The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 742 654 715
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +61
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 128 187 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 105 163 138
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86592 80165 86386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.72% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70400 66377 74286
Average salary £49,000 £47,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Database Tuning
UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 -56 57 £47,500 -13.63% 12
South East -38 32 £41,250 +2.48% 3
South West -15 13 £44,500 +11.25% 2
East Midlands +1 10 £25,000 -16.66% 1
West Midlands +1 5 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England -9 5 £35,000 -30.00%
North West +5 4 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Yorkshire -49 1 £57,500 +91.66% 1
South Coast - 1 £55,000 -
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Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 230 (73.95%) SQL Server
2 223 (71.70%) SQL
3 217 (69.77%) Performance Tuning
4 131 (42.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 118 (37.94%) Oracle
6 110 (35.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 100 (32.15%) Finance
8 98 (31.51%) Replication
9 94 (30.23%) Microsoft
10 93 (29.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 89 (28.62%) Relational Database
12 82 (26.37%) Windows
13 81 (26.05%) T-SQL
14 78 (25.08%) SQL Server 2005
15 72 (23.15%) Oracle Database
16 70 (22.51%) Data Warehouse
17 64 (20.58%) RDBMS
18 60 (19.29%) Clustering
19 55 (17.68%) .NET
20 51 (16.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 49 (15.76%) PL/SQL
22 48 (15.43%) ETL
23 43 (13.83%) C#
23 43 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
24 42 (13.50%) UNIX
25 41 (13.18%) Degree
26 40 (12.86%) MS Excel
27 39 (12.54%) XML
28 38 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
29 37 (11.90%) Linux

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 22 (7.07%) WebLogic
2 20 (6.43%) IIS
3 7 (2.25%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (2.25%) MQSeries
4 6 (1.93%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.93%) Oracle 10gAS
5 4 (1.29%) Apache
5 4 (1.29%) OpenEdge
6 3 (0.96%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.32%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.32%) nginx
8 1 (0.32%) Liferay
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.32%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.89%) MS Office
3 4 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.96%) MS Project
5 2 (0.64%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Summit
1 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.93%) SaaS
2 2 (0.64%) Office 365
2 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.61%) SAN
2 4 (1.29%) LDAP
3 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.64%) DNS
3 2 (0.64%) Internet
4 1 (0.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (73.95%) SQL Server
2 131 (42.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 110 (35.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (29.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 89 (28.62%) Relational Database
6 78 (25.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 72 (23.15%) Oracle Database
8 70 (22.51%) Data Warehouse
9 64 (20.58%) RDBMS
10 51 (16.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 43 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 34 (10.93%) Oracle Database 11g
13 31 (9.97%) DTS
14 26 (8.36%) Oracle Database 10g
15 21 (6.75%) MySQL
16 19 (6.11%) Oracle Exadata
17 17 (5.47%) OLTP
18 16 (5.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 16 (5.14%) DB2
18 16 (5.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (5.47%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.22%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.89%) Subversion
3 9 (2.89%) NUnit
4 8 (2.57%) JConsole
5 7 (2.25%) CruiseControl
6 6 (1.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.29%) Toad
8 3 (0.96%) ERwin
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.64%) Moq
10 1 (0.32%) JIRA
10 1 (0.32%) PROIV
10 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Workshop
10 1 (0.32%) ProC
10 1 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 100 (32.15%) Finance
2 29 (9.32%) Banking
3 17 (5.47%) Marketing
4 15 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.93%) International Banking
6 5 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.61%) Retail
6 5 (1.61%) Games
7 4 (1.29%) Billing
8 3 (0.96%) Advertising
9 2 (0.64%) Publishing
9 2 (0.64%) Back Office
9 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.64%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 190 (61.09%) DBA
2 119 (38.26%) SQL DBA
3 96 (30.87%) Administrator
4 74 (23.79%) Developer
5 71 (22.83%) SQL Server DBA
6 30 (9.65%) Oracle DBA
7 28 (9.00%) Senior DBA
8 27 (8.68%) Analyst
9 18 (5.79%) Senior SQL DBA
10 17 (5.47%) Server Administrator
11 16 (5.14%) SQL Developer
12 15 (4.82%) Oracle Developer
13 13 (4.18%) Database Analyst
13 13 (4.18%) .NET Developer
13 13 (4.18%) Senior SQL Server DBA
14 12 (3.86%) Senior Developer
15 9 (2.89%) SQL Server Analyst
15 9 (2.89%) Server Analyst
15 9 (2.89%) Junior
16 8 (2.57%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (17.68%) .NET
2 39 (12.54%) XML
3 31 (9.97%) Web Services
4 20 (6.43%) ASP.NET
5 19 (6.11%) .NET Framework
6 17 (5.47%) Hibernate
7 14 (4.50%) HTML
7 14 (4.50%) NHibernate
8 13 (4.18%) Middleware
9 12 (3.86%) WCF
10 11 (3.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (3.54%) WPF
10 11 (3.54%) WinForms
11 9 (2.89%) CSS
12 8 (2.57%) JMS
12 8 (2.57%) JRockit
12 8 (2.57%) jQuery
13 7 (2.25%) HTML5
13 7 (2.25%) XSD
13 7 (2.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 98 (31.51%) Replication
2 60 (19.29%) Clustering
3 26 (8.36%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.47%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.89%) Statistics
6 8 (2.57%) Data Integration
7 7 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.93%) HACMP
8 6 (1.93%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.61%) Kindle
9 5 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.96%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.32%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.32%) FMCG
11 1 (0.32%) Open Source
11 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.32%) NHS
11 1 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 82 (26.37%) Windows
2 42 (13.50%) UNIX
3 37 (11.90%) Linux
4 9 (2.89%) Solaris
5 8 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.93%) AIX
7 5 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.32%) CentOS
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (69.77%) Performance Tuning
2 48 (15.43%) ETL
3 38 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (10.93%) Database Security
4 34 (10.93%) Capacity Planning
5 33 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (7.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (7.07%) Migration
7 22 (7.07%) Configuration Management
7 22 (7.07%) ITIL
8 21 (6.75%) Data Modelling
9 19 (6.11%) Scrum
9 19 (6.11%) Data Management
10 18 (5.79%) Performance Monitoring
11 17 (5.47%) TDD
11 17 (5.47%) UML
11 17 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (5.14%) High Availability
13 15 (4.82%) E-Commerce
14 13 (4.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 223 (71.70%) SQL
2 81 (26.05%) T-SQL
3 49 (15.76%) PL/SQL
4 43 (13.83%) C#
5 36 (11.58%) Java
6 20 (6.43%) Shell Script
7 15 (4.82%) VB.NET
8 12 (3.86%) VB
9 10 (3.22%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.89%) C
10 9 (2.89%) PHP
11 8 (2.57%) VBA
12 7 (2.25%) C++
13 6 (1.93%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.93%) Korn
14 5 (1.61%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 4 (1.29%) Perl
16 3 (0.96%) SPARQL
16 3 (0.96%) XQuery
17 2 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (13.18%) Degree
2 30 (9.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (5.14%) MCDBA
4 8 (2.57%) HND
5 7 (2.25%) MCTS
6 6 (1.93%) MCSE
6 6 (1.93%) PhD
6 6 (1.93%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.93%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (1.61%) OCP
8 4 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.29%) MCITP
9 3 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.96%) MCSA
10 2 (0.64%) MCSD
10 2 (0.64%) HNC
10 2 (0.64%) OCA
11 1 (0.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.14%) QA
2 10 (3.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (3.22%) SLA
3 5 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (6.75%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (5.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.61%) PowerHA
4 4 (1.29%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.32%) KVM
6 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 32 (10.29%) Data Guard
2 7 (2.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.93%) Tivoli
3 6 (1.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.29%) Foglight
4 4 (1.29%) SCOM
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.32%) Plesk
6 1 (0.32%) Munin
6 1 (0.32%) Puppet
6 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 118 (37.94%) Oracle
2 94 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.14%) Red Gate
4 15 (4.82%) Informatica
5 11 (3.54%) Sybase
5 11 (3.54%) IBM
5 11 (3.54%) Infragistics
6 10 (3.22%) SAP
7 8 (2.57%) Business Objects
7 8 (2.57%) Tableau
8 7 (2.25%) Citrix
8 7 (2.25%) JBoss
9 6 (1.93%) VMware
9 6 (1.93%) Teradata
9 6 (1.93%) Siebel
9 6 (1.93%) Infor
10 3 (0.96%) Veritas
10 3 (0.96%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.96%) HP
10 3 (0.96%) EMC
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Car/Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + plus superb beneifts
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + 12% bonus & Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Bodog Nation
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 17 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + plus superb beneifts
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago