Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN)
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 813 736 849
Rank change year-on-year -77 +113 +58
Permanent jobs citing BPMN 392 470 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.30% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 292 349 385
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,990 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.96% -5.57% +9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,450 £39,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.37% -5.00% +11.11%

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 161,094 155,531 184,376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.85% 90.42% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 130,584 127,997 153,140
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -54 359 £52,500 +2.96% 34
UK excluding London -70 245 £44,000 -7.37% 29
London -20 137 £67,500 +22.73% 10
South East -22 80 £57,000 +8.57% 6
North of England -47 53 £41,000 -3.53% 8
Midlands +35 51 £35,000 -37.78% 4
North West -34 29 £33,750 -2.17% 2
East Midlands +28 27 £32,500 -50.00% 3
West Midlands -3 24 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire -20 24 £43,500 +2.35% 5
South West -28 24 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Scotland -31 15 £51,250 -6.82% 4
East of England -21 13 £44,000 -37.14% 5
Wales -1 9 £22,500 -40.00% 1

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 231 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (50.77%) UML
3 127 (32.40%) Business Analysis
4 119 (30.36%) Problem-Solving
5 107 (27.30%) Finance
6 99 (25.26%) Degree
7 98 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 87 (22.19%) Scrum
9 81 (20.66%) Waterfall
10 80 (20.41%) Business Process Modelling
11 76 (19.39%) SQL
12 71 (18.11%) User Stories
13 69 (17.60%) Data Modelling
14 65 (16.58%) SDLC
15 60 (15.31%) Systems Analysis
16 59 (15.05%) TOGAF
16 59 (15.05%) Java
17 57 (14.54%) Stakeholder Management
17 57 (14.54%) Use Case
18 52 (13.27%) Microsoft
18 52 (13.27%) User Acceptance Testing
19 51 (13.01%) Project Management
20 49 (12.50%) PRINCE2
21 48 (12.24%) Web Services
22 44 (11.22%) ISEB
23 42 (10.71%) User Experience
24 41 (10.46%) Workflow
25 40 (10.20%) Management Information System
25 40 (10.20%) ITIL
26 39 (9.95%) Continuous Integration

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 30 (7.65%) JBoss
2 27 (6.89%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.55%) Confluence
4 9 (2.30%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.77%) SAS
5 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.51%) Anypoint
6 2 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.51%) Mule
6 2 (0.51%) Mule ESB
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (9.69%) MS Visio
2 23 (5.87%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (3.06%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.28%) CA PPM
1 5 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.51%) Workfront
4 1 (0.26%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (5.87%) GitHub
3 6 (1.53%) SaaS
4 3 (0.77%) IBM Blueworks
4 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 2 (0.51%) Serverless
5 2 (0.51%) Twilio
6 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.26%) IaaS
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.02%) Internet
2 2 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (0.51%) Firewall
2 2 (0.51%) HTTP
2 2 (0.51%) LAN
2 2 (0.51%) SMS
2 2 (0.51%) SSL
2 2 (0.51%) VPN
2 2 (0.51%) WAN
3 1 (0.26%) Broadband
3 1 (0.26%) DSL
3 1 (0.26%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (4.59%) Big Data
4 17 (4.34%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.32%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.81%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.55%) MySQL
7 10 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.30%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.04%) Apache Hive
9 8 (2.04%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.79%) HBase
11 4 (1.02%) DB2
11 4 (1.02%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.77%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.51%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (6.89%) Jenkins
2 25 (6.38%) JIRA
3 24 (6.12%) Selenium
4 14 (3.57%) Maven
5 9 (2.30%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.53%) JUnit
8 4 (1.02%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.77%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.77%) Mockito
10 2 (0.51%) Ant
10 2 (0.51%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.51%) Hudson
10 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.26%) Checkstyle
11 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.26%) RequisitePro
11 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 107 (27.30%) Finance
2 33 (8.42%) Banking
3 29 (7.40%) Retail
4 10 (2.55%) Legal
5 9 (2.30%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.30%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.04%) Back Office
7 7 (1.79%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.79%) Law
8 5 (1.28%) Advertising
8 5 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.51%) Billing
9 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Front Office
10 1 (0.26%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Military
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 248 (63.27%) Analyst
2 183 (46.68%) Business Analyst
3 63 (16.07%) Architect
4 54 (13.78%) Business Systems Analyst
4 54 (13.78%) Systems Analyst
5 36 (9.18%) Developer
6 28 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 27 (6.89%) Senior Business Analyst
8 24 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
9 23 (5.87%) Consultant
9 23 (5.87%) Java Developer
10 21 (5.36%) Senior Developer
11 18 (4.59%) Process Analyst
11 18 (4.59%) Senior Java Developer
12 17 (4.34%) Agile Business Analyst
13 16 (4.08%) Finance Business Analyst
13 16 (4.08%) Financial Analyst
13 16 (4.08%) Financial Business Analyst
13 16 (4.08%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 16 (4.08%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.24%) Web Services
2 36 (9.18%) Spring
3 23 (5.87%) Natural Language Processing
4 16 (4.08%) XML
5 14 (3.57%) REST
6 13 (3.32%) HTML
7 12 (3.06%) Hibernate
8 10 (2.55%) Java EE
8 10 (2.55%) jBPM
9 9 (2.30%) AngularJS
9 9 (2.30%) React
10 8 (2.04%) J2EE
11 7 (1.79%) .NET
11 7 (1.79%) JSON
11 7 (1.79%) SOAP
11 7 (1.79%) XSLT
12 6 (1.53%) CSS
12 6 (1.53%) Drools
12 6 (1.53%) jQuery
12 6 (1.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 98 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (10.71%) User Experience
3 40 (10.20%) Management Information System
4 36 (9.18%) Computer Science
5 32 (8.16%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (5.61%) NHS
7 11 (2.81%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (1.02%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.77%) CMDB
11 3 (0.77%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.77%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.51%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.51%) Equities
12 2 (0.51%) Fintech
12 2 (0.51%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.51%) Tandem
12 2 (0.51%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.79%) Windows
2 6 (1.53%) Linux
3 2 (0.51%) Unix
3 2 (0.51%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.26%) AIX
4 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (50.77%) UML
3 127 (32.40%) Business Analysis
4 119 (30.36%) Problem-Solving
5 87 (22.19%) Scrum
6 81 (20.66%) Waterfall
7 80 (20.41%) Business Process Modelling
8 71 (18.11%) User Stories
9 69 (17.60%) Data Modelling
10 65 (16.58%) SDLC
11 60 (15.31%) Systems Analysis
12 59 (15.05%) TOGAF
13 57 (14.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 57 (14.54%) Use Case
14 52 (13.27%) User Acceptance Testing
15 51 (13.01%) Project Management
16 49 (12.50%) PRINCE2
17 41 (10.46%) Workflow
18 40 (10.20%) ITIL
19 39 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 76 (19.39%) SQL
2 59 (15.05%) Java
3 20 (5.10%) C
4 19 (4.85%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.30%) C#
6 8 (2.04%) Java 8
7 5 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.02%) C++
9 3 (0.77%) Groovy
9 3 (0.77%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.51%) ES6
10 2 (0.51%) PHP
10 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.51%) Python
10 2 (0.51%) Scala
10 2 (0.51%) VBScript
10 2 (0.51%) XPath
11 1 (0.26%) Go
11 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 99 (25.26%) Degree
2 44 (11.22%) ISEB
3 26 (6.63%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.32%) APMP
5 11 (2.81%) TOGAF Certification
6 8 (2.04%) IIBA
7 5 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.02%) CBAP
8 4 (1.02%) HND
8 4 (1.02%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.51%) PhD
11 1 (0.26%) CISM
11 1 (0.26%) CISSP
11 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 15 (3.83%) PMO
3 8 (2.04%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.02%) GDPR
5 4 (1.02%) QA
6 1 (0.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.51%) Docker
1 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 52 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.10%) Oracle
3 18 (4.59%) Informatica
4 10 (2.55%) Alteryx
5 9 (2.30%) CA
6 7 (1.79%) Talend
7 6 (1.53%) IBM
8 5 (1.28%) HP
8 5 (1.28%) Planview
8 5 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.77%) BMC
9 3 (0.77%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.77%) Teradata
10 2 (0.51%) Automation Anywhere
10 2 (0.51%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.51%) Cisco
10 2 (0.51%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.51%) Pega
10 2 (0.51%) SAP
10 2 (0.51%) VMware