The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 226 213 214
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.085% 0.11% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.14% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £55,500 £35,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.44% -17.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4689 4264 4344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.81% 77.61% 77.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3897 3740 3714
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Performance Improvement
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Dorset 0 3 £70,000 +337.50%
Wiltshire - 2 £37,250 -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Programme Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
2 3 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP