIRA
6 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
6 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
6 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
7 10 (23.81%) Project Management
8 9 (21.43%) Oracle
9 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 8 (19.05%) Data Security
9 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
9 8 (19.05%) JUnit
9 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
9 8 (19.05%) Web Services
9 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
9 8 (19.05%) Coaching
9 8 (19.05%) Jaspersoft
9 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 8 (19.05%) Multithreading
9 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
9 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Big Data
10 7 (16.67%) Analytics
10 7 (16.67%) Java EE

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
1 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
1 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 7 (16.67%) JBoss
3 4 (9.52%) Apache
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.29%) HTTP
2 6 (14.29%) SSL
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
4 3 (7.14%) FCoE
4 3 (7.14%) LDAP
4 3 (7.14%) SNMP
5 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Big Data
2 7 (16.67%) MySQL
2 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.38%) InfluxDB
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) JIRA
2 8 (19.05%) JUnit
3 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.14%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) NetBeans
3 3 (7.14%) Redmine
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Gatling
4 1 (2.38%) JMeter
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Back Office
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
2 4 (9.52%) Marketing
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Analyst
2 5 (11.90%) Technical Leader
2 5 (11.90%) Technical Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Administrator
3 4 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
3 4 (9.52%) BPM Designer
3 4 (9.52%) Designer
3 4 (9.52%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (9.52%) Technical Support
4 3 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) System Design Authority
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Design Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Web Applications Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
1 8 (19.05%) Web Services
2 7 (16.67%) Java EE
3 4 (9.52%) Dojo
3 4 (9.52%) DOM
3 4 (9.52%) jQuery
3 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (9.52%) XML
4 3 (7.14%) J2EE
4 3 (7.14%) RESTful
4 3 (7.14%) SAML
4 3 (7.14%) Spring
4 3 (7.14%) Struts
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.14%) Wiki
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Unix
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
2 12 (28.57%) SOA
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
4 10 (23.81%) Project Management
5 8 (19.05%) Coaching
5 8 (19.05%) Data Security
5 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (19.05%) Multithreading
5 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Analytics
6 7 (16.67%) User Stories
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) Service Management
9 4 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (9.52%) Change Management
9 4 (9.52%) QMS
9 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.14%) C
4 3 (7.14%) Korn
5 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) CCNA
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.14%) CISSP
3 3 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) GIAC
3 3 (7.14%) Linux+ Certification
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (7.14%) SANS
3 3 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (7.14%) SSCP
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) NFS
1 3 (7.14%) Samba
1 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Ansible
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
1 3 (7.14%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.38%) Grafana
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) Jaspersoft
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.90%) Remedy
5 4 (9.52%) IBM
5 4 (9.52%) Pega
5 4 (9.52%) webMethods
6 3 (7.14%) EMC
6 3 (7.14%) NetApp
6 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.14%) Tableau
6 3 (7.14%) VMware
7 2 (4.76%) BMC
7 2 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
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