Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 135 105
Rank change year-on-year +20 -30 +18
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 36 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.42% 0.68% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.73% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 30
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £42,300 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £64,250 £56,000 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00% +5.26%

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 2,359 2,458 2,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.28% 93.07% 93.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,461 1,486 1,395
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.41% -1.12% +4.71%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 28 (77.78%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) Oracle
3 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 13 (36.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 12 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (27.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (27.78%) PL/SQL
6 10 (27.78%) OCP
6 10 (27.78%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
7 9 (25.00%) Storage Management
7 9 (25.00%) Migration
7 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (25.00%) Replication
7 9 (25.00%) Statistics
8 8 (22.22%) Data Guard
8 8 (22.22%) RDBMS
8 8 (22.22%) WebLogic
8 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 8 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 6 (16.67%) Python
9 6 (16.67%) Unix
10 5 (13.89%) Java
11 4 (11.11%) PowerShell

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 8 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) JBoss
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.56%) Power BI
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) GCC
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) Grunt
2 1 (2.78%) gulp
2 1 (2.78%) JMeter
2 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) DBA
2 18 (50.00%) Administrator
3 11 (30.56%) SQL DBA
4 10 (27.78%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (22.22%) Senior DBA
6 7 (19.44%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 5 (13.89%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (8.33%) Data Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Business Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
10 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
10 1 (2.78%) Senior Service Manager
10 1 (2.78%) Senior SQL DBA
10 1 (2.78%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) CSS3
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) LESS
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) Sass
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) CentOS
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (25.00%) Migration
3 9 (25.00%) Statistics
3 9 (25.00%) Storage Management
4 4 (11.11%) Analytics
4 4 (11.11%) DevOps
4 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) Decision-Making
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) Data Management
6 2 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 10 (27.78%) PL/SQL
4 6 (16.67%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) Java
6 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.56%) Perl
8 2 (5.56%) R
8 2 (5.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.78%) C#
9 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) OCP
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) CEH
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (22.22%) Data Guard
3 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) Cacti
3 2 (5.56%) Capistrano
3 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Terraform
4 1 (2.78%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Splunk
4 2 (5.56%) F5
4 2 (5.56%) Informatica
4 2 (5.56%) Perforce
4 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) VMware