Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 126 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 -33 +40
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 31 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.23% 0.95% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.03% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 33
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £28,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.79% -49.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £56,000 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
% 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 2,368 2,424 2,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.97% 92.55% 93.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,435 1,498 1,411
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
3 16 (51.61%) Oracle
4 15 (48.39%) T-SQL
5 14 (45.16%) Data Modelling
6 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
6 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (29.03%) Statistics
8 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (29.03%) Migration
8 9 (29.03%) Replication
8 9 (29.03%) Storage Management
9 8 (25.81%) Degree
10 7 (22.58%) Analytics
10 7 (22.58%) Data Science
11 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
11 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
11 5 (16.13%) Unix
11 5 (16.13%) Linux
12 4 (12.90%) MySQL
12 4 (12.90%) CISSP
12 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
12 4 (12.90%) Use Case
12 4 (12.90%) CEH
12 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
12 4 (12.90%) SIEM
12 4 (12.90%) Data Analytics
12 4 (12.90%) Git (software)

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 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.90%) MySQL
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
5 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (9.68%) Big Data
5 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
5 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (9.68%) Pentaho
6 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) GCC
2 1 (3.23%) Grunt
2 1 (3.23%) gulp
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) DBA
2 11 (35.48%) Administrator
3 10 (32.26%) SQL DBA
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (12.90%) Security Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior DBA
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 2 (6.45%) Data Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Digital Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) CSS3
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) LESS
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) React
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Replication
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) CentOS
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Data Modelling
2 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (29.03%) Migration
3 9 (29.03%) Statistics
3 9 (29.03%) Storage Management
4 7 (22.58%) Analytics
4 7 (22.58%) Data Science
5 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
6 4 (12.90%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.90%) Data Analytics
6 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (12.90%) Security Operations
6 4 (12.90%) SIEM
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (12.90%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Use Case
7 3 (9.68%) Actionable Insight
7 3 (9.68%) Data Enrichment
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.45%) C#
4 2 (6.45%) R
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) CEH
2 4 (12.90%) CISSP
2 4 (12.90%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (9.68%) OCP
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) GDPR
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Firmware
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Cacti
3 1 (3.23%) Capistrano
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Informatica
4 1 (3.23%) F5
4 1 (3.23%) Perforce
4 1 (3.23%) Splunk