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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 133 82 103
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +21
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 53 76 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.39% 2.87% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 3.33% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 58
Average salary £50,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.60% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,100 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £50,000
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
3234 2284 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.90% 86.38% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2426 1793 1937
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £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 19 September 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 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 92 (75.41%) SQL Server
2 64 (52.46%) SQL
3 53 (43.44%) T-SQL
4 49 (40.16%) Oracle
5 48 (39.34%) MySQL
6 39 (31.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (30.33%) MS Excel
8 35 (28.69%) Oracle Database
9 33 (27.05%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (26.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (24.59%) Windows
11 30 (24.59%) Linux
11 30 (24.59%) Informix
12 27 (22.13%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (20.49%) Shell Script
13 25 (20.49%) ETL
14 23 (18.85%) SAN
14 23 (18.85%) VMware
14 23 (18.85%) Riak
14 23 (18.85%) EnterpriseDB
15 22 (18.03%) N-Tier
15 22 (18.03%) E-Commerce
16 21 (17.21%) Microsoft
16 21 (17.21%) Red Hat
16 21 (17.21%) Relational Database
16 21 (17.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (16.39%) Firewall
18 19 (15.57%) Finance
18 19 (15.57%) Project Management
18 19 (15.57%) Business Intelligence

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (15.57%) Apache
2 7 (5.74%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.46%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.82%) CMS
5 1 (0.82%) IIS
5 1 (0.82%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (30.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.85%) SAN
2 20 (16.39%) Firewall
3 19 (15.57%) NAS
4 16 (13.11%) Internet
5 12 (9.84%) DNS
6 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.64%) HTTP
8 1 (0.82%) MPLS
8 1 (0.82%) VPN
8 1 (0.82%) ISDN
8 1 (0.82%) VoIP
8 1 (0.82%) WAN
8 1 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.82%) IPsec
8 1 (0.82%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (75.41%) SQL Server
2 48 (39.34%) MySQL
3 39 (31.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (28.69%) Oracle Database
5 33 (27.05%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (26.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (24.59%) Informix
8 27 (22.13%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (18.85%) Riak
10 21 (17.21%) Relational Database
11 19 (15.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (14.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (12.30%) RDBMS
14 11 (9.02%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (7.38%) Redis
16 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
17 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 10g
18 3 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
18 3 (2.46%) DTS
Development Applications
1 16 (13.11%) Subversion
2 7 (5.74%) JIRA
2 7 (5.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.74%) Hudson
2 7 (5.74%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.82%) ERwin
General
1 19 (15.57%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Games
3 3 (2.46%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 74 (60.66%) DBA
2 40 (32.79%) Administrator
3 33 (27.05%) Oracle DBA
4 27 (22.13%) SQL DBA
5 22 (18.03%) Developer
6 18 (14.75%) SQL Developer
7 13 (10.66%) SQL Server DBA
8 11 (9.02%) Senior DBA
9 9 (7.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (5.74%) Engineering Manager
11 7 (5.74%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
12 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Developer
13 4 (3.28%) Server Administrator
13 4 (3.28%) Analyst
14 3 (2.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 3 (2.46%) ETL Developer
15 2 (1.64%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.66%) .NET
2 10 (8.20%) Middleware
3 7 (5.74%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle Streams
5 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.64%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.82%) HTML
6 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.82%) CSS
6 1 (0.82%) jQuery
6 1 (0.82%) LAMP
6 1 (0.82%) Ajax
6 1 (0.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) N-Tier
2 16 (13.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 16 (13.11%) IBM XIV
3 15 (12.30%) Clustering
4 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.20%) Replication
5 9 (7.38%) Statistics
6 8 (6.56%) Management Information System
7 7 (5.74%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.46%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (1.64%) Data Conversion
9 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.82%) IVR
10 1 (0.82%) VSAM
10 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.59%) Windows
1 30 (24.59%) Linux
2 21 (17.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (10.66%) UNIX
4 9 (7.38%) Solaris
5 5 (4.10%) HPUX
6 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.82%) CentOS
7 1 (0.82%) zOS
7 1 (0.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.49%) ETL
2 22 (18.03%) E-Commerce
3 19 (15.57%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (15.57%) Project Management
4 18 (14.75%) Load Balancing
5 17 (13.93%) Performance Management
6 16 (13.11%) ITIL
7 15 (12.30%) Line Management
8 13 (10.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (8.20%) Change Management
10 9 (7.38%) Data Analysis
10 9 (7.38%) High Availability
10 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.74%) Capacity Management
11 7 (5.74%) Network Architecture
11 7 (5.74%) Release Management
11 7 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.92%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (4.10%) Data Modelling
14 4 (3.28%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 64 (52.46%) SQL
2 53 (43.44%) T-SQL
3 25 (20.49%) Shell Script
4 17 (13.93%) PHP
5 16 (13.11%) Bash Shell
5 16 (13.11%) Perl
6 7 (5.74%) VBA
7 6 (4.92%) C#
8 3 (2.46%) VB
9 2 (1.64%) Java
9 2 (1.64%) Python
9 2 (1.64%) Jython
9 2 (1.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.82%) C++
10 1 (0.82%) COBOL
10 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (6.56%) CCNP
2 8 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (6.56%) Degree
3 7 (5.74%) CCDE
3 7 (5.74%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (5.74%) CCIE
3 7 (5.74%) CCSP
3 7 (5.74%) CISSP
4 2 (1.64%) VCAP
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.82%) MCITP
5 1 (0.82%) MCSE
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (13.93%) vSphere
2 11 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.38%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.38%) Squid
4 8 (6.56%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (5.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (4.92%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.82%) XenApp
8 1 (0.82%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 16 (13.11%) Nagios
1 16 (13.11%) Opsview
2 7 (5.74%) NetBackup
2 7 (5.74%) Cacti
2 7 (5.74%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (5.74%) Puppet
3 6 (4.92%) Data Guard
4 3 (2.46%) HP SIM
4 3 (2.46%) HP NNM
4 3 (2.46%) OpenView
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 49 (40.16%) Oracle
2 23 (18.85%) VMware
2 23 (18.85%) EnterpriseDB
3 21 (17.21%) Red Hat
3 21 (17.21%) Microsoft
4 16 (13.11%) IBM
5 14 (11.48%) HP
6 10 (8.20%) Cisco
7 9 (7.38%) Veritas
8 8 (6.56%) F5
8 8 (6.56%) Symantec
9 7 (5.74%) NetApp
9 7 (5.74%) Riverbed
9 7 (5.74%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.64%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.64%) Siebel
11 1 (0.82%) Citrix
11 1 (0.82%) Avaya
11 1 (0.82%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.82%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago