Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Performance Tuning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Tuning over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 194 153
Rank change year-on-year +19 -41 +9
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 22 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.57% 0.44% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.50% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 35
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,500 £36,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,450 £58,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Performance Tuning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3494 4238 3403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.21% 89.03% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2737 3097 2850
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,625 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Birmingham

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Birmingham

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 6 (27.27%) DTS
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (27.27%) High Availability
4 6 (27.27%) Database Security
5 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
5 5 (22.73%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Resource Management
5 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
5 5 (22.73%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (13.64%) Office 365
7 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
7 3 (13.64%) MPLS
7 3 (13.64%) BGP
7 3 (13.64%) CCNA
7 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.64%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) BGP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) MPLS
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) VoIP
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) DTS
4 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
4 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
5 4 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
8 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (4.55%) Redis
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) DBA
2 9 (40.91%) SQL DBA
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SOA Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Database Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Java EE
1 2 (9.09%) REST
1 2 (9.09%) RESTful
1 2 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (4.55%) Core Data
2 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) iPad
1 1 (4.55%) iPhone
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
3 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Database Security
1 6 (27.27%) High Availability
2 5 (22.73%) Proactive Monitoring
2 5 (22.73%) Resource Management
2 5 (22.73%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) SDLC
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNA
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) MCTS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) OCP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Netcool
2 1 (4.55%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Sybase
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) RedGate
5 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow