The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 26 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 6 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.08% 5.19% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 5.97% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 14
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Performance Tuning
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
167 201 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.64% 87.01% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 148 126 262
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Chester

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Vertica
4 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (50.00%) OLTP
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) VLDB
5 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (37.50%) Replication
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
6 2 (25.00%) High Availability
6 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (25.00%) MCITP
6 2 (25.00%) MCTS
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (50.00%) OLTP
4 3 (37.50%) VLDB
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) MCTS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Vertica
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
2 1 (12.50%) Dundas
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago