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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 239 193 167
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -26
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1275 1873 2083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.42% 1.75% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.99% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1472 1706
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
79346 93895 96993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.09% 87.52% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65361 77586 79710
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 £31,028
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -54 1152 £52,500 - 121
London -58 454 £62,500 +4.16% 46
South East -36 302 £50,000 - 23
Surrey +67 130 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North West -13 107 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Manchester +8 75 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Yorkshire +8 70 £45,000 -5.26% 9
East of England -21 66 £52,500 +10.52% 11
City of London -20 62 £65,000 +8.33% 14
West Yorkshire +47 61 £45,000 - 7
East Midlands +6 59 £42,500 -14.49% 6
Leeds +48 54 £45,000 -7.69% 7
West Midlands -29 50 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Leatherhead - 48 £47,500 - 2
South West -26 41 £46,500 +3.33% 9
Berkshire -89 40 £54,000 +2.85% 6
Buckinghamshire +8 35 £56,250 +2.27% 2
Scotland -9 35 £48,750 +14.70% 4
Oxfordshire +37 30 £53,500 +2.88% 4
Hertfordshire +15 27 £53,750 +19.44% 3
Wales -3 23 £45,000 +12.50%
Woking +22 22 £49,500 -17.50%
Hampshire -49 22 £53,750 +19.44% 2
Nottinghamshire -8 21 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Nottingham -12 21 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Brighton +26 19 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex +16 19 £42,500 - 1
Coventry +12 19 £44,500 +2.29% 1
Glasgow -5 19 £46,000 -12.38% 1
Merseyside -1 17 £42,500 -2.85% 2

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 1792 (64.55%) SQL
2 1419 (51.12%) SQL Server
3 916 (33.00%) Oracle
4 744 (26.80%) Microsoft
5 715 (25.76%) T-SQL
6 676 (24.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 674 (24.28%) Finance
8 666 (23.99%) Linux
9 620 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
10 524 (18.88%) Windows
11 518 (18.66%) .NET
12 504 (18.16%) Data Warehouse
12 504 (18.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 496 (17.87%) Oracle Database
14 471 (16.97%) Unix
15 470 (16.93%) Business Intelligence
16 436 (15.71%) C#
17 429 (15.45%) SQL Server 2008
18 407 (14.66%) Web Services
19 398 (14.34%) Java
20 382 (13.76%) ETL
21 368 (13.26%) Replication
22 343 (12.36%) High Availability
23 338 (12.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 334 (12.03%) Clustering
25 323 (11.64%) PL/SQL
26 300 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
27 298 (10.73%) Degree
28 297 (10.70%) Relational Database
29 288 (10.37%) 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
1 262 (9.44%) IIS
2 210 (7.56%) Apache
3 193 (6.95%) WebLogic
4 178 (6.41%) Tomcat
5 144 (5.19%) JBoss
6 85 (3.06%) WebSphere
7 84 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
8 83 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 80 (2.88%) SharePoint
10 51 (1.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 46 (1.66%) MS Exchange
12 43 (1.55%) Apache Spark
12 43 (1.55%) CMS
13 35 (1.26%) Umbraco
14 32 (1.15%) NServiceBus
14 32 (1.15%) OpenStack
15 31 (1.12%) Confluence
15 31 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
16 25 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
17 23 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 288 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 37 (1.33%) MS Office
3 10 (0.36%) SPSS
4 4 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.072%) HipChat
6 2 (0.072%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.072%) Simulink
6 2 (0.072%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 61 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 48 (1.73%) Oracle Applications
3 34 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (0.79%) RMDS
5 19 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
6 17 (0.61%) SAP BPC
7 15 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
8 14 (0.50%) Markit EDM
9 7 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
9 7 (0.25%) Oracle Utilities
9 7 (0.25%) SAP CO
9 7 (0.25%) SAP FI
9 7 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (0.25%) TIBCO iProcess
10 6 (0.22%) Sage 1000
10 6 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.18%) RiskWrite
12 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (0.14%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 224 (8.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 189 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (2.74%) SaaS
4 48 (1.73%) Office 365
5 42 (1.51%) IaaS
6 22 (0.79%) PaaS
7 19 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (0.25%) Force.com
14 7 (0.25%) GitHub
15 6 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.18%) Amazon Glacier
16 5 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 159 (5.73%) SAN
2 128 (4.61%) Firewall
3 119 (4.29%) DNS
4 102 (3.67%) TCP/IP
5 96 (3.46%) LAN
6 93 (3.35%) WAN
7 88 (3.17%) Internet
7 88 (3.17%) NAS
8 85 (3.06%) HTTP
9 78 (2.81%) Multicast
10 61 (2.20%) Fibre Channel
11 59 (2.13%) DHCP
12 53 (1.91%) FCoE
13 50 (1.80%) LDAP
14 46 (1.66%) SSL
15 44 (1.59%) iSCSI
16 26 (0.94%) SMTP
17 24 (0.86%) SSH
18 22 (0.79%) VPN
19 21 (0.76%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1419 (51.12%) SQL Server
2 676 (24.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 504 (18.16%) Data Warehouse
3 504 (18.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 496 (17.87%) Oracle Database
5 429 (15.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 338 (12.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 297 (10.70%) Relational Database
8 287 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 237 (8.54%) MySQL
10 233 (8.39%) Oracle Database 11g
11 208 (7.49%) SQL Server 2014
12 192 (6.92%) Oracle Database 12c
13 188 (6.77%) RDBMS
14 166 (5.98%) NoSQL
15 144 (5.19%) OLTP
16 129 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
17 114 (4.11%) MongoDB
18 111 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 110 (3.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 158 (5.69%) JIRA
2 136 (4.90%) Git (software)
3 133 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 120 (4.32%) Jenkins
5 110 (3.96%) Subversion
6 75 (2.70%) TeamCity
7 74 (2.67%) Visual Studio
8 47 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
9 41 (1.48%) Selenium
10 35 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 30 (1.08%) Grunt
12 28 (1.01%) JSUnit
13 27 (0.97%) JUnit
14 26 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
15 25 (0.90%) Maven
16 23 (0.83%) Toad
17 18 (0.65%) LoadRunner
18 16 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 15 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
20 14 (0.50%) ERwin
General
1 674 (24.28%) Finance
2 198 (7.13%) Banking
3 55 (1.98%) Investment Banking
4 53 (1.91%) Advertising
4 53 (1.91%) Marketing
5 48 (1.73%) Retail
6 46 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 44 (1.59%) Front Office
8 29 (1.04%) Games
8 29 (1.04%) Legal
9 28 (1.01%) Financial Institution
10 26 (0.94%) Publishing
11 20 (0.72%) Back Office
12 17 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.43%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.29%) Law
15 6 (0.22%) Electronics
15 6 (0.22%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.18%) Billing
16 5 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 992 (35.73%) Developer
2 895 (32.24%) DBA
3 641 (23.09%) SQL DBA
4 453 (16.32%) Administrator
5 334 (12.03%) SQL Developer
6 294 (10.59%) SQL Server DBA
7 229 (8.25%) Senior Developer
8 219 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
9 192 (6.92%) C# Developer
10 184 (6.63%) .NET Developer
11 161 (5.80%) Architect
12 160 (5.76%) Senior DBA
13 145 (5.22%) Analyst
13 145 (5.22%) Oracle Developer
14 131 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
15 126 (4.54%) Java Developer
15 126 (4.54%) Senior SQL DBA
16 102 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 91 (3.28%) Linux Engineer
18 85 (3.06%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 518 (18.66%) .NET
2 407 (14.66%) Web Services
3 222 (8.00%) XML
4 196 (7.06%) HTML
4 196 (7.06%) Middleware
5 179 (6.45%) .NET Framework
6 178 (6.41%) ASP.NET
7 166 (5.98%) REST
8 151 (5.44%) CSS
9 149 (5.37%) AngularJS
10 126 (4.54%) Entity Framework
11 125 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 122 (4.39%) WCF
13 121 (4.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 99 (3.57%) SOAP
15 93 (3.35%) HTML5
16 79 (2.85%) JMS
17 65 (2.34%) jQuery
18 61 (2.20%) MDX
19 60 (2.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 368 (13.26%) Replication
2 334 (12.03%) Clustering
3 300 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 151 (5.44%) Computer Science
5 99 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 90 (3.24%) Statistics
7 89 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
8 83 (2.99%) Mobile App
8 83 (2.99%) User Experience
9 69 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 68 (2.45%) Mathematics
11 66 (2.38%) Management Information System
12 59 (2.13%) Data Integration
13 56 (2.02%) Blog
14 51 (1.84%) Derivative
15 49 (1.77%) Equities
16 41 (1.48%) Client/Server
17 40 (1.44%) Hedge funds
18 37 (1.33%) Fintech
19 33 (1.19%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 666 (23.99%) Linux
2 524 (18.88%) Windows
3 471 (16.97%) Unix
4 245 (8.83%) Windows Server
5 146 (5.26%) Solaris
6 132 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 102 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 87 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 54 (1.95%) AIX
10 35 (1.26%) Android
11 34 (1.22%) Apple iOS
11 34 (1.22%) CentOS
12 21 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.47%) SUSE
14 9 (0.32%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.29%) VMS
16 6 (0.22%) HPUX
17 4 (0.14%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.14%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 620 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (16.93%) Business Intelligence
3 382 (13.76%) ETL
4 343 (12.36%) High Availability
5 273 (9.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 224 (8.07%) Data Modelling
7 212 (7.64%) DevOps
8 211 (7.60%) ITIL
9 190 (6.84%) TDD
10 189 (6.81%) Migration
11 178 (6.41%) Unit Testing
12 175 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
13 174 (6.27%) Performance Monitoring
14 169 (6.09%) MVC
15 153 (5.51%) Capacity Planning
16 149 (5.37%) Scrum
17 144 (5.19%) SOA
18 137 (4.94%) Configuration Management
19 132 (4.76%) OO
20 127 (4.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1792 (64.55%) SQL
2 715 (25.76%) T-SQL
3 436 (15.71%) C#
4 398 (14.34%) Java
5 323 (11.64%) PL/SQL
6 245 (8.83%) Shell Script
7 231 (8.32%) JavaScript
8 212 (7.64%) Python
9 192 (6.92%) PowerShell
10 188 (6.77%) Perl
11 108 (3.89%) Bash Shell
12 82 (2.95%) Ruby
13 54 (1.95%) PHP
14 51 (1.84%) C++
15 39 (1.40%) VB.NET
16 38 (1.37%) C
16 38 (1.37%) VBA
17 36 (1.30%) VB
18 29 (1.04%) R
19 27 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 298 (10.73%) Degree
2 158 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 130 (4.68%) Security Cleared
4 84 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
5 75 (2.70%) OCP
5 75 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 59 (2.13%) MCSA
7 46 (1.66%) MCSE
8 38 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
9 35 (1.26%) CCNA
10 31 (1.12%) MCITP
11 22 (0.79%) CCNP
12 19 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 19 (0.68%) MCTS
12 19 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 18 (0.65%) RHCE
14 14 (0.50%) RHCSA
15 13 (0.47%) MCP
16 10 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (0.36%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (3.35%) SLA
2 84 (3.03%) QA
3 66 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 42 (1.51%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.18%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.036%) SEPA
9 1 (0.036%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 209 (7.53%) Oracle RAC
2 171 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (4.54%) Active Directory
4 70 (2.52%) vSphere
5 69 (2.49%) Xen
6 68 (2.45%) NFS
7 65 (2.34%) Hyper-V
8 56 (2.02%) Docker
9 53 (1.91%) SRDF
10 48 (1.73%) KVM
11 36 (1.30%) VMware ESX
12 26 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
12 26 (0.94%) XenApp
13 25 (0.90%) XenServer
14 22 (0.79%) Apache Flume
15 21 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
16 17 (0.61%) Firmware
17 16 (0.58%) iptables
18 14 (0.50%) Samba
19 13 (0.47%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 170 (6.12%) Data Guard
2 158 (5.69%) Puppet
3 138 (4.97%) Oracle RMAN
4 133 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (2.95%) Ansible
6 62 (2.23%) Nagios
7 51 (1.84%) Red Hat Satellite
8 46 (1.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 45 (1.62%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 36 (1.30%) Control-M
11 29 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
11 29 (1.04%) Salt
11 29 (1.04%) Terraform
12 28 (1.01%) Perfmon
12 28 (1.01%) Tivoli
13 27 (0.97%) Oozie
14 26 (0.94%) Cobbler
14 26 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
15 25 (0.90%) SCCM
16 21 (0.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 916 (33.00%) Oracle
2 744 (26.80%) Microsoft
3 275 (9.91%) VMware
4 177 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 135 (4.86%) IBM
6 134 (4.83%) NetApp
7 130 (4.68%) Cisco
8 89 (3.21%) Sybase
9 82 (2.95%) HP
10 77 (2.77%) EMC
11 72 (2.59%) TIBCO
12 66 (2.38%) Informatica
13 63 (2.27%) Intel
14 60 (2.16%) SAP
15 51 (1.84%) PayPal
16 47 (1.69%) Talend
17 43 (1.55%) Tableau
18 41 (1.48%) Cognos
18 41 (1.48%) RedGate
19 35 (1.26%) Citrix
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + 10%bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
North Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Resource Group
Salary: £50-55K + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 -57,000 + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Bonus - please contact for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Modis International
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 18 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25256 - £39688 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago