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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
North West / Manchester
Rank 153 135 117
Rank change year-on-year -18 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 49 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.26% 1.33% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.48% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 62
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,750 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £58,308
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3569 3032 3336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.58% 89.89% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 2504 2751
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,275
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Altrincham -3 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Salford - 3 - -
Bolton - 2 £35,000 -
Stockport - 1 £40,000 -
Performance Tuning
North West

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 103 (98.10%) SQL
2 87 (82.86%) SQL Server
3 67 (63.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 65 (61.90%) Microsoft
5 61 (58.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 60 (57.14%) T-SQL
7 33 (31.43%) Replication
8 32 (30.48%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 30 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (26.67%) Clustering
11 26 (24.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 24 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (21.90%) QA
13 23 (21.90%) iPad
14 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
15 20 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (18.10%) High Availability
17 18 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (17.14%) C#
18 16 (15.24%) .NET
18 16 (15.24%) Oracle
18 16 (15.24%) Configuration Management
18 16 (15.24%) Scrum
19 14 (13.33%) ETL
19 14 (13.33%) ITIL
19 14 (13.33%) Statistics
19 14 (13.33%) Mentoring
20 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2012

Performance Tuning
Top Related 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 12 (11.43%) IIS
2 7 (6.67%) JBoss
2 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.81%) CloudStack
4 4 (3.81%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.67%) IaaS
3 7 (6.67%) PaaS
3 7 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Firewall
2 3 (2.86%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (82.86%) SQL Server
2 67 (63.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 61 (58.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (30.48%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (24.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (10.48%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (6.67%) OLAP
11 7 (6.67%) Riak
12 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 6 (5.71%) OLAP Cube
12 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
13 5 (4.76%) Hadoop
13 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
14 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
15 3 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 13 (12.38%) JIRA
2 12 (11.43%) Subversion
3 9 (8.57%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.76%) Bitbucket
5 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.81%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.90%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.90%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.90%) Selenium
7 2 (1.90%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (7.62%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Multimedia
3 4 (3.81%) Advertising
4 3 (2.86%) Billing
4 3 (2.86%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Law
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (45.71%) DBA
2 47 (44.76%) Developer
3 39 (37.14%) SQL DBA
4 24 (22.86%) SQL Developer
5 22 (20.95%) SQL Server DBA
6 16 (15.24%) Administrator
7 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
8 13 (12.38%) Senior Developer
9 10 (9.52%) Database Developer
10 9 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (8.57%) Team Leader
11 8 (7.62%) .NET Developer
11 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (7.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (7.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (7.62%) Database Team Leader
11 8 (7.62%) Junior
11 8 (7.62%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (7.62%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (7.62%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.24%) .NET
2 10 (9.52%) Web Services
3 8 (7.62%) .NET Framework
3 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (7.62%) Entity Framework
3 8 (7.62%) Ninject
3 8 (7.62%) REST
4 5 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.86%) COM
5 3 (2.86%) XML
6 2 (1.90%) Behat
6 2 (1.90%) SOAP
6 2 (1.90%) WinForms
6 2 (1.90%) WPF
6 2 (1.90%) WSDL
6 2 (1.90%) XSD
7 1 (0.95%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.43%) Replication
2 28 (26.67%) Clustering
3 23 (21.90%) iPad
4 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (9.52%) Computer Science
6 8 (7.62%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (7.62%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.95%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.48%) Linux
2 9 (8.57%) Unix
3 7 (6.67%) Windows
4 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (18.10%) High Availability
5 16 (15.24%) Configuration Management
5 16 (15.24%) Scrum
6 14 (13.33%) ETL
6 14 (13.33%) ITIL
6 14 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 14 (13.33%) Statistics
7 11 (10.48%) Integration Testing
8 10 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 10 (9.52%) DevOps
8 10 (9.52%) MVC
8 10 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (9.52%) TDD
9 9 (8.57%) Business Continuity
9 9 (8.57%) OWASP
10 8 (7.62%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 103 (98.10%) SQL
2 60 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 18 (17.14%) C#
4 12 (11.43%) Java
5 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.71%) VBA
6 5 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.81%) Python
7 4 (3.81%) Ruby
8 2 (1.90%) C
8 2 (1.90%) C++
9 1 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.67%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (0.95%) MCITP
3 1 (0.95%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.90%) QA
2 8 (7.62%) PCI DSS
3 7 (6.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Docker
1 5 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.81%) vSphere
2 4 (3.81%) Xen
2 4 (3.81%) XenServer
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.76%) Packer
3 4 (3.81%) Ansible
3 4 (3.81%) Cobbler
3 4 (3.81%) Puppet
3 4 (3.81%) Terraform
3 4 (3.81%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.90%) Ganglia
4 2 (1.90%) Netcool
5 1 (0.95%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 65 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.24%) Oracle
3 9 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.62%) PayPal
5 6 (5.71%) VMware
6 5 (4.76%) Aquila
6 5 (4.76%) Splunk
7 4 (3.81%) EnterpriseDB
8 3 (2.86%) Facebook
9 2 (1.90%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.95%) Sybase
10 1 (0.95%) Teradata
Altrincham, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 8% pension, 27 days annual leave plus BH
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
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Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
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Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
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360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
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Manchester, Greater Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
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