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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 154 143 106
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -37
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 63 70 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.14% 1.28% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.60% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 55 58 87
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
4702 4377 4363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.75% 80.11% 79.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3819 3626 3696
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +4.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +24 28 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Coventry -8 10 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Birmingham +7 8 £43,750 +16.66% 4
Walsall +3 6 £72,500 -9.37%
Warwickshire -11 6 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Solihull -2 3 £47,500 +30.13% 2
Wolverhampton -8 1 £35,000 -29.29%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (64.97%) SQL
2 96 (61.15%) SQL Server
3 63 (40.13%) Microsoft
4 62 (39.49%) Oracle
5 45 (28.66%) Windows
6 44 (28.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 43 (27.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 42 (26.75%) Relational Database
8 42 (26.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (24.20%) T-SQL
10 36 (22.93%) RDBMS
11 35 (22.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 31 (19.75%) Finance
13 30 (19.11%) Linux
14 28 (17.83%) Oracle Database
15 27 (17.20%) Capacity Planning
15 27 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
15 27 (17.20%) Replication
16 26 (16.56%) Clustering
16 26 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (15.29%) JavaScript
18 23 (14.65%) HTML
19 22 (14.01%) CSS
19 22 (14.01%) jQuery
20 20 (12.74%) QA
20 20 (12.74%) Web Services
20 20 (12.74%) PL/SQL
20 20 (12.74%) UNIX
21 19 (12.10%) .NET
21 19 (12.10%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (9.55%) Tomcat
2 13 (8.28%) IIS
2 13 (8.28%) Apache
3 11 (7.01%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.82%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.55%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.27%) JBoss
6 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.27%) CMS
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) SPSS
3 1 (0.64%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (5.73%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (5.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.64%) SaaS
2 7 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.91%) DHCP
1 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.91%) DNS
1 3 (1.91%) SAN
2 2 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (0.64%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.64%) Intranet
3 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (61.15%) SQL Server
2 44 (28.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (27.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (26.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (26.75%) Relational Database
5 36 (22.93%) RDBMS
6 35 (22.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (17.83%) Oracle Database
8 19 (12.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 18 (11.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (6.37%) OLTP
11 10 (6.37%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (5.10%) MySQL
13 7 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (3.18%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (2.55%) OLAP
16 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (10.83%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.37%) Maven
3 7 (4.46%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (3.82%) JUnit
5 5 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.55%) Ant
6 4 (2.55%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.55%) NetBeans
6 4 (2.55%) Subversion
7 2 (1.27%) Liquibase
7 2 (1.27%) Flyway
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (19.75%) Finance
2 14 (8.92%) Advertising
3 9 (5.73%) Retail
4 7 (4.46%) Games
5 3 (1.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (45.86%) DBA
2 49 (31.21%) SQL DBA
3 41 (26.11%) Developer
4 31 (19.75%) Administrator
5 15 (9.55%) Lead Developer
6 14 (8.92%) Oracle DBA
6 14 (8.92%) SQL Server DBA
7 12 (7.64%) Architect
8 11 (7.01%) Senior DBA
9 10 (6.37%) Senior SQL DBA
10 9 (5.73%) SQL Developer
11 8 (5.10%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 8 (5.10%) PHP Developer
12 7 (4.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 6 (3.82%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (3.82%) Software Engineer
13 6 (3.82%) Consultant
13 6 (3.82%) Data Architect
14 4 (2.55%) Junior
14 4 (2.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.65%) HTML
2 22 (14.01%) CSS
2 22 (14.01%) jQuery
3 20 (12.74%) Web Services
4 19 (12.10%) .NET
5 18 (11.46%) ASP.NET
6 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (8.92%) HTML5
7 14 (8.92%) WCF
7 14 (8.92%) CSS3
8 10 (6.37%) J2EE
8 10 (6.37%) JMS
9 8 (5.10%) Middleware
9 8 (5.10%) Ajax
10 7 (4.46%) LAMP
10 7 (4.46%) XML
11 6 (3.82%) EJB
11 6 (3.82%) Java EE
11 6 (3.82%) REST
12 5 (3.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.20%) Replication
2 26 (16.56%) Clustering
3 12 (7.64%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.10%) Data Integration
5 8 (5.10%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.55%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.91%) NHS
7 3 (1.91%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (28.66%) Windows
2 30 (19.11%) Linux
3 20 (12.74%) UNIX
4 8 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.82%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (3.18%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.55%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.91%) Solaris
9 1 (0.64%) AIX
9 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.20%) Capacity Planning
2 26 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.10%) Migration
3 19 (12.10%) Mentoring
4 17 (10.83%) OO
5 16 (10.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (9.55%) MVC
7 14 (8.92%) ETL
7 14 (8.92%) Data Modelling
7 14 (8.92%) Waterfall
8 13 (8.28%) Database Tuning
8 13 (8.28%) Data Migration
8 13 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (7.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (7.01%) Project Management
11 9 (5.73%) SOA
11 9 (5.73%) E-Commerce
11 9 (5.73%) Database Security
12 8 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 102 (64.97%) SQL
2 38 (24.20%) T-SQL
3 24 (15.29%) JavaScript
4 20 (12.74%) PL/SQL
5 16 (10.19%) C#
6 15 (9.55%) VB.NET
6 15 (9.55%) Shell Script
7 14 (8.92%) Perl
8 13 (8.28%) Java
9 9 (5.73%) Python
10 8 (5.10%) PHP
11 6 (3.82%) Ruby
12 4 (2.55%) XPath
12 4 (2.55%) C
12 4 (2.55%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.27%) PHP5
13 2 (1.27%) VBScript
13 2 (1.27%) VB
14 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (12.10%) MCITP
3 13 (8.28%) MCTS
4 12 (7.64%) Degree
5 8 (5.10%) MCSE
5 8 (5.10%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.46%) MCSA
7 6 (3.82%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.74%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.10%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.46%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.18%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.55%) vSphere
6 3 (1.91%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.64%) NFS
7 1 (0.64%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.64%) XenApp
7 1 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 13 (8.28%) Data Guard
2 12 (7.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (3.82%) OpenNMS
3 6 (3.82%) Puppet
3 6 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.82%) Nagios
4 5 (3.18%) SCOM
5 4 (2.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.64%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.64%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.64%) WSUS
6 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (40.13%) Microsoft
2 62 (39.49%) Oracle
3 11 (7.01%) VMware
4 7 (4.46%) Informatica
4 7 (4.46%) Talend
5 6 (3.82%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.55%) Pegasus
6 4 (2.55%) Netezza
6 4 (2.55%) LANDesk
7 3 (1.91%) SAP
8 2 (1.27%) Cisco
8 2 (1.27%) IBM
8 2 (1.27%) Citrix
8 2 (1.27%) Remedy
8 2 (1.27%) Telerik
8 2 (1.27%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.64%) Tableau
9 1 (0.64%) NetApp
9 1 (0.64%) Veritas
9 1 (0.64%) HP
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
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
Warwick, Warwickshire
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Solihull
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leamington Spa
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago