The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 60 17 58
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +41
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 62 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.49% 9.60% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 13.36% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 44 11
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
Performance Tuning
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 464 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 81.40% 71.83% 79.89%
Number of salaries quoted 462 382 338
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Stoke-on-Trent -24 5 £30,000 +20.00%
Lichfield - 5 £47,500 -
Performance Tuning
West Midlands

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 15 (75.00%) SQL
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (60.00%) OO
4 11 (55.00%) XML
4 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
4 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (25.00%) OOP
8 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
8 5 (25.00%) MySQL
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) PHP
8 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Ajax
8 5 (25.00%) CMS
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (25.00%) SaaS
8 5 (25.00%) HTML5
8 5 (25.00%) CSS3
8 5 (25.00%) Web Development
8 5 (25.00%) Refactoring

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
3 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) DBA
1 13 (65.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
3 6 (30.00%) SQL DBA
4 5 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Server Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Junior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) Ajax
2 5 (25.00%) jQuery
2 5 (25.00%) HTML5
2 5 (25.00%) CSS3
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) OO
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (25.00%) OOP
3 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) PHP
2 5 (25.00%) PHP5
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft