Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 186 205
Rank change year-on-year -68 +19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 73 182 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.74% 1.50% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.65% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 60 161 123
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +17.96%
10th Percentile £38,500 £33,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +0.48%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,947 11,027 11,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.21% 90.74% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6,670 8,949 9,636
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in the East of England

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in the East of England

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in the East of England

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the East of England region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Hertfordshire -19 26 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Bedfordshire +4 18 £70,000 +16.67% 3
Cambridgeshire +33 13 £60,000 +14.29% 7
Essex -37 13 £45,000 - 2
Suffolk -18 3 £56,000 +1.82%
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 11 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 East of England region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 60 (82.19%) SQL
2 50 (68.49%) SQL Server
3 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
4 28 (38.36%) Replication
5 26 (35.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (34.25%) Unix
6 25 (34.25%) Linux
7 24 (32.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (31.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 23 (31.51%) T-SQL
9 20 (27.40%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (26.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (26.03%) SQL Server 2016
10 19 (26.03%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (24.66%) High Availability
11 18 (24.66%) Finance
11 18 (24.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (24.66%) Data Modelling
12 17 (23.29%) Oracle
12 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (21.92%) Power BI
14 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (19.18%) Retail
16 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (17.81%) Windows
16 13 (17.81%) ETL
16 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
17 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (16.44%) Relational Database

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (10.96%) JBoss
1 8 (10.96%) Tomcat
1 8 (10.96%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.85%) Apache Pig
2 5 (6.85%) Apache Solr
2 5 (6.85%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.85%) OpenStack
2 5 (6.85%) SAS
3 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.48%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (4.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) DNS
1 9 (12.33%) Firewall
2 5 (6.85%) Kerberos
2 5 (6.85%) SSL
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (68.49%) SQL Server
2 26 (35.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (32.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (31.51%) SQL Server 2014
5 19 (26.03%) SQL Server 2016
5 19 (26.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (21.92%) Power BI
7 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (16.44%) Relational Database
9 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database
10 9 (12.33%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (12.33%) RDBMS
11 6 (8.22%) MS Access
12 5 (6.85%) Apache Hive
12 5 (6.85%) Apache Zeppelin
12 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
12 5 (6.85%) HBase
12 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (6.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (45.21%) DBA
2 27 (36.99%) Administrator
3 22 (30.14%) SQL DBA
4 19 (26.03%) Developer
5 16 (21.92%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (13.70%) Analyst
6 10 (13.70%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (10.96%) SQL Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 5 (6.85%) ETL Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Hadoop Administrator
8 5 (6.85%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL DBA
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Database Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Manager
10 3 (4.11%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) .NET
1 8 (10.96%) Hibernate
1 8 (10.96%) Velocity
2 6 (8.22%) Java EE
2 6 (8.22%) JSON
2 6 (8.22%) MDX
2 6 (8.22%) Web Services
3 5 (6.85%) Kafka
3 5 (6.85%) LDAP
3 5 (6.85%) SparkR
4 4 (5.48%) REST
4 4 (5.48%) SOAP
5 3 (4.11%) CSS
5 3 (4.11%) HTML
6 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.74%) J2EE
6 2 (2.74%) jQuery
6 2 (2.74%) Middleware
6 2 (2.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (38.36%) Replication
2 12 (16.44%) Client/Server
2 12 (16.44%) Clustering
3 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
5 6 (8.22%) Fintech
6 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.74%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.25%) Linux
1 25 (34.25%) Unix
2 13 (17.81%) Windows
3 8 (10.96%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.85%) VMS
5 3 (4.11%) AIX
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (26.03%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (24.66%) Data Modelling
3 18 (24.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (24.66%) High Availability
4 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.81%) ETL
5 12 (16.44%) Migration
6 11 (15.07%) Database Tuning
7 10 (13.70%) OO
8 9 (12.33%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (12.33%) Performance Improvement
8 9 (12.33%) TDD
9 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
9 8 (10.96%) OOD
9 8 (10.96%) UML
9 8 (10.96%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.96%) Wealth Management
10 6 (8.22%) BPR
10 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 60 (82.19%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) T-SQL
3 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
4 11 (15.07%) Java
5 10 (13.70%) Shell Script
6 8 (10.96%) ANSI SQL
6 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.96%) Python
7 6 (8.22%) VBA
8 4 (5.48%) C#
8 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.74%) AWK
10 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.74%) C-shell
10 2 (2.74%) Korn
10 2 (2.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (6.85%) Ceph
2 5 (6.85%) Docker
2 5 (6.85%) HDFS
2 5 (6.85%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Puppet
2 5 (6.85%) Ambari
2 5 (6.85%) Ansible
2 5 (6.85%) Data Guard
2 5 (6.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (6.85%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.85%) Oozie
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.29%) Oracle
3 9 (12.33%) SAP
4 8 (10.96%) Sybase
5 4 (5.48%) IBM
6 3 (4.11%) Cisco
6 3 (4.11%) HP
6 3 (4.11%) VMware
7 2 (2.74%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.74%) New Relic
8 1 (1.37%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.37%) Cognos
8 1 (1.37%) Infor
8 1 (1.37%) Perforce
8 1 (1.37%) RedGate