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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 211 178 174
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -4
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1542 2022 2062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.58% 1.84% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.10% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1539 1605
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,500 £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
86068 96139 98720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.48% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 72002 79039 78827
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 £30,592
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -31 1456 £55,000 +10.00% 125
London +5 736 £60,000 - 44
South East -89 250 £50,000 +11.11% 17
City of London +51 150 £57,500 - 13
East Midlands +31 91 £40,000 -11.11% 6
North West -17 90 £50,000 +19.04% 15
Yorkshire -8 78 £42,500 -8.10% 8
West Yorkshire +12 75 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Scotland +38 71 £50,000 -9.09% 6
East of England -20 70 £52,500 +16.66% 12
West Midlands -2 61 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Berkshire -61 60 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Surrey +15 56 £51,250 +2.50% 4
Manchester -20 50 £50,000 +6.38% 9
South West -11 49 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Nottinghamshire +22 44 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Glasgow +16 44 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Leeds +18 43 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Hertfordshire +27 40 £52,500 +5.52% 6
Hampshire -47 36 £50,000 +14.94% 3
Nottingham +18 33 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Oxfordshire -14 30 £50,000 - 4
East Sussex -13 29 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Edinburgh +19 26 £50,000 -33.33% 4
Brighton 0 26 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 23 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Slough +17 19 £60,000 +33.33%
Watford +36 18 £52,500 -
Coventry +7 16 £48,000 +20.00% 3
Bracknell -1 16 £52,500 -

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 2032 (63.96%) SQL
2 1550 (48.79%) SQL Server
3 1126 (35.44%) Oracle
4 863 (27.16%) Finance
5 783 (24.65%) Microsoft
6 747 (23.51%) Linux
7 733 (23.07%) T-SQL
8 711 (22.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 653 (20.55%) Oracle Database
10 642 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
11 628 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
12 606 (19.07%) Data Warehouse
13 573 (18.04%) Windows
14 548 (17.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 509 (16.02%) ETL
16 501 (15.77%) Java
17 496 (15.61%) Unix
18 481 (15.14%) .NET
19 472 (14.86%) PL/SQL
20 427 (13.44%) High Availability
21 406 (12.78%) SQL Server 2008
22 403 (12.68%) Relational Database
23 402 (12.65%) C#
24 390 (12.28%) Degree
25 382 (12.02%) Replication
26 365 (11.49%) Web Services
27 361 (11.36%) MS Excel
28 354 (11.14%) Clustering
29 350 (11.02%) Shell Script
30 346 (10.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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
1 207 (6.52%) WebLogic
2 203 (6.39%) IIS
3 168 (5.29%) Apache
4 113 (3.56%) Tomcat
5 108 (3.40%) JBoss
6 103 (3.24%) SharePoint
7 80 (2.52%) Apache Spark
8 79 (2.49%) WebSphere
9 64 (2.01%) Oracle Coherence
10 58 (1.83%) MS Exchange
11 48 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
12 45 (1.42%) Apache Pig
12 45 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
13 40 (1.26%) Confluence
14 36 (1.13%) OpenStack
15 34 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
16 28 (0.88%) CloudStack
17 23 (0.72%) CMS
17 23 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 20 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 361 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 53 (1.67%) MS Office
3 12 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.19%) SPSS
6 4 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.094%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.031%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.031%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 105 (3.31%) Oracle EBS
2 89 (2.80%) Oracle Applications
3 38 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 37 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 29 (0.91%) Hyperion Planning
6 23 (0.72%) Markit EDM
7 22 (0.69%) SAP BPC
8 21 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
9 17 (0.54%) HFM
10 12 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
11 11 (0.35%) SAP FI
12 10 (0.31%) Beauchamp
12 10 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 10 (0.31%) SimCorp Dimension
13 9 (0.28%) SAP CO
13 9 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
14 8 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
15 7 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
16 6 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
16 6 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 231 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (2.20%) SaaS
4 56 (1.76%) Office 365
5 35 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 34 (1.07%) Amazon S3
7 33 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
8 21 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 21 (0.66%) IaaS
9 17 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
9 17 (0.54%) PaaS
10 16 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 15 (0.47%) SoftLayer
12 14 (0.44%) Sumo Logic
13 11 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
14 10 (0.31%) Force.com
15 9 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 8 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
16 8 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 181 (5.70%) SAN
2 170 (5.35%) Firewall
3 157 (4.94%) DNS
4 115 (3.62%) TCP/IP
5 97 (3.05%) LAN
6 89 (2.80%) WAN
7 86 (2.71%) HTTP
8 76 (2.39%) Internet
9 75 (2.36%) Multicast
10 69 (2.17%) NAS
11 56 (1.76%) DHCP
12 46 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
13 44 (1.38%) VPN
14 41 (1.29%) SSL
15 35 (1.10%) Wireless
16 34 (1.07%) LDAP
17 30 (0.94%) FCoE
18 26 (0.82%) Network Security
18 26 (0.82%) SNMP
19 23 (0.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1550 (48.79%) SQL Server
2 711 (22.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 653 (20.55%) Oracle Database
4 606 (19.07%) Data Warehouse
5 548 (17.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 406 (12.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 403 (12.68%) Relational Database
8 346 (10.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 343 (10.80%) Oracle Database 11g
10 317 (9.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 283 (8.91%) MySQL
12 256 (8.06%) Oracle Database 12c
13 235 (7.40%) SQL Server 2014
14 234 (7.37%) RDBMS
15 169 (5.32%) Hadoop
16 165 (5.19%) Oracle Database 10g
17 160 (5.04%) Oracle Reports
18 151 (4.75%) NoSQL
19 148 (4.66%) SQL Server 2005
20 142 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 206 (6.48%) Git (software)
2 130 (4.09%) Jenkins
3 109 (3.43%) JIRA
4 100 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 90 (2.83%) Subversion
6 73 (2.30%) TeamCity
7 58 (1.83%) Visual Studio
8 50 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
9 46 (1.45%) JUnit
10 42 (1.32%) Vagrant
11 41 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
12 37 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 33 (1.04%) Eclipse
14 32 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 26 (0.82%) Maven
16 23 (0.72%) NUnit
16 23 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
17 22 (0.69%) Bitbucket
18 20 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
19 18 (0.57%) Mockito
General
1 863 (27.16%) Finance
2 268 (8.44%) Banking
3 85 (2.68%) Marketing
4 69 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 63 (1.98%) Investment Banking
6 59 (1.86%) Retail
7 56 (1.76%) Front Office
8 52 (1.64%) Legal
9 50 (1.57%) Games
10 44 (1.38%) Publishing
11 40 (1.26%) Back Office
12 36 (1.13%) Advertising
13 29 (0.91%) Law
14 24 (0.76%) Manufacturing
15 19 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.41%) Billing
17 11 (0.35%) Electronics
18 10 (0.31%) Retail Banking
19 6 (0.19%) Spanish Language
20 5 (0.16%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1079 (33.96%) Developer
2 1043 (32.83%) DBA
3 700 (22.03%) SQL DBA
4 615 (19.36%) Administrator
5 395 (12.43%) SQL Developer
6 313 (9.85%) Oracle DBA
7 294 (9.25%) SQL Server DBA
8 221 (6.96%) Senior Developer
9 184 (5.79%) Analyst
10 181 (5.70%) Oracle Developer
11 164 (5.16%) Architect
12 156 (4.91%) Java Developer
13 145 (4.56%) Senior DBA
14 124 (3.90%) Consultant
15 123 (3.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 117 (3.68%) C# Developer
17 116 (3.65%) Systems Administrator
18 99 (3.12%) DevOps Engineer
19 96 (3.02%) Senior SQL DBA
20 91 (2.86%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (15.14%) .NET
2 365 (11.49%) Web Services
3 237 (7.46%) XML
4 207 (6.52%) HTML
5 170 (5.35%) CSS
6 156 (4.91%) Middleware
7 126 (3.97%) ASP.NET
8 124 (3.90%) jQuery
9 104 (3.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 102 (3.21%) .NET Framework
11 101 (3.18%) JMS
12 94 (2.96%) HTML5
13 86 (2.71%) AngularJS
13 86 (2.71%) REST
14 83 (2.61%) WCF
15 82 (2.58%) MDX
16 80 (2.52%) JSON
17 69 (2.17%) RESTful
17 69 (2.17%) Spring
18 67 (2.11%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 382 (12.02%) Replication
2 354 (11.14%) Clustering
3 312 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
4 207 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 100 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
6 95 (2.99%) Mathematics
7 90 (2.83%) Statistics
8 69 (2.17%) Derivative
9 68 (2.14%) Management Information System
10 66 (2.08%) Hedge funds
11 63 (1.98%) Data Centre
12 61 (1.92%) Data Integration
12 61 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 53 (1.67%) Equities
14 52 (1.64%) Client/Server
15 50 (1.57%) Fixed Income
16 45 (1.42%) User Experience
17 43 (1.35%) PKI
17 43 (1.35%) Visualisation
18 42 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 747 (23.51%) Linux
2 573 (18.04%) Windows
3 496 (15.61%) Unix
4 221 (6.96%) Windows Server
5 136 (4.28%) Solaris
6 128 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 118 (3.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 115 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 82 (2.58%) AIX
10 69 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 57 (1.79%) Apple iOS
12 42 (1.32%) Android
13 25 (0.79%) CentOS
14 21 (0.66%) HPUX
15 17 (0.54%) Windows 7
16 16 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (0.31%) VMS
18 8 (0.25%) SUSE
18 8 (0.25%) Windows 2000
19 6 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 642 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
2 628 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
3 509 (16.02%) ETL
4 427 (13.44%) High Availability
5 310 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 275 (8.66%) Data Modelling
7 235 (7.40%) DevOps
8 230 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
9 224 (7.05%) Performance Monitoring
10 213 (6.70%) Database Tuning
10 213 (6.70%) Migration
11 198 (6.23%) OO
12 197 (6.20%) Capacity Planning
13 194 (6.11%) ITIL
14 176 (5.54%) Scrum
15 172 (5.41%) Analytics
15 172 (5.41%) Mentoring
15 172 (5.41%) Unit Testing
16 148 (4.66%) E-Commerce
17 147 (4.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2032 (63.96%) SQL
2 733 (23.07%) T-SQL
3 501 (15.77%) Java
4 472 (14.86%) PL/SQL
5 402 (12.65%) C#
6 350 (11.02%) Shell Script
7 289 (9.10%) Python
8 254 (7.99%) JavaScript
9 200 (6.30%) PowerShell
10 133 (4.19%) Ruby
11 127 (4.00%) Bash Shell
12 124 (3.90%) Perl
13 65 (2.05%) C++
14 61 (1.92%) PHP
15 51 (1.61%) VB
16 48 (1.51%) C
17 43 (1.35%) VBA
18 38 (1.20%) Scala
18 38 (1.20%) VB.NET
19 35 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 390 (12.28%) Degree
2 160 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 105 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 102 (3.21%) Oracle Certification
5 101 (3.18%) SC Cleared
6 86 (2.71%) OCP
7 44 (1.38%) MCSE
8 38 (1.20%) MCITP
9 36 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (1.01%) MCSA
11 30 (0.94%) CCNP
12 28 (0.88%) DV Cleared
13 27 (0.85%) CCNA
14 24 (0.76%) MCTS
15 21 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 19 (0.60%) MCDBA
16 19 (0.60%) RHCSA
17 17 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 16 (0.50%) RHCE
19 14 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (3.18%) SLA
2 99 (3.12%) QA
3 61 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 55 (1.73%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.13%) SEPA
8 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.063%) MiFID
10 1 (0.031%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.031%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 275 (8.66%) Oracle RAC
2 187 (5.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 161 (5.07%) Active Directory
4 98 (3.08%) vSphere
5 57 (1.79%) HDFS
6 54 (1.70%) VMware ESX
7 53 (1.67%) Xen
8 47 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
9 45 (1.42%) Docker
10 44 (1.38%) Apache Flume
11 41 (1.29%) Hyper-V
12 40 (1.26%) NFS
13 32 (1.01%) XenServer
14 29 (0.91%) SRDF
15 27 (0.85%) KVM
16 25 (0.79%) XenApp
17 21 (0.66%) Oracle Clusterware
18 18 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
18 18 (0.57%) VirtualBox
19 11 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 240 (7.55%) Data Guard
2 185 (5.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 143 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
4 139 (4.38%) Puppet
5 90 (2.83%) Ansible
5 90 (2.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 52 (1.64%) Control-M
7 47 (1.48%) Salt
8 44 (1.38%) Nagios
8 44 (1.38%) Oozie
9 35 (1.10%) SCOM
10 34 (1.07%) Hadoop YARN
11 33 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
11 33 (1.04%) Terraform
12 31 (0.98%) Tivoli
13 28 (0.88%) Cobbler
14 27 (0.85%) Perfmon
15 25 (0.79%) SCCM
16 23 (0.72%) Oracle ZFS
17 20 (0.63%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 1126 (35.44%) Oracle
2 783 (24.65%) Microsoft
3 304 (9.57%) VMware
4 164 (5.16%) Red Hat
5 133 (4.19%) Cisco
6 112 (3.53%) IBM
7 104 (3.27%) Sybase
8 103 (3.24%) Informatica
9 84 (2.64%) SAP
10 81 (2.55%) NetApp
11 75 (2.36%) HP
12 67 (2.11%) TIBCO
13 63 (1.98%) Tableau
14 55 (1.73%) EMC
15 45 (1.42%) Cloudera
16 44 (1.38%) Cognos
17 42 (1.32%) Citrix
17 42 (1.32%) RedGate
18 38 (1.20%) Google
19 35 (1.10%) Remedy
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pesion + Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent package + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days annual leave plus bank hol
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago