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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Performance Tuning
UK
Rank 803 773 795
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 49 176 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 137 130
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -0.57%

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
73661 90442 92402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.31% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 60548 75022 75488
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -29 47 £50,000 - 10
South East +49 23 £50,000 +7.52% 4
London +7 12 £60,000 -2.04% 4
Berkshire +49 8 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Surrey +52 7 £50,000 +13.63% 1
North West -5 6 £46,250 +15.62%
Reading +46 5 - - 1
Hampshire +29 5 £37,500 -31.81% 2
West Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
Guildford +20 3 £60,000 +71.42%
Bracknell +16 3 £60,000 -17.24%
East Sussex +10 3 £42,500 +18.05%
Manchester - 3 £52,500 -
City of London +37 2 £57,500 -23.33%
West Yorkshire +31 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +27 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Merseyside - 2 £41,250 -
Brighton - 2 £42,500 -
Liverpool - 2 £41,250 -
Andover - 2 £40,000 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £34,389 -
Glasgow +22 1 £41,000 -31.66%
Scotland +20 1 £41,000 -31.66%
Wales +16 1 - -
West Midlands +16 1 £41,500 -20.95%
Cheshire +13 1 - -
Lewes +10 1 £40,000 +11.11%
East Midlands +8 1 £30,500 -28.23%
South West +3 1 £62,500 +56.25%
Halifax -1 1 £35,000 -17.64%

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 107 (87.70%) SQL
2 71 (58.20%) SQL Server
3 70 (57.38%) Performance Tuning
4 63 (51.64%) T-SQL
5 51 (41.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 48 (39.34%) Microsoft
7 47 (38.52%) Oracle
8 38 (31.15%) ETL
9 35 (28.69%) Oracle Database
10 31 (25.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (25.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (22.95%) Database Security
12 27 (22.13%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (21.31%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (21.31%) Degree
13 26 (21.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 26 (21.31%) High Availability
14 25 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (19.67%) Linux
16 23 (18.85%) Computer Science
17 22 (18.03%) Web Services
18 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
18 20 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
18 20 (16.39%) Replication
19 18 (14.75%) .NET
19 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (13.93%) Unit Testing
20 17 (13.93%) Capacity Planning
21 16 (13.11%) Change Management
22 15 (12.30%) Shell Script

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 (9.84%) IIS
2 8 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (4.10%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.82%) SAS
5 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) DNS
1 8 (6.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.64%) Internet
2 2 (1.64%) LAN
2 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.82%) FTP
3 1 (0.82%) NAS
3 1 (0.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (58.20%) SQL Server
2 51 (41.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (28.69%) Oracle Database
4 31 (25.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (25.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (22.13%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (21.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (12.30%) Relational Database
8 14 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (10.66%) OLTP
9 13 (10.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (10.66%) RDBMS
10 12 (9.84%) MongoDB
11 11 (9.02%) NoSQL
11 11 (9.02%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (5.74%) MS Access
12 7 (5.74%) OLAP
12 7 (5.74%) Power BI
13 6 (4.92%) SAP BW
13 6 (4.92%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (9.84%) JIRA
3 7 (5.74%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (5.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.46%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.46%) JUnit
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.64%) Subversion
8 1 (0.82%) Toad
8 1 (0.82%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 14 (11.48%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Banking
2 5 (4.10%) Marketing
3 3 (2.46%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.82%) Automotive
5 1 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Electronics
5 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.82%) Games
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (62.30%) DBA
2 41 (33.61%) Developer
2 41 (33.61%) SQL DBA
3 40 (32.79%) Administrator
4 23 (18.85%) SQL Developer
5 22 (18.03%) Oracle DBA
5 22 (18.03%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (8.20%) Senior DBA
7 8 (6.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 8 (6.56%) ETL Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Senior SQL DBA
8 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (4.92%) SSIS Developer
8 6 (4.92%) T-SQL Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Programmer
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.03%) Web Services
2 18 (14.75%) .NET
3 9 (7.38%) XML
4 8 (6.56%) MDX
5 7 (5.74%) SOAP
6 6 (4.92%) REST
7 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.46%) CSS
8 3 (2.46%) HTML
8 3 (2.46%) J2SE
8 3 (2.46%) JDBC
8 3 (2.46%) JMS
8 3 (2.46%) MSMQ
8 3 (2.46%) ODBC
8 3 (2.46%) Spring
9 2 (1.64%) Middleware
9 2 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.64%) WCF
10 1 (0.82%) ADO.NET
10 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (18.85%) Computer Science
3 20 (16.39%) Replication
4 14 (11.48%) Clustering
5 11 (9.02%) Fintech
6 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.10%) Client/Server
8 4 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.46%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.64%) Digital TV
10 2 (1.64%) iDTV
11 1 (0.82%) CMDB
11 1 (0.82%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.67%) Linux
2 15 (12.30%) Windows
3 14 (11.48%) Unix
4 4 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (57.38%) Performance Tuning
2 38 (31.15%) ETL
3 28 (22.95%) Database Security
4 26 (21.31%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (21.31%) High Availability
5 20 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (13.93%) Capacity Planning
7 17 (13.93%) Unit Testing
8 16 (13.11%) Change Management
9 12 (9.84%) Mathematics
9 12 (9.84%) Migration
10 8 (6.56%) Capacity Management
10 8 (6.56%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.56%) Data Modelling
10 8 (6.56%) ITIL
10 8 (6.56%) Performance Optimisation
10 8 (6.56%) Security Management
11 7 (5.74%) ETL Development
11 7 (5.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 107 (87.70%) SQL
2 63 (51.64%) T-SQL
3 15 (12.30%) PL/SQL
3 15 (12.30%) Shell Script
4 11 (9.02%) Java
5 9 (7.38%) C#
6 8 (6.56%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.74%) VB
8 6 (4.92%) VBA
9 4 (3.28%) C
9 4 (3.28%) C++
9 4 (3.28%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.46%) Perl
10 3 (2.46%) Python
11 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (21.31%) Degree
2 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.56%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.82%) MCSA
4 1 (0.82%) OCA
4 1 (0.82%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
2 8 (6.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (11.48%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.02%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (6.56%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.46%) Puppet
5 2 (1.64%) LiteSpeed
6 1 (0.82%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 48 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 47 (38.52%) Oracle
3 9 (7.38%) IBM
3 9 (7.38%) RedGate
3 9 (7.38%) Tableau
4 8 (6.56%) SAP
5 6 (4.92%) Cognos
6 4 (3.28%) EMC
6 4 (3.28%) HP
6 4 (3.28%) Sun
6 4 (3.28%) Sybase
7 3 (2.46%) Teradata
7 3 (2.46%) VMware
8 2 (1.64%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.64%) RainStor
8 2 (1.64%) Siebel
9 1 (0.82%) Dell
9 1 (0.82%) NetApp
9 1 (0.82%) Remedy
9 1 (0.82%) Symantec
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Salary: Competitive Salary with excellent benefits
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Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
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