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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 134 115 109
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.41% 0.82% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.96% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 12
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2133 1568 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.50% 85.68% 83.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1256 1324
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (81.48%) SQL
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (33.33%) Linux
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) MySQL
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) HTML
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
7 4 (14.81%) jQuery
7 4 (14.81%) High Availability
7 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.81%) DNS
7 4 (14.81%) SLA
7 4 (14.81%) SOAP
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.81%) Replication
7 4 (14.81%) Clustering
8 3 (11.11%) C#
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 3 (11.11%) Unix
8 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (7.41%) LEMP Stack

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) nginx
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Magento
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (7.41%) CloudFront
1 2 (7.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (25.93%) MySQL
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (7.41%) Pentaho
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) DBA
2 16 (59.26%) Administrator
3 13 (48.15%) SQL DBA
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
2 4 (14.81%) SOAP
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.41%) Ajax
4 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
4 2 (7.41%) JSON
4 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (7.41%) LAMP
4 2 (7.41%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (7.41%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) Software Packaging
4 2 (7.41%) Symfony
4 2 (7.41%) WCF
4 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Clustering
1 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) IBM XIV
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) CentOS
4 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
2 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
2 4 (14.81%) High Availability
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Coaching
4 2 (7.41%) Line Management
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Business Development
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Kanban
5 1 (3.70%) Process Management
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) SDLC
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) Terminal Server
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Sysprep
2 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (7.41%) New Relic
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Tableau
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
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