The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Database Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 220 261 316
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.059% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.061% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £76,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £34,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.17% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4823 6549 9938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.84% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 5843 8537
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Database Engineer in the job title.

Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Database Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Database Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Database Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Maven
5 5 (41.67%) JUnit
5 5 (41.67%) JDBC
5 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Migration
7 3 (25.00%) Back Office
7 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (25.00%) Release Management
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) DB2
4 2 (16.67%) MariaDB
5 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
1 5 (41.67%) JUnit
1 5 (41.67%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Back Office
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) JDBC
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) CentOS
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit
2 2 (16.67%) Microservices
2 2 (16.67%) OOP
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (16.67%) PHP 5
6 1 (8.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Sybase
3 2 (16.67%) Teradata