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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 93 126 103
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -23
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 13 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.96% 1.01% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.17% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 36
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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
1148 1881 1989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.60% 86.36% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 827 1481 1306
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 24 (96.00%) SQL
2 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (40.00%) High Availability
5 10 (40.00%) Degree
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (40.00%) Windows
6 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (32.00%) Performance Testing
7 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (32.00%) Test Strategy
7 8 (32.00%) Performance Engineering
7 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (32.00%) Scrum
7 8 (32.00%) VMware
7 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
7 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
8 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (28.00%) OLTP
8 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) IBM Domino
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (16.00%) IMAP
2 4 (16.00%) NAS
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (28.00%) OLTP
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (12.00%) OLAP
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (12.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) LoadRunner
1 6 (24.00%) WebLOAD
2 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (16.00%) AQtime
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) DBA
2 13 (52.00%) SQL DBA
3 9 (36.00%) Administrator
4 8 (32.00%) Performance Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Senior DBA
4 8 (32.00%) Senior SQL DBA
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Test Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Tester
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Performance Tester
6 4 (16.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Tester
6 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Tester
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) MAPI
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) WCF
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (16.00%) Clustering
3 4 (16.00%) Replication
4 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (12.00%) Physics
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
1 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (40.00%) High Availability
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Performance Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) Performance Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Defect Management
5 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Code Optimisation
6 3 (12.00%) Database Tuning
6 3 (12.00%) ETL
7 1 (4.00%) Data Security
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Process Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) C++
6 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) MCSA
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
2 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Perfmon
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle