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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analyst
Rank 809 812 852
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 93 64 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.060% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.064% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 42
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.00%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -8 74 £41,000 +2.50% 9
London -25 30 £52,500 -8.69% 3
Scotland - 13 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -36 10 £35,000 -7.89% 1
East of England - 10 £40,250 -
South East -16 9 £50,000 +69.49% 1
Edinburgh - 9 £39,000 -
Luton - 8 £41,000 -
Bedfordshire - 8 £41,000 -
North East - 7 £34,500 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 7 £34,500 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £34,500 - 2
Berkshire 0 5 - -
North West -13 5 - - 2
North Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
Warrington - 5 - -
York - 5 - - 1
Cheshire - 5 - - 1
City of London +3 4 £43,750 -27.08% 1
Reading -5 4 - -
West Yorkshire -42 4 £35,000 -7.89%
Paddington - 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 £45,000 -
South West -32 2 £34,000 -15.00%
Leeds -38 2 £35,000 -2.77%
Surrey - 2 £45,000 -
Bristol - 2 £34,000 -
Huddersfield - 2 - -
East Midlands -1 1 £47,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 76 (40.43%) Performance Testing
2 64 (34.04%) LoadRunner
3 55 (29.26%) SQL
4 49 (26.06%) Test Scripting
5 44 (23.40%) JMeter
6 41 (21.81%) HP
7 36 (19.15%) QuickTest Pro
8 34 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (15.96%) Finance
10 29 (15.43%) QA
10 29 (15.43%) Selenium
11 28 (14.89%) Degree
11 28 (14.89%) Data Analysis
11 28 (14.89%) MS Excel
11 28 (14.89%) Java
12 24 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
13 22 (11.70%) Windows
14 21 (11.17%) SQL Server
15 20 (10.64%) Microsoft
16 19 (10.11%) Marketing
16 19 (10.11%) .NET
16 19 (10.11%) Oracle
17 18 (9.57%) Visual Studio
18 17 (9.04%) JavaScript
18 17 (9.04%) Test Strategy
18 17 (9.04%) eggPlant
19 16 (8.51%) HTML
19 16 (8.51%) VBA
20 15 (7.98%) SOA
20 15 (7.98%) SC Cleared

Performance Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (7.98%) WebSphere
2 13 (6.91%) SAS
2 13 (6.91%) IIS
2 13 (6.91%) Apache
3 8 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.26%) Liferay
4 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 28 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.66%) SPSS
3 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.06%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.53%) Advent Geneva
2 1 (0.53%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.53%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.53%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.19%) LAN
1 6 (3.19%) WAN
2 3 (1.60%) Internet
3 2 (1.06%) Broadband
3 2 (1.06%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.45%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.26%) Data Mining
4 7 (3.72%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (3.19%) MS Access
5 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.66%) MySQL
6 5 (2.66%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.53%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 64 (34.04%) LoadRunner
2 44 (23.40%) JMeter
3 36 (19.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 29 (15.43%) Selenium
5 18 (9.57%) Visual Studio
6 17 (9.04%) eggPlant
7 14 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (6.38%) WinRunner
9 9 (4.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (3.19%) Facilita Forecast
10 6 (3.19%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (2.66%) JIRA
12 4 (2.13%) SilkPerformer
12 4 (2.13%) TestDirector
13 3 (1.60%) Rational Performance Tester
14 2 (1.06%) LoadUI
General
1 30 (15.96%) Finance
2 19 (10.11%) Marketing
3 9 (4.79%) Retail
4 7 (3.72%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.19%) Banking
6 4 (2.13%) Advertising
7 2 (1.06%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.11%) .NET
2 16 (8.51%) HTML
3 2 (1.06%) J2EE
3 2 (1.06%) Ajax
3 2 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.53%) RESTful
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.53%) CSS
4 1 (0.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.26%) Statistics
3 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.60%) Visualisation
3 3 (1.60%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.06%) Open Source
4 2 (1.06%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.06%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.53%) EPoS
5 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.53%) Wiki
5 1 (0.53%) Online Games
5 1 (0.53%) Social Media
5 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.70%) Windows
2 13 (6.91%) Linux
2 13 (6.91%) UNIX
3 8 (4.26%) Solaris
4 6 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.19%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.19%) Windows XP
4 6 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.53%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (40.43%) Performance Testing
2 49 (26.06%) Test Scripting
3 28 (14.89%) Data Analysis
4 17 (9.04%) Test Strategy
5 15 (7.98%) SOA
6 14 (7.45%) Automated Testing
6 14 (7.45%) Content Management
6 14 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (6.91%) Service Delivery
8 12 (6.38%) Test Automation
9 10 (5.32%) Business Analysis
9 10 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (4.79%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.26%) ITIL
11 8 (4.26%) Migration
11 8 (4.26%) Data Management
11 8 (4.26%) Stress Testing
11 8 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (4.26%) Performance Management
11 8 (4.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 55 (29.26%) SQL
2 28 (14.89%) Java
3 17 (9.04%) JavaScript
4 16 (8.51%) VBA
5 9 (4.79%) C
6 8 (4.26%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.72%) Perl
8 6 (3.19%) C#
8 6 (3.19%) AWK
8 6 (3.19%) Korn
8 6 (3.19%) VB
9 2 (1.06%) R
9 2 (1.06%) Ruby
9 2 (1.06%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.53%) VBScript
10 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (14.89%) Degree
2 15 (7.98%) SC Cleared
2 15 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.38%) ISTQB
4 10 (5.32%) ISEB
5 9 (4.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.06%) CFA
7 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.53%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.43%) QA
2 8 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (21.81%) HP
2 20 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.11%) Oracle
4 8 (4.26%) JBoss
5 6 (3.19%) Business Objects
5 6 (3.19%) BI-SAM
6 3 (1.60%) FactSet
6 3 (1.60%) Google
6 3 (1.60%) Citrix
7 2 (1.06%) BEA
7 2 (1.06%) BMC
7 2 (1.06%) SAP
7 2 (1.06%) Siebel
7 2 (1.06%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.06%) Remedy
7 2 (1.06%) Serena
7 2 (1.06%) Sun
7 2 (1.06%) Splunk
7 2 (1.06%) Tableau
8 1 (0.53%) Advent
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