The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 50 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 15 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.74% 2.37% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.88% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 6
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
479 416 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 87.41% 82.05% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 372 340 470
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Slough region.

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Slough

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 13 (48.15%) MDX
5 13 (48.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (29.63%) MySQL
8 7 (25.93%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (25.93%) IIS
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (22.22%) Migration
9 6 (22.22%) PHP
10 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 5 (18.52%) Apache
10 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
10 5 (18.52%) ETL
10 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
10 5 (18.52%) Replication
10 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
10 5 (18.52%) VMware
10 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
10 5 (18.52%) Clustering
10 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (18.52%) CentOS
10 5 (18.52%) nginx
10 5 (18.52%) Plesk

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (25.93%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (48.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (29.63%) MySQL
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (25.93%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.70%) QlikView
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Linux Support
5 4 (14.81%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Business Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Business Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Designer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Database Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) DBA
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) MDX
2 2 (7.41%) DHTML
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) XSL
2 2 (7.41%) LAMP
2 2 (7.41%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Replication
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
2 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
1 5 (18.52%) CentOS
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (22.22%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
3 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.70%) Information Management
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Metaprogramming
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 6 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (14.81%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (18.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Plesk
1 5 (18.52%) cPanel
1 5 (18.52%) Webmin
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.70%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.70%) Teradata
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle