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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 207 166
Rank change year-on-year -52 -41  
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1111 1512 2091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.33% 1.64% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.84% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 850 1209 1672
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  

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 74928 81969 91691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.68% 88.98% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 249802 287097 299995
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Performance Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 June 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 June 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 -73 528 £57,500 -4.16% 45
South East +18 208 £47,000 -6.00% 14
North of England -24 133 £44,000 +10.00% 25
East of England +29 115 £47,500 -13.63% 10
Midlands -26 89 £47,500 +11.76% 13
North West -7 73 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Yorkshire -46 57 £45,500 +13.75% 6
West Midlands -15 47 £47,500 +0.52% 9
South West -1 45 £47,500 +21.01% 6
East Midlands +14 42 £45,000 +20.00% 3
North East +13 3 £42,500 +6.38% 4
Performance Tuning
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1475 (65.32%) SQL
2 1208 (53.50%) SQL Server
3 669 (29.63%) Oracle
4 649 (28.74%) Microsoft
5 605 (26.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 592 (26.22%) T-SQL
7 567 (25.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 561 (24.84%) Linux
9 520 (23.03%) Finance
10 518 (22.94%) Windows
11 516 (22.85%) Agile Software Development
12 458 (20.28%) Business Intelligence
13 380 (16.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 376 (16.65%) Data Warehouse
15 362 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
16 354 (15.68%) .NET
17 337 (14.92%) Java
18 336 (14.88%) ETL
19 324 (14.35%) Oracle Database
20 321 (14.22%) High Availability
21 296 (13.11%) Unix
22 290 (12.84%) C#
23 289 (12.80%) Disaster Recovery
24 285 (12.62%) SQL Server 2008
25 274 (12.13%) Replication
26 273 (12.09%) PL/SQL
27 272 (12.05%) Windows Server
28 265 (11.74%) Clustering
29 255 (11.29%) JavaScript
30 243 (10.76%) DevOps

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
1 143 (6.33%) IIS
2 98 (4.34%) SharePoint
3 82 (3.63%) Apache
4 80 (3.54%) WebLogic
5 67 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 59 (2.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 57 (2.52%) WebSphere
8 51 (2.26%) JBoss
9 46 (2.04%) Apache Spark
10 40 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
11 37 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
12 32 (1.42%) MS Exchange
13 30 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
14 29 (1.28%) Confluence
15 27 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
16 26 (1.15%) CMS
17 25 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
18 22 (0.97%) OpenStack
19 20 (0.89%) CloudStack
20 19 (0.84%) SAS
Applications
1 60 (2.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.49%) SPSS
4 7 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.089%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 31 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
3 22 (0.97%) RiskWrite
4 9 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.40%) Magento
4 9 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.31%) ION MarketView
5 7 (0.31%) RMDS
5 7 (0.31%) Sage X3
6 6 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.22%) SAP APO
7 5 (0.22%) SAP R/3
8 4 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.18%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.13%) OpenCart
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 227 (10.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 157 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (3.14%) SaaS
4 52 (2.30%) GitHub
5 32 (1.42%) IaaS
6 24 (1.06%) PaaS
7 20 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (0.89%) Office 365
8 15 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.13%) Bluemix
13 3 (0.13%) Firebase
14 2 (0.089%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.089%) Boomi
14 2 (0.089%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (5.23%) Firewall
2 115 (5.09%) SAN
3 87 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 84 (3.72%) DNS
5 70 (3.10%) LAN
6 61 (2.70%) WAN
7 59 (2.61%) Internet
8 57 (2.52%) DHCP
9 48 (2.13%) VPN
10 42 (1.86%) HTTP
11 35 (1.55%) LDAP
11 35 (1.55%) VoIP
12 31 (1.37%) iSCSI
12 31 (1.37%) SNMP
13 28 (1.24%) NAS
13 28 (1.24%) SSH
14 27 (1.20%) SSL
15 26 (1.15%) Kerberos
16 25 (1.11%) Intranet
17 23 (1.02%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1208 (53.50%) SQL Server
2 605 (26.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 567 (25.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 380 (16.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 376 (16.65%) Data Warehouse
6 324 (14.35%) Oracle Database
7 285 (12.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 240 (10.63%) SQL Server 2014
9 225 (9.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 220 (9.74%) Relational Database
11 199 (8.81%) NoSQL
12 183 (8.10%) MySQL
13 155 (6.86%) Oracle Database 12c
14 153 (6.78%) Oracle Database 11g
15 149 (6.60%) RDBMS
16 140 (6.20%) Hadoop
17 136 (6.02%) MongoDB
18 128 (5.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 120 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
20 110 (4.87%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 157 (6.95%) Git (software)
2 121 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 119 (5.27%) JIRA
4 101 (4.47%) TeamCity
5 96 (4.25%) Jenkins
6 87 (3.85%) Visual Studio
7 71 (3.14%) Subversion
8 49 (2.17%) Eclipse
9 22 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
9 22 (0.97%) VersionOne
10 21 (0.93%) Bitbucket
10 21 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 19 (0.84%) Mockito
12 18 (0.80%) Gradle
12 18 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
12 18 (0.80%) Selenium
13 17 (0.75%) JUnit
13 17 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
14 15 (0.66%) IntelliJ
15 14 (0.62%) JBehave
General
1 520 (23.03%) Finance
2 210 (9.30%) Banking
3 109 (4.83%) Retail
4 90 (3.99%) Marketing
5 54 (2.39%) Investment Banking
6 49 (2.17%) Advertising
7 35 (1.55%) Retail Banking
8 31 (1.37%) Publishing
9 28 (1.24%) Back Office
10 22 (0.97%) Front Office
10 22 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.71%) Games
12 15 (0.66%) Music Industry
13 14 (0.62%) Automotive
14 11 (0.49%) Billing
14 11 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.35%) Telecoms
16 6 (0.27%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.22%) Legal
18 4 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 814 (36.05%) DBA
2 738 (32.68%) Developer
3 576 (25.51%) SQL DBA
4 489 (21.66%) Administrator
5 286 (12.67%) SQL Server DBA
6 213 (9.43%) SQL Developer
7 147 (6.51%) Oracle DBA
8 146 (6.47%) Senior Developer
9 136 (6.02%) Senior DBA
10 112 (4.96%) .NET Developer
10 112 (4.96%) Analyst
11 108 (4.78%) Java Developer
12 102 (4.52%) Senior SQL DBA
13 100 (4.43%) C# Developer
14 96 (4.25%) Oracle Developer
15 77 (3.41%) Systems Administrator
16 76 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
17 75 (3.32%) Database Developer
18 71 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
19 65 (2.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (15.68%) .NET
2 190 (8.41%) HTML
3 181 (8.02%) Web Services
4 167 (7.40%) CSS
5 166 (7.35%) XML
6 164 (7.26%) ASP.NET
7 111 (4.92%) AngularJS
8 109 (4.83%) .NET Framework
9 108 (4.78%) Middleware
10 89 (3.94%) RESTful
11 75 (3.32%) jQuery
12 74 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 74 (3.28%) Entity Framework
13 65 (2.88%) Spring
14 63 (2.79%) WCF
15 58 (2.57%) SOAP
16 57 (2.52%) HTML5
17 56 (2.48%) REST
18 51 (2.26%) MDX
19 46 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 362 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
2 274 (12.13%) Replication
3 265 (11.74%) Clustering
4 149 (6.60%) Computer Science
5 72 (3.19%) Data Centre
6 68 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
7 54 (2.39%) Fintech
8 53 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 46 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
10 42 (1.86%) User Experience
11 41 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 33 (1.46%) N-Tier
13 31 (1.37%) Mobile App
14 30 (1.33%) Client/Server
15 26 (1.15%) Fixed Income
15 26 (1.15%) Hedge funds
15 26 (1.15%) iSeries
16 25 (1.11%) Derivative
16 25 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
17 24 (1.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 561 (24.84%) Linux
2 518 (22.94%) Windows
3 296 (13.11%) Unix
4 272 (12.05%) Windows Server
5 118 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 93 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 73 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 60 (2.66%) Solaris
9 33 (1.46%) CentOS
10 28 (1.24%) AIX
11 27 (1.20%) Android
12 20 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (0.80%) Apple iOS
14 15 (0.66%) Windows 7
15 14 (0.62%) HPUX
16 10 (0.44%) Windows 10
17 9 (0.40%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.35%) Debian
19 7 (0.31%) Mac OS
19 7 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 516 (22.85%) Agile Software Development
2 458 (20.28%) Business Intelligence
3 336 (14.88%) ETL
4 321 (14.22%) High Availability
5 289 (12.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 243 (10.76%) DevOps
7 200 (8.86%) ITIL
8 198 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 172 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
10 170 (7.53%) Data Modelling
11 155 (6.86%) Migration
12 151 (6.69%) Analytics
13 150 (6.64%) Mentoring
14 148 (6.55%) SDLC
15 143 (6.33%) Scrum
16 125 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
17 120 (5.31%) OO
18 117 (5.18%) MVC
19 112 (4.96%) Statistics
20 110 (4.87%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1475 (65.32%) SQL
2 592 (26.22%) T-SQL
3 337 (14.92%) Java
4 290 (12.84%) C#
5 273 (12.09%) PL/SQL
6 255 (11.29%) JavaScript
7 230 (10.19%) PowerShell
8 174 (7.71%) Shell Script
9 165 (7.31%) Python
10 110 (4.87%) Perl
11 84 (3.72%) Bash Shell
12 52 (2.30%) Ruby
13 45 (1.99%) PHP
14 31 (1.37%) C++
14 31 (1.37%) VB.NET
15 26 (1.15%) C
16 22 (0.97%) VB
17 20 (0.89%) VBScript
18 17 (0.75%) Korn
18 17 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 204 (9.03%) Degree
2 164 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 75 (3.32%) MCSE
4 67 (2.97%) Oracle Certification
5 58 (2.57%) Security Cleared
6 52 (2.30%) OCP
7 44 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 37 (1.64%) MCITP
8 37 (1.64%) MCTS
9 36 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
9 36 (1.59%) MCSA
10 35 (1.55%) SC Cleared
11 28 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (1.11%) OCA
13 23 (1.02%) DV Cleared
14 22 (0.97%) CCNP
15 13 (0.58%) Master's Degree
16 11 (0.49%) CCNA
17 10 (0.44%) CCVP
17 10 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (3.94%) QA
2 74 (3.28%) SLA
3 60 (2.66%) Data Quality
4 38 (1.68%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.75%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (0.71%) PMO
7 15 (0.66%) ISO 14001
8 13 (0.58%) GDPR
9 6 (0.27%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.089%) MiFID
12 1 (0.044%) Basel III
12 1 (0.044%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.044%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.044%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 134 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 106 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (4.56%) Oracle RAC
4 43 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 42 (1.86%) Xen
6 41 (1.82%) XenServer
7 40 (1.77%) Docker
8 32 (1.42%) vSphere
9 31 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
10 30 (1.33%) KVM
11 16 (0.71%) NFS
12 15 (0.66%) ISA Server
13 14 (0.62%) HDFS
13 14 (0.62%) SRDF
13 14 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
14 13 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 13 (0.58%) iptables
15 8 (0.35%) Apache Flume
15 8 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
16 7 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 104 (4.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 94 (4.16%) Puppet
3 86 (3.81%) Data Guard
4 83 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
5 71 (3.14%) Ansible
6 62 (2.75%) Nagios
7 47 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 32 (1.42%) Failover Clustering
9 30 (1.33%) Terraform
10 28 (1.24%) Opsview
11 27 (1.20%) Tivoli
12 24 (1.06%) SCOM
13 22 (0.97%) Cobbler
13 22 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
14 21 (0.93%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
15 19 (0.84%) CFEngine
15 19 (0.84%) SELinux
16 16 (0.71%) Icinga
17 15 (0.66%) Control-M
17 15 (0.66%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 669 (29.63%) Oracle
2 649 (28.74%) Microsoft
3 167 (7.40%) VMware
4 139 (6.16%) Red Hat
5 84 (3.72%) Cisco
6 80 (3.54%) IBM
7 61 (2.70%) HP
8 56 (2.48%) Sybase
9 54 (2.39%) Tableau
10 41 (1.82%) NetApp
11 36 (1.59%) Google
12 34 (1.51%) SAP
13 31 (1.37%) Dell
14 29 (1.28%) Facebook
15 28 (1.24%) Informatica
16 27 (1.20%) Citrix
17 25 (1.11%) SolarWinds
18 24 (1.06%) Intel
19 23 (1.02%) EMC
20 21 (0.93%) Juniper
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Exceptional benefits and company cul
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Verelogic IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Radstock, Avon
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bluewolf
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday