The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 152 - 154
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.098% - 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Database Tuning
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2615 2649 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.01% 80.98% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1674 1695
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in Scotland

Database Tuning
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Edinburgh - 3 £52,500 -
Database Tuning
UK

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (28.57%) RHCE
3 2 (28.57%) Nagios
3 2 (28.57%) Foglight
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Cacti
3 2 (28.57%) Munin
3 2 (28.57%) Imperva
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Database Security

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) DTS
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Database Security
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
2 2 (28.57%) Cacti
2 2 (28.57%) Munin
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) Foglight
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Imperva
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat