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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 224 208 201
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 20 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.039% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.048% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 8
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 £40,000 £40,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £40,000 £46,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
5004 4133 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.05% 81.60% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4092 3558 3833
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 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 23 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
Wiltshire - 14 £42,500 - 1
Bristol -4 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) T-SQL
2 18 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (57.69%) Oracle
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
6 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
6 11 (42.31%) Finance
7 10 (38.46%) Replication
7 10 (38.46%) Clustering
7 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) XML
8 8 (30.77%) XSD
8 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
9 7 (26.92%) Java
9 7 (26.92%) HND
9 7 (26.92%) UNIX
9 7 (26.92%) UML
9 7 (26.92%) PhD
9 7 (26.92%) OOD
9 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
9 7 (26.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
9 7 (26.92%) Spring
9 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
9 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
9 7 (26.92%) OSGi

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
3 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (15.38%) Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) DBA
2 10 (38.46%) SQL DBA
2 10 (38.46%) Administrator
3 8 (30.77%) Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) XML
1 8 (30.77%) XSD
2 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
2 7 (26.92%) Spring
2 7 (26.92%) OSGi
3 6 (23.08%) HTML5
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) CSS3
4 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (19.23%) GWT
4 5 (19.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) EJB
5 1 (3.85%) XSLT
5 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 10 (38.46%) Replication
2 10 (38.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
2 7 (26.92%) UML
2 7 (26.92%) OOD
3 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) ETL
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Release Management
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) High Availability
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
1 18 (69.23%) T-SQL
2 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) HND
1 7 (26.92%) PhD
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
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