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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 97 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 24 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.39% 1.99% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.37% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 12
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,550 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1504 1605 1303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.19% 83.99% 81.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1277 1035
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Chester -3 9 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Warrington +6 8 £40,000 - 2
Macclesfield - 2 £42,500 - 1
Wilmslow +1 1 - -
Knutsford -8 1 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 56 (82.35%) SQL
2 46 (67.65%) SQL Server
3 37 (54.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (54.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (51.47%) ETL
5 34 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 32 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (36.76%) Replication
8 25 (36.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (36.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (32.35%) Finance
10 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
10 21 (30.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (30.88%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (26.47%) Clustering
12 15 (22.06%) Oracle
13 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
15 10 (14.71%) Database Mirroring
15 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
16 9 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (13.24%) SLA
16 9 (13.24%) UNIX
16 9 (13.24%) Windows
17 8 (11.76%) Migration
17 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
17 8 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
17 8 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
17 8 (11.76%) Data Migration

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) SAN
1 2 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (67.65%) SQL Server
2 37 (54.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 37 (54.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (36.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 25 (36.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (30.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
7 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
8 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (7.35%) OLAP
9 5 (7.35%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (5.88%) MySQL
11 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
12 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (2.94%) JIRA
1 2 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Local Government
3 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) DBA
2 25 (36.76%) Developer
3 19 (27.94%) SQL DBA
4 10 (14.71%) SQL Developer
5 9 (13.24%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (11.76%) Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Administrator
8 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Applications Support
11 3 (4.41%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Specialist
11 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Developer
12 2 (2.94%) UNIX Specialist
12 2 (2.94%) UNIX Technical Specialist
12 2 (2.94%) Technical Specialist
12 2 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
12 2 (2.94%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) .NET
1 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.41%) SOAP
2 3 (4.41%) Web Services
2 3 (4.41%) Middleware
2 3 (4.41%) LAMP
2 3 (4.41%) Hibernate
2 3 (4.41%) jQuery
2 3 (4.41%) HTML
3 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.94%) RESTful
3 2 (2.94%) HTML5
3 2 (2.94%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.94%) WinForms
3 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.94%) MDX
3 2 (2.94%) WCF
3 2 (2.94%) WPF
3 2 (2.94%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.76%) Replication
2 21 (30.88%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (26.47%) Clustering
4 5 (7.35%) Visualisation
4 5 (7.35%) User Experience
5 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.88%) Statistics
6 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.94%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.94%) HP Superdome
6 2 (2.94%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) UNIX
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) AIX
3 3 (4.41%) Solaris
4 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.94%) HPUX
4 2 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) ETL
2 32 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.71%) Database Mirroring
5 9 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.76%) Migration
6 8 (11.76%) Data Migration
6 8 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (10.29%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.82%) Database Tuning
9 5 (7.35%) Workflow
9 5 (7.35%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity
10 4 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (82.35%) SQL
2 34 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (10.29%) Java
4 6 (8.82%) C#
4 6 (8.82%) VB.NET
4 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.94%) Perl
7 2 (2.94%) VBA
7 2 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.94%) Samba
2 2 (2.94%) HDFS
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
3 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.41%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Foglight
3 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.06%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) HP
4 4 (5.88%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.41%) VMware
5 3 (4.41%) Tableau
6 2 (2.94%) Vertica
6 2 (2.94%) Talend
6 2 (2.94%) IBM
6 2 (2.94%) Informatica
6 2 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.47%) Veritas
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.47%) Imperva
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Cognitive Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago