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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 223 184 172
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -12
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1440 1937 2001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.51% 1.77% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 2.02% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 1538 1534
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
84063 95842 96288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 69897 79175 77025
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 28 September 2016 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 28 September 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
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 -35 1345 £52,500 +0.47% 132
London -20 574 £60,000 - 38
South East -58 267 £52,500 +16.66% 27
North West +7 130 £50,000 +19.04% 18
City of London +18 127 £60,000 - 12
East Midlands +40 89 £42,481 -5.59% 5
Surrey +49 88 £50,000 - 8
Manchester -4 74 £52,500 +23.52% 10
Yorkshire -16 70 £42,500 -10.52% 12
West Yorkshire +20 68 £42,500 -15.00% 11
East of England -15 66 £52,500 +16.66% 10
South West -12 64 £45,000 +28.57% 13
Scotland +32 63 £50,000 +14.28% 5
West Midlands -13 60 £45,000 -3.22% 9
Berkshire -52 54 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Leeds +24 52 £42,500 -22.72% 11
Hampshire -46 39 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Hertfordshire +19 38 £55,000 +10.55% 7
Nottinghamshire +18 35 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Glasgow +3 34 £49,250 +9.44% 5
Edinburgh +34 29 £55,000 -30.81%
Leatherhead +25 29 £47,500 +50.79% 4
Nottingham +5 29 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Merseyside +2 28 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Oxfordshire -3 28 £41,500 -15.30% 5
Liverpool -4 28 £47,500 +9.82% 1
Buckinghamshire -21 23 £58,750 +38.23% 3
East Sussex -16 21 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Brighton -6 20 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Watford +17 18 £55,000 - 2

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 1981 (64.87%) SQL
2 1553 (50.85%) SQL Server
3 1040 (34.05%) Oracle
4 803 (26.29%) Finance
5 783 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 779 (25.51%) T-SQL
7 723 (23.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 692 (22.66%) Linux
9 619 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
10 601 (19.68%) Business Intelligence
11 585 (19.16%) Data Warehouse
12 570 (18.66%) Oracle Database
13 561 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 523 (17.13%) Windows
15 505 (16.54%) .NET
16 481 (15.75%) ETL
17 471 (15.42%) Java
18 458 (15.00%) Unix
19 436 (14.28%) C#
20 425 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
21 405 (13.26%) Web Services
22 396 (12.97%) PL/SQL
23 391 (12.80%) High Availability
24 377 (12.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 374 (12.25%) Replication
26 362 (11.85%) Relational Database
27 360 (11.79%) Degree
28 350 (11.46%) MS Excel
29 349 (11.43%) Clustering
30 309 (10.12%) SQL Server 2012

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
1 222 (7.27%) IIS
2 198 (6.48%) WebLogic
3 178 (5.83%) Apache
4 133 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 113 (3.70%) JBoss
6 88 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 71 (2.32%) WebSphere
8 68 (2.23%) Oracle Coherence
9 54 (1.77%) Apache Spark
10 49 (1.60%) MS Exchange
11 41 (1.34%) Confluence
12 39 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
13 35 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
14 33 (1.08%) Apache Pig
15 31 (1.02%) OpenStack
16 29 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 28 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 27 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
19 26 (0.85%) CloudStack
19 26 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 350 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 47 (1.54%) MS Office
3 10 (0.33%) SPSS
4 9 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.098%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.065%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.033%) HipChat
8 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 81 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
2 69 (2.26%) Oracle Applications
3 37 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 24 (0.79%) SAP BPC
6 23 (0.75%) Hyperion Planning
7 20 (0.65%) Markit EDM
8 17 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
9 11 (0.36%) HFM
9 11 (0.36%) SAP FI
10 10 (0.33%) Beauchamp
10 10 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 10 (0.33%) SimCorp Dimension
11 9 (0.29%) SAP CO
11 9 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
12 8 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
12 8 (0.26%) TIBCO iProcess
13 7 (0.23%) Oracle Utilities
14 6 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
15 5 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 216 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 169 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (2.39%) SaaS
4 48 (1.57%) Office 365
5 31 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
6 30 (0.98%) IaaS
7 25 (0.82%) Amazon S3
8 17 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 17 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
9 15 (0.49%) SoftLayer
10 14 (0.46%) PaaS
10 14 (0.46%) Sumo Logic
11 13 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
12 12 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 11 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.26%) Force.com
16 6 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 160 (5.24%) SAN
2 144 (4.72%) Firewall
3 143 (4.68%) DNS
4 101 (3.31%) TCP/IP
5 95 (3.11%) LAN
6 88 (2.88%) HTTP
7 84 (2.75%) WAN
8 82 (2.69%) Internet
8 82 (2.69%) Multicast
9 68 (2.23%) NAS
10 53 (1.74%) DHCP
11 48 (1.57%) Fibre Channel
12 42 (1.38%) LDAP
13 41 (1.34%) SSL
14 35 (1.15%) FCoE
14 35 (1.15%) VPN
15 32 (1.05%) Wireless
16 27 (0.88%) SSH
17 26 (0.85%) SNMP
18 23 (0.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1553 (50.85%) SQL Server
2 723 (23.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 585 (19.16%) Data Warehouse
4 570 (18.66%) Oracle Database
5 561 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 425 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 377 (12.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 362 (11.85%) Relational Database
9 309 (10.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 283 (9.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 269 (8.81%) MySQL
12 224 (7.33%) SQL Server 2014
13 212 (6.94%) Oracle Database 12c
14 210 (6.88%) RDBMS
15 153 (5.01%) NoSQL
16 145 (4.75%) OLTP
17 137 (4.49%) Hadoop
18 134 (4.39%) Oracle Reports
19 132 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
20 130 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 190 (6.22%) Git (software)
2 143 (4.68%) JIRA
3 126 (4.13%) Jenkins
4 111 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 108 (3.54%) Subversion
6 71 (2.32%) TeamCity
7 52 (1.70%) Visual Studio
8 43 (1.41%) JUnit
8 43 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 40 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
10 37 (1.21%) Vagrant
11 33 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
12 28 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
13 27 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 27 (0.88%) Maven
14 25 (0.82%) NUnit
15 22 (0.72%) Bitbucket
16 21 (0.69%) Eclipse
17 19 (0.62%) Grunt
18 17 (0.56%) Mockito
General
1 803 (26.29%) Finance
2 246 (8.06%) Banking
3 71 (2.32%) Marketing
4 61 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 59 (1.93%) Front Office
6 55 (1.80%) Retail
7 54 (1.77%) Legal
8 53 (1.74%) Investment Banking
9 41 (1.34%) Publishing
10 39 (1.28%) Games
11 36 (1.18%) Back Office
12 32 (1.05%) Advertising
13 23 (0.75%) Manufacturing
14 22 (0.72%) Law
15 20 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.33%) Electronics
16 10 (0.33%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.23%) Billing
18 6 (0.20%) Spanish Language
19 5 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1131 (37.03%) Developer
2 983 (32.19%) DBA
3 699 (22.89%) SQL DBA
4 549 (17.98%) Administrator
5 402 (13.16%) SQL Developer
6 301 (9.86%) SQL Server DBA
7 258 (8.45%) Senior Developer
8 250 (8.19%) Oracle DBA
9 180 (5.89%) Oracle Developer
10 178 (5.83%) Analyst
11 163 (5.34%) C# Developer
12 162 (5.30%) Java Developer
13 153 (5.01%) Architect
14 140 (4.58%) Senior DBA
15 134 (4.39%) .NET Developer
16 130 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 111 (3.63%) Systems Administrator
18 104 (3.41%) Senior SQL DBA
19 102 (3.34%) Senior SQL Developer
20 100 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 505 (16.54%) .NET
2 405 (13.26%) Web Services
3 245 (8.02%) XML
4 198 (6.48%) HTML
5 162 (5.30%) CSS
5 162 (5.30%) Middleware
6 144 (4.72%) ASP.NET
7 133 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 128 (4.19%) REST
9 111 (3.63%) JMS
10 109 (3.57%) AngularJS
11 107 (3.50%) jQuery
12 102 (3.34%) WCF
13 101 (3.31%) HTML5
14 86 (2.82%) MDX
15 78 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 75 (2.46%) Entity Framework
17 74 (2.42%) J2SE
18 73 (2.39%) SOAP
19 72 (2.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 374 (12.25%) Replication
2 349 (11.43%) Clustering
3 301 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
4 177 (5.80%) Computer Science
5 98 (3.21%) Mathematics
6 94 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
7 91 (2.98%) Statistics
8 71 (2.32%) Management Information System
9 69 (2.26%) Hedge funds
10 68 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 67 (2.19%) Derivative
12 65 (2.13%) Mobile App
13 62 (2.03%) Data Centre
14 60 (1.96%) User Experience
15 57 (1.87%) Equities
16 56 (1.83%) Data Integration
17 48 (1.57%) Client/Server
18 44 (1.44%) Fixed Income
19 42 (1.38%) Visualisation
20 39 (1.28%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 692 (22.66%) Linux
2 523 (17.13%) Windows
3 458 (15.00%) Unix
4 220 (7.20%) Windows Server
5 138 (4.52%) Solaris
6 112 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 105 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 98 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 69 (2.26%) AIX
10 49 (1.60%) Apple iOS
11 42 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 41 (1.34%) Android
13 31 (1.02%) CentOS
14 14 (0.46%) HPUX
14 14 (0.46%) Windows 7
15 13 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (0.33%) VMS
17 7 (0.23%) Windows 2000
18 6 (0.20%) SUSE
19 5 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
2 601 (19.68%) Business Intelligence
3 481 (15.75%) ETL
4 391 (12.80%) High Availability
5 281 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 247 (8.09%) Data Modelling
7 217 (7.11%) DevOps
8 214 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
9 211 (6.91%) Performance Monitoring
10 201 (6.58%) OO
11 193 (6.32%) Migration
12 192 (6.29%) Unit Testing
13 189 (6.19%) ITIL
14 182 (5.96%) Database Tuning
15 179 (5.86%) Capacity Planning
16 170 (5.57%) Analytics
17 166 (5.44%) Mentoring
18 161 (5.27%) TDD
19 159 (5.21%) Scrum
20 145 (4.75%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1981 (64.87%) SQL
2 779 (25.51%) T-SQL
3 471 (15.42%) Java
4 436 (14.28%) C#
5 396 (12.97%) PL/SQL
6 308 (10.09%) Shell Script
7 279 (9.14%) Python
8 246 (8.06%) JavaScript
9 187 (6.12%) PowerShell
10 128 (4.19%) Bash Shell
10 128 (4.19%) Perl
11 117 (3.83%) Ruby
12 62 (2.03%) PHP
13 55 (1.80%) C++
14 47 (1.54%) VB
15 46 (1.51%) VBA
16 40 (1.31%) C
17 34 (1.11%) VB.NET
18 33 (1.08%) R
19 31 (1.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 360 (11.79%) Degree
2 159 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 116 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 99 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 78 (2.55%) Oracle Certification
6 65 (2.13%) OCP
7 44 (1.44%) MCSE
8 35 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (1.11%) MCITP
10 33 (1.08%) MCSA
11 29 (0.95%) CCNA
12 28 (0.92%) CCNP
13 23 (0.75%) DV Cleared
14 21 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (0.62%) RHCSA
16 18 (0.59%) MCDBA
16 18 (0.59%) MCTS
17 16 (0.52%) RHCE
18 15 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 13 (0.43%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (3.14%) SLA
2 93 (3.05%) QA
3 56 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 51 (1.67%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.065%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.065%) MiFID
8 2 (0.065%) SEPA
9 1 (0.033%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 224 (7.33%) Oracle RAC
2 154 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 137 (4.49%) Active Directory
4 88 (2.88%) vSphere
5 54 (1.77%) Xen
6 49 (1.60%) VMware ESX
7 47 (1.54%) NFS
8 43 (1.41%) Hyper-V
9 40 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
10 38 (1.24%) Docker
11 36 (1.18%) SRDF
12 35 (1.15%) HDFS
13 32 (1.05%) Apache Flume
14 30 (0.98%) KVM
14 30 (0.98%) XenServer
15 27 (0.88%) XenApp
16 20 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
17 14 (0.46%) VirtualBox
18 13 (0.43%) iptables
19 11 (0.36%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 185 (6.06%) Data Guard
2 153 (5.01%) Oracle RMAN
3 138 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
4 137 (4.49%) Puppet
5 82 (2.69%) Ansible
6 59 (1.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 48 (1.57%) Nagios
8 47 (1.54%) Control-M
9 43 (1.41%) Salt
10 34 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
11 31 (1.02%) Terraform
12 30 (0.98%) Oozie
13 27 (0.88%) Cobbler
13 27 (0.88%) Perfmon
13 27 (0.88%) Tivoli
14 23 (0.75%) SCOM
15 19 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
15 19 (0.62%) Oracle ZFS
16 18 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
17 17 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1040 (34.05%) Oracle
2 783 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 273 (8.94%) VMware
4 153 (5.01%) Red Hat
5 132 (4.32%) Cisco
6 104 (3.41%) IBM
7 93 (3.05%) Sybase
8 88 (2.88%) Informatica
9 84 (2.75%) NetApp
10 80 (2.62%) SAP
11 71 (2.32%) TIBCO
12 70 (2.29%) HP
13 64 (2.10%) Tableau
14 62 (2.03%) EMC
15 46 (1.51%) RedGate
16 45 (1.47%) Cognos
17 38 (1.24%) Citrix
18 36 (1.18%) Intel
19 34 (1.11%) Atlassian
19 34 (1.11%) Cloudera
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 minutes ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £43,000 to £50,000 per annum £43k - £50k plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 45K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warwickshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Profit Share Scheme + Pension + Gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Skilliantech Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago