The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 133 113 48
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -65
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 49 71 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.24% 1.71% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.17% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 62 143
Average salary £51,250 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.41% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3182 3269 2941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.60% 78.56% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2568 2815 2569
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Manchester

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Manchester

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Wigan - 1 £42,500 -
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 105 (77.78%) SQL
2 83 (61.48%) SQL Server
3 64 (47.41%) T-SQL
4 51 (37.78%) Finance
5 46 (34.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (34.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (33.33%) Windows
7 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 37 (27.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (24.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 33 (24.44%) .NET
9 33 (24.44%) Oracle
10 32 (23.70%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (22.22%) Oracle Database
12 29 (21.48%) HTML
13 28 (20.74%) Linux
14 27 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 23 (17.04%) Degree
16 21 (15.56%) Retail
16 21 (15.56%) Java
16 21 (15.56%) Relational Database
17 20 (14.81%) JavaScript
17 20 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (14.07%) Web Services
19 18 (13.33%) UNIX
19 18 (13.33%) RDBMS
20 17 (12.59%) Windows Server 2003
20 17 (12.59%) VB.NET
20 17 (12.59%) C#
20 17 (12.59%) Agile Software Development

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (10.37%) WebLogic
1 14 (10.37%) Tomcat
2 10 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.41%) SAS
3 7 (5.19%) Apache
4 6 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.44%) Apache Pig
5 5 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (2.96%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.48%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.44%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) SAN
2 4 (2.96%) HTTP
3 3 (2.22%) NAS
4 2 (1.48%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.48%) WAN
4 2 (1.48%) VPN
4 2 (1.48%) Network Security
4 2 (1.48%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (61.48%) SQL Server
2 46 (34.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 46 (34.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (27.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (24.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 21 (15.56%) Relational Database
7 20 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (13.33%) RDBMS
9 14 (10.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (9.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (8.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (8.15%) NoSQL
13 7 (5.19%) DTS
14 6 (4.44%) Data Mining
14 6 (4.44%) OLAP
14 6 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (4.44%) Hadoop
14 6 (4.44%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (9.63%) Ant
1 13 (9.63%) Maven
2 9 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.67%) Mockito
2 9 (6.67%) Gerrit
2 9 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.67%) JUnit
2 9 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 7 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.96%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.96%) Toad
4 4 (2.96%) ERwin
4 4 (2.96%) Log4j
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.74%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 51 (37.78%) Finance
2 21 (15.56%) Retail
3 7 (5.19%) Marketing
4 3 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.48%) Back Office
5 2 (1.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (37.78%) Developer
2 48 (35.56%) DBA
3 32 (23.70%) SQL DBA
4 15 (11.11%) Administrator
4 15 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
5 14 (10.37%) Oracle DBA
6 13 (9.63%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Senior DBA
7 12 (8.89%) Senior SQL DBA
8 10 (7.41%) SQL Developer
8 10 (7.41%) Architect
9 9 (6.67%) Web Developer
10 8 (5.93%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Database Developer
11 7 (5.19%) Senior SQL Server DBA
11 7 (5.19%) Software Developer
12 6 (4.44%) Data Architect
12 6 (4.44%) Big Data Architect
13 5 (3.70%) Analyst
13 5 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.44%) .NET
2 29 (21.48%) HTML
3 19 (14.07%) Web Services
4 16 (11.85%) ASP.NET
4 16 (11.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (9.63%) EJB
5 13 (9.63%) XML
6 9 (6.67%) XSLT
6 9 (6.67%) WSDL
6 9 (6.67%) JAXB
6 9 (6.67%) JDBC
6 9 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 9 (6.67%) Spring
6 9 (6.67%) jQuery
6 9 (6.67%) Apache Wicket
6 9 (6.67%) JAX-WS
6 9 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
7 6 (4.44%) MapReduce
8 5 (3.70%) J2EE
8 5 (3.70%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Replication
1 16 (11.85%) Clustering
2 6 (4.44%) Open Source
3 5 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.96%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.96%) Telematics
5 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.48%) Statistics
5 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.74%) FMCG
6 1 (0.74%) Firmware
6 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.33%) Windows
2 28 (20.74%) Linux
3 18 (13.33%) UNIX
4 17 (12.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (2.96%) AIX
8 3 (2.22%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.48%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.48%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.48%) Solaris
9 2 (1.48%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.48%) CentOS
10 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.74%) VMS
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.70%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.85%) MVC
4 15 (11.11%) ETL
5 13 (9.63%) TDD
5 13 (9.63%) Scrum
5 13 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (7.41%) Database Tuning
6 10 (7.41%) Data Security
7 9 (6.67%) Web Development
7 9 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (6.67%) OO
8 8 (5.93%) ITIL
8 8 (5.93%) High Availability
8 8 (5.93%) Data Transformation
9 7 (5.19%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.19%) ERP
9 7 (5.19%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.19%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 105 (77.78%) SQL
2 64 (47.41%) T-SQL
3 21 (15.56%) Java
4 20 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.59%) VB.NET
5 17 (12.59%) C#
6 12 (8.89%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.15%) Shell Script
7 11 (8.15%) Perl
8 10 (7.41%) Python
9 9 (6.67%) XPath
10 6 (4.44%) R
10 6 (4.44%) PHP
11 1 (0.74%) JCL
Qualifications
1 23 (17.04%) Degree
2 13 (9.63%) HND
3 9 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.19%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (4.44%) MCSE
6 2 (1.48%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.48%) CCNA
6 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.48%) MCTS
6 2 (1.48%) MCITP
6 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.48%) VCAP
6 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 9 (6.67%) XenApp
2 9 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 7 (5.19%) XenServer
4 6 (4.44%) Apache Flume
4 6 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.22%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.74%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.70%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.48%) Puppet
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 33 (24.44%) Oracle
3 11 (8.15%) VMware
4 10 (7.41%) Citrix
5 9 (6.67%) NetApp
6 7 (5.19%) Teradata
7 6 (4.44%) Cisco
7 6 (4.44%) IBM
8 5 (3.70%) Hitachi
9 4 (2.96%) Juniper
9 4 (2.96%) SAP
9 4 (2.96%) Actimize
9 4 (2.96%) Veeam
9 4 (2.96%) Ab Initio
10 3 (2.22%) Cognos
11 2 (1.48%) Sybase
12 1 (0.74%) HP
12 1 (0.74%) EMC
12 1 (0.74%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.74%) Informatica
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £42000 - £51000 per annum + bonus + package + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago