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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 120 111 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -43
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 20 17 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 0.82% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.00% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 36
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
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
1940 1702 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.24% 82.06% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1549 1008
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 22 (68.75%) Oracle
3 17 (53.13%) UNIX
4 16 (50.00%) Linux
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 15 (46.88%) PL/SQL
6 13 (40.63%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
7 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 10 (31.25%) RDBMS
9 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
10 7 (21.88%) Clustering
10 7 (21.88%) Java
10 7 (21.88%) Windows
10 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (18.75%) Apache
11 6 (18.75%) ETL
11 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (18.75%) Microsoft

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
3 6 (18.75%) Apache
4 3 (9.38%) JBoss
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) OSPF
2 1 (3.13%) BGP
2 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.13%) TACACS
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) SSH
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) RIP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
3 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (31.25%) RDBMS
4 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle Discoverer
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (15.63%) Essbase
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Ant
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.13%) Toad
1 1 (3.13%) NetBeans
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) DBA
2 15 (46.88%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (25.00%) Administrator
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 5 (15.63%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Web Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Web Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Senior DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) J2EE
2 4 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (6.25%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) XSLT
4 1 (3.13%) JMS
4 1 (3.13%) JavaBeans
4 1 (3.13%) JAXB
4 1 (3.13%) SAX
4 1 (3.13%) JSP
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) Struts
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) XSD
4 1 (3.13%) DOM
4 1 (3.13%) JMX
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.13%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) Open Source
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Statistics
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) VAX
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) UNIX
2 16 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (15.63%) Solaris
6 3 (9.38%) AIX
7 1 (3.13%) HPUX
7 1 (3.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ETL
1 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Migration
1 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 4 (12.50%) Release Management
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.25%) SOA
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) E-business
4 2 (6.25%) High Availability
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Line Management
5 1 (3.13%) Coaching
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) PL/SQL
3 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) OCP
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCTS
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (6.25%) SCOM
1 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Hyperion
4 2 (6.25%) webMethods
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Netezza
5 1 (3.13%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.13%) Informatica
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) Software AG
5 1 (3.13%) Cognizant
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago