The median annual salary for a Performance Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Analyst
UK
Rank 817 899 880
Rank change year-on-year +82 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 43 57 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.055% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.057% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 40
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +21.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,520 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £47,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -33.68% +21.79%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Performance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Performance Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Analyst in the UK

Performance Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Performance Analyst in the UK

Performance Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Analyst over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Analyst in the UK

Performance Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analyst within the UK 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
England +92 41 £40,000 -15.78% 4
London +82 25 £55,000 +15.78% 3
East of England +24 6 £30,000 -50.00%
Hertfordshire - 6 £30,000 -
City of London +48 3 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Watford - 3 £50,000 -
Hatfield - 3 £30,000 -
West Midlands +35 2 £40,000 +39.75%
Birmingham +16 2 £40,000 +39.75%
Yorkshire +15 2 £31,500 -42.72%
North East +8 2 £25,500 -17.07% 1
North West -17 2 £35,000 -
South West - 2 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £31,500 -
Tyne and Wear +13 1 £31,500 +2.43% 1
Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Bath - 1 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
Castleford - 1 £31,500 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £40,000 -
Durham - 1 £19,500 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
New Quay - 1 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £31,500 - 1
Newquay - 1 £40,000 -
Peterlee - 1 £19,500 -
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Ceredigion - 1 £40,000 -

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Performance Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Performance Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (28.30%) Performance Testing
2 24 (22.64%) LoadRunner
3 22 (20.75%) Finance
4 21 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (18.87%) SQL
6 19 (17.92%) HP
6 19 (17.92%) Asset Management
7 17 (16.04%) Business Analysis
8 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (15.09%) Performance Attribution
9 15 (14.15%) Analytics
10 14 (13.21%) JMeter
11 13 (12.26%) GAP Analysis
12 12 (11.32%) Management Information System
12 12 (11.32%) Front Office
12 12 (11.32%) Equities
12 12 (11.32%) Fixed Income
12 12 (11.32%) Derivative
12 12 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (11.32%) C
12 12 (11.32%) MS Excel
12 12 (11.32%) Load Testing
12 12 (11.32%) Business Transformation
12 12 (11.32%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (9.43%) Degree
13 10 (9.43%) Unix
13 10 (9.43%) Oracle
13 10 (9.43%) Project Management
14 9 (8.49%) Java
14 9 (8.49%) CRM

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (2.83%) SAS
2 1 (0.94%) CICS
2 1 (0.94%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.72%) MS Office
4 2 (1.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.94%) iJento
2 1 (0.94%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) Chartbeat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) HTTP
2 2 (1.89%) BGP
2 2 (1.89%) DNS
2 2 (1.89%) FTP
2 2 (1.89%) SSL
2 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.89%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.94%) Firewall
3 1 (0.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.89%) DB2
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.94%) MS Access
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.94%) QlikView
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (22.64%) LoadRunner
2 14 (13.21%) JMeter
3 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.77%) SilkPerformer
5 3 (2.83%) Firebug
6 2 (1.89%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.89%) Selenium
7 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.94%) Introscope
7 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.94%) JIRA
7 1 (0.94%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.94%) Maven
7 1 (0.94%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.94%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.94%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.94%) The Grinder
General
1 22 (20.75%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Front Office
3 8 (7.55%) Advertising
3 8 (7.55%) Billing
3 8 (7.55%) Legal
4 5 (4.72%) Back Office
5 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.83%) Marketing
6 3 (2.83%) Retail
7 2 (1.89%) Banking
8 1 (0.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) SOAP
1 4 (3.77%) Web Services
2 3 (2.83%) HTML
3 2 (1.89%) Ajax
3 2 (1.89%) CSS
3 2 (1.89%) CSS3
3 2 (1.89%) HTML5
3 2 (1.89%) JSP
3 2 (1.89%) REST
3 2 (1.89%) XML
4 1 (0.94%) .NET
4 1 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.32%) Derivative
2 12 (11.32%) Equities
2 12 (11.32%) Fixed Income
2 12 (11.32%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.55%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.66%) User Experience
5 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) CMDB
6 1 (0.94%) FMCG
6 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.94%) Online Games
6 1 (0.94%) Social Media
6 1 (0.94%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.94%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.43%) Unix
2 5 (4.72%) Windows
3 3 (2.83%) Linux
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.30%) Performance Testing
2 19 (17.92%) Asset Management
3 17 (16.04%) Business Analysis
4 16 (15.09%) Performance Attribution
4 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (14.15%) Analytics
6 13 (12.26%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (11.32%) Business Transformation
7 12 (11.32%) Load Testing
7 12 (11.32%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (9.43%) Project Management
9 9 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.49%) CRM
9 9 (8.49%) Data Analysis
10 8 (7.55%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (7.55%) Performance Management
10 8 (7.55%) Test Scripting
11 7 (6.60%) Performance Engineering
11 7 (6.60%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.87%) SQL
2 12 (11.32%) C
3 9 (8.49%) Java
4 5 (4.72%) Perl
5 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.83%) VBA
6 2 (1.89%) Python
6 2 (1.89%) R
7 1 (0.94%) C#
7 1 (0.94%) COBOL
7 1 (0.94%) JCL
7 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Degree
2 9 (8.49%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.72%) ISEB
4 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) PMO
3 1 (0.94%) P3O
3 1 (0.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Nagios
2 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.94%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.94%) Cacti
3 1 (0.94%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.94%) OpenView
3 1 (0.94%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) HP
2 10 (9.43%) Oracle
3 9 (8.49%) Tableau
4 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.72%) Sandvine
5 5 (4.72%) Splunk
6 4 (3.77%) Dynatrace
6 4 (3.77%) Google
7 2 (1.89%) BISAM
7 2 (1.89%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.89%) SunGard
8 1 (0.94%) Adobe
8 1 (0.94%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.94%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.94%) ClickTale
8 1 (0.94%) Cognos
8 1 (0.94%) Compuware
8 1 (0.94%) New Relic
8 1 (0.94%) ServiceNow
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