The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 104 95 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 14 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 0.98% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.23% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 13
Average salary £45,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
Performance Tuning
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1405 1301 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.79% 79.72% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1130 1038
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Birmingham

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 24 (64.86%) Oracle
2 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 16 (43.24%) WebLogic
3 16 (43.24%) Apache
3 16 (43.24%) Tomcat
4 15 (40.54%) UNIX
4 15 (40.54%) RDBMS
4 15 (40.54%) Relational Database
5 14 (37.84%) SQL
5 14 (37.84%) Migration
6 12 (32.43%) Java
6 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
7 11 (29.73%) Shell Script
8 10 (27.03%) J2EE
8 10 (27.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (24.32%) Problem Management
9 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
9 9 (24.32%) Incident Management
9 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (21.62%) Middleware
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
11 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (18.92%) XML
11 7 (18.92%) Degree
11 7 (18.92%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
12 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
12 6 (16.22%) XPath

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (43.24%) Apache
1 16 (43.24%) Tomcat
1 16 (43.24%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.51%) JBoss
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (5.41%) OpenEdge
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Intranet
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) OSPF
2 1 (2.70%) BGP
2 1 (2.70%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.70%) TACACS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) SSH
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) RIP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) RDBMS
1 15 (40.54%) Relational Database
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (8.11%) Hazelcast
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (5.41%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Ant
1 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
1 6 (16.22%) NetBeans
1 6 (16.22%) Subversion
1 6 (16.22%) Maven
2 3 (8.11%) Toad
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) DBA
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (21.62%) Administrator
4 7 (18.92%) Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Java Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (10.81%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (10.81%) SQL DBA
7 4 (10.81%) Middleware Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Storage Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Web Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Web Support Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Teradata DBA
9 1 (2.70%) ETL Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) J2EE
2 8 (21.62%) Middleware
3 7 (18.92%) XML
4 6 (16.22%) DOM
4 6 (16.22%) XSLT
4 6 (16.22%) JMS
4 6 (16.22%) JavaBeans
4 6 (16.22%) JAXB
4 6 (16.22%) SAX
4 6 (16.22%) JSP
4 6 (16.22%) SOAP
4 6 (16.22%) Struts
4 6 (16.22%) Web Services
4 6 (16.22%) JMX
4 6 (16.22%) Spring
4 6 (16.22%) Backbone.js
4 6 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (16.22%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Client/Server
2 5 (13.51%) Open Source
3 4 (10.81%) Replication
3 4 (10.81%) Statistics
4 3 (8.11%) VAX
5 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) Wiki
6 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Linux
2 15 (40.54%) UNIX
3 5 (13.51%) Solaris
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (10.81%) VMS
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Migration
2 10 (27.03%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (24.32%) Incident Management
3 9 (24.32%) Problem Management
3 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.22%) Web Design
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) UML
4 6 (16.22%) SOA
4 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
4 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (16.22%) Build Automation
5 5 (13.51%) Release Management
6 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 4 (10.81%) Logistics
6 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) Shell Script
4 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
5 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.22%) Perl
5 6 (16.22%) XPath
6 3 (8.11%) Python
7 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.70%) VBA
8 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) MCTS
2 3 (8.11%) MCITP
3 2 (5.41%) OCP
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (8.11%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Teradata
5 1 (2.70%) Talend
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
Birmingham
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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Birmingham
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
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