Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 247 213
Rank change year-on-year -35 -34 -25
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 55 99 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.53% 0.90% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.02% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 48 93 98
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £23,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9265 9722 10568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.53% 88.81% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7634 8094 8868
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,075
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in the South West

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in the South West

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in the South West

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -34 14 £51,500 +11.35% 2
Wiltshire +10 13 £38,000 -24.00%
Somerset -7 11 £42,500 +11.84%
Devon +16 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Dorset -6 6 £35,000 -60.00%
Cornwall -7 1 £34,000 -32.00%
Performance Tuning
England

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 South West region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 39 (70.91%) SQL Server
2 33 (60.00%) SQL
3 25 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (38.18%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (34.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
7 14 (25.45%) Finance
7 14 (25.45%) T-SQL
8 13 (23.64%) SAP
8 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (21.82%) Linux
9 12 (21.82%) Oracle
10 11 (20.00%) ETL
10 11 (20.00%) Marketing
11 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (18.18%) Data Protection
11 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
13 8 (14.55%) MySQL
13 8 (14.55%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (14.55%) Manufacturing
13 8 (14.55%) Electronics
13 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
13 8 (14.55%) Programme Management
13 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
13 8 (14.55%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (12.73%) Relational Database

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
3 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.64%) JBoss
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.82%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.82%) Confluence
5 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.82%) SAS
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) SaaS
2 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
3 2 (3.64%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) AMQP
1 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (70.91%) SQL Server
2 25 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (34.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (14.55%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (14.55%) MySQL
6 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
7 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
10 4 (7.27%) OLAP
10 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.45%) Subversion
2 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Marketing
3 8 (14.55%) Electronics
3 8 (14.55%) Manufacturing
3 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.73%) Advertising
5 3 (5.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) DBA
2 23 (41.82%) SQL DBA
3 18 (32.73%) Developer
4 16 (29.09%) SQL Server DBA
5 8 (14.55%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Data Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Database Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior DBA
9 2 (3.64%) Automation Specialist
9 2 (3.64%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Middleware
2 4 (7.27%) Node.js
3 3 (5.45%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.64%) .NET
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Camel
4 2 (3.64%) CSS
4 2 (3.64%) LAMP
4 2 (3.64%) MDX
4 2 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.64%) React
4 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.82%) Kafka
5 1 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.82%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.82%) LESS
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.82%) Spring
5 1 (1.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) N-Tier
2 5 (9.09%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.64%) PKI
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Unix
2 6 (10.91%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.64%) AIX
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Solaris
5 1 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (20.00%) ETL
4 10 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
6 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.55%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (14.55%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.91%) Data Integration
7 6 (10.91%) DevOps
7 6 (10.91%) High Availability
7 6 (10.91%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
9 4 (7.27%) Migration
9 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) SQL
2 14 (25.45%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.27%) X++
4 3 (5.45%) Java
4 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.45%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.64%) Python
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) Groovy
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) CCNA
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CCA
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.82%) MCSE
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.82%) RHCE
5 1 (1.82%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO 14001
1 3 (5.45%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) HL7
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.82%) Gluster
3 1 (1.82%) iptables
3 1 (1.82%) KVM
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Xen
3 1 (1.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.64%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Check_MK
3 1 (1.82%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.82%) Grafana
3 1 (1.82%) Graylog
3 1 (1.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.82%) Kibana
3 1 (1.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.82%) Salt
3 1 (1.82%) Terraform
3 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) SAP
3 12 (21.82%) Oracle
4 5 (9.09%) VMware
5 4 (7.27%) IBM
6 3 (5.45%) Informatica
7 2 (3.64%) Netezza
7 2 (3.64%) Sun
7 2 (3.64%) Tableau
8 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco
8 1 (1.82%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.82%) Infobright
8 1 (1.82%) NetApp
8 1 (1.82%) PagerDuty
8 1 (1.82%) Qualys
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.82%) Siebel
8 1 (1.82%) Splunk