The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 96 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.38% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.43% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £43,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +6.06%
Database Tuning
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1070 1624 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.33% 88.12% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1326 992
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in Cheshire

Database Tuning
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +10 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Database Tuning
North West

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 18 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) T-SQL
4 14 (53.85%) ETL
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (46.15%) Replication
6 10 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (34.62%) High Availability
8 8 (30.77%) Capacity Management
8 8 (30.77%) ITIL
8 8 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
10 6 (23.08%) Teradata
10 6 (23.08%) Finance
10 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
10 6 (23.08%) RainStor
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (19.23%) TDD
11 5 (19.23%) Banking
11 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
11 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
11 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (15.38%) Change Control
12 4 (15.38%) Database Security
13 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (3.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.85%) Big Data
8 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) DBA
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Developer
4 6 (23.08%) ETL Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Administrator
5 5 (19.23%) Database Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Teradata DBA
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Replication
2 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (53.85%) ETL
3 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) High Availability
4 8 (30.77%) Capacity Management
4 8 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
6 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
7 4 (15.38%) Change Control
7 4 (15.38%) Database Security
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
9 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCITP
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
1 2 (7.69%) Foglight
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) RainStor
1 6 (23.08%) Teradata
2 2 (7.69%) Imperva
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft