The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 84 93 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -42
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.89% 0.46% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.57% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 28
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £31,750 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Performance Tuning
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
867 879 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 77.14% 81.16% 67.31%
Number of salaries quoted 768 790 540
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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
Newport +16 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Monmouthshire -3 2 £37,250 +30.70%
Cardiff -7 2 £31,250 -10.71%
Bridgend +12 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Performance Tuning
Wales

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (45.45%) Replication
6 9 (40.91%) Clustering
6 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) Finance
10 5 (22.73%) Migration
10 5 (22.73%) SAN
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (18.18%) Database Tuning
11 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
11 4 (18.18%) UNIX
11 4 (18.18%) MySQL
11 4 (18.18%) IIS
12 3 (13.64%) COM
12 3 (13.64%) ITIL
12 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
12 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
12 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) tcpdump
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (18.18%) MySQL
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) French Language
4 1 (4.55%) German Language
4 1 (4.55%) Italian Language
4 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.55%) Welsh Language
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) DBA
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) SQL DBA
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) Database Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Replication
2 9 (40.91%) Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 2 (9.09%) Grid Computing
4 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) AS400
5 1 (4.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Debian
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Migration
1 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Database Tuning
3 3 (13.64%) Data Transformation
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Logistics
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Erlang
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Snort
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Red Gate
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy