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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Performance Tuning
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 784 764 802
Rank change year-on-year -20 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 81 150 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53 112 118
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% +25.00%  

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 74950 82225 90350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.98% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60667 69603 74699
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
London -9 33 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South East +58 28 £47,000 +1.07%
East of England -15 9 £47,000 -10.47%
North West -29 9 £36,000 -15.29% 2
East Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
West Midlands +3 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire -16 3 £45,000 - 1
South West -13 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Database Tuning
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 104 (85.25%) SQL
2 84 (68.85%) Performance Tuning
3 64 (52.46%) SQL Server
4 55 (45.08%) Oracle
5 48 (39.34%) Oracle Database
6 39 (31.97%) PL/SQL
7 37 (30.33%) ETL
8 34 (27.87%) Replication
8 34 (27.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (27.87%) Relational Database
9 33 (27.05%) T-SQL
9 33 (27.05%) Java
10 32 (26.23%) Unix
10 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
10 32 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 31 (25.41%) Linux
12 29 (23.77%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (22.95%) Windows
13 28 (22.95%) Database Security
14 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (20.49%) Capacity Planning
16 21 (17.21%) RDBMS
17 19 (15.57%) XML
18 18 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
18 18 (14.75%) Oracle RMAN
18 18 (14.75%) Migration
18 18 (14.75%) Oracle Database 11g
18 18 (14.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 18 (14.75%) Degree
18 18 (14.75%) Performance Monitoring

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 13 (10.66%) IIS
2 7 (5.74%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.10%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.46%) Apache
5 3 (2.46%) Eucalyptus
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.46%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.20%) Amazon S3
3 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.38%) Firewall
1 9 (7.38%) LAN
2 8 (6.56%) SAN
3 7 (5.74%) HTTP
3 7 (5.74%) VLAN
4 4 (3.28%) DNS
5 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.82%) FTP
6 1 (0.82%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.82%) NAS
6 1 (0.82%) VPN
6 1 (0.82%) WAN
6 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (52.46%) SQL Server
2 48 (39.34%) Oracle Database
3 34 (27.87%) Relational Database
3 34 (27.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (23.77%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (17.21%) RDBMS
7 18 (14.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (14.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (13.93%) Oracle Exadata
8 17 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (13.11%) MySQL
9 16 (13.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (12.30%) Oracle Database 12c
11 14 (11.48%) DB2
11 14 (11.48%) OLAP
11 14 (11.48%) OLTP
11 14 (11.48%) Oracle OLAP
12 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (9.02%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Subversion
2 14 (11.48%) JIRA
2 14 (11.48%) Visual Studio
3 12 (9.84%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (8.20%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (6.56%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (5.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.82%) Toad
7 1 (0.82%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 9 (7.38%) Automotive
1 9 (7.38%) Publishing
1 9 (7.38%) Retail
2 7 (5.74%) Finance
3 5 (4.10%) Banking
3 5 (4.10%) Marketing
4 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.82%) Electronics
5 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (50.82%) DBA
2 36 (29.51%) Developer
3 35 (28.69%) Administrator
4 33 (27.05%) SQL DBA
5 26 (21.31%) Oracle DBA
6 25 (20.49%) SQL Developer
7 18 (14.75%) Senior DBA
8 17 (13.93%) Senior SQL DBA
9 16 (13.11%) Oracle Developer
10 12 (9.84%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 12 (9.84%) PL/SQL Developer
11 10 (8.20%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
12 9 (7.38%) Development DBA
12 9 (7.38%) Oracle Development DBA
12 9 (7.38%) Programmer
13 8 (6.56%) ETL Developer
13 8 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
14 7 (5.74%) SQL Server DBA
14 7 (5.74%) SSIS Developer
15 6 (4.92%) PL/SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.57%) XML
2 17 (13.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 17 (13.93%) Web Services
3 15 (12.30%) .NET
4 7 (5.74%) JDBC
5 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.28%) MDX
6 3 (2.46%) CSS
6 3 (2.46%) HTML
6 3 (2.46%) LAMP
6 3 (2.46%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (2.46%) MSMQ
7 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.64%) jQuery
7 2 (1.64%) WSH
8 1 (0.82%) AppFabric
8 1 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.87%) Replication
2 17 (13.93%) Clustering
3 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.38%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.74%) iSeries
5 7 (5.74%) PMI
5 7 (5.74%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.28%) HACMP
8 3 (2.46%) Fintech
8 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.46%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.82%) CMDB
9 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.82%) NHS
9 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.23%) Unix
2 31 (25.41%) Linux
3 28 (22.95%) Windows
4 7 (5.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.46%) CentOS
5 3 (2.46%) Debian
5 3 (2.46%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.64%) Solaris
6 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (68.85%) Performance Tuning
2 37 (30.33%) ETL
3 28 (22.95%) Database Security
4 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (20.49%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (14.75%) Migration
6 18 (14.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 16 (13.11%) Kimball Methodology
8 15 (12.30%) ETL Development
9 14 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (11.48%) Change Control
10 12 (9.84%) High Availability
11 11 (9.02%) Analytics
11 11 (9.02%) Capacity Management
11 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
11 11 (9.02%) DevOps
12 10 (8.20%) Change Management
12 10 (8.20%) Data Transformation
12 10 (8.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 104 (85.25%) SQL
2 39 (31.97%) PL/SQL
3 33 (27.05%) Java
3 33 (27.05%) T-SQL
4 14 (11.48%) Shell Script
5 10 (8.20%) C#
6 9 (7.38%) Korn
6 9 (7.38%) VB
7 7 (5.74%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.74%) Jython
7 7 (5.74%) Python
8 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.28%) C++
9 4 (3.28%) Dart
9 4 (3.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.46%) C
10 3 (2.46%) Perl
11 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (14.75%) Degree
2 7 (5.74%) PMI Certification
2 7 (5.74%) PMP
3 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.64%) MCSA
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) CCNP
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.82%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (7.38%) Data Quality
3 7 (5.74%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.64%) SLA
5 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 16 (13.11%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.46%) Docker
3 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (14.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 17 (13.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (10.66%) Data Guard
4 10 (8.20%) Ansible
4 10 (8.20%) Puppet
5 7 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 4 (3.28%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (3.28%) Perfmon
7 4 (3.28%) Tivoli
7 4 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (2.46%) Grafana
8 3 (2.46%) Icinga
8 3 (2.46%) Nagios
9 1 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 55 (45.08%) Oracle
2 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.74%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.28%) EMC
4 4 (3.28%) HP
5 3 (2.46%) IBM
5 3 (2.46%) Juniper
5 3 (2.46%) SAP
5 3 (2.46%) Sun
5 3 (2.46%) Tableau
6 2 (1.64%) Actian
6 2 (1.64%) Teradata
7 1 (0.82%) Attivio
7 1 (0.82%) Avaya
7 1 (0.82%) Google
7 1 (0.82%) NetApp
7 1 (0.82%) RainStor
7 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.82%) Symantec
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