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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 125 114 101
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 16 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% 1.00% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.35% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 29
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £63,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
1950 1710 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.53% 74.61% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1331 1244
Average salary £50,000 £46,505 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.51% +0.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (79.55%) SQL
1 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
2 31 (70.45%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (38.64%) .NET
5 15 (34.09%) T-SQL
5 15 (34.09%) C#
5 15 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (34.09%) Degree
6 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (31.82%) Benchmarking
6 14 (31.82%) SAN
6 14 (31.82%) Windows
6 14 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (31.82%) ETL
6 14 (31.82%) NAS
7 13 (29.55%) AQtime
7 13 (29.55%) C++
7 13 (29.55%) IIS
7 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
7 13 (29.55%) SMTP
7 13 (29.55%) MAPI
7 13 (29.55%) IMAP
7 13 (29.55%) Wireshark
7 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
7 13 (29.55%) QA
7 13 (29.55%) WebLOAD
7 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (29.55%) VMware
7 13 (29.55%) VMware ESX

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (29.55%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) CloudFront
2 1 (2.27%) Route 53
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) SAN
1 14 (31.82%) NAS
2 13 (29.55%) IMAP
2 13 (29.55%) Wireshark
2 13 (29.55%) SMTP
3 2 (4.55%) SNMP
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.82%) MySQL
5 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.82%) Data Mart
5 3 (6.82%) OLTP
5 3 (6.82%) DB2
6 1 (2.27%) OLAP
6 1 (2.27%) Informix
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) WebLOAD
1 13 (29.55%) AQtime
2 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.27%) ERwin
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Senior Test Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Performance Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Performance Test Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) ETL Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (15.91%) DBA
5 5 (11.36%) SQL DBA
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) .NET
2 13 (29.55%) MAPI
3 3 (6.82%) Web Services
4 2 (4.55%) XML
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.55%) CSS
4 2 (4.55%) Spring
4 2 (4.55%) Spring MVC
4 2 (4.55%) jQuery
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) AIX
4 2 (4.55%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (31.82%) Benchmarking
3 14 (31.82%) ETL
4 6 (13.64%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.09%) MVC
7 3 (6.82%) Workflow
7 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.55%) High Availability
8 2 (4.55%) Release Management
8 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) T-SQL
2 15 (34.09%) C#
3 13 (29.55%) C++
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) Perl
5 3 (6.82%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.82%) Korn
6 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) MCSE
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) QA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
1 13 (29.55%) VMware ESX
1 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Postfix
2 1 (2.27%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.55%) PureDisk
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) Business Objects
4 4 (9.09%) IBM
5 3 (6.82%) Teradata
5 3 (6.82%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (2.27%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.27%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago