The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 221 242 238
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 21 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.067% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.079% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 4
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £39,300 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,811 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4579 5060 5134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.90% 85.26% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3843 4224 4262
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,909
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Performance Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in the South West

Performance Improvement
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 9 £32,500 -
Bristol - 8 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire +8 3 - -
Wiltshire +6 1 - -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 28 (56.00%) C#
1 28 (56.00%) .NET
1 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (46.00%) PowerShell
3 22 (44.00%) SQL
4 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (32.00%) MS Office
6 15 (30.00%) VBScript
6 15 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 15 (30.00%) Progress
6 15 (30.00%) VoIP
6 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 15 (30.00%) Citrix
6 15 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 15 (30.00%) SAN
6 15 (30.00%) VMware
6 15 (30.00%) Veeam
6 15 (30.00%) Driving Licence
7 14 (28.00%) Mentoring
7 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 11 (22.00%) HTML
8 11 (22.00%) CSS
9 10 (20.00%) IIS
9 10 (20.00%) Coaching
9 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (20.00%) jQuery
9 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (18.00%) Ajax
10 9 (18.00%) JSON

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 15 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (20.00%) IIS
3 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Office
2 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) SAN
1 15 (30.00%) VoIP
2 8 (16.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (18.00%) MS Access
4 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Infrastructure Technician
3 14 (28.00%) C# Developer
4 13 (26.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 13 (26.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (26.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
4 13 (26.00%) Support Technician
5 10 (20.00%) IT Technician
6 8 (16.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 8 (16.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
6 8 (16.00%) IT Support
6 8 (16.00%) IT Support Technician
7 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Technical Leader
8 5 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
8 5 (10.00%) SharePoint Architect
8 5 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) .NET
1 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (22.00%) CSS
2 11 (22.00%) HTML
3 10 (20.00%) jQuery
4 9 (18.00%) Ajax
4 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (18.00%) JSON
4 9 (18.00%) LINQ
5 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (12.00%) XML
6 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (10.00%) WPF
6 5 (10.00%) XHTML
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) EPoS
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (20.00%) Coaching
3 9 (18.00%) MVC
4 8 (16.00%) Data Cleansing
4 8 (16.00%) Server Monitoring
4 8 (16.00%) TDD
5 7 (14.00%) Web Development
6 5 (10.00%) Document Management
6 5 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.00%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (4.00%) DevOps
9 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.00%) ITIL
10 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) PowerShell
3 22 (44.00%) SQL
4 15 (30.00%) VBScript
5 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.00%) TypeScript
8 3 (6.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.00%) Python
9 1 (2.00%) R
9 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CISSP
3 1 (2.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Citrix
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (30.00%) Progress
1 15 (30.00%) Veeam
1 15 (30.00%) VMware
2 5 (10.00%) Perforce
3 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.00%) Splunk