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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 94 113
Rank change year-on-year -29 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 32 65 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.18% 2.27% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 2.48% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 11 41 40
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -6.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £37,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.07% +3.33%  

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 2484 2616 2845
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.42% 91.44% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6025 5743 7679
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £61,250 £67,442
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -19 20 £50,000 -16.66% 4
Edinburgh -7 11 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £34,400 - 1
Performance Tuning
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 43 (66.15%) SQL
2 27 (41.54%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (36.92%) Oracle
3 24 (36.92%) Unix
4 23 (35.38%) ETL
5 21 (32.31%) Oracle Database
6 20 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 19 (29.23%) DevOps
8 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (26.15%) Data Modelling
9 16 (24.62%) RDBMS
9 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
9 16 (24.62%) MicroStrategy
9 16 (24.62%) PL/SQL
9 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
10 15 (23.08%) Talend Open Studio
10 15 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
10 15 (23.08%) Talend
10 15 (23.08%) PVCS
10 15 (23.08%) Linux
10 15 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (23.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 15 (23.08%) Oracle9i Database
11 14 (21.54%) Puppet
12 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (20.00%) T-SQL
13 12 (18.46%) Web Services
13 12 (18.46%) Git (software)

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring 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 8 (12.31%) Apache
1 8 (12.31%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.77%) JBoss
3 5 (7.69%) IIS
3 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.54%) SAS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) SAN
2 4 (6.15%) NAS
3 2 (3.08%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (32.31%) Oracle Database
3 20 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (24.62%) RDBMS
5 15 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (23.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 15 (23.08%) Oracle9i Database
6 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (10.77%) DB2
7 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (6.15%) IMS/DB
9 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (3.08%) OLAP
11 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.54%) DTS
11 1 (1.54%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) PVCS
1 15 (23.08%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.85%) JUnit
4 7 (10.77%) Maven
4 7 (10.77%) TeamCity
5 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
6 5 (7.69%) MSI
6 5 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (6.15%) Bitbucket
7 4 (6.15%) GCC
7 4 (6.15%) NuGet
7 4 (6.15%) Subversion
7 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (6.15%) tSQLt
8 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
2 5 (7.69%) Front Office
3 2 (3.08%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Developer
2 20 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Oracle Developer
4 15 (23.08%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 13 (20.00%) Administrator
6 11 (16.92%) DBA
7 10 (15.38%) SQL Developer
8 8 (12.31%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (10.77%) DevOps Administrator
9 7 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 5 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (7.69%) SQL DBA
11 4 (6.15%) DB2 DBA
11 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) Web Services
2 5 (7.69%) RESTful
2 5 (7.69%) Spring
2 5 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (7.69%) XML
2 5 (7.69%) XSLT
3 4 (6.15%) .NET
3 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.15%) Flash
3 4 (6.15%) jQuery
3 4 (6.15%) WCF
4 1 (1.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.15%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.54%) iSeries
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Unix
2 15 (23.08%) Linux
3 7 (10.77%) Windows
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.15%) zOS
6 2 (3.08%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.54%) CentOS
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) ETL
2 19 (29.23%) DevOps
3 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.15%) Data Modelling
4 15 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
7 6 (9.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (9.23%) SDLC
7 6 (9.23%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (7.69%) High Availability
8 5 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.69%) OO
8 5 (7.69%) OOP
9 4 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.15%) Database Optimisation
9 4 (6.15%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) SQL
2 16 (24.62%) PL/SQL
3 13 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
5 10 (15.38%) C#
6 8 (12.31%) Java
6 8 (12.31%) Perl
6 8 (12.31%) Python
7 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.69%) VBScript
8 4 (6.15%) REXX
9 2 (3.08%) C
10 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) AWS Certification
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) HND
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.54%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.15%) vSphere
4 2 (3.08%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
5 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Puppet
2 9 (13.85%) Ansible
2 9 (13.85%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (10.77%) Capistrano
4 5 (7.69%) Packer
4 5 (7.69%) yum
5 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (6.15%) PowerCLI
6 3 (4.62%) Terraform
7 1 (1.54%) Cacti
7 1 (1.54%) Icinga
7 1 (1.54%) Nagios
7 1 (1.54%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Oracle
2 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.62%) MicroStrategy
3 15 (23.08%) Talend
4 9 (13.85%) IBM
5 7 (10.77%) F5
5 7 (10.77%) Perforce
6 6 (9.23%) Splunk
6 6 (9.23%) VMware
7 4 (6.15%) CA
7 4 (6.15%) Cognizant
8 3 (4.62%) Informatica
8 3 (4.62%) Netezza
8 3 (4.62%) Remedy
9 1 (1.54%) Citrix
9 1 (1.54%) Cognos
9 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
Paisley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £38800.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Leidos
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago