Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 92 123
Rank change year-on-year -43 +31 +13
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 20 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.74% 1.89% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 2.04% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 25
Edinburgh median annual salary £28,000 £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.09% -26.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £35,000 £35,950
90th Percentile £58,500 £75,000 £84,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -

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 2456 2158 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 90.93% 92.54% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1405 1764
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.05% +2.98%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,540 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) Degree
3 8 (40.00%) Use Case
3 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) JBoss
5 5 (25.00%) IIS
5 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) CISSP
5 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (25.00%) CEH
5 5 (25.00%) SIEM
5 5 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 5 (25.00%) Analytics
5 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 5 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (20.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring

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 5 (25.00%) IIS
1 5 (25.00%) JBoss
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) OSPF
1 1 (5.00%) RIP
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (20.00%) Maven
1 4 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (10.00%) GCC
3 2 (10.00%) MSI
3 2 (10.00%) NuGet
3 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) DBA
2 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Database Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Production DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Production DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) Java EE
2 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) CentOS
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Debian
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Use Case
2 5 (25.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (25.00%) SIEM
2 5 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (15.00%) High Availability
4 3 (15.00%) Presales
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (20.00%) Perl
4 4 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (10.00%) VBScript
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) CEH
2 5 (25.00%) CISSP
2 5 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (15.00%) HND
3 3 (15.00%) MCDBA
3 3 (15.00%) MCITP
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Docker
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) KVM
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Ansible
1 4 (20.00%) Capistrano
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) yum
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) PowerCLI
2 2 (10.00%) Rundeck
3 1 (5.00%) Cacti
3 1 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Graphite
3 1 (5.00%) Icinga
3 1 (5.00%) Linux-HA
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.00%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Perforce
3 3 (15.00%) F5
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle