The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 107 114 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 27 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.15% 0.93% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.33% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 23
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £49,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1748 1576 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 74.70% 69.46% 76.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1247 1490
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Performance Tuning
Berkshire

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 14 July 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 50 (81.97%) SQL Server
2 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
3 45 (73.77%) SQL
4 35 (57.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (52.46%) ETL
6 27 (44.26%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (40.98%) T-SQL
8 23 (37.70%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (36.07%) C#
9 22 (36.07%) .NET
10 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (29.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (27.87%) MS Excel
13 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
14 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (22.95%) Windows
15 13 (21.31%) Benchmarking
15 13 (21.31%) Finance
16 12 (19.67%) SAN
16 12 (19.67%) Degree
16 12 (19.67%) NAS
17 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (18.03%) AQtime
17 11 (18.03%) IMAP
17 11 (18.03%) Wireshark
17 11 (18.03%) QA
17 11 (18.03%) WebLOAD
17 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
17 11 (18.03%) MAPI
17 11 (18.03%) SMTP

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 (18.03%) IIS
2 3 (4.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (27.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
2 2 (3.28%) CloudFront
2 2 (3.28%) Route 53
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) SAN
1 12 (19.67%) NAS
2 11 (18.03%) IMAP
2 11 (18.03%) Wireshark
2 11 (18.03%) SMTP
3 3 (4.92%) HTTP
4 2 (3.28%) SNMP
4 2 (3.28%) DNS
4 2 (3.28%) 3G
5 1 (1.64%) Internet
5 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (81.97%) SQL Server
2 35 (57.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (37.70%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (29.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.92%) QlikView
7 3 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (4.92%) OLTP
7 3 (4.92%) DB2
7 3 (4.92%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.92%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (3.28%) MySQL
8 2 (3.28%) MS Access
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.64%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) WebLOAD
1 11 (18.03%) AQtime
2 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) ERwin
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Back Office
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Developer
2 30 (49.18%) SQL Developer
3 15 (24.59%) ETL Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Test Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Performance Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) DBA
6 8 (13.11%) Performance Test Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) SQL DBA
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Administrator
9 4 (6.56%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (6.56%) Senior SQL Server Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Senior SQL Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Junior
11 2 (3.28%) Tester
11 2 (3.28%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) .NET
2 11 (18.03%) MAPI
3 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.20%) HTML
5 3 (4.92%) MDX
6 2 (3.28%) SAP XI
6 2 (3.28%) Web Services
7 1 (1.64%) XML
7 1 (1.64%) XHTML
7 1 (1.64%) CSS
7 1 (1.64%) JSP
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe AIR
7 1 (1.64%) HTML5
7 1 (1.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.28%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) iPhone
4 1 (1.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) AIX
4 2 (3.28%) UNIX
5 1 (1.64%) Solaris
5 1 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) ETL
2 27 (44.26%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
4 13 (21.31%) Benchmarking
5 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.39%) System Testing
7 9 (14.75%) Migration
8 8 (13.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (8.20%) Data Migration
10 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.56%) Workflow
11 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
11 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.92%) CRM
11 3 (4.92%) Low Latency
12 2 (3.28%) Performance Engineering
12 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (3.28%) Performance Management
12 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (3.28%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 45 (73.77%) SQL
2 25 (40.98%) T-SQL
3 22 (36.07%) C#
4 11 (18.03%) C++
5 10 (16.39%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.92%) Java
6 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.92%) Korn
7 2 (3.28%) VBA
7 2 (3.28%) Python
7 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) MCSE
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) QA
2 8 (13.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
1 11 (18.03%) VMware ESX
1 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Postfix
2 2 (3.28%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) ZABBIX
1 2 (3.28%) PureDisk
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) Business Objects
4 6 (9.84%) IBM
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle
6 3 (4.92%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe
7 1 (1.64%) HP
7 1 (1.64%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.64%) Teradata
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Kainos
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago