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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analyst
Rank 841 845 826
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 61 93 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.079% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.083% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 46 69 42
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,200 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015 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 3 July 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
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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 -14 46 £50,000 +11.11% 18
South East +13 18 £50,000 - 1
London -8 14 £58,750 +4.44% 11
Scotland +6 11 £36,250 -23.68% 1
City of London +28 6 £52,500 +5.00% 3
West Midlands -6 6 £50,000 +58.73% 1
Hampshire - 6 £50,000 -
Surrey - 6 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +4 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Glasgow - 5 £35,000 -
Staines - 5 £45,000 -
Berkshire -9 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Reading -9 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Southampton - 4 - -
Birmingham - 4 £50,000 -
South West -2 3 £55,000 +52.77%
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £50,000 -
Dorset - 2 - -
East Midlands 0 1 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 1 £45,000 +11.11%
North West -4 1 - - 1
East of England -4 1 £45,000 +15.38%
Rickmansworth -15 1 £45,000 +27.65%
Solihull - 1 £31,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £55,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 -

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 56 (42.75%) Performance Testing
2 52 (39.69%) SQL
3 43 (32.82%) Finance
4 41 (31.30%) LoadRunner
5 39 (29.77%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (29.01%) Test Scripting
7 27 (20.61%) HP
8 26 (19.85%) Data Analysis
9 24 (18.32%) Analytics
9 24 (18.32%) SAS
9 24 (18.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (17.56%) Microsoft
11 21 (16.03%) Test Strategy
12 20 (15.27%) Test Management
12 20 (15.27%) Oracle
13 19 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (14.50%) JMeter
13 19 (14.50%) Test Planning
14 18 (13.74%) ISTQB
14 18 (13.74%) Banking
15 17 (12.98%) HP Quality Center
16 16 (12.21%) Management Information System
16 16 (12.21%) MS Excel
17 14 (10.69%) Degree
17 14 (10.69%) Security Cleared
18 13 (9.92%) QA
18 13 (9.92%) Statistics
18 13 (9.92%) Revenue Management
18 13 (9.92%) Test Automation

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 24 (18.32%) SAS
2 6 (4.58%) NetWeaver
3 4 (3.05%) IIS
3 4 (3.05%) Apache
4 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.29%) JBoss
4 3 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.29%) Drupal
5 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.58%) MS Office
3 2 (1.53%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.53%) SPSS
4 1 (0.76%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) SAP CRM
2 3 (2.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) HTTP
2 4 (3.05%) Internet
3 3 (2.29%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.53%) SAN
5 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.34%) DB2
3 5 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.05%) QlikView
4 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.05%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.29%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.53%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.53%) CorVu
6 2 (1.53%) OLAP
6 2 (1.53%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.76%) MySQL
7 1 (0.76%) MS Access
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (31.30%) LoadRunner
2 19 (14.50%) JMeter
3 12 (9.16%) JIRA
4 10 (7.63%) Selenium
5 8 (6.11%) HP UFT
5 8 (6.11%) eggPlant
5 8 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.53%) JUnit
7 2 (1.53%) Firebug
7 2 (1.53%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (1.53%) TestNG
7 2 (1.53%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.53%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (0.76%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.76%) VisualVM
8 1 (0.76%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.76%) WinRunner
General
1 43 (32.82%) Finance
2 18 (13.74%) Banking
3 9 (6.87%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.82%) Retail
5 3 (2.29%) Marketing
6 2 (1.53%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Front Office
7 1 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.34%) Web Services
2 4 (3.05%) .NET
2 4 (3.05%) J2EE
3 3 (2.29%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.53%) Velocity
4 2 (1.53%) Ajax
4 2 (1.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.53%) HTML
4 2 (1.53%) RESTful
4 2 (1.53%) CSS
4 2 (1.53%) ODBC
4 2 (1.53%) Flash
5 1 (0.76%) JRockit
5 1 (0.76%) WinForms
5 1 (0.76%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.76%) SOAP
5 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.76%) WCF
5 1 (0.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.77%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.21%) Management Information System
3 13 (9.92%) Statistics
4 9 (6.87%) Visualisation
5 6 (4.58%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.29%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (2.29%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.29%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.53%) Replication
7 2 (1.53%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.53%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.76%) Social Media
8 1 (0.76%) Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) NHS
8 1 (0.76%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.87%) UNIX
1 9 (6.87%) Windows
2 6 (4.58%) AIX
3 4 (3.05%) Solaris
3 4 (3.05%) Linux
4 3 (2.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (42.75%) Performance Testing
2 38 (29.01%) Test Scripting
3 26 (19.85%) Data Analysis
4 24 (18.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (18.32%) Analytics
5 21 (16.03%) Test Strategy
6 20 (15.27%) Test Management
7 19 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (14.50%) Test Planning
8 13 (9.92%) Revenue Management
8 13 (9.92%) Test Automation
9 11 (8.40%) Open Source
9 11 (8.40%) TDD
10 10 (7.63%) Performance Management
11 9 (6.87%) Automated Testing
11 9 (6.87%) Business Analysis
12 8 (6.11%) Usability Testing
13 7 (5.34%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 52 (39.69%) SQL
2 13 (9.92%) Java
3 9 (6.87%) VBA
4 6 (4.58%) C#
4 6 (4.58%) VB
5 5 (3.82%) C
6 4 (3.05%) Perl
6 4 (3.05%) Python
6 4 (3.05%) AWK
6 4 (3.05%) R
7 3 (2.29%) SAS Macro
7 3 (2.29%) PHP
8 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.76%) Korn
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (13.74%) ISTQB
2 14 (10.69%) Degree
2 14 (10.69%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.40%) ISEB
4 10 (7.63%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.82%) CSQA
6 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.53%) CFA
7 2 (1.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.05%) Terminal Services
2 3 (2.29%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (12.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) nmon
2 1 (0.76%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 27 (20.61%) HP
2 23 (17.56%) Microsoft
3 20 (15.27%) Oracle
4 11 (8.40%) IBM
5 10 (7.63%) SAP
6 9 (6.87%) Business Objects
7 7 (5.34%) VMware
8 6 (4.58%) Citrix
9 4 (3.05%) Capita
9 4 (3.05%) Tableau
10 3 (2.29%) Sun
11 2 (1.53%) BMC
11 2 (1.53%) BI-SAM
12 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.76%) Splunk
12 1 (0.76%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.76%) iSOFT
12 1 (0.76%) Reuters
12 1 (0.76%) Remedy
12 1 (0.76%) BT
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