The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PDCA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PDCA over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PDCA (Plan-Do-Check-Act)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 877 - 970
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing PDCA 13 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% - 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% - 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Median salary £65,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary - - -

PDCA 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 79998 87554 96376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64425 73206 78779
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

PDCA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PDCA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PDCA in the UK

PDCA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PDCA.

Salary trend for PDCA in the UK

PDCA
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDCA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 13 £65,000 -
England - 13 £65,000 -
City of London - 7 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing PDCA 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 PDCA.

1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (81.25%) Law
3 12 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (75.00%) Project Management
4 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (37.50%) IT Strategy
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) Retail
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) Legal
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (25.00%) iManage
7 4 (25.00%) XenApp
7 4 (25.00%) vSphere
8 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
8 3 (18.75%) QMS
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
8 3 (18.75%) COBIT
9 2 (12.50%) Coaching
9 2 (12.50%) People Management
10 1 (6.25%) Skype
10 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
10 1 (6.25%) Migration
10 1 (6.25%) PMP
10 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification

PDCA
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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Skype
General
1 13 (81.25%) Law
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Infrastructure Manager
1 11 (68.75%) Project Manager
2 10 (62.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) COBIT Manager
3 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 3 (18.75%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Manager
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Process Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Process Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Leader
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2
4 6 (37.50%) IT Strategy
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) QMS
5 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
5 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) People Management
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) vSphere
1 4 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix
1 4 (25.00%) iManage
1 4 (25.00%) VMware