Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 170 147
Rank change year-on-year -73 -23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 61 121 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.77% 1.61% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.77% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55 118 113
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +6.38% -1.05%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £31,300
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -15.00%

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 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 7245 6833 6753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.16% 91.09% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5988 5854 5603
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Manchester

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Manchester

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Manchester

Performance Tuning
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 Tuning within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Stockport +6 14 £42,500 -2.86% 1
Rochdale +23 6 £38,000 -30.91% 2
Altrincham - 4 £40,000 - 1
Bolton -4 2 £36,250 +51.04%
Performance Tuning
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 46 (75.41%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
3 20 (32.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (29.51%) C#
5 17 (27.87%) HTML
5 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
5 17 (27.87%) .NET
5 17 (27.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (26.23%) Oracle
6 16 (26.23%) CSS
6 16 (26.23%) OOP
6 16 (26.23%) Sass
6 16 (26.23%) SOLID
7 14 (22.95%) Web Design
7 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (22.95%) SaaS
8 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
8 13 (21.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (19.67%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (18.03%) Windows Server
10 11 (18.03%) CRM
10 11 (18.03%) Windows
10 11 (18.03%) MySQL
11 10 (16.39%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (16.39%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (14.75%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (14.75%) Linux
12 9 (14.75%) Problem Management

Performance Tuning
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 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) Apache
3 2 (3.28%) nginx
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) SaaS
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) Intranet
3 1 (1.64%) LAN
3 1 (1.64%) SAN
3 1 (1.64%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 20 (32.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (27.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
4 13 (21.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (18.03%) MySQL
6 10 (16.39%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (14.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (14.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (13.11%) Power BI
9 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (9.84%) PowerPivot
10 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
12 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
14 2 (3.28%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.28%) PHPUnit
2 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
1 2 (3.28%) Retail
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) DBA
3 15 (24.59%) Administrator
4 14 (22.95%) .NET Developer
4 14 (22.95%) Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Consultant
5 9 (14.75%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.11%) SAP Administrator
6 8 (13.11%) SAP Analyst
6 8 (13.11%) SAP Basis Administrator
6 8 (13.11%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 8 (13.11%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 8 (13.11%) SAP Consultant
6 8 (13.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (13.11%) SQL DBA
7 5 (8.20%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (4.92%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) .NET
1 17 (27.87%) HTML
2 16 (26.23%) CSS
2 16 (26.23%) Sass
3 8 (13.11%) SAP Basis
4 3 (4.92%) LAMP
5 2 (3.28%) jQuery
5 2 (3.28%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (3.28%) Memcached
5 2 (3.28%) phpspec
5 2 (3.28%) Symfony
6 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.64%) EDI
6 1 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.11%) Clustering
3 7 (11.48%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) CMDB
4 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
1 11 (18.03%) Windows Server
2 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (14.75%) Linux
4 3 (4.92%) CentOS
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Unix
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) OOP
1 16 (26.23%) SOLID
2 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (22.95%) Web Design
3 12 (19.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (18.03%) CRM
5 10 (16.39%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (14.75%) Change Management
6 9 (14.75%) Problem Management
7 8 (13.11%) Data Analysis
7 8 (13.11%) ETL
7 8 (13.11%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.20%) DevOps
8 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
9 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.56%) Database Tuning
9 4 (6.56%) High Availability
9 4 (6.56%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) SQL
2 18 (29.51%) C#
3 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.11%) ABAP
4 8 (13.11%) Java
4 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.20%) PHP
6 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.28%) Python
7 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) MCSA
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) MCITP
2 1 (1.64%) MCSE
2 1 (1.64%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) GMP
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Varnish
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Data Guard
2 4 (6.56%) Puppet
3 3 (4.92%) Terraform
4 1 (1.64%) Ansible
4 1 (1.64%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) Perfmon
4 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Oracle
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) SAP
3 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.92%) New Relic
5 2 (3.28%) Citrix
5 2 (3.28%) Tableau
5 2 (3.28%) Zend
6 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.64%) Vertica
6 1 (1.64%) VMware