The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 716 709 700
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 152 194 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 124 146 140
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Database Tuning
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85861 88913 83710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.17% 82.37% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70389 72034 69820
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in England

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in England

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in England

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Database Tuning Salary Histogram in England

Database Tuning
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 72 £55,000 - 9
South East -24 24 £47,500 +8.57% 1
North West +10 18 £42,500 +3.03% 1
West Midlands -4 14 £38,750 -13.88%
Yorkshire -6 10 £37,500 +7.14% 3
South West -13 10 £36,000 +20.00%
East Midlands +12 2 £39,500 -12.22% 1
East of England -5 1 £60,000 +33.33%
North East - 1 £55,000 -
Database Tuning
UK

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 218 (72.91%) SQL
2 193 (64.55%) SQL Server
3 192 (64.21%) Performance Tuning
4 138 (46.15%) Oracle
5 103 (34.45%) Finance
6 95 (31.77%) Oracle Database
7 89 (29.77%) T-SQL
8 84 (28.09%) Microsoft
9 80 (26.76%) Replication
10 76 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 70 (23.41%) Windows
11 70 (23.41%) Relational Database
12 61 (20.40%) Linux
13 60 (20.07%) Database Security
14 59 (19.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 58 (19.40%) PL/SQL
15 58 (19.40%) Clustering
16 57 (19.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 52 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
18 48 (16.05%) UNIX
18 48 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
19 46 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
20 45 (15.05%) ITIL
20 45 (15.05%) Data Guard
21 44 (14.72%) RDBMS
22 43 (14.38%) MS Excel
23 39 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
24 38 (12.71%) Degree
24 38 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
25 37 (12.37%) Java

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 19 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.35%) IIS
3 11 (3.68%) Apache
4 9 (3.01%) JBoss
5 8 (2.68%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.01%) MQSeries
7 5 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.67%) JCAPS
8 3 (1.00%) nginx
9 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 43 (14.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (8.36%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (3.34%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (3.34%) HFM
3 9 (3.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (3.01%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.67%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.67%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.68%) WAN
1 8 (2.68%) Internet
2 5 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.00%) Network Security
4 2 (0.67%) SAN
5 1 (0.33%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.33%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (64.55%) SQL Server
2 95 (31.77%) Oracle Database
3 76 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 70 (23.41%) Relational Database
5 59 (19.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (19.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 52 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 44 (14.72%) RDBMS
10 39 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
11 33 (11.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 33 (11.04%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (10.70%) SQL Server 2005
13 30 (10.03%) Oracle Database 12c
14 25 (8.36%) Oracle ODI
14 25 (8.36%) Oracle9i Database
15 22 (7.36%) MySQL
16 18 (6.02%) DB2
16 18 (6.02%) OLAP
17 16 (5.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (3.34%) Subversion
2 8 (2.68%) Rational Performance Tester
2 8 (2.68%) LoadRunner
2 8 (2.68%) Facilita Forecast
3 4 (1.34%) Toad
4 3 (1.00%) Hudson
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.00%) NUnit
4 3 (1.00%) JUnit
5 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.33%) YouTrack
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.33%) JIRA
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 103 (34.45%) Finance
2 23 (7.69%) Banking
3 14 (4.68%) Marketing
4 10 (3.34%) Retail
5 9 (3.01%) Legal
5 9 (3.01%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.68%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.34%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.00%) Billing
10 3 (1.00%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.67%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 214 (71.57%) DBA
2 129 (43.14%) SQL DBA
3 87 (29.10%) Administrator
4 65 (21.74%) Oracle DBA
5 55 (18.39%) Developer
6 35 (11.71%) SQL Server DBA
7 21 (7.02%) Oracle Developer
7 21 (7.02%) SQL Developer
8 18 (6.02%) Senior DBA
9 13 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 11 (3.68%) Tester
10 11 (3.68%) Junior
10 11 (3.68%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 11 (3.68%) Senior SQL DBA
11 9 (3.01%) Oracle BI Developer
11 9 (3.01%) OBIEE Developer
12 8 (2.68%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 8 (2.68%) QA Tester
12 8 (2.68%) Performance Tester
12 8 (2.68%) LoadRunner Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.70%) .NET
2 30 (10.03%) Web Services
3 23 (7.69%) XML
4 13 (4.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 6 (2.01%) .NET Framework
5 6 (2.01%) LINQ
5 6 (2.01%) JMS
5 6 (2.01%) Middleware
5 6 (2.01%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.67%) CSS
6 5 (1.67%) JSF
6 5 (1.67%) jQuery
6 5 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (1.67%) HTML
6 5 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (0.67%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 2 (0.67%) J2EE
8 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.33%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 80 (26.76%) Replication
2 58 (19.40%) Clustering
3 38 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.02%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.01%) Statistics
7 8 (2.68%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.68%) Open Source
8 7 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.34%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.01%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.34%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.00%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.67%) Kindle
12 2 (0.67%) NHS
13 1 (0.33%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 70 (23.41%) Windows
2 61 (20.40%) Linux
3 48 (16.05%) UNIX
4 35 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.01%) Solaris
8 8 (2.68%) Windows XP
8 8 (2.68%) Windows Vista
8 8 (2.68%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.68%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.33%) zOS
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (64.21%) Performance Tuning
2 60 (20.07%) Database Security
3 48 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (15.05%) ITIL
5 36 (12.04%) ETL
5 36 (12.04%) Change Management
6 35 (11.71%) Capacity Planning
7 34 (11.37%) Capacity Management
8 29 (9.70%) Service Delivery
9 27 (9.03%) Change Control
10 24 (8.03%) Database Mirroring
11 23 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
13 19 (6.35%) Performance Monitoring
14 17 (5.69%) Kimball Methodology
14 17 (5.69%) Migration
14 17 (5.69%) Incident Management
15 15 (5.02%) CRM
16 14 (4.68%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 218 (72.91%) SQL
2 89 (29.77%) T-SQL
3 58 (19.40%) PL/SQL
4 37 (12.37%) Java
5 21 (7.02%) C#
5 21 (7.02%) Shell Script
6 14 (4.68%) Perl
7 13 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.34%) Python
9 8 (2.68%) C
10 6 (2.01%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.33%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) VBA
11 1 (0.33%) PHP
11 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (12.71%) Degree
2 30 (10.03%) Security Cleared
3 27 (9.03%) SC Cleared
4 17 (5.69%) DV Cleared
4 17 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.01%) MCITP
6 8 (2.68%) OCP
6 8 (2.68%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.34%) MCDBA
8 3 (1.00%) MCSA
8 3 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.33%) RHCE
10 1 (0.33%) MCSE
10 1 (0.33%) OCA
10 1 (0.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.37%) SLA
2 23 (7.69%) QA
3 5 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (7.36%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.01%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.01%) vSphere
5 3 (1.00%) KVM
5 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.67%) XenApp
6 2 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 45 (15.05%) Data Guard
2 31 (10.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 25 (8.36%) Foglight
4 3 (1.00%) Plesk
4 3 (1.00%) cPanel
4 3 (1.00%) Webmin
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 138 (46.15%) Oracle
2 84 (28.09%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.69%) Hyperion
3 20 (6.69%) Imperva
4 19 (6.35%) HP
5 18 (6.02%) VMware
6 16 (5.35%) Sybase
7 15 (5.02%) Informatica
8 12 (4.01%) Sun
9 11 (3.68%) EMC
10 10 (3.34%) NetApp
10 10 (3.34%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.68%) Citrix
12 6 (2.01%) CommVault
13 4 (1.34%) IBM
13 4 (1.34%) Remedy
13 4 (1.34%) Tableau
14 2 (0.67%) Veritas
14 2 (0.67%) Cognizant
14 2 (0.67%) Business Objects
London
Engine Group
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pkg
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive Salary, pension, private healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 22 days ago