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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Tuning
Rank 162 145 151
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 2026 2083 2032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.78% 1.98% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.51% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1714 1746
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
91395 83053 90383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.92% 76.78%
Number of salaries quoted 74157 68986 77349
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 23 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 23 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 +1 979 £57,500 +9.52% 37
South East +5 362 £45,000 - 17
East of England -27 200 £42,500 -0.58% 9
Yorkshire -39 140 £40,000 +3.55% 6
North West -16 136 £38,500 -14.44% 6
South West -17 80 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands -45 61 £43,200 +8.00% 3
West Midlands -16 53 £42,500 +6.25% 4
North East -21 14 £37,000 -7.50% 2
Midlands - 8 £55,000 -
Performance Tuning
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Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 2666 (68.91%) SQL
2 2149 (55.54%) SQL Server
3 1290 (33.34%) Oracle
4 1251 (32.33%) T-SQL
5 1221 (31.56%) Finance
6 1117 (28.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1078 (27.86%) Windows
8 996 (25.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 986 (25.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 923 (23.86%) Linux
11 849 (21.94%) Microsoft
12 793 (20.50%) Oracle Database
13 781 (20.19%) Business Intelligence
14 769 (19.88%) UNIX
15 683 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 658 (17.01%) Data Warehouse
17 642 (16.59%) .NET
18 637 (16.46%) Java
19 619 (16.00%) Replication
20 564 (14.58%) MS Excel
21 537 (13.88%) SQL Server 2005
22 536 (13.85%) Relational Database
23 506 (13.08%) Oracle Database 11g
24 490 (12.66%) Clustering
25 489 (12.64%) ETL
26 478 (12.35%) PL/SQL
27 452 (11.68%) C#
28 411 (10.62%) Degree
29 401 (10.36%) Data Modelling
30 393 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 214 (5.53%) IIS
2 211 (5.45%) WebLogic
3 195 (5.04%) Apache
4 128 (3.31%) Tomcat
5 118 (3.05%) SharePoint
6 106 (2.74%) WebSphere
7 66 (1.71%) MS Exchange
8 57 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
9 49 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
10 42 (1.09%) SAS
10 42 (1.09%) CMS
11 41 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
12 35 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
13 32 (0.83%) WordPress
14 31 (0.80%) TIBCO EMS
15 29 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 27 (0.70%) NServiceBus
17 20 (0.52%) nginx
17 20 (0.52%) MQSeries
18 19 (0.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 564 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 30 (0.78%) MS Office
3 19 (0.49%) SPSS
4 17 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.31%) PowerPivot
7 11 (0.28%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.21%) FastStats
9 3 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.078%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 107 (2.77%) Oracle EBS
2 86 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 57 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 43 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
5 22 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
5 22 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
6 19 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
7 18 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
8 15 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
8 15 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
8 15 (0.39%) Magento
9 14 (0.36%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 13 (0.34%) Advent Moxy
10 13 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
11 10 (0.26%) SunGard AvantGard
11 10 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
11 10 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 9 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 8 (0.21%) Oracle Payroll
13 8 (0.21%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 88 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
4 64 (1.65%) SaaS
5 28 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
7 15 (0.39%) 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 (0.052%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.052%) Route 53
12 2 (0.052%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.052%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.026%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 252 (6.51%) SAN
2 214 (5.53%) TCP/IP
3 169 (4.37%) Firewall
4 166 (4.29%) DNS
5 129 (3.33%) HTTP
6 117 (3.02%) Internet
7 101 (2.61%) LDAP
8 80 (2.07%) LAN
9 77 (1.99%) NAS
10 66 (1.71%) WAN
11 51 (1.32%) VPN
12 46 (1.19%) DHCP
13 44 (1.14%) Multicast
14 38 (0.98%) SSH
15 35 (0.90%) SSL
16 28 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
17 25 (0.65%) FCoE
18 21 (0.54%) Intranet
19 19 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
20 18 (0.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2149 (55.54%) SQL Server
2 1117 (28.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 996 (25.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 986 (25.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 793 (20.50%) Oracle Database
6 683 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 658 (17.01%) Data Warehouse
8 537 (13.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 536 (13.85%) Relational Database
10 506 (13.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 393 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 352 (9.10%) Oracle Database 10g
13 321 (8.30%) RDBMS
14 278 (7.19%) MySQL
15 238 (6.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 188 (4.86%) OLTP
17 157 (4.06%) SQL Server 2000
18 143 (3.70%) OLAP
19 121 (3.13%) Big Data
20 120 (3.10%) DTS
Development Applications
1 105 (2.71%) Subversion
2 103 (2.66%) Git (software)
3 94 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 86 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
5 85 (2.20%) Maven
6 83 (2.15%) Visual Studio
7 66 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 63 (1.63%) Toad
9 51 (1.32%) JUnit
9 51 (1.32%) Jenkins
10 47 (1.21%) Eclipse
11 40 (1.03%) TeamCity
12 37 (0.96%) Ant
13 32 (0.83%) ReSharper
14 31 (0.80%) NCrunch
15 30 (0.78%) Jasmine
16 27 (0.70%) PhoneGap
16 27 (0.70%) NUnit
17 23 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
18 21 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 1221 (31.56%) Finance
2 276 (7.13%) Banking
3 171 (4.42%) Retail
4 144 (3.72%) Marketing
5 108 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 98 (2.53%) Investment Banking
7 84 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 76 (1.96%) Games
9 74 (1.91%) Legal
10 51 (1.32%) Advertising
11 48 (1.24%) Law
12 44 (1.14%) Publishing
13 39 (1.01%) Back Office
14 28 (0.72%) Front Office
14 28 (0.72%) Manufacturing
15 27 (0.70%) Billing
16 21 (0.54%) Music Industry
17 13 (0.34%) Automotive
17 13 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1411 (36.47%) DBA
2 1111 (28.72%) Developer
3 862 (22.28%) SQL DBA
4 765 (19.77%) Administrator
5 469 (12.12%) SQL Server DBA
6 403 (10.42%) SQL Developer
7 377 (9.74%) Oracle DBA
8 272 (7.03%) Architect
9 254 (6.57%) Consultant
10 203 (5.25%) SQL Server Developer
11 198 (5.12%) Analyst
12 179 (4.63%) Senior Developer
13 169 (4.37%) Senior DBA
14 153 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 140 (3.62%) Java Developer
16 135 (3.49%) Systems Administrator
17 126 (3.26%) Server Administrator
18 109 (2.82%) Senior SQL DBA
19 108 (2.79%) .NET Developer
20 91 (2.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 642 (16.59%) .NET
2 348 (8.99%) XML
3 319 (8.25%) HTML
4 312 (8.06%) Web Services
5 283 (7.31%) Middleware
6 221 (5.71%) ASP.NET
7 214 (5.53%) jQuery
8 204 (5.27%) CSS
9 174 (4.50%) .NET Framework
10 173 (4.47%) J2EE
11 129 (3.33%) Spring
12 113 (2.92%) Hibernate
13 111 (2.87%) XSLT
14 94 (2.43%) HTML5
15 83 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 83 (2.15%) MDX
16 81 (2.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 80 (2.07%) WCF
18 62 (1.60%) JMS
18 62 (1.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 619 (16.00%) Replication
2 490 (12.66%) Clustering
3 147 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 145 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 132 (3.41%) Open Source
6 83 (2.15%) Management Information System
7 75 (1.94%) Statistics
8 65 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 59 (1.52%) Visualisation
10 44 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 41 (1.06%) Firmware
12 40 (1.03%) Data Integration
13 39 (1.01%) Derivative
14 38 (0.98%) LPAR
14 38 (0.98%) DLPAR
15 37 (0.96%) Hedge funds
16 36 (0.93%) N-Tier
17 34 (0.88%) Mathematics
18 32 (0.83%) NHS
18 32 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1078 (27.86%) Windows
2 923 (23.86%) Linux
3 769 (19.88%) UNIX
4 232 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 227 (5.87%) Solaris
6 225 (5.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 166 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 159 (4.11%) AIX
9 68 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 65 (1.68%) Apple iOS
11 62 (1.60%) Android
12 49 (1.27%) Ubuntu
13 46 (1.19%) CentOS
14 40 (1.03%) HPUX
14 40 (1.03%) Windows XP
15 39 (1.01%) SUSE
16 34 (0.88%) Windows 7
17 30 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
17 30 (0.78%) Debian
18 27 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 781 (20.19%) Business Intelligence
2 489 (12.64%) ETL
3 401 (10.36%) Data Modelling
4 367 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
5 364 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 332 (8.58%) ITIL
7 328 (8.48%) Capacity Planning
8 242 (6.25%) Migration
9 235 (6.07%) Performance Monitoring
10 225 (5.82%) SOA
10 225 (5.82%) Database Tuning
11 206 (5.32%) Configuration Management
12 194 (5.01%) Project Management
13 185 (4.78%) OO
14 178 (4.60%) CRM
14 178 (4.60%) High Availability
15 166 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
16 165 (4.26%) E-Commerce
16 165 (4.26%) TDD
16 165 (4.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2666 (68.91%) SQL
2 1251 (32.33%) T-SQL
3 637 (16.46%) Java
4 478 (12.35%) PL/SQL
5 452 (11.68%) C#
6 356 (9.20%) Shell Script
7 312 (8.06%) Perl
8 284 (7.34%) JavaScript
9 193 (4.99%) Python
10 191 (4.94%) Bash Shell
11 158 (4.08%) PowerShell
12 100 (2.58%) Korn
13 92 (2.38%) VB.NET
14 86 (2.22%) VB
15 81 (2.09%) PHP
16 65 (1.68%) Ruby
17 53 (1.37%) C++
18 47 (1.21%) C
19 45 (1.16%) VBA
20 44 (1.14%) AWK
Qualifications
1 411 (10.62%) Degree
2 289 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 126 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 113 (2.92%) Oracle Certification
5 112 (2.89%) MCITP
6 108 (2.79%) MCSE
7 98 (2.53%) OCP
8 95 (2.46%) SC Cleared
9 90 (2.33%) MCTS
10 61 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
11 52 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
12 48 (1.24%) MCSA
13 47 (1.21%) CCNA
14 44 (1.14%) MCDBA
15 34 (0.88%) HND
16 31 (0.80%) CCNP
17 28 (0.72%) RHCE
18 26 (0.67%) MCSD
19 25 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 17 (0.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (4.14%) QA
2 109 (2.82%) SLA
3 60 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 25 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.57%) HL7
6 17 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 13 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.26%) WCAG
8 10 (0.26%) WAI
9 3 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.052%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.026%) GAAP
11 1 (0.026%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 308 (7.96%) Oracle RAC
2 300 (7.75%) Oracle RMAN
3 193 (4.99%) Active Directory
4 158 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 97 (2.51%) NFS
6 54 (1.40%) Hyper-V
7 42 (1.09%) VMware ESX
8 36 (0.93%) KVM
9 35 (0.90%) vSphere
10 34 (0.88%) XenApp
11 29 (0.75%) SRDF
12 22 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
13 21 (0.54%) Apache Flume
13 21 (0.54%) XenServer
14 19 (0.49%) LiteSpeed
15 18 (0.47%) Xen
15 18 (0.47%) ISA Server
16 17 (0.44%) Terminal Services
17 15 (0.39%) UAG
18 12 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 199 (5.14%) Data Guard
2 96 (2.48%) Puppet
3 95 (2.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 73 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 53 (1.37%) Nagios
6 37 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 33 (0.85%) Tivoli
7 33 (0.85%) NetBackup
8 31 (0.80%) SCOM
8 31 (0.80%) CFEngine
9 24 (0.62%) Oracle Statspack
10 22 (0.57%) SCCM
11 21 (0.54%) WSUS
11 21 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
12 20 (0.52%) HP SIM
12 20 (0.52%) Foglight
13 15 (0.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 14 (0.36%) Cacti
15 13 (0.34%) ZABBIX
16 11 (0.28%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 1290 (33.34%) Oracle
2 849 (21.94%) Microsoft
3 295 (7.62%) Red Hat
4 258 (6.67%) VMware
5 157 (4.06%) IBM
6 151 (3.90%) HP
7 139 (3.59%) JBoss
8 117 (3.02%) Sybase
9 115 (2.97%) Citrix
10 109 (2.82%) EMC
10 109 (2.82%) Cisco
11 104 (2.69%) NetApp
12 95 (2.46%) Cognos
13 94 (2.43%) Business Objects
14 87 (2.25%) TIBCO
15 85 (2.20%) SAP
16 84 (2.17%) Red Gate
17 68 (1.76%) Tableau
18 67 (1.73%) Sun
19 66 (1.71%) Hyperion
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50k - 78k per year + Excellent Financial Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum + Training + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
IT Talent Solutions Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Jumar
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £43000.00 - £55000.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: offer competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pivotal Software
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum Excellent package with pre IPO stoc
Posted: Yesterday