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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 107 125 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 161 140 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.45% 1.96% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 2.38% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 132 98 133
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
5491 5894 5978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.67% 82.54% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4402 4769 4929
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Manchester +6 92 £46,000 +19.48% 11
Cheshire +30 51 £40,000 - 5
Merseyside +8 9 £40,000 +9.58% 5
Lancashire +2 6 £40,000 +26.98%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 207 (76.67%) SQL
2 147 (54.44%) SQL Server
3 128 (47.41%) T-SQL
4 96 (35.56%) Oracle
5 87 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (31.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 74 (27.41%) Finance
8 73 (27.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 71 (26.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 64 (23.70%) Oracle Database
11 63 (23.33%) Microsoft
12 60 (22.22%) Replication
13 55 (20.37%) Data Warehouse
14 52 (19.26%) SQL Server 2012
15 49 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
16 48 (17.78%) Clustering
17 47 (17.41%) Oracle Database 11g
18 45 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
18 45 (16.67%) Java
19 44 (16.30%) MS Excel
19 44 (16.30%) Windows
19 44 (16.30%) ETL
19 44 (16.30%) Mentoring
20 41 (15.19%) Web Services
21 40 (14.81%) .NET
22 38 (14.07%) XML
22 38 (14.07%) PowerShell
23 34 (12.59%) SOA
24 32 (11.85%) PL/SQL
25 31 (11.48%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 21 (7.78%) WebLogic
2 18 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.48%) IIS
6 4 (1.48%) CMS
7 3 (1.11%) SAS
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.74%) Apache
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 44 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (5.93%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (5.19%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (2.96%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (2.59%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (1.85%) Hyperion Planning
8 4 (1.48%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.74%) Oracle HRMS
10 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle AGIS
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle FAH
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.74%) SaaS
2 2 (0.74%) GitHub
3 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.70%) ATM
2 6 (2.22%) SAN
3 4 (1.48%) HTTP
3 4 (1.48%) DNS
4 2 (0.74%) SSL
4 2 (0.74%) Wireless
4 2 (0.74%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.74%) LDAP
5 1 (0.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (54.44%) SQL Server
2 85 (31.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (27.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (26.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 64 (23.70%) Oracle Database
6 55 (20.37%) Data Warehouse
7 52 (19.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 47 (17.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 31 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (9.26%) OLAP
10 25 (9.26%) Oracle Database 10g
11 20 (7.41%) OLAP Cube
12 19 (7.04%) MongoDB
13 17 (6.30%) NoSQL
14 15 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
15 14 (5.19%) Oracle9i Database
16 13 (4.81%) Oracle BI EE
17 12 (4.44%) Essbase
17 12 (4.44%) OLTP
18 11 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 17 (6.30%) Jenkins
3 15 (5.56%) Subversion
4 11 (4.07%) SoapUI
5 10 (3.70%) ClearCase
6 8 (2.96%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (2.22%) Ant
7 6 (2.22%) Maven
8 5 (1.85%) LSMW
9 4 (1.48%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.48%) Mockito
9 4 (1.48%) Hudson
9 4 (1.48%) Gerrit
9 4 (1.48%) JUnit
9 4 (1.48%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.74%) JIRA
10 2 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 74 (27.41%) Finance
2 19 (7.04%) Retail
3 14 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.44%) Billing
4 12 (4.44%) Banking
5 8 (2.96%) Marketing
6 6 (2.22%) Advertising
6 6 (2.22%) Law
7 5 (1.85%) Local Government
8 4 (1.48%) Legal
9 3 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.74%) Automotive
10 2 (0.74%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 142 (52.59%) DBA
2 90 (33.33%) Developer
3 88 (32.59%) SQL DBA
4 51 (18.89%) Administrator
5 47 (17.41%) SQL Server DBA
6 29 (10.74%) Oracle DBA
7 28 (10.37%) SQL Developer
8 15 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.56%) Senior DBA
9 13 (4.81%) Oracle Developer
10 12 (4.44%) Java Developer
10 12 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
10 12 (4.44%) C# Developer
11 11 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
13 9 (3.33%) Server Administrator
13 9 (3.33%) .NET Developer
14 8 (2.96%) Consultant
14 8 (2.96%) Architect
14 8 (2.96%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (15.19%) Web Services
2 40 (14.81%) .NET
3 38 (14.07%) XML
4 30 (11.11%) HTML
5 22 (8.15%) Middleware
6 21 (7.78%) CSS
6 21 (7.78%) XSLT
7 17 (6.30%) WSDL
8 15 (5.56%) SOAP
8 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 14 (5.19%) jQuery
9 14 (5.19%) RESTful
10 12 (4.44%) Oracle Fusion
10 12 (4.44%) JSON
11 11 (4.07%) JMS
11 11 (4.07%) XSD
12 9 (3.33%) .NET Framework
13 8 (2.96%) WCF
14 7 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (2.22%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.22%) Replication
2 48 (17.78%) Clustering
3 31 (11.48%) Statistics
4 20 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.81%) Data Extraction
6 11 (4.07%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.70%) Visualisation
8 7 (2.59%) FlexPod
8 7 (2.59%) User Experience
9 6 (2.22%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.22%) NHS
10 5 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.11%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.11%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.74%) Open Source
12 2 (0.74%) HP Superdome
13 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.30%) Windows
2 29 (10.74%) Linux
3 17 (6.30%) UNIX
4 6 (2.22%) Solaris
5 3 (1.11%) AIX
6 2 (0.74%) HPUX
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 44 (16.30%) ETL
4 44 (16.30%) Mentoring
5 34 (12.59%) SOA
6 31 (11.48%) Migration
6 31 (11.48%) Database Mirroring
7 29 (10.74%) Change Management
8 25 (9.26%) Database Tuning
9 19 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (7.04%) MVC
10 18 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 17 (6.30%) TDD
11 17 (6.30%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (5.93%) Coaching
13 15 (5.56%) ITIL
14 14 (5.19%) Unit Testing
14 14 (5.19%) Data Transformation
15 13 (4.81%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 207 (76.67%) SQL
2 128 (47.41%) T-SQL
3 45 (16.67%) Java
4 38 (14.07%) PowerShell
5 32 (11.85%) PL/SQL
6 26 (9.63%) C#
7 25 (9.26%) JavaScript
8 17 (6.30%) Shell Script
9 15 (5.56%) VBA
10 13 (4.81%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.22%) XPath
12 5 (1.85%) ABAP
13 2 (0.74%) Perl
13 2 (0.74%) XQuery
14 1 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (11.11%) Degree
2 19 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.85%) MCP
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.74%) QA
2 5 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.74%) Samba
Systems Management
1 27 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (5.19%) Data Guard
3 11 (4.07%) Foglight
4 7 (2.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 96 (35.56%) Oracle
2 63 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.56%) IBM
4 13 (4.81%) VMware
4 13 (4.81%) Hyperion
5 11 (4.07%) Imperva
6 10 (3.70%) Actimize
6 10 (3.70%) NetApp
7 9 (3.33%) EMC
7 9 (3.33%) Cisco
8 7 (2.59%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (1.85%) SAP
9 5 (1.85%) Cognos
10 4 (1.48%) Citrix
10 4 (1.48%) Teradata
10 4 (1.48%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.48%) Infoblox
10 4 (1.48%) Vertica
11 3 (1.11%) Stellent
11 3 (1.11%) Business Objects
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £28000 - £29000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £34999 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Global Textiles UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £35500 per annum + 20% pension, 35+ holidays
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £29500.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago