The first table below looks at the demand for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 209 193 188
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 5 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.093% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 16
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4076 4262 3638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.89% 76.71% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3376 3599 3139
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the West Midlands region.

Database Tuning Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Database Tuning
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire +13 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
5 4 (44.44%) CRM
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (44.44%) Billing
5 4 (44.44%) Data Mart
5 4 (44.44%) Tableau
6 3 (33.33%) Replication
7 2 (22.22%) Clustering
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) DTS
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 2 (22.22%) UNIX
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) Data Mart
3 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (22.22%) DTS
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (11.11%) Informix
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
1 1 (11.11%) ProC
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) DBA
2 4 (44.44%) Report Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Server Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Reporting Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Database Security
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCDBA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Foglight
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Tableau
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) EMC