Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Management
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 406 386 398
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12 -38
Permanent jobs citing Performance Management 1,311 1,437 1,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.81% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.89% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 867 1,028 1,195
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,150 £34,752 £32,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 159,438 161,090 183,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.68% 90.70% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 127,376 129,920 152,232
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -22 1,243 £55,000 -4.35% 121
UK excluding London -43 692 £50,000 - 85
London +32 597 £65,000 -3.70% 45
South East -20 203 £57,500 +9.52% 20
North of England -20 176 £45,000 -2.17% 19
Midlands +33 143 £52,225 +16.06% 16
West Midlands +45 106 £52,225 +22.88% 6
East of England +26 98 £55,000 - 15
Yorkshire +39 86 £42,500 -10.53% 12
North West -28 79 £47,500 +3.26% 5
South West -35 49 £45,000 -8.16% 6
Scotland -28 45 £46,000 -8.68% 5
East Midlands -6 37 £42,500 -19.05% 10
North East -24 15 £32,500 -21.69% 2
Wales -16 2 £81,250 +102.07% 4

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 431 (32.88%) Finance
2 406 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (20.90%) SQL
4 273 (20.82%) Degree
5 239 (18.23%) DevOps
6 225 (17.16%) Coaching
7 224 (17.09%) ITIL
8 221 (16.86%) Microsoft
9 218 (16.63%) Problem-Solving
10 206 (15.71%) Analytics
11 198 (15.10%) .NET
12 197 (15.03%) SQL Server
13 194 (14.80%) Amazon AWS
14 187 (14.26%) Mentoring
15 176 (13.42%) Line Management
16 173 (13.20%) Software Engineering
16 173 (13.20%) Stakeholder Management
17 168 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
18 163 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
19 160 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
20 159 (12.13%) C#
21 155 (11.82%) Project Management
22 144 (10.98%) JavaScript
23 143 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
24 141 (10.76%) Service Delivery
25 140 (10.68%) Windows
25 140 (10.68%) Microservices
26 135 (10.30%) AngularJS
26 135 (10.30%) Java
27 134 (10.22%) TDD

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 86 (6.56%) CMS
2 76 (5.80%) EPiServer
3 45 (3.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 22 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 20 (1.53%) Apache
7 19 (1.45%) Confluence
8 17 (1.30%) IIS
9 16 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (1.14%) SharePoint
11 13 (0.99%) Apache Spark
12 11 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 8 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (0.46%) JBoss
17 5 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
18 4 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 115 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 90 (6.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 62 (4.73%) Microsoft Office
4 24 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.31%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.076%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.076%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.076%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.076%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 41 (3.13%) Eloqua
2 20 (1.53%) SAP BPC
3 18 (1.37%) Eagle PACE
4 17 (1.30%) Front Arena
4 17 (1.30%) thinkFolio
5 10 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
6 6 (0.46%) HFM
6 6 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.38%) Bloomberg AIM
7 5 (0.38%) SAP HR
7 5 (0.38%) Traffica
8 4 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.31%) SAP HCM
9 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.23%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.15%) Magento
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 194 (14.80%) Amazon AWS
2 163 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (6.10%) npm
4 42 (3.20%) Office 365
5 27 (2.06%) SaaS
6 15 (1.14%) PaaS
7 13 (0.99%) Serverless
8 9 (0.69%) G Suite
8 9 (0.69%) GitHub
9 8 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
10 7 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.53%) IaaS
11 6 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.38%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (0.31%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 4 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
14 3 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.23%) IBM PureFlex
14 3 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.28%) Internet
2 42 (3.20%) Firewall
3 37 (2.82%) DNS
3 37 (2.82%) WAN
4 28 (2.14%) SAN
5 27 (2.06%) Wireless
6 25 (1.91%) TCP/IP
7 21 (1.60%) LAN
7 21 (1.60%) SMS
8 19 (1.45%) SMTP
9 18 (1.37%) Network Security
10 16 (1.22%) Cisco ISE
10 16 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (1.22%) DHCP
11 15 (1.14%) Skype
12 14 (1.07%) HTTP
13 13 (0.99%) WebEx
14 10 (0.76%) NAS
14 10 (0.76%) SSL
14 10 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 101 (7.70%) Data Warehouse
3 85 (6.48%) MongoDB
4 82 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 58 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 58 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 50 (3.81%) Power BI
7 42 (3.20%) Couchbase
8 41 (3.13%) Big Data
9 37 (2.82%) Relational Database
10 36 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 28 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
13 27 (2.06%) CouchDB
14 23 (1.75%) Hadoop
15 22 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
16 20 (1.53%) Essbase
16 20 (1.53%) Oracle Database
17 19 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 130 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 97 (7.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 94 (7.17%) TeamCity
4 90 (6.86%) Visual Studio
5 89 (6.79%) Selenium
6 88 (6.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 74 (5.64%) gulp
8 73 (5.57%) Mocha
9 69 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
10 67 (5.11%) Bower
10 67 (5.11%) Protractor
10 67 (5.11%) Sinon.JS
11 46 (3.51%) webpack
12 39 (2.97%) JIRA
13 36 (2.75%) Jenkins
14 27 (2.06%) Vagrant
15 14 (1.07%) Subversion
16 13 (0.99%) NUnit
16 13 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
17 10 (0.76%) Cucumber
General
1 431 (32.88%) Finance
2 107 (8.16%) Marketing
3 67 (5.11%) Legal
4 63 (4.81%) Banking
5 61 (4.65%) Advertising
6 59 (4.50%) Front Office
7 58 (4.42%) Retail
8 38 (2.90%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.91%) Law
10 22 (1.68%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.60%) Games
12 19 (1.45%) Billing
13 18 (1.37%) Back Office
14 16 (1.22%) Private Banking
15 15 (1.14%) Electronics
16 13 (0.99%) Automotive
16 13 (0.99%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.61%) Publishing
18 7 (0.53%) Financial Institution
19 6 (0.46%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 199 (15.18%) Developer
2 102 (7.78%) .NET Developer
3 90 (6.86%) Service Manager
4 89 (6.79%) Team Leader
5 88 (6.71%) Analyst
6 78 (5.95%) Development Manager
7 74 (5.64%) IT Manager
8 70 (5.34%) Architect
9 63 (4.81%) Consultant
10 53 (4.04%) C# Developer
11 47 (3.59%) Project Manager
12 46 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
13 42 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
14 38 (2.90%) Senior Developer
15 35 (2.67%) Infrastructure Manager
15 35 (2.67%) Support Manager
16 34 (2.59%) Administrator
16 34 (2.59%) Finance Manager
17 33 (2.52%) ASP.NET Developer
17 33 (2.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (15.10%) .NET
2 135 (10.30%) AngularJS
3 125 (9.53%) Web Services
4 111 (8.47%) RESTful
5 104 (7.93%) HTML
6 93 (7.09%) Ember.js
7 92 (7.02%) CSS
8 80 (6.10%) HTML5
9 76 (5.80%) CSS3
10 71 (5.42%) Backbone.js
11 70 (5.34%) Gherkin
11 70 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 69 (5.26%) Sass
13 68 (5.19%) jQuery
14 67 (5.11%) Chai
14 67 (5.11%) LESS
14 67 (5.11%) MEAN Stack
15 64 (4.88%) ASP.NET
16 57 (4.35%) React
17 42 (3.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 143 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (7.40%) Management Information System
3 79 (6.03%) User Experience
4 72 (5.49%) Computer Science
5 66 (5.03%) Data Centre
6 65 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
7 42 (3.20%) Cloud Native
7 42 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
7 42 (3.20%) Hedge funds
8 38 (2.90%) Replication
9 27 (2.06%) Derivative
9 27 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
10 24 (1.83%) Equities
11 22 (1.68%) Fintech
12 21 (1.60%) Fixed Income
13 17 (1.30%) Virtual Team
14 16 (1.22%) Exotic Derivative
14 16 (1.22%) FlexPod
14 16 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 16 (1.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 140 (10.68%) Windows
2 115 (8.77%) Linux
3 64 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 48 (3.66%) Unix
5 37 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (1.45%) Windows 7
8 13 (0.99%) AIX
8 13 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.69%) Android
10 8 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.61%) Solaris
11 7 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.31%) HPUX
12 4 (0.31%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.23%) CentOS
14 2 (0.15%) SUSE
14 2 (0.15%) zOS
15 1 (0.076%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.076%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (18.23%) DevOps
3 225 (17.16%) Coaching
4 224 (17.09%) ITIL
5 218 (16.63%) Problem-Solving
6 206 (15.71%) Analytics
7 187 (14.26%) Mentoring
8 176 (13.42%) Line Management
9 173 (13.20%) Software Engineering
9 173 (13.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 168 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
11 160 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
12 155 (11.82%) Project Management
13 141 (10.76%) Service Delivery
14 140 (10.68%) Microservices
15 134 (10.22%) TDD
16 125 (9.53%) BDD
17 104 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
17 104 (7.93%) Scrum
18 100 (7.63%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 274 (20.90%) SQL
2 159 (12.13%) C#
3 144 (10.98%) JavaScript
4 135 (10.30%) Java
5 60 (4.58%) Python
6 49 (3.74%) PowerShell
7 47 (3.59%) C
8 37 (2.82%) T-SQL
9 21 (1.60%) Bash Shell
10 17 (1.30%) Perl
10 17 (1.30%) Scala
11 16 (1.22%) Ruby
12 14 (1.07%) VB
13 13 (0.99%) TypeScript
14 11 (0.84%) PHP
15 9 (0.69%) Groovy
15 9 (0.69%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.61%) ABAP
16 8 (0.61%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 273 (20.82%) Degree
2 42 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (3.20%) SAFe Agilist
3 34 (2.59%) ISEB
4 30 (2.29%) PMI Certification
5 26 (1.98%) PMP
6 25 (1.91%) CISSP
7 24 (1.83%) CISM
7 24 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 24 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (1.75%) Security Cleared
9 22 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
9 22 (1.68%) MCSE
10 17 (1.30%) CCDP
10 17 (1.30%) CCNP
11 16 (1.22%) CCIE
12 15 (1.14%) MCP
12 15 (1.14%) MCSA
13 11 (0.84%) CIPD
13 11 (0.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (7.17%) QA
2 88 (6.71%) Data Quality
3 86 (6.56%) SLA
4 32 (2.44%) GDPR
5 25 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 21 (1.60%) Cyber Essentials
8 20 (1.53%) COBIT
9 18 (1.37%) PCI DSS
9 18 (1.37%) PMO
10 11 (0.84%) Solvency II
11 10 (0.76%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.38%) ISO 22301
13 4 (0.31%) GCP
14 3 (0.23%) EFQM
15 2 (0.15%) IFRS
15 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 1 (0.076%) GAAP
16 1 (0.076%) IFRS 9
16 1 (0.076%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 75 (5.72%) Docker
2 69 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 60 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
5 16 (1.22%) VMware NSX
6 14 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (0.99%) Hyper-V
8 10 (0.76%) XenServer
9 8 (0.61%) Firmware
10 7 (0.53%) XenApp
11 6 (0.46%) MetaFrame
11 6 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.23%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.23%) PowerHA
13 3 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.23%) vSphere
14 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.15%) HDFS
14 2 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 38 (2.90%) Terraform
2 18 (1.37%) SCCM
3 17 (1.30%) Puppet
4 16 (1.22%) CASB
4 16 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
4 16 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 15 (1.14%) Ansible
6 13 (0.99%) SCOM
7 12 (0.92%) Nagios
8 11 (0.84%) HP UCMDB
9 10 (0.76%) SCDPM
10 9 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (0.69%) vCenter Server
10 9 (0.69%) WSUS
11 8 (0.61%) Icinga
12 7 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
13 6 (0.46%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.46%) Netcool
13 6 (0.46%) NSN NetAct
14 5 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 221 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 108 (8.24%) Oracle
3 89 (6.79%) VMware
4 79 (6.03%) SAP
5 58 (4.42%) Cisco
6 48 (3.66%) HP
7 47 (3.59%) ServiceNow
8 46 (3.51%) Sitecore
9 41 (3.13%) Marketo
10 38 (2.90%) Splunk
11 33 (2.52%) Tableau
12 31 (2.36%) Red Hat
13 26 (1.98%) Alias
14 25 (1.91%) AppDynamics
15 24 (1.83%) F5
16 23 (1.75%) BMC
16 23 (1.75%) Capita
16 23 (1.75%) Cognizant
17 22 (1.68%) SolarWinds
18 21 (1.60%) IBM