The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 69 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 13 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.64% 1.84% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.30% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 9
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Performance Tuning
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
685 566 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 86.38% 80.28% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 590 508 458
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Leicestershire

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +4 9 £45,000 +18.42%
Market Harborough - 3 - -
Performance Tuning
East Midlands

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (94.12%) SQL
3 28 (54.90%) T-SQL
4 20 (39.22%) .NET
5 14 (27.45%) VB.NET
5 14 (27.45%) Thin Client
5 14 (27.45%) Fat Client
6 13 (25.49%) C#
6 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (21.57%) Aerospace
9 10 (19.61%) Windows
10 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (13.73%) Oracle
12 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
12 7 (13.73%) High Availability
12 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
13 6 (11.76%) MCSM
13 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certified Master
13 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
13 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
13 6 (11.76%) Degree
13 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
13 6 (11.76%) MCSE
13 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (9.80%) Clustering
14 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.84%) Lync
2 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
7 4 (7.84%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.84%) DTS
7 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.96%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
1 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (21.57%) Aerospace
2 4 (7.84%) Music Industry
3 3 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) DBA
2 28 (54.90%) SQL DBA
3 24 (47.06%) Developer
4 22 (43.14%) Administrator
5 13 (25.49%) C# Developer
5 13 (25.49%) SQL Developer
6 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
10 1 (1.96%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) .NET
2 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.84%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Thin Client
1 14 (27.45%) Fat Client
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
3 4 (7.84%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (13.73%) High Availability
3 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.88%) OOP
4 3 (5.88%) ETL
5 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.92%) MVC
6 1 (1.96%) OO
6 1 (1.96%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (1.96%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 48 (94.12%) SQL
2 28 (54.90%) T-SQL
3 14 (27.45%) VB.NET
4 13 (25.49%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) C
5 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) MCSE
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
1 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certified Master
1 6 (11.76%) MCSM
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Northgate