The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
UK / Scotland
Rank 106 124 103
Rank change year-on-year +18 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 32 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.38% 1.20% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.32% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 33
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2116 2646 2748
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.25% 90.49% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1706 1674
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +5.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Scotland

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Scotland

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Scotland

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Glasgow +16 18 £50,000 -16.66% 4
Edinburgh +6 11 - - 3
West Lothian - 3 £33,000 - 1
Performance Tuning
UK

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 39 (63.93%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) Oracle
2 28 (45.90%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (42.62%) ETL
4 20 (32.79%) Data Modelling
5 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
5 18 (29.51%) Infrastructure Management
5 18 (29.51%) Oracle Database
5 18 (29.51%) Relational Database
6 17 (27.87%) PL/SQL
6 17 (27.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (26.23%) Unix
7 16 (26.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
10 13 (21.31%) Talend Open Studio
10 13 (21.31%) Talend
10 13 (21.31%) MicroStrategy
10 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
10 13 (21.31%) RDBMS
10 13 (21.31%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 13 (21.31%) Oracle9i Database
10 13 (21.31%) PVCS
11 12 (19.67%) DB2
11 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
11 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
12 11 (18.03%) DevOps
13 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (9.84%) JBoss
2 5 (8.20%) Apache
2 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) SAS
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) SAN
2 2 (3.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (29.51%) Oracle Database
2 18 (29.51%) Relational Database
2 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
3 17 (27.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (26.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (21.31%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 13 (21.31%) Oracle9i Database
5 13 (21.31%) RDBMS
6 12 (19.67%) DB2
7 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (9.84%) Data Mart
10 4 (6.56%) IMS/DB
11 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (4.92%) TKPROF
12 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) PVCS
1 13 (21.31%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.20%) ERwin
4 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.92%) GCC
5 3 (4.92%) Maven
5 3 (4.92%) MSI
5 3 (4.92%) Toad
6 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.28%) NuGet
6 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.64%) JUnit
7 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) DBA
2 16 (26.23%) Senior Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 10 (16.39%) SQL Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Administrator
7 8 (13.11%) SQL DBA
8 5 (8.20%) Data Modeller
9 4 (6.56%) DB2 DBA
9 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Mainframe DBA
9 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (4.92%) AWS DevOps
10 3 (4.92%) AWS Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) DevOps Administrator
10 3 (4.92%) Netezza Administrator
10 3 (4.92%) Netezza DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) .NET
2 6 (9.84%) Web Services
3 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.56%) Flash
4 3 (4.92%) jQuery
4 3 (4.92%) RESTful
4 3 (4.92%) WCF
5 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) CSS3
5 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) HTML5
5 2 (3.28%) J2EE
5 2 (3.28%) JSP
5 2 (3.28%) React
6 1 (1.64%) Spring
6 1 (1.64%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.64%) XML
6 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Unix
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) Windows
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.56%) zOS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.64%) VMS
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) ETL
2 20 (32.79%) Data Modelling
3 18 (29.51%) Infrastructure Management
4 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.03%) DevOps
6 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (9.84%) ETL Development
7 6 (9.84%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (9.84%) Release Management
7 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
7 6 (9.84%) TDD
8 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.20%) SDLC
9 4 (6.56%) High Availability
9 4 (6.56%) MVC
9 4 (6.56%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (4.92%) Capacity Management
10 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) SQL
2 17 (27.87%) PL/SQL
3 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.11%) C#
5 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.20%) Perl
6 5 (8.20%) Python
7 4 (6.56%) Java
7 4 (6.56%) REXX
8 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.92%) VBScript
9 1 (1.64%) Ruby
9 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) AWS Certification
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Puppet
2 4 (6.56%) Ansible
2 4 (6.56%) Capistrano
2 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.92%) Packer
3 3 (4.92%) Terraform
3 3 (4.92%) yum
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.28%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Oracle
2 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) MicroStrategy
2 13 (21.31%) Talend
3 5 (8.20%) IBM
3 5 (8.20%) Informatica
3 5 (8.20%) Pega
3 5 (8.20%) Teradata
4 4 (6.56%) CA
4 4 (6.56%) Cognizant
4 4 (6.56%) Perforce
5 3 (4.92%) F5
5 3 (4.92%) Netezza
5 3 (4.92%) VMware
6 2 (3.28%) Remedy
6 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.64%) CommVault
7 1 (1.64%) Splunk
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