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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Improvement
Rank 763 730 742
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 103 171 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 62 83 93
Average salary £51,450 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.39% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £31,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,250 £108,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -20.00%
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
86723 90581 82547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.07%
Number of salaries quoted 71804 73588 68269
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -42 44 £65,000 +18.18% 9
South East +28 40 £44,000 - 6
North West -1 10 £32,500 +15.04% 2
East of England +3 6 £54,200 -11.51% 1
West Midlands 0 1 £47,500 +0.52% 1
East Midlands -2 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Performance Improvement
UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 94 (39.66%) Finance
2 67 (28.27%) Microsoft
3 55 (23.21%) Degree
4 52 (21.94%) ITIL
5 49 (20.68%) Windows
5 49 (20.68%) MS Excel
6 47 (19.83%) SQL Server
7 44 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (18.14%) Service Management
9 37 (15.61%) Project Management
9 37 (15.61%) SQL
10 34 (14.35%) VMware
11 32 (13.50%) Data Centre
11 32 (13.50%) Mentoring
12 31 (13.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (11.81%) Coaching
15 27 (11.39%) MS Office
15 27 (11.39%) MS Exchange
15 27 (11.39%) HP
16 25 (10.55%) Business Transformation
17 24 (10.13%) Six Sigma
18 21 (8.86%) Business Continuity
19 20 (8.44%) Data Protection
19 20 (8.44%) VMware Infrastructure
20 19 (8.02%) Middleware
20 19 (8.02%) Line Management
21 18 (7.59%) Change Management
21 18 (7.59%) PRINCE2
21 18 (7.59%) Lean Six Sigma

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (11.39%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.53%) SAS
4 5 (2.11%) CMS
5 4 (1.69%) IIS
6 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 49 (20.68%) MS Excel
2 27 (11.39%) MS Office
3 9 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.27%) SPSS
5 2 (0.84%) MS Project
5 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.84%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.84%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.42%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.06%) SAN
2 9 (3.80%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.80%) Firewall
3 8 (3.38%) VLAN
3 8 (3.38%) WAN
4 6 (2.53%) Internet
5 3 (1.27%) DNS
5 3 (1.27%) Network Security
6 2 (0.84%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.84%) SMS
7 1 (0.42%) VoIP
7 1 (0.42%) HTTP
7 1 (0.42%) Multicast
7 1 (0.42%) 4G
7 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.38%) MS Access
7 7 (2.95%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.11%) Big Data
10 4 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.84%) QlikView
12 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.84%) SAP BI
13 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.27%) Selenium
1 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.84%) NUnit
2 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.42%) JUnit
3 1 (0.42%) JIRA
3 1 (0.42%) JMeter
3 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.42%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.42%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 94 (39.66%) Finance
2 14 (5.91%) Retail
3 13 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.06%) Banking
4 12 (5.06%) Marketing
5 10 (4.22%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.38%) Legal
7 7 (2.95%) Publishing
8 3 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.84%) Back Office
9 2 (0.84%) Local Government
10 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Games
10 1 (0.42%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Automotive
10 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (17.30%) Consultant
2 27 (11.39%) Analyst
3 22 (9.28%) Architect
4 18 (7.59%) Technical Architect
5 14 (5.91%) Developer
5 14 (5.91%) DBA
5 14 (5.91%) Quality Manager
6 13 (5.49%) SQL DBA
7 12 (5.06%) SQL Server DBA
8 9 (3.80%) Audit Manager
8 9 (3.80%) Business Manager
8 9 (3.80%) Performance Manager
9 8 (3.38%) Network Engineer
9 8 (3.38%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (2.95%) Senior Manager
10 7 (2.95%) Administrator
10 7 (2.95%) Team Leader
11 6 (2.53%) Business Analyst
11 6 (2.53%) Management Consultant
11 6 (2.53%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.02%) Middleware
2 8 (3.38%) .NET
3 5 (2.11%) CSS
4 4 (1.69%) HTML
5 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.84%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.84%) WF
5 2 (0.84%) LINQ
5 2 (0.84%) XSD
5 2 (0.84%) XSLT
6 1 (0.42%) Swing
6 1 (0.42%) J2SE
6 1 (0.42%) JMS
6 1 (0.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.42%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.42%) COM
6 1 (0.42%) J2EE
6 1 (0.42%) JSP
6 1 (0.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (13.50%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.33%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.06%) E-Learning
5 10 (4.22%) Statistics
6 9 (3.80%) NHS
7 6 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (2.11%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.11%) Copywriting
8 5 (2.11%) User Experience
9 4 (1.69%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.69%) Economics
10 3 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.42%) PMI
11 1 (0.42%) Clustering
11 1 (0.42%) Derivative
11 1 (0.42%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.68%) Windows
2 16 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (6.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.27%) UNIX
5 2 (0.84%) AIX
5 2 (0.84%) Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (21.94%) ITIL
2 43 (18.14%) Service Management
3 37 (15.61%) Project Management
4 32 (13.50%) Mentoring
5 31 (13.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 29 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (11.81%) Coaching
8 25 (10.55%) Business Transformation
9 24 (10.13%) Six Sigma
10 21 (8.86%) Business Continuity
11 20 (8.44%) Data Protection
12 19 (8.02%) Line Management
13 18 (7.59%) Change Management
13 18 (7.59%) PRINCE2
13 18 (7.59%) Lean Six Sigma
14 17 (7.17%) Process Management
14 17 (7.17%) Service Delivery
15 16 (6.75%) Performance Management
16 15 (6.33%) Analytics
16 15 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.61%) SQL
2 11 (4.64%) Java
3 8 (3.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.38%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.95%) C#
5 6 (2.53%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.69%) R
6 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.27%) Python
8 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.84%) Ruby
8 2 (0.84%) Korn
8 2 (0.84%) ABAP
8 2 (0.84%) C++
9 1 (0.42%) PHP
9 1 (0.42%) VB
9 1 (0.42%) Groovy
9 1 (0.42%) Go
Qualifications
1 55 (23.21%) Degree
2 12 (5.06%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 10 (4.22%) CCNA
3 10 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.38%) MCSE
5 7 (2.95%) ISEB
6 6 (2.53%) MCSA
6 6 (2.53%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.53%) MCITP
6 6 (2.53%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 5 (2.11%) PMP
8 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.69%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.27%) MBA
10 2 (0.84%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.84%) CCA
10 2 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (7.17%) QA
2 16 (6.75%) SLA
3 14 (5.91%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.69%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.84%) P3O
5 2 (0.84%) COBIT
6 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (8.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.38%) ISA Server
2 8 (3.38%) Forefront TMG
2 8 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.53%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (2.53%) SCCM
1 6 (2.53%) SCOM
2 5 (2.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.84%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 67 (28.27%) Microsoft
2 34 (14.35%) VMware
3 27 (11.39%) HP
4 16 (6.75%) Oracle
5 12 (5.06%) SAP
6 10 (4.22%) Cisco
6 10 (4.22%) Riverbed
7 8 (3.38%) 3Com
8 7 (2.95%) Tableau
9 6 (2.53%) IBM
10 5 (2.11%) Guidewire
10 5 (2.11%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.69%) Splunk
11 4 (1.69%) Citrix
11 4 (1.69%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.69%) Computacenter
12 3 (1.27%) McAfee
12 3 (1.27%) F5
13 2 (0.84%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.84%) AppDynamics
Reading, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 hours ago
Midlands
Code Red Associates
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
MLG Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: Circa £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £29905 - £38212 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: £36,000 - £38,200, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive benefits scheme
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 30% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago