The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank - 102 92
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.073% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.088% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +7.74%
Database Tuning
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1146 1132 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.45% 82.99% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 754 736 624
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Database Security
2 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (40.00%) Cacti
2 2 (40.00%) Munin
2 2 (40.00%) Imperva
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Foglight
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) RHCE
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Linux

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (40.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Database Security
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (40.00%) Cacti
1 2 (40.00%) Munin
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Foglight
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Imperva
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft