Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Process Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Process Improvement over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 91 126
Rank change year-on-year -10 +35 -4
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 42 66 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.02% 2.50% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 2.81% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 53 25
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -13.98%
10th Percentile £28,955 £32,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £62,375 £62,250 £50,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1870 2348 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.95% 88.97% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 2008 1946
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,432 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Process Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Process Improvement in Wales

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Wales

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Process Improvement in Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Process Improvement in Wales

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 Process Improvement within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 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
South Wales +7 31 £44,500 -1.11% 2
North Wales - 7 £40,000 - 1
Mid Wales -5 2 - -
West Wales - 1 - -
Process Improvement
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Process Improvement.

1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.95%) Finance
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) QA
5 10 (23.81%) Release Management
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (23.81%) Project Management
6 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 9 (21.43%) Degree
7 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
7 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
7 8 (19.05%) SDLC
8 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 7 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 7 (16.67%) Scrum
9 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
9 6 (14.29%) Oracle
9 6 (14.29%) ERP
9 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
10 5 (11.90%) Kanban
10 5 (11.90%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (11.90%) Sitecore
10 5 (11.90%) jQuery
10 5 (11.90%) Umbraco

Process Improvement
Co-occurring 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 5 (11.90%) CMS
1 5 (11.90%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (11.90%) Umbraco
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.76%) WhereScape RED
5 1 (2.38%) MS Access
5 1 (2.38%) Power BI
5 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.52%) Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Advertising
5 2 (4.76%) Aerospace
5 2 (4.76%) Law
6 1 (2.38%) Military
6 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Salesforce Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Developer
5 3 (7.14%) BPM Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Business Process Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
1 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
1 5 (11.90%) jQuery
1 5 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (11.90%) React
1 5 (11.90%) RequireJS
2 3 (7.14%) Visualforce
3 2 (4.76%) COM
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) IDoc
4 1 (2.38%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.38%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) Clustering
5 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.76%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (4.76%) VLE
6 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (23.81%) Project Management
2 10 (23.81%) Release Management
3 8 (19.05%) SDLC
3 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 7 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (14.29%) ERP
6 5 (11.90%) Code Coverage
6 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
6 5 (11.90%) DevOps
6 5 (11.90%) ITIL
6 5 (11.90%) Kanban
6 5 (11.90%) PRINCE
6 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.90%) Six Sigma
6 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (9.52%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.90%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) Apex Code
4 3 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) ABAP
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) R
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) HND
3 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.38%) PMP
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) XenApp
1 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Data Guard
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle
4 5 (11.90%) Sitecore
5 3 (7.14%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) Jitterbit
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.38%) NetApp
7 1 (2.38%) VMware