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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 74 70 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -36
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.56% 1.16% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.35% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £53,750 £66,250 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.86% +68.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £57,500 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £76,750 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Performance Tuning
Hertfordshire

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
456 518 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 84.92% 85.90% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 330 382 183
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in Watford

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 8 (66.67%) Sun
2 8 (66.67%) JBoss
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) J2EE
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 8 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Drupal
3 7 (58.33%) Magento
3 7 (58.33%) HTTPS
3 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
3 7 (58.33%) AIX
3 7 (58.33%) DB2
3 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (58.33%) HTTP
3 7 (58.33%) Internet
3 7 (58.33%) LoadRunner
3 7 (58.33%) JMeter
3 7 (58.33%) AWK

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 8 (66.67%) JBoss
3 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (58.33%) Drupal
4 1 (8.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
1 7 (58.33%) HTTPS
1 7 (58.33%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) DB2
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) OLAP
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) LoadRunner
1 7 (58.33%) JMeter
2 2 (16.67%) Firebug
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
3 1 (8.33%) Memcached
3 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (8.33%) Yii
3 1 (8.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) VMS
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
2 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Database Security
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
3 7 (58.33%) AWK
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) PHP5
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Samba
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) vMotion
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Sun
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) BMC
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas
2 1 (8.33%) NetIQ
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) New Relic
2 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics