Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Management
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 374 385 377
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Management 1488 1513 1896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.85% 0.79% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.89% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1151 1366
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +2.80% +1.90%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

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 157069 170641 194298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.96% 89.19% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 123633 141993 159740
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.76% - +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 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Management in the UK

Performance Management
Top 17 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 19 October 2017. 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 1346 £57,500 +4.55% 64
UK excluding London -18 800 £50,500 +1.00% 43
London +44 628 £70,000 +7.69% 24
South East -3 231 £52,500 +5.00% 13
North of England +3 197 £47,500 - 11
Midlands -6 131 £50,000 +4.17% 5
North West +4 126 £51,250 +2.50% 3
South West +43 95 £50,000 +38.89% 5
West Midlands -8 83 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Scotland -7 70 £57,500 +15.00% 2
East of England -32 70 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Yorkshire +16 60 £45,000 - 6
East Midlands +6 47 £53,250 +15.14% 1
Wales +7 24 £40,000 +10.34% 1
North East +18 11 £60,000 +24.35% 2
Channel Islands +8 4 £59,000 +7.27%
Northern Ireland -29 1 £70,000 +180.00%

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 732 (49.19%) Finance
2 389 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
3 345 (23.19%) Project Management
4 339 (22.78%) ITIL
5 316 (21.24%) Microsoft
6 285 (19.15%) Windows
7 268 (18.01%) SQL
7 268 (18.01%) Banking
8 258 (17.34%) Analytical Skills
9 231 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 227 (15.26%) Mentoring
11 219 (14.72%) SQL Server
12 210 (14.11%) Service Delivery
13 207 (13.91%) Degree
14 199 (13.37%) Retail
15 197 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
16 195 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
17 177 (11.90%) Coaching
18 170 (11.42%) Line Management
19 168 (11.29%) Scrum
20 159 (10.69%) .NET
21 156 (10.48%) Asset Management
22 153 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
23 145 (9.74%) DevOps
23 145 (9.74%) Analytics
24 142 (9.54%) Windows Server
25 141 (9.48%) PowerShell
26 134 (9.01%) Oracle
27 130 (8.74%) Process Improvement
28 129 (8.67%) SLA

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 59 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
2 48 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 41 (2.76%) MS Exchange
4 36 (2.42%) CMS
5 31 (2.08%) IIS
6 28 (1.88%) Skype for Business
7 21 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
7 21 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (1.21%) EPiServer
8 18 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
9 17 (1.14%) NetWeaver
10 12 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.74%) Documentum
12 9 (0.60%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.54%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.40%) Smallworld
15 5 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 122 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 76 (5.11%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (3.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 25 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.34%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.13%) InDesign
8 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.067%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 36 (2.42%) SAP BPC
2 31 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (1.61%) SAP ERP
4 19 (1.28%) HFM
5 18 (1.21%) Eloqua
6 13 (0.87%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 13 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.67%) Hyperion Planning
8 8 (0.54%) Visualfiles
9 7 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
9 7 (0.47%) Oracle HRMS
10 6 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 4 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (0.27%) JDE OneWorld
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
13 3 (0.20%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 153 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (3.56%) SaaS
4 44 (2.96%) IaaS
5 37 (2.49%) Office 365
6 28 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 20 (1.34%) Azure Data Factory
8 19 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (1.21%) npm
10 12 (0.81%) G Suite
10 12 (0.81%) Sumo Logic
11 8 (0.54%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.47%) Google Tag Manager
13 6 (0.40%) PaaS
13 6 (0.40%) Taleo
14 5 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (0.34%) Mimecast
14 5 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
15 3 (0.20%) CloudSense
15 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.23%) Firewall
2 45 (3.02%) DNS
3 41 (2.76%) DHCP
4 35 (2.35%) Internet
5 29 (1.95%) WAN
6 27 (1.81%) VPN
7 26 (1.75%) LAN
7 26 (1.75%) TCP/IP
8 25 (1.68%) SMS
9 24 (1.61%) Skype
10 18 (1.21%) SAN
11 17 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (1.08%) MPLS
12 16 (1.08%) VoIP
12 16 (1.08%) Wireless
13 14 (0.94%) VLAN
14 13 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (0.87%) Network Security
15 12 (0.81%) BGP
15 12 (0.81%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (14.72%) SQL Server
2 66 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (4.03%) Big Data
4 48 (3.23%) Power BI
5 35 (2.35%) Oracle Database
5 35 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (2.28%) NoSQL
6 34 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
8 29 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (1.75%) Data Lake
11 24 (1.61%) Relational Database
12 21 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 21 (1.41%) Hadoop
12 21 (1.41%) SAP BW
13 19 (1.28%) QlikView
14 18 (1.21%) Couchbase
14 18 (1.21%) MongoDB
15 17 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 55 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
1 55 (3.70%) TeamCity
2 36 (2.42%) Selenium
3 35 (2.35%) MSBuild
4 32 (2.15%) JIRA
5 28 (1.88%) Visual Studio
6 26 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (1.61%) Git (software)
8 19 (1.28%) gulp
8 19 (1.28%) Mocha
8 19 (1.28%) Sinon.JS
9 18 (1.21%) Bower
9 18 (1.21%) Karma Test Runner
9 18 (1.21%) Protractor
10 11 (0.74%) Jenkins
11 9 (0.60%) Maven
12 8 (0.54%) JMeter
12 8 (0.54%) LoadRunner
13 5 (0.34%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.27%) Bitbucket
General
1 732 (49.19%) Finance
2 268 (18.01%) Banking
3 199 (13.37%) Retail
4 115 (7.73%) Investment Banking
5 114 (7.66%) Retail Banking
6 70 (4.70%) Legal
7 69 (4.64%) Telecoms
8 52 (3.49%) Advertising
9 50 (3.36%) Marketing
10 31 (2.08%) Local Government
11 29 (1.95%) Law
12 20 (1.34%) Billing
13 12 (0.81%) Back Office
13 12 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.81%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.60%) Front Office
14 9 (0.60%) Games
15 6 (0.40%) Publishing
16 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 162 (10.89%) Consultant
2 144 (9.68%) Analyst
3 133 (8.94%) Service Manager
4 102 (6.85%) Development Manager
5 95 (6.38%) Team Leader
6 94 (6.32%) IT Manager
7 91 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
8 81 (5.44%) Finance Manager
9 78 (5.24%) Architect
10 73 (4.91%) Developer
11 72 (4.84%) Business Analyst
12 60 (4.03%) Desktop Support
13 59 (3.97%) Project Manager
14 57 (3.83%) Desktop Engineer
15 55 (3.70%) Agile Development Manager
15 55 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
16 50 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 43 (2.89%) SAP Consultant
18 42 (2.82%) IT Analyst
19 40 (2.69%) .NET Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (10.69%) .NET
2 76 (5.11%) ASP.NET
3 55 (3.70%) HTML
4 48 (3.23%) Web Services
5 38 (2.55%) CSS
6 37 (2.49%) RESTful
7 33 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 33 (2.22%) jQuery
8 31 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 28 (1.88%) HTML5
10 26 (1.75%) HATEOAS
11 23 (1.55%) AngularJS
11 23 (1.55%) CSS3
11 23 (1.55%) SailPoint
12 22 (1.48%) Middleware
13 20 (1.34%) Flash
14 19 (1.28%) Chai
14 19 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (1.21%) MEAN Stack
15 18 (1.21%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 258 (17.34%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 102 (6.85%) User Experience
4 94 (6.32%) Virtual Team
5 84 (5.65%) Data Centre
6 69 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
7 65 (4.37%) Online Banking
8 55 (3.70%) Computer Science
9 29 (1.95%) Clustering
10 22 (1.48%) Social Media
11 19 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (1.28%) PMI
12 18 (1.21%) Cloud Native
13 17 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
13 17 (1.14%) Replication
14 14 (0.94%) EMC VNX
15 13 (0.87%) Equities
16 11 (0.74%) Blackberry
16 11 (0.74%) CMDB
17 9 (0.60%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 285 (19.15%) Windows
2 142 (9.54%) Windows Server
3 104 (6.99%) Linux
4 56 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (2.62%) Unix
7 25 (1.68%) Windows 7
8 15 (1.01%) Windows 10
9 10 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (0.60%) AIX
10 9 (0.60%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.54%) Android
11 8 (0.54%) Solaris
12 7 (0.47%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.40%) CentOS
13 6 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.34%) HPUX
15 4 (0.27%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (23.19%) Project Management
3 339 (22.78%) ITIL
4 231 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 227 (15.26%) Mentoring
6 210 (14.11%) Service Delivery
7 197 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 195 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
9 177 (11.90%) Coaching
10 170 (11.42%) Line Management
11 168 (11.29%) Scrum
12 156 (10.48%) Asset Management
13 145 (9.74%) Analytics
13 145 (9.74%) DevOps
14 130 (8.74%) Process Improvement
15 127 (8.53%) PRINCE2
16 125 (8.40%) Configuration Management
17 121 (8.13%) Service Management
18 114 (7.66%) Application Performance Management
18 114 (7.66%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 268 (18.01%) SQL
2 141 (9.48%) PowerShell
3 106 (7.12%) Java
4 82 (5.51%) C#
5 64 (4.30%) Shell Script
6 55 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 51 (3.43%) C
8 39 (2.62%) T-SQL
9 19 (1.28%) Python
10 18 (1.21%) Perl
11 14 (0.94%) C++
11 14 (0.94%) PHP
12 12 (0.81%) PL/SQL
13 11 (0.74%) Bash Shell
13 11 (0.74%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.54%) R
15 6 (0.40%) ABAP
16 4 (0.27%) VB
17 3 (0.20%) VBA
18 2 (0.13%) sed
Qualifications
1 207 (13.91%) Degree
2 63 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (3.90%) ISEB
4 46 (3.09%) CISSP
4 46 (3.09%) Security Cleared
5 43 (2.89%) CISM
6 36 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
7 35 (2.35%) GIAC
8 34 (2.28%) MCSE
9 31 (2.08%) CISA
10 29 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (1.88%) PMP
12 25 (1.68%) MBA
13 24 (1.61%) ISTQB
14 23 (1.55%) GISF
14 23 (1.55%) GSEC
15 22 (1.48%) CIPD
16 20 (1.34%) CIMA
16 20 (1.34%) Master's Degree
16 20 (1.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (8.67%) SLA
2 103 (6.92%) QA
3 35 (2.35%) Data Quality
4 32 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (2.02%) PCI DSS
6 22 (1.48%) GDPR
7 16 (1.08%) PMO
8 15 (1.01%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.60%) COBIT
10 7 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 7 (0.47%) Val IT
11 6 (0.40%) NEBOSH
12 5 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 3 (0.20%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.13%) IFRS
14 2 (0.13%) ISO 22301
14 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 19770
15 1 (0.067%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.067%) P3O
System Software
1 123 (8.27%) Active Directory
2 53 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 38 (2.55%) XenApp
5 34 (2.28%) XenDesktop
6 32 (2.15%) vSphere
7 29 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.40%) Docker
10 6 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.34%) Firmware
12 4 (0.27%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.067%) NDS
14 1 (0.067%) NetIQ eDirectory
14 1 (0.067%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 64 (4.30%) SCCM
2 39 (2.62%) SCOM
3 32 (2.15%) WSUS
4 29 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (1.55%) Core Impact
5 23 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
5 23 (1.55%) Nessus
5 23 (1.55%) Nexpose
5 23 (1.55%) OpenVAS
5 23 (1.55%) PowerBroker
5 23 (1.55%) QRadar
5 23 (1.55%) RSA Security Analytics
6 16 (1.08%) Puppet
7 9 (0.60%) Ansible
7 9 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
8 7 (0.47%) AirWatch
8 7 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (0.47%) vCenter Server
9 6 (0.40%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 316 (21.24%) Microsoft
2 134 (9.01%) Oracle
3 118 (7.93%) VMware
4 98 (6.59%) Splunk
5 94 (6.32%) SAP
6 70 (4.70%) Cisco
7 68 (4.57%) SolarWinds
8 52 (3.49%) Cadence
9 48 (3.23%) ServiceNow
10 46 (3.09%) Citrix
11 41 (2.76%) HP
11 41 (2.76%) Hyperion
12 38 (2.55%) Google
13 30 (2.02%) McAfee
14 29 (1.95%) Symantec
15 24 (1.61%) CyberArk
15 24 (1.61%) LogRhythm
16 23 (1.55%) AlienVault
16 23 (1.55%) ArcSight
16 23 (1.55%) Palo Alto