The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 65 76
Rank change year-on-year +21 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 46 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.56% 2.57% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.58% 2.99% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 14
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £40,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,250 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

Performance Tuning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 824 870 1120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 81.67% 85.97% 86.49%
Number of salaries quoted 643 665 929
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Essex

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Essex

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Essex over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Essex

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -3 14 £47,500 +11.76%
Basildon +12 2 £55,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £28,000 -
Brentwood +2 1 - -
Braintree - 1 £52,500 -
Performance Tuning
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Essex region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 57 (87.69%) SQL
2 53 (81.54%) Oracle
3 43 (66.15%) PL/SQL
3 43 (66.15%) Oracle Database
4 40 (61.54%) Linux
5 36 (55.38%) ETL
6 30 (46.15%) RDBMS
6 30 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 25 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (36.92%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (33.85%) N-Tier
10 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
11 20 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
11 20 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (20.00%) Degree
12 13 (20.00%) Shell Script
12 13 (20.00%) Unix
13 12 (18.46%) Windows
13 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
13 12 (18.46%) Logical Data Model
13 12 (18.46%) Physical Data Model
14 11 (16.92%) Data Guard
14 11 (16.92%) .NET
14 11 (16.92%) Finance
14 11 (16.92%) Oracle RMAN
15 10 (15.38%) OCP
15 10 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
16 9 (13.85%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (13.85%) ITIL

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (7.69%) Apache
2 4 (6.15%) GlassFish
2 4 (6.15%) JBoss
2 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) DHCP
2 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.69%) VoIP
3 4 (6.15%) Internet
3 4 (6.15%) LDAP
3 4 (6.15%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (66.15%) Oracle Database
2 30 (46.15%) RDBMS
2 30 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 24 (36.92%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
5 20 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (13.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (6.15%) OLAP
9 4 (6.15%) OLTP
9 4 (6.15%) QlikView
10 3 (4.62%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (1.54%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
1 2 (3.08%) Subversion
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (56.92%) Developer
2 31 (47.69%) Oracle Developer
3 20 (30.77%) ETL Developer
4 18 (27.69%) SQL Developer
5 17 (26.15%) DBA
6 16 (24.62%) Administrator
6 16 (24.62%) Database Developer
6 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database Developer
6 16 (24.62%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 15 (23.08%) SQL Database Developer
8 14 (21.54%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (12.31%) Linux Developer
9 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL Developer
10 6 (9.23%) Analyst
10 6 (9.23%) Support Analyst
11 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 5 (7.69%) Network Engineer
11 5 (7.69%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
12 4 (6.15%) Applications Support
12 4 (6.15%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) HTML
3 4 (6.15%) MDX
3 4 (6.15%) Middleware
3 4 (6.15%) SOAP
3 4 (6.15%) XML
4 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.08%) CSS
4 2 (3.08%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.08%) LINQ
4 2 (3.08%) Ninject
4 2 (3.08%) REST
4 2 (3.08%) Task Parallel Library
4 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) N-Tier
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (6.15%) Clustering
4 4 (6.15%) DataPower
4 4 (6.15%) Wiki
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (61.54%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) Unix
3 12 (18.46%) Windows
4 6 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.69%) Mac OS
5 5 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.69%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (3.08%) Solaris
6 2 (3.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) ETL
2 25 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
4 12 (18.46%) Logical Data Model
4 12 (18.46%) Physical Data Model
5 9 (13.85%) ITIL
6 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (12.31%) High Availability
6 8 (12.31%) PDM
7 5 (7.69%) Change Control
7 5 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (6.15%) BCP
8 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.15%) Data Integration
8 4 (6.15%) Data Transformation
8 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 57 (87.69%) SQL
2 43 (66.15%) PL/SQL
3 13 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (9.23%) C#
4 6 (9.23%) Python
5 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.15%) Java
6 4 (6.15%) Perl
6 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.15%) VBScript
7 2 (3.08%) AWK
7 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 10 (15.38%) OCP
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.08%) RHCE
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Data Guard
1 11 (16.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (6.15%) Nagios
2 4 (6.15%) Opsview
3 2 (3.08%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 53 (81.54%) Oracle
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) F5
3 4 (6.15%) IBM
3 4 (6.15%) Splunk
4 2 (3.08%) Apple
4 2 (3.08%) PayPal
4 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.08%) Sun
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) NetApp
Essex
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus and Benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 13 days ago