The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Performance Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Improvement
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 742 780 846
Rank change year-on-year +38 +66  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 113 127 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 83 110 58
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  

Performance Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74870 82511 91444
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.69% 89.04% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 60781 69796 75582
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,888
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Performance Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Improvement in England

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement in England.

Salary trend for Performance Improvement in England

Performance Improvement
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Improvement in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Improvement in England

Performance Improvement
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
London +34 48 £57,500 -23.33% 5
South East +44 29 £72,500 +61.11% 2
Yorkshire +12 9 £47,500 -
East of England +8 9 £35,000 -5.40% 1
South West +1 7 £62,500 +66.66%
North West -57 6 £26,500 -55.83%
West Midlands +12 2 £33,500 -4.28%
North East - 2 £42,000 -
East Midlands +20 1 £50,000 +38.88% 1
Performance Improvement
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 74 (34.10%) Finance
2 71 (32.72%) SQL Server
3 64 (29.49%) SQL
4 59 (27.19%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (22.58%) Degree
6 45 (20.74%) Microsoft
7 33 (15.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 31 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (13.36%) Project Management
9 29 (13.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (12.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (11.98%) TDD
11 26 (11.98%) User Acceptance Testing
12 25 (11.52%) Performance Management
12 25 (11.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (11.52%) MVC
13 24 (11.06%) T-SQL
13 24 (11.06%) Microsoft Azure
14 23 (10.60%) Java
15 22 (10.14%) MySQL
15 22 (10.14%) SOA
15 22 (10.14%) SaaS
15 22 (10.14%) NoSQL
15 22 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
16 21 (9.68%) jQuery
16 21 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (9.68%) .NET
16 21 (9.68%) Six Sigma
16 21 (9.68%) Change Management
17 20 (9.22%) C

Performance Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (3.23%) IIS
1 7 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 7 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.84%) CMS
3 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.92%) Apache
4 2 (0.92%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.92%) Confluence
5 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.46%) JBoss
5 1 (0.46%) SAS
5 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.84%) Aareon QL
2 4 (1.84%) Academy Housing
2 4 (1.84%) Kypera Housing
2 4 (1.84%) MIS ActiveH
2 4 (1.84%) Northgate Housing
2 4 (1.84%) OPENHousing
2 4 (1.84%) Orchard Housing
3 3 (1.38%) Apache OFBiz
3 3 (1.38%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (10.14%) SaaS
3 17 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (6.91%) GitHub
5 8 (3.69%) Office 365
6 4 (1.84%) PaaS
7 3 (1.38%) Google Drive
7 3 (1.38%) IaaS
7 3 (1.38%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 2 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.30%) Cisco ICM
1 5 (2.30%) LAN
1 5 (2.30%) WAN
2 4 (1.84%) Multicast
3 3 (1.38%) Broadband
3 3 (1.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (32.72%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (12.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (11.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (10.14%) MySQL
5 22 (10.14%) NoSQL
6 21 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (8.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (7.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (7.37%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (6.91%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (3.69%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (3.69%) MongoDB
12 7 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (2.76%) Relational Database
14 5 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (2.30%) RDBMS
15 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
16 2 (0.92%) Big Data
16 2 (0.92%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (5.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.07%) gulp
3 5 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.38%) JIRA
4 3 (1.38%) JMeter
4 3 (1.38%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.38%) Maven
4 3 (1.38%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.92%) JUnit
5 2 (0.92%) NeoLoad
5 2 (0.92%) Selenium
6 1 (0.46%) Grunt
6 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.46%) Moq
6 1 (0.46%) NUnit
6 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 74 (34.10%) Finance
2 13 (5.99%) Banking
2 13 (5.99%) Marketing
3 12 (5.53%) Retail
4 10 (4.61%) Games
4 10 (4.61%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.69%) Legal
6 7 (3.23%) Law
7 6 (2.76%) Billing
8 4 (1.84%) Publishing
9 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.46%) Automotive
10 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (16.13%) Consultant
2 33 (15.21%) DBA
2 33 (15.21%) SQL DBA
3 31 (14.29%) Developer
4 23 (10.60%) Administrator
4 23 (10.60%) Analyst
5 15 (6.91%) MySQL DBA
5 15 (6.91%) Senior DBA
5 15 (6.91%) Senior SQL DBA
6 14 (6.45%) Development Manager
7 13 (5.99%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (5.07%) C# Developer
9 10 (4.61%) Business Change Consultant
9 10 (4.61%) Business Consultant
9 10 (4.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (4.61%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.61%) Junior PHP Programmer
9 10 (4.61%) Junior SQL Programmer
9 10 (4.61%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.68%) .NET
1 21 (9.68%) jQuery
2 15 (6.91%) .NET Framework
3 13 (5.99%) ASP.NET
3 13 (5.99%) CSS
4 12 (5.53%) Web Services
5 11 (5.07%) AngularJS
5 11 (5.07%) Entity Framework
5 11 (5.07%) Sass
6 10 (4.61%) Yii
7 8 (3.69%) Node.js
8 7 (3.23%) J2SE
9 6 (2.76%) Swing
10 5 (2.30%) HTML
11 4 (1.84%) JMS
12 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.38%) WebCenter
13 2 (0.92%) HTML5
13 2 (0.92%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (0.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.91%) Fintech
2 15 (6.91%) Replication
3 13 (5.99%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.61%) e-Learning
4 10 (4.61%) Learning Management System
4 10 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.61%) SCORM
5 6 (2.76%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.30%) IVR
7 3 (1.38%) User Experience
8 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.46%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.46%) Handset
9 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.69%) Windows
1 8 (3.69%) Windows Server
1 8 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (1.38%) Linux
3 1 (0.46%) Unix
3 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.19%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (15.21%) Continuous Improvement
3 31 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (13.36%) Project Management
5 26 (11.98%) TDD
5 26 (11.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (11.52%) MVC
6 25 (11.52%) Performance Management
7 22 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (10.14%) SOA
8 21 (9.68%) Change Management
8 21 (9.68%) Six Sigma
9 20 (9.22%) Scrum
10 19 (8.76%) Coaching
10 19 (8.76%) Lean Six Sigma
11 17 (7.83%) Business Analysis
11 17 (7.83%) Target Operating Model
12 16 (7.37%) BDD
12 16 (7.37%) Migration
13 15 (6.91%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (29.49%) SQL
2 24 (11.06%) T-SQL
3 23 (10.60%) Java
4 20 (9.22%) C
5 16 (7.37%) JavaScript
6 15 (6.91%) C#
7 10 (4.61%) PHP
8 9 (4.15%) C++
8 9 (4.15%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.23%) Ruby
9 7 (3.23%) VBScript
10 4 (1.84%) VBA
11 2 (0.92%) Perl
12 1 (0.46%) ABAP
12 1 (0.46%) Python
12 1 (0.46%) Scala
12 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.46%) VB
12 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (22.58%) Degree
2 18 (8.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (7.83%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.83%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.69%) MCP
4 8 (3.69%) MCSA
4 8 (3.69%) MCSE
5 7 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.30%) CCNA
6 5 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (1.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.46%) CISM
10 1 (0.46%) CISSP
10 1 (0.46%) GIAC
10 1 (0.46%) MCITP
10 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.46%) PMP
10 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.45%) QA
2 6 (2.76%) SLA
3 4 (1.84%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.92%) PMO
6 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.46%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.46%) HDFS
2 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.30%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.46%) Oozie
2 1 (0.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (20.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.37%) Tableau
2 16 (7.37%) VMware
3 15 (6.91%) Splunk
4 11 (5.07%) Oracle
5 8 (3.69%) Adobe
6 5 (2.30%) Cisco
6 5 (2.30%) IBM
6 5 (2.30%) Verint
7 4 (1.84%) Aareon
7 4 (1.84%) Capita
7 4 (1.84%) Civica
7 4 (1.84%) Google
7 4 (1.84%) Northgate
7 4 (1.84%) Orchard
7 4 (1.84%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.38%) HP
9 2 (0.92%) Cognos
9 2 (0.92%) Omniture
9 2 (0.92%) SAP
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