Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 106 78
Rank change year-on-year -19 -28 +22
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 31 42 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.35% 1.85% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.99% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 50
Glasgow median annual salary £46,625 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.75% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £32,938 £39,950 £40,000
90th Percentile £68,125 £76,250 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% -13.64% +12.82%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,174 2,114 2,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.60% 93.05% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,623 1,289 1,246
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Glasgow

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Glasgow

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) Multithreading
2 13 (41.94%) Memory Management
3 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
3 12 (38.71%) Degree
4 11 (35.48%) Low Latency
5 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
6 9 (29.03%) SQL
6 9 (29.03%) JUnit
7 8 (25.81%) Python
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) Perl
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) Banking
8 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
9 6 (19.35%) Big Data
9 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
9 6 (19.35%) TDD
9 6 (19.35%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (16.13%) Refactoring
10 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
10 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
10 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.90%) NoSQL

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (9.68%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.45%) GemFire
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Functions
3 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.23%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) Big Data
3 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
5 3 (9.68%) Apache Hive
5 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (6.45%) Data Lake
6 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
6 2 (6.45%) HBase
6 2 (6.45%) Impala
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.45%) Parquet
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) JUnit
2 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.45%) FindBugs
4 2 (6.45%) IntelliJ
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
4 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Law
4 3 (9.68%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) DBA
4 5 (16.13%) SQL DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (6.45%) iOS Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Data Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Avro
2 2 (6.45%) Cocoa
2 2 (6.45%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (6.45%) Core Animation
2 2 (6.45%) Core Data
2 2 (6.45%) Kafka
2 2 (6.45%) OAuth
2 2 (6.45%) OAuth2
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (6.45%) React
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) RESTful
2 2 (6.45%) Spring
2 2 (6.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Robotics
3 2 (6.45%) Animation
3 2 (6.45%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (6.45%) Cloud Native
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
3 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Memory Management
1 13 (41.94%) Multithreading
2 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
3 11 (35.48%) Low Latency
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
5 6 (19.35%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (16.13%) Refactoring
7 4 (12.90%) Database Tuning
7 4 (12.90%) SOA
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) BDD
8 3 (9.68%) ETL
8 3 (9.68%) High Availability
8 3 (9.68%) OOD
8 3 (9.68%) Physics
8 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) Python
4 7 (22.58%) Perl
5 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.68%) Apple Swift
6 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.23%) C#
8 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) HDFS
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Apple
3 2 (6.45%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.45%) Cognizant
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Charles River
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Solace
4 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.23%) VMware