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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 735 765 717
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -48
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 147 160 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 117 122 131
Average salary £50,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £41,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +8.55%
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
84551 93765 82517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.94% 82.75% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 69538 76877 68685
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +37 76 £52,500 +10.52% 7
Yorkshire +27 18 £37,500 - 3
South East -7 17 £52,500 +16.66% 3
West Midlands +11 16 £37,500 -16.66%
North West +14 12 £33,750 -20.58% 5
South West -5 4 £23,750 -36.66% 1
East Midlands +10 2 £38,000 +52.00%
East of England +8 1 £45,000 - 2
North East - 1 £55,000 -
Database Tuning
UK

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 221 (74.66%) SQL
2 192 (64.86%) Performance Tuning
3 187 (63.18%) SQL Server
4 142 (47.97%) Oracle
5 96 (32.43%) Finance
5 96 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 93 (31.42%) Oracle Database
7 79 (26.69%) T-SQL
8 75 (25.34%) Relational Database
9 73 (24.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 69 (23.31%) Database Security
10 69 (23.31%) Windows
11 66 (22.30%) Linux
12 60 (20.27%) Replication
12 60 (20.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 59 (19.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 57 (19.26%) UNIX
15 56 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
16 55 (18.58%) Business Intelligence
17 52 (17.57%) MS Excel
18 51 (17.23%) PL/SQL
19 48 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
20 47 (15.88%) Capacity Planning
21 44 (14.86%) RDBMS
22 42 (14.19%) Java
23 40 (13.51%) Oracle Database 10g
24 39 (13.18%) Performance Monitoring
25 38 (12.84%) Clustering
26 37 (12.50%) Data Guard
27 36 (12.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 24 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.74%) IIS
3 13 (4.39%) JBoss
4 12 (4.05%) Apache
5 8 (2.70%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.03%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.35%) nginx
8 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.01%) JCAPS
9 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (17.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.03%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (8.78%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (5.74%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (2.36%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (2.36%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (2.36%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (1.69%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 4 (1.35%) HFM
7 4 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (1.01%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (1.01%) TIBCO iProcess
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.69%) SaaS
3 4 (1.35%) Office 365
3 4 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.04%) WAN
2 6 (2.03%) Internet
3 4 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.01%) Network Security
5 2 (0.68%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.68%) VPN
5 2 (0.68%) Firewall
6 1 (0.34%) Wireless
6 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.34%) SAN
6 1 (0.34%) DNS
6 1 (0.34%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) LAN
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (63.18%) SQL Server
2 93 (31.42%) Oracle Database
3 75 (25.34%) Relational Database
4 73 (24.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 60 (20.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 59 (19.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 56 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 44 (14.86%) RDBMS
9 40 (13.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 36 (12.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 35 (11.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 35 (11.82%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (8.78%) MySQL
13 25 (8.45%) Oracle Database 12c
14 22 (7.43%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (6.08%) DB2
16 17 (5.74%) Oracle9i Database
16 17 (5.74%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (5.74%) Oracle ODI
17 16 (5.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.04%) NUnit
2 9 (3.04%) Subversion
2 9 (3.04%) JUnit
3 8 (2.70%) Rational Performance Tester
3 8 (2.70%) Facilita Forecast
3 8 (2.70%) LoadRunner
4 6 (2.03%) Toad
5 4 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.01%) Ant
6 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.01%) JIRA
6 3 (1.01%) Gradle
7 2 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (0.34%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.34%) Hudson
General
1 96 (32.43%) Finance
2 29 (9.80%) Banking
3 13 (4.39%) Investment Banking
3 13 (4.39%) Marketing
4 11 (3.72%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.04%) Financial Institution
5 9 (3.04%) Retail
6 8 (2.70%) Legal
7 7 (2.36%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.35%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.01%) Front Office
9 3 (1.01%) Back Office
9 3 (1.01%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 202 (68.24%) DBA
2 116 (39.19%) SQL DBA
3 67 (22.64%) Administrator
4 65 (21.96%) Oracle DBA
5 48 (16.22%) Developer
6 37 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
7 24 (8.11%) Senior DBA
8 20 (6.76%) SQL Developer
8 20 (6.76%) Oracle Developer
9 18 (6.08%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 16 (5.41%) Tester
11 15 (5.07%) Senior SQL DBA
12 12 (4.05%) Senior Developer
13 11 (3.72%) Analyst
14 9 (3.04%) Senior Oracle Developer
15 8 (2.70%) LoadRunner Tester
15 8 (2.70%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
15 8 (2.70%) QA Tester
15 8 (2.70%) Performance Tester
16 7 (2.36%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.81%) .NET
2 25 (8.45%) Web Services
3 20 (6.76%) XML
4 11 (3.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 6 (2.03%) JMS
5 6 (2.03%) Middleware
6 3 (1.01%) LAMP
6 3 (1.01%) JSF
6 3 (1.01%) J2EE
6 3 (1.01%) FpML
6 3 (1.01%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.68%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.68%) HTML
8 1 (0.34%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.34%) cXML
8 1 (0.34%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.34%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.34%) Dapper ORM
8 1 (0.34%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (20.27%) Replication
2 48 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (12.84%) Clustering
4 17 (5.74%) Statistics
5 15 (5.07%) Management Information System
5 15 (5.07%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.38%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.03%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.69%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.35%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.35%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.01%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.01%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.01%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.68%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 69 (23.31%) Windows
2 66 (22.30%) Linux
3 57 (19.26%) UNIX
4 33 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (5.74%) Solaris
7 13 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.70%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.70%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.70%) Windows Vista
9 8 (2.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.68%) AIX
11 1 (0.34%) Debian
11 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (64.86%) Performance Tuning
2 69 (23.31%) Database Security
3 55 (18.58%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (15.88%) Capacity Planning
5 39 (13.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 35 (11.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 34 (11.49%) ETL
8 30 (10.14%) ITIL
9 28 (9.46%) Service Delivery
9 28 (9.46%) Change Management
10 25 (8.45%) Change Control
10 25 (8.45%) Incident Management
11 23 (7.77%) Migration
12 22 (7.43%) Capacity Management
13 17 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (5.74%) Configuration Management
14 16 (5.41%) Unit Testing
14 16 (5.41%) Kimball Methodology
15 15 (5.07%) Data Transformation
16 13 (4.39%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 221 (74.66%) SQL
2 79 (26.69%) T-SQL
3 51 (17.23%) PL/SQL
4 42 (14.19%) Java
5 27 (9.12%) Shell Script
6 23 (7.77%) Perl
7 19 (6.42%) C#
8 17 (5.74%) Python
9 16 (5.41%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.36%) C
11 4 (1.35%) VB
12 2 (0.68%) VBScript
12 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.34%) Ruby
13 1 (0.34%) PHP
13 1 (0.34%) VBA
13 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (10.81%) Degree
2 24 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.07%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.39%) MCITP
4 13 (4.39%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.72%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (3.04%) OCP
6 9 (3.04%) MCSA
7 6 (2.03%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.35%) MCSE
9 4 (1.35%) MCTS
10 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.68%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.34%) CCNP
11 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.34%) RHCE
11 1 (0.34%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.45%) SLA
2 23 (7.77%) QA
3 3 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (8.78%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.03%) vSphere
5 5 (1.69%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.01%) KVM
7 2 (0.68%) XenApp
7 2 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 37 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 27 (9.12%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (4.73%) Foglight
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.01%) cPanel
4 3 (1.01%) Webmin
4 3 (1.01%) Plesk
5 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 142 (47.97%) Oracle
2 96 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 25 (8.45%) VMware
4 17 (5.74%) HP
5 16 (5.41%) Sybase
6 13 (4.39%) Hyperion
7 12 (4.05%) Citrix
8 11 (3.72%) Red Hat
8 11 (3.72%) Imperva
9 10 (3.38%) Informatica
9 10 (3.38%) Sun
10 9 (3.04%) EMC
11 7 (2.36%) NetApp
12 6 (2.03%) CommVault
13 4 (1.35%) Red Gate
13 4 (1.35%) Veritas
13 4 (1.35%) Remedy
14 3 (1.01%) SAP
14 3 (1.01%) TIBCO
15 2 (0.68%) Tableau
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Salford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + on-call + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
North West
Aspire People IT
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago