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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Improvement
Rank 730 691 731
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +40
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 137 202 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 73 90
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 £27,500 £30,450 £29,197
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
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
86149 91458 83328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.20% 82.09% 80.34%
Number of salaries quoted 70404 74312 69214
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -39 64 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South East +21 42 £47,500 +16.56% 3
East of England +24 8 £28,750 -50.00%
North West +8 8 £55,000 +101.83%
South West -5 7 £45,000 -18.91%
East Midlands +19 5 £40,000 -46.66%
West Midlands -22 1 £40,000 -60.00%
Performance Improvement
UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 100 (39.53%) Finance
2 75 (29.64%) Microsoft
3 54 (21.34%) Degree
4 47 (18.58%) Project Management
5 44 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 41 (16.21%) ITIL
7 38 (15.02%) SQL
8 37 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (14.23%) Windows
10 33 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (12.65%) SQL Server
12 30 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (11.07%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (9.09%) Service Management
15 22 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (8.30%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (8.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 21 (8.30%) Performance Tuning
16 21 (8.30%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (8.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (7.91%) Banking
17 20 (7.91%) Retail
17 20 (7.91%) Internet
17 20 (7.91%) Six Sigma
17 20 (7.91%) MS Office
18 19 (7.51%) Service Delivery
18 19 (7.51%) Risk Management
18 19 (7.51%) Manufacturing
18 19 (7.51%) Marketing

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.95%) IIS
3 7 (2.77%) CMS
4 5 (1.98%) SAS
5 4 (1.58%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.19%) Node.js
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle UPK
7 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.40%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.40%) MTS
8 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 44 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.91%) MS Office
3 16 (6.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (5.14%) MS Project
5 5 (1.98%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.58%) SPSS
7 2 (0.79%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.79%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.79%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.79%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.91%) Internet
2 10 (3.95%) SAN
3 6 (2.37%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.19%) Firewall
4 3 (1.19%) VLAN
4 3 (1.19%) Network Security
4 3 (1.19%) MVNO
4 3 (1.19%) Broadband
4 3 (1.19%) WAN
5 2 (0.79%) HTTP
5 2 (0.79%) SMS
6 1 (0.40%) VoIP
6 1 (0.40%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (8.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (7.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (3.56%) MS Access
7 3 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.79%) MySQL
8 2 (0.79%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.40%) QlikView
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.40%) JMeter
3 1 (0.40%) Selenium
3 1 (0.40%) Ant
3 1 (0.40%) JUnit
3 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.40%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 100 (39.53%) Finance
2 20 (7.91%) Banking
2 20 (7.91%) Retail
3 19 (7.51%) Manufacturing
3 19 (7.51%) Marketing
4 17 (6.72%) Telecoms
5 14 (5.53%) Electronics
6 10 (3.95%) Games
7 7 (2.77%) Publishing
8 5 (1.98%) Back Office
8 5 (1.98%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.58%) Law
9 4 (1.58%) Legal
10 3 (1.19%) Advertising
10 3 (1.19%) Automotive
10 3 (1.19%) Local Government
11 2 (0.79%) Military
12 1 (0.40%) Billing
12 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (14.62%) Consultant
2 25 (9.88%) Analyst
3 22 (8.70%) DBA
4 20 (7.91%) SQL DBA
5 18 (7.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 17 (6.72%) Service Manager
6 17 (6.72%) Quality Manager
7 16 (6.32%) Administrator
7 16 (6.32%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.53%) IT Consultant
9 13 (5.14%) Business Manager
10 11 (4.35%) Server Administrator
10 11 (4.35%) Chief Information Officer
10 11 (4.35%) Management Consultant
11 10 (3.95%) Developer
11 10 (3.95%) Audit Manager
12 9 (3.56%) Senior Manager
12 9 (3.56%) Performance Manager
13 8 (3.16%) Telecoms Consultant
13 8 (3.16%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.77%) HTML
2 5 (1.98%) XML
2 5 (1.98%) CSS
2 5 (1.98%) HTML5
3 3 (1.19%) CSS3
3 3 (1.19%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.19%) jQuery
3 3 (1.19%) .NET
4 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.79%) COM
4 2 (0.79%) Web Services
4 2 (0.79%) Ajax
4 2 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.40%) J2EE
5 1 (0.40%) Swing
5 1 (0.40%) J2SE
5 1 (0.40%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.93%) E-Learning
3 12 (4.74%) Statistics
4 10 (3.95%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.95%) Internet of Things
5 7 (2.77%) Copywriting
5 7 (2.77%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (1.98%) NHS
7 4 (1.58%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.58%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.19%) User Experience
8 3 (1.19%) Animation
8 3 (1.19%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.19%) Economics
8 3 (1.19%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.79%) PMI
9 2 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.40%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.23%) Windows
2 30 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (11.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (8.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.19%) Linux
6 2 (0.79%) UNIX
6 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (18.58%) Project Management
2 41 (16.21%) ITIL
3 33 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (9.09%) Service Management
5 21 (8.30%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (8.30%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (7.91%) Six Sigma
7 19 (7.51%) Service Delivery
7 19 (7.51%) Risk Management
8 18 (7.11%) Line Management
8 18 (7.11%) Analytics
8 18 (7.11%) Data Protection
9 17 (6.72%) Business Development
10 16 (6.32%) Quality Management
11 15 (5.93%) Process Management
11 15 (5.93%) Change Management
11 15 (5.93%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (5.93%) Business Transformation
12 14 (5.53%) Lean Six Sigma
13 13 (5.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.02%) SQL
2 9 (3.56%) Java
3 7 (2.77%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.37%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.58%) R
5 4 (1.58%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.19%) C#
6 3 (1.19%) Ruby
7 2 (0.79%) Go
7 2 (0.79%) ABAP
8 1 (0.40%) Python
8 1 (0.40%) Jython
8 1 (0.40%) VB
8 1 (0.40%) C
8 1 (0.40%) Perl
8 1 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 54 (21.34%) Degree
2 16 (6.32%) PMI Certification
3 15 (5.93%) PMP
4 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.37%) MCSE
4 6 (2.37%) MCSA
4 6 (2.37%) ISEB
4 6 (2.37%) MBA
4 6 (2.37%) MCITP
4 6 (2.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (1.58%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.19%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 3 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.19%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.19%) CCNA
6 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.40%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (6.32%) ISO 9001
3 12 (4.74%) QA
4 11 (4.35%) SLA
5 4 (1.58%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.79%) P3O
6 2 (0.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (5.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.19%) ISA Server
3 3 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (2.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (2.37%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (2.37%) SCCM
2 6 (2.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (29.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.35%) Oracle
3 10 (3.95%) SAP
4 9 (3.56%) VMware
5 7 (2.77%) Tableau
5 7 (2.77%) IBM
6 6 (2.37%) Cognizant
6 6 (2.37%) HP
7 5 (1.98%) Citrix
8 4 (1.58%) Cisco
8 4 (1.58%) Guidewire
9 3 (1.19%) Splunk
9 3 (1.19%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.19%) McAfee
9 3 (1.19%) 3Com
10 2 (0.79%) CA
10 2 (0.79%) NetApp
10 2 (0.79%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.79%) Dell
10 2 (0.79%) EMC
West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £125000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Salary: £60000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits + Benefits + Car + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55k - £80k plus car allowance and bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22700 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Posted: 7 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago