The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 713 718 757
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +39
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 175 126 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86 94 76
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £33,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +30.95%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87850 80215 86298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.83% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 71317 66263 74099
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Improvement
UK

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 July 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 July 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
London +29 117 £55,000 -21.42% 6
South East -2 17 £44,000 -41.33% 2
East of England +8 13 £56,250 +7.14% 6
North West +1 11 £28,250 -37.56% 5
South West -11 5 £33,500 -4.28%
West Midlands -5 4 £47,250 -3.07% 2
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -61 1 - - 2
Performance Improvement
UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 230 (62.16%) Finance
2 167 (45.14%) Change Management
3 133 (35.95%) Risk Management
4 129 (34.86%) Project Management
5 95 (25.68%) Degree
6 74 (20.00%) Oracle
7 50 (13.51%) Business Transformation
7 50 (13.51%) Analytics
8 45 (12.16%) SQL Server
9 41 (11.08%) Java
10 39 (10.54%) Telecoms
11 38 (10.27%) Microsoft
12 37 (10.00%) SQL
12 37 (10.00%) ITIL
12 37 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 36 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
14 35 (9.46%) MS Excel
14 35 (9.46%) Retail
15 33 (8.92%) Windows
16 30 (8.11%) Service Management
16 30 (8.11%) Information Security
16 30 (8.11%) Test Strategy
16 30 (8.11%) Performance Management
16 30 (8.11%) Data Management
17 29 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (7.84%) Oracle Database
17 29 (7.84%) Management Information System
17 29 (7.84%) IBM
17 29 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
18 28 (7.57%) Migration

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (4.05%) SharePoint
1 15 (4.05%) SAS
2 9 (2.43%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.16%) Commerce Server
3 8 (2.16%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (1.62%) IIS
5 5 (1.35%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.54%) Apache
7 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.54%) CICS
7 2 (0.54%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.27%) Liferay
8 1 (0.27%) Lync
8 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 35 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.05%) SPSS
3 9 (2.43%) MS Office
4 6 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.35%) Vensim
6 3 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.27%) MS Project
7 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (2.16%) Fredhopper
3 7 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.08%) Bond Adapt
5 3 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.27%) Summit
6 1 (0.27%) HFM
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.27%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.81%) Force.com
4 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.43%) Network Security
2 6 (1.62%) Extranet
3 5 (1.35%) Internet
4 3 (0.81%) VoIP
4 3 (0.81%) VPN
5 2 (0.54%) 3G
5 2 (0.54%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.27%) MVNO
6 1 (0.27%) LTE
6 1 (0.27%) 4G
6 1 (0.27%) UTRAN
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.27%) 2G
6 1 (0.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.84%) Oracle Database
3 25 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (4.86%) QlikView
6 16 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (4.05%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.78%) Big Data
9 13 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (3.51%) Data Mining
10 11 (2.97%) DB2
11 10 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (2.43%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.81%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 3 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (0.81%) MS Access
13 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.54%) JMeter
2 2 (0.54%) Selenium
3 1 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.27%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 230 (62.16%) Finance
2 39 (10.54%) Telecoms
3 35 (9.46%) Retail
4 26 (7.03%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.59%) Marketing
6 16 (4.32%) Banking
7 12 (3.24%) Legal
8 10 (2.70%) Back Office
9 9 (2.43%) Billing
10 6 (1.62%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.62%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (1.62%) Games
11 5 (1.35%) Advertising
11 5 (1.35%) Front Office
12 4 (1.08%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.54%) Law
14 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.27%) Electronics
14 1 (0.27%) Publishing
14 1 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 168 (45.41%) Consultant
2 86 (23.24%) Technology Consultant
3 40 (10.81%) Senior Consultant
4 34 (9.19%) Developer
5 30 (8.11%) DBA
6 27 (7.30%) Analyst
7 20 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 20 (5.41%) Oracle DBA
8 16 (4.32%) Senior Manager
9 15 (4.05%) Administrator
10 13 (3.51%) Senior Developer
10 13 (3.51%) Business Analyst
11 11 (2.97%) SQL DBA
12 10 (2.70%) Team Leader
12 10 (2.70%) Account Manager
13 9 (2.43%) Software Engineer
14 8 (2.16%) Senior Oracle DBA
14 8 (2.16%) Delivery Manager
14 8 (2.16%) Head of Testing
14 8 (2.16%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.41%) J2SE
1 20 (5.41%) JMS
1 20 (5.41%) CORBA
2 14 (3.78%) Swing
2 14 (3.78%) .NET
3 12 (3.24%) CSS
3 12 (3.24%) HTML
4 9 (2.43%) SAML
4 9 (2.43%) OAuth
4 9 (2.43%) OpenID
4 9 (2.43%) HTML5
4 9 (2.43%) CSS3
4 9 (2.43%) SailPoint
5 8 (2.16%) WebCenter
6 6 (1.62%) J2EE
7 3 (0.81%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.81%) Middleware
7 3 (0.81%) Visualforce
7 3 (0.81%) Flash
8 2 (0.54%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 25 (6.76%) Life Science
3 18 (4.86%) Visualisation
3 18 (4.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.70%) Economics
6 9 (2.43%) PKI
6 9 (2.43%) Cryptography
6 9 (2.43%) Social Media
6 9 (2.43%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.16%) Derivative
8 7 (1.89%) Statistics
8 7 (1.89%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.62%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.62%) Data Conversion
9 6 (1.62%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.35%) Smart Meter
10 5 (1.35%) FMCG
11 4 (1.08%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.81%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.92%) Windows
2 12 (3.24%) UNIX
3 11 (2.97%) Windows 7
4 8 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.08%) Linux
8 3 (0.81%) Android
9 2 (0.54%) zOS
10 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (45.14%) Change Management
2 133 (35.95%) Risk Management
3 129 (34.86%) Project Management
4 50 (13.51%) Business Transformation
4 50 (13.51%) Analytics
5 37 (10.00%) ITIL
5 37 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (8.11%) Service Management
7 30 (8.11%) Information Security
7 30 (8.11%) Data Management
7 30 (8.11%) Test Strategy
7 30 (8.11%) Performance Management
8 29 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (7.57%) Migration
10 27 (7.30%) Service Delivery
10 27 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (7.30%) E-Commerce
11 25 (6.76%) OO
12 24 (6.49%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (11.08%) Java
2 37 (10.00%) SQL
3 20 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 19 (5.14%) PL/SQL
5 13 (3.51%) C#
6 11 (2.97%) PowerShell
7 9 (2.43%) Shell Script
7 9 (2.43%) C
7 9 (2.43%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.43%) MATLAB
7 9 (2.43%) R
8 3 (0.81%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.54%) JCL
9 2 (0.54%) VBA
9 2 (0.54%) REXX
9 2 (0.54%) COBOL
10 1 (0.27%) Perl
10 1 (0.27%) VBScript
10 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 95 (25.68%) Degree
2 29 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (7.30%) CCNP
3 27 (7.30%) CISSP
4 20 (5.41%) CCNA
5 19 (5.14%) ISEB
6 14 (3.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (2.43%) CISM
9 5 (1.35%) MBA
10 4 (1.08%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.54%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.54%) APMP
11 2 (0.54%) CIMA
11 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.54%) RHCE
11 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.54%) ACCA
11 2 (0.54%) MCSE
12 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (5.95%) QA
3 16 (4.32%) SLA
4 9 (2.43%) TickIT
5 8 (2.16%) COBIT
6 6 (1.62%) EMIR
6 6 (1.62%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.27%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.27%) UCITS
System Software
1 9 (2.43%) Active Directory
1 9 (2.43%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.54%) KVM
3 1 (0.27%) RHEV
3 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.97%) BMC PATROL
2 9 (2.43%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.27%) Nagios
4 1 (0.27%) WSUS
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (20.00%) Oracle
2 38 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.84%) IBM
4 21 (5.68%) SAP
5 20 (5.41%) TIBCO
6 14 (3.78%) Business Objects
7 11 (2.97%) Informatica
8 10 (2.70%) Sybase
9 9 (2.43%) Cognos
9 9 (2.43%) HP
9 9 (2.43%) Ab Initio
9 9 (2.43%) Tableau
9 9 (2.43%) Aveksa
10 8 (2.16%) hybris
10 8 (2.16%) Endeca
10 8 (2.16%) ServiceNow
10 8 (2.16%) ATG
10 8 (2.16%) Open Text
10 8 (2.16%) Adobe
11 7 (1.89%) BMC
Liverpool, Merseyside
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum & Car, Bonus, Health, LIfe, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum & Car, Bonus, Health, LIfe, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum & Car, Bonus, Health, LIfe, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum & Car, Bonus, Health, LIfe, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum & Car, Bonus, Health, LIfe, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Standard Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 per annum + Bnous
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Robert Half
Salary: £12 per hour + Study support and bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £59349.82 - £79133.10 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Candidate Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancaster
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancashire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago