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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 296 303 289
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 13 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 23
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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
8644 8739 8711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.17% 82.90% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7304 7345 7795
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015, 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 24 (96.00%) Oracle
2 20 (80.00%) Finance
3 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 19 (76.00%) Linux
4 17 (68.00%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (64.00%) Oracle Database
5 16 (64.00%) UNIX
6 13 (52.00%) ETL
7 11 (44.00%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (44.00%) Hyperion
8 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (32.00%) InterSystems Cache
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (32.00%) Hedge funds
10 8 (32.00%) JMS
10 8 (32.00%) JBoss
10 8 (32.00%) MQSeries
10 8 (32.00%) Java
10 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
10 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
11 7 (28.00%) Solaris
11 7 (28.00%) Analytics
12 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (24.00%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (24.00%) Marketing
12 6 (24.00%) Degree
12 6 (24.00%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 8 (32.00%) JBoss
1 8 (32.00%) MQSeries
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (20.00%) HFM
3 5 (20.00%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (32.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.00%) Essbase
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.00%) MySQL
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.00%) OLTP
7 1 (4.00%) DB2
7 1 (4.00%) OLAP
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (4.00%) MS Access
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Marketing
3 5 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (12.00%) Private Banking
5 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) DBA
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Technical Support
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Support
4 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle BI Developer
4 5 (20.00%) OBIEE Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) JMS
2 2 (8.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Hedge funds
2 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.00%) Replication
5 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) UNIX
3 7 (28.00%) Solaris
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (52.00%) ETL
3 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (28.00%) Analytics
5 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 5 (20.00%) Product Management
6 5 (20.00%) DRM
6 5 (20.00%) CRM
6 5 (20.00%) ERP
7 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Change Management
9 2 (8.00%) ITIL
9 2 (8.00%) Project Management
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
10 1 (4.00%) Database Security
10 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) VCP4
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) Hyperion
3 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.00%) Informatica
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) IBM