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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 158 153 101
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -52
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 68 62 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.16% 1.15% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.44% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 56 51 92
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
4961 4291 4375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.72% 79.46% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 3565 3688
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +32 38 £42,500 +49.12% 2
Coventry -8 10 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Birmingham -17 4 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Wolverhampton - 4 £35,000 -
West Bromwich 0 2 - -
Warwickshire -17 2 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Solihull +13 1 £47,500 +30.13% 1
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 103 (70.55%) SQL
2 92 (63.01%) SQL Server
3 63 (43.15%) Microsoft
4 49 (33.56%) Oracle
5 46 (31.51%) Windows
6 44 (30.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 40 (27.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (26.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (26.71%) T-SQL
9 33 (22.60%) Relational Database
10 31 (21.23%) Linux
10 31 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (21.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (18.49%) RDBMS
12 27 (18.49%) JavaScript
12 27 (18.49%) Finance
13 26 (17.81%) Replication
13 26 (17.81%) HTML
13 26 (17.81%) Mentoring
14 25 (17.12%) Capacity Planning
14 25 (17.12%) CSS
14 25 (17.12%) jQuery
15 24 (16.44%) Clustering
16 22 (15.07%) Web Services
16 22 (15.07%) UNIX
17 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET
17 21 (14.38%) PL/SQL
17 21 (14.38%) .NET
17 21 (14.38%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (13.01%) Tomcat
2 13 (8.90%) IIS
2 13 (8.90%) Apache
3 10 (6.85%) GlassFish
4 9 (6.16%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.37%) JBoss
6 2 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.37%) CMS
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) SPSS
3 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.96%) SaaS
2 11 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.05%) DHCP
1 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.05%) DNS
2 2 (1.37%) SAN
2 2 (1.37%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (63.01%) SQL Server
2 44 (30.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (27.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (26.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (22.60%) Relational Database
6 31 (21.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (18.49%) RDBMS
8 21 (14.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (11.64%) Oracle Database
10 15 (10.27%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (6.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (6.16%) OLTP
13 8 (5.48%) MySQL
14 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (3.42%) OLAP
17 4 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
18 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 12c
18 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (13.70%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.59%) Maven
3 10 (6.85%) JUnit
4 5 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.74%) Ant
5 4 (2.74%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.74%) NetBeans
5 4 (2.74%) Subversion
6 3 (2.05%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.37%) Liquibase
7 2 (1.37%) Flyway
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (18.49%) Finance
2 17 (11.64%) Advertising
3 9 (6.16%) Retail
4 7 (4.79%) Games
5 3 (2.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (45.89%) DBA
2 48 (32.88%) SQL DBA
3 41 (28.08%) Developer
4 31 (21.23%) Administrator
5 18 (12.33%) Lead Developer
6 13 (8.90%) SQL Server DBA
7 10 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (6.85%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (6.85%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.85%) Senior DBA
8 9 (6.16%) Senior SQL DBA
9 8 (5.48%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Architect
9 8 (5.48%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 7 (4.79%) SQL Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Consultant
11 6 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 4 (2.74%) Java Architect
12 4 (2.74%) Junior DBA
12 4 (2.74%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.81%) HTML
2 25 (17.12%) CSS
2 25 (17.12%) jQuery
3 22 (15.07%) Web Services
4 21 (14.38%) .NET
4 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET
5 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (11.64%) HTML5
6 17 (11.64%) WCF
6 17 (11.64%) CSS3
7 14 (9.59%) J2EE
7 14 (9.59%) JMS
8 10 (6.85%) EJB
8 10 (6.85%) REST
8 10 (6.85%) Java EE
9 8 (5.48%) Ajax
10 7 (4.79%) LAMP
11 6 (4.11%) Middleware
12 5 (3.42%) XML
13 4 (2.74%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.81%) Replication
2 24 (16.44%) Clustering
3 15 (10.27%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.74%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.05%) NHS
6 3 (2.05%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.05%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.05%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.37%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (31.51%) Windows
2 31 (21.23%) Linux
3 22 (15.07%) UNIX
4 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.42%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.74%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.05%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.37%) Solaris
9 1 (0.68%) AIX
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (17.81%) Mentoring
3 25 (17.12%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (13.70%) OO
5 18 (12.33%) MVC
6 17 (11.64%) Waterfall
7 15 (10.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (8.22%) Database Tuning
10 11 (7.53%) Migration
11 10 (6.85%) Scrum
11 10 (6.85%) Software Engineering
11 10 (6.85%) Refactoring
11 10 (6.85%) ETL
11 10 (6.85%) Kanban
11 10 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (6.85%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (6.16%) Project Management
13 8 (5.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 103 (70.55%) SQL
2 39 (26.71%) T-SQL
3 27 (18.49%) JavaScript
4 21 (14.38%) PL/SQL
5 19 (13.01%) Shell Script
6 18 (12.33%) VB.NET
6 18 (12.33%) C#
7 17 (11.64%) Java
7 17 (11.64%) Perl
8 13 (8.90%) Python
9 10 (6.85%) Ruby
10 8 (5.48%) PHP
11 4 (2.74%) XPath
11 4 (2.74%) C
11 4 (2.74%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.37%) PHP5
12 2 (1.37%) VBScript
12 2 (1.37%) VB
13 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.38%) MCITP
3 15 (10.27%) MCTS
4 8 (5.48%) MCSE
5 7 (4.79%) MCSA
5 7 (4.79%) Degree
6 6 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.42%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.05%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.01%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.48%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.42%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (8.22%) Data Guard
2 11 (7.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (6.85%) OpenNMS
3 10 (6.85%) Puppet
3 10 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.85%) Nagios
4 5 (3.42%) SCOM
5 4 (2.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.68%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.68%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (0.68%) WSUS
6 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (43.15%) Microsoft
2 49 (33.56%) Oracle
3 8 (5.48%) VMware
4 4 (2.74%) Pegasus
4 4 (2.74%) Netezza
4 4 (2.74%) LANDesk
5 3 (2.05%) Talend
5 3 (2.05%) Informatica
5 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.05%) SAP
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco
6 2 (1.37%) Telerik
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) HP
7 1 (0.68%) Dell
7 1 (0.68%) EMC
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Annual bonus, Pension, Healthcare +
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago