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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 785 855 817
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -38
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 133 120 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 117 68 82
Median salary £50,000 £49,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £31,750 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%

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
86057 95763 100141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 87.26% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71845 78422 80737
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 £31,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +57 124 £52,500 +2.14% 12
South East +15 40 £45,000 +2.27% 3
London +52 39 £66,250 +1.92% 5
North West +21 18 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Manchester +11 18 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Hampshire +11 12 £47,500 -7.76% 1
Oxfordshire - 12 £45,000 -
Wallingford - 12 £45,000 -
South West - 11 £37,500 - 1
Bristol - 9 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands +1 8 £35,000 -26.31%
Surrey +29 6 £68,000 +60.00% 1
West Sussex -2 6 £51,250 +13.88%
East Midlands +9 5 £35,500 +1.42%
Scotland +8 5 £45,000 +50.00%
Birmingham -4 5 £35,000 -26.31%
Northamptonshire - 5 £35,500 -
Edinburgh +2 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Egham - 4 - -
Fareham - 4 £47,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 4 - -
City of London +36 3 £127,500 +112.50% 2
Crawley -10 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Gatwick - 3 £52,500 -
Coventry - 3 £42,250 -
East of England +32 2 £48,500 -10.51%
Buckinghamshire +14 2 - -
Milton Keynes +2 2 - -
Paddington +2 2 £40,000 -
Northampton - 2 £35,000 -

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 77 (29.28%) Project Management
2 73 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (24.71%) ITIL
4 59 (22.43%) Service Delivery
4 59 (22.43%) Change Management
5 58 (22.05%) Finance
6 55 (20.91%) Degree
7 49 (18.63%) ITIL V3
8 48 (18.25%) Infrastructure Management
9 45 (17.11%) SQL Server
10 44 (16.73%) Matrix Organization
11 41 (15.59%) SAP
11 41 (15.59%) ERP
11 41 (15.59%) FMCG
12 40 (15.21%) .NET
13 39 (14.83%) C#
13 39 (14.83%) SAP ERP
14 38 (14.45%) Java
14 38 (14.45%) ASP.NET
15 37 (14.07%) SQL
15 37 (14.07%) Incident Management
16 36 (13.69%) Problem Management
16 36 (13.69%) Release Management
16 36 (13.69%) OO
17 35 (13.31%) Microsoft
17 35 (13.31%) Mentoring
18 34 (12.93%) Software Engineering
19 32 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
20 30 (11.41%) Relational Database
20 30 (11.41%) 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 18 (6.84%) IIS
2 7 (2.66%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.66%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.28%) SAS
4 4 (1.52%) Apache
4 4 (1.52%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.14%) nginx
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.80%) MS Office
3 4 (1.52%) SPSS
4 3 (1.14%) MS Project
5 2 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 39 (14.83%) SAP ERP
2 6 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.76%) HFM
3 2 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.14%) Office 365
5 2 (0.76%) AdWords
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.76%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.84%) Multicast
2 11 (4.18%) Internet
2 11 (4.18%) WAN
3 7 (2.66%) LAN
4 6 (2.28%) SAN
5 4 (1.52%) Firewall
5 4 (1.52%) HTTP
5 4 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.52%) VLAN
6 3 (1.14%) Skype
6 3 (1.14%) SSL
6 3 (1.14%) VoIP
6 3 (1.14%) Wireless
7 2 (0.76%) MPLS
7 2 (0.76%) Network Security
8 1 (0.38%) DMZ
8 1 (0.38%) Extranet
8 1 (0.38%) Intranet
8 1 (0.38%) PBX
8 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.41%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.42%) MySQL
6 7 (2.66%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.28%) Big Data
7 6 (2.28%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.90%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.90%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.52%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.52%) HBase
9 4 (1.52%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.52%) Sqoop
9 4 (1.52%) Triplestore
10 3 (1.14%) Infinispan
10 3 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (6.08%) Subversion
2 13 (4.94%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.80%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.14%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.76%) Ant
5 2 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.76%) Gatling
5 2 (0.76%) Gradle
5 2 (0.76%) Hudson
5 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.76%) JMeter
5 2 (0.76%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.76%) Maven
6 1 (0.38%) Selenium
6 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (22.05%) Finance
2 17 (6.46%) Front Office
3 12 (4.56%) Banking
4 10 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.42%) Marketing
6 6 (2.28%) Retail
7 4 (1.52%) Local Government
8 2 (0.76%) Advertising
8 2 (0.76%) Back Office
8 2 (0.76%) Games
8 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (15.97%) Developer
2 41 (15.59%) Change Manager
2 41 (15.59%) SAP Manager
3 36 (13.69%) SAP Change Manager
4 25 (9.51%) Product Manager
5 24 (9.13%) Analyst
6 22 (8.37%) Applications Manager
7 21 (7.98%) Consultant
8 20 (7.60%) Java Developer
8 20 (7.60%) Team Leader
9 17 (6.46%) Digital Product Manager
9 17 (6.46%) Mobile Product Manager
10 13 (4.94%) .NET Development Team Leader
10 13 (4.94%) .NET Team Leader
10 13 (4.94%) Development Team Leader
10 13 (4.94%) Software Development Team Leader
10 13 (4.94%) Software Team Leader
11 11 (4.18%) .NET Developer
12 10 (3.80%) C# Developer
12 10 (3.80%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.21%) .NET
2 38 (14.45%) ASP.NET
3 23 (8.75%) CSS
4 22 (8.37%) Web Services
5 20 (7.60%) HTML
6 18 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (6.84%) J2SE
6 18 (6.84%) JMS
6 18 (6.84%) jQuery
7 15 (5.70%) Backbone.js
8 13 (4.94%) Marionette.js
8 13 (4.94%) RequireJS
8 13 (4.94%) WCF
9 11 (4.18%) .NET Framework
10 8 (3.04%) AngularJS
10 8 (3.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (2.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (2.28%) Entity Framework
12 5 (1.90%) Play Framework
12 5 (1.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.59%) FMCG
2 32 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (11.03%) User Experience
4 25 (9.51%) Mobile App
5 18 (6.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (4.56%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.28%) EPoS
7 6 (2.28%) PMI
7 6 (2.28%) Replication
8 5 (1.90%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.90%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.90%) Fintech
8 5 (1.90%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.52%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (1.14%) PKI
10 3 (1.14%) Statistics
11 2 (0.76%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.76%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.60%) Windows
2 13 (4.94%) Linux
3 12 (4.56%) Unix
4 11 (4.18%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.52%) AIX
5 4 (1.52%) Solaris
6 3 (1.14%) Android
6 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.14%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.28%) Project Management
2 73 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (24.71%) ITIL
4 59 (22.43%) Change Management
4 59 (22.43%) Service Delivery
5 49 (18.63%) ITIL V3
6 48 (18.25%) Infrastructure Management
7 44 (16.73%) Matrix Organization
8 41 (15.59%) ERP
9 37 (14.07%) Incident Management
10 36 (13.69%) OO
10 36 (13.69%) Problem Management
10 36 (13.69%) Release Management
11 35 (13.31%) Mentoring
12 34 (12.93%) Software Engineering
13 30 (11.41%) Product Management
14 28 (10.65%) Coaching
15 27 (10.27%) Analytics
16 25 (9.51%) User Stories
17 24 (9.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.83%) C#
2 38 (14.45%) Java
3 37 (14.07%) SQL
4 24 (9.13%) JavaScript
5 18 (6.84%) TypeScript
6 15 (5.70%) PowerShell
7 11 (4.18%) Python
8 10 (3.80%) Perl
9 7 (2.66%) C
9 7 (2.66%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.28%) PHP
10 6 (2.28%) Ruby
10 6 (2.28%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.90%) R
12 4 (1.52%) C++
13 3 (1.14%) VBA
14 2 (0.76%) Groovy
14 2 (0.76%) VBScript
15 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (20.91%) Degree
2 9 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (3.04%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (2.66%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 5 (1.90%) PMP
6 5 (1.90%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (1.52%) CCNA
7 4 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.14%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.14%) ISEB
8 3 (1.14%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.76%) CIPD
9 2 (0.76%) CISSP
9 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.76%) SAS Certification
9 2 (0.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.94%) QA
2 8 (3.04%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) COBIT
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (4.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.52%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (1.52%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.52%) Control-M
1 4 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (15.59%) SAP
2 35 (13.31%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.84%) TIBCO
4 9 (3.42%) Oracle
4 9 (3.42%) VMware
5 8 (3.04%) Hitachi
6 5 (1.90%) Cisco
6 5 (1.90%) Perforce
7 4 (1.52%) 3Com
7 4 (1.52%) Google
7 4 (1.52%) HP
7 4 (1.52%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.14%) Citrix
8 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.76%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.76%) Progress
9 2 (0.76%) Veeam
10 1 (0.38%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.38%) RedGate
10 1 (0.38%) Splunk
Weybridge, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £999999 per annum + (Neg.) + Bonus + Pension + Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Concept Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + Competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £80k + Car allowance + Bonus Competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 30% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago