Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 75 86
Rank change year-on-year +21 +11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 28 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.81% 1.63% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 1.95% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £39,513 £37,450 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.51% -16.78% -18.18%
10th Percentile £37,985 £31,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,625 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,006 £37,450 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.50% -16.78% -18.18%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 631 820 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 85.85% 83.33% 89.26%
Number of salaries quoted 543 671 625
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,750 £24,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,135 £58,861
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Newcastle upon Tyne

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Newcastle upon Tyne

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 24 (85.71%) Oracle
2 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (57.14%) Degree
5 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
5 15 (53.57%) Oracle Database
6 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 14 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 14 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 14 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (50.00%) Data Guard
6 14 (50.00%) NetBackup
6 14 (50.00%) SQL
6 14 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 13 (46.43%) Linux
8 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 12 (42.86%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (32.14%) Open Source
9 9 (32.14%) Case Management
9 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
10 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (28.57%) MCSA
10 8 (28.57%) RDBMS
10 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (21.43%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
13 3 (10.71%) Windows
13 3 (10.71%) XML

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle Database
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
5 8 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.57%) Power BI
7 1 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (3.57%) QlikView
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) DBA
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (39.29%) SQL DBA
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (21.43%) Linux Support
5 6 (21.43%) Senior DBA
5 6 (21.43%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared DBA
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Data Migration Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (32.14%) Case Management
3 9 (32.14%) Open Source
4 3 (10.71%) B2C
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 16 (57.14%) Degree
3 12 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (28.57%) MCSA
4 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 14 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Opsview
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) EnterpriseDB