Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Management
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 390 377 374
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 -38
Permanent jobs citing Performance Management 1416 1537 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.81% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.91% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1173 1368
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 162655 168863 192975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 128479 140408 158967
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 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 November 2017.

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 November 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 1272 £57,500 +4.55% 56
UK excluding London -55 748 £50,000 - 34
London +50 610 £65,000 - 24
South East -32 219 £52,500 - 8
North of England -1 182 £47,500 +3.26% 10
Midlands -23 125 £50,000 +4.17% 5
North West -11 109 £52,500 +5.00% 7
South West +25 82 £50,000 +38.89% 4
West Midlands -9 82 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Scotland -11 77 £57,500 +15.00% 2
East of England -50 64 £53,750 +2.38% 5
Yorkshire +7 58 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands +10 42 £53,250 +18.33% 1
Wales -1 21 £40,000 +10.34%
North East +18 15 £35,913 -30.44%
Channel Islands - 4 £59,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 707 (49.93%) Finance
2 353 (24.93%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (23.52%) Project Management
4 328 (23.16%) ITIL
5 288 (20.34%) Microsoft
6 281 (19.84%) Windows
7 263 (18.57%) SQL
8 246 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
9 238 (16.81%) Banking
10 229 (16.17%) Mentoring
11 214 (15.11%) SQL Server
12 210 (14.83%) Service Delivery
13 207 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 206 (14.55%) Degree
15 199 (14.05%) Continuous Improvement
16 194 (13.70%) Coaching
17 164 (11.58%) Scrum
17 164 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
18 160 (11.30%) Line Management
19 147 (10.38%) DevOps
19 147 (10.38%) .NET
19 147 (10.38%) Asset Management
20 142 (10.03%) Windows Server
21 140 (9.89%) PowerShell
22 136 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
22 136 (9.60%) Analytics
23 124 (8.76%) Configuration Management
23 124 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
24 123 (8.69%) Oracle
24 123 (8.69%) PRINCE2

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 62 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (3.04%) SharePoint
3 37 (2.61%) CMS
4 34 (2.40%) MS Exchange
5 31 (2.19%) IIS
6 24 (1.69%) Skype for Business
7 20 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (1.34%) EPiServer
9 18 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (1.06%) NetWeaver
11 14 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (0.78%) Apache Spark
12 11 (0.78%) Documentum
12 11 (0.78%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
15 6 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (0.42%) Smallworld
15 6 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 101 (7.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 70 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (3.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 25 (1.77%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.14%) InDesign
8 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.071%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.071%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.071%) CATIA
9 1 (0.071%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.071%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 40 (2.82%) SAP BPC
2 24 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (1.27%) SAP ERP
4 14 (0.99%) Eloqua
4 14 (0.99%) HFM
5 11 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.64%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 9 (0.64%) Visualfiles
7 8 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.35%) JDE OneWorld
8 5 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.35%) Oracle HRMS
9 4 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.21%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 136 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 124 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (3.46%) SaaS
4 38 (2.68%) IaaS
5 30 (2.12%) Office 365
6 29 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
7 19 (1.34%) npm
8 16 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (0.85%) Azure Data Factory
9 12 (0.85%) G Suite
9 12 (0.85%) Sumo Logic
10 7 (0.49%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.42%) Google Tag Manager
12 5 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.35%) Mimecast
12 5 (0.35%) PaaS
13 4 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.28%) GitHub
13 4 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
14 3 (0.21%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.25%) Firewall
2 41 (2.90%) DNS
3 35 (2.47%) DHCP
4 34 (2.40%) VPN
5 33 (2.33%) Internet
5 33 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 33 (2.33%) WAN
6 29 (2.05%) LAN
7 27 (1.91%) SMS
8 22 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (1.41%) MPLS
9 20 (1.41%) SAN
10 19 (1.34%) VLAN
11 18 (1.27%) Network Security
11 18 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (1.27%) Wireless
12 17 (1.20%) BGP
12 17 (1.20%) Ethernet
12 17 (1.20%) OSPF
12 17 (1.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 59 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (4.03%) Big Data
4 40 (2.82%) Oracle Database
4 40 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 33 (2.33%) NoSQL
8 30 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
9 29 (2.05%) Power BI
10 24 (1.69%) Hadoop
10 24 (1.69%) SAP BW
11 23 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
12 19 (1.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 18 (1.27%) Couchbase
13 18 (1.27%) Data Lake
13 18 (1.27%) MongoDB
13 18 (1.27%) Relational Database
14 16 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 55 (3.88%) Octopus Deploy
1 55 (3.88%) TeamCity
2 37 (2.61%) JIRA
3 35 (2.47%) Selenium
4 34 (2.40%) MSBuild
5 29 (2.05%) Visual Studio
6 27 (1.91%) Git (software)
7 25 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (1.34%) Bower
8 19 (1.34%) gulp
8 19 (1.34%) Karma Test Runner
8 19 (1.34%) Mocha
8 19 (1.34%) Protractor
8 19 (1.34%) Sinon.JS
9 12 (0.85%) Jenkins
10 8 (0.56%) JMeter
10 8 (0.56%) LoadRunner
10 8 (0.56%) Maven
11 6 (0.42%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.35%) webpack
General
1 707 (49.93%) Finance
2 238 (16.81%) Banking
3 113 (7.98%) Investment Banking
4 109 (7.70%) Retail Banking
5 90 (6.36%) Retail
6 87 (6.14%) Legal
7 66 (4.66%) Telecoms
8 48 (3.39%) Advertising
9 45 (3.18%) Marketing
10 40 (2.82%) Law
11 25 (1.77%) Billing
12 17 (1.20%) Manufacturing
13 15 (1.06%) Local Government
14 14 (0.99%) Front Office
15 11 (0.78%) Back Office
16 9 (0.64%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.56%) Games
18 7 (0.49%) Publishing
19 5 (0.35%) Electronics
19 5 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 139 (9.82%) Consultant
2 134 (9.46%) Analyst
2 134 (9.46%) Service Manager
3 99 (6.99%) Delivery Manager
4 97 (6.85%) Development Manager
5 77 (5.44%) Team Leader
6 76 (5.37%) IT Manager
7 73 (5.16%) Architect
8 68 (4.80%) Business Analyst
9 65 (4.59%) Services Delivery Manager
10 64 (4.52%) Finance Manager
11 61 (4.31%) Desktop Support
12 57 (4.03%) Desktop Engineer
13 55 (3.88%) Agile Development Manager
14 52 (3.67%) Developer
15 50 (3.53%) Project Manager
16 48 (3.39%) SAP Consultant
17 46 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 44 (3.11%) DBA
19 42 (2.97%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (10.38%) .NET
2 67 (4.73%) ASP.NET
3 55 (3.88%) Web Services
4 51 (3.60%) HTML
5 37 (2.61%) RESTful
6 35 (2.47%) CSS
7 30 (2.12%) jQuery
8 29 (2.05%) Middleware
9 28 (1.98%) HTML5
10 25 (1.77%) .NET Framework
10 25 (1.77%) AngularJS
11 23 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (1.62%) CSS3
12 22 (1.55%) Flash
13 20 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (1.34%) Chai
14 19 (1.34%) Ember.js
14 19 (1.34%) Gherkin
14 19 (1.34%) LESS
14 19 (1.34%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 246 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (7.34%) User Experience
3 89 (6.29%) Virtual Team
4 88 (6.21%) Management Information System
5 76 (5.37%) Data Centre
6 62 (4.38%) Greenfield Project
7 60 (4.24%) Online Banking
8 54 (3.81%) Computer Science
9 33 (2.33%) Clustering
10 20 (1.41%) PMI
11 19 (1.34%) Cloud Native
12 17 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.20%) Social Media
13 16 (1.13%) CMDB
14 15 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
15 14 (0.99%) Blackberry
15 14 (0.99%) EMC VNX
16 13 (0.92%) FlexPod
17 12 (0.85%) Replication
18 11 (0.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 281 (19.84%) Windows
2 142 (10.03%) Windows Server
3 107 (7.56%) Linux
4 60 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (2.97%) Unix
7 25 (1.77%) Windows 7
8 17 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (1.06%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.78%) AIX
11 9 (0.64%) Android
11 9 (0.64%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.56%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.49%) Solaris
14 6 (0.42%) CentOS
14 6 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.35%) HPUX
16 2 (0.14%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (24.93%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (23.52%) Project Management
3 328 (23.16%) ITIL
4 229 (16.17%) Mentoring
5 210 (14.83%) Service Delivery
6 207 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 199 (14.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 194 (13.70%) Coaching
9 164 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
9 164 (11.58%) Scrum
10 160 (11.30%) Line Management
11 147 (10.38%) Asset Management
11 147 (10.38%) DevOps
12 136 (9.60%) Analytics
13 124 (8.76%) Configuration Management
14 123 (8.69%) Application Performance Management
14 123 (8.69%) PRINCE2
15 121 (8.55%) Process Improvement
16 120 (8.47%) Service Management
17 112 (7.91%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 263 (18.57%) SQL
2 140 (9.89%) PowerShell
3 109 (7.70%) Java
4 74 (5.23%) C#
5 64 (4.52%) Shell Script
6 52 (3.67%) JavaScript
7 45 (3.18%) T-SQL
8 34 (2.40%) C
9 26 (1.84%) Python
10 24 (1.69%) PHP
11 19 (1.34%) C++
12 17 (1.20%) Perl
13 13 (0.92%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.78%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.64%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.56%) ABAP
16 8 (0.56%) R
17 4 (0.28%) Scala
17 4 (0.28%) VB
18 2 (0.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 206 (14.55%) Degree
2 61 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (3.81%) ISEB
4 39 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (2.68%) CISSP
5 38 (2.68%) Security Cleared
6 37 (2.61%) CISM
7 35 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
8 32 (2.26%) MCSE
9 28 (1.98%) GIAC
10 25 (1.77%) CISA
11 24 (1.69%) ISTQB
12 23 (1.62%) PMP
13 21 (1.48%) PMI Certification
14 20 (1.41%) CCNP
15 18 (1.27%) CIPD
15 18 (1.27%) MBA
16 17 (1.20%) Master's Degree
17 16 (1.13%) CIMA
17 16 (1.13%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (8.40%) SLA
2 102 (7.20%) QA
3 36 (2.54%) PCI DSS
4 34 (2.40%) Data Quality
5 27 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (1.48%) GDPR
7 20 (1.41%) PMO
8 15 (1.06%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.78%) COBIT
10 7 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 6 (0.42%) NEBOSH
11 6 (0.42%) Val IT
12 5 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 3 (0.21%) IFRS
13 3 (0.21%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.14%) ISO 22301
15 1 (0.071%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.071%) P3O
System Software
1 110 (7.77%) Active Directory
2 49 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.97%) Hyper-V
4 35 (2.47%) XenApp
5 32 (2.26%) vSphere
6 29 (2.05%) XenDesktop
7 27 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (0.71%) Docker
9 10 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (0.56%) Firmware
11 6 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.28%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.21%) MetaFrame
13 3 (0.21%) XenServer
14 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.071%) NDS
15 1 (0.071%) NetIQ eDirectory
15 1 (0.071%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 54 (3.81%) SCCM
2 37 (2.61%) SCOM
3 29 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (1.62%) WSUS
5 16 (1.13%) Core Impact
5 16 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
5 16 (1.13%) Nessus
5 16 (1.13%) Nexpose
5 16 (1.13%) OpenVAS
5 16 (1.13%) PowerBroker
5 16 (1.13%) QRadar
5 16 (1.13%) RSA Security Analytics
6 15 (1.06%) Puppet
7 13 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
8 11 (0.78%) Ansible
8 11 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.49%) AirWatch
9 7 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
10 6 (0.42%) Nagios
10 6 (0.42%) OpenView
Vendors
1 288 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 123 (8.69%) Oracle
3 110 (7.77%) VMware
4 91 (6.43%) SAP
4 91 (6.43%) Splunk
5 76 (5.37%) Cisco
6 66 (4.66%) SolarWinds
7 57 (4.03%) ServiceNow
8 54 (3.81%) Cadence
9 46 (3.25%) HP
10 42 (2.97%) Citrix
11 37 (2.61%) Google
12 34 (2.40%) Hyperion
13 24 (1.69%) AppDynamics
14 23 (1.62%) McAfee
15 22 (1.55%) F5
15 22 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
16 21 (1.48%) Red Hat
16 21 (1.48%) Symantec
17 19 (1.34%) EMC