The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 49 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 4 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.09% 4.74% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 5.66% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 2
Average salary £44,000 £38,000 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -40.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
Performance Tuning
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
307 459 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 83.65% 83.76% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 267 393 235
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Leicester

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (95.65%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Thin Client
3 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Fat Client
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Aerospace
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (21.74%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) MCSE
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
6 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) High Availability
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 4 (17.39%) MCSM
7 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.04%) C
7 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
8 2 (8.70%) Java
8 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (8.70%) ETL
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.70%) MVC
8 2 (8.70%) Replication

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
1 1 (4.35%) Drupal
1 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (26.09%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.70%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) DBA
1 17 (73.91%) SQL DBA
2 14 (60.87%) Administrator
3 7 (30.43%) Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Thin Client
1 8 (34.78%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Life Science
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
1 4 (17.39%) High Availability
2 2 (8.70%) ETL
2 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 5 (21.74%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) C
5 2 (8.70%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certified Master
1 4 (17.39%) MCSM