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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 100 68 81
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% 2.31% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 2.74% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 8
Average salary £60,000 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
1245 1060 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.33% 81.11%
Number of salaries quoted 848 676 709
Average salary £41,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.75% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 23 (74.19%) Oracle
2 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 17 (54.84%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (54.84%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (51.61%) PL/SQL
5 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database
6 14 (45.16%) Finance
7 13 (41.94%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (38.71%) Relational Database
8 12 (38.71%) Linux
8 12 (38.71%) RDBMS
9 11 (35.48%) UNIX
10 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (29.03%) OLTP
11 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (25.81%) CRM
12 8 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (22.58%) PeopleSoft
13 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
13 7 (22.58%) Informatica
14 6 (19.35%) Oracle OWB
14 6 (19.35%) Siebel
14 6 (19.35%) Database Tuning
14 6 (19.35%) Oracle ODI
15 5 (16.13%) Reference Data
15 5 (16.13%) Database Security
15 5 (16.13%) Degree
15 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
15 5 (16.13%) ETL

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (16.13%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.45%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
Business Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) HFM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database
3 12 (38.71%) Relational Database
3 12 (38.71%) RDBMS
4 9 (29.03%) OLTP
4 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (12.90%) OLAP
8 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
8 4 (12.90%) Big Data
8 4 (12.90%) NewSQL
9 3 (9.68%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (3.23%) QlikView
10 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Games
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) DBA
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Administrator
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) OBIEE Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 5 (16.13%) Senior DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Ab Initio Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior DBA
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI Developer
7 1 (3.23%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Reference Data
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.45%) zOS
4 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.81%) CRM
3 6 (19.35%) Database Tuning
4 5 (16.13%) Database Security
4 5 (16.13%) ETL
4 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.23%) ERP
8 1 (3.23%) DRM
8 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) PL/SQL
3 5 (16.13%) Perl
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
1 5 (16.13%) OCP
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) PeopleSoft
2 7 (22.58%) Informatica
3 6 (19.35%) Siebel
4 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.68%) Sun
6 2 (6.45%) Ab Initio
6 2 (6.45%) Compuware
6 2 (6.45%) BMC
6 2 (6.45%) CA
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.23%) SAP
7 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.23%) Hyperion