Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Management over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Management
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 430 392 392
Rank change year-on-year -38 0 -21
Permanent jobs citing Performance Management 1,225 1,350 1,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.80% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.88% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 804 982 1,180
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,250 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.30% +5.05% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,525 £31,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

Performance Management 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 157,933 153,059 180,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.82% 90.55% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 126,923 125,473 150,145
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in the UK

Performance Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Performance Management in the UK

Performance Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Management in the UK

Performance Management
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 Management within the UK over the 6 months to 25 May 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 -40 1,152 £52,500 -11.39% 132
UK excluding London -33 679 £47,500 -5.00% 90
London -3 519 £55,000 -15.38% 50
North of England -44 177 £45,000 -3.74% 22
South East -92 165 £55,000 -7.17% 25
East of England +36 119 £55,000 - 10
Midlands +15 117 £50,000 +17.65% 15
West Midlands +25 86 £50,000 +17.65% 10
Yorkshire +16 81 £41,500 -2.35% 10
North West -62 78 £47,500 -9.52% 9
South West -30 67 £45,000 +4.65% 10
Scotland -25 44 £32,500 -35.00% 3
East Midlands -6 31 £37,500 -11.76% 5
North East -24 18 £37,500 -9.64% 3
Wales -5 6 £34,750 -30.50% 3

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Performance Management 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 Management.

1 385 (31.43%) Finance
2 318 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (20.82%) SQL
4 244 (19.92%) Degree
5 221 (18.04%) SQL Server
6 219 (17.88%) Coaching
7 216 (17.63%) ITIL
8 215 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
9 197 (16.08%) Microsoft
10 195 (15.92%) DevOps
11 194 (15.84%) Analytics
12 189 (15.43%) Business Intelligence
13 176 (14.37%) Mentoring
14 171 (13.96%) .NET
15 161 (13.14%) Line Management
16 159 (12.98%) C#
16 159 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
17 157 (12.82%) Software Engineering
17 157 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
18 155 (12.65%) Amazon AWS
19 148 (12.08%) Linux
20 147 (12.00%) Windows
21 146 (11.92%) Project Management
22 142 (11.59%) Service Delivery
23 134 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
24 131 (10.69%) JavaScript
25 128 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
26 121 (9.88%) Microsoft Excel
27 118 (9.63%) People Management
28 116 (9.47%) AngularJS

Performance Management
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 73 (5.96%) CMS
2 65 (5.31%) EPiServer
3 34 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
4 27 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.96%) MS Exchange
6 22 (1.80%) IIS
6 22 (1.80%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.47%) Apache
8 17 (1.39%) Confluence
8 17 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (0.98%) Apache Spark
10 11 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.49%) JBoss
14 6 (0.49%) SAS
15 5 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 121 (9.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 85 (6.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 56 (4.57%) Microsoft Office
4 30 (2.45%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.082%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.082%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 33 (2.69%) Eloqua
2 21 (1.71%) SAP BPC
3 18 (1.47%) Eagle PACE
4 17 (1.39%) Front Arena
4 17 (1.39%) thinkFolio
5 8 (0.65%) SAP S/4HANA
6 6 (0.49%) Elite 3E
6 6 (0.49%) Visualfiles
7 5 (0.41%) Bloomberg AIM
7 5 (0.41%) Traffica
8 4 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.33%) HFM
8 4 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.24%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.16%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
10 2 (0.16%) Maximo
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.16%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.16%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 155 (12.65%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (5.71%) npm
4 43 (3.51%) Office 365
5 28 (2.29%) SaaS
6 13 (1.06%) Adobe Analytics
7 12 (0.98%) GitHub
8 11 (0.90%) PaaS
9 9 (0.73%) IaaS
10 8 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.57%) Serverless
12 6 (0.49%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
13 5 (0.41%) G Suite
14 4 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
14 4 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.33%) Yammer
15 3 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.67%) Firewall
2 39 (3.18%) WAN
3 38 (3.10%) Internet
4 37 (3.02%) DNS
5 30 (2.45%) Wireless
6 26 (2.12%) TCP/IP
7 23 (1.88%) LAN
7 23 (1.88%) SAN
7 23 (1.88%) SMS
8 22 (1.80%) SMTP
9 18 (1.47%) Network Security
10 16 (1.31%) Cisco ISE
10 16 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (1.14%) Skype
12 13 (1.06%) DHCP
13 12 (0.98%) Broadband
14 11 (0.90%) SNMP
15 10 (0.82%) HTTP
15 10 (0.82%) WebEx
16 8 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (18.04%) SQL Server
2 106 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
3 70 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 69 (5.63%) NoSQL
5 61 (4.98%) Power BI
5 61 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (3.67%) Couchbase
8 42 (3.43%) Big Data
9 41 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 32 (2.61%) Relational Database
11 30 (2.45%) Hadoop
12 28 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
13 27 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
15 21 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
16 18 (1.47%) Data Lake
17 17 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 16 (1.31%) MySQL
18 16 (1.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 114 (9.31%) Git (software)
2 84 (6.86%) Visual Studio
3 83 (6.78%) TeamCity
4 81 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 77 (6.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 73 (5.96%) Selenium
7 60 (4.90%) gulp
8 59 (4.82%) Karma Test Runner
8 59 (4.82%) Mocha
9 57 (4.65%) Bower
9 57 (4.65%) Protractor
9 57 (4.65%) Sinon.JS
10 40 (3.27%) Jenkins
10 40 (3.27%) webpack
11 36 (2.94%) JIRA
12 21 (1.71%) Vagrant
13 13 (1.06%) NUnit
13 13 (1.06%) Subversion
14 11 (0.90%) Cucumber
15 9 (0.73%) MSBuild
General
1 385 (31.43%) Finance
2 84 (6.86%) Marketing
3 64 (5.22%) Legal
4 61 (4.98%) Advertising
5 50 (4.08%) Front Office
6 49 (4.00%) Banking
7 47 (3.84%) Telecoms
8 42 (3.43%) Retail
9 28 (2.29%) Law
10 25 (2.04%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.71%) Back Office
12 19 (1.55%) Billing
13 15 (1.22%) Games
14 14 (1.14%) Electronics
15 11 (0.90%) Automotive
15 11 (0.90%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.65%) Publishing
17 6 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.49%) Prime Brokerage
18 4 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 168 (13.71%) Developer
2 91 (7.43%) Analyst
3 82 (6.69%) Service Manager
3 82 (6.69%) Team Leader
4 79 (6.45%) Architect
5 73 (5.96%) .NET Developer
6 65 (5.31%) Development Manager
7 61 (4.98%) IT Manager
8 60 (4.90%) Consultant
9 59 (4.82%) C# Developer
10 47 (3.84%) Project Manager
11 44 (3.59%) Support Manager
12 39 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
13 36 (2.94%) ICT Manager
14 33 (2.69%) Infrastructure Manager
15 31 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
15 31 (2.53%) Software Engineer
16 30 (2.45%) Administrator
16 30 (2.45%) Finance Manager
16 30 (2.45%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (13.96%) .NET
2 116 (9.47%) AngularJS
3 107 (8.73%) RESTful
4 97 (7.92%) Web Services
5 90 (7.35%) HTML
6 83 (6.78%) Ember.js
7 81 (6.61%) CSS
8 66 (5.39%) HTML5
9 65 (5.31%) CSS3
10 63 (5.14%) ASP.NET
11 59 (4.82%) Sass
11 59 (4.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 58 (4.73%) Backbone.js
12 58 (4.73%) jQuery
13 57 (4.65%) Chai
13 57 (4.65%) Gherkin
13 57 (4.65%) LESS
13 57 (4.65%) MEAN Stack
14 48 (3.92%) React
15 36 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 134 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (7.10%) Management Information System
3 81 (6.61%) User Experience
4 72 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 58 (4.73%) Self-Motivation
6 50 (4.08%) Data Centre
7 45 (3.67%) Cloud Native
8 38 (3.10%) Hedge funds
9 34 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (2.45%) Replication
11 27 (2.20%) Equities
11 27 (2.20%) Fintech
11 27 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
12 25 (2.04%) Derivative
13 16 (1.31%) Exotic Derivative
13 16 (1.31%) Fixed Income
13 16 (1.31%) FlexPod
13 16 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (1.22%) Public Cloud
15 14 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 148 (12.08%) Linux
2 147 (12.00%) Windows
3 59 (4.82%) Windows Server
4 44 (3.59%) Unix
5 41 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 20 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.98%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.90%) AIX
11 10 (0.82%) Solaris
11 10 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.49%) Android
13 4 (0.33%) HPUX
14 3 (0.24%) CentOS
15 2 (0.16%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.16%) SUSE
15 2 (0.16%) zOS
16 1 (0.082%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.082%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (17.88%) Coaching
3 216 (17.63%) ITIL
4 215 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
5 195 (15.92%) DevOps
6 194 (15.84%) Analytics
7 189 (15.43%) Business Intelligence
8 176 (14.37%) Mentoring
9 161 (13.14%) Line Management
10 159 (12.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 157 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 157 (12.82%) Software Engineering
12 146 (11.92%) Project Management
13 142 (11.59%) Service Delivery
14 118 (9.63%) People Management
15 101 (8.24%) BDD
15 101 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
15 101 (8.24%) Microservices
16 100 (8.16%) Change Management
16 100 (8.16%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 255 (20.82%) SQL
2 159 (12.98%) C#
3 131 (10.69%) JavaScript
4 87 (7.10%) Java
5 58 (4.73%) Python
6 49 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 45 (3.67%) T-SQL
8 35 (2.86%) C
9 26 (2.12%) VB
10 25 (2.04%) Bash Shell
11 21 (1.71%) Perl
12 17 (1.39%) Ruby
12 17 (1.39%) Scala
13 14 (1.14%) Groovy
14 13 (1.06%) PHP
14 13 (1.06%) TypeScript
15 10 (0.82%) VB.NET
16 8 (0.65%) ABAP
17 7 (0.57%) VBA
18 5 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 244 (19.92%) Degree
2 45 (3.67%) SAFe Agilist
3 41 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (3.02%) ISEB
5 28 (2.29%) CISM
5 28 (2.29%) CISSP
6 24 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (1.71%) PMP
8 20 (1.63%) Security Cleared
9 18 (1.47%) CCNP
9 18 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (1.47%) PMI Certification
10 17 (1.39%) CCDP
10 17 (1.39%) MCSE
11 16 (1.31%) CCIE
12 13 (1.06%) SC Cleared
13 12 (0.98%) CIPD
13 12 (0.98%) MCP
14 9 (0.73%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (7.84%) QA
2 92 (7.51%) SLA
3 85 (6.94%) Data Quality
4 31 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (2.37%) GDPR
6 24 (1.96%) PCI DSS
7 23 (1.88%) Cyber Essentials
8 17 (1.39%) COBIT
9 16 (1.31%) ISO 9001
9 16 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 16 (1.31%) Solvency II
10 10 (0.82%) PMO
11 3 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
11 3 (0.24%) EFQM
12 2 (0.16%) GCP
12 2 (0.16%) IFRS
12 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.082%) GPG13
13 1 (0.082%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.082%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 64 (5.22%) Active Directory
1 64 (5.22%) Docker
2 59 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.31%) VMware NSX
4 14 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
5 13 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.90%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.82%) XenServer
8 8 (0.65%) MetaFrame
8 8 (0.65%) XenApp
9 6 (0.49%) Firmware
9 6 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.49%) vSphere
10 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.24%) PowerHA
12 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.16%) HDFS
12 2 (0.16%) NFS
13 1 (0.082%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.082%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (2.61%) Terraform
2 24 (1.96%) Puppet
3 18 (1.47%) Kubernetes
4 16 (1.31%) Ansible
4 16 (1.31%) CASB
4 16 (1.31%) Cisco Prime
4 16 (1.31%) SCCM
5 14 (1.14%) SCOM
6 13 (1.06%) Nagios
7 10 (0.82%) SCDPM
7 10 (0.82%) vCenter Server
8 9 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.65%) Backup Exec
9 8 (0.65%) HP UCMDB
9 8 (0.65%) Icinga
10 7 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
10 7 (0.57%) WSUS
11 6 (0.49%) Netcool
11 6 (0.49%) NSN NetAct
12 5 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 197 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 99 (8.08%) Oracle
3 86 (7.02%) VMware
4 69 (5.63%) SAP
5 52 (4.24%) Cisco
5 52 (4.24%) Splunk
6 46 (3.76%) HP
7 43 (3.51%) Tableau
8 38 (3.10%) Red Hat
9 34 (2.78%) ServiceNow
9 34 (2.78%) Sitecore
10 33 (2.69%) Marketo
11 23 (1.88%) Cognizant
11 23 (1.88%) IBM
12 20 (1.63%) Adobe
12 20 (1.63%) Alias
12 20 (1.63%) SolarWinds
13 19 (1.55%) CheckPoint
13 19 (1.55%) Dell
13 19 (1.55%) F5