The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Performance Tuning
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 92 97
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.49% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.59% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 746 1009 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.16% 81.90% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 640 851 862
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,900 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Database Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Database Tuning
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Database Tuning in South Wales