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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
England > North East
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 59 101 68
Rank change year-on-year +42 -33 +5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 50 4 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.58% 0.34% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 0.36% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48 4 7
10th Percentile - £40,650 -
25th Percentile - £40,875 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.09% +1.11% -10.00%
75th Percentile - £50,563 £48,750
90th Percentile - £56,975 £52,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,125 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% +5.68% +1.38%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,295 1,122 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.70% 94.29% 92.89%
Number of salaries quoted 936 824 586
10th Percentile £28,875 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £36,938 £32,500 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% +1.23%
75th Percentile £63,750 £56,500 £52,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £61,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in the North East

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Performance Tuning in the North East.

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in the North East

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Performance Tuning in the North East over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in the North East

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cleveland - 46 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear +2 4 £70,000 +53.85% 1
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 48 (96.00%) Migration
1 48 (96.00%) Azure
2 47 (94.00%) SQL
3 46 (92.00%) SQL Server
3 46 (92.00%) ITIL
3 46 (92.00%) Windows
3 46 (92.00%) Degree
3 46 (92.00%) Computer Science
4 38 (76.00%) Oracle
5 36 (72.00%) Linux
6 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
7 32 (64.00%) Mathematics
8 25 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
9 22 (44.00%) Ansible
9 22 (44.00%) DevOps
9 22 (44.00%) CI/CD
10 21 (42.00%) Azure DevOps
10 21 (42.00%) GitHub Actions
10 21 (42.00%) Containerisation
10 21 (42.00%) Kubernetes
10 21 (42.00%) Apigee
10 21 (42.00%) Docker
10 21 (42.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 21 (42.00%) SolarWinds
10 21 (42.00%) Jenkins
10 21 (42.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 21 (42.00%) Kafka
10 21 (42.00%) GitHub
10 21 (42.00%) Collaborative Working
10 21 (42.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 21 (42.00%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (96.00%) Azure
2 21 (42.00%) Apigee
2 21 (42.00%) Azure DevOps
2 21 (42.00%) GitHub
2 21 (42.00%) GitHub Actions
3 16 (32.00%) AWS
4 1 (2.00%) dbt
4 1 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.00%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) Firewall
1 21 (42.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (34.00%) Oracle Database
3 15 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 15 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (28.00%) MySQL
4 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (28.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 11 (22.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.00%) Power BI
6 1 (2.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Jenkins
1 21 (42.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.00%) Automotive
1 1 (2.00%) Public Sector
1 1 (2.00%) Retail
1 1 (2.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) DBA
2 21 (42.00%) Unix Scripter
3 15 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (22.00%) Applications Support
4 11 (22.00%) SQL DBA
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 11 (22.00%) Unix Support
5 10 (20.00%) Analyst
5 10 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
5 10 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (20.00%) Unix Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Data Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Database Specialist
6 1 (2.00%) Developer
6 1 (2.00%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) Kafka
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Replication
2 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 36 (72.00%) Linux
3 21 (42.00%) AIX
3 21 (42.00%) Unix
4 14 (28.00%) Solaris
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (96.00%) Migration
2 46 (92.00%) Computer Science
2 46 (92.00%) ITIL
3 32 (64.00%) Mathematics
4 25 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 22 (44.00%) CI/CD
5 22 (44.00%) DevOps
6 21 (42.00%) Collaborative Working
6 21 (42.00%) Containerisation
6 21 (42.00%) CRM
6 21 (42.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 14 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (28.00%) Configuration Management
8 13 (26.00%) Data Migration
9 11 (22.00%) Business Continuity
9 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.00%) ETL
11 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
12 1 (2.00%) Agile
12 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) Bash
2 21 (42.00%) SAPscript
3 14 (28.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (92.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 21 (42.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (44.00%) Ansible
2 21 (42.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.00%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) Oracle
2 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.00%) SAP
3 21 (42.00%) SolarWinds
4 14 (28.00%) Sun
5 1 (2.00%) HP