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

Performance Optimisation
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 272 265
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Optimisation 18 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.25% 0.41% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.45% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 10
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £58,125 £65,000 £57,875
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 6,688 7,589 6,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.28% 92.10% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5,545 6,400 5,392
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £44,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.54% +2.50% -

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 0 1 £40,000 -6.98%
Performance Optimisation
North West

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 10 (55.56%) HTML
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 10 (55.56%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (33.33%) User Experience
3 6 (33.33%) Sass
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) MySQL
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
4 5 (27.78%) Node.js
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (16.67%) OLTP
6 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Replication
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) React
6 3 (16.67%) ES6
6 3 (16.67%) Magento

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (5.56%) npm
2 1 (5.56%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) OLTP
2 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Power BI
3 2 (11.11%) QlikView
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (22.22%) DBA
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Backend Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior DBA
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.56%) React Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Senior MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) CSS
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) Sass
3 5 (27.78%) Node.js
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) CSS3
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) React
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) Web Components
6 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (5.56%) Memcached
6 1 (5.56%) NumPy
6 1 (5.56%) phpspec
6 1 (5.56%) Redux
6 1 (5.56%) SciPy
6 1 (5.56%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) Animation
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (38.89%) TDD
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) ES6
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) ES7
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Tableau
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Percona
4 1 (5.56%) Zend