Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 207 194
Rank change year-on-year +38 -13 -23
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 206 154 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.74% 1.24% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 1.39% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 194 112 135
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% +4.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £33,150
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 10,436 11,061 12,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.02% 88.96% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8,479 9,104 10,559
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +68 82 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Hertfordshire -4 71 £52,500 -4.55% 15
Suffolk +22 18 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Cambridgeshire -19 16 £52,500 +6.60% 9
Bedfordshire +24 11 £57,500 +35.29%
Norfolk +20 9 £48,750 +25.81% 1
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 142 (68.93%) SQL
2 131 (63.59%) SQL Server
3 94 (45.63%) Microsoft
4 87 (42.23%) T-SQL
5 81 (39.32%) Business Intelligence
6 74 (35.92%) Oracle
7 73 (35.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 67 (32.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 64 (31.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 59 (28.64%) Oracle Database
11 57 (27.67%) Linux
12 54 (26.21%) SQL Server 2014
13 52 (25.24%) PowerShell
14 49 (23.79%) PL/SQL
15 48 (23.30%) Web Services
16 44 (21.36%) Advertising
17 43 (20.87%) .NET
17 43 (20.87%) ETL
18 39 (18.93%) Data Warehouse
18 39 (18.93%) Unix
19 37 (17.96%) SQL Server 2016
20 35 (16.99%) High Availability
21 34 (16.50%) SQL Server 2012
21 34 (16.50%) Oracle RMAN
22 33 (16.02%) Degree
22 33 (16.02%) Disaster Recovery
23 32 (15.53%) C#
23 32 (15.53%) Database Tuning
23 32 (15.53%) REST
23 32 (15.53%) Oracle Database 12c

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 13 (6.31%) WebLogic
2 12 (5.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (4.85%) OpenStack
4 8 (3.88%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.91%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (2.91%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (8.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Weka
Business Applications
1 13 (6.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.49%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.49%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (4.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 10 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (4.85%) Google App Engine
3 10 (4.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (4.85%) Google Compute Engine
4 8 (3.88%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (3.88%) Office 365
5 3 (1.46%) GitHub
5 3 (1.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.71%) DNS
1 20 (9.71%) Firewall
2 13 (6.31%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.40%) SAN
4 4 (1.94%) NAS
5 3 (1.46%) DHCP
5 3 (1.46%) Intranet
5 3 (1.46%) VPN
6 2 (0.97%) 4G
6 2 (0.97%) 5G
6 2 (0.97%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.97%) Internet
6 2 (0.97%) LTE
6 2 (0.97%) SMTP
6 2 (0.97%) SSL
6 2 (0.97%) Wireless
7 1 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (63.59%) SQL Server
2 73 (35.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (32.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 64 (31.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (28.64%) Oracle Database
6 54 (26.21%) SQL Server 2014
7 39 (18.93%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (17.96%) SQL Server 2016
9 34 (16.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (15.53%) Oracle Database 12c
11 29 (14.08%) Power BI
12 24 (11.65%) MS Access
12 24 (11.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (8.25%) SAP Data Services
14 16 (7.77%) RDBMS
14 16 (7.77%) Relational Database
15 14 (6.80%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (5.83%) SAP BW
17 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 11 (5.34%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 29 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (6.80%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.88%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (3.88%) Subversion
4 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.46%) JIRA
5 3 (1.46%) Toad
6 1 (0.49%) ERwin
General
1 44 (21.36%) Advertising
2 30 (14.56%) Finance
3 14 (6.80%) Retail
4 12 (5.83%) Marketing
5 10 (4.85%) Automotive
6 8 (3.88%) Publishing
7 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.97%) Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 101 (49.03%) DBA
2 68 (33.01%) Developer
3 59 (28.64%) Administrator
4 58 (28.16%) SQL DBA
5 45 (21.84%) Oracle DBA
6 40 (19.42%) SQL Server DBA
7 21 (10.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (6.31%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 10 (4.85%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (4.85%) Microsoft Developer
9 10 (4.85%) Platform Engineer
9 10 (4.85%) Senior DBA
9 10 (4.85%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.85%) SQL Developer
10 9 (4.37%) Oracle Developer
11 8 (3.88%) Analyst
11 8 (3.88%) Database Analyst
11 8 (3.88%) Development DBA
11 8 (3.88%) Oracle Analyst
11 8 (3.88%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (23.30%) Web Services
2 43 (20.87%) .NET
3 32 (15.53%) REST
4 26 (12.62%) SOAP
5 22 (10.68%) MDX
6 15 (7.28%) Middleware
7 14 (6.80%) XML
8 12 (5.83%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (4.37%) CSS
9 9 (4.37%) HTML
10 8 (3.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 7 (3.40%) CSS3
11 7 (3.40%) HTML5
11 7 (3.40%) jQuery
11 7 (3.40%) WPF
12 6 (2.91%) XML Messaging
13 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (2.43%) RESTful
13 5 (2.43%) WCF
14 4 (1.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.08%) Replication
2 22 (10.68%) Clustering
2 22 (10.68%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.91%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.46%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.97%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (0.97%) EMC VNX
7 2 (0.97%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.49%) PKI
8 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (27.67%) Linux
2 39 (18.93%) Unix
3 10 (4.85%) CoreOS
3 10 (4.85%) Debian
3 10 (4.85%) Ubuntu
4 9 (4.37%) Solaris
5 7 (3.40%) Windows
6 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.97%) AIX
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (39.32%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (20.87%) ETL
3 35 (16.99%) High Availability
4 33 (16.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 32 (15.53%) Database Tuning
6 28 (13.59%) Data Modelling
7 26 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (12.62%) Unit Testing
8 25 (12.14%) ETL Development
8 25 (12.14%) Kimball Methodology
8 25 (12.14%) Software Engineering
9 20 (9.71%) Inmon Methodology
9 20 (9.71%) ITIL
10 19 (9.22%) Migration
11 18 (8.74%) Server Building
12 14 (6.80%) Mathematics
13 13 (6.31%) Performance Monitoring
13 13 (6.31%) Scrum
14 12 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
14 12 (5.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 142 (68.93%) SQL
2 87 (42.23%) T-SQL
3 52 (25.24%) PowerShell
4 49 (23.79%) PL/SQL
5 32 (15.53%) C#
6 24 (11.65%) VBA
7 15 (7.28%) Shell Script
8 14 (6.80%) Python
9 13 (6.31%) X++
10 10 (4.85%) JavaScript
11 9 (4.37%) Java
12 8 (3.88%) Korn
13 3 (1.46%) C
13 3 (1.46%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.97%) C++
14 2 (0.97%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.97%) VBScript
15 1 (0.49%) Perl
15 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (16.02%) Degree
2 30 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (8.74%) Oracle Certification
4 16 (7.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (7.28%) OCP
6 8 (3.88%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.88%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.91%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.94%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.97%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (0.97%) PhD
10 1 (0.49%) CCNA
10 1 (0.49%) CCNP
10 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.49%) MCSE
10 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) SLA
2 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (7.28%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (4.85%) Ceph
2 10 (4.85%) Docker
3 4 (1.94%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.97%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.49%) HDFS
5 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.49%) KVM
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.49%) SRDF
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (16.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 26 (12.62%) Data Guard
3 23 (11.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (4.85%) Kubernetes
4 10 (4.85%) Puppet
5 2 (0.97%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.49%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.49%) OpenView
6 1 (0.49%) SCCM
6 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 94 (45.63%) Microsoft
2 74 (35.92%) Oracle
3 27 (13.11%) IBM
4 20 (9.71%) Cognos
5 16 (7.77%) SAP
6 11 (5.34%) Facebook
7 10 (4.85%) Google
8 6 (2.91%) VMware
9 4 (1.94%) EMC
9 4 (1.94%) NetApp
10 2 (0.97%) Brocade
10 2 (0.97%) Citrix
10 2 (0.97%) HP
10 2 (0.97%) Intel
10 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.97%) Veritas
11 1 (0.49%) Capita
11 1 (0.49%) Tableau
11 1 (0.49%) Talend
11 1 (0.49%) Veeam