The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 26 30 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 10 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 6.45% 5.08% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 5.29% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 2
Median salary £42,500 £33,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.92% -22.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,250 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,250 £50,750
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 140 189 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 90.32% 95.94% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 113 170 127
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in Stoke-on-Trent

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in Stoke-on-Trent

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 25 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (85.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (20.00%) OLTP
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.00%) Clustering
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) IIS
7 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (10.00%) Database Security
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.00%) Power BI
8 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) DB2
8 1 (5.00%) .NET
8 1 (5.00%) MySQL

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (20.00%) OLTP
5 2 (10.00%) Power BI
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.00%) DB2
6 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) DBA
2 18 (90.00%) SQL DBA
3 9 (45.00%) Administrator
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (25.00%) Developer
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (10.00%) Database Security
2 2 (10.00%) ETL
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) IBM