Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 172 162
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 18 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.59% 0.58% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.63% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 17
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £39,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £67,750 £70,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 2,797 3,498 3,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 92.34% 92.13% 92.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,098 2,488 2,719
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -3.57%

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 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (38.89%) Qlik Sense
4 7 (38.89%) QlikView
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) Clustering
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
6 5 (27.78%) Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) Xamarin
6 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (27.78%) Ionic Framework
6 5 (27.78%) Microservices
6 5 (27.78%) React
6 5 (27.78%) Mobile First

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:

Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (38.89%) Qlik Sense
3 7 (38.89%) QlikView
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (5.56%) DTS
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Architect
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Architect
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Azure Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Azure Developer
3 5 (27.78%) DBA
3 5 (27.78%) Lead .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Lead Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Lead Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SQL DBA
3 5 (27.78%) Web Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Database Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (27.78%) Ionic Framework
1 5 (27.78%) React
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
3 4 (22.22%) Replication
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.56%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) API Design
2 5 (27.78%) API Development
2 5 (27.78%) Deployment Automation
2 5 (27.78%) Microservices
2 5 (27.78%) Mobile First
2 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.56%) Percona