The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 11 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 67 40 55
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 7 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.18% 5.11% 4.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 6.30% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £66,250 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.87% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
504 254 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.14% 81.15% 78.36%
Number of salaries quoted 357 190 176
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Performance Tuning
Hertfordshire

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in Watford

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the Watford region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Watford

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) AIX
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (36.36%) IIS
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
6 2 (18.18%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (36.36%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) Tuxedo
2 2 (18.18%) iPlanet
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) GlassFish
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) SSL
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) IPv4
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) DB2
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DBA
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) SAP XI
4 1 (9.09%) SAP PI
4 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) AIX
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) OWASP
5 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Jython
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
2 2 (18.18%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PureDisk
3 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) BMC
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) Veritas
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) NetIQ
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Sybase
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) EMC