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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
England / North West
Rank 154 144 147
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 92 92 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.55% 1.67% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.91% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 83 82 95
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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
5276 4812 5938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.82% 87.35% 86.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 3999 5081
Median salary £42,500 £41,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.43% +4.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -9 59 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Merseyside -11 16 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Cheshire -3 15 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Lancashire - 4 £33,250 -
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 177 (86.76%) SQL
2 158 (77.45%) SQL Server
3 108 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 104 (50.98%) T-SQL
4 104 (50.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 101 (49.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 61 (29.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 57 (27.94%) Replication
8 47 (23.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
10 43 (21.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 40 (19.61%) Clustering
12 39 (19.12%) MS Excel
12 39 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
13 38 (18.63%) Data Warehouse
14 37 (18.14%) High Availability
15 35 (17.16%) SQL Server 2014
16 34 (16.67%) Oracle
16 34 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (15.69%) .NET
18 31 (15.20%) C#
19 29 (14.22%) Migration
19 29 (14.22%) Capacity Planning
20 27 (13.24%) Web Services
20 27 (13.24%) Linux
21 26 (12.75%) ETL
21 26 (12.75%) SC Cleared
21 26 (12.75%) Security Cleared
22 25 (12.25%) IIS
23 24 (11.76%) Analytical Skills

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 25 (12.25%) IIS
2 15 (7.35%) WebLogic
3 11 (5.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (4.41%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.96%) JBoss
5 4 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.98%) CloudStack
6 2 (0.98%) CMS
6 2 (0.98%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.98%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 39 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 39 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.43%) IaaS
3 7 (3.43%) PaaS
3 7 (3.43%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.41%) LDAP
2 4 (1.96%) Firewall
3 2 (0.98%) FTP
3 2 (0.98%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (77.45%) SQL Server
2 104 (50.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 101 (49.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (29.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (23.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (18.63%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (17.16%) SQL Server 2014
8 23 (11.27%) SQL Server 2016
9 21 (10.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (6.86%) Relational Database
10 14 (6.86%) Riak
11 13 (6.37%) Oracle Database
12 12 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (5.39%) Hadoop
13 11 (5.39%) MongoDB
13 11 (5.39%) MySQL
13 11 (5.39%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (4.90%) OLTP
15 9 (4.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (10.78%) JIRA
2 20 (9.80%) Subversion
3 11 (5.39%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.41%) JDeveloper
5 8 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.96%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.96%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.98%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.98%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.98%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.98%) JMeter
9 2 (0.98%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.98%) Selenium
9 2 (0.98%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.98%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (4.41%) Finance
2 8 (3.92%) Multimedia
3 2 (0.98%) Law
3 2 (0.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.49%) Advertising
4 1 (0.49%) Banking
4 1 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.49%) Legal
4 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 108 (52.94%) DBA
2 92 (45.10%) SQL DBA
3 81 (39.71%) Developer
4 49 (24.02%) Administrator
5 47 (23.04%) SQL Server DBA
6 33 (16.18%) SQL Developer
7 22 (10.78%) Senior Developer
8 21 (10.29%) SQL Server Developer
9 20 (9.80%) .NET Developer
10 18 (8.82%) Senior DBA
11 17 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (8.33%) C# Developer
11 17 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 17 (8.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (7.35%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.69%) .NET
2 27 (13.24%) Web Services
3 21 (10.29%) XML
4 20 (9.80%) .NET Framework
4 20 (9.80%) ASP.NET
5 19 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (9.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (9.31%) Entity Framework
5 19 (9.31%) REST
6 17 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 17 (8.33%) Ninject
7 13 (6.37%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.41%) J2EE
8 9 (4.41%) SAML
9 6 (2.94%) SOAP
10 4 (1.96%) jQuery
11 3 (1.47%) COM
11 3 (1.47%) WCF
12 2 (0.98%) CSS
12 2 (0.98%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 57 (27.94%) Replication
2 40 (19.61%) Clustering
3 24 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (10.29%) Statistics
5 20 (9.80%) iPad
6 17 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 13 (6.37%) Data Protection Act
8 12 (5.88%) Computer Science
9 10 (4.90%) Data Centre
9 10 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (3.92%) Data Extraction
10 8 (3.92%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.24%) Linux
2 14 (6.86%) Unix
3 13 (6.37%) Windows
4 7 (3.43%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (21.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 37 (18.14%) High Availability
4 34 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (14.22%) Capacity Planning
5 29 (14.22%) Migration
6 26 (12.75%) ETL
7 23 (11.27%) MVC
8 21 (10.29%) Data Modelling
8 21 (10.29%) TDD
9 19 (9.31%) Database Security
10 17 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
10 17 (8.33%) Integration Testing
11 16 (7.84%) Database Tuning
11 16 (7.84%) ITIL
11 16 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
12 15 (7.35%) Scrum
12 15 (7.35%) Unit Testing
13 14 (6.86%) Business Continuity
14 13 (6.37%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 177 (86.76%) SQL
2 104 (50.98%) T-SQL
3 31 (15.20%) C#
4 18 (8.82%) Java
5 16 (7.84%) Shell Script
6 13 (6.37%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.92%) VBA
8 7 (3.43%) Python
9 6 (2.94%) PHP
10 5 (2.45%) R
11 4 (1.96%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.98%) C
12 2 (0.98%) C++
12 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.98%) Ruby
12 2 (0.98%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 26 (12.75%) SC Cleared
1 26 (12.75%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.37%) Degree
2 13 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.43%) MCSA
4 2 (0.98%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (0.49%) MCITP
5 1 (0.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.27%) QA
2 7 (3.43%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.43%) SLA
3 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.90%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.96%) Docker
3 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.98%) vSphere
4 2 (0.98%) Xen
4 2 (0.98%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (4.41%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (4.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 9 (4.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.96%) Packer
4 2 (0.98%) Ansible
4 2 (0.98%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.98%) Control-M
4 2 (0.98%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.98%) Puppet
4 2 (0.98%) Terraform
4 2 (0.98%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 108 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 34 (16.67%) Oracle
3 17 (8.33%) PayPal
4 7 (3.43%) Siebel
5 6 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.45%) Cloudera
6 5 (2.45%) Splunk
6 5 (2.45%) VMware
7 4 (1.96%) Aquila
8 2 (0.98%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.98%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (0.98%) HP
8 2 (0.98%) Tableau
9 1 (0.49%) Facebook
9 1 (0.49%) Informatica
9 1 (0.49%) RainStor
9 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.49%) Teradata
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