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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 155 144 137
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 2025 1989 2197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.85% 1.95% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 2.48% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1612 1930
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87975 80206 86326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.79% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 71444 66272 74112
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 1058 £55,000 - 72
South East -17 381 £45,000 +2.27% 26
Yorkshire +21 156 £40,000 - 7
East of England -43 121 £42,500 -5.55% 9
North West -8 107 £50,000 +28.20% 22
East Midlands -11 68 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South West -15 62 £42,500 +6.25% 12
West Midlands -62 61 £40,000 -11.11% 4
North East -23 8 £34,750 -13.12%
Midlands +12 1 - - 1
Performance Tuning
UK

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2616 (65.25%) SQL
2 2209 (55.10%) SQL Server
3 1361 (33.95%) Oracle
4 1228 (30.63%) T-SQL
5 1171 (29.21%) Finance
6 1164 (29.03%) Windows
7 1075 (26.81%) Linux
8 1045 (26.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 964 (24.05%) Microsoft
10 947 (23.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 935 (23.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 833 (20.78%) Business Intelligence
13 826 (20.60%) Oracle Database
14 726 (18.11%) Data Warehouse
15 660 (16.46%) UNIX
16 654 (16.31%) .NET
17 643 (16.04%) Java
18 632 (15.76%) Replication
19 630 (15.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 625 (15.59%) MS Excel
21 589 (14.69%) ETL
22 540 (13.47%) Relational Database
23 515 (12.85%) SQL Server 2005
24 496 (12.37%) Clustering
25 493 (12.30%) Oracle Database 11g
26 489 (12.20%) C#
27 470 (11.72%) MySQL
28 434 (10.83%) SQL Server 2012
29 414 (10.33%) Degree
30 412 (10.28%) SAN

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 257 (6.41%) IIS
2 193 (4.81%) Apache
3 166 (4.14%) WebLogic
4 126 (3.14%) SharePoint
5 125 (3.12%) Tomcat
6 117 (2.92%) WebSphere
7 73 (1.82%) MS Exchange
8 48 (1.20%) Oracle Coherence
9 46 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
9 46 (1.15%) SAS
10 43 (1.07%) CMS
10 43 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
11 41 (1.02%) Node.js
12 33 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
13 30 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
13 30 (0.75%) Lync
14 29 (0.72%) WordPress
14 29 (0.72%) NServiceBus
14 29 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 24 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 625 (15.59%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.12%) MS Office
3 34 (0.85%) PowerPivot
4 18 (0.45%) SPSS
5 13 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.30%) Fireworks
7 9 (0.22%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.12%) FastStats
9 4 (0.100%) MS Project
10 2 (0.050%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.025%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 92 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
2 61 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 41 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
4 31 (0.77%) Cognos TM1
5 25 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 23 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
7 22 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
8 19 (0.47%) Magento
8 19 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
9 17 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
10 16 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
10 16 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
11 15 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
11 15 (0.37%) RMDS
12 14 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
13 12 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
14 11 (0.27%) Retail-J
15 9 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
16 8 (0.20%) Optimost
17 7 (0.17%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 115 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
3 90 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 86 (2.15%) SaaS
5 42 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 16 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
7 15 (0.37%) IaaS
7 15 (0.37%) PaaS
8 13 (0.32%) Office 365
9 5 (0.12%) Route 53
10 4 (0.100%) ElastiCache
10 4 (0.100%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.100%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.075%) GitHub
11 3 (0.075%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.075%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.025%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 412 (10.28%) SAN
2 227 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 202 (5.04%) DNS
4 189 (4.71%) HTTP
4 189 (4.71%) Firewall
5 164 (4.09%) Internet
6 130 (3.24%) LAN
7 116 (2.89%) WAN
8 115 (2.87%) NAS
9 73 (1.82%) LDAP
10 58 (1.45%) VPN
11 57 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
12 55 (1.37%) Multicast
13 51 (1.27%) DHCP
14 44 (1.10%) FCoE
15 37 (0.92%) SSL
16 35 (0.87%) Wireshark
17 29 (0.72%) iSCSI
18 27 (0.67%) IPv4
19 25 (0.62%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2209 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 1045 (26.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 947 (23.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 935 (23.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 826 (20.60%) Oracle Database
6 726 (18.11%) Data Warehouse
7 630 (15.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 540 (13.47%) Relational Database
9 515 (12.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 493 (12.30%) Oracle Database 11g
11 470 (11.72%) MySQL
12 434 (10.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 378 (9.43%) RDBMS
14 307 (7.66%) Oracle Database 10g
15 216 (5.39%) Big Data
16 199 (4.96%) Hadoop
17 198 (4.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 193 (4.81%) OLTP
19 186 (4.64%) NoSQL
20 160 (3.99%) DTS
Development Applications
1 151 (3.77%) Subversion
2 141 (3.52%) Git (software)
3 135 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 131 (3.27%) Visual Studio
5 104 (2.59%) Maven
6 103 (2.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 76 (1.90%) Eclipse
8 73 (1.82%) Toad
8 73 (1.82%) Jenkins
9 65 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
10 59 (1.47%) TeamCity
11 54 (1.35%) YourKit
12 36 (0.90%) Ant
13 35 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
14 33 (0.82%) Mercurial
15 30 (0.75%) ReSharper
16 29 (0.72%) NCrunch
16 29 (0.72%) PhoneGap
16 29 (0.72%) Jasmine
16 29 (0.72%) JUnit
General
1 1171 (29.21%) Finance
2 340 (8.48%) Banking
3 147 (3.67%) Marketing
4 132 (3.29%) Retail
5 106 (2.64%) Investment Banking
6 79 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 70 (1.75%) Legal
8 68 (1.70%) Financial Institution
9 67 (1.67%) Advertising
10 46 (1.15%) Publishing
11 43 (1.07%) Games
12 38 (0.95%) Manufacturing
13 35 (0.87%) Front Office
14 33 (0.82%) Back Office
15 31 (0.77%) Law
16 25 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 18 (0.45%) Music Industry
18 15 (0.37%) Aerospace
18 15 (0.37%) Billing
19 10 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1438 (35.87%) DBA
2 1153 (28.76%) Developer
3 850 (21.20%) SQL DBA
4 840 (20.95%) Administrator
5 462 (11.52%) SQL Server DBA
6 406 (10.13%) Oracle DBA
7 361 (9.00%) SQL Developer
8 325 (8.11%) Architect
9 195 (4.86%) Systems Administrator
10 189 (4.71%) Analyst
11 188 (4.69%) Consultant
12 166 (4.14%) SQL Server Developer
13 145 (3.62%) Java Developer
14 140 (3.49%) Senior Developer
14 140 (3.49%) Senior DBA
14 140 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 128 (3.19%) .NET Developer
16 114 (2.84%) Server Administrator
17 107 (2.67%) Linux Administrator
18 89 (2.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 654 (16.31%) .NET
2 392 (9.78%) HTML
3 366 (9.13%) XML
4 364 (9.08%) Web Services
5 285 (7.11%) CSS
6 271 (6.76%) ASP.NET
7 243 (6.06%) jQuery
8 231 (5.76%) Middleware
9 168 (4.19%) .NET Framework
10 125 (3.12%) J2EE
11 123 (3.07%) Spring
12 116 (2.89%) MDX
13 114 (2.84%) Hibernate
14 105 (2.62%) HTML5
15 97 (2.42%) XSLT
16 90 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 90 (2.24%) WCF
17 75 (1.87%) LAMP
18 71 (1.77%) Lucene
19 69 (1.72%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 632 (15.76%) Replication
2 496 (12.37%) Clustering
3 165 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 131 (3.27%) Open Source
5 110 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 95 (2.37%) Management Information System
7 83 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 83 (2.07%) Visualisation
8 80 (2.00%) Client/Server
9 70 (1.75%) Statistics
10 59 (1.47%) Data Integration
11 55 (1.37%) Hedge funds
12 41 (1.02%) N-Tier
12 41 (1.02%) e-Health
13 40 (1.00%) Mathematics
14 37 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 36 (0.90%) Social Media
16 32 (0.80%) Derivative
16 32 (0.80%) Equities
17 25 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1164 (29.03%) Windows
2 1075 (26.81%) Linux
3 660 (16.46%) UNIX
4 220 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 207 (5.16%) Solaris
6 192 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 137 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 117 (2.92%) AIX
9 91 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 80 (2.00%) Apple iOS
11 70 (1.75%) Android
12 69 (1.72%) HPUX
13 54 (1.35%) Ubuntu
14 46 (1.15%) CentOS
15 38 (0.95%) Windows 7
16 32 (0.80%) Debian
17 30 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
18 29 (0.72%) Windows Phone
19 27 (0.67%) Windows XP
20 17 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 833 (20.78%) Business Intelligence
2 589 (14.69%) ETL
3 401 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 397 (9.90%) Data Modelling
5 379 (9.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 317 (7.91%) ITIL
7 299 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
8 297 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 282 (7.03%) Performance Monitoring
10 252 (6.29%) Migration
11 220 (5.49%) Analytics
12 214 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
13 208 (5.19%) Configuration Management
13 208 (5.19%) Database Tuning
14 203 (5.06%) SOA
15 200 (4.99%) TDD
16 194 (4.84%) MVC
17 189 (4.71%) OO
18 178 (4.44%) Load Balancing
19 176 (4.39%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2616 (65.25%) SQL
2 1228 (30.63%) T-SQL
3 643 (16.04%) Java
4 489 (12.20%) C#
5 402 (10.03%) PL/SQL
6 375 (9.35%) Shell Script
7 369 (9.20%) JavaScript
8 316 (7.88%) Perl
9 276 (6.88%) Python
10 222 (5.54%) Bash Shell
11 181 (4.51%) PowerShell
12 146 (3.64%) Ruby
13 128 (3.19%) PHP
14 93 (2.32%) C++
15 82 (2.05%) VB.NET
16 75 (1.87%) Korn
17 70 (1.75%) VB
18 61 (1.52%) C
19 54 (1.35%) VBA
20 34 (0.85%) AWK
Qualifications
1 414 (10.33%) Degree
2 296 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 109 (2.72%) MCSE
4 107 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 97 (2.42%) Oracle Certification
6 91 (2.27%) MCITP
7 87 (2.17%) MCTS
8 80 (2.00%) OCP
9 79 (1.97%) SC Cleared
10 59 (1.47%) MCDBA
11 47 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
12 41 (1.02%) MCSA
13 38 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 37 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
15 36 (0.90%) CCNA
16 34 (0.85%) CCNP
17 23 (0.57%) MCSD
17 23 (0.57%) HND
17 23 (0.57%) PhD
18 18 (0.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (2.84%) QA
2 94 (2.34%) SLA
3 36 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 27 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 20 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (0.45%) HL7
7 11 (0.27%) WCAG
7 11 (0.27%) WAI
8 7 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.100%) GAAP
10 1 (0.025%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 372 (9.28%) Oracle RAC
2 277 (6.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 237 (5.91%) Active Directory
4 201 (5.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 99 (2.47%) Hyper-V
6 91 (2.27%) NFS
7 71 (1.77%) VMware ESX
8 60 (1.50%) vSphere
9 57 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
10 51 (1.27%) KVM
11 50 (1.25%) SRDF
12 44 (1.10%) Apache Flume
13 38 (0.95%) HDFS
14 30 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 29 (0.72%) vCloud
16 27 (0.67%) XenApp
16 27 (0.67%) UAG
17 26 (0.65%) Xen
18 25 (0.62%) XenServer
18 25 (0.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 250 (6.24%) Data Guard
2 132 (3.29%) Puppet
3 105 (2.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 101 (2.52%) Nagios
5 95 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (1.15%) SCOM
7 45 (1.12%) Cacti
8 36 (0.90%) NetBackup
9 30 (0.75%) Ambari
9 30 (0.75%) Oozie
9 30 (0.75%) SCCM
10 27 (0.67%) Tivoli
11 25 (0.62%) WSUS
12 20 (0.50%) Opsview
13 19 (0.47%) Ganglia
14 18 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 15 (0.37%) CFEngine
16 14 (0.35%) ZABBIX
17 13 (0.32%) Ansible
17 13 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1361 (33.95%) Oracle
2 964 (24.05%) Microsoft
3 310 (7.73%) VMware
4 297 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 198 (4.94%) Cisco
6 184 (4.59%) HP
7 179 (4.46%) Sybase
8 162 (4.04%) IBM
9 141 (3.52%) EMC
10 131 (3.27%) SAP
11 130 (3.24%) NetApp
12 120 (2.99%) Cognos
13 117 (2.92%) JBoss
14 115 (2.87%) Business Objects
15 98 (2.44%) Intel
16 86 (2.15%) Red Gate
17 83 (2.07%) Citrix
18 76 (1.90%) Tableau
19 71 (1.77%) Teradata
20 70 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus and Car allowance.
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dow Jones International Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago