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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 149 81 96
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +15
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 62 134 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.23% 3.03% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 3.81% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 61 96 98
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
4116 3516 3595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.94% 79.51% 75.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 2853 3116
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Solihull -15 12 £45,000 +20.00%
Birmingham -25 12 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Wolverhampton - 11 £40,000 -
Coventry -6 10 £40,000 - 2
Warwickshire -4 5 £41,500 -5.14%
Staffordshire -32 4 £42,500 +49.12%
Worcestershire +2 3 £37,500 +3.80% 3
West Bromwich +3 1 £42,500 -
Walsall -2 1 £82,500 +106.25%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 104 (58.76%) SQL
2 103 (58.19%) Oracle
3 68 (38.42%) Oracle Database
4 64 (36.16%) SQL Server
5 61 (34.46%) Linux
6 56 (31.64%) UNIX
7 45 (25.42%) PL/SQL
8 44 (24.86%) Finance
9 38 (21.47%) Oracle EBS
9 38 (21.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 38 (21.47%) Capacity Planning
10 36 (20.34%) Oracle RMAN
10 36 (20.34%) Microsoft
11 35 (19.77%) Oracle Database 10g
12 34 (19.21%) RDBMS
12 34 (19.21%) Relational Database
13 32 (18.08%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (17.51%) WebLogic
15 30 (16.95%) Mentoring
15 30 (16.95%) Oracle EBS R12
16 29 (16.38%) Microsoft Certification
16 29 (16.38%) MCTS
16 29 (16.38%) MCITP
17 28 (15.82%) Tomcat
17 28 (15.82%) Oracle BI EE
18 27 (15.25%) Oracle Exadata
18 27 (15.25%) Hyperion
18 27 (15.25%) Oracle Discoverer
18 27 (15.25%) Essbase
19 26 (14.69%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 31 (17.51%) WebLogic
2 28 (15.82%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.78%) Apache
4 7 (3.95%) GlassFish
5 6 (3.39%) CMS
6 5 (2.82%) JBoss
6 5 (2.82%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.69%) OpenEdge
7 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.13%) IIS
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) SPSS
3 2 (1.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 38 (21.47%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (16.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.95%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.13%) Agresso
5 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.78%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.04%) LAN
1 16 (9.04%) WAN
1 16 (9.04%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.08%) SAN
3 8 (4.52%) DNS
3 8 (4.52%) DHCP
4 7 (3.95%) FTP
4 7 (3.95%) RIP
4 7 (3.95%) VPN
4 7 (3.95%) OSPF
4 7 (3.95%) BGP
4 7 (3.95%) EIGRP
4 7 (3.95%) TACACS
4 7 (3.95%) Firewall
4 7 (3.95%) SSH
5 4 (2.26%) Network Security
6 2 (1.13%) Intranet
6 2 (1.13%) Internet
6 2 (1.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (38.42%) Oracle Database
2 64 (36.16%) SQL Server
3 38 (21.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 35 (19.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 34 (19.21%) RDBMS
5 34 (19.21%) Relational Database
6 28 (15.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 27 (15.25%) Oracle Exadata
7 27 (15.25%) Essbase
7 27 (15.25%) Oracle Discoverer
8 25 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (11.30%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (10.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (9.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (9.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (7.34%) Data Mart
13 13 (7.34%) QlikView
14 10 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.65%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (5.08%) Maven
3 8 (4.52%) Toad
4 7 (3.95%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.95%) JUnit
5 6 (3.39%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.82%) Hudson
7 4 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.13%) Ant
8 2 (1.13%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.13%) Subversion
8 2 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 44 (24.86%) Finance
2 16 (9.04%) Retail
2 16 (9.04%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.82%) Billing
3 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.26%) Automotive
4 4 (2.26%) Marketing
5 2 (1.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (59.32%) DBA
2 55 (31.07%) Administrator
3 52 (29.38%) SQL DBA
4 47 (26.55%) Oracle DBA
5 20 (11.30%) Developer
6 12 (6.78%) SQL Server DBA
7 10 (5.65%) Analyst
7 10 (5.65%) Architect
8 8 (4.52%) Business Developer
8 8 (4.52%) Lead Developer
8 8 (4.52%) SQL Developer
8 8 (4.52%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (4.52%) SQL Server BI Developer
9 7 (3.95%) Team Leader
9 7 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (3.95%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 7 (3.95%) Network Engineer
9 7 (3.95%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.04%) .NET
1 16 (9.04%) Web Services
2 13 (7.34%) J2EE
3 12 (6.78%) HTML
3 12 (6.78%) jQuery
3 12 (6.78%) HTML5
4 11 (6.21%) CSS
5 10 (5.65%) XML
5 10 (5.65%) Middleware
5 10 (5.65%) CSS3
6 9 (5.08%) JMS
7 8 (4.52%) Java EE
8 7 (3.95%) EJB
8 7 (3.95%) REST
9 6 (3.39%) Ajax
9 6 (3.39%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (2.82%) WCF
11 3 (1.69%) XSLT
11 3 (1.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) Clustering
2 10 (5.65%) Replication
3 8 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.52%) VAX
4 7 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.39%) Open Source
6 5 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.82%) Statistics
6 5 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.26%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.69%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.13%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.56%) EPoS
10 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (34.46%) Linux
2 56 (31.64%) UNIX
3 22 (12.43%) Windows
4 18 (10.17%) Solaris
5 9 (5.08%) VMS
6 6 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.82%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.13%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.56%) AIX
11 1 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.47%) Capacity Planning
2 32 (18.08%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (16.95%) Mentoring
4 21 (11.86%) Database Tuning
5 19 (10.73%) Migration
5 19 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (7.34%) ITIL
8 12 (6.78%) OO
8 12 (6.78%) Refactoring
9 11 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (6.21%) SOA
10 10 (5.65%) People Management
11 9 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (4.52%) Problem Management
12 8 (4.52%) Project Management
12 8 (4.52%) Scrum
13 7 (3.95%) ETL
13 7 (3.95%) Software Engineering
13 7 (3.95%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (58.76%) SQL
2 45 (25.42%) PL/SQL
3 26 (14.69%) T-SQL
4 23 (12.99%) Shell Script
5 16 (9.04%) Java
6 14 (7.91%) JavaScript
7 10 (5.65%) C
8 9 (5.08%) Korn
8 9 (5.08%) Perl
9 7 (3.95%) Ruby
9 7 (3.95%) Python
10 6 (3.39%) PHP
11 5 (2.82%) C#
11 5 (2.82%) PHP5
12 4 (2.26%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.13%) XPath
15 1 (0.56%) ABAP
15 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (16.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 29 (16.38%) MCTS
1 29 (16.38%) MCITP
2 16 (9.04%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.91%) Degree
4 11 (6.21%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.95%) CCNP
5 7 (3.95%) CCNA
5 7 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (2.82%) OCP
6 5 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (20.34%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (11.30%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.26%) RHEV
5 2 (1.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.56%) XenApp
6 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (7.34%) Data Guard
2 7 (3.95%) OpenNMS
2 7 (3.95%) Puppet
2 7 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.95%) Nagios
3 6 (3.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.56%) SCCM
4 1 (0.56%) SCOM
4 1 (0.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 103 (58.19%) Oracle
2 36 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 27 (15.25%) Hyperion
4 14 (7.91%) Fujitsu
5 13 (7.34%) Tableau
5 13 (7.34%) IBM
6 10 (5.65%) NetApp
7 9 (5.08%) CommVault
7 9 (5.08%) Netezza
8 7 (3.95%) VMware
8 7 (3.95%) Cisco
9 5 (2.82%) EMC
10 4 (2.26%) Hitachi
11 3 (1.69%) Veritas
11 3 (1.69%) Informatica
11 3 (1.69%) Telerik
12 2 (1.13%) Talend
12 2 (1.13%) HP
13 1 (0.56%) webMethods
13 1 (0.56%) Citrix
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Triple Seven
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Triple Seven
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago