Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Performance Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Analysis over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Analysis
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 728 880
Rank change year-on-year -125 +152 -18
Permanent jobs citing Performance Analysis 307 478 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 221 292 256
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +15.79%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,300 £34,625
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £90,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,050 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.67% - +7.14%

Performance Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 149,898 160,584 173,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.02% 91.57% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 119,286 126,736 144,177
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Performance Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Performance Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analysis in the UK

Performance Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Performance Analysis in the UK

Performance Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analysis over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Analysis in the UK

Performance Analysis
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -83 299 £58,750 +0.43% 52
UK excluding London -27 161 £52,050 +15.67% 42
London -87 143 £65,000 -7.14% 14
South East +51 77 £60,000 +25.00% 11
North of England +16 34 £38,750 -3.13% 7
North West +17 22 £50,000 +53.85% 6
Midlands +23 19 £45,000 +12.50% 11
East of England -13 14 £43,500 -27.50% 6
South West -2 12 £40,000 -3.03% 3
West Midlands +29 10 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Yorkshire +13 9 £41,250 -8.33% 1
East Midlands -7 9 £50,000 - 5
Northern Ireland - 4 £34,000 -
North East -7 3 £33,500 +11.67%
Scotland -21 1 £65,000 +23.81% 3

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Performance Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Performance Analysis.

1 127 (41.37%) SQL
2 112 (36.48%) Windows
3 105 (34.20%) Linux
4 99 (32.25%) SQL Server
5 71 (23.13%) Finance
6 66 (21.50%) Unix
7 65 (21.17%) Oracle
8 64 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (20.52%) Java
10 55 (17.92%) Python
11 53 (17.26%) C#
11 53 (17.26%) Degree
12 49 (15.96%) Microsoft
13 47 (15.31%) MySQL
14 46 (14.98%) Amazon AWS
15 42 (13.68%) ITIL
16 39 (12.70%) JavaScript
16 39 (12.70%) DevOps
17 38 (12.38%) Oracle Database
18 37 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
18 37 (12.05%) PowerShell
19 35 (11.40%) TCP/IP
20 33 (10.75%) VMware
20 33 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
21 32 (10.42%) Docker
21 32 (10.42%) High Availability
22 31 (10.10%) Jenkins
22 31 (10.10%) C++
22 31 (10.10%) Red Hat
23 29 (9.45%) Statistics

Performance Analysis
Co-occurring 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 20 (6.51%) Apache
2 15 (4.89%) nginx
3 14 (4.56%) CMS
4 12 (3.91%) JBoss
5 9 (2.93%) IIS
5 9 (2.93%) WordPress
6 8 (2.61%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.28%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.95%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.95%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.63%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.30%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.30%) Kentico
10 4 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (1.30%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.30%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.98%) lighttpd
11 3 (0.98%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 13 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.65%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.61%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.95%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.33%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 46 (14.98%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.56%) SaaS
4 12 (3.91%) IaaS
5 9 (2.93%) CloudFront
6 8 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (2.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (1.95%) BlazeMeter
7 6 (1.95%) PaaS
8 4 (1.30%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.30%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (0.98%) Office 365
10 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.65%) GitHub
10 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.65%) npm
11 1 (0.33%) Akamai
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.40%) TCP/IP
2 23 (7.49%) LAN
3 18 (5.86%) DNS
4 17 (5.54%) WAN
5 11 (3.58%) Firewall
5 11 (3.58%) Internet
6 10 (3.26%) DHCP
7 9 (2.93%) BGP
7 9 (2.93%) OSPF
8 8 (2.61%) DSL
8 8 (2.61%) DWDM
8 8 (2.61%) MPLS
8 8 (2.61%) SHDSL
9 7 (2.28%) HTTP
9 7 (2.28%) SAN
10 5 (1.63%) Intranet
11 4 (1.30%) HTTPS
11 4 (1.30%) Skype
12 3 (0.98%) VLAN
12 3 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (32.25%) SQL Server
2 47 (15.31%) MySQL
3 38 (12.38%) Oracle Database
4 33 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (9.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (7.49%) Relational Database
7 22 (7.17%) Power BI
7 22 (7.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (6.84%) Big Data
8 21 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (6.19%) NoSQL
10 16 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (4.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 13 (4.23%) Snowflake Schema
12 12 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (2.61%) OLTP
17 7 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (10.10%) Jenkins
2 29 (9.45%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.17%) LoadRunner
4 21 (6.84%) JMeter
5 18 (5.86%) JIRA
6 10 (3.26%) Maven
6 10 (3.26%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.93%) Bitbucket
7 9 (2.93%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.61%) Gradle
8 8 (2.61%) PEAR
8 8 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.95%) Gatling
10 6 (1.95%) GitLab
10 6 (1.95%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (1.95%) PVCS
10 6 (1.95%) Toad
11 4 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 71 (23.13%) Finance
2 26 (8.47%) Banking
3 18 (5.86%) Retail
4 16 (5.21%) Publishing
5 12 (3.91%) Law
6 10 (3.26%) Advertising
7 8 (2.61%) Games
8 6 (1.95%) Legal
9 3 (0.98%) Billing
9 3 (0.98%) Electronics
9 3 (0.98%) German Language
9 3 (0.98%) Marketing
9 3 (0.98%) Military
9 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.65%) Back Office
10 2 (0.65%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.65%) French Language
10 2 (0.65%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.65%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (16.29%) DBA
2 45 (14.66%) SQL DBA
3 40 (13.03%) Developer
3 40 (13.03%) SQL Server DBA
4 34 (11.07%) Analyst
5 23 (7.49%) Oracle DBA
5 23 (7.49%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 22 (7.17%) Administrator
7 20 (6.51%) Architect
8 17 (5.54%) SQL Developer
9 16 (5.21%) Performance Engineer
9 16 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (4.89%) Test Engineer
11 14 (4.56%) Performance Test Engineer
12 13 (4.23%) Consultant
13 12 (3.91%) Data Engineer
13 12 (3.91%) Senior DBA
13 12 (3.91%) Senior SQL DBA
14 11 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
15 9 (2.93%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.49%) HTML
2 22 (7.17%) Web Services
3 19 (6.19%) CSS
4 13 (4.23%) .NET
5 12 (3.91%) LDAP
6 9 (2.93%) HTML5
7 8 (2.61%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.61%) REST
7 8 (2.61%) XML
8 7 (2.28%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.28%) LAMP
8 7 (2.28%) Node.js
8 7 (2.28%) SOAP
9 6 (1.95%) CSS3
9 6 (1.95%) EDI
9 6 (1.95%) Hibernate
9 6 (1.95%) IDoc
9 6 (1.95%) JMS
10 5 (1.63%) MSMQ
10 5 (1.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.49%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.54%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.56%) Algorithms
5 13 (4.23%) Replication
6 11 (3.58%) Private Cloud
7 10 (3.26%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.95%) LPAR
10 5 (1.63%) Clustering
10 5 (1.63%) Fintech
10 5 (1.63%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (1.30%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.30%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.98%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.98%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.65%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.65%) PKI
13 2 (0.65%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 112 (36.48%) Windows
2 105 (34.20%) Linux
3 66 (21.50%) Unix
4 28 (9.12%) Windows Server
5 20 (6.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (6.19%) Solaris
7 18 (5.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (3.58%) Ubuntu
10 9 (2.93%) Apple iOS
11 8 (2.61%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (2.28%) AIX
12 7 (2.28%) Debian
12 7 (2.28%) SUSE
12 7 (2.28%) Windows NT
13 5 (1.63%) CentOS
13 5 (1.63%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.30%) Android
14 4 (1.30%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (13.68%) ITIL
3 39 (12.70%) DevOps
4 37 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (10.42%) High Availability
6 29 (9.45%) Statistics
7 26 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (7.49%) Database Tuning
8 23 (7.49%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (6.84%) Analytics
10 21 (6.84%) Performance Monitoring
10 21 (6.84%) Scrum
11 20 (6.51%) Capacity Planning
12 18 (5.86%) Change Management
12 18 (5.86%) Data Analysis
12 18 (5.86%) ETL
12 18 (5.86%) Test Automation
13 17 (5.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 127 (41.37%) SQL
2 63 (20.52%) Java
3 55 (17.92%) Python
4 53 (17.26%) C#
5 39 (12.70%) JavaScript
6 37 (12.05%) PowerShell
7 31 (10.10%) C++
8 23 (7.49%) Perl
9 20 (6.51%) Bash Shell
10 16 (5.21%) T-SQL
11 15 (4.89%) Shell Script
12 13 (4.23%) C
13 10 (3.26%) Ruby
14 8 (2.61%) PL/SQL
15 7 (2.28%) ABAP
16 6 (1.95%) PHP
16 6 (1.95%) R
16 6 (1.95%) Scala
17 5 (1.63%) Groovy
18 2 (0.65%) Go
Qualifications
1 53 (17.26%) Degree
2 19 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (5.21%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.58%) PhD
5 9 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.61%) HNC
6 8 (2.61%) HND
6 8 (2.61%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.95%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.63%) CCNA
8 5 (1.63%) CCNP
8 5 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.63%) LPIC
9 4 (1.30%) MCSA
9 4 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.98%) OCP
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.98%) PMP
10 3 (0.98%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.54%) SLA
2 13 (4.23%) Data Quality
3 11 (3.58%) QA
4 8 (2.61%) GDPR
5 5 (1.63%) PMO
6 4 (1.30%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.98%) IFRS
8 2 (0.65%) COBIT
8 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (10.42%) Docker
2 26 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.86%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.63%) KVM
4 5 (1.63%) PowerHA
4 5 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.65%) Cronacle
6 2 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.65%) LXC
6 2 (0.65%) oVirt
6 2 (0.65%) RHEV
6 2 (0.65%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.33%) Ceph
7 1 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (6.51%) Ansible
2 16 (5.21%) Puppet
3 13 (4.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 12 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.58%) Kubernetes
5 11 (3.58%) SCOM
6 6 (1.95%) Nagios
7 5 (1.63%) SCCM
7 5 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (1.30%) Terraform
9 3 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.98%) Grafana
9 3 (0.98%) IBM BigFix
10 2 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.65%) Juju
10 2 (0.65%) Salt
10 2 (0.65%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 65 (21.17%) Oracle
2 49 (15.96%) Microsoft
3 33 (10.75%) VMware
4 31 (10.10%) Red Hat
5 25 (8.14%) SAP
6 24 (7.82%) New Relic
7 21 (6.84%) Cisco
8 17 (5.54%) Splunk
9 16 (5.21%) AppDynamics
10 15 (4.89%) Micro Focus
10 15 (4.89%) Tableau
11 14 (4.56%) EMC
12 13 (4.23%) Sun
13 12 (3.91%) HP
13 12 (3.91%) Juniper
14 11 (3.58%) SOASTA, Inc
15 10 (3.26%) Google
16 9 (2.93%) SolarWinds
17 8 (2.61%) hybris
17 8 (2.61%) Telindus