The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 167 138 106
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -32
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 51 75 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 1.38% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.92% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 66 133
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £37,500 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4054 3914 4437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.88% 72.16% 73.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2780 3057 3739
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Berkshire region.

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Berkshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 28 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Bracknell -2 8 - - 1
Slough +4 5 £58,750 +40.71% 1
Maidenhead -14 4 £43,750 +6.06%
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning.

1 71 (61.21%) SQL Server
2 69 (59.48%) SQL
3 52 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 43 (37.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (31.90%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (31.03%) ETL
7 35 (30.17%) Oracle
8 31 (26.72%) Windows
9 29 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 28 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (22.41%) Finance
12 25 (21.55%) .NET
13 23 (19.83%) MS Excel
13 23 (19.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (18.97%) C#
14 22 (18.97%) Active Directory
14 22 (18.97%) Migration
15 21 (18.10%) VMware
15 21 (18.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (17.24%) Degree
17 19 (16.38%) SAN
17 19 (16.38%) Data Modelling
17 19 (16.38%) UNIX
18 17 (14.66%) Oracle Database
19 16 (13.79%) XML
20 15 (12.93%) Linux
21 14 (12.07%) Java
21 14 (12.07%) IIS
21 14 (12.07%) Web Services

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (12.07%) IIS
2 9 (7.76%) CMS
2 9 (7.76%) Node.js
3 7 (6.03%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.31%) Apache
4 5 (4.31%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.86%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.86%) Confluence
7 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 23 (19.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS Project
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Magento
2 7 (6.03%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.62%) SaaS
2 9 (7.76%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.72%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.72%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.72%) Route 53
5 2 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.38%) SAN
2 12 (10.34%) NAS
3 11 (9.48%) IMAP
3 11 (9.48%) Wireshark
3 11 (9.48%) SMTP
4 10 (8.62%) Internet
5 6 (5.17%) DNS
6 5 (4.31%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.59%) HTTP
7 3 (2.59%) Firewall
8 2 (1.72%) SNMP
8 2 (1.72%) LDAP
8 2 (1.72%) 3G
9 1 (0.86%) LAN
9 1 (0.86%) WAN
9 1 (0.86%) SSH
9 1 (0.86%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (61.21%) SQL Server
2 43 (37.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (19.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (18.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (14.66%) Oracle Database
8 8 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (6.03%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (5.17%) MySQL
10 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (5.17%) Essbase
10 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
11 5 (4.31%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (4.31%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (4.31%) Oracle Discoverer
11 5 (4.31%) DB2
12 4 (3.45%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (9.48%) WebLOAD
1 11 (9.48%) AQtime
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.86%) Selenium
5 1 (0.86%) Ant
5 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.86%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.86%) ERwin
5 1 (0.86%) Subversion
5 1 (0.86%) JIRA
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.86%) Hudson
5 1 (0.86%) Gradle
General
1 26 (22.41%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.31%) Retail
3 5 (4.31%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Electronics
4 3 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Back Office
6 1 (0.86%) French Language
6 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (36.21%) Developer
2 30 (25.86%) SQL Developer
3 28 (24.14%) DBA
4 16 (13.79%) SQL DBA
4 16 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 15 (12.93%) ETL Developer
6 13 (11.21%) Consultant
6 13 (11.21%) Administrator
7 11 (9.48%) SQL Server DBA
7 11 (9.48%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Developer
8 10 (8.62%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (7.76%) Test Engineer
9 9 (7.76%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (6.90%) Performance Engineer
10 8 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
10 8 (6.90%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 8 (6.90%) Performance Test Engineer
11 7 (6.03%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.55%) .NET
2 16 (13.79%) XML
3 14 (12.07%) Web Services
4 12 (10.34%) HTML
5 11 (9.48%) MAPI
6 10 (8.62%) J2EE
6 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET
7 9 (7.76%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (7.76%) Backbone.js
7 9 (7.76%) Django
8 8 (6.90%) CSS
9 6 (5.17%) SOAP
10 3 (2.59%) MDX
11 2 (1.72%) SAP XI
11 2 (1.72%) Middleware
11 2 (1.72%) JSP
11 2 (1.72%) HTML5
11 2 (1.72%) CSS3
12 1 (0.86%) WebSockets
12 1 (0.86%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Clustering
2 10 (8.62%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.76%) Open Source
3 9 (7.76%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.31%) Replication
5 4 (3.45%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle Exalytics
6 3 (2.59%) DTV
7 2 (1.72%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.72%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.72%) iPhone
8 1 (0.86%) FMCG
8 1 (0.86%) iPad
8 1 (0.86%) Wiki
8 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.72%) Windows
2 19 (16.38%) UNIX
3 15 (12.93%) Linux
4 10 (8.62%) Android
4 10 (8.62%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.17%) AIX
5 6 (5.17%) Solaris
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.72%) CentOS
7 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.90%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (31.03%) ETL
3 22 (18.97%) Migration
4 19 (16.38%) Data Modelling
5 14 (12.07%) Workflow
6 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.21%) Benchmarking
7 11 (9.48%) ITIL
8 10 (8.62%) System Testing
8 10 (8.62%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (7.76%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (7.76%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.76%) Content Management
10 8 (6.90%) Data Migration
11 7 (6.03%) Product Management
12 6 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (5.17%) High Availability
13 5 (4.31%) Data Architecture
13 5 (4.31%) Data Management
13 5 (4.31%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 69 (59.48%) SQL
2 29 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 22 (18.97%) C#
4 14 (12.07%) Java
5 13 (11.21%) PL/SQL
6 11 (9.48%) C++
7 10 (8.62%) VB.NET
7 10 (8.62%) Ruby
8 8 (6.90%) Shell Script
9 7 (6.03%) C
10 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
11 5 (4.31%) Perl
11 5 (4.31%) Korn
12 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.59%) Python
14 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.72%) ActionScript
14 2 (1.72%) VBA
14 2 (1.72%) VB
14 2 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (17.24%) Degree
2 11 (9.48%) MCTS
2 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (8.62%) MCSE
4 7 (6.03%) MCSA
4 7 (6.03%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (6.03%) MCSD
5 6 (5.17%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.17%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.34%) QA
2 10 (8.62%) SLA
3 8 (6.90%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.21%) VMware ESX
2 13 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.03%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (5.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.59%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.72%) vSphere
6 2 (1.72%) Postfix
7 1 (0.86%) NFS
7 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Puppet
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.72%) Nagios
3 2 (1.72%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.72%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.72%) WSUS
3 2 (1.72%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.72%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.72%) PureDisk
4 1 (0.86%) Munin
4 1 (0.86%) YUM
4 1 (0.86%) Foglight
4 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 52 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 35 (30.17%) Oracle
3 21 (18.10%) VMware
4 9 (7.76%) IBM
4 9 (7.76%) Demandware
4 9 (7.76%) Business Objects
4 9 (7.76%) SAP
5 6 (5.17%) EMC
5 6 (5.17%) Hyperion
6 5 (4.31%) Fujitsu
7 3 (2.59%) Teradata
7 3 (2.59%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.59%) HP
8 2 (1.72%) BEA
9 1 (0.86%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.86%) Google
9 1 (0.86%) Dell
9 1 (0.86%) Citrix
9 1 (0.86%) TIBCO
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Avis Budget Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Kainos
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago