Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BPMN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BPMN over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 790 718 849
Rank change year-on-year -72 +131 -65
Permanent jobs citing BPMN 379 490 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 283 367 407
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,000 £38,800
90th Percentile £83,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -5.05% +10.00%

BPMN 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 155,536 158,519 185,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.84% 89.54% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 124,908 131,030 153,743
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

BPMN
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BPMN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BPMN in the UK

BPMN
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BPMN in the UK

BPMN
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BPMN over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for BPMN in the UK

BPMN
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BPMN within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
England -62 355 £55,000 +4.76% 36
UK excluding London -64 210 £50,000 +6.38% 29
London -31 161 £65,000 +8.33% 11
South East +7 61 £53,000 -3.64% 10
Midlands +38 48 £47,500 -13.64% 5
North of England -59 44 £46,250 +20.92% 8
West Midlands +27 30 £65,000 +23.81% 2
South West +18 25 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire -10 19 £46,250 +3.93% 3
North West -52 19 £28,750 -16.67% 5
East Midlands +34 18 £42,500 -34.62% 3
East of England +7 17 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Scotland -54 9 £52,500 +10.53% 4
Wales +17 7 £37,500 -
North East -13 6 £69,000 +97.14%

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing BPMN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BPMN.

1 200 (52.77%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (49.34%) UML
3 147 (38.79%) Business Analysis
4 141 (37.20%) Finance
5 88 (23.22%) SQL
6 84 (22.16%) Web Services
7 80 (21.11%) TOGAF
8 75 (19.79%) Scrum
9 73 (19.26%) SDLC
10 68 (17.94%) MS Visio
10 68 (17.94%) Data Modelling
10 68 (17.94%) Use Case
11 65 (17.15%) Degree
11 65 (17.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 65 (17.15%) Analytical Skills
12 64 (16.89%) Business Process Modelling
13 55 (14.51%) Workflow
14 52 (13.72%) ITIL
14 52 (13.72%) SOA
14 52 (13.72%) Security Cleared
15 50 (13.19%) Enterprise Architecture
16 49 (12.93%) Waterfall
17 48 (12.66%) Microsoft
17 48 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
18 47 (12.40%) RUP
19 46 (12.14%) OO
19 46 (12.14%) XML
19 46 (12.14%) Banking
19 46 (12.14%) Enterprise Software
20 44 (11.61%) Relational Database

BPMN
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 32 (8.44%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.54%) Tomcat
3 16 (4.22%) WebLogic
4 15 (3.96%) Documentum
5 14 (3.69%) JBoss
5 14 (3.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (2.37%) Apache
7 8 (2.11%) Confluence
8 6 (1.58%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.06%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.79%) Jetty
10 3 (0.79%) nginx
10 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.53%) IIS
11 2 (0.53%) SAS
12 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 68 (17.94%) MS Visio
2 26 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (3.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) CA PPM
2 4 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.53%) AquaLogic BPM
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.43%) IBM Blueworks
2 10 (2.64%) GitHub
3 9 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 2 (0.53%) Twilio
6 1 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.18%) HTTP
1 31 (8.18%) TCP/IP
2 30 (7.92%) SSL
3 8 (2.11%) Firewall
3 8 (2.11%) LAN
3 8 (2.11%) WAN
4 6 (1.58%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (1.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (1.58%) NAS
4 6 (1.58%) SAN
5 3 (0.79%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.79%) Internet
5 3 (0.79%) SNMP
6 2 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.53%) VPN
7 1 (0.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (11.61%) Relational Database
3 28 (7.39%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.43%) Oracle Database
4 13 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.90%) MySQL
6 9 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (2.11%) Big Data
7 8 (2.11%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.85%) Blockchain
8 7 (1.85%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.85%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.58%) Apache Hive
9 6 (1.58%) HBase
10 5 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (0.53%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 27 (7.12%) Maven
2 25 (6.60%) Jenkins
3 23 (6.07%) JIRA
4 20 (5.28%) Selenium
5 15 (3.96%) Eclipse
6 10 (2.64%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.58%) JUnit
8 5 (1.32%) Ant
9 4 (1.06%) Hudson
10 3 (0.79%) CppUnit
10 3 (0.79%) GDB
10 3 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.79%) Subversion
10 3 (0.79%) Valgrind
10 3 (0.79%) XMLSpy
11 2 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.53%) RequisitePro
11 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.26%) The Grinder
General
1 141 (37.20%) Finance
2 46 (12.14%) Banking
3 32 (8.44%) Investment Banking
4 28 (7.39%) Retail Banking
5 24 (6.33%) Retail
6 8 (2.11%) Back Office
6 8 (2.11%) Legal
7 7 (1.85%) Advertising
7 7 (1.85%) Military
8 6 (1.58%) Billing
8 6 (1.58%) Marketing
9 4 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.79%) Law
11 2 (0.53%) Front Office
11 2 (0.53%) Local Government
11 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 215 (56.73%) Analyst
2 180 (47.49%) Business Analyst
3 110 (29.02%) Architect
4 36 (9.50%) IT Architect
5 31 (8.18%) Agile Business Analyst
6 29 (7.65%) Software Architect
7 28 (7.39%) Senior Analyst
8 27 (7.12%) Senior Business Analyst
8 27 (7.12%) Solutions Architect
9 25 (6.60%) Developer
10 23 (6.07%) Process Analyst
11 16 (4.22%) Data Analyst
11 16 (4.22%) Enterprise Architect
11 16 (4.22%) Java Developer
12 15 (3.96%) Data Business Analyst
12 15 (3.96%) Finance Business Analyst
12 15 (3.96%) Financial Analyst
13 14 (3.69%) Financial Business Analyst
13 14 (3.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 14 (3.69%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (22.16%) Web Services
2 46 (12.14%) XML
3 36 (9.50%) JSON
4 33 (8.71%) REST
4 33 (8.71%) SOAP
5 25 (6.60%) Middleware
6 22 (5.80%) Java EE
6 22 (5.80%) Spring
7 17 (4.49%) Hibernate
8 11 (2.90%) JMS
9 10 (2.64%) Drools
9 10 (2.64%) HTML
9 10 (2.64%) J2EE
9 10 (2.64%) RESTful
9 10 (2.64%) WSDL
9 10 (2.64%) XSD
9 10 (2.64%) XSLT
10 9 (2.37%) JPA
11 8 (2.11%) CSS
12 7 (1.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.15%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (12.14%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (9.23%) Data Structures
3 35 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 28 (7.39%) Algorithms
4 28 (7.39%) Reference Data
5 18 (4.75%) User Experience
6 16 (4.22%) NHS
7 14 (3.69%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.64%) Taxonomies
9 6 (1.58%) CMDB
9 6 (1.58%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (1.58%) Fintech
10 5 (1.32%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (1.06%) Equities
11 4 (1.06%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.75%) Windows
2 14 (3.69%) Linux
3 8 (2.11%) Unix
4 6 (1.58%) AIX
4 6 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (52.77%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (49.34%) UML
3 147 (38.79%) Business Analysis
4 80 (21.11%) TOGAF
5 75 (19.79%) Scrum
6 73 (19.26%) SDLC
7 68 (17.94%) Data Modelling
7 68 (17.94%) Use Case
8 65 (17.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 64 (16.89%) Business Process Modelling
10 55 (14.51%) Workflow
11 52 (13.72%) ITIL
11 52 (13.72%) SOA
12 50 (13.19%) Enterprise Architecture
13 49 (12.93%) Waterfall
14 47 (12.40%) RUP
15 46 (12.14%) OO
16 39 (10.29%) User Stories
17 38 (10.03%) PRINCE2
17 38 (10.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (23.22%) SQL
2 43 (11.35%) Java
3 25 (6.60%) C
4 13 (3.43%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.90%) C#
6 10 (2.64%) C++
7 7 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.32%) Python
9 4 (1.06%) Groovy
9 4 (1.06%) XPath
10 3 (0.79%) Go
10 3 (0.79%) PHP
10 3 (0.79%) Ruby
10 3 (0.79%) Scala
10 3 (0.79%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.53%) VB
11 2 (0.53%) VBScript
12 1 (0.26%) ABAP
12 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (17.15%) Degree
2 52 (13.72%) Security Cleared
3 34 (8.97%) ISEB
4 13 (3.43%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.90%) APMP
6 8 (2.11%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.58%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (1.32%) IIBA
9 3 (0.79%) MBA
9 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.53%) CBAP
10 2 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.26%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.07%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 20 (5.28%) QA
3 14 (3.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (3.69%) SLA
4 13 (3.43%) PMO
5 8 (2.11%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.53%) COBIT
6 2 (0.53%) GDPR
7 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (3.69%) Puppet
2 5 (1.32%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 48 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.97%) Oracle
3 28 (7.39%) GoldenSource
4 24 (6.33%) IBM
5 17 (4.49%) Pega
6 16 (4.22%) Informatica
7 14 (3.69%) EMC
8 11 (2.90%) HP
9 9 (2.37%) Alteryx
10 8 (2.11%) Cisco
10 8 (2.11%) VMware
11 7 (1.85%) Talend
12 6 (1.58%) CA
12 6 (1.58%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.58%) F5
12 6 (1.58%) Nokia
12 6 (1.58%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.58%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.32%) Planview
14 4 (1.06%) Salesforce.com