The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Tuning
Rank 176 149 131
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -18
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1714 1859 2245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.73% 1.94% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.36% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1500 1914
Average salary £49,500 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Performance Tuning
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81768 78776 82778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.75% 82.36% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 63526 70746
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +4 815 £60,000 +4.34% 88
South East -30 345 £43,750 -2.77% 29
Yorkshire +3 158 £45,000 +7.14% 18
North West -7 112 £40,000 - 27
South West -12 91 £40,500 +1.25% 11
East of England -42 90 £50,000 +17.64% 11
West Midlands -63 61 £40,000 +6.66% 4
East Midlands -18 44 £42,500 -10.52% 8
North East -11 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Midlands -16 1 £55,000 -
Performance Tuning
UK

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2304 (62.37%) SQL
2 1885 (51.03%) SQL Server
3 1195 (32.35%) Oracle
4 1119 (30.29%) Finance
5 1004 (27.18%) Windows
6 986 (26.69%) T-SQL
7 972 (26.31%) Linux
8 879 (23.80%) Microsoft
9 866 (23.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 743 (20.11%) Business Intelligence
11 718 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
12 657 (17.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 654 (17.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 649 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
15 632 (17.11%) Oracle Database
16 614 (16.62%) Java
17 563 (15.24%) UNIX
18 541 (14.65%) Replication
19 540 (14.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 491 (13.29%) .NET
21 473 (12.80%) MS Excel
22 472 (12.78%) ETL
23 450 (12.18%) MySQL
24 445 (12.05%) Clustering
25 426 (11.53%) VMware
26 410 (11.10%) C#
27 387 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
28 385 (10.42%) JavaScript
29 383 (10.37%) SQL Server 2012
30 375 (10.15%) ITIL

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 261 (7.07%) Apache
2 257 (6.96%) Tomcat
3 215 (5.82%) IIS
4 190 (5.14%) WebLogic
5 183 (4.95%) SharePoint
6 105 (2.84%) WebSphere
7 100 (2.71%) JBoss
8 75 (2.03%) MS Exchange
9 58 (1.57%) Oracle Coherence
10 52 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
11 40 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 38 (1.03%) MQSeries
13 37 (1.00%) Lync
14 36 (0.97%) CMS
15 31 (0.84%) nginx
16 30 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
17 28 (0.76%) Apache Pig
18 27 (0.73%) SAS
19 26 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
20 24 (0.65%) Jetty
Applications
1 473 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 69 (1.87%) MS Office
3 33 (0.89%) PowerPivot
4 10 (0.27%) SPSS
5 8 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.14%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.054%) GIMP
10 1 (0.027%) FastStats
10 1 (0.027%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.027%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 136 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
2 100 (2.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 43 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
4 38 (1.03%) Cognos TM1
5 33 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
6 30 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 27 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
7 27 (0.73%) RMDS
8 26 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
9 22 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
10 21 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
10 21 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
11 17 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
12 16 (0.43%) HFM
13 14 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
14 13 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
15 12 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
15 12 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
16 11 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
16 11 (0.30%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 113 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 81 (2.19%) SaaS
4 33 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (0.87%) Office 365
6 25 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 23 (0.62%) PaaS
8 22 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (0.46%) GitHub
10 13 (0.35%) IaaS
11 9 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.054%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.054%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.054%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.027%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 372 (10.07%) SAN
2 228 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 190 (5.14%) DNS
4 170 (4.60%) Firewall
5 167 (4.52%) WAN
6 164 (4.44%) LAN
7 128 (3.47%) HTTP
8 125 (3.38%) Internet
9 110 (2.98%) NAS
10 96 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
11 90 (2.44%) LDAP
12 87 (2.36%) iSCSI
13 79 (2.14%) FCoE
14 78 (2.11%) Multicast
15 64 (1.73%) VPN
16 61 (1.65%) FTP
17 53 (1.43%) DHCP
18 41 (1.11%) SSL
19 32 (0.87%) SNMP
20 31 (0.84%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1885 (51.03%) SQL Server
2 866 (23.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 657 (17.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 654 (17.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 649 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
6 632 (17.11%) Oracle Database
7 540 (14.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 450 (12.18%) MySQL
9 383 (10.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 375 (10.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 343 (9.29%) Relational Database
12 308 (8.34%) SQL Server 2005
13 262 (7.09%) Oracle Database 10g
14 205 (5.55%) RDBMS
15 194 (5.25%) Hadoop
16 157 (4.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 153 (4.14%) Oracle BI EE
18 142 (3.84%) NoSQL
19 127 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
20 126 (3.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 149 (4.03%) Git (software)
2 142 (3.84%) Subversion
3 117 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 86 (2.33%) Maven
5 81 (2.19%) Visual Studio
6 58 (1.57%) Jenkins
7 56 (1.52%) Eclipse
8 50 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
9 46 (1.25%) JIRA
10 45 (1.22%) TeamCity
11 41 (1.11%) Toad
12 39 (1.06%) YourKit
13 38 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 27 (0.73%) JUnit
15 26 (0.70%) VisualVM
16 23 (0.62%) Hudson
17 22 (0.60%) GCC
17 22 (0.60%) GDB
18 21 (0.57%) Jasmine
19 20 (0.54%) Ant
General
1 1119 (30.29%) Finance
2 299 (8.09%) Banking
3 157 (4.25%) Marketing
4 139 (3.76%) Retail
5 87 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 82 (2.22%) Advertising
7 65 (1.76%) Investment Banking
8 42 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 38 (1.03%) Legal
10 36 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 35 (0.95%) Front Office
12 33 (0.89%) Back Office
12 33 (0.89%) Games
13 30 (0.81%) Publishing
14 25 (0.68%) Billing
14 25 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (0.54%) Law
16 16 (0.43%) Electronics
17 13 (0.35%) General Ledger
18 8 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1334 (36.11%) DBA
2 924 (25.01%) Developer
3 760 (20.57%) SQL DBA
4 740 (20.03%) Administrator
5 362 (9.80%) SQL Server DBA
6 337 (9.12%) Oracle DBA
7 311 (8.42%) Architect
8 306 (8.28%) SQL Developer
9 222 (6.01%) Consultant
10 214 (5.79%) Analyst
11 176 (4.76%) Senior Developer
12 174 (4.71%) Senior DBA
13 135 (3.65%) Systems Administrator
14 113 (3.06%) Java Developer
15 111 (3.00%) Server Administrator
16 92 (2.49%) Senior SQL DBA
17 88 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
18 86 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 84 (2.27%) SQL Server Developer
20 82 (2.22%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 491 (13.29%) .NET
2 347 (9.39%) HTML
3 299 (8.09%) XML
4 275 (7.44%) Web Services
5 269 (7.28%) CSS
6 230 (6.23%) ASP.NET
7 215 (5.82%) jQuery
8 185 (5.01%) Middleware
9 121 (3.28%) Spring
10 113 (3.06%) J2EE
11 108 (2.92%) HTML5
12 97 (2.63%) .NET Framework
13 92 (2.49%) XSLT
13 92 (2.49%) LAMP
14 89 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 84 (2.27%) CSS3
16 79 (2.14%) MDX
17 73 (1.98%) Hibernate
18 72 (1.95%) JMS
19 68 (1.84%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 541 (14.65%) Replication
2 445 (12.05%) Clustering
3 387 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
4 123 (3.33%) Open Source
5 118 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 116 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 107 (2.90%) Management Information System
8 70 (1.89%) Statistics
9 56 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 55 (1.49%) Visualisation
11 49 (1.33%) Mainframe
11 49 (1.33%) Data Integration
12 45 (1.22%) Hedge funds
13 44 (1.19%) Client/Server
14 42 (1.14%) Mathematics
15 36 (0.97%) User Experience
16 32 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 31 (0.84%) N-Tier
18 28 (0.76%) DataPower
19 26 (0.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1004 (27.18%) Windows
2 972 (26.31%) Linux
3 563 (15.24%) UNIX
4 229 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 176 (4.76%) Solaris
6 148 (4.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 133 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 115 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 89 (2.41%) AIX
10 87 (2.36%) CentOS
11 43 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 39 (1.06%) Android
13 35 (0.95%) Ubuntu
14 32 (0.87%) Debian
15 31 (0.84%) HPUX
16 21 (0.57%) Windows 7
17 18 (0.49%) Windows XP
18 17 (0.46%) SUSE
19 16 (0.43%) Windows Phone
20 14 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 743 (20.11%) Business Intelligence
2 718 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 472 (12.78%) ETL
4 375 (10.15%) ITIL
5 352 (9.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 311 (8.42%) Capacity Planning
7 282 (7.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 277 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 230 (6.23%) Migration
10 228 (6.17%) Mentoring
11 219 (5.93%) Configuration Management
12 210 (5.68%) E-Commerce
13 202 (5.47%) Database Tuning
14 199 (5.39%) MVC
15 196 (5.31%) TDD
16 194 (5.25%) Continuous Integration
17 185 (5.01%) Load Balancing
18 170 (4.60%) Scrum
19 152 (4.11%) High Availability
20 144 (3.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2304 (62.37%) SQL
2 986 (26.69%) T-SQL
3 614 (16.62%) Java
4 410 (11.10%) C#
5 385 (10.42%) JavaScript
6 333 (9.01%) PL/SQL
7 323 (8.74%) Shell Script
8 243 (6.58%) Python
9 221 (5.98%) Perl
10 172 (4.66%) Bash Shell
11 155 (4.20%) PowerShell
12 150 (4.06%) Ruby
13 136 (3.68%) PHP
14 96 (2.60%) C
15 85 (2.30%) VBA
16 74 (2.00%) VB.NET
17 68 (1.84%) C++
18 49 (1.33%) VB
19 42 (1.14%) ABAP
20 39 (1.06%) Korn
Qualifications
1 340 (9.20%) Degree
2 220 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 151 (4.09%) Security Cleared
4 111 (3.00%) MCITP
5 100 (2.71%) SC Cleared
6 84 (2.27%) MCTS
7 73 (1.98%) Oracle Certification
8 60 (1.62%) MCSE
9 57 (1.54%) OCP
10 42 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
11 37 (1.00%) DV Cleared
12 36 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 32 (0.87%) CCNA
14 29 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
15 27 (0.73%) MCDBA
16 23 (0.62%) CCNP
16 23 (0.62%) RHCE
17 16 (0.43%) MCSA
18 14 (0.38%) PhD
19 13 (0.35%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (3.74%) QA
2 98 (2.65%) SLA
3 33 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.14%) WCAG
8 5 (0.14%) WAI
9 2 (0.054%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.054%) COBIT
10 1 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.027%) TickIT
10 1 (0.027%) GAAP
System Software
1 320 (8.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 311 (8.42%) Oracle RAC
3 254 (6.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 200 (5.41%) Active Directory
5 106 (2.87%) NFS
6 100 (2.71%) Hyper-V
7 88 (2.38%) vSphere
8 69 (1.87%) SRDF
9 61 (1.65%) VMware ESX
10 56 (1.52%) Xen
10 56 (1.52%) KVM
11 44 (1.19%) UAG
12 35 (0.95%) Firmware
13 34 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
14 33 (0.89%) HDFS
15 32 (0.87%) Apache Flume
16 31 (0.84%) ISA Server
17 28 (0.76%) Snort
17 28 (0.76%) XenServer
18 24 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 263 (7.12%) Data Guard
2 136 (3.68%) Puppet
3 131 (3.55%) Nagios
4 115 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 69 (1.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 53 (1.43%) SCOM
7 46 (1.25%) Foglight
8 42 (1.14%) NetBackup
9 41 (1.11%) SCCM
10 40 (1.08%) Cacti
11 35 (0.95%) SELinux
12 34 (0.92%) WSUS
12 34 (0.92%) Opsview
13 30 (0.81%) Ansible
14 24 (0.65%) HAProxy
15 22 (0.60%) Tivoli
16 21 (0.57%) Icinga
17 18 (0.49%) Vagrant
18 14 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
19 13 (0.35%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 1195 (32.35%) Oracle
2 879 (23.80%) Microsoft
3 426 (11.53%) VMware
4 230 (6.23%) Red Hat
5 219 (5.93%) Cisco
6 207 (5.60%) IBM
7 166 (4.49%) HP
8 155 (4.20%) SAP
9 153 (4.14%) NetApp
10 137 (3.71%) EMC
11 123 (3.33%) Sybase
12 103 (2.79%) Business Objects
13 102 (2.76%) Cognos
14 101 (2.73%) Hyperion
15 85 (2.30%) Intel
16 84 (2.27%) Informatica
17 79 (2.14%) Citrix
18 59 (1.60%) Tableau
18 59 (1.60%) Red Gate
19 56 (1.52%) Google
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bens pens, health, shares
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: DEPENDANT ON EXPERIENCE
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Isle of Man
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum (experience dependent) + bonus + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + incl shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Kainos
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: 25-30k (Dependent on experience) + Benefits + Overtime (if required)
Posted: 2 days ago