The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 431 464 444
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -20
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 17 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.084% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.099% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 21
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -5.45%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16510 18147 19830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.50% 83.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13883 14344 15744
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in the South East

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Database Tuning Salary Histogram in the South East

Database Tuning
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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
Surrey -2 7 £46,500 -2.10%
East Sussex - 4 £35,500 -
Berkshire +10 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Hampshire +13 1 £25,500 -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 60 (86.96%) SQL
2 59 (85.51%) Oracle
3 47 (68.12%) Oracle Database
3 47 (68.12%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (60.87%) SQL Server
5 37 (53.62%) Windows
6 32 (46.38%) Unix
6 32 (46.38%) Finance
7 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
8 30 (43.48%) PL/SQL
9 25 (36.23%) Capacity Planning
10 24 (34.78%) High Availability
11 21 (30.43%) Linux
12 18 (26.09%) ETL
13 16 (23.19%) C#
14 15 (21.74%) T-SQL
14 15 (21.74%) Web Services
14 15 (21.74%) Client/Server
14 15 (21.74%) UML
14 15 (21.74%) SOA
14 15 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (20.29%) Oracle RAC
15 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
15 14 (20.29%) .NET
15 14 (20.29%) Java
16 13 (18.84%) C
16 13 (18.84%) Banking
16 13 (18.84%) Relational Database

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (4.35%) JCAPS
2 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) FTP
2 1 (1.45%) NFC
2 1 (1.45%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (68.12%) Oracle Database
2 42 (60.87%) SQL Server
3 15 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (18.84%) Relational Database
5 9 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (11.59%) DTS
6 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
8 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (8.70%) RDBMS
9 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (4.35%) Big Data
10 3 (4.35%) DB2
11 2 (2.90%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (2.90%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (1.45%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Toad
2 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (46.38%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Banking
3 7 (10.14%) Publishing
4 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.80%) Electronics
5 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.80%) Marketing
6 3 (4.35%) Automotive
7 1 (1.45%) French Language
7 1 (1.45%) Games
7 1 (1.45%) German Language
7 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (59.42%) DBA
2 23 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 23 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 19 (27.54%) Developer
4 15 (21.74%) SQL Server DBA
5 13 (18.84%) Administrator
6 12 (17.39%) Senior DBA
7 11 (15.94%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (10.14%) Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) Architect
8 7 (10.14%) Data Architect
8 7 (10.14%) NoSQL Developer
8 7 (10.14%) SQL Developer
8 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (10.14%) T-SQL Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 6 (8.70%) Senior Technician
10 4 (5.80%) Analyst Programmer
10 4 (5.80%) Database Architect
10 4 (5.80%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) Web Services
2 14 (20.29%) .NET
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (5.80%) XML
4 3 (4.35%) JSF
5 2 (2.90%) jQuery
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (21.74%) Client/Server
2 12 (17.39%) Clustering
3 5 (7.25%) Replication
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) HACMP
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (53.62%) Windows
2 32 (46.38%) Unix
3 21 (30.43%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (68.12%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (36.23%) Capacity Planning
3 24 (34.78%) High Availability
4 18 (26.09%) ETL
5 15 (21.74%) SOA
5 15 (21.74%) UML
6 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 11 (15.94%) Data Security
8 11 (15.94%) Migration
9 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (13.04%) Data Architecture
10 8 (11.59%) Data Protection
10 8 (11.59%) Validation
11 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
11 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (10.14%) SDLC
11 7 (10.14%) Translating Business Requirements
12 6 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (86.96%) SQL
2 30 (43.48%) PL/SQL
3 16 (23.19%) C#
4 15 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 14 (20.29%) Java
6 13 (18.84%) C
7 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.90%) C++
10 1 (1.45%) Korn
10 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (4.35%) OCP
3 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.45%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Data Guard
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Flashback
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 59 (85.51%) Oracle
2 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) Remedy
4 2 (2.90%) Talend
4 2 (2.90%) Trillium
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Sybase