The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 128 116 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 22 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.84% 1.49% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.91% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 31
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,576
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.04%
Performance Tuning
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2085 2039 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.43% 78.15% 75.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1586 1263
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Reading

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 33 (76.74%) SQL
1 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
2 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
3 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (44.19%) .NET
5 16 (37.21%) T-SQL
6 14 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (30.23%) C#
7 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (30.23%) Degree
7 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
8 12 (27.91%) Windows
9 11 (25.58%) IIS
10 10 (23.26%) C++
10 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (23.26%) SMTP
10 10 (23.26%) MAPI
10 10 (23.26%) Benchmarking
10 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
10 10 (23.26%) SAN
10 10 (23.26%) QA
10 10 (23.26%) WebLOAD
10 10 (23.26%) IMAP
10 10 (23.26%) Wireshark
10 10 (23.26%) VMware
10 10 (23.26%) VMware ESX
10 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (23.26%) NAS
10 10 (23.26%) AQtime
11 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (25.58%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) SMTP
1 10 (23.26%) SAN
1 10 (23.26%) IMAP
1 10 (23.26%) Wireshark
1 10 (23.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
6 5 (11.63%) MS Access
7 4 (9.30%) MySQL
8 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (6.98%) Data Mart
8 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (4.65%) DB2
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) WebLOAD
1 10 (23.26%) AQtime
2 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) DBA
2 11 (25.58%) Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Test Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) SQL DBA
4 8 (18.60%) Performance Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Performance Test Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Test Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) SQL Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (9.30%) ETL Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Designer
8 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) .NET
2 10 (23.26%) MAPI
3 6 (13.95%) Web Services
4 3 (6.98%) XML
4 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 3 (6.98%) Spring
5 2 (4.65%) Spring MVC
5 2 (4.65%) jQuery
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
6 1 (2.33%) DHTML
6 1 (2.33%) XSL
6 1 (2.33%) LAMP
6 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Data Structures
3 4 (9.30%) Clustering
4 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) AIX
3 2 (4.65%) UNIX
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (23.26%) Benchmarking
4 8 (18.60%) ETL
5 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Data Transformation
6 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
7 4 (9.30%) Data Mapping
7 4 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (9.30%) MVC
8 3 (6.98%) Migration
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) SQL
2 16 (37.21%) T-SQL
3 13 (30.23%) C#
4 10 (23.26%) C++
5 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.30%) Java
7 2 (4.65%) Perl
7 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.65%) Korn
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
1 10 (23.26%) VMware ESX
1 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) Red Gate
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) Sybase
5 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
5 3 (6.98%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (6.98%) Teradata
6 1 (2.33%) Facebook
Reading, Berkshire
IT Human Resources
Salary: £80000 per annum + Car Allowance and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Kainos
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 24 days ago