Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Management
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 408 366 401
Rank change year-on-year -42 +35 -25
Permanent jobs citing Performance Management 1,284 1,528 1,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.94% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 801 1,053 1,136
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% -
10th Percentile £36,431 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 152,266 161,948 177,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.54% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 121,191 127,863 147,982
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -18 1,230 £60,000 +4.35% 130
UK excluding London -30 662 £55,000 +10.00% 93
London +22 608 £65,000 -7.14% 48
South East +13 242 £60,000 +14.29% 19
Midlands +34 148 £52,225 +9.37% 26
North of England -54 134 £47,500 - 23
West Midlands +49 105 £52,225 +9.95% 14
North West -48 71 £54,250 +14.21% 14
East of England +14 69 £57,500 +4.55% 5
Yorkshire +17 57 £45,000 +5.88% 8
South West -44 50 £45,000 -10.00% 10
East Midlands +4 43 £56,500 +4.63% 12
Scotland -35 43 £54,274 -5.61% 9
North East -24 13 £32,500 -39.53% 1
Wales -26 1 £47,500 +18.13% 2

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 458 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
2 451 (35.12%) Finance
3 279 (21.73%) Degree
4 251 (19.55%) Problem-Solving
5 245 (19.08%) SQL
6 235 (18.30%) DevOps
7 218 (16.98%) Coaching
8 213 (16.59%) ITIL
9 212 (16.51%) Amazon AWS
9 212 (16.51%) Analytics
10 205 (15.97%) .NET
10 205 (15.97%) Microsoft
11 199 (15.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 192 (14.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 189 (14.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 170 (13.24%) SQL Server
14 170 (13.24%) Line Management
15 166 (12.93%) Software Engineering
16 164 (12.77%) Project Management
17 161 (12.54%) TDD
18 159 (12.38%) Microservices
19 153 (11.92%) BDD
20 152 (11.84%) Mentoring
21 148 (11.53%) Service Delivery
22 143 (11.14%) Git (software)
23 140 (10.90%) C#
24 138 (10.75%) Java
25 135 (10.51%) JavaScript
26 131 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
27 128 (9.97%) 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
1 104 (8.10%) CMS
2 99 (7.71%) EPiServer
3 53 (4.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (1.79%) MS Exchange
5 12 (0.93%) SharePoint
6 11 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (0.70%) Apache
8 9 (0.70%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.55%) Confluence
9 7 (0.55%) IIS
9 7 (0.55%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.47%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.39%) SAS
11 5 (0.39%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.31%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 112 (8.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 100 (7.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 62 (4.83%) Microsoft Office
4 30 (2.34%) Microsoft Project
5 21 (1.64%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.31%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.16%) SPSS
9 1 (0.078%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.078%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.078%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.078%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.078%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 49 (3.82%) Eloqua
2 18 (1.40%) SAP BPC
3 12 (0.93%) SAP S/4HANA
4 10 (0.78%) SAP HR
5 9 (0.70%) SAP HCM
6 8 (0.62%) Eagle PACE
6 8 (0.62%) Front Arena
6 8 (0.62%) SAP GRC
6 8 (0.62%) thinkFolio
7 7 (0.55%) HFM
8 6 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.39%) Bloomberg AIM
9 5 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
11 3 (0.23%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 212 (16.51%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (15.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 107 (8.33%) npm
4 39 (3.04%) Office 365
5 25 (1.95%) SaaS
6 18 (1.40%) PaaS
7 16 (1.25%) Serverless
8 12 (0.93%) G Suite
8 12 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.93%) IaaS
9 9 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
10 7 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.23%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 3 (0.23%) GitHub
13 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.078%) Datadog
13 1 (0.078%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.078%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.19%) DNS
1 41 (3.19%) WAN
2 40 (3.12%) Firewall
3 39 (3.04%) Internet
4 27 (2.10%) LAN
4 27 (2.10%) SAN
5 26 (2.02%) DHCP
6 23 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 22 (1.71%) Wireless
8 14 (1.09%) Network Security
9 12 (0.93%) Skype
9 12 (0.93%) SMS
9 12 (0.93%) WebEx
10 11 (0.86%) Cisco ISE
10 11 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (0.86%) VPN
11 10 (0.78%) HTTP
11 10 (0.78%) SSL
12 9 (0.70%) NAS
13 7 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 103 (8.02%) MongoDB
3 97 (7.55%) NoSQL
4 68 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (3.82%) Couchbase
6 46 (3.58%) CouchDB
7 42 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 40 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 34 (2.65%) Power BI
10 31 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (2.10%) Relational Database
12 26 (2.02%) Big Data
12 26 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (1.56%) Essbase
14 16 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 15 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
15 15 (1.17%) SQL Server 2016
16 14 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (1.01%) Data Mining
18 12 (0.93%) DB2
Development Applications
1 143 (11.14%) Git (software)
2 116 (9.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 114 (8.88%) TeamCity
4 109 (8.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 107 (8.33%) Selenium
6 105 (8.18%) Visual Studio
7 99 (7.71%) gulp
7 99 (7.71%) Mocha
8 95 (7.40%) Karma Test Runner
9 93 (7.24%) Bower
9 93 (7.24%) Protractor
9 93 (7.24%) Sinon.JS
10 64 (4.98%) webpack
11 31 (2.41%) JIRA
12 26 (2.02%) Jenkins
13 17 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
14 16 (1.25%) Subversion
15 15 (1.17%) Vagrant
16 14 (1.09%) NUnit
17 11 (0.86%) Maven
General
1 451 (35.12%) Finance
2 104 (8.10%) Marketing
3 91 (7.09%) Banking
4 62 (4.83%) Legal
5 60 (4.67%) Advertising
6 58 (4.52%) Front Office
7 55 (4.28%) Private Banking
8 48 (3.74%) Retail
9 42 (3.27%) Telecoms
10 30 (2.34%) Law
11 24 (1.87%) Manufacturing
12 23 (1.79%) Games
13 18 (1.40%) Back Office
14 13 (1.01%) Electronics
15 12 (0.93%) Billing
16 11 (0.86%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.86%) Publishing
17 9 (0.70%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.62%) Financial Institution
19 6 (0.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 193 (15.03%) Developer
2 108 (8.41%) .NET Developer
3 90 (7.01%) Service Manager
4 87 (6.78%) IT Manager
5 81 (6.31%) Analyst
6 75 (5.84%) Team Leader
7 71 (5.53%) Development Manager
8 68 (5.30%) Consultant
9 62 (4.83%) Delivery Manager
10 57 (4.44%) C# Developer
11 56 (4.36%) Architect
12 54 (4.21%) Project Manager
13 46 (3.58%) ASP.NET Developer
14 40 (3.12%) Support Manager
15 38 (2.96%) C# .NET Developer
16 36 (2.80%) Senior Developer
17 35 (2.73%) Java Developer
18 34 (2.65%) Administrator
18 34 (2.65%) Business Analyst
18 34 (2.65%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (15.97%) .NET
2 128 (9.97%) AngularJS
3 126 (9.81%) RESTful
4 121 (9.42%) HTML
5 111 (8.64%) Web Services
6 109 (8.49%) CSS
7 104 (8.10%) HTML5
8 102 (7.94%) Ember.js
9 100 (7.79%) CSS3
10 97 (7.55%) Backbone.js
11 96 (7.48%) Gherkin
12 95 (7.40%) jQuery
12 95 (7.40%) Sass
13 94 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 93 (7.24%) Chai
14 93 (7.24%) LESS
14 93 (7.24%) MEAN Stack
15 75 (5.84%) ASP.NET
16 52 (4.05%) Spring
17 51 (3.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 131 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (7.09%) Management Information System
3 86 (6.70%) User Experience
4 80 (6.23%) Data Centre
5 59 (4.60%) Computer Science
6 58 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
7 49 (3.82%) Cloud Native
8 42 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
9 38 (2.96%) Replication
10 28 (2.18%) Hedge funds
11 23 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
12 20 (1.56%) Data Structures
12 20 (1.56%) Virtual Team
13 17 (1.32%) Public Cloud
14 15 (1.17%) Fintech
14 15 (1.17%) Learning Management System
14 15 (1.17%) Mobile App
15 14 (1.09%) Derivative
16 13 (1.01%) Fixed Income
17 12 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 121 (9.42%) Windows
2 78 (6.07%) Linux
3 56 (4.36%) Windows Server
4 42 (3.27%) Unix
5 27 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (1.48%) Windows 7
7 14 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.86%) AIX
8 11 (0.86%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.70%) Android
10 6 (0.47%) Solaris
10 6 (0.47%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.23%) HPUX
13 2 (0.16%) CentOS
13 2 (0.16%) SUSE
13 2 (0.16%) VME
13 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.078%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (19.55%) Problem-Solving
3 235 (18.30%) DevOps
4 218 (16.98%) Coaching
5 213 (16.59%) ITIL
6 212 (16.51%) Analytics
7 192 (14.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 189 (14.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 170 (13.24%) Line Management
10 166 (12.93%) Software Engineering
11 164 (12.77%) Project Management
12 161 (12.54%) TDD
13 159 (12.38%) Microservices
14 153 (11.92%) BDD
15 152 (11.84%) Mentoring
16 148 (11.53%) Service Delivery
17 118 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
18 114 (8.88%) Application Performance Management
19 109 (8.49%) Data Science
20 108 (8.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (19.08%) SQL
2 140 (10.90%) C#
3 138 (10.75%) Java
4 135 (10.51%) JavaScript
5 46 (3.58%) C
6 41 (3.19%) PowerShell
7 38 (2.96%) Python
8 23 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 16 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 15 (1.17%) PHP
11 14 (1.09%) TypeScript
12 13 (1.01%) Scala
13 10 (0.78%) ABAP
14 9 (0.70%) Bash Shell
14 9 (0.70%) C++
14 9 (0.70%) Groovy
14 9 (0.70%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.70%) VB
15 7 (0.55%) Korn
15 7 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 279 (21.73%) Degree
2 49 (3.82%) SAFe Agilist
3 34 (2.65%) PMI Certification
3 34 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 29 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
4 29 (2.26%) PMP
5 28 (2.18%) ISEB
5 28 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (2.02%) MCSE
7 23 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (1.71%) MCSA
9 19 (1.48%) SC Cleared
10 15 (1.17%) MCP
11 14 (1.09%) CIPD
11 14 (1.09%) CISSP
11 14 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (0.93%) CISM
12 12 (0.93%) MBA
13 11 (0.86%) CCDP
13 11 (0.86%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (7.55%) QA
2 83 (6.46%) SLA
3 58 (4.52%) Data Quality
4 43 (3.35%) GDPR
5 25 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (1.71%) PMO
8 18 (1.40%) COBIT
8 18 (1.40%) PCI DSS
9 16 (1.25%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (0.47%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.47%) Solvency II
11 5 (0.39%) GCP
11 5 (0.39%) ISO 22301
12 3 (0.23%) EFQM
13 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 1 (0.078%) EMIR
14 1 (0.078%) GAAP
14 1 (0.078%) IFRS
14 1 (0.078%) MiFID
System Software
1 71 (5.53%) Docker
2 61 (4.75%) Active Directory
3 49 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (0.86%) VMware NSX
7 10 (0.78%) XenServer
8 8 (0.62%) XenApp
9 7 (0.55%) Firmware
9 7 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (0.47%) MetaFrame
11 5 (0.39%) vSphere
12 3 (0.23%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.23%) HDFS
12 3 (0.23%) PowerHA
12 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.078%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 25 (1.95%) Terraform
2 18 (1.40%) Kubernetes
3 15 (1.17%) Ansible
3 15 (1.17%) SCCM
4 11 (0.86%) CASB
4 11 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (0.86%) HP UCMDB
5 9 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (0.70%) vCenter Server
6 8 (0.62%) SCOM
6 8 (0.62%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.62%) WSUS
7 7 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (0.47%) Backup Exec
8 6 (0.47%) Grafana
9 5 (0.39%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.31%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 205 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 85 (6.62%) Oracle
3 84 (6.54%) SAP
4 73 (5.69%) VMware
5 63 (4.91%) ServiceNow
6 54 (4.21%) Sitecore
7 52 (4.05%) Cisco
8 49 (3.82%) Marketo
9 42 (3.27%) HP
10 38 (2.96%) Alias
11 28 (2.18%) Splunk
12 27 (2.10%) AppDynamics
13 26 (2.02%) Capita
14 23 (1.79%) Dynatrace
15 22 (1.71%) BMC
16 21 (1.64%) Google
16 21 (1.64%) IBM
16 21 (1.64%) SolarWinds
17 20 (1.56%) Xamarin
18 19 (1.48%) F5