Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 103 89
Rank change year-on-year -7 -14 +33
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 11 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.82% 1.26% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.38% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 18
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £40,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,800 £47,000 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1215 1228 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.07% 90.76% 86.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1042 940
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in Somerset

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Somerset

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Somerset

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 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
Bath -10 9 £42,500 +3.66%
Street +15 1 £65,000 -23.53%
Clevedon - 1 - -
Performance Tuning
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) SAP
4 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
4 6 (54.55%) Electronics
4 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
4 6 (54.55%) Marketing
4 6 (54.55%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (9.09%) Spring
7 1 (9.09%) LAMP
7 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) JIRA

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Flink
4 1 (9.09%) Infinispan
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Electronics
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) DBA
1 9 (81.82%) SQL DBA
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (9.09%) HornetQ
1 1 (9.09%) Kafka
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) RHCE
1 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (9.09%) Gluster
1 1 (9.09%) iptables
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Check_MK
1 1 (9.09%) Grafana
1 1 (9.09%) Graylog
1 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (9.09%) Kibana
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Pingdom
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Infobright
3 1 (9.09%) New Relic
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) PagerDuty
3 1 (9.09%) Qualys
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk