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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 793 847 757
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -90
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 131 129 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 116 67 70
Median salary £60,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
85293 96198 103096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.88% 86.80% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71323 78610 83495
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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
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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 +50 124 £60,000 +16.50% 18
London +28 48 £75,000 +30.43% 10
South East +17 25 £45,000 +5.88% 3
North West +34 21 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Manchester +15 21 £60,000 +84.61% 1
South West - 15 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Bristol - 9 £37,500 -
Wallingford - 9 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -14 7 £35,000 -20.00% 2
Northamptonshire +21 6 £36,000 -10.00%
East Midlands +12 6 £36,000 -4.00%
Scotland +5 6 £45,000 -
Birmingham +4 6 £35,000 -26.31% 2
City of London +40 5 £97,500 +69.56% 1
Hampshire +16 5 £70,000 +35.92% 1
Plymouth - 5 £32,500 -
Devon - 5 £32,500 -
Edinburgh +10 4 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 - -
Surrey +28 3 £70,000 +3.70%
Berkshire +14 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Buckinghamshire +20 2 - - 1
Reading +17 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Milton Keynes +15 2 - -
Paddington +1 2 £40,000 -
West Sussex -6 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Crawley -13 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Northampton - 2 - -
East of England +37 1 £37,000 -

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 79 (29.37%) Project Management
2 72 (26.77%) Finance
3 66 (24.54%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (24.54%) ITIL
4 60 (22.30%) Service Delivery
5 59 (21.93%) Change Management
6 57 (21.19%) Matrix Organization
7 52 (19.33%) Degree
7 52 (19.33%) ITIL V3
7 52 (19.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 46 (17.10%) FMCG
8 46 (17.10%) SAP
8 46 (17.10%) ERP
9 43 (15.99%) SAP ERP
10 38 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
11 36 (13.38%) Problem Management
11 36 (13.38%) Release Management
11 36 (13.38%) Incident Management
11 36 (13.38%) Microsoft
11 36 (13.38%) .NET
12 35 (13.01%) C#
12 35 (13.01%) SQL
12 35 (13.01%) ASP.NET
12 35 (13.01%) OO
13 34 (12.64%) SQL Server
14 33 (12.27%) PRINCE2
14 33 (12.27%) Software Engineering
15 32 (11.90%) Mentoring
16 31 (11.52%) Java
17 29 (10.78%) Product Management

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 14 (5.20%) IIS
2 13 (4.83%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.09%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.12%) nginx
5 3 (1.12%) SAS
5 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.74%) CMS
6 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.37%) Apache
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 19 (7.06%) MS Office
2 18 (6.69%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.49%) MS Project
4 3 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 43 (15.99%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.12%) HFM
4 2 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.37%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.12%) Office 365
2 2 (0.74%) AdWords
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.81%) Multicast
2 11 (4.09%) SAN
3 10 (3.72%) VoIP
4 9 (3.35%) Internet
4 9 (3.35%) WAN
5 7 (2.60%) LAN
6 4 (1.49%) HTTP
7 3 (1.12%) MPLS
7 3 (1.12%) Network Security
7 3 (1.12%) Skype
7 3 (1.12%) SSL
8 2 (0.74%) Firewall
8 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.74%) VLAN
8 2 (0.74%) Wireless
9 1 (0.37%) DMZ
9 1 (0.37%) Extranet
9 1 (0.37%) Intranet
9 1 (0.37%) PBX
9 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (6.69%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.23%) MySQL
6 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.86%) Big Data
7 5 (1.86%) MS Access
8 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.12%) DB2
9 3 (1.12%) Infinispan
9 3 (1.12%) Lumira
9 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.12%) QlikView
9 3 (1.12%) Redis
9 3 (1.12%) Sisense
9 3 (1.12%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (3.35%) Git (software)
1 9 (3.35%) Subversion
2 7 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.74%) Gatling
3 2 (0.74%) JMeter
3 2 (0.74%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.37%) Selenium
General
1 72 (26.77%) Finance
2 21 (7.81%) Banking
2 21 (7.81%) Front Office
3 20 (7.43%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.35%) Marketing
5 4 (1.49%) Local Government
5 4 (1.49%) Retail
6 3 (1.12%) Back Office
6 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.74%) Advertising
7 2 (0.74%) Billing
7 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.74%) Legal
7 2 (0.74%) Military
8 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (17.10%) SAP Manager
2 45 (16.73%) Developer
3 42 (15.61%) Change Manager
4 36 (13.38%) SAP Change Manager
5 25 (9.29%) Analyst
5 25 (9.29%) Applications Manager
6 24 (8.92%) Product Manager
7 21 (7.81%) Java Developer
8 20 (7.43%) Consultant
9 17 (6.32%) Digital Product Manager
10 15 (5.58%) Mobile Product Manager
10 15 (5.58%) Team Leader
11 14 (5.20%) IT Manager
12 10 (3.72%) C# Developer
12 10 (3.72%) Head of IT
12 10 (3.72%) SQL Developer
13 9 (3.35%) .NET Team Leader
13 9 (3.35%) Development Team Leader
13 9 (3.35%) Infrastructure Technician
13 9 (3.35%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.38%) .NET
2 35 (13.01%) ASP.NET
3 21 (7.81%) J2SE
3 21 (7.81%) JMS
4 19 (7.06%) CSS
5 18 (6.69%) HTML
6 15 (5.58%) jQuery
7 14 (5.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (3.72%) Backbone.js
8 10 (3.72%) Web Services
9 9 (3.35%) Marionette.js
9 9 (3.35%) RequireJS
9 9 (3.35%) WCF
10 8 (2.97%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.86%) Ajax
11 5 (1.86%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.86%) JSON
11 5 (1.86%) LINQ
11 5 (1.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (1.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.10%) FMCG
2 38 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (10.41%) User Experience
4 24 (8.92%) Mobile App
5 21 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (5.20%) PMI
7 9 (3.35%) Driving Licence
8 7 (2.60%) Fintech
8 7 (2.60%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.23%) EPoS
10 5 (1.86%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.86%) Replication
10 5 (1.86%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.49%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.49%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.12%) Economics
12 3 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (1.12%) PKI
12 3 (1.12%) Robotics
12 3 (1.12%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.09%) Unix
1 11 (4.09%) Windows
2 6 (2.23%) Linux
2 6 (2.23%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.49%) AIX
3 4 (1.49%) Solaris
4 3 (1.12%) Android
4 3 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.12%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.12%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (29.37%) Project Management
2 66 (24.54%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (24.54%) ITIL
3 60 (22.30%) Service Delivery
4 59 (21.93%) Change Management
5 57 (21.19%) Matrix Organization
6 52 (19.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 52 (19.33%) ITIL V3
7 46 (17.10%) ERP
8 36 (13.38%) Incident Management
8 36 (13.38%) Problem Management
8 36 (13.38%) Release Management
9 35 (13.01%) OO
10 33 (12.27%) PRINCE2
10 33 (12.27%) Software Engineering
11 32 (11.90%) Mentoring
12 29 (10.78%) Product Management
13 24 (8.92%) Analytics
13 24 (8.92%) Coaching
13 24 (8.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.01%) C#
1 35 (13.01%) SQL
2 31 (11.52%) Java
3 19 (7.06%) PowerShell
4 17 (6.32%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.20%) TypeScript
6 9 (3.35%) VBScript
7 6 (2.23%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.23%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.49%) VBA
9 3 (1.12%) C
9 3 (1.12%) Python
9 3 (1.12%) R
10 2 (0.74%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.37%) Perl
11 1 (0.37%) PHP
11 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (19.33%) Degree
2 16 (5.95%) PMI Certification
3 14 (5.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (4.46%) ISEB
5 7 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.86%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.86%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 4 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.74%) CCNA
9 2 (0.74%) CIPD
9 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.74%) PMP
9 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.74%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.37%) CISSP
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.72%) QA
2 8 (2.97%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (0.74%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.49%) Control-M
1 4 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (17.10%) SAP
2 36 (13.38%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.81%) TIBCO
4 11 (4.09%) VMware
5 9 (3.35%) Citrix
5 9 (3.35%) Progress
5 9 (3.35%) Veeam
6 8 (2.97%) Oracle
7 5 (1.86%) Hitachi
7 5 (1.86%) Perforce
8 3 (1.12%) Google
8 3 (1.12%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.12%) Tableau
9 2 (0.74%) 3Com
9 2 (0.74%) Avaya
9 2 (0.74%) Cisco
9 2 (0.74%) HP
9 2 (0.74%) Remedy
9 2 (0.74%) Riverbed
Croydon, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum + Pension, BUPA, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South West England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Share Scheme and bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 25 days ago
Central London / West End
Ease IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago