Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Performance Tuning
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 331 340
Rank change year-on-year -27 +9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 16 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.078% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.088% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 26
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £36,000 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% - +11.11%

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

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 11821 10227 11778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.18% 88.39% 89.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9615 8552 9449
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,950
90th Percentile £63,750 £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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 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
Cheshire -19 9 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 4 - -
Manchester - 3 £50,000 -
Database Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (56.25%) Replication
6 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (37.50%) ETL
7 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (37.50%) High Availability
8 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (25.00%) Migration
9 4 (25.00%) .NET
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle
9 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (25.00%) DTS
9 4 (25.00%) Windows
9 4 (25.00%) Perfmon
9 4 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (25.00%) Change Control
9 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (25.00%) DTS
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (6.25%) Big Data
8 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
8 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DBA
2 7 (43.75%) Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Data Administrator
5 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Teradata DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) ETL
2 6 (37.50%) High Availability
3 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 4 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Database Security
6 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
7 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCDBA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (25.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Teradata
4 1 (6.25%) RainStor