Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Process Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1084 1152 1233
Rank change year-on-year +68 +81 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Process Engineer 58 47 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.027% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.028% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 33 60 8
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,128
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -8.99%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £92,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -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 158,047 167,700 184,728
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 95.94% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127,340 134,271 154,809
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 19 October 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 19 October 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 58 £35,000 - 25
UK excluding London +55 57 £35,000 +7.69% 24
East of England +49 41 £33,750 +3.85% 4
West Midlands +32 7 £45,000 - 4
Midlands +14 7 £45,000 - 5
South East +3 5 £53,750 +7.50% 4
North of England +25 4 £50,000 +25.00% 5
North West +9 4 £50,000 +25.00% 3
London +13 1 - - 3

Process Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 40 (68.97%) Physics
2 39 (67.24%) PhD
3 33 (56.90%) Telecoms
4 31 (53.45%) Degree
5 26 (44.83%) Data Science
6 24 (41.38%) Algorithms
6 24 (41.38%) Machine Learning
7 23 (39.66%) Signal Processing
7 23 (39.66%) MATLAB
8 20 (34.48%) C++
9 18 (31.03%) Experimental Design
10 17 (29.31%) Mathematics
11 16 (27.59%) Change Control
11 16 (27.59%) Data Analysis
12 14 (24.14%) Manufacturing
12 14 (24.14%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (18.97%) Chemistry
14 11 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (17.24%) FMEA
15 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
15 10 (17.24%) Statistical Analysis
15 10 (17.24%) Python
16 9 (15.52%) Cloud Computing
16 9 (15.52%) Tech Ops
16 9 (15.52%) Line Management
16 9 (15.52%) Digital Signal Processing
17 8 (13.79%) Acoustics
17 8 (13.79%) Data Acquisition
17 8 (13.79%) Finite Element Analysis

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 4 (6.90%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Big Data
2 4 (6.90%) Text Mining
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 33 (56.90%) Telecoms
2 14 (24.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) CoreNLP
1 4 (6.90%) Keras
1 4 (6.90%) Natural Language Processing
1 4 (6.90%) TensorFlow
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Algorithms
2 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.79%) Acoustics
4 5 (8.62%) Optoelectronics
4 5 (8.62%) Replication
5 4 (6.90%) Social Media
6 1 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.72%) Life Science
6 1 (1.72%) User Experience
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) Physics
2 26 (44.83%) Data Science
3 24 (41.38%) Machine Learning
4 23 (39.66%) Signal Processing
5 18 (31.03%) Experimental Design
6 17 (29.31%) Mathematics
7 16 (27.59%) Change Control
7 16 (27.59%) Data Analysis
8 14 (24.14%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (18.97%) Chemistry
10 11 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (17.24%) FMEA
11 10 (17.24%) Statistical Analysis
12 9 (15.52%) Digital Signal Processing
12 9 (15.52%) Line Management
12 9 (15.52%) Tech Ops
13 8 (13.79%) Data Acquisition
13 8 (13.79%) Finite Element Analysis
14 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) MATLAB
2 20 (34.48%) C++
3 10 (17.24%) Python
4 5 (8.62%) Java
5 4 (6.90%) Scala
6 1 (1.72%) C
6 1 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (67.24%) PhD
2 31 (53.45%) Degree
3 4 (6.90%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Google
2 2 (3.45%) Huawei
3 1 (1.72%) Automation Anywhere
3 1 (1.72%) Blue Prism
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Software AG
3 1 (1.72%) Twitter
3 1 (1.72%) UiPath
3 1 (1.72%) webMethods