Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 776 760 814
Rank change year-on-year -16 +54 +150
Permanent jobs citing BPMN 426 454 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 262 349 410
UK median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% -7.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,750 £80,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -13.64% +22.22%

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 157,709 156,756 180,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.73% 90.60% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 126,494 127,661 150,345
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for BPMN in the UK

BPMN
Top 14 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 23 June 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 -13 401 £52,500 +0.96% 30
UK excluding London -4 281 £47,500 - 22
London -32 139 £65,000 +13.04% 10
South East +45 106 £59,000 +18.00% 7
North of England -11 59 £42,500 - 8
Midlands +20 49 £35,000 -31.71% 3
North West +12 36 £42,500 +25.93% 5
South West -24 34 £72,500 +42.18% 1
East Midlands +39 30 £32,500 -48.00%
Yorkshire -6 23 £47,500 +11.76% 2
West Midlands +1 19 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East of England -10 13 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Scotland -29 12 £48,750 -15.22% 1
Wales +13 8 £22,500 -38.36% 1

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing BPMN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for BPMN.

1 266 (62.44%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (53.52%) UML
3 156 (36.62%) Business Analysis
4 150 (35.21%) Problem-Solving
5 133 (31.22%) Finance
5 133 (31.22%) Degree
6 127 (29.81%) Analytical Skills
7 110 (25.82%) Scrum
8 93 (21.83%) Business Process Modelling
9 89 (20.89%) Waterfall
10 85 (19.95%) Java
11 77 (18.08%) User Stories
12 75 (17.61%) Computer Science
13 73 (17.14%) Systems Analysis
13 73 (17.14%) TOGAF
14 72 (16.90%) Data Modelling
15 71 (16.67%) SQL
16 69 (16.20%) Project Management
17 66 (15.49%) SDLC
18 62 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
19 61 (14.32%) Banking
20 60 (14.08%) PRINCE2
21 56 (13.15%) Self-Motivation
22 55 (12.91%) Web Services
23 52 (12.21%) User Experience
23 52 (12.21%) Innovative Thinking
24 51 (11.97%) Use Case
24 51 (11.97%) ITIL
25 50 (11.74%) TDD
26 49 (11.50%) Workflow

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 (7.51%) JBoss
2 14 (3.29%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.35%) Confluence
4 6 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.17%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.94%) SAS
7 3 (0.70%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.47%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.47%) Mule
8 2 (0.47%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.23%) Apache
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.23%) Documentum
9 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.23%) Jetty
9 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (9.15%) MS Visio
2 23 (5.40%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (4.23%) Microsoft Project
4 17 (3.99%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.94%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.47%) Workfront
3 1 (0.23%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (0.23%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (6.57%) GitHub
3 6 (1.41%) SaaS
4 4 (0.94%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.47%) Asana
5 2 (0.47%) G Suite
5 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.47%) Lucidchart
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 2 (0.47%) Serverless
5 2 (0.47%) Twilio
6 1 (0.23%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.94%) HTTP
2 3 (0.70%) Internet
3 2 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.47%) Firewall
3 2 (0.47%) LAN
3 2 (0.47%) SMS
3 2 (0.47%) SSL
3 2 (0.47%) VPN
3 2 (0.47%) WAN
4 1 (0.23%) Broadband
4 1 (0.23%) DSL
4 1 (0.23%) Intranet
4 1 (0.23%) VLAN
4 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.86%) Big Data
2 31 (7.28%) Relational Database
3 22 (5.16%) NoSQL
4 19 (4.46%) RDBMS
5 14 (3.29%) MongoDB
5 14 (3.29%) SQL Server
6 9 (2.11%) DB2
7 8 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.88%) MySQL
8 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.41%) Data Lake
10 4 (0.94%) Apache Hive
10 4 (0.94%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.70%) HBase
12 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.47%) OLAP
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (7.28%) Jenkins
2 29 (6.81%) Selenium
3 23 (5.40%) JIRA
4 15 (3.52%) JUnit
5 13 (3.05%) Cucumber
5 13 (3.05%) Mockito
6 7 (1.64%) Maven
6 7 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.41%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.94%) Axure RP
8 4 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (0.70%) ERwin
9 3 (0.70%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.70%) Subversion
10 2 (0.47%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.47%) Hudson
10 2 (0.47%) Rational Rose
10 2 (0.47%) Redmine
10 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.23%) Gradle
General
1 133 (31.22%) Finance
2 61 (14.32%) Banking
3 38 (8.92%) Investment Banking
4 32 (7.51%) Financial Institution
5 29 (6.81%) Retail
6 9 (2.11%) Back Office
6 9 (2.11%) Law
6 9 (2.11%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.41%) Legal
8 5 (1.17%) Advertising
9 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.47%) Billing
10 2 (0.47%) Marketing
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Military
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 242 (56.81%) Analyst
2 175 (41.08%) Business Analyst
3 73 (17.14%) Architect
4 54 (12.68%) Business Systems Analyst
4 54 (12.68%) Systems Analyst
5 48 (11.27%) Developer
6 29 (6.81%) Java Developer
7 25 (5.87%) Consultant
8 20 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 20 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (4.46%) Business Architect
10 18 (4.23%) Process Analyst
11 17 (3.99%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (3.99%) Senior Business Analyst
11 17 (3.99%) Senior Java Developer
12 16 (3.76%) IT Analyst
13 15 (3.52%) Enterprise Architect
14 14 (3.29%) Business IT Analyst
14 14 (3.29%) IT Business Analyst
15 13 (3.05%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (12.91%) Web Services
2 42 (9.86%) Spring
3 32 (7.51%) REST
4 28 (6.57%) Natural Language Processing
5 24 (5.63%) AngularJS
5 24 (5.63%) HTML
6 23 (5.40%) React
7 16 (3.76%) HTML5
8 15 (3.52%) XML
9 14 (3.29%) .NET
9 14 (3.29%) CSS
9 14 (3.29%) Java Concurrency
10 11 (2.58%) JSON
11 10 (2.35%) SOAP
12 9 (2.11%) jQuery
13 8 (1.88%) Akka
13 8 (1.88%) Hibernate
14 7 (1.64%) Sass
14 7 (1.64%) WinForms
14 7 (1.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 127 (29.81%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (17.61%) Computer Science
3 56 (13.15%) Self-Motivation
4 52 (12.21%) User Experience
5 43 (10.09%) Management Information System
6 32 (7.51%) Cyberthreat
7 16 (3.76%) NHS
8 15 (3.52%) Analytical Mindset
9 8 (1.88%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.17%) PMI
11 4 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.70%) CMDB
12 3 (0.70%) Taxonomies
13 2 (0.47%) Equities
13 2 (0.47%) Fintech
13 2 (0.47%) LIMS
13 2 (0.47%) Marketing Technology
13 2 (0.47%) Tandem
13 2 (0.47%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.11%) Windows
2 4 (0.94%) Linux
3 2 (0.47%) Unix
3 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.23%) AIX
4 1 (0.23%) Solaris
4 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (62.44%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (53.52%) UML
3 156 (36.62%) Business Analysis
4 150 (35.21%) Problem-Solving
5 110 (25.82%) Scrum
6 93 (21.83%) Business Process Modelling
7 89 (20.89%) Waterfall
8 77 (18.08%) User Stories
9 73 (17.14%) Systems Analysis
9 73 (17.14%) TOGAF
10 72 (16.90%) Data Modelling
11 69 (16.20%) Project Management
12 66 (15.49%) SDLC
13 62 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
14 60 (14.08%) PRINCE2
15 52 (12.21%) Innovative Thinking
16 51 (11.97%) ITIL
16 51 (11.97%) Use Case
17 50 (11.74%) TDD
18 49 (11.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 85 (19.95%) Java
2 71 (16.67%) SQL
3 31 (7.28%) JavaScript
4 15 (3.52%) C
4 15 (3.52%) C#
5 8 (1.88%) Scala
5 8 (1.88%) Shell Script
6 7 (1.64%) Bash Shell
6 7 (1.64%) ES6
6 7 (1.64%) Java 8
7 4 (0.94%) Python
8 3 (0.70%) Groovy
8 3 (0.70%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.70%) XPath
8 3 (0.70%) XQuery
9 2 (0.47%) Go
9 2 (0.47%) PHP
9 2 (0.47%) VBScript
10 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 133 (31.22%) Degree
2 49 (11.50%) Security Cleared
3 25 (5.87%) ISEB
4 16 (3.76%) APMP
5 11 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.11%) CBAP
6 9 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.88%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.64%) BC Cleared
8 7 (1.64%) DBS Check
8 7 (1.64%) IIBA
8 7 (1.64%) PhD
9 5 (1.17%) HND
9 5 (1.17%) MBA
9 5 (1.17%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.94%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.70%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.70%) PMP
12 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 19 (4.46%) Cyber Essentials
2 19 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.82%) QA
4 8 (1.88%) PMO
5 7 (1.64%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.94%) GDPR
7 1 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.47%) Docker
1 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.23%) HDFS
2 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 43 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.76%) Oracle
3 8 (1.88%) CA
4 6 (1.41%) IBM
4 6 (1.41%) Informatica
5 5 (1.17%) BMC
5 5 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.17%) Teradata
6 4 (0.94%) Adobe
6 4 (0.94%) Casewise
6 4 (0.94%) Google
7 3 (0.70%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.70%) Talend
7 3 (0.70%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.47%) Alteryx
8 2 (0.47%) Cisco
8 2 (0.47%) HP
8 2 (0.47%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.47%) VMware
9 1 (0.23%) Blue Prism