The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 96 84 104
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 23 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.29% 1.79% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.35% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 29
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1442 1321 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.01% 76.36% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1070 1594
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
North West

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 5 £40,000 - 2
Knutsford - 5 £50,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £38,750 - 3
Warrington -24 1 £52,500 +38.15% 3
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 37 (80.43%) SQL
2 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
3 24 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 21 (45.65%) Windows
6 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (34.78%) Clustering
8 15 (32.61%) Replication
9 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (26.09%) Oracle
11 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
12 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
12 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
13 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (21.74%) SAN
13 10 (21.74%) Finance
14 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (19.57%) Linux
14 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
14 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (17.39%) Degree
15 8 (17.39%) Database Security
15 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
15 8 (17.39%) .NET
16 7 (15.22%) Oracle RMAN
16 7 (15.22%) C#
16 7 (15.22%) Web Services

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) DHCP
2 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 24 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
6 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
7 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (13.04%) Data Mining
10 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (10.87%) OLTP
12 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (8.70%) MySQL
12 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
12 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
13 3 (6.52%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Back Office
4 2 (4.35%) Games
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) DBA
2 19 (41.30%) Developer
3 14 (30.43%) SQL Server DBA
3 14 (30.43%) SQL DBA
4 8 (17.39%) SQL Developer
5 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (10.87%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Administrator
8 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Wintel Specialist
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Server Administrator
10 2 (4.35%) Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
11 1 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
11 1 (2.17%) Support Engineer
11 1 (2.17%) Web Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) Web Services
3 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.87%) WCF
4 4 (8.70%) jQuery
4 4 (8.70%) .NET Remoting
4 4 (8.70%) WinForms
4 4 (8.70%) HTML
5 3 (6.52%) SOAP
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.52%) Ajax
5 3 (6.52%) REST
6 1 (2.17%) WF
6 1 (2.17%) XML
6 1 (2.17%) Middleware
6 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Clustering
2 15 (32.61%) Replication
3 6 (13.04%) NHS
3 6 (13.04%) Informatics
3 6 (13.04%) SystemC
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Firmware
5 1 (2.17%) HACMP
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) FMCG
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.35%) Tru64
5 2 (4.35%) AIX
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) Database Security
4 6 (13.04%) Analytics
4 6 (13.04%) Predictive Analytics
4 6 (13.04%) Migration
4 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.04%) ETL
5 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.52%) SOA
6 3 (6.52%) Change Management
6 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.52%) High Availability
7 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.17%) Web Development
8 1 (2.17%) Data Management
8 1 (2.17%) Scrum
8 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
4 7 (15.22%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) C
6 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.70%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) MCTS
2 2 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (15.22%) LiteSpeed
2 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) RHEV
3 1 (2.17%) GPFS
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCVMM
2 3 (6.52%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) HP
2 4 (8.70%) Dell
3 3 (6.52%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.52%) SAP
3 3 (6.52%) Cognos
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) EMC
5 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.17%) Facebook
5 1 (2.17%) Sybase
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