The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 92 106 98
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 37 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.28% 1.18% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.36% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 23
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
Performance Tuning
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1397 1254 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.97% 87.33% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1056 1064
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Oxfordshire region.

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Oxford +13 21 £48,750 -11.36%
Abingdon -7 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Kidlington -9 1 £52,000 -20.00%
Performance Tuning
South East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 44 (70.97%) SQL
2 39 (62.90%) SQL Server
3 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 28 (45.16%) T-SQL
5 27 (43.55%) Linux
6 24 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (33.87%) C#
8 21 (33.87%) Oracle
9 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
9 19 (30.65%) .NET
9 19 (30.65%) ETL
10 18 (29.03%) Database Tuning
11 17 (27.42%) jQuery
11 17 (27.42%) Unit Testing
11 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
12 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
13 15 (24.19%) OO
13 15 (24.19%) MVC
13 15 (24.19%) Ajax
13 15 (24.19%) JSON
13 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (24.19%) MSTest
13 15 (24.19%) Razor View Engine
13 15 (24.19%) T4 Templates
14 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database
15 12 (19.35%) Oracle OWB
15 12 (19.35%) Finance
15 12 (19.35%) Unix

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) JBoss
2 1 (1.61%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Internet
2 8 (12.90%) Firewall
2 8 (12.90%) SAN
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (11.29%) FCoE
3 7 (11.29%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (11.29%) IPsec
3 7 (11.29%) iSCSI
3 7 (11.29%) VPN
3 7 (11.29%) WAN
4 6 (9.68%) SSL
5 1 (1.61%) BGP
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.61%) DNS
5 1 (1.61%) NAS
5 1 (1.61%) OSPF
5 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (62.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database
3 12 (19.35%) Oracle OWB
3 12 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
5 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (11.29%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.61%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.61%) MySQL
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (24.19%) MSTest
2 15 (24.19%) T4 Templates
3 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.84%) JUnit
4 3 (4.84%) Maven
4 3 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Publishing
4 5 (8.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) DBA
2 20 (32.26%) SQL DBA
3 13 (20.97%) .NET Team Leader
3 13 (20.97%) Team Leader
4 12 (19.35%) ETL Developer
4 12 (19.35%) SQL Server DBA
5 11 (17.74%) .NET Development Team Leader
5 11 (17.74%) Development Team Leader
5 11 (17.74%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (16.13%) SQL Developer
7 9 (14.52%) Administrator
8 7 (11.29%) Consultant
8 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
8 7 (11.29%) Network Security Consultant
8 7 (11.29%) Security Consultant
8 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
8 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (11.29%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) .NET
1 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
2 17 (27.42%) jQuery
3 15 (24.19%) Ajax
3 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (24.19%) JSON
3 15 (24.19%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.45%) Entity Framework
4 4 (6.45%) NHibernate
4 4 (6.45%) REST
4 4 (6.45%) WCF
4 4 (6.45%) Web Services
4 4 (6.45%) WSE
5 2 (3.23%) CSS
5 2 (3.23%) CSS3
5 2 (3.23%) HTML
6 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.23%) Clustering
5 2 (3.23%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Linux
2 12 (19.35%) Unix
3 8 (12.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.65%) ETL
4 18 (29.03%) Database Tuning
5 17 (27.42%) Unit Testing
6 15 (24.19%) MVC
6 15 (24.19%) OO
7 12 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (19.35%) ETL Development
8 11 (17.74%) Business Development
8 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (17.74%) E-business
9 9 (14.52%) Data Architecture
9 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
9 9 (14.52%) High Availability
9 9 (14.52%) Inmon Methodology
9 9 (14.52%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (11.29%) Load Balancing
10 7 (11.29%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (9.68%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 44 (70.97%) SQL
2 28 (45.16%) T-SQL
3 21 (33.87%) C#
4 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.84%) Java
6 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) OpenEdge ABL
8 1 (1.61%) Perl
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) SELinux
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.87%) Oracle
3 12 (19.35%) Informatica
4 8 (12.90%) VMware
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) Adobe
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix