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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 84 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 9 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.84% 1.05% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.30% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 10
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,150 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £39,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
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
817 1002 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.93% 80.94% 72.04%
Number of salaries quoted 698 895 673
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,475 £28,000 £27,860
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,096 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +5 5 £36,250 -
Newport +20 3 £45,000 +31.57% 1
Torfaen - 1 £46,000 -
Performance Tuning
Wales

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 17 (51.52%) Windows
4 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (36.36%) Clustering
7 11 (33.33%) Replication
7 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (30.30%) IIS
8 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
8 10 (30.30%) Oracle
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (24.24%) MySQL
10 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
11 7 (21.21%) UNIX
11 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (18.18%) Migration
12 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
12 6 (18.18%) Data Transformation
13 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
13 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (15.15%) Data Guard
13 5 (15.15%) Database Tuning
13 5 (15.15%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (15.15%) VMware
13 5 (15.15%) Oracle RMAN

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (30.30%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 4 (12.12%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) tcpdump
3 3 (9.09%) VLAN
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (24.24%) MySQL
7 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
11 1 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (3.03%) OLTP
11 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (3.03%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) French Language
2 3 (9.09%) German Language
2 3 (9.09%) Italian Language
2 3 (9.09%) Spanish Language
2 3 (9.09%) Welsh Language
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) DBA
2 11 (33.33%) Administrator
3 9 (27.27%) Developer
4 8 (24.24%) SQL DBA
5 7 (21.21%) Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Business Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Provisioning Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (6.06%) Senior DBA
10 1 (3.03%) Senior Architect
10 1 (3.03%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
1 4 (12.12%) XML
1 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
1 4 (12.12%) WCF
1 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (6.06%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Clustering
2 11 (33.33%) Replication
3 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) FMCG
4 1 (3.03%) AS400
4 1 (3.03%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (21.21%) UNIX
4 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) Debian
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.03%) CentOS
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 6 (18.18%) Data Transformation
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (15.15%) Database Tuning
3 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.12%) MVC
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) Web Development
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Logistics
6 2 (6.06%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.03%) High Availability
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
3 5 (15.15%) Perl
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Erlang
6 1 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 4 (12.12%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.06%) Veritas
5 2 (6.06%) Remedy
6 1 (3.03%) Red Gate
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago