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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 208 201 205
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 19 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,600 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £47,250
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
4942 4079 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4001 3482 3736
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 - 13 £42,500 -
Bristol -5 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 29 August 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 16 (61.54%) Oracle
4 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
5 11 (42.31%) Finance
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 10 (38.46%) Replication
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (34.62%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) HND
8 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
8 8 (30.77%) XML
8 8 (30.77%) XSD
9 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
9 7 (26.92%) Clustering
9 7 (26.92%) Spring
9 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
9 7 (26.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (26.92%) Java
9 7 (26.92%) UNIX
9 7 (26.92%) PhD
9 7 (26.92%) UML
9 7 (26.92%) OOD
9 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
9 7 (26.92%) OSGi
9 7 (26.92%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
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%) Relational Database
3 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (11.54%) MySQL
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis 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
3 9 (34.62%) Administrator
4 8 (30.77%) Developer
5 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
6 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
6 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior DBA
7 2 (7.69%) Server Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Database Specialist
8 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%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) Web Services
3 6 (23.08%) HTML5
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%) SAP Basis
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
3 7 (26.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (26.92%) UML
2 7 (26.92%) OOD
2 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
3 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) High Availability
5 4 (15.38%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.54%) Release Management
7 2 (7.69%) Database Security
8 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Change Control
8 1 (3.85%) Migration
8 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 8 (30.77%) HND
2 7 (26.92%) PhD
3 6 (23.08%) Degree
4 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.85%) MCTS
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (3.85%) MCDBA
6 1 (3.85%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
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