Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Performance Tuning
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 328 275 253
Rank change year-on-year -53 -22 -56
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 512 860 1,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.94% 1.27% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.37% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 446 630 763
London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £91,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%

Performance Tuning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 50,928 62,857 69,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.12% 92.59% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 40,983 50,533 53,489
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Performance Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Tuning in London

Performance Tuning
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Performance Tuning in London

Performance Tuning
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Tuning in London over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Performance Tuning in London

Performance Tuning
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Tuning within the London region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -4 116 £60,000 - 27
West London +20 45 £50,000 -9.09% 21
South London -24 15 £50,000 -16.67% 2
East London +29 10 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing Performance Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 337 (65.82%) SQL
2 278 (54.30%) SQL Server
3 174 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (31.05%) Finance
5 150 (29.30%) Microsoft
6 148 (28.91%) T-SQL
7 121 (23.63%) Azure
8 120 (23.44%) C#
9 118 (23.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 115 (22.46%) Windows
10 115 (22.46%) DevOps
11 114 (22.27%) Linux
11 114 (22.27%) Business Intelligence
12 99 (19.34%) .NET
13 93 (18.16%) Data Warehouse
14 92 (17.97%) Python
15 90 (17.58%) Oracle
16 89 (17.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 88 (17.19%) AWS
18 86 (16.80%) Java
18 86 (16.80%) ETL
19 82 (16.02%) Data Modelling
20 76 (14.84%) Test Automation
20 76 (14.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 75 (14.65%) Degree
22 71 (13.87%) Git (software)
23 67 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
24 66 (12.89%) Software Engineering
25 64 (12.50%) Scrum
26 62 (12.11%) Disaster Recovery

Performance Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 28 (5.47%) Tomcat
2 22 (4.30%) Apache Spark
3 19 (3.71%) Apache
4 18 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (2.34%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.15%) IIS
7 8 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.17%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.17%) WordPress
9 5 (0.98%) nginx
9 5 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.78%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.78%) CMS
10 4 (0.78%) IPython
10 4 (0.78%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.59%) Tuxedo
11 3 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.59%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.39%) HFM
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.39%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.20%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle AGIS
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 121 (23.63%) Azure
2 88 (17.19%) AWS
3 57 (11.13%) Power Platform
4 24 (4.69%) AWS Lambda
4 24 (4.69%) Serverless
5 22 (4.30%) Office 365
6 20 (3.91%) Amazon SQS
6 20 (3.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 15 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (2.93%) Amazon S3
8 14 (2.73%) GCP
8 14 (2.73%) SaaS
9 12 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 12 (2.34%) Amazon ECS
9 12 (2.34%) Route 53
10 8 (1.56%) IaaS
11 7 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (1.37%) PaaS
12 6 (1.17%) Azure Data Factory
13 5 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.88%) Firewall
2 24 (4.69%) SAN
3 20 (3.91%) Internet
4 17 (3.32%) DNS
5 13 (2.54%) HTTP
6 11 (2.15%) SSL
7 9 (1.76%) FTP
8 8 (1.56%) NAS
9 7 (1.37%) TCP/IP
10 6 (1.17%) DHCP
11 4 (0.78%) SMTP
11 4 (0.78%) VPN
12 3 (0.59%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.59%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.59%) Network Security
12 3 (0.59%) PBX
12 3 (0.59%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.59%) VoIP
13 2 (0.39%) SSH
14 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (54.30%) SQL Server
2 118 (23.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 93 (18.16%) Data Warehouse
4 89 (17.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (14.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 57 (11.13%) Power BI
7 56 (10.94%) Relational Database
8 52 (10.16%) SQL Server 2016
9 50 (9.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 46 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 45 (8.79%) Oracle Database
12 37 (7.23%) SQL Server 2014
13 32 (6.25%) Big Data
13 32 (6.25%) MySQL
14 28 (5.47%) NoSQL
15 26 (5.08%) OLAP
16 25 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
17 24 (4.69%) Hadoop
17 24 (4.69%) RDBMS
18 21 (4.10%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 71 (13.87%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.84%) JIRA
2 35 (6.84%) Visual Studio
3 27 (5.27%) Jenkins
4 26 (5.08%) Subversion
5 16 (3.13%) NUnit
6 14 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (2.54%) Selenium
8 7 (1.37%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.37%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.37%) Toad
9 5 (0.98%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.78%) JUnit
10 4 (0.78%) Moq
10 4 (0.78%) MSTest
10 4 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.59%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.39%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 159 (31.05%) Finance
2 45 (8.79%) Banking
3 27 (5.27%) Law
4 19 (3.71%) Games
5 17 (3.32%) Retail
6 16 (3.13%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.34%) Marketing
8 7 (1.37%) Legal
9 6 (1.17%) Advertising
10 4 (0.78%) Billing
10 4 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.59%) Front Office
11 3 (0.59%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.39%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) iGaming
13 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 217 (42.38%) Developer
2 108 (21.09%) DBA
3 101 (19.73%) SQL Developer
4 92 (17.97%) SQL DBA
5 52 (10.16%) Administrator
6 48 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 45 (8.79%) Database Developer
8 42 (8.20%) Java Developer
9 36 (7.03%) Software Engineer
9 36 (7.03%) SQL Database Developer
10 32 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
11 29 (5.66%) Senior Developer
12 25 (4.88%) Java Engineer
13 24 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 24 (4.69%) Programmer
14 23 (4.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 23 (4.49%) SQL Programmer
14 23 (4.49%) SQL Server DBA
15 22 (4.30%) Analyst
16 21 (4.10%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (19.34%) .NET
2 38 (7.42%) REST
2 38 (7.42%) Web Services
3 36 (7.03%) HTML
4 28 (5.47%) AngularJS
4 28 (5.47%) XML
5 26 (5.08%) Spring
6 24 (4.69%) CSS
7 22 (4.30%) JSON
8 20 (3.91%) .NET Core
9 17 (3.32%) .NET Framework
9 17 (3.32%) ASP.NET
9 17 (3.32%) jQuery
10 16 (3.13%) React
11 15 (2.93%) J2EE
12 14 (2.73%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (2.54%) HTML5
13 13 (2.54%) Kafka
13 13 (2.54%) WCF
14 12 (2.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.57%) Clustering
2 43 (8.40%) Replication
3 38 (7.42%) Algorithms
4 28 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.91%) Linux Command Line
7 18 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (2.93%) Hedge funds
9 14 (2.73%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.15%) Data Centre
10 11 (2.15%) Derivative
11 9 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (1.56%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.56%) User Experience
13 7 (1.37%) Fixed Income
14 6 (1.17%) Credit Risk
15 5 (0.98%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.98%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.78%) Equities
16 4 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 115 (22.46%) Windows
2 114 (22.27%) Linux
3 44 (8.59%) Windows Server
4 32 (6.25%) Unix
5 14 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.59%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.39%) Android
9 2 (0.39%) VyOS
10 1 (0.20%) CentOS
10 1 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (22.46%) DevOps
3 114 (22.27%) Business Intelligence
4 86 (16.80%) ETL
5 82 (16.02%) Data Modelling
6 76 (14.84%) Test Automation
7 67 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (12.89%) Software Engineering
9 64 (12.50%) Scrum
10 62 (12.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 55 (10.74%) Computer Science
11 55 (10.74%) Problem-Solving
12 54 (10.55%) Fintech
13 53 (10.35%) TDD
14 50 (9.77%) High Availability
15 49 (9.57%) Performance Monitoring
16 47 (9.18%) Migration
17 38 (7.42%) Analytics
17 38 (7.42%) Multithreading
18 37 (7.23%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 337 (65.82%) SQL
2 148 (28.91%) T-SQL
3 120 (23.44%) C#
4 92 (17.97%) Python
5 86 (16.80%) Java
6 48 (9.38%) PowerShell
7 39 (7.62%) JavaScript
8 35 (6.84%) PL/SQL
9 24 (4.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 22 (4.30%) C++
10 22 (4.30%) Shell Script
11 18 (3.52%) PHP
12 16 (3.13%) VBA
13 14 (2.73%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.15%) Scala
15 7 (1.37%) Ruby
16 6 (1.17%) Perl
16 6 (1.17%) R
17 5 (0.98%) Go
18 3 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 75 (14.65%) Degree
2 40 (7.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (2.93%) MCSE
5 6 (1.17%) MCP
6 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.39%) CCNP
7 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.39%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.39%) OCP
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) CCNA
8 1 (0.20%) CCSP
8 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) ISEB
8 1 (0.20%) MCSA
8 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.94%) QA
2 10 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.56%) SLA
4 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.98%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.98%) IFRS
6 3 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.39%) PMO
8 1 (0.20%) GDPR
8 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (7.23%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.64%) Docker
3 15 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.59%) Varnish
6 2 (0.39%) HDFS
6 2 (0.39%) Postfix
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.20%) Ceph
7 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.20%) Lustre
7 1 (0.20%) NFS
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.20%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 41 (8.01%) Terraform
2 38 (7.42%) Ansible
3 29 (5.66%) Puppet
4 27 (5.27%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (4.30%) Kubernetes
6 17 (3.32%) SQL Sentry
7 15 (2.93%) Packer
8 13 (2.54%) Nagios
9 7 (1.37%) Rancher
10 6 (1.17%) Prometheus
11 5 (0.98%) Consul
12 4 (0.78%) Data Guard
12 4 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.59%) Control-M
13 3 (0.59%) Grafana
13 3 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.59%) SCCM
14 2 (0.39%) Dollar Universe
14 2 (0.39%) Graphite
14 2 (0.39%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 150 (29.30%) Microsoft
2 90 (17.58%) Oracle
3 23 (4.49%) VMware
4 19 (3.71%) IBM
5 17 (3.32%) Informatica
5 17 (3.32%) TIBCO
6 16 (3.13%) RedGate
7 14 (2.73%) Red Hat
7 14 (2.73%) Veeam
8 13 (2.54%) MuleSoft
8 13 (2.54%) Tableau
9 12 (2.34%) Google
10 11 (2.15%) SAP
11 7 (1.37%) Sybase
12 6 (1.17%) HP
12 6 (1.17%) InterSystems
13 5 (0.98%) Alteryx
13 5 (0.98%) Cloudera
14 4 (0.78%) EXASOL
14 4 (0.78%) Vertica