The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Engineer
Rank 102 122 113
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.055% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.058% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +35.48%
Database Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1326 1721 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.58% 94.40% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1340 1310
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Database Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Database Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Google App Engine
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Internet of Things
2 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) CRM

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Database Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft