Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 102 135
Rank change year-on-year -2 +33 -16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 42 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.59% 1.19% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.29% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 14
Edinburgh median annual salary £28,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.33% +41.18% -29.17%
10th Percentile £27,000 £35,000 £34,350
90th Percentile £61,500 £75,000 £52,125
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.82% +14.71% -10.53%

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 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 2,411 2,022 2,526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.05% 92.67% 91.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,550 1,327 1,621
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,550 £70,000 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Edinburgh

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 24 (57.14%) Degree
3 22 (52.38%) Use Case
4 21 (50.00%) SIEM
5 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
5 13 (30.95%) Splunk
6 12 (28.57%) Performance Management
7 11 (26.19%) SQL
8 9 (21.43%) CISSP
8 9 (21.43%) CEH
8 9 (21.43%) Data Analytics
8 9 (21.43%) Analytics
8 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
8 9 (21.43%) Security Operations
8 9 (21.43%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (21.43%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 9 (21.43%) Threat Intelligence
8 9 (21.43%) Data Science
9 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle
10 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
11 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (14.29%) MCITP
11 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
11 6 (14.29%) RDBMS

Performance Tuning
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 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 3 (7.14%) JBoss
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (11.90%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.38%) DB2
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (4.76%) GCC
2 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.38%) MSI
3 1 (2.38%) NuGet
3 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (9.52%) Automotive
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) Publishing
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) DBA
1 17 (40.48%) Security Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Administrator
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 4 (9.52%) Associate Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Linux Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Production DBA
3 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) SIEM Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) SOC Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Production DBA
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Use Case
2 21 (50.00%) SIEM
3 12 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 9 (21.43%) Analytics
4 9 (21.43%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (21.43%) Data Analytics
4 9 (21.43%) Data Science
4 9 (21.43%) Security Operations
4 9 (21.43%) Threat Intelligence
5 5 (11.90%) Capacity Management
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.52%) Data Flow Diagram
6 4 (9.52%) Logistics
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) Refactoring
7 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.14%) DevOps
7 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 3 (7.14%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) CEH
2 9 (21.43%) CISSP
2 9 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (14.29%) MCDBA
3 6 (14.29%) MCITP
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.38%) HND
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Data Guard
1 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 4 (9.52%) Foglight
2 3 (7.14%) Ansible
2 3 (7.14%) Capistrano
2 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
3 2 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) yum
4 1 (2.38%) Cacti
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Nagios
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.38%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.38%) Rundeck
4 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Splunk
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.52%) CA
4 4 (9.52%) Dell
5 3 (7.14%) Perforce
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.76%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) Netezza