The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
England / Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 175 130
Rank change year-on-year -22 -45  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 89 138 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.14% 1.44% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.63% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 73 93 176
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £31,239 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.52% +5.00%  

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6873 8472 8281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 88.12% 88.56% 87.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22478 26230 27632
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in the Midlands

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in the Midlands

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in the Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in the Midlands

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Midlands -24 46 £47,500 +1.06% 10
East Midlands +14 43 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 174 (81.31%) SQL
2 122 (57.01%) SQL Server
3 76 (35.51%) T-SQL
4 73 (34.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 70 (32.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (30.37%) Microsoft
7 64 (29.91%) Business Intelligence
8 53 (24.77%) Oracle
9 44 (20.56%) Capacity Planning
10 42 (19.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 42 (19.63%) ETL
11 40 (18.69%) Data Warehouse
11 40 (18.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 39 (18.22%) Performance Monitoring
13 38 (17.76%) High Availability
13 38 (17.76%) Clustering
14 35 (16.36%) Replication
14 35 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
15 34 (15.89%) SQL Server 2005
15 34 (15.89%) Linux
16 32 (14.95%) Windows
17 29 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
19 26 (12.15%) Degree
19 26 (12.15%) Capacity Management
20 25 (11.68%) SDLC
20 25 (11.68%) VMware
21 23 (10.75%) Unix
22 22 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
23 21 (9.81%) ITIL

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 15 (7.01%) IIS
2 14 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.87%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.40%) CloudStack
4 3 (1.40%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.93%) JBoss
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.74%) Office 365
4 7 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.87%) SaaS
6 2 (0.93%) IaaS
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.94%) SAN
2 12 (5.61%) Firewall
3 10 (4.67%) DNS
4 8 (3.74%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.80%) DHCP
5 6 (2.80%) HTTP
5 6 (2.80%) LAN
5 6 (2.80%) SSH
5 6 (2.80%) VPN
5 6 (2.80%) WAN
6 5 (2.34%) FTP
7 4 (1.87%) BGP
7 4 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.87%) EIGRP
7 4 (1.87%) OSPF
7 4 (1.87%) RIP
7 4 (1.87%) TACACS
8 2 (0.93%) Network Security
9 1 (0.47%) Internet
9 1 (0.47%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (57.01%) SQL Server
2 73 (34.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (32.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (19.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 40 (18.69%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (18.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (15.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (9.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 19 (8.88%) MongoDB
8 19 (8.88%) MySQL
8 19 (8.88%) Relational Database
9 18 (8.41%) DB2
10 17 (7.94%) Oracle Database
10 17 (7.94%) RDBMS
11 16 (7.48%) NoSQL
11 16 (7.48%) Power BI
11 16 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (5.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (7.94%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.48%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.01%) Jenkins
4 14 (6.54%) Subversion
5 12 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.27%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (2.80%) JUnit
7 6 (2.80%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.40%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.47%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.47%) JIRA
9 1 (0.47%) Maven
9 1 (0.47%) Mockito
General
1 19 (8.88%) Finance
2 9 (4.21%) Marketing
3 8 (3.74%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.27%) Advertising
5 5 (2.34%) Retail
6 2 (0.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (43.46%) DBA
2 73 (34.11%) SQL DBA
3 67 (31.31%) Developer
4 32 (14.95%) Administrator
5 31 (14.49%) SQL Developer
6 19 (8.88%) Java Developer
7 18 (8.41%) Senior Developer
8 17 (7.94%) SQL Server DBA
9 14 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (6.54%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (5.61%) Senior DBA
10 12 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (5.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (4.67%) Analyst
13 9 (4.21%) Citrix Engineer
13 9 (4.21%) Lead Developer
13 9 (4.21%) SQL Analyst
14 8 (3.74%) SAN Engineer
15 7 (3.27%) Lead Java Developer
15 7 (3.27%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.41%) HTML
2 17 (7.94%) .NET
3 14 (6.54%) XML
4 11 (5.14%) JDBC
5 8 (3.74%) RESTful
5 8 (3.74%) Web Services
6 7 (3.27%) REST
7 6 (2.80%) CSS
7 6 (2.80%) CSS3
7 6 (2.80%) HTML5
7 6 (2.80%) Java RMI
7 6 (2.80%) OSGi
8 5 (2.34%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.87%) Entity Framework
10 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.40%) MDX
11 2 (0.93%) LAMP
11 2 (0.93%) Middleware
11 2 (0.93%) SOAP
11 2 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.76%) Clustering
2 35 (16.36%) Replication
3 29 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.48%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (7.01%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.27%) Life Science
7 6 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.40%) NHS
9 2 (0.93%) Blog
9 2 (0.93%) DataPower
9 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.47%) AS400
10 1 (0.47%) IBM XIV
10 1 (0.47%) iPad
10 1 (0.47%) iPhone
10 1 (0.47%) iSeries
10 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.89%) Linux
2 32 (14.95%) Windows
3 23 (10.75%) Unix
4 19 (8.88%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.80%) Solaris
7 5 (2.34%) VyOS
8 3 (1.40%) AIX
8 3 (1.40%) HPUX
9 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.47%) MVS
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (29.91%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (20.56%) Capacity Planning
3 42 (19.63%) ETL
4 39 (18.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 38 (17.76%) High Availability
6 26 (12.15%) Capacity Management
7 25 (11.68%) SDLC
8 22 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (9.81%) ITIL
10 20 (9.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (9.35%) Unit Testing
11 19 (8.88%) Software Engineering
12 18 (8.41%) Mentoring
13 15 (7.01%) Migration
14 14 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (6.07%) Database Security
16 12 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (5.61%) Project Planning
17 11 (5.14%) Multithreading
17 11 (5.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 174 (81.31%) SQL
2 76 (35.51%) T-SQL
3 21 (9.81%) Java
4 16 (7.48%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.48%) PL/SQL
5 15 (7.01%) PowerShell
6 13 (6.07%) C#
7 10 (4.67%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.27%) VB
9 4 (1.87%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.87%) Python
9 4 (1.87%) Ruby
10 3 (1.40%) C
10 3 (1.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (1.40%) Groovy
10 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.93%) Korn
12 1 (0.47%) JCL
12 1 (0.47%) Perl
12 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (12.15%) Degree
3 11 (5.14%) MCSE
4 7 (3.27%) MCITP
4 7 (3.27%) MCTS
5 5 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.34%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.87%) CCNP
6 4 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.40%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.40%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.93%) CCIE
8 2 (0.93%) MCSA
8 2 (0.93%) OCA
8 2 (0.93%) OCP
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.67%) QA
2 8 (3.74%) SLA
3 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (7.01%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.34%) vSphere
4 5 (2.34%) XenServer
5 4 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.40%) Docker
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.40%) Xen
7 2 (0.93%) NFS
8 1 (0.47%) GPFS
8 1 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (6.07%) SCOM
2 10 (4.67%) Failover Clustering
3 7 (3.27%) Ansible
4 5 (2.34%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (2.34%) Puppet
5 4 (1.87%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.40%) Cobbler
6 3 (1.40%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.40%) Nagios
6 3 (1.40%) Terraform
6 3 (1.40%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.47%) NetApp OnCommand
8 1 (0.47%) Netcool
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.47%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 65 (30.37%) Microsoft
2 53 (24.77%) Oracle
3 25 (11.68%) VMware
4 19 (8.88%) IBM
5 18 (8.41%) NetApp
6 14 (6.54%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.67%) Citrix
8 9 (4.21%) Cisco
9 6 (2.80%) Tableau
10 5 (2.34%) Vyatta
11 4 (1.87%) F5
11 4 (1.87%) Facebook
12 3 (1.40%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.40%) EnterpriseDB
12 3 (1.40%) Informatica
12 3 (1.40%) Sage
12 3 (1.40%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.93%) HP
13 2 (0.93%) Sun
13 2 (0.93%) Sybase
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