Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 237 189
Rank change year-on-year +7 -48 -27
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 101 114 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.98% 1.05% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.18% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 81 125
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -0.71%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £26,100
90th Percentile £56,250 £63,750 £60,221
England median annual salary £48,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.90% +2.00% -

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9193 9669 10594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.50% 88.81% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7563 8048 8917
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Process Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in the South West

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in the South West

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in the South West

Process Improvement
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Bristol -34 29 £40,000 -8.57% 14
Dorset +8 24 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Wiltshire +12 20 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Gloucestershire +29 11 £37,000 -38.33% 2
Somerset +1 10 £52,500 +45.83% 1
Devon +9 5 £52,500 +16.67%
Cornwall -4 2 - -
Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 39 (38.61%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (32.67%) Microsoft
3 27 (26.73%) Project Management
4 25 (24.75%) SQL Server
4 25 (24.75%) ITIL
5 24 (23.76%) HTML
6 23 (22.77%) Finance
7 22 (21.78%) Business Analysis
8 21 (20.79%) C#
9 19 (18.81%) .NET
9 19 (18.81%) ISEB
10 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
11 17 (16.83%) Integration Testing
11 17 (16.83%) SQL
11 17 (16.83%) Workflow
12 16 (15.84%) MVC
12 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET
13 15 (14.85%) PRINCE2
13 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
13 15 (14.85%) Management Information System
13 15 (14.85%) Requirements Analysis
14 14 (13.86%) Scrum
14 14 (13.86%) Change Management
14 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (13.86%) CSS
14 14 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (13.86%) SharePoint
14 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (13.86%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (13.86%) Waterfall

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 14 (13.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (5.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.98%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) CMS
4 1 (0.99%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (10.89%) MS Visio
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (5.94%) Eloqua
1 6 (5.94%) Maximo
2 3 (2.97%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.99%) Demantra
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.98%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.98%) IaaS
2 2 (1.98%) PaaS
2 2 (1.98%) SaaS
3 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) Firewall
2 3 (2.97%) Network Security
2 3 (2.97%) VPN
3 2 (1.98%) AMQP
3 2 (1.98%) SMS
4 1 (0.99%) DNS
4 1 (0.99%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.99%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) Skype
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.88%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.96%) MySQL
4 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.96%) Power BI
5 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.98%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.98%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.98%) QlikView
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.92%) NUnit
2 7 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.96%) MSBuild
3 4 (3.96%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.99%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (22.77%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Marketing
3 6 (5.94%) Publishing
3 6 (5.94%) Retail
4 4 (3.96%) Advertising
5 3 (2.97%) Law
6 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.98%) Military
7 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (30.69%) Analyst
2 21 (20.79%) Developer
3 17 (16.83%) Business Analyst
4 13 (12.87%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.91%) .NET Developer
5 9 (8.91%) Software Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Tester
7 7 (6.93%) Business Change Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) IT Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) Lead Tester
7 7 (6.93%) Technical Leader
7 7 (6.93%) Technical Tester
8 6 (5.94%) .NET Applications Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Applications Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Business Change Business Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Lead .NET Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Marketing Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Marketing Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.76%) HTML
2 19 (18.81%) .NET
3 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET
4 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (13.86%) CSS
5 12 (11.88%) .NET Framework
6 11 (10.89%) XML
7 9 (8.91%) jQuery
8 8 (7.92%) NHibernate
9 7 (6.93%) AngularJS
9 7 (6.93%) REST
10 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (3.96%) Sass
11 4 (3.96%) XSLT
12 3 (2.97%) Web Services
13 2 (1.98%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (1.98%) Apache Camel
13 2 (1.98%) Middleware
13 2 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (1.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.91%) User Experience
4 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.95%) Cloud Native
5 5 (4.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.96%) Graphic Design
6 4 (3.96%) Learning Management System
6 4 (3.96%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.97%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.98%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.98%) PKI
8 2 (1.98%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.98%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (1.98%) VLE
9 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.90%) Linux
2 7 (6.93%) Windows
3 3 (2.97%) Android
3 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.61%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.73%) Project Management
3 25 (24.75%) ITIL
4 22 (21.78%) Business Analysis
5 17 (16.83%) Integration Testing
5 17 (16.83%) Workflow
6 16 (15.84%) MVC
7 15 (14.85%) PRINCE2
7 15 (14.85%) Requirements Analysis
8 14 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (13.86%) Change Management
8 14 (13.86%) Dependency Injection
8 14 (13.86%) DevOps
8 14 (13.86%) Scrum
8 14 (13.86%) Waterfall
9 13 (12.87%) Use Case
9 13 (12.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (11.88%) Incident Management
10 12 (11.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 11 (10.89%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.79%) C#
2 17 (16.83%) SQL
3 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.95%) Java
5 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.98%) PHP
7 1 (0.99%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.99%) C
7 1 (0.99%) Perl
7 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.99%) Python
7 1 (0.99%) VB
7 1 (0.99%) VBA
7 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (18.81%) ISEB
2 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
3 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.92%) Degree
5 8 (7.92%) ISTQB
5 8 (7.92%) MCSA
5 8 (7.92%) MCSE
6 7 (6.93%) CEH
7 6 (5.94%) MCPD
8 5 (4.95%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.97%) CCNA
10 3 (2.97%) CCNP
10 3 (2.97%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.97%) CISSP
10 3 (2.97%) CITP
10 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.97%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) SLA
2 4 (3.96%) QA
3 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.98%) HL7
5 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.99%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.99%) Docker
1 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (32.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.89%) Oracle
3 6 (5.94%) Marketo
4 5 (4.95%) SAP
5 4 (3.96%) Xerox
6 3 (2.97%) Cadence
6 3 (2.97%) CODA
7 2 (1.98%) IBM
7 2 (1.98%) Informatica
7 2 (1.98%) Tableau
7 2 (1.98%) Twitter
8 1 (0.99%) Capita
8 1 (0.99%) Remedy
8 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.99%) VMware