Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 97 84
Rank change year-on-year +30 -13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 29 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.41% 0.81% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 0.87% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 13
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £28,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.89% -48.18% +46.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £23,200 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £53,450 £59,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +4.65% -4.44%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1039 1148 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 86.51% 92.58% 88.99%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1011 927
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +2.07%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,250 £23,150
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Staffordshire

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Staffordshire

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Staffordshire

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Stoke-on-Trent +30 13 £40,000 +15.94% 1
Stafford -3 3 £40,000 +66.67%
Tamworth - 2 £52,500 -
Leek - 1 £50,000 -
Process Improvement
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 12 (41.38%) QA
2 11 (37.93%) Line Management
2 11 (37.93%) Translating Business Requirements
2 11 (37.93%) SAP
2 11 (37.93%) CRM
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (24.14%) .NET
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
6 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.24%) Database Security
7 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (13.79%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (13.79%) Time Management
7 4 (13.79%) ABAP
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (13.79%) SAP BW
7 4 (13.79%) Replication
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (10.34%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) MVC
8 3 (10.34%) Finance

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) SAP BW
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.34%) MySQL
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) SAP Manager
2 7 (24.14%) SAP Support
2 7 (24.14%) SAP Support Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Support Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) DBA
4 4 (13.79%) Service Manager
4 4 (13.79%) SQL DBA
5 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement Manager
6 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Business Improvement Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
2 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
2 3 (10.34%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) CRM
1 11 (37.93%) Line Management
1 11 (37.93%) Translating Business Requirements
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Database Security
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (13.79%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) Statistics
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
1 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
2 4 (13.79%) ABAP
3 3 (10.34%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CISA
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) CNE
3 1 (3.45%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Novell Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) QA
2 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) HIPAA
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.45%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) SAP
2 3 (10.34%) IDERA
3 1 (3.45%) Capita
3 1 (3.45%) IFS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Tableau