The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 88 79 76
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 13 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 1.32% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.57% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,750 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1240 1018 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.33% 84.06% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 830 639 614
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
Scotland

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 29 July 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 25 (60.98%) Oracle
3 22 (53.66%) Linux
4 20 (48.78%) UNIX
5 17 (41.46%) PL/SQL
6 16 (39.02%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (36.59%) Finance
8 14 (34.15%) Java
9 13 (31.71%) Shell Script
10 12 (29.27%) RDBMS
10 12 (29.27%) Big Data
10 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
11 11 (26.83%) Oracle EBS
12 10 (24.39%) Scrum
12 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (24.39%) JSON
12 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
12 10 (24.39%) JSP
12 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
12 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
12 10 (24.39%) Product Management
13 9 (21.95%) Web Services
13 9 (21.95%) Perl
13 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (21.95%) OLTP
13 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
14 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
14 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.20%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Photoshop
1 8 (19.51%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.44%) HFM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (29.27%) RDBMS
2 12 (29.27%) Big Data
2 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
3 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (21.95%) OLTP
5 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (12.20%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (12.20%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (9.76%) OLAP
8 4 (9.76%) NewSQL
8 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (4.88%) Informix
10 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
11 1 (2.44%) DB2
11 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Ant
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) PeopleTools
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 3 (7.32%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) DBA
3 9 (21.95%) Administrator
3 9 (21.95%) Java Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (14.63%) Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle BI Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Systems Programmer
7 4 (9.76%) OBIEE Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Programmer
8 3 (7.32%) Server Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Perl Developer
9 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Administrator
10 1 (2.44%) SQL DBA
10 1 (2.44%) Ab Initio Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) JSP
1 10 (24.39%) JSON
2 9 (21.95%) Web Services
3 8 (19.51%) XML
3 8 (19.51%) JMS
3 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
3 8 (19.51%) HTML
3 8 (19.51%) J2EE
3 8 (19.51%) CSS
3 8 (19.51%) jQuery
3 8 (19.51%) JPA
3 8 (19.51%) HTML5
3 8 (19.51%) PostGIS
3 8 (19.51%) Struts
3 8 (19.51%) Ajax
4 6 (14.63%) JDBC
5 2 (4.88%) Spring
5 2 (4.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) GIS
1 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
1 8 (19.51%) PKI
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 20 (48.78%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) zOS
4 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Scrum
1 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (24.39%) Product Management
2 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (19.51%) Automated Testing
3 8 (19.51%) Document Management
4 7 (17.07%) CRM
5 6 (14.63%) Database Tuning
6 5 (12.20%) Analytics
6 5 (12.20%) Database Security
6 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
6 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) ETL
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.88%) Use Case
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) PL/SQL
3 14 (34.15%) Java
4 13 (31.71%) Shell Script
5 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
6 9 (21.95%) Perl
7 8 (19.51%) Python
7 8 (19.51%) Ruby
8 2 (4.88%) Jython
9 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Adobe
3 7 (17.07%) PeopleSoft
3 7 (17.07%) IBM
3 7 (17.07%) Informatica
4 6 (14.63%) BMC
5 5 (12.20%) CA
5 5 (12.20%) Siebel
5 5 (12.20%) Compuware
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.32%) Sun
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.44%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) Remedy
8 1 (2.44%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.44%) Hyperion