Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 137 120
Rank change year-on-year +27 -17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 45 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.75% 1.19% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 1.32% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 42
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% -6.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £40,125 £37,975
90th Percentile £55,250 £57,500 £72,250
South East median annual salary £49,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.26% -6.00% +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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,286 2,567 2,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.95% 89.82% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,893 2,026 2,279
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Buckinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Buckinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Buckinghamshire

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +20 27 £45,500 -5.21% 4
Gerrards Cross - 9 £32,500 -
High Wycombe - 2 £40,500 -
Aylesbury - 2 £45,000 -
Marlow - 1 - -
Performance Tuning
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 32 (71.11%) SQL
2 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
3 18 (40.00%) Windows
3 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (37.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
5 16 (35.56%) .NET
5 16 (35.56%) C#
6 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (31.11%) Replication
7 14 (31.11%) High Availability
8 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 12 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
10 9 (20.00%) Migration
10 9 (20.00%) DB2
11 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
11 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
11 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.78%) Scrum
11 8 (17.78%) System Testing
11 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (17.78%) Database Mirroring
12 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
12 7 (15.56%) Oracle
12 7 (15.56%) Unix
13 6 (13.33%) Linux
13 6 (13.33%) Python
13 6 (13.33%) DB2 UDB

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Infor M3
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (20.00%) DB2
5 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (13.33%) DB2 UDB
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (6.67%) MySQL
8 3 (6.67%) Power BI
8 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (4.44%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.89%) Publishing
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) DBA
2 11 (24.44%) Administrator
3 9 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 8 (17.78%) Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Junior
4 8 (17.78%) Junior DBA
5 5 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 5 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
1 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
2 6 (13.33%) YAML
3 4 (8.89%) Ajax
3 4 (8.89%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) SAP XI
5 1 (2.22%) ISPF
5 1 (2.22%) REST
5 1 (2.22%) SOAP
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Replication
2 5 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.67%) Clustering
3 3 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Unix
3 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (31.11%) High Availability
3 12 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (20.00%) Migration
5 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.78%) Database Mirroring
5 8 (17.78%) Scrum
5 8 (17.78%) System Testing
6 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.11%) Capacity Management
7 5 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (11.11%) Security Management
8 4 (8.89%) Database Tuning
9 3 (6.67%) DevOps
9 3 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (6.67%) Release Management
9 3 (6.67%) SDLC
9 3 (6.67%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) C#
3 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
4 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
4 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
5 6 (13.33%) Python
6 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.89%) Korn
6 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.67%) VBA
8 1 (2.22%) Delphi
8 1 (2.22%) JCL
8 1 (2.22%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCITP
2 1 (2.22%) MCSA
2 1 (2.22%) MCTS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) IBM
3 3 (6.67%) Tableau
4 2 (4.44%) Infor
4 2 (4.44%) Informatica
4 2 (4.44%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) BMC
5 1 (2.22%) Sage