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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 737 675 667
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -8
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 161 218 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 142 180 184
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £30,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%

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
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 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
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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 -54 154 £50,000 - 22
London -31 56 £55,000 -4.34% 14
North West +3 25 £70,000 +133.33% 3
South West +12 24 £40,000 -13.51% 1
South East +3 17 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Manchester -9 14 £54,000 +100.00% 2
West Midlands -17 14 £39,000 -8.23%
Wiltshire +3 12 £40,500 -37.69%
Cheshire +3 11 £70,000 +133.33% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £55,000 -
North East - 9 £55,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £55,000 -
Surrey 0 8 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire -33 8 £37,000 +5.71%
Bristol +8 7 £42,500 -8.10%
West Yorkshire -19 7 £37,000 +5.71%
Chippenham - 7 £42,500 -
Leeds -12 5 £37,000 +5.71%
Melksham - 5 £26,000 -
Warwickshire -5 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Knutsford - 4 £72,500 -
Coventry - 4 £39,000 -
Woking +22 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Buckinghamshire +4 3 £42,500 -15.00%
City of London -6 3 £55,000 -18.51% 5
Berkshire -7 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Slough -19 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Edinburgh - 3 £52,500 -
Scotland - 3 £52,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +12 2 £35,000 +7.69%

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 213 (71.72%) Performance Tuning
2 183 (61.62%) SQL
3 169 (56.90%) Oracle
3 169 (56.90%) SQL Server
4 110 (37.04%) Oracle Database
4 110 (37.04%) Finance
5 92 (30.98%) Microsoft
6 91 (30.64%) T-SQL
7 81 (27.27%) Replication
8 76 (25.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 66 (22.22%) Data Guard
10 63 (21.21%) Clustering
10 63 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
10 63 (21.21%) PL/SQL
11 62 (20.88%) Oracle Database 11g
11 62 (20.88%) ITIL
12 53 (17.85%) SQL Server 2005
12 53 (17.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 52 (17.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 52 (17.51%) Capacity Management
14 51 (17.17%) Linux
14 51 (17.17%) Relational Database
14 51 (17.17%) ETL
14 51 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
15 50 (16.84%) Oracle Database 10g
16 48 (16.16%) Oracle RMAN
17 47 (15.82%) Oracle Database 12c
17 47 (15.82%) Windows
17 47 (15.82%) Database Security
18 46 (15.49%) Oracle9i Database

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (5.39%) IIS
2 15 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.38%) Apache
4 5 (1.68%) JBoss
4 5 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.35%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.01%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.01%) JCAPS
6 3 (1.01%) nginx
7 2 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.34%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.34%) Lync
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 36 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (5.39%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (5.39%) Oracle ERP
2 15 (5.05%) HFM
3 2 (0.67%) Summit
3 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.35%) Office 365
2 3 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.37%) Internet
2 9 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.68%) SAN
4 3 (1.01%) SSL
5 2 (0.67%) DNS
5 2 (0.67%) WAN
5 2 (0.67%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (56.90%) SQL Server
2 110 (37.04%) Oracle Database
3 76 (25.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 63 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (20.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 53 (17.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 53 (17.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 52 (17.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 51 (17.17%) Relational Database
9 50 (16.84%) Oracle Database 10g
10 47 (15.82%) Oracle Database 12c
11 46 (15.49%) Oracle9i Database
12 39 (13.13%) RDBMS
13 32 (10.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 28 (9.43%) MySQL
15 27 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
16 26 (8.75%) OLAP
17 24 (8.08%) OLTP
18 17 (5.72%) SQL Server 2000
18 17 (5.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.04%) Subversion
2 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.35%) Hudson
3 4 (1.35%) Facilita Forecast
3 4 (1.35%) LoadRunner
3 4 (1.35%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.67%) Toad
4 2 (0.67%) JConsole
5 1 (0.34%) VisualVM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.34%) JUnit
5 1 (0.34%) JMeter
5 1 (0.34%) NUnit
5 1 (0.34%) RSpec
5 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
General
1 110 (37.04%) Finance
2 17 (5.72%) Banking
3 11 (3.70%) Marketing
3 11 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.37%) Retail
5 4 (1.35%) Billing
5 4 (1.35%) Advertising
6 3 (1.01%) Legal
6 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.67%) Publishing
7 2 (0.67%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) French Language
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 193 (64.98%) DBA
2 91 (30.64%) SQL DBA
3 79 (26.60%) Administrator
4 72 (24.24%) Oracle DBA
5 59 (19.87%) Developer
6 24 (8.08%) SQL Server DBA
7 19 (6.40%) SQL Developer
8 15 (5.05%) Oracle BI Developer
8 15 (5.05%) OBIEE Developer
9 12 (4.04%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
10 11 (3.70%) Senior DBA
11 10 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (3.37%) Junior
12 9 (3.03%) Senior Developer
13 8 (2.69%) Analyst
13 8 (2.69%) Business Developer
13 8 (2.69%) Consultant
13 8 (2.69%) .NET Developer
13 8 (2.69%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.76%) .NET
2 22 (7.41%) Web Services
3 18 (6.06%) XML
4 8 (2.69%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.36%) CSS
5 7 (2.36%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.36%) jQuery
5 7 (2.36%) HTML
6 5 (1.68%) LINQ
6 5 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.35%) JMS
7 4 (1.35%) LAMP
8 3 (1.01%) JSF
9 2 (0.67%) NHibernate
9 2 (0.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 2 (0.67%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.67%) WinForms
9 2 (0.67%) Spring
9 2 (0.67%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 81 (27.27%) Replication
2 63 (21.21%) Clustering
3 23 (7.74%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.69%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.68%) Open Source
7 5 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.35%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.01%) Kindle
9 3 (1.01%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.67%) Statistics
11 1 (0.34%) DTV
11 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.34%) FMCG
11 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.17%) Linux
2 47 (15.82%) Windows
3 38 (12.79%) UNIX
4 17 (5.72%) Solaris
5 15 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.02%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.35%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.35%) Windows Vista
9 4 (1.35%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.67%) AIX
11 1 (0.34%) HPUX
11 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (71.72%) Performance Tuning
2 62 (20.88%) ITIL
3 52 (17.51%) Capacity Management
4 51 (17.17%) ETL
4 51 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (15.82%) Database Security
6 36 (12.12%) Service Delivery
7 32 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (8.08%) Change Control
9 22 (7.41%) Change Management
10 21 (7.07%) CRM
11 19 (6.40%) Analytics
12 18 (6.06%) ERP
12 18 (6.06%) Configuration Management
12 18 (6.06%) High Availability
13 17 (5.72%) Project Management
13 17 (5.72%) Business Continuity
14 16 (5.39%) DRM
15 15 (5.05%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (61.62%) SQL
2 91 (30.64%) T-SQL
3 63 (21.21%) PL/SQL
4 27 (9.09%) Java
5 18 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 16 (5.39%) C#
7 7 (2.36%) VBA
8 6 (2.02%) C
8 6 (2.02%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.02%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.01%) VB
9 3 (1.01%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.67%) Korn
10 2 (0.67%) Perl
10 2 (0.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.34%) PHP
11 1 (0.34%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 33 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 32 (10.77%) Degree
4 15 (5.05%) DV Cleared
5 14 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.68%) OCP
6 5 (1.68%) OCA
6 5 (1.68%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.68%) RHCE
7 4 (1.35%) MCDBA
7 4 (1.35%) MCITP
8 2 (0.67%) PhD
8 2 (0.67%) HND
9 1 (0.34%) MCSA
9 1 (0.34%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.34%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.74%) SLA
2 13 (4.38%) QA
3 6 (2.02%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (16.16%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (6.40%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.01%) KVM
4 3 (1.01%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 66 (22.22%) Data Guard
2 46 (15.49%) Foglight
3 9 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.35%) Nagios
4 4 (1.35%) Cacti
4 4 (1.35%) Munin
4 4 (1.35%) Puppet
4 4 (1.35%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.35%) Ansible
5 3 (1.01%) cPanel
5 3 (1.01%) Webmin
5 3 (1.01%) Plesk
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 169 (56.90%) Oracle
2 92 (30.98%) Microsoft
3 38 (12.79%) Imperva
4 22 (7.41%) Informatica
5 17 (5.72%) Hyperion
6 13 (4.38%) Tableau
7 9 (3.03%) HP
7 9 (3.03%) Sybase
8 7 (2.36%) NetApp
9 6 (2.02%) VMware
10 5 (1.68%) EMC
11 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.01%) Remedy
12 3 (1.01%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.01%) Sun
12 3 (1.01%) IBM
12 3 (1.01%) Red Gate
13 2 (0.67%) Computacenter
13 2 (0.67%) RainStor
13 2 (0.67%) Cisco
Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
Intapeople
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, on call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Verious benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Verious benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per day + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, car, pension
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Ealing, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Freshwater
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago