Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Performance Tuning
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 207 238
Rank change year-on-year -13 +31 +6
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 3 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.053% 0.17% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.19% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 - -
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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5097 4751 5852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.82% 91.40% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3246 2882 3705
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
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 Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Tuning in Scotland

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Database Tuning in Scotland

Database Tuning
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 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
Glasgow -15 2 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £41,500 -
Database Tuning
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) MiFID
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

Database Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Scala Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Scala Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2SE
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase