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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 746 781 752
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -29
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 189 156 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 142 137 140
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £43,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +6.06%

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
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average 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 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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 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 +59 187 £50,000 - 11
London +32 90 £57,250 +4.09% 6
South East +31 43 £41,500 -7.77% 2
West Midlands 0 23 £52,500 +23.52%
Warwickshire +1 19 £52,500 +5.00%
Warwick -7 19 £52,500 +5.00%
Oxfordshire - 18 £41,000 - 1
Yorkshire +14 11 £50,000 +33.33%
Berkshire -1 11 £60,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire +1 10 £50,000 +33.33%
Surrey -2 9 £41,500 -7.77%
South West -17 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Leeds +8 8 £50,000 +33.33%
Redruth 0 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cornwall -5 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
North West +13 7 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Cheshire +24 6 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Warrington +10 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Oxford - 5 £41,000 -
Lewes - 4 £36,500 - 1
East Sussex - 4 £36,500 - 1
City of London +46 3 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Slough +1 3 £60,000 +14.28%
Banbury - 3 £40,000 - 1
East of England - 3 £39,500 -
Halifax - 2 £42,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £72,500 -
Reading - 2 £31,250 -
Hampshire +21 1 £55,000 +100.00%
South Yorkshire +11 1 - -

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 313 (79.04%) SQL
2 267 (67.42%) SQL Server
3 241 (60.86%) Performance Tuning
4 165 (41.67%) Oracle
5 139 (35.10%) T-SQL
6 137 (34.60%) Microsoft
7 133 (33.59%) Business Intelligence
8 127 (32.07%) Windows
9 125 (31.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 102 (25.76%) ETL
11 97 (24.49%) Oracle Database
12 94 (23.74%) Analytical Skills
12 94 (23.74%) Data Warehouse
13 91 (22.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 82 (20.71%) MS Excel
15 80 (20.20%) PL/SQL
15 80 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
16 79 (19.95%) Finance
16 79 (19.95%) Linux
16 79 (19.95%) Relational Database
17 78 (19.70%) Unix
18 77 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
19 74 (18.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 70 (17.68%) Replication
21 60 (15.15%) Banking
22 57 (14.39%) C#
22 57 (14.39%) High Availability
23 52 (13.13%) RDBMS
24 50 (12.63%) Clustering
25 49 (12.37%) PostgreSQL

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.54%) IIS
3 8 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.02%) Node.js
3 8 (2.02%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.01%) Apache
4 4 (1.01%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.76%) JCAPS
6 1 (0.25%) GemFire
6 1 (0.25%) Liferay
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 82 (20.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.53%) SPSS
3 3 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.52%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.76%) SaaS
5 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.78%) SAN
2 10 (2.53%) FTP
3 8 (2.02%) Firewall
3 8 (2.02%) VLAN
3 8 (2.02%) WAN
4 4 (1.01%) Internet
5 3 (0.76%) Broadband
5 3 (0.76%) DHCP
5 3 (0.76%) DNS
5 3 (0.76%) HTTP
5 3 (0.76%) IMAP
5 3 (0.76%) Skype
5 3 (0.76%) SMTP
5 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.76%) VPN
6 2 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.25%) NFC
7 1 (0.25%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (67.42%) SQL Server
2 125 (31.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 97 (24.49%) Oracle Database
4 94 (23.74%) Data Warehouse
5 91 (22.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 79 (19.95%) Relational Database
7 77 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 74 (18.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 52 (13.13%) RDBMS
10 49 (12.37%) PostgreSQL
10 49 (12.37%) SQL Server 2014
11 48 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 37 (9.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 37 (9.34%) Oracle Database 11g
13 30 (7.58%) MySQL
14 29 (7.32%) QlikView
15 28 (7.07%) Data Mart
16 27 (6.82%) Oracle Database 12c
17 26 (6.57%) Big Data
17 26 (6.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (5.30%) Toad
3 15 (3.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (3.54%) Visual Studio
5 13 (3.28%) JIRA
6 12 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (2.53%) Subversion
8 8 (2.02%) JUnit
9 7 (1.77%) NUnit
10 6 (1.52%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.01%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 3 (0.76%) ERwin
12 3 (0.76%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.76%) WiX
13 1 (0.25%) Concordion
13 1 (0.25%) JBehave
13 1 (0.25%) Mockito
General
1 79 (19.95%) Finance
2 60 (15.15%) Banking
3 23 (5.81%) Retail
4 19 (4.80%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.55%) Marketing
6 12 (3.03%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.78%) Advertising
7 11 (2.78%) Legal
8 9 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.02%) Electronics
9 8 (2.02%) Front Office
10 7 (1.77%) Automotive
10 7 (1.77%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 158 (39.90%) DBA
2 157 (39.65%) Developer
3 86 (21.72%) SQL DBA
4 85 (21.46%) SQL Developer
5 65 (16.41%) Administrator
5 65 (16.41%) Architect
6 56 (14.14%) Oracle DBA
7 55 (13.89%) SQL Server DBA
8 43 (10.86%) Oracle Developer
9 42 (10.61%) Analyst
9 42 (10.61%) Data Architect
10 38 (9.60%) Database Architect
11 37 (9.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 37 (9.34%) T-SQL Developer
12 35 (8.84%) Analyst Developer
13 31 (7.83%) Senior DBA
13 31 (7.83%) SQL Analyst
14 28 (7.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 28 (7.07%) SQL BI Developer
15 25 (6.31%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.12%) .NET
2 37 (9.34%) Web Services
3 35 (8.84%) XML
4 26 (6.57%) ASP.NET
5 23 (5.81%) CSS
6 22 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 22 (5.56%) jQuery
7 20 (5.05%) HTML
8 18 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (2.78%) RESTful
9 11 (2.78%) WCF
10 10 (2.53%) AngularJS
10 10 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (2.53%) CSS3
10 10 (2.53%) HTML5
11 9 (2.27%) JMS
11 9 (2.27%) LINQ
11 9 (2.27%) MDX
12 8 (2.02%) JSON
12 8 (2.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 94 (23.74%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (17.68%) Replication
3 50 (12.63%) Clustering
4 19 (4.80%) Client/Server
5 18 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.54%) Data Integration
7 12 (3.03%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.78%) Data Structures
9 10 (2.53%) Visualisation
10 8 (2.02%) EPoS
10 8 (2.02%) EqualLogic
10 8 (2.02%) iPad
11 7 (1.77%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (1.77%) iPhone
11 7 (1.77%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.52%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.26%) Market Risk
13 5 (1.26%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 127 (32.07%) Windows
2 79 (19.95%) Linux
3 78 (19.70%) Unix
4 20 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (3.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (3.03%) Windows Server
8 8 (2.02%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.01%) Android
9 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.76%) AIX
11 2 (0.51%) Solaris
12 1 (0.25%) Debian
12 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (60.86%) Performance Tuning
2 133 (33.59%) Business Intelligence
3 102 (25.76%) ETL
4 80 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (14.39%) High Availability
6 48 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 45 (11.36%) Data Modelling
8 42 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
9 41 (10.35%) Database Security
10 36 (9.09%) Data Analysis
11 33 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 33 (8.33%) SOA
12 31 (7.83%) SDLC
13 30 (7.58%) ITIL
13 30 (7.58%) Migration
14 28 (7.07%) Change Control
15 27 (6.82%) Data Architecture
15 27 (6.82%) Data Protection
16 24 (6.06%) Time Management
16 24 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 313 (79.04%) SQL
2 139 (35.10%) T-SQL
3 80 (20.20%) PL/SQL
4 57 (14.39%) C#
5 41 (10.35%) Shell Script
6 40 (10.10%) Java
7 22 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 19 (4.80%) Bash Shell
9 17 (4.29%) C
10 9 (2.27%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.02%) XAML
12 7 (1.77%) VBA
13 4 (1.01%) Perl
13 4 (1.01%) VB
13 4 (1.01%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.76%) C++
14 3 (0.76%) Korn
14 3 (0.76%) PHP
14 3 (0.76%) Python
14 3 (0.76%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 38 (9.60%) Degree
2 23 (5.81%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.02%) OCP
5 7 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.77%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.26%) MCITP
7 4 (1.01%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.62%) Data Quality
2 28 (7.07%) QA
3 8 (2.02%) SLA
4 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (7.58%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.25%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 21 (5.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (5.05%) Data Guard
3 11 (2.78%) Foglight
4 8 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (2.02%) SCOM
5 4 (1.01%) HAProxy
6 3 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 165 (41.67%) Oracle
2 137 (34.60%) Microsoft
3 32 (8.08%) Tableau
4 21 (5.30%) IBM
5 19 (4.80%) Netezza
6 17 (4.29%) Sybase
7 13 (3.28%) Informatica
7 13 (3.28%) Red Gate
8 12 (3.03%) SAP
9 11 (2.78%) NetApp
10 10 (2.53%) VMware
11 9 (2.27%) HP
11 9 (2.27%) RainStor
11 9 (2.27%) Teradata
12 8 (2.02%) Dell
12 8 (2.02%) Fortinet
12 8 (2.02%) Kaseya
12 8 (2.02%) Kaspersky
12 8 (2.02%) Veeam
12 8 (2.02%) WatchGuard
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