The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 70 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 4 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.48% 4.27% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 5.18% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 18
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
633 541 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 75.27% 82.60% 70.21%
Number of salaries quoted 451 449 449
Average salary £37,050 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the North East

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the North East

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Tyne and Wear -25 4 £41,000 +2.50%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 15 (75.00%) Oracle
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) MySQL
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (45.00%) ITIL
5 7 (35.00%) SUSE
5 7 (35.00%) Apache
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Solaris
5 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (30.00%) Replication
6 6 (30.00%) Clustering
7 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 5 (25.00%) UNIX
7 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) Tivoli
8 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (20.00%) Project Management
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) IBM
9 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) Subversion
9 3 (15.00%) Network Design
9 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
9 3 (15.00%) Google

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (35.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) MySQL
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JUnit
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) DBA
2 7 (35.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) SQL DBA
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (20.00%) Server Support
5 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Linux Support
5 4 (20.00%) Server Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Linux Server Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Web Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (10.00%) Administrator
7 2 (10.00%) Progress DBA
8 1 (5.00%) ERP Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
8 1 (5.00%) ERP Project Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Spring
1 3 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (15.00%) Django
1 3 (15.00%) Guice
1 3 (15.00%) REST
1 3 (15.00%) Play Framework
1 3 (15.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
1 6 (30.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) SUSE
2 7 (35.00%) Solaris
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Network Design
5 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Scala
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (15.00%) Nagios
2 3 (15.00%) Ganglia
2 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.00%) collectd
3 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Google
6 2 (10.00%) Progress
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) Epicor