The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 93 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 8 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 2.01% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 2.37% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 9
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Performance Tuning
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1199 1013 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.40% 84.84% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 799 629 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (63.33%) Oracle
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 15 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (46.67%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (43.33%) Finance
5 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
6 12 (40.00%) Linux
6 12 (40.00%) RDBMS
6 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
7 11 (36.67%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (36.67%) UNIX
8 9 (30.00%) OLTP
9 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (23.33%) CRM
11 6 (20.00%) Informatica
11 6 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (20.00%) Database Tuning
12 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 5 (16.67%) Reference Data
12 5 (16.67%) Database Security
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (16.67%) Perl
12 5 (16.67%) BMC
12 5 (16.67%) CA
12 5 (16.67%) Compuware

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) HFM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (30.00%) OLTP
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.33%) OLAP
7 4 (13.33%) Big Data
7 4 (13.33%) NewSQL
7 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.33%) Essbase
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) DBA
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (26.67%) Administrator
3 8 (26.67%) Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) OBIEE Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (10.00%) Senior DBA
7 2 (6.67%) Ab Initio Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Developer
8 1 (3.33%) OBIEE Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) UNIX
3 5 (16.67%) zOS
4 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (23.33%) CRM
3 6 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 5 (16.67%) Database Security
4 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (10.00%) ETL
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Perl
4 4 (13.33%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) OCP
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Informatica
2 6 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (16.67%) BMC
3 5 (16.67%) CA
3 5 (16.67%) Compuware
3 5 (16.67%) Siebel
3 5 (16.67%) IBM
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.00%) Sun
6 2 (6.67%) Ab Initio
7 1 (3.33%) SAP
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Hyperion