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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 769 831 821
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -10
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 168 143 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 147 105 132
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%

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
89899 94925 101915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.67% 85.97% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 74807 76710 82206
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 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 5 May 2016 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 5 May 2016. 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 trends)
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 +41 148 £46,500 -7.00% 12
London +30 82 £57,500 +6.97% 6
South West +13 20 £35,000 +3.70% 1
South East +22 17 £46,500 -2.10%
Yorkshire +10 17 £38,000 +1.33% 3
West Yorkshire +18 12 £38,000 +1.33% 3
Scotland +6 12 £61,500 +11.81% 1
Glasgow -2 12 £61,500 +11.81% 1
Redruth - 12 £40,000 - 1
Cornwall - 12 £40,000 - 1
South Wales +16 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Wales +10 8 £40,000 +6.66%
East of England +13 7 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Surrey +8 7 £46,500 -2.10%
Hertfordshire - 7 £52,500 - 1
Leeds +6 6 £38,750 +3.33%
Bridgend - 6 £40,000 -
Bristol - 6 £27,500 -
Watford - 6 £52,500 - 1
Halifax - 6 £38,000 - 1
City of London +36 4 £62,500 +13.63%
East Sussex - 4 £35,500 -
North West +7 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Warrington - 3 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 -
Reading +15 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Cirencester +7 2 £24,750 +10.00%
Berkshire +7 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Gloucestershire +4 2 £24,750 +10.00%
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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.

1 298 (81.64%) SQL
2 251 (68.77%) Performance Tuning
3 225 (61.64%) SQL Server
4 148 (40.55%) Oracle
5 127 (34.79%) Windows
6 123 (33.70%) Microsoft
7 113 (30.96%) T-SQL
8 108 (29.59%) Business Intelligence
9 103 (28.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 94 (25.75%) ETL
11 91 (24.93%) Oracle Database
12 90 (24.66%) Data Warehouse
13 86 (23.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 83 (22.74%) Unix
15 81 (22.19%) Agile Software Development
16 77 (21.10%) Finance
16 77 (21.10%) MS Excel
17 74 (20.27%) PL/SQL
18 67 (18.36%) High Availability
19 66 (18.08%) Relational Database
20 62 (16.99%) XML
21 57 (15.62%) Java
22 56 (15.34%) Linux
22 56 (15.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 54 (14.79%) SQL Server 2008
24 52 (14.25%) C#
25 51 (13.97%) PostgreSQL
25 51 (13.97%) Banking
26 50 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
27 48 (13.15%) Disaster Recovery

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 38 (10.41%) SharePoint
2 22 (6.03%) IIS
3 19 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (5.21%) MS Exchange
3 19 (5.21%) WebLogic
4 17 (4.66%) Apache Pig
5 10 (2.74%) GemFire
5 10 (2.74%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (2.19%) Node.js
7 6 (1.64%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.10%) Apache
9 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.82%) JCAPS
11 2 (0.55%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 77 (21.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (6.03%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (3.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.55%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.55%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.58%) Firewall
1 24 (6.58%) SAN
2 19 (5.21%) VLAN
2 19 (5.21%) WAN
3 8 (2.19%) FTP
4 3 (0.82%) Internet
5 2 (0.55%) Broadband
5 2 (0.55%) Skype
5 2 (0.55%) VPN
6 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.27%) NFC
6 1 (0.27%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (61.64%) SQL Server
2 103 (28.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 91 (24.93%) Oracle Database
4 90 (24.66%) Data Warehouse
5 86 (23.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (18.08%) Relational Database
7 56 (15.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 54 (14.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 51 (13.97%) PostgreSQL
10 40 (10.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 37 (10.14%) SQL Server 2014
12 35 (9.59%) Big Data
12 35 (9.59%) Oracle Database 11g
13 33 (9.04%) Oracle Database 12c
14 32 (8.77%) Hadoop
15 31 (8.49%) Oracle Database 10g
16 27 (7.40%) Data Mining
17 25 (6.85%) MySQL
18 24 (6.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 23 (6.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (7.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (4.38%) JIRA
2 16 (4.38%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 15 (4.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (3.84%) Subversion
5 12 (3.29%) Git (software)
5 12 (3.29%) JUnit
5 12 (3.29%) Toad
6 10 (2.74%) Concordion
6 10 (2.74%) JBehave
6 10 (2.74%) Mockito
7 9 (2.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 7 (1.92%) NUnit
9 3 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.55%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.55%) WebLogic Workshop
10 2 (0.55%) WiX
General
1 77 (21.10%) Finance
2 51 (13.97%) Banking
3 20 (5.48%) Marketing
4 17 (4.66%) Advertising
4 17 (4.66%) Retail
5 11 (3.01%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.64%) Legal
6 6 (1.64%) Publishing
7 4 (1.10%) Law
7 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.82%) Automotive
8 3 (0.82%) Electronics
8 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) French Language
9 1 (0.27%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) German Language
9 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 145 (39.73%) Developer
2 143 (39.18%) DBA
3 73 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 59 (16.16%) SQL Developer
5 58 (15.89%) Administrator
6 42 (11.51%) Oracle DBA
7 38 (10.41%) Oracle Developer
8 37 (10.14%) Senior DBA
8 37 (10.14%) SQL Server DBA
9 33 (9.04%) Architect
10 31 (8.49%) Analyst
11 28 (7.67%) T-SQL Developer
12 26 (7.12%) Senior Developer
13 25 (6.85%) C# Developer
14 24 (6.58%) .NET Developer
14 24 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 23 (6.30%) C# .NET Developer
15 23 (6.30%) SQL Analyst
16 22 (6.03%) Analyst Developer
16 22 (6.03%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (16.99%) XML
2 45 (12.33%) .NET
3 41 (11.23%) Web Services
4 25 (6.85%) jQuery
5 23 (6.30%) .NET Framework
5 23 (6.30%) ASP.NET
5 23 (6.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (6.30%) CSS
6 21 (5.75%) HTML
6 21 (5.75%) JSON
7 20 (5.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 16 (4.38%) WCF
9 15 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (4.11%) JMS
10 14 (3.84%) AppFabric
10 14 (3.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (3.84%) WF
11 12 (3.29%) Spring
12 10 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (2.74%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (11.78%) Replication
3 29 (7.95%) Clustering
4 19 (5.21%) EPoS
4 19 (5.21%) EqualLogic
5 17 (4.66%) Data Integration
6 15 (4.11%) Client/Server
7 14 (3.84%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (2.47%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.19%) iPad
11 7 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (1.92%) iPhone
11 7 (1.92%) Market Risk
11 7 (1.92%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.64%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.64%) N-Tier
13 5 (1.37%) Computer Science
13 5 (1.37%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.37%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 127 (34.79%) Windows
2 83 (22.74%) Unix
3 56 (15.34%) Linux
4 36 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (7.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.21%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.82%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) Debian
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (68.77%) Performance Tuning
2 108 (29.59%) Business Intelligence
3 94 (25.75%) ETL
4 81 (22.19%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (18.36%) High Availability
6 48 (13.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 45 (12.33%) Migration
8 44 (12.05%) ITIL
9 43 (11.78%) Data Modelling
10 42 (11.51%) Capacity Planning
10 42 (11.51%) Time Management
11 40 (10.96%) TDD
12 33 (9.04%) Data Analysis
13 26 (7.12%) MapReduce
13 26 (7.12%) OO
13 26 (7.12%) Scrum
14 25 (6.85%) Data Security
14 25 (6.85%) Mentoring
15 24 (6.58%) SDLC
15 24 (6.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 298 (81.64%) SQL
2 113 (30.96%) T-SQL
3 74 (20.27%) PL/SQL
4 57 (15.62%) Java
5 52 (14.25%) C#
6 47 (12.88%) Shell Script
7 26 (7.12%) JavaScript
8 14 (3.84%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.84%) XAML
9 13 (3.56%) C
10 11 (3.01%) Bash Shell
10 11 (3.01%) VBA
11 3 (0.82%) Korn
11 3 (0.82%) Perl
11 3 (0.82%) Python
11 3 (0.82%) R
12 2 (0.55%) AWK
12 2 (0.55%) C++
12 2 (0.55%) XMLA
13 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (10.14%) Degree
2 18 (4.93%) Oracle Certification
3 14 (3.84%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.84%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.56%) OCP
5 11 (3.01%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.27%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.04%) Data Quality
2 30 (8.22%) QA
3 21 (5.75%) SLA
4 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (9.59%) Oracle RAC
2 22 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.21%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.21%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.74%) Oracle Clusterware
5 9 (2.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (1.64%) HDFS
7 1 (0.27%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 28 (7.67%) Data Guard
2 20 (5.48%) Foglight
2 20 (5.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 19 (5.21%) SCOM
4 10 (2.74%) Oracle Flashback
4 10 (2.74%) Oracle Statspack
5 9 (2.47%) Hadoop YARN
5 9 (2.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 148 (40.55%) Oracle
2 123 (33.70%) Microsoft
3 28 (7.67%) Sybase
4 24 (6.58%) Cisco
4 24 (6.58%) VMware
5 21 (5.75%) Tableau
6 20 (5.48%) NetApp
7 19 (5.21%) Dell
7 19 (5.21%) EMC
7 19 (5.21%) Fortinet
7 19 (5.21%) HP
7 19 (5.21%) Kaseya
7 19 (5.21%) Kaspersky
7 19 (5.21%) Veeam
7 19 (5.21%) WatchGuard
8 18 (4.93%) RedGate
9 14 (3.84%) IBM
10 12 (3.29%) Remedy
11 11 (3.01%) Netezza
12 10 (2.74%) Cegedim Rx
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