The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
England / North West
Rank 154 151 143
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 94 86 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.56% 1.52% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.73% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 81 75 114
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5437 4983 6108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.35% 88.23% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4509 4153 5093
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the North West

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the North West

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 56 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Cheshire +11 21 £40,750 -17.25% 2
Merseyside -5 13 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Lancashire - 5 £40,000 -
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 169 (84.50%) SQL
2 150 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 103 (51.50%) Microsoft
4 101 (50.50%) T-SQL
5 97 (48.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 95 (47.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 57 (28.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 54 (27.00%) Replication
9 50 (25.00%) Clustering
10 47 (23.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 46 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
12 43 (21.50%) Data Warehouse
13 41 (20.50%) Oracle
14 40 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 37 (18.50%) MS Excel
16 36 (18.00%) SQL Server 2014
17 35 (17.50%) High Availability
18 34 (17.00%) Linux
19 33 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
20 31 (15.50%) Analytical Skills
21 30 (15.00%) IIS
21 30 (15.00%) .NET
22 29 (14.50%) C#
23 27 (13.50%) Capacity Planning
24 26 (13.00%) Migration
25 25 (12.50%) Java
25 25 (12.50%) Web Services
25 25 (12.50%) SC Cleared
25 25 (12.50%) Security Cleared

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (15.00%) IIS
2 16 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 11 (5.50%) JBoss
3 11 (5.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (4.50%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.00%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.50%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.50%) CloudStack
7 3 (1.50%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 37 (18.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
2 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 40 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.50%) IaaS
3 7 (3.50%) PaaS
3 7 (3.50%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.50%) LDAP
2 6 (3.00%) Firewall
3 2 (1.00%) FTP
3 2 (1.00%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 97 (48.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (47.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (28.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (23.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (21.50%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (18.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 24 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 20 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (8.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 17 (8.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (7.50%) Oracle Database
12 13 (6.50%) Relational Database
13 11 (5.50%) MySQL
13 11 (5.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (5.00%) MongoDB
14 10 (5.00%) Riak
15 9 (4.50%) Hadoop
16 8 (4.00%) OLAP
16 8 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (11.00%) JIRA
2 21 (10.50%) Subversion
3 9 (4.50%) JDeveloper
3 9 (4.50%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.50%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.50%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.00%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.00%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.00%) JMeter
7 2 (1.00%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.00%) Selenium
7 2 (1.00%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (4.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.00%) Multimedia
3 7 (3.50%) Banking
4 3 (1.50%) Advertising
4 3 (1.50%) Marketing
5 2 (1.00%) Law
5 2 (1.00%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (49.00%) DBA
2 79 (39.50%) Developer
2 79 (39.50%) SQL DBA
3 47 (23.50%) Administrator
4 42 (21.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 31 (15.50%) SQL Developer
6 22 (11.00%) Senior Developer
7 20 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 19 (9.50%) SQL Server Developer
9 17 (8.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (8.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (8.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (8.50%) C# Developer
9 17 (8.50%) Senior .NET Developer
9 17 (8.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (8.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 17 (8.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (8.50%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (8.00%) Senior DBA
11 13 (6.50%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.00%) .NET
2 25 (12.50%) Web Services
3 20 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 20 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (9.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (9.50%) Entity Framework
4 19 (9.50%) XML
5 17 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 17 (8.50%) Ninject
5 17 (8.50%) REST
6 14 (7.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (4.50%) J2EE
7 9 (4.50%) SAML
8 4 (2.00%) SOAP
9 3 (1.50%) COM
9 3 (1.50%) WCF
10 2 (1.00%) jQuery
10 2 (1.00%) LINQ
10 2 (1.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (27.00%) Replication
2 50 (25.00%) Clustering
3 31 (15.50%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (11.00%) iPad
5 17 (8.50%) Mobile App
6 11 (5.50%) Data Protection Act
7 10 (5.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (4.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.00%) Linux
2 22 (11.00%) Windows
3 20 (10.00%) Unix
4 8 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.50%) AIX
6 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.50%) Solaris
9 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (17.50%) High Availability
4 33 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (13.50%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (13.00%) Migration
7 23 (11.50%) ETL
8 22 (11.00%) Statistics
9 21 (10.50%) MVC
9 21 (10.50%) TDD
10 19 (9.50%) Database Security
11 17 (8.50%) Data Modelling
11 17 (8.50%) Dependency Injection
11 17 (8.50%) Integration Testing
11 17 (8.50%) Performance Monitoring
12 16 (8.00%) ITIL
13 15 (7.50%) Business Continuity
13 15 (7.50%) Configuration Management
13 15 (7.50%) Database Tuning
13 15 (7.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 169 (84.50%) SQL
2 101 (50.50%) T-SQL
3 29 (14.50%) C#
4 25 (12.50%) Java
5 17 (8.50%) Shell Script
6 13 (6.50%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.00%) VBA
8 7 (3.50%) Python
9 6 (3.00%) PHP
10 4 (2.00%) R
11 3 (1.50%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.50%) Ruby
12 2 (1.00%) C
12 2 (1.00%) C++
12 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.00%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 25 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 25 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.00%) Degree
4 7 (3.50%) MCSA
5 2 (1.00%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (0.50%) MCITP
6 1 (0.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.50%) QA
2 7 (3.50%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.50%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.50%) Docker
2 5 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.50%) vSphere
4 3 (1.50%) Xen
4 3 (1.50%) XenServer
5 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.50%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (4.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 8 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (3.00%) Ganglia
3 6 (3.00%) Netcool
4 5 (2.50%) Packer
5 3 (1.50%) Ansible
5 3 (1.50%) Cobbler
5 3 (1.50%) Puppet
5 3 (1.50%) Terraform
5 3 (1.50%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.00%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.50%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.50%) Nagios
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 103 (51.50%) Microsoft
2 41 (20.50%) Oracle
3 17 (8.50%) PayPal
4 8 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.50%) Siebel
6 6 (3.00%) AppDynamics
6 6 (3.00%) VMware
7 5 (2.50%) Aquila
7 5 (2.50%) Splunk
8 3 (1.50%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.50%) EnterpriseDB
8 3 (1.50%) Facebook
9 2 (1.00%) HP
9 2 (1.00%) Tableau
9 2 (1.00%) Teradata
10 1 (0.50%) Cisco
10 1 (0.50%) Dell
10 1 (0.50%) Informatica
10 1 (0.50%) Juniper
10 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
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Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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Altrincham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
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360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
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