Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 161 181
Rank change year-on-year +15 +20 +22
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 11 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.41% 0.85% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.92% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 18
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +15.15% -3.51%
10th Percentile £36,500 £35,677 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £54,875
West Midlands median annual salary £48,300 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.33% - -

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 2,542 3,358 3,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 94.15% 91.87% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,189 2,395 2,827
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £66,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 14 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Data Cleansing
2 6 (54.55%) Azure
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) Replication
3 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) Power BI
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Power Platform
6 2 (18.18%) Development Roadmap
6 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (18.18%) Salt
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Power Platform
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) Power BI
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
1 6 (54.55%) SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Development Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Finance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Development Roadmap
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Development
5 1 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard