The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 80 106 101
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 15 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.35% 1.40% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.55% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 27
Median salary £48,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £32,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Performance Tuning
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
947 1545 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.24% 89.83% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1257 1318
Median salary £39,250 £41,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.26% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Cheshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +10 6 £36,000 -10.00%
Knutsford +23 3 £55,000 +69.23%
Chester +14 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Wilmslow -9 1 £40,000 -
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) ETL
3 15 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (54.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (33.33%) Replication
8 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (25.00%) Ab Initio
9 6 (25.00%) Control-M
9 6 (25.00%) Data Management
9 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Data Quality
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (25.00%) Data Lineage
10 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (20.83%) Analytics
10 5 (20.83%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
11 4 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
11 4 (16.67%) Star Schema
11 4 (16.67%) Clustering
11 4 (16.67%) Finance
11 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 4 (16.67%) High Availability
11 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
8 4 (16.67%) Star Schema
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
10 1 (4.17%) Big Data
10 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (4.17%) QlikView
10 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) DBA
2 8 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 6 (25.00%) Ab Initio Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Designer
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Report Writer
6 2 (8.33%) Unix DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Database Developer
7 1 (4.17%) ETL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) JSON
1 2 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Replication
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ETL
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (25.00%) Data Lineage
3 6 (25.00%) Data Management
3 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (16.67%) High Availability
5 4 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (12.50%) Database Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) Change Control
7 2 (8.33%) Database Security
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) ETL Development
7 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) OCP
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Control-M
2 2 (8.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Ab Initio
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Cognizant