Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Management
UK
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 501 374 462
Rank change year-on-year -127 +88 -26
Permanent jobs citing Performance Management 437 793 942
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.79% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.86% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 280 617 671
10th Percentile £38,675 £35,000 £35,677
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,312
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £107,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,375 £160,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +13.68% -4.04% +4.21%

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 81,645 92,429 134,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.66% 92.29% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 61,586 74,217 106,411
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in the UK

Performance Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Performance Management.

Salary trend for Performance Management in the UK

Performance Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Performance Management over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Performance Management in the UK

Performance Management
Top 16 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 9 May 2021. 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 -149 368 £60,000 -4.00% 73
UK excluding London -104 199 £54,000 +13.68% 64
London -76 197 £65,000 -27.78% 18
Work from Home -116 59 £60,000 - 11
North of England -45 53 £50,750 -7.73% 18
South East -11 38 £69,250 +43.55% 17
Midlands -21 37 £55,000 +15.79% 12
West Midlands -8 30 £53,750 +26.47% 7
Yorkshire -25 27 £54,000 -1.82% 8
South West -65 23 £50,000 +11.11% 4
North West +6 22 £50,326 -10.13% 9
Scotland -31 21 £67,500 +50.00% 7
East of England +15 15 £90,000 +111.76% 4
Wales +41 14 £43,500 -17.14% 2
East Midlands -1 7 £60,750 +27.89% 4
North East +3 4 £46,500 +27.40% 1

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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.

1 152 (34.78%) Social Skills
2 133 (30.43%) Finance
3 117 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (20.82%) Mentoring
5 85 (19.45%) Coaching
6 79 (18.08%) Degree
6 79 (18.08%) Microsoft
7 76 (17.39%) Azure
7 76 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
8 75 (17.16%) Analytical Skills
9 74 (16.93%) Project Management
10 63 (14.42%) Service Delivery
11 62 (14.19%) Analytics
12 60 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 57 (13.04%) DevOps
14 55 (12.59%) ITIL
15 54 (12.36%) Oracle
15 54 (12.36%) Line Management
16 46 (10.53%) SQL
17 45 (10.30%) People Management
18 44 (10.07%) AWS
19 42 (9.61%) Decision-Making
19 42 (9.61%) SLA
20 40 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
20 40 (9.15%) SaaS
21 37 (8.47%) Python
22 36 (8.24%) Java
22 36 (8.24%) JavaScript
22 36 (8.24%) Software Engineering
23 35 (8.01%) Scrum

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 11 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.60%) nginx
2 7 (1.60%) WebLogic
3 6 (1.37%) Apache Solr
3 6 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.14%) Confluence
4 5 (1.14%) SAS
4 5 (1.14%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.69%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.46%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.23%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) Drupal
7 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.75%) Adobe Premiere
3 10 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (3.43%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (1.83%) HFM
2 8 (1.83%) Hyperion Planning
3 7 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.14%) Eikon
4 5 (1.14%) SAP BPC
4 5 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.92%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.92%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.92%) SAP HR
5 4 (0.92%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.23%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 76 (17.39%) Azure
2 44 (10.07%) AWS
3 40 (9.15%) SaaS
4 25 (5.72%) Microsoft 365
5 19 (4.35%) Power Platform
6 18 (4.12%) GCP
7 15 (3.43%) Serverless
8 13 (2.97%) IaaS
9 8 (1.83%) Google Analytics
10 7 (1.60%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (1.60%) Firebase
11 6 (1.37%) Amazon Cognito
11 6 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.92%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.92%) Amazon SageMaker
12 4 (0.92%) Azure Sentinel
12 4 (0.92%) GitHub
13 3 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.20%) Firewall
2 10 (2.29%) WAN
3 9 (2.06%) Internet
3 9 (2.06%) SD-WAN
4 8 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.37%) MPLS
5 6 (1.37%) Unified Communications
6 5 (1.14%) 4G
6 5 (1.14%) FTP
6 5 (1.14%) LAN
6 5 (1.14%) Skype
7 4 (0.92%) 5G
7 4 (0.92%) DHCP
7 4 (0.92%) DNS
7 4 (0.92%) SNMP
8 3 (0.69%) 3G
8 3 (0.69%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.69%) IPsec
8 3 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.12%) Power BI
2 17 (3.89%) SQL Server
3 16 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 12 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (2.75%) Couchbase
5 10 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.29%) Hadoop
5 10 (2.29%) MySQL
5 10 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.83%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.83%) Redis
8 6 (1.37%) Big Data
8 6 (1.37%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.37%) Tableau
9 5 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.92%) Essbase
10 4 (0.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (4.12%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.89%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.43%) JIRA
4 11 (2.52%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.83%) JUnit
6 7 (1.60%) Bitbucket
6 7 (1.60%) IntelliJ
7 6 (1.37%) gulp
7 6 (1.37%) Visual Studio Code
8 5 (1.14%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.92%) Maven
10 3 (0.69%) AppScan
10 3 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.69%) Gradle
10 3 (0.69%) Subversion
10 3 (0.69%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.46%) GitLab
11 2 (0.46%) TestNG
12 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 152 (34.78%) Social Skills
2 133 (30.43%) Finance
3 75 (17.16%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.86%) Marketing
5 25 (5.72%) Banking
5 25 (5.72%) Legal
6 23 (5.26%) Public Sector
6 23 (5.26%) Retail
7 21 (4.81%) Law
7 21 (4.81%) Presentation Skills
7 21 (4.81%) Telecoms
8 19 (4.35%) Influencing Skills
8 19 (4.35%) Organisational Skills
9 15 (3.43%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.60%) Advertising
10 7 (1.60%) Back Office
10 7 (1.60%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.37%) Electronics
11 6 (1.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (8.70%) Consultant
2 35 (8.01%) Delivery Manager
2 35 (8.01%) Developer
3 34 (7.78%) Service Manager
4 22 (5.03%) IT Manager
5 21 (4.81%) Service Delivery Manager
6 20 (4.58%) Analyst
7 19 (4.35%) Architect
8 18 (4.12%) Team Leader
9 16 (3.66%) Senior Consultant
9 16 (3.66%) Software Manager
10 14 (3.20%) Development Manager
11 13 (2.97%) Senior Manager
12 12 (2.75%) Cloud Consultant
12 12 (2.75%) Functional Consultant
12 12 (2.75%) Oracle Consultant
12 12 (2.75%) Oracle Functional Consultant
12 12 (2.75%) Senior Functional Consultant
12 12 (2.75%) Senior Oracle Consultant
12 12 (2.75%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.64%) .NET
2 24 (5.49%) React
3 16 (3.66%) ASP.NET
4 14 (3.20%) RESTful
5 12 (2.75%) CSS
5 12 (2.75%) HTML
6 8 (1.83%) .NET Framework
6 8 (1.83%) AngularJS
6 8 (1.83%) Kafka
6 8 (1.83%) Node.js
7 7 (1.60%) React Native
8 6 (1.37%) .NET Core
8 6 (1.37%) Akka
8 6 (1.37%) Enzyme
8 6 (1.37%) Jest
8 6 (1.37%) jQuery
8 6 (1.37%) MDX
8 6 (1.37%) REST
8 6 (1.37%) RxJava
8 6 (1.37%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.41%) Management Information System
2 27 (6.18%) Data Centre
3 24 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (4.12%) User Experience
5 15 (3.43%) Virtual Team
6 13 (2.97%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.06%) Social Media
8 8 (1.83%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.83%) Housing Association
8 8 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.60%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.37%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.37%) CMDB
10 6 (1.37%) FMCG
11 5 (1.14%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.14%) Life Science
12 4 (0.92%) iSeries
12 4 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.55%) Windows
2 26 (5.95%) Linux
3 11 (2.52%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.83%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.14%) Unix
7 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.23%) AIX
8 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.23%) CentOS
8 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.23%) Fedora
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (20.82%) Mentoring
3 85 (19.45%) Coaching
4 76 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
5 74 (16.93%) Project Management
6 63 (14.42%) Service Delivery
7 62 (14.19%) Analytics
8 60 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 57 (13.04%) DevOps
10 55 (12.59%) ITIL
11 54 (12.36%) Line Management
12 45 (10.30%) People Management
13 42 (9.61%) Decision-Making
14 40 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (8.24%) Software Engineering
16 35 (8.01%) Scrum
17 33 (7.55%) ERP
18 32 (7.32%) Service Management
18 32 (7.32%) Workshop Facilitation
19 30 (6.86%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (10.53%) SQL
2 37 (8.47%) Python
3 36 (8.24%) Java
3 36 (8.24%) JavaScript
4 27 (6.18%) C#
5 19 (4.35%) C
6 14 (3.20%) PHP
6 14 (3.20%) PowerShell
7 9 (2.06%) TypeScript
8 8 (1.83%) Bash Shell
8 8 (1.83%) Go
9 7 (1.60%) Perl
10 6 (1.37%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.37%) VBA
11 5 (1.14%) R
12 2 (0.46%) ABAP
12 2 (0.46%) C++
12 2 (0.46%) Java 8
12 2 (0.46%) Ruby
13 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (18.08%) Degree
2 28 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.89%) CIPD
4 16 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (3.43%) Oracle Certification
6 11 (2.52%) Master's Degree
7 9 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.60%) CISA
8 7 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.60%) CISSP
8 7 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.37%) CISM
9 6 (1.37%) CRISC
9 6 (1.37%) PhD
10 4 (0.92%) GIAC
10 4 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.92%) MCSE
10 4 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.61%) SLA
2 11 (2.52%) QA
3 8 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 8 (1.83%) PMO
4 7 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.14%) NIST
6 4 (0.92%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.69%) Basel II
7 3 (0.69%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.46%) COBIT
8 2 (0.46%) GDPR
8 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.23%) COSHH
9 1 (0.23%) GRC
9 1 (0.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (5.72%) Docker
2 23 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.37%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.14%) vSphere
6 3 (0.69%) DFS Replication
6 3 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.69%) Xen
7 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (6.18%) Kubernetes
2 23 (5.26%) Terraform
3 22 (5.03%) Ansible
4 13 (2.97%) SCCM
5 12 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (2.06%) Nagios
6 9 (2.06%) Puppet
7 8 (1.83%) SCOM
8 6 (1.37%) Data Guard
8 6 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (1.37%) WSUS
9 5 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.92%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.69%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.69%) OfficeScan
11 3 (0.69%) Salt
11 3 (0.69%) Trend Micro Deep Security
11 3 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 79 (18.08%) Microsoft
2 54 (12.36%) Oracle
3 34 (7.78%) SAP
4 26 (5.95%) VMware
5 18 (4.12%) Cisco
6 12 (2.75%) Splunk
7 11 (2.52%) Google
8 10 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (2.06%) McAfee
9 9 (2.06%) ServiceNow
10 8 (1.83%) Citrix
10 8 (1.83%) HP
10 8 (1.83%) Hyperion
11 6 (1.37%) Apple
11 6 (1.37%) IBM
12 5 (1.14%) Bloomberg
12 5 (1.14%) Palo Alto
12 5 (1.14%) Reuters
12 5 (1.14%) SolarWinds
13 4 (0.92%) AlienVault