Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 166 244
Rank change year-on-year 0 +78 -54
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 213 217 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.74% 1.79% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.00% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 193 158 102
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 10,854 10,840 12,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.86% 89.28% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8,233 8,717 10,245
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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
Essex +23 105 £50,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -23 50 £56,250 +18.42% 5
Cambridgeshire -27 24 £45,000 -14.29% 3
Bedfordshire +7 20 £6,500 -87.00% 5
Suffolk -3 9 £45,000 -20.00% 1
Norfolk +13 5 £44,000 +35.38%
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 169 (79.34%) SQL
2 147 (69.01%) SQL Server
3 114 (53.52%) T-SQL
4 96 (45.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 96 (45.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 94 (44.13%) Business Intelligence
6 85 (39.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 71 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 67 (31.46%) Oracle
9 61 (28.64%) PowerShell
10 54 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
11 50 (23.47%) Replication
12 49 (23.00%) NoSQL
13 48 (22.54%) Migration
13 48 (22.54%) Linux
14 47 (22.07%) Oracle Database
15 41 (19.25%) Finance
16 40 (18.78%) Advertising
17 37 (17.37%) Problem-Solving
18 36 (16.90%) Unix
19 35 (16.43%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
20 34 (15.96%) Data Virtualisation
20 34 (15.96%) HDInsight
20 34 (15.96%) Data Lake
20 34 (15.96%) Azure Data Factory
21 32 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
21 32 (15.02%) Clustering
22 30 (14.08%) High Availability
23 28 (13.15%) SQL Server 2016

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 15 (7.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (5.63%) WebLogic
3 9 (4.23%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (3.29%) OpenStack
4 7 (3.29%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.82%) Mule
5 6 (2.82%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (1.88%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.94%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.94%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.94%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.94%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.94%) SAS
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.47%) IIS
8 1 (0.47%) JBoss
8 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (6.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 54 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (15.96%) Azure Data Factory
4 13 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (2.35%) Google App Engine
6 5 (2.35%) Google Compute Engine
6 5 (2.35%) SaaS
7 4 (1.88%) Boomi
7 4 (1.88%) Trello
8 1 (0.47%) IaaS
8 1 (0.47%) Office 365
8 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.76%) SAN
2 7 (3.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.82%) DNS
3 6 (2.82%) Firewall
3 6 (2.82%) HTTP
3 6 (2.82%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.94%) NAS
4 2 (0.94%) SMS
4 2 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (69.01%) SQL Server
2 96 (45.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 96 (45.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 85 (39.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 49 (23.00%) NoSQL
5 47 (22.07%) Oracle Database
6 35 (16.43%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (15.96%) Data Lake
7 34 (15.96%) HDInsight
8 28 (13.15%) SQL Server 2016
9 24 (11.27%) SQL Server 2014
10 22 (10.33%) Relational Database
11 20 (9.39%) Oracle Database 12c
12 16 (7.51%) RDBMS
12 16 (7.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (6.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (6.57%) Power BI
14 13 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (4.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.35%) JIRA
3 4 (1.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.88%) SoapUI
3 4 (1.88%) Subversion
3 4 (1.88%) VersionOne
3 4 (1.88%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.41%) Toad
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.47%) webpack
General
1 41 (19.25%) Finance
2 40 (18.78%) Advertising
3 17 (7.98%) Marketing
4 10 (4.69%) Retail
5 4 (1.88%) Automotive
6 3 (1.41%) Back Office
6 3 (1.41%) Banking
6 3 (1.41%) Publishing
7 2 (0.94%) Games
7 2 (0.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 138 (64.79%) DBA
2 103 (48.36%) SQL DBA
3 64 (30.05%) SQL Server DBA
4 63 (29.58%) Administrator
5 32 (15.02%) Developer
6 28 (13.15%) Senior DBA
7 26 (12.21%) Oracle DBA
8 21 (9.86%) Senior SQL DBA
9 12 (5.63%) Analyst
10 11 (5.16%) SQL Analyst
10 11 (5.16%) SQL Developer
11 10 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 9 (4.23%) Database Analyst
12 9 (4.23%) Oracle Analyst
13 8 (3.76%) Senior SQL Server DBA
14 7 (3.29%) Linux Administrator
15 6 (2.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 6 (2.82%) Oracle Developer
15 6 (2.82%) Solaris Administrator
15 6 (2.82%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.27%) Web Services
2 19 (8.92%) SOAP
3 16 (7.51%) Middleware
4 15 (7.04%) REST
5 13 (6.10%) XML
6 11 (5.16%) .NET
6 11 (5.16%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (4.23%) XML Messaging
8 8 (3.76%) MDX
9 4 (1.88%) Apache Camel
9 4 (1.88%) JSON
9 4 (1.88%) Kafka
9 4 (1.88%) OAuth
9 4 (1.88%) RAML
9 4 (1.88%) Swagger
9 4 (1.88%) WireMock
9 4 (1.88%) WSDL
9 4 (1.88%) XSD
10 3 (1.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 3 (1.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.47%) Replication
2 32 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (15.02%) Clustering
3 17 (7.98%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.29%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.82%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.41%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.94%) User Experience
9 2 (0.94%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.47%) Fintech
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.47%) PKI
10 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.54%) Linux
2 36 (16.90%) Unix
3 19 (8.92%) Solaris
4 7 (3.29%) Windows
5 5 (2.35%) CoreOS
5 5 (2.35%) Debian
5 5 (2.35%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.35%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.94%) VMS
7 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (44.13%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (22.54%) Migration
3 37 (17.37%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (15.96%) Data Virtualisation
5 30 (14.08%) High Availability
6 21 (9.86%) ETL
7 20 (9.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (8.92%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (7.98%) ITIL
10 16 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (7.51%) Configuration Management
10 16 (7.51%) DevOps
11 15 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (7.04%) Data Modelling
11 15 (7.04%) SOA
12 14 (6.57%) Database Tuning
13 13 (6.10%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.63%) Proactive Monitoring
15 11 (5.16%) Load Balancing
15 11 (5.16%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 169 (79.34%) SQL
2 114 (53.52%) T-SQL
3 61 (28.64%) PowerShell
4 22 (10.33%) PL/SQL
5 11 (5.16%) Korn
6 10 (4.69%) Perl
6 10 (4.69%) VBA
7 9 (4.23%) Bash Shell
7 9 (4.23%) Python
7 9 (4.23%) Shell Script
8 8 (3.76%) AWK
8 8 (3.76%) C-shell
8 8 (3.76%) Java
9 5 (2.35%) C#
10 4 (1.88%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.88%) XPath
10 4 (1.88%) XQuery
11 3 (1.41%) X++
12 2 (0.94%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (13.15%) Degree
2 26 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.88%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.41%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.47%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (3.76%) SLA
2 4 (1.88%) GCP
3 2 (0.94%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (8.92%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (3.29%) Ceph
2 7 (3.29%) Docker
3 6 (2.82%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.94%) HDFS
5 2 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (10.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 20 (9.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (7.98%) Data Guard
4 13 (6.10%) Puppet
5 7 (3.29%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.88%) CA Service Virtualization
6 4 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.88%) Terraform
7 2 (0.94%) Ambari
7 2 (0.94%) Ansible
7 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.94%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.94%) Oozie
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.47%) OpenView
8 1 (0.47%) SCCM
8 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 71 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 67 (31.46%) Oracle
3 16 (7.51%) IBM
4 14 (6.57%) Facebook
5 12 (5.63%) Google
6 7 (3.29%) NetApp
6 7 (3.29%) SAP
7 6 (2.82%) WSO2
8 5 (2.35%) VMware
9 4 (1.88%) CA
9 4 (1.88%) Cognos
9 4 (1.88%) Dell
9 4 (1.88%) Green Hat
9 4 (1.88%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.88%) SnapLogic
9 4 (1.88%) Talend
9 4 (1.88%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.88%) webMethods
10 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.94%) Sun