Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 764 781 916
Rank change year-on-year +17 +135 -178
Permanent jobs citing BPMN 446 498 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 333 403 340
UK median annual salary £52,500 £56,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.80% +2.00%
10th Percentile £33,550 £36,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £83,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -4.04%

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 156751 169256 193744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.24% 88.61%
Number of salaries quoted 123378 140808 159309
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,354 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.01% - +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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +18 435 £52,500 -8.70% 12
UK excluding London +60 262 £50,000 - 12
London -40 180 £65,000 -3.70% 1
South East +68 88 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Midlands +60 62 £57,500 +4.55% 3
North of England -4 53 £52,500 +31.25% 3
West Midlands +33 44 £71,500 +36.19% 2
South West +35 32 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North West -41 22 £37,500 +1.35% 1
East of England 0 21 £41,000 +2.50% 2
East Midlands +49 18 £42,500 -34.62% 1
Yorkshire +21 18 £52,500 -4.55% 2
North East +29 13 £69,000 +97.14%
Wales +21 6 £34,500 -12.38%
Scotland -36 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 250 (56.05%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (51.57%) Business Analysis
3 191 (42.83%) UML
4 160 (35.87%) Finance
5 120 (26.91%) TOGAF
6 114 (25.56%) Web Services
7 103 (23.09%) Security Cleared
8 96 (21.52%) SDLC
9 93 (20.85%) SQL
10 86 (19.28%) Business Process Modelling
11 81 (18.16%) ITIL
11 81 (18.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 73 (16.37%) MS Visio
13 72 (16.14%) Scrum
13 72 (16.14%) Use Case
13 72 (16.14%) Enterprise Architecture
14 69 (15.47%) Data Modelling
15 67 (15.02%) SOA
15 67 (15.02%) Workflow
16 66 (14.80%) Banking
17 65 (14.57%) Validation
17 65 (14.57%) Degree
18 63 (14.13%) REST
19 62 (13.90%) Waterfall
19 62 (13.90%) SOAP
20 61 (13.68%) Enterprise Software
21 60 (13.45%) DevOps
21 60 (13.45%) Root Cause Analysis
21 60 (13.45%) User Acceptance Testing
22 59 (13.23%) Analytical Skills

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 53 (11.88%) Tomcat
2 47 (10.54%) Documentum
3 33 (7.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 31 (6.95%) WebLogic
5 29 (6.50%) Apache
6 27 (6.05%) SharePoint
7 17 (3.81%) Confluence
8 4 (0.90%) Alfresco
9 3 (0.67%) IIS
9 3 (0.67%) JBoss
9 3 (0.67%) Jetty
9 3 (0.67%) nginx
9 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.45%) CMS
10 2 (0.45%) SAS
10 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 73 (16.37%) MS Visio
2 30 (6.73%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (2.69%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.67%) Oracle SCM
2 3 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.45%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.22%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.22%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.93%) GitHub
2 15 (3.36%) IBM Blueworks
3 9 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.12%) Office 365
5 4 (0.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.67%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.45%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.45%) Yammer
8 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.54%) HTTP
1 47 (10.54%) TCP/IP
2 44 (9.87%) SSL
3 6 (1.35%) Ethernet
3 6 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (1.35%) Firewall
3 6 (1.35%) LAN
3 6 (1.35%) NAS
3 6 (1.35%) SAN
3 6 (1.35%) WAN
4 3 (0.67%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.67%) SNMP
5 2 (0.45%) Skype
6 1 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.66%) Data Warehouse
1 52 (11.66%) Relational Database
2 29 (6.50%) SQL Server
3 22 (4.93%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (3.36%) Big Data
5 11 (2.47%) MySQL
6 10 (2.24%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.12%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.90%) Blockchain
10 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.67%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.45%) DataStage
12 2 (0.45%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 51 (11.43%) Jenkins
2 46 (10.31%) Selenium
3 36 (8.07%) JIRA
4 32 (7.17%) Maven
5 26 (5.83%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.79%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.12%) TestRail
9 4 (0.90%) JUnit
10 3 (0.67%) Ant
10 3 (0.67%) CppUnit
10 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.67%) GDB
10 3 (0.67%) Hudson
10 3 (0.67%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.67%) Subversion
10 3 (0.67%) Valgrind
10 3 (0.67%) XMLSpy
11 2 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 160 (35.87%) Finance
2 66 (14.80%) Banking
3 49 (10.99%) Investment Banking
4 45 (10.09%) Retail Banking
5 26 (5.83%) Retail
6 21 (4.71%) Local Government
7 15 (3.36%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.91%) Advertising
9 7 (1.57%) Marketing
9 7 (1.57%) Publishing
10 6 (1.35%) Billing
10 6 (1.35%) Military
11 5 (1.12%) Back Office
11 5 (1.12%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.90%) Legal
13 3 (0.67%) Electronics
13 3 (0.67%) Front Office
14 2 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 239 (53.59%) Analyst
2 208 (46.64%) Business Analyst
3 148 (33.18%) Architect
4 51 (11.43%) Software Architect
5 50 (11.21%) IT Architect
6 35 (7.85%) Agile Business Analyst
7 27 (6.05%) Enterprise Architect
7 27 (6.05%) Senior Analyst
8 24 (5.38%) Pega Architect
9 22 (4.93%) Process Analyst
9 22 (4.93%) Senior Business Analyst
10 19 (4.26%) Business IT Analyst
10 19 (4.26%) IT Analyst
10 19 (4.26%) IT Business Analyst
11 15 (3.36%) Consultant
11 15 (3.36%) Developer
11 15 (3.36%) Infrastructure Architect
12 14 (3.14%) Pensions Analyst
13 12 (2.69%) Business Systems Analyst
14 11 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (25.56%) Web Services
2 63 (14.13%) REST
3 62 (13.90%) SOAP
4 57 (12.78%) Middleware
5 55 (12.33%) JSON
6 51 (11.43%) XML
7 14 (3.14%) .NET
7 14 (3.14%) Spring
8 13 (2.91%) Java EE
9 9 (2.02%) JMS
9 9 (2.02%) Spring Boot
9 9 (2.02%) WSDL
9 9 (2.02%) XSD
10 8 (1.79%) CSS
10 8 (1.79%) Hibernate
10 8 (1.79%) HTML
10 8 (1.79%) JPA
11 6 (1.35%) J2EE
12 5 (1.12%) Drools
12 5 (1.12%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.68%) Enterprise Software
2 59 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (10.09%) Data Structures
3 45 (10.09%) Reference Data
4 44 (9.87%) Algorithms
5 37 (8.30%) Management Information System
6 26 (5.83%) Computer Science
7 21 (4.71%) NHS
8 17 (3.81%) User Experience
9 14 (3.14%) Data Centre
10 9 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.79%) Taxonomies
12 7 (1.57%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (1.35%) FMCG
14 5 (1.12%) Mobile Computing
15 4 (0.90%) Fintech
16 3 (0.67%) CMDB
16 3 (0.67%) Driving Licence
16 3 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.91%) Windows
2 10 (2.24%) Linux
3 7 (1.57%) Unix
4 6 (1.35%) AIX
4 6 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.22%) Android
5 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (56.05%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (51.57%) Business Analysis
3 191 (42.83%) UML
4 120 (26.91%) TOGAF
5 96 (21.52%) SDLC
6 86 (19.28%) Business Process Modelling
7 81 (18.16%) ITIL
7 81 (18.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 72 (16.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 72 (16.14%) Scrum
8 72 (16.14%) Use Case
9 69 (15.47%) Data Modelling
10 67 (15.02%) SOA
10 67 (15.02%) Workflow
11 65 (14.57%) Validation
12 62 (13.90%) Waterfall
13 60 (13.45%) DevOps
13 60 (13.45%) Root Cause Analysis
13 60 (13.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 57 (12.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 93 (20.85%) SQL
2 35 (7.85%) C
3 30 (6.73%) Java
4 10 (2.24%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.02%) C#
6 6 (1.35%) C++
7 5 (1.12%) Delphi
7 5 (1.12%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.90%) Python
9 3 (0.67%) Go
9 3 (0.67%) Groovy
9 3 (0.67%) Ruby
9 3 (0.67%) Scala
10 2 (0.45%) PHP
10 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.45%) XPath
11 1 (0.22%) ABAP
11 1 (0.22%) VB
11 1 (0.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 103 (23.09%) Security Cleared
2 65 (14.57%) Degree
3 31 (6.95%) ISEB
4 19 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 14 (3.14%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.69%) APMP
7 7 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.35%) Master's Degree
8 6 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (1.12%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 4 (0.90%) MBA
11 3 (0.67%) CBAP
12 2 (0.45%) IIBA
12 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.22%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.31%) Disclosure Scotland
1 46 (10.31%) SLA
2 33 (7.40%) QA
3 30 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 15 (3.36%) COBIT
5 9 (2.02%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.35%) PMO
7 5 (1.12%) 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 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 46 (10.31%) Puppet
2 22 (4.93%) ZABBIX
3 3 (0.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (13.23%) Microsoft
2 48 (10.76%) Pega
3 46 (10.31%) EMC
3 46 (10.31%) Oracle
4 44 (9.87%) GoldenSource
5 31 (6.95%) IBM
6 11 (2.47%) SAP
7 10 (2.24%) CA
8 9 (2.02%) HP
9 8 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.79%) webMethods
10 6 (1.35%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.35%) Cisco
10 6 (1.35%) F5
10 6 (1.35%) Google
10 6 (1.35%) Nokia
10 6 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.35%) Software AG
10 6 (1.35%) Splunk
10 6 (1.35%) VMware