The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 28 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 69 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 23 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.01% 1.55% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.12% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 19
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,950 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 803 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.89% 73.40% 72.95%
Number of salaries quoted 769 713 547
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
Wales

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in South Wales

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in South Wales

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -2 10 £36,000 +20.00% 2
Caerphilly +6 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Newport +2 3 £40,000 +38.16%
Torfaen - 3 £46,000 - 1
Performance Tuning
Wales

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 27 (75.00%) SQL
2 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (55.56%) Windows
4 15 (41.67%) Oracle
5 14 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (30.56%) Clustering
6 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (30.56%) IIS
6 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (30.56%) Database Tuning
7 10 (27.78%) Replication
8 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 9 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (22.22%) MySQL
10 7 (19.44%) Business Objects
10 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (19.44%) Migration
10 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
10 7 (19.44%) Data Transformation
10 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (16.67%) UNIX
12 5 (13.89%) Scrum

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) DHCP
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 3 (8.33%) tcpdump
2 3 (8.33%) VLAN
3 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (30.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (22.22%) MySQL
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
11 1 (2.78%) OLTP
11 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (2.78%) OLAP
11 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) French Language
2 3 (8.33%) German Language
2 3 (8.33%) Italian Language
2 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
2 3 (8.33%) Welsh Language
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) DBA
3 10 (27.78%) Administrator
4 8 (22.22%) SQL DBA
5 7 (19.44%) Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Business Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Analyst Developer
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (8.33%) Senior DBA
8 3 (8.33%) Provisioning Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) CSS
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
1 5 (13.89%) XML
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) WCF
1 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Clustering
2 10 (27.78%) Replication
3 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (16.67%) UNIX
4 5 (13.89%) Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) Debian
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.78%) AIX
8 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Database Tuning
2 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (19.44%) Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Data Transformation
3 6 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
4 5 (13.89%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Web Development
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Logistics
7 2 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (2.78%) High Availability
8 1 (2.78%) Network Design
8 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.89%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) Perl
4 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Business Objects
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (11.11%) Remedy
5 2 (5.56%) JBoss
5 2 (5.56%) Veritas
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Red Gate
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago