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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 112 124 101
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 28 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.18% 0.78% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.12% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 26
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £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
1746 1613 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.48% 70.22% 77.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1249 1436
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 £33,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £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 30 July 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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 (83.05%) SQL Server
2 44 (74.58%) SQL
2 44 (74.58%) Microsoft
3 31 (52.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (47.46%) ETL
5 24 (40.68%) .NET
6 23 (38.98%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (37.29%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (37.29%) T-SQL
7 22 (37.29%) C#
8 17 (28.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (28.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
9 15 (25.42%) Data Modelling
9 15 (25.42%) Benchmarking
10 14 (23.73%) SAN
10 14 (23.73%) Windows
10 14 (23.73%) NAS
11 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (22.03%) IMAP
11 13 (22.03%) Wireshark
11 13 (22.03%) QA
11 13 (22.03%) WebLOAD
11 13 (22.03%) AQtime
11 13 (22.03%) IIS
11 13 (22.03%) C++
11 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
11 13 (22.03%) MAPI
11 13 (22.03%) SMTP
11 13 (22.03%) Degree

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (22.03%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
2 2 (3.39%) CloudFront
2 2 (3.39%) Route 53
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) SAN
1 14 (23.73%) NAS
2 13 (22.03%) IMAP
2 13 (22.03%) Wireshark
2 13 (22.03%) SMTP
3 2 (3.39%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) HTTP
3 2 (3.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (83.05%) SQL Server
2 31 (52.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (37.29%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (28.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (28.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.08%) DB2
6 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.08%) OLTP
6 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (5.08%) Data Mart
6 3 (5.08%) QlikView
6 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (3.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (3.39%) MS Access
8 1 (1.69%) Informix
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.69%) MySQL
8 1 (1.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) WebLOAD
1 13 (22.03%) AQtime
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) ERwin
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Developer
2 26 (44.07%) SQL Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (20.34%) ETL Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Test Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Developer
6 9 (15.25%) Performance Engineer
6 9 (15.25%) Senior Test Engineer
6 9 (15.25%) DBA
6 9 (15.25%) Performance Test Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) SQL DBA
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Administrator
9 4 (6.78%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (5.08%) Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Junior
10 3 (5.08%) Senior SQL Server Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior SQL Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Designer
11 2 (3.39%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.68%) .NET
2 13 (22.03%) MAPI
3 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.78%) Web Services
5 3 (5.08%) HTML
5 3 (5.08%) MDX
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.39%) jQuery
6 2 (3.39%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.78%) Clustering
3 2 (3.39%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) AIX
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) ETL
2 23 (38.98%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (25.42%) Data Modelling
3 15 (25.42%) Benchmarking
4 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.25%) Migration
5 9 (15.25%) System Testing
6 5 (8.47%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.47%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.08%) Workflow
7 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.08%) Analytics
7 3 (5.08%) Low Latency
8 2 (3.39%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.39%) High Availability
8 2 (3.39%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.39%) Release Management
8 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) SQL
2 22 (37.29%) T-SQL
2 22 (37.29%) C#
3 13 (22.03%) C++
4 9 (15.25%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.08%) Korn
6 2 (3.39%) Python
6 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) VBA
7 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) MCSE
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) QA
2 5 (8.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
1 13 (22.03%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.39%) Postfix
2 2 (3.39%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) PureDisk
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
1 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.39%) ZABBIX
1 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) VMware
3 8 (13.56%) Business Objects
4 6 (10.17%) IBM
5 3 (5.08%) SAP
5 3 (5.08%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (5.08%) Teradata
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) Ab Initio
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 27 days ago