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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 74 105 90
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 46 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.71% 1.11% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 1.40% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43 10 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
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
1463 1431 1472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.31% 79.63% 79.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1056 1124
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +25 20 £40,000 - 2
Macclesfield - 9 £40,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 5 £37,500 -
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 -
Crewe -4 3 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £45,000 - 2
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 66 (76.74%) SQL
2 53 (61.63%) SQL Server
3 46 (53.49%) T-SQL
4 41 (47.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (41.86%) Replication
6 33 (38.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (37.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
9 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (27.91%) Finance
10 24 (27.91%) Oracle
10 24 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (26.74%) ETL
12 22 (25.58%) Clustering
12 22 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (22.09%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (18.60%) Windows
16 15 (17.44%) Java
16 15 (17.44%) OLAP
16 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
16 15 (17.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (16.28%) OLAP Cube
18 13 (15.12%) SC Cleared
18 13 (15.12%) Security Cleared
18 13 (15.12%) Statistics
18 13 (15.12%) Capacity Planning
19 12 (13.95%) PowerShell
19 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
19 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (4.65%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.33%) Apache
3 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (8.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) SAN
2 2 (2.33%) Wireless
2 2 (2.33%) LDAP
2 2 (2.33%) HTTP
2 2 (2.33%) SSL
2 2 (2.33%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (61.63%) SQL Server
2 41 (47.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (38.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (37.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (17.44%) OLAP
7 15 (17.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (16.28%) OLAP Cube
9 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database
9 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (9.30%) OLTP
10 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (8.14%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (5.81%) Big Data
13 5 (5.81%) MySQL
14 4 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.65%) Mercurial
2 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Law
3 4 (4.65%) Legal
4 3 (3.49%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.33%) Local Government
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.33%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.16%) Automotive
6 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (61.63%) DBA
2 33 (38.37%) SQL DBA
3 29 (33.72%) Developer
4 23 (26.74%) SQL Server DBA
5 11 (12.79%) Administrator
5 11 (12.79%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (9.30%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Support Specialist
7 6 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.65%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Consultant
10 2 (2.33%) UNIX Technical Specialist
10 2 (2.33%) Storage Consultant
10 2 (2.33%) Database Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Technical Specialist
10 2 (2.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 2 (2.33%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) Web Services
2 10 (11.63%) .NET
3 9 (10.47%) XML
3 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET
4 8 (9.30%) Middleware
5 7 (8.14%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.98%) HTML
6 6 (6.98%) WCF
6 6 (6.98%) jQuery
7 5 (5.81%) NHibernate
8 4 (4.65%) XSLT
8 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.65%) WF
8 4 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (4.65%) LESS
9 3 (3.49%) Java SE
10 2 (2.33%) LAMP
10 2 (2.33%) JSF
10 2 (2.33%) WinForms
10 2 (2.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (41.86%) Replication
2 22 (25.58%) Clustering
3 13 (15.12%) Statistics
4 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.81%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.81%) NHS
6 4 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (4.65%) User Experience
6 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.49%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.49%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.33%) HP Superdome
8 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) Windows
2 10 (11.63%) UNIX
3 9 (10.47%) Linux
4 3 (3.49%) Solaris
5 2 (2.33%) AIX
5 2 (2.33%) HPUX
6 1 (1.16%) Android
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.74%) ETL
3 19 (22.09%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (20.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (15.12%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (11.63%) Database Mirroring
7 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.47%) Business Continuity
8 8 (9.30%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.30%) Change Management
9 7 (8.14%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (8.14%) CRM
9 7 (8.14%) ITIL
9 7 (8.14%) Workflow
10 6 (6.98%) Migration
10 6 (6.98%) Automated Testing
10 6 (6.98%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.98%) Database Tuning
10 6 (6.98%) Capacity Management
11 5 (5.81%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 66 (76.74%) SQL
2 46 (53.49%) T-SQL
3 15 (17.44%) Java
4 12 (13.95%) PowerShell
5 9 (10.47%) C#
6 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.81%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.49%) VBA
9 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) SC Cleared
1 13 (15.12%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.30%) Degree
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (8.14%) Data Guard
3 6 (6.98%) Foglight
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 24 (27.91%) Oracle
3 6 (6.98%) Imperva
4 4 (4.65%) Hyperion
4 4 (4.65%) Vertica
5 3 (3.49%) Teradata
6 2 (2.33%) Cisco
6 2 (2.33%) HP
6 2 (2.33%) EMC
6 2 (2.33%) Brocade
7 1 (1.16%) Talend
7 1 (1.16%) Dundas
7 1 (1.16%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.16%) Tableau
7 1 (1.16%) Dell
7 1 (1.16%) Sybase
7 1 (1.16%) Ab Initio
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago