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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analyst
Rank 829 865 798
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 61 68 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.057% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.060% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 82
Average salary £48,750 £35,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.32% -6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,262 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £35,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+38.29% -7.23%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +7 55 £46,250 +32.14% 12
London +39 22 £46,000 -16.36% 2
Yorkshire +8 9 £30,000 -14.28% 1
City of London +30 6 £34,250 -34.76% 1
East of England +20 6 £29,000 -8.94%
East Midlands +17 5 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £29,000 -
North Yorkshire - 5 - -
Watford - 5 £29,000 -
York - 5 - -
Hounslow +20 4 - -
South Yorkshire -2 4 £30,000 -14.28% 1
South East -8 4 £50,000 +17.64% 4
South West -17 4 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands -26 4 £48,750 +54.76% 1
Doncaster - 4 £30,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £52,500 -
Gloucester - 3 £52,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland +14 2 £39,000 -17.89% 1
Reading -18 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Berkshire -22 2 £50,000 +40.84%
Northampton - 2 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £50,000 -
Clydebank - 2 £39,000 -
Leicester - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £50,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £39,000 -
North West +15 1 £26,500 +8.16% 2

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 57 (39.31%) Performance Testing
2 47 (32.41%) SQL
3 44 (30.34%) HP
4 36 (24.83%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (23.45%) LoadRunner
6 31 (21.38%) Finance
7 30 (20.69%) MS Excel
8 29 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 29 (20.00%) Data Analysis
9 28 (19.31%) HP Quality Center
9 28 (19.31%) JMeter
10 27 (18.62%) Management Information System
11 26 (17.93%) Test Management
12 24 (16.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (16.55%) Analytics
12 24 (16.55%) Test Planning
13 23 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (15.17%) QA
14 22 (15.17%) Selenium
14 22 (15.17%) Test Strategy
15 21 (14.48%) Test Automation
16 20 (13.79%) JIRA
16 20 (13.79%) Business Analysis
17 18 (12.41%) TDD
17 18 (12.41%) Usability Testing
17 18 (12.41%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (12.41%) QuickTest Pro
17 18 (12.41%) eggPlant
18 16 (11.03%) SAS
18 16 (11.03%) Test Scripting

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (11.03%) SAS
2 10 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.14%) IIS
3 6 (4.14%) Apache
4 5 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.45%) JBoss
5 3 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.07%) Drupal
6 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.38%) Liferay
7 1 (0.69%) Confluence
7 1 (0.69%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.76%) MS Office
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Magento
2 1 (0.69%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.14%) HTTP
1 6 (4.14%) HTTPS
2 5 (3.45%) Intranet
3 4 (2.76%) Internet
4 3 (2.07%) IPsec
4 3 (2.07%) VPN
5 2 (1.38%) SAN
6 1 (0.69%) DNS
6 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.69%) LAN
6 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.76%) MySQL
3 4 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.76%) DB2
3 4 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.38%) CorVu
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.38%) QlikView
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 34 (23.45%) LoadRunner
2 28 (19.31%) JMeter
3 24 (16.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (15.17%) Selenium
5 20 (13.79%) JIRA
6 18 (12.41%) QuickTest Pro
6 18 (12.41%) eggPlant
7 6 (4.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (2.07%) TestDirector
9 2 (1.38%) JUnit
9 2 (1.38%) TestNG
9 2 (1.38%) Firebug
9 2 (1.38%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.69%) JProfiler
10 1 (0.69%) Rational Performance Tester
10 1 (0.69%) NeoLoad
10 1 (0.69%) VisualVM
10 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.69%) SilkPerformer
General
1 31 (21.38%) Finance
2 9 (6.21%) Retail
3 8 (5.52%) Banking
4 5 (3.45%) Marketing
5 4 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.38%) Legal
6 2 (1.38%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.38%) Back Office
6 2 (1.38%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Front Office
7 1 (0.69%) Law
7 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.90%) .NET
2 8 (5.52%) HTML
3 5 (3.45%) J2EE
4 4 (2.76%) Web Services
5 2 (1.38%) ODBC
5 2 (1.38%) Flash
5 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.38%) CSS
5 2 (1.38%) Ajax
5 2 (1.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.38%) Velocity
5 2 (1.38%) WCF
6 1 (0.69%) WPF
6 1 (0.69%) SOAP
6 1 (0.69%) JRockit
6 1 (0.69%) WinForms
6 1 (0.69%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.83%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (18.62%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.21%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.14%) Statistics
5 4 (2.76%) NHS
6 3 (2.07%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.07%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.07%) PKI
6 3 (2.07%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.07%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.38%) Replication
7 2 (1.38%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.69%) Clustering
8 1 (0.69%) Open Source
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
8 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.69%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.59%) Windows
2 7 (4.83%) Linux
3 4 (2.76%) Solaris
4 3 (2.07%) AIX
4 3 (2.07%) CentOS
5 1 (0.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (39.31%) Performance Testing
2 29 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 26 (17.93%) Test Management
4 24 (16.55%) Analytics
4 24 (16.55%) Test Planning
5 23 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (15.17%) Test Strategy
7 21 (14.48%) Test Automation
8 20 (13.79%) Business Analysis
9 18 (12.41%) TDD
9 18 (12.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (12.41%) Usability Testing
10 16 (11.03%) Test Scripting
10 16 (11.03%) Performance Management
11 14 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (8.97%) ITIL
12 13 (8.97%) Revenue Management
13 8 (5.52%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (5.52%) Performance Analysis
14 7 (4.83%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (32.41%) SQL
2 15 (10.34%) Java
3 10 (6.90%) VBA
4 7 (4.83%) AWK
4 7 (4.83%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.83%) Perl
5 6 (4.14%) PHP
6 5 (3.45%) C
6 5 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.76%) Korn
7 4 (2.76%) C#
7 4 (2.76%) C++
8 2 (1.38%) VB
8 2 (1.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.38%) Python
8 2 (1.38%) R
9 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.66%) Degree
2 10 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.83%) ISTQB
3 7 (4.83%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.83%) ISEB
4 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.38%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.38%) CFA
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.17%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) Squid
Systems Management
1 28 (19.31%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.45%) OpenView
2 5 (3.45%) Nagios
3 3 (2.07%) SCOM
4 1 (0.69%) nmon
4 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (30.34%) HP
2 29 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.52%) Oracle
3 8 (5.52%) Business Objects
4 7 (4.83%) IBM
5 4 (2.76%) SAP
6 3 (2.07%) Sun
6 3 (2.07%) BMC
6 3 (2.07%) Perforce
6 3 (2.07%) BI-SAM
7 2 (1.38%) Tableau
7 2 (1.38%) Citrix
7 2 (1.38%) Teradata
7 2 (1.38%) Nimsoft
8 1 (0.69%) Splunk
8 1 (0.69%) CA
8 1 (0.69%) iSOFT
8 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.69%) Remedy
8 1 (0.69%) EMC
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