The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank - 51 62
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.06% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.42% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
643 422 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.78% 74.69% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 565 370 381
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
South West

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Somerset

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Erlang
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 4 (44.44%) Redis
2 4 (44.44%) Riak
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Silverlight

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 4 (44.44%) Redis
2 4 (44.44%) Riak
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DBA
1 5 (55.56%) SQL DBA
2 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) RESTful
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Erlang
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle