Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 121 151
Rank change year-on-year -23 +30 +14
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 15 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.62% 0.94% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.06% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 4
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +75.00% -45.45%
10th Percentile £34,975 £37,000 £27,075
90th Percentile £51,375 £62,750 £60,050
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -9.09%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,207 2,083 2,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.94% 89.44% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,811 1,768 1,689
Reading median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Reading

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Reading

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Reading over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (73.33%) ETL
5 9 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (60.00%) Visualisation
5 9 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (53.33%) Analytics
6 8 (53.33%) Data Analysis
7 7 (46.67%) Migration
8 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (40.00%) Degree
8 6 (40.00%) MDX
8 6 (40.00%) DevOps
8 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
9 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
9 5 (33.33%) Node.js
9 5 (33.33%) Tableau
9 5 (33.33%) Big Data
9 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 5 (33.33%) SDLC
9 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (33.33%) TDD
9 5 (33.33%) JavaScript

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Pig
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (26.67%) Power Platform
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (33.33%) Big Data
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (26.67%) Amazon Athena
4 4 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (26.67%) Apache Hive
4 4 (26.67%) HBase
4 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
4 4 (26.67%) Power BI
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) OLAP
5 2 (13.33%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Business Integration Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Report Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) MDX
2 5 (33.33%) Node.js
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) Kafka
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) React
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (73.33%) ETL
3 9 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
3 9 (60.00%) Visualisation
4 8 (53.33%) Analytics
4 8 (53.33%) Data Analysis
5 7 (46.67%) Migration
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
6 6 (40.00%) DevOps
7 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) SDLC
7 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) Complex ETL
8 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Scala
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 5 (33.33%) Tableau
3 4 (26.67%) Informatica
3 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (26.67%) Teradata
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Reuters