Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 102 116
Rank change year-on-year +29 +14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 35 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.50% 1.05% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 1.25% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 6
North East median annual salary £39,513 £37,450 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.51% -16.78% -18.18%
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £58,500 £48,625 £52,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +0.96% +4.00%

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 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 1217 1284 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.05% 84.42% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1079 1186
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,175 £25,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in the North East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Tyne and Wear +29 32 £41,006 +9.50% 1
Durham - 3 £25,000 -
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 27 (77.14%) Oracle
2 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (54.29%) SQL
5 18 (51.43%) Oracle Database
6 16 (45.71%) Degree
7 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 14 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 14 (40.00%) NetBackup
8 14 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (40.00%) Data Guard
8 14 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 14 (40.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 13 (37.14%) Linux
10 12 (34.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (34.29%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (25.71%) Open Source
11 9 (25.71%) Case Management
11 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
12 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (22.86%) MCSA
12 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
12 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (17.14%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (14.29%) XML
14 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
15 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL

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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle Database
2 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
5 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
5 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.71%) SAP HANA
8 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.86%) Power BI
8 1 (2.86%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) DBA
2 14 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
3 12 (34.29%) SQL DBA
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server DBA
5 7 (20.00%) Senior DBA
6 6 (17.14%) Linux Support
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 5 (14.29%) Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Administrator
8 3 (8.57%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
8 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Programmer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (5.71%) SAP Basis Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) SAP Basis
4 2 (5.71%) XSLT
5 1 (2.86%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.71%) Case Management
3 9 (25.71%) Open Source
4 3 (8.57%) B2C
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.57%) Data Extraction
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.57%) Software Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) ERP
5 2 (5.71%) High Availability
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) PLM
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.57%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) Perl
5 2 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 16 (45.71%) Degree
3 12 (34.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (22.86%) MCSA
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (17.14%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Data Guard
1 14 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (8.57%) Opsview
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) EnterpriseDB