The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 22 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.70% 1.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 213 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.28% 74.22% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 65 160 105
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
England

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 25 July 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 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Exadata
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) OCP
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (66.67%) Middleware
3 6 (66.67%) SQLPlus
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Exalogic
3 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (66.67%) SQLPlus
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (11.11%) Essbase
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) DBA
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) OCP
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cognizant
2 1 (11.11%) Hyperion