The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 144 139 103
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -36
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 95 89 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.58% 1.61% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.97% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 69 81 117
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,325 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Performance Tuning
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5001 4516 4411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.10% 81.93% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4208 3815 3888
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the South West

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the South West

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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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
Wiltshire +20 33 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Gloucestershire +21 32 £33,250 -11.33% 1
Bristol -31 26 £46,000 +8.23% 1
Dorset -13 2 £42,500 -37.03% 1
Cornwall - 2 £36,250 -
Somerset +5 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Devon -10 1 - -
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 158 (81.44%) SQL
2 115 (59.28%) SQL Server
3 83 (42.78%) Oracle
4 78 (40.21%) T-SQL
5 75 (38.66%) Microsoft
6 71 (36.60%) Finance
7 53 (27.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 47 (24.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 46 (23.71%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (21.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (19.59%) PL/SQL
12 37 (19.07%) Clustering
12 37 (19.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 36 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (18.04%) MS Office
15 33 (17.01%) Oracle Database
16 32 (16.49%) Windows
17 30 (15.46%) Replication
17 30 (15.46%) SQL Server 2012
18 29 (14.95%) Oracle BI EE
19 28 (14.43%) Database Tuning
20 27 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
21 26 (13.40%) Windows Server 2003
21 26 (13.40%) Oracle Financials
21 26 (13.40%) Linux
21 26 (13.40%) Oracle EBS R12
22 24 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
22 24 (12.37%) ERP
22 24 (12.37%) Java
22 24 (12.37%) Security Cleared

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (9.28%) NetWeaver
2 16 (8.25%) IIS
3 4 (2.06%) PowerExchange
3 4 (2.06%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.06%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.52%) Lync
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.52%) JBoss
6 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (18.04%) MS Office
2 23 (11.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.52%) FastStats
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (13.40%) Oracle Financials
1 26 (13.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (6.19%) Oracle General Ledger
2 12 (6.19%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (5.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (4.12%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (1.55%) Agresso
5 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Office 365
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.34%) FTP
2 13 (6.70%) SAN
3 9 (4.64%) Firewall
4 8 (4.12%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.09%) HTTP
5 6 (3.09%) LDAP
6 5 (2.58%) NAS
6 5 (2.58%) VPN
7 4 (2.06%) Wireshark
7 4 (2.06%) Network Security
7 4 (2.06%) IPsec
7 4 (2.06%) IPv4
7 4 (2.06%) IPv6
7 4 (2.06%) HTTPS
7 4 (2.06%) tcpdump
8 3 (1.55%) Internet
8 3 (1.55%) DNS
8 3 (1.55%) SNMP
8 3 (1.55%) LAN
8 3 (1.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (59.28%) SQL Server
2 53 (27.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (24.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (21.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (19.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (17.01%) Oracle Database
7 30 (15.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (14.95%) Oracle BI EE
9 24 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (9.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (7.73%) Essbase
12 9 (4.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (4.64%) OLTP
13 7 (3.61%) MySQL
13 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
14 5 (2.58%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (2.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (2.06%) GCC
4 4 (2.06%) GDB
4 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.03%) Subversion
6 2 (1.03%) Maven
6 2 (1.03%) MorphX
6 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.03%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.03%) Mercurial
General
1 71 (36.60%) Finance
2 12 (6.19%) General Ledger
3 9 (4.64%) Banking
4 8 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.55%) Legal
6 3 (1.55%) Marketing
7 2 (1.03%) Billing
7 2 (1.03%) Retail
7 2 (1.03%) Automotive
7 2 (1.03%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 79 (40.72%) DBA
2 59 (30.41%) Developer
3 58 (29.90%) SQL DBA
4 38 (19.59%) Administrator
5 27 (13.92%) Analyst
6 25 (12.89%) SQL Server DBA
7 18 (9.28%) Technical Analyst
7 18 (9.28%) SQL Developer
7 18 (9.28%) SAP Analyst
8 17 (8.76%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 17 (8.76%) Consultant
9 14 (7.22%) Oracle Developer
10 13 (6.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 12 (6.19%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 12 (6.19%) Oracle Consultant
11 12 (6.19%) OBIEE Consultant
12 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Developer
13 10 (5.15%) Senior Developer
14 9 (4.64%) Systems Developer
15 7 (3.61%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.34%) HTML
2 18 (9.28%) SAP Basis
2 18 (9.28%) SAP Smart Forms
3 14 (7.22%) .NET
4 13 (6.70%) COM
5 6 (3.09%) jQuery
6 5 (2.58%) MDX
7 4 (2.06%) Ajax
7 4 (2.06%) Velocity
7 4 (2.06%) WPF
7 4 (2.06%) WinForms
7 4 (2.06%) STL
7 4 (2.06%) XML
7 4 (2.06%) J2EE
7 4 (2.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (2.06%) FusionCharts
8 2 (1.03%) Lucene
8 2 (1.03%) Spring
8 2 (1.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.07%) Clustering
2 36 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (15.46%) Replication
4 17 (8.76%) Client/Server
5 13 (6.70%) N-Tier
5 13 (6.70%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.70%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (5.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.06%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.06%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.03%) W3C
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.52%) iPad
9 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.49%) Windows
2 26 (13.40%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (13.40%) Linux
3 22 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (7.22%) UNIX
4 14 (7.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.55%) Solaris
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.71%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (14.43%) Database Tuning
3 27 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (12.37%) ERP
5 23 (11.86%) ITIL
6 21 (10.82%) CRM
7 20 (10.31%) ETL
7 20 (10.31%) Data Modelling
7 20 (10.31%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (8.76%) Performance Monitoring
8 17 (8.76%) Change Management
9 15 (7.73%) Migration
10 13 (6.70%) Data Protection
11 12 (6.19%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (6.19%) Configuration Management
12 11 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.15%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (4.12%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 158 (81.44%) SQL
2 78 (40.21%) T-SQL
3 38 (19.59%) PL/SQL
4 24 (12.37%) Java
5 19 (9.79%) VBA
6 17 (8.76%) C#
7 13 (6.70%) ABAP
8 10 (5.15%) JavaScript
8 10 (5.15%) C
9 8 (4.12%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.12%) Python
10 7 (3.61%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.09%) C++
11 6 (3.09%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.06%) Ruby
12 4 (2.06%) VB
12 4 (2.06%) Perl
13 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.55%) X++
14 2 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (12.37%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.76%) SC Cleared
2 17 (8.76%) Degree
3 7 (3.61%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.06%) HND
5 3 (1.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.70%) SLA
2 4 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.03%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.09%) Firmware
3 4 (2.06%) Samba
3 4 (2.06%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.64%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.55%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 83 (42.78%) Oracle
2 75 (38.66%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.34%) SAP
4 15 (7.73%) Cognos
5 14 (7.22%) VMware
5 14 (7.22%) IBM
5 14 (7.22%) Hyperion
6 7 (3.61%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.09%) Symantec
7 6 (3.09%) HP
8 5 (2.58%) Informatica
8 5 (2.58%) NetApp
9 4 (2.06%) Telerik
9 4 (2.06%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.06%) F5
9 4 (2.06%) Twitter
10 3 (1.55%) Sun
11 2 (1.03%) Sybase
12 1 (0.52%) Trustwave
12 1 (0.52%) Tableau
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52039 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Fizz Experience Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago