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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 97 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.42% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.49% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1199 1013 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.40% 84.84% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 799 629 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Database Tuning Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 5 (55.56%) Database Security
4 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (55.56%) Reference Data
4 5 (55.56%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (55.56%) Perl
4 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) OLTP
4 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (55.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (33.33%) Nagios
5 3 (33.33%) RHCE
5 3 (33.33%) Replication
5 3 (33.33%) LAMP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (11.11%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (55.56%) OLTP
2 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (11.11%) Essbase
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (55.56%) DBA
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Development Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Reference Data
2 3 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (55.56%) Database Security
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) DRM
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
1 3 (33.33%) Cacti
1 3 (33.33%) Munin
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica