Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Performance Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Performance Analyst
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1132 1098 1157
Rank change year-on-year -34 +59 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 66 120 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.064% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.066% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 48 80 91
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £29,776 £29,000
90th Percentile £78,250 £58,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -1.32% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Performance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Performance Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Analyst in the UK

Performance Analyst
Top 10 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 63 £40,000 -11.11% 4
UK excluding London +6 33 £30,000 -20.00% 2
London -17 31 £47,500 - 2
South East +59 16 £27,000 -18.18% 1
North of England -4 9 £62,500 +71.23% 1
North West -2 7 £62,500 +129.36%
South West +34 6 £28,750 +4.55%
Yorkshire +18 2 £18,000 -52.00% 1
East of England -8 1 £40,000 -25.23%
Scotland - 1 - -

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 29 (43.94%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (37.88%) Analytics
3 21 (31.82%) SQL
4 17 (25.76%) Finance
5 16 (24.24%) Mathematics
6 14 (21.21%) Degree
7 13 (19.70%) Marketing
7 13 (19.70%) Performance Management
8 12 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 12 (18.18%) Google
8 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (15.15%) Adobe
10 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
10 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
10 10 (15.15%) Adobe Analytics
11 9 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (13.64%) Data Analytics
11 9 (13.64%) VBA
12 8 (12.12%) Visualisation
12 8 (12.12%) Big Data
12 8 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (12.12%) Tableau
12 8 (12.12%) Performance Attribution
13 7 (10.61%) User Experience
13 7 (10.61%) Back Office
13 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
14 6 (9.09%) Banking

Performance Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.52%) HFM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.52%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (7.58%) Google Analytics
3 4 (6.06%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Broadband
1 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) Big Data
2 5 (7.58%) Power BI
3 4 (6.06%) GIS
3 4 (6.06%) PowerPivot
3 4 (6.06%) Spotfire
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.52%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.52%) QlikView
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JMeter
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.52%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Marketing
3 7 (10.61%) Back Office
4 6 (9.09%) Banking
4 6 (9.09%) Front Office
4 6 (9.09%) Games
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Billing
6 2 (3.03%) Law
6 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Automotive
7 1 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Legal
7 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) User Experience
3 6 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.09%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) Tandem
5 2 (3.03%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.52%) Derivative
6 1 (1.52%) Fintech
6 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Analytics
2 16 (24.24%) Mathematics
3 13 (19.70%) Performance Management
4 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 12 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 9 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (13.64%) Data Analytics
8 8 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (12.12%) Performance Attribution
8 8 (12.12%) Visualisation
9 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
10 6 (9.09%) Change Management
10 6 (9.09%) Economics
10 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 6 (9.09%) Scrum
10 6 (9.09%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) VBA
3 4 (6.06%) VB
4 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) P3O
2 1 (1.52%) PMO
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Google
2 10 (15.15%) Adobe
3 8 (12.12%) Tableau
4 6 (9.09%) Facebook
5 5 (7.58%) Cadence
5 5 (7.58%) StatPro
6 4 (6.06%) Omniture
6 4 (6.06%) SAP
7 2 (3.03%) Adaptive Insights
7 2 (3.03%) Birst
7 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.52%) Avaya
8 1 (1.52%) Charles River
8 1 (1.52%) Cognos
8 1 (1.52%) DoubleClick
8 1 (1.52%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.52%) Intel
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.52%) Planview
8 1 (1.52%) Tagetik