The table below looks at the statistics for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Performance Tuning
UK
Rank 790 745 792
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +47
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 55 202 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 40 150 136
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%

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
73988 87832 90309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.69% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 60898 73039 74561
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Database Tuning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -82 52 £57,500 +15.00% 7
London +4 26 £60,000 +4.34% 2
South East +20 13 £42,500 -8.10% 2
North West -30 6 £41,250 -15.38%
East Sussex +15 4 £42,500 +14.86% 1
Reading +46 3 - -
City of London +36 3 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire +32 3 - -
Surrey +29 3 £60,000 +44.57%
Hampshire +24 3 £34,389 -37.47%
South West +9 3 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Manchester -28 3 £43,500 -17.92%
Brighton - 3 £42,500 -
Guildford - 3 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +13 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Wales +11 2 £47,500 +9.19%
Yorkshire +8 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Merseyside - 2 £41,250 -
Farnborough - 2 £34,389 -
Liverpool - 2 £41,250 -
Wiltshire +18 1 - -
Swindon +17 1 - -
Lewes +10 1 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Cheshire +1 1 - -
Gloucestershire -6 1 £62,500 -30.55% 1
West Midlands -20 1 £41,500 -20.95%
East Midlands - 1 £30,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £41,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £30,500 -

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Database Tuning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 120 (87.59%) SQL
2 81 (59.12%) Performance Tuning
3 80 (58.39%) SQL Server
4 71 (51.82%) T-SQL
5 60 (43.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 58 (42.34%) Microsoft
7 51 (37.23%) Oracle
8 40 (29.20%) ETL
9 36 (26.28%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (25.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (25.55%) Linux
11 34 (24.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (23.36%) Oracle Database
13 31 (22.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (22.63%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (22.63%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (21.90%) Degree
15 29 (21.17%) Database Security
16 28 (20.44%) High Availability
16 28 (20.44%) Web Services
17 26 (18.98%) Computer Science
17 26 (18.98%) Unit Testing
18 24 (17.52%) Replication
19 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (15.33%) Migration
19 21 (15.33%) Disaster Recovery
19 21 (15.33%) Unix
20 20 (14.60%) Team Foundation Server
21 19 (13.87%) Relational Database
22 18 (13.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.76%) IIS
2 7 (5.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.46%) JCAPS
5 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.73%) SAS
5 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (13.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.03%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.49%) DNS
1 13 (9.49%) Firewall
2 2 (1.46%) FTP
2 2 (1.46%) Internet
2 2 (1.46%) LAN
2 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.73%) NAS
3 1 (0.73%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (58.39%) SQL Server
2 60 (43.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (25.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (24.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (23.36%) Oracle Database
6 31 (22.63%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (22.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (13.87%) Relational Database
8 18 (13.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (11.68%) RDBMS
10 15 (10.95%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (10.22%) MongoDB
12 12 (8.76%) MS Access
12 12 (8.76%) OLTP
12 12 (8.76%) Power BI
13 11 (8.03%) SAP BW
13 11 (8.03%) SAP Data Services
14 10 (7.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (6.57%) NoSQL
15 9 (6.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (14.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (9.49%) JIRA
3 8 (5.84%) JUnit
3 8 (5.84%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.46%) Toad
5 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 14 (10.22%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Banking
3 7 (5.11%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.46%) Advertising
5 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.73%) Automotive
6 1 (0.73%) Back Office
6 1 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Electronics
6 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) Games
6 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (54.01%) DBA
2 59 (43.07%) Developer
3 39 (28.47%) SQL DBA
4 34 (24.82%) Administrator
5 27 (19.71%) SQL Developer
6 22 (16.06%) SQL Server DBA
7 19 (13.87%) Oracle DBA
8 13 (9.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (8.03%) Microsoft BI Developer
9 11 (8.03%) Microsoft Developer
10 10 (7.30%) Java Developer
11 9 (6.57%) ETL Developer
12 8 (5.84%) Senior DBA
12 8 (5.84%) T-SQL Developer
13 7 (5.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 7 (5.11%) Database Developer
13 7 (5.11%) Senior Developer
13 7 (5.11%) SQL Database Developer
14 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Developer
14 6 (4.38%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.44%) Web Services
2 17 (12.41%) .NET
3 14 (10.22%) MDX
4 12 (8.76%) SOAP
5 11 (8.03%) REST
6 10 (7.30%) XML
7 8 (5.84%) J2SE
7 8 (5.84%) JMS
7 8 (5.84%) Spring
8 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.19%) CSS
9 3 (2.19%) HTML
9 3 (2.19%) JDBC
9 3 (2.19%) ODBC
10 2 (1.46%) JSF
10 2 (1.46%) Middleware
10 2 (1.46%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.46%) WCF
11 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.73%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.28%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (18.98%) Computer Science
3 24 (17.52%) Replication
4 18 (13.14%) Clustering
5 13 (9.49%) Management Information System
6 11 (8.03%) Mathematics
7 8 (5.84%) Fintech
8 7 (5.11%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (3.65%) Client/Server
10 3 (2.19%) Physics
11 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.46%) Digital TV
11 2 (1.46%) iDTV
11 2 (1.46%) Statistics
12 1 (0.73%) CMDB
12 1 (0.73%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.55%) Linux
2 21 (15.33%) Unix
3 16 (11.68%) Windows
4 4 (2.92%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (59.12%) Performance Tuning
2 40 (29.20%) ETL
3 31 (22.63%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (21.17%) Database Security
5 28 (20.44%) High Availability
6 26 (18.98%) Unit Testing
7 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (15.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (15.33%) Migration
8 16 (11.68%) Change Management
9 13 (9.49%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (9.49%) Data Modelling
10 12 (8.76%) Data Migration
10 12 (8.76%) ETL Development
10 12 (8.76%) SDLC
11 11 (8.03%) Time Management
12 8 (5.84%) ITIL
12 8 (5.84%) OO
12 8 (5.84%) OOD
12 8 (5.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (87.59%) SQL
2 71 (51.82%) T-SQL
3 16 (11.68%) Shell Script
4 13 (9.49%) Java
4 13 (9.49%) PowerShell
5 12 (8.76%) PL/SQL
6 11 (8.03%) VBA
7 5 (3.65%) C
8 4 (2.92%) Perl
9 3 (2.19%) Python
9 3 (2.19%) VB
10 2 (1.46%) C#
10 2 (1.46%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.73%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (21.90%) Degree
2 11 (8.03%) SC Cleared
2 11 (8.03%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.19%) OCP
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.73%) MCSA
5 1 (0.73%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (13.14%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (5.84%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (2.19%) Puppet
6 2 (1.46%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.73%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 58 (42.34%) Microsoft
2 51 (37.23%) Oracle
3 13 (9.49%) SAP
4 12 (8.76%) Cognos
5 11 (8.03%) IBM
6 10 (7.30%) RedGate
7 9 (6.57%) Tableau
8 8 (5.84%) Sybase
9 3 (2.19%) VMware
10 2 (1.46%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.46%) Siebel
10 2 (1.46%) Sun
11 1 (0.73%) Dell
11 1 (0.73%) EMC
11 1 (0.73%) HP
11 1 (0.73%) InterSystems
11 1 (0.73%) NetApp
11 1 (0.73%) Remedy
11 1 (0.73%) Symantec
11 1 (0.73%) TIBCO
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Salary: Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Colston Consulting
Salary: £3000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago