The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 50 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 69 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.43% 2.67% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.70% 3.60% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 54 28 12
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1030 889 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.10% 74.21% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 808 738 491
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Tuning
South East

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -11 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Malling - 10 £53,500 -
Chatham - 9 £50,000 - 1
Tonbridge - 3 £50,000 - 1
Maidstone -31 2 £52,500 +34.61%
Folkestone - 1 £40,000 -
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 139 (92.67%) SQL Server
2 137 (91.33%) SQL
3 104 (69.33%) T-SQL
4 96 (64.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 78 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (45.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 66 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 56 (37.33%) Business Intelligence
9 54 (36.00%) Data Modelling
10 49 (32.67%) Replication
11 45 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
12 44 (29.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 42 (28.00%) Clustering
14 41 (27.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 41 (27.33%) SQL CLR
15 30 (20.00%) Oracle
16 29 (19.33%) Finance
17 28 (18.67%) .NET
17 28 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (15.33%) Capacity Planning
19 22 (14.67%) Windows
20 19 (12.67%) Microsoft
21 18 (12.00%) N-Tier
21 18 (12.00%) Oracle Database
22 15 (10.00%) SaaS
22 15 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
22 15 (10.00%) Music Industry
22 15 (10.00%) OLAP
23 14 (9.33%) MS Excel
23 14 (9.33%) ETL

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.33%) IIS
2 2 (1.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.67%) Apache
3 1 (0.67%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 14 (9.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) Internet
2 6 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (0.67%) DHCP
3 1 (0.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (92.67%) SQL Server
2 96 (64.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 78 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 68 (45.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 66 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (29.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (27.33%) SQL CLR
7 41 (27.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 28 (18.67%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (12.00%) Oracle Database
10 15 (10.00%) OLAP
10 15 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (8.67%) MySQL
12 12 (8.00%) RDBMS
12 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
13 11 (7.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 9 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (6.00%) Big Data
14 9 (6.00%) DTS
15 5 (3.33%) BODI
Development Applications
1 10 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.67%) NUnit
4 1 (0.67%) Selenium
4 1 (0.67%) JSUnit
General
1 29 (19.33%) Finance
2 15 (10.00%) Music Industry
3 14 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.33%) Back Office
5 4 (2.67%) Legal
6 2 (1.33%) Banking
6 2 (1.33%) Retail
6 2 (1.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (49.33%) Developer
2 69 (46.00%) SQL Developer
3 65 (43.33%) DBA
4 56 (37.33%) SQL Server Developer
5 49 (32.67%) SQL DBA
6 36 (24.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 18 (12.00%) Administrator
8 12 (8.00%) Database Developer
9 11 (7.33%) SQL Database Developer
10 10 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (6.00%) Senior DBA
11 9 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (6.00%) Architect
12 6 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
13 5 (3.33%) Server Administrator
14 4 (2.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
15 3 (2.00%) Analyst
15 3 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 2 (1.33%) Junior
16 2 (1.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.67%) .NET
2 8 (5.33%) Web Services
2 8 (5.33%) XML
2 8 (5.33%) XSLT
3 6 (4.00%) EJB
3 6 (4.00%) XML Schema
3 6 (4.00%) JAXB
3 6 (4.00%) JMX
3 6 (4.00%) JSF
3 6 (4.00%) JAX-WS
4 4 (2.67%) HTML
5 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.00%) MSMQ
5 3 (2.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (2.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (2.00%) SignalR
5 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (2.00%) Dapper ORM
6 2 (1.33%) MDX
7 1 (0.67%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 49 (32.67%) Replication
2 45 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (28.00%) Clustering
4 18 (12.00%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.33%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.67%) HACMP
7 4 (2.67%) Blog
8 2 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.67%) Windows
2 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (6.00%) UNIX
3 8 (5.33%) Solaris
4 6 (4.00%) Linux
5 4 (2.67%) AIX
5 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.33%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (36.00%) Data Modelling
3 23 (15.33%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (9.33%) ETL
5 13 (8.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (8.00%) Validation
6 12 (8.00%) Data Validation
7 11 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.67%) Migration
9 9 (6.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.00%) Analytics
10 8 (5.33%) SOA
10 8 (5.33%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (5.33%) Change Management
11 7 (4.67%) Scrum
11 7 (4.67%) Load Balancing
11 7 (4.67%) Release Management
11 7 (4.67%) Database Security
12 6 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 137 (91.33%) SQL
2 104 (69.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.00%) Java
5 5 (3.33%) C#
6 4 (2.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.67%) Perl
8 1 (0.67%) VB6
8 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.33%) Degree
3 4 (2.67%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (2.00%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.67%) SRDF
4 2 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (4.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.33%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.67%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 30 (20.00%) Oracle
2 19 (12.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.33%) Sun
4 6 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.33%) Cognos
5 5 (3.33%) Informatica
5 5 (3.33%) Red Gate
6 4 (2.67%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.67%) EMC
6 4 (2.67%) IBM
7 3 (2.00%) Sybase
7 3 (2.00%) SunGard
8 2 (1.33%) Veritas
9 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 22 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 22 days ago
Tonbridge
IT HR
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Kent
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 26 days ago
Kent
IT HR
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 27 days ago