Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 174 201
Rank change year-on-year +26 +27 -43
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 34 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.97% 0.60% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.66% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 15
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £35,791 £25,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £53,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% -4.44%

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 3,203 3,498 4,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.07% 91.84% 91.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,283 2,724 3,142
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,765
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.23% +0.62%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 23 (67.65%) SQL
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) Workflow
3 14 (41.18%) Decision-Making
4 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (26.47%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (26.47%) iSeries
5 9 (26.47%) RPG IV
5 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity Planning
5 9 (26.47%) RPG
5 9 (26.47%) ITIL
5 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
5 9 (26.47%) EDI
5 9 (26.47%) ERP
5 9 (26.47%) EAI
5 9 (26.47%) SOA
5 9 (26.47%) ETL
5 9 (26.47%) Middleware
5 9 (26.47%) Replication
5 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
5 9 (26.47%) JD Edwards
5 9 (26.47%) SDLC
6 8 (23.53%) AS400
6 8 (23.53%) Migration
6 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration

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 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Apache Solr
3 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (11.76%) DTS
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
7 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
7 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (5.88%) DB2
8 2 (5.88%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (5.88%) QlikView
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (14.71%) Grunt
1 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
1 5 (14.71%) Maven
1 5 (14.71%) SonarQube
1 5 (14.71%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.88%) fastlane
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 5 (14.71%) Publishing
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) DBA
2 9 (26.47%) Integration Developer
2 9 (26.47%) RPG Developer
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Developer
3 8 (23.53%) SQL DBA
4 6 (17.65%) Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior DBA
6 3 (8.82%) Senior SQL DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Database Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Middleware Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Operations Team Leader
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) EDI
1 9 (26.47%) Middleware
2 7 (20.59%) RESTful
2 7 (20.59%) SOAP
2 7 (20.59%) XML
3 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
3 5 (14.71%) Apache CXF
3 5 (14.71%) Apache Sling
3 5 (14.71%) CSS
3 5 (14.71%) CSS3
3 5 (14.71%) Handlebars
3 5 (14.71%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) HTML5
3 5 (14.71%) JAX-RS
3 5 (14.71%) jQuery
3 5 (14.71%) JSP
3 5 (14.71%) OSGi
3 5 (14.71%) React
3 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (14.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (26.47%) iSeries
2 9 (26.47%) Replication
3 8 (23.53%) AS400
4 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
5 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
5 5 (14.71%) Social Media
5 5 (14.71%) Taxonomies
6 2 (5.88%) Clustering
6 2 (5.88%) iPad
6 2 (5.88%) iPhone
6 2 (5.88%) NHS
6 2 (5.88%) User Experience
7 1 (2.94%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Decision-Making
1 14 (41.18%) Workflow
2 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
2 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (26.47%) EAI
2 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
2 9 (26.47%) ERP
2 9 (26.47%) ETL
2 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) SDLC
2 9 (26.47%) SOA
2 9 (26.47%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (23.53%) Migration
4 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.71%) Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) Content Management
5 5 (14.71%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (14.71%) High Availability
5 5 (14.71%) Metadata Management
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) SQL
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) RPG
3 9 (26.47%) RPG IV
4 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 7 (20.59%) VB
6 5 (14.71%) Java 8
6 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.88%) Apple Swift
8 2 (5.88%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Varnish
2 4 (11.76%) Docker
3 3 (8.82%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (8.82%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) JD Edwards
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) Adobe
3 5 (14.71%) hybris
3 5 (14.71%) IBM
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) Apple