Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Performance Tuning
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 208 198
Rank change year-on-year -33 -10 -36
Permanent jobs citing Performance Tuning 1082 1241 1603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.44% 1.63% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.80% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1046 1277
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £88,250 £85,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 68732 68845 79948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.62% 90.63% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 52798 59247 67347
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -32 190 £60,000 - 7
East London +19 37 £60,000 -20.00% 2
West London -11 30 £52,500 -12.50% 6
South London +31 28 £40,000 -1.84% 1
North London - 2 £50,814 -
Performance Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 London region with a requirement for Performance Tuning.

1 611 (56.47%) SQL Server
2 590 (54.53%) SQL
3 454 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
4 432 (39.93%) Finance
5 345 (31.89%) Oracle
6 315 (29.11%) Microsoft
7 297 (27.45%) Banking
8 258 (23.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 248 (22.92%) Windows
10 242 (22.37%) ETL
11 235 (21.72%) DevOps
12 233 (21.53%) Linux
13 227 (20.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 223 (20.61%) C#
15 203 (18.76%) .NET
16 198 (18.30%) Asset Management
17 190 (17.56%) T-SQL
18 182 (16.82%) Java
18 182 (16.82%) Degree
19 178 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
20 174 (16.08%) Investment Banking
21 172 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
22 167 (15.43%) Data Warehouse
22 167 (15.43%) JavaScript
23 164 (15.16%) Oracle Database
24 158 (14.60%) Web Services
25 156 (14.42%) Wealth Management
26 151 (13.96%) NoSQL
27 145 (13.40%) Retail Banking
28 140 (12.94%) PowerShell

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 77 (7.12%) IIS
2 44 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (3.70%) Apache
3 40 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 37 (3.42%) Apache Spark
5 36 (3.33%) MS Exchange
6 29 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
7 27 (2.50%) Confluence
8 19 (1.76%) WebLogic
9 18 (1.66%) SAS
10 14 (1.29%) JBoss
10 14 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (1.20%) Tomcat
12 12 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (1.02%) NetWeaver
14 10 (0.92%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (0.83%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.65%) OpenStack
17 6 (0.55%) CloudStack
Applications
1 77 (7.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.74%) SPSS
3 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.11%) Markit EDM
2 11 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.02%) SAP BPC
3 10 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.92%) RiskWrite
4 7 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.46%) Endur
5 5 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.37%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.37%) ION MarketView
6 4 (0.37%) Magento
6 4 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.092%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.092%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.092%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.092%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.092%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.092%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.092%) Primavera
7 1 (0.092%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 131 (12.11%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (7.76%) GitHub
4 21 (1.94%) Heroku
5 16 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (1.48%) SaaS
6 14 (1.29%) IaaS
7 13 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (1.20%) DigitalOcean
7 13 (1.20%) Office 365
8 11 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
9 9 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.74%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.46%) PaaS
12 3 (0.28%) Force.com
12 3 (0.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 3 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 2 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 76 (7.02%) Firewall
2 42 (3.88%) SAN
3 30 (2.77%) DNS
4 25 (2.31%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.66%) LAN
5 18 (1.66%) WAN
6 16 (1.48%) DHCP
6 16 (1.48%) Internet
6 16 (1.48%) Intranet
6 16 (1.48%) Kerberos
7 15 (1.39%) iSCSI
7 15 (1.39%) VPN
8 10 (0.92%) BGP
8 10 (0.92%) VoIP
9 9 (0.83%) LDAP
9 9 (0.83%) NAS
9 9 (0.83%) SNMP
9 9 (0.83%) SSL
10 8 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (0.74%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 611 (56.47%) SQL Server
2 258 (23.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 227 (20.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 167 (15.43%) Data Warehouse
5 164 (15.16%) Oracle Database
6 151 (13.96%) NoSQL
7 121 (11.18%) MongoDB
8 120 (11.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 113 (10.44%) MySQL
10 104 (9.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 104 (9.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 96 (8.87%) Relational Database
12 90 (8.32%) Oracle Database 11g
13 83 (7.67%) BusinessObjects
14 75 (6.93%) SQL Server 2014
15 63 (5.82%) Apache Cassandra
16 62 (5.73%) OLTP
17 61 (5.64%) OLAP
18 60 (5.55%) Hadoop
19 59 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 125 (11.55%) TeamCity
2 103 (9.52%) JIRA
3 76 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 74 (6.84%) Git (software)
5 50 (4.62%) Jenkins
6 46 (4.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 36 (3.33%) Visual Studio
8 25 (2.31%) Subversion
9 24 (2.22%) Eclipse
10 21 (1.94%) MSBuild
11 17 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 15 (1.39%) Bitbucket
12 15 (1.39%) Mockito
12 15 (1.39%) Toad
13 13 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (1.20%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.20%) IntelliJ
14 12 (1.11%) JBehave
14 12 (1.11%) SonarQube
15 11 (1.02%) Travis CI
General
1 432 (39.93%) Finance
2 297 (27.45%) Banking
3 174 (16.08%) Investment Banking
4 145 (13.40%) Retail Banking
5 96 (8.87%) Front Office
6 54 (4.99%) Marketing
7 32 (2.96%) Retail
8 20 (1.85%) Advertising
9 16 (1.48%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.39%) Games
11 12 (1.11%) Telecoms
12 10 (0.92%) Electronics
12 10 (0.92%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.74%) Publishing
14 6 (0.55%) Cantonese Language
14 6 (0.55%) International Banking
14 6 (0.55%) Mandarin Language
15 2 (0.18%) French Language
15 2 (0.18%) German Language
15 2 (0.18%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 456 (42.14%) Developer
2 185 (17.10%) DBA
3 155 (14.33%) SQL DBA
4 112 (10.35%) Administrator
5 109 (10.07%) SQL Developer
6 87 (8.04%) Software Engineer
7 77 (7.12%) Senior Developer
8 70 (6.47%) SQL Server DBA
9 68 (6.28%) Analyst
10 64 (5.91%) MIS Developer
11 53 (4.90%) C# Developer
12 51 (4.71%) Senior Software Engineer
13 50 (4.62%) C# Software Engineer
14 49 (4.53%) Senior C# Software Engineer
15 47 (4.34%) .NET Developer
15 47 (4.34%) Oracle Developer
16 46 (4.25%) DevOps Engineer
17 45 (4.16%) Java Developer
18 41 (3.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 41 (3.79%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (18.76%) .NET
2 158 (14.60%) Web Services
3 122 (11.28%) HTML
4 119 (11.00%) XML
5 103 (9.52%) CSS
6 98 (9.06%) ASP.NET
7 89 (8.23%) AngularJS
8 85 (7.86%) .NET Framework
9 58 (5.36%) React
10 57 (5.27%) Middleware
11 53 (4.90%) jQuery
11 53 (4.90%) KnockoutJS
12 52 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 51 (4.71%) WCF
14 47 (4.34%) RESTful
15 46 (4.25%) XSLT
16 43 (3.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
18 34 (3.14%) HTML5
19 31 (2.87%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 172 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (12.38%) Computer Science
3 104 (9.61%) Replication
4 89 (8.23%) Clustering
5 63 (5.82%) Derivative
6 58 (5.36%) Fintech
7 52 (4.81%) Credit Risk
8 44 (4.07%) Data Centre
9 43 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
9 43 (3.97%) Hedge funds
10 36 (3.33%) User Experience
11 33 (3.05%) Management Information System
12 30 (2.77%) Equities
13 15 (1.39%) Algorithms
13 15 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (1.29%) Public Cloud
15 13 (1.20%) Data Structures
15 13 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
16 12 (1.11%) iSeries
17 11 (1.02%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 248 (22.92%) Windows
2 233 (21.53%) Linux
3 132 (12.20%) Windows Server
4 110 (10.17%) Unix
5 50 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (2.87%) CentOS
8 28 (2.59%) Windows 10
9 25 (2.31%) Solaris
10 22 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (1.57%) Windows 7
12 11 (1.02%) Android
13 10 (0.92%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.83%) Debian
15 8 (0.74%) VMS
16 7 (0.65%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.37%) AIX
19 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
20 2 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (22.37%) ETL
3 235 (21.72%) DevOps
4 198 (18.30%) Asset Management
5 178 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
6 156 (14.42%) Wealth Management
7 125 (11.55%) SDLC
8 118 (10.91%) Scrum
9 112 (10.35%) Analytics
10 102 (9.43%) Software Engineering
11 99 (9.15%) Data Modelling
12 97 (8.96%) ITIL
13 95 (8.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 91 (8.41%) TDD
15 83 (7.67%) MVC
16 79 (7.30%) Mentoring
17 73 (6.75%) Data Integration
18 71 (6.56%) High Availability
19 65 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
19 65 (6.01%) OO
Programming Languages
1 590 (54.53%) SQL
2 223 (20.61%) C#
3 190 (17.56%) T-SQL
4 182 (16.82%) Java
5 167 (15.43%) JavaScript
6 140 (12.94%) PowerShell
7 134 (12.38%) PL/SQL
8 87 (8.04%) Python
9 60 (5.55%) Perl
10 48 (4.44%) Shell Script
11 45 (4.16%) Bash Shell
12 31 (2.87%) PHP
13 25 (2.31%) VBA
14 19 (1.76%) Ruby
15 15 (1.39%) VB
16 14 (1.29%) Scala
17 13 (1.20%) ClojureScript
18 11 (1.02%) R
18 11 (1.02%) VBScript
19 8 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 182 (16.82%) Degree
2 85 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 68 (6.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 45 (4.16%) MCAD
4 45 (4.16%) MCSD
5 24 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 20 (1.85%) MCP
7 17 (1.57%) MCITP
8 16 (1.48%) MCSE
9 9 (0.83%) MCTS
10 8 (0.74%) CEH
10 8 (0.74%) CISSP
10 8 (0.74%) CompTIA Security+
10 8 (0.74%) Security+ Certification
11 7 (0.65%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.65%) Security Cleared
12 6 (0.55%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.55%) RHCE
12 6 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.70%) QA
2 35 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.29%) SLA
4 8 (0.74%) GDPR
4 8 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.55%) EMIR
6 5 (0.46%) MiFID
7 3 (0.28%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.28%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.18%) PMO
8 2 (0.18%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.092%) GCP
System Software
1 65 (6.01%) Active Directory
2 55 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (4.71%) Docker
4 38 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (3.05%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (1.85%) Apache Flume
7 18 (1.66%) XenServer
8 14 (1.29%) vSphere
9 11 (1.02%) Cronacle
9 11 (1.02%) Hyper-V
10 9 (0.83%) iptables
10 9 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (0.74%) Firmware
12 6 (0.55%) Xen
12 6 (0.55%) XenApp
13 5 (0.46%) HDFS
14 4 (0.37%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.37%) KVM
14 4 (0.37%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 59 (5.45%) Ansible
2 58 (5.36%) Puppet
3 51 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (2.68%) Terraform
5 25 (2.31%) Kubernetes
6 22 (2.03%) SCOM
7 21 (1.94%) Perfmon
8 18 (1.66%) Microsoft Clustering
8 18 (1.66%) SCCM
9 17 (1.57%) Nagios
10 15 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
11 13 (1.20%) Cobbler
11 13 (1.20%) Tivoli
12 11 (1.02%) Data Guard
12 11 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 9 (0.83%) CFEngine
13 9 (0.83%) Opsview
14 8 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
14 8 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
14 8 (0.74%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 345 (31.89%) Oracle
2 315 (29.11%) Microsoft
3 67 (6.19%) VMware
4 64 (5.91%) Sybase
5 38 (3.51%) Cisco
5 38 (3.51%) SAP
6 37 (3.42%) Informatica
7 36 (3.33%) RedGate
8 34 (3.14%) Red Hat
9 32 (2.96%) Tableau
10 31 (2.87%) HP
11 20 (1.85%) Google
12 16 (1.48%) Citrix
13 13 (1.20%) Splunk
14 12 (1.11%) Bloomberg
15 11 (1.02%) SolarWinds
16 10 (0.92%) Dell
16 10 (0.92%) New Relic
16 10 (0.92%) Reuters
17 9 (0.83%) Murex