Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Performance Tuning
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 489 575 545
Rank change year-on-year +86 -30 +88
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 57 15 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.043% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.049% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 64 13 71
South East median annual salary £47,000 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.08% -7.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,120 £38,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% - +5.26%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26949 30583 37028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.48% 87.45% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22185 25384 30618
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Tuning in the South East

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Database Tuning in the South East

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Tuning in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Tuning in the South East

Database Tuning
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley - 26 £47,000 - 1
Hampshire - 17 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 14 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +6 13 £50,000 -2.44%
Buckinghamshire - 11 £47,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Database Tuning
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 50 (87.72%) SQL
2 38 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 33 (57.89%) Oracle
4 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 26 (45.61%) Oracle Database
6 24 (42.11%) Unix
7 20 (35.09%) Linux
7 20 (35.09%) T-SQL
8 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 17 (29.82%) Relational Database
9 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (29.82%) Replication
9 17 (29.82%) Java
9 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
10 15 (26.32%) PL/SQL
10 15 (26.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 14 (24.56%) Tableau
11 14 (24.56%) Analytics
11 14 (24.56%) QlikView
12 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (22.81%) Data Modelling
12 13 (22.81%) Oracle Exadata
12 13 (22.81%) High Availability
12 13 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (22.81%) Power BI
13 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
14 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (19.30%) Clustering

Database Tuning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (7.02%) Apache Pig
1 4 (7.02%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 26 (45.61%) Oracle Database
3 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 17 (29.82%) Relational Database
4 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (24.56%) QlikView
6 13 (22.81%) Oracle Exadata
6 13 (22.81%) Power BI
6 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (17.54%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (15.79%) RDBMS
10 7 (12.28%) OLTP
10 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (8.77%) Big Data
11 5 (8.77%) MySQL
11 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle APEX
1 9 (15.79%) Subversion
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (15.79%) Automotive
1 9 (15.79%) Publishing
1 9 (15.79%) Retail
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) DBA
2 23 (40.35%) Developer
3 22 (38.60%) Oracle DBA
4 16 (28.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 16 (28.07%) SQL Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Senior DBA
5 10 (17.54%) SQL BI Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Development DBA
6 9 (15.79%) Oracle Development DBA
6 9 (15.79%) SQL DBA
7 8 (14.04%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Senior SQL DBA
7 8 (14.04%) SSIS Developer
7 8 (14.04%) T-SQL Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Administrator
8 5 (8.77%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (8.77%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Business Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (8.77%) .NET
3 4 (7.02%) WSH
3 4 (7.02%) XML
4 2 (3.51%) MDX
4 2 (3.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Replication
2 13 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (19.30%) Clustering
4 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.77%) Client/Server
6 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Unix
2 20 (35.09%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (24.56%) Analytics
4 13 (22.81%) Data Modelling
4 13 (22.81%) High Availability
5 11 (19.30%) Database Security
6 10 (17.54%) Data Analytics
6 10 (17.54%) Logistics
7 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (15.79%) Server Building
7 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 9 (15.79%) Statistics
8 8 (14.04%) Change Control
9 7 (12.28%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (12.28%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (10.53%) Change Data Capture
10 6 (10.53%) Database Optimisation
10 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.77%) Data Architecture
11 5 (8.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (87.72%) SQL
2 20 (35.09%) T-SQL
3 17 (29.82%) Java
4 15 (26.32%) PL/SQL
5 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
6 9 (15.79%) Korn
7 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
8 6 (10.53%) VB
9 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
10 4 (7.02%) C
10 4 (7.02%) Python
10 4 (7.02%) VBScript
11 3 (5.26%) C#
12 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) Data Quality
1 4 (7.02%) QA
1 4 (7.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) Apache Flume
2 4 (7.02%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Data Guard
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (7.02%) Nagios
2 4 (7.02%) Oozie
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) Tableau
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.02%) Actian
4 4 (7.02%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) SAP