The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 789 843 752
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -91
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 134 121 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 110 67 74
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £68,100 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87668 92318 100837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.37% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 73071 74999 82059
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Performance Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the UK.

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in the UK

Performance Improvement
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 within the UK.

Performance Improvement Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 126 £60,000 +14.28% 15
London +17 52 £75,000 +30.43% 9
South East -3 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South West +18 21 £33,000 -22.35%
North West +35 20 £60,000 - 2
Manchester +21 20 £60,000 - 1
Devon - 9 £32,500 -
Plymouth - 9 £32,500 -
Bristol - 8 £37,500 -
City of London +25 6 £97,500 +77.27% 1
Surrey -2 5 £70,000 +3.70%
Hampshire - 5 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes +22 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +18 4 - -
West Midlands -13 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Scotland -13 4 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £35,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 4 - -
Wallingford - 4 £45,000 - 1
East of England +21 3 £37,000 +23.33%
Northamptonshire +15 3 £36,000 -10.00%
East Midlands +12 3 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Gloucestershire +1 3 - -
Reading +18 2 £40,000 +76.21%
Berkshire +8 2 £40,000 +75.05%
Edinburgh +3 2 £43,750 -
Paddington +1 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -1 2 - -
West Sussex -4 2 £50,000 +17.64%

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 81 (27.74%) Project Management
1 81 (27.74%) Finance
2 78 (26.71%) ITIL
3 67 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (20.55%) Change Management
5 59 (20.21%) Service Delivery
6 51 (17.47%) Degree
7 50 (17.12%) Infrastructure Management
8 48 (16.44%) ITIL V3
9 44 (15.07%) ERP
10 43 (14.73%) SAP
10 43 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
10 43 (14.73%) FMCG
11 42 (14.38%) Microsoft
12 41 (14.04%) Mentoring
13 40 (13.70%) SAP ERP
14 39 (13.36%) PRINCE2
15 38 (13.01%) SQL
16 36 (12.33%) .NET
17 35 (11.99%) C#
17 35 (11.99%) ASP.NET
17 35 (11.99%) Incident Management
18 33 (11.30%) Coaching
19 32 (10.96%) Problem Management
19 32 (10.96%) Release Management
20 29 (9.93%) Product Management
21 27 (9.25%) Analytics
21 27 (9.25%) OO
21 27 (9.25%) Java
21 27 (9.25%) SQL Server

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (5.82%) MS Exchange
1 17 (5.82%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.45%) IIS
3 6 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.37%) CMS
5 3 (1.03%) nginx
5 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.68%) SAS
7 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (8.90%) MS Office
2 18 (6.16%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.05%) MS Project
4 3 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (13.70%) SAP ERP
2 7 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.03%) HFM
3 3 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.34%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.03%) Office 365
2 2 (0.68%) AdWords
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.85%) Multicast
2 18 (6.16%) SAN
3 17 (5.82%) VoIP
4 11 (3.77%) WAN
5 9 (3.08%) Firewall
5 9 (3.08%) LAN
6 8 (2.74%) Internet
7 6 (2.05%) MPLS
7 6 (2.05%) Network Security
8 4 (1.37%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.03%) HTTP
9 3 (1.03%) Skype
9 3 (1.03%) SSL
10 2 (0.68%) BGP
10 2 (0.68%) EIGRP
10 2 (0.68%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.68%) NGN
10 2 (0.68%) OSPF
10 2 (0.68%) PBX
10 2 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.08%) MS Access
6 9 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.40%) MySQL
8 5 (1.71%) Big Data
9 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.37%) Lumira
9 4 (1.37%) QlikView
9 4 (1.37%) Spotfire
10 3 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.03%) DB2
10 3 (1.03%) Infinispan
10 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.03%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.03%) Redis
11 2 (0.68%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.40%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.37%) Subversion
3 1 (0.34%) Gatling
3 1 (0.34%) JMeter
3 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 81 (27.74%) Finance
2 26 (8.90%) Banking
3 22 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 20 (6.85%) Front Office
5 10 (3.42%) Marketing
6 8 (2.74%) French Language
6 8 (2.74%) German Language
7 5 (1.71%) Back Office
7 5 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.37%) Local Government
8 4 (1.37%) Military
8 4 (1.37%) Retail
9 2 (0.68%) Advertising
9 2 (0.68%) Billing
9 2 (0.68%) Games
9 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (16.10%) Developer
2 42 (14.38%) SAP Manager
3 38 (13.01%) Change Manager
4 32 (10.96%) SAP Change Manager
5 26 (8.90%) Analyst
6 24 (8.22%) Applications Manager
6 24 (8.22%) Consultant
6 24 (8.22%) Product Manager
7 20 (6.85%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.82%) Digital Product Manager
9 15 (5.14%) Infrastructure Support
9 15 (5.14%) Infrastructure Technician
9 15 (5.14%) IT Manager
10 14 (4.79%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.79%) Team Leader
11 13 (4.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 13 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support
11 13 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support Technician
11 13 (4.45%) Mobile Product Manager
11 13 (4.45%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.33%) .NET
2 35 (11.99%) ASP.NET
3 20 (6.85%) J2SE
3 20 (6.85%) JMS
4 16 (5.48%) CSS
5 15 (5.14%) HTML
6 14 (4.79%) jQuery
7 13 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (3.08%) Ajax
8 9 (3.08%) JSON
8 9 (3.08%) LINQ
9 8 (2.74%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.05%) XML
11 5 (1.71%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (1.71%) Web Services
11 5 (1.71%) WPF
11 5 (1.71%) XHTML
12 4 (1.37%) Backbone.js
12 4 (1.37%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
1 43 (14.73%) FMCG
2 25 (8.56%) User Experience
3 22 (7.53%) Mobile App
4 20 (6.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (5.82%) Driving Licence
6 16 (5.48%) PMI
7 9 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.74%) Fintech
9 6 (2.05%) EPoS
10 5 (1.71%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.71%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.37%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.37%) Replication
12 3 (1.03%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.03%) Economics
12 3 (1.03%) PKI
12 3 (1.03%) Robotics
12 3 (1.03%) Statistics
13 2 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.51%) Windows
2 17 (5.82%) Unix
3 12 (4.11%) Linux
4 11 (3.77%) Solaris
5 7 (2.40%) Windows 2000
5 7 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.05%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.37%) AIX
8 3 (1.03%) Android
8 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.03%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (27.74%) Project Management
2 78 (26.71%) ITIL
3 67 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (20.55%) Change Management
5 59 (20.21%) Service Delivery
6 50 (17.12%) Infrastructure Management
7 48 (16.44%) ITIL V3
8 44 (15.07%) ERP
9 41 (14.04%) Mentoring
10 39 (13.36%) PRINCE2
11 35 (11.99%) Incident Management
12 33 (11.30%) Coaching
13 32 (10.96%) Problem Management
13 32 (10.96%) Release Management
14 29 (9.93%) Product Management
15 27 (9.25%) Analytics
15 27 (9.25%) OO
15 27 (9.25%) Software Engineering
16 24 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.01%) SQL
2 35 (11.99%) C#
3 27 (9.25%) Java
4 23 (7.88%) PowerShell
5 15 (5.14%) VBScript
6 11 (3.77%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.42%) VB.NET
8 9 (3.08%) TypeScript
9 5 (1.71%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.37%) VBA
11 3 (1.03%) C
12 2 (0.68%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.68%) Python
12 2 (0.68%) R
13 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (17.47%) Degree
2 18 (6.16%) PMI Certification
3 16 (5.48%) ISEB
4 15 (5.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.05%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.03%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.03%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 2 (0.68%) ACCA
9 2 (0.68%) CCNA
9 2 (0.68%) CIPD
9 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.68%) PMP
9 2 (0.68%) SAS Certification
9 2 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.82%) SLA
2 11 (3.77%) QA
3 4 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) BS7799
4 1 (0.34%) COBIT
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (0.68%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) Control-M
1 4 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.34%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.34%) SCCM
2 1 (0.34%) SCOM
2 1 (0.34%) vMotion
2 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (14.73%) SAP
2 42 (14.38%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.85%) TIBCO
4 18 (6.16%) VMware
5 15 (5.14%) Citrix
5 15 (5.14%) Progress
5 15 (5.14%) Veeam
6 11 (3.77%) Cisco
7 9 (3.08%) Juniper
8 8 (2.74%) Oracle
9 7 (2.40%) Blue Coat
9 7 (2.40%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.40%) Crossbeam
9 7 (2.40%) F5
9 7 (2.40%) Palo Alto
9 7 (2.40%) Sourcefire
10 5 (1.71%) Perforce
10 5 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.37%) Hitachi
11 4 (1.37%) Hyperion
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Rochdale Boroughwide Housing
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Pension, BUPA, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago