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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 82 71 107
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +36
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 8 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.76% 2.71% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 3.02% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 41 8
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
855 1458 1473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.66% 89.94% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 726 1126 1100
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Wilmslow -1 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Warrington -2 2 £41,250 +3.12%
Knutsford +3 1 - -
Macclesfield 0 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) Finance
3 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
4 16 (51.61%) Relational Database
5 15 (48.39%) T-SQL
5 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (45.16%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (45.16%) Oracle
6 14 (45.16%) ETL
6 14 (45.16%) Oracle Database
7 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (38.71%) RDBMS
9 10 (32.26%) Replication
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (25.81%) Data Guard
10 8 (25.81%) Database Tuning
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (19.35%) Unix
12 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
12 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
12 6 (19.35%) OCP
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

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 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) Relational Database
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (45.16%) Oracle Database
4 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (38.71%) RDBMS
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (6.45%) Big Data
9 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
9 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
9 2 (6.45%) MySQL
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (6.45%) QlikView
10 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) DBA
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle DBA
3 13 (41.94%) SQL DBA
4 8 (25.81%) Developer
5 7 (22.58%) SSIS Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Database Developer
6 6 (19.35%) ETL Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Unix DBA
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Replication
2 6 (19.35%) N-Tier
3 5 (16.13%) Clustering
4 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ETL
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Database Tuning
3 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (19.35%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (19.35%) ETL Development
3 6 (19.35%) TDD
3 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
4 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (16.13%) High Availability
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.45%) Change Control
6 2 (6.45%) Database Security
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Machine Learning
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) T-SQL
3 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
3 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) OCP
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Data Guard
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Foglight
4 1 (3.23%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Imperva
2 2 (6.45%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (6.45%) Tableau