Period
to 6 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Performance Optimisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Optimisation over the 6 months to 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Optimisation
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 144 149
Rank change year-on-year +30 +5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Optimisation 7 11 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.43% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.45% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median annual salary - £70,000 -
Scotland median annual salary - £70,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +47.37% +46.15%

Performance Optimisation 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,583 2,424 2,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.29% 93.92% 92.94%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1,540 1,620
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Performance Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Performance Optimisation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Optimisation in Edinburgh

Performance Optimisation
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Performance Optimisation in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Performance Optimisation in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, IT jobs citing Performance Optimisation 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Performance Optimisation.

1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
1 5 (71.43%) Replication
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
1 5 (71.43%) Public Cloud
1 5 (71.43%) Terraform
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ES6
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) React
2 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (28.57%) Game Development
2 2 (28.57%) Redis
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Games

Performance Optimisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) Redis
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Operations Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior DevOps
1 5 (71.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (28.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Public Cloud
1 5 (71.43%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Game Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) ES6
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
1 5 (71.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Perforce