The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Database Tuning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Database Tuning over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Performance Tuning
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 765 794
Rank change year-on-year -51 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 43 170 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 147 122
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  

Database Tuning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71582 86916 87623
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.15% 88.63% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59383 72761 71685
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Database Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Database Tuning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Database Tuning in England

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Database Tuning in England

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Tuning in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Tuning in England

Database Tuning
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
South East +54 23 £50,000 +7.52% 3
London -19 9 £54,250 -13.20% 2
Yorkshire +24 3 £39,000 -2.50%
North West -18 3 £47,500 +18.75%
South West +13 2 £46,250 +15.62%
East of England +32 1 £30,750 -18.00% 2
East Midlands +9 1 £30,500 -28.23%
North East +7 1 - -
Database Tuning
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 89 (89.00%) SQL
2 62 (62.00%) SQL Server
3 58 (58.00%) Performance Tuning
4 52 (52.00%) T-SQL
5 37 (37.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
7 33 (33.00%) Oracle
8 30 (30.00%) ETL
9 29 (29.00%) Oracle Database
10 25 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (22.00%) Database Security
13 21 (21.00%) High Availability
13 21 (21.00%) MS Excel
14 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (19.00%) Degree
15 19 (19.00%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (19.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (19.00%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (18.00%) PL/SQL
16 18 (18.00%) Computer Science
17 17 (17.00%) Capacity Planning
17 17 (17.00%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (17.00%) Replication
18 16 (16.00%) Web Services
19 15 (15.00%) Windows
19 15 (15.00%) Linux
20 14 (14.00%) Change Management
20 14 (14.00%) Finance
20 14 (14.00%) .NET

Database Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 11 (11.00%) IIS
2 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (21.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) Firewall
2 3 (3.00%) DNS
2 3 (3.00%) LAN
2 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.00%) FTP
4 1 (1.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.00%) NAS
4 1 (1.00%) SAN
4 1 (1.00%) VPN
4 1 (1.00%) WAN
4 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (62.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (37.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (29.00%) Oracle Database
4 25 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (19.00%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (14.00%) OLTP
8 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (11.00%) Relational Database
10 10 (10.00%) MongoDB
11 9 (9.00%) NoSQL
11 9 (9.00%) RDBMS
11 9 (9.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (7.00%) OLAP
12 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (7.00%) Oracle OLAP
13 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (6.00%) Oracle Exadata
13 6 (6.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 9 (9.00%) JIRA
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (3.00%) Subversion
6 1 (1.00%) Toad
6 1 (1.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Marketing
3 3 (3.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Advertising
5 1 (1.00%) Automotive
5 1 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Electronics
5 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (67.00%) DBA
2 43 (43.00%) SQL DBA
3 30 (30.00%) Administrator
4 27 (27.00%) Developer
5 22 (22.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 19 (19.00%) SQL Developer
7 15 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
8 11 (11.00%) Senior DBA
9 8 (8.00%) Senior SQL DBA
10 7 (7.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Developer
11 6 (6.00%) ETL Developer
11 6 (6.00%) Programmer
12 4 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL Developer
12 4 (4.00%) SSIS Developer
13 3 (3.00%) .NET Developer
13 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL Programmer
13 3 (3.00%) SQL Programmer
13 3 (3.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.00%) Web Services
2 14 (14.00%) .NET
3 7 (7.00%) XML
4 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.00%) CSS
5 4 (4.00%) HTML
6 3 (3.00%) MDX
6 3 (3.00%) MSMQ
7 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.00%) jQuery
7 2 (2.00%) Middleware
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.00%) WCF
8 1 (1.00%) AppFabric
8 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.00%) REST
8 1 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (18.00%) Computer Science
3 17 (17.00%) Replication
4 12 (12.00%) Clustering
5 11 (11.00%) Fintech
6 6 (6.00%) Client/Server
7 4 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.00%) CMDB
10 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.00%) Linux
1 15 (15.00%) Windows
2 13 (13.00%) Unix
3 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (58.00%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (30.00%) ETL
3 22 (22.00%) Database Security
4 21 (21.00%) High Availability
5 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (19.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (17.00%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (17.00%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (14.00%) Change Management
9 10 (10.00%) ITIL
9 10 (10.00%) Mathematics
9 10 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.00%) Capacity Management
11 8 (8.00%) Change Control
11 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (8.00%) SOA
12 7 (7.00%) Network Load Balancing
13 6 (6.00%) Data Integration
13 6 (6.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 89 (89.00%) SQL
2 52 (52.00%) T-SQL
3 18 (18.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (10.00%) C#
5 9 (9.00%) Java
5 9 (9.00%) Shell Script
5 9 (9.00%) VB
6 4 (4.00%) C++
6 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.00%) C
8 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.00%) VBA
9 1 (1.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Degree
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.00%) CCNP
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.00%) MCP
5 1 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (6.00%) QA
3 2 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.00%) SLA
4 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Failover Clustering
1 8 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (7.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 7 (7.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.00%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (33.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) RedGate
3 6 (6.00%) Tableau
4 4 (4.00%) EMC
4 4 (4.00%) HP
4 4 (4.00%) IBM
5 3 (3.00%) SAP
5 3 (3.00%) Sun
5 3 (3.00%) Teradata
6 2 (2.00%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.00%) RainStor
6 2 (2.00%) Siebel
7 1 (1.00%) Avaya
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos
7 1 (1.00%) Dell
7 1 (1.00%) NetApp
7 1 (1.00%) Remedy
7 1 (1.00%) Symantec
7 1 (1.00%) VMware
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