Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Performance Tuning
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 349 339 321
Rank change year-on-year -10 -18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 18 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 26
North West median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -21.30%
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,800 £33,750
90th Percentile £53,125 £56,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,412 11,178 10,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.27% 90.38% 88.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9,085 9,344 8,820
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Database Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Database Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Database Tuning in the North West

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Database Tuning in the North West

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Tuning in the North West over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Database Tuning in the North West

Database Tuning
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Cheshire -29 10 £47,500 +53.23% 1
Manchester +4 7 £30,000 -40.00%
Merseyside +22 1 £27,500 -38.89% 1
Database Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 11 (61.11%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) MySQL
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) ETL
4 7 (38.89%) Replication
4 7 (38.89%) High Availability
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 3 (16.67%) Unix
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) Teradata
8 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
8 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (11.11%) Security Patching
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (11.11%) Galera Cluster
9 2 (11.11%) Percona
9 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g

Database Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) MySQL
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.11%) OLTP
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
8 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
8 1 (5.56%) OLAP
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) DBA
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Senior DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Senior MySQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Teradata DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Database Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Database Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning DBA
5 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (38.89%) ETL
2 7 (38.89%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (11.11%) Security Patching
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Task Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Teradata
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Percona