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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Tuning
UK
Rank 230 207 199
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1184 1676 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.40% 1.66% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.88% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 910 1280 1423
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
74927 89028 92672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.30% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 61585 73757 75638
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £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 27 February 2017 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -26 1131 £51,000 +1.49% 135
London -41 453 £60,000 +4.34% 55
South East +3 255 £47,500 - 28
East of England +19 91 £52,500 +10.52% 10
North West +5 91 £41,500 -7.77% 16
City of London -18 77 £60,000 - 6
Surrey +74 70 £45,000 -14.28% 4
West Midlands -6 67 £44,500 +2.29% 12
East Midlands +24 60 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Yorkshire -18 57 £44,000 +3.52% 4
Manchester -16 55 £42,500 -5.55% 10
West Yorkshire +19 53 £44,000 -2.22% 4
South West +10 53 £45,000 +16.12% 4
Hertfordshire +25 46 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Leeds +36 43 £43,250 -3.88% 3
East Sussex +26 33 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Nottingham +17 33 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Nottinghamshire +4 33 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Brighton +23 32 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Buckinghamshire +11 31 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Kent +28 30 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Oxfordshire +8 28 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Hampshire -28 27 £48,000 +6.66% 9
Berkshire -48 27 £55,000 - 5
Essex +22 26 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Scotland +15 26 £45,000 - 4
Milton Keynes +8 26 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire +13 21 £40,750 -14.21% 2
Hatfield +26 19 £60,000 +14.28%
Leatherhead - 19 £42,500 -

Performance Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 1641 (66.87%) SQL
2 1290 (52.57%) SQL Server
3 779 (31.74%) Oracle
4 732 (29.83%) Microsoft
5 646 (26.32%) T-SQL
6 632 (25.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 619 (25.22%) Linux
8 603 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
9 569 (23.19%) Windows
10 551 (22.45%) Finance
11 544 (22.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 453 (18.46%) .NET
13 433 (17.64%) Business Intelligence
14 412 (16.79%) Data Warehouse
15 410 (16.71%) Unix
16 394 (16.06%) Oracle Database
17 389 (15.85%) C#
18 384 (15.65%) SQL Server 2008
19 349 (14.22%) Java
20 332 (13.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 325 (13.24%) Replication
22 317 (12.92%) Web Services
23 315 (12.84%) ETL
24 311 (12.67%) High Availability
25 305 (12.43%) Clustering
26 289 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
27 283 (11.53%) PL/SQL
27 283 (11.53%) Microsoft Azure
28 282 (11.49%) MS Excel
29 281 (11.45%) Windows Server

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
1 245 (9.98%) IIS
2 181 (7.38%) Apache
3 171 (6.97%) WebLogic
4 170 (6.93%) Tomcat
5 131 (5.34%) JBoss
6 96 (3.91%) SharePoint
7 88 (3.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 87 (3.55%) WebSphere
9 58 (2.36%) Oracle Coherence
10 49 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 44 (1.79%) CMS
12 38 (1.55%) Oracle Service Bus
13 37 (1.51%) OpenStack
14 36 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
15 33 (1.34%) Umbraco
16 31 (1.26%) DataSynapse
17 30 (1.22%) NServiceBus
18 29 (1.18%) MS Exchange
19 26 (1.06%) Apache Spark
20 25 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 282 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.30%) MS Office
3 9 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.33%) SPSS
5 2 (0.081%) HipChat
5 2 (0.081%) Simulink
5 2 (0.081%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.041%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 50 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
3 31 (1.26%) RMDS
4 22 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.61%) RiskWrite
7 8 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
7 8 (0.33%) SAP BPC
8 7 (0.29%) ION MarketView
8 7 (0.29%) Magento
8 7 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.24%) FastStats
9 6 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
9 6 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.24%) Sage 1000
10 5 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
10 5 (0.20%) Sage X3
10 5 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
11 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.16%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 283 (11.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 195 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (2.85%) SaaS
4 36 (1.47%) IaaS
5 27 (1.10%) Office 365
6 25 (1.02%) PaaS
7 21 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.37%) GitHub
10 7 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.12%) Akamai
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.081%) G Suite
14 1 (0.041%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.041%) Azure Machine Learning
14 1 (0.041%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.041%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 156 (6.36%) SAN
2 104 (4.24%) Firewall
3 97 (3.95%) TCP/IP
4 95 (3.87%) DNS
5 88 (3.59%) LAN
6 87 (3.55%) NAS
7 83 (3.38%) WAN
8 76 (3.10%) HTTP
9 66 (2.69%) Internet
10 63 (2.57%) Multicast
11 60 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
12 58 (2.36%) FCoE
12 58 (2.36%) LDAP
13 56 (2.28%) iSCSI
14 48 (1.96%) SSL
15 46 (1.87%) DHCP
16 31 (1.26%) Kerberos
16 31 (1.26%) SMTP
17 29 (1.18%) SSH
18 23 (0.94%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1290 (52.57%) SQL Server
2 632 (25.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 544 (22.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 412 (16.79%) Data Warehouse
5 394 (16.06%) Oracle Database
6 384 (15.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 332 (13.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 253 (10.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 238 (9.70%) SQL Server 2014
10 237 (9.66%) Relational Database
11 221 (9.01%) Oracle Database 11g
12 195 (7.95%) MySQL
13 166 (6.76%) Oracle Database 12c
14 164 (6.68%) NoSQL
15 162 (6.60%) RDBMS
16 134 (5.46%) Hadoop
17 129 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
18 126 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 122 (4.97%) OLTP
20 108 (4.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 145 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 126 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 126 (5.13%) JIRA
3 115 (4.69%) Git (software)
4 96 (3.91%) Subversion
5 90 (3.67%) Visual Studio
6 86 (3.50%) TeamCity
7 49 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
8 45 (1.83%) Selenium
9 32 (1.30%) Grunt
10 28 (1.14%) JSUnit
10 28 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 25 (1.02%) JUnit
12 23 (0.94%) Maven
13 21 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
13 21 (0.86%) Toad
14 20 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 19 (0.77%) MSBuild
15 19 (0.77%) Travis CI
16 16 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 551 (22.45%) Finance
2 160 (6.52%) Banking
3 65 (2.65%) Advertising
4 64 (2.61%) Marketing
5 42 (1.71%) Retail
6 41 (1.67%) Investment Banking
7 31 (1.26%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.14%) Games
9 23 (0.94%) Back Office
9 23 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 22 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 20 (0.81%) Legal
12 19 (0.77%) Front Office
13 17 (0.69%) Multimedia
14 14 (0.57%) Music Industry
15 10 (0.41%) Publishing
16 9 (0.37%) Law
17 7 (0.29%) Automotive
17 7 (0.29%) Billing
18 3 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 869 (35.41%) DBA
2 814 (33.17%) Developer
3 598 (24.37%) SQL DBA
4 448 (18.26%) Administrator
5 271 (11.04%) SQL Server DBA
6 270 (11.00%) SQL Developer
7 192 (7.82%) Oracle DBA
8 179 (7.29%) .NET Developer
8 179 (7.29%) Senior Developer
9 167 (6.81%) C# Developer
10 150 (6.11%) Senior DBA
11 129 (5.26%) Architect
12 114 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
13 113 (4.60%) Java Developer
14 112 (4.56%) Analyst
15 104 (4.24%) Senior SQL DBA
16 101 (4.12%) Oracle Developer
17 83 (3.38%) Database Developer
17 83 (3.38%) Linux Engineer
18 77 (3.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (18.46%) .NET
2 317 (12.92%) Web Services
3 189 (7.70%) Middleware
4 177 (7.21%) .NET Framework
5 175 (7.13%) XML
6 173 (7.05%) ASP.NET
7 172 (7.01%) HTML
8 148 (6.03%) REST
9 145 (5.91%) AngularJS
10 137 (5.58%) Entity Framework
11 131 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 131 (5.34%) CSS
12 120 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 106 (4.32%) WCF
14 88 (3.59%) SOAP
15 83 (3.38%) HTML5
16 58 (2.36%) J2EE
17 56 (2.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 56 (2.28%) jQuery
18 55 (2.24%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 325 (13.24%) Replication
2 305 (12.43%) Clustering
3 289 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
4 138 (5.62%) Computer Science
5 87 (3.55%) Data Centre
6 72 (2.93%) User Experience
7 71 (2.89%) Mobile App
8 68 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
9 66 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 60 (2.44%) Blog
11 56 (2.28%) Fintech
12 52 (2.12%) Management Information System
13 40 (1.63%) Fixed Income
13 40 (1.63%) iPad
14 36 (1.47%) Equities
15 31 (1.26%) N-Tier
16 25 (1.02%) Derivative
17 23 (0.94%) Hedge funds
18 21 (0.86%) Algorithms
19 19 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 619 (25.22%) Linux
2 569 (23.19%) Windows
3 410 (16.71%) Unix
4 281 (11.45%) Windows Server
5 130 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 116 (4.73%) Solaris
7 104 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 100 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (1.26%) CentOS
10 25 (1.02%) AIX
11 24 (0.98%) Android
12 20 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 18 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (0.37%) SUSE
15 6 (0.24%) HPUX
16 5 (0.20%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.16%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.12%) VMS
18 3 (0.12%) Windows 10
18 3 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
2 433 (17.64%) Business Intelligence
3 315 (12.84%) ETL
4 311 (12.67%) High Availability
5 271 (11.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 228 (9.29%) ITIL
7 202 (8.23%) Performance Monitoring
8 198 (8.07%) DevOps
9 189 (7.70%) TDD
10 181 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
11 172 (7.01%) Capacity Planning
12 167 (6.81%) Migration
13 166 (6.76%) Data Modelling
14 152 (6.19%) MVC
15 151 (6.15%) Scrum
16 145 (5.91%) Configuration Management
17 139 (5.66%) SOA
18 132 (5.38%) Unit Testing
19 115 (4.69%) Capacity Management
20 109 (4.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1641 (66.87%) SQL
2 646 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 389 (15.85%) C#
4 349 (14.22%) Java
5 283 (11.53%) PL/SQL
6 212 (8.64%) PowerShell
7 200 (8.15%) JavaScript
7 200 (8.15%) Shell Script
8 166 (6.76%) Perl
9 154 (6.28%) Python
10 96 (3.91%) Bash Shell
11 70 (2.85%) Ruby
12 47 (1.92%) PHP
13 44 (1.79%) C++
14 37 (1.51%) VB.NET
15 34 (1.39%) TypeScript
16 29 (1.18%) C
16 29 (1.18%) VB
17 22 (0.90%) VBA
18 17 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 245 (9.98%) Degree
2 168 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 83 (3.38%) Security Cleared
4 80 (3.26%) Oracle Certification
5 77 (3.14%) OCP
6 54 (2.20%) MCSA
7 50 (2.04%) MCSE
8 46 (1.87%) SC Cleared
9 25 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 20 (0.81%) MCITP
11 20 (0.81%) OCA
12 18 (0.73%) CCNA
13 17 (0.69%) MCTS
14 16 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (0.53%) MCP
16 11 (0.45%) CCNP
17 8 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 7 (0.29%) PhD
19 6 (0.24%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (4.28%) QA
2 83 (3.38%) SLA
3 54 (2.20%) PCI DSS
4 42 (1.71%) Data Quality
5 21 (0.86%) PMO
6 8 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.24%) ISO 14001
7 6 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.12%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.081%) MiFID
10 1 (0.041%) Basel III
System Software
1 173 (7.05%) Oracle RAC
2 153 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (4.36%) Active Directory
4 80 (3.26%) Xen
5 79 (3.22%) Hyper-V
6 74 (3.02%) NFS
7 66 (2.69%) Docker
8 58 (2.36%) SRDF
9 55 (2.24%) KVM
10 46 (1.87%) vSphere
11 26 (1.06%) XenServer
12 23 (0.94%) Firmware
12 23 (0.94%) Samba
13 21 (0.86%) iptables
14 20 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
15 19 (0.77%) Job Entry Subsystem
16 15 (0.61%) ISA Server
17 13 (0.53%) VMware ESX
18 12 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
19 10 (0.41%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 166 (6.76%) Puppet
2 150 (6.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 135 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
4 123 (5.01%) Data Guard
5 97 (3.95%) Ansible
6 71 (2.89%) Nagios
7 64 (2.61%) Red Hat Satellite
8 46 (1.87%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 45 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 33 (1.34%) Tivoli
11 31 (1.26%) NetBackup
12 30 (1.22%) Terraform
13 29 (1.18%) CFEngine
13 29 (1.18%) Cobbler
14 27 (1.10%) Cacti
15 24 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
16 22 (0.90%) Perfmon
17 20 (0.81%) Oracle ZFS
17 20 (0.81%) SCCM
18 19 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 779 (31.74%) Oracle
2 732 (29.83%) Microsoft
3 234 (9.54%) VMware
4 180 (7.33%) Red Hat
5 129 (5.26%) NetApp
6 120 (4.89%) IBM
7 107 (4.36%) Cisco
8 92 (3.75%) HP
9 84 (3.42%) Sybase
10 75 (3.06%) Intel
11 69 (2.81%) EMC
12 57 (2.32%) TIBCO
13 49 (2.00%) Talend
14 48 (1.96%) PayPal
15 35 (1.43%) SAP
16 33 (1.34%) Dell
16 33 (1.34%) RedGate
17 32 (1.30%) F5
18 31 (1.26%) Splunk
18 31 (1.26%) Tableau
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Talent International
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + flexi time, work from home option
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + 6% Salary bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: 19 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago