The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Engineer
Rank 307 309 305
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.048% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.052% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 9
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -13.33%
Database Engineer
London

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
9613 9633 10230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8403 8235 9203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 30 January 2015.

Database Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (54.55%) Advent
5 6 (54.55%) Time Management
5 6 (54.55%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 6 (54.55%) Advent Moxy
5 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) Citrix
5 6 (54.55%) Terminal Services
5 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
6 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
7 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (27.27%) Project Management
8 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (18.18%) VBA
9 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 2 (18.18%) C
9 2 (18.18%) OLTP
9 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (18.18%) Campaign Management
9 2 (18.18%) Marketing
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 6 (54.55%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) OLTP
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (54.55%) Time Management
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (18.18%) Campaign Management
6 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Database Security
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBA
3 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Advent
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle