Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Management
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 426 444 375
Rank change year-on-year +18 -69 +28
Permanent jobs citing Performance Management 1,047 1,169 1,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.67% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.73% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 691 760 1,054
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,425
90th Percentile £97,500 £86,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +3.09%

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 138,154 159,988 159,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.75% 91.83% 91.32%
Number of salaries quoted 108,975 129,839 131,487
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 +42 1,001 £57,500 +9.52% 125
UK excluding London +39 603 £50,000 +2.04% 85
London +11 420 £70,000 +16.67% 50
South East +53 187 £57,000 +14.00% 24
North of England +41 168 £45,000 +1.19% 23
Midlands +62 126 £47,500 - 10
West Midlands +69 110 £47,500 - 7
North West +52 86 £46,192 -12.02% 10
Yorkshire +33 62 £42,500 +2.41% 12
South West -17 50 £51,332 +2.66% 11
East of England +16 40 £55,000 - 8
Scotland -26 29 £66,750 +57.06% 6
North East +20 20 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands +5 16 £95,000 +111.11% 3
Wales +13 12 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £57,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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.

1 403 (38.49%) Finance
2 342 (32.66%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (19.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 179 (17.10%) ITIL
5 164 (15.66%) Degree
6 163 (15.57%) Service Delivery
7 162 (15.47%) SQL
8 161 (15.38%) DevOps
9 157 (15.00%) Java
10 146 (13.94%) Microsoft
11 144 (13.75%) Project Management
11 144 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
12 143 (13.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 142 (13.56%) Coaching
14 140 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
15 137 (13.09%) Banking
16 130 (12.42%) Line Management
17 123 (11.75%) Scrum
18 116 (11.08%) Mentoring
19 104 (9.93%) SLA
20 103 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
21 98 (9.36%) ITSM
22 96 (9.17%) .NET
23 95 (9.07%) Service Management
23 95 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
24 92 (8.79%) Process Improvement
24 92 (8.79%) GDPR
25 90 (8.60%) QA
26 89 (8.50%) Analytics
27 86 (8.21%) People Management

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 28 (2.67%) MS Exchange
2 24 (2.29%) Confluence
3 21 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (1.91%) CMS
4 20 (1.91%) EPiServer
5 17 (1.62%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (1.15%) IIS
9 10 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
9 10 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.67%) Apache
10 7 (0.67%) nginx
11 6 (0.57%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.48%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.38%) SAS
14 3 (0.29%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.19%) NetWeaver
15 2 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 84 (8.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (6.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 31 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.62%) SAP S/4HANA
2 16 (1.53%) SAP BPC
3 13 (1.24%) SAP ERP
4 12 (1.15%) SAP GRC
5 10 (0.96%) Eloqua
6 9 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (0.76%) HFM
8 7 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (0.67%) Hyperion Planning
8 7 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.67%) Workday HCM
9 6 (0.57%) SAP HR
10 4 (0.38%) Infor SunSystems
10 4 (0.38%) SAP Payroll
11 3 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
11 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (0.29%) SAP FS
12 2 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
12 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
12 2 (0.19%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 140 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.15%) Office 365
4 25 (2.39%) SaaS
5 23 (2.20%) PaaS
6 21 (2.01%) npm
7 18 (1.72%) IaaS
8 17 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.86%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (0.48%) Slack
11 4 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.38%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.29%) G Suite
12 3 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.19%) Boomi
13 2 (0.19%) GitHub
14 1 (0.096%) BlazeMeter
14 1 (0.096%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.34%) Internet
2 33 (3.15%) Firewall
3 30 (2.87%) IPsec
4 28 (2.67%) BGP
5 27 (2.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 25 (2.39%) DNS
6 25 (2.39%) EIGRP
7 22 (2.10%) WAN
8 20 (1.91%) SAN
9 18 (1.72%) LAN
10 16 (1.53%) DHCP
10 16 (1.53%) VPN
11 14 (1.34%) SMTP
11 14 (1.34%) Wireless
12 12 (1.15%) VoIP
13 11 (1.05%) Broadband
14 10 (0.96%) TCP/IP
15 7 (0.67%) HTTP
15 7 (0.67%) MPLS
15 7 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.30%) NoSQL
3 29 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (2.58%) Relational Database
5 26 (2.48%) MongoDB
6 21 (2.01%) Oracle Database
7 16 (1.53%) Power BI
8 15 (1.43%) CouchDB
9 14 (1.34%) MySQL
10 13 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.15%) Big Data
11 12 (1.15%) SAP HANA
11 12 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (0.96%) Couchbase
12 10 (0.96%) SAP BW
13 9 (0.86%) MS Access
13 9 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.67%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.57%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 58 (5.54%) Git (software)
2 56 (5.35%) JIRA
3 32 (3.06%) Jenkins
4 31 (2.96%) Selenium
4 31 (2.96%) TeamCity
5 30 (2.87%) Octopus Deploy
6 29 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (2.29%) Visual Studio
8 21 (2.01%) Karma Test Runner
9 20 (1.91%) Bower
9 20 (1.91%) gulp
9 20 (1.91%) Mocha
9 20 (1.91%) Protractor
9 20 (1.91%) Sinon.JS
10 11 (1.05%) webpack
11 9 (0.86%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (0.67%) Maven
14 6 (0.57%) MSBuild
15 5 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 403 (38.49%) Finance
2 137 (13.09%) Banking
3 54 (5.16%) Telecoms
4 52 (4.97%) Legal
5 50 (4.78%) Marketing
6 34 (3.25%) Front Office
7 29 (2.77%) Retail
8 28 (2.67%) Private Banking
9 23 (2.20%) Back Office
10 20 (1.91%) Advertising
11 19 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (1.24%) Billing
12 13 (1.24%) Investment Banking
13 11 (1.05%) Law
14 10 (0.96%) General Ledger
14 10 (0.96%) Publishing
15 8 (0.76%) Brand Awareness
16 7 (0.67%) French Language
16 7 (0.67%) German Language
17 6 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 80 (7.64%) Developer
2 78 (7.45%) Service Manager
2 78 (7.45%) Team Leader
3 71 (6.78%) Project Manager
4 68 (6.49%) Architect
5 67 (6.40%) IT Manager
6 54 (5.16%) Delivery Manager
7 53 (5.06%) Analyst
8 44 (4.20%) Development Manager
9 42 (4.01%) Senior Developer
10 41 (3.92%) Administrator
11 34 (3.25%) Consultant
11 34 (3.25%) Java Developer
11 34 (3.25%) Services Delivery Manager
12 33 (3.15%) Senior Java Developer
13 28 (2.67%) Senior Manager
13 28 (2.67%) Support Manager
14 26 (2.48%) DBA
14 26 (2.48%) Head of Finance
15 25 (2.39%) Head of Information
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (9.17%) .NET
2 65 (6.21%) Web Services
3 54 (5.16%) REST
4 41 (3.92%) HTML
5 36 (3.44%) Spring
6 35 (3.34%) CSS
7 34 (3.25%) ASP.NET
8 32 (3.06%) Spring Security
9 30 (2.87%) AngularJS
10 29 (2.77%) RESTful
11 26 (2.48%) React
12 25 (2.39%) HTML5
12 25 (2.39%) jQuery
12 25 (2.39%) Node.js
12 25 (2.39%) SailPoint
13 22 (2.10%) Gherkin
14 21 (2.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (1.91%) Backbone.js
15 20 (1.91%) CSS3
15 20 (1.91%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 95 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (6.97%) Management Information System
3 47 (4.49%) Data Centre
4 36 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
4 36 (3.44%) User Experience
5 22 (2.10%) Fintech
5 22 (2.10%) Virtual Team
6 21 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.01%) NHS
7 20 (1.91%) e-Learning
8 18 (1.72%) Public Cloud
9 13 (1.24%) Cloud Native
9 13 (1.24%) Robotics
10 12 (1.15%) Private Cloud
10 12 (1.15%) Replication
11 11 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (0.96%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.86%) Online Banking
13 9 (0.86%) Spread Betting
14 7 (0.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 84 (8.02%) Windows
2 73 (6.97%) Linux
3 48 (4.58%) Windows Server
4 41 (3.92%) Unix
5 26 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.76%) AIX
9 8 (0.76%) Android
9 8 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.67%) VMS
11 5 (0.48%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.48%) VyOS
12 4 (0.38%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.29%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.19%) VME
15 1 (0.096%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (32.66%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (19.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 179 (17.10%) ITIL
4 163 (15.57%) Service Delivery
5 161 (15.38%) DevOps
6 144 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
6 144 (13.75%) Project Management
7 143 (13.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 142 (13.56%) Coaching
9 130 (12.42%) Line Management
10 123 (11.75%) Scrum
11 116 (11.08%) Mentoring
12 98 (9.36%) ITSM
13 95 (9.07%) Service Management
14 92 (8.79%) Process Improvement
15 89 (8.50%) Analytics
16 86 (8.21%) People Management
17 83 (7.93%) Contract Management
18 81 (7.74%) Data Protection
19 79 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 162 (15.47%) SQL
2 157 (15.00%) Java
3 57 (5.44%) PowerShell
4 55 (5.25%) C#
5 51 (4.87%) JavaScript
6 41 (3.92%) C++
7 40 (3.82%) C
8 24 (2.29%) Python
9 23 (2.20%) Bash Shell
10 21 (2.01%) Shell Script
11 19 (1.81%) Perl
11 19 (1.81%) T-SQL
12 14 (1.34%) PHP
13 13 (1.24%) Ruby
14 10 (0.96%) AWK
15 9 (0.86%) Java 8
16 7 (0.67%) VBA
17 6 (0.57%) Apple Swift
18 5 (0.48%) Korn
18 5 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 164 (15.66%) Degree
2 47 (4.49%) ISEB
3 45 (4.30%) Security Cleared
4 39 (3.72%) SC Cleared
5 36 (3.44%) CISSP
6 34 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (3.06%) CCIE
7 32 (3.06%) CISM
8 31 (2.96%) CCNP
9 29 (2.77%) CISA
10 27 (2.58%) CCNA
11 26 (2.48%) CEH
11 26 (2.48%) GIAC
12 25 (2.39%) GISF
13 23 (2.20%) PMP
14 22 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
14 22 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (1.53%) MCSE
16 13 (1.24%) CIPD
16 13 (1.24%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (9.93%) SLA
2 92 (8.79%) GDPR
3 90 (8.60%) QA
4 24 (2.29%) Data Quality
5 21 (2.01%) PMO
6 12 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.96%) PSD2
8 7 (0.67%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.57%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.38%) IFRS
11 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 3 (0.29%) Basel III
12 3 (0.29%) IFRS 9
12 3 (0.29%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.19%) ISO 26262
13 2 (0.19%) P3O
14 1 (0.096%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 57 (5.44%) Active Directory
2 46 (4.39%) Docker
3 40 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (2.01%) Virtual Servers
5 17 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (1.05%) Firmware
8 10 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (0.67%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.67%) vSphere
10 6 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.38%) NFS
12 3 (0.29%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.096%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.096%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.096%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.096%) oVirt
13 1 (0.096%) RHEV
13 1 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.096%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 38 (3.63%) SCCM
2 25 (2.39%) McAfee ePO
2 25 (2.39%) Nessus
3 14 (1.34%) Ansible
3 14 (1.34%) Puppet
4 13 (1.24%) Kubernetes
5 10 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
6 7 (0.67%) HAProxy
7 6 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.48%) SCOM
8 5 (0.48%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.29%) Cacti
9 3 (0.29%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.29%) Nagios
9 3 (0.29%) Observium
10 2 (0.19%) CASB
10 2 (0.19%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 146 (13.94%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.40%) SAP
3 61 (5.83%) VMware
4 59 (5.64%) Oracle
5 46 (4.39%) Cisco
6 37 (3.53%) Splunk
7 31 (2.96%) Juniper
7 31 (2.96%) ServiceNow
8 30 (2.87%) Symantec
9 28 (2.67%) CheckPoint
10 27 (2.58%) Palo Alto
11 26 (2.48%) McAfee
12 25 (2.39%) Aveksa
12 25 (2.39%) Citrix
13 24 (2.29%) Blue Coat
13 24 (2.29%) FireEye
13 24 (2.29%) LogRhythm
14 21 (2.01%) Dynatrace
14 21 (2.01%) Red Hat
15 20 (1.91%) Google