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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 114 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 7 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 1.37% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.76% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 15
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
1444 1138 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.09% 77.89% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 966 1018
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (57.14%) Oracle
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) UNIX
4 12 (42.86%) Migration
5 11 (39.29%) Apache
5 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
6 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
7 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
7 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
7 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
9 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
10 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (21.43%) Java
10 6 (21.43%) J2EE
10 6 (21.43%) ITIL
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (17.86%) Open Source
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (17.86%) Solaris
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (17.86%) Release Management
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (14.29%) Replication

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (39.29%) Apache
1 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
2 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 4 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (7.14%) OpenEdge
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Intranet
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) OSPF
2 1 (3.57%) BGP
2 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.57%) TACACS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) SSH
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) RIP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
2 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (7.14%) Essbase
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (7.14%) Hazelcast
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Toad
2 2 (7.14%) NetBeans
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Ant
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) DBA
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (25.00%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Java Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Teradata DBA
7 1 (3.57%) ETL Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) J2EE
2 4 (14.29%) Middleware
3 2 (7.14%) JMX
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
3 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (7.14%) Mustache
3 2 (7.14%) JSP
3 2 (7.14%) SOAP
3 2 (7.14%) Struts
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) DOM
3 2 (7.14%) XSLT
3 2 (7.14%) JMS
3 2 (7.14%) JavaBeans
3 2 (7.14%) JAXB
3 2 (7.14%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Open Source
2 4 (14.29%) Replication
2 4 (14.29%) Statistics
3 3 (10.71%) VAX
4 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.14%) Clustering
4 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Wiki
5 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) UNIX
3 5 (17.86%) Solaris
4 4 (14.29%) Windows
4 4 (14.29%) VMS
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Migration
2 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (17.86%) Release Management
6 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.71%) ETL
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) Service Management
8 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) UML
8 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.14%) Web Design
8 2 (7.14%) Information Security
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
3 6 (21.43%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.14%) XPath
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) MCTS
1 3 (10.71%) MCITP
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) OCP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Hyperion
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Teradata
4 1 (3.57%) Talend
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago