The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Performance Tuning
UK
Rank 811 763 799
Rank change year-on-year -48 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Database Tuning 38 183 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 156 126
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -7.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £63,750
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74564 90782 91624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.03% 88.50% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61277 75155 74101
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Database Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Database Tuning
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Database Tuning in the UK

Database Tuning
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Tuning over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Tuning in the UK

Database Tuning
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Tuning within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -40 37 £50,000 +6.38% 8
South East +56 20 £50,000 +7.52% 2
Surrey +41 8 £50,000 +7.52% 1
London -4 8 £53,500 -14.40% 2
Berkshire +30 7 £60,000 -14.28% 1
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Reading +41 4 - - 1
Hampshire +23 4 £40,000 -0.62%
West Yorkshire +24 3 £39,000 -2.50%
Yorkshire +23 3 £39,000 -2.50%
Bracknell +11 3 £60,000 -17.24%
North West -21 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Woking - 3 £60,000 - 1
Manchester - 2 £55,000 -
Andover - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +48 1 £53,500 -14.40%
Glasgow +15 1 £41,000 -33.33% 1
Lewes +14 1 £40,000 +11.11%
Tyne and Wear +12 1 - -
Scotland +9 1 £41,000 -33.33% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 1 - -
East Sussex +5 1 £40,000 +11.11%
East Midlands +4 1 £30,500 -28.23%
Gloucestershire +3 1 £62,500 +145.09%
North East +2 1 - -
South West +2 1 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Halifax -2 1 £35,000 -7.89%
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
Bradford - 1 £39,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £30,500 -

Database Tuning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 with a requirement for Database Tuning.

1 95 (89.62%) SQL
2 65 (61.32%) SQL Server
3 63 (59.43%) Performance Tuning
4 54 (50.94%) T-SQL
5 40 (37.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (35.85%) Oracle
6 38 (35.85%) Microsoft
7 32 (30.19%) ETL
8 31 (29.25%) Oracle Database
9 27 (25.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (23.58%) High Availability
11 24 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (20.75%) Database Security
12 22 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (19.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (19.81%) MS Excel
14 20 (18.87%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (18.87%) Degree
15 19 (17.92%) Computer Science
15 19 (17.92%) Replication
15 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
17 17 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (16.04%) Linux
17 17 (16.04%) PL/SQL
17 17 (16.04%) Web Services
18 16 (15.09%) Capacity Planning
19 15 (14.15%) Clustering
19 15 (14.15%) Windows
19 15 (14.15%) OLTP

Database Tuning
Top Related IT Skills 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 11 (10.38%) IIS
2 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (19.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.89%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Firewall
2 4 (3.77%) DNS
3 3 (2.83%) LAN
4 2 (1.89%) Internet
4 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.94%) FTP
5 1 (0.94%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.94%) NAS
5 1 (0.94%) SAN
5 1 (0.94%) VPN
5 1 (0.94%) WAN
5 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (61.32%) SQL Server
2 40 (37.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (29.25%) Oracle Database
4 27 (25.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (22.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (18.87%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (14.15%) OLTP
8 15 (14.15%) Relational Database
9 12 (11.32%) MongoDB
9 12 (11.32%) RDBMS
10 11 (10.38%) NoSQL
11 9 (8.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (7.55%) OLAP
12 8 (7.55%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (6.60%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (5.66%) Oracle Exadata
14 6 (5.66%) VLDB
15 5 (4.72%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (8.49%) JIRA
2 7 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.89%) Subversion
8 1 (0.94%) JUnit
8 1 (0.94%) Toad
8 1 (0.94%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 14 (13.21%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Marketing
3 3 (2.83%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Automotive
5 1 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (66.98%) DBA
2 43 (40.57%) SQL DBA
3 36 (33.96%) Administrator
4 29 (27.36%) Developer
5 21 (19.81%) SQL Server DBA
6 20 (18.87%) SQL Developer
7 18 (16.98%) Oracle DBA
8 10 (9.43%) Senior DBA
9 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 7 (6.60%) Senior SQL DBA
9 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Developer
10 6 (5.66%) ETL Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Programmer
11 5 (4.72%) SSIS Developer
12 4 (3.77%) T-SQL Developer
13 3 (2.83%) Analyst
13 3 (2.83%) Analyst Programmer
13 3 (2.83%) Junior
13 3 (2.83%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) Web Services
2 14 (13.21%) .NET
3 6 (5.66%) XML
4 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.83%) CSS
5 3 (2.83%) HTML
5 3 (2.83%) MDX
5 3 (2.83%) MSMQ
6 2 (1.89%) JDBC
6 2 (1.89%) Middleware
6 2 (1.89%) ODBC
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.89%) REST
6 2 (1.89%) SOAP
6 2 (1.89%) WCF
7 1 (0.94%) AppFabric
7 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (17.92%) Computer Science
2 19 (17.92%) Replication
3 15 (14.15%) Clustering
4 11 (10.38%) Fintech
5 5 (4.72%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.89%) Digital TV
8 2 (1.89%) iDTV
9 1 (0.94%) CMDB
9 1 (0.94%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.04%) Linux
2 15 (14.15%) Windows
3 13 (12.26%) Unix
4 4 (3.77%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (59.43%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (30.19%) ETL
3 25 (23.58%) High Availability
4 22 (20.75%) Database Security
5 21 (19.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (15.09%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (12.26%) Change Management
10 10 (9.43%) ITIL
10 10 (9.43%) Mathematics
11 9 (8.49%) Capacity Management
11 9 (8.49%) Unit Testing
12 8 (7.55%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.55%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (6.60%) Change Control
13 7 (6.60%) Migration
13 7 (6.60%) Performance Optimisation
13 7 (6.60%) SOA
14 6 (5.66%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 95 (89.62%) SQL
2 54 (50.94%) T-SQL
3 17 (16.04%) PL/SQL
4 11 (10.38%) Shell Script
5 9 (8.49%) C#
5 9 (8.49%) Java
6 8 (7.55%) VB
7 4 (3.77%) C++
7 4 (3.77%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.83%) C
8 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.89%) Perl
9 2 (1.89%) Python
9 2 (1.89%) VBA
10 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (18.87%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.94%) CCNP
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.94%) MCSA
5 1 (0.94%) OCA
5 1 (0.94%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (5.66%) QA
3 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.89%) SLA
4 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (9.43%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) Failover Clustering
1 8 (7.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (6.60%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.89%) Puppet
4 1 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.94%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 38 (35.85%) Microsoft
1 38 (35.85%) Oracle
2 7 (6.60%) Tableau
3 6 (5.66%) RedGate
4 5 (4.72%) IBM
5 4 (3.77%) EMC
5 4 (3.77%) HP
5 4 (3.77%) SAP
5 4 (3.77%) Sun
6 3 (2.83%) Teradata
6 3 (2.83%) VMware
7 2 (1.89%) Cognos
7 2 (1.89%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.89%) RainStor
7 2 (1.89%) Siebel
7 2 (1.89%) Sybase
8 1 (0.94%) Avaya
8 1 (0.94%) NetApp
8 1 (0.94%) Remedy
8 1 (0.94%) Symantec
East Anglia
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Norfolk
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £45,000 £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 6 days ago