Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 162 121
Rank change year-on-year +31 -41 +19
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 24 36 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.01% 1.03% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.18% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 76
Reading median annual salary £47,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.67% +9.09% -21.43%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £38,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £69,200 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -19.23%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2028 3063 3974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.92% 87.71% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1631 2241 3100
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Reading

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

1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Six Sigma
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) QA
4 7 (29.17%) CMMI
4 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Change Management
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) Target Operating Model
6 5 (20.83%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) COBIT
6 5 (20.83%) Kanban
6 5 (20.83%) ITSM
6 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.83%) Service Design
6 5 (20.83%) Compliance Management
7 4 (16.67%) SLA
7 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
7 4 (16.67%) Capita
7 4 (16.67%) User Stories
8 3 (12.50%) Ansible
8 3 (12.50%) DevOps
8 3 (12.50%) Tableau

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 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) FCoE
2 1 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Redmine
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Compliance Consultant
1 5 (20.83%) Consultant
1 5 (20.83%) Governance Consultant
1 5 (20.83%) Risk Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) MicroStrategy Support
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) System Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Wiki
3 2 (8.33%) Smart Meter
3 2 (8.33%) SWIFT
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Six Sigma
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (29.17%) CMMI
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) Change Management
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Compliance Management
6 5 (20.83%) ITSM
6 5 (20.83%) Kanban
6 5 (20.83%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) Service Design
6 5 (20.83%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (16.67%) User Stories
8 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) GIAC
5 1 (4.17%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (4.17%) SANS
5 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (4.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
2 5 (20.83%) COBIT
3 4 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (4.17%) ISO 22301
4 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) NFS
2 1 (4.17%) Samba
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Icinga
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Prometheus
2 2 (8.33%) Terraform
2 2 (8.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Capita
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Tableau
3 2 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.17%) VMware