The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 62 32 49
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.48% 5.36% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 6.55% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 8
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Performance Tuning
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 412 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 81.79% 81.75% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 366 359 315
Average salary £37,250 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Tyne and Wear

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 3 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Performance Tuning
North East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) MySQL
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
4 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) UNIX
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Replication
5 5 (38.46%) Clustering
5 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (23.08%) SUSE
6 3 (23.08%) Solaris
6 3 (23.08%) IBM
6 3 (23.08%) Apache
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
6 3 (23.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) Play Framework
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) collectd

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MySQL
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) DBA
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (38.46%) SQL DBA
3 3 (23.08%) Server Support
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Support
3 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Server Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Progress DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Web Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (15.38%) Django
1 2 (15.38%) Guice
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) Play Framework
1 2 (15.38%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Replication
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Solaris
3 3 (23.08%) SUSE
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Network Design
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) Scala
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Java
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (15.38%) Nagios
2 2 (15.38%) Ganglia
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) collectd
3 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Google
4 2 (15.38%) Progress
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Communicator
Salary: Circa £40k per annum
Posted: 9 days ago