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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analyst
Rank 798 863 832
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 82 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.025% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.026% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 45 16 39
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £38,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+17.10% -16.93%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 £27,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +48 73 £45,000 +18.42% 18
London +29 26 £45,750 -13.67% 10
Yorkshire +9 20 £37,500 -1.31% 3
North Yorkshire - 13 - - 1
York - 13 - - 1
East of England - 12 £47,500 - 1
Scotland +10 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Edinburgh +8 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
City of London +3 7 £45,000 -23.07% 2
South East -35 7 £40,000 +18.51%
West Yorkshire - 6 £35,590 - 1
Essex - 6 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 6 £35,590 - 1
North West -8 5 £30,000 +27.65% 2
Berkshire +1 4 - -
Manchester -11 4 £30,000 -0.82%
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
East Midlands +10 3 £44,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £44,500 - 1
Brentwood - 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Rickmansworth - 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £41,500 -
Luton - 2 £41,500 -
South Yorkshire -6 1 £37,500 -1.31% 1
South West -10 1 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Hampshire -17 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £44,000 -

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 81 (44.26%) Performance Testing
2 60 (32.79%) HP
3 45 (24.59%) SQL
4 44 (24.04%) HP Quality Center
5 43 (23.50%) MS Excel
6 42 (22.95%) Microsoft
7 41 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (21.31%) JMeter
9 38 (20.77%) LoadRunner
9 38 (20.77%) QA
9 38 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (19.67%) Data Analysis
11 31 (16.94%) Selenium
11 31 (16.94%) QuickTest Pro
11 31 (16.94%) Finance
12 30 (16.39%) Windows
12 30 (16.39%) Business Analysis
12 30 (16.39%) Test Strategy
13 29 (15.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 29 (15.85%) Test Automation
13 29 (15.85%) Management Information System
14 25 (13.66%) Analytics
14 25 (13.66%) Test Planning
15 24 (13.11%) Test Management
15 24 (13.11%) JIRA
16 23 (12.57%) TDD
16 23 (12.57%) Usability Testing
16 23 (12.57%) eggPlant
17 21 (11.48%) Degree
18 20 (10.93%) SAS

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 20 (10.93%) SAS
2 16 (8.74%) IIS
3 12 (6.56%) Apache
4 11 (6.01%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.28%) Liferay
5 6 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.28%) JBoss
6 3 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.64%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
Applications
1 43 (23.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.19%) MS Office
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.46%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.55%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.55%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) LAN
1 7 (3.83%) WAN
2 5 (2.73%) Intranet
3 3 (1.64%) IPsec
3 3 (1.64%) HTTP
3 3 (1.64%) VPN
3 3 (1.64%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.09%) SAN
5 1 (0.55%) DNS
5 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.46%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.37%) MySQL
4 7 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.73%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.19%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.55%) ProClarity
9 1 (0.55%) QlikView
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (21.31%) JMeter
2 38 (20.77%) LoadRunner
3 31 (16.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 31 (16.94%) Selenium
4 29 (15.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (13.11%) JIRA
6 23 (12.57%) eggPlant
7 10 (5.46%) TestDirector
8 6 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (2.19%) Rational Performance Tester
10 3 (1.64%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.64%) SilkPerformer
11 2 (1.09%) Facilita Forecast
11 2 (1.09%) LoadUI
12 1 (0.55%) VisualVM
12 1 (0.55%) NeoLoad
General
1 31 (16.94%) Finance
2 15 (8.20%) Marketing
3 11 (6.01%) Banking
3 11 (6.01%) Retail
4 5 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.64%) Local Government
6 2 (1.09%) Back Office
7 1 (0.55%) Front Office
7 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.46%) .NET
2 6 (3.28%) HTML
3 4 (2.19%) J2EE
4 3 (1.64%) Web Services
5 2 (1.09%) Flash
5 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.09%) Ajax
5 2 (1.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.09%) WCF
6 1 (0.55%) WPF
6 1 (0.55%) SOAP
6 1 (0.55%) JRockit
6 1 (0.55%) WinForms
6 1 (0.55%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (15.85%) Management Information System
3 14 (7.65%) Visualisation
3 14 (7.65%) Statistics
4 6 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.73%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.64%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.64%) PKI
6 3 (1.64%) NHS
7 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.09%) Replication
7 2 (1.09%) Open Source
7 2 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.55%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.55%) Social Media
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) Online Games
8 1 (0.55%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.39%) Windows
2 12 (6.56%) Linux
3 10 (5.46%) Solaris
4 7 (3.83%) UNIX
5 6 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.28%) Windows XP
5 6 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (44.26%) Performance Testing
2 41 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.67%) Data Analysis
4 30 (16.39%) Business Analysis
4 30 (16.39%) Test Strategy
5 29 (15.85%) Test Automation
6 25 (13.66%) Analytics
6 25 (13.66%) Test Planning
7 24 (13.11%) Test Management
8 23 (12.57%) Usability Testing
8 23 (12.57%) TDD
9 18 (9.84%) Test Scripting
10 16 (8.74%) Performance Management
11 13 (7.10%) ITIL
12 12 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (6.56%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (6.01%) SOA
13 11 (6.01%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (4.92%) Web Analytics
15 8 (4.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (24.59%) SQL
2 16 (8.74%) Java
3 12 (6.56%) VBA
4 10 (5.46%) Shell Script
4 10 (5.46%) R
4 10 (5.46%) Perl
5 9 (4.92%) Korn
5 9 (4.92%) AWK
6 8 (4.37%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.28%) C#
8 4 (2.19%) C++
9 3 (1.64%) PHP
9 3 (1.64%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.64%) C
10 2 (1.09%) Ruby
10 2 (1.09%) Python
10 2 (1.09%) VB
10 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (11.48%) Degree
2 18 (9.84%) SC Cleared
2 18 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.56%) ISEB
4 10 (5.46%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (20.77%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.64%) Squid
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (24.04%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.73%) OpenView
2 5 (2.73%) Nagios
3 3 (1.64%) SCOM
4 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 60 (32.79%) HP
2 42 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.65%) Oracle
4 10 (5.46%) Google
4 10 (5.46%) Tableau
5 9 (4.92%) Splunk
6 5 (2.73%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.19%) IBM
7 4 (2.19%) Teradata
8 3 (1.64%) Perforce
9 2 (1.09%) Nimsoft
9 2 (1.09%) Sun
9 2 (1.09%) Citrix
9 2 (1.09%) BEA
10 1 (0.55%) BMC
10 1 (0.55%) CA
10 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.55%) SAP
10 1 (0.55%) VMware
10 1 (0.55%) EMC
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