The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
UK
Rank 237 200 182
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -18
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1143 1708 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.38% 1.70% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.94% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1292 1516
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,450 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73152 88032 90205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.70% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 60235 73164 74344
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend

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

Performance Tuning Salary Trend in the UK

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Performance Tuning Salary Histogram in the UK

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -37 1065 £52,500 +3.96% 129
London -53 432 £65,000 +10.16% 49
South East -2 266 £49,250 +3.68% 20
North West -13 90 £41,500 -7.77% 10
Surrey +74 87 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire +11 67 £44,500 +4.70% 10
City of London -13 60 £62,500 +4.16% 17
East Midlands +33 59 £42,500 -19.04% 6
West Yorkshire +43 58 £44,000 -2.22% 8
East of England -13 58 £51,250 +7.89% 9
Manchester -11 57 £45,000 - 5
West Midlands -36 49 £43,750 -2.77% 14
Leeds +40 46 £44,000 -2.22% 8
South West -13 41 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Berkshire -52 35 £54,500 +3.80% 3
Nottingham +12 32 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Nottinghamshire +7 32 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Oxfordshire +19 31 £53,500 +7.00% 4
Leatherhead - 30 £43,750 -
Kent +33 29 £50,000 +25.00% 3
East Sussex +22 29 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Brighton +35 28 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 24 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Scotland +16 22 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Hertfordshire +1 21 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Woking +27 20 £50,000 +11.11%
Coventry +21 19 £50,500 +18.82% 4
Essex +5 19 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Hampshire -35 17 £51,250 +13.88% 2
Merseyside -7 16 £40,000 -20.00% 1

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 1695 (67.08%) SQL
2 1339 (52.99%) SQL Server
3 823 (32.57%) Oracle
4 713 (28.22%) Microsoft
5 699 (27.66%) T-SQL
6 657 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 617 (24.42%) Linux
8 606 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
9 566 (22.40%) Finance
10 557 (22.04%) Windows
11 523 (20.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 474 (18.76%) .NET
13 438 (17.33%) Data Warehouse
14 435 (17.21%) Unix
15 421 (16.66%) Oracle Database
16 416 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
17 408 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
18 392 (15.51%) C#
19 350 (13.85%) Java
19 350 (13.85%) Replication
20 348 (13.77%) Web Services
21 341 (13.49%) ETL
22 336 (13.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 333 (13.18%) High Availability
24 305 (12.07%) Clustering
25 297 (11.75%) PL/SQL
26 283 (11.20%) SQL Server 2012
27 277 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
27 277 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
28 273 (10.80%) MS Excel

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 251 (9.93%) IIS
2 186 (7.36%) Apache
3 185 (7.32%) WebLogic
4 171 (6.77%) Tomcat
5 132 (5.22%) JBoss
6 89 (3.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 89 (3.52%) WebSphere
7 86 (3.40%) SharePoint
8 61 (2.41%) Oracle Coherence
9 52 (2.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 46 (1.82%) CMS
11 39 (1.54%) NServiceBus
12 38 (1.50%) MS Exchange
13 37 (1.46%) OpenStack
14 35 (1.39%) Umbraco
15 34 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
15 34 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
16 24 (0.95%) Apache Spark
16 24 (0.95%) CloudStack
17 23 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 273 (10.80%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.15%) MS Office
3 9 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.20%) SPSS
5 2 (0.079%) HipChat
5 2 (0.079%) Simulink
5 2 (0.079%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.040%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 50 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (1.74%) Oracle Applications
3 28 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (1.11%) RMDS
4 21 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.55%) Markit EDM
6 12 (0.47%) SAP BPC
7 10 (0.40%) RiskWrite
8 8 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
9 7 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
9 7 (0.28%) TIBCO iProcess
10 6 (0.24%) FastStats
10 6 (0.24%) Oracle Utilities
10 6 (0.24%) Sage 1000
11 5 (0.20%) ION MarketView
11 5 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
12 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.16%) Sage X3
13 3 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 261 (10.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 198 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (3.05%) SaaS
4 45 (1.78%) IaaS
5 41 (1.62%) Office 365
6 23 (0.91%) PaaS
7 17 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (0.36%) GitHub
11 8 (0.32%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.28%) Force.com
13 6 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
14 5 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
14 5 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 3 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 145 (5.74%) SAN
2 112 (4.43%) Firewall
3 96 (3.80%) DNS
4 93 (3.68%) NAS
5 88 (3.48%) TCP/IP
6 86 (3.40%) LAN
7 84 (3.32%) WAN
8 75 (2.97%) HTTP
9 67 (2.65%) Internet
10 65 (2.57%) Multicast
11 58 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
12 56 (2.22%) FCoE
13 55 (2.18%) LDAP
14 51 (2.02%) iSCSI
15 46 (1.82%) SSL
16 45 (1.78%) DHCP
17 32 (1.27%) SMTP
18 24 (0.95%) IMAP
18 24 (0.95%) POP3
19 23 (0.91%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1339 (52.99%) SQL Server
2 657 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 523 (20.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 438 (17.33%) Data Warehouse
5 421 (16.66%) Oracle Database
6 416 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 336 (13.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 283 (11.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 261 (10.33%) Relational Database
10 227 (8.98%) SQL Server 2014
11 220 (8.71%) Oracle Database 11g
12 202 (7.99%) MySQL
13 175 (6.93%) RDBMS
14 169 (6.69%) Oracle Database 12c
15 164 (6.49%) NoSQL
16 136 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
17 134 (5.30%) OLTP
18 119 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 119 (4.71%) MongoDB
19 113 (4.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 143 (5.66%) JIRA
2 136 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 112 (4.43%) Jenkins
4 111 (4.39%) Git (software)
5 106 (4.19%) Subversion
6 90 (3.56%) TeamCity
7 81 (3.21%) Visual Studio
8 54 (2.14%) Talend Open Studio
9 45 (1.78%) Selenium
10 34 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 33 (1.31%) JSUnit
12 30 (1.19%) Grunt
13 25 (0.99%) JUnit
14 24 (0.95%) Toad
15 22 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
16 21 (0.83%) Maven
17 20 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 19 (0.75%) MSBuild
18 19 (0.75%) Travis CI
19 17 (0.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 566 (22.40%) Finance
2 148 (5.86%) Banking
3 62 (2.45%) Advertising
4 57 (2.26%) Marketing
5 49 (1.94%) Investment Banking
6 46 (1.82%) Retail
7 37 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 32 (1.27%) Front Office
9 26 (1.03%) Legal
10 23 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 23 (0.91%) Games
11 21 (0.83%) Back Office
11 21 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 17 (0.67%) Multimedia
13 15 (0.59%) Publishing
14 11 (0.44%) Law
15 8 (0.32%) Music Industry
16 7 (0.28%) Automotive
17 5 (0.20%) Billing
17 5 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 893 (35.34%) DBA
2 850 (33.64%) Developer
3 631 (24.97%) SQL DBA
4 442 (17.49%) Administrator
5 296 (11.71%) SQL Developer
6 293 (11.59%) SQL Server DBA
7 200 (7.91%) Senior Developer
8 191 (7.56%) Oracle DBA
9 188 (7.44%) .NET Developer
10 174 (6.89%) C# Developer
11 145 (5.74%) Senior DBA
12 135 (5.34%) Architect
13 129 (5.10%) Analyst
13 129 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
14 112 (4.43%) Java Developer
15 110 (4.35%) Senior SQL DBA
16 95 (3.76%) Oracle Developer
17 81 (3.21%) Senior .NET Developer
18 80 (3.17%) Database Developer
19 79 (3.13%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 474 (18.76%) .NET
2 348 (13.77%) Web Services
3 192 (7.60%) XML
4 187 (7.40%) Middleware
5 183 (7.24%) .NET Framework
6 170 (6.73%) HTML
7 163 (6.45%) ASP.NET
7 163 (6.45%) REST
8 143 (5.66%) AngularJS
9 136 (5.38%) Entity Framework
10 132 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 125 (4.95%) CSS
12 121 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 117 (4.63%) WCF
14 96 (3.80%) SOAP
15 86 (3.40%) HTML5
16 65 (2.57%) JMS
17 58 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 54 (2.14%) Oracle Fusion
19 51 (2.02%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 350 (13.85%) Replication
2 305 (12.07%) Clustering
3 277 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
4 132 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 99 (3.92%) Statistics
6 93 (3.68%) Data Centre
7 81 (3.21%) User Experience
8 80 (3.17%) Mobile App
9 76 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
10 67 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 65 (2.57%) Blog
12 61 (2.41%) Data Integration
13 57 (2.26%) Management Information System
14 47 (1.86%) Mathematics
15 43 (1.70%) Equities
16 40 (1.58%) Fintech
17 38 (1.50%) iPad
18 34 (1.35%) Derivative
19 31 (1.23%) Fixed Income
20 26 (1.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 617 (24.42%) Linux
2 557 (22.04%) Windows
3 435 (17.21%) Unix
4 272 (10.76%) Windows Server
5 138 (5.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 120 (4.75%) Solaris
7 112 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 92 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (1.11%) CentOS
10 26 (1.03%) Android
11 23 (0.91%) Apple iOS
12 22 (0.87%) AIX
13 18 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.32%) HPUX
14 8 (0.32%) SUSE
15 4 (0.16%) VMS
15 4 (0.16%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.16%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 606 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
2 408 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
3 341 (13.49%) ETL
4 333 (13.18%) High Availability
5 277 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 232 (9.18%) ITIL
7 208 (8.23%) Data Modelling
8 206 (8.15%) DevOps
9 191 (7.56%) TDD
10 186 (7.36%) Migration
11 184 (7.28%) Performance Monitoring
12 178 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
13 159 (6.29%) Capacity Planning
13 159 (6.29%) SOA
14 155 (6.13%) MVC
14 155 (6.13%) Unit Testing
15 152 (6.02%) Scrum
16 140 (5.54%) Configuration Management
17 109 (4.31%) Capacity Management
18 108 (4.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1695 (67.08%) SQL
2 699 (27.66%) T-SQL
3 392 (15.51%) C#
4 350 (13.85%) Java
5 297 (11.75%) PL/SQL
6 227 (8.98%) Shell Script
7 199 (7.87%) PowerShell
8 187 (7.40%) JavaScript
9 158 (6.25%) Perl
10 151 (5.98%) Python
11 97 (3.84%) Bash Shell
12 68 (2.69%) Ruby
13 48 (1.90%) PHP
14 44 (1.74%) C++
15 41 (1.62%) VB.NET
16 32 (1.27%) TypeScript
17 29 (1.15%) C
18 25 (0.99%) VB
18 25 (0.99%) VBA
19 16 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 256 (10.13%) Degree
2 167 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 96 (3.80%) Security Cleared
4 87 (3.44%) Oracle Certification
5 83 (3.28%) OCP
6 60 (2.37%) MCSA
7 51 (2.02%) SC Cleared
8 41 (1.62%) MCSE
9 30 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (1.11%) MCITP
11 25 (0.99%) CCNA
12 24 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 18 (0.71%) MCTS
14 14 (0.55%) CCNP
14 14 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (0.51%) OCA
16 11 (0.44%) MCP
16 11 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 9 (0.36%) MCDBA
18 7 (0.28%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.72%) SLA
2 93 (3.68%) QA
3 59 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 41 (1.62%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.16%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.079%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.040%) Basel III
9 1 (0.040%) MiFID
System Software
1 185 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
2 154 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (4.63%) Active Directory
4 76 (3.01%) Xen
5 74 (2.93%) NFS
6 72 (2.85%) Hyper-V
7 64 (2.53%) Docker
8 56 (2.22%) KVM
8 56 (2.22%) SRDF
8 56 (2.22%) vSphere
9 25 (0.99%) XenServer
10 21 (0.83%) Firmware
10 21 (0.83%) iptables
10 21 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
10 21 (0.83%) VMware ESX
11 20 (0.79%) Samba
12 17 (0.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 16 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
14 14 (0.55%) ISA Server
14 14 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 159 (6.29%) Puppet
2 147 (5.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 133 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 132 (5.22%) Data Guard
5 89 (3.52%) Ansible
6 65 (2.57%) Nagios
7 57 (2.26%) Red Hat Satellite
8 49 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 44 (1.74%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 34 (1.35%) Tivoli
11 29 (1.15%) Cobbler
12 28 (1.11%) NetBackup
12 28 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Management
12 28 (1.11%) Perfmon
12 28 (1.11%) Terraform
13 27 (1.07%) CFEngine
14 26 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
15 24 (0.95%) Cacti
15 24 (0.95%) SCCM
16 18 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 823 (32.57%) Oracle
2 713 (28.22%) Microsoft
3 241 (9.54%) VMware
4 174 (6.89%) Red Hat
5 135 (5.34%) NetApp
6 123 (4.87%) IBM
7 105 (4.16%) Cisco
8 95 (3.76%) HP
9 89 (3.52%) Sybase
10 72 (2.85%) Intel
11 70 (2.77%) EMC
12 59 (2.33%) TIBCO
13 54 (2.14%) Talend
14 51 (2.02%) PayPal
15 50 (1.98%) Informatica
16 42 (1.66%) SAP
17 41 (1.62%) RedGate
18 31 (1.23%) Cognos
18 31 (1.23%) Dell
18 31 (1.23%) New Relic
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + 6% Salary bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Modis International
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Modis International
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £54,000 to £60,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago