The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 156 141 152
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 2041 2085 2034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.81% 2.00% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 2.54% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1711 1750
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Performance Tuning
UK

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in England

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in England

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in England

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London 0 972 £57,500 +9.52% 73
South East -4 364 £45,000 - 36
East of England -23 202 £45,000 +4.95% 15
Yorkshire -49 143 £40,000 +2.56% 17
North West -19 141 £38,500 -14.44% 15
South West -4 86 £40,000 - 18
East Midlands -39 65 £43,200 +8.00% 2
West Midlands -11 58 £41,000 +2.50% 9
North East -21 15 £37,000 -7.50% 5
Midlands - 9 £55,000 -
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Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning.

1 2689 (68.79%) SQL
2 2176 (55.67%) SQL Server
3 1295 (33.13%) Oracle
4 1265 (32.36%) T-SQL
5 1231 (31.49%) Finance
6 1128 (28.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1088 (27.83%) Windows
8 1001 (25.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 998 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 928 (23.74%) Linux
11 860 (22.00%) Microsoft
12 795 (20.34%) Oracle Database
13 785 (20.08%) UNIX
14 783 (20.03%) Business Intelligence
15 682 (17.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 659 (16.86%) Data Warehouse
17 656 (16.78%) .NET
18 646 (16.53%) Java
19 624 (15.96%) Replication
20 577 (14.76%) MS Excel
21 542 (13.87%) SQL Server 2005
21 542 (13.87%) Relational Database
22 510 (13.05%) Oracle Database 11g
23 504 (12.89%) Clustering
24 498 (12.74%) ETL
25 482 (12.33%) PL/SQL
26 461 (11.79%) C#
27 410 (10.49%) Degree
28 402 (10.28%) Data Modelling
29 399 (10.21%) SQL Server 2012

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 218 (5.58%) WebLogic
2 214 (5.47%) IIS
3 199 (5.09%) Apache
4 132 (3.38%) Tomcat
5 124 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 108 (2.76%) WebSphere
7 69 (1.77%) MS Exchange
8 58 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 50 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 42 (1.07%) SAS
10 42 (1.07%) CMS
11 40 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
12 36 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
13 32 (0.82%) WordPress
14 31 (0.79%) TIBCO EMS
14 31 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 27 (0.69%) NServiceBus
16 21 (0.54%) MQSeries
17 18 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
17 18 (0.46%) Node.js
Applications
1 577 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 32 (0.82%) MS Office
3 21 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.49%) SPSS
5 14 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.28%) Fireworks
6 11 (0.28%) PowerPivot
7 10 (0.26%) FastStats
8 3 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.077%) MS Project
8 3 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 111 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 60 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 44 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
5 24 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
6 23 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
7 20 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
8 18 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
9 15 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
9 15 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
10 14 (0.36%) Magento
10 14 (0.36%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
11 13 (0.33%) Advent Moxy
12 12 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
13 11 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
14 10 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 10 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 10 (0.26%) SunGard AvantGard
15 9 (0.23%) Maximo
16 8 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 87 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
4 63 (1.61%) SaaS
5 28 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
7 15 (0.38%) IaaS
8 14 (0.36%) PaaS
9 7 (0.18%) Office 365
10 5 (0.13%) GitHub
11 4 (0.10%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.051%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.051%) Route 53
12 2 (0.051%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.051%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.026%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 252 (6.45%) SAN
2 213 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 169 (4.32%) Firewall
4 164 (4.20%) DNS
5 126 (3.22%) HTTP
6 121 (3.10%) Internet
7 101 (2.58%) LDAP
8 79 (2.02%) LAN
9 77 (1.97%) NAS
10 64 (1.64%) WAN
11 50 (1.28%) VPN
12 48 (1.23%) DHCP
13 43 (1.10%) Multicast
14 38 (0.97%) SSH
15 36 (0.92%) SSL
16 27 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
17 24 (0.61%) FCoE
18 20 (0.51%) Intranet
19 19 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
20 18 (0.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2176 (55.67%) SQL Server
2 1128 (28.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1001 (25.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 998 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 795 (20.34%) Oracle Database
6 682 (17.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 659 (16.86%) Data Warehouse
8 542 (13.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 542 (13.87%) Relational Database
9 510 (13.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 399 (10.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 355 (9.08%) Oracle Database 10g
12 327 (8.37%) RDBMS
13 273 (6.98%) MySQL
14 237 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 189 (4.83%) OLTP
16 160 (4.09%) SQL Server 2000
17 144 (3.68%) OLAP
18 124 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
19 121 (3.10%) DTS
Development Applications
1 105 (2.69%) Subversion
2 104 (2.66%) Git (software)
3 97 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 85 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
5 84 (2.15%) Visual Studio
5 84 (2.15%) Maven
6 65 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 61 (1.56%) Toad
8 52 (1.33%) JUnit
9 51 (1.30%) Jenkins
10 45 (1.15%) Eclipse
11 40 (1.02%) Ant
12 39 (1.00%) TeamCity
13 32 (0.82%) ReSharper
14 31 (0.79%) NCrunch
15 30 (0.77%) Jasmine
16 27 (0.69%) NUnit
16 27 (0.69%) PhoneGap
17 23 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
18 22 (0.56%) Hudson
General
1 1231 (31.49%) Finance
2 278 (7.11%) Banking
3 176 (4.50%) Retail
4 145 (3.71%) Marketing
5 116 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 102 (2.61%) Investment Banking
7 85 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 79 (2.02%) Games
9 75 (1.92%) Legal
10 50 (1.28%) Advertising
11 48 (1.23%) Law
12 45 (1.15%) Publishing
13 40 (1.02%) Back Office
14 30 (0.77%) Manufacturing
15 29 (0.74%) Front Office
15 29 (0.74%) Billing
16 22 (0.56%) Music Industry
17 15 (0.38%) Automotive
17 15 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1426 (36.48%) DBA
2 1128 (28.86%) Developer
3 868 (22.21%) SQL DBA
4 769 (19.67%) Administrator
5 476 (12.18%) SQL Server DBA
6 407 (10.41%) SQL Developer
7 382 (9.77%) Oracle DBA
8 268 (6.86%) Architect
9 253 (6.47%) Consultant
10 207 (5.30%) SQL Server Developer
11 204 (5.22%) Analyst
12 187 (4.78%) Senior Developer
13 170 (4.35%) Senior DBA
14 156 (3.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 142 (3.63%) Java Developer
16 134 (3.43%) Systems Administrator
17 127 (3.25%) Server Administrator
18 110 (2.81%) Senior SQL DBA
19 109 (2.79%) .NET Developer
20 96 (2.46%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 656 (16.78%) .NET
2 357 (9.13%) XML
3 319 (8.16%) HTML
4 310 (7.93%) Web Services
5 287 (7.34%) Middleware
6 224 (5.73%) ASP.NET
7 219 (5.60%) jQuery
8 203 (5.19%) CSS
9 175 (4.48%) .NET Framework
10 174 (4.45%) J2EE
11 132 (3.38%) Spring
12 114 (2.92%) Hibernate
13 111 (2.84%) XSLT
14 93 (2.38%) HTML5
15 84 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 82 (2.10%) MDX
17 81 (2.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 80 (2.05%) WCF
19 70 (1.79%) Ajax
20 62 (1.59%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 624 (15.96%) Replication
2 504 (12.89%) Clustering
3 149 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
4 147 (3.76%) Computer Science
5 140 (3.58%) Open Source
6 84 (2.15%) Management Information System
7 74 (1.89%) Statistics
8 66 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 61 (1.56%) Visualisation
10 43 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 43 (1.10%) Firmware
11 41 (1.05%) Data Integration
11 41 (1.05%) Derivative
12 38 (0.97%) LPAR
12 38 (0.97%) DLPAR
12 38 (0.97%) Hedge funds
13 37 (0.95%) N-Tier
14 35 (0.90%) Mathematics
14 35 (0.90%) Oracle Exalytics
15 33 (0.84%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1088 (27.83%) Windows
2 928 (23.74%) Linux
3 785 (20.08%) UNIX
4 237 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 233 (5.96%) Solaris
6 228 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 167 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 158 (4.04%) AIX
9 67 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 65 (1.66%) Apple iOS
11 63 (1.61%) Android
12 48 (1.23%) Ubuntu
13 46 (1.18%) CentOS
14 40 (1.02%) HPUX
15 39 (1.00%) SUSE
15 39 (1.00%) Windows XP
16 32 (0.82%) Windows 7
16 32 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
17 30 (0.77%) Debian
18 27 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 783 (20.03%) Business Intelligence
2 498 (12.74%) ETL
3 402 (10.28%) Data Modelling
4 375 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
5 369 (9.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 340 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
7 336 (8.60%) ITIL
8 246 (6.29%) Migration
9 234 (5.99%) Performance Monitoring
10 228 (5.83%) SOA
10 228 (5.83%) Database Tuning
11 212 (5.42%) Configuration Management
12 198 (5.07%) Project Management
13 188 (4.81%) OO
14 182 (4.66%) CRM
15 179 (4.58%) High Availability
16 168 (4.30%) Scrum
16 168 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
17 167 (4.27%) TDD
18 162 (4.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2689 (68.79%) SQL
2 1265 (32.36%) T-SQL
3 646 (16.53%) Java
4 482 (12.33%) PL/SQL
5 461 (11.79%) C#
6 364 (9.31%) Shell Script
7 316 (8.08%) Perl
8 289 (7.39%) JavaScript
9 195 (4.99%) Python
9 195 (4.99%) Bash Shell
10 157 (4.02%) PowerShell
11 99 (2.53%) Korn
12 96 (2.46%) VB.NET
13 88 (2.25%) VB
14 79 (2.02%) PHP
15 65 (1.66%) Ruby
16 56 (1.43%) C++
17 50 (1.28%) C
18 47 (1.20%) VBA
19 43 (1.10%) AWK
Qualifications
1 410 (10.49%) Degree
2 290 (7.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 129 (3.30%) Security Cleared
4 118 (3.02%) Oracle Certification
5 112 (2.87%) MCITP
6 111 (2.84%) MCSE
7 102 (2.61%) OCP
8 98 (2.51%) SC Cleared
9 89 (2.28%) MCTS
10 62 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
11 52 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
12 48 (1.23%) MCSA
13 47 (1.20%) CCNA
14 41 (1.05%) MCDBA
15 34 (0.87%) HND
16 31 (0.79%) RHCE
16 31 (0.79%) CCNP
17 26 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 25 (0.64%) MCSD
19 17 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (4.40%) QA
2 114 (2.92%) SLA
3 64 (1.64%) Data Quality
4 26 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.56%) HL7
6 16 (0.41%) ISO 9001
7 13 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.26%) WCAG
8 10 (0.26%) WAI
9 3 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.051%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.026%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.026%) GAAP
System Software
1 315 (8.06%) Oracle RAC
2 303 (7.75%) Oracle RMAN
3 197 (5.04%) Active Directory
4 163 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 100 (2.56%) NFS
6 55 (1.41%) Hyper-V
7 45 (1.15%) VMware ESX
8 37 (0.95%) XenApp
8 37 (0.95%) KVM
9 33 (0.84%) vSphere
10 28 (0.72%) SRDF
11 22 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
11 22 (0.56%) XenServer
12 21 (0.54%) Apache Flume
13 20 (0.51%) ISA Server
14 19 (0.49%) LiteSpeed
15 18 (0.46%) Xen
16 17 (0.43%) Terminal Services
17 15 (0.38%) UAG
18 14 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 198 (5.07%) Data Guard
2 100 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 97 (2.48%) Puppet
4 73 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (1.25%) Nagios
6 37 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 33 (0.84%) Tivoli
8 32 (0.82%) NetBackup
9 31 (0.79%) SCOM
9 31 (0.79%) CFEngine
10 24 (0.61%) Oracle Statspack
10 24 (0.61%) SCCM
11 21 (0.54%) WSUS
12 20 (0.51%) Red Hat Satellite
12 20 (0.51%) HP SIM
12 20 (0.51%) Foglight
13 14 (0.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 13 (0.33%) ZABBIX
15 12 (0.31%) Cacti
16 11 (0.28%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 1295 (33.13%) Oracle
2 860 (22.00%) Microsoft
3 296 (7.57%) Red Hat
4 263 (6.73%) VMware
5 159 (4.07%) IBM
6 152 (3.89%) HP
7 145 (3.71%) JBoss
8 118 (3.02%) Citrix
8 118 (3.02%) Sybase
9 111 (2.84%) EMC
10 110 (2.81%) NetApp
11 107 (2.74%) Cisco
12 94 (2.40%) Cognos
13 91 (2.33%) Business Objects
14 85 (2.17%) Red Gate
14 85 (2.17%) TIBCO
15 81 (2.07%) SAP
16 69 (1.77%) Hyperion
17 67 (1.71%) Sun
18 66 (1.69%) Tableau
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Health Care
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + great bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75 - £80 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits/bonus/high % Pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago