Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PDCA (Plan-Do-Check-Act)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1203 1220 1313
Rank change year-on-year +17 +93 -3
Permanent jobs citing PDCA 8 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.001% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
UK median annual salary £65,000 £26,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +145.28% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £26,500 -
% change year-on-year +83.02% - -

PDCA 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 161950 169183 194286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.41% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 127926 140515 160119
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 £79,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

PDCA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PDCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PDCA over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PDCA in the UK

PDCA
Top 5 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 6 months to 24 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 +50 8 £65,000 +145.28% 1
London - 7 £65,000 - 1
UK excluding London +50 1 £48,500 +83.02%
Midlands +32 1 £48,500 +83.02%
East Midlands - 1 £48,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Law
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Skype
6 1 (12.50%) iManage
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 1 (12.50%) Legal
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) PMP
6 1 (12.50%) 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
General
1 7 (87.50%) Law
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
3 3 (37.50%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) People Management
6 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) iManage
1 1 (12.50%) VMware