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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 11 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 27 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.11% 0.73% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.92% 0.90% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
181 111 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 87.86% 81.02% 79.11%
Number of salaries quoted 144 60 169
Average salary £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (90.32%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (54.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (54.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (48.39%) Clustering
3 15 (48.39%) Replication
3 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (48.39%) Database Mirroring
3 15 (48.39%) T-SQL
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2000
3 15 (48.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
4 12 (38.71%) Oracle
4 12 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (35.48%) UNIX
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (35.48%) OLAP
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle OWB
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) SAPscript
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.45%) ABAP
7 2 (6.45%) SAP
7 2 (6.45%) MS Excel

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (48.39%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (35.48%) OLAP
4 11 (35.48%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (35.48%) Oracle OWB
4 11 (35.48%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) LSMW
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Database Manager
2 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (6.45%) SAP Business Analyst
2 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
2 2 (6.45%) Developer
2 2 (6.45%) Analyst
3 1 (3.23%) DBA
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (6.45%) BAPI
1 2 (6.45%) SAP XI
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Basis
1 2 (6.45%) SAP ALE
2 1 (3.23%) MDX
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Replication
1 15 (48.39%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (48.39%) Database Mirroring
2 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) SDLC
3 2 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) T-SQL
2 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
3 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.45%) ABAP
4 2 (6.45%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft