The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 79 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 3 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.28% 0.83% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.04% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 2
Average salary £46,000 £36,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.17% -10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Database Tuning
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
812 964 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.75% 79.93% 72.67%
Number of salaries quoted 704 862 646
Average salary £35,500 £35,065 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.24% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,875 £28,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in South Wales

Database Tuning
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Torfaen - 3 £46,000 -
Database Tuning
Wales

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Replication
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (75.00%) Clustering
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (50.00%) Remedy
5 4 (50.00%) SLA
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Legal
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Retail
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
6 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (37.50%) IIS
6 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Logistics
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (37.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) QlikView
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DBA
1 6 (75.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (50.00%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Replication
2 6 (75.00%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft