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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
England / West Midlands
Rank 141 133 173
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +40
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 65 105 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.37% 1.81% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.05% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 51 78 40
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
4229 5117 4205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.29% 88.19% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3360 4210 3559
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +18 15 £42,500 - 4
Birmingham +12 13 £48,750 +30.00% 2
Staffordshire 0 12 £42,500 +21.42%
Solihull +2 8 £34,000 +4.61% 2
Herefordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 3 - - 1
Walsall - 2 £32,500 -
West Bromwich - 2 £46,250 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £44,500 -
Warwickshire -10 1 £42,500 -26.08%
Performance Tuning
England

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 86 (72.27%) SQL
2 80 (67.23%) SQL Server
3 52 (43.70%) Microsoft
4 44 (36.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (33.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (33.61%) Oracle
6 38 (31.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 35 (29.41%) Windows
8 32 (26.89%) Capacity Planning
9 31 (26.05%) Linux
10 30 (25.21%) Windows Server
11 29 (24.37%) T-SQL
12 26 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (17.65%) IIS
13 21 (17.65%) ITIL
13 21 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
14 20 (16.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (14.29%) Unix
15 17 (14.29%) VMware
15 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
16 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (12.61%) Active Directory
17 15 (12.61%) IBM
18 14 (11.76%) ETL
18 14 (11.76%) .NET
18 14 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
18 14 (11.76%) MongoDB
18 14 (11.76%) NoSQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (17.65%) IIS
2 9 (7.56%) Apache
3 7 (5.88%) JBoss
3 7 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.04%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (2.52%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.84%) MQSeries
Applications
1 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.68%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 35 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.36%) Office 365
4 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.72%) DNS
2 6 (5.04%) Firewall
2 6 (5.04%) LAN
2 6 (5.04%) WAN
3 5 (4.20%) DHCP
3 5 (4.20%) SAN
4 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.84%) BGP
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.84%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.84%) FTP
5 1 (0.84%) LDAP
5 1 (0.84%) OSPF
5 1 (0.84%) RIP
5 1 (0.84%) SSH
5 1 (0.84%) Symposium
5 1 (0.84%) TACACS
5 1 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (67.23%) SQL Server
2 44 (36.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (33.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (31.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (16.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (11.76%) MongoDB
6 14 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 14 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (10.08%) MySQL
8 11 (9.24%) Power BI
9 10 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (8.40%) DB2
10 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (6.72%) Oracle Database
12 6 (5.04%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
12 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (4.20%) RDBMS
14 4 (3.36%) SQL CLR
15 3 (2.52%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (9.24%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.04%) JIRA
2 6 (5.04%) Subversion
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (10.08%) Finance
2 2 (1.68%) Advertising
2 2 (1.68%) Banking
2 2 (1.68%) Marketing
3 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (47.06%) DBA
2 45 (37.82%) SQL DBA
3 27 (22.69%) Administrator
4 17 (14.29%) Developer
5 9 (7.56%) SQL Developer
5 9 (7.56%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (6.72%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (6.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (6.72%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (5.04%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Senior DBA
8 5 (4.20%) SSIS Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Citrix Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) T-SQL Developer
9 4 (3.36%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.76%) .NET
2 8 (6.72%) Web Services
3 7 (5.88%) Entity Framework
3 7 (5.88%) Java EE
4 6 (5.04%) .NET Framework
4 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (5.04%) LINQ
4 6 (5.04%) Ninject
4 6 (5.04%) REST
4 6 (5.04%) Task Parallel Library
5 3 (2.52%) jQuery
5 3 (2.52%) Middleware
5 3 (2.52%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (2.52%) XML
6 2 (1.68%) HTML
6 2 (1.68%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.92%) Replication
3 12 (10.08%) Clustering
4 11 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.04%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.04%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.36%) iPad
6 4 (3.36%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.68%) AS400
7 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.68%) DataPower
7 2 (1.68%) iSeries
7 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 35 (29.41%) Windows
2 31 (26.05%) Linux
3 30 (25.21%) Windows Server
4 17 (14.29%) Unix
5 7 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.04%) HPUX
7 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.52%) AIX
8 3 (2.52%) VyOS
9 2 (1.68%) Solaris
9 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.89%) Capacity Planning
2 26 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (17.65%) ITIL
3 21 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
4 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.76%) ETL
6 13 (10.92%) Change Management
7 12 (10.08%) Project Management
8 11 (9.24%) Capacity Management
9 10 (8.40%) Change Control
9 10 (8.40%) Database Security
9 10 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (8.40%) High Availability
9 10 (8.40%) Incident Management
9 10 (8.40%) Migration
9 10 (8.40%) Problem Management
9 10 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (8.40%) Server Monitoring
10 8 (6.72%) Service Management
11 6 (5.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 86 (72.27%) SQL
2 29 (24.37%) T-SQL
3 13 (10.92%) Shell Script
4 9 (7.56%) Java
4 9 (7.56%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.88%) C#
5 7 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.52%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.52%) Korn
7 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (6.72%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) CCNP
4 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.84%) MCITP
4 1 (0.84%) MCTS
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.61%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.56%) NFS
2 9 (7.56%) XenApp
3 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (3.36%) vSphere
5 3 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.68%) Postfix
7 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.36%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.36%) EdgeSight
3 3 (2.52%) Ansible
3 3 (2.52%) Nagios
4 2 (1.68%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.84%) SCCM
5 1 (0.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (43.70%) Microsoft
2 40 (33.61%) Oracle
3 17 (14.29%) VMware
4 15 (12.61%) IBM
5 11 (9.24%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.56%) Citrix
7 8 (6.72%) NetApp
8 7 (5.88%) HP
9 6 (5.04%) PayPal
10 5 (4.20%) 3PAR
10 5 (4.20%) Cisco
10 5 (4.20%) Netezza
11 4 (3.36%) Sybase
12 3 (2.52%) Vyatta
13 2 (1.68%) Finjan
13 2 (1.68%) JD Edwards
13 2 (1.68%) Sun
14 1 (0.84%) F5
14 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds
14 1 (0.84%) Tableau
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago