Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 73 71
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 21 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.11% 2.73% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 3.08% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 10
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% -28.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £35,750 £25,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £47,275
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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 901 1169 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.46% 88.69% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 678 791 601
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,261 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,075 £57,500 £65,000
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Merseyside

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Merseyside

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Merseyside over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Merseyside

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 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
Liverpool +3 14 £43,000 -4.44% 2
Prescot - 3 £28,500 -
Southport - 1 £30,000 -
Performance Tuning
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (33.33%) Replication
5 7 (33.33%) High Availability
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (23.81%) CentOS
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) Database Security
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (19.05%) Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (14.29%) IBM
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 3 (14.29%) TIBCO
8 3 (14.29%) Middleware
8 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
8 3 (14.29%) Cognos
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) AIX

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (9.52%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (9.52%) Big Data
8 2 (9.52%) DTS
8 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Ant
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
1 2 (9.52%) Gradle
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
1 2 (9.52%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Administrator
1 10 (47.62%) DBA
1 10 (47.62%) SQL DBA
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SSRS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Business Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SSAS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) CentOS
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) AIX
2 3 (14.29%) HPUX
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) High Availability
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) Database Security
3 3 (14.29%) Database Theory
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Dependency Management
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Low Latency
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
1 2 (9.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cognos
1 3 (14.29%) IBM
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 3 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) VMware