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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Tuning
Rank 209 177 172
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -5
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1556 2044 2151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.59% 1.86% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.14% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1594 1716
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
86036 95697 100006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 87.27% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 71823 78372 80573
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
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 -34 1463 £55,000 +10.00% 157
London -1 775 £60,000 +4.34% 59
South East -91 235 £50,000 +11.11% 17
City of London +54 142 £57,500 +4.54% 21
Yorkshire +6 82 £42,500 -5.55% 14
West Midlands +9 79 £47,500 +11.76% 8
North West -32 78 £44,000 +3.52% 26
East of England -28 77 £52,500 +16.66% 10
West Yorkshire +15 75 £42,500 -10.52% 10
East Midlands +3 75 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Scotland +22 68 £50,000 -16.66% 13
Berkshire -66 62 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Glasgow +14 51 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Surrey +3 46 £52,500 +10.52% 4
South West -15 43 £41,000 +2.50% 9
Hertfordshire +15 42 £52,500 +7.14% 5
Manchester -51 38 £46,250 -2.63% 13
Leeds +9 35 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Nottinghamshire +7 33 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Hampshire -48 30 £50,000 +14.94% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 28 £48,750 +14.70%
East Sussex -17 25 £45,000 +7.14% 3
Warwickshire +25 24 £55,000 +15.78%
Oxfordshire -20 24 £55,000 +10.55% 2
Nottingham -3 23 £48,750 +8.33% 6
Warwick - 23 £55,000 -
Brighton +3 22 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Kent +15 16 £55,000 +103.70%
Slough +12 16 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Bracknell +8 16 £52,500 -

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2066 (62.45%) SQL
2 1578 (47.70%) SQL Server
3 1166 (35.25%) Oracle
4 910 (27.51%) Finance
5 817 (24.70%) Microsoft
6 790 (23.88%) Linux
7 727 (21.98%) T-SQL
8 709 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 689 (20.83%) Oracle Database
10 676 (20.44%) Business Intelligence
11 653 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
12 618 (18.68%) Data Warehouse
13 615 (18.59%) Windows
14 565 (17.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 549 (16.60%) Java
16 533 (16.11%) Unix
17 529 (15.99%) ETL
18 493 (14.90%) PL/SQL
19 491 (14.84%) .NET
20 439 (13.27%) High Availability
21 431 (13.03%) Relational Database
22 430 (13.00%) Degree
23 424 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
24 405 (12.24%) C#
25 389 (11.76%) Replication
26 387 (11.70%) Oracle Database 11g
27 386 (11.67%) MS Excel
28 366 (11.06%) Shell Script
29 358 (10.82%) Web Services
30 345 (10.43%) Clustering

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
1 216 (6.53%) WebLogic
2 196 (5.93%) IIS
3 184 (5.56%) Apache
4 120 (3.63%) SharePoint
5 116 (3.51%) JBoss
6 115 (3.48%) Tomcat
7 96 (2.90%) Apache Spark
8 88 (2.66%) WebSphere
9 65 (1.96%) Apache Pig
10 61 (1.84%) Oracle Coherence
11 55 (1.66%) MS Exchange
12 53 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
13 50 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
14 44 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
15 42 (1.27%) OpenStack
16 35 (1.06%) Confluence
17 29 (0.88%) CloudStack
18 24 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
19 19 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 17 (0.51%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 386 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.75%) MS Office
3 11 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.15%) SPSS
7 3 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.091%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.030%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 111 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
2 84 (2.54%) Oracle Applications
3 34 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 31 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
5 29 (0.88%) Hyperion Planning
6 20 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
7 19 (0.57%) HFM
8 18 (0.54%) SAP BPC
9 16 (0.48%) Markit EDM
10 12 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
11 11 (0.33%) SAP FI
12 10 (0.30%) Beauchamp
12 10 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
12 10 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 10 (0.30%) SimCorp Dimension
13 9 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
13 9 (0.27%) SAP CO
13 9 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
14 8 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
14 8 (0.24%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 238 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (1.78%) SaaS
4 51 (1.54%) Office 365
5 36 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (1.06%) Amazon S3
7 32 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
8 27 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 23 (0.70%) PaaS
10 20 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 16 (0.48%) IaaS
12 15 (0.45%) SoftLayer
13 14 (0.42%) Sumo Logic
14 13 (0.39%) GitHub
15 12 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
16 10 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
17 8 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
18 7 (0.21%) OneDrive
18 7 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 6 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 196 (5.93%) SAN
2 179 (5.41%) Firewall
3 166 (5.02%) DNS
4 124 (3.75%) TCP/IP
5 98 (2.96%) LAN
6 94 (2.84%) WAN
7 81 (2.45%) HTTP
8 73 (2.21%) Multicast
9 71 (2.15%) Internet
10 67 (2.03%) NAS
11 62 (1.87%) DHCP
12 59 (1.78%) VPN
13 47 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
13 47 (1.42%) SSL
14 35 (1.06%) LDAP
15 33 (1.00%) Wireless
16 32 (0.97%) FCoE
17 30 (0.91%) Network Security
18 26 (0.79%) SNMP
19 23 (0.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1578 (47.70%) SQL Server
2 709 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 689 (20.83%) Oracle Database
4 618 (18.68%) Data Warehouse
5 565 (17.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 431 (13.03%) Relational Database
7 424 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 387 (11.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 335 (10.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 323 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 314 (9.49%) MySQL
12 283 (8.56%) Oracle Database 12c
13 260 (7.86%) RDBMS
14 243 (7.35%) SQL Server 2014
15 201 (6.08%) Hadoop
16 179 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
17 176 (5.32%) Oracle Reports
18 166 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
19 162 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
20 150 (4.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 231 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 143 (4.32%) Jenkins
3 99 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 95 (2.87%) Subversion
5 92 (2.78%) JIRA
6 76 (2.30%) TeamCity
7 58 (1.75%) Eclipse
8 54 (1.63%) Visual Studio
9 51 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
10 49 (1.48%) JUnit
11 48 (1.45%) Vagrant
12 43 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
13 36 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 35 (1.06%) Maven
14 35 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 23 (0.70%) Bitbucket
16 22 (0.67%) NUnit
17 21 (0.63%) Mockito
17 21 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
18 19 (0.57%) Grunt
General
1 910 (27.51%) Finance
2 296 (8.95%) Banking
3 91 (2.75%) Marketing
4 72 (2.18%) Telecoms
5 68 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 67 (2.03%) Retail
7 62 (1.87%) Games
8 55 (1.66%) Front Office
9 46 (1.39%) Legal
10 43 (1.30%) Back Office
11 40 (1.21%) Advertising
11 40 (1.21%) Publishing
12 33 (1.00%) Law
13 25 (0.76%) Manufacturing
14 20 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.45%) Billing
15 15 (0.45%) Electronics
16 9 (0.27%) Retail Banking
17 8 (0.24%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.15%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1120 (33.86%) Developer
2 1060 (32.04%) DBA
3 694 (20.98%) SQL DBA
4 642 (19.41%) Administrator
5 424 (12.82%) SQL Developer
6 342 (10.34%) Oracle DBA
7 278 (8.40%) SQL Server DBA
8 227 (6.86%) Senior Developer
9 193 (5.83%) Oracle Developer
10 185 (5.59%) Analyst
11 160 (4.84%) Java Developer
12 156 (4.72%) Architect
13 138 (4.17%) Senior DBA
14 133 (4.02%) Consultant
15 122 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 122 (3.69%) Systems Administrator
16 112 (3.39%) C# Developer
17 104 (3.14%) SSIS Developer
18 102 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
19 94 (2.84%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 491 (14.84%) .NET
2 358 (10.82%) Web Services
3 251 (7.59%) XML
4 208 (6.29%) HTML
5 176 (5.32%) CSS
6 168 (5.08%) Middleware
7 151 (4.56%) jQuery
8 126 (3.81%) ASP.NET
9 121 (3.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 119 (3.60%) .NET Framework
11 101 (3.05%) JSON
12 96 (2.90%) HTML5
13 93 (2.81%) JMS
14 88 (2.66%) AngularJS
15 85 (2.57%) Spring
16 79 (2.39%) REST
17 78 (2.36%) MDX
18 73 (2.21%) Node.js
18 73 (2.21%) WCF
19 66 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 389 (11.76%) Replication
2 345 (10.43%) Clustering
3 311 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
4 229 (6.92%) Computer Science
5 106 (3.20%) Mathematics
6 98 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 87 (2.63%) Statistics
8 76 (2.30%) Data Centre
9 69 (2.09%) Derivative
9 69 (2.09%) Hedge funds
10 63 (1.90%) Management Information System
11 58 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 57 (1.72%) Data Integration
13 55 (1.66%) Client/Server
13 55 (1.66%) Equities
13 55 (1.66%) Fixed Income
14 45 (1.36%) PKI
15 44 (1.33%) Fintech
16 42 (1.27%) Visualisation
17 41 (1.24%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 790 (23.88%) Linux
2 615 (18.59%) Windows
3 533 (16.11%) Unix
4 232 (7.01%) Windows Server
5 144 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 143 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 138 (4.17%) Solaris
7 138 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 99 (2.99%) AIX
9 84 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 66 (2.00%) Apple iOS
11 47 (1.42%) Android
12 24 (0.73%) CentOS
13 21 (0.63%) HPUX
13 21 (0.63%) Windows 7
14 19 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (0.27%) SUSE
15 9 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.27%) VMS
16 8 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 676 (20.44%) Business Intelligence
2 653 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
3 529 (15.99%) ETL
4 439 (13.27%) High Availability
5 324 (9.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 258 (7.80%) DevOps
7 248 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 238 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
9 230 (6.95%) Database Tuning
10 229 (6.92%) Performance Monitoring
11 223 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
12 210 (6.35%) Migration
13 207 (6.26%) OO
14 197 (5.96%) ITIL
15 190 (5.74%) Scrum
16 172 (5.20%) Mentoring
17 167 (5.05%) Analytics
18 162 (4.90%) Unit Testing
19 159 (4.81%) Open Source
20 157 (4.75%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2066 (62.45%) SQL
2 727 (21.98%) T-SQL
3 549 (16.60%) Java
4 493 (14.90%) PL/SQL
5 405 (12.24%) C#
6 366 (11.06%) Shell Script
7 318 (9.61%) Python
8 277 (8.37%) JavaScript
9 204 (6.17%) PowerShell
10 156 (4.72%) Ruby
11 133 (4.02%) Bash Shell
11 133 (4.02%) Perl
12 74 (2.24%) C++
13 59 (1.78%) PHP
14 51 (1.54%) VB
15 50 (1.51%) C
15 50 (1.51%) Scala
16 39 (1.18%) VBA
17 36 (1.09%) VB.NET
18 32 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 430 (13.00%) Degree
2 152 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 116 (3.51%) Oracle Certification
4 101 (3.05%) OCP
5 99 (2.99%) SC Cleared
6 95 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 47 (1.42%) MCSE
8 34 (1.03%) MCITP
9 33 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (0.97%) MCSA
11 30 (0.91%) DV Cleared
12 28 (0.85%) CCNP
13 24 (0.73%) MCTS
14 23 (0.70%) CCNA
15 18 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 17 (0.51%) MCDBA
17 15 (0.45%) RHCE
17 15 (0.45%) RHCSA
18 13 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 12 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (3.51%) QA
2 95 (2.87%) SLA
3 65 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 31 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.33%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.12%) SEPA
10 3 (0.091%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.060%) MiFID
12 1 (0.030%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 299 (9.04%) Oracle RAC
2 206 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 168 (5.08%) Active Directory
4 102 (3.08%) vSphere
5 76 (2.30%) HDFS
6 55 (1.66%) VMware ESX
7 54 (1.63%) Xen
8 52 (1.57%) Apache Flume
9 51 (1.54%) Docker
10 49 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
11 42 (1.27%) Hyper-V
12 36 (1.09%) NFS
13 33 (1.00%) XenServer
14 27 (0.82%) SRDF
15 25 (0.76%) KVM
15 25 (0.76%) Oracle Clusterware
16 23 (0.70%) XenApp
17 22 (0.67%) VirtualBox
18 20 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
19 12 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 262 (7.92%) Data Guard
2 205 (6.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 157 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
4 156 (4.72%) Puppet
5 102 (3.08%) Ansible
6 95 (2.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 52 (1.57%) Oozie
8 50 (1.51%) Salt
9 46 (1.39%) Control-M
10 45 (1.36%) Hadoop YARN
10 45 (1.36%) Nagios
11 43 (1.30%) SCOM
12 32 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
12 32 (0.97%) Terraform
12 32 (0.97%) Tivoli
13 31 (0.94%) Perfmon
14 29 (0.88%) SCCM
15 28 (0.85%) Cobbler
15 28 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
16 22 (0.67%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 1166 (35.25%) Oracle
2 817 (24.70%) Microsoft
3 327 (9.89%) VMware
4 181 (5.47%) Red Hat
5 136 (4.11%) Cisco
6 118 (3.57%) IBM
7 104 (3.14%) Sybase
8 93 (2.81%) Informatica
9 89 (2.69%) SAP
10 80 (2.42%) NetApp
11 72 (2.18%) HP
12 69 (2.09%) TIBCO
13 60 (1.81%) Tableau
14 56 (1.69%) Cloudera
14 56 (1.69%) EMC
15 50 (1.51%) Google
16 47 (1.42%) Hortonworks
17 44 (1.33%) RedGate
18 43 (1.30%) Citrix
18 43 (1.30%) Cognos
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + 10% + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 35K +Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
Sebben Consulting
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + on call allowance + bonus + great
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Ideal Training
Salary: £31000 - £41000 per annum + Base + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
APM Resources
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday