The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 58 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 11 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.72% 1.32% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.64% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Performance Tuning
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
549 427 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.78% 80.72% 81.70%
Number of salaries quoted 456 326 415
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Coventry

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 26 (74.29%) SQL
2 19 (54.29%) UNIX
3 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 18 (51.43%) Oracle
4 17 (48.57%) Tomcat
4 17 (48.57%) Shell Script
5 15 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (37.14%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) IBM
7 10 (28.57%) Web Services
7 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
8 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.71%) Netezza
8 9 (25.71%) Korn
8 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (25.71%) C
8 9 (25.71%) Java
8 9 (25.71%) Solaris
8 9 (25.71%) LAN
8 9 (25.71%) WAN
8 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
8 9 (25.71%) SAN
8 9 (25.71%) CommVault
8 9 (25.71%) NetApp
9 8 (22.86%) Nagios
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (22.86%) Scrum

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 17 (48.57%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.86%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) LAN
1 9 (25.71%) WAN
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
1 9 (25.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) JUnit
1 8 (22.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) DBA
2 13 (37.14%) SQL DBA
3 11 (31.43%) Administrator
4 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) UNIX Team Leader
5 6 (17.14%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Senior SQL DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Junior DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Junior
8 1 (2.86%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Web Services
2 8 (22.86%) J2EE
2 8 (22.86%) JMS
2 8 (22.86%) EJB
2 8 (22.86%) Java EE
2 8 (22.86%) REST
3 2 (5.71%) Middleware
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) CSS3
4 1 (2.86%) WCF
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) XSD
4 1 (2.86%) XSLT
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) UNIX
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 9 (25.71%) Solaris
4 4 (11.43%) Windows
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (22.86%) Scrum
4 8 (22.86%) Kanban
4 8 (22.86%) Refactoring
4 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 5 (14.29%) People Management
6 1 (2.86%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
6 1 (2.86%) Data Transformation
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) EAI
6 1 (2.86%) SOA
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) Shell Script
3 9 (25.71%) Korn
3 9 (25.71%) C
3 9 (25.71%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) Python
4 8 (22.86%) Perl
4 8 (22.86%) Ruby
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) MCTS
1 7 (20.00%) MCITP
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) RHEV
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Nagios
1 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (22.86%) OpenNMS
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) IBM
3 9 (25.71%) Netezza
3 9 (25.71%) CommVault
3 9 (25.71%) NetApp
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) Veritas
6 1 (2.86%) webMethods
6 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.86%) Software AG
6 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) EMC
6 1 (2.86%) VMware