The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 788 814 762
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -52
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 163 127 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 129 82 79
Average salary £54,950 £48,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%

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
88106 89047 87460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.16% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73200 73150 69679
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average 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 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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 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 +44 158 £55,000 +11.11% 21
London +8 56 £70,000 +13.82% 14
South West +9 32 £29,000 -33.71%
South East -5 26 £52,000 +48.57% 2
Devon - 25 £29,000 -
Plymouth - 24 £29,000 -
North West +23 22 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Berkshire +12 20 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Manchester +34 18 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Yorkshire +21 10 £45,000 - 1
Reading - 10 £50,500 - 1
City of London +50 9 £70,000 -16.41% 6
Leeds - 8 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Somerset - 6 - -
Bath - 6 - -
East of England -12 5 £53,180 -7.51%
Hammersmith - 4 - -
Essex -1 3 £51,459 +87.12%
Milton Keynes -11 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -12 3 - - 1
West Midlands -15 3 £36,500 -27.00% 2
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £51,459 -
Hampshire +11 2 £42,500 +30.76%
East Midlands -2 2 £35,394 -
Scotland -4 2 - - 1
Birmingham -7 2 £39,000 +20.00% 2
Fareham - 2 £42,500 -
Slough - 2 £57,750 -
Peterborough +8 1 - -

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Performance Improvement also 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 that cited Performance Improvement.

1 116 (37.42%) Finance
2 83 (26.77%) ITIL
3 71 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (19.68%) Project Management
5 54 (17.42%) Mentoring
6 50 (16.13%) SQL
7 48 (15.48%) Change Management
8 46 (14.84%) Microsoft
9 45 (14.52%) Service Delivery
9 45 (14.52%) Degree
9 45 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
10 37 (11.94%) Service Management
10 37 (11.94%) Windows
11 36 (11.61%) SLA
11 36 (11.61%) Telecoms
12 34 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (10.97%) SharePoint
12 34 (10.97%) Process Improvement
13 33 (10.65%) PRINCE2
14 32 (10.32%) Unix
14 32 (10.32%) ASP.NET
14 32 (10.32%) C#
14 32 (10.32%) .NET
14 32 (10.32%) OO
14 32 (10.32%) Cisco
15 31 (10.00%) Juniper
15 31 (10.00%) MS Office
15 31 (10.00%) Banking
16 30 (9.68%) Java
17 29 (9.35%) Citrix

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Performance Improvement also 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 that cited Performance Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (10.97%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.48%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.90%) CMS
4 6 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.65%) JBoss
5 2 (0.65%) Lync
5 2 (0.65%) Node.js
5 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (10.00%) MS Office
2 22 (7.10%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.58%) MS Project
4 5 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.65%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (4.52%) SAP ERP
2 7 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.65%) HFM
3 2 (0.65%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.74%) Firewall
2 23 (7.42%) SAN
3 20 (6.45%) VoIP
4 17 (5.48%) Multicast
5 14 (4.52%) MPLS
6 13 (4.19%) LAN
6 13 (4.19%) Network Security
6 13 (4.19%) WAN
7 11 (3.55%) BGP
7 11 (3.55%) EIGRP
7 11 (3.55%) OSPF
7 11 (3.55%) TCP/IP
8 10 (3.23%) Ethernet
9 7 (2.26%) Internet
10 5 (1.61%) NGN
11 3 (0.97%) VLAN
12 2 (0.65%) DHCP
12 2 (0.65%) DNS
12 2 (0.65%) DSL
12 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.87%) MS Access
4 12 (3.87%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.97%) Big Data
7 3 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.97%) Lumira
7 3 (0.97%) MySQL
7 3 (0.97%) QlikView
7 3 (0.97%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.65%) DB2
8 2 (0.65%) EDMS
8 2 (0.65%) GIS
8 2 (0.65%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (4.52%) NUnit
1 14 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (3.87%) HP UFT
2 12 (3.87%) LoadRunner
3 11 (3.55%) JMeter
4 2 (0.65%) Grunt
4 2 (0.65%) gulp
4 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 116 (37.42%) Finance
2 36 (11.61%) Telecoms
3 31 (10.00%) Banking
4 21 (6.77%) French Language
4 21 (6.77%) German Language
5 19 (6.13%) Marketing
6 16 (5.16%) Front Office
7 12 (3.87%) Manufacturing
8 10 (3.23%) Games
9 7 (2.26%) Legal
10 6 (1.94%) Billing
11 5 (1.61%) Military
12 4 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.97%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.97%) Back Office
13 3 (0.97%) Retail
14 2 (0.65%) Local Government
15 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (18.39%) Developer
2 27 (8.71%) Consultant
3 23 (7.42%) IT Manager
4 19 (6.13%) Web Developer
5 18 (5.81%) Senior Developer
6 17 (5.48%) Architect
6 17 (5.48%) Infrastructure Technician
6 17 (5.48%) Java Developer
6 17 (5.48%) Project Manager
7 16 (5.16%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (5.16%) Security Engineer
8 15 (4.84%) Analyst
8 15 (4.84%) Security Manager
8 15 (4.84%) Service Manager
9 14 (4.52%) SAP Manager
10 13 (4.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 13 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support Technician
10 13 (4.19%) Infrastructure Support Technician
10 13 (4.19%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.32%) .NET
1 32 (10.32%) ASP.NET
2 26 (8.39%) Ajax
2 26 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (8.39%) LINQ
3 25 (8.06%) CSS
4 22 (7.10%) HTML
5 17 (5.48%) J2SE
5 17 (5.48%) JMS
6 15 (4.84%) jQuery
7 14 (4.52%) LINQ to SQL
7 14 (4.52%) WF
8 13 (4.19%) Web Services
9 12 (3.87%) JSON
10 8 (2.58%) XML
11 5 (1.61%) XHTML
12 4 (1.29%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.29%) Middleware
13 2 (0.65%) Leaflet
13 2 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.10%) Driving Licence
3 17 (5.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (5.16%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.84%) FMCG
6 13 (4.19%) PMI
7 12 (3.87%) Data Centre
8 10 (3.23%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.94%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.61%) Online Games
11 4 (1.29%) Replication
11 4 (1.29%) Robotics
11 4 (1.29%) User Experience
12 3 (0.97%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.97%) Economics
12 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.97%) Fintech
12 3 (0.97%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.94%) Windows
2 32 (10.32%) Unix
3 23 (7.42%) Linux
4 20 (6.45%) Solaris
4 20 (6.45%) Windows 2000
4 20 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.97%) CentOS
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (26.77%) ITIL
2 71 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (19.68%) Project Management
4 54 (17.42%) Mentoring
5 48 (15.48%) Change Management
6 45 (14.52%) Service Delivery
7 37 (11.94%) Service Management
8 34 (10.97%) Process Improvement
8 34 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (10.65%) PRINCE2
10 32 (10.32%) OO
11 29 (9.35%) Coaching
12 28 (9.03%) Risk Management
12 28 (9.03%) Six Sigma
13 26 (8.39%) MVC
14 24 (7.74%) Information Security
15 22 (7.10%) ERP
15 22 (7.10%) Lean Six Sigma
15 22 (7.10%) Performance Testing
16 21 (6.77%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (16.13%) SQL
2 32 (10.32%) C#
3 30 (9.68%) Java
4 17 (5.48%) PowerShell
4 17 (5.48%) VBScript
5 12 (3.87%) VB.NET
6 5 (1.61%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.61%) Python
7 3 (0.97%) MATLAB
7 3 (0.97%) R
8 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.65%) C++
8 2 (0.65%) Go
8 2 (0.65%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.32%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (14.52%) Degree
2 16 (5.16%) ISTQB
3 15 (4.84%) ISEB
4 14 (4.52%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (2.90%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 8 (2.58%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.29%) ACCA
10 4 (1.29%) CIMA
10 4 (1.29%) CISM
10 4 (1.29%) CISSP
11 3 (0.97%) MBA
12 2 (0.65%) MCITP
12 2 (0.65%) MCSE
12 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.61%) SLA
2 20 (6.45%) QA
3 7 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) BS7799
4 2 (0.65%) COBIT
4 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 20 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.97%) NFS
3 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.97%) Puppet
2 2 (0.65%) HP SIM
2 2 (0.65%) SCOM
2 2 (0.65%) vMotion
2 2 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (14.84%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.32%) Cisco
3 31 (10.00%) Juniper
4 29 (9.35%) Citrix
5 27 (8.71%) SAP
6 23 (7.42%) VMware
7 22 (7.10%) Palo Alto
8 21 (6.77%) CheckPoint
9 20 (6.45%) Blue Coat
9 20 (6.45%) Crossbeam
9 20 (6.45%) F5
9 20 (6.45%) Sourcefire
10 17 (5.48%) IBM
10 17 (5.48%) Oracle
10 17 (5.48%) Progress
10 17 (5.48%) TIBCO
10 17 (5.48%) Veeam
11 14 (4.52%) HP
12 11 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (3.23%) Riverbed
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus car allowance and bonuses
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 8K Bonus + Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus (20%) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 -65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 -65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 -65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 100% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £160,000 per annum £80k OTE £160k, Mileage allowance,
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago