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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 107 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 30 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.26% 0.97% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.40% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 27
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £49,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1753 1577 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.47% 69.75% 76.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1228 1444
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 24 July 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 49 (81.67%) SQL Server
2 45 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 44 (73.33%) SQL
4 32 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (48.33%) ETL
6 24 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (38.33%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (38.33%) T-SQL
7 23 (38.33%) .NET
8 22 (36.67%) C#
9 18 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 15 (25.00%) Data Modelling
11 15 (25.00%) Benchmarking
12 14 (23.33%) SAN
12 14 (23.33%) Windows
12 14 (23.33%) NAS
13 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (21.67%) WebLOAD
13 13 (21.67%) QA
13 13 (21.67%) AQtime
13 13 (21.67%) IIS
13 13 (21.67%) C++
13 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
13 13 (21.67%) SMTP
13 13 (21.67%) MAPI
13 13 (21.67%) Degree
13 13 (21.67%) IMAP
13 13 (21.67%) Wireshark

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 13 (21.67%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) CloudFront
2 2 (3.33%) Route 53
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) SAN
1 14 (23.33%) NAS
2 13 (21.67%) SMTP
2 13 (21.67%) IMAP
2 13 (21.67%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.33%) DNS
3 2 (3.33%) HTTP
3 2 (3.33%) SNMP
4 1 (1.67%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (81.67%) SQL Server
2 32 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (38.33%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (5.00%) Data Mart
7 3 (5.00%) OLTP
7 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (5.00%) DB2
7 3 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (5.00%) QlikView
8 2 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (3.33%) MS Access
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) WebLOAD
1 13 (21.67%) AQtime
2 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) ERwin
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Developer
2 27 (45.00%) SQL Developer
3 13 (21.67%) ETL Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (18.33%) Test Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 9 (15.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) Performance Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) Performance Test Engineer
7 8 (13.33%) DBA
8 7 (11.67%) SQL DBA
9 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Administrator
10 4 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (5.00%) Junior
11 3 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Analyst
11 3 (5.00%) Senior SQL Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Designer
12 2 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.33%) .NET
2 13 (21.67%) MAPI
3 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.00%) MDX
4 3 (5.00%) HTML
4 3 (5.00%) Web Services
5 2 (3.33%) SAP XI
6 1 (1.67%) jQuery
6 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) AIX
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) ETL
2 24 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 15 (25.00%) Benchmarking
4 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.00%) Migration
5 9 (15.00%) System Testing
6 6 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.00%) Workflow
8 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.00%) Low Latency
8 3 (5.00%) Analytics
9 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.33%) High Availability
9 2 (3.33%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (3.33%) Load Testing
9 2 (3.33%) CRM
9 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (73.33%) SQL
2 23 (38.33%) T-SQL
3 22 (36.67%) C#
4 13 (21.67%) C++
5 9 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.00%) Korn
6 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.33%) Python
7 2 (3.33%) VBA
7 2 (3.33%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) Java
8 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) MCTS
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) QA
2 6 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
1 13 (21.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.33%) Postfix
2 2 (3.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) PureDisk
1 2 (3.33%) Puppet
1 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.33%) ZABBIX
1 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 45 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) VMware
3 8 (13.33%) Business Objects
4 6 (10.00%) IBM
5 3 (5.00%) Teradata
5 3 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (5.00%) SAP
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (1.67%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.67%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 21 days ago