The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 590 510 565
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +55
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 41 110 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 36 89 49
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+9.31% -3.01%
Database Tuning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37720 37827 39667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.33% 83.51% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31280 31486 33778
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in London

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in London

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in London

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Database Tuning Salary Histogram in London

Database Tuning
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
City of London -7 18 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £52,500 -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 67 (68.37%) Performance Tuning
2 64 (65.31%) SQL
3 58 (59.18%) Oracle
4 54 (55.10%) SQL Server
5 40 (40.82%) Oracle Database
6 37 (37.76%) Finance
7 30 (30.61%) Linux
7 30 (30.61%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 27 (27.55%) ETL
9 27 (27.55%) Replication
10 26 (26.53%) UNIX
11 25 (25.51%) PL/SQL
11 25 (25.51%) Relational Database
12 21 (21.43%) Windows
13 20 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (19.39%) RDBMS
15 18 (18.37%) Data Guard
15 18 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (17.35%) Shell Script
17 16 (16.33%) Clustering
17 16 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (16.33%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (15.31%) Java
19 14 (14.29%) OLAP
19 14 (14.29%) OLTP
19 14 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
19 14 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 7 (7.14%) IIS
2 4 (4.08%) MQSeries
3 3 (3.06%) JBoss
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.04%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (6.12%) HFM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) SaaS
2 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) SAN
2 2 (2.04%) DHCP
2 2 (2.04%) DNS
2 2 (2.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 40 (40.82%) Oracle Database
3 30 (30.61%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (25.51%) Relational Database
5 20 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (19.39%) RDBMS
7 18 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (16.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (14.29%) OLAP
9 14 (14.29%) OLTP
9 14 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (11.22%) Oracle OLAP
10 11 (11.22%) Oracle Exadata
11 9 (9.18%) DTS
12 8 (8.16%) DB2
12 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (7.14%) Essbase
13 7 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Subversion
2 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.02%) VisualVM
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.02%) RSpec
4 1 (1.02%) JUnit
4 1 (1.02%) JMeter
4 1 (1.02%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 37 (37.76%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Marketing
3 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.04%) Games
4 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) International Banking
5 1 (1.02%) German Language
5 1 (1.02%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Legal
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (54.08%) DBA
2 23 (23.47%) Administrator
3 22 (22.45%) Oracle DBA
4 17 (17.35%) SQL DBA
4 17 (17.35%) Developer
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 6 (6.12%) Consultant
6 6 (6.12%) Oracle BI Developer
6 6 (6.12%) OBIEE Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Support Team Leader
7 5 (5.10%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Business Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Sybase DBA
8 4 (4.08%) Senior DBA
9 3 (3.06%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) XML
2 9 (9.18%) Web Services
3 8 (8.16%) .NET
4 5 (5.10%) JMS
4 5 (5.10%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.02%) Spring
6 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.02%) REST
6 1 (1.02%) OAuth
6 1 (1.02%) HTML
6 1 (1.02%) J2SE
6 1 (1.02%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.55%) Replication
2 16 (16.33%) Clustering
3 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.10%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.06%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.06%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.06%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.02%) Open Source
6 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.02%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.61%) Linux
2 26 (26.53%) UNIX
3 21 (21.43%) Windows
4 12 (12.24%) Solaris
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (68.37%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (27.55%) ETL
3 20 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (13.27%) Database Security
6 12 (12.24%) Project Management
7 11 (11.22%) ITIL
7 11 (11.22%) ERP
8 10 (10.20%) Analytics
9 9 (9.18%) Change Management
10 8 (8.16%) CRM
10 8 (8.16%) TDD
10 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 7 (7.14%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.14%) DRM
12 6 (6.12%) Scrum
12 6 (6.12%) Line Management
12 6 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (65.31%) SQL
2 25 (25.51%) PL/SQL
3 17 (17.35%) Shell Script
4 15 (15.31%) Java
5 10 (10.20%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.12%) Perl
6 6 (6.12%) C#
7 5 (5.10%) PHP
8 4 (4.08%) C++
8 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.06%) VBA
10 2 (2.04%) Korn
11 1 (1.02%) Ruby
11 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.10%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) OCP
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.02%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.02%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) QA
2 7 (7.14%) SLA
3 3 (3.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (12.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.04%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (18.37%) Data Guard
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (4.08%) Foglight
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 58 (59.18%) Oracle
2 28 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.24%) Informatica
4 7 (7.14%) Sybase
4 7 (7.14%) Hyperion
5 5 (5.10%) Business Objects
5 5 (5.10%) IBM
5 5 (5.10%) Citrix
6 4 (4.08%) Siebel
6 4 (4.08%) Teradata
7 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.04%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.04%) Red Gate
7 2 (2.04%) RainStor
8 1 (1.02%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.02%) Tableau
8 1 (1.02%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (1.02%) SAP
8 1 (1.02%) Cognos
8 1 (1.02%) HP
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Talent Spa
Salary: 20% bonus, Pension (14%), Shares, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago