The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 236 229 226
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 8 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.36% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 12
Average salary £40,000 £53,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.58% +62.87%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4922 5912 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.56% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 5013 4633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in the North West

Database Tuning
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Cheshire +14 7 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Manchester +7 1 £53,000 +24.70% 1
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (60.61%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (57.58%) SQL
4 17 (51.52%) T-SQL
5 15 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (42.42%) ETL
6 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (36.36%) Replication
8 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (33.33%) Hadoop
8 11 (33.33%) ITIL
8 11 (33.33%) Capacity Management
9 10 (30.30%) Finance
9 10 (30.30%) Business Continuity
10 9 (27.27%) Teradata
10 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (27.27%) High Availability
10 9 (27.27%) Change Control
10 9 (27.27%) RainStor
11 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (18.18%) Database Security
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
13 5 (15.15%) TDD
13 5 (15.15%) Banking

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (12.12%) Big Data
9 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
10 2 (6.06%) OLAP
10 2 (6.06%) OLTP
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
10 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) DBA
2 15 (45.45%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Teradata DBA
4 6 (18.18%) ETL Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Database Developer
6 4 (12.12%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Replication
2 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (42.42%) ETL
3 11 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (33.33%) ITIL
4 10 (30.30%) Business Continuity
5 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (27.27%) Change Control
5 9 (27.27%) High Availability
6 6 (18.18%) Database Security
7 5 (15.15%) TDD
7 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.06%) Database Mirroring
9 2 (6.06%) DevOps
9 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (6.06%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) Server Building
9 2 (6.06%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) MCITP
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.06%) Foglight
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) RainStor
1 9 (27.27%) Teradata
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) Imperva
3 2 (6.06%) NetApp
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
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