The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analyst
Rank 802 816 837
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 91 61 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.057% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.061% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 46
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +13.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Performance Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Analyst within the UK.

Performance Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Performance Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Analyst over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Performance Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
England -10 73 £40,500 +1.25% 11
London +6 34 £52,500 -4.54% 4
East of England +2 16 £39,000 - 1
Scotland - 11 £45,000 - 3
Luton - 10 £39,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 10 £39,500 - 1
South East -30 8 £50,000 +20.48% 2
Edinburgh - 7 £45,000 - 3
City of London -3 6 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Hertfordshire -5 5 £37,750 -
North East - 5 £34,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £34,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £34,500 -
North West -23 4 - - 2
Yorkshire -37 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cheshire - 4 - - 1
Warrington - 4 - - 1
Berkshire -7 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth - 3 £33,750 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Reading -3 2 - -
Watford -6 2 £40,500 -
Leeds -41 2 £35,000 -9.67%
West Yorkshire -47 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
York - 2 - -
South West -28 1 £36,000 -11.65% 1
East Midlands - 1 £47,000 -
Surrey - 1 £50,000 - 2

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance Analyst in their job title 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 with Performance Analyst in their job title.

1 63 (37.06%) Performance Testing
2 61 (35.88%) LoadRunner
3 50 (29.41%) SQL
4 44 (25.88%) Test Scripting
5 35 (20.59%) JMeter
6 34 (20.00%) HP
7 32 (18.82%) QuickTest Pro
8 28 (16.47%) Java
9 27 (15.88%) Finance
10 26 (15.29%) Degree
11 25 (14.71%) Selenium
12 23 (13.53%) QA
12 23 (13.53%) MS Excel
13 19 (11.18%) .NET
13 19 (11.18%) Data Analysis
14 18 (10.59%) Marketing
14 18 (10.59%) Visual Studio
15 17 (10.00%) Oracle
15 17 (10.00%) JavaScript
15 17 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 17 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
16 16 (9.41%) WebSphere
16 16 (9.41%) SOA
16 16 (9.41%) SQL Server
16 16 (9.41%) HTML
17 15 (8.82%) VBA
17 15 (8.82%) Windows
18 14 (8.24%) Content Management
18 14 (8.24%) Automated Testing
18 14 (8.24%) eggPlant

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Performance Analyst in their job title 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 with Performance Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (9.41%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.88%) SAS
3 9 (5.29%) Apache
3 9 (5.29%) IIS
4 7 (4.12%) Liferay
4 7 (4.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.59%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 23 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.94%) SPSS
3 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.59%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.59%) Advent Geneva
2 1 (0.59%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.59%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.59%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) LAN
1 5 (2.94%) WAN
1 5 (2.94%) Internet
2 4 (2.35%) Broadband
3 2 (1.18%) HTTP
4 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.47%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.12%) Data Mining
3 7 (4.12%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (3.53%) MS Access
4 6 (3.53%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.76%) MySQL
7 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.59%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 61 (35.88%) LoadRunner
2 35 (20.59%) JMeter
3 32 (18.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (14.71%) Selenium
5 18 (10.59%) Visual Studio
6 14 (8.24%) eggPlant
7 12 (7.06%) WinRunner
8 11 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (5.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (3.53%) Facilita Forecast
11 4 (2.35%) SilkPerformer
12 2 (1.18%) LoadUI
12 2 (1.18%) JIRA
13 1 (0.59%) TestDirector
General
1 27 (15.88%) Finance
2 18 (10.59%) Marketing
3 9 (5.29%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.29%) Retail
4 6 (3.53%) Banking
5 4 (2.35%) Advertising
6 2 (1.18%) Front Office
7 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Law
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.18%) .NET
2 16 (9.41%) HTML
3 2 (1.18%) J2EE
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.18%) Ajax
4 1 (0.59%) RESTful
4 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.59%) CSS
4 1 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.35%) Smartphone
2 3 (1.76%) Statistics
2 3 (1.76%) Hedge funds
2 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.18%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.59%) Online Games
4 1 (0.59%) Wiki
4 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.82%) Windows
2 12 (7.06%) UNIX
3 10 (5.88%) Linux
4 8 (4.71%) Solaris
5 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.94%) Windows XP
5 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.59%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.06%) Performance Testing
2 44 (25.88%) Test Scripting
3 19 (11.18%) Data Analysis
4 16 (9.41%) SOA
5 14 (8.24%) Content Management
5 14 (8.24%) Automated Testing
6 13 (7.65%) Service Delivery
7 12 (7.06%) Test Strategy
8 11 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.29%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (5.29%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.29%) ITIL
10 8 (4.71%) Data Management
10 8 (4.71%) Test Automation
10 8 (4.71%) Stress Testing
11 7 (4.12%) Investment Management
11 7 (4.12%) Performance Analysis
11 7 (4.12%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (4.12%) Benchmarking
11 7 (4.12%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 50 (29.41%) SQL
2 28 (16.47%) Java
3 17 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.82%) VBA
5 9 (5.29%) C
6 8 (4.71%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.12%) Perl
8 6 (3.53%) AWK
8 6 (3.53%) VB
8 6 (3.53%) C#
8 6 (3.53%) Korn
9 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.59%) Ruby
10 1 (0.59%) VBScript
10 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (15.29%) Degree
2 11 (6.47%) ISTQB
2 11 (6.47%) SC Cleared
2 11 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.29%) ISEB
4 8 (4.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.18%) CFA
6 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.59%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.53%) QA
2 8 (4.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (20.00%) HP
2 17 (10.00%) Oracle
2 17 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.12%) JBoss
4 6 (3.53%) BI-SAM
5 4 (2.35%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.76%) FactSet
6 3 (1.76%) Citrix
7 2 (1.18%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.18%) Remedy
7 2 (1.18%) Serena
7 2 (1.18%) Siebel
7 2 (1.18%) BEA
7 2 (1.18%) BMC
7 2 (1.18%) Sun
7 2 (1.18%) SAP
8 1 (0.59%) Advent
8 1 (0.59%) Google
8 1 (0.59%) Northgate
8 1 (0.59%) Capita
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Devon
Vadis People
Salary: £40000 to £43000 per annum - plus 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Redhill
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum Attractive benefits package including a bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 27 days ago