The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 204 192 164
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -28
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1667 1806 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.64% 1.70% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.99% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1478 1532
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%

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
88003 90746 87556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.78% 85.19% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 73114 74566 69747
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Performance Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
England -19 1579 £51,000 +2.00% 175
London -27 730 £57,500 -4.16% 70
South East +21 363 £47,500 +11.76% 26
Berkshire +51 125 £55,000 -8.33% 5
City of London +26 121 £60,000 +9.09% 14
West Midlands +28 101 £43,250 +8.12% 14
Yorkshire -33 95 £42,500 -2.29% 24
North West -6 90 £45,000 +12.50% 20
East of England -11 77 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Hampshire +5 73 £45,000 +15.38% 7
South West -20 69 £38,750 -3.12% 8
Surrey -9 51 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Manchester +8 47 £45,000 +12.50% 14
West Yorkshire -38 46 £45,000 - 9
Warwickshire +23 43 £52,500 +26.50% 3
Warwick +12 42 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East Midlands -4 38 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Oxfordshire +14 37 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 33 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Leeds -26 31 £45,000 - 7
Essex +7 28 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South Yorkshire +22 26 £45,000 +3.44% 7
Scotland -33 26 £45,000 -2.70% 11
Cheshire +6 25 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Sheffield +27 24 £43,250 -0.57% 4
Milton Keynes -6 22 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Basingstoke +25 21 £45,000 - 1
Wales +18 21 £40,000 - 3
Oxford +13 21 £48,750 -11.36%
Hertfordshire -10 21 £50,000 -3.61% 1

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 2223 (61.65%) SQL
2 1788 (49.58%) SQL Server
3 1245 (34.53%) Oracle
4 984 (27.29%) Finance
5 949 (26.32%) T-SQL
6 829 (22.99%) Linux
7 822 (22.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 815 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
9 801 (22.21%) Business Intelligence
10 784 (21.74%) Windows
11 773 (21.44%) Oracle Database
12 696 (19.30%) Microsoft
13 692 (19.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 665 (18.44%) Java
15 614 (17.03%) Replication
16 575 (15.95%) High Availability
17 565 (15.67%) Unix
18 560 (15.53%) SQL Server 2008
19 542 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
20 540 (14.98%) Clustering
21 536 (14.86%) ETL
22 528 (14.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 511 (14.17%) PL/SQL
24 510 (14.14%) .NET
25 498 (13.81%) SQL Server 2012
26 489 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
27 487 (13.51%) Relational Database
28 462 (12.81%) MS Excel
29 386 (10.70%) Degree
30 379 (10.51%) Shell Script

Performance Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 273 (7.57%) Apache
2 243 (6.74%) WebLogic
3 162 (4.49%) Tomcat
4 110 (3.05%) IIS
5 97 (2.69%) SharePoint
6 92 (2.55%) JBoss
7 82 (2.27%) Node.js
8 70 (1.94%) WebSphere
9 60 (1.66%) MS Exchange
10 50 (1.39%) CMS
11 49 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
12 45 (1.25%) Apache Pig
13 44 (1.22%) nginx
14 43 (1.19%) OpenStack
15 40 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
16 39 (1.08%) Apache Spark
17 37 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
18 34 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
18 34 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
19 30 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 462 (12.81%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.08%) MS Office
3 10 (0.28%) SPSS
4 8 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.083%) HipChat
6 2 (0.055%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.028%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.028%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.028%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 135 (3.74%) Oracle EBS
2 96 (2.66%) Oracle Applications
3 59 (1.64%) Hyperion Planning
4 46 (1.28%) HFM
5 45 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 35 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
7 33 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
8 30 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
9 26 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 22 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
11 19 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
12 17 (0.47%) Magento
12 17 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
12 17 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
12 17 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
13 16 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
14 14 (0.39%) RMDS
14 14 (0.39%) SAP ERP
15 13 (0.36%) Oracle TCA
16 12 (0.33%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 200 (5.55%) Amazon AWS
2 114 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (1.55%) SaaS
4 41 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 27 (0.75%) Office 365
6 27 (0.75%) PaaS
7 26 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 23 (0.64%) Amazon S3
9 18 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 18 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (0.42%) GitHub
11 14 (0.39%) Google Analytics
12 13 (0.36%) Google Apps
13 12 (0.33%) IaaS
14 9 (0.25%) CloudFront
15 8 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
17 3 (0.083%) Bluemix
17 3 (0.083%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 179 (4.96%) SAN
2 143 (3.97%) Firewall
3 140 (3.88%) Internet
4 119 (3.30%) DNS
5 87 (2.41%) TCP/IP
6 71 (1.97%) WAN
7 68 (1.89%) VPN
8 67 (1.86%) NAS
9 62 (1.72%) LAN
10 55 (1.53%) HTTP
11 53 (1.47%) LDAP
12 48 (1.33%) iSCSI
13 47 (1.30%) SSL
14 46 (1.28%) DHCP
15 42 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
16 37 (1.03%) Multicast
17 35 (0.97%) FCoE
18 26 (0.72%) FTP
19 25 (0.69%) SNMP
20 19 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1788 (49.58%) SQL Server
2 822 (22.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 773 (21.44%) Oracle Database
4 692 (19.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 560 (15.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 542 (15.03%) Data Warehouse
7 528 (14.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 498 (13.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 489 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 487 (13.51%) Relational Database
11 317 (8.79%) Oracle Database 12c
12 301 (8.35%) MySQL
13 300 (8.32%) SQL Server 2014
14 286 (7.93%) RDBMS
15 211 (5.85%) SQL Server 2005
16 189 (5.24%) Oracle Database 10g
17 170 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 162 (4.49%) Big Data
19 146 (4.05%) Hadoop
20 138 (3.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 175 (4.85%) Git (software)
2 129 (3.58%) Jenkins
3 109 (3.02%) Subversion
4 97 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 72 (2.00%) Eclipse
6 69 (1.91%) Visual Studio
7 63 (1.75%) TeamCity
8 62 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
9 56 (1.55%) Toad
10 54 (1.50%) Maven
11 52 (1.44%) JIRA
12 37 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 33 (0.92%) Vagrant
14 30 (0.83%) Jasmine
15 29 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
16 28 (0.78%) Hudson
17 27 (0.75%) JUnit
18 21 (0.58%) Mercurial
19 20 (0.55%) NUnit
19 20 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 984 (27.29%) Finance
2 326 (9.04%) Banking
3 175 (4.85%) Retail
4 125 (3.47%) Marketing
4 125 (3.47%) Telecoms
5 113 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 92 (2.55%) Games
7 78 (2.16%) Front Office
8 70 (1.94%) Back Office
9 58 (1.61%) Brand Awareness
10 56 (1.55%) Advertising
11 49 (1.36%) Manufacturing
12 39 (1.08%) Publishing
13 36 (1.00%) Legal
14 31 (0.86%) Electronics
15 22 (0.61%) Law
16 18 (0.50%) Billing
16 18 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.33%) Automotive
17 12 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1324 (36.72%) DBA
2 1060 (29.40%) Developer
3 859 (23.82%) SQL DBA
4 732 (20.30%) Administrator
5 484 (13.42%) SQL Server DBA
6 408 (11.31%) SQL Developer
7 402 (11.15%) Oracle DBA
8 227 (6.30%) Analyst
9 198 (5.49%) Architect
10 166 (4.60%) Senior DBA
11 160 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 152 (4.22%) Senior Developer
13 149 (4.13%) Oracle Developer
14 142 (3.94%) SQL Server Developer
15 133 (3.69%) Consultant
16 123 (3.41%) Java Developer
17 114 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
18 110 (3.05%) T-SQL Developer
19 108 (3.00%) C# Developer
20 98 (2.72%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 510 (14.14%) .NET
2 335 (9.29%) XML
3 284 (7.88%) HTML
4 266 (7.38%) Web Services
5 249 (6.91%) Middleware
6 229 (6.35%) jQuery
7 224 (6.21%) CSS
8 166 (4.60%) J2EE
9 160 (4.44%) ASP.NET
10 138 (3.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 135 (3.74%) .NET Framework
12 134 (3.72%) AngularJS
13 117 (3.24%) HTML5
14 107 (2.97%) MDX
15 96 (2.66%) LAMP
16 87 (2.41%) Ajax
16 87 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
17 78 (2.16%) SOAP
18 77 (2.14%) JSON
18 77 (2.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 614 (17.03%) Replication
2 540 (14.98%) Clustering
3 360 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
4 204 (5.66%) Computer Science
5 117 (3.24%) Data Centre
5 117 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
6 96 (2.66%) Equities
7 90 (2.50%) Data Integration
8 78 (2.16%) Derivative
8 78 (2.16%) Statistics
9 74 (2.05%) Online Games
10 66 (1.83%) Management Information System
11 60 (1.66%) Data Structures
12 49 (1.36%) User Experience
13 47 (1.30%) Blog
14 46 (1.28%) Mathematics
14 46 (1.28%) Mobile App
15 39 (1.08%) Fixed Income
16 35 (0.97%) Hedge funds
17 31 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 829 (22.99%) Linux
2 784 (21.74%) Windows
3 565 (15.67%) Unix
4 252 (6.99%) Windows Server
5 184 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 156 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 99 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 91 (2.52%) Solaris
9 86 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 80 (2.22%) AIX
11 75 (2.08%) Apple iOS
12 70 (1.94%) Android
13 53 (1.47%) CentOS
14 29 (0.80%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.33%) Debian
16 11 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 10 (0.28%) HPUX
17 10 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (0.28%) Windows 10
18 8 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 815 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
2 801 (22.21%) Business Intelligence
3 575 (15.95%) High Availability
4 536 (14.86%) ETL
5 347 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
6 344 (9.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 300 (8.32%) Data Modelling
8 242 (6.71%) Database Tuning
9 241 (6.68%) Performance Monitoring
10 223 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
10 223 (6.18%) DevOps
11 220 (6.10%) ITIL
12 217 (6.02%) SDLC
13 212 (5.88%) Migration
14 191 (5.30%) Scrum
15 185 (5.13%) Configuration Management
16 184 (5.10%) MVC
17 176 (4.88%) E-Commerce
18 172 (4.77%) Database Mirroring
19 167 (4.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2223 (61.65%) SQL
2 949 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 665 (18.44%) Java
4 511 (14.17%) PL/SQL
5 379 (10.51%) Shell Script
6 374 (10.37%) C#
7 357 (9.90%) JavaScript
8 291 (8.07%) Python
9 228 (6.32%) Perl
10 222 (6.16%) Bash Shell
10 222 (6.16%) PowerShell
11 123 (3.41%) Ruby
12 71 (1.97%) PHP
13 64 (1.77%) C
14 54 (1.50%) Korn
15 52 (1.44%) C++
16 39 (1.08%) Scala
17 35 (0.97%) VB.NET
18 33 (0.92%) VBA
19 31 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 386 (10.70%) Degree
2 154 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 151 (4.19%) Oracle Certification
4 129 (3.58%) OCP
5 92 (2.55%) Security Cleared
6 56 (1.55%) MCSA
7 51 (1.41%) SC Cleared
8 37 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (1.03%) MCITP
9 35 (0.97%) MCDBA
10 33 (0.92%) MCSE
10 33 (0.92%) MCTS
11 30 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (0.72%) CCIE
13 24 (0.67%) CCNP
14 23 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 21 (0.58%) DV Cleared
16 20 (0.55%) CCSP
17 19 (0.53%) CCDE
18 14 (0.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (4.80%) QA
2 89 (2.47%) SLA
3 82 (2.27%) Data Quality
4 32 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (0.36%) SEPA
7 6 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.055%) COBIT
9 2 (0.055%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.028%) GAAP
10 1 (0.028%) HL7
10 1 (0.028%) Solvency II
System Software
1 327 (9.07%) Oracle RAC
2 268 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 185 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 74 (2.05%) vSphere
5 48 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 41 (1.14%) Xen
7 39 (1.08%) HDFS
8 38 (1.05%) Docker
9 32 (0.89%) XenServer
10 29 (0.80%) NFS
11 27 (0.75%) KVM
12 26 (0.72%) VMware ESX
13 25 (0.69%) Apache Flume
14 23 (0.64%) SRDF
15 20 (0.55%) Oracle Clusterware
15 20 (0.55%) VirtualBox
15 20 (0.55%) XenApp
16 16 (0.44%) iptables
16 16 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
17 12 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 278 (7.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 263 (7.29%) Data Guard
3 140 (3.88%) Puppet
4 123 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
5 107 (2.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 71 (1.97%) Nagios
7 64 (1.77%) Ansible
8 55 (1.53%) SCCM
9 51 (1.41%) Salt
10 34 (0.94%) WSUS
11 32 (0.89%) Oozie
12 31 (0.86%) Control-M
12 31 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
13 30 (0.83%) SELinux
14 29 (0.80%) Cacti
14 29 (0.80%) NetBackup
15 27 (0.75%) Opsview
15 27 (0.75%) SCOM
16 24 (0.67%) Graphite
16 24 (0.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1245 (34.53%) Oracle
2 696 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 337 (9.35%) VMware
4 222 (6.16%) Red Hat
5 120 (3.33%) IBM
6 118 (3.27%) Google
7 117 (3.24%) Cisco
8 103 (2.86%) SAP
9 95 (2.63%) Sybase
10 82 (2.27%) NetApp
11 76 (2.11%) HP
12 72 (2.00%) Informatica
13 71 (1.97%) Tableau
14 68 (1.89%) Hyperion
15 55 (1.53%) EMC
16 53 (1.47%) Red Gate
17 48 (1.33%) Citrix
18 45 (1.25%) Remedy
19 37 (1.03%) Teradata
20 36 (1.00%) F5
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + uncapped bonuses up to 100% of base
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: car
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West London
Frances Crick Group
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + benefits, subject to skills and experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Zenith Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 per annum + £6500
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 3 days ago