The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 68 87
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 9 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.07% 2.19% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 2.63% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 8
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -1.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,800 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,500 £47,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 737 990 1003
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 87.22% 83.33% 83.79%
Number of salaries quoted 628 847 873
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in South Wales

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Cardiff 0 9 £32,500 -16.12% 1
Performance Tuning
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) C
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (21.43%) HTTP
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) JBoss
7 3 (21.43%) Apache
7 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (21.43%) J2EE
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
7 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 3 (21.43%) Middleware
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Big Data
6 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (14.29%) MySQL
7 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (14.29%) Redis
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
1 3 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) DBA
3 5 (35.71%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Database Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Database Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) JVM Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) High Availability
6 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
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