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

Performance Tuning
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 181 228
Rank change year-on-year -50 +47 -33
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 117 202 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.05% 1.72% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.91% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 94 164 120
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £47,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.40% -14.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 10,007 10,579 11,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.82% 90.09% 89.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7,376 8,572 9,872
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 September 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 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
Essex -7 37 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Hertfordshire -24 28 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Bedfordshire 0 26 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridgeshire +5 18 £55,000 +8.91% 4
Suffolk -4 5 £50,500 -8.18%
Norfolk +13 3 £44,000 +25.71%
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 89 (76.07%) SQL
2 75 (64.10%) SQL Server
3 47 (40.17%) T-SQL
4 44 (37.61%) Microsoft
5 39 (33.33%) Replication
6 36 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (29.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (29.91%) Unix
7 35 (29.91%) Linux
8 34 (29.06%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (27.35%) Oracle
10 28 (23.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 25 (21.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (21.37%) Finance
12 24 (20.51%) High Availability
12 24 (20.51%) Oracle Database
13 23 (19.66%) PowerShell
13 23 (19.66%) Microsoft Azure
13 23 (19.66%) Disaster Recovery
14 22 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (17.95%) SQL Server 2016
16 20 (17.09%) SQL Server 2014
16 20 (17.09%) Migration
17 19 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (16.24%) Amazon AWS
17 19 (16.24%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (16.24%) Relational Database
18 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (15.38%) Data Modelling
19 17 (14.53%) ETL

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 9 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.98%) JBoss
2 7 (5.98%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.13%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.27%) Apache Pig
4 5 (4.27%) Apache Solr
4 5 (4.27%) Apache Spark
4 5 (4.27%) SAS
5 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.85%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (16.24%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.98%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (2.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.85%) IaaS
5 1 (0.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) DNS
1 9 (7.69%) Firewall
2 7 (5.98%) SAN
3 5 (4.27%) Kerberos
3 5 (4.27%) SSL
3 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.71%) HTTP
4 2 (1.71%) NAS
5 1 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 36 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (29.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (23.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 25 (21.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (20.51%) Oracle Database
7 21 (17.95%) SQL Server 2016
8 20 (17.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 19 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (16.24%) Relational Database
9 19 (16.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (14.53%) RDBMS
11 13 (11.11%) Power BI
12 12 (10.26%) NoSQL
13 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (6.84%) MS Access
15 7 (5.98%) Data Lake
15 7 (5.98%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.42%) Subversion
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 17 (14.53%) Retail
3 5 (4.27%) Advertising
4 4 (3.42%) Marketing
5 3 (2.56%) Automotive
5 3 (2.56%) Publishing
6 2 (1.71%) Back Office
6 2 (1.71%) Banking
6 2 (1.71%) Games
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (55.56%) DBA
2 42 (35.90%) SQL DBA
3 39 (33.33%) Administrator
4 25 (21.37%) SQL Server DBA
5 19 (16.24%) Developer
6 11 (9.40%) SQL Developer
7 10 (8.55%) Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (5.13%) ETL Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL DBA
11 6 (5.13%) Solaris Administrator
11 6 (5.13%) Unix Administrator
12 5 (4.27%) Hadoop Administrator
12 5 (4.27%) SQL BI Developer
12 5 (4.27%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.69%) Web Services
2 7 (5.98%) Hibernate
2 7 (5.98%) Kafka
2 7 (5.98%) MDX
3 6 (5.13%) REST
3 6 (5.13%) SOAP
3 6 (5.13%) Velocity
4 5 (4.27%) .NET
4 5 (4.27%) Java EE
4 5 (4.27%) LDAP
4 5 (4.27%) SparkR
5 4 (3.42%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.56%) Middleware
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.71%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.71%) J2EE
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.71%) XML
7 2 (1.71%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (33.33%) Replication
2 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (14.53%) Clustering
4 12 (10.26%) Client/Server
5 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.27%) Fintech
7 4 (3.42%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.71%) User Experience
9 1 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.85%) PKI
9 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (29.91%) Linux
1 35 (29.91%) Unix
2 14 (11.97%) Windows
3 13 (11.11%) Solaris
4 8 (6.84%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.27%) VMS
6 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.06%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (20.51%) High Availability
3 23 (19.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (17.09%) Migration
6 18 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 17 (14.53%) ETL
8 16 (13.68%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (12.82%) Configuration Management
10 13 (11.11%) Database Tuning
11 11 (9.40%) Analytics
11 11 (9.40%) ITIL
12 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (7.69%) DevOps
13 9 (7.69%) Unit Testing
14 8 (6.84%) ETL Development
14 8 (6.84%) Performance Improvement
15 7 (5.98%) Load Balancing
15 7 (5.98%) OOD
15 7 (5.98%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (76.07%) SQL
2 47 (40.17%) T-SQL
3 23 (19.66%) PowerShell
4 17 (14.53%) Shell Script
5 15 (12.82%) Java
6 13 (11.11%) Korn
7 10 (8.55%) AWK
7 10 (8.55%) Bash Shell
7 10 (8.55%) C-shell
7 10 (8.55%) Perl
8 9 (7.69%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.84%) VBA
10 7 (5.98%) ANSI SQL
11 6 (5.13%) JavaScript
11 6 (5.13%) Python
12 1 (0.85%) C#
12 1 (0.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 12 (10.26%) Degree
2 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.56%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (8.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.13%) Ceph
3 6 (5.13%) Docker
4 5 (4.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (4.27%) HDFS
4 5 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (12.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (12.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (11.11%) Data Guard
3 11 (9.40%) Puppet
4 6 (5.13%) Ansible
4 6 (5.13%) Kubernetes
5 5 (4.27%) Ambari
5 5 (4.27%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (4.27%) Oozie
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) OpenView
6 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (37.61%) Microsoft
2 32 (27.35%) Oracle
3 9 (7.69%) SAP
4 7 (5.98%) Sybase
5 6 (5.13%) IBM
6 4 (3.42%) VMware
7 3 (2.56%) Cisco
7 3 (2.56%) Google
7 3 (2.56%) HP
8 2 (1.71%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.71%) Facebook
8 2 (1.71%) NetApp
8 2 (1.71%) New Relic
8 2 (1.71%) Tableau
9 1 (0.85%) BMC
9 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.85%) Capita
9 1 (0.85%) Casewise
9 1 (0.85%) iManage
9 1 (0.85%) Perforce