The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 578 548 588
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +40
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 84 63 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 58 54 71
Average salary £50,000 £46,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.96%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40605 37072 44333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 81.82% 81.57% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 33285 30911 38113
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Database Tuning
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -33 14 £62,500 +47.05% 5
Beckenham - 4 £35,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £40,000 -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 127 (75.15%) SQL
2 106 (62.72%) Performance Tuning
3 100 (59.17%) SQL Server
4 69 (40.83%) Finance
5 68 (40.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 57 (33.73%) Oracle
7 49 (28.99%) UNIX
8 48 (28.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (28.40%) Capacity Planning
9 46 (27.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 40 (23.67%) Java
11 39 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
11 39 (23.08%) Relational Database
12 37 (21.89%) C#
13 36 (21.30%) .NET
13 36 (21.30%) Replication
14 35 (20.71%) ETL
14 35 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (20.71%) SQL Server 2005
15 34 (20.12%) Banking
16 33 (19.53%) PL/SQL
16 33 (19.53%) Microsoft
17 28 (16.57%) Oracle Database
18 27 (15.98%) Marketing
19 26 (15.38%) MS Excel
20 25 (14.79%) RDBMS
20 25 (14.79%) Web Services
20 25 (14.79%) TDD
21 24 (14.20%) Visual Studio
21 24 (14.20%) Shell Script

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (13.02%) IIS
2 10 (5.92%) MQSeries
3 6 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (3.55%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.96%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.55%) LDAP
2 1 (0.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (59.17%) SQL Server
2 68 (40.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (28.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (27.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 35 (20.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (16.57%) Oracle Database
8 25 (14.79%) RDBMS
9 23 (13.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (13.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 22 (13.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (11.24%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (10.06%) MySQL
13 14 (8.28%) Oracle Exadata
14 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (5.92%) InterSystems Cache
15 9 (5.33%) Oracle Database 12c
15 9 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (5.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 24 (14.20%) Visual Studio
2 20 (11.83%) Subversion
3 19 (11.24%) NUnit
4 18 (10.65%) CruiseControl
4 18 (10.65%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.78%) Toad
8 2 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.18%) ERwin
General
1 69 (40.83%) Finance
2 34 (20.12%) Banking
3 27 (15.98%) Marketing
4 16 (9.47%) Investment Banking
5 9 (5.33%) International Banking
6 5 (2.96%) Games
7 4 (2.37%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.78%) Front Office
8 3 (1.78%) Music Industry
8 3 (1.78%) German Language
9 2 (1.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (48.52%) DBA
2 73 (43.20%) Developer
3 55 (32.54%) SQL DBA
4 48 (28.40%) Administrator
5 37 (21.89%) SQL Server DBA
6 22 (13.02%) Oracle Developer
7 16 (9.47%) Tester
7 16 (9.47%) Non-Functional Tester
7 16 (9.47%) Senior DBA
8 12 (7.10%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 12 (7.10%) SQL Developer
8 12 (7.10%) Senior SQL DBA
9 11 (6.51%) Analyst
10 10 (5.92%) Support Analyst
10 10 (5.92%) Technical Support
10 10 (5.92%) Applications Support
10 10 (5.92%) Technical Support Analyst
10 10 (5.92%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (5.33%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.30%) .NET
2 25 (14.79%) Web Services
3 20 (11.83%) .NET Framework
4 18 (10.65%) XML
5 10 (5.92%) JMS
6 7 (4.14%) J2EE
7 6 (3.55%) Software Packaging
8 5 (2.96%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.37%) WCF
9 4 (2.37%) WPF
9 4 (2.37%) HTML
10 3 (1.78%) Silverlight
10 3 (1.78%) NHibernate
11 2 (1.18%) LINQ
11 2 (1.18%) jQuery
11 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.18%) CSS
12 1 (0.59%) Middleware
12 1 (0.59%) Velocity
12 1 (0.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.30%) Replication
2 20 (11.83%) Statistics
3 14 (8.28%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.69%) Hedge funds
5 12 (7.10%) Clustering
6 8 (4.73%) Fixed Income
7 7 (4.14%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.78%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.59%) NHS
11 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 49 (28.99%) UNIX
2 22 (13.02%) Windows
3 21 (12.43%) Linux
4 12 (7.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.96%) Windows 2000
5 5 (2.96%) Solaris
5 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (62.72%) Performance Tuning
2 48 (28.40%) Capacity Planning
3 35 (20.71%) ETL
3 35 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (14.79%) TDD
5 23 (13.61%) Analytics
6 21 (12.43%) E-Commerce
7 20 (11.83%) Business Continuity
7 20 (11.83%) Test Automation
8 19 (11.24%) Data Modelling
8 19 (11.24%) Configuration Management
9 18 (10.65%) Pair Programming
9 18 (10.65%) Web Analytics
9 18 (10.65%) Performance Testing
9 18 (10.65%) Load Testing
9 18 (10.65%) Performance Engineering
10 16 (9.47%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.92%) Performance Analysis
13 8 (4.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 127 (75.15%) SQL
2 40 (23.67%) Java
3 37 (21.89%) C#
4 33 (19.53%) PL/SQL
5 24 (14.20%) Shell Script
6 23 (13.61%) VB
7 13 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.14%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.37%) VBA
9 4 (2.37%) Perl
10 3 (1.78%) Python
10 3 (1.78%) PHP
10 3 (1.78%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.18%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.18%) C++
12 1 (0.59%) C
12 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (11.83%) Degree
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.78%) MCTS
4 2 (1.18%) MCSD
4 2 (1.18%) OCP
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.55%) XenApp
2 6 (3.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 57 (33.73%) Oracle
2 33 (19.53%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.47%) Informatica
4 14 (8.28%) Business Objects
5 10 (5.92%) JBoss
6 8 (4.73%) Citrix
7 7 (4.14%) Sybase
7 7 (4.14%) Tableau
8 6 (3.55%) VMware
8 6 (3.55%) Murex
9 4 (2.37%) Cognos
10 3 (1.78%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.18%) Teradata
11 2 (1.18%) Talend
11 2 (1.18%) IBM
11 2 (1.18%) Siebel
12 1 (0.59%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.59%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.59%) Red Gate
North West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65000k
Posted: 5 days ago
Ealing
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £380 - £420 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: Strong salary, bonus, healthcare, car allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: Strong salary, bonus & benefits
Posted: 26 days ago