The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 128 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.097% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
Database Tuning
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1711 1502 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.86% 79.89% 73.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1329 1065
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the Birmingham region.

Database Tuning Salary Trend in Birmingham

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Database Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Database Tuning.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Foglight
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) BODI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Database Tuning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Database Tuning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) BODI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft