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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 115 103 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 71 69 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.93% 2.20% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.62% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 63 40 52
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,576
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.04%
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
3211 2637 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.16% 84.17% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2443 2079 1821
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 November 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Leeds

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 109 (77.30%) SQL Server
2 84 (59.57%) SQL
3 55 (39.01%) T-SQL
4 53 (37.59%) MySQL
5 48 (34.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 45 (31.91%) Data Warehouse
7 43 (30.50%) Oracle
8 40 (28.37%) MS Excel
9 36 (25.53%) Finance
10 35 (24.82%) ETL
11 34 (24.11%) Relational Database
12 33 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 33 (23.40%) Windows
13 32 (22.70%) Informix
13 32 (22.70%) ITIL
14 31 (21.99%) SAN
14 31 (21.99%) Oracle Database
15 29 (20.57%) Linux
16 28 (19.86%) VMware
17 27 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
17 27 (19.15%) Replication
17 27 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 27 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
18 24 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 24 (17.02%) Red Hat
18 24 (17.02%) Shell Script
19 23 (16.31%) Firewall
19 23 (16.31%) PHP
19 23 (16.31%) Apache
19 23 (16.31%) RDBMS

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 23 (16.31%) Apache
2 13 (9.22%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.13%) Node.js
4 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) Lync
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.71%) IIS
5 1 (0.71%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (28.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.99%) SAN
2 23 (16.31%) Firewall
3 22 (15.60%) Internet
4 20 (14.18%) NAS
5 18 (12.77%) DNS
6 4 (2.84%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.13%) FWSM
7 3 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.71%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.71%) MPLS
8 1 (0.71%) VPN
8 1 (0.71%) ISDN
8 1 (0.71%) VoIP
8 1 (0.71%) WAN
8 1 (0.71%) IPsec
8 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (77.30%) SQL Server
2 53 (37.59%) MySQL
3 48 (34.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (31.91%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (24.11%) Relational Database
6 33 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (22.70%) Informix
8 31 (21.99%) Oracle Database
9 27 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (16.31%) RDBMS
10 23 (16.31%) Riak
11 16 (11.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (11.35%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (8.51%) Redis
13 7 (4.96%) VLDB
14 5 (3.55%) DTS
15 4 (2.84%) Data Mining
16 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.77%) Subversion
2 13 (9.22%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.38%) JIRA
4 8 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.26%) Hudson
6 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (25.53%) Finance
2 15 (10.64%) Retail
3 9 (6.38%) Games
4 1 (0.71%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (55.32%) DBA
2 57 (40.43%) Administrator
3 29 (20.57%) Oracle DBA
4 26 (18.44%) SQL DBA
5 20 (14.18%) Senior DBA
6 16 (11.35%) SQL Developer
6 16 (11.35%) Developer
7 11 (7.80%) Consultant
7 11 (7.80%) SQL Server DBA
8 9 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.38%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.38%) Server Administrator
8 9 (6.38%) Senior SQL Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 6 (4.26%) Analyst
11 6 (4.26%) Engineering Manager
11 6 (4.26%) Backup Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.80%) .NET
2 9 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (5.67%) Middleware
4 7 (4.96%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.42%) CSS
6 2 (1.42%) HTML
7 1 (0.71%) LAMP
7 1 (0.71%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Streams
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.15%) Replication
2 22 (15.60%) Clustering
2 22 (15.60%) N-Tier
2 22 (15.60%) Management Information System
3 18 (12.77%) Enterprise Storage
3 18 (12.77%) IBM XIV
4 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.67%) Performance Metrics
4 8 (5.67%) Visualisation
5 7 (4.96%) Statistics
6 6 (4.26%) NHS
7 4 (2.84%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.42%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.71%) CMDB
9 1 (0.71%) IVR
9 1 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.40%) Windows
2 29 (20.57%) Linux
3 24 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (7.09%) Solaris
5 9 (6.38%) UNIX
6 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) HPUX
8 1 (0.71%) CentOS
8 1 (0.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.82%) ETL
2 32 (22.70%) ITIL
3 22 (15.60%) E-Commerce
4 21 (14.89%) Performance Management
5 20 (14.18%) Load Balancing
5 20 (14.18%) Project Management
6 18 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (10.64%) Line Management
7 15 (10.64%) Mentoring
8 13 (9.22%) Change Management
9 12 (8.51%) Data Analysis
10 11 (7.80%) Database Security
11 9 (6.38%) Configuration Management
11 9 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (5.67%) Release Management
13 7 (4.96%) Problem Management
13 7 (4.96%) Database Tuning
14 6 (4.26%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 84 (59.57%) SQL
2 55 (39.01%) T-SQL
3 24 (17.02%) Shell Script
4 23 (16.31%) PHP
5 18 (12.77%) Perl
5 18 (12.77%) Bash Shell
6 13 (9.22%) C#
7 9 (6.38%) VBA
8 6 (4.26%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.55%) VB
9 5 (3.55%) Java
10 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.84%) Python
10 4 (2.84%) Ruby
10 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.09%) CCNP
2 10 (7.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (6.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (6.38%) CCIE
3 9 (6.38%) CCSP
3 9 (6.38%) CISSP
4 6 (4.26%) Degree
4 6 (4.26%) CCDE
5 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.13%) MCITP
7 2 (1.42%) MCTS
7 2 (1.42%) VCAP
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.71%) MCSE
8 1 (0.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.71%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (16.31%) vSphere
2 13 (9.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.38%) Squid
3 9 (6.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.84%) Firmware
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.71%) XenApp
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.71%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (12.77%) Nagios
1 18 (12.77%) Opsview
2 15 (10.64%) NetBackup
3 9 (6.38%) Cacti
3 9 (6.38%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (4.26%) Puppet
4 6 (4.26%) ARCserve
4 6 (4.26%) SCDPM
5 4 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.13%) Data Guard
6 3 (2.13%) Salt
7 1 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.71%) SCCM
7 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (30.50%) Oracle
2 28 (19.86%) VMware
3 24 (17.02%) Red Hat
4 23 (16.31%) EnterpriseDB
5 18 (12.77%) IBM
6 17 (12.06%) Microsoft
7 14 (9.93%) HP
8 13 (9.22%) Symantec
9 11 (7.80%) Cisco
10 10 (7.09%) F5
11 9 (6.38%) SolarWinds
11 9 (6.38%) Veritas
12 6 (4.26%) NetApp
12 6 (4.26%) Veeam
12 6 (4.26%) Riverbed
13 1 (0.71%) Remedy
13 1 (0.71%) Tableau
13 1 (0.71%) Citrix
13 1 (0.71%) Avaya
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 23 days ago