Period
to 24 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Process Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1144 1158 1257
Rank change year-on-year +14 +99 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Process Engineer 39 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.011% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 11
UK median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -48.28% +93.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £48,900 £93,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% -6.67%

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 170,983 164,036 196,425
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.55% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 139,864 136,205 164,842
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Process Engineer in the UK

Process Engineer
Top 8 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 24 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 -6 39 £32,500 - 5
UK excluding London +6 36 £32,500 - 5
East of England +1 22 £32,500 - 2
South East -2 10 £47,500 -5.00% 2
London -40 3 - -
North of England -13 2 - - 1
North West - 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £35,500 -

Process Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, Process Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Process Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (53.85%) Algorithms
2 18 (46.15%) C++
2 18 (46.15%) MATLAB
2 18 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 18 (46.15%) Physics
3 17 (43.59%) Signal Processing
4 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 15 (38.46%) PhD
5 14 (35.90%) Machine Learning
6 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 12 (30.77%) Data Science
8 10 (25.64%) Data Acquisition
8 10 (25.64%) Finite Element Analysis
8 10 (25.64%) Data Analysis
8 10 (25.64%) LabVIEW
9 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (17.95%) Customer-Centricity
10 6 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
11 5 (12.82%) Optoelectronics
11 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
11 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
11 5 (12.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (12.82%) Degree
12 4 (10.26%) Xilinx
12 4 (10.26%) Avionics
12 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (10.26%) Altera
12 4 (10.26%) Simulink

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:

Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Simulink
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.26%) Avionics
4 2 (5.13%) Electronics
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HEVC
1 1 (2.56%) OpenCV
1 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
1 1 (2.56%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Algorithms
2 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (12.82%) Optoelectronics
4 4 (10.26%) Replication
5 2 (5.13%) Reinsurance
5 2 (5.13%) User Experience
6 1 (2.56%) Life Science
6 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Mathematics
1 18 (46.15%) Physics
2 17 (43.59%) Signal Processing
3 14 (35.90%) Machine Learning
4 12 (30.77%) Data Science
5 10 (25.64%) Data Acquisition
5 10 (25.64%) Data Analysis
5 10 (25.64%) Finite Element Analysis
6 7 (17.95%) Customer-Centricity
6 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
8 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) ITIL
9 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
9 4 (10.26%) SDLC
10 3 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
10 3 (7.69%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) C++
1 18 (46.15%) MATLAB
2 4 (10.26%) Delphi
3 2 (5.13%) C
3 2 (5.13%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) PhD
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) HND
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Altera
1 4 (10.26%) Freescale
1 4 (10.26%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.56%) Huawei
2 1 (2.56%) Ivanti