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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
England / South West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 188 179
Rank change year-on-year +23 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 60 70 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.18% 1.19% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.34% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 49 55 49
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.67% -13.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £47,500
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4579 5223 5264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.05% 88.74% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3780 4264 4373
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 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
Wiltshire +40 21 £40,382 +9.14% 1
Somerset -6 12 £60,000 +37.14% 1
Devon 0 11 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Dorset +22 6 £63,750 +64.51% 1
Bristol -10 3 £37,500 -36.17% 5
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South West region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 60 (63.83%) SQL
2 46 (48.94%) SQL Server
3 33 (35.11%) High Availability
3 33 (35.11%) Oracle
4 31 (32.98%) Windows
5 29 (30.85%) Finance
5 29 (30.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (28.72%) Oracle Database
7 24 (25.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (23.40%) T-SQL
9 21 (22.34%) Microsoft
10 19 (20.21%) VMware
11 18 (19.15%) Linux
12 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (17.02%) PowerShell
12 16 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (17.02%) Java
12 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (17.02%) Oracle RMAN
13 15 (15.96%) Oracle Applications
13 15 (15.96%) Unix
14 14 (14.89%) Oracle RAC
14 14 (14.89%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (14.89%) Oracle EBS
15 13 (13.83%) Scrum
15 13 (13.83%) ITIL
15 13 (13.83%) .NET
15 13 (13.83%) PL/SQL
15 13 (13.83%) Load Testing
16 12 (12.77%) ERP

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 (6.38%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.32%) IIS
2 5 (5.32%) JBoss
2 5 (5.32%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (4.26%) CloudStack
3 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.26%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.19%) ColdFusion
5 2 (2.13%) Apache
5 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.06%) CMS
6 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.19%) MS Office
4 2 (2.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (14.89%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (10.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (5.32%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (5.32%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (3.19%) Sage 1000
6 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) SaaS
2 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.32%) Office 365
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.06%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) DNS
2 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.26%) DHCP
3 4 (4.26%) Firewall
3 4 (4.26%) POP3
3 4 (4.26%) SMTP
4 3 (3.19%) Internet
4 3 (3.19%) Intranet
4 3 (3.19%) SAN
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (48.94%) SQL Server
2 29 (30.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (28.72%) Oracle Database
4 24 (25.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (14.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (12.77%) Relational Database
8 11 (11.70%) RDBMS
8 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (6.38%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (3.19%) DTS
13 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (3.19%) MySQL
13 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.45%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.32%) JIRA
3 5 (5.32%) Subversion
4 2 (2.13%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.13%) Hudson
4 2 (2.13%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (2.13%) Maven
4 2 (2.13%) Selenium
5 1 (1.06%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.06%) Gradle
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (30.85%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Back Office
4 1 (1.06%) Electronics
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (64.89%) DBA
2 44 (46.81%) SQL DBA
3 25 (26.60%) SQL Server DBA
4 23 (24.47%) Administrator
5 21 (22.34%) Developer
6 17 (18.09%) Oracle DBA
7 15 (15.96%) Senior DBA
8 13 (13.83%) Java Developer
9 11 (11.70%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 10 (10.64%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 9 (9.57%) Lead Developer
11 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Specialist
11 9 (9.57%) Technical Developer
11 9 (9.57%) Technical Leader
12 5 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (5.32%) IT Engineer
12 5 (5.32%) Senior SQL DBA
12 5 (5.32%) Server Engineer
13 4 (4.26%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) .NET
2 9 (9.57%) JMS
2 9 (9.57%) Rendezvous
2 9 (9.57%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
3 6 (6.38%) CSS
3 6 (6.38%) HTML
3 6 (6.38%) Web Services
4 5 (5.32%) LAMP
5 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.19%) JSON
5 3 (3.19%) RESTful
5 3 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.13%) Angular 2
6 2 (2.13%) J2SE
6 2 (2.13%) Spring
7 1 (1.06%) J2EE
7 1 (1.06%) jQuery
7 1 (1.06%) Middleware
7 1 (1.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Clustering
2 9 (9.57%) Derivative
2 9 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.57%) Equities
2 9 (9.57%) Fixed Income
2 9 (9.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.32%) Replication
5 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.26%) User Experience
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.98%) Windows
2 18 (19.15%) Linux
3 15 (15.96%) Unix
4 11 (11.70%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (1.06%) Android
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.11%) High Availability
2 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (13.83%) ITIL
3 13 (13.83%) Load Testing
3 13 (13.83%) Scrum
4 12 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (12.77%) ERP
4 12 (12.77%) SDLC
5 9 (9.57%) Multithreaded Programming
5 9 (9.57%) Multithreading
6 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.51%) ETL
6 8 (8.51%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.38%) Line Management
7 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.38%) Process Improvement
8 5 (5.32%) DevOps
8 5 (5.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (63.83%) SQL
2 22 (23.40%) T-SQL
3 16 (17.02%) Java
3 16 (17.02%) PowerShell
4 13 (13.83%) PL/SQL
5 10 (10.64%) C#
6 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.57%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.26%) Python
7 4 (4.26%) Ruby
8 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.32%) MCSA
3 2 (2.13%) MCDBA
3 2 (2.13%) MCITP
3 2 (2.13%) MCSE
3 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) CCNA
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.06%) MCP
4 1 (1.06%) MCTS
4 1 (1.06%) RHCE
4 1 (1.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) SLA
2 8 (8.51%) ISO 14001
2 8 (8.51%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.89%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (11.70%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.32%) vSphere
5 4 (4.26%) Xen
5 4 (4.26%) XenServer
6 3 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.06%) iptables
7 1 (1.06%) KVM
7 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (17.02%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (7.45%) Data Guard
4 6 (6.38%) NetBackup
4 6 (6.38%) Perfmon
4 6 (6.38%) Puppet
5 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.32%) SCOM
6 4 (4.26%) Ansible
6 4 (4.26%) Cobbler
6 4 (4.26%) HP SIM
6 4 (4.26%) OpenView
6 4 (4.26%) Salt
6 4 (4.26%) Terraform
6 4 (4.26%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.19%) Grafana
7 3 (3.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (2.13%) Graphite
9 1 (1.06%) Check_MK
9 1 (1.06%) Graylog
Vendors
1 33 (35.11%) Oracle
2 21 (22.34%) Microsoft
3 19 (20.21%) VMware
4 9 (9.57%) TIBCO
5 8 (8.51%) HP
6 6 (6.38%) Cisco
6 6 (6.38%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.26%) EnterpriseDB
7 4 (4.26%) Veeam
8 3 (3.19%) Informatica
8 3 (3.19%) Sage
9 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.13%) RedGate
10 1 (1.06%) Citrix
10 1 (1.06%) CommVault
10 1 (1.06%) Google
10 1 (1.06%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.06%) Qualys
10 1 (1.06%) SAP
10 1 (1.06%) Splunk
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Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus ect
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
National Trust
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Devon
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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