The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 123 161 133
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -28
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 95 47 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.79% 0.90% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.10% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 82 34 51
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Performance Tuning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4398 4276 3936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.04% 81.84% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3634 3605 3290
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Staffordshire +21 26 £38,750 -3.12% 4
Warwickshire - 20 £47,500 - 1
Coventry +3 13 £38,750 -24.39% 3
Birmingham -7 13 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Wolverhampton - 5 £35,000 - 1
West Bromwich +9 3 - -
Walsall +8 2 £75,000 +76.47%
Shropshire - 2 £37,500 -
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 98 (71.01%) SQL
2 74 (53.62%) SQL Server
3 55 (39.86%) Microsoft
4 48 (34.78%) Oracle
5 42 (30.43%) Windows
6 40 (28.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (24.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (23.91%) Linux
10 32 (23.19%) T-SQL
11 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
12 29 (21.01%) Relational Database
12 29 (21.01%) Mentoring
13 28 (20.29%) MCITP
14 27 (19.57%) HTML
15 26 (18.84%) RDBMS
15 26 (18.84%) jQuery
16 25 (18.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 25 (18.12%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (17.39%) Shell Script
17 24 (17.39%) Java
17 24 (17.39%) CSS
17 24 (17.39%) UNIX
17 24 (17.39%) Tomcat
18 23 (16.67%) Web Services
18 23 (16.67%) MCTS
18 23 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 22 (15.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 22 (15.94%) Perl
19 22 (15.94%) PL/SQL

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 24 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 17 (12.32%) Apache
3 14 (10.14%) GlassFish
4 13 (9.42%) IIS
5 11 (7.97%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.17%) OpenEdge
6 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.45%) CMS
7 2 (1.45%) JBoss
7 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) GIMP
2 2 (1.45%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.45%) SPSS
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.72%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.45%) Magento
4 1 (0.72%) Agresso
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.77%) SaaS
2 15 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) DHCP
1 2 (1.45%) DNS
2 1 (0.72%) Intranet
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) SAN
2 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (53.62%) SQL Server
2 40 (28.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (21.01%) Relational Database
4 26 (18.84%) RDBMS
5 25 (18.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (18.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (15.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (11.59%) Oracle Database
9 15 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (7.25%) MySQL
12 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (4.35%) OLTP
15 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (3.62%) OLAP
16 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 3 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
17 3 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (14.49%) Maven
2 17 (12.32%) Visual Studio
3 14 (10.14%) JUnit
4 6 (4.35%) Subversion
4 6 (4.35%) NetBeans
4 6 (4.35%) Ant
4 6 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.45%) Flyway
7 2 (1.45%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.72%) Toad
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.72%) Hudson
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 15 (10.87%) Advertising
3 11 (7.97%) Retail
4 4 (2.90%) Marketing
5 3 (2.17%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Automotive
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (41.30%) DBA
2 43 (31.16%) SQL DBA
3 37 (26.81%) Developer
4 35 (25.36%) Administrator
5 17 (12.32%) Lead Developer
6 14 (10.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (10.14%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) Architect
8 8 (5.80%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (5.80%) PHP Developer
9 7 (5.07%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (4.35%) Senior DBA
10 6 (4.35%) Java Architect
10 6 (4.35%) Consultant
11 5 (3.62%) Junior
11 5 (3.62%) Senior SQL DBA
11 5 (3.62%) Junior DBA
11 5 (3.62%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 4 (2.90%) SQL Developer
12 4 (2.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.57%) HTML
2 26 (18.84%) jQuery
3 24 (17.39%) CSS
4 23 (16.67%) Web Services
5 20 (14.49%) JMS
5 20 (14.49%) J2EE
6 19 (13.77%) .NET
6 19 (13.77%) ASP.NET
7 18 (13.04%) HTML5
8 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (11.59%) WCF
9 16 (11.59%) CSS3
10 14 (10.14%) Java EE
10 14 (10.14%) EJB
10 14 (10.14%) REST
11 9 (6.52%) LAMP
12 8 (5.80%) Ajax
13 7 (5.07%) XML
14 6 (4.35%) Backbone.js
14 6 (4.35%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.22%) Replication
2 19 (13.77%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (10.87%) Clustering
4 7 (5.07%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.17%) Statistics
6 3 (2.17%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.45%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.45%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.45%) EPoS
7 2 (1.45%) NHS
8 1 (0.72%) Wiki
8 1 (0.72%) VAX
8 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.43%) Windows
2 33 (23.91%) Linux
3 24 (17.39%) UNIX
4 8 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.90%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.45%) VMS
10 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.72%) HPUX
10 1 (0.72%) Solaris
10 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.01%) Mentoring
3 21 (15.22%) OO
3 21 (15.22%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (12.32%) MVC
5 16 (11.59%) Waterfall
5 16 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (10.14%) Scrum
6 14 (10.14%) Migration
6 14 (10.14%) Kanban
6 14 (10.14%) Software Engineering
6 14 (10.14%) Refactoring
6 14 (10.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (8.70%) Database Tuning
8 9 (6.52%) ETL
8 9 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.80%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (71.01%) SQL
2 32 (23.19%) T-SQL
3 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 24 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 24 (17.39%) Java
5 22 (15.94%) Perl
5 22 (15.94%) PL/SQL
6 17 (12.32%) Python
6 17 (12.32%) VB.NET
6 17 (12.32%) C#
7 14 (10.14%) Ruby
8 10 (7.25%) PHP
9 6 (4.35%) XPath
10 5 (3.62%) C
10 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.45%) PHP5
11 2 (1.45%) VBScript
11 2 (1.45%) VB
12 1 (0.72%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 34 (24.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (20.29%) MCITP
3 23 (16.67%) MCTS
4 9 (6.52%) Degree
5 6 (4.35%) MCSE
5 6 (4.35%) MCSA
6 5 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.45%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.62%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (10.14%) Nagios
1 14 (10.14%) OpenNMS
1 14 (10.14%) Puppet
1 14 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (6.52%) Data Guard
3 6 (4.35%) SCOM
4 5 (3.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.45%) SCCM
6 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.72%) WSUS
6 1 (0.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 55 (39.86%) Microsoft
2 48 (34.78%) Oracle
3 9 (6.52%) VMware
4 4 (2.90%) Netezza
4 4 (2.90%) LANDesk
4 4 (2.90%) SAP
5 3 (2.17%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.17%) Informatica
5 3 (2.17%) Talend
6 2 (1.45%) Telerik
6 2 (1.45%) Zend
6 2 (1.45%) Cisco
6 2 (1.45%) HP
6 2 (1.45%) EMC
6 2 (1.45%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix
7 1 (0.72%) Dell
7 1 (0.72%) NetApp
7 1 (0.72%) IBM
7 1 (0.72%) Tableau
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18k - £22k per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Plus a competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Nortech Management Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago