The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 246 211 209
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -2
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 5 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.084% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.36% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 7
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5086 5022 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.05% 82.54% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4250 4068 3569
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in the South West

Database Tuning
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Wiltshire -12 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Dorset - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (22.22%) Replication
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (22.22%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) ODBC
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) DB2
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) DB2
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) DBA
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) ODBC
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) LINQ
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft