The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
South West / Somerset
Rank 79 68 66
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.32% 0.48% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.55% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% -4.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £33,750 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,750 £44,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% -2.22%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 593 545 448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 94.13% 87.34% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 481 480 395
Median salary £40,000 £37,960 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.37% +2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Somerset

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -3 2 £42,500 +9.67%
Process Improvement
South West

Process Improvement
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Development Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA