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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 91 87
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 27 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.45% 1.16% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 1.42% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 19
Median salary £43,750 £43,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.15% -13.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.29% -3.33%  

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 952 1127 1147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.47% 81.37% 85.09%
Number of salaries quoted 782 949 976
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 £25,950
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%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 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
South Wales +13 16 £42,500 -0.87% 4
Mid Wales -3 10 - -
West Wales - 1 £47,500 -
Process Improvement
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 25 (55.56%) Project Management
2 19 (42.22%) Business Process Improvement
2 19 (42.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (42.22%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (40.00%) Degree
4 16 (35.56%) Finance
4 16 (35.56%) Management Information System
5 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
6 13 (28.89%) Data Integration
6 13 (28.89%) REST
6 13 (28.89%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (28.89%) SOAP
6 13 (28.89%) Web Services
6 13 (28.89%) XML
6 13 (28.89%) ETL
6 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
8 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
8 11 (24.44%) Business Analysis
9 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (22.22%) SQL
10 9 (20.00%) ITIL
10 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
11 8 (17.78%) PRINCE
11 8 (17.78%) Service Management
12 7 (15.56%) Process Management
12 7 (15.56%) ITSM
12 7 (15.56%) SQL Server

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 13 (28.89%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (6.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.67%) MS Project
4 1 (2.22%) MS Office
4 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Advertising
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) BizTalk Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Solutions Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Solutions Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) BPM Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Business Process Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Process Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) NetWeaver Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) SAP Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) REST
1 13 (28.89%) SOAP
1 13 (28.89%) Web Services
1 13 (28.89%) XML
2 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) BAPI
3 3 (6.67%) SAP ALE
3 3 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (35.56%) Management Information System
3 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
4 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.67%) User Experience
5 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Project Management
2 19 (42.22%) Business Process Improvement
2 19 (42.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.89%) Data Integration
4 13 (28.89%) ETL
5 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 11 (24.44%) Business Analysis
7 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (20.00%) ITIL
8 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (17.78%) PRINCE
9 8 (17.78%) Service Management
10 7 (15.56%) ITSM
10 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
10 7 (15.56%) Process Management
10 7 (15.56%) Validation
11 6 (13.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 6 (13.33%) Data Security
11 6 (13.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) C#
2 6 (13.33%) Java
2 6 (13.33%) PHP
2 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.67%) ABAP
5 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) Postgraduate
2 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (11.11%) ISEB
3 5 (11.11%) PMP
4 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.22%) APMP
5 1 (2.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) PMO
2 3 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) Splunk
4 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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