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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 172 95 108
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 43 92 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 2.19% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 2.74% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 42 66 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
4064 3360 3590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.35% 80.02% 76.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3409 2663 3032
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,867
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,550 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Coventry -5 14 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham -32 9 £44,250 +10.62%
Wolverhampton - 8 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 7 £47,500 - 2
Worcestershire - 3 £32,500 -
Walsall -6 1 £80,000 +100.00% 1
Staffordshire -20 1 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 102 (65.38%) SQL
2 77 (49.36%) Oracle
3 53 (33.97%) SQL Server
4 51 (32.69%) Linux
5 45 (28.85%) UNIX
6 44 (28.21%) Oracle Database
7 35 (22.44%) PL/SQL
8 33 (21.15%) Microsoft
9 30 (19.23%) Tomcat
9 30 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
10 29 (18.59%) Mentoring
10 29 (18.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (18.59%) MCTS
10 29 (18.59%) MCITP
11 28 (17.95%) Finance
12 27 (17.31%) T-SQL
13 24 (15.38%) Windows
14 23 (14.74%) Shell Script
15 22 (14.10%) Oracle EBS
15 22 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (13.46%) Relational Database
16 21 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (13.46%) RDBMS
16 21 (13.46%) Java
17 20 (12.82%) JavaScript
18 19 (12.18%) J2EE
18 19 (12.18%) WebLogic
18 19 (12.18%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 30 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 19 (12.18%) WebLogic
3 14 (8.97%) Apache
4 12 (7.69%) GlassFish
5 6 (3.85%) CMS
6 4 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.56%) JBoss
7 3 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.92%) OpenEdge
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.28%) IIS
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.92%) SPSS
3 2 (1.28%) MS Office
3 2 (1.28%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.28%) GIMP
4 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (14.10%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (10.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.28%) Agresso
4 2 (1.28%) Magento
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.33%) LAN
1 13 (8.33%) WAN
1 13 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.13%) DHCP
2 8 (5.13%) DNS
3 7 (4.49%) VPN
3 7 (4.49%) FTP
3 7 (4.49%) RIP
3 7 (4.49%) OSPF
3 7 (4.49%) BGP
3 7 (4.49%) EIGRP
3 7 (4.49%) TACACS
3 7 (4.49%) Firewall
3 7 (4.49%) SSH
4 6 (3.85%) SAN
5 4 (2.56%) Network Security
6 2 (1.28%) Intranet
6 2 (1.28%) Internet
7 1 (0.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (33.97%) SQL Server
2 44 (28.21%) Oracle Database
3 22 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (13.46%) Relational Database
4 21 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (13.46%) RDBMS
5 19 (12.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (12.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (10.26%) Oracle BI EE
8 15 (9.62%) Oracle Discoverer
8 15 (9.62%) Essbase
8 15 (9.62%) Oracle Exadata
9 12 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (6.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (5.77%) QlikView
12 9 (5.77%) Data Mart
13 7 (4.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Maven
2 12 (7.69%) JUnit
3 10 (6.41%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.13%) Toad
4 8 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 6 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.56%) Hudson
7 4 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.92%) Ant
8 3 (1.92%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.92%) Subversion
9 1 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 28 (17.95%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Retail
3 7 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.21%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.21%) Marketing
5 4 (2.56%) Billing
5 4 (2.56%) Advertising
5 4 (2.56%) Automotive
6 2 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (51.92%) DBA
2 51 (32.69%) SQL DBA
3 48 (30.77%) Administrator
4 26 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
5 22 (14.10%) Developer
6 12 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
6 12 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 12 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 10 (6.41%) Architect
8 9 (5.77%) Analyst
9 7 (4.49%) Network Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (3.21%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (3.21%) SQL Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Business Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.18%) J2EE
2 18 (11.54%) Web Services
3 17 (10.90%) HTML
3 17 (10.90%) jQuery
3 17 (10.90%) HTML5
4 16 (10.26%) .NET
5 15 (9.62%) CSS
5 15 (9.62%) JMS
6 14 (8.97%) CSS3
7 12 (7.69%) REST
7 12 (7.69%) Java EE
7 12 (7.69%) EJB
8 10 (6.41%) ASP.NET
9 9 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (5.77%) Middleware
9 9 (5.77%) WCF
10 7 (4.49%) XML
11 6 (3.85%) Ajax
12 4 (2.56%) XSLT
13 3 (1.92%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.41%) Replication
2 10 (6.41%) Clustering
3 8 (5.13%) VAX
4 6 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.21%) Open Source
5 5 (3.21%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (3.21%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.21%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.21%) Statistics
6 3 (1.92%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.28%) EPoS
7 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.64%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.69%) Linux
2 45 (28.85%) UNIX
3 24 (15.38%) Windows
4 15 (9.62%) Solaris
5 9 (5.77%) VMS
6 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.28%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.64%) AIX
10 1 (0.64%) HPUX
10 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
2 29 (18.59%) Mentoring
2 29 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (12.18%) Migration
5 18 (11.54%) Database Tuning
5 18 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (10.90%) Refactoring
7 16 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (9.62%) OO
9 13 (8.33%) Scrum
10 12 (7.69%) Kanban
10 12 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 12 (7.69%) ITIL
11 11 (7.05%) SOA
12 9 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (5.77%) MVC
13 8 (5.13%) Problem Management
13 8 (5.13%) Project Management
13 8 (5.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 102 (65.38%) SQL
2 35 (22.44%) PL/SQL
3 27 (17.31%) T-SQL
4 23 (14.74%) Shell Script
5 21 (13.46%) Java
6 20 (12.82%) JavaScript
7 15 (9.62%) Perl
8 12 (7.69%) Ruby
8 12 (7.69%) Python
9 9 (5.77%) C#
10 8 (5.13%) VB.NET
11 7 (4.49%) C
11 7 (4.49%) PHP
12 6 (3.85%) Korn
13 5 (3.21%) PHP5
14 3 (1.92%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.92%) XPath
15 1 (0.64%) ABAP
15 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (18.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 29 (18.59%) MCTS
1 29 (18.59%) MCITP
2 10 (6.41%) Degree
3 9 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.49%) VCP4
4 7 (4.49%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.49%) CCNP
4 7 (4.49%) CCNA
4 7 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (1.28%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (1.28%) OCP
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (12.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (6.41%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.56%) RHEV
5 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.64%) XenApp
6 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (7.69%) Puppet
1 12 (7.69%) OpenNMS
1 12 (7.69%) Nagios
2 7 (4.49%) Data Guard
3 5 (3.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.64%) SCSM
4 1 (0.64%) SCCM
4 1 (0.64%) SCOM
4 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 77 (49.36%) Oracle
2 33 (21.15%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.62%) Hyperion
4 10 (6.41%) IBM
5 9 (5.77%) Tableau
6 7 (4.49%) Cisco
6 7 (4.49%) NetApp
6 7 (4.49%) VMware
7 6 (3.85%) Netezza
7 6 (3.85%) CommVault
8 5 (3.21%) EMC
8 5 (3.21%) Fujitsu
9 4 (2.56%) Hitachi
10 3 (1.92%) Veritas
10 3 (1.92%) Telerik
11 2 (1.28%) Zend
11 2 (1.28%) Informatica
11 2 (1.28%) HP
12 1 (0.64%) Talend
12 1 (0.64%) SAP
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits, home working
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Reftech Services Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Experience is important.
Posted: 21 days ago
Alcester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago