The first table below looks at the demand for Database Tuning skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 31 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Performance Tuning
Rank - 167 173
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.028% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.034% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4058 2971 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.10% 83.27% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3219 2249 2348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Database Tuning
Yorkshire

Database Tuning
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Database Tuning Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Database Tuning Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Replication
3 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (66.67%) Database Security
4 4 (44.44%) Clustering
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (33.33%) Data Guard
5 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Streams
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) High Availability
7 1 (11.11%) WebLogic

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DBA
2 7 (77.78%) Administrator
3 6 (66.67%) SQL DBA
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (55.56%) Server Administrator
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Replication
2 4 (44.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (66.67%) Database Security
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) OCP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle