Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Process Improvement (BPI)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 319 350
Rank change year-on-year +38 +31 -21
Permanent jobs citing Business Process Improvement 18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.12% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.13% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 6
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -2.91% -23.70%
10th Percentile £37,750 £47,500 £36,875
90th Percentile £86,375 £52,500 £54,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -15.00%

Business 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,333 9,178 11,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.73% 90.58% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6,411 7,603 8,718
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,900 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £65,489
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Business Process Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Business Process Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Business Process Improvement in the West Midlands

Business Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Process Improvement in the West Midlands

Business Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Process Improvement in the West Midlands

Business Process Improvement
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Birmingham - 6 £62,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £47,500 -
Business Process Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Business Process Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Process Improvement.

1 18 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 12 (66.67%) ERP
3 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 8 (44.44%) Product Management
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) JSON
4 8 (44.44%) XML
4 8 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (38.89%) ATM
5 7 (38.89%) SaaS
5 7 (38.89%) QA
6 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) Movex
7 4 (22.22%) Change Control
7 4 (22.22%) Infor M3
7 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
8 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (11.11%) Commercial Awareness
9 2 (11.11%) Infor
9 2 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) Infor LN
9 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) SQL
9 2 (11.11%) Management Information System

Business Process Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Infor M3
1 4 (22.22%) Movex
2 2 (11.11%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) ATM
General
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
1 11 (61.11%) Business Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Business Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) ERP Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) IT Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Director
4 2 (11.11%) Operations Director
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) ERP Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) JSON
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.56%) Reinsurance
4 1 (5.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 12 (66.67%) ERP
3 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 8 (44.44%) Product Management
5 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (22.22%) Change Control
6 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Commercial Awareness
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.56%) BPR
8 1 (5.56%) Data Management
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Baan
1 2 (11.11%) Infor
2 1 (5.56%) Capita
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) VMware