The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
England / South East
Rank 235 210 155
Rank change year-on-year -25 -55  
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 177 285 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.20% 1.48% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.70% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 145 195 280
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.29% -3.33%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12756 16734 17417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.17% 87.12% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10432 14121 13921
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in the South East

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in the South East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in the South East

Process Improvement
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Surrey +31 51 £45,000 -14.28% 7
Berkshire +20 32 £56,250 +12.50% 4
Hampshire +15 25 £40,000 -13.51% 9
Buckinghamshire +20 16 £47,500 - 4
East Sussex +16 15 £45,000 +13.20% 2
Oxfordshire -7 15 £45,000 -7.21% 3
West Sussex +1 13 £42,500 -10.52%
Kent -25 12 £35,000 -9.09% 2
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 109 (29.46%) Finance
1 109 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (26.49%) Project Management
2 98 (26.49%) SQL
3 84 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (21.62%) Microsoft
5 64 (17.30%) Mentoring
6 63 (17.03%) Degree
7 52 (14.05%) MS Excel
8 48 (12.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 46 (12.43%) Business Analysis
10 43 (11.62%) Windows
11 42 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (11.08%) CRM
12 41 (11.08%) JIRA
13 40 (10.81%) SQL Server
13 40 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (10.54%) Change Management
15 38 (10.27%) ITIL
15 38 (10.27%) Coaching
16 34 (9.19%) Test Strategy
16 34 (9.19%) PRINCE2
16 34 (9.19%) Oracle
17 32 (8.65%) MS Office
18 31 (8.38%) Computer Science
19 30 (8.11%) Quality Management
20 29 (7.84%) Java
21 28 (7.57%) Service Delivery
21 28 (7.57%) Software Testing
22 27 (7.30%) QA

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (1.62%) Confluence
3 6 (1.62%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.08%) CMS
4 4 (1.08%) IIS
5 3 (0.81%) Apache
5 3 (0.81%) JBoss
5 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.81%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.27%) SAS
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.27%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 52 (14.05%) MS Excel
2 32 (8.65%) MS Office
3 6 (1.62%) MS Project
4 5 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.27%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.35%) SAP PP
3 5 (1.35%) SAP QM
4 4 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.54%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.54%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.22%) SaaS
2 11 (2.97%) PaaS
3 10 (2.70%) IaaS
4 5 (1.35%) IBM Blueworks
4 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.54%) Office 365
6 2 (0.54%) Veeva
7 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.97%) Internet
2 9 (2.43%) VoIP
3 8 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.89%) Wireless
5 6 (1.62%) Firewall
5 6 (1.62%) HTTP
5 6 (1.62%) Unified Communications
6 5 (1.35%) DHCP
6 5 (1.35%) DNS
7 4 (1.08%) Network Security
8 3 (0.81%) LAN
8 3 (0.81%) LDAP
8 3 (0.81%) SSL
8 3 (0.81%) WAN
8 3 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.54%) ATM
9 2 (0.54%) Broadband
9 2 (0.54%) SAN
9 2 (0.54%) SMTP
10 1 (0.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.14%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.16%) Big Data
5 6 (1.62%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.35%) MySQL
6 5 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.08%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.81%) DB2
8 3 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.54%) InfluxDB
9 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.54%) OLAP
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.54%) QlikView
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (11.08%) JIRA
2 23 (6.22%) Selenium
3 18 (4.86%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.59%) HP UFT
4 17 (4.59%) Visual Studio
5 16 (4.32%) LoadRunner
6 11 (2.97%) Subversion
7 9 (2.43%) JUnit
8 6 (1.62%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.62%) JMeter
9 4 (1.08%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.08%) Maven
9 4 (1.08%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.81%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.81%) Hudson
10 3 (0.81%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.81%) NetBeans
10 3 (0.81%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.54%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 109 (29.46%) Finance
2 26 (7.03%) Retail
3 24 (6.49%) Marketing
4 21 (5.68%) Telecoms
5 20 (5.41%) Banking
6 16 (4.32%) Legal
7 14 (3.78%) Back Office
8 10 (2.70%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.35%) Electronics
11 4 (1.08%) Advertising
12 3 (0.81%) Automotive
12 3 (0.81%) Billing
12 3 (0.81%) French Language
12 3 (0.81%) German Language
12 3 (0.81%) Local Government
13 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.27%) Military
14 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (32.16%) Analyst
2 60 (16.22%) Business Analyst
3 31 (8.38%) Consultant
4 30 (8.11%) Developer
5 22 (5.95%) SQL Analyst
6 18 (4.86%) .NET Developer
6 18 (4.86%) Administrator
6 18 (4.86%) Test Manager
7 17 (4.59%) C# Developer
8 16 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (4.32%) IT Manager
9 15 (4.05%) Applications Support
10 14 (3.78%) Test Analyst
11 13 (3.51%) Architect
11 13 (3.51%) Business IT Analyst
11 13 (3.51%) CRM Consultant
11 13 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
11 13 (3.51%) Implementation Consultant
11 13 (3.51%) IT Business Analyst
11 13 (3.51%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.30%) .NET
2 23 (6.22%) HTML
3 20 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 19 (5.14%) CSS
5 18 (4.86%) XML
6 17 (4.59%) jQuery
7 14 (3.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (2.97%) MDX
9 10 (2.70%) Web Services
10 9 (2.43%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.43%) Hibernate
10 9 (2.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (2.43%) Velocity
10 9 (2.43%) WCF
10 9 (2.43%) XSLT
11 7 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (1.35%) Dojo
12 5 (1.35%) DOM
12 5 (1.35%) Spring
12 5 (1.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 84 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.38%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.05%) FMCG
5 6 (1.62%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.08%) CMDB
6 4 (1.08%) Robotics
7 3 (0.81%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.81%) iPad
7 3 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.81%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.54%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.54%) Social Media
9 1 (0.27%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.27%) Life Science
9 1 (0.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.62%) Windows
2 26 (7.03%) Linux
3 24 (6.49%) Windows Server
4 16 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.97%) Unix
7 3 (0.81%) Solaris
7 3 (0.81%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.54%) Android
8 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (26.49%) Project Management
3 64 (17.30%) Mentoring
4 48 (12.97%) Continuous Improvement
5 46 (12.43%) Business Analysis
6 42 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (11.08%) CRM
8 40 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (10.54%) Change Management
10 38 (10.27%) Coaching
10 38 (10.27%) ITIL
11 34 (9.19%) PRINCE2
11 34 (9.19%) Test Strategy
12 30 (8.11%) Quality Management
13 28 (7.57%) Service Delivery
13 28 (7.57%) Software Testing
14 27 (7.30%) Line Management
14 27 (7.30%) Scrum
14 27 (7.30%) Workflow
15 23 (6.22%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (26.49%) SQL
2 29 (7.84%) Java
3 26 (7.03%) JavaScript
4 25 (6.76%) C#
5 14 (3.78%) Python
6 9 (2.43%) C
7 6 (1.62%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.08%) Perl
9 4 (1.08%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.08%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.81%) C++
10 3 (0.81%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.81%) VB
10 3 (0.81%) VBA
11 2 (0.54%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.54%) Groovy
11 2 (0.54%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (17.03%) Degree
2 23 (6.22%) ISEB
3 22 (5.95%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.24%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.62%) CISA
7 6 (1.62%) CISM
8 5 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.08%) CCNA
9 4 (1.08%) CRISC
9 4 (1.08%) GISF
10 3 (0.81%) CCA
10 3 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.81%) HNC
10 3 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (0.81%) MCSE
10 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.30%) QA
2 15 (4.05%) SLA
3 13 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.51%) PMO
4 5 (1.35%) ISO 14001
4 5 (1.35%) ISO 9000
4 5 (1.35%) ISO22301
5 4 (1.08%) COBIT
6 3 (0.81%) P3O
7 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.54%) IFRS
7 2 (0.54%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.54%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.08%) vSphere
5 1 (0.27%) Docker
5 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (6.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.54%) Grafana
2 2 (0.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.27%) Nagios
3 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.27%) SCCM
3 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.19%) Oracle
3 23 (6.22%) HP
4 14 (3.78%) Cisco
5 12 (3.24%) SAP
6 8 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.89%) IBM
7 7 (1.89%) Jaspersoft
7 7 (1.89%) Remedy
7 7 (1.89%) VMware
8 6 (1.62%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.35%) Cognos
9 5 (1.35%) Pega
9 5 (1.35%) webMethods
10 4 (1.08%) Citrix
11 3 (0.81%) Aruba
11 3 (0.81%) BMC
11 3 (0.81%) Dell
11 3 (0.81%) Perforce
12 2 (0.54%) Zuora
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Workray
Salary: Competitive plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 + flexible benefit options
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Network Rail
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Network Rail
Posted: 5 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Rushworths
Salary: Competitive package to include bonus, car /car allowance & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Posted: 7 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 22 days ago
Marlow
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
A C Nielsen
Posted: 26 days ago