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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analyst
Rank 795 798 827
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 101 73 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.068% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.072% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 45
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £26,150 £29,702
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £57,500 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
107888 101284 107679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88197 84123 91717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 23 October 2014 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 23 October 2014. 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 -2 85 £39,000 -2.50% 5
London -15 26 £42,500 -24.44% 1
Yorkshire -34 17 £35,000 -5.40% 2
East of England -3 11 £41,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 11 £28,780 -
Scotland - 11 £37,500 - 1
North East - 11 £28,780 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £28,780 -
York - 10 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 10 - - 2
South East -20 9 £40,000 +50.94% 1
Berkshire +11 8 - -
North West -19 8 - -
Reading +2 7 - -
Hertfordshire - 7 £36,250 -
West Yorkshire -29 6 £35,000 -5.40%
Edinburgh - 6 £35,000 - 1
Warrington - 5 - -
Cheshire - 5 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 £41,500 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £45,000 -
Huddersfield - 4 - -
Luton - 4 £41,500 - 1
Paddington - 4 - -
Manchester - 3 - -
Rickmansworth - 3 £31,750 -
South West -31 2 £35,500 -11.25%
Leeds -37 2 £35,000 -5.40%
Watford - 2 - -
Chesterfield +4 1 £47,000 -

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (42.19%) Performance Testing
2 59 (30.73%) SQL
3 48 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 46 (23.96%) JMeter
5 44 (22.92%) Test Scripting
6 37 (19.27%) Data Analysis
6 37 (19.27%) HP
7 36 (18.75%) QA
7 36 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (16.15%) QuickTest Pro
9 30 (15.63%) MS Excel
10 29 (15.10%) Selenium
11 28 (14.58%) Microsoft
12 27 (14.06%) Windows
12 27 (14.06%) Finance
12 27 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (13.54%) HP Quality Center
14 25 (13.02%) Degree
15 22 (11.46%) Java
15 22 (11.46%) SQL Server
16 20 (10.42%) Marketing
16 20 (10.42%) Analytics
17 19 (9.90%) Oracle
17 19 (9.90%) SAS
18 18 (9.38%) .NET
18 18 (9.38%) eggPlant
18 18 (9.38%) Test Strategy
18 18 (9.38%) SC Cleared
18 18 (9.38%) Security Cleared
19 17 (8.85%) Team Foundation Server

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 19 (9.90%) SAS
2 16 (8.33%) IIS
3 15 (7.81%) Apache
4 11 (5.73%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.69%) Liferay
5 9 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.69%) JBoss
6 4 (2.08%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.52%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 30 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) SPSS
2 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.21%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.52%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.52%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.52%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.13%) LAN
1 6 (3.13%) WAN
2 2 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) DNS
3 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.73%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.13%) MySQL
4 6 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.56%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.52%) ProClarity
9 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 46 (23.96%) JMeter
3 31 (16.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 29 (15.10%) Selenium
5 18 (9.38%) eggPlant
6 17 (8.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (7.29%) Visual Studio
8 10 (5.21%) JIRA
9 8 (4.17%) WinRunner
10 7 (3.65%) TestDirector
10 7 (3.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (3.13%) Facilita Forecast
11 6 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (2.08%) Rational Performance Tester
13 3 (1.56%) SilkPerformer
14 2 (1.04%) LoadUI
General
1 27 (14.06%) Finance
2 20 (10.42%) Marketing
3 12 (6.25%) Banking
3 12 (6.25%) Retail
4 5 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.08%) Advertising
6 2 (1.04%) Front Office
6 2 (1.04%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.38%) .NET
2 16 (8.33%) HTML
3 4 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.52%) CSS
4 1 (0.52%) SOAP
4 1 (0.52%) Ajax
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.52%) RESTful
4 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.29%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.25%) Statistics
4 11 (5.73%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.04%) Open Source
6 2 (1.04%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.52%) Social Media
7 1 (0.52%) EPoS
7 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) Wiki
7 1 (0.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.06%) Windows
2 13 (6.77%) Solaris
2 13 (6.77%) Linux
2 13 (6.77%) UNIX
3 6 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 6 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (42.19%) Performance Testing
2 44 (22.92%) Test Scripting
3 37 (19.27%) Data Analysis
4 27 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (10.42%) Analytics
6 18 (9.38%) Test Strategy
7 17 (8.85%) Test Automation
7 17 (8.85%) Business Analysis
8 14 (7.29%) Content Management
9 13 (6.77%) Performance Management
9 13 (6.77%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (6.25%) Service Delivery
11 11 (5.73%) SOA
11 11 (5.73%) Test Management
11 11 (5.73%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (5.21%) Test Planning
12 10 (5.21%) Usability Testing
12 10 (5.21%) Web Analytics
12 10 (5.21%) ITIL
12 10 (5.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (30.73%) SQL
2 22 (11.46%) Java
3 17 (8.85%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.81%) VBA
5 12 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 11 (5.73%) Perl
7 10 (5.21%) AWK
7 10 (5.21%) Korn
8 9 (4.69%) R
9 6 (3.13%) VB
9 6 (3.13%) C#
10 4 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.04%) C
11 2 (1.04%) Ruby
12 1 (0.52%) Python
12 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (13.02%) Degree
2 18 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 18 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.21%) ISEB
3 10 (5.21%) ISTQB
4 9 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.52%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (18.75%) QA
2 8 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (13.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (19.27%) HP
2 28 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.90%) Oracle
4 11 (5.73%) Google
5 9 (4.69%) Splunk
5 9 (4.69%) Tableau
6 8 (4.17%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.08%) Sun
7 4 (2.08%) BI-SAM
7 4 (2.08%) BEA
8 3 (1.56%) Teradata
9 2 (1.04%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.04%) Remedy
9 2 (1.04%) Citrix
9 2 (1.04%) SAP
9 2 (1.04%) BMC
9 2 (1.04%) FactSet
10 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.52%) Twitter
10 1 (0.52%) Lumesse
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