The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 35 37 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 0.65% 2.01% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 2.09% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.85%  
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 139 191 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 90.26% 95.98% 75.14%
Number of salaries quoted 112 172 128
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Stoke-on-Trent

Process Improvement
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Project Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Project Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Software Project Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Test Project Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Testing Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) People Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA