Period
to 16 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Analysis
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 834 812 875
Rank change year-on-year -22 +63 -100
Permanent jobs citing Performance Analysis 277 392 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 203 268 242
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,850 £31,550
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +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 138,525 159,256 161,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.69% 91.82% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 109,214 127,959 133,321
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Performance Analysis in the UK

Performance Analysis
Top 13 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 January 2019. 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 -14 271 £54,000 +8.00% 52
London +17 144 £65,000 - 19
UK excluding London -30 128 £40,000 -11.11% 33
South East +5 39 £52,500 +8.25% 8
North of England +31 36 £40,000 +23.08% 9
North West +43 27 £50,000 +53.85% 4
Midlands +33 24 £36,250 -14.71% 6
East Midlands +29 15 £35,000 -22.22%
East of England +7 14 £42,500 -29.17% 6
South West -12 11 £33,315 -16.71% 4
West Midlands +45 9 £45,000 +69.81% 6
Yorkshire +13 9 £35,435 -21.26% 5
Scotland -7 4 £51,500 -1.90%

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 115 (41.52%) SQL
2 86 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (28.52%) Linux
4 74 (26.71%) Windows
5 65 (23.47%) SQL Server
6 64 (23.10%) Python
6 64 (23.10%) Unix
7 60 (21.66%) Microsoft
8 59 (21.30%) Finance
8 59 (21.30%) Java
9 54 (19.49%) DevOps
10 52 (18.77%) MySQL
11 51 (18.41%) Amazon AWS
12 50 (18.05%) Degree
13 45 (16.25%) Oracle
13 45 (16.25%) Analytics
14 42 (15.16%) Scrum
15 39 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
16 38 (13.72%) Microsoft Azure
17 34 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
18 32 (11.55%) Big Data
19 31 (11.19%) Jenkins
19 31 (11.19%) ITIL
19 31 (11.19%) Git (software)
20 30 (10.83%) PowerShell
20 30 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
20 30 (10.83%) Red Hat
21 29 (10.47%) Web Services
21 29 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
21 29 (10.47%) NoSQL

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 25 (9.03%) Apache Spark
2 23 (8.30%) Apache
3 12 (4.33%) JBoss
4 11 (3.97%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.25%) CMS
5 9 (3.25%) nginx
6 8 (2.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (2.89%) WordPress
7 6 (2.17%) Apache Pig
7 6 (2.17%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.44%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.08%) IIS
10 3 (1.08%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.72%) Liferay
11 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) SPSS
5 1 (0.36%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (3.61%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 51 (18.41%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (13.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.50%) Office 365
4 15 (5.42%) SaaS
5 13 (4.69%) Google Analytics
6 12 (4.33%) IaaS
7 11 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (2.89%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (2.89%) CloudFront
8 8 (2.89%) Google Tag Manager
8 8 (2.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (2.17%) PaaS
10 4 (1.44%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.03%) TCP/IP
2 21 (7.58%) LAN
3 14 (5.05%) WAN
4 12 (4.33%) DNS
4 12 (4.33%) Internet
5 10 (3.61%) BGP
5 10 (3.61%) OSPF
6 9 (3.25%) DWDM
6 9 (3.25%) MPLS
7 8 (2.89%) SAN
8 7 (2.53%) VPN
9 6 (2.17%) DSL
9 6 (2.17%) Firewall
9 6 (2.17%) Network Security
9 6 (2.17%) SHDSL
9 6 (2.17%) Wireless
10 5 (1.81%) SMTP
11 4 (1.44%) HTTP
11 4 (1.44%) VoIP
12 3 (1.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.47%) SQL Server
2 52 (18.77%) MySQL
3 32 (11.55%) Big Data
4 30 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (10.47%) NoSQL
6 28 (10.11%) Relational Database
7 23 (8.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (7.94%) Redis
9 21 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (6.86%) Oracle Database
10 19 (6.86%) Power BI
11 18 (6.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 18 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (6.14%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (6.14%) Hadoop
13 15 (5.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (4.33%) Snowflake Schema
16 11 (3.97%) Azure SQL Database
16 11 (3.97%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 31 (11.19%) Git (software)
1 31 (11.19%) Jenkins
2 23 (8.30%) Maven
3 16 (5.78%) Gradle
4 9 (3.25%) JMeter
4 9 (3.25%) LoadRunner
5 8 (2.89%) PEAR
6 7 (2.53%) JIRA
7 6 (2.17%) Ant
7 6 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (2.17%) PVCS
7 6 (2.17%) Toad
8 4 (1.44%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.44%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.36%) Introscope
General
1 59 (21.30%) Finance
2 23 (8.30%) Law
3 16 (5.78%) Military
4 15 (5.42%) Banking
4 15 (5.42%) Publishing
5 11 (3.97%) Retail
6 7 (2.53%) Marketing
7 5 (1.81%) Advertising
7 5 (1.81%) Legal
7 5 (1.81%) Local Government
8 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.08%) Electronics
10 2 (0.72%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.72%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.72%) French Language
10 2 (0.72%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.72%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (21.66%) Analyst
2 39 (14.08%) Data Engineer
3 38 (13.72%) Developer
4 30 (10.83%) DBA
5 19 (6.86%) Administrator
5 19 (6.86%) Python Engineer
5 19 (6.86%) SQL DBA
6 17 (6.14%) Data Analyst
7 16 (5.78%) Big Data Engineer
7 16 (5.78%) Hadoop Engineer
7 16 (5.78%) SQL Server DBA
8 14 (5.05%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (5.05%) Unix Engineer
9 13 (4.69%) Digital Analyst
10 12 (4.33%) Business Analyst
11 11 (3.97%) Database Engineer
11 11 (3.97%) Senior DBA
11 11 (3.97%) Senior SQL DBA
11 11 (3.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.47%) Web Services
2 17 (6.14%) .NET
2 17 (6.14%) HTML
3 15 (5.42%) CSS
4 12 (4.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (4.33%) jQuery
4 12 (4.33%) LDAP
4 12 (4.33%) SOAP
5 11 (3.97%) .NET Core
5 11 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (3.97%) LAMP
5 11 (3.97%) REST
5 11 (3.97%) RESTful
6 10 (3.61%) LAPP Stack
7 8 (2.89%) .NET Framework
7 8 (2.89%) Entity Framework
7 8 (2.89%) XML
8 7 (2.53%) Microsoft Graph
9 5 (1.81%) JMS
10 4 (1.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.94%) Algorithms
3 20 (7.22%) Data Structures
4 14 (5.05%) Fintech
4 14 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.61%) Replication
6 9 (3.25%) Private Cloud
7 7 (2.53%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (2.17%) LPAR
9 5 (1.81%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.81%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.44%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.08%) Clustering
11 3 (1.08%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (1.08%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 79 (28.52%) Linux
2 74 (26.71%) Windows
3 64 (23.10%) Unix
4 21 (7.58%) Windows Server
4 21 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (5.78%) Solaris
6 15 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (5.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.25%) Ubuntu
8 8 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.17%) AIX
9 6 (2.17%) SUSE
9 6 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.81%) CentOS
10 5 (1.81%) Windows 2000
10 5 (1.81%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.44%) Debian
11 4 (1.44%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.44%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.44%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (19.49%) DevOps
3 45 (16.25%) Analytics
4 42 (15.16%) Scrum
5 34 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (11.19%) ITIL
7 29 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (9.39%) Performance Monitoring
8 26 (9.39%) Statistics
9 25 (9.03%) Capacity Planning
10 24 (8.66%) High Availability
11 23 (8.30%) Change Management
12 22 (7.94%) Machine Learning
12 22 (7.94%) Migration
12 22 (7.94%) Software Engineering
13 21 (7.58%) Computer Science
14 19 (6.86%) Acceptance Criteria
14 19 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (6.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 19 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 115 (41.52%) SQL
2 64 (23.10%) Python
3 59 (21.30%) Java
4 30 (10.83%) PowerShell
5 28 (10.11%) JavaScript
6 27 (9.75%) C#
7 22 (7.94%) T-SQL
8 19 (6.86%) C++
9 18 (6.50%) Perl
10 16 (5.78%) Scala
11 15 (5.42%) Bash Shell
12 13 (4.69%) Shell Script
13 12 (4.33%) C
13 12 (4.33%) R
14 9 (3.25%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.89%) Groovy
16 7 (2.53%) VB
16 7 (2.53%) VB.NET
16 7 (2.53%) VB6
17 6 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (18.05%) Degree
2 23 (8.30%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (6.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (3.61%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.17%) HNC
6 6 (2.17%) HND
7 5 (1.81%) CCNP
7 5 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.81%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.81%) LPIC
7 5 (1.81%) MCP
8 4 (1.44%) OCP
8 4 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (1.44%) PMP
9 3 (1.08%) CCNA
9 3 (1.08%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.08%) MCSA
9 3 (1.08%) PhD
9 3 (1.08%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.14%) Data Quality
2 12 (4.33%) SLA
3 5 (1.81%) PMO
4 4 (1.44%) GDPR
5 3 (1.08%) QA
6 2 (0.72%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.36%) AQAP
7 1 (0.36%) COSHH
7 1 (0.36%) HAZOP
7 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
System Software
1 22 (7.94%) Docker
2 20 (7.22%) Active Directory
3 16 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.81%) PowerHA
5 3 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.08%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.72%) XenApp
7 1 (0.36%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.36%) oVirt
7 1 (0.36%) RHEV
7 1 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (10.11%) Ansible
2 18 (6.50%) Puppet
3 16 (5.78%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (4.69%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (3.61%) Nagios
5 10 (3.61%) Salt
5 10 (3.61%) SCOM
6 8 (2.89%) Terraform
7 5 (1.81%) MAILsweeper
7 5 (1.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.44%) SCCM
8 4 (1.44%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.08%) Grafana
9 3 (1.08%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.72%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.36%) EdgeSight
11 1 (0.36%) Linux-HA
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Flashback
11 1 (0.36%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 60 (21.66%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.25%) Oracle
3 30 (10.83%) Red Hat
4 25 (9.03%) SAP
5 22 (7.94%) VMware
6 18 (6.50%) Cisco
7 17 (6.14%) New Relic
8 16 (5.78%) Cloudera
9 15 (5.42%) Google
10 14 (5.05%) EMC
11 13 (4.69%) Juniper
11 13 (4.69%) Tableau
12 10 (3.61%) hybris
13 9 (3.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 9 (3.25%) AppDynamics
13 9 (3.25%) Micro Focus
13 9 (3.25%) Nokia
13 9 (3.25%) SOASTA, Inc
13 9 (3.25%) Splunk
13 9 (3.25%) Sun