The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 138 82 102
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 45 78 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.18% 2.88% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 3.33% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 62
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Performance Tuning
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3230 2344 2385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.78% 86.62% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2422 1861 1969
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Leeds

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 94 (75.81%) SQL Server
2 66 (53.23%) SQL
3 54 (43.55%) T-SQL
4 49 (39.52%) MySQL
5 48 (38.71%) Oracle
6 40 (32.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (30.65%) Data Warehouse
8 36 (29.03%) MS Excel
9 35 (28.23%) Oracle Database
10 34 (27.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 31 (25.00%) Informix
12 30 (24.19%) Linux
13 29 (23.39%) Windows
14 27 (21.77%) ETL
14 27 (21.77%) PostgreSQL
15 25 (20.16%) Shell Script
16 24 (19.35%) SAN
17 23 (18.55%) VMware
17 23 (18.55%) Riak
17 23 (18.55%) Relational Database
17 23 (18.55%) EnterpriseDB
18 22 (17.74%) Finance
18 22 (17.74%) E-Commerce
18 22 (17.74%) N-Tier
19 21 (16.94%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
19 21 (16.94%) Firewall
19 21 (16.94%) Red Hat
19 21 (16.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 21 (16.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (15.32%) Apache
2 8 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 36 (29.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.35%) SAN
2 21 (16.94%) Firewall
3 20 (16.13%) NAS
4 17 (13.71%) Internet
5 12 (9.68%) DNS
6 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.81%) VPN
7 1 (0.81%) MPLS
7 1 (0.81%) ISDN
7 1 (0.81%) VoIP
7 1 (0.81%) WAN
7 1 (0.81%) HTTP
7 1 (0.81%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.81%) IPsec
7 1 (0.81%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (75.81%) SQL Server
2 49 (39.52%) MySQL
3 40 (32.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (30.65%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (28.23%) Oracle Database
6 34 (27.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (25.00%) Informix
8 27 (21.77%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (18.55%) Relational Database
9 23 (18.55%) Riak
10 21 (16.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (13.71%) RDBMS
13 12 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (7.26%) Redis
15 6 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
16 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (4.03%) Oracle Database 10g
17 3 (2.42%) VLDB
17 3 (2.42%) DTS
Development Applications
1 18 (14.52%) Subversion
2 8 (6.45%) JIRA
2 8 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.45%) Hudson
2 8 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.81%) ERwin
General
1 22 (17.74%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Games
3 4 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 74 (59.68%) DBA
2 43 (34.68%) Administrator
3 33 (26.61%) Oracle DBA
4 25 (20.16%) SQL DBA
5 21 (16.94%) Developer
6 18 (14.52%) SQL Developer
7 13 (10.48%) Senior DBA
8 11 (8.87%) SQL Server DBA
9 9 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (7.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Engineering Manager
10 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 8 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
11 5 (4.03%) Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Server Administrator
13 3 (2.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 3 (2.42%) ETL Developer
13 3 (2.42%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.87%) .NET
2 10 (8.06%) Middleware
3 8 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle Streams
5 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.81%) CSS
6 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.81%) HTML
6 1 (0.81%) jQuery
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.81%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.81%) LAMP
6 1 (0.81%) Ajax
6 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) N-Tier
2 17 (13.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 17 (13.71%) IBM XIV
3 15 (12.10%) Clustering
4 12 (9.68%) Replication
5 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (7.26%) Management Information System
7 8 (6.45%) Statistics
7 8 (6.45%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.42%) HP StorageWorks
8 3 (2.42%) Data Conversion
9 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.81%) IVR
10 1 (0.81%) VSAM
10 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.19%) Linux
2 29 (23.39%) Windows
3 21 (16.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.68%) UNIX
5 9 (7.26%) Solaris
6 4 (3.23%) HPUX
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) CentOS
8 1 (0.81%) zOS
8 1 (0.81%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.77%) ETL
2 22 (17.74%) E-Commerce
3 21 (16.94%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (16.13%) Project Management
5 19 (15.32%) Load Balancing
6 18 (14.52%) Performance Management
6 18 (14.52%) ITIL
7 17 (13.71%) Line Management
8 11 (8.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (8.87%) Data Analysis
9 10 (8.06%) Change Management
9 10 (8.06%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.45%) Network Architecture
10 8 (6.45%) Release Management
10 8 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.65%) High Availability
12 6 (4.84%) Capacity Management
13 5 (4.03%) Database Security
13 5 (4.03%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (4.03%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 66 (53.23%) SQL
2 54 (43.55%) T-SQL
3 25 (20.16%) Shell Script
4 18 (14.52%) PHP
5 17 (13.71%) Bash Shell
5 17 (13.71%) Perl
6 8 (6.45%) VBA
7 7 (5.65%) C#
8 4 (3.23%) VB
9 3 (2.42%) Java
10 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.81%) C++
10 1 (0.81%) COBOL
10 1 (0.81%) C
10 1 (0.81%) Python
10 1 (0.81%) Jython
10 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 10 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.26%) CCNP
2 9 (7.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (6.45%) CCDE
3 8 (6.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (6.45%) CCIE
3 8 (6.45%) CCSP
3 8 (6.45%) CISSP
4 6 (4.84%) Degree
5 2 (1.61%) VCAP
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.81%) MCITP
6 1 (0.81%) MCSE
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.81%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (14.52%) vSphere
2 12 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.26%) Squid
4 8 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (5.65%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (5.65%) Active Directory
6 6 (4.84%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.61%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.81%) XenApp
8 1 (0.81%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 17 (13.71%) Nagios
1 17 (13.71%) Opsview
2 8 (6.45%) NetBackup
2 8 (6.45%) Cacti
2 8 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (6.45%) Puppet
3 6 (4.84%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.61%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.61%) HP NNM
4 2 (1.61%) OpenView
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 48 (38.71%) Oracle
2 23 (18.55%) VMware
2 23 (18.55%) EnterpriseDB
3 21 (16.94%) Red Hat
3 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
4 17 (13.71%) IBM
5 14 (11.29%) HP
6 11 (8.87%) Cisco
7 9 (7.26%) Symantec
7 9 (7.26%) Veritas
7 9 (7.26%) F5
8 8 (6.45%) NetApp
8 8 (6.45%) Riverbed
8 8 (6.45%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.81%) Brocade
9 1 (0.81%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.81%) Siebel
9 1 (0.81%) Citrix
9 1 (0.81%) Avaya
9 1 (0.81%) Hyperion
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago