The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 209 158 169
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1586 2190 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.63% 1.98% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.28% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1742 1809
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85739 96253 102832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.89% 86.87% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 71657 78628 83341
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the UK

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 within the UK.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -44 1484 £55,000 +10.00% 136
London +7 844 £60,000 - 51
South East -82 236 £50,000 +11.11% 29
City of London +47 138 £57,500 +4.54% 16
Yorkshire -12 105 £40,000 +3.22% 12
West Yorkshire +30 89 £40,000 +3.22% 6
West Midlands -13 81 £47,500 +11.76% 14
Berkshire -41 69 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East of England -26 65 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Scotland +7 64 £50,000 -4.76% 6
East Midlands -16 57 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Glasgow +14 53 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Leeds +23 50 £40,000 -2.43% 6
North West -85 43 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Surrey -21 41 £52,500 +13.51% 3
South West -7 40 £38,500 -3.75% 5
Hertfordshire +24 39 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +14 33 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Hampshire -47 29 £50,000 +14.94% 9
Manchester -64 28 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Kent +18 25 £55,000 +22.22% 1
East Sussex -14 25 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Brighton -1 22 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Tunbridge Wells +36 21 £55,000 +144.44%
Warwickshire +17 21 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 21 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Milton Keynes +17 20 £48,750 +2.63%
Warwick -1 20 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Reading -49 19 £55,000 +10.00%
Watford +36 16 £52,500 -2.32% 1

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 2096 (62.81%) SQL
2 1592 (47.71%) SQL Server
3 1181 (35.39%) Oracle
4 920 (27.57%) Finance
5 812 (24.33%) Microsoft
6 802 (24.03%) Linux
7 723 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 716 (21.46%) T-SQL
9 689 (20.65%) Oracle Database
10 682 (20.44%) Business Intelligence
11 678 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
12 635 (19.03%) Windows
13 604 (18.10%) Data Warehouse
14 589 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 573 (17.17%) Java
16 542 (16.24%) Unix
17 532 (15.94%) ETL
18 501 (15.01%) PL/SQL
19 482 (14.44%) High Availability
20 478 (14.32%) .NET
21 436 (13.07%) SQL Server 2008
22 435 (13.04%) Relational Database
23 430 (12.89%) Degree
24 403 (12.08%) MS Excel
25 395 (11.84%) Replication
25 395 (11.84%) Oracle Database 11g
26 381 (11.42%) Shell Script
27 378 (11.33%) C#
28 360 (10.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
29 353 (10.58%) SQL Server 2012

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 231 (6.92%) WebLogic
2 187 (5.60%) Apache
3 176 (5.27%) IIS
4 125 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 115 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 105 (3.15%) JBoss
7 95 (2.85%) Apache Spark
8 92 (2.76%) WebSphere
9 72 (2.16%) Apache Pig
10 61 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
11 55 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
12 51 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
13 46 (1.38%) Oracle Coherence
14 44 (1.32%) OpenStack
15 41 (1.23%) MS Exchange
16 33 (0.99%) CloudStack
17 24 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
18 23 (0.69%) Confluence
19 18 (0.54%) SAS
20 17 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 403 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 52 (1.56%) MS Office
3 15 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.12%) SPSS
7 3 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.030%) HipChat
8 1 (0.030%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 100 (3.00%) Oracle EBS
2 81 (2.43%) Oracle Applications
3 40 (1.20%) Hyperion Planning
4 34 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
5 31 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
6 28 (0.84%) HFM
7 19 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
8 17 (0.51%) Markit EDM
9 16 (0.48%) SAP BPC
10 13 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
11 11 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
12 10 (0.30%) Beauchamp
12 10 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
12 10 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
12 10 (0.30%) TIBCO iProcess
13 9 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 9 (0.27%) SimCorp Dimension
14 8 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
14 8 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
15 7 (0.21%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 237 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (1.62%) SaaS
4 40 (1.20%) Amazon S3
5 39 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 37 (1.11%) Office 365
7 29 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 25 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
9 22 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 21 (0.63%) PaaS
11 15 (0.45%) SoftLayer
12 14 (0.42%) Sumo Logic
13 13 (0.39%) GitHub
13 13 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.33%) IaaS
15 10 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
16 8 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
17 6 (0.18%) OpenShift
18 5 (0.15%) Bluemix
18 5 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 207 (6.20%) SAN
2 179 (5.36%) Firewall
3 169 (5.06%) DNS
4 124 (3.72%) TCP/IP
5 88 (2.64%) WAN
6 86 (2.58%) LAN
7 68 (2.04%) HTTP
8 65 (1.95%) Internet
8 65 (1.95%) Multicast
9 64 (1.92%) VPN
10 63 (1.89%) NAS
11 52 (1.56%) DHCP
12 51 (1.53%) SSL
13 44 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
14 38 (1.14%) LDAP
15 31 (0.93%) FCoE
16 30 (0.90%) Wireless
17 28 (0.84%) Network Security
18 26 (0.78%) FTP
19 25 (0.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1592 (47.71%) SQL Server
2 723 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 689 (20.65%) Oracle Database
4 604 (18.10%) Data Warehouse
5 589 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 436 (13.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 435 (13.04%) Relational Database
8 395 (11.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 360 (10.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 353 (10.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 311 (9.32%) MySQL
12 278 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
13 258 (7.73%) RDBMS
14 247 (7.40%) SQL Server 2014
15 208 (6.23%) Hadoop
16 195 (5.84%) Oracle Database 10g
17 188 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
18 174 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
19 166 (4.97%) Big Data
19 166 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 243 (7.28%) Git (software)
2 154 (4.61%) Jenkins
3 99 (2.97%) Subversion
4 88 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 80 (2.40%) TeamCity
6 74 (2.22%) JIRA
7 71 (2.13%) Eclipse
8 59 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
9 52 (1.56%) Vagrant
10 45 (1.35%) JUnit
10 45 (1.35%) Visual Studio
11 35 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 34 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
13 31 (0.93%) Maven
13 31 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 24 (0.72%) Toad
15 21 (0.63%) Bitbucket
16 20 (0.60%) Mockito
16 20 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
17 19 (0.57%) NUnit
General
1 920 (27.57%) Finance
2 298 (8.93%) Banking
3 101 (3.03%) Marketing
4 82 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 72 (2.16%) Investment Banking
6 71 (2.13%) Retail
7 67 (2.01%) Games
8 50 (1.50%) Advertising
9 44 (1.32%) Front Office
10 42 (1.26%) Legal
11 38 (1.14%) Back Office
12 37 (1.11%) Publishing
13 33 (0.99%) Law
14 28 (0.84%) Manufacturing
15 20 (0.60%) Billing
16 18 (0.54%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.42%) Electronics
18 10 (0.30%) Spanish Language
19 8 (0.24%) Retail Banking
20 5 (0.15%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1106 (33.14%) DBA
1 1106 (33.14%) Developer
2 711 (21.31%) SQL DBA
3 650 (19.48%) Administrator
4 427 (12.80%) SQL Developer
5 346 (10.37%) Oracle DBA
6 296 (8.87%) SQL Server DBA
7 238 (7.13%) Senior Developer
8 196 (5.87%) Oracle Developer
9 178 (5.33%) Analyst
10 155 (4.64%) Java Developer
11 146 (4.38%) Architect
12 143 (4.29%) Consultant
13 127 (3.81%) Senior DBA
14 121 (3.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 117 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
16 113 (3.39%) SSIS Developer
17 103 (3.09%) DevOps Engineer
18 101 (3.03%) C# Developer
19 94 (2.82%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 478 (14.32%) .NET
2 337 (10.10%) Web Services
3 237 (7.10%) XML
4 203 (6.08%) HTML
5 175 (5.24%) Middleware
6 166 (4.97%) CSS
7 164 (4.91%) jQuery
8 133 (3.99%) .NET Framework
9 128 (3.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 126 (3.78%) ASP.NET
11 100 (3.00%) JSON
12 96 (2.88%) HTML5
13 91 (2.73%) AngularJS
14 89 (2.67%) Spring
15 82 (2.46%) MDX
16 77 (2.31%) REST
17 76 (2.28%) JMS
18 68 (2.04%) WCF
19 67 (2.01%) LAMP
20 64 (1.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 395 (11.84%) Replication
2 332 (9.95%) Clustering
3 303 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
4 218 (6.53%) Computer Science
5 92 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
6 91 (2.73%) Statistics
7 90 (2.70%) Mathematics
8 78 (2.34%) Data Centre
9 72 (2.16%) Derivative
10 67 (2.01%) Equities
11 62 (1.86%) Hedge funds
12 58 (1.74%) Management Information System
13 56 (1.68%) Fixed Income
14 52 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 49 (1.47%) Data Integration
16 45 (1.35%) Client/Server
17 44 (1.32%) Mobile App
17 44 (1.32%) PKI
18 42 (1.26%) Visualisation
19 41 (1.23%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 802 (24.03%) Linux
2 635 (19.03%) Windows
3 542 (16.24%) Unix
4 231 (6.92%) Windows Server
5 159 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 154 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 135 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 122 (3.66%) Solaris
9 103 (3.09%) AIX
10 97 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 77 (2.31%) Apple iOS
12 59 (1.77%) Android
13 26 (0.78%) HPUX
14 23 (0.69%) CentOS
15 21 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
16 18 (0.54%) Windows 7
17 11 (0.33%) Windows 10
18 10 (0.30%) Debian
18 10 (0.30%) VMS
19 9 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 682 (20.44%) Business Intelligence
2 678 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
3 532 (15.94%) ETL
4 482 (14.44%) High Availability
5 348 (10.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 264 (7.91%) Data Modelling
7 254 (7.61%) Database Tuning
7 254 (7.61%) DevOps
8 251 (7.52%) Capacity Planning
9 241 (7.22%) Performance Monitoring
10 238 (7.13%) Continuous Integration
11 215 (6.44%) Migration
12 200 (5.99%) OO
13 198 (5.93%) Scrum
14 190 (5.69%) ITIL
15 169 (5.06%) Mentoring
16 166 (4.97%) Configuration Management
17 163 (4.88%) Open Source
18 162 (4.85%) Analytics
19 152 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2096 (62.81%) SQL
2 716 (21.46%) T-SQL
3 573 (17.17%) Java
4 501 (15.01%) PL/SQL
5 381 (11.42%) Shell Script
6 378 (11.33%) C#
7 320 (9.59%) Python
8 280 (8.39%) JavaScript
9 193 (5.78%) PowerShell
10 157 (4.70%) Ruby
11 145 (4.35%) Bash Shell
12 133 (3.99%) Perl
13 63 (1.89%) C++
14 62 (1.86%) PHP
15 55 (1.65%) C
16 48 (1.44%) Scala
16 48 (1.44%) VB
17 40 (1.20%) VBA
18 39 (1.17%) VB.NET
19 29 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 430 (12.89%) Degree
2 131 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 121 (3.63%) Oracle Certification
4 111 (3.33%) OCP
5 98 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 84 (2.52%) SC Cleared
7 48 (1.44%) MCSE
8 31 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (0.93%) DV Cleared
9 28 (0.84%) MCITP
9 28 (0.84%) MCSA
10 21 (0.63%) CCNP
11 20 (0.60%) MCDBA
11 20 (0.60%) MCTS
12 16 (0.48%) CCNA
13 15 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (0.33%) CCIE
15 10 (0.30%) ACCA
15 10 (0.30%) CIMA
15 10 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (3.96%) QA
2 86 (2.58%) SLA
3 66 (1.98%) Data Quality
4 26 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.12%) SEPA
10 2 (0.060%) MiFID
11 1 (0.030%) HL7
System Software
1 301 (9.02%) Oracle RAC
2 197 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 155 (4.64%) Active Directory
4 97 (2.91%) vSphere
5 79 (2.37%) HDFS
6 57 (1.71%) Xen
7 52 (1.56%) Apache Flume
8 49 (1.47%) Docker
8 49 (1.47%) VMware ESX
9 47 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
10 43 (1.29%) Hyper-V
11 35 (1.05%) XenServer
12 31 (0.93%) NFS
13 28 (0.84%) Oracle Clusterware
14 25 (0.75%) KVM
15 24 (0.72%) VirtualBox
16 23 (0.69%) SRDF
17 21 (0.63%) XenApp
18 20 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
19 15 (0.45%) iptables
Systems Management
1 267 (8.00%) Data Guard
2 225 (6.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 157 (4.70%) Puppet
4 156 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
5 104 (3.12%) Ansible
6 96 (2.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 54 (1.62%) Salt
8 53 (1.59%) Oozie
9 50 (1.50%) Hadoop YARN
9 50 (1.50%) Nagios
10 46 (1.38%) SCOM
11 36 (1.08%) Tivoli
12 31 (0.93%) SCCM
12 31 (0.93%) Terraform
13 30 (0.90%) Cobbler
13 30 (0.90%) Oracle ZFS
14 29 (0.87%) Control-M
14 29 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
14 29 (0.87%) Perfmon
15 25 (0.75%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 1181 (35.39%) Oracle
2 812 (24.33%) Microsoft
3 313 (9.38%) VMware
4 193 (5.78%) Red Hat
5 125 (3.75%) Cisco
6 121 (3.63%) IBM
7 96 (2.88%) Sybase
8 91 (2.73%) SAP
9 88 (2.64%) Informatica
10 73 (2.19%) HP
11 71 (2.13%) NetApp
12 60 (1.80%) Google
13 59 (1.77%) Tableau
14 58 (1.74%) Cloudera
14 58 (1.74%) TIBCO
15 55 (1.65%) Hortonworks
16 47 (1.41%) EMC
17 45 (1.35%) Hyperion
18 41 (1.23%) Citrix
19 40 (1.20%) MapR
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + 10% + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tenterden, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +BUPA, Pension, Death in service, company mobi
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Talent International
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40-60K
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Metaskil
Salary: £Highly competitive + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £32000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Innovative team, city centre
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £38k - 58k per year + Benefits
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Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + amazing benefits
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