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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 758 806 841
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +35
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 169 152 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 141 116 121
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £37,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+18.00% -9.09%

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
86678 92333 100261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.39% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72146 75008 81488
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 £31,500 £31,000
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 25 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 25 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 +33 152 £47,500 - 17
London +2 75 £57,500 +9.52% 8
Yorkshire +10 22 £40,000 +6.66% 1
South West +24 18 £35,000 +47.36%
South East +21 17 £46,500 -15.45% 2
West Yorkshire +7 15 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Cornwall - 10 £35,000 -
Redruth - 10 £35,000 -
East of England +40 9 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Hertfordshire +28 9 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Scotland 0 9 £61,500 -5.38% 2
Glasgow -4 9 £61,500 -5.38% 2
Surrey - 9 £46,500 -
Watford +14 8 £52,500 +16.66% 1
South Wales +5 8 £40,000 +10.34%
Wales +4 8 £40,000 +10.34%
Halifax - 8 £38,000 - 1
West Midlands -29 7 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Leeds +8 6 £37,500 -
Bridgend -1 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Warwick - 6 £50,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 6 £50,000 - 2
Bristol - 5 £27,500 -
City of London +39 3 £62,500 +13.63% 5
North West +8 3 £41,250 +22.22%
Leatherhead - 3 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £38,000 - 1
Cheshire +31 2 £41,250 -31.25%
Reading +16 2 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Berkshire +10 2 £45,000 -18.18% 1

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 290 (84.30%) SQL
2 250 (72.67%) Performance Tuning
3 218 (63.37%) SQL Server
4 135 (39.24%) Oracle
5 122 (35.47%) Microsoft
6 118 (34.30%) Windows
7 111 (32.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 106 (30.81%) T-SQL
9 105 (30.52%) Business Intelligence
10 100 (29.07%) ETL
10 100 (29.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 86 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
12 81 (23.55%) Finance
12 81 (23.55%) Oracle Database
13 76 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
13 76 (22.09%) Unix
14 74 (21.51%) MS Excel
15 67 (19.48%) Relational Database
16 66 (19.19%) PL/SQL
17 62 (18.02%) XML
18 61 (17.73%) High Availability
19 57 (16.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 56 (16.28%) Java
21 53 (15.41%) C#
22 50 (14.53%) SQL Server 2008
23 48 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
23 48 (13.95%) Banking
24 46 (13.37%) .NET
25 45 (13.08%) PostgreSQL
26 44 (12.79%) Linux

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 42 (12.21%) SharePoint
2 22 (6.40%) IIS
3 21 (6.10%) WebLogic
4 20 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (5.81%) MS Exchange
5 17 (4.94%) Apache Pig
6 10 (2.91%) GemFire
6 10 (2.91%) Oracle Coherence
7 8 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.74%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.16%) Apache
9 4 (1.16%) Node.js
9 4 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.58%) JCAPS
10 2 (0.58%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 74 (21.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (6.10%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (3.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.58%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.58%) SaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.14%) Firewall
2 27 (7.85%) SAN
3 20 (5.81%) VLAN
3 20 (5.81%) WAN
4 6 (1.74%) FTP
5 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.29%) NFC
5 1 (0.29%) RFID
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (63.37%) SQL Server
2 111 (32.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 100 (29.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 86 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 81 (23.55%) Oracle Database
6 67 (19.48%) Relational Database
7 57 (16.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 50 (14.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 45 (13.08%) PostgreSQL
10 37 (10.76%) Oracle Database 11g
11 36 (10.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 35 (10.17%) Big Data
13 34 (9.88%) SQL Server 2014
14 33 (9.59%) Hadoop
14 33 (9.59%) Oracle Database 10g
14 33 (9.59%) Oracle Database 12c
15 28 (8.14%) Data Mining
16 23 (6.69%) QlikView
17 21 (6.10%) RDBMS
18 19 (5.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (4.94%) JIRA
3 16 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
3 16 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (3.78%) Subversion
5 12 (3.49%) Git (software)
5 12 (3.49%) JUnit
5 12 (3.49%) Visual Studio
5 12 (3.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 10 (2.91%) Concordion
6 10 (2.91%) JBehave
6 10 (2.91%) Mockito
6 10 (2.91%) Toad
7 7 (2.03%) NUnit
8 2 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.58%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 81 (23.55%) Finance
2 48 (13.95%) Banking
3 20 (5.81%) Marketing
4 15 (4.36%) Advertising
5 11 (3.20%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.20%) Retail
6 4 (1.16%) Law
6 4 (1.16%) Legal
6 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.87%) Automotive
7 3 (0.87%) Electronics
7 3 (0.87%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (43.02%) Developer
2 127 (36.92%) DBA
3 66 (19.19%) SQL DBA
4 52 (15.12%) Administrator
5 50 (14.53%) SQL Developer
6 37 (10.76%) Oracle DBA
7 35 (10.17%) Oracle Developer
7 35 (10.17%) Senior DBA
8 29 (8.43%) SQL Server DBA
9 28 (8.14%) ETL Developer
10 27 (7.85%) Analyst
11 26 (7.56%) SSIS Developer
12 25 (7.27%) Senior Developer
13 24 (6.98%) Architect
13 24 (6.98%) C# Developer
14 23 (6.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 22 (6.40%) T-SQL Developer
16 21 (6.10%) .NET Developer
16 21 (6.10%) Analyst Developer
17 20 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (18.02%) XML
2 46 (13.37%) .NET
3 35 (10.17%) Web Services
4 22 (6.40%) jQuery
5 21 (6.10%) .NET Framework
6 20 (5.81%) ASP.NET
6 20 (5.81%) CSS
6 20 (5.81%) HTML
6 20 (5.81%) JSON
6 20 (5.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 19 (5.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (4.07%) JMS
10 12 (3.49%) AppFabric
10 12 (3.49%) Spring
10 12 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (3.49%) WCF
10 12 (3.49%) WF
10 12 (3.49%) WPF
11 11 (3.20%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (11.34%) Replication
3 27 (7.85%) Clustering
4 20 (5.81%) EPoS
4 20 (5.81%) EqualLogic
5 17 (4.94%) Data Integration
6 15 (4.36%) Mathematics
7 13 (3.78%) Client/Server
7 13 (3.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (3.20%) Visualisation
9 10 (2.91%) Market Risk
10 8 (2.33%) iPad
11 7 (2.03%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (2.03%) iPhone
12 6 (1.74%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.74%) N-Tier
13 5 (1.45%) Computer Science
14 4 (1.16%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.16%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.16%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 118 (34.30%) Windows
2 76 (22.09%) Unix
3 44 (12.79%) Linux
4 37 (10.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (10.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (5.81%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.87%) AIX
8 1 (0.29%) Debian
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (72.67%) Performance Tuning
2 105 (30.52%) Business Intelligence
3 100 (29.07%) ETL
4 76 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (17.73%) High Availability
6 43 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 43 (12.50%) Time Management
7 40 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 40 (11.63%) ITIL
7 40 (11.63%) Migration
8 38 (11.05%) TDD
9 37 (10.76%) Data Analysis
10 36 (10.47%) Capacity Planning
11 27 (7.85%) MapReduce
12 26 (7.56%) OO
13 25 (7.27%) SDLC
13 25 (7.27%) Unit Testing
14 24 (6.98%) Mentoring
15 23 (6.69%) Data Security
15 23 (6.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 290 (84.30%) SQL
2 106 (30.81%) T-SQL
3 66 (19.19%) PL/SQL
4 56 (16.28%) Java
5 53 (15.41%) C#
6 42 (12.21%) Shell Script
7 23 (6.69%) JavaScript
8 16 (4.65%) PowerShell
9 14 (4.07%) VBA
10 12 (3.49%) XAML
11 10 (2.91%) C
12 7 (2.03%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.16%) R
14 3 (0.87%) Korn
14 3 (0.87%) Perl
14 3 (0.87%) Python
15 2 (0.58%) AWK
15 2 (0.58%) C++
16 1 (0.29%) VB
16 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (10.17%) Degree
2 18 (5.23%) Oracle Certification
3 15 (4.36%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.36%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.78%) OCP
5 12 (3.49%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.30%) Data Quality
2 30 (8.72%) QA
3 23 (6.69%) SLA
4 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (10.17%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (6.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (5.81%) Active Directory
3 20 (5.81%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.20%) Oracle Clusterware
5 9 (2.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (2.03%) HDFS
7 1 (0.29%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 30 (8.72%) Data Guard
2 21 (6.10%) Foglight
2 21 (6.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 20 (5.81%) SCOM
4 11 (3.20%) Oracle Flashback
4 11 (3.20%) Oracle Statspack
5 10 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (2.62%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 135 (39.24%) Oracle
2 122 (35.47%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.14%) Cisco
4 27 (7.85%) Sybase
5 25 (7.27%) VMware
6 21 (6.10%) NetApp
6 21 (6.10%) Tableau
7 20 (5.81%) Dell
7 20 (5.81%) EMC
7 20 (5.81%) Fortinet
7 20 (5.81%) HP
7 20 (5.81%) Kaseya
7 20 (5.81%) Kaspersky
7 20 (5.81%) Veeam
7 20 (5.81%) WatchGuard
8 19 (5.52%) RedGate
9 13 (3.78%) Remedy
10 10 (2.91%) Cegedim Rx
10 10 (2.91%) IBM
11 9 (2.62%) Google
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year + fantastic package
Posted: Yesterday
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + £7200 car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
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City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package negotiable
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First Utility
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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First Utility
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Vivid Resourcing
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