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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Improvement
Rank 233 218 218
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 9 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.14% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
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
4993 4374 4243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.34% 81.94% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 3688 3726
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Performance Improvement Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Wiltshire +3 8 £45,000 +20.80% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £49,015 - 1
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
6 7 (31.82%) IIS
7 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 4 (18.18%) Internet
9 3 (13.64%) Project Management
9 3 (13.64%) ETL
9 3 (13.64%) SAN
9 3 (13.64%) Database Security
10 2 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (9.09%) Time Management
10 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (9.09%) Banking
10 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (9.09%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 7 (31.82%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Fireworks
2 2 (9.09%) Final Cut Pro
2 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) DBA
2 11 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server DBA
4 8 (36.36%) Administrator
5 6 (27.27%) Server Administrator
6 3 (13.64%) Wintel Specialist
6 3 (13.64%) Senior DBA
7 2 (9.09%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
7 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support
7 2 (9.09%) Senior SQL DBA
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) ICT Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) E-Learning
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
1 19 (86.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.64%) Database Security
2 3 (13.64%) ETL
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Line Management
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Product Management
3 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.55%) Information Management
4 1 (4.55%) Process Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
Gloucestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £46700.00 - £51330.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago