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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 144 142 136
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 75 50 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.41% 1.02% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.26% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 67 41 50
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
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
4295 3965 3953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.79% 80.72% 77.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3288 3307
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Warwickshire - 22 £47,500 -
Coventry -6 17 £40,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -12 15 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Staffordshire -11 9 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Walsall 0 3 £75,000 +85.18%
Wolverhampton - 3 £44,000 -
Shropshire -10 1 £32,500 -27.77% 2
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 95 (67.38%) SQL
2 52 (36.88%) SQL Server
3 49 (34.75%) Oracle
4 42 (29.79%) Linux
4 42 (29.79%) Microsoft
5 38 (26.95%) Windows
6 37 (26.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (23.40%) MCITP
8 32 (22.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (22.70%) Mentoring
9 31 (21.99%) UNIX
10 30 (21.28%) JavaScript
10 30 (21.28%) MCTS
11 28 (19.86%) Tomcat
12 27 (19.15%) Java
13 26 (18.44%) HTML
13 26 (18.44%) jQuery
14 25 (17.73%) J2EE
15 24 (17.02%) T-SQL
15 24 (17.02%) PL/SQL
15 24 (17.02%) CSS
15 24 (17.02%) Shell Script
15 24 (17.02%) SQL Server 2012
16 23 (16.31%) Perl
17 21 (14.89%) Web Services
17 21 (14.89%) Apache
17 21 (14.89%) JMS
17 21 (14.89%) Maven
18 20 (14.18%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (19.86%) Tomcat
2 21 (14.89%) Apache
3 15 (10.64%) GlassFish
3 15 (10.64%) WebLogic
4 11 (7.80%) IIS
5 3 (2.13%) JBoss
5 3 (2.13%) OpenEdge
5 3 (2.13%) CMS
6 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.42%) MS Office
2 2 (1.42%) SPSS
2 2 (1.42%) GIMP
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (7.09%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.55%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.42%) Agresso
3 2 (1.42%) Magento
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.48%) SaaS
2 15 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.26%) DHCP
1 6 (4.26%) DNS
2 5 (3.55%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.84%) VPN
3 4 (2.84%) FTP
3 4 (2.84%) RIP
3 4 (2.84%) LAN
3 4 (2.84%) WAN
3 4 (2.84%) OSPF
3 4 (2.84%) BGP
3 4 (2.84%) EIGRP
3 4 (2.84%) TACACS
3 4 (2.84%) Firewall
3 4 (2.84%) SSH
3 4 (2.84%) Network Security
4 2 (1.42%) Intranet
4 2 (1.42%) Internet
5 1 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (36.88%) SQL Server
2 32 (22.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (17.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (14.18%) Oracle Database
5 18 (12.77%) Relational Database
6 17 (12.06%) RDBMS
6 17 (12.06%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (9.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (7.80%) MySQL
9 11 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (7.09%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (6.38%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (4.26%) Oracle Discoverer
15 5 (3.55%) Essbase
15 5 (3.55%) Oracle Exadata
16 4 (2.84%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (14.89%) Maven
2 15 (10.64%) JUnit
2 15 (10.64%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.96%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.26%) NetBeans
4 6 (4.26%) Subversion
4 6 (4.26%) Ant
5 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (2.13%) Toad
7 2 (1.42%) Hudson
7 2 (1.42%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (8.51%) Advertising
2 11 (7.80%) Finance
3 8 (5.67%) Retail
4 3 (2.13%) Marketing
5 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.42%) Billing
5 2 (1.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (41.84%) DBA
2 42 (29.79%) Administrator
3 41 (29.08%) SQL DBA
4 31 (21.99%) Developer
5 16 (11.35%) Lead Developer
6 15 (10.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 15 (10.64%) Software Engineer
7 12 (8.51%) Oracle DBA
8 11 (7.80%) Architect
9 8 (5.67%) PHP Developer
10 7 (4.96%) SQL Server DBA
11 6 (4.26%) Consultant
11 6 (4.26%) Java Architect
12 5 (3.55%) Analyst
13 4 (2.84%) Junior
13 4 (2.84%) Network Engineer
13 4 (2.84%) Senior Network Engineer
13 4 (2.84%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 4 (2.84%) Server Administrator
13 4 (2.84%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.44%) HTML
1 26 (18.44%) jQuery
2 25 (17.73%) J2EE
3 24 (17.02%) CSS
4 21 (14.89%) Web Services
4 21 (14.89%) JMS
5 18 (12.77%) HTML5
6 16 (11.35%) CSS3
6 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET
6 16 (11.35%) .NET
6 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (10.64%) Java EE
7 15 (10.64%) WCF
7 15 (10.64%) EJB
7 15 (10.64%) REST
8 9 (6.38%) Middleware
8 9 (6.38%) Ajax
9 8 (5.67%) LAMP
9 8 (5.67%) XML
10 7 (4.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.38%) Replication
3 8 (5.67%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.55%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.84%) Open Source
5 4 (2.84%) Statistics
6 3 (2.13%) VAX
6 3 (2.13%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.42%) Clustering
7 2 (1.42%) EPoS
7 2 (1.42%) NHS
8 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (29.79%) Linux
2 38 (26.95%) Windows
3 31 (21.99%) UNIX
4 6 (4.26%) Solaris
4 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.55%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.84%) VMS
6 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.42%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.71%) AIX
9 1 (0.71%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.70%) Mentoring
3 20 (14.18%) OO
4 19 (13.48%) Migration
5 17 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (11.35%) Refactoring
6 16 (11.35%) Scrum
6 16 (11.35%) MVC
7 15 (10.64%) Software Engineering
7 15 (10.64%) Kanban
7 15 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (9.93%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (9.93%) Waterfall
9 12 (8.51%) Database Tuning
9 12 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (7.80%) SOA
11 10 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (5.67%) Problem Management
14 7 (4.96%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 95 (67.38%) SQL
2 30 (21.28%) JavaScript
3 27 (19.15%) Java
4 24 (17.02%) PL/SQL
4 24 (17.02%) Shell Script
4 24 (17.02%) T-SQL
5 23 (16.31%) Perl
6 18 (12.77%) Python
7 15 (10.64%) Ruby
7 15 (10.64%) C#
7 15 (10.64%) VB.NET
8 11 (7.80%) PHP
9 6 (4.26%) XPath
10 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.55%) C
11 3 (2.13%) PHP5
12 1 (0.71%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 37 (26.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (23.40%) MCITP
3 30 (21.28%) MCTS
4 9 (6.38%) Degree
5 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.84%) MCSE
5 4 (2.84%) MCSA
5 4 (2.84%) CCNP
5 4 (2.84%) CCNA
5 4 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.42%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.84%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.84%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (10.64%) Nagios
1 15 (10.64%) OpenNMS
1 15 (10.64%) Puppet
1 15 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.84%) SCOM
3 4 (2.84%) Data Guard
4 3 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.42%) SCCM
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.71%) WSUS
6 1 (0.71%) SCSM
Vendors
1 49 (34.75%) Oracle
2 42 (29.79%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.96%) VMware
4 6 (4.26%) Cisco
5 5 (3.55%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.84%) Informatica
6 4 (2.84%) SAP
7 3 (2.13%) HP
7 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.13%) Talend
8 2 (1.42%) Telerik
8 2 (1.42%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.42%) Zend
8 2 (1.42%) Tableau
8 2 (1.42%) EMC
9 1 (0.71%) Citrix
9 1 (0.71%) Software AG
9 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.71%) Dell
9 1 (0.71%) webMethods
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + profit share, other benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £38 - £53 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + very good benefits
Posted: 17 days ago