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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 35 18 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 4 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.38% 10.16% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 13.13% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 8
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
234 198 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 80.97% 77.34% 81.92%
Number of salaries quoted 165 163 124
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) DBA
1 7 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (57.14%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Junior DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft