Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Performance Optimisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Optimisation over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Optimisation
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 256 263
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Performance Optimisation 14 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.19% 0.50% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.54% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 13
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,375 £37,650
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +53.85%

Performance Optimisation 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,604 7,217 6,763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.57% 92.08% 92.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5,442 5,969 5,782
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Performance Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Performance Optimisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Optimisation in Manchester

Performance Optimisation
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Performance Optimisation in Manchester

Performance Optimisation
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Optimisation in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Performance Optimisation in Manchester

Performance Optimisation
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Optimisation within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £40,000 -
Performance Optimisation
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Performance Optimisation 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Performance Optimisation.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) Replication
3 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 3 (21.43%) User Experience
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Games
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 2 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) OLTP
5 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification

Performance Optimisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) iTunes
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) OLTP
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) DTS
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) CocoaPods
2 1 (7.14%) Hudson
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) DBA
3 3 (21.43%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Database Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Core
4 1 (7.14%) Flask
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) NativeScript
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) NumPy
4 1 (7.14%) Pandas
4 1 (7.14%) React
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) SciPy
4 1 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (7.14%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Percona
2 1 (7.14%) Perforce
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin