The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 79 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 12 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.21% 3.79% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 4.71% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 23
Average salary £27,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Performance Tuning
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
807 934 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.43% 80.52% 74.46%
Number of salaries quoted 718 775 731
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Kent

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Kent

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone +1 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells -18 1 £22,500 -55.00%
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (39.29%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (35.71%) MVC
7 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 10 (35.71%) CSS
8 9 (32.14%) Windows
8 9 (32.14%) Degree
9 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
10 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 7 (25.00%) .NET
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (25.00%) SQL CLR
11 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (21.43%) Wealth Management
11 6 (21.43%) jQuery
11 6 (21.43%) Banking
11 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
11 6 (21.43%) Workflow
11 6 (21.43%) C#

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (25.00%) SQL CLR
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (7.14%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (7.14%) DTS
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
9 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) DBA
1 17 (60.71%) SQL DBA
2 15 (53.57%) Developer
3 13 (46.43%) SQL Server DBA
4 10 (35.71%) Administrator
5 7 (25.00%) Senior DBA
5 7 (25.00%) Senior SQL DBA
6 6 (21.43%) Server Administrator
6 6 (21.43%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Developer
6 6 (21.43%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Junior SQL Server DBA
7 4 (14.29%) Junior SQL Server Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Junior
7 4 (14.29%) Junior Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Junior DBA
8 3 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Graduate
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
2 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) jQuery
3 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) XML
4 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (35.71%) MVC
3 8 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (21.43%) Workflow
5 6 (21.43%) CRM
5 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
5 6 (21.43%) Wealth Management
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Database Tuning
8 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.14%) ETL
9 1 (3.57%) ITIL
9 1 (3.57%) OO
9 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) VB6
6 1 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Sybase
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas