The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 297 299 325
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 18 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.28% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.34% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 13
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +26.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -4.76%
Database Tuning
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9061 9820 9655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.56% 82.02% 80.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7742 8467 8800
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,637 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in the City of London

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Database Tuning Salary Histogram in the City of London

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 29 (85.29%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (67.65%) Oracle
3 22 (64.71%) SQL
4 20 (58.82%) Oracle Database
5 18 (52.94%) UNIX
6 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 16 (47.06%) Linux
7 16 (47.06%) ETL
8 13 (38.24%) Finance
9 11 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (29.41%) ERP
10 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
11 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
11 9 (26.47%) Java
11 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (26.47%) Data Guard
12 8 (23.53%) Database Security
12 8 (23.53%) Analytics
12 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (23.53%) Solaris
13 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
13 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
13 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
14 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
14 6 (17.65%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (17.65%) Oracle Exadata
14 6 (17.65%) OLTP
14 6 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (8.82%) JBoss
1 3 (8.82%) MQSeries
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (17.65%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle Database
2 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
5 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
6 6 (17.65%) Essbase
6 6 (17.65%) OLTP
6 6 (17.65%) OLAP
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (11.76%) DTS
8 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (8.82%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (8.82%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) International Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) DBA
2 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle BI Developer
3 6 (17.65%) OBIEE Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Business Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Technical Support
6 3 (8.82%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) JMS
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Integration
2 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 3 (8.82%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Hedge funds
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) UNIX
2 16 (47.06%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Solaris
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Windows
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (47.06%) ETL
3 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (29.41%) ERP
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Analytics
4 8 (23.53%) Database Security
5 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.65%) CRM
5 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 6 (17.65%) DRM
6 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
6 5 (14.71%) TDD
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (11.76%) Information Management
7 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
3 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.76%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Data Guard
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Foglight
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) Hyperion
3 6 (17.65%) Informatica
4 4 (11.76%) Business Objects
4 4 (11.76%) Siebel
4 4 (11.76%) Teradata
5 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) Sybase
6 1 (2.94%) VMware