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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 148 133 141
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 110 126 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.67% 1.69% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.02% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 90 97 77
Average salary £42,000 £48,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.40% +25.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
5645 6234 5596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.80% 83.64% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4675 4959 4752
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 August 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 August 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 +17 68 £47,000 -3.09% 11
Cheshire -7 24 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Merseyside +5 7 £39,000 -32.17%
Cumbria - 7 £22,500 -
Lancashire +5 3 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 238 (82.93%) SQL
2 135 (47.04%) SQL Server
3 119 (41.46%) T-SQL
3 119 (41.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 113 (39.37%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (38.68%) Oracle
6 101 (35.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 95 (33.10%) Oracle Database
8 82 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 76 (26.48%) Microsoft
10 75 (26.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 73 (25.44%) ETL
12 70 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 67 (23.34%) PL/SQL
14 66 (23.00%) SOA
15 65 (22.65%) SDLC
16 63 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
17 60 (20.91%) Oracle Database 11g
18 58 (20.21%) Replication
19 57 (19.86%) MS Excel
19 57 (19.86%) WebLogic
19 57 (19.86%) SQL Server 2012
20 56 (19.51%) Middleware
21 55 (19.16%) Finance
22 54 (18.82%) Web Services
23 51 (17.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
23 51 (17.77%) Oracle Service Bus
24 50 (17.42%) PowerShell
25 49 (17.07%) Oracle BPM
26 48 (16.72%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 57 (19.86%) WebLogic
2 51 (17.77%) Oracle Service Bus
2 51 (17.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (5.92%) CMS
4 13 (4.53%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.14%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.79%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.39%) IIS
9 3 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.70%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.70%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.70%) Mule
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.35%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle UPK
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 57 (19.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.05%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.05%) MS Office
3 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 49 (17.07%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (4.18%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (3.14%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.74%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle AGIS
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.48%) ATM
2 3 (1.05%) Wireless
2 3 (1.05%) VLAN
2 3 (1.05%) DNS
2 3 (1.05%) SAN
3 2 (0.70%) Firewall
3 2 (0.70%) DHCP
4 1 (0.35%) HTTP
4 1 (0.35%) VPN
4 1 (0.35%) SMS
4 1 (0.35%) WAN
4 1 (0.35%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.35%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (47.04%) SQL Server
2 119 (41.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 101 (35.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (33.10%) Oracle Database
5 75 (26.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 70 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 63 (21.95%) Data Warehouse
8 60 (20.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 57 (19.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (8.36%) Relational Database
11 23 (8.01%) OLAP
12 21 (7.32%) OLAP Cube
13 19 (6.62%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (3.83%) Oracle Database 12c
15 10 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (3.48%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (3.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (3.14%) Oracle9i Database
17 7 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
17 7 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 44 (15.33%) SoapUI
2 27 (9.41%) Jenkins
3 23 (8.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 15 (5.23%) Hudson
5 12 (4.18%) LSMW
6 11 (3.83%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (3.48%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.74%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (1.39%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.39%) Mockito
9 4 (1.39%) Gerrit
9 4 (1.39%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.39%) Ant
9 4 (1.39%) JUnit
9 4 (1.39%) Maven
10 2 (0.70%) JIRA
10 2 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.35%) Subversion
11 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (19.16%) Finance
2 21 (7.32%) Marketing
3 18 (6.27%) Retail
4 11 (3.83%) Banking
5 8 (2.79%) Local Government
6 7 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.05%) Advertising
7 3 (1.05%) Games
8 2 (0.70%) Law
8 2 (0.70%) Legal
8 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 104 (36.24%) DBA
2 98 (34.15%) Developer
3 81 (28.22%) SQL DBA
4 41 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
5 31 (10.80%) Administrator
6 30 (10.45%) Architect
7 29 (10.10%) SQL Developer
8 25 (8.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 25 (8.71%) Oracle Architect
8 25 (8.71%) Middleware Architect
9 24 (8.36%) Oracle DBA
9 24 (8.36%) Oracle Developer
10 18 (6.27%) Analyst
11 17 (5.92%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 17 (5.92%) SOA Developer
12 12 (4.18%) Consultant
12 12 (4.18%) Technical Specialist
13 11 (3.83%) Business Analyst
14 9 (3.14%) SAP Consultant
14 9 (3.14%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (19.51%) Middleware
2 54 (18.82%) Web Services
3 48 (16.72%) XSLT
3 48 (16.72%) WSDL
4 47 (16.38%) XML
4 47 (16.38%) SOAP
5 44 (15.33%) XSD
6 42 (14.63%) JMS
7 34 (11.85%) Oracle Fusion
8 19 (6.62%) .NET
8 19 (6.62%) J2EE
9 15 (5.23%) HTML
10 14 (4.88%) Oracle ADF
10 14 (4.88%) WebCenter
11 9 (3.14%) jQuery
11 9 (3.14%) ASP.NET
11 9 (3.14%) CSS
12 8 (2.79%) Hibernate
13 7 (2.44%) BAPI
13 7 (2.44%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 58 (20.21%) Replication
2 46 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (13.94%) Clustering
3 40 (13.94%) Statistics
4 19 (6.62%) Visualisation
5 18 (6.27%) Data Extraction
6 10 (3.48%) User Experience
7 5 (1.74%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.39%) NHS
9 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.05%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.05%) FMCG
9 3 (1.05%) Online Games
10 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.70%) HP Superdome
10 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.70%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.35%) W3C
11 1 (0.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.98%) Windows
2 32 (11.15%) Linux
3 21 (7.32%) UNIX
4 10 (3.48%) Solaris
4 10 (3.48%) AIX
5 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.70%) Android
7 2 (0.70%) HPUX
7 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (39.37%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 73 (25.44%) ETL
4 66 (23.00%) SOA
5 65 (22.65%) SDLC
6 38 (13.24%) Performance Monitoring
7 34 (11.85%) Database Mirroring
8 28 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (8.36%) Migration
10 21 (7.32%) Data Migration
11 17 (5.92%) Content Management
11 17 (5.92%) Mentoring
12 15 (5.23%) Database Tuning
12 15 (5.23%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (4.18%) Data Management
14 12 (4.18%) Master Data Management
15 11 (3.83%) Coaching
15 11 (3.83%) Business Analysis
15 11 (3.83%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 238 (82.93%) SQL
2 119 (41.46%) T-SQL
3 67 (23.34%) PL/SQL
4 50 (17.42%) PowerShell
5 34 (11.85%) Java
6 19 (6.62%) Shell Script
7 18 (6.27%) VBA
8 12 (4.18%) ABAP
8 12 (4.18%) C#
9 10 (3.48%) JavaScript
10 7 (2.44%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.39%) XPath
12 3 (1.05%) Python
12 3 (1.05%) Ruby
13 2 (0.70%) C
13 2 (0.70%) Perl
13 2 (0.70%) R
14 1 (0.35%) Delphi
14 1 (0.35%) VBScript
14 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (16.72%) Degree
2 11 (3.83%) SC Cleared
2 11 (3.83%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.09%) MCP
4 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.35%) MCTS
6 1 (0.35%) MCITP
6 1 (0.35%) MCSE
6 1 (0.35%) MCSA
6 1 (0.35%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.35%) CCNP
6 1 (0.35%) CCNA
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.35%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.62%) SLA
2 14 (4.88%) QA
3 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.53%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.70%) Samba
4 2 (0.70%) HDFS
5 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.35%) vSphere
5 1 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (6.97%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (4.18%) Data Guard
3 10 (3.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.05%) WSUS
5 2 (0.70%) Foglight
5 2 (0.70%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.35%) SCCM
6 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.35%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.35%) Puppet
6 1 (0.35%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 111 (38.68%) Oracle
2 76 (26.48%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.32%) IBM
4 14 (4.88%) Stellent
5 13 (4.53%) SAP
6 12 (4.18%) VMware
7 11 (3.83%) HP
8 10 (3.48%) Actimize
9 9 (3.14%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (1.74%) Sun
11 4 (1.39%) NetApp
11 4 (1.39%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (1.05%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.05%) Tableau
12 3 (1.05%) Facebook
13 2 (0.70%) Vertica
13 2 (0.70%) Talend
13 2 (0.70%) Eloqua
13 2 (0.70%) ATG
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 44k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Cognitive Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Cognitive Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £41000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus Scheme + Generous Holiday Scheme
Posted: 21 days ago