The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 154 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 7 38 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 1.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 1.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -20.52%
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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2778 2707 2449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.98% 81.24% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1816 1714 1695
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in Scotland

Performance Improvement
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Performance Improvement Salary Histogram in Scotland

Performance Improvement
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Edinburgh -49 2 £68,750 -
Fife - 2 £37,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £27,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £46,000 -
Performance Improvement
UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) DDNS
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DDNS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) QA Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior QA Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Improvement Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Director
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
1 1 (11.11%) Economics
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
1 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos
1 1 (11.11%) Google