The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 57 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.58% 0.35% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.43% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £51,250 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.86% +27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
455 460 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 87.84% 80.28% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 360 403 331
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) T-SQL
3 12 (63.16%) Oracle
4 11 (57.89%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 8 (42.11%) IBM
7 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
7 8 (42.11%) VBA
7 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (42.11%) Degree
8 7 (36.84%) MDX
8 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
8 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (36.84%) Time Management
8 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (36.84%) Database Tuning
8 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (36.84%) SAP BPC
8 7 (36.84%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (36.84%) REST
8 7 (36.84%) ETL Development
8 7 (36.84%) Power BI
8 7 (36.84%) .NET
8 7 (36.84%) SAP
8 7 (36.84%) SOAP

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (21.05%) JBoss
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) SAP BPC
2 1 (5.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (36.84%) MS Access
4 7 (36.84%) Power BI
4 7 (36.84%) SAP BW
4 7 (36.84%) SAP Data Services
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
5 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (5.26%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) JMeter
2 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.26%) The Grinder
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 7 (36.84%) DBA
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) MDX
1 7 (36.84%) REST
1 7 (36.84%) SOAP
1 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) J2EE
3 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Unix
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) Windows
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
3 7 (36.84%) Database Tuning
3 7 (36.84%) ETL
3 7 (36.84%) ETL Development
3 7 (36.84%) Time Management
3 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
4 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) UML
6 2 (10.53%) Database Security
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) T-SQL
3 8 (42.11%) VBA
4 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
4 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
5 5 (26.32%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) AWK
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCDBA
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Data Guard
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) IBM
4 7 (36.84%) Cognos
4 7 (36.84%) SAP
5 4 (21.05%) Sybase
6 3 (15.79%) AppDynamics
6 3 (15.79%) New Relic
7 1 (5.26%) Teradata