The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Performance Tuning
Rank 206 206 183
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 23 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.22% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 14
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £43,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +6.06%
Database Tuning
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4945 4186 3553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.86% 82.73% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3569 2861
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Tuning across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Database Tuning Salary Histogram 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 11 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
(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 +1 19 £52,500 +5.00%
Birmingham -5 1 £47,000 -1.05%
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
Database Tuning
England

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 29 (90.63%) Oracle
2 29 (90.63%) T-SQL
2 29 (90.63%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (87.50%) Windows
3 28 (87.50%) PL/SQL
3 28 (87.50%) QlikView
3 28 (87.50%) Data Mart
3 28 (87.50%) Data Analysis
3 28 (87.50%) Tableau
3 28 (87.50%) Data Quality
3 28 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
4 26 (81.25%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
6 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Database Security
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (87.50%) Data Mart
2 28 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (87.50%) QlikView
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) DTS
4 1 (3.13%) Informix
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Toad
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 28 (87.50%) Analyst
2 28 (87.50%) Analyst Developer
2 28 (87.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 28 (87.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 24 (75.00%) SQL Developer
4 23 (71.88%) Oracle Analyst
4 23 (71.88%) Oracle BI Developer
4 23 (71.88%) Oracle Developer
4 23 (71.88%) SQL Analyst
4 23 (71.88%) SQL BI Developer
4 23 (71.88%) T-SQL Developer
5 3 (9.38%) DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Clustering
1 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (87.50%) Data Analysis
2 28 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.13%) Database Security
3 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.13%) ETL
3 1 (3.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) T-SQL
2 28 (87.50%) PL/SQL
3 26 (81.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (87.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.13%) Foglight
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Oracle
2 28 (87.50%) Tableau
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft