The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 14 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 18 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.43% 3.18% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.25% 4.35% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 1
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Performance Tuning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 115 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 88.06% 73.25% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 88 91 122
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the Midlands

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
3 11 (57.89%) UNIX
4 10 (52.63%) OLAP
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (52.63%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle OWB
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle OLAP
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) Database Mirroring
5 7 (36.84%) Replication
5 7 (36.84%) Clustering
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (10.53%) Middleware
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) OLAP
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (52.63%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle OWB
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle OLAP
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Database Manager
2 2 (10.53%) DBA
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Replication
1 7 (36.84%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Database Mirroring
1 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.26%) High Availability
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) E-business
2 1 (5.26%) ERP
2 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) PL/SQL
3 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
3 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle