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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 95 99 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 17 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 0.53% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.63% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 9
Average salary £77,250 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.75% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £45,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,550 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1406 1266 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.43% 84.57% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 892 839 641
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Oracle
3 17 (53.13%) UNIX
4 14 (43.75%) Python
4 14 (43.75%) Perl
4 14 (43.75%) Apache
5 13 (40.63%) SQL
5 13 (40.63%) Finance
5 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (37.50%) Migration
6 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 12 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 11 (34.38%) VMware
8 10 (31.25%) Data Migration
8 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (31.25%) Cognos
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
9 9 (28.13%) Puppet
9 9 (28.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
9 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
9 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
10 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 8 (25.00%) Banking
10 8 (25.00%) Ansible
11 7 (21.88%) Analytics
11 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (21.88%) Capistrano
11 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
11 7 (21.88%) SAS

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 14 (43.75%) Apache
2 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
2 7 (21.88%) JBoss
2 7 (21.88%) SAS
3 5 (15.63%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
1 5 (15.63%) SPSS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) HFM
1 5 (15.63%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (15.63%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (15.63%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) NAS
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
3 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
3 9 (28.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
4 6 (18.75%) DB2
4 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
4 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 5 (15.63%) Hyperion Smart View
5 5 (15.63%) Essbase
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (15.63%) HBase
5 5 (15.63%) Mahout
5 5 (15.63%) Big Data
5 5 (15.63%) Sqoop
5 5 (15.63%) Triplestore
5 5 (15.63%) Apache Hive
5 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (15.63%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (15.63%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Administrator
2 8 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Data Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) DBA
4 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Hyperion Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Database Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Database Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
1 5 (15.63%) MLlib
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) XSLT
2 1 (3.13%) XHTML
2 1 (3.13%) JMS
2 1 (3.13%) JSF
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
2 1 (3.13%) EJB
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) JDBC
2 1 (3.13%) JSP
2 1 (3.13%) Servlets
2 1 (3.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) UNIX
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Migration
1 12 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (31.25%) Data Migration
3 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
4 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (21.88%) Analytics
5 6 (18.75%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) MapReduce
6 5 (15.63%) Open Source
6 5 (15.63%) ERP
6 5 (15.63%) ETL
6 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (15.63%) Business Development
7 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (6.25%) High Availability
9 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (3.13%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Perl
1 14 (43.75%) Python
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (21.88%) Java
5 5 (15.63%) PHP
5 5 (15.63%) R
6 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Apache Flume
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (28.13%) Puppet
3 8 (25.00%) Ansible
4 7 (21.88%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Cognos
4 6 (18.75%) F5
5 5 (15.63%) Vertica
5 5 (15.63%) Talend
5 5 (15.63%) Anaplan
5 5 (15.63%) Perforce
5 5 (15.63%) SAP
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.63%) Teradata
5 5 (15.63%) Netezza
5 5 (15.63%) Greenplum
5 5 (15.63%) Hyperion
5 5 (15.63%) Informatica
5 5 (15.63%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.25%) NetApp
7 2 (6.25%) Isilon
8 1 (3.13%) Sun