The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 66 84 57
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 33 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.79% 2.01% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.42% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 13
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,800 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £57,000 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1044 1156 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.40% 82.81% 77.07%
Number of salaries quoted 691 751 405
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Glasgow

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 40 (80.00%) SQL
2 27 (54.00%) Oracle
2 27 (54.00%) PL/SQL
2 27 (54.00%) Oracle Database
3 26 (52.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (46.00%) UNIX
5 23 (46.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 23 (46.00%) Oracle RAC
6 19 (38.00%) Data Guard
7 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (34.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 15 (30.00%) Linux
8 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
9 14 (28.00%) Sybase
10 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
10 13 (26.00%) Windows
10 13 (26.00%) Data Modelling
10 13 (26.00%) Finance
10 13 (26.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 12 (24.00%) Performance Analysis
11 12 (24.00%) Validation
12 11 (22.00%) Banking
12 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (22.00%) Toad
12 11 (22.00%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (46.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (22.00%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
10 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
11 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (12.00%) Sybase ASE
12 6 (12.00%) MySQL
12 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
12 6 (12.00%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (12.00%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Toad
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) JUnit
3 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) DBA
2 26 (52.00%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (18.00%) Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Database Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Junior DBA
8 1 (2.00%) Junior Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.00%) Operations Support Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Junior
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (16.00%) XML
3 6 (12.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) CGI
4 2 (4.00%) Spring
4 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) J2SE
4 2 (4.00%) JMS
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.00%) Replication
2 6 (12.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) UNIX
2 15 (30.00%) Linux
3 13 (26.00%) Windows
4 6 (12.00%) Solaris
4 6 (12.00%) Windows NT
4 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Data Modelling
2 12 (24.00%) Validation
2 12 (24.00%) Performance Analysis
3 10 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (14.00%) ETL
5 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.00%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (12.00%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Web Development
6 6 (12.00%) Release Management
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Data Transformation
8 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.00%) TDD
9 3 (6.00%) Migration
9 3 (6.00%) Functional Programming
9 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
10 2 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) SQL
2 27 (54.00%) PL/SQL
3 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (18.00%) Perl
5 8 (16.00%) Java
6 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (12.00%) AWK
7 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (12.00%) Bourne shell
7 6 (12.00%) sed
7 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.00%) VBScript
8 4 (8.00%) C#
9 3 (6.00%) Scala
10 2 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (16.00%) OCP
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 26 (52.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (38.00%) Data Guard
3 17 (34.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Oracle
2 14 (28.00%) Sybase
3 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.00%) Vertica
3 6 (12.00%) MapR
4 5 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.00%) SAP
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.00%) Atlassian