Period
to 21 August 2017

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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 732 786 925
Rank change year-on-year +54 +139 -119
Permanent jobs citing BPMN 482 503 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 367 419 338
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,750 £39,000 £37,351
90th Percentile £72,500 £83,750 £72,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -5.26%

BPMN 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 158275 175507 192436
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.06% 88.16%
Number of salaries quoted 125523 146398 157190
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 August 2017.

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 21 August 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
England +66 462 £52,500 -4.55% 13
UK excluding London +140 290 £50,000 -9.09% 11
London -20 187 £60,000 -4.00% 2
South East +104 87 £50,000 -11.11% 2
North of England -23 71 £45,000 -18.18% 4
South West +50 51 £50,990 -15.02% 1
Midlands +61 49 £71,500 +39.51% 4
West Midlands +43 42 £71,500 +68.24% 3
Yorkshire +26 31 £47,500 -13.64% 3
North West -48 31 £36,250 -19.44%
East of England -18 17 £45,000 -5.26%
North East +26 9 £69,000 +97.14% 1
Wales +24 8 £36,500 -11.52%
East Midlands +29 7 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Scotland +3 7 £60,000 +23.71%

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, 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.

1 267 (55.39%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (47.93%) UML
2 231 (47.93%) Business Analysis
3 178 (36.93%) Finance
4 110 (22.82%) TOGAF
5 98 (20.33%) Web Services
5 98 (20.33%) Security Cleared
6 93 (19.29%) Retail
7 91 (18.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 91 (18.88%) Use Case
8 90 (18.67%) SDLC
9 89 (18.46%) Business Process Modelling
10 84 (17.43%) Scrum
11 79 (16.39%) SQL
12 77 (15.98%) User Stories
13 75 (15.56%) Data Modelling
14 74 (15.35%) SOA
15 72 (14.94%) ITIL
16 68 (14.11%) Validation
17 67 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
18 65 (13.49%) Banking
18 65 (13.49%) BPEL
19 64 (13.28%) Workflow
19 64 (13.28%) Waterfall
20 63 (13.07%) Project Management
20 63 (13.07%) Microsoft
21 62 (12.86%) REST
22 61 (12.66%) Middleware
22 61 (12.66%) SOAP
23 59 (12.24%) Enterprise Architecture

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 50 (10.37%) Tomcat
2 47 (9.75%) Documentum
3 32 (6.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 31 (6.43%) Apache
5 29 (6.02%) WebLogic
6 23 (4.77%) Confluence
7 13 (2.70%) SharePoint
8 10 (2.07%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.24%) CMS
9 6 (1.24%) JBoss
9 6 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.62%) Jetty
11 2 (0.41%) IIS
11 2 (0.41%) nginx
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
Applications
1 47 (9.75%) MS Visio
2 19 (3.94%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
1 13 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle SCM
4 3 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.41%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.21%) AquaLogic BPM
6 1 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.21%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.77%) GitHub
2 13 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.04%) Office 365
4 4 (0.83%) IBM Blueworks
5 3 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.62%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.41%) Dropbox
6 2 (0.41%) Yammer
7 1 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.64%) HTTP
1 32 (6.64%) SSL
1 32 (6.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.62%) Broadband
2 3 (0.62%) Ethernet
2 3 (0.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (0.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (0.62%) Firewall
2 3 (0.62%) LAN
2 3 (0.62%) NAS
2 3 (0.62%) SAN
2 3 (0.62%) WAN
3 2 (0.41%) Skype
4 1 (0.21%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.30%) Data Warehouse
2 39 (8.09%) Relational Database
3 26 (5.39%) SQL Server
4 25 (5.19%) Big Data
5 23 (4.77%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (1.87%) MySQL
7 7 (1.45%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.24%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (0.62%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.62%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.21%) OLAP
11 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 52 (10.79%) Jenkins
2 49 (10.17%) JIRA
3 47 (9.75%) Selenium
4 27 (5.60%) Maven
5 24 (4.98%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.87%) TestRail
8 3 (0.62%) Ant
8 3 (0.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (0.62%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.62%) Hudson
8 3 (0.62%) JUnit
8 3 (0.62%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.62%) Subversion
8 3 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.21%) ERwin
General
1 178 (36.93%) Finance
2 93 (19.29%) Retail
3 65 (13.49%) Banking
4 38 (7.88%) Retail Banking
5 35 (7.26%) Investment Banking
6 31 (6.43%) Local Government
7 17 (3.53%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.07%) Advertising
9 9 (1.87%) Legal
9 9 (1.87%) Multimedia
10 8 (1.66%) Marketing
10 8 (1.66%) Publishing
11 5 (1.04%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.83%) Back Office
13 3 (0.62%) Electronics
13 3 (0.62%) Front Office
14 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.41%) Law
15 1 (0.21%) Billing
15 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 270 (56.02%) Analyst
2 239 (49.59%) Business Analyst
3 142 (29.46%) Architect
4 40 (8.30%) Software Architect
5 35 (7.26%) IT Architect
6 34 (7.05%) Agile Business Analyst
7 31 (6.43%) Enterprise Architect
8 27 (5.60%) Senior Analyst
9 24 (4.98%) Pega Architect
10 22 (4.56%) Finance Business Analyst
10 22 (4.56%) Financial Analyst
10 22 (4.56%) Senior Business Analyst
11 21 (4.36%) Business IT Analyst
11 21 (4.36%) IT Analyst
11 21 (4.36%) IT Business Analyst
12 18 (3.73%) Process Analyst
13 17 (3.53%) Lead Business Analyst
14 16 (3.32%) Principal Architect
15 14 (2.90%) Senior Architect
15 14 (2.90%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (20.33%) Web Services
2 62 (12.86%) REST
3 61 (12.66%) Middleware
3 61 (12.66%) SOAP
4 42 (8.71%) JSON
5 39 (8.09%) XML
6 15 (3.11%) .NET
7 12 (2.49%) WSDL
8 10 (2.07%) Hibernate
9 9 (1.87%) JPA
9 9 (1.87%) JSF
9 9 (1.87%) Spring
10 7 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (1.24%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.24%) Apache OpenJPA
11 6 (1.24%) HTML
11 6 (1.24%) Java EE
11 6 (1.24%) RichFaces
11 6 (1.24%) WCF
11 6 (1.24%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (9.75%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (9.13%) Management Information System
4 33 (6.85%) Reference Data
5 32 (6.64%) Algorithms
5 32 (6.64%) Data Structures
6 22 (4.56%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.11%) NHS
8 12 (2.49%) Data Centre
9 10 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.45%) DataPower
11 6 (1.24%) FMCG
12 5 (1.04%) User Experience
13 4 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.62%) CMDB
14 3 (0.62%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (0.62%) Taxonomies
15 2 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.28%) Windows
2 6 (1.24%) Linux
2 6 (1.24%) Unix
3 3 (0.62%) AIX
3 3 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.21%) Android
4 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (55.39%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (47.93%) Business Analysis
2 231 (47.93%) UML
3 110 (22.82%) TOGAF
4 91 (18.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (18.88%) Use Case
5 90 (18.67%) SDLC
6 89 (18.46%) Business Process Modelling
7 84 (17.43%) Scrum
8 77 (15.98%) User Stories
9 75 (15.56%) Data Modelling
10 74 (15.35%) SOA
11 72 (14.94%) ITIL
12 68 (14.11%) Validation
13 65 (13.49%) BPEL
14 64 (13.28%) Waterfall
14 64 (13.28%) Workflow
15 63 (13.07%) Project Management
16 59 (12.24%) Enterprise Architecture
17 58 (12.03%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (16.39%) SQL
2 32 (6.64%) C
3 30 (6.22%) Java
4 7 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.24%) C#
5 6 (1.24%) Groovy
6 5 (1.04%) Delphi
7 4 (0.83%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.62%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.41%) C++
9 2 (0.41%) PHP
9 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.21%) ABAP
10 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.21%) Python
10 1 (0.21%) R
10 1 (0.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 98 (20.33%) Security Cleared
2 57 (11.83%) Degree
2 57 (11.83%) ISEB
3 23 (4.77%) DV Cleared
4 12 (2.49%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.07%) Master's Degree
6 9 (1.87%) APMP
7 6 (1.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 5 (1.04%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 4 (0.83%) CBAP
9 4 (0.83%) MBA
10 3 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.62%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
11 2 (0.41%) IIBA
11 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.96%) SLA
2 47 (9.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 31 (6.43%) QA
4 25 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 24 (4.98%) COBIT
6 15 (3.11%) Data Quality
7 11 (2.28%) PMO
8 5 (1.04%) GDPR
9 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 47 (9.75%) Puppet
2 23 (4.77%) ZABBIX
3 3 (0.62%) Nagios
Vendors
1 63 (13.07%) Microsoft
2 58 (12.03%) Oracle
3 47 (9.75%) EMC
3 47 (9.75%) Pega
4 32 (6.64%) GoldenSource
5 24 (4.98%) IBM
6 20 (4.15%) SAP
7 14 (2.90%) Software AG
8 8 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.66%) webMethods
9 7 (1.45%) CA
10 6 (1.24%) HP
10 6 (1.24%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.24%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.24%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.24%) Unisys
11 5 (1.04%) Splunk
12 4 (0.83%) Adobe
13 3 (0.62%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.62%) Cisco