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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 762 696 699
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 104 168 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 70 62 115
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £74,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,175 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.67% -10.72%
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
86422 83683 86901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.28% 81.85% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71808 67811 74641
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -9 44 £56,250 +7.14% 8
South East +14 20 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East of England -15 13 £57,500 +180.48% 4
South West +4 11 £42,500 +1.55% 2
North West -8 6 £35,000 -30.00%
West Midlands -9 5 £50,000 +66.66% 2
East Midlands - 3 - -
Yorkshire -68 2 - -
Performance Improvement
UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 93 (42.08%) Finance
2 65 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 55 (24.89%) MS Excel
4 42 (19.00%) ITIL
5 40 (18.10%) Project Management
6 37 (16.74%) SQL
6 37 (16.74%) Degree
7 35 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (15.38%) Change Management
9 33 (14.93%) Service Delivery
10 29 (13.12%) SQL Server
10 29 (13.12%) Windows
11 23 (10.41%) Line Management
11 23 (10.41%) Programme Management
12 22 (9.95%) Analytics
12 22 (9.95%) SharePoint
13 21 (9.50%) Retail
14 20 (9.05%) Marketing
14 20 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (9.05%) Mentoring
14 20 (9.05%) PRINCE2
14 20 (9.05%) Oracle
15 19 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (7.69%) MS Office
16 17 (7.69%) Internet
16 17 (7.69%) QA
16 17 (7.69%) ISEB
17 16 (7.24%) IIS
17 16 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 16 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (9.95%) SharePoint
2 16 (7.24%) IIS
3 8 (3.62%) WordPress
4 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.26%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.36%) Node.js
6 3 (1.36%) SAS
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.90%) Apache
7 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.45%) Liferay
8 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.45%) MTS
8 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.45%) FileNet
Applications
1 55 (24.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.69%) MS Office
3 15 (6.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.62%) MS Project
5 4 (1.81%) InfoPath
6 3 (1.36%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.62%) Agresso
2 5 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.26%) Bond Adapt
3 3 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.62%) SaaS
2 2 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.69%) Internet
2 7 (3.17%) Intranet
3 6 (2.71%) VPN
4 4 (1.81%) Firewall
4 4 (1.81%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (1.36%) MVNO
5 3 (1.36%) SAN
5 3 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.36%) Broadband
5 3 (1.36%) LAN
5 3 (1.36%) VoIP
5 3 (1.36%) WAN
6 2 (0.90%) HTTP
6 2 (0.90%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.45%) WiMAX
7 1 (0.45%) VLAN
7 1 (0.45%) Network Security
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.45%) FWSM
7 1 (0.45%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.12%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.71%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (1.81%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 4 (1.81%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.36%) MS Access
7 3 (1.36%) DB2
8 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.45%) MySQL
9 1 (0.45%) DTS
9 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.36%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.45%) Ant
3 1 (0.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.45%) JMeter
3 1 (0.45%) Selenium
3 1 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 93 (42.08%) Finance
2 21 (9.50%) Retail
3 20 (9.05%) Marketing
4 13 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.88%) Legal
5 10 (4.52%) Billing
5 10 (4.52%) Electronics
5 10 (4.52%) French Language
5 10 (4.52%) German Language
5 10 (4.52%) Spanish Language
6 9 (4.07%) Local Government
7 8 (3.62%) Banking
8 6 (2.71%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.26%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.81%) Back Office
10 4 (1.81%) Games
11 3 (1.36%) Automotive
12 2 (0.90%) Military
12 2 (0.90%) Advertising
12 2 (0.90%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 26 (11.76%) Analyst
2 25 (11.31%) Consultant
3 22 (9.95%) Developer
4 15 (6.79%) DBA
5 13 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 12 (5.43%) Junior
6 12 (5.43%) Project Manager
6 12 (5.43%) Service Manager
7 11 (4.98%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.98%) SQL DBA
8 10 (4.52%) Account Manager
9 9 (4.07%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (4.07%) PMO Manager
10 7 (3.17%) Business Manager
10 7 (3.17%) Support Manager
10 7 (3.17%) Senior Web Developer
10 7 (3.17%) Web Developer
11 6 (2.71%) Test Analyst
11 6 (2.71%) IT Consultant
11 6 (2.71%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.79%) HTML
1 15 (6.79%) CSS
1 15 (6.79%) Web Services
2 14 (6.33%) .NET
3 12 (5.43%) ASP.NET
4 11 (4.98%) XML
5 7 (3.17%) Ajax
6 4 (1.81%) HTML5
6 4 (1.81%) CSS3
6 4 (1.81%) Swing
6 4 (1.81%) J2SE
6 4 (1.81%) JMS
7 3 (1.36%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.36%) jQuery
8 1 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.45%) Middleware
8 1 (0.45%) COM
8 1 (0.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.07%) Smart Meter
3 8 (3.62%) Social Media
3 8 (3.62%) NHS
4 6 (2.71%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.26%) Economics
5 5 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.81%) Internet of Things
6 4 (1.81%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.36%) PMI
7 3 (1.36%) iPhone
7 3 (1.36%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.36%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.36%) Statistics
7 3 (1.36%) Animation
8 2 (0.90%) Psychology
8 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.45%) Life Science
9 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.12%) Windows
2 15 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (4.52%) Android
6 5 (2.26%) UNIX
7 4 (1.81%) Linux
7 4 (1.81%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.90%) AIX
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.00%) ITIL
2 40 (18.10%) Project Management
3 34 (15.38%) Change Management
4 33 (14.93%) Service Delivery
5 23 (10.41%) Programme Management
5 23 (10.41%) Line Management
6 22 (9.95%) Analytics
7 20 (9.05%) Mentoring
7 20 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (9.05%) PRINCE2
8 19 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (7.24%) ERP
10 15 (6.79%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (6.33%) Coaching
11 14 (6.33%) Business Development
12 13 (5.88%) Six Sigma
13 12 (5.43%) B2B
13 12 (5.43%) Quality Management
13 12 (5.43%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.74%) SQL
2 15 (6.79%) T-SQL
3 13 (5.88%) C#
4 12 (5.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.71%) Java
5 6 (2.71%) C
6 5 (2.26%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.81%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.81%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.45%) Jython
8 1 (0.45%) Perl
8 1 (0.45%) VBScript
8 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (16.74%) Degree
2 17 (7.69%) ISEB
3 14 (6.33%) PMI Certification
4 13 (5.88%) PMP
5 12 (5.43%) ISTQB
6 11 (4.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (3.62%) MBA
8 6 (2.71%) APMP
9 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.36%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.36%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.90%) MCSE
11 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.45%) CCNP
12 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.45%) MOS
12 1 (0.45%) CIPD
12 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.69%) QA
2 13 (5.88%) SLA
3 4 (1.81%) FATCA
4 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.45%) COBIT
5 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.81%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 65 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.05%) Oracle
3 9 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (3.62%) Planview
4 8 (3.62%) Twitter
5 6 (2.71%) IBM
5 6 (2.71%) Citrix
6 5 (2.26%) SAP
6 5 (2.26%) Capita
7 4 (1.81%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.81%) Avaya
8 3 (1.36%) Sybase
8 3 (1.36%) VMware
9 2 (0.90%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.90%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.90%) CA
10 1 (0.45%) Informatica
10 1 (0.45%) CODA
10 1 (0.45%) Software AG
10 1 (0.45%) Juniper
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