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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 584 518 594
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +76
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 45 98 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.22% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 71 30
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £72,500 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
38322 36688 41165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.71% 81.90% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31577 30384 35492
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +2 15 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Wimbledon -8 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Ealing - 1 £54,000 -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 98 (77.17%) Performance Tuning
2 86 (67.72%) SQL Server
3 84 (66.14%) SQL
4 51 (40.16%) Finance
4 51 (40.16%) Oracle
4 51 (40.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (34.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (33.86%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (28.35%) Microsoft
7 36 (28.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (27.56%) ETL
9 34 (26.77%) Oracle Database
10 33 (25.98%) Relational Database
10 33 (25.98%) Replication
11 28 (22.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (22.05%) Windows
12 27 (21.26%) PL/SQL
13 24 (18.90%) C#
13 24 (18.90%) XML
13 24 (18.90%) Linux
13 24 (18.90%) RDBMS
14 21 (16.54%) .NET
15 19 (14.96%) Java
15 19 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (14.17%) OLTP
16 18 (14.17%) Clustering
17 17 (13.39%) Banking
17 17 (13.39%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (13.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (13.39%) UNIX

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (11.81%) IIS
2 5 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.15%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.57%) Apache
4 2 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.57%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) HFM
2 1 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) SaaS
2 2 (1.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) LDAP
1 2 (1.57%) DHCP
1 2 (1.57%) DNS
1 2 (1.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (67.72%) SQL Server
2 51 (40.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (34.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (33.86%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (28.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (26.77%) Oracle Database
7 33 (25.98%) Relational Database
8 28 (22.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (18.90%) RDBMS
10 18 (14.17%) OLTP
11 17 (13.39%) Oracle Database 11g
11 17 (13.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (11.81%) OLAP
13 12 (9.45%) DTS
13 12 (9.45%) Oracle OLAP
14 11 (8.66%) Oracle Exadata
14 11 (8.66%) MySQL
15 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
17 7 (5.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.51%) Subversion
3 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (3.15%) NUnit
5 4 (3.15%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.36%) Toad
6 3 (2.36%) ERwin
7 1 (0.79%) JMeter
7 1 (0.79%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.79%) RSpec
7 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.79%) VisualVM
7 1 (0.79%) JUnit
General
1 51 (40.16%) Finance
2 17 (13.39%) Banking
3 10 (7.87%) Marketing
4 5 (3.94%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.15%) Games
6 3 (2.36%) International Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Publishing
7 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.79%) Advertising
8 1 (0.79%) Retail
8 1 (0.79%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 66 (51.97%) DBA
2 35 (27.56%) Developer
3 33 (25.98%) Administrator
4 31 (24.41%) SQL DBA
5 21 (16.54%) SQL Server DBA
6 14 (11.02%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (7.09%) SQL Developer
8 7 (5.51%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (4.72%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Business Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Support Team Leader
9 6 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Senior DBA
10 5 (3.94%) Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.15%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.15%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.15%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.90%) XML
2 21 (16.54%) .NET
3 15 (11.81%) Web Services
4 11 (8.66%) Hibernate
5 5 (3.94%) .NET Framework
5 5 (3.94%) HTML
5 5 (3.94%) JMS
6 3 (2.36%) NHibernate
7 2 (1.57%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.57%) CSS
7 2 (1.57%) LINQ
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle Streams
7 2 (1.57%) jQuery
8 1 (0.79%) OAuth
8 1 (0.79%) REST
8 1 (0.79%) Velocity
8 1 (0.79%) Spring
8 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.79%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.98%) Replication
2 18 (14.17%) Clustering
3 6 (4.72%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.15%) Statistics
5 3 (2.36%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.36%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.36%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.79%) NHS
7 1 (0.79%) DTV
7 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.05%) Windows
2 24 (18.90%) Linux
3 17 (13.39%) UNIX
4 10 (7.87%) Solaris
5 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.36%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (77.17%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (27.56%) ETL
3 19 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.02%) TDD
6 13 (10.24%) Scrum
7 12 (9.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (9.45%) E-Commerce
7 12 (9.45%) Data Modelling
7 12 (9.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (9.45%) Analytics
8 11 (8.66%) Database Security
9 10 (7.87%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (7.87%) Test Automation
9 10 (7.87%) ITIL
10 9 (7.09%) Data Analysis
11 8 (6.30%) ERP
11 8 (6.30%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.51%) Project Management
13 6 (4.72%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 84 (66.14%) SQL
2 27 (21.26%) PL/SQL
3 24 (18.90%) C#
4 19 (14.96%) Java
5 12 (9.45%) Shell Script
6 11 (8.66%) PowerShell
6 11 (8.66%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.51%) VB
7 7 (5.51%) VBA
7 7 (5.51%) PHP
8 6 (4.72%) Perl
8 6 (4.72%) C++
9 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.57%) Korn
10 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (7.09%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (2.36%) OCP
3 2 (1.57%) MCSD
3 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.57%) MCTS
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.45%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (10.24%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (7.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (3.15%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.57%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Data Guard
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.36%) Foglight
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 51 (40.16%) Oracle
2 36 (28.35%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.09%) Informatica
4 8 (6.30%) Sybase
5 7 (5.51%) Citrix
6 6 (4.72%) Teradata
6 6 (4.72%) Business Objects
6 6 (4.72%) Siebel
7 5 (3.94%) IBM
8 3 (2.36%) JBoss
9 2 (1.57%) SAP
9 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.57%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.57%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.79%) Tableau
10 1 (0.79%) RainStor
10 1 (0.79%) HP
10 1 (0.79%) VMware
10 1 (0.79%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (0.79%) Cognos
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