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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 23 40 20
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 16 2 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.25% 0.70% 10.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.47% 0.87% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 13
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £30,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Performance Tuning
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
169 231 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 87.11% 80.49% 78.83%
Number of salaries quoted 147 159 177
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (86.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (86.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (68.97%) SQL
4 16 (55.17%) Finance
4 16 (55.17%) QA
4 16 (55.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (55.17%) Replication
4 16 (55.17%) Clustering
4 16 (55.17%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
7 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
7 8 (27.59%) OLTP
7 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
7 8 (27.59%) Database Security
7 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
7 8 (27.59%) Database Mirroring
8 7 (24.14%) Games
9 4 (13.79%) Windows
9 4 (13.79%) Database Tuning
10 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
10 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (10.34%) VMware
10 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (10.34%) MCITP
10 3 (10.34%) MCSA

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (86.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (86.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (27.59%) OLTP
5 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
5 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) DBA
2 20 (68.97%) SQL DBA
3 9 (31.03%) Administrator
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server DBA
5 7 (24.14%) Senior DBA
5 7 (24.14%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Junior DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Junior SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Replication
1 16 (55.17%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) User Acceptance Testing
1 16 (55.17%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (27.59%) Database Security
2 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
2 8 (27.59%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (13.79%) Database Tuning
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) MCSA
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (10.34%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) VMware