The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Performance Tuning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Tuning over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 208 198
Rank change year-on-year -24 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1147 1610 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.43% 1.64% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.86% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 862 1270 1304
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Performance Tuning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71495 86758 87192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.14% 88.63% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59324 72606 71305
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Performance Tuning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in England

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in England.

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in England

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in England

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
London -40 460 £60,000 +4.34% 45
South East +1 256 £47,500 - 32
East of England +42 101 £50,000 +17.64% 16
North West -6 85 £42,500 -5.55% 12
West Midlands +4 66 £45,000 -0.55% 10
South West +17 59 £42,500 +9.67% 11
Yorkshire -26 59 £43,250 +8.12% 9
East Midlands +20 58 £42,500 -5.55% 11
North East +3 3 £70,000 +75.00% 3
Performance Tuning
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 across the England region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 1542 (67.31%) SQL
2 1198 (52.29%) SQL Server
3 710 (30.99%) Oracle
4 658 (28.72%) Microsoft
5 591 (25.80%) T-SQL
6 588 (25.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 582 (25.40%) Linux
8 569 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
9 564 (24.62%) Windows
10 546 (23.83%) Finance
11 526 (22.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 426 (18.59%) Business Intelligence
13 377 (16.46%) Data Warehouse
14 376 (16.41%) .NET
15 375 (16.37%) Unix
16 369 (16.11%) Oracle Database
17 337 (14.71%) Java
18 325 (14.19%) SQL Server 2008
19 322 (14.05%) High Availability
20 319 (13.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 316 (13.79%) C#
22 310 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
23 305 (13.31%) Replication
23 305 (13.31%) Clustering
24 287 (12.53%) ETL
24 287 (12.53%) Windows Server
25 280 (12.22%) Disaster Recovery
26 278 (12.13%) PL/SQL
27 249 (10.87%) MS Excel
28 248 (10.82%) Web Services

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 212 (9.25%) IIS
2 144 (6.29%) Apache
3 138 (6.02%) Tomcat
3 138 (6.02%) WebLogic
4 102 (4.45%) SharePoint
5 101 (4.41%) JBoss
6 86 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 77 (3.36%) WebSphere
8 51 (2.23%) Oracle Coherence
9 42 (1.83%) CMS
9 42 (1.83%) Oracle Service Bus
10 41 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 37 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
12 35 (1.53%) MS Exchange
13 34 (1.48%) OpenStack
14 31 (1.35%) DataSynapse
15 30 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
15 30 (1.31%) Umbraco
16 29 (1.27%) Apache Spark
17 25 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 249 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.48%) MS Office
3 9 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.31%) SPSS
5 2 (0.087%) HipChat
5 2 (0.087%) Simulink
6 1 (0.044%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 46 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
2 41 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
3 31 (1.35%) RMDS
4 20 (0.87%) RiskWrite
5 19 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
6 16 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (0.39%) ION MarketView
8 8 (0.35%) Magento
8 8 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
8 8 (0.35%) Sage X3
9 6 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.22%) FastStats
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
11 4 (0.17%) Markit EDM
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (0.13%) OpenCart
12 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.13%) Sage 1000
12 3 (0.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 241 (10.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 177 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (2.88%) SaaS
4 32 (1.40%) IaaS
4 32 (1.40%) PaaS
5 28 (1.22%) Office 365
6 22 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.61%) GitHub
8 13 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.13%) Akamai
12 2 (0.087%) Firebase
12 2 (0.087%) G Suite
12 2 (0.087%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.044%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.044%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.044%) Bluemix
13 1 (0.044%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 155 (6.77%) SAN
2 114 (4.98%) Firewall
3 106 (4.63%) DNS
4 97 (4.23%) TCP/IP
5 94 (4.10%) LAN
6 85 (3.71%) WAN
7 84 (3.67%) NAS
8 74 (3.23%) HTTP
9 62 (2.71%) Internet
10 57 (2.49%) DHCP
10 57 (2.49%) Multicast
11 53 (2.31%) iSCSI
12 52 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
12 52 (2.27%) LDAP
13 51 (2.23%) FCoE
14 49 (2.14%) SSL
15 38 (1.66%) VPN
16 33 (1.44%) SMTP
17 30 (1.31%) Kerberos
18 29 (1.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1198 (52.29%) SQL Server
2 588 (25.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 526 (22.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 377 (16.46%) Data Warehouse
5 369 (16.11%) Oracle Database
6 325 (14.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 319 (13.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 229 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 225 (9.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 208 (9.08%) Relational Database
11 190 (8.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 179 (7.81%) MySQL
13 165 (7.20%) NoSQL
14 163 (7.11%) Oracle Database 12c
15 148 (6.46%) RDBMS
16 130 (5.67%) Hadoop
17 121 (5.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 110 (4.80%) SQL Server 2005
19 104 (4.54%) MongoDB
20 100 (4.36%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 132 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 126 (5.50%) Git (software)
3 122 (5.33%) Jenkins
4 107 (4.67%) JIRA
5 88 (3.84%) Visual Studio
6 85 (3.71%) TeamCity
7 72 (3.14%) Subversion
8 44 (1.92%) Selenium
9 36 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
10 30 (1.31%) Grunt
11 25 (1.09%) JUnit
12 23 (1.00%) Eclipse
12 23 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 21 (0.92%) JSUnit
13 21 (0.92%) MSBuild
13 21 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
14 20 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (0.87%) VersionOne
15 19 (0.83%) Travis CI
16 18 (0.79%) Gradle
General
1 546 (23.83%) Finance
2 161 (7.03%) Banking
3 72 (3.14%) Marketing
4 69 (3.01%) Advertising
5 42 (1.83%) Retail
6 33 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 31 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.31%) Back Office
9 21 (0.92%) Games
10 18 (0.79%) Financial Institution
11 17 (0.74%) Front Office
12 16 (0.70%) Music Industry
13 15 (0.65%) Legal
13 15 (0.65%) Multimedia
14 13 (0.57%) Billing
14 13 (0.57%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.44%) Publishing
16 8 (0.35%) Law
17 7 (0.31%) Automotive
18 4 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 842 (36.75%) DBA
2 716 (31.25%) Developer
3 588 (25.67%) SQL DBA
4 462 (20.17%) Administrator
5 268 (11.70%) SQL Server DBA
6 218 (9.52%) SQL Developer
7 168 (7.33%) Oracle DBA
8 148 (6.46%) Senior DBA
9 133 (5.81%) Senior Developer
10 128 (5.59%) .NET Developer
11 122 (5.33%) C# Developer
12 117 (5.11%) Architect
13 116 (5.06%) Analyst
14 114 (4.98%) Java Developer
15 102 (4.45%) Senior SQL DBA
16 95 (4.15%) Oracle Developer
17 81 (3.54%) Database Developer
18 77 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
19 76 (3.32%) Linux Engineer
20 69 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (16.41%) .NET
2 248 (10.82%) Web Services
3 178 (7.77%) Middleware
4 176 (7.68%) HTML
5 165 (7.20%) XML
6 147 (6.42%) ASP.NET
7 135 (5.89%) .NET Framework
8 134 (5.85%) AngularJS
9 131 (5.72%) CSS
10 105 (4.58%) REST
11 102 (4.45%) Entity Framework
12 95 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 93 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 81 (3.54%) SOAP
15 76 (3.32%) WCF
16 74 (3.23%) HTML5
17 65 (2.84%) jQuery
18 51 (2.23%) J2EE
18 51 (2.23%) Oracle Fusion
19 49 (2.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 310 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 305 (13.31%) Clustering
2 305 (13.31%) Replication
3 141 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 87 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 73 (3.19%) User Experience
6 66 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 64 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 60 (2.62%) Fintech
9 50 (2.18%) Mobile App
10 49 (2.14%) Management Information System
11 42 (1.83%) Blog
11 42 (1.83%) Fixed Income
12 41 (1.79%) iPad
13 36 (1.57%) N-Tier
14 27 (1.18%) Equities
15 23 (1.00%) Algorithms
15 23 (1.00%) Hedge funds
15 23 (1.00%) iSeries
16 22 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 582 (25.40%) Linux
2 564 (24.62%) Windows
3 375 (16.37%) Unix
4 287 (12.53%) Windows Server
5 125 (5.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 110 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 101 (4.41%) Solaris
8 94 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (1.35%) CentOS
10 28 (1.22%) AIX
11 25 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (0.92%) Android
13 20 (0.87%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.48%) HPUX
15 9 (0.39%) SUSE
16 7 (0.31%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.22%) VyOS
18 4 (0.17%) Windows 7
19 3 (0.13%) Windows XP
20 2 (0.087%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
2 426 (18.59%) Business Intelligence
3 322 (14.05%) High Availability
4 287 (12.53%) ETL
5 280 (12.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 229 (10.00%) ITIL
7 205 (8.95%) Performance Monitoring
8 180 (7.86%) DevOps
9 178 (7.77%) Capacity Planning
10 176 (7.68%) Continuous Integration
11 159 (6.94%) Data Modelling
12 153 (6.68%) Migration
13 152 (6.63%) Scrum
13 152 (6.63%) TDD
14 135 (5.89%) Configuration Management
15 133 (5.81%) MVC
16 128 (5.59%) SOA
17 116 (5.06%) Analytics
18 115 (5.02%) Unit Testing
19 113 (4.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1542 (67.31%) SQL
2 591 (25.80%) T-SQL
3 337 (14.71%) Java
4 316 (13.79%) C#
5 278 (12.13%) PL/SQL
6 214 (9.34%) PowerShell
7 207 (9.04%) JavaScript
8 179 (7.81%) Shell Script
9 152 (6.63%) Perl
10 141 (6.15%) Python
11 85 (3.71%) Bash Shell
12 68 (2.97%) Ruby
13 42 (1.83%) PHP
14 41 (1.79%) C++
15 31 (1.35%) TypeScript
16 29 (1.27%) VB.NET
17 26 (1.13%) VB
18 23 (1.00%) C
19 16 (0.70%) VBScript
20 15 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 225 (9.82%) Degree
2 165 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 69 (3.01%) Oracle Certification
4 64 (2.79%) MCSE
4 64 (2.79%) OCP
5 49 (2.14%) MCSA
6 46 (2.01%) Security Cleared
7 35 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 34 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (1.44%) SC Cleared
10 24 (1.05%) OCA
11 21 (0.92%) MCTS
12 20 (0.87%) CCNA
12 20 (0.87%) MCITP
13 18 (0.79%) CCNP
14 15 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (0.57%) MCP
16 8 (0.35%) CCVP
16 8 (0.35%) PhD
17 7 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (4.58%) QA
2 90 (3.93%) SLA
3 61 (2.66%) PCI DSS
4 39 (1.70%) Data Quality
5 23 (1.00%) PMO
6 11 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.35%) ISO 14001
9 7 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.22%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.087%) MiFID
12 1 (0.044%) Basel III
12 1 (0.044%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 158 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
2 156 (6.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (4.98%) Active Directory
4 81 (3.54%) Hyper-V
5 73 (3.19%) Xen
6 68 (2.97%) Docker
7 64 (2.79%) NFS
8 53 (2.31%) KVM
9 51 (2.23%) SRDF
10 37 (1.62%) vSphere
11 27 (1.18%) XenServer
12 19 (0.83%) Firmware
12 19 (0.83%) ISA Server
12 19 (0.83%) Samba
13 18 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
14 17 (0.74%) iptables
15 15 (0.65%) Job Entry Subsystem
16 12 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
16 12 (0.52%) VMware ESX
17 10 (0.44%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 145 (6.33%) Puppet
2 130 (5.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 123 (5.37%) Opscode Chef
4 106 (4.63%) Data Guard
5 96 (4.19%) Ansible
6 68 (2.97%) Nagios
7 62 (2.71%) Red Hat Satellite
8 50 (2.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 45 (1.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 32 (1.40%) CFEngine
11 30 (1.31%) Tivoli
12 27 (1.18%) Terraform
13 25 (1.09%) Cobbler
14 24 (1.05%) Cacti
14 24 (1.05%) NetBackup
15 21 (0.92%) Kubernetes
16 19 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
16 19 (0.83%) SCCM
16 19 (0.83%) SELinux
17 17 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 710 (30.99%) Oracle
2 658 (28.72%) Microsoft
3 213 (9.30%) VMware
4 172 (7.51%) Red Hat
5 119 (5.19%) IBM
6 116 (5.06%) NetApp
7 111 (4.85%) Cisco
8 91 (3.97%) HP
9 84 (3.67%) Sybase
10 72 (3.14%) Intel
11 64 (2.79%) EMC
12 48 (2.10%) TIBCO
13 41 (1.79%) Dell
14 39 (1.70%) Tableau
15 36 (1.57%) Talend
16 32 (1.40%) Splunk
17 31 (1.35%) New Relic
18 30 (1.31%) SAP
19 29 (1.27%) RedGate
20 27 (1.18%) Sun
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £30,776 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + 10%bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Excellent Benefits, Med
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
onezeero.
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago