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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 127 132
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 9 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.46% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.63% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 6
Median salary £56,250 £47,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% +22.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% -  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1757 2048 1752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.19% 87.67% 86.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1497 1427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 10 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (40.91%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) SCOM
6 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (18.18%) ETL
7 4 (18.18%) Linux
7 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
7 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) Replication
8 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (9.09%) Firewall
9 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (9.09%) Clustering

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 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) BGP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) FTP
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) OSPF
1 2 (9.09%) RIP
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) SSH
1 2 (9.09%) TACACS
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 2 (9.09%) Neo4j
5 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (9.09%) Redis
6 1 (4.55%) DB2
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (4.55%) OLAP
6 1 (4.55%) Power BI
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) EasyMock
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Mockito
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) DBA
2 9 (40.91%) SQL DBA
3 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Database Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
1 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.55%) iBATIS
1 1 (4.55%) PowerMock
1 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
4 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (18.18%) ETL
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) Document Management
6 2 (9.09%) High Availability
6 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Structured Programming
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCIE
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCSA
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 6 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) F5
2 2 (9.09%) iManage
2 2 (9.09%) NetApp
2 2 (9.09%) Radware
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
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