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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 769 817 871
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +54
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 96 152 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 79 132 80
Median salary £50,000 £50,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,903 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +12.71%

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
78721 93895 98432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.48% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64899 77524 80842
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +31 94 £50,000 -0.99% 11
London +50 22 £75,000 - 4
South East +58 19 £45,000 -10.89% 1
North West -25 14 £52,500 +36.36% 3
West Yorkshire +29 12 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Leeds +28 12 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Yorkshire +18 12 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Manchester -25 11 £52,500 +36.36% 1
West Midlands -18 10 £57,500 +38.55%
East of England +22 8 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire +20 8 £34,250 +0.73%
Bedfordshire - 6 £70,000 -
City of London +34 5 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Oxfordshire +29 4 £48,750 +25.80% 1
Milton Keynes +13 4 £45,000 +32.35%
South West -1 4 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Bilston - 4 £57,500 -
Luton - 4 £73,750 -
Wallingford - 4 £48,750 -
Crawley - 3 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £47,500 - 2
West Sussex - 3 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £34,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +5 2 £47,500 -38.70%
Birmingham -14 2 £75,000 +80.72%
Derbyshire - 2 £33,500 -
Watford - 2 £47,500 -
Aylesbury - 2 £33,000 -
Derby - 2 £33,500 -

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 61 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.79%) SQL Server
3 45 (21.53%) Finance
4 44 (21.05%) C#
4 44 (21.05%) .NET
5 42 (20.10%) ITIL
6 41 (19.62%) Project Management
7 40 (19.14%) SQL
7 40 (19.14%) Degree
7 40 (19.14%) Performance Management
8 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
8 36 (17.22%) ASP.NET
8 36 (17.22%) OO
9 34 (16.27%) CSS
9 34 (16.27%) Java
9 34 (16.27%) Relational Database
10 33 (15.79%) Windows
11 32 (15.31%) Service Delivery
11 32 (15.31%) Change Management
12 31 (14.83%) MVC
12 31 (14.83%) Web Services
12 31 (14.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (12.92%) Refactoring
13 27 (12.92%) JavaScript
13 27 (12.92%) TDD
14 26 (12.44%) Software Engineering
15 25 (11.96%) HTML
15 25 (11.96%) MS Excel
16 24 (11.48%) Subversion
16 24 (11.48%) Stakeholder 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 10 (4.78%) IIS
2 9 (4.31%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.83%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.91%) Apache
4 4 (1.91%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.91%) SAS
5 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) JBoss
6 1 (0.48%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.91%) MS Office
3 4 (1.91%) SPSS
4 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (7.66%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.96%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.35%) SaaS
4 6 (2.87%) Office 365
5 4 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.91%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.44%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.26%) Multicast
2 10 (4.78%) WAN
3 7 (3.35%) Firewall
3 7 (3.35%) Internet
3 7 (3.35%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.87%) SAN
4 6 (2.87%) VLAN
5 4 (1.91%) LAN
5 4 (1.91%) Wireless
6 2 (0.96%) Intranet
6 2 (0.96%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.48%) DHCP
7 1 (0.48%) DMZ
7 1 (0.48%) DNS
7 1 (0.48%) Extranet
7 1 (0.48%) FTP
7 1 (0.48%) HTTP
7 1 (0.48%) SSH
7 1 (0.48%) VoIP
7 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 34 (16.27%) Relational Database
3 22 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (7.18%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (5.74%) MySQL
6 12 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (4.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (3.35%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.87%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.39%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.91%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.91%) Big Data
12 4 (1.91%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (1.91%) HBase
12 4 (1.91%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.91%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (11.48%) Subversion
2 15 (7.18%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.22%) Visual Studio
4 12 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.31%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.87%) NUnit
7 4 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.44%) Ant
8 3 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.44%) Gradle
8 3 (1.44%) Hudson
8 3 (1.44%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.44%) Maven
9 2 (0.96%) JMeter
10 1 (0.48%) Gatling
10 1 (0.48%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.48%) Selenium
10 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (21.53%) Finance
2 20 (9.57%) Marketing
3 12 (5.74%) Retail
4 10 (4.78%) Front Office
5 7 (3.35%) Banking
6 5 (2.39%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.44%) Games
7 3 (1.44%) Law
7 3 (1.44%) Legal
7 3 (1.44%) Publishing
7 3 (1.44%) Wholesale Banking
8 2 (0.96%) Advertising
8 2 (0.96%) Automotive
8 2 (0.96%) Back Office
8 2 (0.96%) Local Government
9 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (18.66%) Developer
2 25 (11.96%) Analyst
2 25 (11.96%) Team Leader
3 19 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
3 19 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
4 17 (8.13%) Software Development Team Leader
5 16 (7.66%) Change Manager
5 16 (7.66%) Java Developer
5 16 (7.66%) Senior Developer
6 15 (7.18%) .NET Development Team Leader
6 15 (7.18%) .NET Team Leader
7 14 (6.70%) .NET Developer
7 14 (6.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (6.22%) SAP Change Manager
8 13 (6.22%) SAP Manager
9 12 (5.74%) DBA
9 12 (5.74%) Project Manager
9 12 (5.74%) SQL DBA
10 10 (4.78%) Senior Manager
11 9 (4.31%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (21.05%) .NET
2 36 (17.22%) ASP.NET
3 34 (16.27%) CSS
4 31 (14.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (14.83%) Web Services
5 25 (11.96%) HTML
6 24 (11.48%) jQuery
7 17 (8.13%) Backbone.js
8 15 (7.18%) Marionette.js
8 15 (7.18%) RequireJS
8 15 (7.18%) WCF
9 11 (5.26%) J2SE
9 11 (5.26%) JMS
10 10 (4.78%) XML
11 9 (4.31%) .NET Framework
11 9 (4.31%) AngularJS
11 9 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (4.31%) Entity Framework
11 9 (4.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (3.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.66%) FMCG
2 12 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (4.31%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.31%) User Experience
5 6 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.39%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.39%) Replication
7 4 (1.91%) Statistics
8 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.44%) Mobile Games
8 3 (1.44%) NHS
9 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.48%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.48%) PMI
10 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.79%) Windows
2 17 (8.13%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.70%) Linux
4 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.91%) Unix
5 4 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (20.10%) ITIL
3 41 (19.62%) Project Management
4 40 (19.14%) Performance Management
5 36 (17.22%) OO
6 32 (15.31%) Change Management
6 32 (15.31%) Service Delivery
7 31 (14.83%) MVC
8 27 (12.92%) Refactoring
8 27 (12.92%) TDD
9 26 (12.44%) Software Engineering
10 24 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (11.00%) Scrum
12 22 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
12 22 (10.53%) Mentoring
13 21 (10.05%) Coaching
14 20 (9.57%) ERP
14 20 (9.57%) Incident Management
14 20 (9.57%) ITIL V3
14 20 (9.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (21.05%) C#
2 40 (19.14%) SQL
3 34 (16.27%) Java
4 27 (12.92%) JavaScript
5 18 (8.61%) PowerShell
6 16 (7.66%) VB.NET
7 15 (7.18%) Perl
7 15 (7.18%) Python
7 15 (7.18%) TypeScript
8 12 (5.74%) C
9 11 (5.26%) Ruby
10 8 (3.83%) C++
11 7 (3.35%) PHP
11 7 (3.35%) R
12 3 (1.44%) Groovy
12 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.96%) VBScript
14 1 (0.48%) ABAP
14 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (19.14%) Degree
2 12 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.74%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.83%) MCITP
3 8 (3.83%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.35%) CCNA
4 7 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.35%) MCTS
5 6 (2.87%) PMP
6 5 (2.39%) MCSA
7 4 (1.91%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.91%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (1.44%) MCP
8 3 (1.44%) MCSE
9 2 (0.96%) ACCA
9 2 (0.96%) CIMA
9 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.96%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.70%) QA
2 7 (3.35%) SLA
3 5 (2.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.87%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (2.87%) ISA Server
3 5 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.91%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.00%) SAP
3 13 (6.22%) VMware
4 11 (5.26%) Oracle
4 11 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 8 (3.83%) Cisco
6 6 (2.87%) 3Com
6 6 (2.87%) HP
6 6 (2.87%) Riverbed
7 4 (1.91%) Hitachi
7 4 (1.91%) Meraki
8 3 (1.44%) Computacenter
8 3 (1.44%) IBM
8 3 (1.44%) IBM Sterling
8 3 (1.44%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.96%) Cognos
9 2 (0.96%) Google
9 2 (0.96%) Tableau
10 1 (0.48%) Citrix
10 1 (0.48%) Sybase
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