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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 131 111 90
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -21
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.39% 1.21% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.55% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 33
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.09% -8.88%
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
2024 1931 1514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 78.36% 78.08% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1494 1238
Average salary £52,250 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Reading

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 (87.50%) SQL
2 32 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
4 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (52.50%) .NET
6 16 (40.00%) C#
6 16 (40.00%) Degree
7 15 (37.50%) Windows
8 14 (35.00%) IIS
8 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
8 14 (35.00%) SAN
8 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
8 14 (35.00%) NAS
9 13 (32.50%) AQtime
9 13 (32.50%) QA
9 13 (32.50%) IMAP
9 13 (32.50%) Wireshark
9 13 (32.50%) WebLOAD
9 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (32.50%) VMware
9 13 (32.50%) VMware ESX
9 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
9 13 (32.50%) SMTP
9 13 (32.50%) MAPI
9 13 (32.50%) Benchmarking
9 13 (32.50%) C++
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 14 (35.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) SAN
1 14 (35.00%) NAS
2 13 (32.50%) IMAP
2 13 (32.50%) Wireshark
2 13 (32.50%) SMTP
3 2 (5.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (10.00%) MySQL
8 3 (7.50%) MS Access
8 3 (7.50%) Data Mart
8 3 (7.50%) OLTP
8 3 (7.50%) DB2
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.50%) OLAP
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) WebLOAD
1 13 (32.50%) AQtime
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) ERwin
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
1 11 (27.50%) Test Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Senior Test Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Performance Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) DBA
2 9 (22.50%) Performance Test Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Developer
4 6 (15.00%) SQL DBA
4 6 (15.00%) Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (12.50%) ETL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Designer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.00%) QA Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) MAPI
3 5 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (7.50%) XML
4 3 (7.50%) HTML
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (5.00%) jQuery
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (2.50%) Ajax
6 1 (2.50%) DHTML
6 1 (2.50%) XSL
6 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) AIX
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) Benchmarking
3 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (20.00%) ETL
5 4 (10.00%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Data Transformation
6 3 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Analytics
6 3 (7.50%) Data Mapping
6 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.50%) Workflow
6 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Release Management
7 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) C#
3 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (32.50%) C++
5 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.50%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.50%) Korn
7 2 (5.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) QA
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
1 13 (32.50%) VMware ESX
1 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.00%) PureDisk
2 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Teradata
3 3 (7.50%) Red Gate
3 3 (7.50%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Sybase
4 2 (5.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus (c10%)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago