The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Process Improvement
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 38 69
Rank change year-on-year -26 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 3 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.54% 3.88% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 4.61% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -13.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £26,800 £62,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 489 412 471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 88.75% 84.08% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 389 353 340
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Process Improvement in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Release Management
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Ant
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) IaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Service Design
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Service Cloud
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Release Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Unix Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Improvement Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Process Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Managed Services Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Release Management
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Service Design
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle