The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 180 150 152
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +2
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 8 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.44% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 5
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
Database Tuning
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3255 2499 2188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 86.00% 85.35% 80.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2001 1821
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in Leeds

Database Tuning
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (87.50%) VLDB
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (87.50%) Replication
2 7 (87.50%) Clustering
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (87.50%) Problem Management
2 7 (87.50%) Database Security
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (87.50%) VLDB
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DBA
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Replication
1 7 (87.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
1 7 (87.50%) Problem Management
1 7 (87.50%) Database Security
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle