Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Management
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 429 379 389
Rank change year-on-year -50 +10 -51
Permanent jobs citing Performance Management 1,206 1,431 1,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.81% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.91% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 790 1,058 1,240
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,450 £32,425 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.50% - +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 158,507 157,483 185,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 128,664 129,785 153,181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 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 -56 1,078 £53,000 -3.64% 191
UK excluding London -72 669 £48,250 -3.50% 128
London +17 488 £60,000 -7.69% 74
North of England -43 169 £44,179 -9.38% 36
South East -110 164 £52,500 -7.08% 35
Midlands -13 100 £47,500 +11.76% 19
South West +39 86 £50,000 +48.90% 8
East of England -28 77 £55,000 +4.76% 19
North West -61 77 £51,250 -10.48% 17
Scotland -3 74 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Yorkshire -2 72 £41,500 -2.35% 16
West Midlands -26 70 £47,500 -5.00% 11
East Midlands -9 30 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North East -9 20 £42,500 -34.62% 3
Wales -13 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Channel Islands - 4 £59,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 471 (39.05%) Finance
2 275 (22.80%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (19.90%) ITIL
4 233 (19.32%) Coaching
5 230 (19.07%) SQL
6 220 (18.24%) Degree
7 212 (17.58%) Project Management
8 204 (16.92%) Service Delivery
9 203 (16.83%) Microsoft
10 193 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 193 (16.00%) Mentoring
11 188 (15.59%) SQL Server
12 184 (15.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 179 (14.84%) Windows
14 166 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
15 158 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
16 135 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
17 131 (10.86%) DevOps
18 128 (10.61%) Line Management
18 128 (10.61%) Linux
19 126 (10.45%) .NET
20 123 (10.20%) People Management
21 121 (10.03%) Analytics
22 115 (9.54%) SLA
23 113 (9.37%) Change Management
24 111 (9.20%) Banking
25 104 (8.62%) Oracle
26 103 (8.54%) Service Management
27 101 (8.37%) PRINCE2
28 100 (8.29%) Microsoft Excel

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 52 (4.31%) CMS
2 42 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 35 (2.90%) EPiServer
4 25 (2.07%) IIS
5 21 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (1.66%) MS Exchange
7 16 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 14 (1.16%) Apache Spark
8 14 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (1.08%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.00%) Confluence
11 11 (0.91%) Apache
11 11 (0.91%) Documentum
12 8 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.66%) NetWeaver
12 8 (0.66%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (0.58%) SAS
13 7 (0.58%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.50%) Smallworld
Applications
1 100 (8.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (4.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 47 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
4 26 (2.16%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.17%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.083%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.083%) CATIA
7 1 (0.083%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 31 (2.57%) SAP BPC
2 16 (1.33%) Eloqua
3 15 (1.24%) Elite 3E
3 15 (1.24%) Visualfiles
4 12 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.75%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.41%) JDE OneWorld
7 4 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.33%) Eagle PACE
7 4 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.25%) Front Arena
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle HRMS
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 3 (0.25%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.25%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.17%) HFM
9 2 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 135 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (3.23%) npm
4 37 (3.07%) SaaS
5 22 (1.82%) Office 365
6 16 (1.33%) IaaS
7 14 (1.16%) GitHub
8 10 (0.83%) PaaS
9 9 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
11 7 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
13 5 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
14 4 (0.33%) G Suite
14 4 (0.33%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.33%) Sumo Logic
14 4 (0.33%) Yammer
15 3 (0.25%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.32%) Firewall
2 30 (2.49%) SMS
3 26 (2.16%) Internet
3 26 (2.16%) WAN
4 25 (2.07%) DNS
5 23 (1.91%) TCP/IP
5 23 (1.91%) VPN
6 22 (1.82%) LAN
7 19 (1.58%) Wireless
8 18 (1.49%) Network Security
8 18 (1.49%) SAN
9 15 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (1.24%) DHCP
10 13 (1.08%) SNMP
11 12 (1.00%) MPLS
11 12 (1.00%) SMTP
11 12 (1.00%) VLAN
12 11 (0.91%) Ethernet
12 11 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (0.83%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (15.59%) SQL Server
2 69 (5.72%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (3.40%) NoSQL
3 41 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (3.07%) Big Data
4 37 (3.07%) MongoDB
5 36 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (2.74%) Power BI
7 32 (2.65%) Couchbase
8 31 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
9 24 (1.99%) Oracle Database
9 24 (1.99%) SAP BW
10 23 (1.91%) Hadoop
11 21 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
13 14 (1.16%) Data Lake
13 14 (1.16%) Relational Database
14 13 (1.08%) MySQL
15 10 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 66 (5.47%) Git (software)
2 60 (4.98%) TeamCity
3 58 (4.81%) Octopus Deploy
4 55 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 53 (4.39%) Visual Studio
6 46 (3.81%) Selenium
7 45 (3.73%) JIRA
8 33 (2.74%) Bower
8 33 (2.74%) gulp
8 33 (2.74%) Karma Test Runner
8 33 (2.74%) Mocha
8 33 (2.74%) Protractor
8 33 (2.74%) Sinon.JS
9 28 (2.32%) Jenkins
10 23 (1.91%) webpack
11 20 (1.66%) MSBuild
12 9 (0.75%) Maven
13 8 (0.66%) Artifactory
13 8 (0.66%) Bitbucket
14 7 (0.58%) Cucumber
General
1 471 (39.05%) Finance
2 111 (9.20%) Banking
3 71 (5.89%) Legal
4 55 (4.56%) Retail
5 53 (4.39%) Advertising
6 52 (4.31%) Marketing
7 47 (3.90%) Telecoms
8 45 (3.73%) Investment Banking
9 43 (3.57%) Law
10 40 (3.32%) Retail Banking
11 28 (2.32%) Manufacturing
12 22 (1.82%) Front Office
13 19 (1.58%) Back Office
13 19 (1.58%) Billing
14 11 (0.91%) Electronics
15 8 (0.66%) Local Government
16 7 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.41%) Automotive
17 5 (0.41%) Publishing
18 4 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 118 (9.78%) Service Manager
2 97 (8.04%) Developer
3 96 (7.96%) Consultant
4 85 (7.05%) Analyst
5 81 (6.72%) Delivery Manager
6 74 (6.14%) IT Manager
7 64 (5.31%) Architect
8 61 (5.06%) Development Manager
8 61 (5.06%) Project Manager
8 61 (5.06%) Team Leader
9 59 (4.89%) Services Delivery Manager
10 54 (4.48%) ICT Manager
11 40 (3.32%) Administrator
12 38 (3.15%) Business Manager
12 38 (3.15%) Support Manager
13 34 (2.82%) Relationships Manager
14 33 (2.74%) DBA
14 33 (2.74%) SAP Consultant
15 32 (2.65%) C# Developer
16 31 (2.57%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (10.45%) .NET
2 65 (5.39%) RESTful
3 60 (4.98%) HTML
4 59 (4.89%) AngularJS
5 55 (4.56%) Web Services
6 50 (4.15%) CSS
7 42 (3.48%) Ember.js
8 41 (3.40%) ASP.NET
9 38 (3.15%) HTML5
9 38 (3.15%) Middleware
10 36 (2.99%) jQuery
10 36 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 35 (2.90%) CSS3
12 33 (2.74%) Backbone.js
12 33 (2.74%) Chai
12 33 (2.74%) Gherkin
12 33 (2.74%) LESS
12 33 (2.74%) MEAN Stack
12 33 (2.74%) Sass
13 27 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 166 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (6.30%) Management Information System
3 57 (4.73%) User Experience
4 53 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 38 (3.15%) Data Centre
6 36 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
7 33 (2.74%) Cloud Native
7 33 (2.74%) Virtual Team
8 30 (2.49%) Clustering
9 25 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (1.91%) Online Banking
11 19 (1.58%) PMI
12 17 (1.41%) CMDB
12 17 (1.41%) Fintech
13 11 (0.91%) Public Cloud
13 11 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
14 10 (0.83%) FlexPod
15 9 (0.75%) Hedge funds
15 9 (0.75%) NHS
16 8 (0.66%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 179 (14.84%) Windows
2 128 (10.61%) Linux
3 70 (5.80%) Windows Server
4 40 (3.32%) Unix
5 37 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (1.66%) Windows 7
9 19 (1.58%) Windows 10
10 14 (1.16%) AIX
11 9 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.50%) CentOS
12 6 (0.50%) Solaris
13 4 (0.33%) Android
13 4 (0.33%) HPUX
14 2 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.17%) zOS
15 1 (0.083%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.083%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (22.80%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (19.90%) ITIL
3 233 (19.32%) Coaching
4 212 (17.58%) Project Management
5 204 (16.92%) Service Delivery
6 193 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 193 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 184 (15.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 158 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
9 131 (10.86%) DevOps
10 128 (10.61%) Line Management
11 123 (10.20%) People Management
12 121 (10.03%) Analytics
13 113 (9.37%) Change Management
14 103 (8.54%) Service Management
15 101 (8.37%) PRINCE2
16 100 (8.29%) Business Development
17 97 (8.04%) Business Analysis
18 96 (7.96%) Scrum
19 84 (6.97%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (19.07%) SQL
2 95 (7.88%) C#
3 79 (6.55%) Java
4 75 (6.22%) PowerShell
5 74 (6.14%) JavaScript
6 53 (4.39%) T-SQL
7 41 (3.40%) Python
8 30 (2.49%) PHP
9 20 (1.66%) C++
9 20 (1.66%) Perl
9 20 (1.66%) Shell Script
10 19 (1.58%) Bash Shell
10 19 (1.58%) C
11 18 (1.49%) VB
12 16 (1.33%) ABAP
13 12 (1.00%) Ruby
14 10 (0.83%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.75%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.75%) Scala
16 8 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 220 (18.24%) Degree
2 47 (3.90%) ISEB
3 35 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (2.16%) Security Cleared
7 25 (2.07%) CISM
7 25 (2.07%) CISSP
8 20 (1.66%) CCNP
9 19 (1.58%) PMI Certification
10 18 (1.49%) ISTQB
10 18 (1.49%) SC Cleared
11 16 (1.33%) PMP
12 15 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
12 15 (1.24%) Master's Degree
13 11 (0.91%) CIMA
14 10 (0.83%) CIPD
14 10 (0.83%) MCSE
14 10 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (0.75%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (9.54%) SLA
2 85 (7.05%) QA
3 55 (4.56%) Data Quality
4 38 (3.15%) PCI DSS
5 25 (2.07%) GDPR
6 23 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (1.33%) ISO 9001
8 14 (1.16%) Solvency II
9 11 (0.91%) PMO
10 8 (0.66%) COBIT
11 6 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
11 6 (0.50%) NEBOSH
12 5 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.33%) IFRS
14 3 (0.25%) Actionable Recommendations
14 3 (0.25%) Val IT
15 2 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 1 (0.083%) GPG13
16 1 (0.083%) ISO 14001
16 1 (0.083%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 59 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 41 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.57%) Docker
4 18 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.24%) vSphere
6 14 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.83%) XenApp
8 9 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.50%) Firmware
9 6 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.41%) MetaFrame
10 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.41%) XenServer
11 4 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.33%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.083%) NDS
13 1 (0.083%) NFS
13 1 (0.083%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (1.91%) Puppet
2 22 (1.82%) SCOM
3 20 (1.66%) SCCM
4 13 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.91%) Kubernetes
5 11 (0.91%) Nagios
6 10 (0.83%) Ansible
6 10 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
6 10 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.66%) SCDPM
7 8 (0.66%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (0.41%) Terraform
8 5 (0.41%) WSUS
9 4 (0.33%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.33%) Endace
9 4 (0.33%) Icinga
10 3 (0.25%) Nexpose
10 3 (0.25%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 203 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 104 (8.62%) Oracle
3 85 (7.05%) SAP
4 74 (6.14%) VMware
5 58 (4.81%) Splunk
6 52 (4.31%) Cisco
7 45 (3.73%) ServiceNow
8 39 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 34 (2.82%) HP
10 33 (2.74%) SolarWinds
11 29 (2.40%) Cadence
11 29 (2.40%) Tableau
12 18 (1.49%) Citrix
13 17 (1.41%) F5
13 17 (1.41%) Intapp
13 17 (1.41%) RedGate
13 17 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (1.33%) IBM
14 16 (1.33%) Marketo
14 16 (1.33%) Sitecore