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 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 20 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.83% 1.57% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -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
102 188 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 85.00% 74.02% 61.03%
Number of salaries quoted 58 140 82
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) OCP
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) SQLPlus
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exalogic
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) SQLPlus
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (20.00%) Essbase
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) E-business
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) OCP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion