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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Improvement
Rank 736 693 708
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +15
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 116 160 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 74 79 94
Average salary £49,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,212
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
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
81338 79614 83745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.70% 82.33% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67543 64209 71633
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £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 27 January 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 January 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 -6 46 £61,500 +17.14% 7
South East -34 23 £35,000 -14.11% 3
East of England +3 20 £57,500 - 1
South West +3 14 £42,500 -20.44% 2
East Midlands +25 4 - - 1
North West -23 4 £35,000 +40.00%
West Midlands -12 3 £50,000 +66.66%
Yorkshire -45 2 - - 1
Performance Improvement
UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 88 (39.64%) Finance
2 72 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 57 (25.68%) MS Excel
4 49 (22.07%) Project Management
5 43 (19.37%) ITIL
6 42 (18.92%) Degree
7 33 (14.86%) SQL
8 32 (14.41%) Service Delivery
9 29 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (12.16%) Windows
12 24 (10.81%) Change Management
13 23 (10.36%) Line Management
14 22 (9.91%) SQL Server
14 22 (9.91%) SharePoint
14 22 (9.91%) Internet
15 21 (9.46%) Analytics
16 20 (9.01%) Marketing
16 20 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (9.01%) PMI Certification
17 19 (8.56%) PMP
17 19 (8.56%) Retail
17 19 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (8.56%) Performance Tuning
18 18 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (8.11%) Programme Management
18 18 (8.11%) PRINCE2
18 18 (8.11%) MS Office
19 17 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
20 16 (7.21%) Oracle

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 22 (9.91%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.76%) IIS
3 8 (3.60%) WordPress
4 5 (2.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.35%) Node.js
6 3 (1.35%) CMS
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle UPK
7 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.90%) SAS
7 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.45%) FileNet
8 1 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.45%) Apache
8 1 (0.45%) MTS
8 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (25.68%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.11%) MS Office
3 16 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (6.76%) MS Project
5 5 (2.25%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.80%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.90%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.90%) SPSS
7 2 (0.90%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (3.60%) Agresso
2 6 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.45%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.15%) SaaS
3 4 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.91%) Internet
2 7 (3.15%) Intranet
3 6 (2.70%) SAN
3 6 (2.70%) VPN
4 4 (1.80%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (1.35%) MVNO
5 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.35%) Broadband
5 3 (1.35%) LAN
5 3 (1.35%) VoIP
5 3 (1.35%) WAN
5 3 (1.35%) Firewall
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 22 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.90%) MS Access
6 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.45%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.45%) MySQL
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 88 (39.64%) Finance
2 20 (9.01%) Marketing
3 19 (8.56%) Retail
4 16 (7.21%) Electronics
4 16 (7.21%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.86%) Legal
6 12 (5.41%) Banking
7 11 (4.95%) Manufacturing
8 10 (4.50%) Games
8 10 (4.50%) Spanish Language
8 10 (4.50%) French Language
8 10 (4.50%) German Language
9 9 (4.05%) Local Government
10 5 (2.25%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.80%) Law
11 4 (1.80%) Billing
12 3 (1.35%) Retail Banking
12 3 (1.35%) Back Office
12 3 (1.35%) Automotive
13 2 (0.90%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (13.06%) Consultant
2 22 (9.91%) Analyst
3 21 (9.46%) Developer
4 18 (8.11%) Project Manager
5 16 (7.21%) Service Manager
6 13 (5.86%) Junior
6 13 (5.86%) IT Consultant
6 13 (5.86%) DBA
6 13 (5.86%) Team Leader
7 12 (5.41%) SQL DBA
7 12 (5.41%) Administrator
8 11 (4.95%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.50%) Management Consultant
10 9 (4.05%) SQL Server DBA
11 8 (3.60%) Business Manager
11 8 (3.60%) Chief Information Officer
11 8 (3.60%) PMO Manager
12 7 (3.15%) IT Services Manager
12 7 (3.15%) Service Desk Manager
12 7 (3.15%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.21%) HTML
2 15 (6.76%) Web Services
3 14 (6.31%) CSS
4 12 (5.41%) .NET
5 11 (4.95%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.50%) XML
7 7 (3.15%) Ajax
8 6 (2.70%) HTML5
9 4 (1.80%) CSS3
9 4 (1.80%) Swing
9 4 (1.80%) J2SE
9 4 (1.80%) JMS
10 3 (1.35%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.35%) jQuery
11 1 (0.45%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.45%) Middleware
11 1 (0.45%) COM
11 1 (0.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.50%) Internet of Things
3 8 (3.60%) Social Media
3 8 (3.60%) NHS
4 7 (3.15%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.80%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.35%) PMI
8 3 (1.35%) iPhone
8 3 (1.35%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.35%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.35%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.35%) Statistics
8 3 (1.35%) Animation
9 2 (0.90%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.16%) Windows
2 20 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (4.50%) Android
6 4 (1.80%) Linux
7 3 (1.35%) UNIX
7 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.90%) AIX
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.07%) Project Management
2 43 (19.37%) ITIL
3 32 (14.41%) Service Delivery
4 28 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (10.81%) Change Management
6 23 (10.36%) Line Management
7 21 (9.46%) Analytics
8 19 (8.56%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (8.11%) Programme Management
9 18 (8.11%) PRINCE2
10 15 (6.76%) Waterfall
11 14 (6.31%) ERP
11 14 (6.31%) Six Sigma
12 13 (5.86%) Business Development
12 13 (5.86%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.41%) Business Analysis
14 11 (4.95%) Risk Management
14 11 (4.95%) Service Management
15 10 (4.50%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.86%) SQL
2 12 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 11 (4.95%) C#
4 10 (4.50%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.70%) Java
6 5 (2.25%) C
7 1 (0.45%) Perl
7 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.45%) VB
7 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.45%) Jython
7 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (18.92%) Degree
2 20 (9.01%) PMI Certification
3 19 (8.56%) PMP
4 12 (5.41%) ISEB
5 8 (3.60%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.60%) MBA
6 7 (3.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (2.25%) APMP
8 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.90%) MCSE
10 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.45%) CCNP
11 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.45%) CISA
11 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.45%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.86%) SLA
2 11 (4.95%) QA
3 6 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.80%) FATCA
5 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.45%) COBIT
6 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.21%) Oracle
3 8 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (3.60%) Planview
3 8 (3.60%) Twitter
3 8 (3.60%) IBM
4 6 (2.70%) Citrix
5 5 (2.25%) SAP
6 4 (1.80%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.80%) Avaya
6 4 (1.80%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.35%) HP
7 3 (1.35%) VMware
8 2 (0.90%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.90%) CA
8 2 (0.90%) NetApp
8 2 (0.90%) Dell
8 2 (0.90%) EMC
9 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.45%) Cisco
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52039 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus 25% Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + car allowance and bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City, Edinburgh
TheSmartList
Salary: Circa £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago