The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Improvement
England / North West
Rank 233 206 248
Rank change year-on-year -27 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 15 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.51% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.58% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 1
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% +33.33%  

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5480 4997 5827
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.40% 87.85% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4557 4156 4689
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Performance Improvement in the North West

Performance Improvement
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Improvement in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Improvement in the North West

Performance Improvement
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Manchester -32 10 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Cheshire - 2 £58,750 -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 17 (50.00%) Degree
3 16 (47.06%) TDD
3 16 (47.06%) MVC
3 16 (47.06%) C#
3 16 (47.06%) .NET
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
5 12 (35.29%) CRM
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (35.29%) Web Services
5 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 12 (35.29%) jQuery
5 12 (35.29%) Entity Framework
5 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
6 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (20.59%) Banking
7 7 (20.59%) Change Management
8 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 6 (17.65%) ITIL
8 6 (17.65%) SQL
8 6 (17.65%) SAP
8 6 (17.65%) ERP
8 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
8 6 (17.65%) Problem Management

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (17.65%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) JMeter
2 3 (8.82%) LoadRunner
2 3 (8.82%) NUnit
2 3 (8.82%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.88%) JUnit
3 2 (5.88%) NeoLoad
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Automotive
5 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) .NET Developer
2 14 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
2 14 (41.18%) C# Developer
3 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (35.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (17.65%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (17.65%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Change Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Change Manager
8 3 (8.82%) Release Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Release Manager
8 3 (8.82%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
1 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
2 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
2 12 (35.29%) Entity Framework
2 12 (35.29%) jQuery
2 12 (35.29%) Web Services
3 4 (11.76%) Ajax
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (11.76%) CSS
3 4 (11.76%) HTML
3 4 (11.76%) LINQ
4 3 (8.82%) LINQ to SQL
4 3 (8.82%) WF
5 2 (5.88%) EDI
5 2 (5.88%) EDIFACT
5 2 (5.88%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) FMCG
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) MVC
1 16 (47.06%) TDD
2 12 (35.29%) CRM
3 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Change Management
5 6 (17.65%) ERP
5 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL V3
5 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
5 6 (17.65%) Release Management
5 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 6 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
6 5 (14.71%) Process Improvement
6 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) C#
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CIPD
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) SAP
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) IBM
3 3 (8.82%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago