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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analyst
Rank 833 838 802
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 56 78 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.067% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.070% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 44 56 67
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £31,675 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +11.84%

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
100511 110711 102033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82673 90883 84912
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +3 43 £50,000 +8.10% 10
South East +11 13 £50,000 +2.56% 1
London +21 12 £52,500 - 3
Scotland +17 9 £35,000 -26.31% 3
West Midlands -9 7 £50,000 +58.73% 2
Glasgow - 5 £35,000 - 1
City of London +37 4 £52,500 +2.43% 1
Surrey +27 4 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England +7 4 £29,000 -8.94%
Hertfordshire +2 4 £29,000 -24.18%
Reading -6 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Berkshire -8 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Watford - 4 £29,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh +3 3 £44,000 -7.36% 1
East Midlands +3 3 £45,000 -
South West - 3 £52,500 - 1
Gloucester - 3 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £52,500 -
Staines - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire -2 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Northampton - 2 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £50,000 -
Doncaster - 2 £30,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Kent - 2 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 -
Guildford +14 1 £55,000 +15.78%

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 59 (44.70%) Performance Testing
2 48 (36.36%) SQL
3 42 (31.82%) LoadRunner
4 37 (28.03%) Finance
5 35 (26.52%) HP
6 32 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (23.48%) Test Scripting
8 27 (20.45%) Microsoft
9 25 (18.94%) Test Management
9 25 (18.94%) Data Analysis
10 24 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
10 24 (18.18%) Analytics
10 24 (18.18%) JMeter
10 24 (18.18%) Test Planning
11 22 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 21 (15.91%) Management Information System
12 21 (15.91%) Test Strategy
13 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (15.15%) SAS
14 17 (12.88%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (12.88%) Banking
14 17 (12.88%) JIRA
14 17 (12.88%) Test Automation
15 15 (11.36%) QA
15 15 (11.36%) Selenium
15 15 (11.36%) Business Analysis
16 14 (10.61%) TDD
16 14 (10.61%) ISTQB
16 14 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 (15.15%) SAS
2 7 (5.30%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.03%) Apache
3 4 (3.03%) IIS
3 4 (3.03%) NetWeaver
4 3 (2.27%) Drupal
4 3 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.27%) JBoss
5 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.76%) Confluence
5 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.27%) MS Office
4 2 (1.52%) SPSS
4 2 (1.52%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.76%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) SAP CRM
2 3 (2.27%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) HTTPS
1 6 (4.55%) HTTP
2 4 (3.03%) Internet
3 3 (2.27%) IPsec
3 3 (2.27%) VPN
4 2 (1.52%) SAN
5 1 (0.76%) Intranet
5 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.55%) DB2
2 5 (3.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.03%) MySQL
3 4 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.03%) QlikView
4 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.52%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.52%) CorVu
5 2 (1.52%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 42 (31.82%) LoadRunner
2 24 (18.18%) JMeter
3 17 (12.88%) JIRA
4 15 (11.36%) Selenium
5 14 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (9.85%) QuickTest Pro
6 13 (9.85%) eggPlant
7 2 (1.52%) JUnit
7 2 (1.52%) TestDirector
7 2 (1.52%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (1.52%) TestNG
7 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.52%) Firebug
7 2 (1.52%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (0.76%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.76%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.76%) VisualVM
8 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (28.03%) Finance
2 17 (12.88%) Banking
3 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.79%) Marketing
5 3 (2.27%) Retail
6 2 (1.52%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.52%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Front Office
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) .NET
2 4 (3.03%) J2EE
2 4 (3.03%) Web Services
3 3 (2.27%) HTML
4 2 (1.52%) Flash
4 2 (1.52%) ODBC
4 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.52%) CSS
4 2 (1.52%) Velocity
4 2 (1.52%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.52%) WCF
4 2 (1.52%) Ajax
5 1 (0.76%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.76%) WPF
5 1 (0.76%) JRockit
5 1 (0.76%) WinForms
5 1 (0.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (15.91%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.82%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.30%) Statistics
5 3 (2.27%) PKI
5 3 (2.27%) Cryptography
5 3 (2.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.27%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.52%) Replication
6 2 (1.52%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.52%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.52%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.76%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.76%) Social Media
7 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.58%) Windows
2 7 (5.30%) Linux
3 6 (4.55%) UNIX
4 5 (3.79%) AIX
4 5 (3.79%) Solaris
5 3 (2.27%) CentOS
6 2 (1.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (44.70%) Performance Testing
2 31 (23.48%) Test Scripting
3 25 (18.94%) Test Management
3 25 (18.94%) Data Analysis
4 24 (18.18%) Analytics
4 24 (18.18%) Test Planning
5 21 (15.91%) Test Strategy
6 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.88%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (12.88%) Test Automation
8 15 (11.36%) Business Analysis
9 14 (10.61%) TDD
10 13 (9.85%) Revenue Management
10 13 (9.85%) Usability Testing
11 10 (7.58%) Performance Management
12 9 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (6.82%) Automated Testing
13 6 (4.55%) SOA
13 6 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.36%) SQL
2 13 (9.85%) Java
3 12 (9.09%) VBA
4 6 (4.55%) Perl
4 6 (4.55%) PHP
4 6 (4.55%) AWK
5 5 (3.79%) C
6 4 (3.03%) Python
6 4 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.03%) R
7 3 (2.27%) Korn
7 3 (2.27%) C#
7 3 (2.27%) C++
8 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.52%) VB
8 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.52%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) ISTQB
1 14 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.85%) Degree
3 10 (7.58%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.82%) ISEB
5 5 (3.79%) CSQA
6 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.52%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.52%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.36%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Squid
2 2 (1.52%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) nmon
2 1 (0.76%) Nagios
2 1 (0.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 35 (26.52%) HP
2 27 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.61%) Oracle
4 10 (7.58%) IBM
5 8 (6.06%) SAP
5 8 (6.06%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.03%) Tableau
7 3 (2.27%) BI-SAM
7 3 (2.27%) Perforce
7 3 (2.27%) Sun
8 2 (1.52%) Citrix
8 2 (1.52%) BMC
8 2 (1.52%) VMware
9 1 (0.76%) Splunk
9 1 (0.76%) Reuters
9 1 (0.76%) Remedy
9 1 (0.76%) iSOFT
9 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.76%) BT
9 1 (0.76%) Teradata
Scotland
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35-55,000 + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35-55,000 + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35-55,000 + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago