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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 58 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 12 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.94% 1.75% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.21% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 23
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -15.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
504 497 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 81.42% 79.27% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 395 426 407
Average salary £49,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Slough region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Slough

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) IIS
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (47.06%) PHP
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
6 6 (35.29%) Migration
7 5 (29.41%) Replication
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
7 5 (29.41%) Clustering
7 5 (29.41%) Apache
7 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
7 5 (29.41%) ETL
7 5 (29.41%) CentOS
7 5 (29.41%) Plesk
7 5 (29.41%) nginx
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
7 5 (29.41%) vSphere
7 5 (29.41%) cPanel
7 5 (29.41%) Webmin
8 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) Python

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 9 (52.94%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) MySQL
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) QlikView
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Support
2 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Business Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 3 (17.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Teradata Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Teradata Architect
5 1 (5.88%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) DHTML
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) XML
1 4 (23.53%) XSL
1 4 (23.53%) LAMP
1 4 (23.53%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Replication
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
2 5 (29.41%) CentOS
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) ETL
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Metaprogramming
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) PHP
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) Perl
3 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (29.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Plesk
1 5 (29.41%) cPanel
1 5 (29.41%) Webmin
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Cognizant
5 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
5 1 (5.88%) Teradata
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle