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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Improvement
Rank 752 760 702
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -58
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 118 122 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 85 78 101
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £71,000 £100,000
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
85389 90032 82506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.87% 81.62%
Number of salaries quoted 71013 72509 68224
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(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 +33 49 £65,000 +44.44% 12
South East +31 47 £47,500 +7.95% 6
North West -7 9 £35,500 +25.66% 2
East of England +6 6 £53,350 -3.00% 2
East Midlands +3 2 £37,500 +7.14%
West Midlands -9 2 £47,500 +11.67%
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Performance Improvement
UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 90 (38.63%) Finance
2 56 (24.03%) Microsoft
3 49 (21.03%) Degree
3 49 (21.03%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (19.74%) ITIL
5 43 (18.45%) SQL Server
5 43 (18.45%) MS Excel
6 42 (18.03%) Windows
6 42 (18.03%) Project Management
7 39 (16.74%) Service Management
8 38 (16.31%) Mentoring
9 36 (15.45%) SQL
10 34 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (13.30%) HP
12 29 (12.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (12.02%) Coaching
13 28 (12.02%) VMware
13 28 (12.02%) Data Centre
14 25 (10.73%) MS Exchange
15 24 (10.30%) MS Office
15 24 (10.30%) Business Transformation
16 23 (9.87%) QA
16 23 (9.87%) Six Sigma
16 23 (9.87%) Service Delivery
17 21 (9.01%) Middleware
17 21 (9.01%) Change Management
17 21 (9.01%) Business Continuity
18 20 (8.58%) SLA
18 20 (8.58%) Oracle
18 20 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (10.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.58%) SAS
4 4 (1.72%) CMS
5 3 (1.29%) IIS
6 2 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.86%) Node.js
6 2 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 43 (18.45%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.30%) MS Office
3 5 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.29%) SPSS
5 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.43%) MS Project
6 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.43%) Summit
3 1 (0.43%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.72%) SAN
2 8 (3.43%) Firewall
3 7 (3.00%) VLAN
3 7 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.00%) WAN
4 6 (2.58%) Internet
5 4 (1.72%) Multicast
6 2 (0.86%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.86%) Network Security
6 2 (0.86%) DNS
6 2 (0.86%) SSH
6 2 (0.86%) SMS
7 1 (0.43%) VoIP
7 1 (0.43%) HTTP
7 1 (0.43%) VPN
7 1 (0.43%) Wireless
7 1 (0.43%) IPsec
7 1 (0.43%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.43%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.15%) MS Access
5 5 (2.15%) Big Data
5 5 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.29%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.86%) QlikView
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.43%) HBase
9 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.43%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.58%) JMeter
2 5 (2.15%) HP UFT
2 5 (2.15%) LoadRunner
2 5 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.72%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.72%) NUnit
4 3 (1.29%) Selenium
5 2 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.86%) Grunt
5 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.86%) gulp
6 1 (0.43%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.43%) JUnit
6 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 90 (38.63%) Finance
2 13 (5.58%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.58%) Retail
3 12 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.29%) Banking
4 10 (4.29%) Marketing
5 8 (3.43%) Legal
6 6 (2.58%) Publishing
7 3 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.86%) Front Office
8 2 (0.86%) Back Office
8 2 (0.86%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Local Government
9 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (16.74%) Consultant
2 23 (9.87%) Architect
3 22 (9.44%) Developer
4 18 (7.73%) Analyst
4 18 (7.73%) Technical Architect
5 12 (5.15%) DBA
6 11 (4.72%) SQL DBA
7 10 (4.29%) Team Leader
7 10 (4.29%) SQL Server DBA
7 10 (4.29%) Quality Manager
8 7 (3.00%) Network Engineer
8 7 (3.00%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (2.58%) Data Analyst
9 6 (2.58%) Java Developer
9 6 (2.58%) Administrator
9 6 (2.58%) Senior Manager
10 5 (2.15%) Audit Manager
10 5 (2.15%) Management Consultant
10 5 (2.15%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.15%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.01%) Middleware
2 10 (4.29%) .NET
2 10 (4.29%) CSS
3 7 (3.00%) HTML
4 5 (2.15%) Web Services
5 4 (1.72%) J2SE
5 4 (1.72%) JMS
5 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (1.72%) WF
5 4 (1.72%) LINQ
5 4 (1.72%) LINQ to SQL
6 3 (1.29%) D3.js
6 3 (1.29%) Swing
7 2 (0.86%) SVG
7 2 (0.86%) XSD
7 2 (0.86%) XSLT
7 2 (0.86%) COM
7 2 (0.86%) Leaflet
7 2 (0.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.03%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (12.02%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.44%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.29%) Statistics
5 9 (3.86%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.43%) E-Learning
6 8 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.58%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.58%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.15%) User Experience
8 5 (2.15%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.15%) NHS
9 4 (1.72%) Economics
9 4 (1.72%) Copywriting
10 3 (1.29%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.86%) PMI
11 2 (0.86%) GIS
12 1 (0.43%) Derivative
12 1 (0.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (18.03%) Windows
2 8 (3.43%) UNIX
2 8 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.29%) Linux
5 2 (0.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.74%) ITIL
2 42 (18.03%) Project Management
3 39 (16.74%) Service Management
4 38 (16.31%) Mentoring
5 34 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (12.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 28 (12.02%) Coaching
8 24 (10.30%) Business Transformation
9 23 (9.87%) Six Sigma
9 23 (9.87%) Service Delivery
10 21 (9.01%) Change Management
10 21 (9.01%) Business Continuity
11 19 (8.15%) PRINCE2
11 19 (8.15%) Performance Management
12 18 (7.73%) Line Management
13 17 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (6.87%) Data Protection
15 15 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (6.44%) Lean Six Sigma
16 14 (6.01%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.45%) SQL
2 18 (7.73%) Java
3 11 (4.72%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.86%) C#
5 8 (3.43%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.58%) Python
7 4 (1.72%) R
7 4 (1.72%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.86%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.86%) Korn
9 2 (0.86%) C++
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
10 1 (0.43%) ABAP
10 1 (0.43%) VB
10 1 (0.43%) Groovy
10 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (21.03%) Degree
2 13 (5.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 11 (4.72%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.86%) CCNA
4 9 (3.86%) ISEB
4 9 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.00%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (2.15%) PMP
6 5 (2.15%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 5 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.15%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.29%) MBA
8 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.29%) MCSE
9 2 (0.86%) CCA
9 2 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.87%) QA
2 20 (8.58%) SLA
3 12 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (4.29%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.29%) P3O
5 3 (1.29%) COBIT
6 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.00%) ISA Server
2 7 (3.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (2.58%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.86%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.43%) SCCM
4 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (24.03%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.30%) HP
3 28 (12.02%) VMware
4 20 (8.58%) Oracle
5 16 (6.87%) SAP
6 9 (3.86%) Cisco
6 9 (3.86%) IBM
6 9 (3.86%) Riverbed
7 8 (3.43%) Tableau
7 8 (3.43%) Citrix
8 7 (3.00%) 3Com
9 5 (2.15%) Guidewire
9 5 (2.15%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.72%) Computacenter
10 4 (1.72%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.29%) NetSuite
11 3 (1.29%) F5
11 3 (1.29%) Splunk
12 2 (0.86%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.86%) AppDynamics
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Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
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Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: competitive
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: competitive
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Imparta
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
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Salary: £60000 - £125000 per annum + competitive
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