The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Improvement
Rank 233 228 245
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 5 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.082% 0.15% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Performance Improvement
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the North West region.

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in the North West

Performance Improvement
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Manchester +12 3 - - 3
Merseyside +10 1 - -
Cheshire -5 1 - -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (38.46%) NHS
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) Animation
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 2 (15.38%) CSS3
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Coaching
3 2 (15.38%) VMware

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (15.38%) Node.js
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Business Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Head of Performance Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Business Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) NHS
2 2 (15.38%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Groovy
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
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