The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Business Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Process Improvement over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Improvement (BPI)
UK / Wales
Rank 85 100 99
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Business Process Improvement 14 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.29% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Median salary £42,500 £51,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.47% -6.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -6.50%  

Business Process Improvement 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 938 1132 1120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.37% 81.03% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 763 949 955
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Improvement in Wales

Business Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Business Process Improvement in Wales

Business Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement in Wales over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Process Improvement in Wales

Business Process Improvement
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Mid Wales - 9 - -
South Wales +15 5 £42,500 -17.47%
Business Process Improvement
UK

Business Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 18 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 13 (72.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (66.67%) SOAP
3 12 (66.67%) Web Services
3 12 (66.67%) XML
3 12 (66.67%) ETL
3 12 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 12 (66.67%) Degree
3 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 12 (66.67%) Data Integration
3 12 (66.67%) REST
4 10 (55.56%) Business Analysis
5 8 (44.44%) Project Management
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) Postgraduate
7 6 (33.33%) C#
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) PHP
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 6 (33.33%) .NET
7 6 (33.33%) SOA
7 6 (33.33%) Service Management
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

Business Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 12 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (22.22%) Advertising
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Solutions Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Business Process Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Process Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) REST
1 12 (66.67%) SOAP
1 12 (66.67%) Web Services
1 12 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 12 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 13 (72.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (66.67%) Data Integration
3 12 (66.67%) ETL
4 10 (55.56%) Business Analysis
5 8 (44.44%) Project Management
6 7 (38.89%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
7 6 (33.33%) ITSM
7 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 6 (33.33%) Service Management
7 6 (33.33%) SOA
7 6 (33.33%) Validation
8 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
8 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
8 4 (22.22%) Data Security
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
8 4 (22.22%) Process Management
9 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
10 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
1 6 (33.33%) Java
1 6 (33.33%) PHP
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
1 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) Postgraduate
3 4 (22.22%) ISEB
4 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SAP