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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analyst
Rank 821 853 786
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 71 43 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.038% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.041% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 73
Average salary £43,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.96% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -5.40%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 March 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 27 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
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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 +39 68 £44,500 +27.14% 7
London +58 26 £50,000 -13.79% 1
Yorkshire +14 14 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East of England +19 13 £48,750 +53.06% 1
North Yorkshire - 9 - - 1
York - 9 - -
City of London +11 7 £34,250 -40.94%
Essex - 7 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £29,000 -
Hounslow +18 5 - -
South Yorkshire +1 5 £30,000 -14.28%
South West -19 5 £52,500 -
Watford - 5 £29,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £52,500 -
East Midlands +20 4 £45,000 - 1
Doncaster - 4 £30,000 -
South East -22 3 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Gloucester - 3 £52,500 -
Brentwood - 3 - - 1
Scotland +15 2 £39,000 -18.32%
Warwickshire - 2 £42,500 -
Clydebank - 2 £39,000 -
Leicester - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £39,000 -
North West +7 1 £26,500 +12.76% 2
Cheshire +4 1 £26,500 - 1
Hampshire 0 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 -

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 61 (36.97%) Performance Testing
2 55 (33.33%) SQL
3 51 (30.91%) HP
4 41 (24.85%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (24.24%) Data Analysis
6 39 (23.64%) MS Excel
7 38 (23.03%) Microsoft
8 35 (21.21%) HP Quality Center
8 35 (21.21%) Analytics
9 32 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (19.39%) Management Information System
9 32 (19.39%) JMeter
10 31 (18.79%) Finance
11 28 (16.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 28 (16.97%) Test Planning
12 26 (15.76%) Test Strategy
12 26 (15.76%) QA
12 26 (15.76%) Selenium
12 26 (15.76%) LoadRunner
13 25 (15.15%) Business Analysis
13 25 (15.15%) Test Automation
14 24 (14.55%) JIRA
15 22 (13.33%) TDD
15 22 (13.33%) Usability Testing
15 22 (13.33%) Test Management
15 22 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
15 22 (13.33%) eggPlant
16 21 (12.73%) SAS
17 19 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (11.52%) Performance Management

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (12.73%) SAS
2 10 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.24%) IIS
4 6 (3.64%) Apache
5 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.03%) JBoss
6 3 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.82%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.82%) Drupal
7 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.21%) Liferay
8 1 (0.61%) Confluence
8 1 (0.61%) GlassFish
Applications
1 39 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.42%) MS Office
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.82%) Magento
3 1 (0.61%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.61%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) HTTP
1 6 (3.64%) HTTPS
2 5 (3.03%) Intranet
3 4 (2.42%) Internet
4 3 (1.82%) IPsec
4 3 (1.82%) VPN
5 2 (1.21%) SAN
6 1 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.61%) LAN
6 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.42%) MySQL
4 4 (2.42%) DB2
4 4 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.21%) CorVu
6 2 (1.21%) QlikView
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 32 (19.39%) JMeter
2 28 (16.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (15.76%) Selenium
3 26 (15.76%) LoadRunner
4 24 (14.55%) JIRA
5 22 (13.33%) eggPlant
5 22 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (3.64%) TestDirector
7 2 (1.21%) JUnit
7 2 (1.21%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.21%) TestNG
7 2 (1.21%) Firebug
8 1 (0.61%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (0.61%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.61%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.61%) VisualVM
8 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.61%) SilkPerformer
General
1 31 (18.79%) Finance
2 12 (7.27%) Banking
2 12 (7.27%) Retail
3 7 (4.24%) Marketing
4 3 (1.82%) Local Government
5 2 (1.21%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.21%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.21%) Legal
5 2 (1.21%) Back Office
5 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.06%) .NET
2 8 (4.85%) HTML
3 7 (4.24%) J2EE
4 4 (2.42%) Web Services
5 2 (1.21%) ODBC
5 2 (1.21%) Flash
5 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.21%) CSS
5 2 (1.21%) Ajax
5 2 (1.21%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.21%) Velocity
5 2 (1.21%) WCF
6 1 (0.61%) WPF
6 1 (0.61%) SOAP
6 1 (0.61%) JRockit
6 1 (0.61%) WinForms
6 1 (0.61%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.85%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (19.39%) Management Information System
3 15 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.85%) Statistics
5 4 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.82%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.82%) PKI
6 3 (1.82%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.82%) NHS
7 2 (1.21%) Replication
7 2 (1.21%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.21%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.61%) Open Source
8 1 (0.61%) Social Media
8 1 (0.61%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.09%) Windows
2 9 (5.45%) Solaris
3 7 (4.24%) Linux
4 3 (1.82%) CentOS
4 3 (1.82%) AIX
4 3 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.97%) Performance Testing
2 40 (24.24%) Data Analysis
3 35 (21.21%) Analytics
4 32 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (16.97%) Test Planning
6 26 (15.76%) Test Strategy
7 25 (15.15%) Test Automation
7 25 (15.15%) Business Analysis
8 22 (13.33%) TDD
8 22 (13.33%) Usability Testing
8 22 (13.33%) Test Management
9 19 (11.52%) Performance Management
9 19 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (10.91%) Revenue Management
11 15 (9.09%) ITIL
12 13 (7.88%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (7.27%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (4.85%) Test Scripting
16 7 (4.24%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 55 (33.33%) SQL
2 15 (9.09%) Java
2 15 (9.09%) VBA
3 11 (6.67%) AWK
3 11 (6.67%) Perl
4 9 (5.45%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.85%) Korn
6 7 (4.24%) R
6 7 (4.24%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.64%) PHP
8 5 (3.03%) C
9 4 (2.42%) C#
9 4 (2.42%) C++
10 3 (1.82%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.21%) VB
11 2 (1.21%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.21%) Python
12 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (8.48%) Degree
2 9 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.24%) ISEB
3 7 (4.24%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.21%) CFA
6 2 (1.21%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.76%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.82%) Squid
Systems Management
1 35 (21.21%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.03%) OpenView
2 5 (3.03%) Nagios
3 3 (1.82%) SCOM
4 1 (0.61%) nmon
4 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 51 (30.91%) HP
2 38 (23.03%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.06%) Oracle
4 9 (5.45%) Business Objects
5 7 (4.24%) IBM
5 7 (4.24%) Tableau
6 6 (3.64%) Splunk
6 6 (3.64%) Google
7 5 (3.03%) Sun
8 4 (2.42%) SAP
8 4 (2.42%) Teradata
9 3 (1.82%) BI-SAM
9 3 (1.82%) Perforce
9 3 (1.82%) BMC
10 2 (1.21%) Nimsoft
10 2 (1.21%) Citrix
10 2 (1.21%) BEA
11 1 (0.61%) EMC
11 1 (0.61%) CA
11 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
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