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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 801 819 854
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +35
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 114 137 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 100 92 80
Median salary £50,000 £51,450 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.81% +14.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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
84768 95572 99537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.03% 87.53% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70891 78644 79394
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 August 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 August 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 +42 107 £50,000 -3.84% 10
South East +8 41 £47,500 - 1
London +20 29 £65,000 - 7
North West +23 15 £60,000 +69.01%
Manchester +16 15 £60,000 +69.01%
Hampshire +3 11 £47,500 -44.11% 1
Oxfordshire - 11 £45,000 -
Wallingford - 11 £45,000 -
West Sussex +14 10 £51,250 +7.89%
Surrey +37 7 £66,000 +49.15%
West Midlands 0 7 £42,250 -11.05%
Fareham - 7 £47,500 - 1
South West - 7 £37,500 - 1
Bristol - 6 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +17 5 £35,500 -5.33%
Crawley -3 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Gatwick - 5 £52,500 -
Northamptonshire +11 4 £35,500 -11.25%
Coventry - 4 £42,250 -
Egham - 4 - -
Scotland +15 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Birmingham -15 3 £33,750 -28.94%
Weybridge - 3 £66,000 -
Croydon - 3 £57,500 - 1
East of England +16 2 £60,000 +12.46% 1
Edinburgh +14 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
City of London +51 1 £127,500 +96.15%
Northampton +16 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire +12 1 - -

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 73 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (26.61%) Project Management
3 60 (24.19%) ITIL
4 52 (20.97%) SQL Server
5 50 (20.16%) Service Delivery
6 49 (19.76%) Degree
7 46 (18.55%) .NET
8 45 (18.15%) C#
8 45 (18.15%) Change Management
9 43 (17.34%) ASP.NET
10 41 (16.53%) Finance
10 41 (16.53%) Infrastructure Management
11 40 (16.13%) ITIL V3
11 40 (16.13%) Java
11 40 (16.13%) SQL
12 36 (14.52%) OO
12 36 (14.52%) Microsoft
13 35 (14.11%) Relational Database
14 34 (13.71%) Mentoring
14 34 (13.71%) Software Engineering
14 34 (13.71%) Matrix Organization
15 33 (13.31%) Incident Management
15 33 (13.31%) Release Management
16 32 (12.90%) Problem Management
16 32 (12.90%) SAP ERP
16 32 (12.90%) FMCG
16 32 (12.90%) SAP
16 32 (12.90%) ERP
17 29 (11.69%) JavaScript
18 28 (11.29%) CSS

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 19 (7.66%) IIS
2 10 (4.03%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.63%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.61%) Apache
5 4 (1.61%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.61%) SAS
5 4 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.21%) nginx
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.82%) MS Office
3 4 (1.61%) SPSS
4 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (12.90%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) HFM
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.02%) Office 365
3 4 (1.61%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.21%) TestFlight
5 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.45%) Multicast
2 15 (6.05%) WAN
3 13 (5.24%) Internet
4 9 (3.63%) SAN
5 8 (3.23%) LAN
6 7 (2.82%) Firewall
6 7 (2.82%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.82%) VLAN
7 5 (2.02%) Wireless
8 4 (1.61%) HTTP
9 3 (1.21%) SSL
9 3 (1.21%) VoIP
10 2 (0.81%) Skype
11 1 (0.40%) DMZ
11 1 (0.40%) Extranet
11 1 (0.40%) Intranet
11 1 (0.40%) MPLS
11 1 (0.40%) Network Security
11 1 (0.40%) VPN
11 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.11%) Relational Database
3 22 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.44%) MySQL
6 7 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.02%) Big Data
7 5 (2.02%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.02%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.61%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.61%) HBase
8 4 (1.61%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.61%) Sqoop
8 4 (1.61%) Triplestore
9 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (8.06%) Subversion
2 15 (6.05%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.24%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.02%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.21%) Ant
5 3 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.21%) Gradle
5 3 (1.21%) Hudson
5 3 (1.21%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.21%) Maven
6 2 (0.81%) Gatling
6 2 (0.81%) JMeter
6 2 (0.81%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.40%) Selenium
7 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 41 (16.53%) Finance
2 15 (6.05%) Front Office
3 11 (4.44%) Marketing
4 10 (4.03%) Retail
5 8 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.82%) Banking
7 3 (1.21%) Games
7 3 (1.21%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Local Government
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (16.94%) Developer
2 35 (14.11%) Change Manager
3 32 (12.90%) SAP Change Manager
3 32 (12.90%) SAP Manager
4 25 (10.08%) Team Leader
5 21 (8.47%) Analyst
5 21 (8.47%) Product Manager
6 19 (7.66%) Java Developer
7 18 (7.26%) Development Team Leader
7 18 (7.26%) Software Development Team Leader
7 18 (7.26%) Software Team Leader
8 17 (6.85%) Applications Manager
8 17 (6.85%) Mobile Product Manager
9 15 (6.05%) .NET Development Team Leader
9 15 (6.05%) .NET Team Leader
9 15 (6.05%) Consultant
10 13 (5.24%) Digital Product Manager
11 12 (4.84%) .NET Developer
12 11 (4.44%) C# Developer
13 10 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.55%) .NET
2 43 (17.34%) ASP.NET
3 28 (11.29%) CSS
4 27 (10.89%) Web Services
5 23 (9.27%) HTML
6 22 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (8.87%) jQuery
7 17 (6.85%) Backbone.js
8 16 (6.45%) J2SE
8 16 (6.45%) JMS
9 15 (6.05%) Marionette.js
9 15 (6.05%) RequireJS
9 15 (6.05%) WCF
10 12 (4.84%) .NET Framework
11 10 (4.03%) AngularJS
11 10 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (2.82%) Entity Framework
13 6 (2.42%) Play Framework
13 6 (2.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.90%) FMCG
2 25 (10.08%) User Experience
3 22 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.47%) Mobile App
5 16 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.42%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.42%) EPoS
7 6 (2.42%) Replication
8 5 (2.02%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.02%) PMI
9 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.61%) Fintech
9 4 (1.61%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.21%) Mobile Games
10 3 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (1.21%) PKI
10 3 (1.21%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.81%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.48%) Windows
2 16 (6.45%) Linux
3 15 (6.05%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.84%) Unix
5 4 (1.61%) AIX
5 4 (1.61%) Solaris
6 3 (1.21%) Android
6 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.21%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (26.61%) Project Management
3 60 (24.19%) ITIL
4 50 (20.16%) Service Delivery
5 45 (18.15%) Change Management
6 41 (16.53%) Infrastructure Management
7 40 (16.13%) ITIL V3
8 36 (14.52%) OO
9 34 (13.71%) Matrix Organization
9 34 (13.71%) Mentoring
9 34 (13.71%) Software Engineering
10 33 (13.31%) Incident Management
10 33 (13.31%) Release Management
11 32 (12.90%) ERP
11 32 (12.90%) Problem Management
12 28 (11.29%) Product Management
12 28 (11.29%) Refactoring
12 28 (11.29%) TDD
13 25 (10.08%) Analytics
13 25 (10.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (18.15%) C#
2 40 (16.13%) Java
2 40 (16.13%) SQL
3 29 (11.69%) JavaScript
4 20 (8.06%) TypeScript
5 18 (7.26%) PowerShell
6 14 (5.65%) Perl
6 14 (5.65%) Python
7 10 (4.03%) C
7 10 (4.03%) Ruby
8 9 (3.63%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.82%) C++
9 7 (2.82%) PHP
9 7 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.61%) R
11 3 (1.21%) Groovy
12 2 (0.81%) VBScript
13 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (19.76%) Degree
2 9 (3.63%) PMI Certification
3 8 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.82%) CCNA
4 7 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.82%) PMP
5 6 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.42%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 5 (2.02%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (1.61%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.21%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.81%) CISSP
9 2 (0.81%) ISEB
9 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.45%) QA
2 8 (3.23%) SLA
3 3 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (5.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.82%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (2.82%) ISA Server
3 4 (1.61%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) Control-M
1 4 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.90%) SAP
3 16 (6.45%) TIBCO
4 14 (5.65%) VMware
5 8 (3.23%) Cisco
5 8 (3.23%) Oracle
6 7 (2.82%) 3Com
6 7 (2.82%) HP
6 7 (2.82%) Riverbed
7 6 (2.42%) Hitachi
8 5 (2.02%) Perforce
9 3 (1.21%) Citrix
9 3 (1.21%) Google
9 3 (1.21%) Meraki
10 2 (0.81%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.81%) Progress
10 2 (0.81%) Veeam
11 1 (0.40%) Mitel
11 1 (0.40%) RedGate
11 1 (0.40%) Splunk
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