The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 92 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.085% - 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.00%
Performance Improvement
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
941 792 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.15% 78.73% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 780 723 669
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Bedfordshire region.

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Performance Improvement
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £40,000 -
Performance Improvement
East of England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Performance Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Improvement.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) ColdFusion
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Liferay

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Performance Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) ColdFusion
1 1 (100.00%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Nimsoft