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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 149 154 140
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 96 110 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.56% 1.67% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.89% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 75 90 95
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £29,600 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5407 5835 6299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.00% 88.61% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4511 4830 5001
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -19 50 £52,500 +11.70% 4
Merseyside -1 19 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Cheshire +21 15 £48,750 +21.87% 1
Lancashire +10 6 £40,000 -
Cumbria +6 6 £42,500 +88.88%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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.

1 115 (80.99%) SQL
2 103 (72.54%) SQL Server
3 68 (47.89%) T-SQL
4 57 (40.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (35.21%) Replication
6 46 (32.39%) Microsoft
7 45 (31.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (30.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (21.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (20.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 28 (19.72%) Oracle
12 27 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (18.31%) Clustering
13 26 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 24 (16.90%) ETL
14 24 (16.90%) Linux
14 24 (16.90%) MS Excel
15 23 (16.20%) High Availability
16 22 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (14.79%) Migration
17 21 (14.79%) Disaster Recovery
17 21 (14.79%) Oracle Database
18 20 (14.08%) SC Cleared
18 20 (14.08%) Security Cleared
19 19 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (11.97%) Capacity Planning
21 15 (10.56%) SQL Server 2005
21 15 (10.56%) Shell Script
21 15 (10.56%) Data Modelling
22 14 (9.86%) NoSQL

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 7 (4.93%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.52%) CMS
3 5 (3.52%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.82%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.41%) IIS
6 1 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 24 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.70%) Force.com
4 1 (0.70%) Heroku
4 1 (0.70%) Office 365
4 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) HTTP
2 3 (2.11%) LDAP
3 2 (1.41%) SAN
4 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (72.54%) SQL Server
2 57 (40.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (31.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (30.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (21.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (20.42%) SQL Server 2014
7 26 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (14.79%) Oracle Database
10 15 (10.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (9.86%) NoSQL
11 14 (9.86%) Relational Database
12 13 (9.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (8.45%) RDBMS
13 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (7.04%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (7.04%) Riak
15 9 (6.34%) MongoDB
16 8 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
17 6 (4.23%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.11%) JDeveloper
3 2 (1.41%) JMeter
3 2 (1.41%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.70%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.70%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.70%) Subversion
4 1 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (5.63%) Finance
2 4 (2.82%) Law
3 3 (2.11%) Banking
4 1 (0.70%) Billing
4 1 (0.70%) Legal
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (57.75%) DBA
2 68 (47.89%) SQL DBA
3 36 (25.35%) Developer
4 32 (22.54%) Administrator
5 22 (15.49%) SQL Server DBA
6 16 (11.27%) SQL Developer
7 12 (8.45%) Oracle DBA
8 11 (7.75%) Senior DBA
9 9 (6.34%) Senior SQL DBA
10 8 (5.63%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.93%) Database Team Leader
12 6 (4.23%) Ab Initio Developer
12 6 (4.23%) Architect
12 6 (4.23%) Designer
12 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Developer
12 6 (4.23%) SSIS Developer
13 5 (3.52%) Siebel Administrator
13 5 (3.52%) Web Architect
14 4 (2.82%) Analyst
14 4 (2.82%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) XML
2 7 (4.93%) .NET
2 7 (4.93%) HTML
2 7 (4.93%) JSON
3 6 (4.23%) Web Services
4 5 (3.52%) CSS
4 5 (3.52%) jQuery
4 5 (3.52%) REST
4 5 (3.52%) SOAP
5 4 (2.82%) RESTful
6 3 (2.11%) J2EE
6 3 (2.11%) SAML
7 2 (1.41%) Android SDK
8 1 (0.70%) Cocoa
8 1 (0.70%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (0.70%) COM
8 1 (0.70%) Core Data
8 1 (0.70%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.70%) JAAS
8 1 (0.70%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (35.21%) Replication
2 26 (18.31%) Clustering
3 10 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.63%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.52%) iPad
8 3 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.11%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.70%) Animation
10 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.70%) Ontologies
10 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.90%) Linux
2 13 (9.15%) Unix
3 7 (4.93%) Windows
4 6 (4.23%) Solaris
5 4 (2.82%) AIX
6 3 (2.11%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.41%) Android
7 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.70%) CentOS
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (16.90%) ETL
3 23 (16.20%) High Availability
4 21 (14.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (14.79%) Migration
5 19 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (11.97%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (10.56%) Data Modelling
8 13 (9.15%) E-Commerce
9 12 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (8.45%) Database Tuning
10 11 (7.75%) Database Mirroring
10 11 (7.75%) Unit Testing
11 10 (7.04%) DevOps
12 9 (6.34%) Capacity Management
12 9 (6.34%) ITIL
12 9 (6.34%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.34%) MVC
13 8 (5.63%) Change Management
14 7 (4.93%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 115 (80.99%) SQL
2 68 (47.89%) T-SQL
3 15 (10.56%) Shell Script
4 13 (9.15%) C#
5 8 (5.63%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.23%) Java
6 6 (4.23%) Python
7 5 (3.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.52%) Ruby
8 4 (2.82%) C
8 4 (2.82%) C++
8 4 (2.82%) Perl
9 3 (2.11%) R
10 2 (1.41%) PHP
10 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.70%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (14.08%) SC Cleared
1 20 (14.08%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.04%) Degree
3 7 (4.93%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.11%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.70%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) QA
2 6 (4.23%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.52%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.93%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.82%) Ceph
4 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.70%) HDFS
5 1 (0.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (5.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (4.23%) Control-M
2 6 (4.23%) Puppet
3 5 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (1.41%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.70%) Ansible
6 1 (0.70%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.70%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 46 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.72%) Oracle
3 8 (5.63%) VMware
4 7 (4.93%) Ab Initio
5 5 (3.52%) Siebel
6 4 (2.82%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.82%) Tableau
7 2 (1.41%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.41%) Google
7 2 (1.41%) HP
7 2 (1.41%) Teradata
8 1 (0.70%) Apple
8 1 (0.70%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.70%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.70%) IBM
8 1 (0.70%) NetApp
8 1 (0.70%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.70%) SAP
8 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.70%) Talend
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