Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Process Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Engineer
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1136 1171 1270
Rank change year-on-year +35 +99 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Process Engineer 43 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.005% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 46 6 9
UK median annual salary £32,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.13% -3.13% +33.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,378 £35,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £47,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -23.53% +13.33% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 165,167 169,750 201,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.48% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134,266 141,304 168,229
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,673
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Process Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Process Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Process Engineer in the UK

Process Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Process Engineer in the UK

Process Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Engineer over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Engineer in the UK

Process Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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 +51 43 £32,500 -7.14% 23
UK excluding London +34 34 £32,500 -23.53% 17
East of England - 25 £32,500 - 2
London +14 11 £87,500 +191.67% 6
Midlands - 6 £45,000 - 9
West Midlands - 6 £45,000 - 8
South East +13 2 £42,500 -5.56% 1
North of England +8 1 £40,000 +3.23% 3
North West -5 1 £40,000 +14.29% 2

Process Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Process Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Process Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (48.84%) MATLAB
2 20 (46.51%) Telecoms
2 20 (46.51%) C++
2 20 (46.51%) Physics
2 20 (46.51%) Signal Processing
2 20 (46.51%) Algorithms
3 19 (44.19%) PhD
4 17 (39.53%) Machine Learning
5 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
6 14 (32.56%) Mathematics
6 14 (32.56%) LabVIEW
7 13 (30.23%) Data Analysis
7 13 (30.23%) Finite Element Analysis
7 13 (30.23%) Data Acquisition
8 9 (20.93%) Business Analysis
9 8 (18.60%) Finance
10 7 (16.28%) Degree
11 6 (13.95%) Optoelectronics
11 6 (13.95%) C
11 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
11 6 (13.95%) Electronics
12 5 (11.63%) Change Management
12 5 (11.63%) Front Office
12 5 (11.63%) Project Management
12 5 (11.63%) PMI
12 5 (11.63%) PMI Certification
12 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
12 5 (11.63%) Banking
12 5 (11.63%) Corporate Banking

Process Engineer Skill Set
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 (2.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.33%) Jupyter
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Big Data
1 1 (2.33%) GIS
1 1 (2.33%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) LabVIEW
2 3 (6.98%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (46.51%) Telecoms
2 8 (18.60%) Finance
3 6 (13.95%) Electronics
4 5 (11.63%) Banking
4 5 (11.63%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (11.63%) Front Office
4 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.98%) Military
6 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) CoreNLP
1 1 (2.33%) HEVC
1 1 (2.33%) Keras
1 1 (2.33%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (2.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (2.33%) scikit-learn
1 1 (2.33%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Algorithms
2 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.95%) Optoelectronics
4 5 (11.63%) Derivative
4 5 (11.63%) Exotic Derivative
4 5 (11.63%) PMI
5 4 (9.30%) Replication
6 3 (6.98%) ASIC
6 3 (6.98%) CPLD
6 3 (6.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (6.98%) VHDL
7 2 (4.65%) Reinsurance
8 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Physics
1 20 (46.51%) Signal Processing
2 17 (39.53%) Machine Learning
3 14 (32.56%) Mathematics
4 13 (30.23%) Data Acquisition
4 13 (30.23%) Data Analysis
4 13 (30.23%) Finite Element Analysis
5 9 (20.93%) Business Analysis
6 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.63%) Change Management
7 5 (11.63%) Customer-Centricity
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.63%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.30%) ITIL
8 4 (9.30%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.98%) Change Control
9 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) MATLAB
2 20 (46.51%) C++
3 6 (13.95%) C
4 3 (6.98%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) R
5 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) PhD
2 7 (16.28%) Degree
3 5 (11.63%) PMI Certification
4 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) HND
5 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) MiFID
2 1 (2.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) EMC
1 3 (6.98%) Mentor Graphics
1 3 (6.98%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.33%) Huawei