Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Analysis
UK
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 912 830 756
Rank change year-on-year -82 -74 +53
Permanent jobs citing Performance Analysis 275 337 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 208 246 430
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -

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 160,585 153,801 184,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.82% 90.49% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 130,112 126,664 153,046
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -77 258 £52,050 -2.71% 50
UK excluding London -38 162 £45,000 +5.88% 35
London -85 106 £62,000 -9.49% 17
South East +9 51 £53,525 +18.94% 12
Midlands +1 31 £42,500 +3.03% 5
East of England -20 27 £60,000 +4.35% 5
North of England +5 26 £32,500 -18.75% 8
South West -24 20 £34,000 -20.00% 3
East Midlands +11 16 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands -3 15 £32,000 -20.00% 3
North West -15 15 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Yorkshire +11 8 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Scotland -35 8 £35,000 -30.00% 2
North East - 4 £27,500 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £34,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 113 (41.09%) SQL
2 94 (34.18%) Linux
3 82 (29.82%) Windows
4 70 (25.45%) SQL Server
5 62 (22.55%) Finance
6 56 (20.36%) Oracle
7 55 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (18.18%) Degree
9 49 (17.82%) PowerShell
10 45 (16.36%) Microsoft
11 43 (15.64%) JavaScript
12 42 (15.27%) Active Directory
13 40 (14.55%) Software Engineering
14 39 (14.18%) Java
15 38 (13.82%) Problem-Solving
16 37 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
16 37 (13.45%) C#
16 37 (13.45%) VMware
17 35 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
18 34 (12.36%) Unix
18 34 (12.36%) Python
19 33 (12.00%) C++
20 32 (11.64%) Oracle Database
21 31 (11.27%) HTML
22 30 (10.91%) .NET
22 30 (10.91%) SAP
22 30 (10.91%) Migration
22 30 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
23 28 (10.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 28 (10.18%) Computer Science

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 16 (5.82%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.09%) IIS
3 11 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (2.91%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.55%) Apache
5 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.55%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.18%) Ethereum
6 6 (2.18%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.09%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.73%) Drupal
9 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.36%) Documentum
10 1 (0.36%) JBoss
10 1 (0.36%) Jetty
10 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (5.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.91%) InfoPath
3 7 (2.55%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.18%) Distributed Ledger
1 6 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (2.18%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.18%) Oracle Retail
1 6 (2.18%) Ripple
2 3 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.73%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (8.00%) Office 365
4 10 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.82%) npm
6 5 (1.82%) SaaS
7 4 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.09%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.73%) Force.com
10 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.82%) SAN
2 15 (5.45%) Firewall
3 13 (4.73%) LAN
3 13 (4.73%) WAN
4 10 (3.64%) DNS
5 9 (3.27%) Internet
5 9 (3.27%) NAS
6 8 (2.91%) DHCP
6 8 (2.91%) Intranet
7 5 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (1.82%) iSCSI
8 3 (1.09%) FCoE
8 3 (1.09%) IPsec
8 3 (1.09%) MPLS
8 3 (1.09%) MRTG
8 3 (1.09%) Skype
8 3 (1.09%) UPnP
8 3 (1.09%) VoIP
8 3 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.64%) Oracle Database
3 28 (10.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (7.27%) SQL Server 2016
7 17 (6.18%) MySQL
8 16 (5.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (5.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (4.36%) Oracle Database 12c
11 11 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (2.91%) Oracle9i Database
12 8 (2.91%) Power BI
13 7 (2.55%) Big Data
13 7 (2.55%) MS Access
14 6 (2.18%) Blockchain
14 6 (2.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (2.18%) Relational Database
15 5 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.73%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.00%) JIRA
4 10 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.91%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.91%) Maven
6 7 (2.55%) Toad
7 6 (2.18%) Bitbucket
7 6 (2.18%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (2.18%) PVCS
8 5 (1.82%) Grunt
8 5 (1.82%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (1.82%) Mocha
8 5 (1.82%) webpack
9 4 (1.45%) JUnit
9 4 (1.45%) Selenium
10 3 (1.09%) GNU Toolchain
11 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 62 (22.55%) Finance
2 27 (9.82%) Retail
3 12 (4.36%) Banking
3 12 (4.36%) Publishing
4 9 (3.27%) Law
4 9 (3.27%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.27%) Marketing
5 8 (2.91%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.18%) Advertising
6 6 (2.18%) Automotive
6 6 (2.18%) Dutch Language
6 6 (2.18%) French Language
6 6 (2.18%) German Language
6 6 (2.18%) Italian Language
6 6 (2.18%) Spanish Language
6 6 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.82%) Portuguese Language
7 5 (1.82%) Turkish Language
8 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (19.64%) Developer
2 36 (13.09%) Architect
3 32 (11.64%) Analyst
4 25 (9.09%) Consultant
5 24 (8.73%) Software Engineer
5 24 (8.73%) SQL Developer
6 23 (8.36%) DBA
7 20 (7.27%) Oracle DBA
8 17 (6.18%) SQL DBA
9 15 (5.45%) ABAP Consultant
9 15 (5.45%) SAP Consultant
9 15 (5.45%) Technical Architect
10 14 (5.09%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (4.36%) AWS Architect
12 11 (4.00%) Performance Engineer
13 10 (3.64%) Administrator
13 10 (3.64%) AWS Solutions Architect
13 10 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (2.91%) SharePoint Developer
14 8 (2.91%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.27%) HTML
2 30 (10.91%) .NET
3 28 (10.18%) Web Services
4 18 (6.55%) AngularJS
5 17 (6.18%) CSS
6 16 (5.82%) HTML5
7 15 (5.45%) EDI
7 15 (5.45%) IDoc
8 12 (4.36%) XML
9 11 (4.00%) REST
10 10 (3.64%) Spring
11 9 (3.27%) RESTful
12 7 (2.55%) CSS3
12 7 (2.55%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.55%) Java EE
13 6 (2.18%) ASP.NET
13 6 (2.18%) Doctrine
13 6 (2.18%) jQuery
13 6 (2.18%) Node.js
13 6 (2.18%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.18%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.18%) Public Cloud
3 17 (6.18%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (4.00%) Clustering
5 10 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.18%) Bitcoin
6 6 (2.18%) Dash
6 6 (2.18%) Grid Computing
6 6 (2.18%) Replication
7 5 (1.82%) CMDB
7 5 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.82%) FMCG
7 5 (1.82%) IBM XIV
7 5 (1.82%) LPAR
7 5 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.82%) SystemC
8 4 (1.45%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 94 (34.18%) Linux
2 82 (29.82%) Windows
3 34 (12.36%) Unix
4 25 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.64%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.18%) AIX
6 6 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.18%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.82%) Solaris
7 5 (1.82%) SUSE
8 4 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.09%) Android
9 3 (1.09%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.73%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.36%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (14.55%) Software Engineering
3 38 (13.82%) Problem-Solving
4 30 (10.91%) Migration
5 27 (9.82%) High Availability
5 27 (9.82%) Unit Testing
6 26 (9.45%) OO
6 26 (9.45%) Scrum
7 25 (9.09%) ITIL
8 24 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (8.00%) Capacity Management
9 22 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
9 22 (8.00%) Project Management
10 21 (7.64%) SDLC
11 19 (6.91%) Data Analysis
12 17 (6.18%) Database Tuning
12 17 (6.18%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (6.18%) Risk Analysis
12 17 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (6.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (41.09%) SQL
2 49 (17.82%) PowerShell
3 43 (15.64%) JavaScript
4 39 (14.18%) Java
5 37 (13.45%) C#
6 34 (12.36%) Python
7 33 (12.00%) C++
8 26 (9.45%) Perl
9 15 (5.45%) ABAP
10 12 (4.36%) Bash Shell
10 12 (4.36%) C
11 11 (4.00%) PHP
11 11 (4.00%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.27%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.91%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.55%) TypeScript
14 7 (2.55%) VBA
15 5 (1.82%) ES6
15 5 (1.82%) Korn
15 5 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (18.18%) Degree
2 24 (8.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.36%) AWS Certification
4 8 (2.91%) Master's Degree
5 7 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.55%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.82%) PhD
8 4 (1.45%) CCNP
8 4 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.45%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.45%) MCP
9 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.73%) MCSE
10 2 (0.73%) VCP5
10 2 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.36%) CCIE
11 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.36%) ISEB
11 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.73%) QA
2 11 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 10 (3.64%) PMO
4 5 (1.82%) SLA
5 4 (1.45%) GDPR
6 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.36%) P3O
System Software
1 42 (15.27%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.00%) vSphere
4 7 (2.55%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.82%) Cronacle
5 5 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.45%) Docker
6 4 (1.45%) NFS
6 4 (1.45%) SRDF
7 3 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.73%) oVirt
8 2 (0.73%) RHEV
9 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (4.36%) Ansible
2 9 (3.27%) Puppet
3 7 (2.55%) NetBackup
3 7 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (2.18%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (1.82%) Data Guard
5 5 (1.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 5 (1.82%) Foglight
5 5 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (1.45%) Endace
6 4 (1.45%) Grafana
6 4 (1.45%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.45%) Nagios
7 3 (1.09%) BladeLogic
7 3 (1.09%) SnapMirror
7 3 (1.09%) SnapVault
7 3 (1.09%) Terraform
8 2 (0.73%) NetApp OnCommand
8 2 (0.73%) Simpana
8 2 (0.73%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (20.36%) Oracle
2 45 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 37 (13.45%) VMware
4 30 (10.91%) SAP
5 19 (6.91%) IBM
6 18 (6.55%) Cisco
6 18 (6.55%) HP
7 11 (4.00%) Citrix
8 10 (3.64%) EMC
8 10 (3.64%) Remedy
9 7 (2.55%) Brocade
9 7 (2.55%) NetApp
9 7 (2.55%) Symantec
9 7 (2.55%) Veritas
10 6 (2.18%) Cognos
10 6 (2.18%) Workday
11 5 (1.82%) Cadence
11 5 (1.82%) Dell
11 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.82%) Sun