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 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 50 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 9 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.15% 3.07% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 3.63% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 5
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
367 331 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 87.59% 84.65% 81.49%
Number of salaries quoted 316 300 260
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £28,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,000
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 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 19 September 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 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (92.86%) SQL
3 22 (52.38%) T-SQL
4 16 (38.10%) .NET
5 14 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 13 (30.95%) C#
7 11 (26.19%) Fat Client
7 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (26.19%) Thin Client
8 8 (19.05%) Windows
9 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (16.67%) Aerospace
10 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (11.90%) Clustering
11 5 (11.90%) High Availability
11 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 4 (9.52%) Degree
12 4 (9.52%) Music Industry
12 4 (9.52%) Replication
12 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
12 4 (9.52%) MCSE
12 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.38%) OLTP
General
1 7 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (9.52%) Music Industry
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) DBA
2 23 (54.76%) SQL DBA
3 20 (47.62%) Developer
4 17 (40.48%) Administrator
5 13 (30.95%) C# Developer
6 10 (23.81%) SQL Developer
7 5 (11.90%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Thin Client
1 11 (26.19%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.90%) Clustering
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (11.90%) High Availability
3 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.76%) MVC
4 2 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (2.38%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 39 (92.86%) SQL
2 22 (52.38%) T-SQL
3 14 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 13 (30.95%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) C
5 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 4 (9.52%) MCSM
2 4 (9.52%) MCSE
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Northgate