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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Improvement
Rank 746 667 767
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +100
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 112 235 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.21% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.26% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 63 70 76
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
83276 90851 80863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.09% 82.74% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 68571 74463 67326
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 -84 62 £57,500 +4.54% 4
South East +32 36 £46,950 +15.21% 1
North West -1 4 - - 4
East Midlands +8 3 £40,000 -
South West -11 3 £40,000 -6.97% 1
East of England +6 1 - -
West Midlands -9 1 £40,000 -60.00% 2
Performance Improvement
UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 86 (36.75%) Finance
2 70 (29.91%) Microsoft
3 54 (23.08%) Degree
4 49 (20.94%) Project Management
5 39 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 39 (16.67%) ITIL
6 38 (16.24%) Windows
7 37 (15.81%) SQL Server
7 37 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (14.53%) SQL
9 30 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (11.97%) Service Management
11 23 (9.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (9.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (8.97%) MS Office
13 20 (8.55%) Telecoms
13 20 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (8.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 20 (8.55%) Data Protection
13 20 (8.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (8.12%) Analytics
14 19 (8.12%) Data Centre
14 19 (8.12%) Manufacturing
15 18 (7.69%) VMware
15 18 (7.69%) Risk Management
15 18 (7.69%) Banking
15 18 (7.69%) Internet
15 18 (7.69%) Business Transformation
15 18 (7.69%) Marketing
15 18 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 14 (5.98%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.99%) CMS
4 6 (2.56%) SAS
5 4 (1.71%) IIS
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (0.43%) Node.js
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.43%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.43%) MTS
Applications
1 39 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.97%) MS Office
3 13 (5.56%) MS Project
4 12 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.71%) SPSS
6 3 (1.28%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.85%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.85%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.85%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.85%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) Office 365
1 2 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.69%) Internet
2 12 (5.13%) SAN
3 9 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.99%) Firewall
5 6 (2.56%) WAN
5 6 (2.56%) VLAN
6 2 (0.85%) Broadband
6 2 (0.85%) SMS
6 2 (0.85%) HTTP
6 2 (0.85%) Network Security
6 2 (0.85%) MVNO
7 1 (0.43%) Wireless
7 1 (0.43%) DNS
7 1 (0.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (8.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (7.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (7.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (5.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.85%) MS Access
6 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.85%) MySQL
7 2 (0.85%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.43%) QlikView
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.43%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.43%) Selenium
2 1 (0.43%) JMeter
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.43%) Ant
2 1 (0.43%) JUnit
General
1 86 (36.75%) Finance
2 20 (8.55%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.12%) Manufacturing
4 18 (7.69%) Banking
4 18 (7.69%) Marketing
5 15 (6.41%) Retail
6 12 (5.13%) Electronics
7 10 (4.27%) Games
8 7 (2.99%) Publishing
9 4 (1.71%) Law
9 4 (1.71%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.28%) Advertising
10 3 (1.28%) Back Office
11 2 (0.85%) Military
11 2 (0.85%) Legal
11 2 (0.85%) Local Government
12 1 (0.43%) Billing
12 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (17.09%) Consultant
2 21 (8.97%) DBA
2 21 (8.97%) Analyst
3 19 (8.12%) SQL DBA
4 18 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
5 16 (6.84%) Project Manager
5 16 (6.84%) Quality Manager
6 14 (5.98%) Service Manager
6 14 (5.98%) Administrator
7 13 (5.56%) IT Consultant
8 11 (4.70%) Business Manager
8 11 (4.70%) Server Administrator
8 11 (4.70%) Architect
8 11 (4.70%) Management Consultant
9 10 (4.27%) Audit Manager
10 8 (3.42%) Senior Manager
10 8 (3.42%) Developer
10 8 (3.42%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (3.42%) Performance Manager
10 8 (3.42%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.56%) Middleware
2 4 (1.71%) HTML
2 4 (1.71%) .NET
2 4 (1.71%) HTML5
3 2 (0.85%) COM
3 2 (0.85%) CSS
3 2 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (0.85%) CSS3
3 2 (0.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.43%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (0.43%) D3.js
4 1 (0.43%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.43%) jQuery
4 1 (0.43%) Web Services
4 1 (0.43%) XML
4 1 (0.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.12%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.41%) E-Learning
4 11 (4.70%) Statistics
5 10 (4.27%) Internet of Things
6 9 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.99%) Copywriting
8 6 (2.56%) NHS
8 6 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.14%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (1.71%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.71%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.71%) User Experience
10 4 (1.71%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.28%) Economics
12 2 (0.85%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
13 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.24%) Windows
2 23 (9.83%) Windows Server 2012
2 23 (9.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.28%) Linux
5 2 (0.85%) UNIX
5 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.94%) Project Management
2 39 (16.67%) ITIL
3 30 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (11.97%) Service Management
5 20 (8.55%) Data Protection
6 19 (8.12%) Analytics
7 18 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 18 (7.69%) Business Transformation
7 18 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (7.26%) Six Sigma
8 17 (7.26%) Process Management
9 16 (6.84%) Change Management
9 16 (6.84%) Quality Management
9 16 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (6.84%) SDLC
10 15 (6.41%) Line Management
10 15 (6.41%) Service Delivery
11 13 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (5.56%) Business Development
11 13 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.53%) SQL
2 9 (3.85%) Java
3 6 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.14%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.71%) R
6 3 (1.28%) Ruby
6 3 (1.28%) C#
6 3 (1.28%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.85%) ABAP
7 2 (0.85%) Go
8 1 (0.43%) Groovy
8 1 (0.43%) Jython
8 1 (0.43%) VB
8 1 (0.43%) Perl
8 1 (0.43%) C++
8 1 (0.43%) C
8 1 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (23.08%) Degree
2 16 (6.84%) PMI Certification
3 15 (6.41%) PMP
4 7 (2.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 6 (2.56%) CCNA
5 6 (2.56%) MCSE
5 6 (2.56%) MCSA
5 6 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.56%) MCITP
6 4 (1.71%) ISEB
6 4 (1.71%) MBA
7 3 (1.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 3 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.43%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.43%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (6.84%) ISO 9001
3 11 (4.70%) SLA
3 11 (4.70%) QA
4 4 (1.71%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.28%) COBIT
6 2 (0.85%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.56%) ISA Server
2 6 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (2.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (2.56%) SCCM
2 6 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.69%) VMware
3 15 (6.41%) HP
4 13 (5.56%) Oracle
5 9 (3.85%) SAP
6 7 (2.99%) Tableau
6 7 (2.99%) Cisco
6 7 (2.99%) IBM
7 6 (2.56%) 3Com
7 6 (2.56%) Riverbed
8 5 (2.14%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.71%) Citrix
9 4 (1.71%) Guidewire
10 3 (1.28%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.85%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.85%) Dell
11 2 (0.85%) EMC
11 2 (0.85%) CA
11 2 (0.85%) NetApp
11 2 (0.85%) McAfee
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago