The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank - 128 -
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.049% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.063% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1505 1582 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.20% 77.89% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1395 1062
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Database Tuning
West Midlands

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 29 July 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) DTS
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (25.00%) Informix
4 1 (25.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Toad
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (25.00%) EMC

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DTS
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Informix
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
1 1 (25.00%) ProC
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
4 1 (25.00%) Administrator
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) EMC