Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 753 758 913
Rank change year-on-year +5 +155 -173
Permanent jobs citing BPMN 454 502 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 335 398 356
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £36,250 £39,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £83,750 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +1.01%

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 160900 169699 194446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126975 141046 160155
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 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 18 November 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 18 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
England +10 440 £52,500 -4.55% 18
UK excluding London +55 267 £50,000 +5.26% 17
London -43 183 £65,000 +4.00% 6
South East +44 89 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Midlands +45 61 £60,000 +9.09%
North of England -26 51 £52,500 +40.00% 7
West Midlands +32 43 £71,500 +33.02%
South West +13 33 £52,750 +5.50% 1
East of England +14 24 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North West -59 21 £36,250 +5.07% 2
East Midlands +44 18 £42,500 -34.62%
Yorkshire +30 17 £52,500 +11.11% 5
North East +20 13 £69,000 +97.14%
Wales +22 8 £32,250 -21.82%
Scotland -28 2 £52,500 +8.25% 5

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 255 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (51.32%) Business Analysis
3 207 (45.59%) UML
4 163 (35.90%) Finance
5 125 (27.53%) TOGAF
6 114 (25.11%) Web Services
7 102 (22.47%) SQL
8 100 (22.03%) Security Cleared
9 94 (20.70%) SDLC
10 82 (18.06%) Business Process Modelling
11 80 (17.62%) ITIL
11 80 (17.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 76 (16.74%) MS Visio
12 76 (16.74%) Enterprise Architecture
13 74 (16.30%) Data Modelling
13 74 (16.30%) Scrum
14 72 (15.86%) Use Case
15 71 (15.64%) SOA
16 69 (15.20%) Degree
17 66 (14.54%) Validation
18 65 (14.32%) Banking
19 63 (13.88%) Workflow
19 63 (13.88%) OO
20 62 (13.66%) Microsoft
20 62 (13.66%) Enterprise Software
21 61 (13.44%) REST
22 60 (13.22%) Waterfall
22 60 (13.22%) SOAP
23 58 (12.78%) BPEL
23 58 (12.78%) Root Cause Analysis

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 51 (11.23%) Tomcat
2 45 (9.91%) Documentum
3 33 (7.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 31 (6.83%) SharePoint
4 31 (6.83%) WebLogic
5 27 (5.95%) Apache
6 14 (3.08%) Confluence
7 4 (0.88%) Alfresco
7 4 (0.88%) JBoss
8 3 (0.66%) IIS
8 3 (0.66%) Jetty
8 3 (0.66%) nginx
8 3 (0.66%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.44%) SAS
9 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 76 (16.74%) MS Visio
2 29 (6.39%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (2.42%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (0.44%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.22%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.22%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.22%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.85%) GitHub
2 15 (3.30%) IBM Blueworks
3 7 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.10%) Office 365
5 4 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.44%) Dropbox
6 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.44%) Yammer
7 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.35%) HTTP
1 47 (10.35%) TCP/IP
2 44 (9.69%) SSL
3 6 (1.32%) Ethernet
3 6 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (1.32%) Firewall
3 6 (1.32%) LAN
3 6 (1.32%) NAS
3 6 (1.32%) SAN
3 6 (1.32%) WAN
4 3 (0.66%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.66%) SNMP
5 2 (0.44%) Skype
6 1 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.33%) Data Warehouse
1 56 (12.33%) Relational Database
2 34 (7.49%) SQL Server
3 22 (4.85%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (3.30%) Big Data
5 14 (3.08%) MySQL
6 12 (2.64%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.98%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.32%) Blockchain
9 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.10%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.66%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.66%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.44%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.44%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 49 (10.79%) Jenkins
2 44 (9.69%) Selenium
3 39 (8.59%) JIRA
4 32 (7.05%) Maven
5 27 (5.95%) Git (software)
6 10 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.98%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.10%) JUnit
9 4 (0.88%) Ant
10 3 (0.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (0.66%) CppUnit
10 3 (0.66%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.66%) GDB
10 3 (0.66%) Hudson
10 3 (0.66%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.66%) Subversion
10 3 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.66%) Valgrind
10 3 (0.66%) XMLSpy
General
1 163 (35.90%) Finance
2 65 (14.32%) Banking
3 49 (10.79%) Investment Banking
4 45 (9.91%) Retail Banking
5 28 (6.17%) Retail
6 19 (4.19%) Local Government
7 12 (2.64%) Advertising
7 12 (2.64%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.54%) Legal
9 6 (1.32%) Billing
9 6 (1.32%) Military
9 6 (1.32%) Publishing
10 5 (1.10%) Marketing
11 3 (0.66%) Back Office
11 3 (0.66%) Electronics
11 3 (0.66%) Front Office
12 2 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 241 (53.08%) Analyst
2 209 (46.04%) Business Analyst
3 151 (33.26%) Architect
4 51 (11.23%) IT Architect
5 49 (10.79%) Software Architect
6 36 (7.93%) Agile Business Analyst
7 29 (6.39%) Enterprise Architect
7 29 (6.39%) Senior Analyst
8 23 (5.07%) Senior Business Analyst
9 22 (4.85%) Pega Architect
10 21 (4.63%) Process Analyst
11 19 (4.19%) Business IT Analyst
11 19 (4.19%) IT Analyst
11 19 (4.19%) IT Business Analyst
12 18 (3.96%) Consultant
12 18 (3.96%) Developer
13 16 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (3.30%) Infrastructure Architect
15 14 (3.08%) Pensions Analyst
15 14 (3.08%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (25.11%) Web Services
2 61 (13.44%) REST
3 60 (13.22%) SOAP
4 55 (12.11%) JSON
4 55 (12.11%) Middleware
5 53 (11.67%) XML
6 15 (3.30%) Spring
7 14 (3.08%) Java EE
8 13 (2.86%) .NET
9 10 (2.20%) Hibernate
10 9 (1.98%) CSS
10 9 (1.98%) HTML
10 9 (1.98%) J2EE
10 9 (1.98%) JMS
10 9 (1.98%) Spring Boot
10 9 (1.98%) WSDL
10 9 (1.98%) XSD
11 8 (1.76%) JPA
12 7 (1.54%) RESTful
13 6 (1.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.66%) Enterprise Software
2 55 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (10.57%) Data Structures
4 45 (9.91%) Reference Data
5 44 (9.69%) Algorithms
6 39 (8.59%) Management Information System
7 26 (5.73%) Computer Science
7 26 (5.73%) NHS
8 19 (4.19%) User Experience
9 14 (3.08%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.76%) Taxonomies
12 6 (1.32%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (1.10%) Fintech
13 5 (1.10%) FMCG
13 5 (1.10%) Mobile Computing
14 3 (0.66%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.66%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.30%) Windows
2 12 (2.64%) Linux
3 7 (1.54%) Unix
4 6 (1.32%) AIX
4 6 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.22%) Android
5 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (51.32%) Business Analysis
3 207 (45.59%) UML
4 125 (27.53%) TOGAF
5 94 (20.70%) SDLC
6 82 (18.06%) Business Process Modelling
7 80 (17.62%) ITIL
7 80 (17.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 76 (16.74%) Enterprise Architecture
9 74 (16.30%) Data Modelling
9 74 (16.30%) Scrum
10 72 (15.86%) Use Case
11 71 (15.64%) SOA
12 66 (14.54%) Validation
13 63 (13.88%) OO
13 63 (13.88%) Workflow
14 60 (13.22%) Waterfall
15 58 (12.78%) DevOps
15 58 (12.78%) Root Cause Analysis
15 58 (12.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (22.47%) SQL
2 36 (7.93%) Java
3 33 (7.27%) C
4 11 (2.42%) C#
4 11 (2.42%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.98%) C++
6 7 (1.54%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.10%) Delphi
8 4 (0.88%) Python
9 3 (0.66%) Go
9 3 (0.66%) Groovy
9 3 (0.66%) Ruby
9 3 (0.66%) Scala
9 3 (0.66%) XPath
10 2 (0.44%) PHP
10 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.44%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.22%) ABAP
11 1 (0.22%) VB
11 1 (0.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 100 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 69 (15.20%) Degree
3 35 (7.71%) ISEB
4 17 (3.74%) DV Cleared
5 15 (3.30%) APMP
6 12 (2.64%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (1.10%) CBAP
9 5 (1.10%) IIBA
9 5 (1.10%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 4 (0.88%) MBA
11 3 (0.66%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.22%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 44 (9.69%) SLA
2 35 (7.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 31 (6.83%) QA
4 11 (2.42%) COBIT
5 10 (2.20%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.54%) PMO
7 5 (1.10%) GDPR
8 1 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (9.69%) Puppet
2 22 (4.85%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 62 (13.66%) Microsoft
2 47 (10.35%) Oracle
3 46 (10.13%) Pega
4 44 (9.69%) EMC
4 44 (9.69%) GoldenSource
5 30 (6.61%) IBM
6 12 (2.64%) CA
7 10 (2.20%) SAP
8 8 (1.76%) HP
9 7 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.32%) Cisco
10 6 (1.32%) F5
10 6 (1.32%) Nokia
10 6 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.32%) VMware
11 5 (1.10%) Google
11 5 (1.10%) Informatica
12 4 (0.88%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.88%) Splunk