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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 750 765 680
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -85
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 141 131 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 87 111 162
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92751 95703 87661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.16% 82.77% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76646 76390 71838
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Tuning
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the UK.

Database Tuning Salary Trend in the UK

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Tuning over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Database Tuning Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Tuning
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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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
England +40 136 £47,500 - 18
London +12 46 £57,500 +4.54% 6
South East +29 41 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Berkshire +40 29 £52,500 -4.54%
Yorkshire +35 25 £50,000 -13.04% 1
City of London +30 20 £66,250 +27.40% 3
West Yorkshire +20 17 £54,500 +21.11% 1
Leeds +32 16 £56,500 +25.55% 1
Reading +25 14 £50,000 -16.66%
North West -3 13 £40,000 -20.39% 1
Surrey +26 11 £47,500 +5.55%
Cheshire -2 7 £42,500 -15.84%
Warrington - 7 £42,500 -
Godalming - 7 £47,500 -
Manchester +9 5 £35,000 -30.00% 1
South West -23 5 £42,500 -
Wales -5 4 £42,740 -0.60%
South Wales -15 4 £42,740 -0.60%
Bracknell - 4 - -
West Midlands +5 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Midlands +9 2 £45,000 +32.35%
North Yorkshire +1 2 £34,000 -40.86%
Wiltshire -5 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Nottingham -5 2 £45,000 +32.35%
Nottinghamshire -12 2 £45,000 +32.35%
Thirsk - 2 £34,000 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £38,490 -

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 218 (72.43%) SQL
2 205 (68.11%) Performance Tuning
3 195 (64.78%) SQL Server
4 134 (44.52%) Oracle
5 115 (38.21%) Microsoft
6 101 (33.55%) T-SQL
7 90 (29.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 90 (29.90%) Oracle Database
8 80 (26.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 70 (23.26%) ETL
9 70 (23.26%) Relational Database
10 69 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
11 66 (21.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 64 (21.26%) Linux
13 63 (20.93%) Replication
14 57 (18.94%) Oracle Database 11g
14 57 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
15 56 (18.60%) Finance
16 55 (18.27%) RDBMS
17 53 (17.61%) Database Security
18 49 (16.28%) Performance Monitoring
19 47 (15.61%) Windows
20 46 (15.28%) UNIX
20 46 (15.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 43 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
21 43 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
22 42 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
23 38 (12.62%) SQL Server 2012
24 37 (12.29%) MS Excel
25 36 (11.96%) PL/SQL

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 20 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.99%) IIS
2 9 (2.99%) JBoss
2 9 (2.99%) Apache
3 6 (1.99%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.66%) Lync
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.33%) nginx
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) SAS
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 37 (12.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.65%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.99%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.65%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (3.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (2.99%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (2.33%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (1.00%) TIBCO iProcess
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.33%) HFM
8 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.32%) SaaS
2 9 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.66%) Office 365
4 6 (1.99%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.99%) SAN
3 5 (1.66%) Firewall
3 5 (1.66%) VPN
4 4 (1.33%) DNS
4 4 (1.33%) DHCP
5 2 (0.66%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) WAN
5 2 (0.66%) Wireless
5 2 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (64.78%) SQL Server
2 90 (29.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 90 (29.90%) Oracle Database
3 80 (26.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (23.26%) Relational Database
5 66 (21.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 57 (18.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 55 (18.27%) RDBMS
8 46 (15.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 43 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 42 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (12.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (10.63%) Oracle Database 10g
13 31 (10.30%) MySQL
14 24 (7.97%) OLAP
15 22 (7.31%) Oracle Database 12c
16 18 (5.98%) SQL Server 2000
17 16 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (4.65%) OLTP
19 13 (4.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (3.65%) JUnit
3 10 (3.32%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (3.32%) JIRA
4 7 (2.33%) ERwin
4 7 (2.33%) NUnit
4 7 (2.33%) Subversion
5 6 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (1.99%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.33%) Toad
7 3 (1.00%) Ant
7 3 (1.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.00%) Gradle
8 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (18.60%) Finance
2 35 (11.63%) Banking
3 16 (5.32%) Retail
4 12 (3.99%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.65%) Marketing
6 8 (2.66%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.33%) Legal
7 7 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.66%) Front Office
9 4 (1.33%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.00%) Back Office
10 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.66%) Law
12 1 (0.33%) Games
12 1 (0.33%) Electronics
12 1 (0.33%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 164 (54.49%) DBA
2 83 (27.57%) SQL DBA
3 72 (23.92%) Developer
4 54 (17.94%) Administrator
4 54 (17.94%) Oracle DBA
5 45 (14.95%) SQL Server DBA
6 27 (8.97%) SQL Developer
7 24 (7.97%) Senior DBA
8 21 (6.98%) Architect
9 20 (6.64%) Senior SQL DBA
10 15 (4.98%) Senior SQL Server DBA
10 15 (4.98%) Data Architect
11 13 (4.32%) Server Administrator
12 12 (3.99%) Oracle Developer
13 11 (3.65%) Analyst
13 11 (3.65%) SQL Server Developer
13 11 (3.65%) Oracle Applications DBA
14 10 (3.32%) Team Leader
15 9 (2.99%) Database Developer
15 9 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (10.30%) .NET
2 16 (5.32%) XML
3 9 (2.99%) MDX
4 8 (2.66%) Web Services
4 8 (2.66%) LAMP
5 6 (1.99%) COM+
5 6 (1.99%) HTML
6 4 (1.33%) CSS
6 4 (1.33%) J2SE
6 4 (1.33%) JMS
6 4 (1.33%) Spring
6 4 (1.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (1.00%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (1.00%) FpML
7 3 (1.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.66%) J2EE
8 2 (0.66%) Middleware
8 2 (0.66%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.66%) cXML
8 2 (0.66%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 63 (20.93%) Replication
2 57 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (10.30%) Clustering
4 20 (6.64%) Computer Science
5 19 (6.31%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.65%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.65%) Visualisation
7 9 (2.99%) Statistics
8 8 (2.66%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.66%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.33%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.99%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.99%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (1.00%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.66%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
14 1 (0.33%) iPad
14 1 (0.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.26%) Linux
2 47 (15.61%) Windows
3 46 (15.28%) UNIX
4 19 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (6.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (4.98%) Solaris
6 12 (3.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.33%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Debian
9 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (68.11%) Performance Tuning
2 70 (23.26%) ETL
3 69 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (17.61%) Database Security
5 49 (16.28%) Performance Monitoring
6 43 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (10.63%) ITIL
8 31 (10.30%) Capacity Planning
9 29 (9.63%) Incident Management
10 24 (7.97%) SDLC
11 22 (7.31%) Unit Testing
11 22 (7.31%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (6.98%) Migration
12 21 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (6.64%) Service Delivery
14 19 (6.31%) Project Management
15 18 (5.98%) Data Architecture
16 17 (5.65%) Release Management
17 16 (5.32%) Change Management
18 15 (4.98%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 218 (72.43%) SQL
2 101 (33.55%) T-SQL
3 36 (11.96%) PL/SQL
4 27 (8.97%) Java
5 26 (8.64%) Shell Script
6 22 (7.31%) C#
7 21 (6.98%) Python
8 18 (5.98%) PowerShell
9 16 (5.32%) C++
10 15 (4.98%) C
10 15 (4.98%) Perl
10 15 (4.98%) PHP
11 10 (3.32%) VB
12 6 (1.99%) VB6
13 3 (1.00%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.66%) VBScript
15 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (11.96%) Degree
2 20 (6.64%) Oracle Certification
3 19 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.31%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.99%) MCITP
6 10 (3.32%) MCSA
7 6 (1.99%) OCP
7 6 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.66%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.33%) MCTS
9 4 (1.33%) MCSE
10 3 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.66%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.66%) CCNP
11 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.31%) SLA
1 22 (7.31%) QA
System Software
1 27 (8.97%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (7.97%) Data Guard
2 17 (5.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (2.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.00%) Foglight
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 134 (44.52%) Oracle
2 115 (38.21%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.98%) VMware
4 9 (2.99%) Red Gate
4 9 (2.99%) Sybase
4 9 (2.99%) Citrix
5 7 (2.33%) NetApp
5 7 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.99%) Google
6 6 (1.99%) Cisco
7 5 (1.66%) Veritas
8 4 (1.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (1.33%) SAP
8 4 (1.33%) Informatica
9 3 (1.00%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.00%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.00%) Sun
9 3 (1.00%) IBM
10 2 (0.66%) CheckPoint
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