The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 57 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 6 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.94% 5.52% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 6.71% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 18
Average salary £37,250 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
461 432 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 72.60% 82.29% 72.63%
Number of salaries quoted 312 365 324
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Performance Tuning
North East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 6 £37,250 -6.87% 1
Performance Tuning
North East

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (70.59%) Oracle
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) MySQL
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (35.29%) Replication
4 6 (35.29%) Clustering
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
5 5 (29.41%) UNIX
5 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Solaris
6 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 4 (23.53%) Tivoli
6 4 (23.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (23.53%) Apache
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) SUSE
6 4 (23.53%) IBM
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Subversion
7 3 (17.65%) Network Design
7 3 (17.65%) Web Analytics
7 3 (17.65%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) JUnit
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) DBA
2 6 (35.29%) SQL DBA
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (23.53%) Server Support
4 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Server Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Server Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Support
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Server Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Web Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (11.76%) Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Progress DBA
7 1 (5.88%) ERP Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (17.65%) Guice
1 3 (17.65%) Django
1 3 (17.65%) REST
1 3 (17.65%) Play Framework
1 3 (17.65%) Sensu
1 3 (17.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Replication
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) SUSE
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Network Design
5 3 (17.65%) Web Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (17.65%) Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Scala
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 3 (17.65%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Tivoli
2 3 (17.65%) Ganglia
2 3 (17.65%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) collectd
2 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (17.65%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 3 (17.65%) Google
5 2 (11.76%) Progress
6 1 (5.88%) Epicor
6 1 (5.88%) SAP