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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 191 106 154
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +48
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 43 167 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 2.60% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 2.93% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 34 133 86
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
4834 5693 6028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.82% 88.48% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4077 4613 4798
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -64 28 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Cheshire +8 5 £40,000 -
Merseyside -5 5 £52,500 +41.89% 1
Cumbria +2 3 £42,500 +88.88% 2
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 81 (64.29%) SQL
2 76 (60.32%) SQL Server
3 54 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 48 (38.10%) Replication
5 47 (37.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (31.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (29.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 36 (28.57%) Oracle
10 30 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (23.02%) Microsoft
12 28 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (19.84%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (19.05%) Finance
15 23 (18.25%) Oracle Database
16 22 (17.46%) SQL Server 2014
17 21 (16.67%) ETL
18 19 (15.08%) Relational Database
19 18 (14.29%) Clustering
19 18 (14.29%) Data Modelling
20 17 (13.49%) High Availability
20 17 (13.49%) Database Mirroring
21 16 (12.70%) Oracle RAC
21 16 (12.70%) Migration
22 15 (11.90%) Shell Script
22 15 (11.90%) RDBMS
22 15 (11.90%) Linux
22 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
22 15 (11.90%) 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 12 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.79%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.97%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.97%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.79%) Force.com
5 1 (0.79%) Heroku
5 1 (0.79%) Office 365
5 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) Internet
2 3 (2.38%) HTTP
3 2 (1.59%) SAN
4 1 (0.79%) Firewall
4 1 (0.79%) LAN
4 1 (0.79%) SSL
4 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (60.32%) SQL Server
2 47 (37.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (31.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 37 (29.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (19.84%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (18.25%) Oracle Database
9 22 (17.46%) SQL Server 2014
10 19 (15.08%) Relational Database
11 15 (11.90%) NoSQL
11 15 (11.90%) RDBMS
12 13 (10.32%) MongoDB
12 13 (10.32%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (9.52%) Neo4j
14 10 (7.94%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
16 8 (6.35%) Oracle ODI
17 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.17%) Mercurial
2 4 (3.17%) Subversion
3 1 (0.79%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.79%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (3.97%) Banking
3 3 (2.38%) Law
4 2 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Billing
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (61.11%) DBA
2 61 (48.41%) SQL DBA
3 29 (23.02%) Developer
4 19 (15.08%) Administrator
4 19 (15.08%) Oracle DBA
5 13 (10.32%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (7.14%) Senior DBA
6 9 (7.14%) Senior SQL DBA
6 9 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
7 8 (6.35%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Database Developer
8 7 (5.56%) ETL Developer
9 6 (4.76%) SQL Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Unix DBA
10 5 (3.97%) Android Developer
10 5 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Analyst
12 3 (2.38%) Architect
12 3 (2.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 3 (2.38%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.94%) Middleware
2 9 (7.14%) RESTful
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (4.76%) Android SDK
5 4 (3.17%) Web Services
5 4 (3.17%) WebRTC
6 2 (1.59%) .NET
6 2 (1.59%) Cocoa
6 2 (1.59%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (1.59%) Core Animation
6 2 (1.59%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (1.59%) JSON
6 2 (1.59%) MDX
7 1 (0.79%) COM
7 1 (0.79%) iOS SDK
7 1 (0.79%) LAMP
7 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (38.10%) Replication
2 18 (14.29%) Clustering
3 10 (7.94%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.97%) iPad
4 5 (3.97%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.59%) Animation
6 2 (1.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.90%) Linux
2 12 (9.52%) Unix
3 11 (8.73%) Windows
4 6 (4.76%) Android
4 6 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.38%) AIX
6 3 (2.38%) Solaris
6 3 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.79%) CentOS
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (16.67%) ETL
4 18 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 17 (13.49%) Database Mirroring
5 17 (13.49%) High Availability
6 16 (12.70%) Migration
7 14 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 13 (10.32%) Capacity Management
9 12 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
9 12 (9.52%) Data Architecture
9 12 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (9.52%) Identity Management
10 11 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (7.94%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.94%) Open Source
12 9 (7.14%) Database Tuning
13 8 (6.35%) SDLC
13 8 (6.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 81 (64.29%) SQL
2 54 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 15 (11.90%) Shell Script
4 11 (8.73%) Java
5 9 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.56%) Ruby
7 6 (4.76%) C
7 6 (4.76%) C++
7 6 (4.76%) Perl
7 6 (4.76%) Python
8 4 (3.17%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.38%) C#
9 3 (2.38%) PHP
10 2 (1.59%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.59%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.59%) R
11 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (4.76%) Degree
2 6 (4.76%) MCDBA
2 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.76%) OCP
3 5 (3.97%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.59%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) ISO 9001
1 8 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (6.35%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.70%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.76%) Ceph
3 5 (3.97%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.59%) PowerHA
5 2 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.79%) HDFS
6 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (7.94%) Data Guard
3 7 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.56%) Puppet
4 6 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (2.38%) CFEngine
5 3 (2.38%) Foglight
6 1 (0.79%) Ansible
6 1 (0.79%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (28.57%) Oracle
2 29 (23.02%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.56%) Tableau
4 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.97%) VMware
6 4 (3.17%) Google
7 3 (2.38%) IBM
7 3 (2.38%) Imperva
7 3 (2.38%) SAP
8 2 (1.59%) Apple
8 2 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.59%) Teradata
9 1 (0.79%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.79%) Cisco
9 1 (0.79%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.79%) Netezza
9 1 (0.79%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.79%) Siebel
9 1 (0.79%) Talend
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