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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 133 131 113
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 123 122 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.77% 1.87% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 2.26% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 112 68 131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,800 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £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
5776 5395 6019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.04% 82.77% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4812 4461 5018
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -18 59 £40,000 - 11
Cheshire +7 49 £40,000 - 8
Lancashire +5 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Merseyside +12 4 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 216 (72.24%) SQL
2 173 (57.86%) SQL Server
3 131 (43.81%) T-SQL
4 105 (35.12%) Finance
5 102 (34.11%) Oracle
6 86 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (25.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 76 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 69 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 67 (22.41%) ITIL
10 65 (21.74%) Oracle Database
11 64 (21.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 63 (21.07%) Replication
13 60 (20.07%) Data Warehouse
14 58 (19.40%) Oracle Database 11g
15 52 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
16 49 (16.39%) Oracle Database 10g
16 49 (16.39%) Windows
16 49 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
17 48 (16.05%) Database Tuning
18 47 (15.72%) Business Intelligence
19 46 (15.38%) Migration
19 46 (15.38%) QA
20 45 (15.05%) ETL
21 44 (14.72%) Disaster Recovery
22 43 (14.38%) Clustering
23 42 (14.05%) Data Transformation
24 40 (13.38%) Capacity Management
24 40 (13.38%) Oracle Database 12c
25 39 (13.04%) Data Guard

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (3.01%) WebLogic
2 7 (2.34%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (2.01%) IIS
4 4 (1.34%) SAS
4 4 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (0.67%) CMS
6 2 (0.67%) Apache
6 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (5.35%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (5.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (2.01%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (2.01%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.67%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.67%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) GitHub
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.34%) SAN
2 4 (1.34%) HTTP
2 4 (1.34%) DNS
3 3 (1.00%) NAS
4 2 (0.67%) LDAP
4 2 (0.67%) SSL
4 2 (0.67%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (57.86%) SQL Server
2 76 (25.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 76 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (21.74%) Oracle Database
4 64 (21.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (20.07%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (19.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 49 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 49 (16.39%) Oracle Database 10g
8 40 (13.38%) Oracle Database 12c
9 38 (12.71%) Oracle9i Database
9 38 (12.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (6.69%) MongoDB
11 17 (5.69%) NoSQL
11 17 (5.69%) OLAP
12 16 (5.35%) OLTP
12 16 (5.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (4.35%) Essbase
13 13 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (3.68%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 20 (6.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 15 (5.02%) Subversion
3 11 (3.68%) LSMW
4 6 (2.01%) Hudson
5 4 (1.34%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.34%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.00%) Ant
6 3 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.67%) Maven
7 2 (0.67%) JIRA
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.33%) Toad
8 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 105 (35.12%) Finance
2 19 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.68%) Banking
4 11 (3.68%) Billing
5 10 (3.34%) Retail
6 4 (1.34%) Advertising
6 4 (1.34%) Law
7 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.67%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.67%) Legal
8 2 (0.67%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 180 (60.20%) DBA
2 90 (30.10%) SQL DBA
3 68 (22.74%) Developer
4 54 (18.06%) Administrator
4 54 (18.06%) Oracle DBA
5 50 (16.72%) SQL Server DBA
6 25 (8.36%) SQL Developer
7 19 (6.35%) Team Leader
8 14 (4.68%) Server Administrator
9 13 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 13 (4.35%) Consultant
9 13 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.01%) .NET Developer
11 10 (3.34%) Technical Leader
12 9 (3.01%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (3.01%) Senior DBA
12 9 (3.01%) Oracle Developer
13 8 (2.68%) Java Developer
13 8 (2.68%) Analyst
14 6 (2.01%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.04%) .NET
2 27 (9.03%) HTML
3 25 (8.36%) Web Services
3 25 (8.36%) XML
4 23 (7.69%) CSS
5 14 (4.68%) ASP.NET
6 13 (4.35%) jQuery
7 11 (3.68%) RESTful
7 11 (3.68%) JSON
8 10 (3.34%) Middleware
9 9 (3.01%) WCF
10 8 (2.68%) WF
10 8 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.34%) XSLT
12 6 (2.01%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.67%) NHibernate
14 4 (1.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (1.34%) Ajax
14 4 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
14 4 (1.34%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (21.07%) Replication
2 43 (14.38%) Clustering
3 27 (9.03%) Statistics
4 15 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.34%) AS400
6 7 (2.34%) iSeries
6 7 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (2.34%) FlexPod
7 6 (2.01%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.34%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.34%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.00%) NHS
10 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.67%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.67%) Open Source
10 2 (0.67%) VSAM
11 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.39%) Windows
2 18 (6.02%) Linux
3 14 (4.68%) UNIX
4 5 (1.67%) Solaris
5 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (22.41%) ITIL
3 48 (16.05%) Database Tuning
4 47 (15.72%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (15.38%) Migration
6 45 (15.05%) ETL
7 44 (14.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 42 (14.05%) Data Transformation
9 40 (13.38%) Capacity Management
10 36 (12.04%) Change Management
11 35 (11.71%) Service Delivery
12 33 (11.04%) Mentoring
13 23 (7.69%) Data Modelling
13 23 (7.69%) Unit Testing
14 20 (6.69%) Business Analysis
14 20 (6.69%) MVC
15 16 (5.35%) Performance Management
15 16 (5.35%) Data Migration
16 14 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
16 14 (4.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 216 (72.24%) SQL
2 131 (43.81%) T-SQL
3 31 (10.37%) Java
4 27 (9.03%) JavaScript
4 27 (9.03%) PowerShell
5 24 (8.03%) C#
6 12 (4.01%) ABAP
6 12 (4.01%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.34%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.34%) VBA
9 5 (1.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.00%) XQuery
11 2 (0.67%) XPath
12 1 (0.33%) C
12 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (11.04%) Degree
2 21 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.00%) VCP4
6 2 (0.67%) VCAP
6 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 2 (0.67%) MCSE
6 2 (0.67%) CCNA
6 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.67%) MCITP
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (15.38%) QA
2 19 (6.35%) SLA
3 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.34%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) VMFS
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 39 (13.04%) Data Guard
2 37 (12.37%) Foglight
3 9 (3.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.34%) Nagios
5 1 (0.33%) Puppet
5 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 102 (34.11%) Oracle
2 69 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 37 (12.37%) Imperva
4 20 (6.69%) Teradata
5 16 (5.35%) Informatica
6 15 (5.02%) VMware
7 14 (4.68%) Hyperion
8 13 (4.35%) NetApp
8 13 (4.35%) SAP
9 12 (4.01%) Cisco
9 12 (4.01%) IBM
10 11 (3.68%) Business Objects
10 11 (3.68%) EMC
11 7 (2.34%) JD Edwards
12 6 (2.01%) Citrix
13 5 (1.67%) Cognos
14 4 (1.34%) SolarWinds
14 4 (1.34%) Infoblox
14 4 (1.34%) Vertica
15 3 (1.00%) Brocade
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