The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 766 690 770
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +80
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 122 163 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 78 97 85
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £100,000 £87,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.00%
Performance Improvement
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87806 79197 86082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.80% 79.57% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70655 65397 73602
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in England

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

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in England

Performance Improvement
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Performance Improvement Salary Histogram in England

Performance Improvement
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the England 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
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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
London -30 49 £45,000 -33.33% 3
South East -20 23 £44,000 -41.33% 2
East of England -2 18 £55,000 +84.87% 2
North West -7 13 £28,250 -19.28% 2
West Midlands -17 6 £42,535 -12.74% 1
East Midlands -15 5 £35,000 +27.27%
South West -19 4 £33,500 +7.20%
Yorkshire -71 1 - - 1
Performance Improvement
UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 220 (62.15%) Finance
2 169 (47.74%) Change Management
3 130 (36.72%) Risk Management
4 124 (35.03%) Project Management
5 91 (25.71%) Degree
6 75 (21.19%) Oracle
7 50 (14.12%) SQL Server
8 49 (13.84%) Analytics
9 47 (13.28%) SQL
10 44 (12.43%) Business Transformation
11 43 (12.15%) Microsoft
12 40 (11.30%) MS Excel
13 38 (10.73%) Windows
14 36 (10.17%) ITIL
15 34 (9.60%) Java
16 33 (9.32%) Telecoms
17 32 (9.04%) Retail
17 32 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
18 31 (8.76%) Data Management
18 31 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
18 31 (8.76%) Oracle Database
19 30 (8.47%) IBM
20 29 (8.19%) Cisco Certification
20 29 (8.19%) Test Strategy
21 28 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
22 27 (7.63%) Information Security
22 27 (7.63%) Migration
22 27 (7.63%) Service Management
22 27 (7.63%) CISSP
22 27 (7.63%) CCNP

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 16 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.95%) SAS
3 9 (2.54%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.26%) Commerce Server
4 8 (2.26%) IIS
4 8 (2.26%) Adobe CQ
5 7 (1.98%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.56%) Apache
8 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.56%) CICS
9 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.28%) WordPress
9 1 (0.28%) Liferay
9 1 (0.28%) Lync
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.95%) SPSS
3 13 (3.67%) MS Office
4 7 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.85%) Vensim
6 2 (0.56%) MS Project
7 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (2.26%) Fredhopper
3 6 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (1.41%) Bond Adapt
5 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.28%) Agresso
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.98%) SaaS
3 3 (0.85%) Force.com
4 2 (0.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.54%) Network Security
2 6 (1.69%) VPN
2 6 (1.69%) Internet
2 6 (1.69%) Extranet
3 4 (1.13%) VoIP
4 3 (0.85%) Firewall
5 2 (0.56%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.56%) WAN
5 2 (0.56%) LAN
6 1 (0.28%) Broadband
6 1 (0.28%) 3G
6 1 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) 2G
6 1 (0.28%) 4G
6 1 (0.28%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.28%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.76%) Oracle Database
3 25 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (5.08%) QlikView
6 16 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (4.52%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (3.39%) Big Data
7 12 (3.39%) Data Mining
8 11 (3.11%) DB2
9 10 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 4 (1.13%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (0.85%) MS Access
12 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (0.28%) JMeter
2 1 (0.28%) Selenium
2 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 220 (62.15%) Finance
2 33 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 32 (9.04%) Retail
4 26 (7.34%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.80%) Marketing
6 13 (3.67%) Banking
7 10 (2.82%) Back Office
8 8 (2.26%) Billing
9 6 (1.69%) Legal
9 6 (1.69%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (1.41%) Games
10 5 (1.41%) Front Office
10 5 (1.41%) Advertising
11 2 (0.56%) French Language
12 1 (0.28%) German Language
12 1 (0.28%) Korean Language
12 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.28%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 158 (44.63%) Consultant
2 86 (24.29%) Technology Consultant
3 35 (9.89%) Senior Consultant
4 34 (9.60%) Developer
5 31 (8.76%) DBA
6 24 (6.78%) Analyst
7 21 (5.93%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (4.24%) Java Developer
9 14 (3.95%) Senior Manager
9 14 (3.95%) Senior Developer
9 14 (3.95%) Administrator
10 12 (3.39%) Business Analyst
11 11 (3.11%) Account Manager
11 11 (3.11%) SQL DBA
12 9 (2.54%) Team Leader
12 9 (2.54%) Delivery Manager
12 9 (2.54%) Software Engineer
13 8 (2.26%) Project Manager
13 8 (2.26%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 8 (2.26%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.08%) .NET
2 17 (4.80%) HTML
2 17 (4.80%) CSS
3 15 (4.24%) CORBA
3 15 (4.24%) J2SE
3 15 (4.24%) JMS
4 10 (2.82%) Swing
4 10 (2.82%) HTML5
4 10 (2.82%) CSS3
5 9 (2.54%) SailPoint
5 9 (2.54%) SAML
5 9 (2.54%) OAuth
5 9 (2.54%) OpenID
6 8 (2.26%) WebCenter
6 8 (2.26%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.41%) J2EE
8 3 (0.85%) Web Services
8 3 (0.85%) Visualforce
8 3 (0.85%) Middleware
9 2 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.06%) Management Information System
1 25 (7.06%) Life Science
2 18 (5.08%) Visualisation
3 13 (3.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.82%) Social Media
6 9 (2.54%) PKI
6 9 (2.54%) Cryptography
6 9 (2.54%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.26%) Economics
7 8 (2.26%) Derivative
8 7 (1.98%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.69%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.69%) Data Conversion
10 5 (1.41%) Statistics
10 5 (1.41%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.41%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.41%) Smart Meter
11 4 (1.13%) iPhone
12 3 (0.85%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.73%) Windows
2 13 (3.67%) UNIX
3 12 (3.39%) Windows 7
4 11 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.69%) Linux
8 5 (1.41%) Android
9 2 (0.56%) zOS
10 1 (0.28%) AIX
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (47.74%) Change Management
2 130 (36.72%) Risk Management
3 124 (35.03%) Project Management
4 49 (13.84%) Analytics
5 44 (12.43%) Business Transformation
6 36 (10.17%) ITIL
7 32 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (8.76%) Data Management
9 29 (8.19%) Test Strategy
10 28 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (7.63%) Information Security
11 27 (7.63%) Migration
11 27 (7.63%) Service Management
12 25 (7.06%) E-Commerce
13 23 (6.50%) Service Delivery
13 23 (6.50%) Programme Management
13 23 (6.50%) Asset Management
13 23 (6.50%) Information Management
13 23 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 47 (13.28%) SQL
2 34 (9.60%) Java
3 22 (6.21%) T-SQL
4 20 (5.65%) PL/SQL
5 17 (4.80%) C#
6 11 (3.11%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.11%) C
7 10 (2.82%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.54%) R
8 9 (2.54%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.54%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.85%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.56%) REXX
10 2 (0.56%) JCL
10 2 (0.56%) COBOL
11 1 (0.28%) Perl
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (25.71%) Degree
2 29 (8.19%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (7.63%) CCNP
3 27 (7.63%) CISSP
4 20 (5.65%) CCNA
4 20 (5.65%) ISEB
5 15 (4.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (2.54%) CISM
8 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.41%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.13%) MBA
10 3 (0.85%) MCSE
11 2 (0.56%) RHCE
11 2 (0.56%) APMP
11 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.56%) PMP
11 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.28%) MOS
12 1 (0.28%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (5.37%) QA
3 11 (3.11%) SLA
4 9 (2.54%) TickIT
5 7 (1.98%) COBIT
6 6 (1.69%) EMIR
6 6 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.28%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.28%) UCITS
System Software
1 12 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.56%) KVM
4 1 (0.28%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 11 (3.11%) BMC PATROL
2 10 (2.82%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.28%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.28%) Nagios
4 1 (0.28%) WSUS
4 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (21.19%) Oracle
2 43 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.47%) IBM
4 16 (4.52%) SAP
5 15 (4.24%) TIBCO
6 14 (3.95%) Business Objects
7 10 (2.82%) Sybase
7 10 (2.82%) Informatica
8 9 (2.54%) Cognos
8 9 (2.54%) Ab Initio
8 9 (2.54%) Tableau
8 9 (2.54%) Aveksa
9 8 (2.26%) hybris
9 8 (2.26%) ATG
9 8 (2.26%) Open Text
9 8 (2.26%) Endeca
9 8 (2.26%) Adobe
9 8 (2.26%) HP
10 6 (1.69%) FrontRange
10 6 (1.69%) Planview
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Age UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Kendal
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Annapurna
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochdale
Agilisys
Salary: £17500 - £19500
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + final salary pension
Posted: 11 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago