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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 299 305 300
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 15 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.37% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 22
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
8938 10016 9253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.18% 82.39% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7732 8531 8371
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 24 (82.76%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (75.86%) Oracle
3 19 (65.52%) Oracle Database
4 17 (58.62%) SQL
4 17 (58.62%) UNIX
5 15 (51.72%) Linux
5 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
6 12 (41.38%) ETL
6 12 (41.38%) Finance
7 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
7 9 (31.03%) Data Guard
8 8 (27.59%) Analytics
8 8 (27.59%) Database Security
8 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (24.14%) ERP
9 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
9 7 (24.14%) Solaris
10 6 (20.69%) CRM
10 6 (20.69%) OLAP
10 6 (20.69%) OLTP
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
10 6 (20.69%) Hyperion
10 6 (20.69%) Informatica
10 6 (20.69%) DRM
10 6 (20.69%) HFM
10 6 (20.69%) Essbase

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (6.90%) IIS
1 2 (6.90%) JBoss
1 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) MQSeries
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (20.69%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) Oracle Database
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
3 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (20.69%) OLAP
4 6 (20.69%) OLTP
4 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
4 6 (20.69%) Essbase
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (6.90%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) DBA
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (31.03%) Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle BI Developer
4 6 (20.69%) OBIEE Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Support
6 2 (6.90%) Sybase DBA
6 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (3.45%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) JMS
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Replication
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) UNIX
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Solaris
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Windows
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (41.38%) ETL
3 8 (27.59%) Analytics
3 8 (27.59%) Database Security
4 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (24.14%) ERP
5 6 (20.69%) CRM
5 6 (20.69%) DRM
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL
9 2 (6.90%) Project Management
9 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.90%) Scrum
9 2 (6.90%) BCP
9 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
3 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Data Guard
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Foglight
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Hyperion
3 6 (20.69%) Informatica
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.45%) Siebel
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Teradata