The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 58 47 81
Rank change year-on-year -11 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 5 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.08% 3.80% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 4.50% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 3
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £41,500 £39,000
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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 435 533 711
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 93.75% 84.47% 91.98%
Number of salaries quoted 346 445 601
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Sheffield

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (30.77%) IIS
5 4 (30.77%) Unix
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (23.08%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
6 3 (23.08%) CloudStack
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Ansible
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Puppet
6 3 (23.08%) Change Control
6 3 (23.08%) Cobbler
6 3 (23.08%) XenServer
6 3 (23.08%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) CloudStack
2 3 (23.08%) JBoss
2 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) FitNesse
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) IT Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Server Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Tester
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Junior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Behat
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) WSDL
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Auto-Scaling
3 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) DSDM
3 3 (23.08%) OWASP
3 3 (23.08%) RUP
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) ATDD
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Xen
2 3 (23.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
1 3 (23.08%) Cobbler
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Terraform
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) EnterpriseDB
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) SAP