Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Performance Tuning
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 967 1029 935
Rank change year-on-year +62 -94 +89
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 184 183 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 144 132 254
England median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,675 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% - +11.11%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151850 160342 182990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.36% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 120745 134485 152252
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Database Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Database Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 66 £65,000 +30.00% 2
South East +80 56 £47,000 +1.08% 2
North of England -8 34 £45,000 -2.70%
East of England +13 28 £47,000 -14.55%
North West -2 24 £43,500 -3.33%
Yorkshire +15 10 £45,000 -5.26%
Midlands +33 6 £35,000 -7.89%
East Midlands +29 4 £35,000 -5.41%
West Midlands +8 2 £39,500 -21.00%
South West +8 1 £35,608 -
Database Tuning
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 164 (89.13%) SQL
2 142 (77.17%) Performance Tuning
3 124 (67.39%) SQL Server
4 86 (46.74%) Oracle
5 78 (42.39%) Data Warehouse
6 76 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 73 (39.67%) ETL
8 71 (38.59%) Oracle Database
9 64 (34.78%) Replication
10 56 (30.43%) T-SQL
11 53 (28.80%) PL/SQL
12 52 (28.26%) Microsoft
12 52 (28.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 49 (26.63%) Business Intelligence
13 49 (26.63%) Kimball Methodology
14 47 (25.54%) Relational Database
14 47 (25.54%) ETL Development
15 44 (23.91%) Web Services
16 43 (23.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 42 (22.83%) Linux
18 41 (22.28%) MySQL
19 40 (21.74%) XML
19 40 (21.74%) Unix
20 39 (21.20%) SQL Server 2012
21 37 (20.11%) SQL Server 2014
22 36 (19.57%) Java
23 35 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
23 35 (19.02%) Data Modelling
23 35 (19.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
24 34 (18.48%) High Availability

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 (5.98%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.43%) IIS
3 6 (3.26%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.72%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.17%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.17%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.63%) SAS
7 2 (1.09%) Confluence
7 2 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.09%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.09%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.89%) Amazon S3
2 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.72%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.54%) IaaS
4 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.50%) Firewall
2 14 (7.61%) DNS
3 11 (5.98%) SAN
4 9 (4.89%) HTTP
4 9 (4.89%) LAN
4 9 (4.89%) VLAN
5 3 (1.63%) Internet
6 2 (1.09%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (67.39%) SQL Server
2 78 (42.39%) Data Warehouse
3 76 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (38.59%) Oracle Database
5 52 (28.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 47 (25.54%) Relational Database
7 43 (23.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 41 (22.28%) MySQL
9 39 (21.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 37 (20.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 32 (17.39%) OLTP
11 32 (17.39%) Power BI
12 31 (16.85%) Oracle Database 12c
13 30 (16.30%) OLAP
14 29 (15.76%) Oracle Database 11g
15 26 (14.13%) DB2
15 26 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
16 25 (13.59%) Oracle OLAP
17 23 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
18 21 (11.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (9.78%) Subversion
3 17 (9.24%) JIRA
4 12 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.52%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (5.43%) Visual Studio
6 9 (4.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.72%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.09%) PeopleTools
9 1 (0.54%) JUnit
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (7.07%) Banking
2 12 (6.52%) Automotive
2 12 (6.52%) Publishing
2 12 (6.52%) Retail
3 11 (5.98%) Finance
4 3 (1.63%) Front Office
4 3 (1.63%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 90 (48.91%) Developer
2 79 (42.93%) DBA
3 46 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 41 (22.28%) Oracle DBA
5 36 (19.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 32 (17.39%) Administrator
7 30 (16.30%) Oracle Developer
8 29 (15.76%) SQL DBA
9 27 (14.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 25 (13.59%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
11 18 (9.78%) Senior DBA
12 16 (8.70%) PL/SQL Developer
13 15 (8.15%) Senior SQL DBA
13 15 (8.15%) SQL BI Developer
13 15 (8.15%) SSIS Developer
14 12 (6.52%) Development DBA
14 12 (6.52%) Microsoft BI Developer
14 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Developer
14 12 (6.52%) Oracle Development DBA
15 9 (4.89%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.91%) Web Services
2 40 (21.74%) XML
3 35 (19.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 28 (15.22%) .NET
5 21 (11.41%) MDX
6 17 (9.24%) REST
7 16 (8.70%) SOAP
8 9 (4.89%) JDBC
9 4 (2.17%) JSON
9 4 (2.17%) WSH
10 2 (1.09%) EDI
10 2 (1.09%) RESTful
11 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.54%) CSS
11 1 (0.54%) HTML
11 1 (0.54%) J2SE
11 1 (0.54%) Lucene
11 1 (0.54%) Middleware
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 64 (34.78%) Replication
2 21 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.15%) Clustering
4 12 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.89%) iSeries
5 9 (4.89%) PMI
5 9 (4.89%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.72%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.09%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.09%) User Experience
7 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.54%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.54%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.54%) Life Science
8 1 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.83%) Linux
2 40 (21.74%) Unix
3 25 (13.59%) Windows
4 9 (4.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (77.17%) Performance Tuning
2 73 (39.67%) ETL
3 49 (26.63%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (26.63%) Kimball Methodology
4 47 (25.54%) ETL Development
5 35 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (19.02%) Data Modelling
6 34 (18.48%) High Availability
7 25 (13.59%) Data Transformation
7 25 (13.59%) Dimensional Modelling
8 24 (13.04%) Database Security
9 22 (11.96%) Unit Testing
10 20 (10.87%) Analytics
10 20 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (10.33%) Capacity Planning
12 17 (9.24%) Performance Monitoring
13 16 (8.70%) Inmon Methodology
14 15 (8.15%) Data Analytics
14 15 (8.15%) Proactive Monitoring
15 14 (7.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 164 (89.13%) SQL
2 56 (30.43%) T-SQL
3 53 (28.80%) PL/SQL
4 36 (19.57%) Java
5 31 (16.85%) PowerShell
6 23 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 16 (8.70%) VBA
8 15 (8.15%) Python
9 12 (6.52%) Korn
10 10 (5.43%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.89%) Jython
12 7 (3.80%) VB
13 5 (2.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 5 (2.72%) JavaScript
14 4 (2.17%) C
14 4 (2.17%) C#
14 4 (2.17%) VBScript
15 3 (1.63%) VB.NET
16 2 (1.09%) COBOL
16 2 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (10.87%) Degree
2 9 (4.89%) PMI Certification
2 9 (4.89%) PMP
3 7 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.63%) OCP
4 3 (1.63%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.54%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 9 (4.89%) ISO 9001
3 7 (3.80%) QA
4 6 (3.26%) SLA
5 4 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.54%) MiFID
System Software
1 24 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.17%) Apache Flume
2 4 (2.17%) HDFS
3 3 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (9.78%) Data Guard
1 18 (9.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (9.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (5.43%) Ansible
4 9 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.89%) Puppet
5 5 (2.72%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (2.17%) Nagios
6 4 (2.17%) Oozie
6 4 (2.17%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.54%) Packer
Vendors
1 86 (46.74%) Oracle
2 52 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.78%) IBM
4 16 (8.70%) Cognos
4 16 (8.70%) Tableau
5 15 (8.15%) SAP
6 9 (4.89%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.17%) Actian
7 4 (2.17%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.63%) EXASOL
9 2 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.09%) Sybase
10 1 (0.54%) Attivio
10 1 (0.54%) Google
10 1 (0.54%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.54%) Informatica
10 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.54%) Siebel
10 1 (0.54%) Teradata
10 1 (0.54%) VMware