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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 121 118 96
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 13 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.53% 0.90% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.19% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 28
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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
1922 1758 1489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.69% 75.68% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1359 1215
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,675
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £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 1 October 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (81.40%) SQL
1 35 (81.40%) SQL Server
2 31 (72.09%) Microsoft
3 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (39.53%) .NET
5 15 (34.88%) T-SQL
5 15 (34.88%) C#
5 15 (34.88%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (34.88%) Degree
6 14 (32.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (32.56%) NAS
6 14 (32.56%) SAN
6 14 (32.56%) Windows
6 14 (32.56%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (32.56%) ETL
7 13 (30.23%) SMTP
7 13 (30.23%) C++
7 13 (30.23%) IIS
7 13 (30.23%) Benchmarking
7 13 (30.23%) MAPI
7 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
7 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (30.23%) WebLOAD
7 13 (30.23%) IMAP
7 13 (30.23%) Wireshark
7 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
7 13 (30.23%) QA
7 13 (30.23%) VMware
7 13 (30.23%) VMware ESX
7 13 (30.23%) AQtime

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (30.23%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) NAS
1 14 (32.56%) SAN
2 13 (30.23%) SMTP
2 13 (30.23%) IMAP
2 13 (30.23%) Wireshark
3 2 (4.65%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (81.40%) SQL Server
2 14 (32.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (32.56%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.98%) Data Mart
5 3 (6.98%) OLTP
5 3 (6.98%) MySQL
5 3 (6.98%) DB2
5 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.33%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.33%) OLAP
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) WebLOAD
1 13 (30.23%) AQtime
2 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.33%) ERwin
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Test Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Senior Test Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Performance Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Performance Test Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (16.28%) ETL Developer
4 7 (16.28%) DBA
5 5 (11.63%) SQL DBA
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Designer
7 3 (6.98%) Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Tester
8 2 (4.65%) Senior SQL DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) MAPI
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) CSS
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) jQuery
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.65%) Spring MVC
3 2 (4.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) AIX
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) UNIX
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (32.56%) ETL
4 13 (30.23%) Benchmarking
5 6 (13.95%) Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (9.30%) MVC
8 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.98%) Workflow
8 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.65%) High Availability
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (4.65%) Release Management
9 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) T-SQL
2 15 (34.88%) C#
3 13 (30.23%) C++
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) Korn
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.98%) Java
6 2 (4.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) MCTS
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
1 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (30.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) PureDisk
1 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (72.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) Business Objects
4 4 (9.30%) IBM
5 3 (6.98%) Teradata
5 3 (6.98%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.33%) HP