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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
South West / Somerset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 62 71
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 3 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.43% 1.67% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.91% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% -  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 637 576 502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 90.74% 87.41% 79.68%
Number of salaries quoted 460 502 446
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 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
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 3 months to 23 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
Taunton -4 1 £40,000 +12.67%
Bath -15 1 £47,500 +15.85%
Performance Tuning
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) NetBackup
6 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) HP
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (30.77%) ERP
7 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
7 4 (30.77%) Veeam
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (23.08%) High Availability
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (23.08%) Database Security
8 3 (23.08%) Security Patching
8 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server

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 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle ASCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) ICMP
1 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.69%) Redis
5 1 (7.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) DBA
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (30.77%) DBA Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (23.08%) Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Senior DBA
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Erlang Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
1 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Database Security
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) E-business
2 3 (23.08%) High Availability
2 3 (23.08%) Security Patching
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) PDM
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Erlang
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
2 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) iptables
4 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (46.15%) NetBackup
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Check_MK
4 1 (7.69%) Grafana
4 1 (7.69%) Graylog
4 1 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (7.69%) Nagios
4 1 (7.69%) Pingdom
4 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Veeam
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Infobright
5 1 (7.69%) New Relic
5 1 (7.69%) PagerDuty
5 1 (7.69%) Qualys
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk